SURVEY FINDINGS

Medela and Mamava are committed to helping moms successfully feed their babies breast milk, and to do so for as long as they choose. We are also focused on deeply understanding and sharing the experiences of working, breastfeeding moms. We use these important insights in many ways, including to champion improvements for women and to offer guidance for employers to help them better support their breastfeeding and pumping employees.

 

Please find information below from surveys we have conducted with working mamas who shared their thoughts and feedback on the working + breast milk feeding experience.

 

What Happened to Moms in the Workplace?

We asked more than 3,100 new and expecting moms about the impacts of the pandemic on their work.

 

What Happened to Moms in the Workplace

Dates: survey conducted in September 2021

Respondents: 3,189 working parents who already have children or are pregnant

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Breastfeeding and Work in a Post-COVID World

We asked nearly 1,400 new and expecting moms about breastfeeding and work.

 

Breastfeeding and Work in a Post-COVID World

Dates: survey conducted in May and June 2020

Respondents: 1,389 working moms who are, or plan to, feed their baby breast milk.

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Working Moms want better Breastfeeding Support from their Employer

We asked more than 2,000 moms about breastfeeding and work.

The Return-to-Work Experience After a New Baby

Dates: survey conducted in January 2020

Respondents: 2,068 working moms who are feeding their baby breast milk.

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