The Analysis of Husband's Support to the Ideal Number of Children

Hinda Novianty
2016 Jurnal Ners dan Kebidanan (Journal of Ners and Midwifery)  
Having two children is enough is a manifestation of one of the criteria of quality family for theprogram of ideal number of children. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to know the description ofthe husband's support to the ideal number of children in RT 9 RW III Plipir Sekardangan Sidoarjo. Thedesign of study was descriptive done by using cross sectional approach. The population involved all ofthe husbands in fertile age, totally 83 people, in which 38 respondents were taken as the
more » ... s byusing simple random sampling technique. The variable of study was the husband's support to the idealnumber of children. The instrument used to collect the data was a questionnaire. The data processingwas done by editing, scoring, coding, and tabulating. Moreover, the data analysis was done by usingdescriptive statistics, and presented in percentage form. The result of study showed that among 38respondents, most of them, totally 60.5% showed a good support on the program of ideal number ofchildren, whereas nearly half of them, totally 39.5% showed a bad support. The conclusion of study wasthat the husbands have supported the ideal number of children. Hence, they should keep on supportingit and ask the others to give support too. The health institutions should also play their roles actively tosucceed the program of quality family 2015.
doi:10.26699/jnk.v3i1.art.p013-017 fatcat:hwk3flb6jzezvkkogwc4ymactq