PENGETAHUAN WUS YANG RENDAH TERHADAP TOKSOPLASMOSIS DI KECAMATAN SETIABUDI DAN KECAMATAN MAMPANG KODYA JAKARTA SELATAN The Level Of Knowledge Of Women In Reproductive Age Over Toksoplasmosis As The Sub-districts Of South Jakarta
The risk of Toxoplasmosis gondii can cause abortion, it can result in death or mental disorder for babies. A study has been conducted with cross sectional design. The analysis unit was used in women in infertile period with age of 20-34 years old. It was done in two villages in South Jakarta in 2000. Data collected by performing interviews using questionnare conducted by health workers. Objective of this research was to indentify the characteristics of women in infertile period for the purpose
... od for the purpose of Toxoplasmosis counselings model. The results of this study showed characteristics of women in infertile period with complete primary school education was (74.0 %), those with married status (83.6%, and 16,4 % for unmarried ones More than half of the respondents was Java tribe (62.1 %), and rest of them come from Sunda tribe, out of Java , Betawi tribe and foreign (Indian nations). The majority (59.0%) of the respondents was housewife and rest were (intrepreneurs, workers, teachers, and college). The average expenditure of the respondent family was under Rp 750.000 per month (34.1 %) Knowledge of toksoplasmosis was only understood by 18.1 % .The sources of information was come from waching TV 66.9 %), listening of the radio (27,0 %) and reading (6.1 %). This research results is expected to use for developing toksoplasmosis prevention counseling models for wedding preparation.