Sondang Sidabutar


Background: Helminthiases infection is a disease that often occurs in elementary school students. Raya sub- district has 49 elementary schools to the circumstances of each primary school child at the school varies according to the location of the school. Higiene sanitation is a factor that is closely related to Helminthiases infection. Purpose: this study was to determine how the occurrence of sanitary hygiene with helminthiases infection in the District elementary school students 0913152014 in District Raya Simalungun. Method:The type of research is descriptive analytic with cross sectional approach. The population in this study were students of class I to class VI number of 91 people. The sampling technique used simle random sampling sampling with inclusion and exclusion criteria of the samples obtained later 48 people as samples. The instrument used in this study is a laboratory test and a questionnaire. The data obtained in this study were analyzed using statistical formulas Chisquare with t (α = 0.05).Result: Based on Chi-square analysis of the relationship between hygiene and sanitation with the incidence of intestinal worms found handwashing (X2 = 23), the habit of cutting the nails (X2 = 8.21), the habit of eating raw foods (X2 = 12.24), latrine ownership (X2 = 11:47), type of flooring (X2 = 6.13), and the availability of clean water (X2 = 0.0276).Conclusion: From the results of research and discussion, it can be concluded that there is a correlation with the incidence of worm infection habit of hand washing, nail cutting habit, the habit of eating raw foods, floor of the house and latrine ownership, where as no association with the incidence of helminthiases infection is the availability of clean water.
Keywords: Sanitation Hygiene; Helminthiases; Elementary Students


Sanitation Hygiene; Helminthiases; Elementary Students



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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.33846/sf.v11i1.605


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