A Descriptive Study to Assess the Knowledge on Waterborne Diseases Among Young Adult at Selected Rural Area

International Journal of Research in Engineering, Science and Management

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Title A Descriptive Study to Assess the Knowledge on Waterborne Diseases Among Young Adult at Selected Rural Area
 
Creator Selvi, J. Thamarai
Maheswari, M.
Manusha, G.
 
Subject knowledge
waterborne diseases
young adult
 
Description Aim and Objective: To assess the level of knowledge about the water borne disease among young adults at selected rural area. Methodology: Non experimental descriptive research design was adopted for this study, the 100 samples was selected using the non-randomized purposive sampling technique, the tool consist of two parts, section A –demographic variable, and section B -self structured questionnaire was used to assess the level of knowledge. Results: The study reveals 65% of people have inadequate knowledge, 15% of people have moderate knowledge, and 20% of people have adequate knowledge. The findings suggested that there was a significant association between the level of knowledge with their selected demographic variables such as age of samples, gender, religion, education, occupation, marital status, types of family, dietary pattern. Conclusion: The study reveals the 65% (majority) of people having inadequate knowledge regarding the water borne disease.
 
Publisher RESAIM
 
Date 2022-05-01
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://www.journals.resaim.com/ijresm/article/view/1980
 
Source International Journal of Research in Engineering, Science and Management; Vol. 5 No. 4 (2022); 164-165
2581-5792
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://www.journals.resaim.com/ijresm/article/view/1980/1920
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2022 J. Thamarai Selvi, M. Maheswari, G. Manusha
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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