Analysis of Factors Related to Disaster Preparedness in Undergraduate Health Students

Sriyono Sriyono, Deni Yasmara, Angger Pratama

Abstract

When a community is unprepared for a disaster situation, the anticipated results are many fatalities and economic loss. Such disasters include earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, floods, and avalanches. The aim of the study was to analyze the factors related to disaster preparedness. The research design was descriptive analytics, and the population of the research was undergraduate health students in Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya (Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Public Health, and Faculty of Medicine) with 97 students as a subject. The independent variables that were measured were an experience of encountering the disaster, disaster education, and disaster knowledge, and the dependent variable that was measured was an application of disaster preparedness. The data was collected by questionnaire and analyzed with chi square and Spearman’s rho statistical. The results showed that knowledge level was not significant (p = 0.76), and experience of encountering the disaster (p = 0.453) and disaster education (p = 0.381) also had no significant result to disaster preparedness. The next study was better if measured another factor that result with disaster preparedness on undergraduate health students.

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Sriyono S., Yasmara D. and Pratama A. (2018). Analysis of Factors Related to Disaster Preparedness in Undergraduate Health Students.In Proceedings of the 9th International Nursing Conference - INC, ISBN 978-989-758-336-0, pages 263-268. DOI: 10.5220/0008323602630268


in Bibtex Style

@conference{inc18,
author={Sriyono Sriyono and Deni Yasmara and Angger Pratama},
title={Analysis of Factors Related to Disaster Preparedness in Undergraduate Health Students},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 9th International Nursing Conference - INC,},
year={2018},
pages={263-268},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0008323602630268},
isbn={978-989-758-336-0},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - Proceedings of the 9th International Nursing Conference - INC,
TI - Analysis of Factors Related to Disaster Preparedness in Undergraduate Health Students
SN - 978-989-758-336-0
AU - Sriyono S.
AU - Yasmara D.
AU - Pratama A.
PY - 2018
SP - 263
EP - 268
DO - 10.5220/0008323602630268