Connecting a Mother's Knowledge About Nutrition with the Nutritional Status of Toddlers in the Village of Troso, Subdistrict Karanganom, Klaten
Keywords:Mother 's Knowledge , Nutritional Status , Toddlers
Introductions: Toddlers still experience problem nutrition by 17.7%. The nutritional status of a baby is a crucial matter that every individual should know. If malnutrition occurs during the critical early years, it can lead to irreversible characteristics that cannot be fixed. In Klaten Regency itself, the recorded percentage is as high as 7.3% for toddlers still experiencing nutritional problems, which is 1.9% higher than the regional average in Central Java.
Aims: To learn about the connection between a mother's nutrition and the nutritional status of toddlers in the village of Troso, Subdistrict Karanganom, Klaten Regency.
Methods: We conducted research using an analytic correlational approach with a cross-sectional study design. The sampling technique employed was cluster random sampling, resulting in a sample size of 70 respondents of mothers of toddlers from the Village of Troso in the Karanganom Subdistrict, Klaten Regency. The data were analyzed using the Spearman Rank test with a significance level set at 0.05.
Results: The study revealed that 32 respondents (45.7%) who possessed good knowledge also had toddlers with good nutritional status. The Spearman rank test yielded a correlation coefficient of 0.476, which was statistically significant at p < 0.05.
Conclusions: There is a connection between the level of knowledge of Mothers with nutritional status toddlers in the Village Troso Subdistrict Karanganom Regency Klaten.
A Muri Joseph. 2016. Method Study quantitative , Qualitative & Study combined . Jakarta: Prenada Media golden
Jannah, Miftakhul , and Siti Maesaroh . 2019. “ Relationship Level Education Mother With Status nutrition Toddler In Integrated Healthcare Center Wakesari Monday Mountain South Year 2014.” CHMK Nursing Scientific Journals 3:42–52
Ministry of Health RI. 2017. Material Teach nutrition Evaluation Status Nutrition . Jakarta: Ministry of Health RI
Notoatmodjo , Sukidjo . 2014. Promotion Health And Behavior Health . Jakarta: Asdi Mahasatya
Daughter, hue Firma et al. 2015. "Factor- Factor Which Relate With Status nutrition Child Toddler In Region Work Public health center Nanggalo Padang." Journal Health Andalas 4(1):254– 61. doi : 10.25077/jka.v4i1.231.
Sebataraja , Lisbet Rimelfhi et al. 2014. “The Relationship between Nutritional Status and Status Social Economy Family Student Elementary Schools in the Central Region of Dan Outskirts City Padang Lisbet Rimelfhi As far as ,." Journal Health Andalas 3(2):182–87. doi : 10.25077/jka.v3i2.81.
Sholikah , Anik et al. 2017. “Factors Which Relate With Status nutrition Toddler In Rural And Urban." Public Health Perspectives Journals 2(1):9–18.
Soekirman . 2012. Knowledge Nutrition Dan the application For Family And Society . Jakarta: Directorate General of Education. Susilowati , Endang , andAlin
Himawati . 2017. “ Level Relations Knowledge Mother About nutrition Toddler With Status nutrition Toddler In Region Work Public health center Elephant 1 Demak ." Journal Midwifery 6(13):21. doi:10.31983/jkb.v6i13.2866
How to Cite
Copyright (c) 2023 Genius Midwifery Journal
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.