FAKTOR-FAKTOR YANG BERHUBUNGAN DENGAN KEJADIAN DIARE PADA BALITA DI PUSKESMAS LEPO-LEPO KOTA KENDARI PROVINSI SULAWESI TENGGARA TAHUN 2013
Background: The diarrhea is still a big problem in Indonesia. The disease is caused by many factors,
such as statues nutrition, accustom or habit, sanitary. Lepo-Lepo Public Health Centre in 2010 year
there was 285 cases diarrhea on infants and increase 299 cases in 2011.
Methods: Type of research is observation with Cross Sectional Study. The samples are 55 infants that
taken by accident sampling.
Results: From the 22 infants have good nutrition been found 5 (22.7%) have got diarrhea and 17
(77.3%) haven’t got it, while the infants have not good nutrition are 33 infants where there were 19
(57.6%) have got diarrhea and the 14 (42.4%) haven’t got it. There are 36 mother of infants PHBS
good found suffering diarrhea 11 (30.6% and 25 (69.4%) the mother of infant PHBS less counted 19
people, where there were13 (68.4%) also suffering diarrhea and 6 (31.6%) were not suffering
diarrhea. The result of statistic test was found X 2 bigger than X 2 table. It was (6.49 > 3.841) and (7.2 >
Conclusion: There was correlation between nutrition condition and PHBS with Diarrheas cases on
Suggestion: It’s require an active participation in accustomed the habits and discipline in behaving
ourselves life and behavior in clean and healthy by paying attention to the factors related to diarrhea
disease, the way of giving additional food for the less nutrition children and improvement of