Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Sustainable Innovation 2020–Health Science and Nursing (ICoSIHSN 2020)

The Preventive Behavior of Green Tobacco Sickness (GTS) Syndrome at Tobacco Farmers: The Role of Health Literacy

Authors
Dewi Rokhmah, Khoiron, Imas Imama, Nita Indah Lestari, Ahmad Aviv Mahda, Icha Rohmah Damayanti Agustin
Corresponding Author
Dewi Rokhmah
Available Online 16 January 2021.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ahsr.k.210115.108How to use a DOI?
Keywords
GTS (Green Tobacco Sickness), Health Literacy, Tobacco Farmers, Preventive Behavior
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to analyze the correlation between duration of work, smoking status, and knowledge of GTS, and personal hygiene with GTS, status of tobacco farmers, as well as education, knowledge of GTS, income and GTS status of tobacco farmers with health literacy. This research used analytic observational method with cross sectional approach design,conducted in Mayang Sub-district of Jember Regency in October 2017. The sampling technique used purposive sampling method with 30 samples of tobacco farmers. Then, the data analysis used Chi-square test with SPSS 22 software.The results showed that the radio became the most sourcefulof information by 53.3%. Meanwhile the source of health information from the internet was never reached by all respondents. Health literacy identification showed that 83.3% of the respondents had poor health literacy, 16.7% ofothers had sufficient health literacy and no respondents had a good health literacy. There was a significant correlation between the length of work, knowledge of GTS, personal hygiene and GTS status. Meanwhile, there was no significant correlation between smoking status and GTS status (p=0.0273). However, the level of education (p = 0.0001) and the knowledge of GTS (p =0.000 have a significant relationship with health literacy.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Sustainable Innovation 2020–Health Science and Nursing (ICoSIHSN 2020)
Series
Advances in Health Sciences Research
Publication Date
16 January 2021
ISBN
978-94-6239-315-8
ISSN
2468-5739
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ahsr.k.210115.108How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2021, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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