Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social and Political Development (ICOSOP 2017)

Elderly Karo in Self-Reliance (Case Study: An Illustration Of The Life Of Elderly Ethnic Karo In Kecamatan Tiga Panah, Land Karo District, North Sumatra)

Authors
Nurman Achmad, R. Hamdani Harahap, M. Arif Nasution, Subhilhar Subhilhar
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Nurman Achmad
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https://doi.org/10.2991/icosop-17.2018.102How to use a DOI?
Keywords
elderly, independence, aktiviti dailing diving
Abstract
Senior citizens is one of crucial issues faced by many countries in the world today. The composition of the inhabitants of elderly increased with rapidly both in developed and developing countries, at this time when viewed of a composition of the indonesian population, it can be said that indonesia has a structure inhabitant of old. North sumatra susenas 2013 based on the number of senior citizens as much as 6.33 %. And when looked at from the results of the provincial bps office through north sumatra in 2014 the number in many as 842.913 soul. For that researchers would be interested to see what is the case of karo to ethnicity. It is a part ethnic karo ethnic that is in north sumatra inhabiting the region mainly in karo district. Based on the data from the province of north sumatra the year 2015 it was discovered that the population of the elderly in the province of north sumatera 6.78 %, the rate is still including free from the community old fluffy structures, but in the same year in kabupaten karo to the total number of 8.5 % who could be classified as the community old fluffy structures. Research methods that were chosen were qualitative through directly from the subject of in-depth interviews ( in-depth interview ), that which data recorded with a tape recorder assisted by other stationery. Then the production of transkripnya by changing the results of the interviews from the shape of recording into the shape of inscribed with the tools called f4. The research results show that elderly karo lansia-lansia is an independent who are still able to perform daily activities, social activities and religious activities. The concept of elderly according to the community karo is a little different with the government. If the government wants to see seniors from the perspective of the age of, the community karo see seniors from the perspective of productivity. For them the age of 60 years still capable of doing activities, for that category for the elderly should be according to the peacock is from age 75 years up. Because of that age parents will reduce their activity. Life satisfaction senior citizens very measurable, even though it is all that depends on individual. But in a society karo, cawir metua is evidence the level of satisfaction made and to be achieved in all the life of elderly karo.ada two of factors affect elderly karo independence, the first is because health support possible and the second is cultural factors karo, cultures shame worked in others. Of the areas is in their homes is a place that they want their old. Live in the atmosphere kampung
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Proceedings
2nd International Conference on Social and Political Development (ICOSOP 2017)
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Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
December 2017
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978-94-6252-477-4
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2352-5398
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