KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDE OF TAPEWORM AND RAW MEAT EATING BEHAVIOR IN NANGLAE SUB-DISTRICT, MUANG DISTRICT, CHIANG RAI PROVINCE

  • Sunattra Nunloi School of Public Health, Chiang Rai Rajabhat University
  • Jutamas Muangmool
  • Watcharapong Ruankham
Keywords: knowledge, attitude, tapeworm, eating raw meat behavior

Abstract

The objective of this research is to study the knowledge, attitude towards tapeworm infection and raw meat eating behavior in Nanglae Sub-District, Muang District, Chiang Rai Province. The 414 samples is selected by multi-stage sampling, collected data by using the questionnaire and analysis by percentage, average and standard deviation. 

The results are 66.92% of good knowledge level, 93.71% of good attitudes level and 71.26% is raw meat eating behavior. At that time, a few another people are not emphasis about the tapeworm infection. Therefore, the staff of public health should to lead all educate them to change eating behavior.

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Author Biography

Sunattra Nunloi, School of Public Health, Chiang Rai Rajabhat University
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Published
2017-10-25
How to Cite
Nunloi, S., Muangmool, J., & Ruankham, W. (2017). KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDE OF TAPEWORM AND RAW MEAT EATING BEHAVIOR IN NANGLAE SUB-DISTRICT, MUANG DISTRICT, CHIANG RAI PROVINCE. Life Sciences and Environment Journal, 18(2), 343-350. Retrieved from https://ph01.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/psru/article/view/66805
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Research Articles