SURVEY TO ASSESS THE ENVIORNMENTAL SANITATION STATUS &HEALTH RELATED BEHAVIOUR

Main Article Content

Mrs. Jinal Patel
Ms. Ankita B. Chaudhari
Dr.N. Sivasubramanian
Sanjana Patel
Riya Patel
Saloni Patel
Sakshi Patel
Unnati Patel
Akash Rathod

Keywords

Survey, Assess, Environmental sanitation, Health, Community

Abstract

Introduction: Environmental sanitation By creating a healthy environment and halting the spread of disease, environmental sanitation aims to improve community health.


Objective: The aim of the research was to assess to improve community health.


Methodology: The impact of Environmental sanitation and Health related behavior was evaluated using Quantitative approach research method. Using a survey research design &Check list technique, 150 community people who met the inclusion criteria were gathered.


Conclusion: The following conclusion are drawn from the study  the knowledge of environmental sanitation and health related behavior could be useful for people to improve their health .The expected survey result supported the knowledge environmental sanitation status  and health related behavior one of the best method to promote the overall health of people.

Abstract 46 | pdf Downloads 28

References

1. Pandve HT. Environmental sanitation: An ignored issue in India. Indian J Occup Environ Med. 2008;12:40.
2. Majra JP, Gur A. India needs a great sanitary awakening. Indian J Occup Environ Med. 2008;12:143.
3. Kumar SG, Jayarama S. Issues related to sanitation failure in India and future perspective. Indian J Occup Environ Med. 2009;13:104.
4. Inadequate sanitation costs India $54 billion yearly. [Last cited 2011 Apr 1].
5. Hutton G, Haller L, Bartram J. Global cost-benefit analysis of water supply and sanitation interventions. J Water Health. 2007;5:481–502.
6. Water supply and sanitation in India. [Last cited 2011 Apr 1].
7. Sustainable sanitation in India. [Last cited 2011 Apr 1].
8. Total sanitation campaign. [Last cited 2011 Apr 1].
9. Haller L, Hutton G, Bartram J. Estimating the costs and health benefits of water and sanitation improvements at global level. J Water Health. 2007; 5:467–80.
10. Fewtrell L, Colford JM., Jr Water, sanitation and hygiene in developing countries: interventions and diarrhoea--a review. Water Sci Technol. 2005; 52:133–42.
11. Clasen T, Roberts I, Rabie T, Schmidt W, Cairncross S. Interventions to improve water quality for preventing diarrhoea. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2006; 3:CD004794.
12. Nath KJ. Home hygiene and environmental sanitation: a country situation analysis for India. Int J Environ Health Res. 2003; 13:S19–28.
13. Davis J, White G, Damodaron S, Thorsten R. Improving access to water supply and sanitation in urban India: microfinance for water and sanitation infrastructure development. Water Sci Technol. 2008; 58:887–91.
14. Sobsey MD, Bartram S. Water quality and health in the new millennium: the role of the World Health Organization Guidelines for Drinking-Water Quality. Forum Nutr. 2003; 56:396–405

Most read articles by the same author(s)