PENGARUH PENYULUHAN TABLET FE DENGAN MENGGUNAKAN LEAFLET TERHADAP PENGETAHUAN REMAJA PUTRI DI SMP N 20 KOTA JAMBI TAHUN 2017
Background: The incidence rate in Indonesia is 26,2% which consists of 50.9% men and 49.1% women (Ministry of Health
RI, 2013). According to Riskesdas in 2013, the prevalence of anemia in Indonesia was 21.7% with anemia sufferers aged
5-15 years at 26.4% and 18.4% of anemia sufferers aged 15-24 years. Data from the Household Health Survey (SKRT) in
2012 stated that anemia prevalence in infants was 40.5%, pregnant women were 50.5%, postpartum mothers were 45.1%,
girls aged 10-18 years were 57.1% and aged 19-45 years were 39.5 %. Women have the highest risk of anemia, especially
in young women (Ministry of Health RI, 2013).
Methods: This pre-experimental study with Pretest-Post test One Group design aims to determine the effect of Fe tablet
counseling by using leaflets on teenage knowledge in junior high school 2A Jambi City in 2017. The population taken by
students of class VIII and IX of SMP N 20 in Jambi City was 149 students. Sampling in this study is total sampling. Research
carried out from February August 2017. Data obtained from filling out the questionnaire. This study uses univariate and
bivariate analysis. The statistical test used is paired T test (t-poired test) using 95% confidence level so that if the value of
p <0,05 means statistically significant (significant) and if the p value> 0.05 means that it is not statistically significant.
Results: The results showed that respondents who had poor knowledge about Fe tablets before counseling were 146
respondents (97.9%) and a small percentage had good knowledge about Fe tablets as many as 3 respondents (2.1%).
Whereas the post test showed that respondents with good knowledge about Fe tablets after counseling as many as 147
respondents (98.7%) and a small percentage of young women had less knowledge as much as 2 respondents (1.3%). The
results of data analysis showed that there was a significant effect between pre-test knowledge and post test knowledge (p
value = 0,000).
Conclusion: Significant effect of the Fe tablet counseling by using leaflets on teenage of SMP N 20 in Jambi City were
found. It is hoped that this research can be used as input and additional information in seeking to increase adolescent
knowledge about health, especially knowledge about Fe tablets.