Gambaran Pengetahuan Wanita Pasangan Usia Subur Tentang Alat Kontrasepsi Dalam Rahim Di Desa Simangaronsang, Kecamatan Doloksanggul Tahun 2017
Background : Indonesia is the-5th country with the most population estimated. One of the efforts to prevent population estimated. One of the efforts to prevent population blast is by KB (Keluarga Berencana). IUD is one of the long term contraception method with high effectivity yet low enthusiasts.
Method: This research is done with descriptive method with cross sectional approach, using primary and secondary data by using questionnaire on women couples at prolific ages in Simangaronsang Village of Doloksanggul District. This research’s population is 150 women at prolific ages with a sample of 60 respondents taken on probability sampling using Slovin formula. Data analysis is done manually.
Research Result: From 60 samples who has been analysed, are obtained women at prolific ages who has good knowledge is 12 persons (20%), average 47 persons (78,3%), and poor 1 person (1,7%). And the most information is accepted through electronic media, 21 persons (35,0%). The most who has good knowledge are from bachelor’s degree 6 persons (100%) and poor knowledge from Primary School 1 person (16,6%). At the range level at 31-40 years, mostly have good knowledge, 5 people (31,2%) while the less knowledge is at the age range of 15-20 years (16,7%).
Conclusion: The knowledge level of women couples at prolific ages in Simangaronsang Village of Doloksanggul District is average. But socialization to introduce IUD deeply is still required.