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July-2020
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JETIR2007306

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A study to assess knowledge and practice regarding The Proper Disposal of Refuse and Sewage among housewives in the selected rural area of Lucknow Uttar Pradesh with view to develop a Booklet.”

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2349-5162

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"A study to assess knowledge and practice regarding The Proper Disposal of Refuse and Sewage among housewives in the selected rural area of Lucknow Uttar Pradesh with view to develop a Booklet.”", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 7, page no.56-63, July-2020, Available :http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2007306.pdf

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ABSTRACT In rural areas the problems of refuse disposal are not of less concern. unregulated dumping grounds pose a serious risk to the health of the environment Toxic chemicals can leak from hazardous products and eventually find some of the kids grow, even if they have learned the proper way of disposing the waste someday they will still forget about it. Big thanks to the people who make effort to spread the word and continue to be of service to other people. As a matter of fact, we can see to it that it’s not that easy to be in their situation because sometimes, most of them work voluntarily. A study to assess knowledge and practice regarding The Proper Disposal of Refuse and Sewage among housewives in the selected rural area of Lucknow Uttar Pradesh with view to develop a Booklet.”Findings of the study showed that 40% had average knowledge and majority 72 % of the subjects followed unsafe practices on waste disposal. Majority 77.3% subjects had positive practice towards proper disposal of sewage. 82% of subjects admitted that they need more detail information about ill-effects and 71.7% accepts that mass media plays an important role in habit formation. There was statistically significant association between knowledge and practice at p<.001. 23.5% of subjects having poor knowledge had positive practice compared to 6.9% of subjects having good knowledge. 35.4% subjects having average knowledge exhibits negative practice as against 3.4% subjects with good knowledge. There is relationship between knowledge and habit formation. 94.1% subjects with poor knowledge were proper disposal of sewagers as against 65.5% of subjects with good knowledge and 42.4% with average knowledge. There was highly significant calculated p=<.001 at level of significance. CONCLUSION The study showed that after assessing knowledge and practice of college housewives regarding proper disposal of waste and sewage, there is an urgent need for the health care providers for developing programs for prevention and eradication of proper disposal of sewage from the housewives.

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Keywords proper disposal, sewage, knowledge, practice

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"A study to assess knowledge and practice regarding The Proper Disposal of Refuse and Sewage among housewives in the selected rural area of Lucknow Uttar Pradesh with view to develop a Booklet.”", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 7, page no. pp56-63, July-2020, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2007306.pdf

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Published Paper ID: JETIR2007306
Registration ID: 235516
Published In: Volume 7 | Issue 7 | Year July-2020
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Page No: 56-63
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

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"A study to assess knowledge and practice regarding The Proper Disposal of Refuse and Sewage among housewives in the selected rural area of Lucknow Uttar Pradesh with view to develop a Booklet.”", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 7, page no. pp56-63, July-2020, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2007306.pdf




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