Assess the Knowledge Regarding Swachha Bharat Abhiyan among Rural People from Selected Rural Areas of Wardha District

Authors

  • Jaya Khandar1 , Pooja Kasturkar2 , Ashwini Nandaga3 , Kalyani Narnaware3 , Atithi Patil3 , Priya Raut3 , Shweta Rodge3

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijone.v12i4.11247

Keywords:

Knowledge, Swchha Bahart Abhiyn, Rural people.

Abstract

Introduction: Swachha Bharat Mission is a massive mass movement that seeks to create a Clean India by
2019. The father of our nation Mr. Mahatma Gandhi always puts the emphasis on swachhta as swachhta
leads to healthy and prosperous life. Keeping this in mind, the Indian government has decided to launch the
swachh bharat mission on October 2, 2014. The mission will cover all rural and urban areas.
Objectives:
1. To assess the knowledge regarding Swachha Baharat Abhiyan among Rural people.
2. To associate knowledge score of rural people regarding Swachha Baharat Abhiyan with their selected
demographic variables.
Material and Method: This study was based on descriptive research design. In this study, 100 sample
included. This study is conducted at rural area pipari (m) of wardha district. The sampling technique used in
this study was non probability convenience method of sampling. Data was collected by using questionnaire.
Result: The level of knowledge ws seen in four categories: poor, verge, good, excellent. 12% of the rural
people were in the age group of 21-30 years, 46% in the age group of 31-40 years, 24% in the age group of
41-50 years and 18% were in the age group of more than 50 years.
Conclusion: It is concluded that the rural people have adequate knowledge regarding Swachha Bharat
Mission and demographic variables were associated with the knowledge of Swachha Bharat Mission.

Author Biography

Jaya Khandar1 , Pooja Kasturkar2 , Ashwini Nandaga3 , Kalyani Narnaware3 , Atithi Patil3 , Priya Raut3 , Shweta Rodge3

Assistant Professor, Community Health Nursing Department, SRMMCON Sawangi (M) Wardha, Maharashtra,
2
Assistant Professor, Mental Health Nursing Department SRMMCON Sawangi (M) Wardha, 3
PBBSC final Year
Nursing Students, SRMMCON Sawangi (M) Wardha, Maharashtra, India

Published

2020-10-10