Concepts and awareness of al matamma population, towards environmental health threats

Author: 
Omar Yousof Mohamed Ali and Abdalla Hasballa Elmanna

Background: This paper reported the founding of community based cross sectional study aimed to study Concepts and awareness of Al Matamma Population, towards Environmental health threats. About 100 households was selected with simple random sample from 30,180 households. Structured questionnaires and observations were used to collect the data of the study. Data was analyzed computerizing, both Microsoft Excel and Statistic Package for Social Sciences program (SPSS).The main results of this study: that all population knew that an open burning is the dominant method used in final disposal site in the study area which caused health problems, that it may provide suitable conditions and environment for insects to breeding and it can cause a risk and threats to public health.

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Applied Medicine
Volume: 
Volume4
Issue: 
10
Year of Publication: 
2016
How to Cite this article: 

Omar Yousof Mohamed Ali and Abdaah Hassabalah Al mana., 2016. Concepts and awareness of al matamma population, towards environmental health threats.International Journal of Current Science and Technology.Vol.4, Issue, 10, pp. 275-277.