Level of Knowledge about Nutritional Need for Elderly Based on Bloom Domain

Ketjuk Herminaju

= http://dx.doi.org/10.20473/jn.v5i2.3957
Abstract views = 685 times | downloads = 369 times


Introduction: There are still a lot of elderly people who tend not to think about the nutrients they need. The objective of this study was to determine the level of knowledge based on Bloom. Domain about nutrition in the elderly Posyandu.

Method: Design research was descriptive analytical. Population were selected all listed in the elderly in the village Posyandu Rejotangan district, 34 respondents. Variable was the level knowledge domain from Bloom. The data were collected by questionnaire and they were analyzed by using the descriptive statistical.

Result: The result of these studies showed the level of knowledge (C1–C6) seniors about nutrition were categorized with the value – average 56%.

Discussion: It can be concluded that from all of the domain from Bloom, the level of knowledge of Elderly was categorized on suffi cient level. It is recommended that the involment of the is important to improve the delivery of information through extension or move the elderly to be more active in following Posyandu.


knowledge; elderly; nutrition

Full Text:



Almatsier, S., 2003. Prinsip Dasar Ilmu Gizi. Jakarta: PT. Gramedia Pustaka.

Alimul, A., 2003. Riset Keperawatan dan Teknik Penulisan Ilmiah. Jakarta: Salemba Medika.

Arikunto, Suharsimi, 1998. Prosedur Penelitian Suatu Pendekatan Praktek. Jakarta: Rineka Cipta.

Departemen Kesehatan Republik Indonesia, 2005. Modul Pelatihan Konseling Kesehatan dan Gizi Bagi Usia Lanjut.

Departemen Kesehatan Republik Indonesia, 2003. Pedoman Pembinaan Kesehatan Usia Lanjut.


  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2017 Jurnal NERS

This journal is indexed by:





This journal is published by:


          Faculty of Nursing Universitas Airlangga in Collaboration with Indonesian National Nurses Association


Creative Commons License

This journal (p-ISSN:1858-3598; e-ISSN:2502-5791) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License


Current Stats

Previous Stats