Bachelor of science

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

CHAPTER IV

DATA ANALYSIS AND FINDING

                        This Chapter deals with analysis of data collected from so sample to assess the knowledge regarding the care during menstruation among adolescent girls.  Thefinding were classified in the following sections.

Section A : Analysis of frequency and percentage distribution of demagraphic variables

Section B : Analysis of mean, standard deviation and percentage of knowledge regarding the care during menstruation among adolescent girls

Section C: Overall Knowledge of adolescent girls regarding the care during menstruation.

TABLE I : DISTRIBUTION OF DEMOGRAPHIC VARIABLES AMONG ADOLESCENTS GIRLS

S.No DEMOGRAPHIC YARIABLES FREQUENCY PERCENTAGE
1. Age in year

a)11-13

b)14-16

c)17-19

 

20

10

 

66.7

33.3

2. Age in Menarche

a)<12

b)12-15

c)>15

 

4

26

 

13.3

86.7

3. Education

a)Lliterate

b)Primary

c)Secondary

d)HigherSecondary

 

13

17

 

43.3

56.7

4. Marital Status

a)Married

b)Un Married

 

30

 

100

5. Family Income

a)< Rs 1000

b)Rs 1000-5000

C)>Rs 5000

 

5

18

7

 

16.7

60

23.3

 

TABLE 1 : SHOWS THE DISTRIBUTION OF DEMOGRAPHIC VARIABLES AMONG ADOLESCENT GIRLS

                        With regard to their age 20(66.7%) were between 14-16 years, 10(33.3%) were 17-19 years, none of the them were in 11-33 years. Regarding age at menarehe 4(13.3%) were <12years, 26(86.7%) were 12-15 years. Non of them are illiterate,  and primary education, 13(43.3%). Were having secondary educations, 17(56.7%) were graduates. Regarding marital status, 30(100%) were unmarried.  Considering this family income 5(16.7%) earn < 1000, 18(60%) earn Rs.1000-5000, 7(23.3%) earn > Rs.5000.

TABLE :2DISTRIBUTION OF KNOWLEDGE LEVEL REGARDING THE CARE DURING MENSTRUATION AMONG ADOLESCENT GIRLS

Sl.No Knowledge Inadequate Knowledge(<50%) Moderate

(50-74%)

Adequate

(75-100%)

 

1. Knowledge regarding care during menstruation No % No % No %
8 26.7 16 53.3 6 3

TABLE II : SHOWS THE DISTRIBUTION OF KNOWLEDGE LEVEL REGARDING THE CARE DURING MENSTRUATION AMONG ADOLESCENT GIRLS

                        From the Table II, regarding the knowledge level on care during menstrucation 8 (26.7%) had inadequate knowledge, 16 (53.3%) had moderate knowledge, 6(20%) had adequate knowledge.

TABLE III: MEAN AND STABDARD DEVIATION AMONG ADOLESCENT GIRLS REGARDING THE CARE DURING MENSTRUATION

Sl. No. Knowledge Mean Standard Deruetuion
1. Knowledge level regarding  the care during meanstruation 11.3 2.67

Table shows the mean and standard deriation of level of knowledge regarding the care during menstruation.  The mean score was 11.3 with standard deriation of 2.69.

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