Abstract

This research is know the relationship between maternal educational level
and supplementary feeding pattern with nutritional status for infants in the age of
6-24 months. The research method using observational analytic with design
cross-sectiona l and simple random sampling technique sampling conducted in.
The sample of this research are 54 respondents. Technique of data collection
using questionnaires and form recall on 8 June until 1 July , 2011. Data analysis
using the spearman rank correlation test (rho). The results of the research with so
the relationship between maternal educational level with nutritional status for
infant in the age of 6-24 months and the relationship between the supplementary
feeding pattern with nutritional status for infant in the age of 6-24 months at a
significance level of 5% found that the value p < 0.05 is 0.000. Based on the
results of the analysis, the researcher concluded that there is a significant
relationship between maternal educational level and supplementary feeding
pattern for infants in the age of 6-24 months with nutritional status in Gentawangi
of Jatilawang Subdistrcit of Banyumas Regency.


 


Key words: Education, Pattern of Feeding, Nutritional Status In Toodler