Model Analysis of Dengue Fever Occurrence Based on Behavior and Environmental Aspects by Using Spatial Approach in Tanete Riattang District and West Tanete Riattang, Bone Regency

International Journal of Research in Health Sciences,2014,2,4,1192-1200.
Published:October 2014
Type:Original Article
Author(s) affiliations:

Stang1, Muhammad Ikhsan2, Ruslan3 

1,2-Biostatistics Department, Faculty of Public Health, Hasanuddin University, Makassar INDONESIA.

3-Environmental Health Department, Faculty of Public Health, Hasanuddin University Makassar, INDONESIA.


The occurrence of dengue fever in one place heavily influenced by incident in other places, it is associated with the ability of the mosquito fly of Aedes Aegypti. However, passively, mosquitoes can move further because of the wind, the vehicle or the mobilization of the population. The aim of this research is to find patterns and models of dengue fever occurrence in terms of behavior and environmental aspects with regard territorial effect. This study uses the approach area and use queen contiguity weighting matrix. As the unit of analysis in this study is the subdistricts. The results showed that the pattern of spread of dengue fever cases in Tanete Raiattang District and West Tanete Riattang are clustered (Clustered). Read more....

The incidence rate of dengue fever every village