HUBUNGAN USIA IBU HAMIL DENGAN TINGKAT KECEMASAN SAAT KEHAMILAN UNTUK MENGHADAPI PERSALINAN DI POLI HAMIL RUMAH SAKIT Dr. SAIFUL ANWAR MALANG

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Keywords: The relationship the age of pregnancy mother with the level of anxiety.

The research is done based on the fact that a pregnant mother always anxiety in facing the birth process. This research is observational, a research which is done in order to know the relation between one causal with it’s effect. The population is the clients of pregnancy polyclinic of Saiful Anwar Hospital Malang. The sample in this research is 30 people which have the criteria of pregnant mother in 3rd months whose age are 15 – 19 years old, 20 – 30 years and 31 – 40 years. The variable used is free variable, the pregnant mother’s age and the level of the anxiety. The data is collected by giving questioner to the respondent, started from July 16th to July 18th 2002. The analyze of the data is done by using statistical Chi-Square test to test the freedom. The result is that there is no relation between the age of pregnant mother’s age with the level of the anxiety in facing the birth process. In other word, the anxiety in facing the birth process does not to depend on the age of pregnant mother’s age. The research gives a suggestion that we should give more attention to the ideal age for a pregnancy.