Indriani, Yaktiworo and Udayana, Samsu and Adawiyah, Rabiatul (2019) Prevalence and Influencing Factors of Obesity among Elementary School Children in Periurban Area. In: The Asian Conggress of Nutrition 2019, 4-9 August 2019, Bali.

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Keywords: Elementary ∙ Fat ∙ Obesity ∙ Prevalence Background/Aims: This study aimed to obtain an overview of the level of obesity and to study the lifestyle, especially diet and physical activity, of school children in villages near to Bandar Lampung City of Lampung Province of Indonesia. Methods: This study was conducted by a cross sectional survey method in a village <20 km from Bandar Lampung. There were 70 elementary students who have received consent from their parents to voluntarily participated in the study. The research data included anthropometry, diet and nutrient intake and student activities were collected in September to October 2017 and analyzed by different tests, correlations and regression analysis. The nutritional status of students was grouped into thin, normal, overweight and obese based on mass index body (BMI) according to age. Results: The prevalence of overweight was 8.6%, and of obese 12.9%. The eating frequency was not significantly different in all types of food groups. There were significant differences on macro nutrient intake, physical activity, duration of sleeping and active movement among children who were thin, normal, overweight and obese. Conclusion: Obesity in elementary school students was influenced by energy intake and duration of sleep.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Pertanian (FP) > Prodi Agribisnis
Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2019 11:20
Last Modified: 14 Nov 2019 11:20

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