The influence of factors on behavior toward smog problem management of people in community: A case study of Ban Hong Luang, Lamphun province
Keywords:knowledge, attitude, perception, smog problem management
This study aims to examine the behavior on smog problem management and investigate the factors influencing behavior on smog problem management of people in Ban Hong Luang community, Ban Hong District, Lamphun Province. We recruited 392 people in Ban Hong Luang community through the systematic random sampling. Data were collected by using questionnaire and analyzed by using Chi-square test statistics and rank logistic regression. This study found that gender, knowledge, attitude, awareness and participation of people in the community associated with behavior on smog management (p-value<0.05) and could explain the behavior on smog management at 79.6%. Promoting the participation of people by enhancing knowledge, understanding and public awareness regarding the impact of air pollution from smog could encourage smog management behavior.
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