Departmental Bulletin Paper Questionnaire survey on flood risk perception in Lampung Timur regency, Lampung province, Indonesia

Erda, Yusnita  ,  Asai, Koji

68 ( 2 )  , pp.41 - 48 , 2018-03 , 山口大学工学部
Flood is the most common natural disaster in Lampung Timur regency. The Local Government has applied several structural workings to decrease flooding in Lampung Timur Regency. Those structural methods need some additional non-structural methods, because flood is multidimensional problem that associated with many sectors such as social, economic, physical, and environmental. Therefore, the role of risk perception is needed to reduce of disaster risk and to improve hazard mitigation. The situational factors and cognitive factors of the respondents are used to identify the influenced factors of risk perception in Lampung Timur regency. The result shows that the flood risk perception of resident in Lampung Timur regency is influenced by the following factors; age, gender, building material, length of stay, distance, risk area, and flood depth.

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