Journal of Health Promotion
and Behavior

e-ISSN: 2549-1172

Masters Program in Public Health,
Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia

Editor in Chief:
Prof. Ismi Dwi Astuti Nurhaeni,
Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia

Journal of Health Promotion and Behavior (JHPB) is an electronic, open-access, double-blind and peer-reviewed international journal, focusing on health promotion and health-related behaviors. It began its publication on May 21, 2015. The journal is published four times yearly. It seeks to understand factors at various layers associated with health behavior and health-impacting policy and find evidence-based social and behavioral strategies to improve population health status.

JHPB primarily publishes original research articles but also welcomes reviews covering applied, methodological and theoretical issues with an emphasis on studies using multidisciplinary or integrative approaches. The scope of JHPB includes the broader definition of health promotion involving a public policy that addresses broader health determinants such as income, housing, cigarette advertisement, food security, employment, and quality working conditions. It covers a broad range of topics in psychology, sociology, anthropology, communication, education, nursing, public health, and the allied health profession, as they are related to health promotion, health education, health-related behavior, and illness.

JHPB welcomes papers that describe theories and concepts, methodologies, policy formulation, organizational change, as well as social and environmental development, using quantitative or qualitative methods. We give special consideration to papers submitted from developing countries, as health promotion and behavior issues impacting populations in the developing world are currently under-documented and underreported in the existing international peer-reviewed journals.

All of the papers published are freely available as downloadable pdf files. JHPB is currently abstracted and indexed in Crossref (with DOI for each article), CABI's Global Health, BASE, Google Scholar, OAIster (OCLC/ WorldCat), GARUDA (IPI), ResearchGate, Index Copernicus International (ICI), Scientific Indexing Services (SIS), Directory of Research Journals Indexing (DRJI), Academic Resource Index, Eurasian Scientific Journal Index (ESJI), Indonesia One Search (IOS), Microsoft Academic Search, COSMOS IMPACT FACTOR, Neliti, Electronic Journals Library, PKP INDEX, International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), Cite Factor, SINTA, and Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ). We are making efforts to get it indexed in even broader international databases.

This journal is accredited by the Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education, Government of Indonesia, No. 21/E/KPT/2018, effective from July 9, 2018 to July 8, 2023.

Current Issue

Cover Page

Vol 3, No 4 (2018)

Table of Contents


Nurul Jannah, Didik Tamtomo, RB Soemanto
Page: 223-229
Bela Novita Amaris Susanto, Ismi Dwi Astuti Nurhaeni
Page: 230-239
Galuh Tunjung Pertiwi, Hanung Prasetya, Bhisma Murti
Page: 240-247
Scwarskof Turnip
Page: 248-256
Annisa Nuraini, Sudarto Ronoatmodjo
Page: 257-262
Aris Widiyanto, Joko Tri Atmojo, Rina Tri Handayani
Page: 263-269


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