Background: Chikungunya Fever is still a public health problem and endemic almost all provinces
of Indonesia. Implementation of the 3M Plus is a way of vector control as one of the efforts made to
prevent the transmission of chikungunya fever. In order to implement the prevention of fever
chikungunya citizens, then citizens should be given education. By extension, expected levels of
knowledge, attitudes, and practices to increase citizen and practice the prevention of chikungunya
Objective: To determine the effect of health education about chikungunya fever to Knowledge,
attitudes, and behavior of families in the prevention of chikungunya fever.
Method: This research uses quasi-experimental. Population of this research is 1212 families. The
sampling technique with the purposive sampling using the formulas if N (the population) are known
and the obtained results of 68 respondents
Result: There was the influence of education on chikungunya fever for knowledge, attitudes, and
behavior of family to prevent chikungunya fever in the Mulusan Paliyan Gunungkidul with p-value
<alpha of 0.05.
Conclution : There was the influence of education on chikungunya fever for knowledge, attitudes,
and behavior of family to prevent chikungunya fever in the Mulusan Paliyan Gunungkidul
Keywords: Knowledge, Attitude, Behaviour, chikungunya fever prevention