Demographic characteristics of the family in the Jordanian Badia, in the light of the survey population and family health in Jordan for the year 2007 (a descriptive study).

Arif Mohammed Mufleh Alsrhid


This study aims to identify the shortfall demographic of the family in Jordan Badia, the researcher used the descriptive analytical method, and study population consisted of families in Jordan Badia: Badia Central, Southern Badia, Northern Badia, was adopted researcher to analyze data on the characteristics demographic of the family in the desertJordanian scan through population and family health, which was conducted in Jordan in 2007, was the researcher through monitoring, classification and analysis of the data to the following demographic characteristics that are characterized by the family in the Jordanian desert, namely: 41% of the population in the desert under the age of 15 years, the number of male and female by 104 male per 100 female, family size 5.6 per capita, female-headed family 9.5% of the total population, 94 of the children living with parents, 3% of children lost a parent before the age of 18 years, 91% of men have been given a share of education, compared with 83% of women, the enrollment age group (8-13) up 99%,Characteristics of Housing: 81% of the housing is a house, 16% flat, 52% of households made up of two rooms, 37% consists of (4-5) rooms, 6% of the homes is a one-room, 33% of homes have a room Bedrooms 0.9 houses out of 10 houses built of milk, and 2% of stone cleaner, 84% of families in the desert used water-borne public water network, 2% of households use rainwater, compared to 7 percent of the households in the desert used water bottles mineral drinking water, 92% of the majority of families in the desert using safe water for drinking, 3% Manalasr you boil water before drinking, 8% of households used a filter to purify water, 89% of households in Jordan Badia not use method to purify water as it is valid, 66% families have a private bathroom water repellent, 4% of the households have toilets shared with other families .55% owns beds, bed or mattress,
95% of families in the desert have a TV, 89% have a refrigerator, 87% have a washing machine, 80% have satellite TV, 89% have a mobile phone, 18% of households own Kmbionr, 2% have subscription Internet .36% own a car 0.7 % of households own a solar heater, 4% have adapted and water-cooled, 4%-possess Mkroev, 2% own a digital camera, 6% of households in the desert to have a credit card,

Keywords: Demographic characteristics. Jordanian Badia  population.  planning

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