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dc.creatorCvetković, Vladimir
dc.date.accessioned2019-03-21T16:07:45Z
dc.date.available2019-03-21T16:07:45Z
dc.date.issued2016
dc.identifier.issn0042-8426
dc.identifier.urihttp://jakov.kpu.edu.rs/handle/123456789/699
dc.description.abstractThis paper presents the results of quantitative research into the influence of marital status on citizen preparedness for response to natural disaster caused by flood in the Republic of Serbia. The aim of such research is a scientific explanation of relationship between marital status and preparedness. In order to realize research, nineteen communities were randomly selected in which 2,500 persons were surveyed, in 2015. On that occasion, households were questioned using the multi-stage random sample. The research results suggest that married would in the highest percentage give money to help flood victims, long-lasting rains make them to think about preparedness for floods, they know what flood is, they are familiar with viruses and infections that accompany the period during and after the flood, they know where in local community elders, disabled and infants live, they know safety procedures for responding during floods, they would evacuate to a friend’s place. On the other side, divorced citizens in the lowest percentage take preventive measures to reduce tangible consequences caused by floods, they are not yet prepared, but will start preparing next month, they know what flood is, they would evacuate to the upper floors of the house, say that someone at primary/secondary school and within family educated them on floods, they know what to do after an official warning about approach of flood, they got information about floods at faculty, through informal education and through media. The research results can be used in designing strategies and campaigns aimed to raise the level of preparedness of citizens with regard to their marital status.en
dc.publisherMinistarstvo odbrane Srbije - Vojnoizdavački zavod
dc.rightsopenAccess
dc.sourceVojno delo
dc.subjectsecurityen
dc.subjectnatural disasteren
dc.subjectflooden
dc.subjectcitizensen
dc.subjectmarital statusen
dc.subjectpreparednessen
dc.subjectSerbiaen
dc.titleMarital status of citizens and floods: Citizen preparedness for response to natural disastersen
dc.typearticle
dc.rights.licenseARR
dcterms.abstractЦветковић, Владимир;
dc.citation.volume68
dc.citation.issue8
dc.citation.spage89
dc.citation.epage116
dc.citation.other68(8): 89-116
dc.citation.rankM51
dc.identifier.doi10.5937/vojdelo1608089C
dc.identifier.rcubconv_57
dc.identifier.fulltexthttp://jakov.kpu.edu.rs/bitstream/id/2783/697.pdf
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