The rappid of population growth that can harm people´s aspiration toimproup their lives bothphysically and mental. The family planning program is one of the population control effort. In the development of science currently has available avariety of methods for family planning programs, such as an intrauterine device, for long term that effective at preventing pregnancy. Period June to July 2011, from 65 family planning acceptors of hormonal, there are 50 people who are less aware of an intrauterine device. The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship of knowledge with acceptor’skb hormone attitudes to intrauterine at Sungai Tandipah working areas DistrictBanjar 2011. This study used a Cross Sectional the population of this study were family planning acceptors of hormonal as much as 184 people with a sample size of 65 people. Sampling using random sampling techniques. Collection of data drawn from primary data using Sperman Rank Statistical test with α = 0,05. Based on the research there are 50 people (77%) who have less knowledge of an intrauterine device (IUD). Attitudes of family planning acceptors hormonal category does not agree to an intrauterine device as many as 46 people (71%). Research test results detained with the Spearman Rank. With p = 0,017with a correlation strength r = 1 p <α = 0.017 < 0.05. this means that there is a relationship between knowledge and attitude towards family planning acceptors of hormonal contraceptive in the uterus (IUD). So, advice for family planning acceptors of hormonal to increase knowledge about contraceptive, especially against an intrauterine advice (IUD).
Keywords: knowledge andattitude of IUD