THE EFFECT OF POOR HEALTH ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE A CASE STUDY OF BUKWA SUB-COUNTY, BUKWO DISTRICT UGANDA

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

DECLARATION ........................................................................................................... i

APPROVAL ................................................................................................................ ii

DEDICATION ............................................................................................................ iii

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ............................................................................................ iv

TABLE OF CONTENTS .............................................................................................. v

LIST OF TABLES ..................................................................................................... vii

LIST OF FIGURES ................................................................................................... viii

ACRONYMS .............................................................................................................. ix

ABSTRACT ................................................................................................................ x

CHAPTER ONE ......................................................................................................... 1

INTRODUCTION ........................................................................................................ 1

1.0 Background of the study ....................................................................................... 1

1.1 Statement of the Problem ..................................................................................... 3

1.2 Objective of the Study ........................................................................................... 4

1.2.1 Specific Objectives ............................................................................................ 4

1.3 Research Questions ............................................................................................. 4

1.4 Scope of the Study .............................................................................................. .4

1.5 Significance of the Study ...................................................................................... 5

CHAPTER TWO ......................................................................................................... 6

LITERATURE REVIEW .............................................................................................. 6

2.0 Introduction ........................................................................................................... 6

2.1 Importance of feeding in academic performance .................................................. 6

2.2 Effects of food or feeding on academic performance ........................................... 7

2.3 Impact of feeding on children's learning ............................................................... 9

CHAPTER THREE ................................................................................................... 11

METHODOLOGY ..................................................................................................... 11

3.0 Introduction ......................................................................................................... 11

3.1 Research Design ................................................................................................ 11

3.2 Study Area .......................................................................................................... 11

3.3 Sample Selection and Sample Size .................................................................... 11

3.4 Data Collection Method ...................................................................................... 11

3.5 Data Analysis ...................................................................................................... 12

3.6 Ethical Procedure ............................................................................................... 13

3.7 Limitations to the Study ...................................................................................... 13

CHAPTER FOUR ..................................................................................................... 14

PRESENTATION, ANALYSIS AND INTERPRETATION OF THE FINDINGS ........ 14

4.0 lntroduction ......................................................................................................... 14

4.1 Socio-Demographic background of the Respondents ......................................... 14

4.1.3 Marital Status ................................................................................................... 15

4.1.4 Education Background ..................................................................................... 16

4.2 Importance of good health .................................................................................. 16

4.3 Effects of Feeding ............................................................................................... 17

4.4 Impact of poor health on children ....................................................................... 17

CHAPTER FIVE ....................................................................................................... 18

SUMMARY OF THE FINDINGS, RECOMMENDATIONS AND CONCLUSIONS ... 18

5.0 lntroduction ......................................................................................................... 18

5.1 Summary ............................................................................................................ 18

5.1.1 Importances of good health ............................................................................. 18

5.1.2 Effects of poor health programme .................................................................... 19

5.1.3 Impacts of poor health ..................................................................................... 19

5.2 Recommendations .............................................................................................. 19

5.3 Conclusion .......................................................................................................... 20

REFERENCES ......................................................................................................... 21

APPENDICES .......................................................................................................... 22

APPENDIX I: WORKPLAN ....................................................................................... 22

APPENDIX II: BUDGET ............................................................................................ 23

APPENDIX 111: QUESTIONNAIRES ......................................................................... 24 


ABSTRACT 

The study investigated the effect of poor health on academic performance. The study was guided by specific objectives that included; identifying the cause of poor health, the effects of poor performance on academic performance, and the relationship between poor health and academic performance. The study was descriptive and analytical in nature where purposive sampling was used to select the population. It employed 60 respondents. Data were analyzed and presented using frequencies and percentages and tabulated. The major findings of the study were; that most of the respondents were males, causes of unemployment are technological advancement, and solutions to the causes were poverty, and drought. Effects were mental agility, mental disorders and illness. And the relationship included daily attendance and negative relationship.

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Consults, E. (2022). THE EFFECT OF POOR HEALTH ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE A CASE STUDY OF BUKWA SUB-COUNTY, BUKWO DISTRICT UGANDA. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/the-effect-of-poor-health-on-academic-performance-a-case-study-of-bukwa-sub-county-bukwo-district-uganda

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Consults, Education "THE EFFECT OF POOR HEALTH ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE A CASE STUDY OF BUKWA SUB-COUNTY, BUKWO DISTRICT UGANDA" Afribary. Afribary, 25 Jul. 2022, https://afribary.com/works/the-effect-of-poor-health-on-academic-performance-a-case-study-of-bukwa-sub-county-bukwo-district-uganda. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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Consults, Education . "THE EFFECT OF POOR HEALTH ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE A CASE STUDY OF BUKWA SUB-COUNTY, BUKWO DISTRICT UGANDA". Afribary, Afribary, 25 Jul. 2022. Web. 18 Aug. 2022. < https://afribary.com/works/the-effect-of-poor-health-on-academic-performance-a-case-study-of-bukwa-sub-county-bukwo-district-uganda >.

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Consults, Education . "THE EFFECT OF POOR HEALTH ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE A CASE STUDY OF BUKWA SUB-COUNTY, BUKWO DISTRICT UGANDA" Afribary (2022). Accessed August 18, 2022. https://afribary.com/works/the-effect-of-poor-health-on-academic-performance-a-case-study-of-bukwa-sub-county-bukwo-district-uganda