Preview of Sleman and Bantul Regency

Sleman and Bantul are two of the regencies of Yogyakarta City. Yogyakarta is a Special Region (Daerah Istimewa) in Indonesia (Fig. 25.1). Sleman is located in the north of Yogyakarta City near Mount Merapi, whereas Bantul is located in the south

Administration map of Yogyakarta special region

Fig. 25.1 Administration map of Yogyakarta special region

of Yogyakarta City, close to the Opak Fault system. In general, the people in Yogyakarta Province are widely regarded in Indonesia as upholding a strong cultural heritage. Yogyakarta has become one of a significant number of growing cities in Indonesia with massive transformations in urbanization, industrialization and tourism. The target villages were selected base on BNPB (National Body Indonesia Disaster Risk Management) criteria, namely high, moderate and low village resilience. The household respondents were the heads of households, husband or wife. If the husband or wife was not at home, the respondent chosen was an adult son or daughter. The questions can be found in the appendix. The interview with selected residents was conducted in collaboration with the Faculty of Social Science and Politics of the University of Gajah Mada, Yogyakarta.

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