Proceedings of the 3rd Economics and Business International Conference, EBIC 2022, 22 September 2022, Medan, North Sumatera, Indonesia

Research Article

Analysis of the Influence of Education and Health on Economic Growth in Indonesia

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.22-9-2022.2337484,
        author={Dewi Ratna Sari Simatupang and Yola  Anggia and Raina Linda Sari and Inggrita Gusti Sari},
        title={Analysis of the Influence of Education and Health on Economic Growth in Indonesia},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 3rd Economics and Business International Conference, EBIC 2022, 22 September 2022, Medan, North Sumatera, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={EBIC},
        year={2024},
        month={4},
        keywords={education health economic growth},
        doi={10.4108/eai.22-9-2022.2337484}
    }
    
  • Dewi Ratna Sari Simatupang
    Yola Anggia
    Raina Linda Sari
    Inggrita Gusti Sari
    Year: 2024
    Analysis of the Influence of Education and Health on Economic Growth in Indonesia
    EBIC
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.22-9-2022.2337484
Dewi Ratna Sari Simatupang1,*, Yola Anggia1, Raina Linda Sari1, Inggrita Gusti Sari1
  • 1: Universitas Sumatera Utara
*Contact email: dewiratnasarisimatupang@usu.ac.id

Abstract

The theory of economic growth explains that the factors that influence economic growth are growth in physical capital and growth in human capital. In terms of human resources, economic growth is not only influenced by the quantity of human resources but also by their quality. The quality of human resources is determined by the level of health and education. The higher the level of health and education of a nation's human resources, the better the quality of these resources, so that, the higher the level of economic growth (per capita income) that can be achieved by that nation. This study aims to determine the effect of education and health on economic growth in Indonesia. This study uses data from all provinces in Indonesia. The analytical method used in this research is path analysis using SPSS as a data processing tool. The data used is data from all provinces in Indonesia and uses data from the Central Statistics Agency (BPS). Based on the results of this study it is known that the Education and Health variables have a positive and significant effect on Education and Health.