Date Added: Jul 2012
Rabies is still a serious threat in the province of Bali. As a densely populated area, Bali has a high population of dogs due to peculiarities of socio-cultural and bio-geography of Bali where there is a very close interaction between people and pets. The high population of dogs in Bali resulted in high rates of spread of rabies. Nowadays, data management still uses spreadsheet technology that oriented to attribute data. Bali needs a better management system that can process data and information to support the government to make decision for preventing rabies outbreak. Geographic Information System (GIS) is a system that has the ability to process, analysis the process and analysis spatial data or data with geographic coordinates.