—Flooding as a result of global climate change that
hit several areas in Jakarta, Indonesia, in particular the area
around the river banks and reservoirs cause suffering to the
residents who are generally poor segments of society.
Relocation is one solution. However, the limited land in urban
areas, forcing them to move to a vertical housing. Changes in
psychology, social, economic and cultural as a result of this
relocation need proper handling. Therefore the determinant
factor that affects the success of the relocation is important to
note. This study is expected to know the opinion of the
inhabitants of the vertical housing. The data used in this study is
primary data and secondary data. Primary data were collected
through questionnaires distributed to the inhabitants of the
banks of the Ciliwung River residents in Kampung Pulo, while
the secondary data obtained from the study documentation and
interviews in Jakarta Provincial Office and Residents
Association office in Kampung Pulo. The results of the study
showed that location, environmental factor, and rental price,
affect the considerations to stay in the flat. Partial test showed
that the proximity of work is the most influential factor. Flat
located near KampungPulo is the top choice of respondents.
Expected rents are less than four hundred thousand rupiah ($40)
per month and the number of desired floor flats ranging
between five to eight floors.
—Decision, determination, planning, vertical
The authors are with the University of Persada Indonesia (e-mail:
Cite: Hary Agus Rahardjo, Dwi Dinariana, and Viska Permana, " The Determinant Factors for Residential Selection of the
Relocated Low-Income Communities in Jakarta, Indonesia," International Journal of Social Science and Humanity vol. 5, no. 8, pp. 667-671, 2015.