Weak Culture Of Zakat Literacy in North Sumatra

Isra Hayati, Lukman Hamdani


Literacy is one of the instruments to measure the extent of the progress of zakat in northern Sumatra, where the dimensions of culture and alms cannot be separated in Islam andlife. This study aims to obtain empirical evidence related to the weak culture ofzakatin northern Sumatra with theANPmethod. The results of this study explained that the most priority problem is. Awareness of tithe is weak, minimal education, minimal socialization, the role of a half-heartedgovernment. The conclusion is that strengthening betweenzakatliteracy must be cultivated into alifestyleand not a dichotomy between religious and state affairs.


Literacy, Culture, Zakat

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