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Internet Addiction and Life Satisfaction among Indian College Students

Author(s) Dipasha Bansal
Country India
Abstract People who suffer from internet addiction show a variety of behavioral characteristics, such as nervousness, trepidation, worry and concern which have a detrimental impact on their personality features and self-esteem. In addition, studies have shown social anxiety to have an inverse relationship with self-esteem. The aim of this study is to understand the relation and impact of Internet Addiction and Life Satisfaction in college students with respect to their education field, the qualitative study was conducted in 2022 among the people of age group ranging from 18-26 years. who are college students. Both male
and female have participated in this research. Two questionnaires were combined and provided to the participants to fill. The Internet Addiction Test (IAT) by Kimberly Young. Second one – Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS) . Females are more addicted to the internet as compared to males. There is a negative
correlation between the internet addiction and life satisfaction. Based on the results, it is found that females are more addicted to the internet as compared to males. There is a negative correlation between the internet addiction.
Keywords Internet Addiction, Depression, Life Satisfaction, College Students
Field Sociology > Philosophy / Psychology / Religion
Published In Volume 6, Issue 1, January-February 2024
Published On 2024-02-04
Cite This Internet Addiction and Life Satisfaction among Indian College Students - Dipasha Bansal - IJFMR Volume 6, Issue 1, January-February 2024. DOI 10.36948/ijfmr.2024.v06i01.12700
DOI https://doi.org/10.36948/ijfmr.2024.v06i01.12700
Short DOI https://doi.org/gtgs6v

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