A Study on Influence of the Life Satisfaction for the Elderly Women with Disabilities -Focusing on Moderation Effect of Preparation for the Later Life Factor -

고령여성장애인 삶의 만족도에 관한 연구 - 노후준비 조절효과를 중심으로 -

  • Park, Ju Young (Department of Social Welfare, The Catholic University of Korea)
  • 박주영 (가톨릭대학교 사회복지학과)
  • Received : 2013.07.30
  • Accepted : 2013.09.16
  • Published : 2013.12.31


The purpose of this study was elderly women with disabilities to increase life satisfaction from the recognition that were original goals. Factors affecting life satisfaction confirm, and in influencing aging affects looked ready. In the case of non-disabled people was life satisfaction showed a link between preparation for the later life. Expected life satisfaction of elderly women with disabilities were equally applicable whether verification was carried out. The results of this study were as follows: First, the difference in life satisfaction according to demographic factors, psychological factors, health factors, economic factors, social factors were all of the factors in the elderly group of women with disabilities in accordance with the life satisfaction were different. Second, the factors that influence the life satisfaction for the elderly women with disabilities were psychological factors, health factors, economic factors, social factors and demographic factors. Third, in relation to independent variable and dependent variable, preparation for the later life factor was found operating as moderation variable in relations between level of economic status, chronic diseases. Based on this results, the implications for future studies on women with disabilities were discussed.