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The Relations of Aging Anxiety and Depression Focused on Middle Aged People of Digital University

디지털대학 중년기 재학생의 노화불안과 우울에 관한 연구

  • Jeon, Hye Seong (Dept. of Graduate School of Legal Studies and Public Administration, Dankook University) ;
  • Lee, Hee Youn (Dept. of Social Work, Seoul Cyber University)
  • 전혜성 (단국대학교 행정법무대학원) ;
  • 이희연 (서울사이버대학교 사회복지학부)
  • Received : 2014.06.18
  • Accepted : 2014.09.20
  • Published : 2014.09.28

Abstract

This paper was to explore the effect of aging anxiety of the middle-aged on depression in aging society. This survey was conducted from September, 2013 to December, 2013 and 302responses from the survey were used for the analysis. The data was analyzed by descriptive statistics, t-test, ANOVA, pearson correlation and Multiple Regression. The research findings could be summarized as the followings. First, the mean scores of aging anxiety and depression were lower than average. Second, aging anxiety was the significant predictor to explain depression. Third, income also was the significant predictors which have the effectiveness to the depression.

Keywords

Digital University;Middle-Aged;Aging Anxiety;Depression

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