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Factors Affecting Marital Satisfaction among Vietnamese Female Marriage Immigrants

베트남여성결혼이민자의 결혼만족감 영향요인 연구

  • 김연수 (백석대학교 사회복지학부)
  • Received : 2016.09.30
  • Accepted : 2016.11.20
  • Published : 2016.11.28

Abstract

This study aims to examine which factors affect marital satisfaction among Vietnamese marriage immigrants focusing on the demographic background, social support, self-efficacy, and acculturation related variables. Purposive sampling was conducted for the study and 201 Vietnamese marriage immigrants participated in the self-administered questionnaire survey through Seoul, Gyeonggi, and Chungcheong area's social service agencies. The results of 4 step hierarchical multiple regression analysis indicated that the age of woman's husband(${\beta}=-.18$, p<.01), social support(${\beta}=.61$, p<.001), and acculturative stress(${\beta}=-.24$, p<.001) impacted on the woman's marital satisfaction and these variables showed 58.6% explanatory power at the final regression model. Based on these results, social services and social policies for the enhancement of Vietnamese wive's marital satisfaction were discussed.

Keywords

Vietnamese Marriage Immigrants;Marital Satisfaction;Social Support;Acculturative Stress;Multicultural Family

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 백석대학교

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