Factors on the Economic Burden of Middle Age Householder Supporting the Family

중·장년기 가구주의 경제적 부양부담 영향요인

  • Kim, Hye-Sun (Dept. of Social Welfare, Shingu University) ;
  • Park, Hyo-Jin (Division of General Education, Hyupsung University)
  • 김혜선 (신구대학교 사회복지전공) ;
  • 박효진 (협성대학교 교양교직학부)
  • Received : 2016.04.28
  • Accepted : 2016.07.07
  • Published : 2016.07.31


This study examined the economic burden of middle age householders supporting their family. They could not prepare for their later life because they are supporting their parents and children in their unstable employment. This study examined how to decrease the burden of middle age householders. Using the Korea Welfare Panel Study, this study analyzed data by hierarchical regression. The result showed that age, gender, education, unemployed, ownership of the house, number of employees, monthly income, and family relationship satisfaction had an effect on the economic burden of support by middle age householders. Based on the result, the researchers offered political suggestions for decreasing the levels of economic burden of support by middle age householders.


Supported by : 신구대학교


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