Factor Analysis of Health Risk Behaviors in Adolescents: Focusing on Daegu and Gyeongbuk provinces

사춘기청소년의 건강위험행동에 대한 요인분석: 대구·경북지역을 중심으로

  • Kum, Chang-Ae (Department Of Adolescent Education & Counseling, Daeguhanhee University) ;
  • Suh, Kyung-Do (Division of Nano-technology, Kumoh National Institute of Technology) ;
  • Han, Sang-Chul (Department Of Adolescent Education & Counseling, Daeguhanhee University)
  • 금창애 (대구한의대학교 청소년교육상담학과) ;
  • 서경도 (금오공과대학교 경영학과) ;
  • 한상철 (대구한의대학교 청소년교육상담학과)
  • Received : 2017.12.29
  • Accepted : 2018.02.20
  • Published : 2018.02.28


The purpose of this study is to analyze the scale of health risk behaviors among adolescents in Daegu area. The purpose of this study was to develop a health risk behavior measurement item for the adolescent adolescents in Korea and to analyze the validity (CVR) of the existing THI measurement items and then to quantify the health risk behavior Were compared and analyzed. As a result of the analysis, the reliability of the health risk behavior scale of adolescents developed through the factor analysis was verified to derive measurement items such as general condition, respiratory, circulatory, digestive, mental health and other items. The reliability and validity of the developed health risk behavior scale were found to be fairly good. Through these studies, it will be possible to develop a preventive program that can reduce the risk of health related adolescents' youth, and to devise a strategy that can provide basic data for policy formulation.


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