Factor Influencing Depression in Eco Boomer

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  • Kim, Ji-In (Department of Nursing, Sunchon National University)
  • Received : 2018.08.07
  • Accepted : 2018.11.20
  • Published : 2018.11.28


The purpose of this study was identify the factor affecting depression in eco boomer. This study used the data from the $7^{th}$ Korea National Health and Nutrition Examinations Survey and identified factor affecting depression in adult aged 24 to 37. Data was analyzed using the IBM SPSS 25.0 program. As a result, there were significant differences according to sex, education level, house ownership, health insurance, economic activity status, status of workers, position of servant, working time system, employment condition, perceived health status, smoking, work related physical activity, suicidal plan, suicidal attempt, stress, frequency of meal, companion for meal. As a result of regression analysis, influencing factors of depression in eco boomer were sex, employment condition, perceived health status, smoking, stress, work related physical activity, suicidal plan, companion for dinner. According to the results of this study, depression of the echo boomer should be improved by considering sex, work related characteristics and life style of eco boomer.


Eco Boomer;Depression;Mental health;Health Promotion;Korea National Health and Nutrition Examinations Survey

Table 1. General characteristics of subjects

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Table 2. Patient Health Questionnaire(PHQ-9) according to general characteristics

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Table 3. The factor affecting Patient Health Questionnaire(PHQ-9) in eco boomer

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Supported by : Sunchon National University


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