A Convergence Study of Factors Affecting Life Satisfaction for Adolescents with Allergic Disease

알레르기 질환이 있는 청소년의 삶의 만족도 영향요인의 융합연구

  • Received : 2018.12.31
  • Accepted : 2019.03.20
  • Published : 2019.03.28


The aim of this study was to identify factors affecting life satisfaction for adolescents with asthma or atopic dermatitis. Korean Child and Youth Panel Survey (KCYPS) Data in 2016 was used. The data were analyzed by Chi-square test, t-test, one-way ANOVA and stepwise multiple linear regression. In multiple stepwise regression analysis, less depression, higher resilience, higher self-esteem, more affectionate parenting behavior, lower age enhances the life satisfaction of adolescents with allergic disease. Educational program is necessary to improve the life satisfaction of adolescents with asthma or atopic dermatitis which is reflecting the result of this study.

Table 1. Prevalence of allergic disease

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Table 2. General Characteristics and Research Variables of Participants

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Table 3. Mean Difference of Life Satisfaction according to the General Characteristics of Participants

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Table 4. Correlation of Research Variables

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Table 5. Factors Affected on Life Satisfaction in Korean Adolescents

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