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"International Journal of Physical Education, Sports and Health"

2016, Vol. 3, Issue 2, Part B

Happiness in relation to perceived parental support and self-esteem among Indian adults


Author(s): Sandeep Kumar

Abstract: This study was designed to examine the relationship between happiness, perceived parental support and self-esteem among Indian adults. The Oxford Happiness Inventory, Perceived Parental Support Scale and Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale were administered on 150 Indian adults within the age range of 20 to 28 years. Obtained data were analyzed by using Descriptive Statistics i.e. t ‘tests, mean and standard deviation and Pearson’s Correlation Analysis. Results shows that female Indian adults are high on perceived parental support from mother as compare to their male counterparts. Results also shows that male and female Indian adults do not differ on perceived parental support from father, self-esteem and happiness. Obtained correlations shows that perceived parental support from both mother and father are positively and significantly related to happiness among Indian adults.

Pages: 104-107  |  737 Views  5 Downloads

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How to cite this article:
Sandeep Kumar. Happiness in relation to perceived parental support and self-esteem among Indian adults. Int J Phys Educ Sports Health 2016;3(2):104-107.
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