SOCIAL MEDIA USE CONTRIBUTING DEPRESSION, ANXIETY AND STRESS TO UNIVERSITY STUDENT

  • Syiddat B Universitas Nahdlatul Ulama Surabaya
Keywords: Social media, Depression, Anxiety, Stress

Abstract

Social media use with high intensity is happening in adolescence, they are interact each other by social media. it triggers health problems, not only physical health but also mental health. The aims of this research was to analyze the effect of social media use on depression, anxiety and stress among university students. the research design was cross sectional study, and the sample was 80 students taken by simple random sampling. independent variable was social media use and dependent variable were depression, anxiety and stress. data take by using social media addiction scale, and depression, anxiety, stress scale (DASS 21). it was analyzed by using Manova statistic test. the result showed that 65 students (81.5) was medium user, 9 students (11.5%) light user and 6 students (7.5%) as heavy user. the Manova test showed that P Value at Depression was 0.03, Anxiety got 0.04 and the p Value for stress was 0.02. it means that there was effect of social media use to depression, anxiety and stress.

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Published
2019-12-30
How to Cite
B, S. (2019). SOCIAL MEDIA USE CONTRIBUTING DEPRESSION, ANXIETY AND STRESS TO UNIVERSITY STUDENT. Bali Medika Jurnal, 6(2), 81-84. https://doi.org/10.36376/bmj.v6i2.87