The study of internet addiction with depression, anxiety and social isolation / Wan Soraya Wan Abdul Ghani … [et al.]

Abdul Ghani, Wan Soraya Wan and Ramlee, Nureliyana and Ramli, Nurakmal and Zamri, Hafizi and Ghazali, Ayu Rohaidah (2019) The study of internet addiction with depression, anxiety and social isolation / Wan Soraya Wan Abdul Ghani … [et al.]. Advances in Business Research International Journal (ABRIJ), 5 (2(S)). pp. 137-145. ISSN 2462-1838

Abstract

The internet is an instrument that is utilized as a fundamental part of daily life throughout the world. Undoubtedly, the internet is a revolution in information technology. However, internet addiction is becoming a problem among some users as the usage of the internet is growing rapidly each year. Therefore, this study aimed to determine the relationship between internet addiction and developing of anxiety, depression and social isolation. Based on the sample size, 61 respondents were used to participate in this study. Census technique was applied in the distribution of the questionnaire. The results shown that there is a positive relationship between internet addiction towards developing anxiety, depression and social isolation. However, new studies are required to document the efficacy treatment of for the subjected issue. Further discussion on the results are shared in this paper.

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Item Type: Article
Creators:
CreatorsID Num. / Email
Abdul Ghani, Wan Soraya Wanwansor2956@uitm.edu.my
Ramlee, Nureliyananureliyanaramlee@gmail.com
Ramli, Nurakmalnurakm2956@uitm.edu.my
Zamri, Hafizimuhamm9811@uitm.edu.my
Ghazali, Ayu Rohaidahayuroh2956@uitm.edu.my
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races > Races. Including race as a social group and race relations in general
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam > Faculty of Business and Management
Journal or Publication Title: Advances in Business Research International Journal (ABRIJ)
Journal: UiTM Journal > Advances in Business Research International Journal (ABRIJ)
ISSN: 2462-1838
Volume: 5
Number: 2(S)
Page Range: pp. 137-145
Official URL: https://abrij.uitm.edu.my
Item ID: 29752
Uncontrolled Keywords: Internet addiction, Anxiety, Depression, Social isolation
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/29752

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