MOBILE PHONE ADDICTION AND PERCEIVED LONELINESS AMONG WEB DESIGNERS

P. Leena, Dr. U. L. Bhuvaneswari

Abstract


The purpose of the study was to assess the mobile phone addiction and perceived loneliness among web designers. For this
purpose, Perceived Loneliness Scale constructed by Dr. Praveen Kumar Jha (1997) and Mobile Addiction Scale by Dr. A.
Velayudhan and Dr. S. Srividhya (2012) were administrated to a sample of 52 web designers in the age group of 26 to 35 years (19 female and 33
male). Statistical analysis revealed that there exists a signicant relationship between mobile phone addiction and perceived loneliness and that
there is no signicant mean difference in mobile phone addiction and perceived loneliness with regard to gender.


Keywords


Perceived loneliness, mobile phone addiction, Web Designers, gender.

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