| Published: September 25, 2015
Internet Addiction among Students: The Relation of Depression
The purpose of this study is to investigate not only the prevalence of internet addiction among the male and female students but, also the relationship between internet addiction and depression. The tools of measurement used are the Young Internet Addiction and Beck Depression Questionnaire. The data was analyzed by t-test and correlation. The results show that prevalence of internet was more in male students than female students. Correlation analysis showed a positive and significant relation between internet addiction and depression.
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© 2015 I S Singh
Received: June 30, 2015; Revision Received: July 29, 2015; Accepted: September 25, 2015
Published in Volume 02, Issue 4, July-September, 2015