| Published: May 29, 2018
Understanding Sibling Influences: The Effects of Number of Siblings and Order of Birth on Psycho-Social Behaviour among Adolescents Girls
This study attempts to examine the impact of number of siblings and order of birth on Psycho-social behaviour among Adolescents girls. The group consisted of 1218 adolescents girls in the age group of 13-18 years selected by convenient sampling method. Twelve Government schools were selected from twelve districts of Tamil Nadu. The results found that there is a significant difference between number of siblings and order of birth across the psychological and social factors such as emotional intelligence, resilience, stress, family environment, school problem, social problem and personal problems.
This is an Open Access Research distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any Medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
2018 © Rathnasabapathy M, Wesley J R, Maharishi R & Athilakshmi R
Received: April 01, 2018; Revision Received: April 15, 2018; Accepted: May 29, 2018
Published in Volume 06, Issue 2, April-June, 2018