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  • Journal title : Journal of dental hygiene science
  • Volume 15, Issue 6,  2015, pp.736-745
  • Publisher : the Korean Society of Dental Hygiene science
  • DOI : 10.17135/jdhs.2015.15.6.736
 Title & Authors
Factors Related to Subjective Well-being of Dental Hygienists
Joung, So-Yu; Cho, Young-Sik;
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The purpose of this study is to find out factors that affect subjective well-being among dental hygienists. The questionnaires were consisted of 7 categories: general characteristics, job characteristic, job satisfaction, job identity, job commitment, Leisure satisfaction and subjective well-being. T-test, ANOVA, multiple linear regression were applied in this analysis. The results are as follows: Job satisfaction, job identity, job commitment and leisure satisfaction had significant influence on positive experience index (p<0.05). Leisure satisfaction was the most significant factor and it positively influences the positive experience index. In order to increase the subjective well-being among dental hygienists, plans that can increase the job satisfaction, job identity, job commitment and leisure satisfaction should be implemented by improving job-related factors.
Job commitment;Job identity;Job satisfaction;Leisure satisfaction;Subjective well-being;
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