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The Effects of Rural Migrant Characteristics and Conjugal Communication on Life Satisfaction of Baby Boomer Rural Migrants
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The Effects of Rural Migrant Characteristics and Conjugal Communication on Life Satisfaction of Baby Boomer Rural Migrants
Kim, Beagsu; Lee, Jeonghwa;
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 Abstract
This study explores the effects of rural migrant characteristics and conjugal communication on life satisfaction of baby boomer rural migrants. A total of 205 Korean baby boomers, who are living in rural areas in the year of 2013 that had migrated from cities back in 2003 with their families, were analyzed. Their age ranged from 49 to 57 years. The statistical methods used for data analysis were descriptive statistics, t-test, and hierarchical regression analysis, with SPSS Win 20.0 program. The results of this study are summarized as follows: the reasons these baby boomers chose a rural lifestyle were `for life after retirement,` `because rural life is good,` `for health reasons,` and `for chosen profession.` The level of conjugal communication (M
 Keywords
baby boomers;rural migrants;rural migrant characteristics;Conjugal communication;life satisfaction;
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Korean
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