Impact on Quality of Life of Single-parent Female Head of Household Economic Stress

한부모여성가구주의 경제적 스트레스가 삶의 질에 미치는 영향

  • 이현심 (서울벤처대학원대학교 사회복지상담학과) ;
  • 한규철 (서울벤처대학원대학교 사회복지상담학과) ;
  • 전기복 (서울벤처대학원대학교 사회복지상담학과)
  • Received : 2013.02.04
  • Accepted : 2013.03.08
  • Published : 2013.03.28


This study in the lives of single-parent female households demographic and economic variables and economic stress quality financial satisfaction and physical health status and psychological distressed affect were analyzed. The study took advantage of an analysis of a sample of 430 people living in care facilities nationwide cap material. Using SAS 9.1 (Statistical Analysis System) were analyzed by the research model to set a single-parent female head of household demographic and economic characteristics, economic satisfaction, physical health status, was found to have a negative effect on the quality of life psychologically distressed. Also was identified as a single-parent female households experience economic stress have a negative effect on their quality of life. Especially, showed the biggest influence on the psychologically distressed was a significant influence financial satisfaction and physical health status in.


Single-parent Female Head of Households;Quality of Life;Economic Stress


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