A Convergent Study of Variables Influencing on Suicide Ideation of Adolescents in Multicultural Family

다문화가족 청소년의 자살생각에 영향을 미치는 요인에 대한 연구

Kim, Min-Kyeong

  • Received : 2019.01.02
  • Accepted : 2019.02.20
  • Published : 2019.02.28


The purpose of this study was to identify socio-demographic variables, psychological variables and socio-relational variables influencing on suicide ideation of multicultural families. The participants were 186 multicultural adolescents. Data analysis was used descriptive statistics, correlation and multiple regression with the SPSS 23.0 program. The major findings were as; Self-esteem is highest in 3.40, hopelessness is 3.34, discrimination experience is 3.14, school violence victim is 2.78 and suicide ideation is 1.98. Suicide ideation was positively correlated with stress, hopelessness, depression, school violence victim and discrimination experience except self-esteem. Multicultural adolescents' suicide ideation was positively affected by significant hopelessness, depression, stress, school violence victim and discrimination experience. And the findings was provided basic report for the intervention program on suicide ideation regarding to psychological variables and socio-relational variables of multicultural adolescents.


Stress;Hopelessness;Depression;Self-esteem;School violence victim;Discrimination experience;Suicide ideation;Multicultural family's adolescents


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