The Relationship Between Social Comparison and Self-Esteem Among Late Adolescent Instagram Users
- 10.2991/assehr.k.210805.083How to use a DOI?
- social comparison, self-esteem, Instagram, late adolescence
Instagram is a social media that is popular among all age groups, but especially late teens. Social media allows each individual to explore, see, imitate, and even define a standard. When teenagers compare themselves to other people on Instagram, this certainly has an impact on their self-esteem. The aim of this study is to determine the relationship between social comparison among late adolescents who use Instagram and their self-esteem. This research uses quantitative research method. The data used in this study is primary data collected from 198 respondents in West Jakarta with an age range of 18-22 years, who use Instagram for at least 3 hours. Participants in this study were selected by purposive sampling, and the data were processed using correlation testing. The result is r = -0.245, p> 0.01. Based on the results of the correlation test, it can be concluded that there is a correlation between social comparison and self-esteem.
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TY - CONF AU - Alodia Alodia AU - Denrich Suryadi PY - 2021 DA - 2021/08/08 TI - The Relationship Between Social Comparison and Self-Esteem Among Late Adolescent Instagram Users BT - Proceedings of the International Conference on Economics, Business, Social, and Humanities (ICEBSH 2021) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 527 EP - 532 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.210805.083 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.210805.083 ID - Alodia2021 ER -