Personality and Social Media Addiction Among College Students
- 10.2991/assehr.k.200225.079How to use a DOI?
- addiction, personality, social media, big five factor
Previous survey indicated the tendency of social media addiction among university students in Bandung. Other research reported that personality dimension had significant effect on social media addiction. This research aimed to provide information about personality and social media addiction among university students in Bandung. This research focused on the correlation between personality type and social media addiction. Quantitative approach was established to provide research data, using statistical Spearman correlation technique. Multistage sample were conducted and gathered 483 university students. The scale used to measure social media addiction were BSMAS (Bergen social Media Addiction Scale) and IPIP-BFM-25 (Big Five Factor) were measured the personality types. The results shown 3 types of personality had significant correlation with the social media addiction tendency. There were neuroticism, extraversion and agreeable types of personality.
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TY - CONF AU - Indri Utami Sumaryanti AU - Salma Azizah AU - Fanni Putri Diantina AU - Endah Nawangsih PY - 2020 DA - 2020/03/03 TI - Personality and Social Media Addiction Among College Students BT - Proceedings of the 2nd Social and Humaniora Research Symposium (SoRes 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 376 EP - 379 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200225.079 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.200225.079 ID - Sumaryanti2020 ER -