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March-2020
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1955-1974

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A STUDY TO ASSESS THE LEVEL OF LIFE SATISFACTION AMONG ELDERLY MALE AND FEMALE IN BHUCHO MANDI, BATHINDA, PUNJAB.

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2349-5162

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"A STUDY TO ASSESS THE LEVEL OF LIFE SATISFACTION AMONG ELDERLY MALE AND FEMALE IN BHUCHO MANDI, BATHINDA, PUNJAB.", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 3, page no.1955-1974, March-2020, Available :http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2003280.pdf

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Life satisfaction is an overall assessment of feelings and attitude about one’s life at a particular point in time ranging from negative to positive. It is one of three major indicators of well-being: life satisfaction, positive affect and negative affect (Diener, 1984). Happiness is an immediate, in the moment experience, whereas life satisfaction that exists when the person think about his life as a whole, looking at the big picture. It is the quality of life is associated with living conditions such as food, health, shelter and so on (veenhoven, 1996). Objectives: To assess the level of life satisfaction among elderly male and female. To compare the level of life satisfaction among elderly male and female. To find an association of life satisfaction among elderly male and female with their selected socio demographic variables. Methodology: A descriptive study design was used to assess the level of life satisfaction. The sample of 200 elderly male and female was selected by non probability convenience sampling technique. The data was collected by using the Life Satisfaction Scale given by Diener et all. 1985. Analysis was done by using descriptive and inferential statistics. Results: The study revealed that majority of elderly male 74 (74.0%) and elderly female 74 (74.0%) were satisfied, 15 (15.0%) elderly male and 19 (19.0%) elderly female were slightly satisfied, 7 (7.0%) elderly male and 3 (3.0%) elderly female were neutral, only 4 (4.0%) elderly male and 4 (4.0%) elderly female were extremely satisfied, none was slightly dissatisfied, dissatisfied and extremely dissatisfied.

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Assess, Level, Life Satisfaction, Elderly.

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"A STUDY TO ASSESS THE LEVEL OF LIFE SATISFACTION AMONG ELDERLY MALE AND FEMALE IN BHUCHO MANDI, BATHINDA, PUNJAB.", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 3, page no. pp1955-1974, March-2020, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2003280.pdf

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Published Paper ID: JETIR2003280
Registration ID: 230117
Published In: Volume 7 | Issue 3 | Year March-2020
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Page No: 1955-1974
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

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"A STUDY TO ASSESS THE LEVEL OF LIFE SATISFACTION AMONG ELDERLY MALE AND FEMALE IN BHUCHO MANDI, BATHINDA, PUNJAB.", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.7, Issue 3, page no. pp1955-1974, March-2020, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2003280.pdf




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