Stress and Happiness in Life of Students at Rajabhat University in Thailand

Authors

  • Tipvarin Benjanirat
  • Jatuporn Ounprasertsuk
  • Pongsak Jaroenngarmsamer
  • Phannee Rojanabenjakun
  • Sasipen Krutchangthong
  • Panupan Sripan
  • Sunatcha Chaowai

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14958

Keywords:

Stress, Happiness, University students, Students’ life

Abstract

Background: Stress is related to happiness in student life, it is a condition in the body and stimulated to
respond from inside and outside the body. The body or mind is out of balance, with each person showing
different stress affects the happiness in life in each period of that person.
Objective: To examine the relationship between stress and the happiness of Rajabhat University students
in Thailand.
Material & Methods: This research was contextual research by using a cross-sectional survey. The samples
were students selected the sample group by stratified proportion random simple and not overridden using a
random number table. The sample consisted of 190 students. The research instruments were self-reported
questionnaires. The statistics used for data analysis were descriptive using inferential statistics to analyze
relationships with static chi-square.
Results: The results of the research, most students have a high level of stress and rare happiness in life. The
study of the relationship between demographic factors, stress, and happiness in students’ lives found that
level education and family income have a relationship to the stress and gender associated with happiness.
Stress was associated with happiness at a statistically significant level of 0.05.
Conclusion: In this research, there are suggestions to study the cause of stress and ways to stress management
and the factors that contribute to the happiness of students to enable students to continue living in quality
teaching and learning

Author Biographies

Tipvarin Benjanirat

Lecturer, College of Allied Health Sciences, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Samut Songkram Provice,
Thailand

Jatuporn Ounprasertsuk

Lecturer, College of Allied Health Sciences, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Samut Songkram Provice,
Thailand

Pongsak Jaroenngarmsamer

Lecturer, College of Allied Health Sciences, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Samut Songkram Provice,
Thailand

Phannee Rojanabenjakun

Lecturer, College of Allied Health Sciences, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Samut Songkram Provice,
Thailand

Sasipen Krutchangthong

Lecturer, College of Allied Health Sciences, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Samut Songkram Provice,
Thailand

Panupan Sripan

Lecturer, College of Allied Health Sciences, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Samut Songkram Provice,
Thailand

Sunatcha Chaowai

Lecturer, College of Allied Health Sciences, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Samut Songkram Provice,
Thailand

Published

2021-03-24

How to Cite

Tipvarin Benjanirat, Jatuporn Ounprasertsuk, Pongsak Jaroenngarmsamer, Phannee Rojanabenjakun, Sasipen Krutchangthong, Panupan Sripan, & Sunatcha Chaowai. (2021). Stress and Happiness in Life of Students at Rajabhat University in Thailand. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(2), 3755-3763. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14958