Factors Related to the Internet Use on High School Students in Banda Aceh

Authors

  • Fika Maulid
  • Suryane Sulistiana Susanti
  • Teuku Tahlil

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijone.v14i2.18001

Keywords:

Risk Factors, Internet Use, High School Student, Banda Aceh

Abstract

The use of the internet to access information has become a necessity and continues to increase to
affect lives positively and negatively. This study aims to determine the risk factors associated with
internet use in high school students in Banda Aceh. This study uses a quantitative method with a crosssectional
approach. The population was all high school students in the Kuta Alam District, Banda
Aceh, amounting to 3,860 students. The sample amounted to 362 students selected using the Slovin
formula with the Proportional Random Sampling technique. This study found that the factors that have
a significant relationship with internet use in high school students are school, family, physical health,
and mental health factors. While the aspect of family economic status has no relationship with internet
use in high school students. The mental health factor is the most strongly associated with internet use
among high school students in Banda Aceh.

Author Biographies

Fika Maulid

Postgraduate Student, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh-Indonesia

Suryane Sulistiana Susanti

Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh-Indonesia

Teuku Tahlil

Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh-Indonesia

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Published

2022-04-13