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A Comparative Study on Emotional Intelligence and Depression, Anxiety, and Stress among Adults

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of HSc, Human Development, the IIS University, Jaipur, INDIA
  • 2Department of HSc, Human Development, the IIS University, Jaipur, INDIA

Res. J. Family, Community and Consumer Sci., Volume 3, Issue (9), Pages 1-3, November,27 (2015)


The study aims to explore the relationship between emotional intelligence and depression, anxiety, and stress in working male and female on the basis of age and gender. The total sample size was 100, comprising of 50 working male and 50 working female under the age group of 30-50 years. The tool used to conduct this study was Emotional intelligence scale developed by Anukool Hyde, Sanjyot Pethe and Upinder Dhar. And Depression, Anxiety and Stress Scale (DASS) by Lobindo, S.H and Lobindo, P.F. Stress Scale by Sydney. The data was tabulated using T-test, and correlation. The study revealed that there was no difference in Emotional Intelligence and Depression, Anxiety and Stress of working male and female, but Stress was found to be more significant in working female as comparison to working male.


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