HUBUNGAN TINGKAT PEMAKAIAN MEDIA SOSIAL TERHADAP SIMTOM DEPRESI PADA SISWA MADRASAH ALIYAH NEGERI 1 MEDAN

  • FERINI RATU SARAH HASIBUAN UNIVERSITAS MUHAMMADIYAH SUMATERA UTARA
  • DWI MAYAHETI NASUTION UNIVERSITAS MUHAMMADIYAH SUMATERA UTARA
Keywords: Media Social Use , Depression Symtomps , Social Media

Abstract

Social networking sites in Indonesia are very popular and widely used, especially among teenagers and young adults. Based
on the survey results of the Indonesian Internet Service Providers Association (APJII) in 2017, around 87.13% of the number
of internet users use the internet to access social media. According to several studies saying that the use of social
networking sites has an adverse effect on personal, social, professional life, and is positively correlated with depressive
symptoms and negatively correlated with self-esteem. To find out the relationship between the level of use of social media on
depressive symptoms in Madrasah Aliyah Negeri 1 Medan students. This study was an observational analytic crosssectional
design and data was collected with an unbalanced categorical analytical formula. Low social media use with
symptoms of mild depression by 2 people (66.7%), Normal social media use with symptoms of mild depression by 0 people
(0%), High social media use with symptoms of mild depression by 4 people (16.7%), symptoms of moderate depression as
many as 1 people (4.2%). Very high social media use with symptoms of mild depression as many as 21 people (42.9%),
symptoms of moderate depression were 6 people (12.2%) and severe were 4 (8.2%). From the analysis data, P = 0.089 (P>
0.05) shows that there is no correlation between the level of social media usage and depressive symptoms. The level of use
of social media can not cause symptoms of depression.

Published
2021-10-30
How to Cite
HASIBUAN, F., & NASUTION, D. (2021). HUBUNGAN TINGKAT PEMAKAIAN MEDIA SOSIAL TERHADAP SIMTOM DEPRESI PADA SISWA MADRASAH ALIYAH NEGERI 1 MEDAN. JURNAL ILMIAH KOHESI, 5(4), 26-31. Retrieved from https://kohesi.sciencemakarioz.org/index.php/JIK/article/view/305