Yıl 2021, Cilt 4 , Sayı 1, Sayfalar 1 - 5 2021-01-01

A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students.

Janula RAJU [1] , Raju ASİRVATHAM [2]


The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on school children especially in their academic performance which may affect their mental health. The study aimed to assess the anxiety level of high school students. A cross sectional electronic study conducted among high school students in Tamil Nadu, the southernmost state of India. A total of 302 high school students participated in the study. A two sectioned self-structured questionnaire was used for data collection. The collected data were analyzed by using SPSS 16.0 version software. A chi-square test was used to investigate the level of anxiety among students and ANOVA test used to find the mean difference between groups, with significance set to P<0.05. Among 302 participants, 41.7% (n=126) were male, 58.3% (n=176) were aged 13-17 years. The study indicated that majority 132 (43.7%) of study participants reported that they had Mild anxiety which was followed by 77 (25.5%) no anxiety and 62 (20.5%) moderate anxiety. Factors such as age, gender, family members tested positive or being quarantined were having association with anxiety level. The researcher concluded that the high school children are experiencing a considerable level of anxiety during lock down of COVID-19 pandemic period. There was a strong association of anxiety level of students, if any family members are tested positive for corona virus or any one is being quarantined for the symptoms of corona virus.
Anxiety, High school students, COVID-19, Corona Virus
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Orcid: 0000-0002-2903-1818
Yazar: Janula RAJU (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: King Khalid University, KSA
Ülke: Saudi Arabia


Orcid: 0000-0002-7939-4975
Yazar: Raju ASİRVATHAM
Kurum: St.Joseph's College of Pharmacy
Ülke: India


Destekleyen Kurum None
Teşekkür To the high school students whoever participated in the study.
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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 1 Ocak 2021

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APA Raju, J , Asirvatham, R . (2021). A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students. . Black Sea Journal of Health Science , 4 (1) , 1-5 . DOI: 10.19127/bshealthscience.765279
MLA Raju, J , Asirvatham, R . "A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students." . Black Sea Journal of Health Science 4 (2021 ): 1-5 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/bshealthscience/issue/56779/765279>
Chicago Raju, J , Asirvatham, R . "A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students.". Black Sea Journal of Health Science 4 (2021 ): 1-5
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ISNAD Raju, Janula , Asirvatham, Raju . "A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students.". Black Sea Journal of Health Science 4 / 1 (Ocak 2021): 1-5 . https://doi.org/10.19127/bshealthscience.765279
AMA Raju J , Asirvatham R . A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students.. BSJ Health Sci.. 2021; 4(1): 1-5.
Vancouver Raju J , Asirvatham R . A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students.. Black Sea Journal of Health Science. 2021; 4(1): 1-5.
IEEE J. Raju ve R. Asirvatham , "A Study to Assess the Level of Anxiety Associated with COVID-19 among High School Students.", Black Sea Journal of Health Science, c. 4, sayı. 1, ss. 1-5, Oca. 2021, doi:10.19127/bshealthscience.765279