Effect of Sportsclub Participation on Social Integration
스포츠클럽 참여가 사회통합에 미치는 영향

Woog-Yeon Jo
2012 The Journal of the Korea Contents Association  
The purpose of this study was to explore the effects of sportsclub on social integration through the sportsclub participation and social integration index. To achieve this goal, 26 countries among OECD members were selected. Life satisfaction, mutual trust, social isolation, happiness index, social conflict index were selected for correlation analysis. Main findings were as follows. First. Norway, Denmark, Germany, Sweden had higher sportsclub participation, on the contrary, Korea, Poland,
more » ... Korea, Poland, Hungary, Greece, USA had lower sportsclub participation. Second, sportsclub participation had significant correlation with life satisfaction, mutual trust, social isolation, happiness index, and social conflict index. Specifically, sportsclub participation had positive relationship with life satisfaction, mutual trust, happiness index and negative relationship with social isolation, social conflict index. ■ keyword :|Sportsclub Participation|Social Integration|Social Integration Index|
doi:10.5392/jkca.2012.12.03.363 fatcat:iuah3ejmfjbsfgmppmmivxqjay