The prevalence of depression especially among youths is increasingly high. Depression is an illness that affects both the mind and the body and is a leading cause, most of people have felt sad or depressed at times. Psychological stability is indeed an important predictor that could contribute to high academic achievement. Hence, it is very much crucial to review and examine the psychological well-being of the students. The findings of such research may be used to develop strategies and approaches to help students to excel in their academic life. The present study attempts to explore the depression among college students with respect to their demographic variables. For the present study a sample of 800 students was used and the sample was drawn by cluster sampling technique. The data collected was analyzed by using multivariate analysis.
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Mir Shahid Satar, Jawaid Ahmad Ittoo. Depression among Degree College Students: A Study with respect to Demographic Variables. Res. J. Humanities and Social Sciences. 2018; 9(3): 585-587. doi: 10.5958/2321-5828.2018.00098.0