Comparative Study of Self Esteem and Family Environment among College Students belonging to Rural and Urban Locality
The present study has-been undertaken to study the self-esteem and family environment among college students. The present study was based on the sample of 200 college students. The researcher has used simple random sampling for the selection of students and collection of data. The researcher in the present study has used standardized scale developed by Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale (RSES) and standardized family environment scale developed by the Bhatia and Chadha. The collected data has-been analysed with the help of critical ratio. After the analysis of data it has-been found that there is significant difference in the self-esteem of college students belonging to different locality (rural and urban). Significant difference was also found in the family environment of college students belonging to different locality (rural and urban).
Key Words:- Self-esteem, family environment, college students, rural and urban locality.