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J Health Info Stat 2024;49(2):187-194.
Published online: May 31, 2024.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.21032/jhis.2024.49.2.187

우리나라 노인의 코로나19로 인한 일상생활 변화와 삶의 질의 관련성
고효빈1 , 빈성오2 , 정성화2
1대구한의대학교 대학원 보건학과 박사과정생
2대구한의대학교 보건학부 교수
An Association between Changes in Daily Life Caused by COVID-19 and Quality of Life among The Korean Elderly
Hyo-Bin Go1 , Sung-Oh Bin2 , Seong-Hwa Jeong2
1Doctoral Student, Graduate School of Public Health, Daegu Haany University, Gyeongsan, Korea
2Professor, Faculty of Health Science, Daegu Haany University, Gyeongsan, Korea
Corresponding author:  Seong-Hwa Jeong,Tel: +82-53-819-1477, Email: jeongsh@dhu.ac.kr
Received: March 26, 2024; Revised: May 27, 2024   Accepted: May 31, 2024.
ABSTRACT
Objectives:
This study aims to examine the effect of changes in daily life caused by COVID-19 on quality of life among the Korean elderly.
Methods:
The subjects of this study are select from the 2021 Community Health Survey (CHS) taken from 74,492 respondents aged 65 or older.
Results:
Authors found changes in daily life caused by COVID-19 and quality of life, the happiness index and European quality of life 5 dimensions 3 level version (EQ-5D-3L) index were higher when it was possible to rest at home when coughing with fever, when living restriction score affected by COVID-19 was small, and when being vaccinated for COVID-19. Among the factors influencing quality of life, the happiness index was indicated by living restriction score affected by COVID-19, frequency of physical activities, and frequency of drinking status. The EQ-5D-3L index was indicated by COVID-19 vaccination experience.
Conclusions:
The results of this study show the importance of actively maintaining health behaviors despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
Key words: COVID-19, Changes in daily life, Quality of life, Elderly
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