International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education
2019, Vol. 4, Issue 1
A comparative study of stress among college athletes with regard to gender
Author(s): Shaminder Singh and Dr. Harpartap Singh
The present study was designed to compare the level of stress among players of different colleges of Chandigarh in relation to gender. A sample of one hundred sixty (N=160) players from the different colleges of Chandigarh was investigated in the present study, out of which eighty (n=80) male and eighty (n=80) each were selected from different team game disciplines. The random sampling technique was used to collect the require information. Stress among male and female players was assessed by employing a The Perceived stress scale constructed by of Reena Kaul and Bedi (2001). Mean standard deviation and t-test was applied to compare the stress among male and female of players. Descriptive statistics was also carried out. The level of significance was set at 0.05. The results of the present study indicated that the male players had demonstrated significantly less stress as compared to female college player’s counterparts.
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Shaminder Singh, Dr. Harpartap Singh. A comparative study of stress among college athletes with regard to gender. Int J Physiol Nutr Phys Educ 2019;4(1):2266-2268.