European Journal of Behavioral Sciences
Year: 2018 | Volume: 1 | Issue: 4 | Page No: 14-20
Spiritual Well-Being among College Students: Study in Java Province-Indonesia and Hangzhou Province-China
Achmad Sholeh, Hazhira Qudsyi, Fani Eka Nurtjahjo, Nyda Afsari, Hanifah Nur Fitriani, Shuang Geng, Jiayao Liu, Xin Wen and Mengyan Xu
This study aims to determine to compare spiritual well-being among college students in Indonesia and China. This Study conducts a quantitative approach and performed in Java Province (Yogyakarta City and Surabaya City), Indonesia and Hangzhou Province, China. The subjects in this study are 50 Indonesia students and 50 China students. Measurement of spiritual well-being used The Spiritual Well-being Scale (SWBS) by Darvyri et al. (2014)This study used independent sample test to compare spiritual well-being among college students in both countries Indonesia and China. The results were consistent with the study hypotheses, indicate that there is different spiritual well-being among college students in Indonesia and China. It is shown from the value of t = 13.52 with the significance of p = 0.00. Spiritual well-being of Indonesia students is higher than China students. From the results, it can be concluded that there is a different level of spiritual well-being among Indonesia students and China students, this study identified both countries have a big difference related belief in life.
Keywords: Spiritual Well-Being, Indonesia, China, Diversity, Cross-Cultural, Religion.