Effects of Smartphone Usage Among Young Adults

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FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT AND HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT ( FPPSM )

QUESTIONNAIRE FORM
Research Topic:
EFFECTS OF SMARTPHONE USAGE AMONG YOUNG ADULTS
Research Topic:
EFFECTS OF SMARTPHONE USAGE AMONG YOUNG ADULTS

This questionnaire is conducted to discover the effects of smartphone usage among young adults. Please kindly complete this questionnaire and answer as honest as you can. All information will be treated confidential. Your corporation is kindly appreciated.

Thank You.

Prepared by :
Muhammad Ashraf Bin Lisman
Chai Mei Kuan
Nurul Soleha Binti Abdul Malik

Monitored by :

Dr. Fauziah Ismail

Part A: Personal Information
Please tick (/) the appropriate boxes below.

1. Gender : Male Female

2. Age: _______years old

3. Status: SingleMarriedDivorced

4. Education background:
STPM
Diploma
Degree
Master
PhD
Working
Others
5. Do you have smartphone?
If your answer is no, please proceed to Part C

YesNo

Part B: Smartphone users.
6. What brands of smartphones are you using?

I phone
Samsung
HTC
Sony Ericsson
Blackberry
Others (please specify) :_________
7. Do you use a smartphone as your primary mobile phone?

YesNo

8. Why do you use smartphone? (You can tick more than one option) | Trendy |
Features |
Convenience|
Status |
Others (please specify) :_________| | |
9. Where do you often use your smartphone?

Coffee house
Restaurant
School/ University
Working places
Home
Others (please specify) :_________
10. How much time do you spend using your smartphone (except making phone calling) every day?
Less than 1 hour
1-2 hours
3-4 hours
5-6 hours
Over 6 hours

11. How often do you use the applications in your smartphone?

Please indicate your degree of agree or disagreement to the following statements by circling the appropriates options.

Often Sometimes SeldomNever
Often Sometimes SeldomNever

12 3 4
12 3 4

Frequency| | | | |
Text messaging (SMS) | 1| 2| 3| 4|
Reading e-mail| 1| 2| 3| 4|
Searching for specific information| 1| 2| 3| 4|
Reading News | 1| 2| 3| 4|
Viewing content on social networks (Facebook, twitter and others)| 1| 2| 3| 4| Maps or GPS| 1| 2| 3| 4|
Chatting (Whatapps, Skype Chat, others)| 1| 2| 3| 4| Listening to music| 1| 2| 3| 4|
Watching video (YouTube and others)| 1| 2| 3| 4|
Playing games| 1| 2| 3| 4|
Reading books | 1| 2| 3| 4|

Part C: Non-Smart phone users
12. Is it important to have a smartphone?

YesNo

13. Why do you think people want to purchase a smartphones?

Product features
Brand name
Social influence
Price
Others (please specify) :_________

14. What do you think people use smartphones for?
(you can choose more than one answer)

News
Maps or GPS
Access Social Network
Chat
Play games
Watch video or movies
Others (please specify) :_________

15. What impacts do you think smartphones generally bring to your lifestyle?

Positive impacts (please proceed to Q16 and skip Q17)

Negative impacts (please proceed to Q17)

16. What are the positive impacts do smartphones bring to your lifestyle? -------------------------------------------------

17. What are the negative impacts do smartphones bring to your lifestyle? -------------------------------------------------

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND HAVE A NICE DAY.
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