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SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS

Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi.

Abstract
Through this report, it explores mobile dependency, fear of losing out (FoMO) and the presumed
social and academic skills that predict high school student social media addiction. The sample group includes
296 (136 female students and 160 male) high school students attending XY high schools in the academic year
2017-2018. Easy random tests have been used. Descriptive sample techniques were used in the analysis. The
data collection instruments included the Personal Data Model, The Scale of Social Media Addiction, the measure
of mobile addiction, Fear of Missing Out Measure (FoMO), the scale of perceived competence established by
Ozer et al. Regression was included in statistical analysis. According to a stepwise regression study, the extent of
social network dependence in high School students is projected by mobile addiction (β = 1.34), fear of losing out
(β = 26.0) and perceived academic performance (β = -.12). The research forecasts social networking use among
high school pupils as a consequence of mobile use, fear of losing out and presumed academic competence. As
the degree of smartphone addiction and the risk of losing decreases and academic performance increases, the
rates of smartphone addiction of students are the

Key words: Social media addiction, smartphone, fear of missing out, competence, adolescents


 
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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi. SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS. JCR. 2020; 7(16): 1172-1181. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148


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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi. SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS. http://www.jcreview.com/?mno=4827 [Access: April 16, 2021]. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148


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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi. SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS. JCR. 2020; 7(16): 1172-1181. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148



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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi. SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS. JCR. (2020), [cited April 16, 2021]; 7(16): 1172-1181. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148



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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi (2020) SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS. JCR, 7 (16), 1172-1181. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148



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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi. 2020. SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (16), 1172-1181. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148



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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi. "SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS." Journal of Critical Reviews 7 (2020), 1172-1181. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi. "SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS." Journal of Critical Reviews 7.16 (2020), 1172-1181. Print. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148



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Sanil S Hishan, Suresh Ramakrishnan, Muhammad Imran Qureshi (2020) SMARTPHONE ADDICTION, FEAR OF MISSING OUT, AND PERCEIVED COMPETENCE AS PREDICTORS OF SOCIAL MEDIA ADDICTION OF ADOLESCENTS. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (16), 1172-1181. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.16.148