Data from: Transitions in smartphone addiction proneness among children: the effect of gender and use patterns

Fong-Ching Chang, Jeng-Tung Chiang, Kun-Wei Lee & Szu-Yuan Hsu
Objectives This study assessed the incidence of transitions in smartphone addiction proneness (SAP) among children and examined the effects of gender, use patterns (social networking sites (SNSs) use and smartphone gaming) and depression on smartphone addiction transitions.Methods A representative sample of 2,155 children from Taipei completed longitudinal surveys in both 2015 (5th grade) and 2016 (6th grade). Latent transition analysis (LTA) was used to characterize transitions in SAP and to examine the effects of use...

Registration Year

  • 2019

Resource Types

  • Dataset


  • National Chengchi University
  • National Taiwan Normal University