Time Well Spent is not the Time Wasted: A Study from the Pandemic

  • V Darling Selvi Assistant Professor of Commerce, Research Department of Commerce Rani Anna Government College for Women, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India
  • D Kalarani Full-time Research Scholar Research Department of Commerce Rani Anna Government College for Women, Tirunelveli Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India
Keywords: Family, Medical isolation, Online program, Quarantined, Spending time

Abstract

The word “quarantine” restricts the movement of people and goods intended to prevent the spread of disease or pests. It is often used in connection to disease and illness, preventing the movement of those who may have been exposed to a communicable disease but do not have a confirmed medical diagnosis. It is distinct from medical isolation, in which those confirmed to be infected with a communicable disease are isolated from the healthy population. Quarantine considerations are often one aspect of control. A distinctive attribute or characteristic possessed by someone or something. “he shows strong leadership qualities.” A sample of one hundred and thirty-eight persons was taken for study. The various dimensions of Quality Time on Quarantine Days Were evaluated with the help of an Interview Schedule. The data collected were analyzed with the help of percentage analysis, Factor Analysis, and KMO. The researcher used IBM-SPSS version 20 software for the analysis and interpretation of data. In a recent study, it was found that time was spent on helping with family members regularly, online streaming, involvement in spiritual activities, playing online games and webinars, suffering social media, outdoor games, and watching television for spiritual programs.

Published
2021-09-01
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Darling Selvi, V., & Kalarani, D. (2021). Time Well Spent is not the Time Wasted: A Study from the Pandemic. Shanlax International Journal of Economics, 9(4), 1–6. https://doi.org/10.34293/economics.v9i4.4123
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