Study of Women's Social Security and Social Factors Affecting it (Case Study of Young Women Aged 15-64 in Babol)

Document Type : Original Article


1 PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Central Tehran Branch , Islamic Azad University, Tehran

2 Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Babol Branch, Islamic Azad University, Babol, Iran

3 Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Islamic Azad University of Babol, Babol, Iran



The Social security of any society is one of the basic needs. Security in its objective sense is the measure of the absence of a threat to values; The purpose of this study is to investigate social security and social factors affecting it among women in Babol and its application.The present study is based on a survey method that the statistical population of young women aged 15-39 years in two urban areas of Babol and using the Cochran's formula, the sample size of a sample of 400 people was selected from the sample method. The questionnaire was used for data collection and the validity of the data was formal validity and its reliability was measured by Cronbach's. Analysis of variance, Pearson correlation, multivariate regression and factor analysis were used for the relationship between independent and dependent variables. The results show that there is a significant and direct relationship between the independent variables of social control, social support, social trust and the dependent variable of social security. Multivariate regression analysis shows that independent variables (0.22) explain the percentage of changes in social security.


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