Dispositional Gratitude and Social Comparison Orientation among Social Media Users


  • Caroline Winata Bina Nusantara University
  • Esther Widhi Andangsari Bina Nusantara University




dispositional gratitude, social comparison orientation, social media


The study aimed to explore the relationship between dispositional gratitude and social comparison orientation among social media users. The present study used a non-experimental research design with a quantitative approach with survey technique by distributing questionnaires to 296 Bina Nusantara University students aged 18-24 who used social media. The correlation between dispositional gratitude and social comparison orientation was calculated by Spearman correlation technique. The result shows that dispositional gratitude and social comparison orientation have a significant negative correlation.

Author Biographies

Caroline Winata, Bina Nusantara University

Psychology Department, Humanities Faculty

Esther Widhi Andangsari, Bina Nusantara University

Psychology Department, Humanities Faculty


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