What Matters for Retirees to Experience A Great Quality of Life?


  • Nor Azilah Husin Faculty of Business and Accountancy, Universiti Selangor, 40000, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia.
  • Mazni Saad Tourism Department, Kulliyyah of Languages and Management, International Islamic University Islam Malaysia, Edu Hub Pagoh, KM1 Jalan Panchor, Muar 84600 Johor, Malaysia.
  • Eka Mariyanti Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Dharma Andalas, Padang, West Sumatra-Indonesia
  • Norfadzilah Abdul Razak Faculty of Business and Management, Universiti Teknology MARA, 42300 Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia




financial resources, emotion, health care, retirees’ quality of life


This paper aims to identify the retirees' quality of life. We employed a quantitative method and probability sampling technique using a random selection of 210 retirees. We analyzed data using correlation and multiple regression analysis. The finding revealed that financial aid is the most influential element that influences the retirees' quality of life, followed by health care and emotions. The roles as government and private agencies such as bank, insurance, hospital, and caretakers of the senior citizens aware of senior citizen needs and provide facilities for them to ensure a better quality of life, mainly financial, emotional, and health care.

Keywords: financial resources; emotion; health care; retirees' quality of life

eISSN: 2398-4287© 2021. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians/Africans/Arabians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.21834/ebpj.v6i17.2787



How to Cite

Husin, N. A., Saad , M. ., Mariyanti, E. ., & Abdul Razak , N. . (2021). What Matters for Retirees to Experience A Great Quality of Life? . Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 6(17), 101-107. https://doi.org/10.21834/ebpj.v6i17.2787

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