The study was carried out to 60 799 women aged 18 to 64 years. The result, as many as 41 per cent of housewives had higher levels of anxiety than a career woman who also became a mother. The study also said that 28 percent of mothers who stay at home depressed. While working mothers lower depression levels, about 17 percent.
Not only that, the survey also revealed that housewives experiencing stress level of 48 percent, 19 percent indignation, and 16 percent sadness. This is because working mothers tend to smile more, laugh, and learn many interesting things.
Psychotherapist in New York, Robi Ludwig, said, "We as human beings are not made to live alone. More we own, the more we see all the things that we feel are not in accordance with our lives. This contributes someone feel negative mental and attack yourself . "
It is justified by one of Indonesia's leading child psychologists, Rose Mini Adi Prianto. He said the women were often angry at home makes them more depressed because housework is not easy.
"Yeah, if he's in the house but it works just grumpy, grumpy, mending him out just searching for other activities. Doing homework is not easy you know," said the woman who was familiarly called Romi's mother when talking with wolipop in practice, Essa Consulting Group, Jalan Ampera Raya No.. 5, South Jakarta.