A Study on the Correlation between the Physical Education Teacher’s Personality Traits and Their Recreational Choices

Volume 2 Issue 2 (July 2020)
Hale İrkin
Pages: 96-102 Download Count : 1007 View Count: 1771 DOI Number 10.17220/tuara.2020.02.5 Facebook Share on Google+ Save to Zotero Save to Mendeley


The purpose of this study is to find out what physical education teachers with various qualities, who toil to improve themselves spend their off-duty time according to their personality traits and to identify the effects personality traits have on choosing an activity. The population of this study includes 328 physical education teachers who had graduated from the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports and are currently working as physical education teachers in various schools. According to the significance value (p<0,05) the survey of 328 physical education teachers was deemed sufficient and the surveys were evaluated. The results of this study show that there is a weak positive correlation between a person’s personality traits and their chosen activity


  • Personality Traits
  • Recreation
  • Recreational Activities
  • Physical Education Teachers
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