Investigate the Quality of Social Security Organization Policy-Making on Social Security Pensioners Life Style Changes

Document Type: Research Paper


1 Department of Sociology, Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

2 Department of Sociology, Khalkhal Branch, Islamic Azad University, Khalkhal, Iran


This article has been done with aims to investigate impact of the quality of social security organization policy-making on pensioners' life style in that organization in the city of Mahabad and based on the criteria of environmental, Economic, Social, Political, Health, Personal security, life expectancy, housing and other services have been research case that are the most important factors that can provide healthy living for older adults and pensioners. The statistical population of this research is all of the social security organization main pensioners in the city of Mahabad, that in a total were 1817 persons. The sample size was estimated by using Cochran formula to the number of 317 persons and has been selected to the method of stratified random sampling. Information collection tools is include researcher questionnaire in relation with mentioned research that after the measurement of validity and formal reliability was estimated by getting the respected professors feedback and determination of the Cronbach's alpha coefficient (r= 0.827). The questionnaire after the collection and statistics and classification of the information was analyzed by using the descriptive and inferential statistic by the SPSS software. Obtained results revealed that quality of social security organization policy-making have direct impact on the pensioners' life style changes in that organization in the city of Mahabad.