Political Science Association of Kasetsart University


Factors Affecting Intention to Travel of People with Disabilities in Bangkok Metropolitan Region: A Preliminary Study
Type : AAMR

The objectives of this study were to analyze travel motivation factors and to identify the
factors that influence intention to travel of Thai people with disabilities to the Bangkok
metropolitan region. A total number of 420 responses of people with disabilities including
people with mobility and physical impairments and people with hearing and communication
disability, were analyzed by factor analysis followed by a multiple regression analysis.
Results indicated that among the six travel motivation factors, only three factors, Information
and activities, Seeking self-actualization, and Relationship Development, have a significant
influence on their intention to travel. Practical implications and suggestion are further
discussed in the paper.

Date 02/01/2019 0
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