A Survey On The Relation Between Variables Influential On Interior Design Of Work Place And Personnel’s Degree Of Stress
Studies have revealed that work environment is even influential over personnel’s mental condition. This study
aims at identifying the relation exists between interior design related variables of workplace with the degree of stress
experienced by personnel of a university. After identification of the related aspects including: sound and noise,
environmental dimensions and congruence, congestion, furniture arrangement, light and transparency, questionnaires were
distributed among personnel to assess the degree of their stress. The degree of stress was once again assessed after making
some changes in the said variables. This research confirms that degree of stress is an effect of interior specifications of
workplace and can be changed with making improvement in interior design.
Keywords: Interior Design , Stress, Personnel, Building Dimensions and Congruence, Light and Temperature.