Internal Factors Affecting the Intention to Pay Zakat and the Selection of Formal Zakat Institutions on Generation Y in Indonesia

Arief Budiman, Erza Fikriani Rahmah

Abstract

This research aims to invistigate and analyze the internal factors affecting intention to pay zakat and the selection of formal zakat institutions on Generation Y in Indonesia. The object of this study was Generation Y (22-40 years old) in Indonesia and obliged to pay zakat with the number of samples taken were 100 respondents. The sampling technique used was purposive sampling and Structural Equational Model-Partial Least Square (SEM-PLS) with SmartPLS version 3 as the tool for data analysis. The results showed that religiosity and susceptibility to interpersonal influence has a positive and significant effect on the intention to pay zakat. Altruism has a negative and significant effect on the intention to pay zakat. Intention to pay zakat has a positive and significant effect on the selection of formal zakat institution on Generation Y in Indonesia Implications for the future direction, the government and zakat institutions is expected to create public awareness and a policy to improve zakat activity. This activity should be supported by zakat distribution facilities such as the Zakat Collector Unit in government and private institutions

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in Harvard Style

Budiman A. and Rahmah E. (2017). Internal Factors Affecting the Intention to Pay Zakat and the Selection of Formal Zakat Institutions on Generation Y in Indonesia.In 1st International Conference on Islamic Economics, Business, and Philanthropy - Volume 1: ICIEBP, ISBN 978-989-758-315-5, pages 832-837. DOI: 10.5220/0007090808320837


in Bibtex Style

@conference{iciebp17,
author={Arief Budiman and Erza Fikriani Rahmah},
title={Internal Factors Affecting the Intention to Pay Zakat and the Selection of Formal Zakat Institutions on Generation Y in Indonesia},
booktitle={1st International Conference on Islamic Economics, Business, and Philanthropy - Volume 1: ICIEBP,},
year={2017},
pages={832-837},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0007090808320837},
isbn={978-989-758-315-5},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - 1st International Conference on Islamic Economics, Business, and Philanthropy - Volume 1: ICIEBP,
TI - Internal Factors Affecting the Intention to Pay Zakat and the Selection of Formal Zakat Institutions on Generation Y in Indonesia
SN - 978-989-758-315-5
AU - Budiman A.
AU - Rahmah E.
PY - 2017
SP - 832
EP - 837
DO - 10.5220/0007090808320837