U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2008/2009, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Leader Survey

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MARHAPPY

Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage?
  1) Very happy
  2) Pretty happy
  3) Not too happy
  4) Not married

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Very happy 190 54.9% 54.9% -.73
Pretty happy 100 28.9% 83.8% .27
Not too happy 15 4.3% 88.2% 1.27
Not married 41 11.8% 100% 2.27

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

Under 40 years old 40 to 49 years old 50 to 59 years old 60 years or older TOTAL
Very happy 60.0%
21
50.0%
30
43.7%
59
68.8%
77
54.7%
187
Pretty happy 25.7%
9
33.3%
20
33.3%
45
23.2%
26
29.2%
100
Not too happy 2.9%
1
6.7%
4
6.7%
9
0.9%
1
4.4%
15
Not married 11.4%
4
10.0%
6
16.3%
22
7.1%
8
11.7%
40
TOTAL 100.0%
35
100.0%
60
100.0%
135
100.0%
112

342


Education (I-EDUC)

Completed high school Trade certificate Associate degree Bachelor's degree from a university or college Master's, doctorate or other graduate degree TOTAL
Very happy 0.0%
0
66.7%
4
66.7%
2
56.0%
121
51.7%
61
54.7%
188
Pretty happy 100.0%
1
33.3%
2
0.0%
0
28.7%
62
29.7%
35
29.1%
100
Not too happy 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
5.1%
11
3.4%
4
4.4%
15
Not married 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
33.3%
1
10.2%
22
15.3%
18
11.9%
41
TOTAL 100.0%
1
100.0%
6
100.0%
3
100.0%
216
100.0%
118

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Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Very happy 60.2%
154
39.1%
34
54.8%
188
Pretty happy 29.3%
75
28.7%
25
29.2%
100
Not too happy 5.1%
13
2.3%
2
4.4%
15
Not married 5.5%
14
29.9%
26
11.7%
40
TOTAL 100.0%
256
100.0%
87

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Theology (I-THEOLOGY)

Very conservative Conservative Right in the middle Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Very happy 33.3%
3
65.5%
55
54.3%
63
52.2%
60
40.9%
9
54.9%
190
Pretty happy 44.4%
4
21.4%
18
33.6%
39
30.4%
35
18.2%
4
28.9%
100
Not too happy 0.0%
0
4.8%
4
3.4%
4
3.5%
4
13.6%
3
4.3%
15
Not married 22.2%
2
8.3%
7
8.6%
10
13.9%
16
27.3%
6
11.8%
41
TOTAL 100.0%
9
100.0%
84
100.0%
116
100.0%
115
100.0%
22

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