Muslim American Survey, 2007

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Q2

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Generally, how would you say things are these days in your life - would you say that you are very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy?
  1) Very happy
  2) Pretty happy
  3) Not too happy

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Very happy 25.5% 25.5%
Pretty happy 55.9% 81.4%
Not too happy 18.6% 100%
Total N = 1008

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

High school graduate or less Some college, no 4-year degree (including AA degree) or Technical, trade, or vocational school College graduate (BS, BA, or other 4-year degree) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g.,toward a master's Degree or Ph.D., law or medical school) TOTAL
Very happy 22.9% 26.7% 29.5% 26.1% 25.2%
Pretty happy 52.1% 61.5% 55.7% 60.3% 55.8%
Not too happy 25.0% 11.8% 14.8% 13.6% 19.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
991


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian Other or mixed race TOTAL
Very happy 23.1% 22.5% 28.3% 32.6% 25.4%
Pretty happy 58.8% 54.8% 61.4% 43.2% 55.9%
Not too happy 18.2% 22.8% 10.3% 24.2% 18.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
990


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Very happy 14.4% 18.9% 29.9% 44.9% 25.5%
Pretty happy 60.9% 57.0% 58.2% 41.1% 55.9%
Not too happy 24.7% 24.1% 11.9% 14.0% 18.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1008


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Very happy 24.8% 26.3% 25.5%
Pretty happy 54.1% 57.8% 55.9%
Not too happy 21.1% 15.9% 18.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1008



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