AARP Multicultural Survey July 2001
Satisfaction and Positive Outlook on Life
Overall, members of the sandwich generation have a positive outlook, even though many are actually in a stage of life often characterized by losses.
Older boomers—especially the whites—are quite satisfied with their lives; 53 percent are very satisfied and 34 percent are somewhat so. Only 10 percent report dissatisfaction.
Figure 3: Satisfaction
Somewhat satisfied 34%
Very satisfied 53%
QQ4. Would you say that you are very satisfied, somewhat satisfied, somewhat dissatisfied, or very dissatisfied with the way your life is going these days?
Prepared for AARP by Belden Russonello & Stewart and Research/Strategy/Management Page 22