AARP Multicultural Survey July 2001
Furthermore, a large majority (78%) believe that their lives will improve during the next five years, while only 14% think matters will grow worse.
Figure 4: Life Will Get Better
Q5. As you look to the next five years, do you think you and your family are headed for better times or more difficult times?
Tables 7 and 8 crosstabulate responses to questions about life satisfaction and expectations with respondents’ demographic traits. Understandably, the most optimistic and the most satisfied with life are healthy, working, highly educated people with large incomes.
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