November 3, 2010

Are We Happy Yet?

White Evangelical Protestants Happier than White Mainline Protestants

White evangelical Protestants are happier than mainline Protestants but this difference is largely explained by differences in church attendance.

Cite this publication: . “Are We Happy Yet?.” Pew Research Center, Washington, D.C. (February 13, 2006) http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2006/02/13/are-we-happy-yet/, accessed on July 23, 2014.

Some of us are happier than others, and this variance helps to paint a portrait of the kind of people Americans are. It also casts doubt on some of the famous wisdom on the subject.