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Statistically speaking: Majority of owners are happy about owning a business

Fifty-two percent of small-business owners work 40 hours a week or less, according to a recent Small Business Sentiment Survey conducted by Yodle, a company that connects consumers to local businesses. Here are other findings from the report:

9% of owners work more than 60 hours a week.

72% of small-business owners take at least two weeks of vacation per year.

11% of owners take no vacation at all.

55% are extremely happy they became a small-business owner.

1% of owners are not happy at all.

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