Faith Communities Today Survey (FACT) 2010, Presbyterian Church (USA)

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QM1E

Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation is a 'moral beacon' in our community
  1) Strongly disagree
  2) Disagree
  3) Neutral/Unsure
  4) Agree
  5) Strongly agree

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Strongly disagree 9 1.3% 1.3% -3.03
Disagree 63 9.1% 10.4% -1.82
Neutral/Unsure 244 35.4% 45.8% -.62
Agree 312 45.2% 91% .58
Strongly agree 62 9% 100% 1.79

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

1650-1800 1801-1900 1901-1950 1951-1975 1976-2000 After 2000 TOTAL
Strongly disagree 0.0%
0
0.9%
3
0.8%
1
3.5%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.2%
8
Disagree 4.4%
2
9.5%
30
6.8%
9
14.9%
17
2.6%
1
14.3%
1
9.2%
60
Neutral/Unsure 42.2%
19
34.8%
110
34.1%
45
35.1%
40
34.2%
13
57.1%
4
35.4%
231
Agree 44.4%
20
45.9%
145
48.5%
64
37.7%
43
55.3%
21
28.6%
2
45.2%
295
Strongly agree 8.9%
4
8.9%
28
9.8%
13
8.8%
10
7.9%
3
0.0%
0
8.9%
58
TOTAL 100.0%
45
100.0%
316
100.0%
132
100.0%
114
100.0%
38
100.0%
7

652


Size of place (I-SIZPLACE)

1-50 51-100 101-250 251-500 More than 500 TOTAL
Strongly disagree 1.9%
5
1.2%
2
1.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.3%
9
Disagree 7.8%
21
13.0%
21
10.9%
18
3.6%
2
0.0%
0
9.2%
62
Neutral/Unsure 35.2%
95
36.4%
59
31.5%
52
37.5%
21
47.6%
10
35.2%
237
Agree 45.2%
122
45.1%
73
46.7%
77
41.1%
23
47.6%
10
45.3%
305
Strongly agree 10.0%
27
4.3%
7
9.7%
16
17.9%
10
4.8%
1
9.1%
61
TOTAL 100.0%
270
100.0%
162
100.0%
165
100.0%
56
100.0%
21

674


Theology (I-THEOLOGY)

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Moderate Somewhat conservative Very conservative TOTAL
Strongly disagree 6.7%
1
2.9%
3
0.0%
0
1.3%
3
1.6%
1
1.2%
8
Disagree 0.0%
0
12.7%
13
9.1%
24
7.6%
18
11.1%
7
9.1%
62
Neutral/Unsure 20.0%
3
32.4%
33
38.5%
102
34.2%
81
36.5%
23
35.5%
242
Agree 46.7%
7
46.1%
47
45.7%
121
48.1%
114
33.3%
21
45.5%
310
Strongly agree 26.7%
4
5.9%
6
6.8%
18
8.9%
21
17.5%
11
8.8%
60
TOTAL 100.0%
15
100.0%
102
100.0%
265
100.0%
237
100.0%
63

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