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

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QM1G

Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation wants to grow in membership
  2) Disagree
  3) Neutral/Unsure
  4) Agree
  5) Strongly agree

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Disagree 6 .9% .9% -3.58
Neutral/Unsure 53 7.6% 8.5% -2.07
Agree 318 45.6% 54.1% -.55
Strongly agree 320 45.9% 100% .96

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

1650-1800 1801-1900 1901-1950 1951-1975 1976-2000 After 2000 TOTAL
Disagree 0.0%
0
1.3%
4
0.7%
1
0.9%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.9%
6
Neutral/Unsure 2.2%
1
9.1%
29
7.5%
10
7.0%
8
5.3%
2
0.0%
0
7.6%
50
Agree 51.1%
23
46.7%
149
47.0%
63
40.0%
46
42.1%
16
42.9%
3
45.6%
300
Strongly agree 46.7%
21
42.9%
137
44.8%
60
52.2%
60
52.6%
20
57.1%
4
45.9%
302
TOTAL 100.0%
45
100.0%
319
100.0%
134
100.0%
115
100.0%
38
100.0%
7

658


Size of place (I-SIZPLACE)

1-50 51-100 101-250 251-500 More than 500 TOTAL
Disagree 1.1%
3
1.2%
2
0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.9%
6
Neutral/Unsure 5.1%
14
14.0%
23
6.6%
11
3.5%
2
0.0%
0
7.3%
50
Agree 41.8%
114
44.5%
73
50.6%
84
50.9%
29
47.6%
10
45.5%
310
Strongly agree 52.0%
142
40.2%
66
42.2%
70
45.6%
26
52.4%
11
46.3%
315
TOTAL 100.0%
273
100.0%
164
100.0%
166
100.0%
57
100.0%
21

681


Theology (I-THEOLOGY)

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Moderate Somewhat conservative Very conservative TOTAL
Disagree 0.0%
0
1.0%
1
0.0%
0
0.8%
2
4.8%
3
0.9%
6
Neutral/Unsure 0.0%
0
8.7%
9
9.0%
24
5.8%
14
9.5%
6
7.7%
53
Agree 46.7%
7
51.5%
53
43.7%
117
47.9%
115
36.5%
23
45.7%
315
Strongly agree 53.3%
8
38.8%
40
47.4%
127
45.4%
109
49.2%
31
45.7%
315
TOTAL 100.0%
15
100.0%
103
100.0%
268
100.0%
240
100.0%
63

689