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

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QF5A

How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Staff layoffs or furloughs
  1) No impact
  2) Minor impact
  3) Moderate impact
  4) Major impact

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
No impact 591 87.4% 87.4% -.35
Minor impact 33 4.9% 92.3% 1.16
Moderate impact 34 5% 97.3% 2.68
Major impact 18 2.7% 100% 4.19

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

1650-1800 1801-1900 1901-1950 1951-1975 1976-2000 After 2000 TOTAL
No impact 88.6%
39
87.0%
274
90.2%
120
84.5%
93
88.2%
30
87.5%
7
87.4%
563
Minor impact 2.3%
1
4.8%
15
3.8%
5
7.3%
8
2.9%
1
12.5%
1
4.8%
31
Moderate impact 4.5%
2
5.4%
17
3.0%
4
5.5%
6
8.8%
3
0.0%
0
5.0%
32
Major impact 4.5%
2
2.9%
9
3.0%
4
2.7%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.8%
18
TOTAL 100.0%
44
100.0%
315
100.0%
133
100.0%
110
100.0%
34
100.0%
8

644


Size of place (I-SIZPLACE)

1-50 51-100 101-250 251-500 More than 500 TOTAL
No impact 92.6%
239
87.7%
143
85.4%
140
75.0%
42
81.0%
17
87.8%
581
Minor impact 3.5%
9
4.3%
7
4.9%
8
7.1%
4
9.5%
2
4.5%
30
Moderate impact 1.9%
5
6.7%
11
5.5%
9
10.7%
6
9.5%
2
5.0%
33
Major impact 1.9%
5
1.2%
2
4.3%
7
7.1%
4
0.0%
0
2.7%
18
TOTAL 100.0%
258
100.0%
163
100.0%
164
100.0%
56
100.0%
21

662


Theology (I-THEOLOGY)

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Moderate Somewhat conservative Very conservative TOTAL
No impact 80.0%
12
83.7%
82
84.9%
219
90.7%
214
93.3%
56
87.4%
583
Minor impact 13.3%
2
8.2%
8
5.0%
13
3.0%
7
3.3%
2
4.8%
32
Moderate impact 6.7%
1
8.2%
8
6.2%
16
3.4%
8
1.7%
1
5.1%
34
Major impact 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
3.9%
10
3.0%
7
1.7%
1
2.7%
18
TOTAL 100.0%
15
100.0%
98
100.0%
258
100.0%
236
100.0%
60

667