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

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QF5B

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

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
No impact 352 51.7% 51.7% -.84
Minor impact 119 17.5% 69.2% .08
Moderate impact 126 18.5% 87.7% .99
Major impact 84 12.3% 100% 1.91

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

1650-1800 1801-1900 1901-1950 1951-1975 1976-2000 After 2000 TOTAL
No impact 40.0%
18
54.8%
172
54.5%
72
44.1%
49
37.8%
14
37.5%
3
50.7%
328
Minor impact 20.0%
9
19.4%
61
11.4%
15
19.8%
22
18.9%
7
12.5%
1
17.8%
115
Moderate impact 28.9%
13
15.6%
49
20.5%
27
19.8%
22
21.6%
8
37.5%
3
18.9%
122
Major impact 11.1%
5
10.2%
32
13.6%
18
16.2%
18
21.6%
8
12.5%
1
12.7%
82
TOTAL 100.0%
45
100.0%
314
100.0%
132
100.0%
111
100.0%
37
100.0%
8

647


Size of place (I-SIZPLACE)

1-50 51-100 101-250 251-500 More than 500 TOTAL
No impact 73.8%
194
51.2%
83
32.5%
53
29.8%
17
9.5%
2
52.4%
349
Minor impact 12.5%
33
16.0%
26
23.9%
39
15.8%
9
38.1%
8
17.3%
115
Moderate impact 6.8%
18
21.6%
35
23.9%
39
35.1%
20
33.3%
7
17.9%
119
Major impact 6.8%
18
11.1%
18
19.6%
32
19.3%
11
19.0%
4
12.5%
83
TOTAL 100.0%
263
100.0%
162
100.0%
163
100.0%
57
100.0%
21

666


Theology (I-THEOLOGY)

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Moderate Somewhat conservative Very conservative TOTAL
No impact 33.3%
5
39.4%
39
47.5%
123
61.5%
147
55.0%
33
51.6%
347
Minor impact 20.0%
3
15.2%
15
18.5%
48
17.2%
41
18.3%
11
17.6%
118
Moderate impact 20.0%
3
32.3%
32
19.7%
51
13.0%
31
11.7%
7
18.5%
124
Major impact 26.7%
4
13.1%
13
14.3%
37
8.4%
20
15.0%
9
12.4%
83
TOTAL 100.0%
15
100.0%
99
100.0%
259
100.0%
239
100.0%
60

672