Mennonite Church Member Profile, 1989

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EXILE (Weighted by WTFACTOR)

Following are some people, places and things in the Old and New Testaments. We don't assume that you will know them all, but try to identify each by selecting one answer for each. Please do not consult a Bible! - The Exile
  1) A song written by Solomon
  2) The Babylonian Captivity
  3) Journey of the Israelites from Egypt
  4) The departure of the prodigal son to a far country

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage
A song written by Solomon 46 1.6% 1.6%
The Babylonian Captivity 1327 44.9% 46.5%
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 1413 47.8% 94.3%
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 169 5.7% 100%
Missing 121
* The number of missing cases reported above is unweighted. Missing cases are not displayed in tables below.

Variable Comparisons

Church (I-CHURCH)

MC GCMC MBC BCC EMC TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 1.4%
19
1.9%
15
1.1%
6
2.5%
6
0.0%
0
1.6%
46
The Babylonian Captivity 44.5%
590
43.3%
343
50.6%
275
40.6%
99
40.0%
20
44.9%
1327
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 47.5%
630
48.8%
387
45.8%
249
49.6%
121
54.0%
27
47.8%
1414
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 6.5%
86
6.1%
48
2.6%
14
7.4%
18
6.0%
3
5.7%
169
TOTAL 100.0%
1325
100.0%
793
100.0%
544
100.0%
244
100.0%
50

2956


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 1.9%
26
1.2%
19
1.5%
45
The Babylonian Captivity 52.9%
730
38.0%
594
45.0%
1324
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 39.9%
550
54.8%
856
47.8%
1406
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 5.3%
73
6.0%
93
5.6%
166
TOTAL 100.0%
1379
100.0%
1562

2941


Age (I-AGE)

Under 30 30 - 39 40 - 49 50 - 64 65 & over TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 2.0%
11
0.3%
2
1.0%
5
1.7%
12
3.1%
16
1.6%
46
The Babylonian Captivity 35.4%
191
43.2%
289
48.4%
245
51.2%
362
45.0%
232
44.9%
1319
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 55.5%
299
50.8%
340
46.4%
235
41.2%
291
46.7%
241
47.9%
1406
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 7.1%
38
5.7%
38
4.2%
21
5.9%
42
5.2%
27
5.7%
166
TOTAL 100.0%
539
100.0%
669
100.0%
506
100.0%
707
100.0%
516

2937


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Single Married Widowed Div./Sep. TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 2.0%
8
1.6%
37
1.7%
2
0.0%
0
1.6%
47
The Babylonian Captivity 40.0%
164
46.0%
1093
46.3%
56
29.8%
14
44.9%
1327
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 52.0%
213
46.9%
1114
45.5%
55
63.8%
30
47.8%
1412
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 6.1%
25
5.6%
132
6.6%
8
6.4%
3
5.7%
168
TOTAL 100.0%
410
100.0%
2376
100.0%
121
100.0%
47

2954


Education (I-EDUCATN)

Lt HS grad H.S. grad Some coll. Coll. grad Grad schl TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 5.0%
32
0.9%
7
0.6%
3
0.3%
1
0.5%
3
1.6%
46
The Babylonian Captivity 36.3%
232
31.9%
258
46.1%
251
54.4%
168
64.6%
417
45.0%
1326
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 50.2%
321
58.6%
475
48.7%
265
43.0%
133
33.0%
213
47.7%
1407
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 8.5%
54
8.6%
70
4.6%
25
2.3%
7
2.0%
13
5.7%
169
TOTAL 100.0%
639
100.0%
810
100.0%
544
100.0%
309
100.0%
646

2948


Place of residence (I-WHERLIVE)

U.S. Canada Other TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 1.5%
30
1.7%
15
0.0%
0
1.5%
45
The Babylonian Captivity 43.3%
869
48.2%
435
76.9%
10
44.9%
1314
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 49.1%
986
45.5%
411
23.1%
3
47.9%
1400
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 6.1%
123
4.7%
42
0.0%
0
5.6%
165
TOTAL 100.0%
2008
100.0%
903
100.0%
13

2924


Nationality (I-NTNLTY)

Swiss/South German/Alsatian Dutch/North German/Prussian/Russian British Other TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 1.3%
15
1.5%
20
3.3%
4
0.9%
2
1.5%
41
The Babylonian Captivity 49.2%
554
45.2%
599
38.3%
46
35.8%
77
45.8%
1276
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 45.0%
507
48.3%
639
53.3%
64
52.6%
113
47.5%
1323
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 4.4%
50
5.0%
66
5.0%
6
10.7%
23
5.2%
145
TOTAL 100.0%
1126
100.0%
1324
100.0%
120
100.0%
215

2785


Household income (I-INCOME)

Lt 20K 20-29K 30-39K 40-49K 50K & up TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 2.6%
15
1.4%
10
1.4%
7
0.5%
2
0.9%
5
1.4%
39
The Babylonian Captivity 43.4%
255
47.4%
331
46.8%
242
45.5%
179
46.2%
245
45.9%
1252
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 47.4%
279
46.1%
322
47.0%
243
47.3%
186
47.7%
253
47.0%
1283
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 6.6%
39
5.2%
36
4.8%
25
6.6%
26
5.1%
27
5.6%
153
TOTAL 100.0%
588
100.0%
699
100.0%
517
100.0%
393
100.0%
530

2727


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Democrat Republican Independnt TOTAL
A song written by Solomon 0.5%
2
1.4%
15
1.4%
1
1.2%
18
The Babylonian Captivity 52.0%
205
42.7%
468
52.1%
37
45.5%
710
Journey of the Israelites from Egypt 40.6%
160
51.2%
561
39.4%
28
48.0%
749
The departure of the prodigal son to a far country 6.9%
27
4.7%
51
7.0%
5
5.3%
83
TOTAL 100.0%
394
100.0%
1095
100.0%
71

1560



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