Presbyterian Panel Survey, May 2000 --Public Worship, Clergy

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CHANGES

If changes were to happen in your congregation�s worship service(s), for example in style or music, how do you think it would be more helpful for these to be introduced?
  1) Gradually
  2) Quickly
  3) No pref
  4) Don�t know
  5) Written

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Gradually 794 79.4% 79.4% -.46
Quickly 61 6.1% 85.5% .59
No pref 69 6.9% 92.4% 1.64
Don�t know 65 6.5% 98.9% 2.69
Written 11 1.1% 100% 3.74

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

< 40 40-49 50-64 65+ TOTAL
Gradually 73.0%
103
79.0%
263
80.9%
355
82.1%
55
79.2%
776
Quickly 9.9%
14
8.4%
28
3.4%
15
4.5%
3
6.1%
60
No pref 4.3%
6
6.0%
20
8.0%
35
10.4%
7
6.9%
68
Don�t know 11.3%
16
5.1%
17
6.8%
30
3.0%
2
6.6%
65
Written 1.4%
2
1.5%
5
0.9%
4
0.0%
0
1.1%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
141
100.0%
333
100.0%
439
100.0%
67

980


Gender (I-GENDER)

Female Male TOTAL
Gradually 82.9%
179
78.2%
598
79.2%
777
Quickly 4.2%
9
6.7%
51
6.1%
60
No pref 3.2%
7
8.0%
61
6.9%
68
Don�t know 8.3%
18
6.1%
47
6.6%
65
Written 1.4%
3
1.0%
8
1.1%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
216
100.0%
765

981


Household income (I-INCOME)

< $20K $20K-49999 $50K-99999 $100K+ TOTAL
Gradually 50.0%
3
80.5%
231
78.1%
422
81.0%
115
79.1%
771
Quickly 16.7%
1
7.0%
20
6.1%
33
4.2%
6
6.2%
60
No pref 33.3%
2
6.6%
19
6.9%
37
7.0%
10
7.0%
68
Don�t know 0.0%
0
5.6%
16
7.6%
41
5.6%
8
6.7%
65
Written 0.0%
0
0.3%
1
1.3%
7
2.1%
3
1.1%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
6
100.0%
287
100.0%
540
100.0%
142

975


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Democrat Indep Republican Other NaturalLaw TOTAL
Gradually 79.6%
413
78.2%
147
81.5%
203
57.9%
11
100.0%
1
79.4%
775
Quickly 5.8%
30
4.8%
9
7.6%
19
5.3%
1
0.0%
0
6.0%
59
No pref 7.1%
37
7.4%
14
4.4%
11
21.1%
4
0.0%
0
6.8%
66
Don�t know 6.6%
34
8.0%
15
5.6%
14
10.5%
2
0.0%
0
6.7%
65
Written 1.0%
5
1.6%
3
0.8%
2
5.3%
1
0.0%
0
1.1%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
519
100.0%
188
100.0%
249
100.0%
19
100.0%
1

976


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Single TOTAL
Gradually 79.1%
685
80.2%
89
79.2%
774
Quickly 5.9%
51
7.2%
8
6.0%
59
No pref 7.2%
62
5.4%
6
7.0%
68
Don�t know 6.6%
57
7.2%
8
6.7%
65
Written 1.3%
11
0.0%
0
1.1%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
866
100.0%
111

977


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Indian Asian Hispanic Other TOTAL
Gradually 79.3%
741
83.3%
10
100.0%
3
68.8%
11
69.2%
9
0.00%
0
79.1%
774
Quickly 5.9%
55
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
18.8%
3
15.4%
2
0.00%
0
6.1%
60
No pref 7.0%
65
8.3%
1
0.0%
0
6.3%
1
7.7%
1
0.00%
0
7.0%
68
Don�t know 6.6%
62
8.3%
1
0.0%
0
6.3%
1
7.7%
1
0.00%
0
6.6%
65
Written 1.2%
11
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.00%
0
1.1%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
934
100.0%
12
100.0%
3
100.0%
16
100.0%
13
100.0%
0

978