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

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RTRN2000

[IF YES TO JES_RTRN] Do you think that Jesus's return is more likely in 2000, less likely in 2000, or about as likely then as in any other year?
  1) More
  2) Same
  3) Less
  4) No opinion

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
More 4 .5% .5% -1.76
Same 585 69% 69.5% -.64
Less 31 3.7% 73.1% .48
No opinion 228 26.9% 100% 1.6

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

< 40 40-49 50-64 65+ TOTAL
More 0.8%
1
0.3%
1
0.3%
1
1.8%
1
0.5%
4
Same 73.6%
95
74.1%
220
65.0%
236
54.5%
30
68.8%
581
Less 1.6%
2
3.4%
10
4.1%
15
7.3%
4
3.7%
31
No opinion 24.0%
31
22.2%
66
30.6%
111
36.4%
20
27.0%
228
TOTAL 100.0%
129
100.0%
297
100.0%
363
100.0%
55

844


Gender (I-GENDER)

Female Male TOTAL
More 0.0%
0
0.6%
4
0.5%
4
Same 70.8%
131
68.4%
452
68.9%
583
Less 3.2%
6
3.8%
25
3.7%
31
No opinion 25.9%
48
27.2%
180
27.0%
228
TOTAL 100.0%
185
100.0%
661

846


Household income (I-INCOME)

< $20K $20K-49999 $50K-99999 $100K+ TOTAL
More 0.0%
0
0.4%
1
0.4%
2
0.9%
1
0.5%
4
Same 100.0%
5
69.8%
178
69.1%
328
64.2%
68
68.8%
579
Less 0.0%
0
2.7%
7
2.9%
14
9.4%
10
3.7%
31
No opinion 0.0%
0
27.1%
69
27.6%
131
25.5%
27
27.0%
227
TOTAL 100.0%
5
100.0%
255
100.0%
475
100.0%
106

841


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Democrat Indep Republican Other NaturalLaw TOTAL
More 0.2%
1
0.0%
0
1.3%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.5%
4
Same 65.9%
273
68.6%
116
75.0%
180
68.8%
11
0.0%
0
69.0%
580
Less 4.1%
17
4.1%
7
2.5%
6
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
3.6%
30
No opinion 29.7%
123
27.2%
46
21.3%
51
31.3%
5
100.0%
1
26.9%
226
TOTAL 100.0%
414
100.0%
169
100.0%
240
100.0%
16
100.0%
1

840


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Single TOTAL
More 0.5%
4
0.0%
0
0.5%
4
Same 68.4%
508
74.2%
72
69.0%
580
Less 3.8%
28
2.1%
2
3.6%
30
No opinion 27.3%
203
23.7%
23
26.9%
226
TOTAL 100.0%
743
100.0%
97

840


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Indian Asian Hispanic Other TOTAL
More 0.4%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
9.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.5%
4
Same 69.0%
552
72.7%
8
100.0%
3
62.5%
10
45.5%
5
100.0%
2
68.8%
580
Less 3.8%
30
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
9.1%
1
0.0%
0
3.7%
31
No opinion 26.9%
215
27.3%
3
0.0%
0
37.5%
6
36.4%
4
0.0%
0
27.0%
228
TOTAL 100.0%
800
100.0%
11
100.0%
3
100.0%
16
100.0%
11
100.0%
2

843