Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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PROBLMM

There are many problems which face priests today. Would you indicate how important the following problems are to you on a day-to-day basis? Too much work.
  1) A great problem to me personally
  2) Somewhat of a problem
  3) Very little problem
  4) No problem at all

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
A great problem to me personally 204 16.5% 16.5% -1.5
Somewhat of a problem 477 38.5% 54.9% -.49
Very little problem 316 25.5% 80.4% .53
No problem at all 243 19.6% 100% 1.54

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
A great problem to me personally 26.5%
27
23.8%
43
23.4%
70
14.6%
44
5.6%
20
16.5%
204
Somewhat of a problem 37.3%
38
50.3%
91
48.8%
146
42.9%
129
20.3%
72
38.4%
476
Very little problem 27.5%
28
16.6%
30
18.7%
56
25.9%
78
34.9%
124
25.5%
316
No problem at all 8.8%
9
9.4%
17
9.0%
27
16.6%
50
39.2%
139
19.5%
242
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
181
100.0%
299
100.0%
301
100.0%
355

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