Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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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? Lack of opportunity for personal fulfillment.
  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 52 4.2% 4.2% -2.59
Somewhat of a problem 194 15.6% 19.8% -1.42
Very little problem 433 34.8% 54.6% -.25
No problem at all 564 45.4% 100% .92

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
A great problem to me personally 6.9%
7
6.6%
12
4.0%
12
4.0%
12
2.5%
9
4.2%
52
Somewhat of a problem 16.7%
17
20.9%
38
15.4%
46
15.0%
45
13.2%
47
15.6%
193
Very little problem 39.2%
40
34.1%
62
37.5%
112
36.9%
111
30.3%
108
34.9%
433
No problem at all 37.3%
38
38.5%
70
43.1%
129
44.2%
133
54.1%
193
45.4%
563
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
182
100.0%
299
100.0%
301
100.0%
357

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