Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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How effective do you think your presbyteral council is in representing priests?
  1) Very effective
  2) Somewhat effective
  3) Somewhat ineffective
  4) Very ineffective
  5) Don't know

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Very effective 169 13.6% 13.6% -1.34
Somewhat effective 531 42.7% 56.3% -.58
Somewhat ineffective 195 15.7% 71.9% .18
Very ineffective 124 10% 81.9% .94
Don't know 225 18.1% 100% 1.7

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
Very effective 13.1%
13
12.0%
22
13.5%
40
13.8%
41
14.6%
53
13.6%
169
Somewhat effective 45.5%
45
39.7%
73
42.8%
127
43.0%
128
43.1%
157
42.7%
530
Somewhat ineffective 14.1%
14
17.9%
33
19.2%
57
15.8%
47
12.1%
44
15.7%
195
Very ineffective 12.1%
12
14.7%
27
10.8%
32
10.4%
31
6.0%
22
10.0%
124
Don't know 15.2%
15
15.8%
29
13.8%
41
17.1%
51
24.2%
88
18.0%
224
TOTAL 100.0%
99
100.0%
184
100.0%
297
100.0%
298
100.0%
364

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