Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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HELPC

Would any of the following help you in your ministry as a priest? More opportunity for training in specific leadership skills, for example, conflict management and communications.
  1) Very helpful
  2) Somewhat helpful
  3) Not very helpful
  4) Don't know

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Very helpful 353 28.1% 28.1% -1.24
Somewhat helpful 548 43.7% 71.9% -.07
Not very helpful 283 22.6% 94.4% 1.11
Don't know 70 5.6% 100% 2.28

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
Very helpful 34.3%
35
34.8%
64
32.6%
98
22.2%
67
24.5%
89
28.2%
353
Somewhat helpful 46.1%
47
45.7%
84
47.8%
144
51.7%
156
32.0%
116
43.7%
547
Not very helpful 17.6%
18
13.0%
24
17.3%
52
22.2%
67
33.3%
121
22.5%
282
Don't know 2.0%
2
6.5%
12
2.3%
7
4.0%
12
10.2%
37
5.6%
70
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
184
100.0%
301
100.0%
302
100.0%
363

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