Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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HELPD

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

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Very helpful 284 22.7% 22.7% -1.42
Somewhat helpful 466 37.2% 59.9% -.27
Not very helpful 423 33.8% 93.7% .87
Don't know 79 6.3% 100% 2.02

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
Very helpful 36.3%
37
28.1%
52
22.9%
69
16.5%
50
21.2%
76
22.7%
284
Somewhat helpful 44.1%
45
46.5%
86
40.5%
122
39.3%
119
25.6%
92
37.1%
464
Not very helpful 17.6%
18
21.1%
39
33.6%
101
37.3%
113
42.3%
152
33.8%
423
Don't know 2.0%
2
4.3%
8
3.0%
9
6.9%
21
10.9%
39
6.3%
79
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
185
100.0%
301
100.0%
303
100.0%
359

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