Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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HELPE

Would any of the following help you in your ministry as a priest? More opportunity for training in personal skills such as time management and stress management.
  1) Very helpful
  2) Somewhat helpful
  3) Not very helpful
  4) Don't know

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Very helpful 345 27.6% 27.6% -1.27
Somewhat helpful 541 43.2% 70.8% -.07
Not very helpful 309 24.7% 95.5% 1.12
Don't know 56 4.5% 100% 2.32

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
Very helpful 29.4%
30
33.9%
62
33.9%
102
24.5%
74
21.3%
77
27.6%
345
Somewhat helpful 47.1%
48
46.4%
85
47.2%
142
48.0%
145
33.2%
120
43.2%
540
Not very helpful 21.6%
22
17.5%
32
17.3%
52
23.8%
72
36.0%
130
24.7%
308
Don't know 2.0%
2
2.2%
4
1.7%
5
3.6%
11
9.4%
34
4.5%
56
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
183
100.0%
301
100.0%
302
100.0%
361

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