Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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HELPH

Would any of the following help you in your ministry as a priest? More opportunity for training in strengthening the prophetic role of the priesthood.
  1) Very helpful
  2) Somewhat helpful
  3) Not very helpful
  4) Don't know

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Very helpful 472 37.7% 37.7% -1.03
Somewhat helpful 512 40.9% 78.5% .11
Not very helpful 190 15.2% 93.7% 1.25
Don't know 79 6.3% 100% 2.39

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
Very helpful 40.2%
41
41.1%
76
36.3%
109
40.3%
122
34.1%
123
37.6%
471
Somewhat helpful 38.2%
39
39.5%
73
44.3%
133
40.3%
122
40.2%
145
40.9%
512
Not very helpful 16.7%
17
14.6%
27
14.3%
43
13.2%
40
17.2%
62
15.1%
189
Don't know 4.9%
5
4.9%
9
5.0%
15
6.3%
19
8.6%
31
6.3%
79
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
185
100.0%
300
100.0%
303
100.0%
361

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