Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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COMPARA

Think of the professional persons you know-for example, doctors, lawyers, and educators. How do you think you as a priest compare to them in regard to the following attributes? Depth of knowledge and skill.
  1) I have more
  2) I have about the same
  3) I have less
  4) I have much less
  5) Don't know

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
I have more 173 13.7% 13.7% -1.5
I have about the same 925 73% 86.7% -.08
I have less 124 9.8% 96.4% 1.34
I have much less 15 1.2% 97.6% 2.77
Don't know 30 2.4% 100% 4.19

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
I have more 12.7%
13
8.7%
16
10.9%
33
14.8%
45
17.7%
66
13.7%
173
I have about the same 73.5%
75
78.3%
144
76.2%
230
74.3%
226
66.5%
248
73.0%
923
I have less 11.8%
12
8.2%
15
10.3%
31
8.2%
25
11.0%
41
9.8%
124
I have much less 1.0%
1
1.1%
2
0.7%
2
1.0%
3
1.9%
7
1.2%
15
Don't know 1.0%
1
3.8%
7
2.0%
6
1.6%
5
2.9%
11
2.4%
30
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
184
100.0%
302
100.0%
304
100.0%
373

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