Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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PROBLME

There are many problems which face priests today. Would you indicate how important the following problems are to you on a day-to-day basis? Relationships with superiors or pastor.
  1) A great problem to me personally
  2) Somewhat of a problem
  3) Very little problem
  4) No problem at all

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
A great problem to me personally 84 6.7% 6.7% -2.14
Somewhat of a problem 304 24.4% 31.1% -1.02
Very little problem 499 40% 71.2% .1
No problem at all 359 28.8% 100% 1.22

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
A great problem to me personally 9.0%
9
8.2%
15
6.7%
20
6.0%
18
6.0%
22
6.8%
84
Somewhat of a problem 25.0%
25
26.8%
49
24.2%
72
21.8%
65
25.1%
92
24.4%
303
Very little problem 43.0%
43
37.7%
69
42.8%
127
43.0%
128
36.1%
132
40.1%
499
No problem at all 23.0%
23
27.3%
50
26.3%
78
29.2%
87
32.8%
120
28.8%
358
TOTAL 100.0%
100
100.0%
183
100.0%
297
100.0%
298
100.0%
366

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