Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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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? Relationship with the diocesan bishop of the diocese in which you work.
  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 93 7.5% 7.5% -2.19
Somewhat of a problem 238 19.1% 26.6% -1.12
Very little problem 417 33.5% 60% -.06
No problem at all 498 40% 100% 1

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
A great problem to me personally 6.9%
7
8.2%
15
7.0%
21
10.3%
31
5.3%
19
7.5%
93
Somewhat of a problem 20.6%
21
21.3%
39
23.1%
69
18.6%
56
14.5%
52
19.1%
237
Very little problem 28.4%
29
37.2%
68
36.8%
110
31.9%
96
31.8%
114
33.5%
417
No problem at all 44.1%
45
33.3%
61
33.1%
99
39.2%
118
48.5%
174
40.0%
497
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
183
100.0%
299
100.0%
301
100.0%
359

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