Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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PROBLMI

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? Uncertainty about the future of the Church.
  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 120 9.5% 9.5% -1.91
Somewhat of a problem 336 26.7% 36.2% -.89
Very little problem 379 30.1% 66.3% .12
No problem at all 425 33.7% 100% 1.14

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
A great problem to me personally 9.9%
10
12.0%
22
6.7%
20
11.9%
36
8.6%
32
9.5%
120
Somewhat of a problem 24.8%
25
25.0%
46
26.0%
78
28.1%
85
27.0%
100
26.6%
334
Very little problem 27.7%
28
31.5%
58
36.0%
108
30.5%
92
25.1%
93
30.1%
379
No problem at all 37.6%
38
31.5%
58
31.3%
94
29.5%
89
39.4%
146
33.8%
425
TOTAL 100.0%
101
100.0%
184
100.0%
300
100.0%
302
100.0%
371

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