Survey of American Catholic Priests, 2001

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A number of criticisms have been made about seminary training. Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about your seminary experience? Circle one number on each line. Many of the courses were irrelevant to modern pastoral needs.
  1) Agree
  2) Disagree

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Agree 514 41.7% 41.7% -1.18
Disagree 718 58.3% 100% .85

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

28-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ TOTAL
Agree 24.2%
24
19.7%
36
36.9%
109
55.5%
167
50.3%
177
41.7%
513
Disagree 75.8%
75
80.3%
147
63.1%
186
44.5%
134
49.7%
175
58.3%
717
TOTAL 100.0%
99
100.0%
183
100.0%
295
100.0%
301
100.0%
352

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