U.S. Congregational Life Survey, 2001, United Methodist Profile

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SMLGRPIM

Many congregations make use of small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Does the following best describe the situation in your congregation? - Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in the congregation.
  0) Not checked
  1) Checked

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Not checked 108 60.3% 60.3% -.81
Checked 71 39.7% 100% 1.23

Variable Comparisons


Theology (I-THEOLOGY)

More on the conservative side Right in the middle More on the liberal side TOTAL
Not checked 66.3%
61
52.1%
38
69.2%
9
60.7%
108
Checked 33.7%
31
47.9%
35
30.8%
4
39.3%
70
TOTAL 100.0%
92
100.0%
73
100.0%
13

178


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

More on the conservative side Right in the middle More on the liberal side TOTAL
Not checked 65.9%
60
52.6%
41
77.8%
7
60.7%
108
Checked 34.1%
31
47.4%
37
22.2%
2
39.3%
70
TOTAL 100.0%
91
100.0%
78
100.0%
9

178


Church attendance (I-ATTEND01)

<99 100-499 500-999 1000+ TOTAL
Not checked 67.6%
69
50.7%
35
75.0%
3
0.0%
0
60.8%
107
Checked 32.4%
33
49.3%
34
25.0%
1
100.0%
1
39.2%
69
TOTAL 100.0%
102
100.0%
69
100.0%
4
100.0%
1

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