U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2008/2009, Random Sample Leader Survey

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All frequencies weighted by 438) NWT;
(The number of missing cases reported in the codebook are unweighted)
1) Congregation ID (CONGID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
2) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (If none, check here:) (NODENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65694.8
1) Checked365.2
TOTAL692100.0
3) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (DENOM1)
TOTAL%
4) Seventh-day Adventist1.1
15) Baptist131.9
17) American Baptist Churches121.7
21) Central Baptist Association3.4
22) Conservative Baptist Association of America3.4
24) Free Will Baptist1.1
25) General Association of Regular Baptist Churches2.3
28) National Baptist Convention4.6
37) Southern Baptist324.6
40) Berean Fundamental Church4.6
49) Church of the United Brethren in Christ1.1
55) Christian and Missionary Alliance91.3
58) Disciples of Christ121.7
59) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ1.1
60) Churches of Christ5.7
69) Anderson Church of God91.3
70) Cleveland Church of God00
75) Church of God of Prophecy1.1
79) Church of the Nazarene81.2
88) Episcopal-Anglican2.3
91) Episcopal Church415.9
96) Evangelical Covenant Church1.1
97) Evangelical Free Church of America3.4
98) Foursquare Gospel3.4
102) Evangelical Friends International2.3
111) Reform Judaism131.9
112) Latter-day Saints1.1
117) Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of LDS3.4
118) Lutheran4.6
123) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America7911.4
125) Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod172.5
128) Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod1.1
129) Mennonite2.3
140) Mennonite Church4.6
145) Methodist1.1
146) African Methodist Episcopal Church1.1
150) Free Methodist Church of North America4.6
155) United Methodist Church9313.4
156) Metropolitan Community Churches1.1
175) Eastern Orthodox3.4
182) Russian Orthodox Church1.1
183) Serbian Eastern Orthodox1.1
185) Pentecostal1.1
186) Assemblies of God162.3
188) Independent Assemblies of God3.4
197) Presbyterian00
201) Evangelical Presbyterian00
203) Presbyterian Church in America1.1
204) Presbyterian Church USA9013
207) Christian Reformed Church in North America1.1
211) Reformed Church in America81.2
213) Roman Catholic Church507.2
223) Unitarian Universalist Association213
224) United Church of Christ365.2
226) Unity School of Christianity1.1
228) Wesleyan Church1.1
245) Vineyard1.1
250) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship00
251) National Association of Congregational Christian Churches3.4
272) Non-denominational evangelical5.7
285) Calvary Ministries International1.1
291) Advent Christian General Conference1.1
293) Centers for Spiritual Living1.1
294) Calvary Chapel00
301) Byzantine Melkite Catholic1.1
998) Non-denominational497.1
TOTAL693100.0
4) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (DENOM2)
TOTAL%
155) United Methodist Church112.5
250) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship112.5
290) American Missionary Fellowship112.5
998) Non-denominational562.5
Missing688 
TOTAL8100.0
5) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (If you did not attend a congregation before age 12, check here:) (NODEN12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66395.8
1) Checked294.2
TOTAL692100.0
6) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (DEN12_1)
TOTAL%
4) Seventh-day Adventist2.3
15) Baptist486.9
17) American Baptist Churches71
18) Baptist Bible Fellowship2.3
24) Free Will Baptist4.6
25) General Association of Regular Baptist Churches1.1
29) National Missionary Baptist Convention1.1
37) Southern Baptist172.4
48) Church of the Brethren1.1
49) Church of the United Brethren in Christ101.4
55) Christian and Missionary Alliance1.1
58) Disciples of Christ111.6
59) Christian Churches & Churches of Christ1.1
60) Churches of Christ4.6
65) Church of Christ Scientist1.1
66) Church of God1.1
69) Anderson Church of God00
70) Cleveland Church of God4.6
79) Church of the Nazarene6.9
91) Episcopal Church243.5
96) Evangelical Covenant Church4.6
97) Evangelical Free Church of America81.2
99) Friends/Quakers4.6
102) Evangelical Friends International2.3
107) Judaism1.1
108) Conservative Judaism2.3
111) Reform Judaism111.6
112) Latter-day Saints1.1
117) Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of LDS3.4
118) Lutheran355
119) American Lutheran Church3.4
123) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America446.3
125) Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod162.3
128) Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod71
129) Mennonite1.1
136) General Conference Mennonite Churches3.4
140) Mennonite Church91.3
145) Methodist476.8
150) Free Methodist Church of North America4.6
155) United Methodist Church628.9
174) Open Bible Standard Churches00
175) Eastern Orthodox3.4
180) Greek Orthodox Archdiocese00
183) Serbian Eastern Orthodox1.1
186) Assemblies of God142
197) Presbyterian162.3
204) Presbyterian Church USA557.9
207) Christian Reformed Church in North America2.3
211) Reformed Church in America5.7
213) Roman Catholic Church8512.2
214) Salvation Army1.1
223) Unitarian Universalist Association1.1
224) United Church of Christ253.6
228) Wesleyan Church4.6
285) Calvary Ministries International1.1
290) American Missionary Fellowship4.6
291) Advent Christian General Conference1.1
299) Protestant2.3
301) Byzantine Melkite Catholic1.1
996) Churches overseas81.2
998) Non-denominational213
999) None314.5
Missing1 
TOTAL694100.0
7) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (DEN12_2)
TOTAL%
15) Baptist6100
66) Church of God00
Missing689 
TOTAL6100.0
8) What is your present denomination? (If none, check here:) (NOPRSDEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67497.4
1) Checked182.6
TOTAL692100.0
9) What is your present denomination? (DENOMPR)
TOTAL%
4) Seventh-day Adventist1.1
15) Baptist213
17) American Baptist Churches111.6
22) Conservative Baptist Association of America6.9
24) Free Will Baptist1.1
37) Southern Baptist324.6
40) Berean Fundamental Church4.6
49) Church of the United Brethren in Christ1.1
55) Christian and Missionary Alliance91.3
58) Disciples of Christ131.9
59) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ1.1
60) Churches of Christ5.7
66) Church of God4.6
69) Anderson Church of God5.7
70) Cleveland Church of God00
75) Church of God of Prophecy1.1
79) Church of the Nazarene81.2
88) Episcopal-Anglican2.3
91) Episcopal Church415.9
96) Evangelical Covenant Church1.1
97) Evangelical Free Church of America3.4
98) Foursquare Gospel3.4
102) Evangelical Friends International2.3
107) Judaism1.1
111) Reform Judaism121.7
112) Latter-day Saints1.1
117) Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of LDS3.4
118) Lutheran253.6
123) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America659.4
125) Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod131.9
128) Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod1.1
129) Mennonite2.3
140) Mennonite Church111.6
145) Methodist1.1
146) African Methodist Episcopal Church1.1
150) Free Methodist Church of North America4.6
155) United Methodist Church9113.1
156) Metropolitan Community Churches1.1
175) Eastern Orthodox3.4
182) Russian Orthodox Church1.1
183) Serbian Eastern Orthodox1.1
185) Pentecostal1.1
186) Assemblies of God172.4
188) Independent Assemblies of God3.4
197) Presbyterian111.6
201) Evangelical Presbyterian00
203) Presbyterian Church in America1.1
204) Presbyterian Church USA7210.4
207) Christian Reformed Church in North America1.1
211) Reformed Church in America81.2
213) Roman Catholic Church507.2
223) Unitarian Universalist Association213
224) United Church of Christ385.5
226) Unity School of Christianity1.1
228) Wesleyan Church3.4
245) Vineyard1.1
250) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship00
285) Calvary Ministries International1.1
291) Advent Christian General Conference1.1
293) Centers for Spiritual Living1.1
294) Calvary Chapel00
301) Byzantine Melkite Catholic1.1
302) French Protestant Huguenot1.1
998) Non-denominational497.1
TOTAL694100.0
10) What is your present denomination? (DENOMPR2)
TOTAL%
250) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship1100
Missing691 
TOTAL1100.0
11) Are you ordained? (ORDAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes64893.6
2) No, but I'm working toward ordination304.3
3) No142
TOTAL692100.0
12) If ordained, how old were you when you received full ordination as minister, pastor, priest, or rabbi? (AGEORD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69232.248.86
13) Overall, how many YEARS have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? (YRSORD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69222.3412.18
14) Overall, how many MONTHS have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? (MNTHSORD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6924.493.10
15) In how many different positions, including your current one, have you served as a paid ordained minister? (NUMBPOS)
TOTAL%
0) 061
1) 19515.3
2) 211618.7
3) 311218.1
4) 49014.5
5) 5569
6) 6396.3
7) 7284.5
8) 8365.8
9) 9162.6
10) 1071.1
11) 1161
12) 121.2
14) 141.2
15) 152.3
19) 1900
23) 231.2
25) 251.2
26) 262.3
27) 273.5
28) 281.2
40) 4000
99) Multiple00
Missing37 
TOTAL619100.0
16) At what age did you first seriously consider that you were called to become an ordained minister, pastor, or priest? (AGECALLD)
TOTAL%
2) 200
3) 300
4) 46.9
5) 581.2
6) 6111.6
7) 73.4
8) 85.7
9) 93.4
10) 1091.3
11) 11162.4
12) 12365.4
13) 13284.2
14) 14243.6
15) 15213.1
16) 16355.2
17) 17527.8
18) 18588.7
19) 19406
20) 20334.9
21) 21294.3
22) 22203
23) 23243.6
24) 24162.4
25) 25233.4
26) 26131.9
27) 27152.2
28) 284.6
29) 295.7
30) 30213.1
31) 3100
32) 3271
33) 335.7
34) 341.1
35) 35233.4
36) 364.6
37) 376.9
38) 3881.2
39) 392.3
40) 40111.6
42) 422.3
43) 4391.3
44) 4481.2
45) 456.9
46) 462.3
47) 474.6
48) 482.3
50) 5081.2
52) 522.3
999) Child1.1
Missing14 
TOTAL669100.0
17) Did you work full-time at one or more other occupations before entering the ministry? (OTHOCC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43262.4
2) No26037.6
TOTAL692100.0
18) If yes, for how long? (Years) (OCCYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69211.469.53
19) If yes, for how long? (Months) (OCCMONTH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922.993.59
20) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (LASTOCC)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy1.2
2) Other religious professional122.8
4) Lawyers, judges, or legislators122.8
5) Teachers and professors4911.4
6) All other professionals11426.6
7) Managers and administrators9923.1
8) Clerical and related workers266.1
9) Craftsman and related workers399.1
10) Operatives, factory296.8
11) Transport, laborers81.9
12) Farmers51.2
13) Service workers112.6
16) Armed services, police, firefighter214.9
17) Student3.7
Missing337 
TOTAL429100.0
21) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (LASTOCC2)
TOTAL%
5) Teachers and professors29.5
6) All other professionals838.1
7) Managers and administrators314.3
9) Craftsman and related workers29.5
11) Transport, laborers14.8
12) Farmers419
13) Service workers14.8
16) Armed services, police, firefighter00
Missing681 
TOTAL21100.0
22) In your final year in that job, what was your approximate annual cash salary? (OCCSALRY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69234596.3129849.17
23) What year was that? (OCCFNLYR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921988.1911.55
24) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? Yes, to work in non-parish ministry (LFTJNPAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61088.2
1) Checked8211.8
TOTAL692100.0
25) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? Yes, to work in secular position (LFTJSEC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61388.6
1) Checked7911.4
TOTAL692100.0
26) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? No (LFTJNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked16423.7
1) Checked52876.3
TOTAL692100.0
27) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Number of years (YRSAWAY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6924.295.38
28) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Number of months (MNTHAWAY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6924.723.90
29) What is the highest level of theological training you have obtained? (THEOTRNG)
TOTAL%
1) None223.2
2) Certificate from denominational training program, Bible college, or seminary395.7
3) Bible college degree547.8
4) Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or Bachelor of Divinity40258.3
5) M.A., S.T.M., Th.M., or other Master's degree689.9
6) Doctor of Ministry degree6910
7) Ph.D. or Th.D.324.6
8) Other3.4
Missing6 
TOTAL689100.0
30) When did you receive your first theological degree? (YRDEGREE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921986.1813.12
31) Are you currently attending a seminary or theological school? (ATTENSEM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes507.4
2) No62592.6
Missing8 
TOTAL675100.0
32) If currently attending seminary or theological school, what degree are you seeking? (DEGSEEK)
TOTAL%
4) Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or Bachelor of Divinity00
5) M.A., S.T.M., Th.M., or other Master's degree1020.4
6) Doctor of ministry2346.9
7) Ph.D. or Th.D.612.2
8) Other1020.4
Missing653 
TOTAL49100.0
33) Are you the congregation's principal leader? (LEADER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes68098.6
2) No101.4
Missing4 
TOTAL690100.0
34) Were you a member or regular participant in this congregation before becoming the congregation's leader? (MEMBCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, immediately before becoming the leader568.1
2) Yes, but I was a member or participant in the past152.2
3) No62089.7
Missing1 
TOTAL691100.0
35) Did you have to be ordained in order to hold the position that you are now in? (NEEDORD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes57082.5
2) No12117.5
Missing2 
TOTAL691100.0
36) How would you describe your current position? (CURRPOS)
TOTAL%
1) Senior pastor, priest, or minister30644.3
2) Solo pastor, priest, or minister34549.9
3) Co-pastor101.4
4) Interim pastor, priest, or minister202.9
5) Associate or assistant minister, pastor, or priest5.7
6) Lay minister or pastoral leader3.4
7) Other2.3
Missing2 
TOTAL691100.0
37) In what year did you become the pastor of this congregation? (YRPASTOR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922000.518.42
38) Including yourself, how many principal leaders (such as senior pastors, priests, or ministers) have served this congregation in the past 10 years? Clergy filling regular or permanent positions as senior leader (LEADPERM)
TOTAL%
0) 0263.9
1) 124936.9
2) 223835.3
3) 311016.3
4) 4395.8
5) 5101.5
6) 61.1
7) 700
8) 800
10) 1000
12) 1200
39) 3900
99) Checked1.1
Missing20 
TOTAL674100.0
39) Including yourself, how many principal leaders (such as senior pastors, priests, or ministers) have served this congregation in the past 10 years? Clergy filling interim or temporary positions as senior leader (LEADTEMP)
TOTAL%
0) 06418.1
1) 117349
2) 27521.2
3) 3236.5
4) 472
5) 551.4
6) 63.8
8) 800
10) 103.8
27) 2700
99) Checked00
Missing405 
TOTAL353100.0
40) Do you currently pastor another congregation? (MULTCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7410.8
2) No61289.2
Missing8 
TOTAL686100.0
41) If yes, how many? (NUMBCONG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.160.63
42) Do you currently work at any other job other than as pastor of this congregation (and other related congregations)? (OTHJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12318
2) No55982
Missing11 
TOTAL682100.0
43) If yes, what is your other job or occupation? (OTHJOB1)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy54.6
2) Other religious professional3935.8
4) Lawyers, judges, and legislators32.8
5) Teachers and professors2321.1
6) All other professionals1816.5
7) Managers and administrators1715.6
9) Craftsmen and related workers1.9
12) Farmers32.8
Missing622 
TOTAL109100.0
44) If yes, what is your other job or occupation? (OTHJOB2)
TOTAL%
6) All other professionals00
7) Managers and administrators00
9) Craftsmen and related workers3100
Missing689 
TOTAL3100.0
45) Average hours per week (at other job) (OTHJBHRS)
TOTAL%
1) 11.9
2) 232.6
4) 476.1
5) 532.6
6) 654.3
7) 700
8) 832.6
10) 10119.6
12) 121.9
15) 151311.3
20) 201210.4
30) 301613.9
32) 3287
35) 3554.3
40) 402521.7
998) Varies21.7
Missing628 
TOTAL115100.0
46) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of ordained professionals: Full-time (ORDFULL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.160.97
47) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of ordained professionals: Part-time (ORDPART)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.590.78
48) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of non-ordained pastoral leaders or lay ministers: Full-time (LAYFULL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.833.09
49) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of non-ordained pastoral leaders or lay ministers: Part-time (LAYPART)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.871.44
50) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of other paid employees: Full-time (OTHFULL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.734.27
51) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of other paid employees: Part-time (OTHPART)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922.902.55
52) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Loaned money to someone outside your family (LOANED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked49371.2
1) Checked19928.8
TOTAL692100.0
53) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Cared for someone outside your family who was very sick (CAREDSCK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked44163.7
1) Checked25136.3
TOTAL692100.0
54) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Helped someone outside your family find a job (HELPFND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked40057.8
1) Checked29242.2
TOTAL692100.0
55) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Donated or prepared food for someone outside your family or congregation (GIVEFOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked17124.7
1) Checked52175.3
TOTAL692100.0
56) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Will vote or did vote in the 2008 presidential election (VOTEPRES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked314.5
1) Checked66195.5
TOTAL692100.0
57) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Donated money to charitable organization (other than this congregation) (CHARITAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked314.5
1) Checked66195.5
TOTAL692100.0
58) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Worked with others to try to solve a community problem (WORKSOLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked19127.6
1) Checked50172.4
TOTAL692100.0
59) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Contacted an elected official about a public issue (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33848.8
1) Checked35451.2
TOTAL692100.0
60) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Contributed money to a political campaign or candidate (CONTPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked49771.8
1) Checked19528.2
TOTAL692100.0
61) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Went on a mission or service trip (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked46567.2
1) Checked22732.8
TOTAL692100.0
62) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Preaching and worship leadership (including sermon preparation, funerals, and weddings) (HRSPRCH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69213.036.60
63) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Teaching people about the faith (HRSFAITH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6924.383.85
64) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Training people for ministry and mission (HRSTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) 0858.3
0) 0.5858.3
1) 114814.5
1) 1.2514814.5
2) 1.513813.5
2) 213813.5
2) 2.513813.5
3) 3393.8
4) 4383.7
5) 5323.1
6) 5.58.8
6) 68.8
7) 72.2
8) 83.3
10) 107.7
11) 1100
12) 122.2
15) 1500
16) 161.1
998) Varies1.1
Missing143 
TOTAL1021100.0
65) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Pastoral counseling and spiritual direction (HRSCOUNS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6923.443.12
66) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Visiting members and their families, including the sick and shut-ins (HRSVISIT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6924.564.08
67) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Visiting or calling on prospective members; working to convert other to the faith (HRSCONV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.821.95
68) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Administering the work of the congregation, including staff supervision, attending congregational board and committee meetings (HRSADMIN)
TOTAL%
0) 0162.2
1) 1537.3
2) 2476.5
3) 3456.2
4) 4212.9
5) 5588
6) 6354.8
7) 75.7
8) 7.5476.5
8) 8476.5
9) 9101.4
10) 109012.4
11) 1181.1
12) 12273.7
12) 12.5273.7
13) 1391.2
14) 13.56.8
14) 146.8
15) 15527.2
16) 1691.2
17) 1700
18) 17.53.4
18) 183.4
19) 195.7
20) 20577.9
21) 212.3
22) 223.4
24) 2400
25) 25152.1
26) 261.1
28) 281.1
28) 28.51.1
30) 304.6
31) 3100
35) 351.1
36) 363.4
38) 3800
40) 404.6
41) 411.1
45) 4500
50) 501.1
64) 641.1
998) Varies1.1
Missing31 
TOTAL725100.0
69) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Involvement in denominational, interdenominational, and interfaith affairs (HRSDENOM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922.182.27
70) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Involvement in community organizations and issues beyond the congregation (HRSCOMM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.991.88
71) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Youth ministry (HRSYOUTH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.612.45
72) In a typical week approximately how many hours do you spend in work related to your employment in this congregation? (HRSWK)
TOTAL%
0) 03.5
2) 200
3) 300
5) 51.2
10) 101.2
11) 1100
12) 122.3
14) 141.2
15) 15152.3
20) 2071.1
24) 24101.5
25) 2581.2
26) 265.8
28) 281.2
30) 30142.2
31) 311.2
32) 3271.1
33) 335.8
35) 35243.7
36) 3600
37) 375.8
38) 385.8
40) 40406.2
41) 41121.8
42) 422.3
43) 432.3
44) 442.3
45) 456610.2
46) 4691.4
47) 4781.2
48) 48304.6
49) 492.3
50) 5014221.8
51) 51172.6
52) 5291.4
53) 533.5
54) 5471.1
55) 55629.5
56) 566.9
57) 571.2
58) 5871.1
60) 60548.3
61) 6181.2
63) 635.8
65) 65203.1
67) 671.2
68) 6800
70) 706.9
71) 713.5
74) 741.2
75) 7500
77) 771.2
80) 806.9
81) 8100
84) 8400
86) 861.2
90) 9000
105) 1051.2
998) Varies1.2
Missing22 
TOTAL650100.0
73) In your preaching, do you use the scripture texts from a prescribed lectionary? (TEXTS)
TOTAL%
1) Always19428.7
2) Most of the time23234.3
3) Occasionally608.9
4) Never19028.1
Missing16 
TOTAL676100.0
74) In the past two years, how many people from this congregation have you personally encouraged to consider becoming a pastor, minister, or priest? (ENCOURG)
TOTAL%
0) 014622.6
1) 118929.3
2) 216826
3) 37711.9
4) 4172.6
5) 5223.4
6) 66.9
7) 71.2
8) 84.6
10) 1081.2
11) 1100
12) 122.3
14) 1400
15) 1500
20) 203.5
25) 2500
30) 3000
35) 3500
40) 4000
70) 7000
100) 10000
998) Quite a few3.5
Missing38 
TOTAL646100.0
75) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Prayer, meditation, Bible reading, and other spiritual disciplines (Hours) (TIMEPRAY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.645.45
76) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Reading (other than for specific sermons or teaching) (Hours) (TIMEREAD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6924.934.81
77) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Using the internet (including searching the web, reading blogs or online news, downloading music or videos, and using online social networking sites like Facebook) (Hours) (TIMEWEB)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6925.354.75
78) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Email and text messaging (Hours) (TIMEEML)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6924.023.89
79) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Family life (time spent on family activities including meals) (Hours) (TIMEFAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69213.308.77
80) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Physical exercise for your health (Hours) (TIMEEXER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6923.702.92
81) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Recreation and hobbies (Hours) (TIMERECR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922.462.60
82) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Watching television (including news, sports, movies, and shows) (TIMETV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6927.525.46
83) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Socializing or eating out with friends (Hours) (TIMESOC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922.872.91
84) What is your current annual salary as pastor, priest, or minister prior to taxes, including fringe benefits and allowances, but excluding housing, health insurance, and pension or retirement funds? (SALARY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69239392.2020538.85
85) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (If no educational debt, check here:) (EDDEBTNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked20028.9
1) Checked49271.1
TOTAL692100.0
86) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (EDDEBT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692132.91219.68
87) Are you furnished with a parsonage, manse, or rectory (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (HOUSING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26238.4
2) No42061.6
Missing15 
TOTAL682100.0
88) Are you furnished with a parsonage, manse, or rectory (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? What is the fair rental value? (Annual basis) (RENTVAL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69210528.417662.95
89) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (HOUSALLW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes41061.7
2) No25438.3
Missing28 
TOTAL664100.0
90) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? Amount of housing allowance (Annual basis) (AMOUNT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69218497.3111425.28
91) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my congregation or denomination (HCARECON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21030.3
1) Checked48269.7
TOTAL692100.0
92) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my spouse's employer (HCARESP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59385.7
1) Checked9914.3
TOTAL692100.0
93) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my other employment (HCAREEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66596.1
1) Checked273.9
TOTAL692100.0
94) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from another source (HCAREOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65494.5
1) Checked385.5
TOTAL692100.0
95) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, but I pay the health care premium myself (HCAREPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64793.5
1) Checked456.5
TOTAL692100.0
96) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, I don't have health care benefits (HCARENO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66796.4
1) Checked253.6
TOTAL692100.0
97) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (SPCHCCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked41560
1) Checked27740
TOTAL692100.0
98) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through his or her employer (SPCHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked48970.7
1) Checked20329.3
TOTAL692100.0
99) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (SPHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67497.4
1) Checked182.6
TOTAL692100.0
100) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (SPHCOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66496
1) Checked284
TOTAL692100.0
101) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (SPHCHPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65895.1
1) Checked344.9
TOTAL692100.0
102) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, s/he doesn't have health care benefits (SPHCNCAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63792.1
1) Checked557.9
TOTAL692100.0
103) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) No spouse (SPHCNNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked58784.8
1) Checked10515.2
TOTAL692100.0
104) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (CHCARCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54078
1) Checked15222
TOTAL692100.0
105) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my spouse's employer (CHCARSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63591.8
1) Checked578.2
TOTAL692100.0
106) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (CHCAREMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68699.1
1) Checked6.9
TOTAL692100.0
107) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (CHCAROTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65794.9
1) Checked355.1
TOTAL692100.0
108) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (CHCARPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67096.8
1) Checked223.2
TOTAL692100.0
109) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, they don't have health care benefits (CHCARNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66596.1
1) Checked273.9
TOTAL692100.0
110) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No children at home (CHCARNOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked30443.9
1) Checked38856.1
TOTAL692100.0
111) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? (PENSION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48972
2) No17625.9
3) Not sure142.1
Missing17 
TOTAL679100.0
112) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? What percent of your annual salary? (PENAMT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69211.507.93
113) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Spouse's salary (INCSPSAL)
TOTAL%
0) 013125.5
1560) 15601.2
2000) 20002.4
2400) 240000
2500) 25003.6
3000) 30001.2
3500) 350081.6
4000) 400051
4500) 45002.4
4800) 48003.6
5000) 500081.6
5200) 52002.4
6000) 60004.8
6900) 69001.2
7000) 70001.2
7200) 72003.6
7704) 770400
7800) 78001.2
8000) 80002.4
8500) 85001.2
9000) 90002.4
10000) 10000142.7
11000) 110002.4
11500) 1150000
12000) 12000132.5
12800) 128001.2
13000) 130004.8
13029) 130291.2
14000) 1400051
14300) 1430000
15000) 15000214.1
16000) 160004.8
17400) 1740051
18000) 1800081.6
18500) 185001.2
19000) 190001.2
19200) 1920000
20000) 20000203.9
20800) 208001.2
22000) 220002.4
23000) 230002.4
24000) 240003.6
24500) 245003.6
24960) 249602.4
25000) 25000142.7
26000) 260001.2
27000) 270004.8
27600) 276001.2
27725) 277252.4
28000) 2800071.4
28400) 284001.2
29000) 2900000
30000) 30000244.7
31000) 3100071.4
32000) 320003.6
33000) 3300051
33500) 335001.2
34000) 340002.4
35000) 35000152.9
36000) 3600061.2
38000) 380003.6
40000) 40000152.9
40800) 408001.2
41591) 415911.2
42000) 420003.6
43000) 430004.8
45000) 4500091.8
46000) 460002.4
47000) 470002.4
48000) 480003.6
49000) 490001.2
49600) 4960000
50000) 50000203.9
51000) 510002.4
52000) 520002.4
53000) 530002.4
55000) 550002.4
56000) 5600000
57000) 570002.4
60000) 6000081.6
62000) 620001.2
65000) 6500091.8
68000) 680001.2
70000) 700004.8
73000) 7300000
74000) 7400000
75000) 750004.8
76000) 7600000
78000) 780003.6
80000) 8000071.4
86000) 860002.4
90000) 900001.2
92000) 9200000
96000) 960001.2
100000) 1000004.8
101000) 1010001.2
126000) 1260001.2
130000) 1300002.4
150000) 1500001.2
160000) 1600002.4
250000) 2500001.2
999999) Lost money this year00
Missing239 
TOTAL514100.0
114) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Your other employment (INCOTHEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6927933.1517583.90
115) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Other income (investment, pension or retirement, etc.) (INCOTH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6928474.7122525.62
116) Over the past few years, has your financial situation been getting better, worse, or has it stayed the same? (FINANC)
TOTAL%
1) Better25637.5
2) Worse16424
3) Stayed the same25937.9
4) Not sure4.6
Missing13 
TOTAL683100.0
117) How often during the past year did you take part in some form of continuing theological education lasting at least a full day? (CONTTHED)
TOTAL%
1) Never8111.8
2) Once or twice31045.3
3) Three to five times22232.5
4) More than five times7110.4
Missing14 
TOTAL684100.0
118) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? (SABBATLV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12918.9
2) No55381.1
Missing14 
TOTAL682100.0
119) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? How long was your sabbatical leave? (days) (SABBLONG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69283.2265.22
120) Do you regularly take a day off each week? (DAYOFF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes55681.5
2) No12618.5
Missing15 
TOTAL682100.0
121) Do you regularly take a day off each week? Which day? (DAYOFFW1)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday00
2) Monday17932.7
3) Tuesday173.1
4) Wednesday162.9
5) Thursday234.2
6) Friday23242.4
7) Saturday6511.9
9) Varies152.7
Missing145 
TOTAL547100.0
122) Do you regularly take a day off each week? Which day? (DAYOFFW2)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday13.3
2) Monday13.3
3) Tuesday13.3
4) Wednesday13.3
5) Thursday00
6) Friday1033.3
7) Saturday1653.3
Missing662 
TOTAL30100.0
123) Over the past two years, has there been any conflict in this congregation? (Check only one.) (CONFLICT)
TOTAL%
1) No conflict that I'm aware of14621.4
2) Some minor conflict38055.6
3) Major conflict608.8
4) Major conflict with leaders or people leaving9313.6
5) Don't know4.6
Missing13 
TOTAL683100.0
124) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Finances (CNFLFIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55279.8
1) Checked14020.2
TOTAL692100.0
125) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in worship style (CNFLWORS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59485.8
1) Checked9814.2
TOTAL692100.0
126) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in music style (CNFLMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62790.6
1) Checked659.4
TOTAL692100.0
127) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in other programs of the congregation (CNFLPRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61989.5
1) Checked7310.5
TOTAL692100.0
128) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Doctrines (CNFLDCTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66195.5
1) Checked314.5
TOTAL692100.0
129) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral leadership style (CNFLPAST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53176.7
1) Checked16123.3
TOTAL692100.0
130) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Lay leadership style (CNFLLAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63091
1) Checked629
TOTAL692100.0
131) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between staff and/or clergy (CNFLSTFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63191.2
1) Checked618.8
TOTAL692100.0
132) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Sexual misconduct (CNFLSEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68298.6
1) Checked101.4
TOTAL692100.0
133) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues regarding homosexuality (CNFLHOMO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65794.9
1) Checked355.1
TOTAL692100.0
134) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Racial or ethnic issues (CNFLRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68298.6
1) Checked101.4
TOTAL692100.0
135) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Women in leadership positions in this congregation (CNFLWOMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66696.2
1) Checked263.8
TOTAL692100.0
136) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues about a new building or renovation of an existing building (CNFLBLDG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59986.6
1) Checked9313.4
TOTAL692100.0
137) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Other (CNFLOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61689
1) Checked7611
TOTAL692100.0
138) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in pastoral/staff/leadership (CNFLPSTL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68098.3
1) Checked121.7
TOTAL692100.0
139) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between pastor/staff and members/attendees (CNFLPMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68999.6
1) Checked3.4
TOTAL692100.0
140) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between members/attendees (CNFLMEMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68699.1
1) Checked6.9
TOTAL692100.0
141) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) General personality conflicts/interpersonal problems (CNFLPERS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65995.2
1) Checked334.8
TOTAL692100.0
142) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Held congregational meeting(s) to discuss the issue (CONMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55580.2
1) Checked13719.8
TOTAL692100.0
143) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Appointed a special task force or committee to work through the issue (CONTASKF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61789.2
1) Checked7510.8
TOTAL692100.0
144) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) A denominational official or committee met with congregational leaders (CONOFFCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61889.3
1) Checked7410.7
TOTAL692100.0
145) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Worked with a specialized consultant who helps congregations in conflict (CONCONSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66896.5
1) Checked243.5
TOTAL692100.0
146) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Used conflict resolution program or resources (CONRESOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63591.8
1) Checked578.2
TOTAL692100.0
147) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) No special approach was used other than how the congregation typically makes decisions (CONNOSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked46967.8
1) Checked22332.2
TOTAL692100.0
148) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Other (CONOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65694.8
1) Checked365.2
TOTAL692100.0
149) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastor(s) took care of the conflict (CONPASTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66996.7
1) Checked233.3
TOTAL692100.0
150) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) General discussion/conversation/mediation/communication (individually or in groups) (CONDISCV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65995.2
1) Checked334.8
TOTAL692100.0
151) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Spiritual/Biblical tactics (CONBIBL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68398.7
1) Checked91.3
TOTAL692100.0
152) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral/staff/lay leader change (CONLDRCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67898
1) Checked142
TOTAL692100.0
153) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Existing group in congregation dealt with issue (CONEXGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67397.3
1) Checked192.7
TOTAL692100.0
154) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) People left the congregation (CONPPLFT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67297.1
1) Checked202.9
TOTAL692100.0
155) Have you met regularly with other ministers or pastoral leaders in a small group for continuing education and support in the past five years? (SMGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53680
2) No13420
Missing16 
TOTAL670100.0
156) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR1)
TOTAL%
1) Ecumenical clergy group11022
2) Women clergy91.8
3) Area ministers' group6813.6
4) Support/mentoring, often over meals255
5) D.Min./other Seminary-related group183.6
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy12124.2
7) Study groups316.2
8) Spiritual formation groups153
10) Specialized focus102
11) Therapeutic or counseling group2.4
12) Professional formation group4.8
13) SPE groups61.2
14) Other81.6
15) Minister or colleague group not otherwise specified7214.4
16) Lay ministers00
Missing206 
TOTAL499100.0
157) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR2)
TOTAL%
1) Ecumenical clergy groups31.9
2) Women clergy21.3
3) Area ministers' group4830.2
4) Support/mentoring, often over meals127.5
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy5534.6
7) Study group2817.6
8) Spiritual formation group53.1
10) Specialized focus63.8
15) Minister or colleague group not otherwise specified00
Missing555 
TOTAL159100.0
158) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR3)
TOTAL%
3) Area ministers00
4) Support/mentoring, often over meals350
5) D.Min./other Seminary-related group116.7
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy00
7) Study groups233.3
Missing682 
TOTAL6100.0
159) How long have you participated in that group? Years (GRPYRS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.387.14
160) How long have you participated in that group? Months (GRPMNTHS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6923.062.92
161) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Times per year (GRPTIMES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69217.5617.76
162) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Hours per meeting (GRPDURAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6925.4916.86
163) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide who belongs (GRPBELNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53577.3
1) Checked15722.7
TOTAL692100.0
164) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide what group does (GRPDOES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked41660.1
1) Checked27639.9
TOTAL692100.0
165) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) A sponsoring organization (such as judicatory, diocese, or seminary) provides curriculum (GRPSPONS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63091
1) Checked629
TOTAL692100.0
166) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different races or ethnicities (GRPRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked51173.8
1) Checked18126.2
TOTAL692100.0
167) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different denominations or faith traditions (GRPINCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked49872
1) Checked19428
TOTAL692100.0
168) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group has a trained leader or facilitator (GRPLEADR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59185.4
1) Checked10114.6
TOTAL692100.0
169) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) My congregation contributes to the cost of participation in the group (GRPCOST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59986.6
1) Checked9313.4
TOTAL692100.0
170) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing personal concerns or struggles (GRPCONC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked42561.4
1) Checked26738.6
TOTAL692100.0
171) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is engaging in Biblical or theological reflection (GRPBIBLE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked51274
1) Checked18026
TOTAL692100.0
172) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing ideas and resources for effective ministry (GRPSHRNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38956.2
1) Checked30343.8
TOTAL692100.0
173) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Those I minister to have been positively affected by my participation (GRPPOSIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked37454
1) Checked31846
TOTAL692100.0
174) How important would you say that this congregation's denomination is for the way that it organizes its programs or ministries? (DENOMIMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance28541.6
2) Somewhat important25837.7
3) Somewhat unimportant334.8
4) Of little importance618.9
5) We are not affiliated with a denomination487
Missing11 
TOTAL685100.0
175) Choose one: (LEADSTYL)
TOTAL%
1) I make most of the decisions here; lay members generally follow my lead.507.4
2) I try to inspire and encourage lay members to make decisions and take action, although I will take action alone if I believe that it is needed.46167.8
3) Lay leaders come up with most of the initiatives in the congregation, although I try to exert a strong influence on their decisions.8011.8
4) Lay leaders make most of the decisions about the congregation's directions and programs; my role is to empower them to implement their decisions8913.1
Missing15 
TOTAL680100.0
176) Of the following, which one best describes your opinion of the future directions of this congregation? (FUTDIREC)
TOTAL%
1) We need to get back to the way we did things in the past6.9
2) We are faithfully maintaining past directions497.2
3) We are currently deciding on new directions20029.3
4) We are currently moving in new directions31345.9
5) We need to rethink where we are heading7511
6) Our future is very unclear or doubtful233.4
7) Don't know162.3
Missing14 
TOTAL682100.0
177) In general, would you say your health is . . . (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent15422.3
2) Very good35851.9
3) Good13820
4) Fair385.5
5) Poor2.3
Missing5 
TOTAL690100.0
178) During the past four weeks, how much did pain interfere with your normal activities (including both work outside the home and housework)? (PAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all38656
2) A little bit21931.8
3) Moderately476.8
4) Quite a bit365.2
5) Extremely1.1
Missing6 
TOTAL689100.0
179) During the past four weeks, how much of the time has your physical health or emotional problems interfered with your social activities (like visiting friends or relatives)? (HLTHPROB)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time71.1
2) Most of the time152.3
3) Some of the time558.5
4) A little of the time13120.3
5) None of the time43667.7
Missing40 
TOTAL644100.0
180) Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage? (MARHAPPY)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy35456.2
2) Pretty happy16325.9
3) Not too happy233.7
4) Not married9014.3
Missing65 
TOTAL630100.0
181) What is your height? Feet (HEIGHTFT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6925.320.47
182) What is your height? Inches (HEIGHTIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.113.77
183) What is your weight? Pounds (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692199.9841.10
184) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BIBLVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word11818.3
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings19730.6
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context24437.9
4) The Bible is not the word of God, but contains God's word to us639.8
5) The Bible is not the word of God, but is a valuable book223.4
6) The Bible is an ancient book with little value today00
Missing40 
TOTAL644100.0
185) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative9214.5
2) Conservative19130.2
3) Right in the middle13721.6
4) Liberal14823.4
5) Very liberal6510.3
Missing46 
TOTAL633100.0
186) Have you ever had a conversion experience or a moment of decisive faith commitment? (CONVEXP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45971.6
2) No13621.2
3) Not sure467.2
Missing46 
TOTAL641100.0
187) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth (RELIGEQ)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree578.4
2) Agree7911.7
3) Neutral or unsure7711.4
4) Disagree19929.4
5) Strongly disagree26439.1
Missing19 
TOTAL676100.0
188) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? Only followers of Jesus can be saved (SAVED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree22833.4
2) Agree9013.2
3) Neutral or unsure598.6
4) Disagree14220.8
5) Strongly disagree16424
Missing14 
TOTAL683100.0
189) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is directly involved in worldly affairs (GODINVLV)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree27841.7
2) Agree23334.9
3) Neutral or unsure6710
4) Disagree426.3
5) Strongly disagree477
Missing27 
TOTAL667100.0
190) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is angered by human sin (GODANGER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20230.2
2) Agree25938.7
3) Neutral or unsure537.9
4) Disagree9414.1
5) Strongly disagree619.1
Missing24 
TOTAL669100.0
191) How satisfied are you with: Your health? (SATHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Delighted11316.5
2) 225937.9
3) 314721.5
4) Mixed feelings10214.9
5) 5324.7
6) 6284.1
7) Terrible3.4
Missing11 
TOTAL684100.0
192) How satisfied are you with: Your relationships with family or friends? (SATRELAT)
TOTAL%
1) Delighted16524.2
2) 229743.6
3) 312318.1
4) Mixed feelings8011.7
5) 5152.2
6) 61.1
7) Terrible00
Missing14 
TOTAL681100.0
193) How satisfied are you with: Your life as a whole? (SALIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Delighted19428.4
2) 230945.2
3) 313019
4) Mixed feelings405.9
5) 571
6) 63.4
7) Terrible00
Missing11 
TOTAL683100.0
194) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Being ordained (IMPORDND)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance45065.6
2) Somewhat important17325.2
3) Somewhat unimportant284.1
4) Of little importance355.1
Missing10 
TOTAL686100.0
195) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a seminary degree or certificate (IMPDEGR)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance33248.5
2) Somewhat important22633
3) Somewhat unimportant639.2
4) Of little importance649.3
Missing11 
TOTAL685100.0
196) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a clear sense of call from God (IMPCALL)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance46469.2
2) Somewhat important15423
3) Somewhat unimportant284.2
4) Of little importance253.7
Missing21 
TOTAL671100.0
197) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Being competent in the tasks of ministry, including preaching (IMPCOMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance61188.9
2) Somewhat important7510.9
3) Somewhat unimportant1.1
Missing9 
TOTAL687100.0
198) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Feeling that your gifts for ministry are right for the congregation you are serving (IMPGIFTS)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance56182
2) Somewhat important11717.1
3) Somewhat unimportant3.4
4) Of little importance3.4
Missing10 
TOTAL684100.0
199) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Serving a congregation that offers challenges to your creativity (IMPCHLNG)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance29242.6
2) Somewhat important33949.5
3) Somewhat unimportant365.3
4) Of little importance182.6
Missing9 
TOTAL685100.0
200) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Having close relationships with your congregation's members (IMPCLOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance24936.5
2) Somewhat important32848.1
3) Somewhat unimportant9814.4
4) Of little importance71
Missing10 
TOTAL682100.0
201) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Financial well-being (IMPFINAN)
TOTAL%
0) 04.6
1) Great importance10415.2
2) Somewhat important41861
3) Somewhat unimportant13619.9
4) Of little importance233.4
Missing9 
TOTAL685100.0
202) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Housing or living arrangements (SATLIVNG)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied49271.6
2) Somewhat satisfied15823
3) Somewhat dissatisfied324.7
4) Very dissatisfied5.7
Missing9 
TOTAL687100.0
203) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your spiritual life (SATSPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied17625.7
2) Somewhat satisfied42962.6
3) Somewhat dissatisfied8011.7
4) Very dissatisfied00
Missing11 
TOTAL685100.0
204) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Opportunities for continuing theological education (SATOPPED)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied19929.6
2) Somewhat satisfied34250.8
3) Somewhat dissatisfied12318.3
4) Very dissatisfied91.3
Missing23 
TOTAL673100.0
205) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Support from your denominational officials, if applicable (SATDENOF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied17929.1
2) Somewhat satisfied29648.1
3) Somewhat dissatisfied11318.3
4) Very dissatisfied284.5
Missing67 
TOTAL616100.0
206) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with other clergy (SATCLRGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied23834.8
2) Somewhat satisfied33649.1
3) Somewhat dissatisfied10415.2
4) Very dissatisfied6.9
Missing15 
TOTAL684100.0
207) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with lay leaders in this congregation (SATLAYLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied32247.8
2) Somewhat satisfied30945.9
3) Somewhat dissatisfied334.9
4) Very dissatisfied91.3
Missing20 
TOTAL673100.0
208) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with other pastors in this congregation, if applicable (SATOTHPS)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied18255.8
2) Somewhat satisfied10833.1
3) Somewhat dissatisfied309.2
4) Very dissatisfied61.8
Missing258 
TOTAL326100.0
209) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your salary and benefits (SATSALRY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied25737.8
2) Somewhat satisfied31045.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied9313.7
4) Very dissatisfied192.8
Missing15 
TOTAL679100.0
210) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your family life, if applicable (SATFAMLF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied34052.9
2) Somewhat satisfied28344
3) Somewhat dissatisfied203.1
Missing131 
TOTAL643100.0
211) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your personal life (SATPERSN)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied28841.9
2) Somewhat satisfied34149.6
3) Somewhat dissatisfied568.2
4) Very dissatisfied2.3
Missing11 
TOTAL687100.0
212) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your work in ministry (SATMINST)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied28842.2
2) Somewhat satisfied34550.5
3) Somewhat dissatisfied476.9
4) Very dissatisfied3.4
Missing15 
TOTAL683100.0
213) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your overall effectiveness as a pastoral leader in this particular congregation (SATEFFCT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied21230.9
2) Somewhat satisfied38055.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied8212
4) Very dissatisfied121.7
Missing10 
TOTAL686100.0
214) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Lack of agreement between the congregation and me over what my role as a pastor here is (PRBAGREE)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem192.8
2) Somewhat a problem629.1
3) Very little problem27039.5
4) No problem33348.7
Missing11 
TOTAL684100.0
215) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Difficulty of having a private life apart from my ministerial role (PRBPRIV)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem223.2
2) Somewhat a problem15122
3) Very little problem32247
4) No problem19027.7
Missing10 
TOTAL685100.0
216) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Finding time for recreation, relaxation, and personal reflection (PRBTIME)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem588.5
2) Somewhat a problem31546.3
3) Very little problem21731.9
4) No problem9013.2
Missing12 
TOTAL680100.0
217) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Relationships with the congregation's staff, if applicable (PRBSTAFF)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem142.3
2) Somewhat a problem376.1
3) Very little problem23238.4
4) No problem32153.1
Missing41 
TOTAL604100.0
218) During the past year, how often . . . Have you experienced stress because of the challenges you face in this congregation? (EXPSTRES)
TOTAL%
1) Very often7010.3
2) Fairly often17025
3) Once in a while40559.6
4) Never355.1
Missing11 
TOTAL680100.0
219) During the past year, how often . . . Have you felt lonely and isolated in your work? (LONELY)
TOTAL%
1) Very often476.9
2) Fairly often10014.6
3) Once in a while38055.4
4) Never15923.2
Missing10 
TOTAL686100.0
220) During the past year, how often . . . Have you felt that your work in this congregation did not permit you to devote adequate time to your children? (TIMECHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very often111.6
2) Fairly often608.8
3) Once in a while21932.2
4) Never15522.8
5) Not applicable23534.6
Missing34 
TOTAL680100.0
221) During the past year, how often . . . Has your spouse voiced resentment over the amount of time that your ministry takes up? (RESENTTM)
TOTAL%
1) Very often111.6
2) Fairly often426.2
3) Once in a while30144.5
4) Never21131.2
5) Not applicable11116.4
Missing36 
TOTAL676100.0
222) During the past year, how often . . . Has your spouse voiced resentment over the financial situation in which you find yourselves by being in pastoral ministry? (RESENTFN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often101.5
2) Fairly often284.2
3) Once in a while16424.4
4) Never36153.8
5) Not applicable10816.1
Missing38 
TOTAL671100.0
223) During the past year, how often have you . . . Doubted that you are called by God to the ministry? (DOUBTCLL)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5.7
2) Fairly often284.1
3) Once in a while15422.6
4) Never49472.5
Missing13 
TOTAL681100.0
224) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving your current position to become a pastor elsewhere? (LEAVEELS)
TOTAL%
1) Very often314.5
2) Fairly often517.5
3) Once in a while28341.5
4) Never31746.5
Missing12 
TOTAL682100.0
225) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry in a congregation to enter another type of ministry position? (LEAVEOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Very often162.3
2) Fairly often476.9
3) Once in a while19328.3
4) Never42562.4
Missing13 
TOTAL681100.0
226) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry to enter a secular occupation? (LEAVESEC)
TOTAL%
1) Very often91.3
2) Fairly often365.3
3) Once in a while17826.3
4) Never45467.1
Missing16 
TOTAL677100.0
227) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with members here who are critical of your work? (STRSSMEM)
TOTAL%
1) Very often233.4
2) Fairly often659.5
3) Once in a while39057.1
4) Never20530
Missing10 
TOTAL683100.0
228) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with the other pastor(s) here, if applicable? (STRSSPST)
TOTAL%
1) Very often81.7
2) Fairly often265.6
3) Once in a while13028.1
4) Never29864.5
Missing139 
TOTAL462100.0
229) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made you feel loved and cared for? (CONGLOVE)
TOTAL%
1) Very often29342.9
2) Fairly often27540.3
3) Once in a while11416.7
4) Never1.1
Missing11 
TOTAL683100.0
230) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Listened to you talk about your private problems and concerns? (CONGLSTN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often304.4
2) Fairly often11717.3
3) Once in a while37455.2
4) Never15723.2
Missing15 
TOTAL678100.0
231) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made too many demands on you? (CONGDMND)
TOTAL%
1) Very often202.9
2) Fairly often9213.6
3) Once in a while38857.2
4) Never17826.3
Missing15 
TOTAL678100.0
232) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Expressed interest in and concern about your well-being? (CONGINTR)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15522.8
2) Fairly often31245.8
3) Once in a while19528.6
4) Never192.8
Missing13 
TOTAL681100.0
233) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have enthusiasm for my work (ENTHUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree40259
2) Somewhat agree23133.9
3) Neutral or unsure334.8
4) Somewhat disagree142.1
5) Strongly disagree1.1
Missing12 
TOTAL681100.0
234) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? This congregation is always ready to try something new (TRYNEW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree679.9
2) Somewhat agree32547.9
3) Neutral or unsure11917.5
4) Somewhat disagree13419.7
5) Strongly disagree345
Missing14 
TOTAL679100.0
235) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I could be just as happy in some other congregation, it wouldn't have to be this one (HAPPYOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree10816
2) Somewhat agree22332.9
3) Neutral or unsure15723.2
4) Somewhat disagree12718.8
5) Strongly disagree629.2
Missing16 
TOTAL677100.0
236) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel drained in fulfilling my functions in this congregation (DRAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree243.5
2) Somewhat agree17926.4
3) Neutral or unsure9113.4
4) Somewhat disagree25437.5
5) Strongly disagree12919.1
Missing16 
TOTAL677100.0
237) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I am less patient with people in this congregation than I used to be (LESSPTNT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree71
2) Somewhat agree8512.7
3) Neutral or unsure8713
4) Somewhat disagree23935.7
5) Strongly disagree25237.6
Missing26 
TOTAL670100.0
238) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? In general, there is a good match between this congregation and my leadership (MTCHCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree31046.2
2) Somewhat agree28842.9
3) Neutral or unsure477
4) Somewhat disagree223.3
5) Strongly disagree4.6
Missing17 
TOTAL671100.0
239) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? In general, there is a good match between my leadership and other pastors here (if applicable) (MTCHOTHR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13845.1
2) Somewhat agree10233.3
3) Neutral or unsure4414.4
4) Somewhat disagree123.9
5) Strongly disagree103.3
Missing266 
TOTAL306100.0
240) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel negative or cynical about the people with whom I work (FEELNEG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4.6
2) Somewhat agree324.7
3) Neutral or unsure639.3
4) Somewhat disagree18627.4
5) Strongly disagree39358
Missing14 
TOTAL678100.0
241) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I find myself frustrated in my attempts to accomplish tasks that are important to me (FRUSTRTD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree253.7
2) Somewhat agree21331.4
3) Neutral or unsure9313.7
4) Somewhat disagree19929.4
5) Strongly disagree14821.8
Missing14 
TOTAL678100.0
242) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Members of this congregation have a sense of excitement about the congregation's future (MEMBEXCT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree11516.9
2) Somewhat agree32047.1
3) Neutral or unsure14020.6
4) Somewhat disagree8512.5
5) Strongly disagree192.8
Missing14 
TOTAL679100.0
243) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have accomplished many worthwhile things in my ministry here (ACCMPLSH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree23434.6
2) Somewhat agree35852.9
3) Neutral or unsure568.3
4) Somewhat disagree192.8
5) Strongly disagree101.5
Missing15 
TOTAL677100.0
244) The following questions are about how you feel and how things have been with you during the past four weeks. For each question, please give the one answer that comes closest to the way you have been feeling. How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you felt calm and peaceful? (FELTCALM)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time284.1
2) Most of the time37054.2
3) Some of the time23434.3
4) A little of the time517.5
Missing9 
TOTAL683100.0
245) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you have a lot of energy? (LOTENRGY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time294.2
2) Most of the time34550.4
3) Some of the time24435.7
4) A little of the time598.6
5) None of the time71
Missing10 
TOTAL684100.0
246) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you felt downhearted and depressed? (FELTDOWN)
TOTAL%
2) Most of the time213.1
3) Some of the time14120.9
4) A little of the time36453.9
5) None of the time14922.1
Missing14 
TOTAL675100.0
247) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you feel worn out? (FEELWORN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time5.7
2) Most of the time537.8
3) Some of the time22633.2
4) A little of the time32647.9
5) None of the time7110.4
Missing11 
TOTAL681100.0
248) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you been happy? (BEENHPPY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time608.8
2) Most of the time47269
3) Some of the time13019
4) A little of the time223.2
Missing9 
TOTAL684100.0
249) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I see this congregation's potential to contribute to society (POTENTLV)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time21831.9
2) Most of the time36353.1
3) Some of the time8913
4) A little of the time121.8
5) None of the time1.1
Missing11 
TOTAL683100.0
250) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am in touch with what's happening here (INTOUCH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time9413.9
2) Most of the time50474.6
3) Some of the time7711.4
4) A little of the time1.1
Missing11 
TOTAL676100.0
251) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I sacrifice my own interests to meet needs of people here (SACRIFCE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time568.3
2) Most of the time27140
3) Some of the time29643.7
4) A little of the time537.8
5) None of the time1.1
Missing16 
TOTAL677100.0
252) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am good at convincing others to do things here (PLCONVIN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time284.1
2) Most of the time31245.8
3) Some of the time28441.7
4) A little of the time507.3
5) None of the time71
Missing11 
TOTAL681100.0
253) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I seem to know what is going to happen here (KNWHAPPN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time416.1
2) Most of the time37856.3
3) Some of the time23034.2
4) A little of the time172.5
5) None of the time6.9
Missing15 
TOTAL672100.0
254) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am talented at helping others heal emotionally (HELPHEAL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time629.1
2) Most of the time34450.3
3) Some of the time22132.3
4) A little of the time578.3
Missing9 
TOTAL684100.0
255) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I put the congregation's best interests ahead of my own (BESTINTR)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time659.5
2) Most of the time39858.2
3) Some of the time19528.5
4) A little of the time263.8
Missing10 
TOTAL684100.0
256) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am gifted when it comes to persuading others (PERSUADE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time436.3
2) Most of the time26138.2
3) Some of the time30544.6
4) A little of the time7511
5) None of the time00
Missing9 
TOTAL684100.0
257) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am good at helping others with their emotional issues (HELPEMOT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time659.6
2) Most of the time37455
3) Some of the time19829.1
4) A little of the time436.3
5) None of the time00
Missing12 
TOTAL680100.0
258) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I believe this congregation needs to function as a community (FUNCCOMM)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time35051.4
2) Most of the time24335.7
3) Some of the time7711.3
4) A little of the time101.5
5) None of the time1.1
Missing11 
TOTAL681100.0
259) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here to think about old problems in new ways (THINKNEW)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time578.4
2) Most of the time33849.6
3) Some of the time24936.6
4) A little of the time365.3
5) None of the time1.1
Missing12 
TOTAL681100.0
260) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I tend to allow people here to do pretty much what they want (ALLOWDO)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time5.7
2) Most of the time20029.5
3) Some of the time29543.4
4) A little of the time16624.4
5) None of the time131.9
Missing16 
TOTAL679100.0
261) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here learn and grow as individuals (HELPLRN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time9814.4
2) Most of the time48070.6
3) Some of the time9514
4) A little of the time71
Missing14 
TOTAL680100.0
262) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? People have complete faith in me as their leader here (COMPLFTH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time669.7
2) Most of the time47169.6
3) Some of the time11917.6
4) A little of the time213.1
Missing15 
TOTAL677100.0
263) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I provide appealing ideas about what we can do here (PROVIDE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time497.2
2) Most of the time38155.9
3) Some of the time23734.8
4) A little of the time152.2
Missing13 
TOTAL682100.0
264) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I encourage people here to think in new ways about puzzling things (PUZZLNG)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time8612.6
2) Most of the time36253.2
3) Some of the time18527.2
4) A little of the time416
5) None of the time71
Missing14 
TOTAL681100.0
265) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? As long as things are working here, I don't try to change things (NOCHANGE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time142.1
2) Most of the time20430.4
3) Some of the time26439.3
4) A little of the time15122.5
5) None of the time395.8
Missing18 
TOTAL672100.0
266) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I make people here feel good to be around me (MAKEFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time517.6
2) Most of the time45968
3) Some of the time14521.5
4) A little of the time192.8
5) None of the time1.1
Missing18 
TOTAL675100.0
267) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help others find meaning in their involvement here (HELPFIND)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time9113.4
2) Most of the time41861.6
3) Some of the time16624.4
4) A little of the time4.6
Missing14 
TOTAL679100.0
268) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I give personal attention to those who seem less involved here (PRSNLATT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time365.3
2) Most of the time22733.3
3) Some of the time33348.8
4) A little of the time8212
5) None of the time4.6
Missing13 
TOTAL682100.0
269) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet? (USEDNET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily56383.3
2) At least weekly8112
3) Less often192.8
4) Never131.9
Missing13 
TOTAL676100.0
270) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent or received emails? (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily57086.5
2) At least weekly599
3) Less often162.4
4) Never142.1
Missing34 
TOTAL659100.0
271) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (including sermon preparation)? (NETRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily27139.7
2) At least weekly26438.7
3) Less often11516.9
4) Never324.7
Missing12 
TOTAL682100.0
272) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent email to individual worshipers here? (SNTEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily23534.9
2) At least weekly27540.9
3) Less often11917.7
4) Never446.5
Missing13 
TOTAL673100.0
273) In the past year, how often have you . . . Received email from a worshiper here? (RECEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily24536.2
2) At least weekly27640.8
3) Less often12718.8
4) Never284.1
Missing15 
TOTAL676100.0
274) In the past year, how often have you . . . Participated in a listserv or online group related to this congregation? (LISTSERV)
TOTAL%
1) Daily527.7
2) At least weekly7611.2
3) Less often14120.8
4) Never40860.3
Missing16 
TOTAL677100.0
275) In the past year, how often have you . . . Conducted any congregational business by email? (BIZEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily16724.5
2) At least weekly22032.3
3) Less often23935.1
4) Never558.1
Missing14 
TOTAL681100.0
276) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used email to plan an event for this congregation? (EMAILPLN)
TOTAL%
1) Daily11116.4
2) At least weekly18527.4
3) Less often27640.8
4) Never10415.4
Missing18 
TOTAL676100.0
277) In the past year, how often have you . . . Forwarded an email with spiritual or religious content to a member here? (FRWRDEML)
TOTAL%
1) Daily7410.9
2) At least weekly14922
3) Less often31947.1
4) Never13620.1
Missing13 
TOTAL678100.0
278) In the past year, how often have you . . . Maintained a blog related to your ministry? (BLOG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily131.9
2) At least weekly314.6
3) Less often466.8
4) Never58886.7
Missing14 
TOTAL678100.0
279) How long does it usually take you to get to the congregation where you serve? (COMMUTE)
TOTAL%
1) 1-5 minutes37354.3
2) 6-10 minutes10815.7
3) 11-15 minutes6910
4) 16-20 minutes365.2
5) 21-30 minutes416
6) More than 30 minutes608.7
Missing8 
TOTAL687100.0
280) Are you: (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male56482.3
2) Female12117.7
Missing12 
TOTAL685100.0
281) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Asian or Pacific Islander (RACASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68398.7
1) Checked91.3
TOTAL692100.0
282) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Black or African American (RACBLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66896.5
1) Checked243.5
TOTAL692100.0
283) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin (RACHISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68298.6
1) Checked101.4
TOTAL692100.0
284) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Indian (American) or Alaska Native (RACINDN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68799.3
1) Checked5.7
TOTAL692100.0
285) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) White or Caucasian (RACWHT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked446.4
1) Checked64893.6
TOTAL692100.0
286) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Some other race (RACOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68999.6
1) Checked3.4
TOTAL692100.0
287) Would you describe yourself as Hispanic or Latino/a? (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes71
2) No66499
Missing32 
TOTAL671100.0
288) In what year were you born? (YEARBORN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921954.2510.05
289) Which of the following best describes your current marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Never married659.5
2) In first marriage44664.9
3) Divorced or separated416
4) Widowed1.1
5) Remarried after death of spouse91.3
6) Remarried after divorce10515.3
7) In a committed relationship202.9
Missing10 
TOTAL687100.0
290) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed full-time (SPEMFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked45065
1) Checked24235
TOTAL692100.0
291) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed part-time (SPEMPLYD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55279.8
1) Checked14020.2
TOTAL692100.0
292) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Student (SPSTDNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67197
1) Checked213
TOTAL692100.0
293) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Homemaker (SPHOME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59385.7
1) Checked9914.3
TOTAL692100.0
294) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Retired (SPRETIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63591.8
1) Checked578.2
TOTAL692100.0
295) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Other (SPOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66796.4
1) Checked253.6
TOTAL692100.0
296) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Unemployed (SPUNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68999.6
1) Checked3.4
TOTAL692100.0
297) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Disabled (SPDISABL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68999.6
1) Checked3.4
TOTAL692100.0
298) Is your spouse or partner an ordained minister? (SPMNSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and served in this congregation264.5
2) Yes, but serves elsewhere447.6
3) No47281.7
4) No, but he/she is a lay minister or pastoral leader345.9
5) Yes, retired1.2
6) Yes, but unemployed1.2
Missing235 
TOTAL578100.0
299) How many people in your household (including you) are: Less than 6 years old? (HSHLD6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.270.61
300) How many people in your household (including you) are: 6 to 12 years old? (HSHLD12)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.550.85
301) How many people in your household (including you) are: 13 to 18 years old? (HSHLD18)
TOTAL%
0) 018858.8
1) 19228.8
2) 2309.4
3) 382.5
4) 41.3
99) Checked1.3
Missing376 
TOTAL320100.0
302) How many people in your household (including you) are: 19 to 24 years old? (HSHLD24)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.390.64
303) How many people in your household (including you) are: 25 years or older? (HSHLD25)
TOTAL%
0) 0203
1) 18112.3
2) 251778.2
3) 3304.5
4) 471.1
5) 52.3
6) 600
7) 700
8) 81.2
14) 1400
20) 2000
25) 251.2
99) Checked2.3
Missing42 
TOTAL661100.0
304) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? Less than 6 years old (HSCNG6)
TOTAL%
0) 021782.2
1) 1238.7
2) 2197.2
4) 451.9
99) Checked00
Missing445 
TOTAL264100.0
305) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 6 to 12 years old (HSCNG12)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.510.82
306) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 13 to 18 years old (HSCNG18)
TOTAL%
0) 019361.5
1) 18828
2) 2268.3
3) 351.6
4) 41.3
99) Checked1.3
Missing391 
TOTAL314100.0
307) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 19 to 24 years old (HSCNG24)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.330.60
308) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 25 years or older (HSCNG25)
TOTAL%
0) 0172.5
1) 115222.8
2) 246770
3) 3223.3
4) 46.9
5) 51.1
6) 600
12) 1200
99) Checked2.3
Missing41 
TOTAL667100.0
309) How many children of any age do you have, whether they live at home or elsewhere? Please write the number. (CHILDREN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922.301.63
310) How many of your children of any age live at home with you? Please write the number. (CHLDHOME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.761.16
311) What is the highest educational level you have completed apart from your theological education? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) No formal schooling3.4
3) Some high school1.1
4) Completed high school426.1
5) Trade certificate142
6) Associate degree162.3
7) Bachelor's degree from a university or college36853.7
8) Master's, Doctorate, or other graduate degree24135.2
Missing11 
TOTAL685100.0
312) Where were you born? (WHEREBRN)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States65395.1
2) In another English-speaking country162.3
3) In a non-English speaking country182.6
Missing8 
TOTAL687100.0
313) Where were your parents born? (PARBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Both born in United States63692.6
2) Only father born in the United States71
3) Only mother born in the United States142
4) Both father and mother born in another country304.4
Missing8 
TOTAL687100.0
314) Where did you live when you were 5 years old? (LIVEFIVE)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States65294.8
2) In another country365.2
Missing8 
TOTAL688100.0
315) When you were 5 years old, was English your primary language? (ENGLISH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes66496.5
2) No243.5
Missing8 
TOTAL688100.0
316) Job #1: Job description (JB1DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work478.4
2) Solo pastor17831.9
3) Senior pastor193.4
4) Co-pastor132.3
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation366.5
6) Associate/Assistant pastor18933.9
7) Interim pastor81.4
8) Regional staff3.5
9) National staff3.5
10) Chaplain173
11) Other ministry447.9
12) Lay minister or pastoral leader1.2
Missing93 
TOTAL558100.0
317) Job #1: Month job began (JB1MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.762.43
318) Job #1: Year job began (JB1YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921984.9911.56
319) Job #1: Month job ended (JB1MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.672.68
320) Job #1: Year job ended (JB1YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921989.4211.57
321) Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (JB1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 051.1
1) 11.2
5) 551.1
6) 62.4
8) 81.2
10) 1061.3
15) 1561.3
16) 1600
18) 183.7
20) 20398.7
21) 211.2
25) 25102.2
30) 30153.3
32) 3200
35) 353.7
36) 3600
40) 4023552.3
41) 4161.3
42) 421.2
45) 45163.6
46) 462.4
48) 483.7
49) 4900
50) 505111.4
51) 511.2
52) 521.2
55) 55102.2
56) 564.9
60) 60122.7
61) 6100
62) 6200
65) 6500
70) 7000
75) 7500
80) 801.2
98) 9800
997) Internship00
999) Salaried92
Missing211 
TOTAL449100.0
322) Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (JB1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
2) 21.2
6) 62.4
10) 104.8
12) 121.2
15) 151.2
16) 1600
17) 172.4
18) 184.8
20) 20224.4
24) 244.8
25) 25193.8
27) 272.4
30) 30295.8
32) 321.2
35) 35112.2
36) 361.2
38) 382.4
40) 406813.6
41) 41122.4
42) 421.2
45) 45336.6
46) 461.2
47) 4781.6
48) 483.6
50) 5011222.4
51) 5151
52) 5261.2
55) 55438.6
56) 561.2
57) 573.6
58) 581.2
60) 606513
61) 613.6
62) 6200
65) 6581.6
66) 661.2
70) 70122.4
72) 721.2
73) 731.2
74) 7400
75) 753.6
80) 803.6
81) 8100
90) 9000
98) 9800
997) Internship00
999) Salaried1.2
Missing168 
TOTAL501100.0
323) Job #1: Average worship attendance (JB1WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692238.15529.41
324) Job #1: Job overlap (JB1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap47888.8
1) Secular-ministry bivocation224.1
2) Ministry-ministry overlap264.8
3) Secular-secular overlap00
4) Secular-ministry overlap101.9
9) Overlap-type unknown2.4
Missing119 
TOTAL538100.0
325) Job #1: Community (JB1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area15829.3
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)19636.3
3) Suburb of a large metro area8115
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)10519.4
Missing107 
TOTAL540100.0
326) Job #2: Job description (JB2DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work357.8
2) Solo pastor12728.2
3) Senior pastor449.8
4) Co-pastor173.8
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation357.8
6) Associate/assistant pastor12126.9
7) Interim pastor286.2
8) Regional staff81.8
9) National staff1.2
10) Chaplain122.7
11) Other ministry224.9
Missing199 
TOTAL450100.0
327) Job #2: Month job began (JB2MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.822.93
328) Job #2: Year job began (JB2YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921987.1810.73
329) Job #2: Month job ended (JB2MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.782.79
330) Job #2: Year job ended (JB2YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921991.6910.67
331) Job #2: Average paid hours worked per week (JB2PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 01.3
2) 241.1
5) 53.8
8) 81.3
10) 1061.7
15) 1592.5
16) 163.8
20) 20133.6
24) 2461.7
25) 251.3
30) 3072
35) 3551.4
36) 3600
39) 391.3
40) 4020757.8
41) 411.3
42) 422.6
43) 432.6
45) 45154.2
48) 482.6
50) 50328.9
51) 512.6
52) 521.3
55) 5572
56) 5641.1
60) 6092.5
61) 6100
63) 6300
65) 651.3
70) 7000
75) 7500
80) 801.3
996) Position suggests varied hours1.3
997) Internship2.6
998) Varies1.3
999) Salaried82.2
Missing301 
TOTAL358100.0
332) Job #2: Average actual worked hours per week (JB2ACTHR)
TOTAL%
4) 441
7) 71.2
10) 1061.5
15) 15102.4
16) 163.7
17) 171.2
20) 2061.5
21) 211.2
24) 2451.2
25) 2541
28) 282.5
29) 291.2
30) 3071.7
34) 3461.5
35) 3581.9
36) 3600
40) 406014.6
41) 4171.7
42) 423.7
43) 433.7
45) 45338
47) 471.2
48) 48112.7
50) 507618.4
51) 5151.2
52) 521.2
55) 554611.2
56) 561.2
57) 5700
58) 5800
60) 606616
61) 6141
63) 6300
65) 65112.7
66) 6600
70) 7051.2
72) 723.7
75) 7541
80) 803.7
81) 8100
90) 9000
996) Position suggests varied hours1.2
998) Varies2.5
999) Salaried1.2
Missing260 
TOTAL412100.0
333) Job #2: Average worship attendance (JB2WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692267.49515.22
334) Job #2: Job overlap (JB2OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap37983.5
1) Secular-ministry bivocation214.6
2) Ministry-ministry overlap419
4) Secular-ministry overlap61.3
9) Overlap-type unknown71.5
Missing201 
TOTAL454100.0
335) Job #2: Community (JB2COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area7617.2
2) Town or small city19945
3) Suburb8018.1
4) Large metro area8719.7
Missing210 
TOTAL442100.0
336) Job #3: Job description (JB3DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work3911.3
2) Solo pastor6719.5
3) Senior pastor4412.8
4) Co-pastor144.1
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations247
6) Associate/assistant pastor7421.5
7) Interim pastor3510.2
8) Regional staff41.2
9) National staff82.3
10) Chaplain174.9
11) Other ministry185.2
Missing316 
TOTAL344100.0
337) Job #3: Month job began (JB3MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.883.07
338) Job #3: Year job began (JB3YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921989.479.90
339) Job #3: Month job began (JB3MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.292.91
340) Job #3: Year job ended (JB3YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921994.269.78
341) Job #3: Average paid hours worked per week (JB3PDHRS)
TOTAL%
8) 81.4
15) 15124.5
16) 1641.5
20) 20124.5
24) 2431.1
25) 251.4
30) 30134.9
35) 3551.9
40) 4014956
41) 411.4
43) 431.4
45) 4593.4
47) 4700
48) 4800
50) 503111.7
51) 511.4
52) 521.4
55) 5531.1
60) 60114.1
61) 6100
62) 6200
65) 651.4
70) 701.4
80) 801.4
998) Varies1.4
999) Salaried41.5
Missing403 
TOTAL266100.0
342) Job #3: Average actual hours worked per week (JB3ACTHR)
TOTAL%
5) 52.7
15) 1572.3
16) 1641.3
17) 1751.6
20) 20134.2
22) 222.7
29) 2962
30) 30154.9
35) 3582.6
40) 404514.7
41) 4151.6
42) 4231
45) 45154.9
47) 471.3
48) 481.3
50) 506220.2
51) 512.7
52) 5200
53) 531.3
55) 55268.5
56) 561.3
58) 5800
60) 604314
61) 6141.3
62) 6200
65) 65134.2
66) 6600
68) 681.3
70) 70134.2
71) 711.3
75) 7541.3
80) 801.3
81) 8100
84) 842.7
90) 9000
100) 10000
998) Varies1.3
Missing370 
TOTAL307100.0
343) Job #3: Average worship attendance (JB3WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692306.31520.20
344) Job #3: Job overlap (JB3OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap27682.6
1) Secular-ministry bivocation164.8
2) Ministry-ministry overlap319.3
3) Secular-secular overlap82.4
4) Secular-ministry overlap00
9) Overlap-type unknown3.9
Missing319 
TOTAL334100.0
345) Job #3: Community (JB3COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural Area5917.6
2) Town or small city13540.2
3) Suburb6519.3
4) Large metro area7722.9
Missing323 
TOTAL336100.0
346) Job #4: Job description (JB4DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work208.6
2) Solo pastor7632.8
3) Senior pastor3715.9
4) Co-pastor52.2
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations62.6
6) Associate/assistant pastor3916.8
7) Interim pastor3113.4
8) Regional staff1.4
9) National staff00
10) Chaplain73
11) Other ministry104.3
Missing429 
TOTAL232100.0
347) Job #4: Month job began (JB4MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.802.73
348) Job #4: Year job began (JB4YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921991.479.49
349) Job #4: Month job ended (JB4MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.742.80
350) Job #4: Year job ended (JB4YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921996.369.48
351) Job #4: Average paid hours worked per week (JB4PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 01.5
8) 81.5
10) 1084.2
15) 1531.6
20) 20157.9
25) 2521
30) 3063.1
31) 3100
32) 3200
33) 331.5
40) 4011560.2
42) 421.5
43) 4321
45) 4552.6
48) 4821
50) 50126.3
51) 5100
55) 5531.6
60) 6073.7
65) 651.5
70) 7021
80) 801.5
998) Varies1.5
999) Salaried21
Missing491 
TOTAL191100.0
352) Job #4: Average actual hours worked per week (JB4ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 1083.7
15) 1552.3
18) 1831.4
20) 2083.7
24) 2400
25) 2583.7
30) 3083.7
32) 321.5
35) 352.9
40) 402310.5
41) 4141.8
42) 4283.7
45) 45167.3
46) 461.5
47) 4700
48) 481.5
50) 505223.7
51) 5100
52) 5241.8
55) 55177.8
58) 581.5
60) 60209.1
61) 611.5
65) 6594.1
66) 6600
70) 7083.7
71) 711.5
72) 721.5
75) 7531.4
80) 8052.3
81) 8100
90) 9000
998) Varies1.5
Missing467 
TOTAL219100.0
353) Job #4: Average worship attendance (JB4WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692267.04568.92
354) Job #4: Job overlap (JB4OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap19782.4
1) Secular-ministry bivocation208.4
2) Ministry-ministry overlap125
4) Secular-ministry overlap83.3
9) Overlap-type unknown2.8
Missing428 
TOTAL239100.0
355) Job #4: Community (JB4COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area4418.7
2) Town or small city9540.4
3) Suburb5523.4
4) Large metro area4117.4
Missing432 
TOTAL235100.0
356) Job #5: Job description (JB5DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work1810.7
2) Solo pastor4929.2
3) Senior pastor2313.7
4) Co-pastor21.2
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations63.6
6) Associate/assistant pastor169.5
7) Interim pastor2011.9
8) Regional staff63.6
9) National staff1.6
10) Chaplain137.7
11) Other ministry148.3
Missing509 
TOTAL168100.0
357) Job #5: Month job began (JB5MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6925.623.01
358) Job #5: Year job began (JB5YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921993.559.16
359) Job #5: Month job ended (JB5MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.612.91
360) Job #5: Year job ended (JB5YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921997.737.94
361) Job #5: Average paid hours worked per week (JB5PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 000
5) 51.8
8) 81.8
15) 1521.5
20) 2064.5
25) 2543
30) 3043
31) 3100
35) 3521.5
40) 408966.9
45) 4553.8
48) 481.8
50) 5075.3
52) 521.8
55) 5521.5
60) 6053.8
70) 7000
80) 8000
996) Position suggests varied hours1.8
998) Varies1.8
999) Salaried1.8
Missing552 
TOTAL133100.0
362) Job #5: Average actual hours worked per week (JB5ACTHR)
TOTAL%
5) 51.7
15) 1521.3
20) 2021.3
25) 25106.7
30) 3074.7
31) 3100
40) 401912.8
41) 411.7
44) 4464
45) 45106.7
46) 4600
47) 4700
48) 4864
50) 503724.8
51) 511.7
52) 521.7
55) 551610.7
60) 602013.4
61) 6121.3
65) 6532
70) 701.7
72) 721.7
75) 751.7
80) 8000
85) 851.7
90) 9000
998) Varies1.7
Missing540 
TOTAL149100.0
363) Job #5: Average worship attendance (JB5WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692259.86419.72
364) Job #5: Job overlap (JB5OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap13180.9
1) Secular-ministry bivocation148.6
2) Ministry-ministry overlap63.7
4) Secular-ministry overlap84.9
9) Overlap-type unknown31.9
Missing510 
TOTAL162100.0
365) Job #5: Community (JB5COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area3018.1
2) Town or small city6438.6
3) Suburb3420.5
4) Large metro area3822.9
Missing511 
TOTAL166100.0
366) Job #6: Job description (JB6DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work1411.7
2) Solo pastor3428.3
3) Senior pastor2319.2
4) Co-pastor32.5
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations75.8
6) Associate/assistant pastor86.7
7) Interim pastor1915.8
8) Regional staff21.7
9) National staff00
10) Chaplain32.5
11) Other ministry75.8
Missing563 
TOTAL120100.0
367) Job #6: Month job began (JB6MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.682.69
368) Job #6: Year job began (JB6YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921995.698.11
369) Job #6: Month job ended (JB6MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 11311.1
2) 254.3
3) 321.7
4) 497.7
5) 521.7
6) 63429.1
7) 797.7
8) 897.7
9) 965.1
10) 1054.3
11) 1121.7
12) 121311.1
98) Current position86.8
Missing568 
TOTAL117100.0
370) Job #6: Year job ended (JB6YREND)
TOTAL%
1975) 197500
1977) 197700
1978) 19781.8
1979) 197900
1981) 198121.7
1982) 19821.8
1983) 19831.8
1985) 198521.7
1986) 198600
1987) 198700
1988) 198875.9
1990) 19901.8
1991) 199121.7
1992) 199221.7
1993) 199332.5
1994) 1994108.4
1995) 19951.8
1996) 19961.8
1997) 199732.5
1998) 199875.9
1999) 199932.5
2000) 200032.5
2001) 200143.4
2002) 200265
2003) 200332.5
2004) 200475.9
2005) 20051815.1
2006) 20061411.8
2007) 200721.7
2008) 200821.7
2009) 200954.2
9998) Current position86.7
Missing563 
TOTAL119100.0
371) Job #6: Average paid hours worked per week (JB6PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 011
8) 811
10) 1055.1
13) 1388.1
16) 1633
20) 2011
30) 3022
31) 3100
40) 405757.6
41) 4100
45) 4533
48) 4811
50) 5099.1
52) 5211
55) 5500
60) 6022
65) 6511
70) 7000
75) 7511
998) Varies11
999) Salaries22
Missing597 
TOTAL99100.0
372) Job #6: Average actual hours worked per week (JB6ACTHR)
TOTAL%
13) 1387.5
15) 1554.7
16) 1632.8
20) 201.9
31) 311.9
35) 3543.7
40) 401615
41) 4100
42) 4200
45) 45109.3
46) 4676.5
48) 481.9
49) 4900
50) 501514
51) 5100
52) 5254.7
55) 55109.3
60) 601211.2
65) 6543.7
70) 7000
71) 7121.9
75) 7500
81) 8100
85) 851.9
88) 8800
90) 901.9
96) 9600
998) Varies1.9
Missing585 
TOTAL107100.0
373) Job #6: Average worship attendance (JB6WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692283.13471.10
374) Job #6: Job overlap (JB6OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap8877.2
1) Secular-ministry bivocation1311.4
2) Ministry-ministry overlap21.8
4) Secular-ministry overlap87
9) Overlap-type unknown32.6
Missing566 
TOTAL114100.0
375) Job #6: Community (JB6COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area1613.9
2) Town or small city5648.7
3) Suburb2420.9
4) Large metro area1916.5
Missing568 
TOTAL115100.0
376) Job #7: Job description (JB7DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work913.8
2) Solo pastor1116.9
3) Senior pastor1218.5
4) Co-pastor00
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations23.1
6) Associate/assistant pastor46.2
7) Interim pastor1421.5
8) Regional staff00
9) National staff00
10) Chaplain710.8
11) Other ministry69.2
Missing618 
TOTAL65100.0
377) Job #7: Month job began (JB7MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.762.61
378) Job #7: Year job began (JB7YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921998.107.50
379) Job #7: Month job ended (JB7MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.942.89
380) Job #7: Year job ended (JB7YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922000.976.67
381) Job #7: Average paid hours worked per week (JB7PDHRS)
TOTAL%
8) 811.7
20) 2023.4
30) 30711.9
40) 403661
45) 4523.4
50) 5058.5
51) 5100
52) 5211.7
55) 5511.7
60) 6023.4
65) 6500
998) Varies11.7
999) Salaried11.7
Missing634 
TOTAL59100.0
382) Job #7: Average actual hours worked per week (JB7ACTHR)
TOTAL%
20) 2011.7
30) 3058.3
31) 3111.7
35) 3511.7
40) 401321.7
42) 4200
45) 45610
46) 4600
48) 4835
50) 501220
52) 5211.7
55) 5558.3
60) 60813.3
65) 6523.3
70) 7011.7
71) 7100
75) 7500
998) Varies11.7
Missing628 
TOTAL60100.0
383) Job #7: Average worship attendance (JB7WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692312.81470.90
384) Job #7: Job overlap (JB7OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap6191
1) Secular-ministry bivocation11.5
2) Ministry-ministry overlap23
9) Overlap-type unknown34.5
Missing618 
TOTAL67100.0
385) Job #7: Community (JB7COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area1725.4
2) Town or small city2131.3
3) Suburb46
4) Large metro area2537.3
Missing620 
TOTAL67100.0
386) Job #8: Job description (JB8DESCR)
TOTAL%
2) Solo pastor2048.8
3) Senior pastor922
6) Associate/assistant pastor37.3
7) Interim pastor512.2
8) Regional staff24.9
10) Chaplain24.9
11) Other ministry00
Missing651 
TOTAL41100.0
387) Job #8: Month job began (JB8MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6925.483.10
388) Job #8: Year job began (JB8YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921998.936.09
389) Job #8: Month job ended (JB8MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6925.983.56
390) Job #8: Year job ended (JB8YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922002.365.19
391) Job #8: Average paid hours worked per week (JB8PDHRS)
TOTAL%
8) 812.7
9) 912.7
10) 1000
18) 18513.5
30) 3000
40) 402567.6
50) 5025.4
51) 5100
55) 5500
60) 6012.7
998) Varies12.7
999) Salaried12.7
Missing657 
TOTAL37100.0
392) Job #8: Average actual hours worked per week (JB8ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 1000
18) 18513.9
20) 2025.6
35) 35616.7
40) 4038.3
43) 4300
45) 4525.6
46) 4600
48) 4812.8
50) 5025.6
51) 5112.8
55) 55411.1
57) 5712.8
60) 60513.9
65) 6538.3
80) 8000
998) Varies12.8
Missing655 
TOTAL36100.0
393) Job #8: Average worship attendance (JB8WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692175.75299.09
394) Job #8: Job overlap (JB8OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap3386.8
4) Secular-ministry overlap513.2
Missing651 
TOTAL38100.0
395) Job #8: Community (JB8COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area615
2) Town or small city1435
3) Suburb1127.5
4) Large metro area922.5
Missing650 
TOTAL40100.0
396) Job #9: Job description (JB9DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work633.3
2) Solo pastor316.7
3) Senior pastor422.2
4) Co-pastor15.6
6) Associate/assistant pastor00
7) Interim pastor316.7
10) Chaplain15.6
11) Other ministry00
Missing670 
TOTAL18100.0
397) Job #9: Month job began (JB9MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6927.442.75
398) Job #9: Year job began (JB9YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922003.165.24
399) Job #9: Month job ended (JB9MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6927.332.49
400) Job #9: Year job ended (JB9YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922004.923.50
401) Job #9: Average paid hours worked per week (JB9PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 017.1
25) 25535.7
40) 40535.7
50) 5017.1
52) 5217.1
60) 6000
998) Varies17.1
999) Salaried00
Missing676 
TOTAL14100.0
402) Job #9: Average actual hours worked per week (JB9ACTHR)
TOTAL%
20) 2016.3
25) 25531.3
40) 4016.3
46) 4600
50) 50212.5
51) 5100
52) 5216.3
55) 55425
60) 6016.3
998) Varies16.3
Missing674 
TOTAL16100.0
403) Job #9: Average worship attendance (JB9WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692376.86503.36
404) Job #9: Job overlap (JB9OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1168.8
4) Secular-ministry overlap531.3
Missing671 
TOTAL16100.0
405) Job #9: Community (JB9COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area531.3
2) Town or small city637.5
3) Suburb212.5
4) Large metro area318.8
Missing671 
TOTAL16100.0
406) Job #10: Job description (J10DESCR)
TOTAL%
2) Senior pastor133.3
3) Senior pastor00
6) Associate/assistant pastor00
7) Interim pastor266.7
8) Regional staff00
11) Other ministry00
Missing684 
TOTAL3100.0
407) Job #10: Month job began (J10MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6925.201.97
408) Job #10: Year job began (J10YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922003.995.43
409) Job #10: Month job ended (J10MNEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.544.93
410) Job #10: Year job ended (J10YREND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922005.984.14
411) Job #10: Average paid hours worked per week (J10PDHRS)
TOTAL%
40) 40133.3
52) 52133.3
60) 6000
998) Varies133.3
999) Salaried00
Missing684 
TOTAL3100.0
412) Job #10: Average actual hours worked per week (J10ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 40133.3
52) 52133.3
55) 5500
60) 6000
998) Varies133.3
Missing685 
TOTAL3100.0
413) Job #10: Average worship attendance (J10WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922535.839799.75
414) Job #10: Job overlap (J10OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap2100
Missing686 
TOTAL2100.0
415) Job #10: Community (J10COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area133.3
2) Town or small city133.3
3) Suburb133.3
4) Large metro area00
Missing684 
TOTAL3100.0
416) More than 10 jobs since graduation (MORE10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes256.2
2) No38093.8
Missing279 
TOTAL405100.0
417) Current Job #1: Job description (CJ1DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work00
2) Solo pastor38055.1
3) Senior pastor24335.2
4) Co-pastor91.3
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations263.8
6) Associate/assistant pastor71
7) Interim pastor243.5
12) Lay minister or pastoral leader1.1
Missing4 
TOTAL690100.0
418) Current Job #1: Month job began (CJ1MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6926.772.85
419) Current Job #1: Year job began (CJ1YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922000.838.16
420) Current Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (CJ1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 01.2
8) 81.2
10) 1071.4
15) 1581.6
16) 1651
18) 1800
20) 20153
25) 2581.6
28) 281.2
30) 30224.5
32) 323.6
35) 351.2
36) 3600
40) 4023848.4
41) 411.2
42) 421.2
45) 45346.9
46) 461.2
47) 4700
48) 48122.4
50) 506613.4
51) 511.2
52) 521.2
53) 5300
54) 542.4
55) 55112.2
60) 60204.1
61) 6100
63) 6300
65) 652.4
70) 702.4
75) 7500
80) 8000
85) 8500
98) 9800
999) Salaried285.7
Missing197 
TOTAL492100.0
421) Current Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (CJ1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 106.9
14) 141.2
15) 1581.3
17) 171.2
18) 183.5
20) 203.5
22) 221.2
23) 2300
24) 244.6
25) 25193
29) 291.2
30) 30101.6
31) 311.2
32) 3200
35) 35223.5
36) 362.3
38) 381.2
40) 40386
41) 41132.1
42) 4291.4
43) 431.2
45) 45538.4
46) 463.5
47) 47111.7
48) 48264.1
49) 491.2
50) 5015624.7
51) 51172.7
52) 525.8
53) 533.5
54) 543.5
55) 557411.7
56) 565.8
57) 5700
58) 581.2
60) 607311.6
61) 615.8
63) 631.2
65) 65243.8
66) 6600
67) 6700
68) 681.2
70) 70142.2
72) 7200
74) 741.2
75) 751.2
76) 761.2
80) 806.9
81) 8100
84) 8400
85) 851.2
90) 9000
95) 951.2
98) 9800
105) 10500
998) Varies1.2
Missing40 
TOTAL632100.0
422) Current Job #1: Average worship attendance (CJ1WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692203.72374.99
423) Current job #1: Job overlap (CJ1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap53180.7
1) Secular-ministry bivocation436.5
2) Ministry-ministry overlap487.3
4) Secular-ministry overlap182.7
9) Overlap-type unknown182.7
Missing36 
TOTAL658100.0
424) Current job #1: Community (CJ1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area13922.1
2) Town or small city31750.5
3) Suburb9114.5
4) Large metro area8112.9
Missing66 
TOTAL628100.0
425) Current job #2: Job description (CJ2DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work1453.8
2) Solo pastor13.8
3) Senior pastor00
4) Co-pastor13.8
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation00
8) Regional staff519.2
10) Chaplain13.8
11) Other ministry415.4
12) Lay minister or pastoral leader00
Missing673 
TOTAL26100.0
426) Current job #2: Month job began (CJ2MNBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6928.023.15
427) Current job #2: Year job began (CJ2YRBEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922001.978.50
428) Current Job #2: Average paid hours worked per week (CJ2PDHRS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69220.8710.80
429) Current job #2: Average actual hours worked per week (CJ2ACTHR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL69223.3911.14
430) Current job #2: Average worship attendance (CJ2WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692232.10646.25
431) Current job #2: Job overlap (CJ2OVRLP)
TOTAL%
1) Secular-ministry1350
2) Ministry-ministry overlap1246.2
4) Secular-ministry overlap13.8
Missing674 
TOTAL26100.0
432) Current job #2: Community (CJ2COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural Area00
2) Town or small city1565.2
3) Suburb00
4) Large metro area834.8
Missing676 
TOTAL23100.0
433) Web survey data (WBSURVEY)
TOTAL%
0) No63591.8
1) Yes578.2
TOTAL692100.0
434) Type of leader (TYPELEAD)
TOTAL%
0) Key leader68599
1) Associate leader5.7
2) Other leader2.3
TOTAL692100.0
435) Congregation's denomination (DENOM)
TOTAL%
4) Seventh-day Adventist1.1
15) Baptist131.9
17) American Baptist Churches111.6
21) Central Baptist Association3.4
22) Conservative Baptist Association of America3.4
24) Free Will Baptist1.1
25) General Association of Regular Baptist Churches3.4
28) National Baptist Convention5.7
29) National Missionary Baptist Convention1.1
37) Southern Baptist324.6
40) Berean Fundamental Church4.6
49) Church of the United Brethren in Christ1.1
55) Christian and Missionary Alliance91.3
58) Disciples of Christ121.7
59) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ1.1
60) Churches of Christ5.7
69) Anderson Church of God91.3
70) Cleveland Church of God00
75) Church of God of Prophecy1.1
79) Church of the Nazarene81.2
88) Episcopal-Anglican00
91) Episcopal Church426.1
96) Evangelical Covenant Church1.1
97) Evangelical Free Church of America3.4
98) Foursquare Gospel3.4
102) Evangelical Friends International2.3
111) Reform Judaism131.9
112) Latter-day Saints1.1
117) Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of LDS3.4
118) Lutheran71
123) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America7911.4
125) Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod172.4
128) Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod1.1
129) Mennonite2.3
140) Mennonite Church4.6
145) Methodist1.1
146) African Methodist Episcopal Church1.1
150) Free Methodist Church of North America4.6
155) United Methodist Church9313.4
156) Metropolitan Community Churches1.1
175) Eastern Orthodox3.4
182) Russian Orthodox Church1.1
183) Serbian Eastern Orthodox1.1
185) Pentecostal1.1
186) Assemblies of God162.3
188) Independent Assemblies of God3.4
197) Presbyterian00
201) Evangelical Presbyterian00
203) Presbyterian Church in America1.1
204) Presbyterian Church USA9013
207) Christian Reformed Church in North America1.1
211) Reformed Church in America81.2
213) Roman Catholic Church507.2
223) Unitarian Universalist Association213
224) United Church of Christ365.2
226) Unity School of Christianity1.1
228) Wesleyan Church1.1
245) Vineyard1.1
250) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship00
251) National Association of Congregational Christian Churches3.4
272) Non-denominational evangelical5.7
285) Calvary Ministries International1.1
290) American Missionary Fellowship1.1
291) Advent Christian General Conference1.1
293) Centers for Spiritual Living1.1
294) Calvary Chapel1.1
301) Byzantine Melkite Catholic1.1
302) French Protestant Huguenot1.1
998) Non-denominational436.2
TOTAL694100.0
436) Congregation size (SIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL692188.93314.57
437) Congregation's denominational family (DENOMFAM)
TOTAL%
1) Catholic507.2
2) Mainline41159.4
3) Conservative21230.6
4) Other192.7
TOTAL692100.0
438) Leader weight (NWT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL11.289
439) Number of clergy filling regular/permanent positions (REGLEAD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.881.11
440) Number of clergy filling interim/temporary positions (TEMPLEAD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.721.20
441) Number full-time ordained paid staff (FTORDAIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6921.050.99
442) Number part-time ordained paid staff (PTORDAIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.280.61
443) Number full-time lay paid staff (FTLAY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.432.25
444) Number part-time lay paid staff (PTLAY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.441.12
445) Number full-time other paid staff (FTOTHER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6920.943.26
446) Number part-time other paid staff (PTOTHER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6922.262.55
447) In what year were you born? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Under 40 years old669.7
2) 40 to 49 years old14320.9
3) 50 to 59 years old26438.7
4) 60 years or older21030.7
Missing12 
TOTAL683100.0
448) What is the highest educational level you have completed apart from your theological education? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
6) Associate degree or less7611.1
7) Bachelor's degree from a university or college36853.7
8) Master's, Doctorate, or other graduate degree24135.2
Missing11 
TOTAL685100.0
449) Are you: (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male56482.3
2) Female12117.7
Missing12 
TOTAL685100.0
450) Congregation's denominational family (for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Catholic507.2
2) Mainline41159.4
3) Conservative21230.6
4) Other192.7
TOTAL692100.0
451) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative9214.5
2) Conservative19130.2
3) Right in the middle13721.6
4) Liberal14823.4
5) Very liberal6510.3
Missing46 
TOTAL633100.0