U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2008/2009, Church of God (Cleveland, TN) Leader Survey

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Congregation ID (CONGID)
2) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (If none, check here:) (q1a) (NODENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked84100.0
TOTAL84100.0
3) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (q1b1) (DENOM1)
TOTAL%
70) Cleveland Church of God84100.0
TOTAL84100.0
4) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (If you did not attend a congregation before age 12, check here:) (q2a) (NODEN12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7083.3
1) Checked1416.7
TOTAL84100.0
5) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (q2b1) (DEN12_1)
TOTAL%
15) Baptist44.8
25) General Association of Regular Baptist Church22.4
37) Southern Baptist11.2
64) Church of Christ Holiness11.2
66) Church of God1922.9
70) Cleveland Church of God2428.9
85) Congregation Holiness Church11.2
125) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod11.2
145) Methodist22.4
155) United Methodist Church11.2
158) Moravian11.2
185) Pentecostal22.4
186) Assemblies of God67.2
213) Roman Catholic Church22.4
292) Apostolic Assembly of the Faith in Christ Jesus11.2
998) Non-denominational11.2
999) None1416.9
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
6) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (q2b2) (DEN12_2)
TOTAL%
145) Methodist1100.0
Missing83 
TOTAL1100.0
7) What is your present denomination? (If none, check here:) (q2b3) (NOPRSDEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked84100.0
TOTAL84100.0
8) What is your present denomination? (q3b1) (DENOMPR)
TOTAL%
65) Church of Christ Scientist11.2
66) Church of God4351.2
70) Cleveland Church of God3541.7
185) Pentecostal44.8
287) Full Gospel Baptist11.2
TOTAL84100.0
9) Are you ordained? (q4) (ORDAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7994.0
2) No, but I'm working toward ordination (Skip to AGECALLED)44.8
3) No (Skip to OTOCC)11.2
TOTAL84100.0
10) If ordained, how old were you when you received full ordination as minister, pastor, priest, or rabbi? (q5) (AGEORD)
TOTAL%
19) 11.3
20) 11.3
21) 11.3
23) 11.3
24) 22.6
25) 11.3
26) 11.3
27) 45.2
28) 911.7
29) 33.9
30) 1722.1
31) 11.3
32) 22.6
33) 45.2
35) 67.8
36) 45.2
37) 33.9
39) 33.9
40) 45.2
42) 11.3
45) 11.3
46) 33.9
47) 11.3
49) 11.3
51) 11.3
55) 11.3
Missing7 
TOTAL77100.0
11) Overall, how many YEARS have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? (q6a) (YRSORD)
TOTAL%
0) 22.7
1) 11.3
2) 22.7
3) 11.3
4) 22.7
5) 34.0
6) 11.3
7) 45.3
8) 22.7
9) 45.3
10) 45.3
11) 22.7
12) 45.3
13) 34.0
14) 22.7
16) 11.3
18) 11.3
19) 34.0
20) 22.7
21) 22.7
22) 22.7
23) 11.3
24) 22.7
25) 45.3
26) 22.7
27) 11.3
29) 22.7
30) 22.7
31) 11.3
32) 45.3
33) 22.7
34) 11.3
35) 34.0
36) 11.3
39) 11.3
Missing9 
TOTAL75100.0
12) Overall, how many MONTHS have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? (q6b) (MNTHSORD)
TOTAL%
0) 817.8
1) 613.3
2) 12.2
3) 1022.2
4) 24.4
6) 36.7
7) 24.4
8) 511.1
9) 48.9
10) 48.9
Missing39 
TOTAL45100.0
13) In how many different positions, including your current one, have you served as a paid ordained minister? (q7) (NUMBPOS)
TOTAL%
0) 67.9
1) 2532.9
2) 1823.7
3) 1013.2
4) 45.3
5) 22.6
6) 45.3
7) 22.6
8) 22.6
9) 22.6
12) 11.3
Missing8 
TOTAL76100.0
14) At what age did you first seriously consider that you were called to become an ordained minister, pastor, or priest? (q8) (AGECALLD)
TOTAL%
8) 11.2
9) 11.2
12) 22.4
13) 22.4
15) 67.3
16) 1113.4
17) 911.0
18) 78.5
19) 67.3
20) 67.3
22) 33.7
23) 22.4
24) 56.1
25) 56.1
27) 33.7
28) 22.4
29) 11.2
30) 44.9
31) 11.2
32) 22.4
35) 11.2
36) 11.2
37) 11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
15) Did you work full-time at one or more other occupations before entering the ministry? (q9) (OTHOCC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7690.5
2) No (Skip to LFTJNPAR)89.5
TOTAL84100.0
16) If yes, for how long? (Years) (q10a) (OCCYEAR)
TOTAL%
0) 1011.9
1) 22.4
2) 44.8
3) 44.8
4) 33.6
5) 44.8
6) 33.6
7) 11.2
8) 33.6
9) 67.1
10) 44.8
11) 22.4
12) 11.2
13) 33.6
14) 22.4
15) 33.6
16) 22.4
17) 11.2
18) 22.4
19) 11.2
20) 44.8
21) 22.4
22) 44.8
23) 11.2
25) 44.8
27) 11.2
28) 11.2
30) 22.4
31) 11.2
33) 11.2
34) 11.2
36) 11.2
TOTAL84100.0
17) If yes, for how long? (Months) (q10b) (OCCMONTH)
TOTAL%
0) 6678.6
2) 11.2
3) 33.6
4) 22.4
5) 22.4
6) 89.5
9) 22.4
TOTAL84100.0
18) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (q11a) (LASTOCC)
TOTAL%
2) Other religious professionals11.3
5) Teachers and professors56.6
6) All other professionals1418.4
7) Managers and administrators1925.0
9) Craftsman and related workers810.5
10) Operatives-factory1114.5
11) Transport-laborers810.5
12) Farmers22.6
13) Service workers56.6
16) Armed services-police-fireman22.6
17) Student11.3
Missing8 
TOTAL76100.0
19) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (LASTOCC2)
TOTAL%
7) Managers and administrators2100.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
20) In your final year in that job, what was your approximate annual cash salary? (q12) (OCCSALRY)
TOTAL%
1700) 11.4
1921) 11.4
5500) 11.4
6531) 11.4
8320) 11.4
10000) 11.4
12000) 34.3
12500) 11.4
13000) 22.9
14000) 11.4
15000) 34.3
16640) 11.4
18000) 22.9
19000) 11.4
19240) 11.4
20000) 11.4
21000) 11.4
22000) 11.4
22880) 11.4
25000) 11.4
26000) 34.3
27000) 11.4
28000) 22.9
30000) 34.3
31000) 22.9
32000) 22.9
33000) 11.4
35000) 22.9
35700) 11.4
36000) 22.9
37000) 11.4
40000) 34.3
44000) 11.4
45000) 34.3
48000) 11.4
50000) 45.7
52000) 22.9
60000) 45.7
62000) 22.9
65000) 11.4
100000) 11.4
105000) 11.4
145000) 11.4
Missing14 
TOTAL70100.0
21) What year was that? (q13) (OCCFNLYR)
TOTAL%
1968) 11.4
1969) 11.4
1971) 11.4
1973) 11.4
1975) 45.4
1977) 11.4
1978) 11.4
1979) 22.7
1981) 11.4
1982) 11.4
1983) 22.7
1986) 22.7
1987) 22.7
1989) 11.4
1990) 22.7
1991) 11.4
1992) 22.7
1993) 11.4
1994) 34.1
1995) 11.4
1996) 45.4
1997) 34.1
1998) 34.1
1999) 11.4
2000) 22.7
2001) 11.4
2002) 34.1
2003) 56.8
2004) 34.1
2005) 56.8
2006) 11.4
2007) 22.7
2008) 79.5
2009) 34.1
Missing10 
TOTAL74100.0
22) 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 (q14a) (LFTJNPAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7791.7
1) Checked78.3
TOTAL84100.0
23) 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 a secular position (q14b) (LFTJSEC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7386.9
1) Checked1113.1
TOTAL84100.0
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? No (q14c) (LFTJNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1821.4
1) Checked6678.6
TOTAL84100.0
25) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Number of years (q15a) (YRSAWAY)
TOTAL%
0) 7488.1
1) 33.6
2) 22.4
3) 11.2
4) 11.2
5) 11.2
6) 11.2
8) 11.2
TOTAL84100.0
26) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Number of months (q15b) (MNTHAWAY)
TOTAL%
0) 7892.9
2) 22.4
6) 44.8
TOTAL84100.0
27) What is the highest level of theological training you have obtained? (q16) (THEOTRNG)
TOTAL%
1) None (Skip to ARRENSEM)67.5
2) Certificate from denominational training program, Bible college, or seminary4252.5
3) Bible college degree1721.3
4) Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or Bachelor of Divinity45.0
5) M.A., S.T.M., Th.M., or other master's degree11.3
6) Doctor of Ministry degree67.5
7) Ph.D. or Th.D.33.8
8) Other11.3
Missing4 
TOTAL80100.0
28) When did you receive your first theological degree? (q17) (YRDEGREE)
TOTAL%
1968) 11.8
1970) 11.8
1971) 11.8
1975) 11.8
1976) 11.8
1977) 23.6
1978) 11.8
1979) 23.6
1980) 11.8
1981) 11.8
1982) 23.6
1983) 35.5
1984) 11.8
1985) 23.6
1986) 11.8
1987) 23.6
1988) 11.8
1990) 11.8
1991) 11.8
1992) 11.8
1993) 35.5
1994) 11.8
1996) 35.5
1997) 23.6
1998) 23.6
1999) 11.8
2000) 35.5
2001) 11.8
2002) 23.6
2003) 11.8
2004) 47.3
2005) 59.1
Missing29 
TOTAL55100.0
29) Are you currently attending a seminary or theological school? (q18) (ATTENSEM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes78.8
2) No7391.3
Missing4 
TOTAL80100.0
30) If currently attending seminary or theological school, what degree are you seeking? (q18a) (DEGSEEK)
TOTAL%
2) Certificate116.7
4) Master of Divinity (M. Div.) or Bachelor of Divinity116.7
5) M.A.., S.T.M., Th.M., or other Master's degree233.3
8) Other233.3
Missing78 
TOTAL6100.0
31) Are you the congregation's principal leader? (q19) (LEADER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes83100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
32) Were you a member or regular participant in this congregation before becoming the congregation's leader? (q20) (MEMBCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, immediately before becoming the leader1517.9
2) Yes, but I was a member or participant in the past78.3
3) No6273.8
TOTAL84100.0
33) In general, do people who serve in the position you currently hold have to be ordained? (q21) (NEEDORD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3845.2
2) No4654.8
TOTAL84100.0
34) How would you describe your current position? (q22) (CURRPOS)
TOTAL%
1) Senior pastor, priest, or minister6678.6
2) Solo pastor, priest, or minister1720.2
6) Lay minister or pastoral leader11.2
TOTAL84100.0
35) In what year did you become the pastor of this congregation? (q23) (YRPASTOR)
TOTAL%
1970) 11.2
1972) 11.2
1978) 11.2
1979) 11.2
1983) 11.2
1986) 11.2
1989) 22.4
1990) 22.4
1991) 11.2
1992) 22.4
1993) 33.6
1994) 44.8
1995) 22.4
1996) 22.4
1997) 44.8
1998) 11.2
2000) 33.6
2001) 44.8
2002) 44.8
2003) 22.4
2004) 1012.0
2005) 89.6
2006) 910.8
2007) 56.0
2008) 910.8
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
36) 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 (q24a) (LEADPERM)
TOTAL%
0) 033.7
1) 12429.6
2) 22024.7
3) 32024.7
4) 467.4
5) 556.2
7) 722.5
99) Checked11.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
37) 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 (q24b) (LEADTEMP)
TOTAL%
0) 1047.6
1) 628.6
2) 29.5
3) 29.5
4) 14.8
Missing63 
TOTAL21100.0
38) Do you currently pastor another congregation? (q25) (MULTCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22.4
2) No8297.6
TOTAL84100.0
39) If yes, how many? (q25a) (NUMBCONG)
TOTAL%
2) 150.0
3) 150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
40) Do you currently work at any other job other than as pastor of this congregation (and other related congregations)? (q26) (OTHJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2631.0
2) No5869.0
TOTAL84100.0
41) If yes, what is your other job or occupation? (q26a1) (OTHJOB1)
TOTAL%
2) Other religious professional28.0
5) Teachers and professors312.0
6) All other professionals416.0
7) Managers and administrators624.0
9) Craftsman and related workers416.0
10) Operatives- factory14.0
11) Transport-laborers14.0
13) Service workers416.0
Missing59 
TOTAL25100.0
42) If yes, what is your other job or occupation? (q26a2 (OTHJOB2)
TOTAL%
7) Managers and administrators1100.0
Missing83 
TOTAL1100.0
43) Average hours per week (at other job)(q26b) (OTHJBHRS)
TOTAL%
1) 14.3
4) 14.3
6) 14.3
10) 14.3
20) 28.7
32) 14.3
40) 1043.5
41) 14.3
45) 14.3
50) 313.0
55) 14.3
Missing61 
TOTAL23100.0
44) 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. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Number of ordained professionals: Full-time (q27a1) (ORDFULL)
TOTAL%
0) 1417.7
1) 5873.4
2) 56.3
4) 11.3
8) 11.3
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
45) 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. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Number of ordained professionals: Part-time(q27a2) (ORDPART)
TOTAL%
0) 2365.7
1) 1028.6
2) 25.7
Missing49 
TOTAL35100.0
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. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Number of non-ordained pastoral leaders or lay ministers: Full-time (q27b1) (LAYFULL)
TOTAL%
0) 3975.0
1) 917.3
2) 47.7
Missing32 
TOTAL52100.0
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. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Number of non-ordained pastoral leaders or lay ministers: Part-time (q27b2) (LAYPART)
TOTAL%
0) 2865.1
1) 818.6
2) 511.6
3) 24.7
Missing41 
TOTAL43100.0
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. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Number of other paid employees: Full-time (q27c1) (OTHFULL)
TOTAL%
0) 4078.4
1) 815.7
2) 23.9
4) 12.0
Missing33 
TOTAL51100.0
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. Enter 0 (zero) for any category with none. Number of other paid employees: Part-time (q27c2) (OTHPART)
TOTAL%
0) 2647.3
1) 1120.0
2) 1120.0
3) 35.5
4) 35.5
5) 11.8
Missing29 
TOTAL55100.0
50) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Loaned money to someone outside your family (q28a) (LOANED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5261.9
1) Checked3238.1
TOTAL84100.0
51) 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 (q28b) (CAREDSCK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5161.4
1) Checked3238.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
52) 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 (q28c) (HELPFND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3238.6
1) Checked5161.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
53) 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 (q28d) (GIVEFOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1518.1
1) Checked6881.9
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
54) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Voted in the 2008 presidential election (q28e) (VOTEPRES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33.6
1) Checked8096.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
55) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Donated money to a charitable organization (other than this congregation) (q28f) (CHARITAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1214.5
1) Checked7185.5
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
56) 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 (q28g) (WORKSOLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3541.7
1) Checked4958.3
TOTAL84100.0
57) 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 (q28h) (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4756.0
1) Checked3744.0
TOTAL84100.0
58) 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 (q28i) (CONTPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7690.5
1) Checked89.5
TOTAL84100.0
59) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Went on a mission or service trip (q28j) (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5767.9
1) Checked2732.1
TOTAL84100.0
60) 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) (q29a) (HRSPRCH)
TOTAL%
1) 11.2
3) 33.6
4) 22.4
5) 78.3
5.5) 11.2
6) 44.8
7) 22.4
8) 78.3
9) 11.2
10) 78.3
11) 11.2
12) 1011.9
13.5) 11.2
14) 33.6
15) 56.0
16) 33.6
18) 11.2
20) 1416.7
23) 11.2
25) 44.8
30) 22.4
31) 11.2
35) 11.2
40) 11.2
96) 11.2
TOTAL84100.0
61) 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 (q29b) (HRSFAITH)
TOTAL%
1) 911.4
2) 2227.8
3) 1215.2
4) 1519.0
4.5) 22.5
5) 810.1
6) 45.1
7) 11.3
8) 22.5
10) 33.8
12) 11.3
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
62) 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 (q29c) (HRSTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) 1115.9
1) 913.0
1.5) 11.4
2) 2231.9
2.5) 11.4
3) 811.6
4) 1014.5
5) 45.8
6) 11.4
12) 11.4
15) 11.4
Missing15 
TOTAL69100.0
63) 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 (q29d) (HRSCOUNS)
TOTAL%
0) 45.1
.5) 22.6
1) 1316.7
2) 2025.6
3) 1012.8
4) 810.3
4.5) 11.3
5) 56.4
6) 33.8
7) 22.6
8) 11.3
8.5) 11.3
10) 45.1
11) 11.3
12) 22.6
20) 11.3
Missing6 
TOTAL78100.0
64) 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 (q29e) (HRSVISIT)
TOTAL%
0) 22.5
.5) 11.3
.75) 11.3
1) 33.8
2) 1012.7
3) 810.1
4) 1113.9
4.5) 11.3
5) 911.4
6) 810.1
8) 45.1
10) 78.9
12) 11.3
14) 11.3
15) 45.1
16) 22.5
18) 11.3
20) 33.8
25) 22.5
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
65) 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 (q29f) (HRSCONV)
TOTAL%
0) 45.4
.5) 22.7
1) 1723.0
2) 1520.3
2.5) 11.4
3) 79.5
4) 912.2
4.5) 11.4
5) 912.2
6) 11.4
7) 22.7
8) 22.7
10) 11.4
18) 11.4
25) 11.4
30) 11.4
Missing10 
TOTAL74100.0
66) 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 meeting (q29g) (HRSADMIN)
TOTAL%
0) 33.7
1) 911.1
1.5) 11.2
2) 1316.0
3) 67.4
3.5) 11.2
4) 1214.8
4.5) 11.2
5) 56.2
6) 44.9
8) 33.7
9) 11.2
10) 67.4
12) 11.2
13) 11.2
15) 11.2
20) 56.2
25) 33.7
30) 33.7
38) 11.2
60) 11.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
67) 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 (q29h) (HRSDENOM)
TOTAL%
0) 912.7
.75) 11.4
1) 2433.8
2) 1926.8
3) 68.5
4) 11.4
5) 68.5
6) 22.8
8) 11.4
15) 11.4
20) 11.4
Missing13 
TOTAL71100.0
68) 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 (q29i) (HRSCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) 2033.3
.25) 11.7
.75) 11.7
1) 1118.3
2) 1423.3
3) 46.7
4) 11.7
5) 23.3
6) 11.7
8) 23.3
12) 11.7
15) 23.3
Missing24 
TOTAL60100.0
69) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Youth ministry (q29j) (HRSYOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) 1526.8
.25) 11.8
1) 1730.4
1.5) 11.8
2) 1323.2
2.5) 11.8
3) 23.6
4) 35.4
5) 23.6
15) 11.8
Missing28 
TOTAL56100.0
70) In a typical week approximately how many hours do you spend in work related to your employment in this congregation? (q30) (HRSWK)
TOTAL%
1.25) 11.2
2) 11.2
3) 11.2
4) 11.2
6) 11.2
8) 11.2
10) 11.2
12) 22.4
15) 11.2
18) 22.4
20) 44.8
22) 11.2
24) 11.2
26) 11.2
30) 910.8
36) 11.2
38) 11.2
40) 1113.3
41) 33.6
43) 11.2
45) 33.6
50) 1416.9
51) 11.2
52) 11.2
55) 33.6
60) 1012.0
61) 11.2
65) 11.2
70) 11.2
71) 11.2
95) 11.2
120) 11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
71) In your preaching, do you use the scripture texts from a prescribed lectionary? (q31) (TEXTS)
TOTAL%
1) Always22.4
2) Most of the time44.8
3) Occasionally2024.1
4) Never5768.7
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
72) In the past two years, how many people from this congregation have you personally encouraged to consider becoming a pastor, minister, or priest? (q32) (ENCOURG)
TOTAL%
0) 2024.1
1) 1619.3
2) 2428.9
3) 89.6
4) 22.4
5) 56.0
6) 44.8
8) 11.2
15) 11.2
40) 11.2
50) 11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
73) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Prayer, meditation, Bible reading, and other spiritual disciplines (Hours) (q33b) (TIMEPRAY)
TOTAL%
.75) 11.3
1) 11.3
2) 56.3
3) 56.3
3.5) 11.3
4) 22.5
5) 78.8
6) 45.0
7) 810.0
8) 45.0
10) 1113.8
11) 11.3
12) 78.8
13) 11.3
14) 56.3
15) 56.3
18) 11.3
20) 56.3
21) 33.8
25) 22.5
38) 11.3
Missing4 
TOTAL80100.0
74) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Reading (other than for specific sermons or teaching) (Hours) (q33a) (TIMEREAD)
TOTAL%
0) 67.6
.5) 11.3
1) 78.9
2) 2329.1
3) 67.6
4) 810.1
5) 810.1
6) 67.6
7) 56.3
8) 11.3
10) 22.5
14) 22.5
16) 11.3
18) 11.3
20) 11.3
28) 11.3
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
75) 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) (q33c) (TIMEWEB)
TOTAL%
0) 1417.5
.5) 33.8
.75) 11.3
1) 1518.8
2) 1822.5
3) 11.3
3.5) 11.3
4) 45.0
5) 56.3
6) 56.3
7) 45.0
8) 22.5
10) 45.0
12) 22.5
20) 11.3
Missing4 
TOTAL80100.0
76) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Email and text messaging (Hours) (q33d) (TIMEEML)
TOTAL%
0) 1114.7
.5) 56.7
1) 2533.3
1.25) 11.3
2) 1621.3
3) 68.0
3.5) 11.3
4) 22.7
5) 45.3
6) 11.3
10) 34.0
Missing9 
TOTAL75100.0
77) 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) (q33e) (TIMEFAM)
TOTAL%
0) 33.8
3) 33.8
3.5) 11.3
4) 33.8
5) 45.1
6) 45.1
6.5) 11.3
7) 45.1
8) 78.9
10) 1620.3
11) 11.3
12) 11.3
14) 33.8
15) 22.5
16) 11.3
17.5) 11.3
18) 33.8
20) 911.4
21) 22.5
22) 11.3
25) 45.1
28) 11.3
30) 22.5
40) 22.5
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
78) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Physical exercise for your health (Hours) (q33f) (TIMEEXER)
TOTAL%
0) 1925.7
1) 1317.6
1.5) 11.4
2) 1013.5
3) 45.4
4) 45.4
5) 79.5
6) 79.5
7) 45.4
10) 56.8
Missing10 
TOTAL74100.0
79) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Recreation and hobbies (Hours) (q33g) (TIMERECR)
TOTAL%
0) 3245.7
1) 811.4
2) 1217.1
3) 57.1
3.5) 11.4
4) 45.7
5) 34.3
8) 22.9
10) 22.9
12) 11.4
Missing14 
TOTAL70100.0
80) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Watching television (including news, sports, movies, and shows)(q33h) (TIMETV)
TOTAL%
0) 33.8
1) 22.5
2) 1417.7
2.5) 11.3
3) 56.3
3.5) 22.5
4) 810.1
5) 67.6
6) 22.5
7) 67.6
8) 45.1
9) 11.3
10) 1012.7
12) 33.8
14) 78.9
15) 22.5
17) 11.3
20) 11.3
25) 11.3
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
81) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Socializing or eating out with friends (Hours) (q33i) (TIMESOC)
TOTAL%
0) 1417.9
1) 56.4
2) 2025.6
3) 1114.1
4) 911.5
5) 79.0
6) 33.8
7) 22.6
8) 22.6
10) 33.8
12) 11.3
20) 11.3
Missing6 
TOTAL78100.0
82) 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? (q34) (SALARY)
TOTAL%
0) 1113.4
600) 11.2
4000) 11.2
4800) 11.2
5400) 11.2
6000) 22.4
7800) 11.2
10000) 11.2
13500) 11.2
14000) 11.2
15600) 11.2
16000) 22.4
19000) 11.2
20000) 22.4
21000) 11.2
23000) 11.2
25000) 22.4
28800) 11.2
30000) 44.9
30220) 11.2
31200) 11.2
31542) 11.2
32000) 11.2
33000) 22.4
35000) 11.2
36400) 33.7
37000) 11.2
37500) 11.2
39000) 11.2
40000) 33.7
42000) 22.4
42640) 11.2
43000) 22.4
43566) 11.2
45000) 44.9
46000) 11.2
46800) 11.2
49660) 11.2
50000) 22.4
51577) 11.2
52000) 33.7
54000) 11.2
55000) 22.4
57324) 11.2
60000) 33.7
68000) 11.2
75000) 11.2
80000) 11.2
85000) 11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
83) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (If no educational debt, check here:) (q35a) (EDDEBTNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1720.2
1) Checked6779.8
TOTAL84100.0
84) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (q35b) (EDDEBT)
TOTAL%
0) 1878.3
20) 14.3
150) 14.3
223) 14.3
280) 14.3
500) 14.3
Missing61 
TOTAL23100.0
85) Are you furnished with a parsonage, manse, or rectory (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (q36) (HOUSING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3137.8
2) No5162.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
86) 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) (q36a) (RENTVAL)
TOTAL%
4200) 13.7
4500) 13.7
4800) 27.4
6000) 725.9
7200) 311.1
7500) 27.4
8000) 13.7
8340) 13.7
8400) 27.4
10000) 13.7
10200) 13.7
12000) 13.7
14400) 13.7
30000) 13.7
50000) 13.7
160000) 13.7
Missing57 
TOTAL27100.0
87) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (q37) (HOUSALLW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4453.0
2) No3947.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
88) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? Amount of housing allowance (Annual basis) (q37a) (AMOUNT)
TOTAL%
0) 12.4
322) 12.4
750) 12.4
800) 12.4
1200) 12.4
2400) 12.4
4200) 12.4
4500) 12.4
6000) 12.4
6600) 12.4
7200) 37.1
8000) 12.4
9000) 12.4
9600) 12.4
10000) 24.8
10800) 12.4
11500) 12.4
12000) 24.8
13000) 12.4
14300) 12.4
14400) 24.8
14500) 12.4
16800) 12.4
18000) 12.4
19000) 12.4
19200) 12.4
20000) 37.1
22000) 12.4
24000) 24.8
25000) 12.4
37440) 12.4
40000) 12.4
42000) 12.4
42300) 12.4
Missing42 
TOTAL42100.0
89) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my congregation or denomination (q38a) (HCARECON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5059.5
1) Checked3440.5
TOTAL84100.0
90) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my spouse's employer (q38b) (HCARESP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6982.1
1) Checked1517.9
TOTAL84100.0
91) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my other employment (q38c) (HCAREEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
92) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from another source (q38d) (HCAREOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7589.3
1) Checked910.7
TOTAL84100.0
93) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, but I pay the health care premium myself (q38e) (HCAREPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7690.5
1) Checked89.5
TOTAL84100.0
94) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, I don't have health care benefits (q38f) (HCARENO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7285.7
1) Checked1214.3
TOTAL84100.0
95) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (q39a) (SPCHCCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5565.5
1) Checked2934.5
TOTAL84100.0
96) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through his or her employer (q39b) (SPCHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6273.8
1) Checked2226.2
TOTAL84100.0
97) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (q39c) (SPHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7791.7
1) Checked78.3
TOTAL84100.0
98) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (q39d) (SPHCOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
99) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (q39e) (SPHCHPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7690.5
1) Checked89.5
TOTAL84100.0
100) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, s/he doesn't have health care benefits (q39f) (SPHCNCAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
101) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No spouse (q39g) (SPHCNNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8196.4
1) Checked33.6
TOTAL84100.0
102) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (q40a) (CHCARCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7184.5
1) Checked1315.5
TOTAL84100.0
103) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my spouse's employer (q40b) (CHCARSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
104) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (q40c) (CHCAREMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7892.9
1) Checked67.1
TOTAL84100.0
105) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (q40d) (CHCAROTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7589.3
1) Checked910.7
TOTAL84100.0
106) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (q40e) (CHCARPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8095.2
1) Checked44.8
TOTAL84100.0
107) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, they don't have health care benefits (q40f) (CHCARNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
108) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No children at home (q40g) (CHCARNOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5059.5
1) Checked3440.5
TOTAL84100.0
109) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? (q41) (PENSION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3946.4
2) No4250.0
3) Not sure33.6
TOTAL84100.0
110) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? What percent of your annual salary? (q41a)D (PENAMT)
TOTAL%
2) 12.7
3) 25.4
4) 25.4
5) 2875.7
8) 25.4
11) 12.7
39.1) 12.7
Missing47 
TOTAL37100.0
111) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Spouse's salary (q42a) (INCSPSAL)
TOTAL%
0) 2233.8
1000) 11.5
1500) 11.5
2500) 23.1
4500) 11.5
5000) 23.1
5200) 11.5
6000) 11.5
7000) 11.5
7200) 11.5
10000) 11.5
11000) 11.5
12000) 11.5
15000) 11.5
16000) 11.5
18000) 11.5
19000) 11.5
20000) 23.1
22000) 23.1
22500) 11.5
24864) 11.5
25000) 34.6
26000) 11.5
27500) 11.5
28000) 23.1
30000) 57.7
32000) 11.5
33600) 11.5
40000) 23.1
50000) 11.5
52000) 11.5
85000) 11.5
Missing19 
TOTAL65100.0
112) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Your other employment (q42b) (INCOTHEM)
TOTAL%
0) 02042.6
1200) 120012.1
2000) 200024.3
5000) 500024.3
5200) 520012.1
10000) 1000012.1
12000) 1200012.1
14500) 1450012.1
15000) 1500012.1
19000) 1900024.3
23000) 2300012.1
25000) 2500012.1
27000) 2700012.1
30000) 3000012.1
33000) 3300012.1
40000) 4000036.4
45000) 4500024.3
51000) 5100012.1
52000) 5200012.1
55000) 5500012.1
63000) 6300012.1
999999) Lost money12.1
Missing37 
TOTAL47100.0
113) 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.) (q42c) (INCOTH)
TOTAL%
0) 2362.2
200) 12.7
216) 12.7
700) 12.7
2000) 12.7
2400) 12.7
2800) 12.7
3000) 12.7
7800) 12.7
10000) 12.7
24000) 12.7
25000) 25.4
40000) 12.7
50000) 12.7
Missing47 
TOTAL37100.0
114) Over the past few years, has your financial situation been getting better, worse, or has it stayed the same? (q43) (FINANC)
TOTAL%
1) Better3339.3
2) Worse1821.4
3) Stayed the same3136.9
4) Not sure22.4
TOTAL84100.0
115) How often during the past year did you take part in some form of continuing theological education lasting at least a full day? (q44) (CONTTHED)
TOTAL%
1) Never1821.4
2) Once or twice4250.0
3) Three to five times1619.0
4) More than five times89.5
TOTAL84100.0
116) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? (q45) (SABBATLV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1214.3
2) No7285.7
TOTAL84100.0
117) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? How long was your sabbatical leave? (days) (q45a) (SABBLONG)
TOTAL%
7) 110.0
10) 110.0
14) 220.0
28) 110.0
30) 110.0
45) 110.0
90) 110.0
364) 110.0
700) 110.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
118) Do you regularly take a day off each week? (q46) (DAYOFF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4553.6
2) No3946.4
TOTAL84100.0
119) Do you regularly take a day off each week? Which day? (q46a) (DAYOFFW1)
TOTAL%
2) Monday2965.9
3) Tuesday24.5
5) Thursday24.5
6) Friday613.6
7) Saturday36.8
9) Varies24.5
Missing40 
TOTAL44100.0
120) Do you regularly take a day off each week? Which day? (q46b) (DAYOFFW2)
TOTAL%
5) Thursday133.3
6) Friday133.3
9) Varies133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
121) Over the past two years, has there been any conflict in this congregation? (Check only one.) (q47) (CONFLICT)
TOTAL%
1) No conflict that I'm aware of (Skip to SMGROUP)2833.3
2) Some minor conflict4654.8
3) Major conflict11.2
4) Major conflict with leaders or people leaving910.7
TOTAL84100.0
122) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Finances (q48a) (CNFLFIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7589.3
1) Checked910.7
TOTAL84100.0
123) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in worship style (q48b) (CNFLWORS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7589.3
1) Checked910.7
TOTAL84100.0
124) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in music style (q48c) (CNFLMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7184.5
1) Checked1315.5
TOTAL84100.0
125) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in other programs of the congregation (q48d) (CNFLPRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
126) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Doctrines (q48e) (CNFLDCTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
127) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral leadership style (q48f) (CNFLPAST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7184.5
1) Checked1315.5
TOTAL84100.0
128) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Lay leadership style (q48g) (CNFLLAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8196.4
1) Checked33.6
TOTAL84100.0
129) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between staff and/or clergy (q48h) (CNFLSTFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7994.0
1) Checked56.0
TOTAL84100.0
130) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Sexual misconduct (q48i) (CNFLSEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8196.4
1) Checked33.6
TOTAL84100.0
131) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues regarding homosexuality (q48j) (CNFLHOMO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8398.8
1) Checked11.2
TOTAL84100.0
132) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Racial or ethnic issues (q48k) (CNFLRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked84100.0
TOTAL84100.0
133) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Women in leadership positions in this congregation (q48l) (CNFLWOMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8095.2
1) Checked44.8
TOTAL84100.0
134) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues about a new building or renovation of an existing building (q48m) (CNFLBLDG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
135) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Other (q48n) (CNFLOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7690.5
1) Checked89.5
TOTAL84100.0
136) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in pastoral/staff/leadership (q48o) (CNFLPSTL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7994.0
1) Checked56.0
TOTAL84100.0
137) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between pastor/staff and members/attendees (q48p) (CNFLPMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked84100.0
TOTAL84100.0
138) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between members/attendees (q48q) (CNFLMEMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
139) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) General personality conflicts/interpersonal problems (q48r) (CNFLPERS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
140) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Held congregational meeting(s) to discuss the issue (q49a) (CONMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7184.5
1) Checked1315.5
TOTAL84100.0
141) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Appointed a special task force or committee to work through the issue (q49b) (CONTASKF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
142) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) A denominational official or committee met with congregational leaders (q49c) (CONOFFCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7994.0
1) Checked56.0
TOTAL84100.0
143) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Worked with a specialized consultant who helps congregations in conflict (q49d) (CONCONSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
144) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Used conflict resolution program or resources (q49e) (CONRESOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8095.2
1) Checked44.8
TOTAL84100.0
145) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) No special approach was used other than how the congregation typically makes decisions (q49f) (CONNOSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6779.8
1) Checked1720.2
TOTAL84100.0
146) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Other (q49g) (CONOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7994.0
1) Checked56.0
TOTAL84100.0
147) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastor(s) took care of the conflict (q49h) (CONPASTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7994.0
1) Checked56.0
TOTAL84100.0
148) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) General discussion/conversation/mediation/communication (individually or in groups) (q49i) (CONDISCV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7994.0
1) Checked56.0
TOTAL84100.0
149) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Spiritual/biblical tactics (q49j) (CONBIBL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
150) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral/staff/lay leader change (q49k) (CONLDRCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked84100.0
TOTAL84100.0
151) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Existing group in congregation dealt with issue (q49l) (CONEXGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8398.8
1) Checked11.2
TOTAL84100.0
152) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) People left the congregation (q49m) (CONPPLFT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
153) Have you met regularly with other ministers or pastoral leaders in a small group for continuing education and support in the past five years? (q50) (SMGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6375.0
2) No (skip to GRPBELNG)2125.0
TOTAL84100.0
154) 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. (q51a) (GRPDSCR1)
TOTAL%
1) Ecumenical46.7
3) Area ministers1016.7
4) Support-mentoring, often over meals35.0
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy711.7
7) Study groups23.3
8) Spiritual formation groups2236.7
10) Specialized focus11.7
11) Therapeutic or counseling group11.7
14) Other11.7
15) Minister or colleague group not otherwise specified915.0
Missing24 
TOTAL60100.0
155) 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. (q51b) (GRPDSCR2)
TOTAL%
1) Ecumenical13.6
3) Area ministers' group27.1
4) Support-mentoring, often over meals27.1
6) Judicatory or denominational clergy517.9
8) Spiritual formation groups13.6
10) Specialized focus13.6
13) SPE groups1657.1
Missing56 
TOTAL28100.0
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. (q51c) (GRPDSCR3)
TOTAL%
6) Judicatory or denominational clergy1789.5
13) SPE groups210.5
Missing65 
TOTAL19100.0
157) How long have you participated in that group? Years (q52a) (GRPYRS)
TOTAL%
0) 3541.7
1) 1011.9
2) 1315.5
3) 89.5
4) 89.5
5) 33.6
7) 22.4
14) 11.2
15) 22.4
20) 11.2
30) 11.2
TOTAL84100.0
158) How long have you participated in that group? Months (q52b) (GRPMNTHS)
TOTAL%
0) 5666.7
2) 11.2
3) 44.8
4) 33.6
5) 33.6
6) 89.5
7) 11.2
8) 56.0
10) 22.4
11) 11.2
TOTAL84100.0
159) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Times per year (q53a) (GRPTIMES)
TOTAL%
1) 34.9
2) 46.6
3) 11.6
4) 813.1
5) 11.6
6) 23.3
7) 11.6
8) 34.9
9) 813.1
10) 46.6
12) 2032.8
13) 11.6
18) 11.6
30) 11.6
50) 11.6
52) 23.3
Missing23 
TOTAL61100.0
160) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Hours per meeting (q53b) (GRPDURAT)
TOTAL%
1) 35.2
1.5) 610.3
2) 1932.8
2.5) 23.4
3) 1322.4
4) 915.5
5) 11.7
6) 35.2
8) 11.7
9) 11.7
Missing26 
TOTAL58100.0
161) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide who belongs (q54a) (GRPBELNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7488.1
1) Checked1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
162) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide what group does (q54b) (GRPDOES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5869.0
1) Checked2631.0
TOTAL84100.0
163) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) A sponsoring organization (such as judicatory, diocese, or seminary) provides curriculum (q54c) (GRPSPONS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6577.4
1) Checked1922.6
TOTAL84100.0
164) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different races or ethnicities (q54d) (GRPRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5464.3
1) Checked3035.7
TOTAL84100.0
165) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different denominations or faith traditions (q54e) (GRPINCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6881.0
1) Checked1619.0
TOTAL84100.0
166) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group has a trained leader or facilitator (q54f) (GRPLEADR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4654.8
1) Checked3845.2
TOTAL84100.0
167) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) My congregation contributes to the cost of participation in the group (q54g) (GRPCOST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6779.8
1) Checked1720.2
TOTAL84100.0
168) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing personal concerns or struggles (q54h) (GRPCONC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5160.7
1) Checked3339.3
TOTAL84100.0
169) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is engaging in biblical or theological reflection (q54i) (GRPBIBLE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6779.8
1) Checked1720.2
TOTAL84100.0
170) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing ideas and resources for effective ministry (q54j) (GRPSHRNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3946.4
1) Checked4553.6
TOTAL84100.0
171) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Those I minister to have been positively affected by my participation (q54k) (GRPPOSIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4452.4
1) Checked4047.6
TOTAL84100.0
172) How important would you say that this congregation's denomination is for the way that it organizes its programs or ministries? (q55) (DENOMIMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance3642.9
2) Somewhat important3339.3
3) Somewhat unimportant56.0
4) Of little importance1011.9
TOTAL84100.0
173) Choose one: (q56) (LEADSTYL)
TOTAL%
1) I make most of the decisions here; lay members generally follow my lead.2226.2
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.5767.9
3) Lay leaders come up with most of the initiatives in the congregation, although I try to exert a strong influence on their decisions.33.6
4) Lay leaders make most of the decisions about the congregation's directions and programs; my role is to empower them to implement their decisions22.4
TOTAL84100.0
174) Of the following, which one best describes your opinion of the future directions of this congregation? (q57) (FUTDIREC)
TOTAL%
1) We need to get back to the way we did things in the past33.6
2) We are faithfully maintaining past directions44.8
3) We are currently deciding on new directions1922.9
4) We are currently moving in new directions4959.0
5) We need to rethink where we are heading67.2
6) Our future is very unclear or doubtful22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
175) In general, would you say your health is . . . (q58) (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent1315.5
2) Very good3238.1
3) Good2529.8
4) Fair1214.3
5) Poor22.4
TOTAL84100.0
176) During the past four weeks, how much did pain interfere with your normal activities (including both work outside the home and housework)? (q59) (PAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all3238.1
2) A little bit3744.0
3) Moderately1214.3
4) Quite a bit33.6
TOTAL84100.0
177) 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)? (q60) (HLTHPROB)
TOTAL%
2) Most of the time33.7
3) Some of the time1518.3
4) A little of the time2226.8
5) None of the time4251.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
178) Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage? (q61) (MARHAPPY)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy5162.2
2) Pretty happy2834.1
3) Not too happy22.4
4) Not married11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
179) What is your height? Feet (q62a) (HEIGHTFT)
TOTAL%
5) 5364.6
6) 2935.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
180) What is your height? Inches (q62b) (HEIGHTIN)
TOTAL%
1) 57.4
2) 45.9
3) 57.4
4) 11.5
5) 11.5
6) 45.9
7) 45.9
8) 57.4
9) 811.8
10) 2029.4
11) 1116.2
Missing16 
TOTAL68100.0
181) What is your weight? Pounds (q63) (WEIGHT)
TOTAL%
140) 11.2
145) 11.2
150) 11.2
153) 11.2
155) 11.2
160) 11.2
163) 11.2
165) 11.2
170) 22.4
175) 22.4
180) 33.7
183) 11.2
185) 33.7
187) 22.4
190) 44.9
191) 11.2
195) 33.7
198) 22.4
200) 33.7
203) 11.2
204) 11.2
205) 44.9
208) 11.2
210) 11.2
220) 33.7
225) 44.9
229) 11.2
230) 22.4
232) 11.2
235) 22.4
240) 22.4
242) 11.2
245) 11.2
250) 22.4
254) 11.2
255) 11.2
265) 11.2
275) 44.9
280) 22.4
281) 11.2
290) 22.4
295) 11.2
296) 11.2
300) 33.7
316) 11.2
328) 11.2
345) 11.2
375) 11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
182) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (Check one only) (q64) (BIBLVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word5769.5
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings1417.1
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context1113.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
183) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (q65) (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative3340.7
2) Conservative4049.4
3) Right in the middle78.6
4) Liberal11.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
184) Have you ever had a conversion experience or a moment of decisive faith commitment? (q66) (CONVEXP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes77100.0
Missing7 
TOTAL77100.0
185) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth (q67a) (RELIGEQ)
TOTAL%
2) Agree11.2
3) Neutral or unsure11.2
4) Disagree1416.9
5) Strongly disagree6780.7
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
186) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? Only followers of Jesus can be saved (q67b) (SAVED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7791.7
2) Agree33.6
3) Neutral- or unsure22.4
4) Disagree11.2
5) Strongly disagree11.2
TOTAL84100.0
187) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is directly involved in worldly affairs (q67c) (GODINVLV)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6477.1
2) Agree1416.9
3) Neutral or unsure11.2
4) Disagree22.4
5) Strongly disagree22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
188) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is angered by human sin (q67d) (GODANGER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6375.9
2) Agree1518.1
3) Neutral or unsure22.4
4) Disagree22.4
5) Strongly disagree11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
189) How satisfied are you with: Your health? (q68a) (SATHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely delighted1315.7
2) Somewhat delighted2327.7
3) A little delighted1518.1
4) Mixed feelings1619.3
5) A little terrible78.4
6) Somewhat terrible67.2
7) Extremely terrible33.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
190) How satisfied are you with: Your relationships with family or friends (q68b)? (SATRELAT)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely delighted3137.3
2) Somewhat delighted3137.3
3) A little delighted1315.7
4) Mixed feelings67.2
6) Somewhat terrible11.2
7) Extremely terrible11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
191) How satisfied are you with: Your life as a whole? (q68c) (SALIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely delighted2732.5
2) Somewhat delighted2934.9
3) A little delighted1619.3
4) Mixed feelings1012.0
5) A little terrible11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
192) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Being ordained (q69a) (IMPORDND)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance2934.9
2) Somewhat important3643.4
3) Somewhat unimportant89.6
4) Of little importance1012.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
193) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a seminary degree or certificate (q69b) (IMPDEGR)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance22.4
2) Somewhat important3542.2
3) Somewhat unimportant1922.9
4) Of little importance2732.5
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
194) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a clear sense of call from God (q69c) (IMPCALL)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance7793.9
2) Somewhat important22.4
3) Somewhat unimportant22.4
4) Of little importance11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
195) 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 (q69d) (IMPCOMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance6679.5
2) Somewhat important1619.3
4) Of little importance11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
196) 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 (q70a) (IMPGIFTS)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance7286.7
2) Somewhat important1012.0
4) Of little importance11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
197) 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 (q70b) (IMPCHLNG)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance2833.7
2) Somewhat important4554.2
3) Somewhat unimportant89.6
4) Of little importance22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
198) 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 (q70c) (IMPCLOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance5060.2
2) Somewhat important2934.9
3) Somewhat unimportant44.8
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
199) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Financial well-being (q70d) (IMPFINAN)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance2327.7
2) Somewhat important4554.2
3) Somewhat unimportant1012.0
4) Of little importance56.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
200) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Housing or living arrangements (q71a) (SATLIVNG)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied5161.4
2) Somewhat satisfied2833.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied44.8
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
201) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your spiritual life (q71b) (SATSPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied3339.8
2) Somewhat satisfied4655.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied44.8
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
202) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Opportunities for continuing theological education (q71c) (SATOPPED)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied2226.8
2) Somewhat satisfied4048.8
3) Somewhat dissatisfied1923.2
4) Very dissatisfied11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
203) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Support from your denominational officials, if applicable (q71d) (SATDENOF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied2732.5
2) Somewhat satisfied3441.0
3) Somewhat dissatisfied1619.3
4) Very dissatisfied67.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
204) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with other clergy (q71e) (SATCLRGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied2833.7
2) Somewhat satisfied4453.0
3) Somewhat dissatisfied910.8
4) Very dissatisfied22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
205) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with lay leaders in this congregation (q71f) (SATLAYLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied3441.5
2) Somewhat satisfied4352.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied56.1
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
206) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with relationships with . . .? Other pastors in this congregation, if applicable (q71g) (SATOTHPS)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied2541.0
2) Somewhat satisfied3354.1
3) Somewhat dissatisfied11.6
4) Very dissatisfied23.3
Missing23 
TOTAL61100.0
207) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your salary and benefits (q71h) (SATSALRY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied3036.1
2) Somewhat satisfied3845.8
3) Somewhat dissatisfied910.8
4) Very dissatisfied67.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
208) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your family life, if applicable (q71i) (SATFAMLF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied5365.4
2) Somewhat satisfied2429.6
3) Somewhat dissatisfied22.5
4) Very dissatisfied22.5
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
209) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . . ? Your personal life (q71j) (SATPERSN)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied4149.4
2) Somewhat satisfied3542.2
3) Somewhat dissatisfied56.0
4) Very dissatisfied22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
210) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your work in ministry (q71k) (SATMINST)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied3239.0
2) Somewhat satisfied4251.2
3) Somewhat dissatisfied78.5
4) Very dissatisfied11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
211) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your overall effectiveness as a pastoral leader in this particular congregation (q71l) (SATEFFCT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied2428.9
2) Somewhat satisfied4857.8
3) Somewhat dissatisfied910.8
4) Very dissatisfied22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
212) 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 (q72a) (PRBAGREE)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat a problem1012.0
3) Very little problem3036.1
4) No problem4351.8
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
213) 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 (q72b) (PRBPRIV)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem22.4
2) Somewhat a problem2530.1
3) Very little problem2934.9
4) No problem2732.5
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
214) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Finding time for recreation, relaxation, and personal reflection (q72c) (PRBTIME)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem1315.9
2) Somewhat a problem3643.9
3) Very little problem2226.8
4) No problem1113.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
215) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Relationships with the congregation's staff, if applicable (q72d) (PRBSTAFF)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem11.4
2) Somewhat a problem79.6
3) Very little problem2838.4
4) No problem3750.7
Missing11 
TOTAL73100.0
216) During the past year, how often . . . Have you experienced stress because of the challenges you face in this congregation? (q73a) (EXPSTRES)
TOTAL%
1) Very often1518.1
2) Fairly often2631.3
3) Once in a while4149.4
4) Never11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
217) During the past year, how often . . . Have you felt lonely and isolated in your work? (q73b) (LONELY)
TOTAL%
1) Very often1214.5
2) Fairly often2024.1
3) Once in a while4554.2
4) Never67.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
218) 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? (q73c) (TIMECHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very often22.4
2) Fairly often1416.9
3) Once in a while4048.2
4) Never1416.9
5) Not applicable1315.7
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
219) During the past year, how often . . . Has your spouse voiced resentment over the amount of time that your ministry takes up? (q73d) (RESENTTM)
TOTAL%
1) Very often22.4
2) Fairly often89.6
3) Once in a while4250.6
4) Never2732.5
5) Not applicable44.8
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
220) 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? (q73e) (RESENTFN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often22.4
2) Fairly often89.8
3) Once in a while2226.8
4) Never4656.1
5) Not applicable44.9
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
221) During the past year, how often have you . . . Doubted that you are called by God to the ministry? (q74a) (DOUBTCLL)
TOTAL%
1) Very often11.2
2) Fairly often11.2
3) Once in a while1619.3
4) Never6578.3
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
222) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving your current position to become a pastor elsewhere? (q74b) (LEAVEELS)
TOTAL%
1) Very often22.4
2) Fairly often56.0
3) Once in a while4453.0
4) Never3238.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
223) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry in a congregation to enter another type of ministry position? (q74c) (LEAVEOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Very often33.6
2) Fairly often67.2
3) Once in a while2934.9
4) Never4554.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
224) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry to enter a secular occupation? (q74d) (LEAVESEC)
TOTAL%
1) Very often11.2
2) Fairly often44.8
3) Once in a while2833.7
4) Never5060.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
225) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with members here who are critical of your work? (q74e) (STRSSMEM)
TOTAL%
1) Very often22.4
2) Fairly often44.8
3) Once in a while5667.5
4) Never2125.3
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
226) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with the other pastor(s) here, if applicable? (q74f) (STRSSPST)
TOTAL%
1) Very often11.4
2) Fairly often34.2
3) Once in a while2433.8
4) Never4360.6
Missing13 
TOTAL71100.0
227) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made you feel loved and cared for? (q75a) (CONGLOVE)
TOTAL%
1) Very often3744.6
2) Fairly often3542.2
3) Once in a while1113.3
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
228) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Listened to you talk about your private problems and concerns (q75b)? (CONGLSTN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often56.0
2) Fairly often1214.5
3) Once in a while4756.6
4) Never1922.9
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
229) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made too many demands on you? (q75c) (CONGDMND)
TOTAL%
1) Very often11.2
2) Fairly often1113.3
3) Once in a while4655.4
4) Never2530.1
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
230) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Expressed interest in and concern about your well-being? (q75d) (CONGINTR)
TOTAL%
1) Very often1619.3
2) Fairly often3744.6
3) Once in a while2327.7
4) Never78.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
231) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have enthusiasm for my work (q76a) (ENTHUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4857.8
2) Somewhat agree3238.6
3) Neutral or unsure22.4
4) Somewhat disagree11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
232) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? This congregation is always ready to try something new (q76b) (TRYNEW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1214.5
2) Somewhat agree3744.6
3) Neutral or unsure910.8
4) Somewhat disagree2024.1
5) Strongly disagree56.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
233) 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 (q76c) (HAPPYOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree67.2
2) Somewhat agree2226.5
3) Neutral or unsure1922.9
4) Somewhat disagree1720.5
5) Strongly disagree1922.9
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
234) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel drained in fulfilling my functions in this congregation (q76d) (DRAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree56.0
2) Somewhat agree2732.5
3) Neutral or unsure1922.9
4) Somewhat disagree2226.5
5) Strongly disagree1012.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
235) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I am less patient with people in this congregation than I used to be (q76e) (LESSPTNT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree33.7
2) Somewhat agree2125.6
3) Neutral or unsure1619.5
4) Somewhat disagree2125.6
5) Strongly disagree2125.6
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
236) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? In general, there is a good match between this congregation and my leadership (q76f) (MTCHCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3542.2
2) Somewhat agree4048.2
3) Neutral or unsure56.0
4) Somewhat disagree11.2
5) Strongly disagree22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
237) 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) (q76g) (MTCHOTHR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2335.9
2) Somewhat agree2335.9
3) Neutral or unsure1218.8
4) Somewhat disagree34.7
5) Strongly disagree34.7
Missing20 
TOTAL64100.0
238) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel negative or cynical about the people with whom I work (q76h) (FEELNEG)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat agree1012.3
3) Neutral or unsure911.1
4) Somewhat disagree1923.5
5) Strongly disagree4353.1
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
239) 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 (q76i) (FRUSTRTD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1012.2
2) Somewhat agree2935.4
3) Neutral or unsure1822.0
4) Somewhat disagree1720.7
5) Strongly disagree89.8
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
240) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Members of this congregation have a sense of excitement about the congregation's future (q76j) (MEMBEXCT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2428.9
2) Somewhat agree3845.8
3) Neutral or unsure1113.3
4) Somewhat disagree67.2
5) Strongly disagree44.8
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
241) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have accomplished many worthwhile things in my ministry here (q76k) (ACCMPLSH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4857.8
2) Somewhat agree2125.3
3) Neutral or unsure910.8
4) Somewhat disagree44.8
5) Strongly disagree11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
242) 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? (q77a) (FELTCALM)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time56.0
2) Most of the time4655.4
3) Some of the time2631.3
4) A little of the time56.0
5) None of the time11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
243) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you have a lot of energy? (q77b) (LOTENRGY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time33.6
2) Most of the time3441.0
3) Some of the time2631.3
4) A little of the time1720.5
5) None of the time33.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
244) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you felt downhearted and depressed? (q77c) (FELTDOWN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time11.2
2) Most of the time67.2
3) Some of the time1922.9
4) A little of the time4250.6
5) None of the time1518.1
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
245) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you feel worn out? (q77d) (FEELWORN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time22.4
2) Most of the time1012.2
3) Some of the time3542.7
4) A little of the time3036.6
5) None of the time56.1
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
246) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . have you been happy? (q77e) (BEENHPPY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time89.8
2) Most of the time5870.7
3) Some of the time1012.2
4) A little of the time67.3
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
247) 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 (q78a) (POTENTLV)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time3542.2
2) Most of the time3238.6
3) Some of the time1416.9
4) A little of the time22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
248) 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 (q78b) (INTOUCH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time2530.1
2) Most of the time5060.2
3) Some of the time78.4
4) A little of the time11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
249) 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 (q78c) (SACRIFCE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1619.3
2) Most of the time4453.0
3) Some of the time2024.1
4) A little of the time33.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
250) 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 her (q78d)e (PLCONVIN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time67.2
2) Most of the time4048.2
3) Some of the time3036.1
4) A little of the time78.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
251) 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 (q78e) (KNWHAPPN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1113.6
2) Most of the time4454.3
3) Some of the time2530.9
4) A little of the time11.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
252) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am talented at helping others heal emotionally (q78f) (HELPHEAL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time89.6
2) Most of the time4959.0
3) Some of the time2125.3
4) A little of the time56.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
253) 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 (q78g) (BESTINTR)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time2024.1
2) Most of the time4756.6
3) Some of the time1416.9
4) A little of the time22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
254) 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 (q78h) (PERSUADE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time33.7
2) Most of the time4048.8
3) Some of the time3340.2
4) A little of the time67.3
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
255) 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 (q78i) (HELPEMOT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time67.3
2) Most of the time5061.0
3) Some of the time2226.8
4) A little of the time44.9
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
256) 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 (q78j) (FUNCCOMM)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time4250.6
2) Most of the time3339.8
3) Some of the time89.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
257) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here to think about old problems in new ways (q79a) (THINKNEW)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time78.4
2) Most of the time4756.6
3) Some of the time2226.5
4) A little of the time44.8
5) None of the time33.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
258) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I tend to allow people here to do pretty much what they want (q79b) (ALLOWDO)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time11.2
2) Most of the time2226.5
3) Some of the time3036.1
4) A little of the time2530.1
5) None of the time56.0
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
259) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here learn and grow as individuals (q79c) (HELPLRN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time2125.6
2) Most of the time5061.0
3) Some of the time1113.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
260) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? People have complete faith in me as their leader here (q79d) (COMPLFTH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1518.1
2) Most of the time5465.1
3) Some of the time1113.3
4) A little of the time22.4
5) None of the time11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
261) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I provide appealing ideas about what we can do here (q79e) (PROVIDE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1619.3
2) Most of the time4149.4
3) Some of the time2530.1
4) A little of the time11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
262) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I encourage people here to think in new ways about puzzling things (q79f) (PUZZLNG)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1821.7
2) Most of the time4048.2
3) Some of the time2226.5
4) A little of the time22.4
5) None of the time11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
263) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? As long as things are working here, I don't try to change things (q79g) (NOCHANGE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time911.0
2) Most of the time2732.9
3) Some of the time3137.8
4) A little of the time1315.9
5) None of the time22.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
264) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I make people here feel good to be around me (q79h) (MAKEFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1012.2
2) Most of the time6174.4
3) Some of the time1012.2
4) A little of the time11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
265) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help others find meaning in their involvement here (q79i) (HELPFIND)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1821.7
2) Most of the time5161.4
3) Some of the time1315.7
4) A little of the time11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
266) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I give personal attention to those who seem less involved here (q79j) (PRSNLATT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time1113.3
2) Most of the time4351.8
3) Some of the time2631.3
4) A little of the time33.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
267) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet? (q80a) (USEDNET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily4959.8
2) At least weekly2125.6
3) Less often89.8
4) Never44.9
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
268) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent or received emails? (q80b) (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily4153.2
2) At least weekly2633.8
3) Less often56.5
4) Never56.5
Missing7 
TOTAL77100.0
269) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (including sermon preparation)? (q80c) (NETRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily2125.6
2) At least weekly2834.1
3) Less often2530.5
4) Never89.8
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
270) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent email to individual worshipers here? (q80d) (SNTEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily1417.1
2) At least weekly2834.1
3) Less often2935.4
4) Never1113.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
271) In the past year, how often have you . . . Received email from a worshiper here? (q80e) (RECEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily1822.2
2) At least weekly2429.6
3) Less often2834.6
4) Never1113.6
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
272) In the past year, how often have you . . . Participated in a listserv or online group related to this congregation? (q80f) (LISTSERV)
TOTAL%
1) Daily11.2
2) At least weekly22.4
3) Less often1417.1
4) Never6579.3
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
273) In the past year, how often have you . . . Conducted any congregational business by email? (q80g) (BIZEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily33.7
2) At least weekly1822.0
3) Less often2935.4
4) Never3239.0
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
274) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used email to plan an event for this congregation? (q80h) (EMAILPLN)
TOTAL%
1) Daily22.4
2) At least weekly1315.9
3) Less often3441.5
4) Never3340.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
275) In the past year, how often have you . . . Forwarded an email with spiritual or religious content to a member here? (q80i) (FRWRDEML)
TOTAL%
1) Daily44.9
2) At least weekly1113.4
3) Less often4656.1
4) Never2125.6
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
276) In the past year, how often have you . . . Maintained a blog related to your ministry? (q80j) (BLOG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily56.2
2) At least weekly11.2
3) Less often1012.3
4) Never6580.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
277) How long does it usually take you to get to the congregation where you serve? (q82) (COMMUTE)
TOTAL%
1) One to five minutes2732.9
2) Six to 10 minutes2024.4
3) 11 to 15 minutes911.0
4) 16 to 20 minutes1417.1
5) 21 to 30 minutes911.0
6) More than 30 minutes33.7
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
278) Are you: (q83) (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male7898.7
2) Female11.3
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
279) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Asian or Pacific Islander (q84a) (RACASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8398.8
1) Checked11.2
TOTAL84100.0
280) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Black or African American (q84b) (RACBLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7589.3
1) Checked910.7
TOTAL84100.0
281) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin (q84c) (RACHISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8095.2
1) Checked44.8
TOTAL84100.0
282) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Indian (American) or Alaska Native (q84d) (RACINDN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8398.8
1) Checked11.2
TOTAL84100.0
283) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) White or Caucasian (q84e) (RACWHT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1619.0
1) Checked6881.0
TOTAL84100.0
284) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Some other race (q84f) (RACOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8398.8
1) Checked11.2
TOTAL84100.0
285) Would you describe yourself as Hispanic or Latino/a? (q85) (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45.2
2) No7394.8
Missing7 
TOTAL77100.0
286) In what year were you born? (q86) (YEARBORN)
TOTAL%
1939) 11.2
1943) 11.2
1944) 11.2
1945) 11.2
1946) 22.4
1947) 11.2
1948) 22.4
1949) 44.9
1950) 33.7
1951) 44.9
1952) 33.7
1953) 44.9
1954) 33.7
1955) 11.2
1956) 78.5
1957) 22.4
1958) 33.7
1959) 22.4
1960) 44.9
1961) 78.5
1962) 33.7
1963) 44.9
1967) 11.2
1968) 44.9
1969) 22.4
1970) 11.2
1971) 22.4
1972) 11.2
1973) 33.7
1974) 22.4
1975) 11.2
1976) 11.2
1978) 11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
287) Which of the following best describes your current marital status? (q87) (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
2) In first marriage6781.7
3) Divorced or separated11.2
4) Widowed22.4
5) Remarried after death of spouse11.2
6) Remarried after divorce911.0
7) In a committed relationship22.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
288) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed full-time (q88a) (SPEMFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5869.0
1) Checked2631.0
TOTAL84100.0
289) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed part-time (q88b) (SPEMPLYD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6779.8
1) Checked1720.2
TOTAL84100.0
290) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Student (q88c) (SPSTDNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8398.8
1) Checked11.2
TOTAL84100.0
291) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Homemaker (q88d) (SPHOME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5565.5
1) Checked2934.5
TOTAL84100.0
292) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Retired (q88e) (SPRETIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8297.6
1) Checked22.4
TOTAL84100.0
293) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Other (q88f) (SPOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8196.4
1) Checked33.6
TOTAL84100.0
294) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Unemployed (q88g) (SPUNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5998.3
1) Checked11.7
Missing24 
TOTAL60100.0
295) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Disabled (q88h) (SPDISABL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5998.3
1) Checked11.7
Missing24 
TOTAL60100.0
296) Is your spouse or partner an ordained minister? (q89) (SPMNSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and serves in this congregation89.9
3) No5163.0
4) No, but he/she is a lay minister or pastoral leader2227.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
297) How many people in your household (including you) are: Less than six years old? (q90a) (HSHLD6)
TOTAL%
0) 2262.9
1) 411.4
2) 514.3
3) 38.6
6) 12.9
Missing49 
TOTAL35100.0
298) How many people in your household (including you) are: six to 12 years old? (q90b) (HSHLD12)
TOTAL%
0) 2048.8
1) 1536.6
2) 512.2
3) 12.4
Missing43 
TOTAL41100.0
299) How many people in your household (including you) are: 13 to 18 years old? (q90c) (HSHLD18)
TOTAL%
0) 1642.1
1) 1642.1
2) 615.8
Missing46 
TOTAL38100.0
300) How many people in your household (including you) are: 19 to 24 years old? (q90d) (HSHLD24)
TOTAL%
0) 1237.5
1) 1443.8
2) 618.8
Missing52 
TOTAL32100.0
301) How many people in your household (including you) are: 25 years or older? (q90e) (HSHLD25)
TOTAL%
1) 45.1
2) 6987.3
3) 33.8
4) 22.5
5) 11.3
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
302) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? Less than six years old (q91a) (HSCNG6)
TOTAL%
0) 2262.9
1) 411.4
2) 514.3
3) 38.6
6) 12.9
Missing49 
TOTAL35100.0
303) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? Six to 12 years old (q91b) (HSCNG12)
TOTAL%
0) 2048.8
1) 1536.6
2) 512.2
3) 12.4
Missing43 
TOTAL41100.0
304) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 13 to 18 years old (q91c) (HSCNG18)
TOTAL%
0) 1642.1
1) 1642.1
2) 615.8
Missing46 
TOTAL38100.0
305) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 19 to 24 years old (q91d) (HSCNG24)
TOTAL%
0) 1237.5
1) 1650.0
2) 412.5
Missing52 
TOTAL32100.0
306) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 25 years or older (q91e) (HSCNG25)
TOTAL%
1) 22.4
2) 7287.8
3) 56.1
4) 33.7
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
307) How many children of any age do you have, whether they live at home or elsewhere? Please write the number. (q92) (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) 56.1
1) 78.5
2) 2935.4
3) 3239.0
4) 33.7
5) 44.9
6) 11.2
10) 11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
308) How many of your children of any age live at home with you? Please write the number. (q93) (CHLDHOME)
TOTAL%
0) 3441.0
1) 1821.7
2) 2125.3
3) 78.4
4) 22.4
5) 11.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
309) What is the highest educational level you have completed apart from your theological education? (q94) (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) No formal schooling22.4
3) Some high school11.2
4) Completed high school3339.8
5) Trade certificate910.8
6) Associate degree910.8
7) Bachelor's degree from a university or college2327.7
8) Master's, doctorate, or other graduate degree67.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
310) Where were you born? (q95) (WHEREBRN)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States7691.6
2) In another English-speaking country56.0
3) In a non-English speaking country22.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
311) Where were your parents born? (q96) (PARBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Both born in United States7490.2
2) Only father born in the United States11.2
4) Both father and mother born in another country78.5
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
312) Where did you live when you were five years old? (q97) (LIVEFIVE)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States7691.6
2) In another country78.4
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
313) When you were five years old, was English your primary language? (q98) (ENGLISH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8096.4
2) No33.6
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
314) Job #1: Job description (q100a1) (JB1DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work2440.0
2) Solo pastor1220.0
3) Senior pastor711.7
4) Co-pastor11.7
6) Associate-assistant pastor813.3
7) Interim pastor11.7
11) Other ministry711.7
Missing24 
TOTAL60100.0
315) Job #1: Month job began (q100a2a) (JB1MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January1221.4
2) February35.4
3) March610.7
4) April47.1
5) May610.7
6) June916.1
7) July58.9
8) August610.7
9) September11.8
10) October11.8
11) November11.8
12) December23.6
Missing28 
TOTAL56100.0
316) Job #1: Year job began (q100a2b) (JB1YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1958) 11.7
1968) 11.7
1969) 46.7
1970) 23.3
1971) 11.7
1973) 11.7
1974) 35.0
1975) 11.7
1976) 35.0
1977) 35.0
1978) 11.7
1979) 11.7
1980) 11.7
1982) 35.0
1983) 46.7
1984) 35.0
1985) 11.7
1986) 35.0
1987) 11.7
1988) 11.7
1989) 11.7
1990) 23.3
1993) 23.3
1995) 11.7
1996) 35.0
1997) 11.7
1998) 35.0
1999) 11.7
2000) 11.7
2001) 11.7
2002) 35.0
2004) 11.7
2005) 11.7
Missing24 
TOTAL60100.0
317) Job #1: Month job ended (q100a3a) (JB1MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) January35.6
2) February611.1
3) March47.4
4) April59.3
5) May35.6
6) June59.3
7) July611.1
8) August35.6
9) September59.3
10) October35.6
11) November47.4
12) December713.0
Missing30 
TOTAL54100.0
318) Job #1: Year job ended (q100a3b) (JB1YREND)
TOTAL%
1967) 11.7
1969) 11.7
1970) 23.4
1972) 11.7
1973) 23.4
1974) 11.7
1975) 11.7
1977) 11.7
1978) 23.4
1979) 11.7
1980) 11.7
1982) 23.4
1983) 11.7
1984) 23.4
1985) 23.4
1987) 23.4
1988) 23.4
1989) 11.7
1991) 11.7
1992) 23.4
1993) 23.4
1994) 23.4
1995) 11.7
1996) 23.4
1997) 23.4
1998) 11.7
1999) 23.4
2000) 23.4
2002) 35.2
2003) 11.7
2004) 11.7
2005) 46.9
2007) 46.9
2008) 23.4
Missing26 
TOTAL58100.0
319) Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (q100a4) (JB1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 025.0
10) 1037.5
15) 1512.5
20) 20512.5
26) 2612.5
40) 402050.0
42) 4212.5
44) 4412.5
45) 4525.0
48) 4812.5
50) 5025.0
996) Position suggests varied hours12.5
Missing44 
TOTAL40100.0
320) Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (q100a5) (JB1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 24.2
20) 510.4
25) 24.2
30) 36.3
36) 12.1
40) 1429.2
41) 12.1
42) 12.1
45) 36.3
48) 12.1
50) 612.5
54) 12.1
55) 48.3
60) 36.3
70) 12.1
Missing36 
TOTAL48100.0
321) Job #1: Average worship attendance (q100a6) (JB1WORAT)
TOTAL%
6) 13.4
15) 13.4
20) 310.3
25) 26.9
30) 26.9
35) 413.8
50) 13.4
58) 13.4
70) 26.9
85) 13.4
95) 26.9
120) 13.4
150) 13.4
180) 13.4
230) 13.4
260) 13.4
275) 13.4
300) 26.9
450) 13.4
Missing55 
TOTAL29100.0
322) Job #1: Job overlap (q100a7) (JB1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap3867.9
1) Secular-ministry bivocation1425.0
3) Secular-secular overlap35.4
9) Overlap – type unknown11.8
Missing28 
TOTAL56100.0
323) Job #1: Community (q100a8) (JB1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area1120.8
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)2954.7
3) Suburb of a large metro area917.0
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)47.5
Missing31 
TOTAL53100.0
324) Job #2: Job description (q100b1) (JB2DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work1227.9
2) Solo pastor1125.6
3) Senior pastor818.6
4) Co-pastor12.3
6) Associate/assistant pastor614.0
8) Regional staff12.3
10) Chaplain24.7
11) Other ministry24.7
Missing41 
TOTAL43100.0
325) Job #2: Month job began (q100b2a) (JB2MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January49.8
2) February37.3
3) March12.4
4) April37.3
5) May717.1
6) June37.3
7) July49.8
8) August37.3
9) September49.8
10) October49.8
11) November37.3
12) December24.9
Missing43 
TOTAL41100.0
326) Job #2: Year job began (q100b2b) (JB2YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1967) 12.3
1970) 24.7
1972) 12.3
1973) 12.3
1974) 24.7
1975) 24.7
1977) 12.3
1978) 12.3
1979) 12.3
1980) 12.3
1982) 24.7
1983) 12.3
1984) 24.7
1985) 24.7
1987) 12.3
1988) 37.0
1989) 12.3
1991) 12.3
1992) 49.3
1993) 12.3
1994) 24.7
1995) 12.3
1996) 12.3
1997) 12.3
1999) 37.0
2002) 12.3
2004) 24.7
2005) 12.3
Missing41 
TOTAL43100.0
327) Job #2: Month job ended (q100b3a) (JB2MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) January37.3
2) February717.1
3) March24.9
4) April37.3
5) May37.3
6) June614.6
7) July24.9
8) August49.8
9) September49.8
10) October24.9
11) November37.3
12) December24.9
Missing43 
TOTAL41100.0
328) Job #2: Year job ended (q100b3b) (JB2YREND)
TOTAL%
1971) 12.3
1972) 12.3
1974) 24.7
1975) 12.3
1976) 12.3
1977) 24.7
1978) 12.3
1979) 12.3
1980) 12.3
1982) 12.3
1984) 24.7
1985) 24.7
1986) 12.3
1987) 12.3
1988) 24.7
1990) 12.3
1991) 24.7
1993) 12.3
1994) 37.0
1995) 12.3
1996) 12.3
1997) 12.3
1998) 37.0
1999) 24.7
2000) 24.7
2003) 24.7
2005) 12.3
2006) 12.3
2008) 12.3
2009) 12.3
Missing41 
TOTAL43100.0
329) Job #2: Average paid hours worked per week (q100b4) (JB2PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 039.7
5) 513.2
10) 1013.2
15) 1513.2
20) 20516.1
30) 3013.2
32) 3213.2
40) 401238.7
45) 4513.2
47) 4713.2
48) 4813.2
50) 5026.5
996) Position suggests varied hours13.2
Missing53 
TOTAL31100.0
330) Job #2: Average actual worked hours per week (q100b5) (JB2ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 25.6
18) 12.8
20) 38.3
26) 12.8
30) 25.6
32) 12.8
40) 822.2
41) 12.8
45) 38.3
47) 12.8
48) 12.8
50) 38.3
55) 25.6
60) 38.3
70) 38.3
75) 12.8
Missing48 
TOTAL36100.0
331) Job #2: Average worship attendance (q100b6) (JB2WORAT)
TOTAL%
6) 14.2
15) 14.2
35) 416.7
40) 14.2
45) 14.2
50) 416.7
70) 14.2
75) 28.3
80) 14.2
95) 14.2
100) 28.3
120) 14.2
130) 14.2
175) 14.2
300) 14.2
400) 14.2
Missing60 
TOTAL24100.0
332) Job #2: Job overlap (q100b7) (JB2OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap2865.1
1) Secular-ministry bivocation1125.6
2) Ministry-ministry overlap12.3
3) Secular-secular overlap24.7
9) Overlap-type unknown12.3
Missing41 
TOTAL43100.0
333) Job #2: Community (q100b8) (JB2COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area1334.2
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)1847.4
3) Suburb of a large metro area615.8
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)12.6
Missing46 
TOTAL38100.0
334) Job #3: Job description (q100c1) (JB3DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work822.2
2) Solo pastor1747.2
3) Senior pastor719.4
4) Co-pastor12.8
6) Associate/assistant pastor12.8
11) Other ministry25.6
Missing48 
TOTAL36100.0
335) Job #3: Month job began (JB3MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January514.3
2) February38.6
3) March38.6
4) April25.7
5) May12.9
6) June38.6
7) July25.7
8) August822.9
9) September38.6
10) October411.4
11) November12.9
Missing49 
TOTAL35100.0
336) Job #3: Year job began (q100c2b) (JB3YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1970) 12.8
1971) 12.8
1972) 12.8
1974) 25.6
1975) 12.8
1977) 25.6
1978) 12.8
1979) 12.8
1980) 12.8
1982) 12.8
1984) 12.8
1985) 25.6
1986) 25.6
1987) 12.8
1988) 25.6
1990) 12.8
1991) 25.6
1993) 12.8
1994) 38.3
1995) 25.6
1997) 12.8
1998) 12.8
1999) 12.8
2000) 25.6
2003) 12.8
2008) 12.8
Missing48 
TOTAL36100.0
337) Job #3 Month job ended (q100c3a) (JB3MNED)
TOTAL%
1) January12.9
4) April25.7
5) May514.3
6) June514.3
7) July25.7
8) August720.0
9) September514.3
10) October38.6
11) November12.9
12) December411.4
Missing49 
TOTAL35100.0
338) Job #3: Year job ended (q100c3b) (JB3YREND)
TOTAL%
1972) 12.8
1973) 12.8
1975) 12.8
1978) 25.6
1980) 25.6
1982) 25.6
1985) 12.8
1986) 12.8
1988) 25.6
1989) 25.6
1990) 12.8
1991) 25.6
1993) 25.6
1994) 12.8
1995) 12.8
1996) 25.6
1998) 12.8
1999) 12.8
2001) 12.8
2003) 12.8
2004) 411.1
2006) 12.8
2007) 25.6
2008) 12.8
Missing48 
TOTAL36100.0
339) Job #3: Average paid hours worked per week (q100c4) (JB3PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 013.8
7) 713.8
13) 1313.8
15) 1513.8
20) 20311.5
30) 3013.8
40) 401350.0
50) 50311.5
51) 5113.8
999) Salaried13.8
Missing58 
TOTAL26100.0
340) Job #3: Average actual hours worked per week (q100c5) (JB3ACTHR)
TOTAL%
13) 13.3
20) 26.7
25) 26.7
30) 26.7
40) 1343.3
50) 413.3
51) 13.3
55) 13.3
60) 13.3
70) 13.3
73) 13.3
75) 13.3
Missing54 
TOTAL30100.0
341) Job #3: Average worship attendance (q100c6) (JB3WORAT)
TOTAL%
6) 14.2
10) 14.2
15) 14.2
20) 14.2
25) 28.3
30) 14.2
35) 14.2
45) 28.3
50) 312.5
60) 14.2
70) 14.2
75) 312.5
80) 14.2
95) 14.2
120) 14.2
150) 14.2
225) 14.2
250) 14.2
Missing60 
TOTAL24100.0
342) Job #3: Job overlap (q100c7) (JB3OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap2363.9
1) Secular-ministry bivocation719.4
2) Ministry-ministry overlap25.6
9) Overlap-type unknown411.1
Missing48 
TOTAL36100.0
343) Job #3: Community (q100c8) (JB3COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area930.0
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)1550.0
3) Suburb of a large metro area310.0
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)310.0
Missing54 
TOTAL30100.0
344) Job #4: Job description (q100d1) (JB4DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work27.4
2) Solo pastor933.3
3) Senior pastor1244.4
6) Associate/assistant pastor27.4
11) Other ministry27.4
Missing57 
TOTAL27100.0
345) Job #4: Month job began (q100d2a) (JB4MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January311.5
3) March13.8
4) April27.7
5) May13.8
6) June519.2
7) July13.8
8) August726.9
9) September311.5
10) October311.5
Missing58 
TOTAL26100.0
346) Job #4: Year job began (q100d2b) (JB4YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1972) 13.7
1973) 13.7
1975) 13.7
1978) 27.4
1980) 13.7
1981) 13.7
1982) 13.7
1983) 13.7
1985) 13.7
1986) 13.7
1988) 13.7
1989) 311.1
1991) 13.7
1992) 13.7
1993) 13.7
1994) 13.7
1996) 311.1
1998) 13.7
2000) 13.7
2001) 13.7
2003) 13.7
2004) 13.7
Missing57 
TOTAL27100.0
347) Job #4: Month job ended (q100d3a) (JB4MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) January13.8
2) February13.8
3) March27.7
4) April27.7
5) May27.7
6) June519.2
7) July27.7
8) August311.5
9) September27.7
10) October27.7
11) November13.8
12) December311.5
Missing58 
TOTAL26100.0
348) Job #4: Year job ended (q100d3b) (JB4YREND)
TOTAL%
1974) 13.7
1977) 13.7
1978) 13.7
1980) 13.7
1981) 13.7
1983) 27.4
1984) 13.7
1985) 13.7
1987) 13.7
1988) 13.7
1990) 27.4
1992) 27.4
1995) 27.4
1996) 311.1
2000) 13.7
2002) 13.7
2005) 311.1
2006) 13.7
2008) 13.7
Missing57 
TOTAL27100.0
349) Job #4: Average paid hours worked per week (q100d4) (JB4PDHRS)
TOTAL%
8) 815.3
15) 1515.3
20) 20210.5
25) 2515.3
30) 3015.3
40) 401052.6
50) 50210.5
999) Salaried15.3
Missing65 
TOTAL19100.0
350) Job #4: Average actual hours worked per week (q100d5) (JB4ACTHR)
TOTAL%
8) 14.3
15) 14.3
20) 14.3
25) 14.3
40) 834.8
50) 28.7
55) 14.3
60) 313.0
61) 14.3
62) 14.3
75) 14.3
80) 14.3
120) 14.3
Missing61 
TOTAL23100.0
351) Job #4: Average worship attendance (q100d6) (JB4WORAT)
TOTAL%
6) 15.0
22) 15.0
30) 210.0
45) 15.0
55) 15.0
70) 315.0
75) 210.0
100) 210.0
110) 210.0
160) 15.0
175) 15.0
225) 15.0
425) 15.0
475) 15.0
Missing64 
TOTAL20100.0
352) Job #4: Job overlap (q100d7) (JB4OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1866.7
1) Secular-ministry bivocation518.5
2) Ministry-ministry overlap311.1
4) Secular-ministry overlap13.7
Missing57 
TOTAL27100.0
353) Job #4: Community (q100d8) (JB4COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area730.4
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)1252.2
3) Suburb of a large metro area28.7
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)28.7
Missing61 
TOTAL23100.0
354) Job #5: Job description (q100e1) (JB5DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work422.2
2) Solo pastor527.8
3) Senior pastor422.2
6) Associate/assistant pastor422.2
10) Chaplain15.6
Missing66 
TOTAL18100.0
355) Job #5: Month job began (q100e2a) (JB5MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January421.1
3) March210.5
4) April15.3
5) May15.3
6) June15.3
7) July210.5
8) August526.3
9) September15.3
10) October15.3
12) December15.3
Missing65 
TOTAL19100.0
356) Job #5: Year job began (q100e2b) (JB5YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1974) 15.0
1977) 15.0
1978) 210.0
1982) 15.0
1983) 15.0
1984) 15.0
1985) 15.0
1987) 15.0
1990) 210.0
1991) 15.0
1992) 210.0
1993) 15.0
1995) 15.0
1996) 15.0
1999) 15.0
2002) 15.0
2005) 15.0
Missing64 
TOTAL20100.0
357) Job #5: Month job ended (q100e3a) (JB5MNEND)
TOTAL%
2) February15.3
6) June421.1
8) August421.1
9) September526.3
10) October210.5
11) November210.5
12) December15.3
Missing65 
TOTAL19100.0
358) Job #5: Year job ended (q100e3b) (JB5YREND)
TOTAL%
1978) 210.0
1980) 15.0
1982) 15.0
1985) 15.0
1986) 15.0
1987) 210.0
1990) 15.0
1992) 15.0
1993) 210.0
1994) 15.0
1996) 15.0
1997) 210.0
2002) 15.0
2004) 15.0
2006) 15.0
2009) 15.0
Missing64 
TOTAL20100.0
359) Job #5: Average paid hours worked per week (q100e4) (JB5PDHRS)
TOTAL%
10) 17.1
15) 214.3
25) 17.1
30) 17.1
40) 857.1
50) 17.1
Missing70 
TOTAL14100.0
360) Job #5: Average actual hours worked per week (q100e5) (JB5ACTHR)
TOTAL%
15) 212.5
25) 212.5
40) 531.3
50) 318.8
55) 16.3
60) 16.3
75) 16.3
85) 16.3
Missing68 
TOTAL16100.0
361) Job #5: Average worship attendance (q100e6) (JB5WORAT)
TOTAL%
7) 17.7
30) 17.7
45) 17.7
65) 17.7
75) 215.4
85) 17.7
90) 215.4
100) 17.7
117) 17.7
135) 17.7
200) 17.7
Missing71 
TOTAL13100.0
362) Job #5: Job overlap (q100e7) (JB5OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1575.0
1) Secular-ministry bivocation420.0
2) Ministry-ministry overlap15.0
Missing64 
TOTAL20100.0
363) Job #5: Community (q100e8) (JB5COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area529.4
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)847.1
3) Suburb of a large metro area211.8
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)211.8
Missing67 
TOTAL17100.0
364) Job #6: Job description (q100f1) (JB6DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work214.3
2) Solo pastor642.9
3) Senior pastor321.4
6) Associate/assistant pastor214.3
7) Interim pastor17.1
Missing70 
TOTAL14100.0
365) Job #6: Month job began (q100f2a) (JB6MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January212.5
2) February16.3
6) June318.8
8) August318.8
9) September212.5
10) October212.5
12) December318.8
Missing68 
TOTAL16100.0
366) Job #6: Year job began (q100f2b) (JB6YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1978) 212.5
1981) 16.3
1982) 16.3
1985) 16.3
1986) 16.3
1987) 16.3
1989) 16.3
1992) 16.3
1993) 212.5
1996) 212.5
1997) 212.5
2000) 16.3
Missing68 
TOTAL16100.0
367) Job #6: Month job ended (q100f3a) (JB6MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) January16.3
2) February212.5
4) April16.3
6) June637.5
7) July425.0
12) December212.5
Missing68 
TOTAL16100.0
368) Job #6: Year job ended (q100f3b) (JB6YREND)
TOTAL%
1979) 16.3
1981) 16.3
1989) 16.3
1990) 16.3
1992) 212.5
1994) 16.3
1997) 212.5
1999) 212.5
2001) 212.5
2002) 212.5
2004) 16.3
Missing68 
TOTAL16100.0
369) Job #6: Average paid hours worked per week (q100f4) (JB6PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 19.1
20) 19.1
30) 19.1
40) 872.7
Missing73 
TOTAL11100.0
370) Job #6: Average actual hours worked per week (q100f5) (JB6ACTHR)
TOTAL%
20) 17.7
40) 430.8
45) 17.7
50) 323.1
60) 323.1
85) 17.7
Missing71 
TOTAL13100.0
371) Job #6: Average worship attendance (q100f6) (JB6WORAT)
TOTAL%
22) 17.7
55) 215.4
65) 17.7
75) 17.7
85) 17.7
110) 17.7
125) 215.4
135) 17.7
225) 17.7
230) 17.7
350) 17.7
Missing71 
TOTAL13100.0
372) Job #6: Job overlap (q100f7) (JB6OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1280.0
1) Secular-ministry bivocation320.0
Missing69 
TOTAL15100.0
373) Job #6: Community (q100f8) (JB6COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area746.7
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)426.7
3) Suburb of a large metro area213.3
4) Large metro area213.3
Missing69 
TOTAL15100.0
374) Job #7: Job description (q100g1) (JB7DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work220.0
2) Solo pastor220.0
3) Senior pastor220.0
6) Associate/assistant pastor330.0
11) Other ministry110.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
375) Job #7: Month job began (q100g2a) (JB7MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January110.0
2) February220.0
4) April110.0
5) May110.0
6) June330.0
7) July110.0
12) December110.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
376) Job #7: Year job began (q100g2b) (JB7YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1981) 110.0
1989) 110.0
1992) 110.0
1996) 110.0
1997) 220.0
1999) 220.0
2002) 220.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
377) Job #7: Month job ended (q100g3a) (JB7MNEND)
TOTAL%
2) February220.0
3) March110.0
6) June110.0
8) August330.0
10) October330.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
378) Job #7: Year job ended (q100g3b) (JB7YREND)
TOTAL%
1983) 110.0
1995) 110.0
1999) 110.0
2000) 110.0
2001) 220.0
2003) 220.0
2005) 110.0
2006) 110.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
379) Job #7: Average paid hours worked per week (q100g4) (JB7PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 112.5
30) 112.5
40) 675.0
Missing76 
TOTAL8100.0
380) Job #7: Average actual hours worked per week (q100g5) (JB7ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 777.8
50) 222.2
Missing75 
TOTAL9100.0
381) Job #7: Average worship attendance (q100g6) (JB7WORAT)
TOTAL%
12) 111.1
60) 111.1
75) 222.2
125) 111.1
180) 111.1
200) 222.2
500) 111.1
Missing75 
TOTAL9100.0
382) Job #7: Job overlap (q100g7) (JB7OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap880.0
1) Secular-ministry bivocation220.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
383) Job #7: Community (JB7COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area330.0
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)660.0
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)110.0
Missing74 
TOTAL10100.0
384) Job #8: Job description (q100h1) (JB8DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work120.0
2) Solo pastor240.0
6) Associate-assistant pastor240.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
385) Job #8: Month job began (q100h2a) (JB8MNBEG)
TOTAL%
2) February240.0
8) August240.0
10) October120.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
386) Job #8: Year job began (q100h2b) (JB8YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1983) 120.0
1995) 120.0
1999) 120.0
2000) 120.0
2001) 120.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
387) Job #8: Month job ended (q100h3a) (JB8MNEND)
TOTAL%
2) February120.0
3) March120.0
7) July120.0
9) September120.0
12) December120.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
388) Job #8: Year job ended(q100h3b) (JB8YREND)
TOTAL%
1999) 120.0
2000) 120.0
2001) 120.0
2002) 120.0
2003) 120.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
389) Job #8: Average paid hours worked per week (q100h4) (JB8PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 125.0
40) 250.0
50) 125.0
Missing80 
TOTAL4100.0
390) Job #8: Average actual hours worked per week (q100h5) (JB8ACTHR)
TOTAL%
0) 120.0
40) 240.0
45) 120.0
50) 120.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
391) Job #8: Average worship attendance (q100h6) (JB8WORAT)
TOTAL%
6) 120.0
65) 120.0
175) 120.0
200) 120.0
350) 120.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
392) Job #8: Job overlap (q100h7) (JB8OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap5100.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
393) Job #8: Community (q100h8) (JB8COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area240.0
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)240.0
3) Suburb120.0
Missing79 
TOTAL5100.0
394) Job #9: Job description (q100i1) (JB9DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work133.3
3) Senior pastor133.3
11) Other ministry133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
395) Job #9: Month job began (q100i2a) (JB9MNBEG)
TOTAL%
3) March133.3
10) October133.3
12) December133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
396) Job #9: Year job began (q100i2b) (JB9YRBEG)
TOTAL%
2001) 133.3
2002) 133.3
2003) 133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
397) Job #9: Month job ended (q100i3a (JB9MNEND)
TOTAL%
2) February266.7
6) June133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
398) Job #9: Year job ended (q100i3b) (JB9YREND)
TOTAL%
2004) 266.7
2005) 133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
399) Job #9: Average paid hours worked per week (q100i4) (JB9PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 0133.3
50) 50133.3
999) Salaried133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
400) Job #9: Average actual hours worked per week (q100i5) (JB9ACTHR)
TOTAL%
14) 14133.3
80) 80133.3
999) Salaried133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
401) Job #9: Average worship attendance (q100i6) (JB9WORAT)
TOTAL%
6) 133.3
50) 133.3
350) 133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
402) Job #9: Job overlap (q100i7) (JB9OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap266.7
1) Secular-ministry bivocation133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
403) Job #9: Community (q100i8) (JB9COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area133.3
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)133.3
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)133.3
Missing81 
TOTAL3100.0
404) Job #10: Job description (q100j1) (J10DESCR)
TOTAL%
3) Senior pastor150.0
6) Associate/assistant pastor150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
405) Job #10: Month job began (q100j2a) (J10MNBEG)
TOTAL%
2) February150.0
6) June150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
406) Job #10: Year job began (q100j2b) (J10YRBEG)
TOTAL%
2004) 150.0
2005) 150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
407) Job #10: Month job ended (q100j3a) (J10MNEND)
TOTAL%
6) June150.0
8) August150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
408) Job #10: Year job ended (q100j3b) (J10YREND)
TOTAL%
2006) 150.0
2007) 150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
409) Job #10: Average paid hours worked per week (q100j4) (J10PDHRS)
TOTAL%
40) 150.0
50) 150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
410) Job #10: Average actual hours worked per week (q100j5) (J10ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 150.0
60) 150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
411) Job #10: Average worship attendance (q100j6) (J10WORAT)
TOTAL%
50) 150.0
750) 150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
412) Job #10: Job overlap (q100j7) (J10OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap2100.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
413) Job #10: Community (q100j8) (J10COMM)
TOTAL%
3) Suburb of a large metro area2100.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
414) More than 10 jobs since graduation (q100k) (MORE10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48.9
2) No4191.1
Missing39 
TOTAL45100.0
415) Current Job #1: Job description (Q100l1) (CJ1DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work56.0
2) Solo pastor1821.4
3) Senior pastor6172.6
TOTAL84100.0
416) Current Job #1: Month job began (q100l2a) (CJ1MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January56.9
2) February811.1
3) March45.6
4) April45.6
5) May34.2
6) June1013.9
7) July79.7
8) August912.5
9) September68.3
10) October811.1
11) November45.6
12) December45.6
Missing12 
TOTAL72100.0
417) Current Job #1: Year job began (Q100l2b) (CJ1YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1978) 11.2
1979) 11.2
1980) 22.4
1983) 11.2
1986) 11.2
1988) 11.2
1989) 22.4
1990) 33.6
1992) 22.4
1993) 33.6
1994) 56.0
1995) 11.2
1996) 22.4
1997) 33.6
1998) 33.6
1999) 11.2
2000) 56.0
2001) 33.6
2002) 33.6
2003) 22.4
2004) 910.7
2005) 78.3
2006) 89.5
2007) 56.0
2008) 910.7
2009) 11.2
TOTAL84100.0
418) Current Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (q100l4) (CJ1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 012.2
1) 112.2
7) 712.2
15) 1512.2
20) 2012.2
25) 2512.2
40) 402146.7
41) 4112.2
45) 4524.4
50) 5024.4
55) 5512.2
60) 6048.9
71) 7112.2
95) 9512.2
999) Salaried613.3
Missing39 
TOTAL45100.0
419) Current Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (q100l5) (CJ1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 1011.2
12) 1233.7
15) 1522.5
18) 1811.2
20) 2044.9
22) 2211.2
26) 2611.2
30) 3056.2
37) 3711.2
38) 3811.2
40) 401316.0
41) 4133.7
43) 4311.2
45) 4578.6
50) 501012.3
51) 5111.2
55) 5556.2
60) 601214.8
61) 6111.2
70) 7033.7
71) 7111.2
95) 9511.2
120) 12011.2
998) Varies11.2
999) Salaried11.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
420) Current Job #1: Average worship attendance (q100l6) (CJ1WORAT)
TOTAL%
8) 11.9
23) 11.9
25) 11.9
30) 23.8
35) 11.9
36) 11.9
40) 11.9
45) 11.9
48) 11.9
50) 11.9
52) 11.9
55) 11.9
58) 11.9
60) 35.7
65) 35.7
70) 23.8
75) 11.9
80) 23.8
85) 11.9
97) 11.9
100) 35.7
110) 23.8
130) 23.8
135) 11.9
140) 11.9
150) 59.4
152) 11.9
180) 11.9
185) 11.9
200) 23.8
250) 11.9
275) 11.9
300) 35.7
460) 11.9
585) 11.9
Missing31 
TOTAL53100.0
421) Current Job #1: Job overlap (q100l7) (CJ1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap5466.7
1) Secular-ministry bivocation2125.9
2) Ministry-ministry overlap44.9
4) Secular-ministry overlap11.2
9) Overlap-type unknown11.2
Missing3 
TOTAL81100.0
422) Current Job #1: Community (q100l8) (CJ1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area1726.2
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)3147.7
3) Suburb of a large metro area1015.4
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)710.8
Missing19 
TOTAL65100.0
423) Current Job #2: Job description (q100m1) (CJ2DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work956.3
2) Solo pastor318.8
3) Senior pastor212.5
8) Regional staff16.3
11) Other ministry16.3
Missing68 
TOTAL16100.0
424) Current Job #2: Month job began (q100m2a) (CJ2MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) January17.7
2) February215.4
3) March17.7
5) May17.7
6) June17.7
7) July215.4
8) August17.7
10) October215.4
11) November17.7
12) December17.7
Missing71 
TOTAL13100.0
425) Current Job #2: Year job began (q100m2b) (CJ2YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1984) 16.7
1995) 16.7
1998) 213.3
2000) 213.3
2001) 16.7
2004) 16.7
2005) 213.3
2006) 16.7
2008) 426.7
Missing69 
TOTAL15100.0
426) Current Job #2: Average paid hours worked per week (q100m4) (CJ2PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 0112.5
20) 20112.5
40) 40450.0
50) 50112.5
999) Salaried112.5
Missing76 
TOTAL8100.0
427) Current Job #2: Average actual hours worked per week (q100m5) (CJ2ACTHR)
TOTAL%
12) 1216.7
18) 1816.7
20) 20213.3
26) 2616.7
39) 3916.7
40) 40640.0
50) 5016.7
60) 6016.7
999) Salaried16.7
Missing69 
TOTAL15100.0
428) Current Job #2: Average worship attendance (q100m6) (CJ2WORAT)
TOTAL%
6) 150.0
30) 150.0
Missing82 
TOTAL2100.0
429) Current Job #2: Job overlap (q100m7) (CJ2OVRLP)
TOTAL%
1) Secular-ministry bivocation1381.3
2) Ministry-ministry overlap212.5
4) Secular-ministry overlap16.3
Missing68 
TOTAL16100.0
430) Current Job #2: Community (q100m8) (CJ2COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area218.2
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)654.5
3) Suburb of a large metro area218.2
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)19.1
Missing73 
TOTAL11100.0
431) Survey Form (SURYFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper8398.8
2) Web11.2
TOTAL84100.0
432) Age (AGE)
TOTAL%
30) 11.2
32) 11.2
33) 11.2
34) 22.4
35) 33.7
36) 11.2
37) 22.4
38) 11.2
39) 22.4
40) 44.9
41) 11.2
45) 44.9
46) 33.7
47) 78.5
48) 44.9
49) 22.4
50) 33.7
51) 22.4
52) 78.5
53) 11.2
54) 33.7
55) 44.9
56) 33.7
57) 44.9
58) 33.7
59) 44.9
60) 22.4
61) 11.2
62) 22.4
63) 11.2
64) 11.2
65) 11.2
69) 11.2
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
433) I-AGE: Age (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Under 3556.1
2) 35 to 441417.1
3) 45 to 543643.9
4) 55 to 642530.5
5) 65 and older22.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0
434) I-EDUC: What is the highest educational level you have completed apart from your theological education? (q94) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school33.6
2) Completed high school3339.8
3) Trade certificate/associate degree1821.7
4) Bachelor's degree from a university or college2327.7
5) Master's, doctorate, or other graduate degree67.2
Missing1 
TOTAL83100.0
435) I-GENDER: Are you: (q83) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male7898.7
2) Female11.3
Missing5 
TOTAL79100.0
436) I-MARITAL: Which of the following best describes your current marital status? (q87) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married7793.9
2) Divorced or separated11.2
3) Widowed22.4
4) In a committed relationship22.4
Missing2 
TOTAL82100.0