U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2011, Fast Growing Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Oversample Attender Survey

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) How often do you go to worship services at this congregation? (q1) (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) This is my first time2942.0
2) Hardly ever or special occasions only2231.5
3) Less than once a month2441.7
4) Once a month3582.5
5) Two or three times a month221115.3
6) Usually every week965466.7
7) More than once a week148810.3
Missing51 
TOTAL14472100.0
2) How long have you been going to worship services or activities at this congregation? (q2) (LNGATTND)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 1 year10417.2
2) 1-2 years147510.2
3) 3-5 years272618.9
4) 6-10 years265418.4
5) 11-20 years245817.0
6) More than 20 years365125.3
7) I am visiting from another congregation2781.9
8) I am visiting and do not regularly go anywhere else1511.0
Missing89 
TOTAL14434100.0
3) Are you currently a member of this congregation? (q3) (CURRMEMB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1135179.1
2) No, but I'm in the process of becoming a member2802.0
3) No, but I regularly participate here174012.1
4) No9876.9
Missing165 
TOTAL14358100.0
4) Are you regularly involved in any group activities here? (Mark all that apply.) Yes, in Sunday school, church school, or Sabbath school (q4a) (SUNSCHL)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked990968.2
1) Checked461431.8
TOTAL14523100.0
5) Are you regularly involved in any group activities here? (Mark all that apply.) Yes, in prayer, discussion, or Bible study groups (q4b) (PRAYGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1012569.7
1) Checked439830.3
TOTAL14523100.0
6) Are you regularly involved in any group activities here? (Mark all that apply.) Yes, in fellowships, clubs, or other social groups (q4c) (SOCLGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked825956.9
1) Checked626443.1
TOTAL14523100.0
7) Are you regularly involved in any group activities here? (Mark all that apply.) No, we have no group activities (q4d) (NOGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1396996.2
1) Checked5543.8
TOTAL14523100.0
8) Are you regularly involved in any group activities here? (Mark all that apply.) No, I am not regularly involved in group activities (q4e) (NOREGGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1028670.8
1) Checked423729.2
TOTAL14523100.0
9) Do you regularly take part in any activities of this congregation that reach out to the wider community (visitation, evangelism, outreach, community service, social justice)? (Mark all that apply.) Yes, in evangelism or outreach activities (q5a) (EVANACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1159179.8
1) Checked293220.2
TOTAL14523100.0
10) Do you regularly take part in any activities of this congregation that reach out to the wider community (visitation, evangelism, outreach, community service, social justice)? (Mark all that apply.) Yes, in community service, social justice, or advocacy activities of this congregation (q5b) (COMMSERV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked955465.8
1) Checked496934.2
TOTAL14523100.0
11) Do you regularly take part in any activities of this congregation that reach out to the wider community (visitation, evangelism, outreach, community service, social justice)? (Mark all that apply.) No, we don't have such activities (q5c) (NOACTV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1407596.9
1) Checked4483.1
TOTAL14523100.0
12) Do you regularly take part in any activities of this congregation that reach out to the wider community (visitation, evangelism, outreach, community service, social justice)? (Mark all that apply.) No, I am not regularly involved (q5d) (NOREGACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked735550.6
1) Checked716849.4
TOTAL14523100.0
13) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) Member of the governing board (q6a) (BOARDMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1294289.1
1) Checked158110.9
TOTAL14523100.0
14) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) Member of a congregational committee or task force (q6b) (COMMTTEE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1168680.5
1) Checked283719.5
TOTAL14523100.0
15) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) Leading or assisting in worship (q6c) (LEDWRSHP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1259386.7
1) Checked193013.3
TOTAL14523100.0
16) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) Officer or leader of men's, women's, youth, or other group (q6d) (LEADGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1312490.4
1) Checked13999.6
TOTAL14523100.0
17) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) Choir member, musician, or choir director (q6e) (CHOIRMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1207183.1
1) Checked245216.9
TOTAL14523100.0
18) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) Sunday school, church school, or Sabbath school teacher (q6f) (RELEDTCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1275887.8
1) Checked176512.2
TOTAL14523100.0
19) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) Other role not listed here (q6g) (OTHRROLE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1250586.1
1) Checked201813.9
TOTAL14523100.0
20) Do you currently have any of the following roles here? (Mark all that apply.) None (q6h) (NOROLE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked857859.1
1) Checked594540.9
TOTAL14523100.0
21) To what extent do the worship services or activities of this congregation help you with everyday living? (q7) (CONGHELP)
TOTAL%
1) A great extent887862.0
2) Some extent430930.1
3) A small extent8505.9
4) Not at all2822.0
Missing204 
TOTAL14319100.0
22) How often do you spend time in private devotional activities (such as prayer, meditation, reading the Bible alone)? (q8) (DEVOTNL)
TOTAL%
1) Every day or most days660145.8
2) A few times a week326022.6
3) Once a week6324.4
4) Occasionally263318.3
5) Hardly ever10047.0
6) Never2681.9
Missing125 
TOTAL14398100.0
23) Over the last year, how much have you grown in your faith? (Mark only one.) (q9) (GRWFAITH)
TOTAL%
1) No real growth9456.6
2) Some growth600142.2
3) Much growth, mainly through this congregation533937.5
4) Much growth, mainly through other groups or congregations7695.4
5) Much growth, mainly through my own private activities11818.3
Missing288 
TOTAL14235100.0
24) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (Mark only one.) (q10) (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word280619.6
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings673947.0
3) The Bible is the world of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context359625.1
4) The Bible is not the word of God, but contains God's word to us6884.8
5) The Bible is not the word of God, but is a valuable book2191.5
6) The Bible is an ancient book with little value today290.2
7) Don't know2641.8
Missing182 
TOTAL14341100.0
25) Do you agree or disagree with this statement: 'All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth'? (q11) (ALLGOOD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree173212.1
2) Agree462732.3
3) Neutral or unsure306521.4
4) Disagree302821.1
5) Strongly agree189413.2
Missing177 
TOTAL14346100.0
26) Do you agree or disagree: 'My spiritual needs are being met in this congregation or parish'? (q12) (NEEDSMET)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree559639.2
2) Agree675747.3
3) Neutral or unsure152410.7
4) Disagree3262.3
5) Strongly disagree840.6
Missing236 
TOTAL14287100.0
27) Which one of the following best describes your readiness to talk to others about your faith? (Mark only one.) (q13) (TALKFTH)
TOTAL%
1) I do not have faith, so the question is not applicable1230.9
2) I do not talk about my faith; my life and actions are sufficient143710.0
3) I find it hard to talk about my faith in ordinary language221815.5
4) I mostly feel at ease talking about my faith and do so if it comes up833858.2
5) I feel at ease talking about my faith and seek opportunities to do so219915.4
Missing208 
TOTAL14315100.0
28) Have you ever had a conversion experience or a moment of decisive faith commitment? (q14) (CONVEXP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes715551.8
2) No373827.1
3) Not sure291221.1
Missing718 
TOTAL13805100.0
29) Are you involved in any community service, social service, or advocacy groups not connected to this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Yes, social service or charity groups (q15a) (OTHSERV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked853258.7
1) Checked599141.3
TOTAL14523100.0
30) Are you involved in any community service, social service, or advocacy groups not connected to this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) Yes, advocacy, justice, or lobbying groups (q15b) (OTHADVO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1337992.1
1) Checked11447.9
TOTAL14523100.0
31) Are you involved in any community service, social service, or advocacy groups not connected to this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) No, I'm not involved with such groups (q15c) (NOINVOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked683247.0
1) Checked769153.0
TOTAL14523100.0
32) Would you be prepared to invite to a worship service here any of your friends and relatives who do not now attend a congregation? (q16) (INVITE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so in the past 12 months710650.0
2) Yes, but I have not done so in the past 12 months563139.6
3) No, probably not8255.8
4) No, definitely not930.7
5) Don't know5664.0
Missing302 
TOTAL14221100.0
33) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Loaned money to someone outside your family (q17a) (LOANED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1111776.5
1) Checked340623.5
TOTAL14523100.0
34) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Cared for someone outside your family who was very sick (q17b) (CARED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1113576.7
1) Checked338823.3
TOTAL14523100.0
35) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Helped someone outside your family find a job (q17c) (FINDJOB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1151279.3
1) Checked301120.7
TOTAL14523100.0
36) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Donated or prepared food for someone outside your family or congregation (q17d) (PREPFOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked615742.4
1) Checked836657.6
TOTAL14523100.0
37) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Will vote or did vote in the 2008 presidential election (q17e) (VOTED08)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked281219.4
1) Checked1171180.6
TOTAL14523100.0
38) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Donated money to a charitable organization (other than this congregation) (q17f) (DONATED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked330222.7
1) Checked1122177.3
TOTAL14523100.0
39) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Worked with others to try to solve a community problem (q17g) (WORKSOLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1091075.1
1) Checked361324.9
TOTAL14523100.0
40) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Contacted an elected official about a public issue (q17h) (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1126977.6
1) Checked325422.4
TOTAL14523100.0
41) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Contributed money to a political party or candidate (q17i) (CONTRIB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1172880.8
1) Checked279519.2
TOTAL14523100.0
42) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Spoke at a decision-making meeting of this congregation (q17j) (SPOKEMTG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1225984.4
1) Checked226415.6
TOTAL14523100.0
43) In the past 12 months, have you done any of the following? (Mark all that apply.) Went on a mission or service trip (q17k) (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1293089.0
1) Checked159311.0
TOTAL14523100.0
44) How satisfied are you with what is offered here for children and youth (less than 19 years of age)? (q18) (OFFRYTH)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied494934.9
2) Satisfied459332.3
3) Mixed feelings186813.2
4) Dissatisfied4112.9
5) Very dissatisfied1361.0
6) Not sure or not applicable224115.8
Missing325 
TOTAL14198100.0
45) Do you have any close friends in this congregation? (q19) (CONGFRND)
TOTAL%
1) No, I have little contact with others from this congregation outside of activities here11648.2
2) No, I have some friends in this congregation, but my closest friends are not involved here238616.7
3) Yes, I have some close friends here as well as other close friends who are not part of this congregation887262.2
4) Yes, most of my closest friends are part of this congregation184312.9
Missing258 
TOTAL14265100.0
46) Does this congregation have a clear vision, goals, or direction for its ministry and mission? (q20) (VISION)
TOTAL%
1) I am not aware of such a vision, goals, or direction11428.2
2) There are ideas but no clear vision, goals, or direction13189.5
3) Yes, and I am strongly committed to them634845.6
4) Yes, and I am partly committed to them421230.3
5) Yes, but I am not committed to them8976.4
Missing606 
TOTAL13917100.0
47) Which one statement best describes your involvement in the making of important decisions in this congregation? (q21) (INVDECID)
TOTAL%
1) I have been given the opportunity and often participate in decision-making296121.7
2) I have been given the opportunity and occasionally get involved in decision-making366926.9
3) I have been given the opportunity but don't usually get involved in decision-making390428.6
4) I have not been given an opportunity to be involved and this is fine with me261919.2
5) I have not been given an opportunity to be involved and I am not happy about this5013.7
Missing869 
TOTAL13654100.0
48) Do you have a strong sense of belonging to this congregation? (q22) (BELONGNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, a strong sense of belonging that is growing717150.5
2) Yes, a strong sense--about the same as last year394227.8
3) Yes, but perhaps not as strong as in the past11718.2
4) No, but I am new here6224.4
5) No, and I wish I did by now3052.1
6) No, but I am happy as I am5013.5
7) Not applicable4923.5
Missing319 
TOTAL14204100.0
49) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Traditional hymns (q23a) (TRADHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked451131.1
1) Checked1001268.9
TOTAL14523100.0
50) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Praise music or choruses (q23b) (PRAISMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1014669.9
1) Checked437730.1
TOTAL14523100.0
51) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Contemporary hymns (q23c) (CONTHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1147179.0
1) Checked305221.0
TOTAL14523100.0
52) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns) (q23d) (OTHCNTMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1278288.0
1) Checked174112.0
TOTAL14523100.0
53) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Sung responsorial psalms (q23e) (PSALMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1423298.0
1) Checked2912.0
TOTAL14523100.0
54) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Classical music or chorales (q23f) (CLASSMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1218883.9
1) Checked233516.1
TOTAL14523100.0
55) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Contemplative chants (Taize, Iona) (q23g) (CHANTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1421497.9
1) Checked3092.1
TOTAL14523100.0
56) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Music or songs from a variety of cultures (q23h) (MULTICUL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1315490.6
1) Checked13699.4
TOTAL14523100.0
57) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Gospel music (q23i) (GOSPEL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1222884.2
1) Checked229515.8
TOTAL14523100.0
58) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) No music or songs (q23j) (NOMUSIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1446099.6
1) Checked630.4
TOTAL14523100.0
59) While you may value many different styles of music, which two of the following do you prefer in congregational worship? (Mark up to two.) Don't know (q23k) (DKMUSIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1425398.1
1) Checked2701.9
TOTAL14523100.0
60) Do you agree or disagree: 'In general, there is a good match between our congregation and our minister, pastor, priest, or rabbi'? (q24) (GOODMTCH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree897663.4
2) Agree379826.8
3) Neutral or unsure10097.1
4) Disagree1541.1
5) Strongly disagree630.4
6) There is currently no leader here1641.2
Missing359 
TOTAL14164100.0
61) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Wider community care or social justice emphasis (q25a) (SOCJUST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1117276.9
1) Checked335123.1
TOTAL14523100.0
62) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Reaching those who do not attend church (q25b) (REACH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1296489.3
1) Checked155910.7
TOTAL14523100.0
63) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Traditional style of worship or music (q25c) (TRADSTYL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked885461.0
1) Checked566939.0
TOTAL14523100.0
64) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Contemporary style of worship or music (q25d) (CONTSTYL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1256886.5
1) Checked195513.5
TOTAL14523100.0
65) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Sharing in Holy Communion, Eucharist, or the Lord's Supper (q25e) (SHARCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1030771.0
1) Checked421629.0
TOTAL14523100.0
66) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Social activities or meeting new people (q25f) (SOCLACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1226184.4
1) Checked226215.6
TOTAL14523100.0
67) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Sermons, preaching, or homilies (q25g) (SERMONS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked798455.0
1) Checked653945.0
TOTAL14523100.0
68) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Bible study or prayer groups, other discussion groups (q25h) (BIBLSTDY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1173980.8
1) Checked278419.2
TOTAL14523100.0
69) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Ministry for children or youth (q25i) (KIDMNSTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1159879.9
1) Checked292520.1
TOTAL14523100.0
70) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Prayer ministry for one another (q25j) (PRAYMNST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1295389.2
1) Checked157010.8
TOTAL14523100.0
71) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Practical care for one another in times of need (q25k) (CAREOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1171280.6
1) Checked281119.4
TOTAL14523100.0
72) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) The congregation's school or pre-school (q25l) (CONGSCHL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1411797.2
1) Checked4062.8
TOTAL14523100.0
73) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Openness to social diversity (q25m) (DIVERSTY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1270387.5
1) Checked182012.5
TOTAL14523100.0
74) Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? (Mark up to three.) Adult church-school or Sabbath-school classes (q25n) (ADLTSCHL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1377694.9
1) Checked7475.1
TOTAL14523100.0
75) Before you started coming to this congregation, were you participating in another congregation? (q26) (PARTOTHR)
TOTAL%
1) No, I've come here for most or all of my life143910.3
2) No, before coming here I had not been attending any congregation for several years263518.8
3) No, before coming here I had never regularly attended7565.4
4) Yes, immediately prior to coming here, I was participating in another congregation915665.5
Missing537 
TOTAL13986100.0
76) Before you started coming here, what type of congregation did you attend? (Mark only one.) (q27) (OTHRTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Assembly of God1270.9
2) Baptist12018.8
3) Catholic8126.0
4) Episcopal3932.9
5) Lutheran6895.1
6) Methodist179313.2
7) Nazarene590.4
8) Non-denominational6604.9
9) Pentecostal1591.2
10) Presbyterian546140.2
11) Seventh-day Adventist220.2
12) United Church of Christ3682.7
13) Other6725.0
14) I did not attend another congregation before coming here11578.5
Missing950 
TOTAL13573100.0
77) In what year were you born? 19__(q28) (YEARBRN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1399353.05619
78) Are you: (q29) (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female834860.8
2) Male538239.2
Missing793 
TOTAL13730100.0
79) What is your employment status? (Mark all that apply.) Employed or self-employed full-time (q30a) (FULLTIME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked927963.9
1) Checked524436.1
TOTAL14523100.0
80) What is your employment status? (Mark all that apply.) Employed or self-employed part-time (q30b) (PARTTIME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1286788.6
1) Checked165611.4
TOTAL14523100.0
81) What is your employment status? (Mark all that apply.) Unemployed (q30c) (UNEMPLYD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1407496.9
1) Checked4493.1
TOTAL14523100.0
82) What is your employment status? (Mark all that apply.) Retired (q30d) (RETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked914062.9
1) Checked538337.1
TOTAL14523100.0
83) What is your employment status? (Mark all that apply.) Full-time homemaker (q30e) (HOMEMAKR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1357493.5
1) Checked9496.5
TOTAL14523100.0
84) What is your employment status? (Mark all that apply.) Student (q30f) (STUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1364193.9
1) Checked8826.1
TOTAL14523100.0
85) What is your employment status? (Mark all that apply.) Other (q30g) (OTHEREMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1418297.7
1) Checked3412.3
TOTAL14523100.0
86) What is the highest educational level you have completed? (q31) (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) No formal schooling300.2
2) Primary school through 8th grade (K-8)2011.4
3) Some high school5563.9
4) Completed high school296220.9
5) Trade certificate6034.2
6) Associate degree150910.6
7) Bachelor's degree from a university or college463432.6
8) Master's, Doctorate, or other graduate degree370326.1
Missing325 
TOTAL14198100.0
87) What is your present marital status? (Mark only one.)(q32) (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Never married154410.9
2) In first marriage751753.0
3) Remarried after divorce195413.8
4) Remarried after death of spouse3362.4
5) Living in a committed relationship3092.2
6) Separated1371.0
7) Divorced9296.6
8) Widowed145210.2
Missing345 
TOTAL14178100.0
88) Do you have a spouse or partner who is also completing a survey here? (q33) (SPOUSSUR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes758555.1
2) No618044.9
Missing758 
TOTAL13765100.0
89) What is your race or origin? (Mark all that apply.) Asian or Pacific Islander (q34a) (ASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1414697.4
1) Checked3772.6
TOTAL14523100.0
90) What is your race or origin? (Mark all that apply.) Black or African American (q34b) (BLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1394896.0
1) Checked5754.0
TOTAL14523100.0
91) What is your race or origin? (Mark all that apply.) Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin (q34c) (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1395796.1
1) Checked5663.9
TOTAL14523100.0
92) What is your race or origin? (Mark all that apply.) Indian (American) or Alaska Native (q34d) (NATAMER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1439899.1
1) Checked1250.9
TOTAL14523100.0
93) What is your race or origin? (Mark all that apply.) White or Caucasian (q34e) (WHITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked188913.0
1) Checked1263487.0
TOTAL14523100.0
94) What is your race or origin? (Mark all that apply.) Some other race (q34f) (OTHRRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1435198.8
1) Checked1721.2
TOTAL14523100.0
95) Where were you born? (q35) (WHEREBRN)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States1304192.1
2) In another English-speaking country4423.1
3) In a non-English-speaking country6804.8
Missing360 
TOTAL14163100.0
96) Where were your parents born? (q36) (PARBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Both born in the United States1227986.4
2) Only father born in the United States2952.1
3) Only mother born in the United States3592.5
4) Both father and mother born in another country12799.0
Missing311 
TOTAL14212100.0
97) Where did you live when you were 5 years old? (q37) (WHERE5)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States1293092.5
2) In another country10427.5
Missing551 
TOTAL13972100.0
98) When you were 5 years old, was English your primary language? (q38) (ENGLISH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1293193.2
2) No9496.8
Missing643 
TOTAL13880100.0
99) Which statement best describes the people who currently live in your household? (q39) (HHOLD)
TOTAL%
1) I live alone228916.3
2) A couple without children565740.3
3) One adult with child/children5864.2
4) Two or more adults with child/children433930.9
5) Some adults living in the same household11528.2
Missing500 
TOTAL14023100.0
100) About how much do you give financially to this congregation? (q41) (GIVECONG)
TOTAL%
1) I give 10% or more of net income regularly266519.5
2) I give about 5% to 9% of net income regularly470434.3
3) I give less than 5% of net income regularly357526.1
4) I give a small amount whenever I am here180713.2
5) I do not contribute financially here9446.9
Missing828 
TOTAL13695100.0
101) Which of the following describes your total annual household income before taxes? (q42) (HHINC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,0007605.9
2) $10,000 to $24,999141111.0
3) $25,000 to $49,999263120.5
4) $50,000 to $74,999261720.4
5) $75,000 to $99,999187414.6
6) $100,000 to $124,999137810.7
7) $125,000 to $149,9997025.5
8) $150,000 or more145511.3
Missing1695 
TOTAL12828100.0
102) How many people in your household (including you) are: Less than 6 years old (q43a) (HHLESS6)
TOTAL%
0) 0185258.2
1) 181425.6
2) 233210.4
3) 3642.0
4) 460.2
5) 530.1
6) 640.1
8) 810.0
98) Checked1073.4
Missing11340 
TOTAL3183100.0
103) How many people in your household (including you) are: 6 to 12 years old (q43b) (HH6TO12)
TOTAL%
0) 0171046.1
1) 1119732.3
2) 261816.7
3) 3832.2
4) 4150.4
5) 530.1
6) 610.0
7) 710.0
98) Checked812.2
Missing10814 
TOTAL3709100.0
104) How many people in your household (including you) are: 13 to 18 years old (q43c) (HH13TO18)
TOTAL%
0) 0150139.8
1) 1138036.6
2) 270818.8
3) 3631.7
4) 4120.3
6) 630.1
8) 810.0
11) 1110.0
98) Checked1062.8
Missing10748 
TOTAL3775100.0
105) How many people in your household (including you) are: 19 to 24 years old (q43d) (HH19TO24)
TOTAL%
0) 0162751.7
1) 199431.6
2) 235611.3
3) 3551.7
4) 4150.5
5) 540.1
6) 630.1
7) 740.1
8) 810.0
9) 940.1
98) Checked812.6
Missing11379 
TOTAL3144100.0
106) How many people in your household (including you) are: 25 years old or older (q43e) (HH25OLDR)
TOTAL%
0) 01871.4
1) 1196014.7
2) 2889466.8
3) 36915.2
4) 41521.1
5) 5270.2
6) 670.1
7) 760.0
8) 820.0
9) 910.0
10) 1010.0
13) 1310.0
20) 2030.0
22) 2210.0
23) 2310.0
32) 3210.0
44) 4410.0
89) 8910.0
93) 9310.0
98) Checked137910.4
Missing1206 
TOTAL13317100.0
107) How many people in your household (including you) participate here: Less than 6 years old (q44a) (PRTLESS6)
TOTAL%
0) 0165356.5
1) 177926.6
2) 230310.4
3) 3561.9
4) 470.2
5) 520.1
6) 630.1
8) 810.0
9) 910.0
98) Checked1194.1
Missing11599 
TOTAL2924100.0
108) How many people in your household (including you) participate here: 6 to 12 years old (q44b) (PRT6TO12)
TOTAL%
0) 0152544.3
1) 1113933.1
2) 260617.6
3) 3792.3
4) 4110.3
6) 620.1
8) 810.0
9) 930.1
22) 2210.0
98) Checked752.2
Missing11081 
TOTAL3442100.0
109) How many people in your household (including you) participate here: 13 to 18 years old (q44c) (PR13TO18)
TOTAL%
0) 0136040.2
1) 1130038.4
2) 258117.2
3) 3431.3
4) 470.2
5) 510.0
6) 610.0
23) 2310.0
98) Checked882.6
Missing11141 
TOTAL3382100.0
110) How many people in your household (including you) participate here: 19 to 24 years old (q44d) (PR19TO24)
TOTAL%
0) 0153360.2
1) 172828.6
2) 21877.3
3) 3150.6
4) 480.3
5) 510.0
6) 640.2
7) 710.0
8) 820.1
9) 930.1
98) Checked642.5
Missing11977 
TOTAL2546100.0
111) How many people in your household (including you) participate here: 25 years old or older (q44e) (PR25OLDR)
TOTAL%
0) 02722.1
1) 1320424.9
2) 2797061.8
3) 32902.2
4) 4480.4
5) 560.0
6) 630.0
7) 770.1
9) 930.0
10) 1010.0
13) 1320.0
21) 2130.0
23) 2310.0
31) 3110.0
68) 6810.0
91) 9110.0
93) 9320.0
98) Checked10788.4
Missing1630 
TOTAL12893100.0
112) How many children of any age do you have, whether they live at home or elsewhere? Please write the number: (q45) (NUMBCHLD)
TOTAL%
0) 0240217.5
1) 1173512.6
2) 2498236.3
3) 3277920.2
4) 410387.6
5) 53932.9
6) 61701.2
7) 7530.4
8) 8280.2
9) 9130.1
10) 1080.1
11) 1150.0
12) 1220.0
13) 1340.0
14) 1410.0
15) 1530.0
18) 1810.0
19) 1910.0
20) 2010.0
21) 2110.0
22) 2220.0
23) 2310.0
25) 2510.0
26) 2610.0
30) 3030.0
31) 3120.0
33) 3310.0
36) 3610.0
42) 4210.0
43) 4320.0
49) 4910.0
51) 5110.0
52) 5210.0
60) 6020.0
62) 6230.0
63) 6320.0
64) 6420.0
72) 7210.0
98) Checked820.6
Missing793 
TOTAL13730100.0
113) How many of your children of any age live at home with you? Please write the number: (q46) (CHLDHOME)
TOTAL%
0) 0888065.7
1) 1200314.8
2) 2177413.1
3) 35734.2
4) 41351.0
5) 5310.2
6) 6110.1
7) 780.1
8) 850.0
9) 920.0
10) 1010.0
11) 1130.0
12) 1220.0
14) 1410.0
15) 1510.0
18) 1810.0
19) 1910.0
20) 2010.0
29) 2910.0
36) 3610.0
42) 4210.0
55) 5510.0
60) 6040.0
61) 6120.0
62) 6230.0
67) 6710.0
80) 8010.0
98) Checked750.6
Missing1000 
TOTAL13523100.0
114) How long does it usually take you to get there? (q47) (HOWLONG)
TOTAL%
1) 1-5 minutes304923.8
2) 6-10 minutes394230.7
3) 11-15 minutes261620.4
4) 16-20 minutes166813.0
5) 21-30 minutes11128.7
6) More than 30 minutes4403.4
Missing1696 
TOTAL12827100.0
115) Compared to 2 years ago, do you think you participate in activities of the congregation more, less, or about the same amount as you did then? (q48) (MORELESS)
TOTAL%
1) Participate more410532.2
2) About the same participation607747.7
3) Participate less159412.5
4) Not applicable (been coming less than 2 years)9577.5
Missing1790 
TOTAL12733100.0
116) Have this congregation's leaders encouraged you to find and use your gifts and skills here? (q49) (USEGIFTS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, to a great extent459136.4
2) Yes, to some extent452535.9
3) Yes, to a small extent190815.1
4) Not at all8036.4
5) Don't know7746.1
Missing1922 
TOTAL12601100.0
117) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) A sense of God's presence (q50a) (SENSEGOD)
TOTAL%
1) Always515642.0
2) Usually462137.6
3) Sometimes207616.9
4) Rarely4283.5
Missing2242 
TOTAL12281100.0
118) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) Inspiration (q50b) (INSPIRTN)
TOTAL%
1) Always388432.4
2) Usually552646.1
3) Sometimes227719.0
4) Rarely3102.6
Missing2526 
TOTAL11997100.0
119) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) Boredom (q50c) (BOREDOM)
TOTAL%
1) Always1301.1
2) Usually3202.8
3) Sometimes284525.0
4) Rarely807171.0
Missing3157 
TOTAL11366100.0
120) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) Awe or mystery (q50d) (AWE)
TOTAL%
1) Always6766.0
2) Usually209418.7
3) Sometimes552949.4
4) Rarely289425.9
Missing3330 
TOTAL11193100.0
121) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) Joy (q50e) (JOY)
TOTAL%
1) Always383032.2
2) Usually532444.8
3) Sometimes235119.8
4) Rarely3723.1
Missing2646 
TOTAL11877100.0
122) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) Frustration (q50f) (FRUSTRAT)
TOTAL%
1) Always850.8
2) Usually3533.1
3) Sometimes250922.2
4) Rarely837674.0
Missing3200 
TOTAL11323100.0
123) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) Spontaneity (q50g) (SPONTNTY)
TOTAL%
1) Always8027.2
2) Usually242721.8
3) Sometimes549749.4
4) Rarely239421.5
Missing3403 
TOTAL11120100.0
124) How often do you experience the following during worship services at this congregation? (Mark one response in every row.) A sense of fulfilling my obligation (q50h) (FULFILL)
TOTAL%
1) Always208418.2
2) Usually531846.5
3) Sometimes291925.5
4) Rarely11259.8
Missing3077 
TOTAL11446100.0
125) Do you agree or disagree: 'Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved'? (q51) (ONLYJC)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree313324.6
2) Agree292123.0
3) Neutral or unsure261920.6
4) Disagree256520.2
5) Strongly disagree147211.6
Missing1813 
TOTAL12710100.0
126) Do you agree or disagree: 'I have a sense of excitement about our congregation's future'? (q52) (EXCITE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree422033.4
2) Agree583346.1
3) Neutral or unsure227218.0
4) Disagree2552.0
5) Strongly disagree630.5
Missing1880 
TOTAL12643100.0
127) Over the last two years, has there been any conflict in this congregation? (Mark only one.) (q53) (CONFLICT)
TOTAL%
1) No conflict that I am aware of526741.6
2) Some minor conflict424233.5
3) Major conflict5334.2
4) Major conflict, with leaders or people leaving5884.6
5) Don't know203216.0
Missing1861 
TOTAL12662100.0
128) Of the following, which one best describes your opinion of the future directions of this congregation? (q54) (FUTURE)
TOTAL%
1) We need to get back to the way we did things in the past2512.0
2) We are faithfully maintaining past directions144911.6
3) We are currently deciding on new directions338727.1
4) We are currently moving in new directions419133.5
5) We need to rethink where we are heading6925.5
6) Our future is very unclear or doubtful1901.5
7) Don't know235718.8
Missing2006 
TOTAL12517100.0
129) Do you agree or disagree: 'This congregation is always ready to try something new'? (q55) (TRYNEW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree176014.0
2) Agree615048.8
3) Neutral or unsure380230.2
4) Disagree7976.3
5) Strongly disagree900.7
Missing1924 
TOTAL12599100.0
130) To what extent does the minister, pastor, or priest here take into account the ideas of those who worship here? (q56) (IDEAS)
TOTAL%
1) A great extent651851.6
2) Some extent365228.9
3) A small extent4633.7
4) Not at all750.6
5) Don't know178614.1
6) There is currently no leader here1281.0
Missing1901 
TOTAL12622100.0
131) Which of the following is the best description of the style of leadership of your pastor, minister, or priest? (q57) (LEADSTYL)
TOTAL%
1) Leadership that tends to take charge178414.2
2) Leadership that inspires people to take action710456.5
3) Leadership that acts on goals that people here have been involved in setting210416.7
4) Leadership where the people start most things3172.5
5) There is currently no leader here1991.6
6) Don't know10588.4
Missing1957 
TOTAL12566100.0
132) Do you agree or disagree: 'God is directly involved in worldly affairs'? (q58) (GODINVLV)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree487338.5
2) Agree462736.6
3) Neutral or unsure234818.6
4) Disagree6285.0
5) Strongly disagree1281.0
6) I don't believe in God430.3
Missing1876 
TOTAL12647100.0
133) Do you agree or disagree: 'God is angered by human sin'? (q59) (GODANGER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree341627.0
2) Agree471637.3
3) Neutral or unsure264020.9
4) Disagree142311.3
5) Strongly disagree3863.1
6) I don't believe in God500.4
Missing1892 
TOTAL12631100.0
134) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (q60) (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative10828.6
2) Conservative504040.3
3) Right in the middle376230.1
4) Liberal206516.5
5) Very liberal5664.5
Missing2008 
TOTAL12515100.0
135) Ten year trends total members 2008 (TOTMEM08)
TOTAL%
82) 646.0
149) 726.7
189) 13512.6
220) 12912.1
234) 22120.7
281) 16115.0
413) 14313.4
596) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
136) Ten year trends total attendance 2008 (ATTEND08)
TOTAL%
103) 727.2
125) 14314.2
189) 13513.4
200) 12912.8
210) 14514.4
217) 16116.0
330) 22122.0
Missing13517 
TOTAL1006100.0
137) Ten year trends total members 2007 (TOTMEM07)
TOTAL%
82) 646.0
132) 726.7
196) 13512.6
245) 12912.1
256) 22120.7
290) 16115.0
406) 14313.4
580) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
138) Ten year trend total attendance 2007 (ATTEND07)
TOTAL%
98) 727.2
125) 14314.2
173) 13513.4
182) 12912.8
200) 16116.0
260) 14514.4
330) 22122.0
Missing13517 
TOTAL1006100.0
139) Ten year trends total membes 2006 (TOTMEM06)
TOTAL%
82) 646.0
127) 726.7
205) 13512.6
268) 22120.7
272) 12912.1
286) 16115.0
392) 14313.4
580) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
140) Ten year trends total attendance 2006 (ATTEND06)
TOTAL%
53) 646.9
96) 727.8
166) 13514.6
175) 12913.9
191) 16117.4
265) 14515.6
330) 22123.8
Missing13596 
TOTAL927100.0
141) Ten year trends total members 2005 (TOTMEM05)
TOTAL%
74) 646.0
112) 726.7
202) 13512.6
261) 12912.1
268) 22120.7
274) 16115.0
431) 14313.4
580) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
142) Ten year trends total attendance 2005 (ATTEND05)
TOTAL%
60) 646.0
81) 726.7
150) 12912.1
156) 13512.6
160) 14313.4
181) 16115.0
257) 14513.6
325) 22120.7
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
143) Ten year trends total members 2004 (TOTMEM04)
TOTAL%
79) 646.0
129) 726.7
198) 13512.6
253) 12912.1
266) 16115.0
275) 22120.7
422) 14313.4
554) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
144) Ten year trends total attendance 2004 (ATTEND04)
TOTAL%
48) 646.0
75) 726.7
110) 14513.6
150) 12912.1
156) 13512.6
167) 14313.4
176) 16115.0
275) 22120.7
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
145) Ten year trends total members 2003 (TOTMEM03)
TOTAL%
82) 646.0
118) 726.7
209) 13512.6
246) 12912.1
265) 16115.0
280) 22120.7
385) 14313.4
537) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
146) Ten year trends total attendance 2003 (ATTEND03)
TOTAL%
66) 646.0
85) 726.7
150) 14313.4
164) 13512.6
180) 12912.1
185) 16115.0
222) 14513.6
250) 22120.7
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
147) Ten year trends total members 2002 (TOTMEM02)
TOTAL%
79) 646.0
130) 726.7
209) 13512.6
247) 12912.1
261) 22120.7
272) 16115.0
360) 14313.4
504) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
148) Ten year trends total attendance 2002 (ATTEND02)
TOTAL%
65) 646.0
77) 726.7
115) 14313.4
172) 13512.6
175) 12912.1
176) 16115.0
230) 14513.6
275) 22120.7
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
149) Ten year trends total members 2001 (TOTMEM01)
TOTAL%
80) 646.0
145) 726.7
213) 13512.6
260) 16115.0
266) 22120.7
280) 12912.1
403) 14313.4
480) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
150) Ten year trends total attendance 2001 (ATTEND01)
TOTAL%
95) 728.3
172) 13515.6
176) 16118.7
185) 12914.9
215) 14516.8
275) 22125.6
Missing13660 
TOTAL863100.0
151) Ten year trends total members 2000 (TOTMEM00)
TOTAL%
80) 646.0
134) 726.7
210) 13512.6
254) 22120.7
280) 12912.1
296) 16115.0
394) 14313.4
474) 14513.6
Missing13453 
TOTAL1070100.0
152) Ten year trends total attendance 2000 (ATTEND00)
TOTAL%
65) 646.9
88) 727.8
168) 13514.6
171) 16117.4
193) 12913.9
225) 14515.6
275) 22123.8
Missing13596 
TOTAL927100.0
153) Presbyterian attenders (CHURGO10)
TOTAL%
0) Switcher1320690.9
1) Transfer13179.1
TOTAL14523100.0
154) Transfer (TRANSFER)
TOTAL%
0) 203960.8
1) 131739.2
Missing11167 
TOTAL3356100.0
155) Attended five years or less (NEWPEOP)
TOTAL%
1) First-timer3647.6
2) Returnee109722.8
3) Switcher203942.3
4) Transfer131727.3
Missing9706 
TOTAL4817100.0
156) Gender for HH calculations (HHGENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female834860.8
2) Male538239.2
Missing793 
TOTAL13730100.0
157) Spouse survey for HH calculations (HHSPOUSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes758552.2
2) No693847.8
TOTAL14523100.0
158) Year (YEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL139931953.05619
159) Age (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1385957.96818
160) Age group (AGEGRP)
TOTAL%
1) 15-247915.7
2) 25-44242317.5
3) 45-64504536.4
4) 65 & older560040.4
Missing664 
TOTAL13859100.0
161) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
3) Presbyterian growing1331895.6
5) Presbyterian new and growing6134.4
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
162) Average weekly attendance: 2011 (WATT11)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12624241.597189
163) Average weekly attendance: 2010 (WATT10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12743242.913186
164) Average weekly attendance: 2009 (WATT09)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12611244.83193
165) Average weekly attendance: 2008 (WATT08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13617237.271175
166) Average weekly attendance: 2007 (WATT07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13472227.361180
167) Average weekly attendance: 2006 (WATT06)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13349219.722174
168) Average weekly attendance: 2005 (WATT05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13054222.117185
169) Average weekly attendance: 2004 (WATT04)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12961206.652159
170) Community involvement: mailed newsletters (NWSLTTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked441331.7
1) Checked951868.3
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
171) Community involvement: placed paid ad in paper (PLACEAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601943.2
1) Checked791256.8
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
172) Community involvement: advertised on radio or TV (RADIOAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1159283.2
1) Checked233916.8
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
173) Community involvement: placed paid ad in phonebook (PHONEBK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked962269.1
1) Checked430930.9
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
174) Community involvement: established a website for the congregation (WEBSITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2351.7
1) Checked1369698.3
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
175) Community involvement: had an activity to meet people (ACTVTY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked578641.5
1) Checked814558.5
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
176) Community involvement: conducted a survey of the area (CONSURVY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1156483.0
1) Checked236717.0
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
177) Community involvement: encouraged people to invite others (ENINVOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked179012.8
1) Checked1214187.2
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
178) Community involvement: tried to ID and contact people who moved into the area (CONTNEW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1020073.2
1) Checked373126.8
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
179) Community involvement: sponsored public event (EVENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked936567.2
1) Checked456632.8
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
180) Community involvement: sent material to people who visited the congregation (SENTMAT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7375.3
1) Checked1319494.7
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
181) Community involvement: sent e-mail to people who visited the congregation (SENTEMAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked558040.1
1) Checked835159.9
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
182) Community involvement: call people who visited the congregation (CALLVIST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked519437.3
1) Checked873762.7
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
183) Community involvement: visit people who visited the congregation (VISIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked913065.5
1) Checked480134.5
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
184) Community involvement: special committee to work on recruiting new members (COMMITTE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked799957.4
1) Checked593242.6
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
185) Community involvement: used social media for the congregation (SOCMEDIA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked494935.5
1) Checked898264.5
Missing592 
TOTAL13931100.0
186) Size (SIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL14523243.118177
187) I-AGE: Age group (for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 15-247915.7
2) 25-44242317.5
3) 45-64504536.4
4) 65 & older560040.4
Missing664 
TOTAL13859100.0
188) I-ATTEND: How often do you go to worship services at this congregation? (q1) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Less than once a month7615.3
2) Once a month3582.5
3) Two or three times a month221115.3
4) Once a week or more1114277.0
Missing51 
TOTAL14472100.0
189) I-EDUC: What is the highest educational level you have completed? (q31) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school7875.5
2) High school diploma296220.9
3) Trade certificate or Associate degree211214.9
4) Bachelor's degree from a university or college463432.6
5) Master's, Doctorate, or other graduate degree370326.1
Missing325 
TOTAL14198100.0
190) I-GENDER: Are you: (q29) (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female834860.8
2) Male538239.2
Missing793 
TOTAL13730100.0
191) I-INCOME: Which of the following describes your total annual household income before taxes? (q42) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $25,000217116.9
2) $25,000 to $49,999263120.5
3) $50,000 to $74,999261720.4
4) $75,000 to $99,999187414.6
5) $100,000 or more353527.6
Missing1695 
TOTAL12828100.0
192) I-THEOLOGY: Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (q60) (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative10828.6
2) Conservative504040.3
3) Right in the middle376230.1
4) Liberal206516.5
5) Very liberal5664.5
Missing2008 
TOTAL12515100.0