U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2008/2009, United Methodist Church Congregational Profile Survey

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Congregation ID (CONGREGA)
2) In what year was this congregation officially founded? (Q1) (FOUNDED)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1291884.55840
3) What is the approximate seating capacity of the space where your largest worship service is held? (Q2) (CAPACITY)
TOTAL%
50) 10.7
60) 10.7
70) 21.4
75) 32.2
80) 10.7
90) 64.3
95) 10.7
100) 96.5
110) 42.9
120) 75.0
125) 64.3
127) 10.7
130) 32.2
140) 10.7
144) 10.7
145) 10.7
150) 1410.1
155) 10.7
160) 10.7
164) 10.7
175) 85.8
180) 10.7
186) 10.7
200) 139.4
215) 10.7
220) 53.6
225) 42.9
230) 10.7
238) 10.7
245) 10.7
250) 128.6
260) 10.7
270) 10.7
275) 10.7
300) 53.6
315) 10.7
330) 10.7
350) 75.0
400) 32.2
500) 10.7
600) 10.7
620) 10.7
644) 10.7
660) 10.7
700) 10.7
Missing2 
TOTAL139100.0
4) Is this congregation's primary worship service held in a church, temple, mosque, or some other kind of building? (Mark only one.) (Q3) (BUILDING)
TOTAL%
1) A church14099.3
6) A school building10.7
TOTAL141100.0
5) Does this building belong to your congregation or does it belong to another group that loans or rents space to you? (Q4) (BLDBLONG)
TOTAL%
1) Building belongs to our congregation or denomination13898.6
2) Building belongs to another group, and we rent the space21.4
Missing1 
TOTAL140100.0
6) How often is this congregation's building or facilities used or rented by community groups not connected to the congregation? (Q5) (RENTGRPS)
TOTAL%
1) At least weekly6647.1
2) At least monthly139.3
3) Less often4230.0
4) Never1812.9
5) The building doesn't belong to our congregation10.7
Missing1 
TOTAL140100.0
7) Does this congregation hold services in more than one location (such as satellite locations)? (Do not include more than one worship space at the same location.) (Q6) (LOCATNS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes85.8
2) No13194.2
Missing2 
TOTAL139100.0
8) Does this congregation hold services in more than one location (such as satellite locations)? (Do not include more than one worship space at the same location.) Yes, at ____ different sites. (Q6A) (NUMBLOCS)
TOTAL%
1) 562.5
2) 225.0
3) 112.5
Missing133 
TOTAL8100.0
9) Is this congregation formally affiliated with a denomination, convention, or some similar kind of association? (Q7) (AFFILIAT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13697.8
2) No32.2
Missing2 
TOTAL139100.0
10) If yes, what are the names of all denominations or other associations that this congregation belongs to? (Q8A) (DENOM1)
TOTAL%
154) Union American Methodist Episcopal Church10.7
155) United Methodist Church14099.3
TOTAL141100.0
11) If yes, what are the names of all denominations or other associations that this congregation belongs to? (Q8B) (DENOM2)
TOTAL%
155) United Methodist Church150.0
204) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)150.0
Missing139 
TOTAL2100.0
12) How many people are associated in any way with the religious life of this congregation—counting both adults and children, counting both regular and irregular participants, counting both official or registered members and also participating nonmembers? What is the total number of persons associated with this congregation to any degree at all? (Q9) (CONGSIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL137307.453394
13) How many people — counting both adults and children — regularly participate in the religious life of this congregation—whether or not they are officially members of this congregation? (Q10) (REGPART)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL138137.029152
14) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Less than 5 years old. (Q11A) (CHILD1)
TOTAL%
0) 1511.4
1) 86.1
2) 1712.9
3) 1410.6
4) 118.3
5) 86.1
6) 43.0
7) 43.0
8) 43.0
9) 32.3
10) 1813.6
11) 10.8
12) 32.3
14) 10.8
15) 32.3
18) 21.5
19) 10.8
20) 53.8
25) 10.8
35) 32.3
36) 10.8
40) 10.8
42) 10.8
50) 21.5
110) 10.8
Missing9 
TOTAL132100.0
15) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? 5 to 11 years old. (Q11B) (CHILD2)
TOTAL%
0) 96.8
1) 107.6
2) 107.6
3) 86.1
4) 64.5
5) 43.0
6) 64.5
7) 21.5
8) 53.8
9) 10.8
10) 1612.1
11) 53.8
12) 64.5
13) 10.8
14) 10.8
15) 86.1
16) 21.5
18) 10.8
20) 10.8
24) 10.8
25) 64.5
26) 10.8
28) 10.8
30) 21.5
32) 10.8
33) 10.8
35) 10.8
39) 10.8
40) 43.0
42) 10.8
45) 10.8
50) 10.8
60) 21.5
70) 10.8
75) 10.8
77) 10.8
80) 10.8
84) 10.8
92) 10.8
Missing9 
TOTAL132100.0
16) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? 12 to 18 years old. (Q11C) (CHILD3)
TOTAL%
0) 129.2
1) 129.2
2) 75.3
3) 43.1
4) 75.3
5) 107.6
6) 64.6
7) 43.1
8) 86.1
9) 21.5
10) 118.4
12) 10.8
13) 10.8
14) 21.5
15) 96.9
16) 21.5
17) 10.8
18) 21.5
19) 10.8
20) 43.1
21) 10.8
22) 10.8
25) 32.3
27) 10.8
28) 10.8
30) 32.3
32) 10.8
35) 10.8
36) 10.8
40) 10.8
42) 21.5
45) 43.1
52) 10.8
55) 10.8
60) 21.5
84) 10.8
Missing10 
TOTAL131100.0
17) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Adults (19 years old and older). (Q11D) (PARTNO2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL134107.037155
18) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2008 (Q12A) (AVATT08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13594.06794
19) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2007 (Q12B) (AVATT07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13394.30195
20) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2006 (Q12C) (AVATT06)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13393.82797
21) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2005 (Q12D) (AVATT05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12895.609101
22) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2004 (Q12E) (AVATT04)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL126100.484109
23) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2003 (Q12F) (AVATT03)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL124103.315113
24) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2002 (Q12G) (AVATT02)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL126103.452114
25) For each of the last seven years, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. 2001 (Q12H) (AVATT01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL121109.645121
26) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_1) Mailed or distributed newsletters, letters, or flyers. (MAILED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4934.8
1) Checked9265.2
TOTAL141100.0
27) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_2) Placed a paid ad in a newspaper or magazine. (ADNEWS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7150.4
1) Checked7049.6
TOTAL141100.0
28) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_3) Advertised on the radio or TV. (ADRADIO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11682.3
1) Checked2517.7
TOTAL141100.0
29) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_4) Placed a paid ad in the phone book or yellow pages. (ADPHONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10473.8
1) Checked3726.2
TOTAL141100.0
30) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_5) Established or maintained a website for the congregation. (WEBSITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5136.2
1) Checked9063.8
TOTAL141100.0
31) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_6) Had an activity (fair, chili supper) to meet people in the neighborhood. (ACTIVITY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6344.7
1) Checked7855.3
TOTAL141100.0
32) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_7) Conducted or used a survey of the community. (CONDSURV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12487.9
1) Checked1712.1
TOTAL141100.0
33) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_8) Encouraged people already in the congregation to invite a new person. (ENCINVTE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1611.3
1) Checked12588.7
TOTAL141100.0
34) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_9) Tried to identify and contact people who recently moved into the area. (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9466.7
1) Checked4733.3
TOTAL141100.0
35) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_10) Sponsored or participated in a worship service or other public event intended to bring people into this congregation. (PUBEVENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7956.0
1) Checked6244.0
TOTAL141100.0
36) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_11) Sent a letter or other material to people who visited this congregation. (SNTLETTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3726.2
1) Checked10473.8
TOTAL141100.0
37) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_12) Sent an email to people who visited this congregation. (SNTEMAIL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9970.2
1) Checked4229.8
TOTAL141100.0
38) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_13) Had someone from your congregation telephone people who visited this congregation. (PHNEVIST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8258.2
1) Checked5941.8
TOTAL141100.0
39) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_14) Had someone from your congregation go to the home of people who visited this congregation. (HOMEVIST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8258.2
1) Checked5941.8
TOTAL141100.0
40) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) (Q13_15) Had a special committee to work on recruiting new members. (COMITTEE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10373.0
1) Checked3827.0
TOTAL141100.0
41) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) (Q14_1) In another part of the United States. (ASSISTUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6948.9
1) Checked7251.1
TOTAL141100.0
42) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) (Q14_2) In another country. (ASSISTAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11380.1
1) Checked2819.9
TOTAL141100.0
43) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) (Q14_3) Neither. (ASSISTNE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7855.3
1) Checked6344.7
TOTAL141100.0
44) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_1) Housing for senior citizens (nursing homes, assisted living). (SRVSNIOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13495.0
1) Checked75.0
TOTAL141100.0
45) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_2) Housing for other groups (crisis, youth shelters, homeless, students). (SRVHOUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12185.8
1) Checked2014.2
TOTAL141100.0
46) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_3) Other senior citizen programs or assistance (Meals on Wheels, transportation). (SRVOTHSR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9164.5
1) Checked5035.5
TOTAL141100.0
47) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_4) Prison or jail ministry. (SRVPRISN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11480.9
1) Checked2719.1
TOTAL141100.0
48) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_5) Care for persons with disabilities (skills training, respite care, home care). (SRVDISAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12185.8
1) Checked2014.2
TOTAL141100.0
49) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_6) Counseling or support groups (marriage or bereavement counseling, parenting programs, women's groups). (SRVCNSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7855.3
1) Checked6344.7
TOTAL141100.0
50) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_7) Substance abuse or 12-step recovery programs. (SRVSUBST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11480.9
1) Checked2719.1
TOTAL141100.0
51) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_8) Other programs for children and youth (job training, literacy program, scouting, sports). (SRVYOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7553.2
1) Checked6646.8
TOTAL141100.0
52) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_9) Programs or activities for college students. (SRVSTDNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12185.8
1) Checked2014.2
TOTAL141100.0
53) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_10) Emergency relief or material assistance (free meals, food, clothes for the needy). (SRVEMRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3323.4
1) Checked10876.6
TOTAL141100.0
54) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_11) Financial literacy programs or other help with budgeting, debt management, or investing. (SRVFINAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11883.7
1) Checked2316.3
TOTAL141100.0
55) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_12) Health-related programs and activities (blood drives, screenings, health education). (SRVHLTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8560.3
1) Checked5639.7
TOTAL141100.0
56) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_13) Programs or services for persons with HIV or AIDS. (SRVHIV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13797.2
1) Checked42.8
TOTAL141100.0
57) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_14) Immigrant support activities (English as a second language, refugee support, interpreting service). (SRVIMMG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12991.5
1) Checked128.5
TOTAL141100.0
58) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_15) Activities for unemployed people (preparation for job seeking, skills training). (SRVUNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12991.5
1) Checked128.5
TOTAL141100.0
59) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_16) Voter registration or voter education. (SRVVOTER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13092.2
1) Checked117.8
TOTAL141100.0
60) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_17) Community organizing or neighborhood action groups. (SRVCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12790.1
1) Checked149.9
TOTAL141100.0
61) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_18) Political or social justice activities (civil rights or human rights). (SRVPOLIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12790.1
1) Checked149.9
TOTAL141100.0
62) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_19) Animal welfare or environmental activities. (SRVANIML)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12890.8
1) Checked139.2
TOTAL141100.0
63) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_20) Other welfare, community service, or social action activities not mentioned above. (SRVOTHWL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9668.1
1) Checked4531.9
TOTAL141100.0
64) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_21) Sporting activities or teams (intramural teams). (SRVSPORT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12085.1
1) Checked2114.9
TOTAL141100.0
65) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_22) Arts, music, or cultural activities or programs. (SRVARTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9567.4
1) Checked4632.6
TOTAL141100.0
66) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_23) Hobby or craft groups. (SRVHBBY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9466.7
1) Checked4733.3
TOTAL141100.0
67) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_24) Other social, recreational, or leisure activities. (SRVOTHSC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8459.6
1) Checked5740.4
TOTAL141100.0
68) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for this congregation's members or for people in the community? (Mark all that apply.) (Q15_25) Transportation to bring people to worship services. (SRVTRANS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9265.2
1) Checked4934.8
TOTAL141100.0
69) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q16_1) We do not have such groups here. (GRPSNONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10171.6
1) Checked4028.4
TOTAL141100.0
70) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q16_2) A group or groups meet here, but they are not central to our congregational life. (GRPMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10373.0
1) Checked3827.0
TOTAL141100.0
71) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q16_3) Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in the congregation. (GRPINVCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10473.8
1) Checked3726.2
TOTAL141100.0
72) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q16_4) Small groups are an important part of our strategy for spiritual development and discipleship. (GRPSPRTL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8459.6
1) Checked5740.4
TOTAL141100.0
73) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q16_5) Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in community service or ministry. (GRPINVSV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11883.7
1) Checked2316.3
TOTAL141100.0
74) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q17_1) We have no organized prayer groups. (PRAYNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11279.4
1) Checked2920.6
TOTAL141100.0
75) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q17_2) We have prayer groups, but they meet infrequently or only at certain times of the year (Lent, revivals). (PRAYINFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12085.1
1) Checked2114.9
TOTAL141100.0
76) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q17_3) We have regular prayer groups that are part of our small group or cell program or are attached to specific classes, groups or ministries. (PRAYSMGR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9366.0
1) Checked4834.0
TOTAL141100.0
77) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q17_4) We have some other type of prayer groups. (PRAYOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7855.3
1) Checked6344.7
TOTAL141100.0
78) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_1) Follow-up visits by clergy, lay leaders, or members. (FOLLOWUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7855.3
1) Checked6344.7
TOTAL141100.0
79) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_2) Designated people extend hospitality or invite them for meals. (EXTNDHSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12286.5
1) Checked1913.5
TOTAL141100.0
80) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_3) A group or course for new members. (GRPNEW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9567.4
1) Checked4632.6
TOTAL141100.0
81) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_4) Invitation to join a small group, fellowship group, or similar group. (INVJOIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6344.7
1) Checked7855.3
TOTAL141100.0
82) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_5) Invitation to participate in leading worship (such as scripture reading, singing, taking the offering). (INVPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9164.5
1) Checked5035.5
TOTAL141100.0
83) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_6) Invitation to take on a task within the congregation. (INVTSKCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5236.9
1) Checked8963.1
TOTAL141100.0
84) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_7) Invitation to take on a task in service to the community. (INVTSKCM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10272.3
1) Checked3927.7
TOTAL141100.0
85) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_8) Other procedures or activities not mentioned above. (OTHRPROC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11682.3
1) Checked2517.7
TOTAL141100.0
86) Once a person has joined this congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of the congregation? (Mark all that apply.) (Q18_9) No planned procedures. (NOPLAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12085.1
1) Checked2114.9
TOTAL141100.0
87) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) (Q19_1) Children 11 years of age and younger. (RELED11A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3424.1
1) Checked10775.9
TOTAL141100.0
88) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) (Q19_1A) ____ children attend in a typical week. (RELED11B)
TOTAL%
1) 11.0
2) 33.1
3) 88.2
4) 22.1
5) 66.2
6) 88.2
7) 55.2
8) 1111.3
10) 1212.4
12) 44.1
13) 11.0
14) 22.1
15) 44.1
16) 11.0
20) 55.2
22) 11.0
24) 11.0
25) 44.1
28) 11.0
29) 11.0
30) 66.2
35) 22.1
40) 11.0
46) 11.0
47) 11.0
55) 11.0
60) 22.1
61) 11.0
220) 11.0
Missing44 
TOTAL97100.0
89) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) (Q19_2) Youth, 12-18 years of age. (RELED12A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4733.3
1) Checked9466.7
TOTAL141100.0
90) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) (Q19_2A) ____ youth attend in a typical week. (RELED12B)
TOTAL%
1) 67.1
2) 89.4
3) 33.5
4) 55.9
5) 1112.9
6) 89.4
7) 33.5
8) 89.4
9) 22.4
10) 67.1
11) 22.4
12) 33.5
14) 22.4
15) 67.1
20) 55.9
25) 22.4
28) 11.2
30) 11.2
34) 11.2
40) 11.2
55) 11.2
Missing56 
TOTAL85100.0
91) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) (Q13_3) Adults. (RELEDADA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2316.3
1) Checked11883.7
TOTAL141100.0
92) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) (Q19_3A) ____ adults attend in a typical week. (RELEDADB)
TOTAL%
2) 10.9
4) 43.7
5) 10.9
6) 98.4
7) 21.9
8) 98.4
9) 21.9
10) 87.5
12) 65.6
13) 32.8
15) 65.6
16) 21.9
17) 10.9
18) 32.8
20) 65.6
24) 10.9
25) 65.6
26) 10.9
27) 10.9
28) 10.9
29) 10.9
30) 43.7
32) 10.9
35) 21.9
36) 10.9
38) 10.9
40) 54.7
45) 43.7
47) 10.9
50) 32.8
55) 10.9
59) 10.9
65) 32.8
68) 10.9
75) 10.9
76) 10.9
110) 10.9
111) 10.9
200) 10.9
Missing34 
TOTAL107100.0
93) Does this congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age groups? (Mark all that apply to the left and give the number of participants on to the right.) (Q19_4) No religious education classes. (RELEDNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13293.6
1) Checked96.4
TOTAL141100.0
94) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_1) No, our congregation does not provide any schools. (NOSCHOOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3323.4
1) Checked10876.6
TOTAL141100.0
95) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_2) Yes, a preschool or daycare and ____ children are enrolled. (PRSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12286.5
1) Checked1913.5
TOTAL141100.0
96) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_2A) Yes, a preschool or daycare and ____ children are enrolled. (PRSCHNUM)
TOTAL%
4) 15.6
18) 211.1
24) 211.1
25) 211.1
40) 15.6
60) 15.6
65) 15.6
70) 15.6
75) 15.6
90) 15.6
94) 15.6
100) 15.6
108) 15.6
113) 15.6
136) 15.6
Missing123 
TOTAL18100.0
97) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_3) Yes, before- or after-school program and ____ children are enrolled. (SCPRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12689.4
1) Checked1510.6
TOTAL141100.0
98) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_3A) Yes, before- or after-school program and ____ children are enrolled. (SCPRGNUM)
TOTAL%
10) 213.3
12) 320.0
14) 16.7
18) 16.7
25) 213.3
26) 16.7
40) 16.7
45) 16.7
50) 213.3
69) 16.7
Missing126 
TOTAL15100.0
99) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_4) Yes, an elementary school and ____ children are enrolled. (ELSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13897.9
1) Checked32.1
TOTAL141100.0
100) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_4A) Yes, an elementary school and ____ children are enrolled (ELSCHNUM)
TOTAL%
8) 133.3
11) 133.3
16) 133.3
Missing138 
TOTAL3100.0
101) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_5) Yes, a junior, middle, and/or high school and ____ children are enrolled (HSSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13897.9
1) Checked32.1
TOTAL141100.0
102) Is there a preschool, daycare, before- or after-school program, or elementary, middle, junior, or high school provided by this congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? (Q20_5A) Yes, a junior, middle, and/or high school and ____ children are enrolled (HSSCHNUM)
TOTAL%
3) 133.3
4) 133.3
6) 133.3
Missing138 
TOTAL3100.0
103) Politically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q21) (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side7755.0
2) Right in the middle5438.6
3) More on the liberal side96.4
Missing1 
TOTAL140100.0
104) Theologically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q22) (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side6345.3
2) Right in the middle6848.9
3) More on the liberal side85.8
Missing2 
TOTAL139100.0
105) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? (Q23A) Prohibitions against members smoking. (NOSMOKNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes128.9
2) No12391.1
Missing6 
TOTAL135100.0
106) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? (Q23B) Drinking alcohol. (ALCOHOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2720.1
2) No10779.9
Missing7 
TOTAL134100.0
107) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? (Q23C) What people eat. (FOODRULE)
TOTAL%
2) No134100.0
Missing7 
TOTAL134100.0
108) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? (Q23D) Gambling. (GAMBLING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4835.8
2) No8664.2
Missing7 
TOTAL134100.0
109) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? (Q23E) How much money people give to the congregation. (RULEMONY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes96.7
2) No12693.3
Missing6 
TOTAL135100.0
110) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? (Q23F) Unmarried adults living together. (COHABIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2518.4
2) No11181.6
Missing5 
TOTAL136100.0
111) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? (Q23G) Homosexual behavior. (HOMOSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5238.0
2) No8562.0
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
112) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_1) Congregation changed its name. (NAMECHNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13797.2
1) Checked42.8
TOTAL141100.0
113) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_2) Congregation moved to a new location. (CONGMOVD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13998.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL141100.0
114) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_3) Absorbed another congregation, which closed. (ABSRBOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13696.5
1) Checked53.5
TOTAL141100.0
115) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_4) Merged with other congregations of the same denomination, resulting in this congregation. (MERGESAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13897.9
1) Checked32.1
TOTAL141100.0
116) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_5) Merged with other congregations of different denominations, resulting in this congregation. (MERGEDIF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
117) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_6) Left a denomination and became independent. (LEFTDENM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
118) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_7) Changed denominations. (CHNGDENM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
119) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_8) This congregation has been involved in planting or growing a new congregation. (PLANTNEW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13897.9
1) Checked32.1
TOTAL141100.0
120) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_9) This congregation was established as a result of 'church planting' by another congregation or a growth program of the denomination. (CHRPLANT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13998.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL141100.0
121) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_10) Started a new worship service. (NEWSERVC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11380.1
1) Checked2819.9
TOTAL141100.0
122) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_11) Changed the style of a worship service. (CHNGSTYL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9668.1
1) Checked4531.9
TOTAL141100.0
123) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_12) Reorganized or started new worship services for distinct age, racial or ethnic, socio-economic, or interest groups. (INTRGRPS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12991.5
1) Checked128.5
TOTAL141100.0
124) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_13) Reorganized or started new worship services for people who typically do not attend ('seeker services'). (SEEKRSRV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13092.2
1) Checked117.8
TOTAL141100.0
125) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_14) Experienced a major conflict that resulted in the congregation splitting into two or more congregations. (CNFLSPLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13897.9
1) Checked32.1
TOTAL141100.0
126) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_15) Experienced a conflict that led some people to leave the congregation. (CNFLLEAV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9970.2
1) Checked4229.8
TOTAL141100.0
127) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_16) Experienced a conflict that led a pastor, minister, or priest to leave the congregation. (CNFLPRLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11984.4
1) Checked2215.6
TOTAL141100.0
128) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_17) One or more members age 30 or younger entered seminary or formal theological education in preparation for professional ministry. (MEMBSEM1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12387.2
1) Checked1812.8
TOTAL141100.0
129) In the past five years has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) (Q24_18) One or more members over age 30 entered seminary or formal theological education in preparation for professional ministry. (MEMBSEM2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11984.4
1) Checked2215.6
TOTAL141100.0
130) Does this congregation use electronic mail (email) to communicate with attendees? (Q25) (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9567.9
2) No4532.1
Missing1 
TOTAL140100.0
131) Does this congregation . . . Use email to solicit feedback from worshipers. (Q26A) (EMLFDBCK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3538.0
2) No5762.0
Missing49 
TOTAL92100.0
132) Does this congregation . . . Use email to disseminate information. (Q26B) (EMLINFO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9194.8
2) No55.2
Missing45 
TOTAL96100.0
133) Does this congregation . . . Use email to publicize events. (Q26C) (EMLPUBLC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8390.2
2) No99.8
Missing49 
TOTAL92100.0
134) Does this congregation . . . Use email to help members and guests engage in ministries. (Q26D) (EMLHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5965.6
2) No3134.4
Missing51 
TOTAL90100.0
135) Does this congregation . . . Offer opportunities to register for events via email. (Q26E) (EMLRGSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2933.3
2) No5866.7
Missing54 
TOTAL87100.0
136) Does this congregation . . . Use email to inform the congregation of joys and concerns among members. (Q26F) (EMLINFRM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6468.1
2) No3031.9
Missing47 
TOTAL94100.0
137) Does this congregation . . . Use email to send out weekly or monthly devotional messages. (Q26G) (EMLDVTNL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3034.9
2) No5665.1
Missing55 
TOTAL86100.0
138) Does this congregation use a website to communicate with attendees? (Q27) (WEBSITEV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7655.1
2) No6244.9
Missing3 
TOTAL138100.0
139) Does this congregation's website . . . Have a newsletter online. (Q28A) (WEBNEWSL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4052.6
2) No3647.4
Missing65 
TOTAL76100.0
140) Does this congregation's website . . . Have a church calendar highlighting events. (Q28B) (WEBCAL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6888.3
2) No911.7
Missing64 
TOTAL77100.0
141) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer sermon transcripts (in audio, video, or written form). (Q28C) (WEBSERMN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2332.4
2) No4867.6
Missing70 
TOTAL71100.0
142) Does this congregation's website . . . List volunteer needs or service opportunities. (Q28D) (WEBVOLUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4258.3
2) No3041.7
Missing69 
TOTAL72100.0
143) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer an online giving option. (Q28E) (WEBGIVNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes34.3
2) No6795.7
Missing71 
TOTAL70100.0
144) Does this congregation's website . . . Include a member directory. (Q28F) (WEBDRCTY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes811.4
2) No6288.6
Missing71 
TOTAL70100.0
145) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer online discussion groups or Bible studies. (Q28G) (WEBDISC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes811.6
2) No6188.4
Missing72 
TOTAL69100.0
146) Within the past 12 months, have people at worship services in this congregation been told of opportunities . . . To volunteer, providing assistance for needy people outside this congregation? (Q29A) (OPPVOLUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13195.6
2) No64.4
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
147) Within the past 12 months, have people at worship services in this congregation been told of opportunities . . . For political activity, including petition campaigns, lobbying, or demonstrating? (Q29B) (OPPPOLIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1512.2
2) No10887.8
Missing18 
TOTAL123100.0
148) Within the past 12 months, have people at worship services in this congregation been told of opportunities . . . To register to vote? (Q29C) (OPPVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5442.5
2) No7357.5
Missing14 
TOTAL127100.0
149) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) (Q30_1) Offerings, pledges, donations, dues. (INCOFFER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked32.1
1) Checked13897.9
TOTAL141100.0
150) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) (Q30_2) Income from charges for use of the congregation's facilities or buildings. (INCCHRGS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10977.3
1) Checked3222.7
TOTAL141100.0
151) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) (Q30_3) Income from trust funds, investments, or bequests. (INCTRSTF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8761.7
1) Checked5438.3
TOTAL141100.0
152) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) (Q30_4) Financial support from the denomination or religious agency outside the congregation. (INCDENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13394.3
1) Checked85.7
TOTAL141100.0
153) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) (Q30_5) Grants/income from local, state, or federal government. (INCGRNTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked14099.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL141100.0
154) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) (Q30_6) Grants or income from non-governmental sources. (INCSNGVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13394.3
1) Checked85.7
TOTAL141100.0
155) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) (Q30_7) Other. (INCOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12689.4
1) Checked1510.6
TOTAL141100.0
156) What is the total amount of money this congregation received in income from all sources (including pastor salary support, if applicable) during your most recent fiscal year? (Q31) (TOTALINC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL119166454.16158042
157) Of this amount, how much came from individuals' donations, dues, or contributions? (Q32) (DONATION)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL117145937.786146715
158) What was the total congregational budget for the most recent fiscal year—the total amount that this congregation spent for all purposes, including standard operating costs, salaries, debt service, money sent to your denomination or other religious organizations, and all other purposes? (Q33) (TOTBUDG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL119163644.832161421
159) Of this amount, how much was used for the congregation's operating expenses, including salaries, maintenance of buildings, utilities, and debt service? (Q34) (OPEXPSNS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL115130255.913132721
160) Does this congregation conduct an annual financial stewardship campaign? (Q35) (STEWARD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5741.6
2) No8058.4
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
161) Which one of the following best describes this congregation's financial situation? (Q36) (FINANSIT)
TOTAL%
1) We have an increasing financial base2014.6
2) We have an essentially stable financial base7051.1
3) We have a declining financial base3626.3
4) Our financial situation is a serious threat to our ability to continue as a viable congregation118.0
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
162) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this 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. (Q37A1) Ordained professionals, full-time. (ORDNFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None4632.9
1) 18963.6
2) 253.6
Missing1 
TOTAL140100.0
163) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this 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. (Q37A2) Ordained professionals, part-time (ORDNPART)
TOTAL%
0) None10979.6
1) 12417.5
2) 242.9
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
164) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this 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. (Q37B1) Non-ordained pastoral leaders or other lay ministers, full-time (LAYFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None10980.1
1) 12417.6
2) 221.5
4) 410.7
Missing5 
TOTAL136100.0
165) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this 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. (Q37B2) Non-ordained pastoral leaders or other lay ministers, part-time (LAYPART)
TOTAL%
0) None10374.1
1) 12518.0
2) 264.3
3) 310.7
4) 421.4
7) 710.7
14) 1410.7
Missing2 
TOTAL139100.0
166) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this 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. (Q37C1) Other paid employees, full-time (OTHRFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None11886.1
1) 185.8
2) 232.2
3) 332.2
4) 410.7
5) 521.5
8) 810.7
12) 1210.7
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
167) Including yourself (if paid staff), how many people are employed by this 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. (Q37C2) Other paid employees, part-time (OTHRPART)
TOTAL%
0) None4632.9
1) 12517.9
2) 21510.7
3) 32014.3
4) 485.7
5) 5117.9
6) 653.6
7) 732.1
8) 842.9
9) 921.4
10) 1010.7
Missing1 
TOTAL140100.0
168) In a typical week, how many worship services does this congregation hold? (Q38) (NUMBSRVC)
TOTAL%
1) 9568.3
2) 3223.0
3) 96.5
5) 32.2
Missing2 
TOTAL139100.0
169) If more than one service is held in a typical week, how do they compare? (Q39) (SRVCTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Very similar in style88.7
2) One or more is somewhat different in style from the rest1314.1
3) One or more is very different in style from the rest2729.3
4) We only have one service in a typical week4447.8
Missing49 
TOTAL92100.0
170) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. How long does this worship service generally last? (Q40) (SRVLNGTH)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 1 hour2014.5
2) At least 1 hour but less than 1.5 hours10979.0
3) At least 1.5 hours but less than 2 hours75.1
4) 2 hours or more21.4
Missing3 
TOTAL138100.0
171) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. What type of order of service or program is used? (Q41) (SRVORDER)
TOTAL%
1) Written liturgy or Prayer Book21.4
2) Written service outline or bulletin13094.2
3) No written outline, but a standard approach is used32.2
4) Very flexible; varies from week to week32.2
Missing3 
TOTAL138100.0
172) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. If there is a sermon, homily, or speech, how long does it usually last? (Q42) (SRMNLAST)
TOTAL%
2) 11 to 20 minutes9871.5
3) 21 to 30 minutes3626.3
4) 31 to 60 minutes32.2
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
173) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_1) Traditional hymns. (TRADHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked85.7
1) Checked13394.3
TOTAL141100.0
174) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_2) Classical music or chorales. (CLASSICL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11480.9
1) Checked2719.1
TOTAL141100.0
175) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_3) Responsive psalms. (RESPPSLM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11078.0
1) Checked3122.0
TOTAL141100.0
176) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_4) Praise music or choruses. (PRAISMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6143.3
1) Checked8056.7
TOTAL141100.0
177) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_5) Contemporary hymns. (CNTMHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5941.8
1) Checked8258.2
TOTAL141100.0
178) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_6) Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns). (OTHRCNTM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11078.0
1) Checked3122.0
TOTAL141100.0
179) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_7) Music or songs from a variety of cultures. (VARCULTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12991.5
1) Checked128.5
TOTAL141100.0
180) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_8) Contemplative chants. (CHANTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13092.2
1) Checked117.8
TOTAL141100.0
181) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_9) Gospel music (GOSPLMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9265.2
1) Checked4934.8
TOTAL141100.0
182) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_10) Singing in tongues (SINGTONG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
183) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q43_11) No music or songs (NOMUSIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
184) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_1) Applause. (APPLAUSE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6848.2
1) Checked7351.8
TOTAL141100.0
185) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_2) Laughter. (LAUGHTER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2719.1
1) Checked11480.9
TOTAL141100.0
186) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_3) Use of incense. (INCENSE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
187) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_4) Use of piano. (PIANO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2215.6
1) Checked11984.4
TOTAL141100.0
188) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_5) Use of organ. (ORGAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5639.7
1) Checked8560.3
TOTAL141100.0
189) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_6) Use of drums. (DRUMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11984.4
1) Checked2215.6
TOTAL141100.0
190) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_7) Use of electric guitar. (GUITAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12185.8
1) Checked2014.2
TOTAL141100.0
191) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_8) Use of hymn books. (HYMNBOOK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2316.3
1) Checked11883.7
TOTAL141100.0
192) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_9) Singing by the congregation. (CONGSING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53.5
1) Checked13696.5
TOTAL141100.0
193) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_10) Singing by a choir or soloist. (CHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4431.2
1) Checked9768.8
TOTAL141100.0
194) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_11) People greeting each other (by shaking hands or some other way). (GREETING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2215.6
1) Checked11984.4
TOTAL141100.0
195) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_12) Silent prayer or meditation. (SILENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4531.9
1) Checked9668.1
TOTAL141100.0
196) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_13) Take up a collection of money. (COLLECTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64.3
1) Checked13595.7
TOTAL141100.0
197) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_14) Special time directed at children. (TIMECHLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4028.4
1) Checked10171.6
TOTAL141100.0
198) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_15) Participation by teens (such as speaking, reading, singing, or performing). (PARTTEEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9668.1
1) Checked4531.9
TOTAL141100.0
199) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_16) Time for testifying or witnessing about personal religious experiences. (TESTIFY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10876.6
1) Checked3323.4
TOTAL141100.0
200) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_17) Calling out 'amen' or other expressions of approval. (CALLAMEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11178.7
1) Checked3021.3
TOTAL141100.0
201) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_18) Jumping, shouting, or dancing that is unplanned. (JUMPING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13595.7
1) Checked64.3
TOTAL141100.0
202) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_19) People raising their hands in praise. (RAISEHND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11279.4
1) Checked2920.6
TOTAL141100.0
203) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_20) Speaking in tongues. (TONGUES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked14099.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL141100.0
204) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_21) Regular use of sign language for those who are deaf. (SIGNLANG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
205) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_22) Regular use of language(s) other than English. (NONENGL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked14099.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL141100.0
206) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_23) People speaking, reading, or reciting something together. (RECITING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2014.2
1) Checked12185.8
TOTAL141100.0
207) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_24) People joining hands during prayer or other moments. (JOINHNDS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11279.4
1) Checked2920.6
TOTAL141100.0
208) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_25) Communion, Eucharist, or the Lord's Supper. (COMMNION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked4028.4
1) Checked10171.6
TOTAL141100.0
209) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_26) Use of visual projection equipment. (PROJCTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8963.1
1) Checked5236.9
TOTAL141100.0
210) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_27) Use of amplification equipment. (AMPLIFY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3726.2
1) Checked10473.8
TOTAL141100.0
211) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) (Q44_28) A leader wearing a robe or other special garments. (LDRROBE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5941.8
1) Checked8258.2
TOTAL141100.0
212) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Service time. (Q45A1) (TIME1)
TOTAL%
800) 53.7
815) 10.7
830) 1712.5
845) 10.7
900) 1611.8
915) 21.5
930) 139.6
945) 42.9
1000) 64.4
1015) 21.5
1030) 1511.0
1040) 21.5
1045) 107.4
1055) 10.7
1100) 3626.5
1115) 42.9
1830) 10.7
Missing5 
TOTAL136100.0
213) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Day held. (Q45A2) (DAY1)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday13698.6
7) Saturday21.4
Missing3 
TOTAL138100.0
214) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Average attendance. (Q45A3) (ATTEND1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13062.72345
215) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: How often is the service held? (Q45A4) (OFTEN1)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week13698.6
2) Every two weeks21.4
Missing3 
TOTAL138100.0
216) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship. (Q45A5_1) (TYPE1TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5539.0
1) Checked8661.0
TOTAL141100.0
217) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship. (Q45A5_2) (TYPE1CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13092.2
1) Checked117.8
TOTAL141100.0
218) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship. (Q45A5_3) (TYPE1BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8862.4
1) Checked5337.6
TOTAL141100.0
219) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? For children and their parents. (Q45A5_4) (TYPE1CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9063.8
1) Checked5136.2
TOTAL141100.0
220) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? For youth (13 to 18 years). (Q45A5_5) (TYPE1YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11883.7
1) Checked2316.3
TOTAL141100.0
221) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? For non-members or 'seekers.' (Q45A5_6) (TYPE1NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11279.4
1) Checked2920.6
TOTAL141100.0
222) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) What type of service is it? Other. (Q45A5_7) (TYPE1OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13595.7
1) Checked64.3
TOTAL141100.0
223) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 1: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45A6) (COMMUN1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, every service32.2
2) Yes, at least monthly12591.2
3) No85.8
4) Yes, quarterly10.7
Missing4 
TOTAL137100.0
224) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Service time. (Q45B1) (TIME2)
TOTAL%
800) 12.0
830) 714.3
845) 24.1
900) 36.1
915) 12.0
930) 36.1
944) 12.0
945) 24.1
1000) 12.0
1030) 48.2
1045) 12.0
1050) 12.0
1100) 1020.4
1111) 12.0
1115) 12.0
1230) 12.0
1530) 12.0
1700) 12.0
1800) 36.1
1830) 36.1
1900) 12.0
Missing92 
TOTAL49100.0
225) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Day held. (Q45B2) (DAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday4591.8
6) Friday12.0
7) Saturday36.1
Missing92 
TOTAL49100.0
226) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Average attendance. (Q45B3) (ATTEND2)
TOTAL%
8) 12.4
9) 12.4
12) 49.5
14) 12.4
15) 37.1
20) 24.8
25) 24.8
30) 12.4
35) 12.4
40) 12.4
59) 12.4
63) 12.4
65) 49.5
70) 24.8
87) 12.4
90) 12.4
100) 24.8
111) 12.4
120) 12.4
135) 12.4
150) 49.5
156) 12.4
160) 12.4
177) 12.4
180) 12.4
195) 12.4
198) 12.4
Missing99 
TOTAL42100.0
227) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: How often is the service held? (Q45B4) (OFTEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week4491.7
3) Less often48.3
Missing93 
TOTAL48100.0
228) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship. (Q45B5_1) (TYPE2TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12588.7
1) Checked1611.3
TOTAL141100.0
229) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship. (Q45B5_2) (TYPE2CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11984.4
1) Checked2215.6
TOTAL141100.0
230) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship. (Q45B5_3) (TYPE2BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13293.6
1) Checked96.4
TOTAL141100.0
231) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents. (Q45B5_4) (TYPE2CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12890.8
1) Checked139.2
TOTAL141100.0
232) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years). (Q45B5_5) (TYPE2YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13495.0
1) Checked75.0
TOTAL141100.0
233) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For non-members or 'seekers.' (Q45B5_6) (TYPE2NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13092.2
1) Checked117.8
TOTAL141100.0
234) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other. (Q45B5_7) (TYPE2OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13495.0
1) Checked75.0
TOTAL141100.0
235) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 2: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45B6) (COMMUN2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, every service48.3
2) Yes, at least monthly3164.6
3) No1327.1
Missing93 
TOTAL48100.0
236) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Service time. (Q45C1) (TIME3)
TOTAL%
800) 18.3
815) 18.3
930) 18.3
1030) 216.7
1100) 650.0
1800) 18.3
Missing129 
TOTAL12100.0
237) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Day held. (Q45C2) (DAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday1083.3
4) Wednesday18.3
7) Saturday18.3
Missing129 
TOTAL12100.0
238) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Average attendance. (Q45C3) (ATTEND3)
TOTAL%
7) 110.0
20) 110.0
25) 110.0
55) 110.0
130) 110.0
131) 110.0
140) 110.0
162) 110.0
200) 110.0
300) 110.0
Missing131 
TOTAL10100.0
239) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: How often is the service held? (Q45C4) (OFTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week1191.7
3) Less often18.3
Missing129 
TOTAL12100.0
240) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship. (Q45C5_1) (TYPE3TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13595.7
1) Checked64.3
TOTAL141100.0
241) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship. (Q45C5_2) (TYPE3CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked14099.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL141100.0
242) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship. (Q45C5_3) (TYPE3BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13998.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL141100.0
243) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents. (Q45C5_4) (TYPE3CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
244) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years). (Q45C5_5) (TYPE3YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
245) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For non-members or 'seekers'. (Q45C5_6) (TYPE3NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked14099.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL141100.0
246) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other. (Q45C5_7) (TYPE3OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13998.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL141100.0
247) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 3: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45C6) (COMMUN3)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, at least monthly770.0
3) No330.0
Missing131 
TOTAL10100.0
248) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Service time. (Q45D1) (TIME4)
TOTAL%
1100) 125.0
1230) 125.0
1800) 125.0
1830) 125.0
Missing137 
TOTAL4100.0
249) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Day held. (Q45D2) (DAY4)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday375.0
4) Wednesday125.0
Missing137 
TOTAL4100.0
250) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Average attendance. (Q45D3) (ATTEND4)
TOTAL%
4) 133.3
7) 133.3
18) 133.3
Missing138 
TOTAL3100.0
251) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: How often is the service held? (Q45D4) (OFTEN4)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week4100.0
Missing137 
TOTAL4100.0
252) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship. (Q45D5_1) (TYPE4TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
253) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship. (Q45D5_2) (TYPE4CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked14099.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL141100.0
254) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship. (Q45D5_3) (TYPE4BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
255) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents. (Q45D5_4) (TYPE4CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
256) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years). (Q45D5_5) (TYPE4YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
257) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For non-members or 'seekers.' (Q45D5_6) (TYPE4NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked14099.3
1) Checked10.7
TOTAL141100.0
258) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other. (Q45D5_7) (TYPE4OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13998.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL141100.0
259) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 4: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45D6) (COMMUN4)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, at least monthly250.0
3) No250.0
Missing137 
TOTAL4100.0
260) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Service time. (Q45E1) (TIME5)
TOTAL%
1230) 150.0
1900) 150.0
Missing139 
TOTAL2100.0
261) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Day held. (Q45E2) (DAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday150.0
5) Thursday150.0
Missing139 
TOTAL2100.0
262) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Average attendance. (Q45E3) (ATTEND5)
TOTAL%
40) 1100.0
Missing140 
TOTAL1100.0
263) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: How often is the service held? (Q45E4) (OFTEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week2100.0
Missing139 
TOTAL2100.0
264) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship. (Q45E5_1) (TYPE5TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
265) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship. (Q45E5_2) (TYPE5CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
266) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship. (Q45E5_3) (TYPE5BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
267) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents. (Q45E5_4) (TYPE5CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
268) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years). (Q45E5_5) (TYPE5YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
269) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For non-members or 'seekers'. (Q45E5_6) (TYPE5NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
270) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other. (Q45E5_7) (TYPE5OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13998.6
1) Checked21.4
TOTAL141100.0
271) Please list each regularly scheduled worship service below and describe the service in terms of time and day of the week, number of worshipers, and type of service. Start with the largest regularly scheduled service and work toward smaller services. If your schedule varies, report your services during the school year. Worship Service Number 5: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (Q45E6) (COMMUN5)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, at least monthly150.0
3) No150.0
Missing139 
TOTAL2100.0
272) Survey Form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper13998.6
2) Web21.4
TOTAL141100.0
273) Year survey completed. (SURVYEAR)
TOTAL%
2009) 141100.0
TOTAL141100.0
274) I-THEOLOGY: Theologically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q22) (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side6345.3
2) Right in the middle6848.9
3) More on the liberal side85.8
Missing2 
TOTAL139100.0
275) I-POLITICS: Politically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Q21) (for use with online analysis) (I-POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side7755.0
2) Right in the middle5438.6
3) More on the liberal side96.4
Missing1 
TOTAL140100.0