U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2008/2009, Church of the Nazarene 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? (FOUNDED)
TOTAL%
1905) 13.0
1908) 13.0
1912) 13.0
1920) 26.1
1923) 13.0
1924) 13.0
1927) 13.0
1928) 26.1
1929) 13.0
1931) 13.0
1934) 13.0
1935) 13.0
1938) 13.0
1942) 13.0
1943) 13.0
1944) 39.1
1948) 26.1
1953) 13.0
1957) 13.0
1964) 13.0
1966) 13.0
1967) 13.0
1973) 13.0
1974) 13.0
1976) 13.0
1988) 13.0
1990) 13.0
1995) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
3) What is the approximate seating capacity of the space where your largest worship service is held? (CAPACITY)
TOTAL%
100) 13.1
110) 13.1
120) 13.1
130) 26.3
140) 13.1
150) 13.1
155) 13.1
160) 26.3
165) 13.1
175) 13.1
199) 13.1
200) 721.9
203) 13.1
220) 13.1
225) 26.3
230) 13.1
250) 412.5
280) 13.1
300) 13.1
400) 13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
4) Is this congregation's primary worship service held in a church, temple, mosque, or some other kind of building? (Mark only one.) (BUILDING)
TOTAL%
1) A church33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
5) Does this building belong to your congregation or does it belong to another group that loans or rents space to you? (BLDBLONG)
TOTAL%
1) Building belongs to our congregation or denomination33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
6) How often is this congregation's building or facilities used or rented by community groups not connected to the congregation? (RENTGRPS)
TOTAL%
1) At least weekly1236.4
2) At least monthly412.1
3) Less often1133.3
4) Never618.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) (LOCATNS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26.1
2) No3193.9
TOTAL33100.0
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 (NUMBLOCS)
TOTAL%
1) 266.7
3) 133.3
Missing30 
TOTAL3100.0
9) Is this congregation formally affiliated with a denomination, convention, or some similar kind of association? (AFFILIAT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
10) If yes, what are the names of all denominations or other associations that this congregation belongs to? (DENOM1)
TOTAL%
79) Church of the Nazarene33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
11) 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? (CONGSIZE)
TOTAL%
50) 13.1
70) 26.3
75) 26.3
100) 26.3
110) 13.1
127) 13.1
130) 13.1
133) 13.1
147) 13.1
150) 39.4
160) 13.1
170) 13.1
175) 13.1
200) 13.1
210) 39.4
220) 13.1
247) 26.3
275) 13.1
300) 26.3
323) 13.1
347) 13.1
360) 13.1
387) 13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
12) 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? (REGPART)
TOTAL%
35) 13.0
42) 13.0
45) 39.1
50) 13.0
65) 13.0
68) 13.0
70) 13.0
75) 13.0
90) 13.0
92) 13.0
95) 26.1
99) 13.0
110) 13.0
118) 13.0
120) 26.1
125) 13.0
129) 13.0
130) 13.0
150) 13.0
151) 13.0
165) 26.1
185) 13.0
190) 13.0
220) 26.1
230) 13.0
247) 13.0
309) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
13) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Less than five years old (CHILD1)
TOTAL%
0) None26.5
1) 126.5
2) 226.5
3) 326.5
4) 413.2
5) 5619.4
7) 713.2
8) 826.5
10) 1026.5
11) 1113.2
12) 1239.7
13) 1313.2
14) 1413.2
15) 1526.5
25) 2513.2
30) 3013.2
58) 5813.2
Missing2 
TOTAL31100.0
14) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Five to 11 years old (CHILD2)
TOTAL%
2) 13.2
3) 13.2
5) 26.5
6) 13.2
7) 26.5
9) 13.2
10) 13.2
11) 13.2
12) 13.2
15) 39.7
16) 13.2
17) 13.2
18) 13.2
20) 26.5
21) 26.5
22) 13.2
25) 13.2
26) 13.2
34) 26.5
36) 13.2
37) 13.2
40) 26.5
50) 13.2
Missing2 
TOTAL31100.0
15) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? 12 to 18 years old (CHILD3)
TOTAL%
0) None13.1
2) 213.1
3) 326.3
4) 413.1
6) 613.1
7) 726.3
8) 826.3
9) 913.1
10) 1026.3
12) 1213.1
14) 1413.1
15) 1513.1
16) 1626.3
18) 1813.1
20) 2039.4
21) 2126.3
23) 2313.1
25) 2513.1
28) 2813.1
29) 2913.1
30) 3013.1
32) 3213.1
34) 3413.1
35) 3513.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
16) How many people in the following age groups regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Adults (19 years old and older) (PARTNO2)
TOTAL%
24) 13.2
25) 13.2
28) 13.2
30) 13.2
31) 13.2
33) 13.2
34) 13.2
41) 13.2
42) 13.2
50) 26.5
58) 26.5
60) 26.5
62) 26.5
65) 13.2
77) 13.2
80) 13.2
88) 13.2
90) 13.2
102) 13.2
103) 13.2
104) 13.2
105) 13.2
117) 13.2
120) 39.7
150) 13.2
Missing2 
TOTAL31100.0
17) 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 (AVATT08)
TOTAL%
34) 13.0
42) 13.0
43) 13.0
44) 13.0
45) 13.0
46) 13.0
48) 13.0
59) 13.0
60) 13.0
63) 13.0
64) 13.0
70) 26.1
75) 13.0
76) 13.0
78) 13.0
85) 13.0
92) 13.0
97) 13.0
102) 13.0
104) 13.0
110) 13.0
118) 13.0
129) 13.0
150) 13.0
151) 26.1
153) 13.0
159) 13.0
165) 13.0
173) 13.0
175) 13.0
220) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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. 2007 (AVATT07)
TOTAL%
32) 13.0
39) 13.0
41) 13.0
47) 13.0
48) 13.0
54) 26.1
55) 13.0
56) 13.0
63) 13.0
69) 13.0
70) 13.0
72) 39.1
75) 13.0
83) 13.0
99) 13.0
100) 13.0
101) 13.0
105) 13.0
109) 13.0
112) 13.0
114) 13.0
139) 13.0
147) 26.1
154) 13.0
155) 13.0
156) 13.0
159) 13.0
164) 13.0
199) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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. 2006 (AVATT06)
TOTAL%
34) 13.0
42) 13.0
45) 13.0
50) 26.1
52) 13.0
55) 13.0
60) 26.1
62) 13.0
68) 13.0
70) 13.0
71) 13.0
80) 13.0
81) 26.1
86) 13.0
88) 13.0
89) 13.0
106) 13.0
107) 13.0
111) 26.1
135) 13.0
140) 13.0
143) 13.0
145) 13.0
157) 13.0
162) 13.0
188) 13.0
190) 13.0
194) 13.0
250) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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. 2005 (AVATT05)
TOTAL%
33) 13.0
38) 13.0
48) 13.0
52) 13.0
54) 13.0
55) 13.0
58) 13.0
59) 13.0
60) 13.0
62) 13.0
63) 13.0
67) 13.0
70) 13.0
75) 13.0
81) 13.0
82) 13.0
84) 13.0
99) 13.0
100) 13.0
102) 13.0
110) 13.0
114) 13.0
124) 13.0
135) 13.0
137) 13.0
150) 13.0
156) 13.0
157) 13.0
181) 13.0
184) 13.0
199) 13.0
213) 13.0
260) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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. 2004 (AVATT04)
TOTAL%
35) 13.0
40) 13.0
43) 13.0
44) 13.0
48) 13.0
51) 13.0
55) 26.1
62) 26.1
63) 13.0
70) 13.0
71) 13.0
73) 13.0
76) 13.0
80) 13.0
84) 13.0
86) 13.0
87) 13.0
95) 13.0
107) 13.0
108) 13.0
115) 13.0
128) 13.0
129) 13.0
146) 13.0
180) 13.0
182) 26.1
191) 13.0
196) 13.0
201) 13.0
290) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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. 2003 (AVATT03)
TOTAL%
40) 13.1
45) 13.1
48) 13.1
50) 13.1
52) 13.1
55) 13.1
57) 13.1
59) 13.1
60) 26.3
61) 13.1
74) 13.1
78) 13.1
82) 26.3
85) 13.1
86) 13.1
91) 13.1
107) 13.1
108) 13.1
112) 13.1
124) 13.1
130) 13.1
140) 13.1
143) 13.1
161) 13.1
175) 13.1
178) 13.1
180) 13.1
182) 13.1
185) 13.1
320) 13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
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. 2002 (AVATT02)
TOTAL%
40) 26.5
45) 13.2
49) 13.2
50) 13.2
53) 13.2
60) 13.2
63) 13.2
64) 13.2
69) 13.2
71) 13.2
78) 13.2
84) 13.2
88) 13.2
92) 13.2
95) 13.2
100) 13.2
105) 13.2
108) 13.2
113) 13.2
124) 13.2
130) 26.5
135) 13.2
146) 13.2
150) 13.2
165) 13.2
176) 13.2
183) 13.2
187) 13.2
310) 13.2
Missing2 
TOTAL31100.0
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. 2001 (AVATT01)
TOTAL%
25) 13.4
39) 13.4
40) 13.4
45) 13.4
50) 13.4
56) 13.4
58) 13.4
63) 13.4
64) 13.4
77) 13.4
83) 13.4
85) 13.4
86) 13.4
88) 13.4
91) 13.4
92) 13.4
100) 13.4
101) 13.4
112) 13.4
116) 13.4
120) 13.4
121) 13.4
130) 13.4
137) 13.4
138) 13.4
158) 13.4
185) 13.4
191) 13.4
300) 13.4
Missing4 
TOTAL29100.0
25) In the past 12 months, has this congregation done any of the following to reach out to potential new members? (Mark all that apply.) Mailed or distributed newsletters, letters, or flyers (MAILED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked721.2
1) Checked2678.8
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Placed a paid ad in a newspaper or magazine (ADNEWS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1648.5
1) Checked1751.5
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Advertised on the radio or TV (ADRADIO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2060.6
1) Checked1339.4
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Placed a paid ad in the phone book or yellow pages (ADPHONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1957.6
1) Checked1442.4
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Established or maintained a website for the congregation (WEBSITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1442.4
1) Checked1957.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Had an activity (fair, chili supper) to meet people in the neighborhood (ACTIVITY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1133.3
1) Checked2266.7
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Conducted or used a survey of the community (CONDSURV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Encouraged people already in the congregation to invite a new person (ENCINVTE)
TOTAL%
1) Checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Tried to identify and contact people who recently moved into the area (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2369.7
1) Checked1030.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Sponsored or participated in a worship service or other public event intended to bring people into this congregation (PUBEVENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1339.4
1) Checked2060.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Sent a letter or other material to people who visited this congregation (SNTLETTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked26.1
1) Checked3193.9
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Sent an email to people who visited this congregation (SNTEMAIL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1545.5
1) Checked1854.5
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Had someone from your congregation telephone people who visited this congregation (PHNEVIST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1236.4
1) Checked2163.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Had someone from your congregation go to the home of people who visited this congregation (HOMEVIST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1236.4
1) Checked2163.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Had a special committee to work on recruiting new members (COMITTEE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2781.8
1) Checked618.2
TOTAL33100.0
40) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) In another part of the United States (ASSISTUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1957.6
1) Checked1442.4
TOTAL33100.0
41) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) In another country (ASSISTAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1854.5
1) Checked1545.5
TOTAL33100.0
42) In the past 12 months, has this congregation sent people or groups to provide assistance to people in need . . . (Mark all that apply.) Neither (ASSISTNE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1957.6
1) Checked1442.4
TOTAL33100.0
43) 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.) Housing for senior citizens (nursing homes, assisted living) (SRVSNIOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Housing for other groups (crisis, youth shelters, homeless, students) (SRVHOUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2884.8
1) Checked515.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other senior citizen programs or assistance (Meals on Wheels, transportation) (SRVOTHSR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2575.8
1) Checked824.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Prison or jail ministry (SRVPRISN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2472.7
1) Checked927.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Care for persons with disabilities (skills training, respite care, home care) (SRVDISAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Counseling or support groups (marriage or bereavement counseling, parenting programs, women's groups) (SRVCNSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1339.4
1) Checked2060.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Substance abuse or 12-step recovery programs (SRVSUBST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other programs for children and youth (job training, literacy program, scouting, sports) (SRVYOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1751.5
1) Checked1648.5
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Programs or activities for college students (SRVSTDNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2369.7
1) Checked1030.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Emergency relief or material assistance (free meals, food, clothes for the needy) (SRVEMRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked927.3
1) Checked2472.7
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Financial literacy programs or other help with budgeting, debt management, or investing (SRVFINAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2575.8
1) Checked824.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Health-related programs and activities (blood drives, screenings, health education) (SRVHLTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2575.8
1) Checked824.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Programs or services for persons with HIV or AIDS (SRVHIV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Immigrant support activities (English as a second language, refugee support, interpreting service) (SRVIMMG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Activities for unemployed people (preparation for job seeking, skills training) (SRVUNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Voter registration or voter education (SRVVOTER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2884.8
1) Checked515.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Community organizing or neighborhood action groups (SRVCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2987.9
1) Checked412.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Political or social justice activities (civil rights or human rights) (SRVPOLIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Animal welfare or environmental activities (SRVANIML)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other welfare, community service, or social action activities not mentioned above (SRVOTHWL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2575.8
1) Checked824.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Sporting activities or teams (intramural teams) (SRVSPORT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2781.8
1) Checked618.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Arts, music, or cultural activities or programs (SRVARTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2369.7
1) Checked1030.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Hobby or craft groups (SRVHBBY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2163.6
1) Checked1236.4
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other social, recreational, or leisure activities (SRVOTHSC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2060.6
1) Checked1339.4
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Transportation to bring people to worship services (SRVTRANS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1648.5
1) Checked1751.5
TOTAL33100.0
68) Many congregations have small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Which of the following best describe this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We do not have such groups here (GRPSNONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2472.7
1) Checked927.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) A group or groups meet here, but they are not central to our congregational life (GRPMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in the congregation (GRPINVCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1648.5
1) Checked1751.5
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Small groups are an important part of our strategy for spiritual development and discipleship (GRPSPRTL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1339.4
1) Checked2060.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in community service or ministry (GRPINVSV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2781.8
1) Checked618.2
TOTAL33100.0
73) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We have no organized prayer groups (PRAYNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2884.8
1) Checked515.2
TOTAL33100.0
74) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We have prayer groups, but they meet infrequently or only at certain times of the year (Lent, revivals) (PRAYINFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
75) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) 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 checked1339.4
1) Checked2060.6
TOTAL33100.0
76) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? (Mark all that apply.) We have some other type of prayer groups (PRAYOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1751.5
1) Checked1648.5
TOTAL33100.0
77) 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.) Follow-up visits by clergy, lay leaders, or members (FOLLOWUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1030.3
1) Checked2369.7
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Designated people extend hospitality or invite them for meals (EXTNDHSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2163.6
1) Checked1236.4
TOTAL33100.0
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.) A group or course for new members (GRPNEW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1442.4
1) Checked1957.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Invitation to join a small group, fellowship group, or similar group (INVJOIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1648.5
1) Checked1751.5
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Invitation to participate in leading worship (such as scripture reading, singing, taking the offering) (INVPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2266.7
1) Checked1133.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Invitation to take on a task within the congregation (INVTSKCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1236.4
1) Checked2163.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Invitation to take on a task in service to the community (INVTSKCM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2575.8
1) Checked824.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other procedures or activities not mentioned above (OTHRPROC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2987.9
1) Checked412.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) No planned procedures (NOPLAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
86) 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.) Children 11 years of age and younger (RELED11A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked26.1
1) Checked3193.9
TOTAL33100.0
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.) ____ children attend in a typical week (RELED11B)
TOTAL%
1) 14.0
5) 28.0
6) 28.0
7) 28.0
8) 14.0
9) 14.0
10) 14.0
13) 14.0
15) 14.0
16) 14.0
20) 312.0
24) 14.0
26) 14.0
32) 14.0
35) 14.0
36) 14.0
38) 28.0
50) 14.0
71) 14.0
Missing8 
TOTAL25100.0
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.) Youth, 12-18 years of age (RELED12A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13.0
1) Checked3297.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) ____ youth attend in a typical week (RELED12B)
TOTAL%
1) 13.8
2) 311.5
3) 13.8
4) 311.5
5) 13.8
8) 27.7
10) 311.5
12) 415.4
13) 13.8
15) 13.8
18) 13.8
20) 27.7
28) 13.8
29) 13.8
34) 13.8
Missing7 
TOTAL26100.0
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.) Adults (RELEDADA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13.0
1) Checked3297.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) ____ adults attend in a typical week (RELEDADB)
TOTAL%
7) 13.8
20) 27.7
24) 13.8
25) 311.5
30) 311.5
31) 13.8
35) 13.8
37) 13.8
40) 13.8
43) 13.8
45) 311.5
50) 27.7
53) 13.8
55) 27.7
79) 13.8
90) 13.8
120) 13.8
Missing7 
TOTAL26100.0
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.) No religious education classes (RELEDNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
93) 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? No, our congregation does not provide any schools (NOSCHOOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked618.2
1) Checked2781.8
TOTAL33100.0
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? Yes, a preschool or daycare and ____ children are enrolled (PRSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
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? Yes, a preschool or daycare and ____ children are enrolled (PRSCHNUM)
TOTAL%
25) 150.0
56) 150.0
Missing31 
TOTAL2100.0
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? Yes, before or after school program and ____ children are enrolled (SCPRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
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? Yes, before- or after-school program and ____ children are enrolled (SCPRGNUM)
TOTAL%
7) 133.3
25) 133.3
32) 133.3
Missing30 
TOTAL3100.0
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? Yes, an elementary school and ____ children are enrolled (ELSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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? Yes, a junior, middle and/or high school and ____ children are enrolled (HSSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
100) Politically, would this congregation be considered . . . (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side3093.8
2) Right in the middle13.1
3) More on the liberal side13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
101) Theologically, would this congregation be considered . . . (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side3093.8
2) Right in the middle26.3
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
102) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Prohibitions against members smoking (NOSMOKNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3093.8
2) No26.3
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
103) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Drinking alcohol (ALCOHOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
104) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? What people eat (FOODRULE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26.3
2) No3093.8
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
105) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Gambling (GAMBLING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
106) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? How much money people give to the congregation (RULEMONY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1445.2
2) No1754.8
Missing2 
TOTAL31100.0
107) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Unmarried adults living together (COHABIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL30100.0
108) Does your congregation have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Homosexual behavior (HOMOSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2996.7
2) No13.3
Missing3 
TOTAL30100.0
109) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Congregation changed its name (NAMECHNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
110) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Congregation moved to a new location (CONGMOVD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
111) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Absorbed another congregation, which closed (ABSRBOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
112) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Merged with other congregations of the same denomination, resulting in this congregation (MERGESAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
113) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Merged with other congregations of different denominations, resulting in this congregation (MERGEDIF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
114) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Left a denomination and became independent (LEFTDENM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
115) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Changed denominations (CHNGDENM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
116) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) This congregation has been involved in planting or growing a new congregation (PLANTNEW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2163.6
1) Checked1236.4
TOTAL33100.0
117) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) This congregation was established as a result of 'church planting' by another congregation or a growth program of the denomination (CHRPLANT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
118) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Started a new worship service (NEWSERVC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2781.8
1) Checked618.2
TOTAL33100.0
119) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Changed the style of a worship service (CHNGSTYL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2163.6
1) Checked1236.4
TOTAL33100.0
120) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Reorganized or started new worship services for distinct age, racial or ethnic, socio-economic, or interest groups (INTRGRPS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2884.8
1) Checked515.2
TOTAL33100.0
121) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Reorganized or started new worship services for people who typically do not attend ('seeker services') (SEEKRSRV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
122) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Experienced a major conflict that resulted in the congregation splitting into two or more congregations (CNFLSPLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
123) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Experienced a conflict that led some people to leave the congregation (CNFLLEAV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1751.5
1) Checked1648.5
TOTAL33100.0
124) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) Experienced a conflict that led a pastor, minister, or priest to leave the congregation (CNFLPRLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
125) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) One or more members age 30 or younger entered seminary or formal theological education in preparation for professional ministry (MEMBSEM1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1854.5
1) Checked1545.5
TOTAL33100.0
126) In the past five years, has any of the following occurred? (Mark all that apply.) One or more members over age 30 entered seminary or formal theological education in preparation for professional ministry (MEMBSEM2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2472.7
1) Checked927.3
TOTAL33100.0
127) Does this congregation use electronic mail (email) to communicate with attendees? (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2575.8
2) No824.2
TOTAL33100.0
128) Does this congregation . . . Use email to solicit feedback from worshipers (EMLFDBCK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1147.8
2) No1252.2
Missing10 
TOTAL23100.0
129) Does this congregation . . . Use email to disseminate information (EMLINFO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2395.8
2) No14.2
Missing9 
TOTAL24100.0
130) Does this congregation . . . Use email to publicize events (EMLPUBLC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2187.5
2) No312.5
Missing9 
TOTAL24100.0
131) Does this congregation . . . Use email to help members and guests engage in ministries (EMLHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1770.8
2) No729.2
Missing9 
TOTAL24100.0
132) Does this congregation . . . Offer opportunities to register for events via email (EMLRGSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1041.7
2) No1458.3
Missing9 
TOTAL24100.0
133) Does this congregation . . . Use email to inform the congregation of joys and concerns among members (EMLINFRM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1875.0
2) No625.0
Missing9 
TOTAL24100.0
134) Does this congregation . . . Use email to send out weekly or monthly devotional messages (EMLDVTNL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes729.2
2) No1770.8
Missing9 
TOTAL24100.0
135) Does this congregation use a website to communicate with attendees? (WEBSITEV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1854.5
2) No1545.5
TOTAL33100.0
136) Does this congregation's website . . . Have a newsletter online (WEBNEWSL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes421.1
2) No1578.9
Missing14 
TOTAL19100.0
137) Does this congregation's website . . . Have a church calendar highlighting events (WEBCAL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1894.7
2) No15.3
Missing14 
TOTAL19100.0
138) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer sermon transcripts (in audio, video, or written form) (WEBSERMN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes633.3
2) No1266.7
Missing15 
TOTAL18100.0
139) Does this congregation's website . . . List volunteer needs or service opportunities (WEBVOLUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes842.1
2) No1157.9
Missing14 
TOTAL19100.0
140) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer an online giving option (WEBGIVNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes210.5
2) No1789.5
Missing14 
TOTAL19100.0
141) Does this congregation's website . . . Include a member directory (WEBDRCTY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes210.5
2) No1789.5
Missing14 
TOTAL19100.0
142) Does this congregation's website . . . Offer online discussion groups or Bible studies (WEBDISC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes210.5
2) No1789.5
Missing14 
TOTAL19100.0
143) 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? (OPPVOLUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2987.9
2) No412.1
TOTAL33100.0
144) 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? (OPPPOLIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39.7
2) No2890.3
Missing2 
TOTAL31100.0
145) Within the past 12 months, have people at worship services in this congregation been told of opportunities . . . To register to vote? (OPPVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1135.5
2) No2064.5
Missing2 
TOTAL31100.0
146) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Offerings, pledges, donations, dues (INCOFFER)
TOTAL%
1) Checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
147) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Income from charges for use of the congregation's facilities or buildings (INCCHRGS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2678.8
1) Checked721.2
TOTAL33100.0
148) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Income from trust funds, investments, or bequests (INCTRSTF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
149) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Financial support from the denomination or religious agency outside the congregation (INCDENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
150) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Grants/income from local, state, or federal government (INCGRNTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
151) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Grants or income from non-governmental sources (INCSNGVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
152) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? (Mark up to three options.) Other (INCOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
153) 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? (TOTALINC)
TOTAL%
52120) 13.0
53000) 13.0
71000) 13.0
78000) 13.0
89000) 13.0
91000) 13.0
100000) 13.0
104000) 13.0
110000) 26.1
116905) 13.0
120000) 26.1
134870) 13.0
137000) 13.0
138484) 13.0
145000) 13.0
146000) 13.0
147000) 13.0
155000) 26.1
212000) 13.0
214682) 13.0
219000) 13.0
224731) 13.0
231000) 13.0
243944) 13.0
282217) 13.0
301416) 13.0
326640) 13.0
340000) 13.0
403000) 13.0
670000) 13.0
TOTAL33100.0
154) Of this amount, how much came from individuals' donations, dues, or contributions? (DONATION)
TOTAL%
0) None13.0
52120) 5212013.0
53000) 5300013.0
71000) 7100013.0
77850) 7785013.0
80000) 8000013.0
90000) 9000013.0
100000) 10000013.0
103000) 10300013.0
104000) 10400013.0
110000) 11000026.1
116905) 11690513.0
134870) 13487013.0
137000) 13700013.0
138000) 13800013.0
140000) 14000013.0
145000) 14500013.0
146000) 14600013.0
148000) 14800013.0
155000) 15500013.0
210000) 21000013.0
213000) 21300013.0
214682) 21468213.0
224731) 22473113.0
231000) 23100013.0
243944) 24394413.0
280000) 28000013.0
290000) 29000013.0
301416) 30141613.0
306698) 30669813.0
345000) 34500013.0
660000) 66000013.0
TOTAL33100.0
155) 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? (TOTBUDG)
TOTAL%
51280) 13.1
52660) 13.1
68000) 13.1
76000) 13.1
89000) 13.1
97000) 13.1
105000) 13.1
111769) 13.1
112000) 13.1
118000) 13.1
124000) 13.1
125000) 13.1
131045) 13.1
131756) 13.1
135000) 13.1
140000) 26.3
143000) 13.1
144488) 13.1
160000) 13.1
187317) 13.1
189000) 13.1
211726) 13.1
212124) 13.1
231028) 13.1
232000) 13.1
249000) 13.1
282217) 13.1
314104) 13.1
340000) 13.1
403000) 13.1
410000) 13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
156) Of this amount, how much was used for the congregation's operating expenses, including salaries, maintenance of buildings, utilities, and debt service? (OPEXPSNS)
TOTAL%
39562) 13.1
50500) 13.1
58000) 13.1
59250) 13.1
60000) 13.1
70000) 13.1
76000) 13.1
81000) 13.1
82000) 13.1
90000) 13.1
92222) 13.1
96000) 13.1
100000) 13.1
107635) 13.1
108000) 13.1
108972) 13.1
109000) 13.1
111769) 13.1
112100) 13.1
113000) 13.1
125000) 13.1
157402) 13.1
160000) 13.1
167871) 13.1
172000) 13.1
187317) 13.1
187890) 13.1
189000) 13.1
200000) 13.1
205014) 13.1
300000) 13.1
390000) 13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
157) Does this congregation conduct an annual financial stewardship campaign? (STEWARD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1339.4
2) No2060.6
TOTAL33100.0
158) Which one of the following best describes this congregation's financial situation? (FINANSIT)
TOTAL%
1) We have an increasing financial base1133.3
2) We have an essentially stable financial base2060.6
3) We have a declining financial base26.1
TOTAL33100.0
159) 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. Ordained professionals, full-time (ORDNFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None13.0
1) 12781.8
2) 2412.1
3) 313.0
TOTAL33100.0
160) 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. Ordained professionals, part-time (ORDNPART)
TOTAL%
0) None3090.9
1) 126.1
2) 213.0
TOTAL33100.0
161) 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. Non-ordained pastoral leaders or other lay ministers, full-time (LAYFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None3090.9
1) 126.1
2) 213.0
TOTAL33100.0
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. Non-ordained pastoral leaders or other lay ministers, part-time (LAYPART)
TOTAL%
0) None2575.8
1) 1412.1
2) 239.1
3) 313.0
TOTAL33100.0
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. Other paid employees, full-time (OTHRFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None3193.9
2) 226.1
TOTAL33100.0
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. Other paid employees, part-time (OTHRPART)
TOTAL%
0) None1648.5
1) 1721.2
2) 2927.3
3) 313.0
TOTAL33100.0
165) In a typical week, how many worship services does this congregation hold? (NUMBSRVC)
TOTAL%
1) 1133.3
2) 1442.4
3) 824.2
TOTAL33100.0
166) If more than one service is held in a typical week, how do they compare? (SRVCTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Very similar in style625.0
2) One or more is somewhat different in style from the rest833.3
3) One or more is very different in style from the rest729.2
4) We only have one service in a typical week312.5
Missing9 
TOTAL24100.0
167) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. How long does this worship service generally last? (SRVLNGTH)
TOTAL%
1) Less than one hour39.1
2) At least one hour but less than 1.5 hours2987.9
3) At least 1.5 hours but less than two hours13.0
TOTAL33100.0
168) Please answer these questions based on the worship service with the largest attendance. What type of order of service or program is used? (SRVORDER)
TOTAL%
2) Written service outline or bulletin2266.7
3) No written outline, but a standard approach is used824.2
4) Very flexible; varies from week to week39.1
TOTAL33100.0
169) 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? (SRMNLAST)
TOTAL%
2) 11 to 20 minutes39.1
3) 21 to 30 minutes1957.6
4) 31 to 60 minutes1133.3
TOTAL33100.0
170) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional hymns (TRADHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39.1
1) Checked3090.9
TOTAL33100.0
171) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Classical music or chorales (CLASSICL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
172) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Responsive psalms (RESPPSLM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
173) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Praise music or choruses (PRAISMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13.0
1) Checked3297.0
TOTAL33100.0
174) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary hymns (CNTMHYMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1030.3
1) Checked2369.7
TOTAL33100.0
175) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns) (OTHRCNTM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1545.5
1) Checked1854.5
TOTAL33100.0
176) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Music or songs from a variety of cultures (VARCULTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
177) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Contemplative chants (CHANTS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
178) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Gospel music (GOSPLMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2266.7
1) Checked1133.3
TOTAL33100.0
179) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) Singing in tongues (SINGTONG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
180) Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? (Mark all that apply.) No music or songs (NOMUSIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
181) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Applause (APPLAUSE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked824.2
1) Checked2575.8
TOTAL33100.0
182) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Laughter (LAUGHTER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked721.2
1) Checked2678.8
TOTAL33100.0
183) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of incense (INCENSE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
184) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of piano (PIANO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39.1
1) Checked3090.9
TOTAL33100.0
185) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of organ (ORGAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2163.6
1) Checked1236.4
TOTAL33100.0
186) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of drums (DRUMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1751.5
1) Checked1648.5
TOTAL33100.0
187) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of electric guitar (GUITAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1545.5
1) Checked1854.5
TOTAL33100.0
188) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of hymn books (HYMNBOOK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1957.6
1) Checked1442.4
TOTAL33100.0
189) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Singing by the congregation (CONGSING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13.0
1) Checked3297.0
TOTAL33100.0
190) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Singing by a choir or soloist (CHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1030.3
1) Checked2369.7
TOTAL33100.0
191) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People greeting each other (by shaking hands or some other way) (GREETING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked721.2
1) Checked2678.8
TOTAL33100.0
192) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Silent prayer or meditation (SILENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2781.8
1) Checked618.2
TOTAL33100.0
193) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Take up a collection of money (COLLECTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39.1
1) Checked3090.9
TOTAL33100.0
194) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Special time directed at children (TIMECHLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2163.6
1) Checked1236.4
TOTAL33100.0
195) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Participation by teens (such as speaking, reading, singing, or performing) (PARTTEEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2472.7
1) Checked927.3
TOTAL33100.0
196) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Time for testifying or witnessing about personal religious experiences (TESTIFY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1957.6
1) Checked1442.4
TOTAL33100.0
197) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Calling out 'amen' or other expressions of approval (CALLAMEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked927.3
1) Checked2472.7
TOTAL33100.0
198) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Jumping, shouting, or dancing that is unplanned (JUMPING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
199) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People raising their hands in praise (RAISEHND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked618.2
1) Checked2781.8
TOTAL33100.0
200) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Speaking in tongues (TONGUES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
201) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Regular use of sign language for those who are deaf (SIGNLANG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
202) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Regular use of language(s) other than English (NONENGL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
203) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People speaking, reading, or reciting something together (RECITING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2163.6
1) Checked1236.4
TOTAL33100.0
204) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) People joining hands during prayer or other moments (JOINHNDS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
205) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Communion, Eucharist, or the Lord's Supper (COMMNION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1339.4
1) Checked2060.6
TOTAL33100.0
206) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of visual projection equipment (PROJCTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked412.1
1) Checked2987.9
TOTAL33100.0
207) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) Use of amplification equipment (AMPLIFY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13.0
1) Checked3297.0
TOTAL33100.0
208) Which of the following are part of the largest worship service? (Mark all that apply.) A leader wearing a robe or other special garments (LDRROBE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
209) 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 (TIME1)
TOTAL%
800) 13.0
900) 13.0
915) 13.0
930) 412.1
945) 13.0
1000) 13.0
1030) 927.3
1035) 13.0
1040) 26.1
1045) 824.2
1100) 412.1
TOTAL33100.0
210) 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 (DAY1)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
211) 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 (ATTEND1)
TOTAL%
30) 13.1
34) 13.1
41) 13.1
43) 13.1
45) 26.3
47) 13.1
48) 26.3
59) 13.1
60) 13.1
63) 13.1
70) 26.3
75) 13.1
78) 13.1
80) 13.1
85) 13.1
86) 13.1
90) 26.3
92) 13.1
95) 13.1
99) 13.1
110) 13.1
118) 13.1
135) 13.1
150) 26.3
151) 13.1
170) 13.1
180) 13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
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: How often is the service held? (OFTEN1)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (TYPE1TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2884.8
1) Checked515.2
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (TYPE1CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2987.9
1) Checked412.1
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (TYPE1BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked721.2
1) Checked2678.8
TOTAL33100.0
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.) What type of service is it? For children and their parents (TYPE1CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1339.4
1) Checked2060.6
TOTAL33100.0
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.) What type of service is it? For youth (13 to 18 years) (TYPE1YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2369.7
1) Checked1030.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) What type of service is it? For non-members or 'seekers' (TYPE1NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2266.7
1) Checked1133.3
TOTAL33100.0
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? Other (TYPE1OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (COMMUN1)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, at least monthly1959.4
3) No1237.5
4) Yes, quarterly13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
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 2: Service time (TIME2)
TOTAL%
830) 14.5
845) 14.5
1000) 14.5
1030) 313.6
1045) 29.1
1430) 14.5
1800) 940.9
1830) 29.1
1900) 29.1
Missing11 
TOTAL22100.0
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 2: Day held (DAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday1986.4
3) Tuesday14.5
4) Wednesday29.1
Missing11 
TOTAL22100.0
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 2: Average attendance (ATTEND2)
TOTAL%
15) 210.0
18) 210.0
20) 15.0
21) 210.0
30) 15.0
31) 15.0
40) 210.0
54) 15.0
60) 210.0
68) 15.0
70) 210.0
120) 15.0
130) 210.0
Missing13 
TOTAL20100.0
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: How often is the service held? (OFTEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week1995.0
3) Less often15.0
Missing13 
TOTAL20100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (TYPE2TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2472.7
1) Checked927.3
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (TYPE2CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2987.9
1) Checked412.1
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (TYPE2BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2369.7
1) Checked1030.3
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For children and their parents (TYPE2CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2575.8
1) Checked824.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (TYPE2YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2575.8
1) Checked824.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For non-members or 'seekers' (TYPE2NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2678.8
1) Checked721.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other (TYPE2OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
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: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (COMMUN2)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, at least monthly418.2
3) No1777.3
4) Yes, quarterly14.5
Missing11 
TOTAL22100.0
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 3: Service time (TIME3)
TOTAL%
1800) 541.7
1830) 18.3
1900) 541.7
1930) 18.3
Missing21 
TOTAL12100.0
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 3: Day held (DAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday433.3
3) Tuesday216.7
4) Wednesday541.7
6) Friday18.3
Missing21 
TOTAL12100.0
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 3: Average attendance (ATTEND3)
TOTAL%
10) 19.1
20) 19.1
22) 19.1
25) 218.2
44) 218.2
47) 19.1
60) 327.3
Missing22 
TOTAL11100.0
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: How often is the service held? (OFTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week1191.7
3) Less often18.3
Missing21 
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (TYPE3TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2781.8
1) Checked618.2
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (TYPE3CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (TYPE3BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2987.9
1) Checked412.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For children and their parents (TYPE3CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2884.8
1) Checked515.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (TYPE3YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2781.8
1) Checked618.2
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For non-members or 'seekers' (TYPE3NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other (TYPE3OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3090.9
1) Checked39.1
TOTAL33100.0
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: Does it regularly include Communion or Eucharist? (COMMUN3)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, at least monthly220.0
3) No880.0
Missing23 
TOTAL10100.0
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 4: Service time (TIME4)
TOTAL%
1900) 2100.0
Missing31 
TOTAL2100.0
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 4: Day held (DAY4)
TOTAL%
4) Wednesday2100.0
Missing31 
TOTAL2100.0
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 4: Average attendance (ATTEND4)
TOTAL%
31) 150.0
50) 150.0
Missing31 
TOTAL2100.0
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: How often is the service held? (OFTEN4)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week2100.0
Missing31 
TOTAL2100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (TYPE4TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (TYPE4CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (TYPE4BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For children and their parents (TYPE4CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3193.9
1) Checked26.1
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (TYPE4YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) For non-members or 'seekers' (TYPE4NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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.) Other (TYPE4OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3297.0
1) Checked13.0
TOTAL33100.0
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 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Traditional style of worship (TYPE5TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Contemporary style of worship (TYPE5CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship (TYPE5BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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 5: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For children and their parents (TYPE5CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For youth (13 to 18 years) (TYPE5YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) For non-members or 'seekers' (TYPE5NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
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: What type of service is it? (Mark all that apply.) Other (TYPE5OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
263) Survey Form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
264) Year completed survey (SURVYEAR)
TOTAL%
2008) 33100.0
TOTAL33100.0
265) I-ATTEND: 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 (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Under 50721.2
2) 50-991236.4
3) 100 or more1442.4
TOTAL33100.0
266) I-YEAR: In what year was this congregation officially founded? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-YEAR)
TOTAL%
1) Before 19301133.3
2) 1930-19591339.4
3) 1960-1989721.2
4) 1990 to present26.1
TOTAL33100.0
267) I-POLITICS: Politically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side3093.8
2) Right in the middle13.1
3) More on the liberal side13.1
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0
268) I-THEOLOGY: Theologically, would this congregation be considered . . . (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side3093.8
2) Right in the middle26.3
Missing1 
TOTAL32100.0