U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2008/2009, Seventh-Day Adventist Church Leader Survey

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > Religious Groups > Members or Leaders > Adventist > Codebook


All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Congregation ID (CONGID)
2) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (If none, check here:) (NODENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
3) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (DENOM1)
TOTAL%
4) Seventh-day Adventist22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
4) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (If you did not attend a congregation before age 12, check here:) (NODEN12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
5) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (DEN12_1)
TOTAL%
4) Seventh-day Adventist1881.8
15) Baptist14.5
213) Roman Catholic Church313.6
TOTAL22100.0
6) What is your present denomination? (If none, check here:) (NOPRSDEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
7) What is your present denomination? (DENOMPR)
TOTAL%
4) Seventh-day Adventist22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
8) Are you ordained? (ORDAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1881.8
2) No, but I'm working toward ordination29.1
3) No29.1
TOTAL22100.0
9) If ordained, how old were you when you received full ordination as minister, pastor, priest, or rabbi? (AGEORD)
TOTAL%
25) 15.6
28) 211.1
29) 15.6
30) 15.6
32) 211.1
33) 316.7
35) 211.1
36) 15.6
37) 15.6
40) 15.6
41) 15.6
50) 15.6
54) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
10) Overall, how many YEARS have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? (YRSORD)
TOTAL%
6) 15.6
13) 15.6
16) 15.6
18) 15.6
19) 15.6
20) 211.1
23) 15.6
25) 15.6
28) 15.6
32) 15.6
33) 15.6
34) 15.6
37) 15.6
38) 211.1
39) 15.6
45) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
11) Overall, how many MONTHS have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? (MNTHSORD)
TOTAL%
1) 218.2
2) 19.1
3) 19.1
4) 218.2
5) 19.1
6) 19.1
8) 19.1
9) 19.1
11) 19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
12) In how many different positions, including your current one, have you served as a paid ordained minister? (NUMBPOS)
TOTAL%
0) 15.6
2) 211.1
3) 211.1
4) 15.6
5) 211.1
6) 15.6
8) 527.8
9) 15.6
10) 211.1
12) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
13) At what age did you first seriously consider that you were called to become an ordained minister, pastor, or priest? (AGECALLD)
TOTAL%
10) 15.3
12) 210.5
13) 15.3
17) 210.5
18) 210.5
20) 15.3
22) 15.3
23) 315.8
25) 15.3
27) 15.3
34) 15.3
37) 15.3
40) 15.3
50) 15.3
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
14) Did you work full-time at one or more other occupations before entering the ministry? (OTHOCC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1361.9
2) No838.1
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
15) If yes, for how long? (Years) (OCCYEAR)
TOTAL%
0) 940.9
2) 14.5
6) 14.5
7) 14.5
10) 14.5
12) 14.5
15) 14.5
16) 14.5
21) 14.5
25) 14.5
26) 14.5
27) 14.5
30) 14.5
35) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
16) If yes, for how long? (Months) (OCCMONTH)
TOTAL%
0) 1986.4
4) 29.1
11) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
17) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (LASTOCC)
TOTAL%
5) Teachers and professors215.4
6) All other professionals538.5
7) Managers and administrators430.8
11) Transport, laborers215.4
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
18) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (LASTOCC2)
TOTAL%
2) Other religious professional150.0
7) Managers and administrators150.0
Missing20 
TOTAL2100.0
19) In your final year in that job, what was your approximate annual cash salary? (OCCSALRY)
TOTAL%
420) 110.0
600) 110.0
6000) 110.0
20000) 110.0
35000) 110.0
38000) 110.0
40000) 110.0
55000) 110.0
150000) 110.0
170000) 110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
20) What year was that? (OCCFNLYR)
TOTAL%
1967) 17.7
1970) 17.7
1971) 215.4
1973) 17.7
1975) 17.7
1986) 17.7
1988) 17.7
1990) 17.7
1991) 17.7
1998) 17.7
2000) 17.7
2008) 17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
21) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? Yes, to work in non-parish ministry (LFTJNPAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1777.3
1) Checked522.7
TOTAL22100.0
22) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? Yes, to work in a secular position (LFTJSEC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
23) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? No (LFTJNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked836.4
1) Checked1463.6
TOTAL22100.0
24) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Number of years (YRSAWAY)
TOTAL%
0) 1672.7
1) 29.1
2) 14.5
9) 14.5
10) 14.5
11) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
25) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Number of months (MNTHAWAY)
TOTAL%
0) 2195.5
10) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
26) What is the highest level of theological training you have obtained? (THEOTRNG)
TOTAL%
1) None210.5
2) Certificate from denominational training program, Bible college, or seminary15.3
3) Bible college degree315.8
4) Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or Bachelor of Divinity736.8
5) M.A., S.T.M., Th.M., or other master's degree15.3
6) Doctor of Ministry degree315.8
7) Ph.D. or Th.D.15.3
8) Other15.3
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
27) When did you receive your first theological degree? (YRDEGREE)
TOTAL%
1962) 16.3
1964) 212.5
1965) 16.3
1967) 212.5
1968) 16.3
1975) 212.5
1976) 16.3
1979) 16.3
1982) 16.3
1985) 16.3
1989) 16.3
1990) 16.3
1999) 16.3
Missing6 
TOTAL16100.0
28) Are you currently attending a seminary or theological school? (ATTENSEM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes210.0
2) No1890.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
29) If currently attending seminary or theological school, what degree are you seeking? (DEGSEEK)
TOTAL%
6) Doctor of Ministry150.0
8) Other150.0
Missing20 
TOTAL2100.0
30) Are you the congregation's principal leader? (LEADER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
31) Were you a member or regular participant in this congregation before becoming the congregation's leader? (MEMBCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, immediately before becoming the leader313.6
2) Yes, but I was a member or participant in the past14.5
3) No1881.8
TOTAL22100.0
32) Did you have to be ordained in order to hold the position that you are now in? (NEEDORD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes940.9
2) No1359.1
TOTAL22100.0
33) How would you describe your current position? (CURRPOS)
TOTAL%
1) Senior pastor, priest, or minister940.9
2) Solo pastor, priest, or minister1150.0
4) Interim pastor, priest, or minister14.5
6) Lay minister or pastoral leader14.5
TOTAL22100.0
34) In what year did you become the principal leader of this congregation? (YRPASTOR)
TOTAL%
1985) 14.8
1992) 14.8
1993) 29.5
1994) 29.5
1998) 14.8
1999) 14.8
2000) 14.8
2001) 29.5
2003) 14.8
2004) 14.8
2005) 29.5
2006) 29.5
2007) 29.5
2008) 29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
35) Including yourself, how many principal leaders (such as senior pastors, priests, or ministers) have served this congregation in the past 10 years? Clergy filling regular or permanent positions as senior leader (LEADPERM)
TOTAL%
1) 942.9
2) 523.8
3) 523.8
4) 29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
36) Including yourself, how many principal leaders (such as senior pastors, priests, or ministers) have served this congregation in the past 10 years? Clergy filling interim or temporary positions as senior leader (LEADTEMP)
TOTAL%
0) 114.3
1) 571.4
2) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
37) Do you currently pastor another congregation? (MULTCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1257.1
2) No942.9
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
38) If yes, how many? (NUMBCONG)
TOTAL%
1) 763.6
2) 327.3
3) 19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
39) Do you currently work at any other job other than as pastor of this congregation (and other related congregations)? (OTHJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes419.0
2) No1781.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
40) If yes, what is your other job or occupation? (OTHJOB1)
TOTAL%
6) All other professionals125.0
7) Managers and administrators250.0
18) Volunteer125.0
Missing18 
TOTAL4100.0
41) Average hours per week (at other job) (OTHJBHRS)
TOTAL%
4) 133.3
5) 133.3
20) 133.3
Missing19 
TOTAL3100.0
42) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of ordained professionals: Full-time (ORDFULL)
TOTAL%
0) 947.4
1) 842.1
2) 210.5
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
43) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of ordained professionals: Part-time (ORDPART)
TOTAL%
0) 1191.7
1) 18.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
44) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of non-ordained pastoral leaders or lay ministers: Full-time (LAYFULL)
TOTAL%
0) 1178.6
1) 214.3
2) 17.1
Missing8 
TOTAL14100.0
45) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of non-ordained pastoral leaders or lay ministers: Part-time (LAYPART)
TOTAL%
0) 975.0
2) 18.3
3) 18.3
7) 18.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
46) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of other paid employees: Full-time (OTHFULL)
TOTAL%
0) 12100.0
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
47) Including yourself, how many paid staff are employed by your congregation either full-time or part-time? If you have a school, don't count school staff. Number of other paid employees: Part-time (OTHPART)
TOTAL%
0) 738.9
1) 422.2
2) 211.1
3) 422.2
5) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
48) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Loaned money to someone outside your family (LOANED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1463.6
1) Checked836.4
TOTAL22100.0
49) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Cared for someone outside your family who was very sick (CAREDSCK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1672.7
1) Checked627.3
TOTAL22100.0
50) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Helped someone outside your family find a job (HELPFND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked940.9
1) Checked1359.1
TOTAL22100.0
51) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Donated or prepared food for someone outside your family or congregation (GIVEFOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1045.5
1) Checked1254.5
TOTAL22100.0
52) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Voted in the 2008 presidential election (VOTEPRES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked731.8
1) Checked1568.2
TOTAL22100.0
53) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Donated money to a charitable organization (other than this congregation) (CHARITAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29.1
1) Checked2090.9
TOTAL22100.0
54) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Worked with others to try to solve a community problem (WORKSOLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1359.1
1) Checked940.9
TOTAL22100.0
55) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Contacted an elected official about a public issue (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1568.2
1) Checked731.8
TOTAL22100.0
56) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Contributed money to a political campaign or candidate (CONTPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
57) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Went on a mission or service trip (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1672.7
1) Checked627.3
TOTAL22100.0
58) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Preaching and worship leadership (including sermon preparation, funerals, and weddings) (HRSPRCH)
TOTAL%
2) 14.8
3) 14.8
6) 314.3
8) 14.8
10) 733.3
12) 14.8
12.5) 14.8
18) 14.8
20) 29.5
21) 14.8
22) 14.8
28) 14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
59) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Teaching people about the faith (HRSFAITH)
TOTAL%
0) 14.8
1) 314.3
2) 314.3
3) 314.3
3.5) 14.8
4) 314.3
5) 14.8
6) 14.8
7) 14.8
8) 14.8
10) 314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
60) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Training people for ministry and mission (HRSTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) 320.0
1) 426.7
2) 533.3
3) 16.7
4) 16.7
5) 16.7
Missing7 
TOTAL15100.0
61) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Pastoral counseling and spiritual direction (HRSCOUNS)
TOTAL%
0) 15.3
1) 210.5
2) 421.1
3) 315.8
4) 315.8
5) 15.3
6) 15.3
8) 15.3
10) 210.5
30) 15.3
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
62) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Visiting members and their families, including the sick and shut-ins (HRSVISIT)
TOTAL%
1) 15.0
2) 840.0
3) 210.0
5) 420.0
10) 315.0
12) 15.0
20) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
63) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Visiting or calling on prospective members; working to convert other to the faith (HRSCONV)
TOTAL%
0) 210.5
1) 315.8
2) 526.3
3) 421.1
4) 210.5
5) 315.8
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
64) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Administering the work of the congregation, including staff supervision, attending congregational board and committee meeting (HRSADMIN)
TOTAL%
1) 210.0
1.5) 15.0
2) 420.0
3) 210.0
4) 210.0
5) 210.0
6) 210.0
10) 15.0
12.5) 15.0
16) 15.0
18) 15.0
30) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
65) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Involvement in denominational, interdenominational, and interfaith affairs (HRSDENOM)
TOTAL%
0) 212.5
.5) 16.3
1) 531.3
2) 318.8
3) 212.5
5) 212.5
6) 16.3
Missing6 
TOTAL16100.0
66) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Involvement in community organizations and issues beyond the congregation (HRSCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) 637.5
1) 531.3
2) 425.0
3) 16.3
Missing6 
TOTAL16100.0
67) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Youth ministry (HRSYOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) 529.4
1) 423.5
2) 423.5
3) 15.9
3.5) 15.9
6) 15.9
10) 15.9
Missing5 
TOTAL17100.0
68) In a typical week approximately how many hours do you spend in work related to your employment in this congregation? (HRSWK)
TOTAL%
1) 14.8
10) 14.8
17) 14.8
20) 14.8
30) 14.8
40) 419.0
45) 314.3
50) 14.8
54) 29.5
55) 14.8
60) 29.5
70) 29.5
80) 14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
69) In your preaching, do you use the scripture texts from a prescribed lectionary? (TEXTS)
TOTAL%
1) Always29.5
3) Occasionally29.5
4) Never1781.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
70) In the past two years, how many people from this congregation have you personally encouraged to consider becoming a pastor, minister, or priest? (ENCOURG)
TOTAL%
0) 1257.1
1) 314.3
2) 419.0
3) 29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
71) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Prayer, meditation, Bible reading, and other spiritual disciplines (Hours) (TIMEPRAY)
TOTAL%
2) 210.0
3) 210.0
4) 210.0
5) 315.0
6.5) 15.0
7) 210.0
9) 15.0
10) 420.0
14) 210.0
21) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
72) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Reading (other than for specific sermons or teaching) (Hours) (TIMEREAD)
TOTAL%
1) 15.0
2) 735.0
3) 210.0
4) 525.0
5) 315.0
11) 15.0
21) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
73) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Using the Internet (including searching the web, reading blogs or online news, downloading music or videos, and using online social networking sites like Facebook) (Hours) (TIMEWEB)
TOTAL%
0) 315.0
.5) 15.0
1) 210.0
2) 315.0
3) 315.0
4) 210.0
5) 420.0
7) 15.0
14) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
74) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Email and text messaging (Hours) (TIMEEML)
TOTAL%
0) 210.5
1) 421.1
2) 421.1
3) 315.8
5) 526.3
10) 15.3
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
75) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Family life (time spent on family activities including meals) (Hours) (TIMEFAM)
TOTAL%
3) 15.0
4) 15.0
5) 15.0
6) 15.0
7) 15.0
8) 210.0
10) 315.0
12) 15.0
14) 15.0
15) 210.0
17) 15.0
20) 210.0
21) 15.0
23) 15.0
30) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
76) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Physical exercise for your health (Hours) (TIMEEXER)
TOTAL%
0) 315.0
2) 630.0
4) 210.0
5) 15.0
6) 315.0
7) 210.0
8) 15.0
10) 15.0
11) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
77) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Recreation and hobbies (Hours) (TIMERECR)
TOTAL%
0) 633.3
1) 211.1
2) 527.8
4) 316.7
5) 15.6
7) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
78) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Watching television (including news, sports, movies, and shows) (TIMETV)
TOTAL%
0) 315.0
1) 15.0
2) 210.0
3) 210.0
4) 210.0
5) 525.0
6) 210.0
10) 210.0
21) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
79) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Socializing or eating out with friends (Hours) (TIMESOC)
TOTAL%
0) 421.1
2) 631.6
3) 315.8
4) 315.8
5) 315.8
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
80) What is your current annual salary as pastor, priest, or minister prior to taxes, including fringe benefits and allowances, but excluding housing, health insurance, and pension or retirement funds? (SALARY)
TOTAL%
0) 314.3
21000) 14.8
30000) 14.8
35000) 14.8
40000) 29.5
41000) 14.8
42444) 14.8
43000) 14.8
48000) 14.8
50000) 314.3
55000) 29.5
58284) 14.8
60000) 29.5
74000) 14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
81) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (If no educational debt, check here:) (EDDEBTNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked627.3
1) Checked1672.7
TOTAL22100.0
82) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (EDDEBT)
TOTAL%
0) 6100.0
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
83) Are you furnished with a parsonage, manse, or rectory (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (HOUSING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes14.8
2) No2095.2
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
84) Are you furnished with a parsonage, manse, or rectory (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? What is the fair rental value? (Annual basis) (RENTVAL)
TOTAL%
10000) 1100.0
Missing21 
TOTAL1100.0
85) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (HOUSALLW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes523.8
2) No1676.2
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
86) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? Amount of housing allowance (Annual basis) (AMOUNT)
TOTAL%
4368) 120.0
12000) 120.0
13000) 120.0
25000) 120.0
30000) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
87) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my congregation or denomination (HCARECON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked522.7
1) Checked1777.3
TOTAL22100.0
88) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my spouse's employer (HCARESP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
89) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my other employment (HCAREEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
90) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from another source (HCAREOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
91) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, but I pay the health care premium myself (HCAREPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
92) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, I don't have health care benefits (HCARENO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
93) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (SPCHCCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked731.8
1) Checked1568.2
TOTAL22100.0
94) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through his or her employer (SPCHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
95) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (SPHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
96) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (SPHCOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
97) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (SPHCHPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
98) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, s/he doesn't have health care benefits (SPHCNCAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
99) Does your spouse currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No spouse (SPHCNNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1986.4
1) Checked313.6
TOTAL22100.0
100) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (CHCARCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1672.7
1) Checked627.3
TOTAL22100.0
101) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my spouse's employer (CHCARSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
102) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (CHCAREMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
103) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (CHCAROTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
104) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (CHCARPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
105) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, they don't have health care benefits (CHCARNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
106) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No children at home (CHCARNOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1254.5
1) Checked1045.5
TOTAL22100.0
107) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? (PENSION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1885.7
2) No314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
108) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? What percent of your annual salary? (PENAMT)
TOTAL%
2) 321.4
2.5) 321.4
3) 17.1
4) 17.1
5) 214.3
6) 214.3
7) 17.1
8.8) 17.1
Missing8 
TOTAL14100.0
109) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Spouse's salary (INCSPSAL)
TOTAL%
0) 631.6
3000) 15.3
5000) 15.3
6000) 15.3
8400) 15.3
12000) 15.3
17000) 15.3
30000) 315.8
36000) 15.3
40000) 15.3
50000) 15.3
70000) 15.3
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
110) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Your other employment (INCOTHEM)
TOTAL%
0) 975.0
5000) 18.3
6000) 18.3
12000) 18.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
111) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Other income (investment, pension or retirement, etc.) (INCOTH)
TOTAL%
0) 857.1
1000) 17.1
5000) 17.1
10000) 17.1
12000) 17.1
20600) 17.1
75000) 17.1
Missing8 
TOTAL14100.0
112) Over the past few years, has your financial situation been getting better, worse, or has it stayed the same? (FINANC)
TOTAL%
1) Better838.1
2) Worse628.6
3) Stayed the same733.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
113) How often during the past year did you take part in some form of continuing theological education lasting at least a full day? (CONTTHED)
TOTAL%
2) Once or twice628.6
3) Three to five times1257.1
4) More than five times314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
114) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? (SABBATLV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes628.6
2) No1571.4
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
115) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? How long was your sabbatical leave? (days) (SABBLONG)
TOTAL%
40) 116.7
90) 583.3
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
116) Do you regularly take a day off each week? (DAYOFF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1152.4
2) No1047.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
117) Do you regularly take a day off each week? Which day? (DAYOFFW1)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday654.5
2) Monday19.1
4) Wednesday19.1
5) Thursday19.1
6) Friday19.1
7) Saturday19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
118) Over the past two years, has there been any conflict in this congregation? (Check only one.) (CONFLICT)
TOTAL%
1) No conflict that I'm aware of628.6
2) Some minor conflict1152.4
3) Major conflict14.8
4) Major conflict with leaders or people leaving29.5
5) Don't know14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
119) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Finances (CNFLFIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
120) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in worship style (CNFLWORS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1881.8
1) Checked418.2
TOTAL22100.0
121) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in music style (CNFLMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
122) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in other programs of the congregation (CNFLPRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
123) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Doctrines (CNFLDCTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
124) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral leadership style (CNFLPAST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1881.8
1) Checked418.2
TOTAL22100.0
125) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Lay leadership style (CNFLLAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1986.4
1) Checked313.6
TOTAL22100.0
126) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between staff and/or clergy (CNFLSTFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
127) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Sexual misconduct (CNFLSEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
128) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues regarding homosexuality (CNFLHOMO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
129) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Racial or ethnic issues (CNFLRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
130) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Women in leadership positions in this congregation (CNFLWOMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
131) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues about a new building or renovation of an existing building (CNFLBLDG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
132) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Other (CNFLOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
133) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in pastoral/staff/leadership (CNFLPSTL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
134) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between pastor/staff and members/attendees (CNFLPMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
135) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between members/attendees (CNFLMEMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
136) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) General personality conflicts/interpersonal problems (CNFLPERS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
137) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Held congregational meeting(s) to discuss the issue (CONMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1777.3
1) Checked522.7
TOTAL22100.0
138) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Appointed a special task force or committee to work through the issue (CONTASKF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
139) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) A denominational official or committee met with congregational leaders (CONOFFCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1986.4
1) Checked313.6
TOTAL22100.0
140) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Worked with a specialized consultant who helps congregations in conflict (CONCONSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
141) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Used conflict resolution program or resources (CONRESOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
142) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) No special approach was used other than how the congregation typically makes decisions (CONNOSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1881.8
1) Checked418.2
TOTAL22100.0
143) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Other (CONOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
144) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastor(s) took care of the conflict (CONPASTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
145) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) General discussion/conversation/mediation/communication (individually or in groups) (CONDISCV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
146) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Spiritual/biblical tactics (CONBIBL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
147) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral/staff/lay leader change (CONLDRCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
148) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Existing group in congregation dealt with issue (CONEXGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
149) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) People left the congregation (CONPPLFT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
150) Have you met regularly with other ministers or pastoral leaders in a small group for continuing education and support in the past five years? (SMGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1257.1
2) No942.9
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
151) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR1)
TOTAL%
3) Area ministers' group19.1
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy654.5
7) Study groups19.1
11) Therapeutic or counseling group19.1
15) Minister or colleague group not otherwise specified218.2
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
152) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR2)
TOTAL%
3) Area ministers' group150.0
8) Spiritual formation group150.0
Missing20 
TOTAL2100.0
153) How long have you participated in that group? Years (GRPYRS)
TOTAL%
0) 1359.1
2) 29.1
3) 14.5
5) 29.1
8) 14.5
10) 14.5
12) 14.5
14) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
154) How long have you participated in that group? Months (GRPMNTHS)
TOTAL%
0) 1986.4
7) 14.5
9) 14.5
10) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
155) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Times per year (GRPTIMES)
TOTAL%
2) 18.3
3) 18.3
4) 18.3
6) 216.7
8) 216.7
9) 18.3
10) 433.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
156) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Hours per meeting (GRPDURAT)
TOTAL%
1.5) 18.3
2) 216.7
3) 433.3
4) 18.3
8) 18.3
10) 18.3
12) 18.3
60) 18.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
157) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide who belongs (GRPBELNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2090.9
1) Checked29.1
TOTAL22100.0
158) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide what group does (GRPDOES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1777.3
1) Checked522.7
TOTAL22100.0
159) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) A sponsoring organization (such as judicatory, diocese, or seminary) provides curriculum (GRPSPONS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1463.6
1) Checked836.4
TOTAL22100.0
160) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different races or ethnicities (GRPRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1672.7
1) Checked627.3
TOTAL22100.0
161) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different denominations or faith traditions (GRPINCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1986.4
1) Checked313.6
TOTAL22100.0
162) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group has a trained leader or facilitator (GRPLEADR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1672.7
1) Checked627.3
TOTAL22100.0
163) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) My congregation contributes to the cost of participation in the group (GRPCOST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
164) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing personal concerns or struggles (GRPCONC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1881.8
1) Checked418.2
TOTAL22100.0
165) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is engaging in Biblical or theological reflection (GRPBIBLE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
166) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing ideas and resources for effective ministry (GRPSHRNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1359.1
1) Checked940.9
TOTAL22100.0
167) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Those I minister to have been positively affected by my participation (GRPPOSIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1672.7
1) Checked627.3
TOTAL22100.0
168) How important would you say that this congregation's denomination is for the way that it organizes its programs or ministries? (DENOMIMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance1365.0
2) Somewhat important630.0
3) Somewhat unimportant15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
169) Choose one: (LEADSTYL)
TOTAL%
2) I try to inspire and encourage lay members to make decisions and take action, although I will take action alone if I believe that it is needed.1361.9
3) Lay leaders come up with most of the initiatives in the congregation, although I try to exert a strong influence on their decisions.314.3
4) Lay leaders make most of the decisions about the congregation's directions and programs; my role is to empower them to implement their decisions523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
170) Of the following, which one best describes your opinion of the future directions of this congregation? (FUTDIREC)
TOTAL%
2) We are faithfully maintaining past directions419.0
3) We are currently deciding on new directions1047.6
4) We are currently moving in new directions419.0
5) We need to rethink where we are heading29.5
7) Don't know14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
171) In general, would you say your health is . . . (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent942.9
2) Very good838.1
3) Good314.3
4) Fair14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
172) During the past four weeks, how much did pain interfere with your normal activities (including both work outside the home and housework)? (PAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all1676.2
2) A little bit419.0
3) Moderately14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
173) During the past four weeks, how much of the time has your physical health or emotional problems interfered with your social activities (like visiting friends or relatives)? (HLTHPROB)
TOTAL%
3) Some of the time315.0
4) A little of the time420.0
5) None of the time1365.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
174) Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage? (MARHAPPY)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy1260.0
2) Pretty happy525.0
3) Not too happy15.0
4) Not married210.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
175) What is your height? Feet (HEIGHTFT)
TOTAL%
0) 29.1
5) 1359.1
6) 731.8
TOTAL22100.0
176) What is your height? Inches (HEIGHTIN)
TOTAL%
0) 627.3
1) 29.1
2) 14.5
6) 14.5
7) 14.5
8) 418.2
9) 14.5
10) 522.7
11) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
177) What is your weight? Pounds (WEIGHT)
TOTAL%
125) 15.3
130) 15.3
140) 15.3
143) 15.3
145) 15.3
148) 15.3
150) 15.3
160) 15.3
162) 15.3
170) 210.5
175) 15.3
184) 15.3
200) 15.3
220) 15.3
240) 15.3
250) 15.3
260) 15.3
350) 15.3
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
178) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BIBLVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word950.0
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings15.6
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context844.4
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
179) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative210.0
2) Conservative1365.0
3) Right in the middle420.0
4) Liberal15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
180) Have you ever had a conversion experience or a moment of decisive faith commitment? (CONVEXP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20100.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
181) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth (RELIGEQ)
TOTAL%
2) Agree14.8
3) Neutral or unsure29.5
4) Disagree942.9
5) Strongly disagree942.9
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
182) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved (SAVED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree945.0
2) Agree525.0
4) Disagree420.0
5) Strongly disagree210.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
183) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is directly involved in worldly affairs (GODINVLV)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1152.4
2) Agree733.3
3) Neutral or unsure314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
184) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is angered by human sin (GODANGER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree523.8
2) Agree733.3
3) Neutral or unsure314.3
4) Disagree314.3
5) Strongly disagree314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
185) How satisfied are you with: Your health? (SATHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely delighted733.3
2) Somewhat delighted733.3
3) A little delighted523.8
4) Mixed feelings29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
186) How satisfied are you with: Your relationships with family or friends? (SATRELAT)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely delighted733.3
2) Somewhat delighted628.6
3) A little delighted733.3
4) Mixed feelings14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
187) How satisfied are you with: Your life as a whole? (SALIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely delighted419.0
2) Somewhat delighted838.1
3) A little delighted733.3
4) Mixed feelings29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
188) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Being ordained (IMPORDND)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance419.0
2) Somewhat important1257.1
3) Somewhat unimportant29.5
4) Of little importance314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
189) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a seminary degree or certificate (IMPDEGR)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat important942.9
3) Somewhat unimportant628.6
4) Of little importance628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
190) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a clear sense of call from God (IMPCALL)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance1466.7
2) Somewhat important733.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
191) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Being competent in the tasks of ministry, including preaching (IMPCOMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance1466.7
2) Somewhat important628.6
3) Somewhat unimportant14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
192) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Feeling that your gifts for ministry are right for the congregation you are serving (IMPGIFTS)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance1152.4
2) Somewhat important1047.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
193) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Serving a congregation that offers challenges to your creativity (IMPCHLNG)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance523.8
2) Somewhat important1361.9
3) Somewhat unimportant29.5
4) Of little importance14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
194) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Having close relationships with your congregation's members (IMPCLOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance1047.6
2) Somewhat important1047.6
3) Somewhat unimportant14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
195) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Financial well-being (IMPFINAN)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance14.8
2) Somewhat important1257.1
3) Somewhat unimportant628.6
4) Of little importance29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
196) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Housing or living arrangements (SATLIVNG)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied1571.4
2) Somewhat satisfied314.3
3) Somewhat dissatisfied314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
197) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your spiritual life (SATSPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied419.0
2) Somewhat satisfied1466.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
198) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Opportunities for continuing theological education (SATOPPED)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied420.0
2) Somewhat satisfied1365.0
3) Somewhat dissatisfied210.0
4) Very dissatisfied15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
199) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Support from your denominational officials, if applicable (SATDENOF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied1260.0
2) Somewhat satisfied525.0
3) Somewhat dissatisfied15.0
4) Very dissatisfied210.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
200) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with other clergy (SATCLRGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied630.0
2) Somewhat satisfied1365.0
3) Somewhat dissatisfied15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
201) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with lay leaders in this congregation (SATLAYLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied1047.6
2) Somewhat satisfied1152.4
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
202) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with relationships with . . .? Other pastors in this congregation, if applicable (SATOTHPS)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied562.5
2) Somewhat satisfied337.5
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
203) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your salary and benefits (SATSALRY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied1050.0
2) Somewhat satisfied945.0
3) Somewhat dissatisfied15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
204) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your family life, if applicable (SATFAMLF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied942.9
2) Somewhat satisfied1152.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
205) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . . ? Your personal life (SATPERSN)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied733.3
2) Somewhat satisfied1257.1
3) Somewhat dissatisfied29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
206) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your work in ministry (SATMINST)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied628.6
2) Somewhat satisfied1466.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
207) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your overall effectiveness as a pastoral leader in this particular congregation (SATEFFCT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied419.0
2) Somewhat satisfied1361.9
3) Somewhat dissatisfied29.5
4) Very dissatisfied29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
208) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Lack of agreement between the congregation and me over what my role as a pastor here is (PRBAGREE)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem14.8
3) Very little problem942.9
4) No problem1152.4
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
209) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Difficulty of having a private life apart from my ministerial role (PRBPRIV)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat a problem733.3
3) Very little problem942.9
4) No problem523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
210) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Finding time for recreation, relaxation, or personal reflection (PRBTIME)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem29.5
2) Somewhat a problem838.1
3) Very little problem628.6
4) No problem523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
211) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Relationships with the congregation's staff, if applicable (PRBSTAFF)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat a problem18.3
3) Very little problem433.3
4) No problem758.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
212) During the past year, how often . . . Have you experienced stress because of the challenges you face in this congregation? (EXPSTRES)
TOTAL%
1) Very often29.5
2) Fairly often419.0
3) Once in a while1361.9
4) Never29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
213) During the past year, how often . . . Have you felt lonely and isolated in your work? (LONELY)
TOTAL%
1) Very often14.8
2) Fairly often314.3
3) Once in a while942.9
4) Never733.3
5) Not applicable14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
214) During the past year, how often . . . Have you felt that your work in this congregation did not permit you to devote adequate time to your children? (TIMECHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15.0
2) Fairly often15.0
3) Once in a while945.0
4) Never420.0
5) Not applicable525.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
215) During the past year, how often . . . Has your spouse voiced resentment over the amount of time that your ministry takes up? (RESENTTM)
TOTAL%
1) Very often14.8
2) Fairly often14.8
3) Once in a while1152.4
4) Never523.8
5) Not applicable314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
216) During the past year, how often . . . Has your spouse voiced resentment over the financial situation in which you find yourselves by being in pastoral ministry? (RESENTFN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15.0
2) Fairly often15.0
3) Once in a while315.0
4) Never1470.0
5) Not applicable15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
217) During the past year, how often have you . . . Doubted that you are called by God to the ministry? (DOUBTCLL)
TOTAL%
3) Once in a while838.1
4) Never1361.9
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
218) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving your current position to become a pastor elsewhere? (LEAVEELS)
TOTAL%
2) Fairly often314.3
3) Once in a while419.0
4) Never1466.7
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
219) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry in a congregation to enter another type of ministry position? (LEAVEOTH)
TOTAL%
2) Fairly often29.5
3) Once in a while628.6
4) Never1361.9
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
220) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry to enter a secular occupation? (LEAVESEC)
TOTAL%
2) Fairly often15.0
3) Once in a while420.0
4) Never1575.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
221) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with members here who are critical of your work? (STRSSMEM)
TOTAL%
2) Fairly often314.3
3) Once in a while1152.4
4) Never733.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
222) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with the other pastor(s) here, if applicable? (STRSSPST)
TOTAL%
3) Once in a while323.1
4) Never1076.9
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
223) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made you feel loved and cared for? (CONGLOVE)
TOTAL%
1) Very often733.3
2) Fairly often1152.4
3) Once in a while314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
224) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Listened to you talk about your private problems and concerns? (CONGLSTN)
TOTAL%
2) Fairly often29.5
3) Once in a while1152.4
4) Never838.1
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
225) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made too many demands on you? (CONGDMND)
TOTAL%
1) Very often14.8
2) Fairly often29.5
3) Once in a while1257.1
4) Never628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
226) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Expressed interest in and concern about your well-being? (CONGINTR)
TOTAL%
1) Very often419.0
2) Fairly often1152.4
3) Once in a while628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
227) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have enthusiasm for my work (ENTHUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1257.1
2) Somewhat agree838.1
3) Neutral or unsure14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
228) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? This congregation is always ready to try something new (TRYNEW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29.5
2) Somewhat agree1152.4
3) Neutral or unsure314.3
4) Somewhat disagree419.0
5) Strongly disagree14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
229) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I could be just as happy in some other congregation, it wouldn't have to be this one (HAPPYOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree628.6
2) Somewhat agree628.6
3) Neutral or unsure628.6
4) Somewhat disagree14.8
5) Strongly disagree29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
230) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel drained in fulfilling my functions in this congregation (DRAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree14.8
2) Somewhat agree419.0
3) Neutral or unsure29.5
4) Somewhat disagree838.1
5) Strongly disagree628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
231) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I am less patient with people in this congregation than I used to be (LESSPTNT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29.5
3) Neutral or unsure314.3
4) Somewhat disagree733.3
5) Strongly disagree942.9
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
232) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? In general, there is a good match between this congregation and my leadership (MTCHCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree942.9
2) Somewhat agree1152.4
4) Somewhat disagree14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
233) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? In general, there is a good match between my leadership and other pastors here (if applicable) (MTCHOTHR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree333.3
2) Somewhat agree333.3
3) Neutral or unsure333.3
Missing13 
TOTAL9100.0
234) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel negative or cynical about the people with whom I work (FEELNEG)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat agree210.5
3) Neutral or unsure315.8
4) Somewhat disagree421.1
5) Strongly disagree1052.6
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
235) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I find myself frustrated in my attempts to accomplish tasks that are important to me (FRUSTRTD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29.5
2) Somewhat agree523.8
3) Neutral or unsure419.0
4) Somewhat disagree628.6
5) Strongly disagree419.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
236) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Members of this congregation have a sense of excitement about the congregation's future (MEMBEXCT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree419.0
2) Somewhat agree1152.4
3) Neutral or unsure523.8
4) Somewhat disagree14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
237) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have accomplished many worthwhile things in my ministry here (ACCMPLSH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree733.3
2) Somewhat agree942.9
3) Neutral or unsure523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
238) The following questions are about how you feel and how things have been with you during the past four weeks. For each question, please give the one answer that comes closest to the way you have been feeling. How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you felt calm and peaceful? (FELTCALM)
TOTAL%
2) Most of the time1361.9
3) Some of the time838.1
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
239) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you have a lot of energy? (LOTENRGY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time314.3
2) Most of the time1047.6
3) Some of the time733.3
4) A little of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
240) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you felt downhearted and depressed? (FELTDOWN)
TOTAL%
2) Most of the time14.8
3) Some of the time419.0
4) A little of the time14.8
5) None of the time1571.4
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
241) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you feel worn out? (FEELWORN)
TOTAL%
2) Most of the time314.3
3) Some of the time523.8
4) A little of the time628.6
5) None of the time733.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
242) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . have you been happy? (BEENHPPY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time419.0
2) Most of the time1047.6
3) Some of the time733.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
243) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I see this congregation's potential to contribute to society (POTENTLV)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time523.8
2) Most of the time1152.4
3) Some of the time523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
244) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am in touch with what's happening here (INTOUCH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time420.0
2) Most of the time1365.0
3) Some of the time315.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
245) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I sacrifice my own interests to meet needs of people here (SACRIFCE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time419.0
2) Most of the time942.9
3) Some of the time628.6
4) A little of the time14.8
5) None of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
246) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am good at convincing others to do things here (PLCONVIN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time14.8
2) Most of the time523.8
3) Some of the time1466.7
4) A little of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
247) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I seem to know what is going to happen here (KNWHAPPN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time14.8
2) Most of the time1466.7
3) Some of the time628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
248) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am talented at helping others heal emotionally (HELPHEAL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time29.5
2) Most of the time1152.4
3) Some of the time733.3
4) A little of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
249) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I put the congregation's best interests ahead of my own (BESTINTR)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time210.0
2) Most of the time1575.0
3) Some of the time315.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
250) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am gifted when it comes to persuading others (PERSUADE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time314.3
2) Most of the time628.6
3) Some of the time1257.1
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
251) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am good at helping others with their emotional issues (HELPEMOT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time314.3
2) Most of the time838.1
3) Some of the time942.9
4) A little of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
252) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I believe this congregation needs to function as a community (FUNCCOMM)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time838.1
2) Most of the time1257.1
3) Some of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
253) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here to think about old problems in new ways (THINKNEW)
TOTAL%
2) Most of the time1466.7
3) Some of the time733.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
254) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I tend to allow people here to do pretty much what they want (ALLOWDO)
TOTAL%
2) Most of the time1047.6
3) Some of the time838.1
4) A little of the time314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
255) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here learn and grow as individuals (HELPLRN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time314.3
2) Most of the time1257.1
3) Some of the time628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
256) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? People have complete faith in me as their leader here (COMPLFTH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time314.3
2) Most of the time1361.9
3) Some of the time523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
257) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I provide appealing ideas about what we can do here (PROVIDE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time210.0
2) Most of the time840.0
3) Some of the time1050.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
258) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I encourage people here to think in new ways about puzzling things (PUZZLNG)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time210.0
2) Most of the time1050.0
3) Some of the time735.0
4) A little of the time15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
259) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? As long as things are working here, I don't try to change things (NOCHANGE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time29.5
2) Most of the time838.1
3) Some of the time1047.6
4) A little of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
260) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I make people here feel good to be around me (MAKEFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time314.3
2) Most of the time1466.7
3) Some of the time419.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
261) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help others find meaning in their involvement here (HELPFIND)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time14.8
2) Most of the time1676.2
3) Some of the time419.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
262) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I give personal attention to those who seem less involved here (PRSNLATT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time14.8
2) Most of the time1047.6
3) Some of the time942.9
4) A little of the time14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
263) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet? (USEDNET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily1466.7
2) At least weekly523.8
3) Less often14.8
4) Never14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
264) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent or received emails? (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily1365.0
2) At least weekly630.0
4) Never15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
265) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (including sermon preparation)? (NETRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily314.3
2) At least weekly1257.1
3) Less often523.8
4) Never14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
266) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent email to individual worshipers here? (SNTEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily314.3
2) At least weekly1047.6
3) Less often733.3
4) Never14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
267) In the past year, how often have you . . . Received email from a worshiper here? (RECEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily314.3
2) At least weekly1257.1
3) Less often523.8
4) Never14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
268) In the past year, how often have you . . . Participated in a listserv or online group related to this congregation? (LISTSERV)
TOTAL%
3) Less often523.8
4) Never1676.2
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
269) In the past year, how often have you . . . Conducted any congregational business by email? (BIZEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily14.8
2) At least weekly733.3
3) Less often838.1
4) Never523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
270) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used email to plan an event for this congregation? (EMAILPLN)
TOTAL%
1) Daily29.5
2) At least weekly523.8
3) Less often838.1
4) Never628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
271) In the past year, how often have you . . . Forwarded an email with spiritual or religious content to a member here? (FRWRDEML)
TOTAL%
2) At least weekly733.3
3) Less often1152.4
4) Never314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
272) In the past year, how often have you . . . Maintained a blog related to your ministry? (BLOG)
TOTAL%
4) Never21100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
273) How long does it usually take you to get to the congregation where you serve? (COMMUTE)
TOTAL%
1) One to five minutes14.8
2) Six to 10 minutes29.5
3) 11-15 minutes29.5
4) 16-20 minutes733.3
5) 21-30 minutes628.6
6) More than 30 minutes314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
274) Are you: (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male21100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
275) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Asian or Pacific Islander (RACASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
276) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Black or African American (RACBLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
277) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin (RACHISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
278) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Indian (American) or Alaska Native (RACINDN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
279) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) White or Caucasian (RACWHT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29.1
1) Checked2090.9
TOTAL22100.0
280) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Some other race (RACOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
281) Would you describe yourself as Hispanic or Latino/a? (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15.0
2) No1995.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
282) In what year were you born? (YEARBORN)
TOTAL%
1926) 14.8
1938) 29.5
1940) 14.8
1942) 523.8
1945) 29.5
1947) 14.8
1948) 14.8
1951) 29.5
1953) 14.8
1957) 29.5
1961) 14.8
1962) 14.8
1967) 14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
283) Which of the following best describes your current marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Never married14.8
2) In first marriage1676.2
4) Widowed14.8
6) Remarried after divorce314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
284) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed full-time (SPEMFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1463.6
1) Checked836.4
TOTAL22100.0
285) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed part-time (SPEMPLYD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1881.8
1) Checked418.2
TOTAL22100.0
286) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Student (SPSTDNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
287) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Homemaker (SPHOME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1777.3
1) Checked522.7
TOTAL22100.0
288) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Retired (SPRETIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2195.5
1) Checked14.5
TOTAL22100.0
289) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Other (SPOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22100.0
TOTAL22100.0
290) Is your spouse or partner an ordained minister? (SPMNSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and serves in this congregation15.0
3) No1890.0
4) No, but he/she is a lay minister or pastoral leader15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
291) How many people in your household (including you) are: Less than six years old? (HSHLD6)
TOTAL%
0) 888.9
1) 111.1
Missing13 
TOTAL9100.0
292) How many people in your household (including you) are: Six to 12 years old? (HSHLD12)
TOTAL%
0) 650.0
1) 433.3
2) 216.7
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
293) How many people in your household (including you) are: 13 to 18 years old? (HSHLD18)
TOTAL%
0) 770.0
1) 220.0
2) 110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
294) How many people in your household (including you) are: 19 to 24 years old? (HSHLD24)
TOTAL%
0) 555.6
1) 444.4
Missing13 
TOTAL9100.0
295) How many people in your household (including you) are: 25 years or older? (HSHLD25)
TOTAL%
1) 29.5
2) 1571.4
3) 419.0
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
296) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? Less than six years old (HSCNG6)
TOTAL%
0) 787.5
1) 112.5
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
297) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? Six to 12 years old (HSCNG12)
TOTAL%
0) 545.5
1) 436.4
2) 218.2
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
298) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 13 to 18 years old (HSCNG18)
TOTAL%
0) 675.0
1) 225.0
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
299) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 19 to 24 years old (HSCNG24)
TOTAL%
0) 666.7
1) 333.3
Missing13 
TOTAL9100.0
300) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 25 years or older (HSCNG25)
TOTAL%
1) 419.0
2) 1466.7
3) 314.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
301) How many children of any age do you have, whether they live at home or elsewhere? Please write the number. (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) 14.8
1) 14.8
2) 733.3
3) 523.8
4) 523.8
5) 29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
302) How many of your children of any age live at home with you? Please write the number. (CHLDHOME)
TOTAL%
0) 1152.4
1) 628.6
2) 29.5
3) 29.5
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
303) What is the highest educational level you have completed apart from your theological education? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
3) Some high school14.8
4) Completed high school419.0
6) Associate degree29.5
7) Bachelor's degree from a university or college733.3
8) Master's, doctorate, or other graduate degree733.3
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
304) Where were you born? (WHEREBRN)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States1571.4
2) In another English-speaking country628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
305) Where were your parents born? (PARBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Both born in United States1466.7
2) Only father born in the United States14.8
4) Both father and mother born in another country628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
306) Where did you live when you were five years old? (LIVEFIVE)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States1676.2
2) In another country523.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
307) When you were five years old, was English your primary language? (ENGLISH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2095.2
2) No14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0
308) Job #1: Job description (JB1DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work315.0
2) Solo pastor15.0
3) Senior pastor15.0
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation315.0
6) Associate/assistant pastor945.0
8) Regional staff15.0
11) Other ministry210.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
309) Job #1: Month job began (JB1MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 211.1
2) 211.1
5) 316.7
6) 422.2
7) 15.6
8) 316.7
9) 211.1
10) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
310) Job #1: Year job began (JB1YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1963) 15.3
1964) 15.3
1965) 15.3
1966) 15.3
1967) 15.3
1968) 210.5
1973) 15.3
1974) 15.3
1975) 15.3
1976) 15.3
1982) 15.3
1983) 15.3
1985) 15.3
1989) 210.5
1990) 15.3
1995) 210.5
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
311) Job #1: Month job ended (JB1MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 15.6
2) 15.6
3) 15.6
5) 316.7
6) 422.2
7) 422.2
8) 211.1
9) 211.1
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
312) Job #1: Year job ended (JB1YREND)
TOTAL%
1964) 15.3
1965) 15.3
1967) 315.8
1969) 210.5
1974) 15.3
1977) 315.8
1985) 15.3
1987) 15.3
1991) 15.3
1992) 15.3
1993) 210.5
2000) 15.3
2007) 15.3
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
313) Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (JB1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
20) 2016.7
40) 40746.7
50) 50213.3
60) 6016.7
65) 6516.7
998) Varies16.7
999) Salaried213.3
Missing7 
TOTAL15100.0
314) Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (JB1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
25) 2517.7
40) 4017.7
50) 5017.7
55) 55215.4
60) 60646.2
65) 6517.7
998) Varies17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
315) Job #1: Average worship attendance (JB1WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 19.1
65) 19.1
100) 19.1
120) 19.1
175) 19.1
180) 19.1
250) 19.1
270) 19.1
450) 19.1
500) 19.1
700) 19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
316) Job #1: Job overlap (JB1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap19100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
317) Job #1: Community (JB1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area315.8
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)1263.2
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)421.1
Missing3 
TOTAL19100.0
318) Job #2: Job Description (JB2DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work316.7
2) Solo pastor316.7
3) Senior pastor15.6
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation422.2
6) Associate/assistant pastor211.1
8) Regional staff15.6
11) Other ministry422.2
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
319) Job #2: Month job began (JB2MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 211.8
2) 15.9
3) 15.9
5) 15.9
6) 423.5
7) 15.9
8) 529.4
9) 15.9
10) 15.9
Missing5 
TOTAL17100.0
320) Job #2: Year job began (JB2YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1964) 15.6
1965) 15.6
1967) 316.7
1969) 211.1
1974) 15.6
1977) 316.7
1985) 15.6
1990) 15.6
1991) 15.6
1992) 15.6
1993) 211.1
2000) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
321) Job #2: Month job ended (JB2MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 15.9
2) 211.8
4) 317.6
5) 15.9
6) 317.6
7) 15.9
8) 211.8
9) 15.9
10) 15.9
11) 15.9
12) 15.9
Missing5 
TOTAL17100.0
322) Job #2: Year job ended (JB2YREND)
TOTAL%
1965) 15.6
1967) 15.6
1969) 316.7
1970) 211.1
1976) 15.6
1978) 211.1
1990) 15.6
1992) 211.1
1994) 15.6
1995) 15.6
1996) 15.6
2001) 15.6
2002) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
323) Job #2: Average paid hours worked per week (JB2PDHRS)
TOTAL%
25) 2517.1
40) 40642.9
50) 5017.1
60) 60214.3
80) 8017.1
998) Varies17.1
999) Salaried214.3
Missing8 
TOTAL14100.0
324) Job #2: Average actual worked hours per week (JB2ACTHR)
TOTAL%
25) 25215.4
40) 4017.7
45) 4517.7
50) 5017.7
55) 5517.7
60) 60538.5
80) 8017.7
998) Varies17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
325) Job #2: Average worship attendance (JB2WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 112.5
70) 112.5
90) 225.0
100) 112.5
200) 112.5
300) 225.0
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
326) Job #2: Job overlap (JB2OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1794.4
4) Secular-ministry overlap15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
327) Job #2: Community (JB2COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area527.8
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)738.9
3) Suburb of a large metro area316.7
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)316.7
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
328) Job #3: Job description (JB3DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work316.7
2) Solo pastor527.8
3) Senior pastor15.6
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations422.2
6) Associate/assistant pastor15.6
7) Interim pastor15.6
8) Regional staff15.6
11) Other ministry211.1
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
329) Job #3: Month job began (JB3MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 211.8
3) 15.9
4) 211.8
5) 317.6
6) 211.8
7) 15.9
8) 317.6
10) 15.9
11) 15.9
12) 15.9
Missing5 
TOTAL17100.0
330) Job #3: Year job began (JB3YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1965) 15.6
1967) 15.6
1969) 316.7
1970) 211.1
1976) 15.6
1978) 211.1
1990) 15.6
1992) 211.1
1994) 15.6
1996) 211.1
2001) 15.6
2002) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
331) Job #3: Month job began (JB3MNEND)
TOTAL%
2) 211.8
6) 635.3
8) 423.5
9) 15.9
10) 423.5
Missing5 
TOTAL17100.0
332) Job #3: Year job ended (JB3YREND)
TOTAL%
1966) 15.6
1968) 15.6
1970) 15.6
1971) 15.6
1972) 15.6
1973) 211.1
1979) 15.6
1980) 15.6
1981) 15.6
1991) 15.6
1997) 15.6
1998) 211.1
2000) 15.6
2001) 15.6
2007) 15.6
2008) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
333) Job #3: Average paid hours worked per week (JB3PDHRS)
TOTAL%
20) 2016.7
38) 3816.7
40) 40640.0
45) 4516.7
50) 5016.7
60) 60213.3
998) Varies16.7
999) Salaried213.3
Missing7 
TOTAL15100.0
334) Job #3: Average actual hours worked per week (JB3ACTHR)
TOTAL%
20) 2017.7
38) 3817.7
40) 4017.7
50) 50323.1
55) 5517.7
60) 60430.8
70) 7017.7
998) Varies17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
335) Job #3: Average worship attendance (JB3WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 110.0
25) 110.0
30) 110.0
65) 110.0
80) 110.0
100) 110.0
140) 110.0
180) 110.0
250) 110.0
800) 110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
336) Job #3: Job overlap (JB3OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap18100.0
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
337) Job #3: Community (JB3COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area422.2
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)844.4
3) Suburb of a large metro area527.8
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
338) Job #4: Job description (JB4DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work17.7
2) Solo pastor323.1
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations215.4
6) Associate/assistant pastor17.7
8) Regional staff17.7
11) Other ministry538.5
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
339) Job #4: Month job began (JB4MNBEG)
TOTAL%
2) 215.4
6) 215.4
7) 323.1
8) 323.1
9) 215.4
10) 17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
340) Job #4: Year job began (JB4YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1966) 17.7
1968) 17.7
1970) 17.7
1971) 17.7
1972) 17.7
1973) 215.4
1979) 17.7
1980) 17.7
1981) 17.7
1991) 17.7
1997) 17.7
1998) 17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
341) Job #4: Month job ended (JB4MNEND)
TOTAL%
2) 17.7
4) 215.4
5) 17.7
7) 430.8
9) 430.8
12) 17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
342) Job #4: Year job ended (JB4YREND)
TOTAL%
1968) 17.7
1971) 17.7
1974) 215.4
1975) 17.7
1978) 17.7
1979) 17.7
1981) 17.7
1982) 215.4
1993) 17.7
2001) 17.7
2003) 17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
343) Job #4: Average paid hours worked per week (JB4PDHRS)
TOTAL%
40) 40550.0
50) 50110.0
60) 60110.0
998) Varies110.0
999) Salaried220.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
344) Job #4: Average actual hours worked per week (JB4ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 40112.5
50) 50112.5
55) 55112.5
60) 60337.5
70) 70112.5
998) Varies112.5
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
345) Job #4: Average worship attendance (JB4WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 114.3
30) 114.3
50) 114.3
200) 114.3
225) 114.3
400) 114.3
600) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
346) Job #4: Job overlap (JB4OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap13100.0
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
347) Job #4: Community (JB4COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area538.5
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)323.1
3) Suburb of a large metro area323.1
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)215.4
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
348) Job #5: Job description (JB5DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work216.7
2) Solo pastor216.7
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations541.7
8) Regional staff18.3
11) Other ministry216.7
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
349) Job #5: Month job began (JB5MNBEG)
TOTAL%
2) 18.3
4) 18.3
5) 216.7
7) 216.7
8) 18.3
9) 216.7
10) 216.7
12) 18.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
350) Job #5: Year job began (JB5YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1968) 18.3
1971) 18.3
1974) 216.7
1975) 18.3
1978) 18.3
1979) 18.3
1981) 18.3
1982) 216.7
1993) 18.3
2001) 18.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
351) Job #5: Month Job Ended (JB5MNEND)
TOTAL%
4) 18.3
5) 18.3
6) 325.0
7) 216.7
8) 216.7
9) 18.3
12) 216.7
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
352) Job #5: Year Job Ended (JB5YREND)
TOTAL%
1971) 18.3
1973) 18.3
1976) 18.3
1979) 18.3
1980) 216.7
1982) 216.7
1986) 216.7
1995) 18.3
2001) 18.3
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
353) Job #5: Average paid hours worked per week (JB5PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 0112.5
40) 40450.0
50) 50112.5
999) Salaried225.0
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
354) Job #5: Average actual hours worked per week (JB5ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 120.0
50) 120.0
60) 240.0
80) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
355) Job #5: Average worship attendance (JB5WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 114.3
20) 114.3
50) 114.3
120) 114.3
160) 114.3
200) 114.3
375) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
356) Job #5: Job overlap (JB5OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap12100.0
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
357) Job #5: Community (JB5COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area541.7
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)433.3
3) Suburb of a large metro area18.3
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)216.7
Missing10 
TOTAL12100.0
358) Job #6: Job description (JB6DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work218.2
2) Solo pastor218.2
3) Senior pastor19.1
4) Co-pastor19.1
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations218.2
6) Associate/assistant pastor19.1
11) Other ministry218.2
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
359) Job #6: Month job began (JB6MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 19.1
4) 19.1
5) 19.1
6) 218.2
7) 218.2
8) 218.2
9) 19.1
12) 19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
360) Job #6: Year job began (JB6YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1971) 19.1
1973) 19.1
1976) 19.1
1979) 19.1
1980) 19.1
1981) 19.1
1982) 19.1
1986) 218.2
1995) 19.1
2001) 19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
361) Job #6: Month job ended (JB6MNEND)
TOTAL%
3) 19.1
4) 19.1
5) 19.1
6) 327.3
7) 19.1
10) 218.2
12) 218.2
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
362) Job #6: Year job ended (JB6YREND)
TOTAL%
1974) 19.1
1975) 19.1
1982) 218.2
1983) 218.2
1990) 19.1
1991) 19.1
1992) 19.1
2001) 19.1
2004) 19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
363) Job #6: Average paid hours worked per week (JB6PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 0111.1
40) 40555.6
50) 50111.1
999) Salaried222.2
Missing13 
TOTAL9100.0
364) Job #6: Average actual hours worked per week (JB6ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 116.7
50) 466.7
60) 116.7
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
365) Job #6: Average worship attendance (JB6WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 114.3
30) 228.6
90) 114.3
170) 114.3
200) 114.3
400) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
366) Job #6: Job overlap (JB6OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1090.9
2) Ministry-ministry overlap19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
367) Job #6: Community (JB6COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area660.0
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)330.0
3) Suburb of a large metro area110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
368) Job #7: Job description (JB7DESCR)
TOTAL%
2) Solo pastor111.1
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations222.2
6) Associate/assistant pastor222.2
9) National staff111.1
11) Other ministry333.3
Missing13 
TOTAL9100.0
369) Job #7: Month job began (JB7MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 220.0
3) 110.0
4) 110.0
5) 110.0
6) 330.0
9) 110.0
10) 110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
370) Job #7: Year job began (JB7YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1974) 110.0
1975) 110.0
1982) 110.0
1983) 220.0
1985) 110.0
1991) 220.0
1992) 110.0
1995) 110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
371) Job #7: Month job ended (JB7MNEND)
TOTAL%
3) 110.0
4) 330.0
6) 220.0
7) 110.0
9) 110.0
11) 110.0
12) 110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
372) Job #7: Year job ended (JB7YREND)
TOTAL%
1976) 110.0
1978) 110.0
1983) 110.0
1985) 110.0
1987) 110.0
1991) 110.0
1994) 220.0
1999) 110.0
2001) 110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
373) Job #7: Average paid hours worked per week (JB7PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 0112.5
40) 40450.0
50) 50112.5
999) Salaried225.0
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
374) Job #7: Average actual hours worked per week (JB7ACTHR)
TOTAL%
50) 360.0
55) 120.0
60) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
375) Job #7: Average worship attendance (JB7WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 112.5
20) 112.5
35) 112.5
40) 112.5
120) 225.0
350) 112.5
1200) 112.5
Missing14 
TOTAL8100.0
376) Job #7: Job overlap (JB7OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap990.0
2) Ministry-ministry overlap110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
377) Job #7: Community (JB7COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area330.0
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)440.0
3) Suburb of a large metro area220.0
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)110.0
Missing12 
TOTAL10100.0
378) Job #8: Job description (JB8DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work114.3
2) Solo pastor114.3
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation457.1
11) Other ministry114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
379) Job #8: Month job began (JB8MNBEG)
TOTAL%
4) 114.3
7) 114.3
8) 228.6
9) 114.3
11) 114.3
12) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
380) Job #8: Year job began (JB8YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1976) 114.3
1978) 114.3
1985) 114.3
1987) 114.3
1993) 114.3
1999) 114.3
2001) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
381) Job #8: Month job ended (JB8MNEND)
TOTAL%
6) 228.6
9) 114.3
10) 114.3
11) 114.3
12) 228.6
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
382) Job #8: Year job ended (JB8YREND)
TOTAL%
1978) 114.3
1979) 114.3
1987) 114.3
1989) 114.3
1994) 114.3
2005) 114.3
2008) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
383) Job #8: Average paid hours worked per week (JB8PDHRS)
TOTAL%
40) 40360.0
50) 50120.0
999) Salaried120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
384) Job #8: Average actual hours worked per week (JB8ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 133.3
50) 133.3
60) 133.3
Missing19 
TOTAL3100.0
385) Job #8: Average worship attendance (JB8WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 120.0
90) 120.0
110) 120.0
200) 120.0
350) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
386) Job #8: Job overlap (JB8OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap7100.0
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
387) Job #8: Community (JB8COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area228.6
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)571.4
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
388) Job #9: Job description (JB9DESCR)
TOTAL%
2) Solo pastor116.7
4) Co-pastor116.7
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation233.3
9) National staff116.7
11) Other ministry116.7
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
389) Job #9: Month job began (JB9MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 116.7
6) 116.7
7) 116.7
9) 116.7
12) 233.3
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
390) Job #9: Year job began (JB9YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1978) 116.7
1979) 116.7
1987) 116.7
1990) 116.7
1994) 116.7
1999) 116.7
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
391) Job #9: Month job ended (JB9MNEND)
TOTAL%
3) 116.7
6) 233.3
9) 116.7
11) 116.7
12) 116.7
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
392) Job #9: Year job ended (JB9YREND)
TOTAL%
1985) 116.7
1987) 116.7
1993) 116.7
1994) 116.7
1997) 116.7
2005) 116.7
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
393) Job #9: Average paid hours worked per week (JB9PDHRS)
TOTAL%
40) 40375.0
999) Salaried125.0
Missing18 
TOTAL4100.0
394) Job #9: Average actual hours worked per week (JB9ACTHR)
TOTAL%
50) 2100.0
Missing20 
TOTAL2100.0
395) Job #9: Average worship attendance (JB9WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 133.3
50) 133.3
75) 133.3
Missing19 
TOTAL3100.0
396) Job #9: Job overlap (JB9OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap6100.0
Missing16 
TOTAL6100.0
397) Job #9: Community (JB9COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area120.0
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)240.0
3) Suburb of a large metro area120.0
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
398) Job #10: Job description (J10DESCR)
TOTAL%
4) Co-pastor120.0
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation120.0
6) Associate/assistant Pastor120.0
9) National staff120.0
11) Other ministry120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
399) Job #10: Month job began (J10MNBEG)
TOTAL%
3) 120.0
5) 120.0
6) 240.0
9) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
400) Job #10: Year job began (J10YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1985) 120.0
1988) 120.0
1993) 120.0
1994) 120.0
1997) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
401) Job #10: Month job ended (J10MNEND)
TOTAL%
5) 120.0
7) 240.0
9) 120.0
12) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
402) Job #10: Year job ended (J10YREND)
TOTAL%
1991) 240.0
1994) 120.0
1999) 120.0
2005) 120.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
403) Job #10: Average paid hours worked per week (J10PDHRS)
TOTAL%
40) 40375.0
999) Salaried125.0
Missing18 
TOTAL4100.0
404) Job #10: Average actual hours worked per week (J10ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 150.0
50) 150.0
Missing20 
TOTAL2100.0
405) Job #10: Average worship attendance (J10WORAT)
TOTAL%
3) 125.0
125) 125.0
400) 125.0
800) 125.0
Missing18 
TOTAL4100.0
406) Job #10: Job overlap (J10OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap4100.0
Missing18 
TOTAL4100.0
407) Job #10: Community (J10COMM)
TOTAL%
2) Town or small city (under 250,000)360.0
3) Suburb of a large metro area240.0
Missing17 
TOTAL5100.0
408) More than 10 jobs since graduation (MORE10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes538.5
2) No861.5
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
409) Current Job #1: Job description (CJ1DESCR)
TOTAL%
2) Solo pastor418.2
3) Senior pastor627.3
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation1045.5
7) Interim pastor14.5
12) Lay minister or pastoral leader14.5
TOTAL22100.0
410) Current Job #1: Month job began (CJ1MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 15.9
4) 317.6
5) 15.9
6) 211.8
7) 211.8
8) 15.9
9) 211.8
10) 15.9
11) 317.6
12) 15.9
Missing5 
TOTAL17100.0
411) Current Job #1: Year job began (CJ1YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1985) 15.0
1992) 15.0
1994) 315.0
1998) 15.0
1999) 15.0
2000) 15.0
2001) 210.0
2003) 15.0
2005) 420.0
2007) 210.0
2008) 315.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
412) Current Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (CJ1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 017.1
40) 40964.3
50) 5017.1
60) 60214.3
999) Salaried17.1
Missing8 
TOTAL14100.0
413) Current Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (CJ1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 17.1
42) 17.1
50) 535.7
55) 17.1
60) 428.6
70) 17.1
90) 17.1
Missing8 
TOTAL14100.0
414) Current Job #1: Average worship attendance (CJ1WORAT)
TOTAL%
70) 17.7
80) 215.4
100) 215.4
105) 17.7
150) 215.4
175) 17.7
181) 17.7
200) 215.4
500) 17.7
Missing9 
TOTAL13100.0
415) Current Job #1: Job overlap (CJ1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1890.0
4) Secular-ministry overlap15.0
9) Overlap-type unknown15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
416) Current Job #1: Community (CJ1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area317.6
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)952.9
3) Suburb of a large metro area15.9
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)423.5
Missing5 
TOTAL17100.0
417) Q6ANEW (Q6ANEW)
TOTAL%
0) 418.2
6) 14.5
13) 14.5
16) 14.5
18) 14.5
19) 14.5
20) 29.1
23) 14.5
25) 14.5
28) 14.5
32) 14.5
33) 14.5
34) 14.5
37) 14.5
38) 29.1
39) 14.5
45) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
418) Q6BNEW (Q6BNEW)
TOTAL%
0) 1150.0
1) 29.1
2) 14.5
3) 14.5
4) 29.1
5) 14.5
6) 14.5
8) 14.5
9) 14.5
11) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
419) Years converted into months (MONTHS)
TOTAL%
0) 418.2
72) 14.5
156) 14.5
192) 14.5
216) 14.5
228) 14.5
240) 29.1
276) 14.5
300) 14.5
336) 14.5
384) 14.5
396) 14.5
408) 14.5
444) 14.5
456) 29.1
468) 14.5
540) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
420) Ministry time converted into months (MINMONTH)
TOTAL%
0) 418.2
76) 14.5
167) 14.5
192) 14.5
217) 14.5
231) 14.5
240) 14.5
241) 14.5
285) 14.5
300) 14.5
340) 14.5
392) 14.5
396) 14.5
414) 14.5
444) 14.5
458) 14.5
461) 14.5
468) 14.5
540) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
421) How many years in ordained ministry? (YEARSMIN)
TOTAL%
6.33333333333333) 15.6
13.9166666666667) 15.6
16) 15.6
18.0833333333333) 15.6
19.25) 15.6
20) 15.6
20.0833333333333) 15.6
23.75) 15.6
25) 15.6
28.3333333333333) 15.6
32.6666666666667) 15.6
33) 15.6
34.5) 15.6
37) 15.6
38.1666666666667) 15.6
38.4166666666667) 15.6
39) 15.6
45) 15.6
Missing4 
TOTAL18100.0
422) Years worked before ministry converted into months (MOS)
TOTAL%
0) 940.9
24) 14.5
72) 14.5
84) 14.5
120) 14.5
144) 14.5
180) 14.5
192) 14.5
252) 14.5
300) 14.5
312) 14.5
324) 14.5
360) 14.5
420) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
423) Time worked before ministry converted into months (WRKMONTH)
TOTAL%
0) 940.9
24) 14.5
76) 14.5
84) 14.5
120) 14.5
144) 14.5
180) 14.5
192) 14.5
252) 14.5
300) 14.5
312) 14.5
328) 14.5
371) 14.5
420) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
424) How long worked full time before entering ministry? (PRIORMIN)
TOTAL%
0) 940.9
2) 14.5
6.33333333333333) 14.5
7) 14.5
10) 14.5
12) 14.5
15) 14.5
16) 14.5
21) 14.5
25) 14.5
26) 14.5
27.3333333333333) 14.5
30.9166666666667) 14.5
35) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
425) Years away from ministry converted into months (AWAYMOS)
TOTAL%
0) 1672.7
12) 29.1
24) 14.5
108) 14.5
120) 14.5
132) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
426) Years away from ministry converted into months added to months (AWYMONTH)
TOTAL%
0) 1568.2
10) 14.5
12) 29.1
24) 14.5
108) 14.5
120) 14.5
132) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
427) How long away from parish ministry? (AWAYPAR)
TOTAL%
.833333333333333) 114.3
1) 228.6
2) 114.3
9) 114.3
10) 114.3
11) 114.3
Missing15 
TOTAL7100.0
428) Years participated in group converted into months (PARTMOS)
TOTAL%
0) 1359.1
24) 29.1
36) 14.5
60) 29.1
96) 14.5
120) 14.5
144) 14.5
168) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
429) Time participated in group converted into months (TIMEPART)
TOTAL%
0) 1150.0
9) 14.5
10) 14.5
24) 29.1
36) 14.5
60) 29.1
96) 14.5
120) 14.5
144) 14.5
175) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
430) Number of years participated in group (PARTICIP)
TOTAL%
.75) 19.1
.833333333333333) 19.1
2) 218.2
3) 19.1
5) 218.2
8) 19.1
10) 19.1
12) 19.1
14.5833333333333) 19.1
Missing11 
TOTAL11100.0
431) Feet converted into inches (INCHES)
TOTAL%
0) 29.1
60) 1359.1
72) 731.8
TOTAL22100.0
432) Height in inches (HEIGHT)
TOTAL%
0) 29.1
66) 14.5
67) 14.5
68) 418.2
69) 14.5
70) 522.7
71) 14.5
72) 418.2
73) 29.1
74) 14.5
TOTAL22100.0
433) Height in feet and inches (THEIGHT)
TOTAL%
5.5) 15.0
5.58333333333333) 15.0
5.66666666666667) 420.0
5.75) 15.0
5.83333333333333) 525.0
5.91666666666667) 15.0
6) 420.0
6.08333333333333) 210.0
6.16666666666667) 15.0
Missing2 
TOTAL20100.0
434) Age (AGE)
TOTAL%
41) 14.8
46) 14.8
47) 14.8
51) 29.5
55) 14.8
57) 29.5
60) 14.8
61) 14.8
63) 29.5
66) 523.8
68) 14.8
70) 29.5
82) 14.8
Missing1 
TOTAL21100.0