The Ethno-Linguistic Situation in the Parishes of U.S. Orthodox Christian Churches

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Orthodox Church to which the parish belongs (ORTHCHUR)
TOTAL%
1) Albanian Orthodox Diocese of America20.1
2) American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese804.2
3) Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America25313.3
4) Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA and Canada180.9
5) Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America53127.9
6) Orthodox Church in America56129.5
7) Parishes of Georgian Orthodox Church70.4
8) Romanian Orthodox Archdiocese in the Americas291.5
9) Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia1678.8
10) Russian Orthodox Church in the USA311.6
11) Serbian Orthodox Church in North America1256.6
12) Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA965.1
TOTAL1900100.0
2) State where the parish is located (STATE)
3) Please, estimate the percentage of the English language used in your parish on a typical Sunday as the language of the Divine Liturgy (from 0% - 'no English used' to 100% - 'exclusively English used'). Approximately ___% (LITURGY)
TOTAL%
0) 1035.5
1) 10.1
2) 20.1
3) 10.1
5) 201.1
10) 392.1
15) 110.6
20) 281.5
25) 382.0
27) 10.1
30) 402.1
33) 10.1
35) 130.7
40) 412.2
45) 70.4
47) 10.1
50) 1709.1
52) 10.1
55) 70.4
60) 663.5
65) 341.8
66) 10.1
70) 613.3
75) 743.9
80) 1025.4
81) 10.1
83) 10.1
85) 361.9
89) 10.1
90) 1397.4
92) 20.1
95) 1246.6
96) 20.1
97) 140.7
98) 603.2
99) 874.6
100) 54429.0
Missing26 
TOTAL1874100.0
4) Please, estimate the percentage of the English language used in your parish on a typical Sunday as the language of sermon(s) (from 0% - 'no English used' to 100% - 'exclusively English used'). Approximately ___% (SERMON)
TOTAL%
0) 1498.0
1) 20.1
2) 10.1
5) 110.6
10) 251.3
15) 20.1
20) 120.6
25) 100.5
30) 160.9
35) 20.1
40) 80.4
50) 1809.6
55) 10.1
60) 150.8
65) 10.1
70) 181.0
75) 271.4
80) 221.2
84) 10.1
85) 40.2
90) 563.0
95) 422.2
96) 10.1
98) 80.4
99) 221.2
100) 123866.1
Missing26 
TOTAL1874100.0
5) Please, estimate the percentage of the English language used in your parish on a typical Sunday as the language in which the church choir or cantors sing (from 0% - 'no English used' to 100% - 'exclusively English used'). Approximately ___% (CHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) 19910.8
1) 20.1
2) 40.2
3) 10.1
5) 241.3
7) 10.1
10) 603.3
15) 150.8
20) 462.5
25) 502.7
27) 10.1
30) 492.7
33) 20.1
35) 120.7
39) 10.1
40) 432.3
45) 60.3
50) 18810.2
55) 20.1
60) 532.9
65) 120.7
66) 10.1
70) 341.8
75) 623.4
80) 693.7
81) 10.1
83) 10.1
85) 291.6
90) 1196.4
92) 10.1
93) 10.1
94) 10.1
95) 1186.4
96) 30.2
97) 140.8
98) 723.9
99) 945.1
100) 45524.6
Missing54 
TOTAL1846100.0
6) Do you agree or disagree with the statement: 'Our parish has a strong ethnic culture and identity that we are trying to preserve'? (Please, select one answer.) (ETHNICID)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree43923.4
2) Rather agree46624.9
3) Neutral/Unsure28715.3
4) Rather disagree32717.4
5) Strongly disagree35518.9
Missing26 
TOTAL1874100.0
7) I-RELIGION: Orthodox Church to which the parish belongs (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America25313.3
2) Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America53127.9
3) Orthodox Church in America56129.5
4) Other Orthodox jurisdictions55529.2
TOTAL1900100.0