Faith Communities Today Survey (FACT) 2010, Church of the Nazarene

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


All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Number of worship services held on each day or time: Friday (FRISRV)
TOTAL%
0) 38999.0
1) 41.0
TOTAL393100.0
2) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Number of worship services held on each day or time: Saturday (SATSRV)
TOTAL%
0) 37996.4
1) 143.6
TOTAL393100.0
3) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Number of worship services held on each day or time: Sunday a.m. (SUNAMSRV)
TOTAL%
0) 112.8
1) 33785.8
2) 358.9
3) 71.8
4) 20.5
5) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
4) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Number of worship services held on each day or time: Sunday p.m. (SUNPMSRV)
TOTAL%
0) 29875.8
1) 9223.4
2) 30.8
TOTAL393100.0
5) Total number of worship services (SERVICES)
TOTAL%
0) 20.5
1) 26266.7
2) 10627.0
3) 133.3
4) 71.8
5) 20.5
6) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
6) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time: Friday (FRIATT)
TOTAL%
0) 38399.2
20) 10.3
70) 10.3
90) 10.3
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
7) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time: Saturday (SATATT)
TOTAL%
0) 37296.4
1) 10.3
12) 10.3
20) 20.5
25) 20.5
45) 10.3
60) 10.3
69) 10.3
80) 20.5
130) 20.5
250) 10.3
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
8) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time: Sunday a.m. (SUNAMATT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL386116.808193
9) Please describe the worship services your congregation holds on a typical weekend. Average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time: Sunday p.m. (SUNPMATT)
TOTAL%
0) 29676.7
5) 20.5
7) 10.3
8) 20.5
9) 10.3
10) 61.6
12) 41.0
13) 20.5
15) 30.8
16) 30.8
19) 10.3
20) 112.8
21) 10.3
22) 10.3
24) 51.3
25) 102.6
27) 10.3
28) 41.0
30) 30.8
35) 30.8
38) 10.3
40) 30.8
42) 10.3
45) 10.3
48) 20.5
50) 41.0
53) 10.3
60) 20.5
70) 10.3
80) 10.3
90) 20.5
91) 10.3
100) 10.3
105) 10.3
142) 10.3
150) 10.3
175) 10.3
250) 10.3
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
10) Sum of average attendance by day (ATTENSUM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL386128.308217
11) Difference between WORSH10 and ATTENSUM (ATTDIFF)
TOTAL%
-128) 10.3
-90) 20.5
-85) 20.5
-79) 10.3
-78) 10.3
-59) 10.3
-50) 10.3
-46) 10.3
-31) 10.3
-30) 10.3
-29) 10.3
-27) 10.3
-25) 20.5
-24) 51.3
-22) 10.3
-21) 10.3
-20) 10.3
-18) 20.5
-17) 20.5
-16) 10.3
-15) 41.0
-14) 20.5
-13) 20.5
-11) 20.5
-10) 51.3
-9) 10.3
-8) 71.8
-7) 61.6
-6) 61.6
-5) 82.1
-4) 61.6
-3) 143.6
-2) 71.8
-1) 51.3
0) 22257.5
1) 133.4
2) 123.1
3) 71.8
4) 51.3
5) 51.3
6) 10.3
7) 20.5
8) 10.3
9) 20.5
10) 30.8
15) 30.8
16) 10.3
17) 20.5
18) 10.3
20) 20.5
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
12) If you hold more than one service on a typical weekend, how different are these services from each other? (SIMSTYLE)
TOTAL%
1) We have only one service on a typical weekend17946.6
2) Very similar or identical in style7619.8
3) One or more is somewhat different in style from the other(s)7118.5
4) One or more is very different in style from the other(s)5815.1
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
13) During the past five years, has your congregation changed the style of any of its weekend worship services or added a new service with a different style of worship? (WORSHCH)
TOTAL%
1) No change in style9624.6
2) Changed style a little11028.2
3) Changed style somewhat9424.1
4) Changed style a lot5714.6
5) Added a new service with a different style of worship338.5
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
14) On a typical weekend, does your congregation hold a worship service in a language other than English, or one that is bilingual in English and another language? (full services, not occasional songs or readings) (OTHLANG)
TOTAL%
1) No35391.0
2) Yes359.0
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
15) In what other languages are services held? (LANGLIST)
16) So far in 2010 and for the past five years, estimate the average attendance at your regular weekend worship services. If you have more than one weekend worship service, estimate the attendance for all weekend services combined. Do not include special services, such as weddings or funerals. Average worship attendance 2010 (WORSH10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL392124.074213
17) So far in 2010 and for the past five years, estimate the average attendance at your regular weekend worship services. If you have more than one weekend worship service, estimate the attendance for all weekend services combined. Do not include special services, such as weddings or funerals. Average worship attendance 2009 (WORSH09)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL376119.867215
18) So far in 2010 and for the past five years, estimate the average attendance at your regular weekend worship services. If you have more than one weekend worship service, estimate the attendance for all weekend services combined. Do not include special services, such as weddings or funerals. Average worship attendance 2008 (WORSH08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL373120.609219
19) So far in 2010 and for the past five years, estimate the average attendance at your regular weekend worship services. If you have more than one weekend worship service, estimate the attendance for all weekend services combined. Do not include special services, such as weddings or funerals. Average worship attendance 2007 (WORSH07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL370123.127225
20) So far in 2010 and for the past five years, estimate the average attendance at your regular weekend worship services. If you have more than one weekend worship service, estimate the attendance for all weekend services combined. Do not include special services, such as weddings or funerals. Average worship attendance 2006 (WORSH06)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL368123.122227
21) So far in 2010 and for the past five years, estimate the average attendance at your regular weekend worship services. If you have more than one weekend worship service, estimate the attendance for all weekend services combined. Do not include special services, such as weddings or funerals. Average worship attendance 2005 (WORSH05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL363121.388226
22) In what year was your congregation officially founded? (YRORG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3671950.80726
23) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Choir (CHOIR)
TOTAL%
1) Never20753.5
2) Seldom5915.2
3) Sometimes338.5
4) Often4010.3
5) Always4812.4
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
24) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Organ (ORGAN)
TOTAL%
1) Never23360.4
2) Seldom328.3
3) Sometimes205.2
4) Often348.8
5) Always6717.4
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
25) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Drums or other percussion instruments (DRUMS)
TOTAL%
1) Never16141.9
2) Seldom389.9
3) Sometimes287.3
4) Often369.4
5) Always12131.5
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
26) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Electric guitar or bass (ELECTRIC)
TOTAL%
1) Never12732.9
2) Seldom338.5
3) Sometimes338.5
4) Often5614.5
5) Always13735.5
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
27) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Visual projection equipment (SCREEN)
TOTAL%
1) Never4110.7
2) Seldom194.9
3) Sometimes318.1
4) Often4010.4
5) Always25365.9
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
28) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Kneeling by the congregation (KNEEL)
TOTAL%
1) Never6617.1
2) Seldom7920.5
3) Sometimes12632.7
4) Often7720.0
5) Always379.6
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
29) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Communion (COMMUN)
TOTAL%
2) Seldom164.1
3) Sometimes19650.5
4) Often17043.8
5) Always61.5
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
30) How often are the following a part of your congregation's regular weekend worship services? Reading or performing by children or youth (KIDREAD)
TOTAL%
1) Never215.4
2) Seldom10426.7
3) Sometimes19550.1
4) Often6316.2
5) Always61.5
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
31) How well do the following describe your congregation's largest regular weekend worship service? Reverent (REVERENT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all10.3
2) Slightly205.2
3) Somewhat12933.4
4) Quite well19751.0
5) Very well3910.1
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
32) How well do the following describe your congregation's largest regular weekend worship service? Filled with a sense of God's presence (GODTHERE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all20.5
2) Slightly10.3
3) Somewhat7018.0
4) Quite well19850.9
5) Very well11830.3
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
33) How well do the following describe your congregation's largest regular weekend worship service? Joyful (JOYFUL)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all10.3
2) Slightly61.5
3) Somewhat8822.7
4) Quite well18046.4
5) Very well11329.1
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
34) How well do the following describe your congregation's largest regular weekend worship service? Innovative (INNOVATE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all102.6
2) Slightly7318.9
3) Somewhat17044.0
4) Quite well9424.4
5) Very well3910.1
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
35) How well do the following describe your congregation's largest regular weekend worship service? Inspirational (INSPIRE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all10.3
2) Slightly71.8
3) Somewhat7318.7
4) Quite well20552.6
5) Very well10426.7
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
36) How well do the following describe your congregation's largest regular weekend worship service? Thought-provoking (THOUGHT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all10.3
2) Slightly112.8
3) Somewhat6516.7
4) Quite well21455.0
5) Very well9825.2
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
37) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Sunday school or church school (SSCHOOL)
TOTAL%
1) No184.6
2) Some emphasis8221.0
3) A lot of emphasis25364.9
4) A specialty of the congregation379.5
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
38) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Prayer or meditation groups (PRAYER)
TOTAL%
1) No389.9
2) Some emphasis16944.1
3) A lot of emphasis15440.2
4) A specialty of the congregation225.7
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
39) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Bible studies (other than Sunday school) (BIBSTUDY)
TOTAL%
1) No4110.5
2) Some emphasis13133.7
3) A lot of emphasis19249.4
4) A specialty of the congregation256.4
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
40) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Fellowship, trips, or other social activities (FELLOWSH)
TOTAL%
1) No287.2
2) Some emphasis20954.0
3) A lot of emphasis13334.4
4) A specialty of the congregation174.4
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
41) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Music program (MUSIC)
TOTAL%
1) No5614.4
2) Some emphasis14036.0
3) A lot of emphasis15439.6
4) A specialty of the congregation3910.0
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
42) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Adult religious formation classes (ADFORM)
TOTAL%
1) No13835.9
2) Some emphasis16141.9
3) A lot of emphasis7419.3
4) A specialty of the congregation112.9
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
43) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Spiritual retreats (RETREAT)
TOTAL%
1) No24463.9
2) Some emphasis12031.4
3) A lot of emphasis164.2
4) A specialty of the congregation20.5
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
44) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Support groups (bereavement, job loss, 12-step) (SUPPORTG)
TOTAL%
1) No27270.5
2) Some emphasis8221.2
3) A lot of emphasis266.7
4) A specialty of the congregation61.6
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
45) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Community service activities (COMMSERV)
TOTAL%
1) No7419.1
2) Some emphasis18247.0
3) A lot of emphasis9023.3
4) A specialty of the congregation4110.6
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
46) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Parenting or marriage enrichment activities (PARENT)
TOTAL%
1) No20653.4
2) Some emphasis14537.6
3) A lot of emphasis328.3
4) A specialty of the congregation30.8
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
47) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Young adult activities or programs (YADULT)
TOTAL%
1) No12933.8
2) Some emphasis16242.4
3) A lot of emphasis8020.9
4) A specialty of the congregation112.9
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
48) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Youth activities or programs (YOUTHACT)
TOTAL%
1) No6617.0
2) Some emphasis11028.4
3) A lot of emphasis17244.3
4) A specialty of the congregation4010.3
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
49) Does your congregation have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Team sports, fitness activities, exercise classes (SPORTS)
TOTAL%
1) No25365.7
2) Some emphasis9524.7
3) A lot of emphasis338.6
4) A specialty of the congregation41.0
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
50) Overall, to what extent are your congregation's active participants involved in recruiting new people? (RECRUIT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all133.3
2) A little12030.8
3) Some17043.6
4) Quite a bit6616.9
5) A lot215.4
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
51) During the past 12 months, how often did your congregation hold special events or programs to attract people from the community (such as concerts, fairs, seminars, plays, special meals, etc.)? (EVENTS)
TOTAL%
1) Never256.4
2) Once or twice in the last year16542.2
3) Several times in the last year18747.8
4) Once a month or more143.6
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
52) How are visitors contacted after they attend your worship services or other activities? Check all that apply. (NOVISIT)
TOTAL%
0) 036693.6
1) We rarely, if ever, have any visitors256.4
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
53) How are visitors contacted after they attend your worship services or other activities? Check all that apply. (NOCONTAC)
TOTAL%
0) 036793.9
1) We rarely, if ever, contact our visitors246.1
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
54) How are visitors contacted after they attend your worship services or other activities? Check all that apply. (BYMAIL)
TOTAL%
0) 012130.9
1) We contact visitors by mail27069.1
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
55) How are visitors contacted after they attend your worship services or other activities? Check all that apply. (BYPHONE)
TOTAL%
0) 016542.2
1) We contact visitors by phone22657.8
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
56) How are visitors contacted after they attend your worship services or other activities? Check all that apply. (BYEMAIL)
TOTAL%
0) 026868.5
1) We contact visitors by email12331.5
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
57) How are visitors contacted after they attend your worship services or other activities? Check all that apply. (BYVISIT)
TOTAL%
0) 018346.8
1) We contact visitors by personal visit20853.2
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
58) How are visitors contacted after they attend your worship services or other activities? Check all that apply. (BYMATER)
TOTAL%
0) 029675.7
1) We send materials about our congregation to our visitors9524.3
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
59) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Food pantry or soup kitchen (SOUPN)
TOTAL%
0) 023861.5
1) No14938.5
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
60) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Food pantry or soup kitchen (SOUPY1)
TOTAL%
0) 024663.6
1) Provided directly14136.4
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
61) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Food pantry or soup kitchen (SOUPY2)
TOTAL%
0) 029074.9
1) Together with another group9725.1
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
62) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Cash assistance for individuals or families (CASHN)
TOTAL%
0) 032282.8
1) No6717.2
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
63) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Cash assistance for individuals or families (CASHY1)
TOTAL%
0) 010025.7
1) Provided directly28974.3
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
64) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Cash assistance for individuals or families (CASHY2)
TOTAL%
0) 035691.5
1) Together with another group338.5
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
65) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Day care, preschool, before- or after-school programs (DYCAREN)
TOTAL%
0) 04912.8
1) No33587.2
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
66) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Day care, preschool, before- or after-school programs (DYCAREY1)
TOTAL%
0) 034589.8
1) Provided directly3910.2
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
67) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Day care, preschool, before- or after-school programs (DYCAREY2)
TOTAL%
0) 037497.4
1) Together with another group102.6
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
68) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Tutoring or literacy programs (TUTORN)
TOTAL%
0) 04110.7
1) No34289.3
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
69) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Tutoring or literacy programs (TUTORY1)
TOTAL%
0) 035693.0
1) Provided directly277.0
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
70) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Tutoring or literacy programs (TUTORY2)
TOTAL%
0) 036996.3
1) Together with another group143.7
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
71) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Health education, clinics, parish nurse (HLTHEDN)
TOTAL%
0) 05313.8
1) No33186.2
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
72) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Health education, clinics, parish nurse (HLTHEDY1)
TOTAL%
0) 035091.1
1) Provided directly348.9
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
73) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Health education, clinics, parish nurse (HLTHEDY2)
TOTAL%
0) 036595.1
1) Together with another group194.9
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
74) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Community organizing, organized social issue advocacy (CMMORGN)
TOTAL%
0) 08020.7
1) No30679.3
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
75) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Community organizing, organized social issue advocacy (CMMORGY1)
TOTAL%
0) 034789.9
1) Provided directly3910.1
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
76) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Community organizing, organized social issue advocacy (CMMORGY2)
TOTAL%
0) 034589.4
1) Together with another group4110.6
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
77) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Job placement, job training, employment counseling (JOBEDN)
TOTAL%
0) 0359.2
1) No34790.8
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
78) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Job placement, job training, employment counseling (JOBEDY1)
TOTAL%
0) 035994.0
1) Provided directly236.0
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
79) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Job placement, job training, employment counseling (JOBEDY2)
TOTAL%
0) 037096.9
1) Together with another group123.1
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
80) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Financial counseling or education (FINEDN)
TOTAL%
0) 010527.5
1) No27772.5
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
81) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Financial counseling or education (FINEDY1)
TOTAL%
0) 029376.7
1) Provided directly8923.3
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
82) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Financial counseling or education (FINEDY2)
TOTAL%
0) 036695.8
1) Together with another group164.2
Missing11 
TOTAL382100.0
83) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Elderly or homebound programs (OLDPRGN)
TOTAL%
0) 012532.4
1) No26167.6
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
84) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Elderly or homebound programs (OLDPRGY1)
TOTAL%
0) 027069.9
1) Provided directly11630.1
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
85) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Elderly or homebound programs (OLDPRGY2)
TOTAL%
0) 037797.7
1) Together with another group92.3
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
86) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Voter education or registration (VOTEEDN)
TOTAL%
0) 06617.2
1) No31882.8
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
87) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Voter education or registration (VOTEEDY1)
TOTAL%
0) 032684.9
1) Provided directly5815.1
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
88) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Voter education or registration (VOTEEDY2)
TOTAL%
0) 037697.9
1) Together with another group82.1
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
89) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Programs for migrants or immigrants (IMMPRGN)
TOTAL%
0) 04010.4
1) No34589.6
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
90) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Programs for migrants or immigrants (IMMPRGY1)
TOTAL%
0) 035592.2
1) Provided directly307.8
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
91) During the past 12 months, did your congregation provide any of the following services for your own members or for people in the community? If yes, did you provide these services directly or together with another congregation or group? Programs for migrants or immigrants (IMMPRGY2)
TOTAL%
0) 037597.4
1) Together with another group102.6
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
92) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Personal prayer, meditation, devotions or other spiritual practices (GOODPRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all20.5
2) A little123.1
3) Some6817.4
4) Quite a bit17143.7
5) A lot13835.3
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
93) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Personal Bible study (STUDYBIB)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all10.3
2) A little92.3
3) Some7218.6
4) Quite a bit16241.8
5) A lot14437.1
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
94) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Fasting (GOODFAST)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all379.5
2) A little13735.1
3) Some14637.4
4) Quite a bit5614.4
5) A lot143.6
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
95) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Keeping the Sabbath day holy (GOODHOLY)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all225.7
2) A little6316.2
3) Some14236.6
4) Quite a bit11429.4
5) A lot4712.1
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
96) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Observing dietary restrictions (GOODVEG)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all24262.5
2) A little8421.7
3) Some5012.9
4) Quite a bit71.8
5) A lot41.0
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
97) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Abstaining from premarital sex (NOSHACK)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all153.9
2) A little5113.1
3) Some9424.2
4) Quite a bit14036.1
5) A lot8822.7
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
98) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Family devotions (DEVOTION)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all174.4
2) A little5113.3
3) Some12532.6
4) Quite a bit14237.0
5) A lot4912.8
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
99) How much does your congregation emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Parents talking with their children about faith (PARENTS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all61.5
2) A little318.0
3) Some11529.6
4) Quite a bit16241.6
5) A lot7519.3
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
100) Which of the following technologies does your congregation use on a regular basis? Check all that apply. Email (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
0) 0164.5
1) Uses email33695.5
Missing41 
TOTAL352100.0
101) Which of the following technologies does your congregation use on a regular basis? Check all that apply. Website (WEBSITE)
TOTAL%
0) 013137.2
1) Uses a web site22162.8
Missing41 
TOTAL352100.0
102) Which of the following technologies does your congregation use on a regular basis? Check all that apply. Blogs (BLOGS)
TOTAL%
0) 030686.9
1) Uses blogs4613.1
Missing41 
TOTAL352100.0
103) Which of the following technologies does your congregation use on a regular basis? Check all that apply. Facebook or other social media (FACEBOOK)
TOTAL%
0) 014240.3
1) Uses Facebook21059.7
Missing41 
TOTAL352100.0
104) Which of the following technologies does your congregation use on a regular basis? Check all that apply. Podcasts (PODCASTS)
TOTAL%
0) 031188.4
1) Uses podcasts4111.6
Missing41 
TOTAL352100.0
105) Which of the following technologies does your congregation use on a regular basis? Check all that apply. Other (OTHTECH)
TOTAL%
1) Uses other technology39100.0
Missing354 
TOTAL39100.0
106) Other technology used (OTHTECHA)
107) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation is like a close-knit family (FAMILY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree10.3
2) Disagree164.1
3) Neutral/Unsure6416.4
4) Agree21354.5
5) Strongly agree9724.8
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
108) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation is spiritually vital and alive (VITAL)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree205.1
3) Neutral/Unsure7118.2
4) Agree22657.9
5) Strongly agree7318.7
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
109) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation is not that different from other congregations in our community (NODIFF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree297.6
2) Disagree13033.9
3) Neutral/Unsure11329.4
4) Agree10427.1
5) Strongly agree82.1
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
110) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation has a clear mission and purpose (PURPOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree20.5
2) Disagree338.5
3) Neutral/Unsure5113.1
4) Agree22457.6
5) Strongly agree7920.3
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
111) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation is a 'moral beacon' in our community (BEACON)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree41.0
2) Disagree287.2
3) Neutral/Unsure9725.0
4) Agree20452.6
5) Strongly agree5514.2
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
112) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation is willing to change to meet new challenges (CHANGE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree102.6
2) Disagree348.8
3) Neutral/Unsure7820.1
4) Agree20452.6
5) Strongly agree6216.0
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
113) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation wants to grow in membership (WANTGROW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree20.5
2) Disagree71.8
3) Neutral/Unsure3910.0
4) Agree20953.6
5) Strongly agree13334.1
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
114) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation holds strong beliefs and values (BELIEFS)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree10.3
3) Neutral/Unsure235.9
4) Agree20652.7
5) Strongly agree16141.2
Missing2 
TOTAL391100.0
115) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation celebrates its Nazarene heritage (OKDENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree41.0
2) Disagree133.3
3) Neutral/Unsure6416.4
4) Agree20452.3
5) Strongly agree10526.9
Missing3 
TOTAL390100.0
116) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation wants to be racially and culturally diverse (DIVERSE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree51.3
2) Disagree369.3
3) Neutral/Unsure12432.0
4) Agree14838.1
5) Strongly agree7519.3
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
117) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our congregation is working for social justice (JUSTICE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree174.4
2) Disagree5815.0
3) Neutral/Unsure17043.9
4) Agree11830.5
5) Strongly agree246.2
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
118) How would you describe the theological outlook of the majority of your regularly participating adults? (THEOLIB)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat liberal41.0
3) Moderate7018.1
4) Somewhat conservative21254.8
5) Very conservative10126.1
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
119) Of the regular participants (the figure given above), estimate the number who are: American Indian/Alaska Native (NATAMS)
TOTAL%
0) 30579.4
1) 143.6
2) 205.2
3) 20.5
4) 71.8
5) 123.1
6) 41.0
8) 10.3
9) 10.3
10) 51.3
12) 10.3
20) 41.0
25) 10.3
26) 10.3
39) 10.3
40) 20.5
50) 10.3
80) 10.3
375) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
120) Of the regular participants (the figure given above), estimate the number who are: Asian (ASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) 31080.7
1) 123.1
2) 143.6
3) 71.8
4) 30.8
5) 102.6
7) 10.3
8) 71.8
10) 51.3
14) 10.3
15) 30.8
20) 10.3
23) 10.3
25) 10.3
40) 10.3
43) 10.3
83) 10.3
90) 10.3
100) 10.3
150) 10.3
200) 10.3
410) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
121) Of the regular participants (the figure given above), estimate the number who are: Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (PACIFICI)
TOTAL%
0) 36194.0
1) 51.3
2) 41.0
3) 41.0
5) 41.0
6) 20.5
7) 10.3
10) 10.3
12) 10.3
40) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
122) Of the regular participants (the figure given above), estimate the number who are: Black or African American (BLACKS)
TOTAL%
0) 22759.1
1) 225.7
2) 246.3
3) 123.1
4) 102.6
5) 246.3
6) 112.9
7) 51.3
8) 41.0
9) 10.3
10) 123.1
12) 20.5
15) 61.6
18) 10.3
20) 51.3
22) 10.3
24) 10.3
30) 41.0
31) 10.3
35) 10.3
36) 10.3
38) 20.5
50) 10.3
52) 10.3
68) 10.3
70) 10.3
100) 20.5
300) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
123) Of the regular participants (the figure given above), estimate the number who are: Hispanic or Latino/a (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
0) 23059.9
1) 236.0
2) 174.4
3) 143.6
4) 153.9
5) 153.9
6) 61.6
7) 30.8
8) 30.8
9) 10.3
10) 82.1
12) 30.8
14) 10.3
15) 92.3
20) 41.0
21) 10.3
25) 41.0
30) 61.6
40) 20.5
48) 10.3
50) 51.3
60) 10.3
69) 10.3
75) 20.5
77) 10.3
100) 10.3
120) 20.5
125) 10.3
200) 20.5
300) 10.3
400) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
124) Of the regular participants (the figure given above), estimate the number who are: White (WHITE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL384105.948199
125) Of the regular participants (the figure given above), estimate the number who are: Biracial/multiracial (MULTI)
TOTAL%
0) 25065.1
1) 112.9
2) 277.0
3) 133.4
4) 112.9
5) 246.3
6) 51.3
7) 20.5
8) 30.8
10) 102.6
11) 10.3
12) 20.5
14) 10.3
15) 71.8
20) 41.0
25) 30.8
30) 30.8
33) 10.3
40) 10.3
45) 10.3
50) 10.3
100) 10.3
150) 20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
126) Total regular participants from race questions (RACETOT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL384129.716234
127) Difference between active participants and race total (RACEDIFF)
TOTAL%
-100) 10.3
-40) 10.3
-15) 10.3
-10) 20.5
-6) 10.3
-4) 30.8
-3) 10.3
-2) 20.5
-1) 20.5
0) 34692.0
1) 20.5
2) 10.3
3) 10.3
4) 20.5
5) 30.8
9) 10.3
12) 10.3
15) 10.3
22) 10.3
30) 10.3
39) 10.3
80) 10.3
Missing17 
TOTAL376100.0
128) Percent black (PCTBLACK)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3843.48510
129) Percent white (PCTWHITE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL38483.00227
130) Percent Hispanic (PCTHISP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3845.76816
131) Percent Asian (PCTASIAN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3842.26412
132) Percent Pacific Islander (PCTPACIS)
TOTAL%
0) 36194.0
.333333333333333) 10.3
.384615384615385) 10.3
.616016427104723) 10.3
.632911392405063) 10.3
.680272108843537) 10.3
.769230769230769) 10.3
.895522388059702) 10.3
1.33333333333333) 20.5
1.53846153846154) 10.3
1.9047619047619) 10.3
2.10526315789474) 10.3
2.27272727272727) 10.3
2.32558139534884) 10.3
2.5) 10.3
2.94117647058824) 10.3
3.125) 10.3
3.87596899224806) 10.3
5.83333333333333) 10.3
8) 10.3
8.33333333333333) 10.3
10) 10.3
20) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
133) Percent Native American (PCTNATAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3842.46911
134) Percent multiracial (PCTMULTI)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3842.8018
135) Majority racial or ethnic group (MAJRACE)
TOTAL%
1) American Indian/Alaskan Native41.0
2) Asian61.6
4) Black or African American41.0
5) Hispanic or Latino/a92.3
6) White33988.3
7) No majority, multiracial225.7
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
136) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Senior adults, age 65 or older (SENIORS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL38424.50820
137) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Adults, age 50-64 (MIDDLEAG)
TOTAL%
0) 92.3
.5) 10.3
1) 10.3
2) 10.3
3) 20.5
4) 20.5
5) 82.1
6) 10.3
8) 30.8
9) 41.0
10) 4712.2
12) 61.6
15) 4210.9
16) 41.0
17) 61.6
18) 10.3
19) 10.3
20) 7218.8
21) 20.5
22) 41.0
23) 51.3
24) 41.0
25) 4612.0
26) 30.8
27) 30.8
28) 20.5
29) 30.8
30) 379.6
31) 10.3
32) 10.3
33) 30.8
34) 10.3
35) 164.2
36) 20.5
38) 10.3
40) 143.6
44) 10.3
45) 20.5
47) 10.3
48) 10.3
50) 112.9
60) 41.0
70) 20.5
75) 10.3
100) 20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
138) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Adults, age 35-49 (MEDADULT)
TOTAL%
0) 194.9
1) 20.5
2) 30.8
3) 20.5
4) 41.0
5) 174.4
6) 10.3
7) 10.3
8) 10.3
9) 61.6
10) 348.9
11) 10.3
12) 51.3
13) 71.8
14) 30.8
15) 348.9
16) 30.8
17) 61.6
18) 30.8
19) 20.5
20) 7519.5
21) 10.3
22) 71.8
23) 51.3
25) 4511.7
26) 30.8
27) 10.3
28) 41.0
29) 41.0
30) 379.6
32) 20.5
33) 51.3
35) 123.1
36) 20.5
40) 112.9
45) 10.3
50) 71.8
52) 10.3
55) 10.3
60) 10.3
65) 10.3
70) 30.8
95) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
139) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Younger adults, age 18-34 (YADULTS)
TOTAL%
0) 4712.2
1) 51.3
2) 41.0
3) 20.5
4) 41.0
5) 369.4
6) 20.5
7) 30.8
8) 71.8
10) 8522.1
11) 30.8
12) 51.3
13) 20.5
14) 20.5
15) 5815.1
16) 41.0
17) 61.6
18) 51.3
19) 10.3
20) 5414.1
21) 10.3
22) 20.5
23) 51.3
24) 10.3
25) 174.4
26) 20.5
27) 10.3
30) 102.6
32) 10.3
35) 10.3
40) 51.3
42) 20.5
70) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
140) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Children and youth, age 0-17 (KIDYTH)
TOTAL%
0) 205.2
1) 41.0
2) 30.8
3) 30.8
4) 20.5
5) 215.5
6) 10.3
7) 30.8
8) 30.8
9) 10.3
10) 4311.2
11) 20.5
12) 41.0
15) 4210.9
17) 41.0
18) 102.6
19) 30.8
20) 7820.3
22) 20.5
23) 41.0
24) 20.5
25) 4311.2
26) 20.5
27) 30.8
28) 71.8
30) 256.5
31) 20.5
32) 30.8
33) 61.6
34) 20.5
35) 164.2
37) 10.3
38) 20.5
40) 61.6
41) 10.3
42) 30.8
45) 10.3
50) 20.5
51) 10.3
56) 10.3
60) 10.3
67) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
141) Sum of age percentages (CUMAGE)
TOTAL%
99) 71.8
100) 35793.0
100.5) 10.3
101) 194.9
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
142) How many people (including children) regularly participate in worship or other religious activities in your congregation? (MEMBERS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL380129.542234
143) How many people are associated in any way with the religious life of your congregation? (EVERYONE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL344225.294469
144) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: Female (FEMALES)
TOTAL%
1) 10.3
2) 10.3
4) 10.3
5) 10.3
10) 10.3
11) 10.3
17) 10.3
20) 10.3
25) 20.5
26) 10.3
30) 20.5
35) 82.1
36) 10.3
37) 10.3
39) 10.3
40) 102.7
45) 112.9
47) 10.3
48) 10.3
49) 10.3
50) 6717.8
51) 10.3
52) 30.8
53) 20.5
54) 41.1
55) 4612.2
56) 41.1
57) 10.3
60) 11530.6
61) 10.3
65) 277.2
66) 10.3
70) 195.1
75) 225.9
80) 82.1
85) 10.3
90) 20.5
100) 41.1
Missing17 
TOTAL376100.0
145) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: College graduates (COLLEGE)
TOTAL%
0) 113.0
1) 123.2
2) 113.0
3) 61.6
4) 30.8
5) 184.8
6) 51.3
8) 30.8
10) 4812.9
12) 10.3
15) 277.3
17) 20.5
18) 10.3
20) 297.8
22) 20.5
23) 10.3
25) 3810.2
26) 10.3
30) 246.5
31) 20.5
33) 30.8
34) 10.3
35) 154.0
40) 277.3
44) 10.3
45) 71.9
47) 10.3
48) 20.5
50) 328.6
55) 10.3
60) 82.2
65) 92.4
66) 20.5
70) 82.2
75) 61.6
80) 20.5
95) 10.3
100) 10.3
Missing21 
TOTAL372100.0
146) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: New to this congregation in the past 5 years (NEWMEMB)
TOTAL%
0) 123.3
1) 30.8
2) 30.8
3) 41.1
4) 41.1
5) 308.1
6) 10.3
7) 10.3
8) 30.8
10) 4111.1
12) 20.5
13) 10.3
14) 10.3
15) 143.8
18) 10.3
19) 10.3
20) 4612.5
21) 10.3
22) 10.3
23) 20.5
25) 297.9
26) 10.3
29) 10.3
30) 308.1
33) 20.5
35) 164.3
38) 10.3
40) 236.2
42) 10.3
43) 10.3
45) 41.1
50) 369.8
55) 20.5
60) 143.8
66) 10.3
70) 51.4
72) 10.3
75) 61.6
80) 30.8
90) 41.1
94) 10.3
100) 154.1
Missing24 
TOTAL369100.0
147) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: Life-long Nazarenes (LIFELONG)
TOTAL%
0) 143.8
1) 41.1
2) 41.1
3) 51.4
4) 41.1
5) 205.5
6) 10.3
7) 10.3
9) 10.3
10) 4512.3
11) 10.3
12) 10.3
14) 10.3
15) 174.7
17) 10.3
18) 10.3
20) 3710.1
22) 20.5
23) 20.5
25) 339.0
27) 10.3
28) 10.3
30) 318.5
32) 20.5
33) 30.8
35) 61.6
40) 195.2
41) 10.3
45) 30.8
46) 10.3
48) 10.3
50) 277.4
55) 30.8
60) 174.7
65) 61.6
69) 10.3
70) 82.2
75) 113.0
76) 10.3
78) 10.3
80) 164.4
90) 30.8
95) 20.5
100) 51.4
Missing28 
TOTAL365100.0
148) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: Living within 15 minutes of this congregation's place of worship (NEARBY)
TOTAL%
0) 61.6
2) 20.5
3) 20.5
4) 20.5
5) 41.1
7) 10.3
10) 112.9
15) 41.1
16) 10.3
17) 10.3
18) 10.3
19) 10.3
20) 92.4
25) 143.7
29) 10.3
30) 51.3
32) 10.3
34) 10.3
35) 20.5
36) 10.3
40) 102.6
41) 10.3
42) 10.3
43) 10.3
45) 30.8
50) 277.1
55) 20.5
60) 164.2
65) 102.6
68) 10.3
69) 10.3
70) 123.2
75) 369.5
80) 4511.9
85) 184.7
86) 10.3
88) 10.3
90) 5414.2
92) 10.3
95) 154.0
98) 10.3
99) 30.8
100) 4912.9
Missing14 
TOTAL379100.0
149) Our congregation has: (leader type) (LEADTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) A senior pastor with one or more assistant or associate pastors15038.3
2) One pastor (no assistant or associate pastors)22557.4
3) Co-pastors (two or more persons sharing the pastoral role equally)92.3
4) No pastor at present82.0
Missing1 
TOTAL392100.0
150) Please describe the senior pastor of your congregation. Pastor's ordained status (ORDAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Layperson277.1
2) Ordained35392.9
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
151) Please describe the senior pastor of your congregation. Permanent or temporary status (check only one) (CALL)
TOTAL%
1) Permanent pastor (called by congregation or assigned by DS)36395.8
2) Interim or supply pastor41.1
3) Retired clergy serving as pastor123.2
Missing14 
TOTAL379100.0
152) Please describe the pastor or principal leader of your congregation (if co-pastors, answer only about your oldest co-pastor). Age _____ years old (LEADAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL37953.53611
153) Please describe the senior pastor of your congregation. Employment status of pastor (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time paid29577.4
2) Full-time unpaid153.9
3) Part-time paid6617.3
4) Part-time unpaid51.3
Missing12 
TOTAL381100.0
154) Please describe the senior pastor of your congregation. Gender (LEADSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male36395.5
2) Female174.5
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
155) Please describe the senior pastor of your congregation. Highest level of education (CLERGEDU)
TOTAL%
1) High school diploma or GED123.2
2) Some college or technical school; associate's degree8321.9
3) College bachelor's degree13034.3
4) Master's degree (including M.Div.)12232.2
5) Doctoral degree (Ph.D., D.Min.)328.4
Missing14 
TOTAL379100.0
156) Please describe the senior pastor of your congregation. Pastor's race/ethnicity (LEADRACE)
157) Leader's race categorized (LDRCECAT)
TOTAL%
1) Native American30.8
2) Asian51.3
4) Black41.1
5) Hispanic71.8
6) White non-Hispanic35593.7
7) Bi- or multiracial51.3
Missing14 
TOTAL379100.0
158) Please describe the senior pastor of your congregation. This person became the pastor of your congregation in what year? (YEARCALL)
TOTAL%
1967) 10.3
1977) 10.3
1979) 10.3
1980) 30.8
1981) 10.3
1982) 10.3
1983) 20.5
1984) 30.8
1985) 10.3
1986) 41.1
1987) 51.3
1989) 30.8
1990) 41.1
1991) 41.1
1992) 133.4
1994) 20.5
1995) 112.9
1996) 61.6
1997) 92.4
1998) 102.7
1999) 164.2
2000) 205.3
2001) 164.2
2002) 195.0
2003) 215.6
2004) 205.3
2005) 297.7
2006) 277.2
2007) 328.5
2008) 4511.9
2009) 328.5
2010) 154.0
Missing16 
TOTAL377100.0
159) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Planning and leading worship (LEADWORS)
TOTAL%
1) Very little328.4
2) Some10026.4
3) Quite a bit16643.8
4) A great deal8121.4
Missing14 
TOTAL379100.0
160) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Developing and promoting a vision and purpose for the congregation (LEADVIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very little71.8
2) Some9825.8
3) Quite a bit19952.4
4) A great deal7620.0
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
161) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Evangelism or recruitment (DOEVAN)
TOTAL%
1) Very little205.3
2) Some17747.3
3) Quite a bit14238.0
4) A great deal359.4
Missing19 
TOTAL374100.0
162) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Recruiting and training lay leaders (DOTRAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very little4311.5
2) Some20855.5
3) Quite a bit10427.7
4) A great deal205.3
Missing18 
TOTAL375100.0
163) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Providing pastoral care (visiting the sick, counseling people) (DOCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Very little61.6
2) Some11029.1
3) Quite a bit17145.2
4) A great deal9124.1
Missing15 
TOTAL378100.0
164) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Teaching people about the faith and scripture (DOTEACH)
TOTAL%
1) Very little20.5
2) Some379.8
3) Quite a bit18549.1
4) A great deal15340.6
Missing16 
TOTAL377100.0
165) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Leading small groups (for sharing, support, spiritual growth) (DOSMALL)
TOTAL%
1) Very little5414.4
2) Some14939.6
3) Quite a bit12533.2
4) A great deal4812.8
Missing17 
TOTAL376100.0
166) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Administration, supervision and committee meetings (DOADMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very little143.7
2) Some12432.8
3) Quite a bit16242.9
4) A great deal7820.6
Missing15 
TOTAL378100.0
167) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Representing the congregation in the community (DOREPRES)
TOTAL%
1) Very little369.5
2) Some13134.6
3) Quite a bit12533.0
4) A great deal8723.0
Missing14 
TOTAL379100.0
168) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Engaging youth and young adults (WORKYADS)
TOTAL%
1) Very little349.0
2) Some18649.2
3) Quite a bit12633.3
4) A great deal328.5
Missing15 
TOTAL378100.0
169) How much time does your pastor spend in the following areas? Dealing with conflict and disagreements (DEALARGU)
TOTAL%
1) Very little7319.4
2) Some18950.1
3) Quite a bit7820.7
4) A great deal379.8
Missing16 
TOTAL377100.0
170) During the past three years, has your pastor met regularly with other ministers or pastoral leaders in a small group for continuing education and support? (SPEGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23862.8
2) No14137.2
Missing14 
TOTAL379100.0
171) If SPEGROUP is Yes, for how long has your pastor participated in such a group? Years (YEARSMET)
TOTAL%
0) 125.4
1) 219.5
2) 2812.6
3) 4018.0
4) 135.9
5) 167.2
6) 115.0
7) 115.0
8) 125.4
9) 41.8
10) 146.3
11) 52.3
12) 94.1
13) 31.4
15) 20.9
16) 10.5
18) 52.3
20) 41.8
22) 10.5
25) 31.4
29) 10.5
30) 20.9
31) 10.5
32) 10.5
34) 10.5
40) 10.5
Missing171 
TOTAL222100.0
172) If SPEGROUP is Yes, for how long has your pastor participated in such a group? Months (MONTHMET)
TOTAL%
0) 15268.5
1) 52.3
2) 83.6
3) 94.1
4) 83.6
5) 52.3
6) 188.1
7) 41.8
8) 41.8
9) 10.5
10) 62.7
11) 20.9
Missing171 
TOTAL222100.0
173) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total full-time paid ordained professionals (pastors and other ordained ministers) (FULLORD)
TOTAL%
0) 12130.8
1) 21554.7
2) 307.6
3) 133.3
4) 82.0
5) 30.8
6) 20.5
11) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
174) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total part-time paid ordained professionals (pastors and other ordained ministers) (PARTORD)
TOTAL%
0) 28271.8
1) 9524.2
2) 123.1
3) 30.8
4) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
175) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total full-time paid lay administrative professionals (FLLYADMN)
TOTAL%
0) 36993.9
1) 184.6
2) 41.0
6) 10.3
13) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
176) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total part-time paid lay administrative professionals (PTLYADMN)
TOTAL%
0) 36693.1
1) 205.1
2) 51.3
3) 20.5
TOTAL393100.0
177) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total full-time paid lay program professionals (including musicians and lay pastors) (FULLPROG)
TOTAL%
0) 36592.9
1) 215.3
2) 41.0
3) 30.8
TOTAL393100.0
178) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total part-time paid lay program professionals (including musicians and lay pastors) (PARTPROG)
TOTAL%
0) 33685.5
1) 379.4
2) 123.1
3) 20.5
4) 30.8
5) 20.5
6) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
179) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total full-time paid clerical or secretarial employees (FULLSEC)
TOTAL%
0) 35189.3
1) 317.9
2) 92.3
3) 10.3
6) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
180) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total part-time paid clerical or secretarial employees (PARTSEC)
TOTAL%
0) 30978.6
1) 7418.8
2) 71.8
3) 20.5
4) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
181) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total full-time paid custodial or maintenance employees (FULLCUST)
TOTAL%
0) 34988.8
1) 348.7
2) 92.3
6) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
182) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total part-time paid custodial or maintenance employees (PARTCUST)
TOTAL%
0) 24061.1
1) 11429.0
2) 235.9
3) 123.1
4) 30.8
7) 10.3
TOTAL393100.0
183) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total full-time paid other employees of the congregation (FULLOTH)
TOTAL%
0) 10990.1
1) 75.8
2) 10.8
10) 10.8
15) 10.8
20) 10.8
31) 10.8
Missing272 
TOTAL121100.0
184) How many people are employed by your congregation including your pastor? Total part-time paid other employees of the congregation (PARTOTH)
TOTAL%
0) 9877.2
1) 1915.0
2) 21.6
3) 21.6
4) 10.8
5) 10.8
6) 21.6
7) 10.8
10) 10.8
Missing266 
TOTAL127100.0
185) Do the same people tend to serve in volunteer leadership roles year after year, or does your congregation rotate volunteer service among a large number of people? (MIXVOLS)
TOTAL%
1) The same people tend to serve12632.8
2) Although there is some rotation, it tends to be among a limited number of people23460.9
3) We have a lot of rotation among persons in volunteer leadership roles246.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
186) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Worship services (JOINT_N)
TOTAL%
0) 023460.6
1) No15239.4
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
187) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Worship services (JOINT_Y1)
TOTAL%
0) 017044.0
1) Yes, with other Christian groups21656.0
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
188) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Worship services (JOINT_Y2)
TOTAL%
0) 036093.3
1) Yes, with other faith traditions266.7
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
189) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Joint celebrations, fairs, meals or cultural events (CELEB_N)
TOTAL%
0) 020854.6
1) No17345.4
Missing12 
TOTAL381100.0
190) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Joint celebrations, fairs, meals or cultural events (CELEB_Y1)
TOTAL%
0) 019150.1
1) Yes, with other Christian groups19049.9
Missing12 
TOTAL381100.0
191) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Joint celebrations, fairs, meals or cultural events (CELEB_Y2)
TOTAL%
0) 035593.2
1) Yes, with other faith traditions266.8
Missing12 
TOTAL381100.0
192) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Educational or fellowship activities (EDFEL_N)
TOTAL%
0) 017947.0
1) No20253.0
Missing12 
TOTAL381100.0
193) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Educational or fellowship activities (EDFEL_Y1)
TOTAL%
0) 021656.7
1) Yes, with other Christian groups16543.3
Missing12 
TOTAL381100.0
194) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Educational or fellowship activities (EDFEL_Y2)
TOTAL%
0) 036395.3
1) Yes, with other faith traditions184.7
Missing12 
TOTAL381100.0
195) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Community service activities (COMM_N)
TOTAL%
0) 025666.8
1) No12733.2
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
196) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Community service activities (COMM_Y1)
TOTAL%
0) 015841.3
1) Yes, with other Christian groups22558.7
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
197) During the past 12 months, has your congregation been involved in any of these ecumenical or interfaith activities? Check all that apply on each line. Community service activities (COMM_Y2)
TOTAL%
0) 033888.3
1) Yes, with other faith traditions4511.7
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
198) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Finances or budget. Check all that apply on each line (CONCASHN)
TOTAL%
0) 015239.3
1) No23560.7
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
199) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Finances or budget. Check all that apply on each line (CONCASH1)
TOTAL%
0) 028673.9
1) Yes, but it was not serious10126.1
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
200) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Finances or budget. Check all that apply on each line (CONCASH2)
TOTAL%
0) 035291.0
1) Yes, some people left359.0
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
201) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Finances or budget. Check all that apply on each line (CONCASH3)
TOTAL%
0) 036694.6
1) Yes, some people withheld donations215.4
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
202) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Finances or budget. Check all that apply on each line (CONCASH4)
TOTAL%
0) 037897.7
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left92.3
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
203) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? How worship is conducted. Check all that apply on each line (CONWORSN)
TOTAL%
0) 020352.6
1) No18347.4
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
204) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? How worship is conducted. Check all that apply on each line (CONWORS1)
TOTAL%
0) 026267.9
1) Yes, but it was not serious12432.1
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
205) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? How worship is conducted. Check all that apply on each line (CONWORS2)
TOTAL%
0) 031381.1
1) Yes, some people left7318.9
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
206) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? How worship is conducted. Check all that apply on each line (CONWORS3)
TOTAL%
0) 037697.4
1) Yes, some people withheld donations102.6
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
207) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? How worship is conducted. Check all that apply on each line (CONWORS4)
TOTAL%
0) 037797.7
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left92.3
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
208) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Program priorities. Check all that apply on each line (CONPROGN)
TOTAL%
0) 015240.0
1) No22860.0
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
209) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Program priorities. Check all that apply on each line (CONPROG1)
TOTAL%
0) 027472.1
1) Yes, but it was not serious10627.9
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
210) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Program priorities. Check all that apply on each line (CONPROG2)
TOTAL%
0) 034089.5
1) Yes, some people left4010.5
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
211) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Program priorities. Check all that apply on each line (CONPROG3)
TOTAL%
0) 037398.2
1) Yes, some people withheld donations71.8
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
212) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Program priorities. Check all that apply on each line (CONPROG4)
TOTAL%
0) 037498.4
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left61.6
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
213) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Actions of district or general church. Check all that apply on each line (CONSYNNO)
TOTAL%
0) 012031.0
1) No26769.0
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
214) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Actions of district or general church. Check all that apply on each line (CONSYN1)
TOTAL%
0) 029776.7
1) Yes, but it was not serious9023.3
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
215) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Actions of district or general church. Check all that apply on each line (CONSYN2)
TOTAL%
0) 036694.6
1) Yes, some people left215.4
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
216) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Actions of district or general church. Check all that apply on each line (CONSYN3)
TOTAL%
0) 037997.9
1) Yes, some people withheld donations82.1
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
217) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Actions of district or general church. Check all that apply on each line (CONSYN4)
TOTAL%
0) 038399.0
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left41.0
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0
218) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's leadership style. Check all that apply on each line (CONLEADN)
TOTAL%
0) 015640.7
1) No22759.3
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
219) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's leadership style. Check all that apply on each line (CONLEAD1)
TOTAL%
0) 032083.6
1) Yes, but it was not serious6316.4
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
220) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's leadership style. Check all that apply on each line (CONLEAD2)
TOTAL%
0) 029777.5
1) Yes, some people left8622.5
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
221) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's leadership style. Check all that apply on each line (CONLEAD3)
TOTAL%
0) 037397.4
1) Yes, some people withheld donations102.6
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
222) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's leadership style. Check all that apply on each line (CONLEAD4)
TOTAL%
0) 035993.7
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left246.3
Missing10 
TOTAL383100.0
223) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONLACTN)
TOTAL%
0) 05414.1
1) No33085.9
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
224) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONLACT1)
TOTAL%
0) 036895.8
1) Yes, but it was not serious164.2
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
225) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONLACT2)
TOTAL%
0) 035592.4
1) Yes, some people left297.6
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
226) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONLACT3)
TOTAL%
0) 037898.4
1) Yes, some people withheld donations61.6
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
227) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Pastor's personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONLACT4)
TOTAL%
0) 036996.1
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left153.9
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
228) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Members' personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONMACTN)
TOTAL%
0) 018447.9
1) No20052.1
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
229) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Members' personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONMACT1)
TOTAL%
0) 029576.8
1) Yes, but it was not serious8923.2
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
230) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Members' personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONMACT2)
TOTAL%
0) 029576.8
1) Yes, some people left8923.2
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
231) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Members' personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONMACT3)
TOTAL%
0) 037597.7
1) Yes, some people withheld donations92.3
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
232) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Members' personal behavior. Check all that apply on each line (CONMACT4)
TOTAL%
0) 038199.2
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left30.8
Missing9 
TOTAL384100.0
233) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Use of facilities. Check all that apply on each line (CONFACNO)
TOTAL%
0) 010627.5
1) No27972.5
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
234) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Use of facilities. Check all that apply on each line (CONFAC1)
TOTAL%
0) 029777.1
1) Yes, but it was not serious8822.9
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
235) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Use of facilities. Check all that apply on each line (CONFAC2)
TOTAL%
0) 036995.8
1) Yes, some people left164.2
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
236) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Use of facilities. Check all that apply on each line (CONFAC3)
TOTAL%
0) 038399.5
1) Yes, some people withheld donations20.5
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
237) During the past five years, has your congregation experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? Use of facilities. Check all that apply on each line (CONFAC4)
TOTAL%
0) 038299.2
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left30.8
Missing8 
TOTAL385100.0
238) What was the approximate dollar amount of your congregation's total budget for 2009 (or most recent fiscal year)? (Do not count funds for capital improvements or primary/secondary schools) (BUDGET)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL355199322.079370980
239) Of this total budget amount, estimate the percent that was spent in each of the following categories in 2009 (or most recent fiscal year). Staff salaries and benefits (SALARIES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL36731.83114
240) Of this total budget amount, estimate the percent that was spent in each of the following categories in 2009 (or most recent fiscal year). Building operations (utilities, mortgage, insurance, maintenance, etc.) (BUILDING)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL36722.71717
241) Of this total budget amount, estimate the percent that was spent in each of the following categories in 2009 (or most recent fiscal year). Program support and materials (for Sunday school, evangelism, education, etc.) (PCTPROG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL36723.76315
242) Of this total budget amount, estimate the percent that was spent in each of the following categories in 2009 (or most recent fiscal year). Mission and other offerings remitted to the conference (MISSIONS)
TOTAL%
0) 71.9
1) 30.8
2) 20.5
3) 41.1
4) 30.8
5) 133.5
6) 41.1
7) 82.2
8) 61.6
9) 71.9
10) 3710.1
11) 102.7
12) 133.5
13) 92.5
14) 102.7
15) 267.1
16) 174.6
17) 51.4
18) 133.5
19) 123.3
20) 4010.9
21) 102.7
22) 143.8
23) 154.1
24) 92.5
25) 246.5
26) 82.2
27) 41.1
28) 51.4
29) 30.8
30) 123.3
31) 10.3
32) 30.8
33) 10.3
35) 20.5
36) 20.5
38) 10.3
39) 10.3
40) 10.3
56) 10.3
100) 10.3
Missing26 
TOTAL367100.0
243) Of this total budget amount, estimate the percent that was spent in each of the following categories in 2009 (or most recent fiscal year). All other expenditures (PCTOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) 22360.8
1) 92.5
2) 41.1
3) 51.4
4) 51.4
5) 369.8
6) 10.3
7) 10.3
9) 41.1
10) 318.4
11) 10.3
12) 20.5
13) 20.5
15) 82.2
17) 10.3
18) 41.1
19) 30.8
20) 102.7
21) 10.3
22) 10.3
25) 41.1
29) 10.3
30) 51.4
33) 30.8
35) 10.3
46) 10.3
Missing26 
TOTAL367100.0
244) Total of financial percentages (FINTOTAL)
TOTAL%
99) 256.8
100) 31184.7
101) 318.4
Missing26 
TOTAL367100.0
245) How would you describe your congregation's financial health today? (FINANCES)
TOTAL%
1) In serious difficulty266.7
2) In some difficulty6216.1
3) Tight, but we manage15740.7
4) Good10326.7
5) Excellent389.8
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
246) How would you describe your congregation's financial health five years ago? (FINAN05)
TOTAL%
1) In serious difficulty339.0
2) In some difficulty6216.9
3) Tight, but we managed10929.7
4) Good11932.4
5) Excellent4412.0
Missing26 
TOTAL367100.0
247) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation's income? (ECONOMY)
TOTAL%
1) Our income declined a lot8020.7
2) Our income declined a little16141.7
3) Our income declined at first, but has since rebounded328.3
4) No significant change in income8221.2
5) Our income has grown318.0
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
248) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Staff layoffs or furloughs (LAYOFFS)
TOTAL%
1) No impact31183.2
2) Minor impact297.8
3) Moderate impact215.6
4) Major impact133.5
Missing19 
TOTAL374100.0
249) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Staff salary reductions or salary freeze (PAYCUTS)
TOTAL%
1) No impact20153.3
2) Minor impact6517.2
3) Moderate impact6216.4
4) Major impact4913.0
Missing16 
TOTAL377100.0
250) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Delays in filling staff positions (DELAYS)
TOTAL%
1) No impact29679.4
2) Minor impact256.7
3) Moderate impact267.0
4) Major impact267.0
Missing20 
TOTAL373100.0
251) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Funds available from investments or savings account (INVEST)
TOTAL%
1) No impact21658.1
2) Minor impact6116.4
3) Moderate impact4913.2
4) Major impact4612.4
Missing21 
TOTAL372100.0
252) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Funds available for mission and benevolence (MISSION)
TOTAL%
1) No impact15641.4
2) Minor impact11229.7
3) Moderate impact6918.3
4) Major impact4010.6
Missing16 
TOTAL377100.0
253) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Capital campaign or building program (CAPITAL)
TOTAL%
1) No impact19150.9
2) Minor impact5514.7
3) Moderate impact7921.1
4) Major impact5013.3
Missing18 
TOTAL375100.0
254) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Requests for pastoral counseling (COUNSEL)
TOTAL%
1) No impact18649.2
2) Minor impact11530.4
3) Moderate impact6416.9
4) Major impact133.4
Missing15 
TOTAL378100.0
255) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Requests for cash assistance (CASHNEED)
TOTAL%
1) No impact8021.2
2) Minor impact11129.4
3) Moderate impact13335.3
4) Major impact5314.1
Missing16 
TOTAL377100.0
256) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Requests for emergency housing (HOUSNEED)
TOTAL%
1) No impact18449.2
2) Minor impact10728.6
3) Moderate impact5815.5
4) Major impact256.7
Missing19 
TOTAL374100.0
257) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your congregation in the following areas? Unemployment among your members (NOWORK)
TOTAL%
1) No impact5915.5
2) Minor impact15240.0
3) Moderate impact11329.7
4) Major impact5614.7
Missing13 
TOTAL380100.0
258) How would you describe the location of your place of worship? (PLACE)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area or open country6115.7
2) Village or town with a population of less than 10,00011730.1
3) Small city or large town with a population of 10,000 to 50,0009925.4
4) Downtown or central area of a large city with a population of 50,000 or more153.9
5) Older residential area of a large city with a population of 50,000 or more4210.8
6) Older suburb around a large city with a population of 50,000 or more389.8
7) New suburb around a large city with a population of 50,000 or more174.4
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
259) What is the approximate seating capacity of the space where your largest worship service is held? (SEATING)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL388249.273328
260) How adequate are the following for the current needs of the congregation? Space for worship (WORSHSIZ)
TOTAL%
1) Much less than we need379.5
2) Slightly less than we need4110.6
3) Just about right14537.4
4) Slightly more than we need9524.5
5) Much more than we need7018.0
Missing5 
TOTAL388100.0
261) How adequate are the following for the current needs of the congregation? Space for parking (PARKSIZ)
TOTAL%
1) Much less than we need6516.8
2) Slightly less than we need6316.3
3) Just about right13033.7
4) Slightly more than we need8020.7
5) Much more than we need4812.4
Missing7 
TOTAL386100.0
262) I-ATTEND: So far in 2010 and for the past five years, estimate the average attendance at your regular weekend worship services. If you have more than one weekend worship service, estimate the attendance for all weekend services combined. Do not include special services, such as weddings or funerals. Average worship attendance 2010 (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) 0-5014436.7
2) 51-10012832.7
3) 101-2507619.4
4) 251-400215.4
5) 401-800205.1
6) 801-330030.8
Missing1 
TOTAL392100.0
263) I-SIZPLACE: How would you describe the location of your place of worship? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-SIZPLACE)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area or open country6115.7
2) Village or town with a population of less than 10,00011730.1
3) Small city or large town with a population of 10,000 to 50,0009925.4
4) Downtown or central area of a large city with a population of 50,000 or more153.9
5) Older residential area of a large city with a population of 50,000 or more4210.8
6) Suburb around a large city with a population of 50,000 or more5514.1
Missing4 
TOTAL389100.0
264) I-THEOLOGY: How would you describe the theological outlook of the majority of your regularly participating adults? (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
2) Somewhat liberal41.0
3) Moderate7018.1
4) Somewhat conservative21254.8
5) Very conservative10126.1
Missing6 
TOTAL387100.0