Faith Communities Today Survey (FACT) 2010, Orthodox Parishes

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Survey used (FILE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL368701.856310
2) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the number of worship services held on each day or time. Friday. (FRISERVE)
TOTAL%
0) 32689.8
1) 287.7
2) 82.2
3) 10.3
Missing5 
TOTAL363100.0
3) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the number of worship services held on each day or time. Saturday. (SATSERVE)
TOTAL%
0) 16244.4
1) 18249.9
2) 215.8
Missing3 
TOTAL365100.0
4) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the number of worship services held on each day or time. Sunday a.m. (SUNAMSER)
TOTAL%
0) 5715.7
1) 21057.7
2) 9325.5
3) 30.8
52) 10.3
Missing4 
TOTAL364100.0
5) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the number of worship services held on each day or time. Sunday p.m. (SUNPMSER)
TOTAL%
0) 32497.6
1) 72.1
2) 10.3
Missing36 
TOTAL332100.0
6) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time. Friday. (FRIATT)
TOTAL%
0) 30387.1
2) 30.9
3) 41.1
5) 61.7
6) 10.3
7) 20.6
8) 51.4
10) 82.3
15) 10.3
20) 72.0
25) 20.6
30) 41.1
50) 10.3
70) 10.3
Missing20 
TOTAL348100.0
7) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time. Saturday. (SATATT)
TOTAL%
0) 12836.0
1) 10.3
3) 92.5
4) 72.0
5) 195.3
6) 174.8
7) 82.2
8) 92.5
9) 10.3
10) 3610.1
12) 92.5
15) 205.6
17) 10.3
18) 20.6
20) 246.7
23) 10.3
24) 10.3
25) 133.7
30) 164.5
35) 72.0
40) 51.4
45) 10.3
50) 113.1
60) 41.1
70) 30.8
100) 10.3
120) 10.3
215) 10.3
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
8) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time. Sunday a.m. (SUNAMATT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL361149.05145
9) Please describe the worship services your parish holds on a typical weekend. For each day or time on a typical weekend: write in the average (or typical) attendance for all services on this day or time. Sunday p.m. (SUNPMATT)
TOTAL%
0) 26793.4
1) 10.3
2) 20.7
3) 10.3
4) 10.3
7) 10.3
9) 10.3
10) 31.0
20) 20.7
35) 10.3
37) 10.3
60) 10.3
150) 20.7
350) 10.3
500) 10.3
Missing82 
TOTAL286100.0
10) If you hold more than one service on a typical weekend, how different are the services? (SIMSTYLE)
TOTAL%
1) We have only one service on a typical weekend11834.8
2) Very similar or identical in style6820.1
3) One or more is somewhat different in style from the other(s)6619.5
4) One or more very different in style from the other(s)8725.7
Missing29 
TOTAL339100.0
11) During the past 5 years, has your parish 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 style28479.6
2) Changed style a little4011.2
3) Changed style somewhat174.8
4) Changed style a lot30.8
5) Added a new service with a different style of worship133.6
Missing11 
TOTAL357100.0
12) On a typical weekend, does your parish 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) No19253.8
2) Yes16546.2
Missing11 
TOTAL357100.0
13) In what other languages are services held? (first other language) (LANGLSTA)
14) So far in 2010 and for the past 5 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: 2010 (WORSH10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL359159.267151
15) So far in 2010 and for the past 5 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: 2009 (WORSH09)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL351155.427149
16) So far in 2010 and for the past 5 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: 2008 (WORSH08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL348150.974144
17) So far in 2010 and for the past 5 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: 2007 (WORSH07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL347146.816141
18) So far in 2010 and for the past 5 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: 2006 (WORSH06)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL340145.929137
19) So far in 2010 and for the past 5 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: 2005 (WORSH05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL340142.809135
20) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Choir. (CHOIR)
TOTAL%
1) Never308.3
2) Seldom41.1
3) Sometimes20.6
4) Often6016.6
5) Always26673.5
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
21) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Organ. (ORGAN)
TOTAL%
1) Never23364.9
2) Seldom102.8
3) Sometimes123.3
4) Often3810.6
5) Always6618.4
Missing9 
TOTAL359100.0
22) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Drums or other percussion instruments. (DRUMS)
TOTAL%
1) Never34899.4
4) Often20.6
Missing18 
TOTAL350100.0
23) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Electric guitar or bass. (ELECTRIC)
TOTAL%
1) Never34799.4
3) Sometimes10.3
4) Often10.3
Missing19 
TOTAL349100.0
24) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Visual projection equipment. (SCREEN)
TOTAL%
1) Never33696.3
2) Seldom72.0
3) Sometimes30.9
4) Often10.3
5) Always20.6
Missing19 
TOTAL349100.0
25) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Kneeling by the parishioners. (KNEEL)
TOTAL%
1) Never349.5
2) Seldom5415.0
3) Sometimes9225.6
4) Often8423.4
5) Always9526.5
Missing9 
TOTAL359100.0
26) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Eucharist. (COMMUN)
TOTAL%
1) Never20.5
2) Seldom10.3
3) Sometimes20.5
4) Often4211.5
5) Always31787.1
Missing4 
TOTAL364100.0
27) How often are the following a part of your parish's regular weekend worship services? Reading or performing by children or youth. (KIDREAD)
TOTAL%
1) Never6818.8
2) Seldom9024.9
3) Sometimes10729.6
4) Often6919.1
5) Always277.5
Missing7 
TOTAL361100.0
28) How well do the following describe your parish's major regular weekend worship service? Reverent. (REVERENT)
TOTAL%
2) Slightly20.6
3) Somewhat92.5
4) Quite well9626.7
5) Very well25270.2
Missing9 
TOTAL359100.0
29) How well do the following describe your parish's major regular weekend worship service? Filled with a sense of God's presence. (GODTHERE)
TOTAL%
2) Slightly41.1
3) Somewhat185.0
4) Quite well8924.7
5) Very well24969.2
Missing8 
TOTAL360100.0
30) How well do the following describe your parish's major regular weekend worship service? Joyful. (JOYFUL)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all30.8
2) Slightly61.7
3) Somewhat5615.6
4) Quite well14039.0
5) Very well15442.9
Missing9 
TOTAL359100.0
31) How well do the following describe your parish's major regular weekend worship service? Innovative. (INNOVATE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all17650.7
2) Slightly6318.2
3) Somewhat5917.0
4) Quite well277.8
5) Very well226.3
Missing21 
TOTAL347100.0
32) How well do the following describe your parish's major regular weekend worship service? Inspirational. (INSPIRE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all10.3
2) Slightly41.1
3) Somewhat3810.6
4) Quite well16245.3
5) Very well15342.7
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
33) How well do the following describe your parish's major regular weekend worship service? Thought-provoking. (THOUGHT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all82.3
2) Slightly92.5
3) Somewhat7120.1
4) Quite well12736.0
5) Very well13839.1
Missing15 
TOTAL353100.0
34) Does your parish have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity?Sunday School or all-day church school. (SSCHOOL)
TOTAL%
1) No4211.5
2) Some emphasis6919.0
3) A lot of emphasis20255.5
4) A specialty of the congregation5114.0
Missing4 
TOTAL364100.0
35) Does your parish have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Prayer groups. (PRAYER)
TOTAL%
1) No19455.1
2) Some emphasis10830.7
3) A lot of emphasis4412.5
4) A specialty of the congregation61.7
Missing16 
TOTAL352100.0
36) Does your parish 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) No5816.0
2) Some emphasis13537.3
3) A lot of emphasis14540.1
4) A specialty of the congregation246.6
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
37) Does your parish have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Fellowships, trips, or other social activities. (FELLOWSH)
TOTAL%
1) No4713.1
2) Some emphasis15342.7
3) A lot of emphasis14139.4
4) A specialty of the congregation174.7
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
38) Does your parish have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Music program. (MUSIC)
TOTAL%
1) No10529.2
2) Some emphasis12835.7
3) A lot of emphasis9526.5
4) A specialty of the congregation318.6
Missing9 
TOTAL359100.0
39) Does your parish 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) No6518.1
2) Some emphasis13236.7
3) A lot of emphasis13336.9
4) A specialty of the congregation308.3
Missing8 
TOTAL360100.0
40) Does your parish have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Spiritual retreats. (RETREAT)
TOTAL%
1) No11030.6
2) Some emphasis17648.9
3) A lot of emphasis6618.3
4) A specialty of the congregation82.2
Missing8 
TOTAL360100.0
41) Does your parish 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) No25971.9
2) Some emphasis7721.4
3) A lot of emphasis185.0
4) A specialty of the congregation61.7
Missing8 
TOTAL360100.0
42) Does your parish have any of the following programs or activities? If yes, how much emphasis is given to the activity? Community service activities. (COMMSERV)
TOTAL%
1) No6217.0
2) Some emphasis18350.1
3) A lot of emphasis9425.8
4) A specialty of the congregation267.1
Missing3 
TOTAL365100.0
43) Does your parish 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) No17950.0
2) Some emphasis11933.2
3) A lot of emphasis4813.4
4) A specialty of the congregation123.4
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
44) Does your parish 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) No11531.9
2) Some emphasis13537.5
3) A lot of emphasis8323.1
4) A specialty of the congregation277.5
Missing8 
TOTAL360100.0
45) Does your parish 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) No7520.8
2) Some emphasis10228.3
3) A lot of emphasis13236.6
4) A specialty of the congregation5214.4
Missing7 
TOTAL361100.0
46) Does your parish 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) No24969.0
2) Some emphasis5615.5
3) A lot of emphasis4111.4
4) A specialty of the congregation154.2
Missing7 
TOTAL361100.0
47) Overall, to what extent are your parish's active participants involved in recruiting new members? (RECRUIT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all287.8
2) A little11933.3
3) Some14440.3
4) Quite a bit5515.4
5) A lot113.1
Missing11 
TOTAL357100.0
48) During the past 12 months, how often did your parish hold special events or programs to attract people from the community (such as concerts, fairs, seminars, plays, special meals, etc.)? (EVENTS)
TOTAL%
1) Never5615.8
2) Once or twice in the last year17549.3
3) Several times in the last year10629.9
4) Once a month or more185.1
Missing13 
TOTAL355100.0
49) How are visitors contacted after they attend your parish's worship services or other activities? (Check all that apply) We rarely, if ever, have any visitors (NOVISIT)
TOTAL%
1) We rarely, if ever, have any visitors18100.0
Missing350 
TOTAL18100.0
50) How are visitors contacted after they attend your parish's worship services or other activities? (Check all that apply) We rarely, if ever, contact visitors (NOCONTAC)
TOTAL%
1) We rarely, if ever, contact visitors81100.0
Missing287 
TOTAL81100.0
51) How are visitors contacted after they attend your parish's worship services or other activities? (Check all that apply) We contact visitors by mail (BYMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) We contact visitors by mail152100.0
Missing216 
TOTAL152100.0
52) How are visitors contacted after they attend your parish's worship services or other activities? (Check all that apply) We contact visitors by phone (BYPHONE)
TOTAL%
1) We contact visitors by phone154100.0
Missing214 
TOTAL154100.0
53) How are visitors contacted after they attend your parish's worship services or other activities? (Check all that apply) We contact visitors by e-mail (BYEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) We contact visitors by e-mail167100.0
Missing201 
TOTAL167100.0
54) How are visitors contacted after they attend your parish's worship services or other activities? (Check all that apply) We contact visitors by personal visit (BYVISIT)
TOTAL%
1) We contact visitors by personal visit65100.0
Missing303 
TOTAL65100.0
55) How are visitors contacted after they attend your parish's worship services or other activities? (Check all that apply) We send materials to our visitors (BYMATER)
TOTAL%
1) We send materials to our visitors129100.0
Missing239 
TOTAL129100.0
56) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Food pantry or soup kitchen. (SOUP)
TOTAL%
1) No8623.8
2) Yes, provided directly14339.5
3) Yes, together with another group13336.7
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
57) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Cash assistance for individuals or families. (CASH)
TOTAL%
1) No4813.2
2) Yes, provided directly28076.9
3) Yes, together with another group369.9
Missing4 
TOTAL364100.0
58) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Day care, pre-school, before or after school programs. (DAYCARE)
TOTAL%
1) No30886.0
2) Yes, provided directly4111.5
3) Yes, together with another group92.5
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
59) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Tutoring or literacy programs. (TUTORING)
TOTAL%
1) No31588.2
2) Yes, provided directly298.1
3) Yes, together with another group133.6
Missing11 
TOTAL357100.0
60) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Health education, clinics, [parish nurse]. (HEALTHED)
TOTAL%
1) No28981.6
2) Yes, provided directly4713.3
3) Yes, together with another group185.1
Missing14 
TOTAL354100.0
61) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Community organizing, organized social issue advocacy. (COMMORG)
TOTAL%
1) No28579.8
2) Yes, provided directly3810.6
3) Yes, together with another group349.5
Missing11 
TOTAL357100.0
62) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Job placement, job training, employment counseling. (JOBTRAIN)
TOTAL%
1) No31889.3
2) Yes, provided directly236.5
3) Yes, together with another group154.2
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
63) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Financial counseling or education. (FINANCED)
TOTAL%
1) No30786.2
2) Yes, provided directly3911.0
3) Yes, together with another group102.8
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
64) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Elderly or home-bound programs. (OLDPROG)
TOTAL%
1) No20256.1
2) Yes, provided directly14841.1
3) Yes, together with another group102.8
Missing8 
TOTAL360100.0
65) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Voter education or registration. (VOTEEDU)
TOTAL%
1) No32490.8
2) Yes, provided directly257.0
3) Yes, together with another group82.2
Missing11 
TOTAL357100.0
66) During the past 12 months, did your parish 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 Orthodox parish or Christian congregation? Programs for migrants or immigrants. (IMMIPROG)
TOTAL%
1) No31488.2
2) Yes, provided directly318.7
3) Yes, together with another group113.1
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
67) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Personal prayer, devotions or other spiritual practices. (GOODPRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all51.4
2) A little51.4
3) Some5515.2
4) Quite a bit12434.3
5) A lot17247.6
Missing7 
TOTAL361100.0
68) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Personal Bible study. (STUDYBIB)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all123.3
2) A little236.4
3) Some8423.2
4) Quite a bit13437.0
5) A lot10930.1
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
69) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Fasting. (GOODFAST)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all10.3
2) A little41.1
3) Some4111.2
4) Quite a bit14339.2
5) A lot17648.2
Missing3 
TOTAL365100.0
70) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Keeping the Sabbath day holy. (GOODHOLY)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all318.7
2) A little328.9
3) Some7220.1
4) Quite a bit10328.8
5) A lot12033.5
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
71) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Observing certain dietary restrictions. (GOODVEG)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all5014.0
2) A little257.0
3) Some6217.4
4) Quite a bit11632.6
5) A lot10328.9
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
72) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Abstaining from premarital sex. (NOSHACK)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all246.7
2) A little3810.7
3) Some7721.6
4) Quite a bit10228.7
5) A lot11532.3
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
73) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Family prayer. (DEVOTION)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all123.3
2) A little215.8
3) Some8222.7
4) Quite a bit10930.1
5) A lot13838.1
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
74) How much does your parish emphasize the following personal and family religious practices? Parents talking with their children about faith. (PARENTS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all82.2
2) A little195.2
3) Some7019.3
4) Quite a bit11130.7
5) A lot15442.5
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
75) Which of the following technologies does your parish use on a regular basis? (Check all that apply) E-mail. (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Uses e-mail336100.0
Missing32 
TOTAL336100.0
76) Which of the following technologies does your parish use on a regular basis? (Check all that apply) Website. (WEBSITE)
TOTAL%
1) Uses a website320100.0
Missing48 
TOTAL320100.0
77) Which of the following technologies does your parish use on a regular basis? (Check all that apply) Blogs. (BLOGS)
TOTAL%
1) Uses blogs26100.0
Missing342 
TOTAL26100.0
78) Which of the following technologies does your parish use on a regular basis? (Check all that apply) Facebook or other social media. (FACEBOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Uses facebook or other social media115100.0
Missing253 
TOTAL115100.0
79) Which of the following technologies does your parish use on a regular basis? (Check all that apply) Podcasts. (PODCASTS)
TOTAL%
1) Uses podcasts28100.0
Missing340 
TOTAL28100.0
80) Which of the following technologies does your parish use on a regular basis? (Check all that apply) Other technologies. (OTHTECH)
TOTAL%
1) Uses other technology27100.0
Missing341 
TOTAL27100.0
81) Other technology used text (OTHTECHA)
82) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Is like a close-knit family (FAMILY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree61.7
2) Disagree174.7
3) Neutral/Unsure349.4
4) Agree16445.2
5) Strongly agree14239.1
Missing5 
TOTAL363100.0
83) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Is spiritually vital and alive. (VITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree71.9
2) Disagree143.9
3) Neutral/Unsure4913.6
4) Agree19052.6
5) Strongly agree10128.0
Missing7 
TOTAL361100.0
84) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Is not that different from other Christian congregations in our community. (NODIFF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree10429.1
2) Disagree12835.9
3) Neutral/Unsure7821.8
4) Agree3910.9
5) Strongly agree82.2
Missing11 
TOTAL357100.0
85) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Has a clear mission and purpose. (PURPOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree72.0
2) Disagree164.5
3) Neutral/Unsure4713.1
4) Agree19153.4
5) Strongly agree9727.1
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
86) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Is willing to change to meet new challenges. (CHANGE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree164.5
2) Disagree308.4
3) Neutral/Unsure10328.8
4) Agree16145.0
5) Strongly agree4813.4
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
87) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Wants to grow in membership. (WANTGROW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree20.6
2) Disagree61.7
3) Neutral/Unsure267.2
4) Agree15743.4
5) Strongly agree17147.2
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
88) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Holds strong beliefs and values. (BELIEFS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree10.3
2) Disagree41.1
3) Neutral/Unsure123.3
4) Agree12133.4
5) Strongly agree22461.9
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
89) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Celebrates its Orthodox heritage and identity. (OKDENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree20.6
2) Disagree51.4
3) Neutral/Unsure195.2
4) Agree13236.5
5) Strongly agree20456.4
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
90) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Wants to be racially and culturally diverse. (DIVERSE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree143.9
2) Disagree267.3
3) Neutral/Unsure9025.1
4) Agree13036.3
5) Strongly agree9827.4
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
91) Do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Our parish: Is working for social justice. (JUSTICE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree318.8
2) Disagree5515.6
3) Neutral/Unsure13939.4
4) Agree10529.7
5) Strongly agree236.5
Missing15 
TOTAL353100.0
92) How would you describe the theological outlook of the majority of your regularly participating adults? (Check one). (THEOLIB)
TOTAL%
1) Very liberal30.9
2) Somewhat liberal113.1
3) Moderate9125.9
4) Somewhat conservative18352.1
5) Very conservative6317.9
Missing17 
TOTAL351100.0
93) How many persons (including children) regularly participate in worship or other religious activities in your parish? (MEMBERS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL346193.832204
94) Of your regular participants, estimate the number who are: American Indian/Alaska Native (NATAMS)
TOTAL%
0) 18882.8
1) 208.8
2) 114.8
3) 20.9
4) 10.4
5) 31.3
6) 10.4
20) 10.4
Missing141 
TOTAL227100.0
95) Of your regular participants, estimate the number who are: Asian (ASIANS)
TOTAL%
0) 11549.4
1) 2410.3
2) 3414.6
3) 104.3
4) 135.6
5) 166.9
6) 20.9
7) 10.4
8) 10.4
9) 10.4
10) 73.0
11) 10.4
12) 10.4
15) 10.4
20) 20.9
25) 10.4
50) 10.4
250) 10.4
300) 10.4
Missing135 
TOTAL233100.0
96) Of your regular participants, estimate the number who are: Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (PACIFICI)
TOTAL%
0) 20692.4
1) 73.1
2) 62.7
4) 10.4
5) 20.9
10) 10.4
Missing145 
TOTAL223100.0
97) Of your regular participants, estimate the number who are: Black or African American (BLACKS)
TOTAL%
0) 7330.9
1) 3816.1
2) 2510.6
3) 114.7
4) 135.5
5) 145.9
6) 52.1
7) 41.7
8) 41.7
9) 10.4
10) 198.1
11) 10.4
12) 31.3
14) 10.4
15) 41.7
19) 10.4
20) 93.8
25) 41.7
30) 20.8
35) 10.4
40) 10.4
50) 20.8
Missing132 
TOTAL236100.0
98) Of your regular participants, estimate the number who are: Hispanic or Latino/a (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
0) 6129.2
1) 2612.4
2) 2612.4
3) 83.8
4) 94.3
5) 2311.0
6) 41.9
7) 21.0
8) 31.4
9) 21.0
10) 2512.0
12) 10.5
15) 21.0
20) 21.0
25) 21.0
30) 41.9
36) 10.5
40) 41.9
50) 31.4
52) 10.5
Missing159 
TOTAL209100.0
99) Of your regular participants, estimate the number who are: White (WHITE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL331147.486173
100) Of your regular participants, estimate the number who are: Biracial/multiracial (MULTI)
TOTAL%
0) 6431.4
1) 2512.3
2) 2210.8
3) 125.9
4) 73.4
5) 2512.3
6) 31.5
8) 31.5
9) 10.5
10) 209.8
11) 10.5
15) 21.0
17) 10.5
20) 42.0
25) 10.5
30) 31.5
32) 10.5
35) 10.5
50) 42.0
60) 10.5
75) 10.5
90) 10.5
100) 10.5
Missing164 
TOTAL204100.0
101) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Senior adults, age 65 or older (SENIORS)
TOTAL%
0) 41.1
1) 41.1
2) 51.4
3) 10.3
4) 30.9
5) 226.3
7) 10.3
8) 51.4
10) 4412.5
11) 20.6
12) 20.6
13) 10.3
14) 10.3
15) 288.0
16) 20.6
17) 20.6
18) 10.3
20) 6317.9
21) 10.3
22) 20.6
25) 267.4
26) 10.3
30) 339.4
33) 20.6
35) 102.8
40) 246.8
42) 10.3
45) 30.9
50) 246.8
55) 20.6
60) 92.6
70) 20.6
75) 61.7
76) 10.3
77) 10.3
80) 82.3
85) 10.3
95) 10.3
98) 20.6
Missing17 
TOTAL351100.0
102) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Adults, age 50-64 (MIDDLEAG)
TOTAL%
0) 20.6
1) 10.3
2) 20.6
3) 10.3
5) 92.5
6) 20.6
7) 10.3
8) 30.8
9) 30.8
10) 4512.7
11) 20.6
12) 10.3
13) 20.6
15) 349.6
16) 10.3
17) 51.4
18) 30.8
20) 8624.3
21) 10.3
22) 61.7
23) 20.6
24) 10.3
25) 4713.3
26) 10.3
27) 10.3
30) 5114.4
33) 10.3
34) 10.3
35) 72.0
37) 10.3
40) 113.1
42) 10.3
45) 41.1
46) 10.3
50) 92.5
60) 20.6
70) 20.6
75) 10.3
Missing14 
TOTAL354100.0
103) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Adults, age 35-49 (MEDADULT)
TOTAL%
0) 20.6
1) 30.9
2) 10.3
3) 41.1
5) 164.5
6) 20.6
7) 20.6
8) 30.9
9) 10.3
10) 4312.2
12) 10.3
13) 30.9
14) 10.3
15) 308.5
16) 10.3
17) 51.4
18) 41.1
19) 10.3
20) 8323.6
22) 20.6
23) 20.6
24) 30.9
25) 3710.5
26) 10.3
28) 41.1
30) 4913.9
33) 20.6
35) 92.6
36) 10.3
40) 174.8
45) 10.3
46) 10.3
47) 10.3
50) 102.8
58) 10.3
60) 51.4
Missing16 
TOTAL352100.0
104) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Younger adults, age 18-34 (YADULTS)
TOTAL%
0) 61.8
1) 61.8
2) 103.0
3) 61.8
4) 30.9
5) 6118.0
6) 30.9
8) 41.2
10) 10029.6
12) 10.3
14) 10.3
15) 3510.4
16) 30.9
17) 41.2
18) 30.9
19) 20.6
20) 5416.0
22) 10.3
24) 10.3
25) 154.4
27) 10.3
30) 144.1
33) 10.3
40) 20.6
70) 10.3
Missing30 
TOTAL338100.0
105) Of your regular participants, estimate the percent who are: Children and youth, age 0-17 (KIDYTH)
TOTAL%
0) 10.3
1) 30.9
2) 20.6
3) 30.9
4) 10.3
5) 349.9
6) 10.3
7) 20.6
8) 10.3
9) 10.3
10) 7220.9
11) 30.9
12) 30.9
13) 30.9
15) 4813.9
16) 10.3
18) 10.3
20) 7220.9
21) 10.3
22) 30.9
23) 30.9
24) 41.2
25) 216.1
27) 10.3
30) 3510.1
32) 30.9
33) 61.7
34) 10.3
35) 30.9
36) 10.3
38) 10.3
40) 51.4
45) 10.3
50) 20.6
52) 10.3
55) 10.3
Missing23 
TOTAL345100.0
106) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: Females (FEMALES)
TOTAL%
3) 10.3
5) 10.3
10) 41.2
12) 10.3
15) 10.3
18) 10.3
20) 10.3
25) 20.6
27) 10.3
29) 10.3
30) 20.6
33) 10.3
35) 30.9
40) 123.5
41) 10.3
44) 10.3
45) 92.6
48) 20.6
49) 10.3
50) 10730.8
51) 20.6
52) 41.2
53) 30.9
54) 20.6
55) 339.5
58) 10.3
60) 8323.9
62) 10.3
63) 20.6
65) 339.5
67) 10.3
69) 10.3
70) 205.8
75) 41.2
80) 20.6
85) 10.3
90) 10.3
Missing21 
TOTAL347100.0
107) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: College graduates (COLLEGE)
TOTAL%
0) 51.5
1) 20.6
2) 10.3
3) 10.3
4) 10.3
5) 82.3
10) 133.8
15) 30.9
16) 20.6
17) 10.3
18) 10.3
20) 123.5
24) 10.3
25) 205.8
26) 10.3
27) 10.3
30) 236.7
34) 10.3
35) 82.3
36) 10.3
37) 10.3
39) 10.3
40) 257.3
42) 10.3
45) 10.3
50) 349.9
52) 10.3
54) 10.3
60) 329.3
65) 102.9
66) 10.3
70) 267.6
72) 10.3
75) 257.3
80) 3610.5
82) 20.6
85) 82.3
90) 185.2
95) 102.9
100) 41.2
Missing24 
TOTAL344100.0
108) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: New to this parish in the past 5 years (NEWMEMB)
TOTAL%
0) 82.3
1) 51.5
2) 92.6
3) 30.9
4) 30.9
5) 3710.8
6) 10.3
7) 20.6
8) 20.6
9) 10.3
10) 8925.9
11) 10.3
12) 20.6
13) 10.3
14) 10.3
15) 319.0
20) 3811.0
23) 10.3
24) 10.3
25) 174.9
26) 10.3
30) 288.1
31) 10.3
35) 20.6
40) 133.8
41) 10.3
47) 10.3
48) 10.3
50) 113.2
60) 51.5
67) 10.3
70) 41.2
75) 10.3
80) 61.7
85) 10.3
90) 20.6
99) 10.3
100) 113.2
Missing24 
TOTAL344100.0
109) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: 'Cradle Orthodox' (e.g., persons born into Orthodox Church) (LIFELONG)
TOTAL%
0) 51.4
1) 41.1
2) 30.9
4) 10.3
5) 51.4
8) 20.6
9) 10.3
10) 154.3
14) 10.3
15) 30.9
16) 10.3
20) 72.0
24) 10.3
25) 92.6
27) 10.3
28) 10.3
29) 20.6
30) 51.4
33) 10.3
35) 41.1
40) 92.6
45) 30.9
49) 10.3
50) 4011.4
51) 10.3
52) 10.3
53) 10.3
55) 51.4
60) 288.0
63) 10.3
64) 10.3
65) 72.0
66) 10.3
69) 10.3
70) 298.3
72) 10.3
75) 288.0
80) 3810.9
82) 10.3
85) 133.7
90) 3510.0
91) 20.6
95) 195.4
97) 10.3
98) 20.6
99) 51.4
100) 41.1
Missing18 
TOTAL350100.0
110) Of your total regular participants age 18 and older, estimate the percent who are: Living within 15 minutes of your parish's church building (NEARBY)
TOTAL%
0) 30.9
1) 41.2
2) 41.2
3) 30.9
5) 195.5
7) 20.6
10) 308.7
11) 10.3
12) 10.3
13) 10.3
14) 10.3
15) 133.8
18) 10.3
19) 10.3
20) 277.8
25) 226.4
26) 10.3
27) 20.6
30) 174.9
32) 10.3
33) 20.6
35) 30.9
40) 195.5
45) 10.3
46) 10.3
50) 277.8
56) 10.3
60) 205.8
65) 92.6
66) 10.3
67) 10.3
70) 174.9
74) 10.3
75) 102.9
76) 10.3
80) 267.5
85) 30.9
89) 10.3
90) 277.8
95) 123.5
98) 20.6
100) 72.0
Missing22 
TOTAL346100.0
111) How many people are associated in any way with the religious life of your parish? (EVERYONE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL251430.386712
112) Our parish has: (LEADTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) A senior priest with one or more assistant or associate priests8022.1
2) One priest (no assistant or associate clergy)25570.4
3) Two or more clergy sharing the pastoral role equally51.4
4) No permanent priest at present226.1
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
113) Please describe your parish priest (if you have several clergy, answer only about your senior priest). Age (Years old) (LEADAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL33753.23112
114) Please describe your parish priest (if you have several clergy, answer only about your senior priest). Employment status of the parish priest (Check one) (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time paid27783.7
2) Full-time unpaid103.0
3) Part-time paid4112.4
4) Part-time unpaid30.9
Missing37 
TOTAL331100.0
115) Please describe your parish priest (if you have several clergy, answer only about your senior priest). Permanent or temporary status (CALL)
TOTAL%
1) Permanent parish priest30295.0
2) Interim or supply priest103.1
3) Retired clergy serving as parish priest61.9
Missing50 
TOTAL318100.0
116) Please describe your parish priest (if you have several clergy, answer only about your senior priest). Highest level of education (CLEGEDU)
TOTAL%
1) High school diploma or GED72.1
2) Some college or technical school; associate's degree82.4
3) College bachelor's degree329.6
4) Master's degree (including M Div)23871.0
5) Doctoral degree (PhD, D Min)5014.9
Missing33 
TOTAL335100.0
117) Please describe your parish priest (if you have several clergy, answer only about your senior priest). Priest's race/ethnicity (LEADRACE)
118) Please describe your parish priest (if you have several clergy, answer only about your senior priest). Became the priest in this parish in what year? (YEARCALL)
TOTAL%
1959) 10.3
1963) 20.6
1967) 10.3
1970) 10.3
1971) 10.3
1973) 20.6
1975) 10.3
1976) 20.6
1977) 10.3
1978) 41.2
1979) 10.3
1980) 30.9
1982) 10.3
1983) 72.1
1984) 41.2
1985) 30.9
1986) 61.8
1987) 30.9
1988) 51.5
1989) 41.2
1990) 82.4
1991) 10.3
1992) 41.2
1993) 20.6
1994) 72.1
1995) 82.4
1996) 175.1
1997) 123.6
1998) 51.5
1999) 82.4
2000) 185.4
2001) 123.6
2002) 41.2
2003) 61.8
2004) 267.8
2005) 236.9
2006) 309.0
2007) 298.7
2008) 288.4
2009) 226.6
2010) 92.7
Missing36 
TOTAL332100.0
119) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Planning and leading worship (LEADWORS)
TOTAL%
1) Very little61.8
2) Some339.9
3) Quite a bit14744.0
4) A great deal14844.3
Missing34 
TOTAL334100.0
120) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Developing and promoting a vision and purpose for the parish (LEADVIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very little195.7
2) Some9729.2
3) Quite a bit12537.7
4) A great deal9127.4
Missing36 
TOTAL332100.0
121) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Evangelism (DOEVAN)
TOTAL%
1) Very little319.4
2) Some14343.3
3) Quite a bit12036.4
4) A great deal3610.9
Missing38 
TOTAL330100.0
122) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Recruiting and training lay leaders (DOTRAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very little5416.2
2) Some15947.7
3) Quite a bit10230.6
4) A great deal185.4
Missing35 
TOTAL333100.0
123) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Providing pastoral care (visiting the sick, counseling people) (DOCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Very little51.5
2) Some6118.1
3) Quite a bit14543.0
4) A great deal12637.4
Missing31 
TOTAL337100.0
124) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Teaching parishioners about the faith and scripture (DOTEACH)
TOTAL%
1) Very little51.5
2) Some5917.7
3) Quite a bit14543.4
4) A great deal12537.4
Missing34 
TOTAL334100.0
125) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Leading small groups (for sharing, support, spiritual growth) (DOSMALL)
TOTAL%
1) Very little7422.2
2) Some13139.3
3) Quite a bit9227.6
4) A great deal3610.8
Missing35 
TOTAL333100.0
126) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Administration, supervision and committee meetings (DOADMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very little206.0
2) Some10631.6
3) Quite a bit11835.2
4) A great deal9127.2
Missing33 
TOTAL335100.0
127) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Representing the congregation in the community (DOREPRES)
TOTAL%
1) Very little6419.2
2) Some13941.6
3) Quite a bit7321.9
4) A great deal5817.4
Missing34 
TOTAL334100.0
128) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Engaging youth and young adults (WORKYADS)
TOTAL%
1) Very little3410.2
2) Some13440.4
3) Quite a bit10130.4
4) A great deal6319.0
Missing36 
TOTAL332100.0
129) How much time does the priest of this parish spend in the following areas? Dealing with conflict and disagreements (DEALARGU)
TOTAL%
1) Very little5717.2
2) Some12938.9
3) Quite a bit9127.4
4) A great deal5516.6
Missing36 
TOTAL332100.0
130) During the past 3 years, has the priest of this parish met regularly with other ministers or pastoral leaders in a small group for continuing education and support? (SPEGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16853.2
2) No14846.8
Missing52 
TOTAL316100.0
131) If YES on SPEGROUP, for how many years has he participated in such a group? (YEARSMET)
TOTAL%
0) 4019.7
1) 146.9
2) 209.9
3) 3517.2
4) 125.9
5) 115.4
6) 31.5
7) 52.5
8) 42.0
9) 31.5
10) 136.4
11) 21.0
12) 31.5
13) 31.5
14) 52.5
15) 52.5
16) 10.5
17) 10.5
20) 42.0
21) 10.5
22) 21.0
23) 10.5
24) 21.0
25) 42.0
27) 10.5
28) 10.5
30) 42.0
31) 10.5
32) 10.5
40) 10.5
Missing165 
TOTAL203100.0
132) If YES on SPEGROUP, for how many months (in addition to years in YEARSMET) has he participated in such a group? (MONTHMET)
TOTAL%
0) 6060.6
1) 88.1
2) 22.0
3) 77.1
5) 55.1
6) 99.1
7) 11.0
8) 33.0
9) 33.0
10) 11.0
Missing269 
TOTAL99100.0
133) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Ordained professionals (parish priest & other ordained clergy), full-time paid employees (FULLORD)
TOTAL%
0) 6319.8
1) 22470.4
2) 278.5
3) 30.9
4) 10.3
Missing50 
TOTAL318100.0
134) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Ordained professionals (parish priest & other ordained clergy), part-time paid employees (PARTORD)
TOTAL%
0) 15962.6
1) 7529.5
2) 155.9
3) 41.6
75) 10.4
Missing114 
TOTAL254100.0
135) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Lay administrative professionals, full-time paid employees (FULLADM)
TOTAL%
0) 18985.1
1) 2712.2
2) 52.3
5) 10.5
Missing146 
TOTAL222100.0
136) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Lay administrative professionals, part-time paid employees (PARTADM)
TOTAL%
0) 18486.8
1) 2612.3
2) 10.5
5) 10.5
Missing156 
TOTAL212100.0
137) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Lay program professionals (including musicians), full-time paid employees (FULLPROG)
TOTAL%
0) 18586.0
1) 219.8
2) 73.3
3) 10.5
6) 10.5
Missing153 
TOTAL215100.0
138) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Lay program professionals (including musicians), part-time paid employees (PARTPROG)
TOTAL%
0) 13564.9
1) 4722.6
2) 178.2
3) 31.4
4) 52.4
6) 10.5
Missing160 
TOTAL208100.0
139) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Clerical or secretarial employees, full-time paid employees (FULLSEC)
TOTAL%
0) 12662.1
1) 6029.6
2) 136.4
3) 21.0
4) 21.0
Missing165 
TOTAL203100.0
140) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Clerical or secretarial employees, part-time paid employees (PARTSEC)
TOTAL%
0) 10859.3
1) 5932.4
2) 137.1
3) 21.1
Missing186 
TOTAL182100.0
141) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Custodial or maintenance employees, full-time paid employees (FULLCUST)
TOTAL%
0) 11260.9
1) 5127.7
2) 158.2
3) 42.2
5) 10.5
10) 10.5
Missing184 
TOTAL184100.0
142) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Custodial or maintenance employees, part-time paid employees (PARTCUST)
TOTAL%
0) 4126.1
1) 8856.1
2) 2012.7
3) 63.8
4) 10.6
8) 10.6
Missing211 
TOTAL157100.0
143) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Other employees of the congregation, full-time paid employees (FULLOTH)
TOTAL%
0) 10087.0
1) 97.8
2) 21.7
3) 10.9
4) 10.9
5) 10.9
13) 10.9
Missing253 
TOTAL115100.0
144) How many people are employed by your parish including your parish priest? Other employees of the congregation, part-time paid employees (PARTOTH)
TOTAL%
0) 8072.7
1) 1412.7
2) 10.9
3) 65.5
4) 21.8
5) 10.9
6) 21.8
7) 10.9
8) 10.9
14) 10.9
22) 10.9
Missing258 
TOTAL110100.0
145) Do the same people tend to serve in volunteer leadership roles year after year, or does your parish rotate volunteer service among a larger number of people? (MIXVOLS)
TOTAL%
1) The same people tend to serve12134.1
2) Although there is some rotation, it tends to be among a limited number of people20056.3
3) We have a lot of rotation among persons in volunteer leadership roles349.6
Missing13 
TOTAL355100.0
146) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Worship services. (JOINT_N)
TOTAL%
1) No260100.0
Missing108 
TOTAL260100.0
147) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, joint worship services with other Christian groups (JOINT_Y1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other Christian groups79100.0
Missing289 
TOTAL79100.0
148) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, joint worship services with other faith traditions (JOINT_Y2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other faith traditions28100.0
Missing340 
TOTAL28100.0
149) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Joint celebrations with other denominations or faith groups (CELEB_N)
TOTAL%
1) No214100.0
Missing154 
TOTAL214100.0
150) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, joint celebrations with other groups in your faith tradition (CELEB_Y1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other Christian groups114100.0
Missing254 
TOTAL114100.0
151) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, joint celebrations with other faith traditions (CELEB_Y2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other faith traditions47100.0
Missing321 
TOTAL47100.0
152) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Educational or fellowship activities with other denominations or faith groups (EDFEL_N)
TOTAL%
1) No237100.0
Missing131 
TOTAL237100.0
153) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, educational or fellowship activites with other groups in your faith tradition (EDFEL_Y1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other Christian groups96100.0
Missing272 
TOTAL96100.0
154) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, educational or fellowship activities with other faith traditions (EDFEL_Y2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other faith traditions36100.0
Missing332 
TOTAL36100.0
155) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Community service activities with other denominations or faith groups (COMM_N)
TOTAL%
1) No148100.0
Missing220 
TOTAL148100.0
156) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, community service activities with other groups in your faith tradition (COMM_Y1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other Christian groups178100.0
Missing190 
TOTAL178100.0
157) During the past 12 months, has your parish been involved in any of the following ecumenical or interfaith activities? Yes, community service activities with other faith traditions (COMM_Y2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, with other faith traditions56100.0
Missing312 
TOTAL56100.0
158) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Finances or budget (CONCASHN)
TOTAL%
1) No173100.0
Missing195 
TOTAL173100.0
159) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Finances or budget (CONCASH1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but it was not serious126100.0
Missing242 
TOTAL126100.0
160) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Finances or budget (CONCASH2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left27100.0
Missing341 
TOTAL27100.0
161) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Finances or budget (CONCASH3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations41100.0
Missing327 
TOTAL41100.0
162) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Finances or budget (CONCASH4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left7100.0
Missing361 
TOTAL7100.0
163) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) How worship is conducted (CONWORSN)
TOTAL%
1) No269100.0
Missing99 
TOTAL269100.0
164) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) How worship is conducted (CONWORS1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but it was not serious64100.0
Missing304 
TOTAL64100.0
165) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) How worship is conducted (CONWORS2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left22100.0
Missing346 
TOTAL22100.0
166) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) How worship is conducted (CONWORS3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations7100.0
Missing361 
TOTAL7100.0
167) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) How worship is conducted (CONWORS4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left2100.0
Missing366 
TOTAL2100.0
168) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Program priorities (CONPROGN)
TOTAL%
1) No259100.0
Missing109 
TOTAL259100.0
169) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Program priorities (CONPROG1)
TOTAL%
0) 028379.5
1) Yes, but it was not serious7320.5
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
170) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Program priorities (CONPROG2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left22100.0
Missing346 
TOTAL22100.0
171) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Program priorities (CONPROG3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations10100.0
Missing358 
TOTAL10100.0
172) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Program priorities (CONPROG4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left2100.0
Missing366 
TOTAL2100.0
173) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Actions of diocesan or national administration (CONSYNNO)
TOTAL%
1) No172100.0
Missing196 
TOTAL172100.0
174) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Actions of diocesan or national administration (CONSYN1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but it was not serious120100.0
Missing248 
TOTAL120100.0
175) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Actions of diocesan or national administration (CONSYN2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left30100.0
Missing338 
TOTAL30100.0
176) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Actions of diocesan or national administration (CONSYN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations42100.0
Missing326 
TOTAL42100.0
177) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Actions of diocesan or national administration (CONSYN4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left3100.0
Missing365 
TOTAL3100.0
178) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's leadership style (CONLEADN)
TOTAL%
1) No223100.0
Missing145 
TOTAL223100.0
179) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's leadership style (CONLEAD1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but it was not serious60100.0
Missing308 
TOTAL60100.0
180) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's leadership style (CONLEAD2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left59100.0
Missing309 
TOTAL59100.0
181) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's leadership style (CONLEAD3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations23100.0
Missing345 
TOTAL23100.0
182) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's leadership style (CONLEAD4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left24100.0
Missing344 
TOTAL24100.0
183) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's personal behavior (CONLACTN)
TOTAL%
1) No291100.0
Missing77 
TOTAL291100.0
184) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's personal behavior (CONLACT1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but it was not serious22100.0
Missing346 
TOTAL22100.0
185) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's personal behavior (CONLACT2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left32100.0
Missing336 
TOTAL32100.0
186) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's personal behavior (CONLACT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations13100.0
Missing355 
TOTAL13100.0
187) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Priest's personal behavior (CONLACT4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left18100.0
Missing350 
TOTAL18100.0
188) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Member's personal behavior (CONMACTN)
TOTAL%
1) No187100.0
Missing181 
TOTAL187100.0
189) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Member's personal behavior (CONMACT1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but it was not serious115100.0
Missing253 
TOTAL115100.0
190) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Member's personal behavior (CONMACT2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left41100.0
Missing327 
TOTAL41100.0
191) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Member's personal behavior (CONMACT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations13100.0
Missing355 
TOTAL13100.0
192) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Member's personal behavior (CONMACT4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left7100.0
Missing361 
TOTAL7100.0
193) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Use of facilities (CONFACNO)
TOTAL%
1) No244100.0
Missing124 
TOTAL244100.0
194) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Use of facilities (CONFAC1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but it was not serious95100.0
Missing273 
TOTAL95100.0
195) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Use of facilities (CONFAC2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people left10100.0
Missing358 
TOTAL10100.0
196) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Use of facilities (CONFAC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, some people withheld donations9100.0
Missing359 
TOTAL9100.0
197) During the past 5 years has your parish experienced any disagreements or conflict in the following areas? (Check all that apply) Use of facilities (CONFAC4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, pastor or staff member left1100.0
Missing367 
TOTAL1100.0
198) What was the approximate dollar amount of your parish's total budget for 2009? (Do not count funds for capital improvements or primary/secondary schools) (BUDGET)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL368223205.549250797
199) Of this total budget amount (IN VBUDGET), estimate the percent that was spent in each of the following categories in 2009 (or most recent fiscal year). Staff salaries and benefits (PCTSTAFF)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL33644.63718
200) Of this total budget amount (IN VBUDGET), 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.) (PCTBLDGR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL33330.64616
201) Of this total budget amount (IN VBUDGET), 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)
TOTAL%
0) 257.7
1) 3310.1
2) 247.4
3) 164.9
4) 61.8
5) 7523.0
6) 20.6
7) 20.6
8) 61.8
9) 20.6
10) 7723.6
12) 10.3
13) 20.6
15) 226.7
20) 226.7
24) 10.3
25) 41.2
30) 20.6
35) 10.3
40) 10.3
50) 10.3
100) 10.3
Missing42 
TOTAL326100.0
202) Of this total budget amount (IN VBUDGET), estimate the percent that was spent in each of the following categories in 2009 (or most recent fiscal year). Mission and benevolence (including assessments) (PCTMISS)
TOTAL%
0) 257.8
1) 134.1
2) 144.4
3) 123.8
4) 10.3
5) 6119.1
6) 41.3
7) 82.5
8) 72.2
9) 20.6
10) 8426.3
11) 41.3
12) 113.4
13) 20.6
14) 51.6
15) 3310.3
16) 10.3
17) 10.3
18) 72.2
19) 10.3
20) 185.6
25) 51.6
40) 10.3
Missing48 
TOTAL320100.0
203) Of this total budget amount (IN VBUDGET), 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) 2910.1
1) 72.4
2) 113.8
3) 144.9
4) 113.8
5) 6823.6
6) 82.8
7) 82.8
8) 93.1
9) 41.4
10) 4917.0
11) 10.3
12) 31.0
13) 62.1
14) 10.3
15) 103.5
16) 31.0
17) 10.3
18) 20.7
19) 31.0
20) 82.8
23) 10.3
25) 31.0
27) 10.3
28) 31.0
29) 10.3
30) 51.7
31) 10.3
32) 10.3
33) 10.3
35) 31.0
39) 20.7
40) 31.0
45) 20.7
60) 10.3
65) 20.7
97) 10.3
100) 10.3
Missing80 
TOTAL288100.0
204) How would you describe your parish's financial health today? (FINANCES)
TOTAL%
1) In serious difficulty4311.8
2) In some difficulty4412.1
3) Tight, but we manage16344.8
4) Good9425.8
5) Excellent205.5
Missing4 
TOTAL364100.0
205) How would you describe your parish's financial health five years ago? (FINAN05)
TOTAL%
1) In serious difficulty267.6
2) In some difficulty5917.3
3) Tight, but we manage13639.8
4) Good8926.0
5) Excellent329.4
Missing26 
TOTAL342100.0
206) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish's income? (ECONOMY)
TOTAL%
1) Our income declined a lot4913.5
2) Our income declined a little14439.7
3) Our income declined at first, but has since rebounded5214.3
4) No significant change in income8623.7
5) Our income has grown328.8
Missing5 
TOTAL363100.0
207) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Staff layoffs or furloughs (LAYOFFS)
TOTAL%
1) No impact31488.5
2) Minor impact143.9
3) Moderate impact174.8
4) Major impact102.8
Missing13 
TOTAL355100.0
208) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Staff salary reductions or salary freezes (PAYCUTS)
TOTAL%
1) No impact20356.4
2) Minor impact5715.8
3) Moderate impact5515.3
4) Major impact4512.5
Missing8 
TOTAL360100.0
209) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Delays in filling staff positions (DELAYS)
TOTAL%
1) No impact29884.9
2) Minor impact154.3
3) Moderate impact174.8
4) Major impact216.0
Missing17 
TOTAL351100.0
210) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Funds available from investments or savings account (INVEST)
TOTAL%
1) No impact16747.3
2) Minor impact7922.4
3) Moderate impact6217.6
4) Major impact4512.7
Missing15 
TOTAL353100.0
211) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Funds available for mission and benevolence (MISSION)
TOTAL%
1) No impact18151.4
2) Minor impact8323.6
3) Moderate impact5415.3
4) Major impact349.7
Missing16 
TOTAL352100.0
212) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Capital campaign or building program (CAPITAL)
TOTAL%
1) No impact15143.0
2) Minor impact9025.6
3) Moderate impact5415.4
4) Major impact5616.0
Missing17 
TOTAL351100.0
213) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Requests of parishioners for pastoral counseling (COUNSEL)
TOTAL%
1) No impact14842.0
2) Minor impact11633.0
3) Moderate impact6919.6
4) Major impact195.4
Missing16 
TOTAL352100.0
214) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Requests of parishioners for cash assistance (CASHNEED)
TOTAL%
1) No impact12936.0
2) Minor impact13838.5
3) Moderate impact6618.4
4) Major impact257.0
Missing10 
TOTAL358100.0
215) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Requests of parishioners for emergency housing (HOUSNEED)
TOTAL%
1) No impact25671.9
2) Minor impact7420.8
3) Moderate impact185.1
4) Major impact82.2
Missing12 
TOTAL356100.0
216) How would you assess the impact of the 2008-2009 economic crisis on your parish in the following areas? Unemployment among your parish members (NOWORK)
TOTAL%
1) No impact6518.1
2) Minor impact17448.5
3) Moderate impact9025.1
4) Major impact308.4
Missing9 
TOTAL359100.0
217) In what year was your parish officially founded? (YRORG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3611954.44935
218) How would you describe the location of your church building? (PLACE)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area or open country184.9
2) Village or town with a population of less than 10,000308.2
3) Small city or large town with a population of 10,000 to 50,0008523.2
4) Downtown or central area of a large city with a population of 10,000 to 50,0006517.8
5) Older residential area of a large city with a population of 50,000 or more7219.7
6) Older suburb around a large city with a population of 50,000 or more5916.1
7) Newer suburb around a large city with a population of 50,000 or more3710.1
Missing2 
TOTAL366100.0
219) What is the approximate capacity of the worship area in your church? Approximately _____ persons (WORSHSIZ)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL361471.8813938
220) How adequate are the following for the current needs of your parish? Space for worship (WRSHAD)
TOTAL%
1) Much less than we need369.9
2) Slightly less than we need6016.4
3) Just about right17146.8
4) Slightly more than we need6718.4
5) Much more than we need318.5
Missing3 
TOTAL365100.0
221) How adequate are the following for the current needs of your parish? Space for parking (PRKAD)
TOTAL%
1) Much less than we need8924.6
2) Slightly less than we need7520.7
3) Just about right13838.1
4) Slightly more than we need4011.0
5) Much more than we need205.5
Missing6 
TOTAL362100.0
222) To which Orthodox Church does your parish belong? (ORTHDEN)
TOTAL%
1) Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America [GOA]16043.5
2) Orthodox Church in America [OCA]12333.4
3) Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese [AOCA]8523.1
TOTAL368100.0
223) I-ATTEND: So far in 2010 and for the past 5 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: 2010 (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) 0-509626.7
2) 51-1008323.1
3) 101-25011130.9
4) 251-4004612.8
5) 401-800236.4
Missing9 
TOTAL359100.0
224) I-SIZPLACE: How would you describe the location of your church building? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-SIZPLACE)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area or open country184.9
2) Village or town with a population of less than 10,000308.2
3) Small city or large town with a population of 10,000 to 50,0008523.2
4) Downtown or central area of a large city with a population of 10,000 to 50,0006517.8
5) Older residential area of a large city with a population of 50,000 or more7219.7
6) Suburb around a large city with a population of 50,000 or more9626.2
Missing2 
TOTAL366100.0
225) I-THEOLOGY: How would you describe the theological outlook of the majority of your regularly participating adults? (Check one). (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very liberal30.9
2) Somewhat liberal113.1
3) Moderate9125.9
4) Somewhat conservative18352.1
5) Very conservative6317.9
Missing17 
TOTAL351100.0