Exploring Orthodox Generosity: Giving in US Orthodox Christian Parishes

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) State: Please, select the state from the drop down menu (Q0003)
TOTAL%
1) AL60.2
2) AK180.6
3) AZ441.6
4) AR70.2
5) CA1776.3
6) CO351.2
7) CT582.1
8) DE180.6
9) DC250.9
10) FL722.5
11) GA391.4
12) HI100.4
13) ID50.2
14) IL2388.4
15) IN1655.8
16) IA271.0
17) KS140.5
18) KY572.0
19) LA230.8
20) ME40.1
21) MD682.4
22) MA792.8
23) MI1926.8
24) MN993.5
25) MS80.3
26) MO622.2
28) NE90.3
29) NV40.1
30) NH70.2
31) NJ742.6
32) NM30.1
33) NY1445.1
34) NC562.0
36) OH2308.1
37) OK411.5
38) OR200.7
39) PA2809.9
40) RI260.9
41) SC582.1
42) SD30.1
43) TN401.4
44) TX1113.9
45) UT120.4
46) VT50.2
47) VA582.1
48) WA491.7
49) WV190.7
50) WI210.7
51) WY40.1
TOTAL2824100.0
2) Orthodox Church jurisdiction: Please, select church jurisdiction from the drop-down menu (Q0004)
TOTAL%
1) Antiochian Archdiocese43615.4
2) Carpatho-Russian Diocese36913.1
3) Greek Orthodox Archdioscese108438.4
4) Orthodox Church in America66723.6
5) Romanian Archdiocese120.4
6) Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia1274.5
7) Serbian Orthodox Church250.9
8) Ukranian Orthodox Church662.3
9) Any other jurisdiction381.3
TOTAL2824100.0
3) In general, how much enthusiasm do you feel about the life and programs of you parish? (Q0005)
TOTAL%
1) Very low enthusiasm2308.1
2) Moderately low enthusiasm52318.5
3) Moderately high enthusiasm120542.7
4) Very high enthusiasm86630.7
TOTAL2824100.0
4) Overall, how would you describe your parish's financial health? (Q0006)
TOTAL%
1) In serious difficulty2328.2
2) In some difficulty35112.4
3) Tight, but we manage93733.2
4) Good80728.6
5) Excellent31611.2
6) I don't know/ Not sure1816.4
TOTAL2824100.0
5) How would you describe the change in the membership of your parish during the past three years? (Q0007)
TOTAL%
1) It has been declining62124.4
2) It has remained more or less stable90235.5
3) It has been growing102040.1
Missing281 
TOTAL2543100.0
6) Which of these two statements comes closer to your views? (Q0008)
TOTAL%
1) Part of a person's spiritual life is about using money and possessions generously in ways that please God235983.5
2) Money and material possessions have nothing to do with spiritual or religious issues46516.5
TOTAL2824100.0
7) What is your approach to the biblical standard of tithing: i.e., giving 10 percent of income to Church? (Q0009)
TOTAL%
1) The tithe belongs to God. In addition, Christians should give offerings as they are able106537.7
2) The tithe is an ideal to be striven for by all Christians, but it is not obligatory79428.1
3) Giving a certain proportion of one's income, but not tithing (i.e., not 10 percent) should be emphasized48217.1
4) I personally do not support the idea of 'proportionate giving' (i.e., donating certain percentage of income)48317.1
TOTAL2824100.0
8) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: In our parish, people are encouraged to give generously not only to the parish, but also to the causes outside of the Orthodox Church (Q0010_01)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree963.4
2) 4. Rather disagree2689.5
3) 3. Neutral, unsure43615.4
4) 2. Rather agree102236.2
5) 1. Strongly agree100235.5
TOTAL2824100.0
9) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Our parish has a strong and clear vision for its future (Q0010_02)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree2197.8
2) 4. Rather disagree34212.1
3) 3. Neutral, unsure62322.1
4) 2. Rather agree97134.4
5) 1. Strongly agree66923.7
TOTAL2824100.0
10) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Our parishioners are encouraged to invited friends and neighbors to visit our church regardless of whether they are Orthodox or not (Q0010_03)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree1746.2
2) 4. Rather disagree32811.6
3) 3. Neutral, unsure50017.7
4) 2. Rather agree78127.7
5) 1. Strongly agree104136.9
TOTAL2824100.0
11) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Our parish uses the internet and social media tools very effectively (Q0010_04)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree1977.0
2) 4. Rather disagree47716.9
3) 3. Neutral, unsure52918.7
4) 2. Rather agree98634.9
5) 1. Strongly agree63522.5
TOTAL2824100.0
12) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Our parish is always willing to try something new, to change and to meet new challenges (Q0010_05)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree2468.7
2) 4. Rather disagree51818.3
3) 3. Neutral, unsure78827.9
4) 2. Rather agree85430.2
5) 1. Strongly agree41814.8
TOTAL2824100.0
13) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: We do NOT have a problem finding people to volunteer in the parish (Q0010_06)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree29610.5
2) 4. Rather disagree74826.5
3) 3. Neutral, unsure61321.7
4) 2. Rather agree84329.9
5) 1. Strongly agree32411.5
TOTAL2824100.0
14) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Our parish has a strong ethnic heritage and culture that we are trying to preserve (Q0010_07)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree32411.5
2) 4. Rather disagree53819.1
3) 3. Neutral, unsure60221.3
4) 2. Rather agree80928.6
5) 1. Strongly agree55119.5
TOTAL2824100.0
15) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Opportunities to serve in leadership positions in our parish are equally available to all members if one is willing to make the commitment (Q0010_08)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree1264.5
2) 4. Rather disagree1936.8
3) 3. Neutral, unsure34612.3
4) 2. Rather agree95233.7
5) 1. Strongly agree120742.7
TOTAL2824100.0
16) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Decisions about the life of our parish are made with open discussion by parish leadership and ordinary members (Q0010_09)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree2338.3
2) 4. Rather disagree31511.2
3) 3. Neutral, unsure51118.1
4) 2. Rather agree94833.6
5) 1. Strongly agree81728.9
TOTAL2824100.0
17) Please, indicate to what extent you AGREE or DISAGREE with the following statements about your parish: Our parish is caring and supportive of members who have financial and personal needs (Q0010_10)
TOTAL%
1) 5. Strongly disagree1124.0
2) 4. Rather disagree1696.0
3) 3. Neutral, unsure64322.8
4) 2. Rather agree88031.2
5) 1. Strongly agree102036.1
TOTAL2824100.0
18) What is your age? (Q0011)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL280750.58515
19) Which of the following best describes your religious upbringing? (Q0012)
TOTAL%
1) I was raised and have always been active in the Orthodox Church113540.2
2) I was raised in the Orthodox Church, but was inactive in the Church for a period of time46616.5
3) I was raised in a non-Orthodox religious tradition and became Orthodox later in life103036.5
4) I grew up in a non-religious family and joined the Orthodox Church at a later stage in life1936.8
TOTAL2824100.0
20) You are (Q0013)
TOTAL%
1) Orthodox lay person2824100.0
TOTAL2824100.0
21) Approximately, how many persons TOTAL (adults and children combined) attend your church on a typical Sunday? (Q0014)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 5052121.7
2) 50-9981633.9
3) 100-29988436.8
4) 300 or more1847.7
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
22) How frequently do you typically attend church? (Q0015)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week175272.8
2) 2-3 times a month44718.6
3) About once a month1034.3
4) Occasionally, rarely1034.3
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
23) When it comes to church attendance and participation in parish life, COMPARED to most members of your parish, do you think of yourself as: (Q0016)
TOTAL%
1) Less engaged and involved31913.3
2) Similar to the majority of parishioners?83534.7
3) More engaged and involved125152.0
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
24) When it comes to your religious beliefs and approaches to Church life, compared to most members of your parish, do you usually think of yourself as: (Q0017)
TOTAL%
1) More 'liberal' and 'experimental'44018.3
2) Similar to the majority of parishioners104243.3
3) More 'conservative' and 'traditional'92338.4
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
25) Which of these statements comes closer to your views? (Q0018)
TOTAL%
1) I give to the Church because it is what God expects of us145160.3
2) I give to the Church because my parish community has needs that should be addressed95439.7
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
26) Which of these statements comes closer to your views? (Q0019)
TOTAL%
1) When I give to the Church, I would like to see 'a return on investment:' i.e., how my money is being used and what are the outcomes80933.6
2) Overall, I am comfortable simply donating to the church, because I trust Church leadership in how my contributions will be used159666.4
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
27) Which of these statements comes closer to your views? (Q0020)
TOTAL%
1) When my parish talks about donating money, it talks mostly about vision for the parish's mission, future opportunities for spiritual growth113747.3
2) When my parish talks about donating money, it talks about people's responsibility to address the needs of the parish126852.7
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
28) If you would need to make a CHOICE to give either to an 'opportunity' (i.e., to create or support something new) or to a 'need' (i.e., to respond to an ongoing or immediate Church need), what would be your choice? (Q0021)
TOTAL%
1) I would give to an 'opportunity'60525.6
2) I would give to a 'need'175974.4
Missing460 
TOTAL2364100.0
29) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If I understood more clearly how giving relates to my Faith and what is the meaning of 'church giving' (Q0022_01)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here125052.0
1) No, would not give more33113.8
2) Not sure, maybe55423.0
3) Yes, would give more27011.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
30) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If I felt my parish life was more spiritually nourishing (Q0022_02)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here118649.3
1) No, would not give more28711.9
2) Not sure, maybe47319.7
3) Yes, would give more45919.1
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
31) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If there were a greater sense of 'parish community' (Q0022_03)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here110145.8
1) No, would not give more30012.5
2) Not sure, maybe51521.4
3) Yes, would give more48920.3
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
32) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If there was more to transparency in how finacial decisions in my parish are made and how money is spent (Q0022_04)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here123151.2
1) No, would not give more31813.2
2) Not sure, maybe45919.1
3) Yes, would give more39716.5
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
33) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If I personally had greater influence on how money is spent (Q0022_05)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here120149.9
1) No, would not give more55223.0
2) Not sure, maybe39716.5
3) Yes, would give more25510.6
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
34) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If my parish community would be better at thanking people who give their time, talent and money to the parish (Q0022_06)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here134255.8
1) No, would not give more48420.1
2) Not sure, maybe34414.3
3) Yes, would give more2359.8
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
35) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If worship services were more traditional (Q0022_07)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here154264.1
1) No, would not give more56023.3
2) Not sure, maybe1737.2
3) Yes, would give more1305.4
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
36) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If worship services were more modern (Q0022_08)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here113647.2
1) No, would not give more101342.1
2) Not sure, maybe1737.2
3) Yes, would give more833.5
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
37) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If we would use more English in our worship services (Q0022_09)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here157065.3
1) No, would not give more50421.0
2) Not sure, maybe1687.0
3) Yes, would give more1636.8
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
38) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If my parish would pay more attention to social outreach in our local community or set aside the fund to give to the poor (Q0022_10)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here104443.4
1) No, would not give more31913.3
2) Not sure, maybe47819.9
3) Yes, would give more56423.5
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
39) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If my parish would pay more attention to religious outreach, mission, and evangelism (Q0022_11)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here96840.2
1) No, would not give more42417.6
2) Not sure, maybe51321.3
3) Yes, would give more50020.8
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
40) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If my parish would be more welcoming to new members (Q0022_12)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here137057.0
1) No, would not give more33614.0
2) Not sure, maybe37115.4
3) Yes, would give more32813.6
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
41) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If my parish would be better at engaging our youth and young adult members (Q0022_13)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here115648.1
1) No, would not give more31112.9
2) Not sure, maybe44718.6
3) Yes, would give more49120.4
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
42) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If my parish would pay more attention to senior members (Q0022_14)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here140158.3
1) No, would not give more38516.0
2) Not sure, maybe38516.0
3) Yes, would give more2349.7
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
43) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If my parish would pay more attention to those who are new to the Orthodox faith (i.e., converts) (Q0022_15)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here128853.6
1) No, would not give more37515.6
2) Not sure, maybe42517.7
3) Yes, would give more31713.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
44) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If the money would be used to add professional personnel- clergy or lay- so that we can have more programs/ministries (Q0022_16)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here99041.2
1) No, would not give more46219.2
2) Not sure, maybe50521.0
3) Yes, would give more44818.6
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
45) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If the money would be used to create joint programs and ministries with the other Orthodox parishes in our area (Q0022_17)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here83834.8
1) No, would not give more43818.2
2) Not sure, maybe58424.3
3) Yes, would give more54522.7
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
46) Are there any desirable changes or circumstances under which you would consider donating more money to your parish? If the money would be used to support major nation Orthodox institutions and ministries: e.g., seminary, missionary work, humanitarian work, Orthodox mass-media, etc. (Q0022_18)
TOTAL%
0) I am satisfied with this area. There is no need for improvement here99241.2
1) No, would not give more52621.9
2) Not sure, maybe51321.3
3) Yes, would give more37415.6
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
47) A parish can use various 'strategies' to encourage greater giving among parishioners. Think of yourself: which of the following is more and which is less likely to increase your contributions (choose one answer on each line): If I heard a good sermon on stewardship and church giving (Q0024_01)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely will give more47519.8
2) Rather unlikely46519.3
3) Neutral, unsure82334.2
4) Rather likely46919.5
5) Very likely will give more1737.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
48) A parish can use various 'strategies' to encourage greater giving among parishioners. Think of yourself: which of the following is more and which is less likely to increase your contributions (choose one answer on each line): If my fellow parishioners would set a personal example and testify publicly about their experiences of 'being more generous' (Q0024_02)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely will give more67628.1
2) Rather unlikely54522.7
3) Neutral, unsure69528.9
4) Rather likely36215.1
5) Very likely will give more1275.3
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
49) A parish can use various 'strategies' to encourage greater giving among parishioners. Think of yourself: which of the following is more and which is less likely to increase your contributions (choose one answer on each line): If a good story on church giving would be published in the parish newsletter or on its website (Q0024_03)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely will give more56123.3
2) Rather unlikely51821.5
3) Neutral, unsure82834.4
4) Rather likely39616.5
5) Very likely will give more1024.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
50) A parish can use various 'strategies' to encourage greater giving among parishioners. Think of yourself: which of the following is more and which is less likely to increase your contributions (choose one answer on each line): If I were personally asked by my parish priest or bishop (Q0024_04)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely will give more43017.9
2) Rather unlikely33914.1
3) Neutral, unsure66527.7
4) Rather likely60925.3
5) Very likely will give more36215.1
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
51) A parish can use various 'strategies' to encourage greater giving among parishioners. Think of yourself: which of the following is more and which is less likely to increase your contributions (choose one answer on each line): If I were personally asked by parish coucil president or member (Q0024_05)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely will give more55423.0
2) Rather unlikely43117.9
3) Neutral, unsure76431.8
4) Rather likely48420.1
5) Very likely will give more1727.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
52) Has your parish actively promoted a 'STEWARDSHIP APPROACH' to church life which teaches about equal importance of giving time, talent and money to the church? (Q0025)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and therefore I am likely to give more81934.1
2) Yes, but it has no affect on my giving91438.0
3) No my parish has not promoted such an approach42917.8
4) I don't know/Not sure what is this question about24310.1
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
53) Do you approve or disapprove of the practice of asking parishioners to fill out annual pledge cards or commitment cards regarding church giving for the year? (Q0026)
TOTAL%
1) Approve142159.1
2) Not sure, have no opinion44018.3
3) Disapprove54422.6
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
54) In the last year did you, or another adult in your household, fill out a pledge card or commitment card regarding church giving for the year? (Q0027)
TOTAL%
1) Yes144360.0
2) No90937.8
3) Don't know, not sure532.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
55) How would you feel about electronic transfers of your pledges: that is, the money that you pledged for a year would be automatically directly transferred each month from your checking account into your parish checking account (or automatically charged to a credit card)? (Q0028)
TOTAL%
1) I definitely like this idea72530.1
2) It is okay58324.2
3) At this point, I am not sure30312.6
4) I don't like this idea79433.0
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
56) In general, how do you make decisions about how much money to contribute to your parish? (Q0029)
TOTAL%
1) I aspire to tithe and to give 10 percent of my income65227.1
2) I decide on a certain percent of my income annually2068.6
3) I decide on a certain dollar amount annually65627.3
4) I decide on a certain dollar amount monthly39016.2
5) I give mostly spontaneously: whatever I can afford for a period of time50120.8
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
57) In the past three years, overall have you increased or decreased the amount of money that you give to your parish? (Q0030)
TOTAL%
1) Increased giving significantly50621.0
2) Increased giving a little94439.3
3) Give about the same64326.7
4) Decreased by a little1446.0
5) Decreased giving significantly1687.0
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
58) What category best describes the annual income (before taxes) of your household? (Q0031)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $30,00033614.9
2) $30,000 to $49,99938016.8
3) $50,000 to $69,00038016.8
4) $70,000 to $89,00028812.8
5) $90,000 to $109,99926011.5
6) $110,000 or more61327.2
Missing567 
TOTAL2257100.0
59) In 2014, approximately how much money did your household contribute to each of the following? Please, indicate approximate dollar amount in the space provided below. To your parish, in regular giving (not counting contributions to a capital campaign or some special projects or appeals). (Note: variable has been recoded by the ARDA for public use) (Q0032_01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL18292305.8961627
60) In 2014, approximately how much money did your household contribute to each of the following? Please, indicate approximate dollar amount in the space provided below. To your parish for a capital campaign or some special project or appeal. (Note: variable has been recoded by the ARDA for public use) (Q0032_02)
TOTAL%
0) 074941.2
1) 110.1
2) 210.1
10) 1020.1
15) 1520.1
20) 20140.8
25) 2570.4
30) 3020.1
35) 3510.1
40) 4030.2
50) 50593.2
60) 6060.3
70) 7020.1
75) 7530.2
80) 8030.2
100) 1001246.8
110) 11010.1
120) 12020.1
125) 12510.1
137) 13710.1
150) 150201.1
160) 16010.1
165) 16510.1
175) 17510.1
200) 2001136.2
240) 24030.2
250) 250362.0
300) 300633.5
350) 35070.4
370) 37010.1
375) 37510.1
397) 39710.1
400) 400261.4
440) 44010.1
450) 45010.1
470) 47010.1
480) 48010.1
500) $500 or more55430.5
Missing1008 
TOTAL1816100.0
61) In 2014, approximately how much money did your household contribute to each of the following? Please, indicate approximate dollar amount in the space provided below. To any other than your parish Orthodox organization or cause. (Note: variable has been recoded by the ARDA for public use) (Q0032_03)
TOTAL%
0) 062134.1
2) 210.1
3) 310.1
10) 1030.2
15) 1510.1
20) 20140.8
25) 25140.8
30) 3040.2
35) 3530.2
40) 4050.3
50) 50693.8
60) 6060.3
70) 7010.1
75) 7540.2
80) 8030.2
100) 1001488.1
110) 11020.1
120) 12030.2
125) 12520.1
150) 150392.1
160) 16010.1
165) 16510.1
175) 17520.1
200) 2001347.4
210) 21010.1
240) 24030.2
250) 250341.9
280) 28020.1
284) 28410.1
300) 300603.3
350) 35070.4
360) 36030.2
373) 37310.1
400) 400341.9
435) 43510.1
440) 44010.1
450) 45010.1
500) $500 or more59132.4
Missing1002 
TOTAL1822100.0
62) In 2014, approximately how much money did your household contribute to each of the following? Please, indicate approximate dollar amount in the space provided below. To any non-Orthodox (either religious or nonreligious) charities, non-for-profit organizations, or social causes. (Note: variable has been recoded by the ARDA for public use) (Q0032_04)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1815393.193401
63) In what country were you born? (Q0033)
TOTAL%
1) In the USA220391.6
2) In other country2028.4
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
64) If other country, please specify (Q0033_O)
65) How long have you been member of this parish? (Q0034)
TOTAL%
1) 0-2 years34614.6
2) 3-10 years74931.6
3) 11-20 years47420.0
4) More than 20 years80533.9
Missing450 
TOTAL2374100.0
66) What best describes your current household situation? (Q0035)
TOTAL%
1) A single person without children54022.5
2) A couple without children85035.3
3) A single person with children under 18 living at home803.3
4) A couple with children under 18 living at home93538.9
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
67) If you have a spouse (or partner living with you, he/she is: (Q0036)
TOTAL%
1) I am single: don't have a spouse or partner living with me49421.5
2) He/she is a 'cradle' Orthodox Christian --a person born into the Orthodox Church58625.6
3) He/she is a convert to Orthodoxy, someone who became an Orthodox Christian82536.0
4) He/she is non-Orthodox Christian31113.6
5) He/she is a member of non-Christian faith community (Jew, Muslim, etc.)150.7
6) He/she is a non-religious person622.7
Missing531 
TOTAL2293100.0
68) Your Gender: (Q0037)
TOTAL%
1) Male105443.8
2) Female135156.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
69) I-AGE: What is your age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 15-30 years old32111.4
2) 31-44 years old65523.3
3) 45-59 years old99035.3
4) 60-74 years old69024.6
5) 75 years old and older1515.4
Missing17 
TOTAL2807100.0
70) I-ATTEND: How frequently do you typically attend church? (for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week175272.8
2) 2-3 times a month44718.6
3) About once a month1034.3
4) Occasionally rarely1034.3
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0
71) I-INCOME: What category best describes the annual income (before taxes) of your household? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $30,00033614.9
2) $30,000 to $49,99938016.8
3) $50,000 to $69,00038016.8
4) $70,000 to $109,99954824.3
5) $110,000 or more61327.2
Missing567 
TOTAL2257100.0
72) I-GENDER: Your Gender: (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male105443.8
2) Female135156.2
Missing419 
TOTAL2405100.0