U.S. Congregational Life Survey, Wave 2, 2011, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Associate or Assistant Leader Survey

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Congregation ID (CONGID)
2) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (If none, check here:) (NODENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
3) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (DENOM1)
TOTAL%
204) Presbyterian Church USA75199.9
998) Non-denominational10.1
TOTAL752100.0
4) What is your congregation's denominational affiliation? (DENOM2)
TOTAL%
200) Cumberland Presbyterian240.0
224) United Church of Christ360.0
Missing747 
TOTAL5100.0
5) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (If you did not attend a congregation before age 12, check here:) (NODEN12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70393.5
1) Checked496.5
TOTAL752100.0
6) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (DEN12_1)
TOTAL%
11) Apostolic Faith Mission of Portland, OR10.1
15) Baptist162.1
17) American Baptist Churches81.1
22) Conservation Baptist Association of America10.1
25) General Association of Regular Baptist Churches20.3
26) General Conference of the Evangelical Baptist10.1
37) Southern Baptist212.8
55) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.1
58) Disciples of Christ50.7
60) Churches of Christ30.4
69) Anderson Church of God10.1
79) Church of the Nazarene20.3
88) Episcopal/Anglican40.5
91) Episcopal Church111.5
96) Evangelical Covenant Church10.1
97) Evangelical Free Church of America20.3
117) Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints10.1
118) Lutheran111.5
123) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America111.5
125) Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod20.3
139) Mennonite Brethren Churches10.1
145) Methodist172.3
155) United Methodist Church212.8
158) Moravian10.1
180) Greek Orthodox Archdiocese20.3
185) Pentecostal20.3
186) Assemblies of God50.7
196) Plymouth Brethren20.3
197) Presbyterian729.7
200) Cumberland Presbyterian20.3
201) Evangelical Presbyterian10.1
202) Orthodox Presbyterian10.1
203) Presbyterian Church in America20.3
204) Presbyterian Church USA39252.5
207) Christian Reformed Church in North America30.4
211) Reformed Church in America60.8
213) Roman Catholic Church253.4
224) United Church of Christ131.7
228) Wesleyan Church10.1
230) Congregationalist10.1
294) Calvary Chapel10.1
299) Protestant10.1
300) Christian10.1
996) Churches overseas60.8
998) Non-denominational131.7
999) None496.6
Missing6 
TOTAL746100.0
7) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (DEN12_2)
TOTAL%
15) Baptist15.0
55) Christian & Missionary Alliance15.0
57) The Christian Church Stone-Campbell movement15.0
91) Episcopal Church15.0
118) Lutheran15.0
145) Methodist15.0
155) United Methodist Church420.0
197) Presbyterian15.0
203) Presbyterian Church in America15.0
204) Presbyterian Church USA210.0
224) United Church of Christ210.0
998) Non-denominational420.0
Missing732 
TOTAL20100.0
8) Before you were 12 years old, what was your denomination? (DEN12_3)
TOTAL%
88) Episcopal/Anglican133.3
118) Lutheran133.3
204) Presbyterian Church USA133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
9) What is your present denomination? (If none, check here:) (NOPRSDEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
10) What is your present denomination? (DENOMPR)
TOTAL%
123) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America10.1
197) Presbyterian456.0
204) Presbyterian Church USA70093.3
211) Reformed Church in America10.1
224) United Church of Christ20.3
998) Non-denominational10.1
Missing2 
TOTAL750100.0
11) What is your present denomination? (DENOMPR2)
TOTAL%
58) Disciples of Christ150.0
224) United Church of Christ150.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
12) Are you ordained? (ORDAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes752100.0
TOTAL752100.0
13) If ordained, how old were you when you received full ordination as minister, pastor, priest, or rabbi? (AGEORD)
TOTAL%
8) 10.1
22) 20.3
23) 10.1
24) 131.7
25) 557.4
26) 10113.5
27) 628.3
28) 7910.6
29) 577.6
30) 527.0
31) 334.4
32) 293.9
33) 293.9
34) 192.5
35) 304.0
36) 162.1
37) 172.3
38) 182.4
39) 141.9
40) 101.3
41) 20.3
42) 91.2
43) 91.2
44) 60.8
45) 70.9
46) 101.3
47) 101.3
48) 30.4
49) 70.9
50) 101.3
51) 50.7
52) 40.5
53) 30.4
54) 50.7
55) 60.8
56) 60.8
57) 10.1
58) 10.1
59) 10.1
60) 20.3
62) 20.3
70) 10.1
Missing4 
TOTAL748100.0
14) Overall, how many years have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? ____ years ____ months (YRSORD)
TOTAL%
0) 101.4
1) 628.5
2) 628.5
3) 719.7
4) 496.7
5) 577.8
6) 253.4
7) 314.2
8) 243.3
9) 304.1
10) 304.1
11) 223.0
12) 212.9
13) 131.8
14) 121.6
15) 172.3
16) 101.4
17) 121.6
18) 172.3
19) 111.5
20) 131.8
21) 40.5
22) 71.0
23) 71.0
24) 71.0
25) 121.6
26) 101.4
27) 91.2
28) 81.1
29) 121.6
30) 81.1
31) 50.7
32) 40.5
33) 60.8
34) 71.0
35) 50.7
36) 10.1
37) 81.1
38) 71.0
39) 30.4
43) 10.1
44) 10.1
49) 10.1
Missing20 
TOTAL732100.0
15) Overall, how many years have you been in the ordained ministry full- or part-time for which you were paid a salary? ____ years ____ months (MNTHSORD)
TOTAL%
0) 254.0
1) 396.3
2) 457.2
3) 6510.4
4) 7311.7
5) 7812.5
6) 10917.5
7) 7011.2
8) 477.5
9) 325.1
10) 294.6
11) 121.9
Missing128 
TOTAL624100.0
16) In how many different positions, including your current one, have you served as a paid ordained minister? (NUMBPOS)
TOTAL%
0) 131.7
1) 37750.5
2) 16522.1
3) 8110.9
4) 516.8
5) 273.6
6) 131.7
7) 111.5
8) 20.3
9) 40.5
11) 10.1
14) 10.1
Missing6 
TOTAL746100.0
17) At what age did you first seriously consider that you were called to become an ordained minister, pastor, or priest? (AGECALLD)
TOTAL%
4) 10.1
5) 10.1
6) 10.1
7) 10.1
8) 50.7
9) 30.4
10) 81.1
11) 20.3
12) 101.3
13) 222.9
14) 172.3
15) 152.0
16) 456.0
17) 364.8
18) 344.5
19) 415.5
20) 7910.5
21) 668.8
22) 557.3
23) 466.1
24) 324.3
25) 354.7
26) 243.2
27) 152.0
28) 182.4
29) 101.3
30) 253.3
31) 60.8
32) 91.2
33) 70.9
34) 70.9
35) 152.0
36) 40.5
37) 20.3
38) 60.8
39) 10.1
40) 121.6
41) 40.5
42) 30.4
43) 50.7
44) 10.1
45) 91.2
46) 30.4
49) 10.1
50) 40.5
51) 20.3
53) 10.1
55) 10.1
Missing2 
TOTAL750100.0
18) Did you work full-time at one or more other occupations before entering the ministry? (OTHOCC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48464.7
2) No26435.3
Missing4 
TOTAL748100.0
19) If yes, for how long? (Years) (OCCYEAR)
TOTAL%
0) 20.4
1) 439.1
2) 6814.4
3) 5712.1
4) 357.4
5) 326.8
6) 245.1
7) 275.7
8) 214.4
9) 40.8
10) 316.6
11) 61.3
12) 132.7
13) 112.3
14) 71.5
15) 173.6
16) 10.2
17) 51.1
18) 40.8
20) 153.2
21) 61.3
22) 40.8
23) 10.2
24) 61.3
25) 112.3
26) 40.8
27) 10.2
28) 30.6
29) 10.2
30) 61.3
31) 10.2
32) 20.4
33) 10.2
36) 10.2
37) 10.2
50) 10.2
Missing279 
TOTAL473100.0
20) If yes, for how long? (Months) (OCCMONTH)
TOTAL%
0) 5528.2
1) 147.2
2) 168.2
3) 2713.8
4) 115.6
5) 21.0
6) 3719.0
7) 42.1
8) 42.1
9) 126.2
10) 63.1
11) 73.6
Missing557 
TOTAL195100.0
21) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (LASTOCC)
TOTAL%
2) Other religious professional11723.9
3) Physician, dentist, doctor, vet10.2
4) Lawyers, judges, or legislators102.0
5) Teachers and professors5811.8
6) All other professionals10321.0
7) Managers and administrators12625.7
8) Clerical and related workers204.1
9) Craftsman and related workers163.3
10) Operatives, factory30.6
13) Service workers244.9
15) Homemaker20.4
16) Armed services, police, firefighter40.8
17) Student40.8
18) Volunteer10.2
99) Unknown profession10.2
Missing262 
TOTAL490100.0
22) What was your last full-time occupation before becoming a minister? (LASTOCC2)
TOTAL%
2) Other religious professional19.1
5) Teachers and professors218.2
6) All other professionals218.2
7) Managers and administrators327.3
8) Clerical and related workers19.1
9) Craftsman and related workers19.1
13) Service workers19.1
Missing741 
TOTAL11100.0
23) In your final year in that job, what was your approximate annual cash salary? (OCCSALRY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL44639871.41538085
24) What year was that? (OCCFNLYR)
TOTAL%
1967) 10.2
1968) 10.2
1970) 10.2
1972) 30.6
1973) 20.4
1974) 30.6
1975) 40.8
1976) 10.2
1978) 71.5
1979) 102.1
1980) 30.6
1981) 40.8
1982) 20.4
1983) 81.7
1984) 81.7
1985) 71.5
1986) 61.2
1987) 81.7
1988) 81.7
1989) 142.9
1990) 102.1
1991) 61.2
1992) 132.7
1993) 183.7
1994) 112.3
1995) 112.3
1996) 122.5
1997) 163.3
1998) 245.0
1999) 265.4
2000) 204.2
2001) 265.4
2002) 357.3
2003) 367.5
2004) 387.9
2005) 255.2
2006) 194.0
2007) 142.9
2008) 153.1
2009) 40.8
2010) 10.2
Missing271 
TOTAL481100.0
25) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? Yes, to work in non-parish ministry (LFTJNPAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70693.9
1) Checked466.1
TOTAL752100.0
26) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? Yes, to work in a secular position (LFTJSEC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70493.6
1) Checked486.4
TOTAL752100.0
27) Since entering the ministry, have you ever left parish ministry for a time to work in non-parish ministry or in another job or occupation? No (LFTJNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9012.0
1) Checked66288.0
TOTAL752100.0
28) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Years (YRSAWAY)
TOTAL%
0) 22.5
1) 1620.3
2) 1417.7
3) 1316.5
4) 67.6
5) 1113.9
6) 22.5
7) 33.8
8) 22.5
9) 11.3
10) 45.1
11) 22.5
12) 11.3
14) 11.3
28) 11.3
Missing673 
TOTAL79100.0
29) If yes, how long were you away from parish ministry before returning? Months (MNTHAWAY)
TOTAL%
0) 1019.6
2) 35.9
3) 12.0
4) 713.7
5) 35.9
6) 1019.6
7) 23.9
8) 47.8
9) 713.7
10) 47.8
Missing701 
TOTAL51100.0
30) What is the highest level of theological training you have obtained? (THEOTRNG)
TOTAL%
4) Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or Bachelor of Divinity61382.1
5) M.A., S.T.M., Th.M., or other Master's degree395.2
6) Doctor of Ministry degree8811.8
7) Ph.D. or Th.D.70.9
Missing5 
TOTAL747100.0
31) When did you receive your first theological degree? (YRDEGREE)
TOTAL%
1961) 10.1
1968) 10.1
1970) 10.1
1971) 50.7
1972) 81.1
1973) 60.8
1974) 20.3
1975) 40.5
1976) 70.9
1977) 70.9
1978) 121.6
1979) 91.2
1980) 121.6
1981) 121.6
1982) 91.2
1983) 131.7
1984) 91.2
1985) 91.2
1986) 141.9
1987) 141.9
1988) 40.5
1989) 91.2
1990) 60.8
1991) 192.5
1992) 172.3
1993) 141.9
1994) 121.6
1995) 141.9
1996) 202.7
1997) 202.7
1998) 182.4
1999) 182.4
2000) 293.9
2001) 425.6
2002) 233.1
2003) 304.0
2004) 334.4
2005) 587.7
2006) 577.6
2007) 648.5
2008) 516.8
2009) 334.4
2010) 50.7
Missing1 
TOTAL751100.0
32) Are you currently attending a seminary or theological school? (ATTENSEM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes699.2
2) No68090.8
Missing3 
TOTAL749100.0
33) If currently attending seminary or theological school, what degree are you seeking? (DEGSEEK)
TOTAL%
2) Certificate from denominational training program, Bible college, or seminary34.3
5) M.A., S.T.M., Th.M., or other Master's degree34.3
6) Doctor of ministry6188.4
7) Ph.D. or Th.D.11.4
9) None11.4
Missing683 
TOTAL69100.0
34) Were you a member or regular participant in this congregation before becoming the congregation's leader? (MEMBCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, immediately before becoming the leader547.2
2) Yes, but I was a member or participant in the past324.3
3) No66488.5
Missing2 
TOTAL750100.0
35) Did you have to be ordained in order to hold the position that you are now in? (NEEDORD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes69692.9
2) No537.1
Missing3 
TOTAL749100.0
36) How would you describe your current position? (CURRPOS)
TOTAL%
1) Associate or assistant minister, pastor, or priest75099.9
7) Director of music10.1
Missing1 
TOTAL751100.0
37) In what year did you your employment with this congregation begin? (YRBEGIN)
TOTAL%
1971) 10.1
1972) 20.3
1976) 20.3
1977) 20.3
1979) 10.1
1982) 30.4
1983) 30.4
1984) 30.4
1985) 10.1
1987) 20.3
1988) 40.5
1989) 40.5
1990) 50.7
1991) 50.7
1992) 10.1
1993) 50.7
1994) 81.1
1995) 111.5
1996) 50.7
1997) 131.7
1998) 172.3
1999) 192.5
2000) 273.6
2001) 293.9
2002) 405.3
2003) 395.2
2004) 415.5
2005) 638.4
2006) 729.6
2007) 8411.2
2008) 11114.8
2009) 7710.3
2010) 516.8
Missing1 
TOTAL751100.0
38) Are you currently employed by another congregation? (MULTCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10.1
2) No74899.9
Missing3 
TOTAL749100.0
39) Are you currently employed by another congregation? If yes, how many? (NUMBCONG)
TOTAL%
1) 1100.0
Missing751 
TOTAL1100.0
40) Do you currently work at any other job other than as pastor of this congregation (and other related congregations)? (OTHJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes405.3
2) No70994.5
3) Yes, employment related to congregation10.1
Missing2 
TOTAL750100.0
41) If yes, what is your other job or occupation? (OTHJOB1)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy24.9
2) Other religious professional819.5
4) Lawyers, judges, legislators24.9
5) Teachers and professors922.0
6) All other professionals922.0
7) Managers and administrators49.8
8) Clerical and related workers12.4
9) Transport laborers37.3
13) Service workers37.3
Missing711 
TOTAL41100.0
42) Average hours per week (at other job) (OTHJBHRS)
TOTAL%
1) 25.0
2) 25.0
3) 615.0
4) 12.5
5) 25.0
6) 410.0
7) 25.0
8) 25.0
10) 922.5
12) 25.0
15) 25.0
16) 12.5
20) 25.0
30) 25.0
71) 12.5
Missing712 
TOTAL40100.0
43) In the past two years, how many people from this congregation have you personally encouraged to consider becoming a pastor, minister, or priest? (ENCOURG)
TOTAL%
0) 011816.2
1) 114019.2
2) 219727.0
3) 312216.7
4) 4557.5
5) 5405.5
6) 6141.9
7) 760.8
8) 881.1
9) 920.3
10) 10141.9
12) 1240.5
15) 1540.5
25) 2510.1
30) 3010.1
40) 4010.1
200) 20010.1
997) Several10.1
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
44) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Preaching and worship leadership (including sermon preparation, funerals, and weddings) (HRSPRCH)
TOTAL%
0) 152.1
.25) 10.1
1) 395.4
1.5) 40.6
2) 8211.4
2.5) 10.1
3) 425.8
3.5) 10.1
4) 8011.1
4.5) 40.6
5) 9212.8
5.5) 10.1
6) 537.4
7) 243.3
7.5) 20.3
8) 496.8
9) 71.0
10) 10114.0
10.5) 10.1
11) 30.4
12) 314.3
12.5) 10.1
13) 50.7
14) 30.4
15) 334.6
16) 71.0
18) 40.6
20) 253.5
22) 10.1
24) 20.3
25) 30.4
29) 10.1
30) 20.3
Missing32 
TOTAL720100.0
45) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Teaching people about the faith (HRSFAITH)
TOTAL%
0) 81.1
.25) 10.1
1) 385.4
1.5) 20.3
2) 9813.9
2.5) 30.4
3) 8411.9
3.5) 20.3
4) 8612.2
4.5) 30.4
5) 12417.6
5.6) 10.1
6) 527.4
7) 182.5
7.5) 20.3
8) 436.1
9) 40.6
10) 7811.0
12) 172.4
15) 182.5
16) 10.1
17) 10.1
18) 10.1
20) 162.3
21) 10.1
25) 20.3
30) 10.1
40) 10.1
Missing46 
TOTAL706100.0
46) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Training people for ministry and mission (HRSTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) 6710.3
.25) 10.2
.5) 20.3
1) 12319.0
1.2) 10.2
1.5) 30.5
2) 15223.5
2.5) 20.3
3) 7711.9
4) 599.1
5) 7912.2
6) 152.3
7) 50.8
7.5) 10.2
8) 152.3
9) 30.5
10) 253.9
12) 50.8
14) 20.3
15) 50.8
20) 60.9
Missing104 
TOTAL648100.0
47) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Pastoral counseling and spiritual direction (HRSCOUNS)
TOTAL%
0) 243.4
.5) 40.6
1) 12517.7
1.5) 81.1
2) 14921.0
2.5) 20.3
3) 8712.3
3.5) 10.1
4) 689.6
4.5) 20.3
5) 10514.8
6) 395.5
6.5) 20.3
7) 50.7
8) 213.0
9) 10.1
10) 405.6
11) 10.1
12) 81.1
14) 10.1
15) 81.1
16) 10.1
18) 10.1
20) 40.6
25) 10.1
Missing44 
TOTAL708100.0
48) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Visiting members and their families, including the sick and shut-ins (HRSVISIT)
TOTAL%
0) 507.0
.25) 10.1
.5) 50.7
1) 11015.4
1.5) 20.3
2) 13518.9
2.5) 20.3
3) 8511.9
3.5) 40.6
4) 7810.9
4.5) 10.1
5) 8011.2
5.5) 10.1
6) 354.9
6.5) 10.1
7) 111.5
7.5) 10.1
8) 263.6
9) 20.3
10) 496.9
11) 10.1
12) 50.7
13) 10.1
14) 10.1
15) 101.4
16) 20.3
20) 101.4
25) 30.4
30) 10.1
40) 10.1
Missing38 
TOTAL714100.0
49) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Visiting or calling on prospective members; working to convert other to the faith (HRSCONV)
TOTAL%
0) 20932.4
.5) 71.1
1) 18929.3
1.5) 20.3
2) 12319.1
2.5) 10.2
3) 325.0
3.5) 10.2
4) 274.2
5) 355.4
5.5) 10.2
6) 50.8
7) 10.2
8) 30.5
9) 10.2
10) 60.9
20) 20.3
Missing107 
TOTAL645100.0
50) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Administering the work of the congregation, including staff supervision, attending congregational board and committee meeting (HRSADMIN)
TOTAL%
0) 20.3
.5) 10.1
1) 101.4
2) 375.1
2.5) 20.3
3) 395.4
3.5) 20.3
4) 496.8
5) 7410.2
6) 476.5
7) 111.5
7.5) 10.1
8) 557.6
9) 40.6
10) 12216.9
11) 30.4
12) 314.3
13) 30.4
14) 60.8
15) 588.0
16) 81.1
17) 50.7
18) 60.8
19) 10.1
20) 669.1
21) 10.1
22) 40.6
23) 10.1
24) 20.3
25) 172.3
26) 10.1
28) 10.1
29) 10.1
30) 314.3
31) 10.1
32) 20.3
35) 50.7
36) 10.1
38) 20.3
40) 60.8
41) 10.1
45) 10.1
50) 30.4
Missing28 
TOTAL724100.0
51) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Involvement in denominational, interdenominational, and interfaith affairs (HRSDENOM)
TOTAL%
0) 517.3
.5) 50.7
1) 23033.0
1.5) 50.7
2) 20529.4
2.5) 30.4
3) 679.6
3.5) 10.1
4) 446.3
5) 568.0
6) 81.1
6.5) 10.1
7) 30.4
8) 50.7
9) 10.1
10) 81.1
12) 20.3
15) 20.3
Missing55 
TOTAL697100.0
52) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Involvement in community organizations and issues beyond the congregation (HRSCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) 15323.2
.5) 50.8
1) 20030.3
1.5) 50.8
2) 15122.9
2.5) 20.3
3) 487.3
4) 304.6
5) 385.8
6) 91.4
7) 20.3
8) 40.6
10) 50.8
14) 10.2
15) 20.3
18) 10.2
20) 10.2
25) 10.2
36) 10.2
Missing93 
TOTAL659100.0
53) Please estimate how many hours in a typical week you devote to each task listed below, including preparation where applicable. Youth ministry (HRSYOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) 022334.5
.5) 30.5
1) 16710.4
1.5) 1.530.5
2) 2507.7
2.5) 2.510.2
3) 3223.4
4) 4253.9
4.5) 4.520.3
5) 5345.3
6) 6172.6
7) 740.6
8) 8223.4
9) 930.5
10) 10396.0
11) 1110.2
12) 1271.1
13) 1330.5
14) 1410.2
15) 15223.4
16) 1620.3
18) 1810.2
20) 20385.9
21) 2110.2
22) 2210.2
24) 2430.5
25) 25152.3
27.5) 27.510.2
30) 30203.1
35) 3550.8
37.5) 37.510.2
40) 4071.1
45) 4510.2
50) 5010.2
998) Varies, 24-7, or other nonspecific answer10.2
Missing105 
TOTAL647100.0
54) In a typical week approximately how many hours do you spend in work related to your employment in this congregation? (HRSWK)
TOTAL%
30) 3091.2
32) 3210.1
35) 3550.7
38) 3820.3
39) 3920.3
40) 40547.4
41) 4160.8
42) 42111.5
43) 4310.1
44) 4420.3
45) 4511515.8
46) 46131.8
47) 4750.7
47.5) 47.510.1
48) 48344.7
49) 4930.4
50) 5020428.0
51) 51212.9
52) 52152.1
52.5) 52.520.3
53) 5350.7
54) 5430.4
55) 559412.9
56) 5630.4
57) 5720.3
57.5) 57.520.3
58) 5881.1
60) 60699.5
61) 6150.7
62) 6230.4
63) 6310.1
65) 65121.6
67) 6710.1
68) 6810.1
70) 7071.0
75) 7520.3
80) 8030.4
998) Varies, 24-7, or other nonspecific answer20.3
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
55) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Prayer, meditation, Bible reading, and other spiritual disciplines (Hours) (TIMEPRAY)
TOTAL%
0) 131.8
.5) 50.7
1) 9012.6
1.5) 60.8
2) 12717.7
2.5) 40.6
3) 11015.4
3.5) 60.8
4) 608.4
5) 9413.1
5.5) 10.1
6) 365.0
7) 699.6
8) 263.6
9) 10.1
10) 385.3
12) 30.4
13) 10.1
14) 91.3
15) 40.6
20) 60.8
21) 10.1
22) 10.1
25) 10.1
26) 10.1
30) 10.1
40) 20.3
Missing36 
TOTAL716100.0
56) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Reading (other than for specific sermons or teaching) (Hours) (TIMEREAD)
TOTAL%
0) 395.5
.5) 60.8
1) 9313.0
1.5) 40.6
2) 12617.6
2.5) 10.1
3) 9112.7
3.5) 10.1
4) 7610.6
5) 10314.4
6) 405.6
7) 334.6
8) 253.5
9) 10.1
10) 425.9
12) 50.7
13) 20.3
14) 71.0
15) 71.0
16) 10.1
20) 91.3
35) 20.3
Missing38 
TOTAL714100.0
57) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Using the internet (including searching the web, reading blogs or online news, downloading music or videos, and using online social networking sites like Facebook) (Hours) (TIMEWEB)
TOTAL%
0) 101.4
.33) 10.1
.5) 40.6
1) 425.9
1.5) 10.1
2) 8912.4
2.5) 10.1
3) 679.4
4) 618.5
4.5) 10.1
5) 9813.7
6) 304.2
7) 496.9
7.5) 10.1
8) 334.6
8.5) 10.1
10) 10414.5
11) 10.1
12) 162.2
13) 40.6
14) 121.7
15) 294.1
15.5) 10.1
16) 40.6
17) 10.1
18) 10.1
20) 314.3
21) 81.1
25) 40.6
30) 71.0
35) 20.3
36) 10.1
Missing37 
TOTAL715100.0
58) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Email and text messaging (Hours) (TIMEEML)
TOTAL%
0) 050.7
.5) 20.3
1) 1385.3
1.5) 1.520.3
2) 28311.6
2.5) 2.520.3
3) 3547.5
3.5) 3.510.1
4) 4567.8
5) 511415.9
6) 6395.4
6.7) 6.710.1
7) 7415.7
7.5) 7.510.1
8) 8365.0
8.5) 8.520.3
9) 950.7
10) 109713.5
11) 1110.1
12) 12233.2
13) 1310.1
13.5) 13.520.3
14) 14202.8
15) 15385.3
16) 1640.6
18) 1810.1
20) 20334.6
21) 2130.4
23) 2310.1
25) 2510.1
28) 2830.4
30) 3030.4
35) 3510.1
40) 4010.1
49) 4910.1
50) 5010.1
998) Varies, 24-7, or other nonspecific answer10.1
Missing34 
TOTAL718100.0
59) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Family life (time spent on family activities including meals) (Hours) (TIMEFAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL70417.65713
60) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Physical exercise for your health (Hours) (TIMEEXER)
TOTAL%
0) 10915.4
.5) 40.6
1) 7210.2
1.5) 10.1
1.75) 10.1
2) 10114.3
3) 10114.3
3.5) 30.4
4) 8411.9
4.5) 20.3
5) 7710.9
6) 496.9
6.5) 10.1
7) 375.2
8) 263.7
9) 60.8
10) 233.2
11) 10.1
12) 40.6
13) 10.1
14) 20.3
15) 10.1
20) 10.1
50) 10.1
Missing44 
TOTAL708100.0
61) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Recreation and hobbies (Hours) (TIMERECR)
TOTAL%
0) 17526.9
.5) 30.5
1) 8613.2
1.2) 10.2
2) 13320.5
3) 649.8
4) 497.5
5) 548.3
6) 264.0
6.67) 10.2
7) 132.0
8) 121.8
9) 10.2
10) 223.4
12) 10.2
14) 10.2
15) 20.3
20) 60.9
Missing102 
TOTAL650100.0
62) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Watching television (including news, sports, movies, and shows) (TIMETV)
TOTAL%
0) 375.2
.5) 10.1
1) 365.0
1.5) 10.1
2) 649.0
2.5) 10.1
3) 567.9
4) 7310.2
5) 7610.7
6) 496.9
6.67) 10.1
7) 507.0
7.5) 10.1
8) 425.9
9) 60.8
10) 9212.9
11) 40.6
12) 212.9
13) 10.1
14) 243.4
15) 354.9
16) 40.6
17) 20.3
18) 20.3
20) 223.1
21) 71.0
25) 20.3
30) 10.1
40) 10.1
56) 10.1
Missing39 
TOTAL713100.0
63) Within the past seven days, how much time did you spend in the following activities? Socializing or eating out with friends (Hours) (TIMESOC)
TOTAL%
0) 12117.2
.5) 10.1
1) 578.1
2) 13919.8
2.5) 20.3
3) 8712.4
3.4) 10.1
4) 8512.1
5) 8311.8
5.5) 20.3
6) 466.5
7) 142.0
8) 304.3
9) 10.1
10) 263.7
12) 20.3
13) 10.1
15) 40.6
20) 10.1
Missing49 
TOTAL703100.0
64) What is your current annual salary at this congregation prior to taxes, including fringe benefits and allowances, but excluding housing, health insurance, and pension or retirement funds? (SALARY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL70842788.26322106
65) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (If no educational debt, check here:) (EDDEBTNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked34646.0
1) Checked40654.0
TOTAL752100.0
66) How much money do you pay each month toward your educational debts? (EDDEBT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL416159.5215
67) Do you regularly take a day off each week? (DAYOFF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes69294.4
2) No415.6
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
68) Do you regularly take a day off each week? Which day? (DAYOFFW1)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday10.1
2) Monday16924.7
3) Tuesday81.2
4) Wednesday152.2
5) Thursday558.1
6) Friday37354.6
7) Saturday395.7
9) Varies233.4
Missing69 
TOTAL683100.0
69) Do you regularly take a day off each week? Which day? (DAYOFFW2)
TOTAL%
2) Monday35.5
6) Friday11.8
7) Saturday5192.7
Missing697 
TOTAL55100.0
70) Are you furnished with a parsonage, manse, or rectory (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (HOUSING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes354.8
2) No69695.2
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
71) Are you furnished with a parsonage, manse, or rectory (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? What is the fair rental value? (Annual basis) (RENTVAL)
TOTAL%
3000) 13.1
6000) 13.1
7100) 13.1
8000) 13.1
10000) 13.1
10996) 13.1
11850) 13.1
12000) 26.3
12979) 13.1
14000) 13.1
15000) 39.4
15600) 13.1
16000) 26.3
17000) 13.1
18000) 39.4
23000) 13.1
24000) 412.5
26000) 13.1
27000) 13.1
30000) 13.1
37000) 13.1
42000) 13.1
50000) 13.1
Missing720 
TOTAL32100.0
72) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? (HOUSALLW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes68794.1
2) No435.9
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
73) Are you furnished with a housing allowance (either by your congregation, denomination, or some other organization)? Amount of housing allowance (Annual basis) (AMOUNT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL63124527.84910608
74) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my congregation or denomination (HCARECON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked222.9
1) Checked73097.1
TOTAL752100.0
75) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my spouse's employer (HCARESP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69993.0
1) Checked537.0
TOTAL752100.0
76) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from my other employment (HCAREEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75099.7
1) Checked20.3
TOTAL752100.0
77) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, from another source (HCAREOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74498.9
1) Checked81.1
TOTAL752100.0
78) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, but I pay the health care premium myself (HCAREPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
79) Do you currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, I don't have health care benefits (HCARENO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked752100.0
TOTAL752100.0
80) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (SPCHCCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked26435.1
1) Checked48864.9
TOTAL752100.0
81) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through his or her employer (SPCHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60079.8
1) Checked15220.2
TOTAL752100.0
82) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (SPHCEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74999.6
1) Checked30.4
TOTAL752100.0
83) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (SPHCOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74198.5
1) Checked111.5
TOTAL752100.0
84) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (SPHCHPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75099.7
1) Checked20.3
TOTAL752100.0
85) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, s/he doesn't have health care benefits (SPHCNCAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71995.6
1) Checked334.4
TOTAL752100.0
86) Does your spouse currently receive healthcare benefits? (Check all that apply.) No spouse (SPHCNNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61581.8
1) Checked13718.2
TOTAL752100.0
87) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my congregation or denomination (CHCARCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked35947.7
1) Checked39352.3
TOTAL752100.0
88) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my spouse's employer (CHCARSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70794.0
1) Checked456.0
TOTAL752100.0
89) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through my other employment (CHCAREMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74999.6
1) Checked30.4
TOTAL752100.0
90) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) Yes, through another source (CHCAROTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74298.7
1) Checked101.3
TOTAL752100.0
91) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, we pay the health care premium ourselves (CHCARPAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
92) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No, they don't have health care benefits (CHCARNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
93) Do your children who live at home currently receive health care benefits? (Check all that apply.) No children at home (CHCARNOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked43457.7
1) Checked31842.3
TOTAL752100.0
94) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? (PENSION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56678.4
2) No9212.7
3) Not sure648.9
Missing30 
TOTAL722100.0
95) Does your congregation or denomination contribute to a retirement plan for you? What percent of your annual salary? (PENAMT)
TOTAL%
1) 41.2
1.25) 92.8
1.5) 10.3
2) 41.2
3) 41.2
4) 20.6
5) 82.5
6) 20.6
7) 41.2
7.65) 10.3
8) 41.2
9) 10.3
10) 226.8
10.5) 10.3
11) 7422.9
11.5) 10.3
12) 4012.4
12.5) 195.9
13) 103.1
14) 30.9
15) 134.0
15.75) 10.3
16) 51.5
17) 30.9
18) 82.5
18.5) 20.6
19) 82.5
19.1) 10.3
19.5) 10.3
20) 61.9
21) 30.9
23) 10.3
25) 20.6
27.5) 10.3
28) 20.6
29) 10.3
30) 103.1
31) 82.5
31.5) 226.8
31.9) 10.3
32) 41.2
33) 30.9
34) 20.6
38) 10.3
Missing429 
TOTAL323100.0
96) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Loaned money to someone outside your family (LOANED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62282.7
1) Checked13017.3
TOTAL752100.0
97) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Cared for someone outside your family who was very sick (CAREDSCK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54872.9
1) Checked20427.1
TOTAL752100.0
98) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Helped someone outside your family find a job (HELPFND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked45760.8
1) Checked29539.2
TOTAL752100.0
99) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Donated or prepared food for someone outside your family or congregation (GIVEFOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked20226.9
1) Checked55073.1
TOTAL752100.0
100) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Will vote or did vote in the 2008 presidential election (VOTEPRES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked597.8
1) Checked69392.2
TOTAL752100.0
101) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Donated money to a charitable organization (other than this congregation) (CHARITAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked425.6
1) Checked71094.4
TOTAL752100.0
102) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Worked with others to try to solve a community problem (WORKSOLV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked31241.5
1) Checked44058.5
TOTAL752100.0
103) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Contacted an elected official about a public issue (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked51268.1
1) Checked24031.9
TOTAL752100.0
104) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Contributed money to a political campaign or candidate (CONTPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60380.2
1) Checked14919.8
TOTAL752100.0
105) In the past 12 months, have you personally done any of the following? (Check all that apply.) Went on a mission or service trip (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked24532.6
1) Checked50767.4
TOTAL752100.0
106) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Spouse's salary (INCSPSAL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL58335894.20947616
107) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Your other employment (INCOTHEM)
TOTAL%
0) 21776.7
50) 10.4
100) 10.4
200) 10.4
300) 10.4
500) 31.1
800) 10.4
900) 10.4
1000) 113.9
1200) 20.7
1500) 62.1
2000) 62.1
2200) 10.4
2400) 10.4
2500) 10.4
3000) 72.5
3500) 10.4
5000) 51.8
5500) 10.4
6000) 31.1
7000) 10.4
8000) 10.4
10000) 10.4
15000) 10.4
20000) 10.4
24000) 10.4
25000) 10.4
30000) 10.4
50000) 10.4
60000) 10.4
100000) 10.4
5000000) 10.4
Missing469 
TOTAL283100.0
108) What is the total annual income that you and your family receive from sources other than your income from this congregation? Other income (investment, pension or retirement, etc.) (INCOTH)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3309181.17327991
109) Over the past few years, has your financial situation been getting better, worse, or has it stayed the same? (FINANC)
TOTAL%
1) Better28238.7
2) Worse16722.9
3) Stayed the same27237.4
4) Not sure71.0
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
110) How often during the past year did you take part in some form of continuing theological education lasting at least a full day? (CONTTHED)
TOTAL%
1) Never8111.1
2) Once or twice39153.6
3) Three to five times18725.6
4) More than five times719.7
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
111) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? (SABBATLV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13718.8
2) No59281.2
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
112) Have you taken a sabbatical leave from a congregation or ministry organization in the past ten years? How long was your sabbatical leave? (days) (SABBLONG)
TOTAL%
14) 21.6
20) 21.6
21) 10.8
28) 21.6
30) 86.2
40) 32.3
42) 53.9
45) 10.8
49) 10.8
60) 1713.2
70) 21.6
84) 32.3
90) 7054.3
91) 10.8
100) 21.6
120) 64.7
180) 21.6
365) 10.8
Missing623 
TOTAL129100.0
113) Over the past two years, has there been any conflict in this congregation? (Check only one.) (CONFLICT)
TOTAL%
1) No conflict that I'm aware of14419.6
2) Some minor conflict42858.4
3) Major conflict537.2
4) Major conflict with leaders or people leaving10514.3
5) Don't know30.4
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
114) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Finances (CNFLFIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55273.4
1) Checked20026.6
TOTAL752100.0
115) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in worship style (CNFLWORS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60680.6
1) Checked14619.4
TOTAL752100.0
116) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in music style (CNFLMUS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66187.9
1) Checked9112.1
TOTAL752100.0
117) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in other programs of the congregation (CNFLPRG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61081.1
1) Checked14218.9
TOTAL752100.0
118) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Doctrines (CNFLDCTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70193.2
1) Checked516.8
TOTAL752100.0
119) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral leadership style (CNFLPAST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked50266.8
1) Checked25033.2
TOTAL752100.0
120) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Lay leadership style (CNFLLAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70493.6
1) Checked486.4
TOTAL752100.0
121) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between staff and/or clergy (CNFLSTFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60981.0
1) Checked14319.0
TOTAL752100.0
122) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Sexual misconduct (CNFLSEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73697.9
1) Checked162.1
TOTAL752100.0
123) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues regarding homosexuality (CNFLHOMO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66688.6
1) Checked8611.4
TOTAL752100.0
124) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Racial or ethnic issues (CNFLRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74599.1
1) Checked70.9
TOTAL752100.0
125) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Women in leadership positions in this congregation (CNFLWOMN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74398.8
1) Checked91.2
TOTAL752100.0
126) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Issues about a new building or renovation of an existing building (CNFLBLDG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59779.4
1) Checked15520.6
TOTAL752100.0
127) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Other (CNFLOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67489.6
1) Checked7810.4
TOTAL752100.0
128) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Changes in pastoral/staff/leadership (CNFLPSTL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72296.0
1) Checked304.0
TOTAL752100.0
129) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between pastor/staff and members/attendees (CNFLPMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74999.6
1) Checked30.4
TOTAL752100.0
130) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) Conflicts between members/attendees (CNFLMEMS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
131) What was the conflict about? (Check all that apply.) General personality conflicts/interpersonal problems (CNFLPERS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74699.2
1) Checked60.8
TOTAL752100.0
132) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Held congregational meeting(s) to discuss the issue (CONMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked57376.2
1) Checked17923.8
TOTAL752100.0
133) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Appointed a special task force or committee to work through the issue (CONTASKF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55974.3
1) Checked19325.7
TOTAL752100.0
134) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) A denominational official or committee met with congregational leaders (CONOFFCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64685.9
1) Checked10614.1
TOTAL752100.0
135) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Worked with a specialized consultant who helps congregations in conflict (CONCONSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70293.4
1) Checked506.6
TOTAL752100.0
136) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Used conflict resolution program or resources (CONRESOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70894.1
1) Checked445.9
TOTAL752100.0
137) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) No special approach was used other than how the congregation typically makes decisions (CONNOSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked47763.4
1) Checked27536.6
TOTAL752100.0
138) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Other (CONOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71795.3
1) Checked354.7
TOTAL752100.0
139) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastor(s) took care of the conflict (CONPASTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
140) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) General discussion/conversation/mediation/communication (individually or in groups) (CONDISCV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71494.9
1) Checked385.1
TOTAL752100.0
141) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Spiritual/Biblical tactics (CONBIBL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74799.3
1) Checked50.7
TOTAL752100.0
142) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Pastoral/staff/lay leader change (CONLDRCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74799.3
1) Checked50.7
TOTAL752100.0
143) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) Existing group in congregation dealt with issue (CONEXGRP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73998.3
1) Checked131.7
TOTAL752100.0
144) How was the conflict handled? (Check all that apply.) People left the congregation (CONPPLFT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL752100.0
145) Have you met regularly with other ministers or pastoral leaders in a small group for continuing education and support in the past five years? (SMGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes52071.3
2) No20928.7
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
146) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR1)
TOTAL%
1) Ecumenical clergy group5310.7
2) Women clergy408.1
3) Area ministers' group479.5
4) Support/mentoring, often over meals285.6
5) D.Min./other Seminary-related group5811.7
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy10320.8
7) Study groups214.2
8) Spiritual formation groups285.6
9) Church ministry groups10.2
10) Specialized focus357.1
11) Therapeutic or counseling group81.6
12) Professional formation group153.0
13) SPE groups40.8
14) Other91.8
15) Minister or colleague group not otherwise specified448.9
16) Lay ministers20.4
Missing256 
TOTAL496100.0
147) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR2)
TOTAL%
1) Ecumenical clergy group138.1
2) Women clergy127.5
3) Area ministers' group159.4
4) Support/mentoring, often over meals1610.0
5) D.Min./other Seminary-related group42.5
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy4326.9
7) Study groups63.8
8) Spiritual formation groups116.9
9) Church ministry groups10.6
10) Specialized focus1811.3
11) Therapeutic or counseling group10.6
12) Professional formation group2012.5
Missing592 
TOTAL160100.0
148) Briefly describe the group (for example, an association or diocese-based ministers' group, a D.Min. colleague group, or an ecumenical clergy group). If more than one group, answer about the group that met most recently. (GRPDSCR3)
TOTAL%
1) Ecumenical clergy group13.7
2) Women clergy13.7
4) Support/mentoring, often over meals622.2
5) D.Min./other Seminary-related group13.7
6) Judiciary or denominational clergy518.5
7) Study groups518.5
8) Spiritual formation groups311.1
9) Church ministry groups13.7
10) Specialized focus414.8
Missing725 
TOTAL27100.0
149) How long have you participated in that group? Years (GRPYRS)
TOTAL%
0) 51.1
1) 8016.8
1.5) 10.2
2) 9820.6
3) 7916.6
4) 5311.2
5) 5010.5
6) 204.2
7) 142.9
8) 153.2
9) 61.3
10) 204.2
11) 71.5
12) 30.6
13) 30.6
14) 30.6
15) 30.6
17) 10.2
18) 20.4
20) 40.8
21) 20.4
22) 10.2
23) 10.2
24) 10.2
25) 20.4
26) 10.2
Missing277 
TOTAL475100.0
150) How long have you participated in that group? Months (GRPMNTHS)
TOTAL%
0) 4519.8
1) 135.7
2) 114.8
3) 2310.1
4) 177.5
5) 2310.1
6) 5725.1
7) 73.1
8) 156.6
9) 83.5
10) 73.1
11) 10.4
Missing525 
TOTAL227100.0
151) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Times per year (GRPTIMES)
TOTAL%
1) 8116.0
2) 397.7
3) 132.6
4) 305.9
5) 51.0
6) 295.7
7) 30.6
8) 244.8
9) 224.4
10) 5410.7
11) 61.2
12) 12324.4
13) 10.2
15) 20.4
20) 51.0
24) 91.8
25) 30.6
26) 30.6
28) 10.2
30) 20.4
35) 10.2
40) 112.2
42) 10.2
45) 81.6
46) 10.2
48) 30.6
50) 112.2
51) 10.2
52) 122.4
75) 10.2
Missing247 
TOTAL505100.0
152) The group met/meets _____ times a year for an average of _____ hours per meeting. Hours per meeting (GRPDURAT)
TOTAL%
.5) 10.2
1) 5210.4
1.5) 448.8
2) 19338.6
2.5) 122.4
3) 438.6
4) 234.6
5) 102.0
6) 30.6
7) 10.2
8) 20.4
10) 20.4
12) 20.4
15) 10.2
16) 61.2
18) 10.2
20) 30.6
24) 51.0
25) 10.2
26) 10.2
28) 10.2
30) 91.8
32) 30.6
36) 61.2
40) 163.2
48) 153.0
50) 30.6
60) 51.0
72) 153.0
80) 40.8
84) 10.2
86) 10.2
96) 61.2
100) 10.2
120) 71.4
160) 10.2
Missing252 
TOTAL500100.0
153) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide who belongs (GRPBELNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked46261.4
1) Checked29038.6
TOTAL752100.0
154) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Members decide what group does (GRPDOES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39852.9
1) Checked35447.1
TOTAL752100.0
155) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) A sponsoring organization (such as judicatory, diocese, or seminary) provides curriculum (GRPSPONS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69492.3
1) Checked587.7
TOTAL752100.0
156) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different races or ethnicities (GRPRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked58177.3
1) Checked17122.7
TOTAL752100.0
157) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group includes persons of different denominations or faith traditions (GRPINCL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked57776.7
1) Checked17523.3
TOTAL752100.0
158) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group has a trained leader or facilitator (GRPLEADR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61882.2
1) Checked13417.8
TOTAL752100.0
159) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) My congregation contributes to the cost of participation in the group (GRPCOST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61882.2
1) Checked13417.8
TOTAL752100.0
160) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing personal concerns or struggles (GRPCONC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked43357.6
1) Checked31942.4
TOTAL752100.0
161) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is engaging in Biblical or theological reflection (GRPBIBLE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59479.0
1) Checked15821.0
TOTAL752100.0
162) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) The group's primary focus is sharing ideas and resources for effective ministry (GRPSHRNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked47563.2
1) Checked27736.8
TOTAL752100.0
163) Which of these statements describe the group? (Check all that apply.) Those I minister to have been positively affected by my participation (GRPPOSIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked41555.2
1) Checked33744.8
TOTAL752100.0
164) How important would you say that this congregation's denomination is for the way that it organizes its programs or ministries? (DENOMIMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance27437.6
2) Somewhat important29640.7
3) Somewhat unimportant699.5
4) Of little importance8812.1
5) We are not affiliated with a denomination10.1
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
165) Choose one: (LEADSTYL)
TOTAL%
1) The senior leader make most of the decisions here; lay members generally follow his or her lead.11516.0
2) The senior leader tries to inspire and encourage lay members to make decisions and take action, although he or she will take action alone if he or she believe that it is needed.41758.0
3) Lay leaders come up with most of the initiatives in the congregation, although the senior leader tries to exert a strong influence on their decisions.719.9
4) Lay leaders make most of the decisions about the congregation's directions and programs; the senior leader's role is to empower them to implement their decisions11616.1
Missing33 
TOTAL719100.0
166) Of the following, which one best describes your opinion of the future directions of this congregation? (FUTDIREC)
TOTAL%
2) We are faithfully maintaining past directions405.4
3) We are currently deciding on new directions26335.8
4) We are currently moving in new directions33245.2
5) We need to rethink where we are heading709.5
6) Our future is very unclear or doubtful233.1
7) Don't know71.0
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
167) In general, would you say your health is . . . (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent18925.6
2) Very good34646.9
3) Good17323.4
4) Fair304.1
Missing14 
TOTAL738100.0
168) During the past four weeks, how much did pain interfere with your normal activities (including both work outside the home and housework)? (PAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all44760.7
2) A little bit23131.3
3) Moderately405.4
4) Quite a bit182.4
5) Extremely10.1
Missing15 
TOTAL737100.0
169) During the past four weeks, how much of the time has your physical health or emotional problems interfered with your social activities (like visiting friends or relatives)? (HLTHPROB)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time60.8
2) Most of the time121.6
3) Some of the time598.0
4) A little of the time18925.6
5) None of the time47264.0
Missing14 
TOTAL738100.0
170) Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage? (MARHAPPY)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy35448.7
2) Pretty happy21229.2
3) Not too happy263.6
4) Not married13518.6
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
171) What is your height? Feet (HEIGHTFT)
TOTAL%
4) 10.1
5) 53974.9
6) 18025.0
Missing32 
TOTAL720100.0
172) What is your height? Inches (HEIGHTIN)
TOTAL%
0) 598.4
1) 446.2
2) 638.9
3) 466.5
4) 628.8
5) 588.2
6) 659.2
7) 517.2
8) 7610.8
9) 567.9
10) 7811.1
11) 476.7
Missing47 
TOTAL705100.0
173) What is your weight? Pounds (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL716178.10140
174) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BIBLVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word223.0
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings30942.7
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context36049.8
4) The Bible is not the word of God, but contains God's word to us294.0
5) The Bible is not the word of God, but is a valuable book20.3
7) Don't know10.1
Missing29 
TOTAL723100.0
175) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative172.4
2) Conservative19227.2
3) Right in the middle20629.2
4) Liberal23032.6
5) Very liberal608.5
Missing47 
TOTAL705100.0
176) Have you ever had a conversion experience or a moment of decisive faith commitment? (CONVEXP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53074.9
2) No14820.9
3) Not sure304.2
Missing44 
TOTAL708100.0
177) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth (RELIGEQ)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree273.7
2) Agree10414.2
3) Neutral or unsure9813.4
4) Disagree25635.0
5) Strongly disagree24633.7
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
178) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? Only followers of Jesus can be saved (SAVED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree12817.7
2) Agree15321.2
3) Neutral or unsure10614.7
4) Disagree21429.6
5) Strongly disagree12216.9
Missing29 
TOTAL723100.0
179) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is directly involved in worldly affairs (GODINVLV)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree27037.1
2) Agree34547.5
3) Neutral or unsure7310.0
4) Disagree354.8
5) Strongly disagree40.6
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
180) Do you agree or disagree with these statements? God is angered by human sin (GODANGER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree18825.9
2) Agree33646.2
3) Neutral or unsure8912.2
4) Disagree8712.0
5) Strongly disagree273.7
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
181) How satisfied are you with: Your health? (SATHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Delighted9512.9
2) 226736.4
3) 315421.0
4) Mixed feelings14319.5
5) 5466.3
6) 6233.1
7) Terrible60.8
Missing18 
TOTAL734100.0
182) How satisfied are you with: Your relationships with family or friends? (SATRELAT)
TOTAL%
1) Delighted13919.0
2) 232544.3
3) 314119.2
4) Mixed feelings10113.8
5) 5192.6
6) 671.0
7) Terrible10.1
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
183) How satisfied are you with: Your life as a whole? (SALIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Delighted13218.1
2) 235548.6
3) 315921.8
4) Mixed feelings628.5
5) 5182.5
6) 650.7
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
184) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Being ordained (IMPORDND)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance50268.3
2) Somewhat important22330.3
3) Somewhat unimportant81.1
4) Of little importance20.3
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
185) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a seminary degree or certificate (IMPDEGR)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance53272.5
2) Somewhat important18725.5
3) Somewhat unimportant141.9
4) Of little importance10.1
Missing18 
TOTAL734100.0
186) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Having a clear sense of call from God (IMPCALL)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance49066.7
2) Somewhat important21128.7
3) Somewhat unimportant314.2
4) Of little importance30.4
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
187) How important is each of the following in your current congregation's acceptance of your leadership? Being competent in the tasks of ministry, including preaching (IMPCOMP)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance67792.1
2) Somewhat important547.3
3) Somewhat unimportant20.3
4) Of little importance20.3
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
188) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Feeling that your gifts for ministry are right for the congregation you are serving (IMPGIFTS)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance64788.0
2) Somewhat important8311.3
3) Somewhat unimportant40.5
4) Of little importance10.1
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
189) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Serving a congregation that offers challenges to your creativity (IMPCHLNG)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance43359.1
2) Somewhat important26636.3
3) Somewhat unimportant294.0
4) Of little importance50.7
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
190) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Having close relationships with your congregation's members (IMPCLOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance32243.8
2) Somewhat important34246.5
3) Somewhat unimportant689.3
4) Of little importance30.4
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
191) As you think about your experience, how important is each of the following in sustaining your commitment to pastoral ministry? Financial well-being (IMPFINAN)
TOTAL%
1) Great importance20127.4
2) Somewhat important43959.9
3) Somewhat unimportant7810.6
4) Of little importance152.0
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
192) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Housing or living arrangements (SATLIVNG)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied46763.6
2) Somewhat satisfied20928.5
3) Somewhat dissatisfied527.1
4) Very dissatisfied60.8
Missing18 
TOTAL734100.0
193) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your spiritual life (SATSPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied13117.9
2) Somewhat satisfied46463.3
3) Somewhat dissatisfied13318.1
4) Very dissatisfied50.7
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
194) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Opportunities for continuing theological education (SATOPPED)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied25234.5
2) Somewhat satisfied34647.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied11816.2
4) Very dissatisfied141.9
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
195) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Support from your denominational officials, if applicable (SATDENOF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied16923.6
2) Somewhat satisfied35049.0
3) Somewhat dissatisfied15221.3
4) Very dissatisfied446.2
Missing37 
TOTAL715100.0
196) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with other clergy (SATCLRGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied25534.7
2) Somewhat satisfied37250.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied10013.6
4) Very dissatisfied71.0
Missing18 
TOTAL734100.0
197) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with lay leaders in this congregation (SATLAYLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied39453.7
2) Somewhat satisfied30641.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied334.5
4) Very dissatisfied10.1
Missing18 
TOTAL734100.0
198) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with the senior leader (pastor, priest, minister) here (SATSENR)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied38152.3
2) Somewhat satisfied22130.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied7810.7
4) Very dissatisfied486.6
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
199) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Relationships with other pastors in this congregation, if applicable (SATOTHPS)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied28852.8
2) Somewhat satisfied21639.6
3) Somewhat dissatisfied336.1
4) Very dissatisfied81.5
Missing207 
TOTAL545100.0
200) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your salary and benefits (SATSALRY)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied26536.2
2) Somewhat satisfied35147.9
3) Somewhat dissatisfied10314.1
4) Very dissatisfied141.9
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
201) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your family life, if applicable (SATFAMLF)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied38956.9
2) Somewhat satisfied24235.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied466.7
4) Very dissatisfied71.0
Missing68 
TOTAL684100.0
202) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with . . .? Your personal life (SATPERSN)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied29840.6
2) Somewhat satisfied34647.1
3) Somewhat dissatisfied7810.6
4) Very dissatisfied121.6
Missing18 
TOTAL734100.0
203) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with your work in ministry? (SATMINST)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied27437.5
2) Somewhat satisfied39053.4
3) Somewhat dissatisfied638.6
4) Very dissatisfied40.5
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
204) At present, what is your level of satisfaction with your overall effectiveness as a pastoral leader in this particular congregation? (SATEFFCT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied29440.1
2) Somewhat satisfied37951.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied577.8
4) Very dissatisfied30.4
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
205) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Lack of agreement between the congregation and me over what my role as a pastor here is (PRBAGREE)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem111.5
2) Somewhat a problem8211.2
3) Very little problem28538.8
4) No problem35748.6
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
206) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Difficulty of having a private life apart from my ministerial role (PRBPRIV)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem496.7
2) Somewhat a problem23031.3
3) Very little problem29339.9
4) No problem16322.2
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
207) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Finding time for recreation, relaxation, and personal reflection (PRBTIME)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem9613.1
2) Somewhat a problem37350.7
3) Very little problem19226.1
4) No problem7410.1
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
208) How important are the following problems to you personally on a day-to-day basis? Relationships with the congregation's staff, if applicable (PRBSTAFF)
TOTAL%
1) Great problem324.4
2) Somewhat a problem11215.3
3) Very little problem28438.8
4) No problem30441.5
Missing20 
TOTAL732100.0
209) During the past year, how often . . . Have you experienced stress because of the challenges you face in this congregation? (EXPSTRES)
TOTAL%
1) Very often12116.6
2) Fairly often27437.5
3) Once in a while31943.6
4) Never172.3
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
210) During the past year, how often . . . Have you felt lonely and isolated in your work? (LONELY)
TOTAL%
1) Very often608.2
2) Fairly often13618.6
3) Once in a while41356.5
4) Never12216.7
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
211) During the past year, how often . . . Have you felt that your work in this congregation did not permit you to devote adequate time to your children? (TIMECHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Very often182.5
2) Fairly often10113.8
3) Once in a while26836.7
4) Never8711.9
5) Not applicable25635.1
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
212) During the past year, how often . . . Has your spouse voiced resentment over the amount of time that your ministry takes up? (RESENTTM)
TOTAL%
1) Very often212.9
2) Fairly often11115.2
3) Once in a while33846.2
4) Never12316.8
5) Not applicable13818.9
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
213) During the past year, how often . . . Has your spouse voiced resentment over the financial situation in which you find yourselves by being in pastoral ministry? (RESENTFN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often141.9
2) Fairly often588.0
3) Once in a while16622.8
4) Never34747.7
5) Not applicable14319.6
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
214) During the past year, how often have you . . . Doubted that you are called by God to the ministry? (DOUBTCLL)
TOTAL%
1) Very often101.4
2) Fairly often192.6
3) Once in a while21028.6
4) Never49467.4
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
215) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving your current position to become a pastor elsewhere? (LEAVEELS)
TOTAL%
1) Very often9412.9
2) Fairly often11415.6
3) Once in a while27237.3
4) Never25034.2
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
216) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry in a congregation to enter another type of ministry position? (LEAVEOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Very often294.0
2) Fairly often547.4
3) Once in a while30441.5
4) Never34647.2
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
217) During the past year, how often have you . . . Seriously thought of leaving pastoral ministry to enter a secular occupation? (LEAVESEC)
TOTAL%
1) Very often263.6
2) Fairly often344.7
3) Once in a while22831.3
4) Never44160.5
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
218) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with members here who are critical of your work? (STRSSMEM)
TOTAL%
1) Very often253.4
2) Fairly often658.9
3) Once in a while43158.9
4) Never21128.8
Missing20 
TOTAL732100.0
219) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with the senior pastor, priest, or leader here? (STRSSSEN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often9212.6
2) Fairly often9613.1
3) Once in a while32844.8
4) Never21629.5
Missing20 
TOTAL732100.0
220) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress as a result of dealing with pastors here other than the senior leader, if applicable? (STRSSPST)
TOTAL%
1) Very often61.0
2) Fairly often447.1
3) Once in a while22836.5
4) Never34655.4
Missing128 
TOTAL624100.0
221) During the past year, how often have you . . . Experienced stress because the senior leader was critical of your work? (STRSSCRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very often212.9
2) Fairly often466.3
3) Once in a while20027.5
4) Never46063.3
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
222) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made you feel loved and cared for? (CONGLOVE)
TOTAL%
1) Very often37451.0
2) Fairly often27837.9
3) Once in a while8111.0
4) Never10.1
Missing18 
TOTAL734100.0
223) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Listened to you talk about your private problems and concerns? (CONGLSTN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often466.3
2) Fairly often12016.4
3) Once in a while44060.0
4) Never12717.3
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
224) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Made too many demands on you? (CONGDMND)
TOTAL%
1) Very often435.9
2) Fairly often14019.2
3) Once in a while45462.1
4) Never9412.9
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
225) During the past year, how often have people in your congregation . . . Expressed interest in and concern about your well-being? (CONGINTR)
TOTAL%
1) Very often23231.7
2) Fairly often29740.5
3) Once in a while18525.2
4) Never192.6
Missing19 
TOTAL733100.0
226) During the past year, how often has the senior pastor, priest, or leader here . . . Made you feel loved and cared for? (SENLOVED)
TOTAL%
1) Very often18124.8
2) Fairly often25334.7
3) Once in a while23031.6
4) Never658.9
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
227) During the past year, how often has the senior pastor, priest, or leader here . . . Listened to you talk about your private problems and concerns? (SENLISTN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often9713.3
2) Fairly often20628.3
3) Once in a while33445.8
4) Never9212.6
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
228) During the past year, how often has the senior pastor, priest, or leader here . . . Made too many demands on you? (SENDMND)
TOTAL%
1) Very often415.6
2) Fairly often10714.7
3) Once in a while35348.4
4) Never22831.3
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
229) During the past year, how often has the senior pastor, priest, or leader here . . . Expressed interest in and concern about your well-being? (SENCNCRN)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15421.2
2) Fairly often26636.5
3) Once in a while24834.1
4) Never608.2
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
230) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have enthusiasm for my work (ENTHUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree40655.8
2) Somewhat agree28038.5
3) Neutral or unsure273.7
4) Somewhat disagree131.8
5) Strongly disagree20.3
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
231) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? This congregation is always ready to try something new (TRYNEW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7810.7
2) Somewhat agree31743.6
3) Neutral or unsure12316.9
4) Somewhat disagree17824.5
5) Strongly disagree314.3
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
232) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I could be just as happy in some other congregation, it wouldn't have to be this one (HAPPYOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9813.4
2) Somewhat agree23231.8
3) Neutral or unsure19426.6
4) Somewhat disagree15020.5
5) Strongly disagree567.7
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
233) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel drained in fulfilling my functions in this congregation (DRAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree527.2
2) Somewhat agree23332.1
3) Neutral or unsure11716.1
4) Somewhat disagree21028.9
5) Strongly disagree11415.7
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
234) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I am less patient with people in this congregation than I used to be (LESSPTNT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree223.0
2) Somewhat agree11415.7
3) Neutral or unsure11115.3
4) Somewhat disagree25635.3
5) Strongly disagree22230.6
Missing27 
TOTAL725100.0
235) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? In general, there is a good match between this congregation and my leadership (MTCHCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree36750.4
2) Somewhat agree28439.0
3) Neutral or unsure537.3
4) Somewhat disagree162.2
5) Strongly disagree81.1
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
236) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? In general, there is a good match between my leadership and other pastors here (if applicable) (MTCHOTHR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree32745.2
2) Somewhat agree22130.5
3) Neutral or unsure567.7
4) Somewhat disagree699.5
5) Strongly disagree517.0
Missing28 
TOTAL724100.0
237) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I feel negative or cynical about the people with whom I work (FEELNEG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree223.0
2) Somewhat agree10814.9
3) Neutral or unsure8611.9
4) Somewhat disagree22030.3
5) Strongly disagree28939.9
Missing27 
TOTAL725100.0
238) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I find myself frustrated in my attempts to accomplish tasks that are important to me (FRUSTRTD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree365.0
2) Somewhat agree22230.6
3) Neutral or unsure11916.4
4) Somewhat disagree21629.8
5) Strongly disagree13318.3
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
239) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Members of this congregation have a sense of excitement about the congregation's future (MEMBEXCT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21128.9
2) Somewhat agree34246.9
3) Neutral or unsure9713.3
4) Somewhat disagree669.1
5) Strongly disagree131.8
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
240) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I have accomplished many worthwhile things in my ministry here (ACCMPLSH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree37251.1
2) Somewhat agree29340.2
3) Neutral or unsure527.1
4) Somewhat disagree101.4
5) Strongly disagree10.1
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
241) The following questions are about how you feel and how things have been with you during the past four weeks. For each question, please give the one answer that comes closest to the way you have been feeling. How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you felt calm and peaceful? (FELTCALM)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time121.6
2) Most of the time29039.7
3) Some of the time32344.2
4) A little of the time9813.4
5) None of the time81.1
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
242) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you have a lot of energy? (LOTENRGY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time223.0
2) Most of the time34947.8
3) Some of the time26436.2
4) A little of the time8812.1
5) None of the time71.0
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
243) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Have you felt downhearted and depressed? (FELTDOWN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time30.4
2) Most of the time334.5
3) Some of the time19827.1
4) A little of the time32744.8
5) None of the time16923.2
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
244) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . Did you feel worn out? (FEELWORN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time50.7
2) Most of the time11515.7
3) Some of the time27036.9
4) A little of the time29239.9
5) None of the time496.7
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
245) How much of the time during the past four weeks . . . have you been happy? (BEENHPPY)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time395.3
2) Most of the time47865.4
3) Some of the time17924.5
4) A little of the time334.5
5) None of the time20.3
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
246) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I see this congregation's potential to contribute to society (POTENTLV)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time25735.3
2) Most of the time37351.2
3) Some of the time8611.8
4) A little of the time131.8
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
247) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am in touch with what's happening here (INTOUCH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time17123.4
2) Most of the time49067.0
3) Some of the time669.0
4) A little of the time40.5
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
248) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I sacrifice my own interests to meet needs of people here (SACRIFCE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time395.3
2) Most of the time22030.1
3) Some of the time37951.9
4) A little of the time8912.2
5) None of the time30.4
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
249) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am good at convincing others to do things here (PLCONVIN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time243.3
2) Most of the time31743.5
3) Some of the time31343.0
4) A little of the time719.8
5) None of the time30.4
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
250) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I seem to know what is going to happen here (KNWHAPPN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time689.4
2) Most of the time39454.3
3) Some of the time22030.3
4) A little of the time425.8
5) None of the time10.1
Missing27 
TOTAL725100.0
251) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am talented at helping others heal emotionally (HELPHEAL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time577.8
2) Most of the time37451.3
3) Some of the time25434.8
4) A little of the time425.8
5) None of the time20.3
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
252) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I put the congregation's best interests ahead of my own (BESTINTR)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time496.7
2) Most of the time32845.1
3) Some of the time27237.4
4) A little of the time7410.2
5) None of the time40.6
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
253) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am gifted when it comes to persuading others (PERSUADE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time283.8
2) Most of the time28038.5
3) Some of the time32845.1
4) A little of the time9012.4
5) None of the time20.3
Missing24 
TOTAL728100.0
254) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I am good at helping others with their emotional issues (HELPEMOT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time628.5
2) Most of the time41156.4
3) Some of the time22130.3
4) A little of the time344.7
5) None of the time10.1
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
255) How often do the following statements accurately describe you as a pastoral leader in this congregation? I believe this congregation needs to function as a community (FUNCCOMM)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time36450.6
2) Most of the time26837.3
3) Some of the time608.3
4) A little of the time212.9
5) None of the time60.8
Missing33 
TOTAL719100.0
256) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here to think about old problems in new ways (THINKNEW)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time385.2
2) Most of the time33746.4
3) Some of the time31843.7
4) A little of the time324.4
5) None of the time20.3
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
257) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I tend to allow people here to do pretty much what they want (ALLOWDO)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time60.8
2) Most of the time13518.7
3) Some of the time36150.1
4) A little of the time21429.7
5) None of the time50.7
Missing31 
TOTAL721100.0
258) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help people here learn and grow as individuals (HELPLRN)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time9212.7
2) Most of the time49868.5
3) Some of the time12717.5
4) A little of the time101.4
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
259) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? People have complete faith in me as their leader here (COMPLFTH)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time719.8
2) Most of the time50569.7
3) Some of the time13017.9
4) A little of the time182.5
5) None of the time10.1
Missing27 
TOTAL725100.0
260) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I provide appealing ideas about what we can do here (PROVIDE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time588.0
2) Most of the time46564.3
3) Some of the time18725.9
4) A little of the time121.7
5) None of the time10.1
Missing29 
TOTAL723100.0
261) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I encourage people here to think in new ways about puzzling things (PUZZLNG)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time7710.6
2) Most of the time36650.6
3) Some of the time25435.1
4) A little of the time223.0
5) None of the time50.7
Missing28 
TOTAL724100.0
262) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? As long as things are working here, I don't try to change things (NOCHANGE)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time141.9
2) Most of the time14920.6
3) Some of the time31042.8
4) A little of the time21529.7
5) None of the time365.0
Missing28 
TOTAL724100.0
263) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I make people here feel good to be around me (MAKEFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time8011.1
2) Most of the time49969.1
3) Some of the time12817.7
4) A little of the time152.1
Missing30 
TOTAL722100.0
264) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I help others find meaning in their involvement here (HELPFIND)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time7310.0
2) Most of the time51070.2
3) Some of the time13318.3
4) A little of the time111.5
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
265) How often do the following statements accurately describe you? I give personal attention to those who seem less involved here (PRSNLATT)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time314.3
2) Most of the time21028.9
3) Some of the time37751.9
4) A little of the time10614.6
5) None of the time20.3
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
266) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet? (USEDNET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily70897.5
2) At least weekly141.9
3) Less often40.6
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
267) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent or received emails? (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily71999.2
2) At least weekly50.7
4) Never10.1
Missing27 
TOTAL725100.0
268) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (including sermon preparation)? (NETRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily43459.9
2) At least weekly22130.5
3) Less often669.1
4) Never30.4
Missing28 
TOTAL724100.0
269) In the past year, how often have you . . . Sent email to individual worshipers here? (SNTEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily60683.4
2) At least weekly11215.4
3) Less often81.1
4) Never10.1
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
270) In the past year, how often have you . . . Received email from a worshiper here? (RECEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily60483.2
2) At least weekly10714.7
3) Less often152.1
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
271) In the past year, how often have you . . . Participated in a listserv or online group related to this congregation? (LISTSERV)
TOTAL%
1) Daily16322.6
2) At least weekly16723.2
3) Less often18826.1
4) Never20328.2
Missing31 
TOTAL721100.0
272) In the past year, how often have you . . . Conducted any congregational business by email? (BIZEMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily49067.5
2) At least weekly17524.1
3) Less often527.2
4) Never91.2
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
273) In the past year, how often have you . . . Used email to plan an event for this congregation? (EMAILPLN)
TOTAL%
1) Daily40355.7
2) At least weekly24233.5
3) Less often7310.1
4) Never50.7
Missing29 
TOTAL723100.0
274) In the past year, how often have you . . . Forwarded an email with spiritual or religious content to a member here? (FRWRDEML)
TOTAL%
1) Daily20728.5
2) At least weekly16622.8
3) Less often25535.1
4) Never9913.6
Missing25 
TOTAL727100.0
275) In the past year, how often have you . . . Maintained a blog related to your ministry? (BLOG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily294.0
2) At least weekly588.0
3) Less often12417.1
4) Never51470.9
Missing27 
TOTAL725100.0
276) How long does it usually take you to get to the congregation where you serve? (COMMUTE)
TOTAL%
1) 1-5 minutes20127.5
2) 6-10 minutes19226.3
3) 11-15 minutes17123.4
4) 16-20 minutes8311.4
5) 21-30 minutes517.0
6) More than 30 minutes324.4
Missing22 
TOTAL730100.0
277) Are you: (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male39051.9
2) Female36248.1
TOTAL752100.0
278) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Asian or Pacific Islander (RACASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72195.9
1) Checked314.1
TOTAL752100.0
279) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Black or African American (RACBLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74799.3
1) Checked50.7
TOTAL752100.0
280) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin (RACHISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74298.7
1) Checked101.3
TOTAL752100.0
281) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Indian (American) or Alaska Native (RACINDN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74599.1
1) Checked70.9
TOTAL752100.0
282) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) White or Caucasian (RACWHT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked729.6
1) Checked68090.4
TOTAL752100.0
283) What is your race or origin? (Check all that apply.) Some other race (RACOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75099.7
1) Checked20.3
TOTAL752100.0
284) Would you describe yourself as Hispanic or Latino/a? (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes71.0
2) No69699.0
Missing49 
TOTAL703100.0
285) In what year were you born? (YEARBORN)
TOTAL%
1935) 10.1
1937) 10.1
1940) 20.3
1942) 20.3
1943) 30.4
1944) 40.6
1945) 111.5
1946) 172.3
1947) 162.2
1948) 121.7
1949) 81.1
1950) 131.8
1951) 141.9
1952) 121.7
1953) 172.3
1954) 273.7
1955) 162.2
1956) 192.6
1957) 101.4
1958) 182.5
1959) 172.3
1960) 111.5
1961) 192.6
1962) 71.0
1963) 172.3
1964) 91.2
1965) 121.7
1966) 111.5
1967) 172.3
1968) 233.2
1969) 182.5
1970) 253.4
1971) 192.6
1972) 182.5
1973) 192.6
1974) 131.8
1975) 243.3
1976) 263.6
1977) 304.1
1978) 324.4
1979) 375.1
1980) 314.3
1981) 283.9
1982) 223.0
1983) 91.2
1984) 81.1
1985) 10.1
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
286) Which of the following best describes your current marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Never married8711.9
2) In first marriage53573.2
3) Divorced or separated435.9
4) Widowed71.0
5) Remarried after death of spouse50.7
6) Remarried after divorce456.2
7) In a committed relationship91.2
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
287) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed full-time (SPEMFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked45059.8
1) Checked30240.2
TOTAL752100.0
288) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Employed or self-employed part-time (SPEMPLYD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59779.4
1) Checked15520.6
TOTAL752100.0
289) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Student (SPSTDNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72195.9
1) Checked314.1
TOTAL752100.0
290) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Homemaker (SPHOME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66688.6
1) Checked8611.4
TOTAL752100.0
291) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Retired (SPRETIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72596.4
1) Checked273.6
TOTAL752100.0
292) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Other (SPOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75099.7
1) Checked20.3
TOTAL752100.0
293) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Unemployed (SPUNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74198.5
1) Checked111.5
TOTAL752100.0
294) If currently married or in a committed relationship, what is your spouse or partner's employment status? Disabled (SPDISABL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74799.3
1) Checked50.7
TOTAL752100.0
295) Is your spouse or partner an ordained minister? (SPMNSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and served in this congregation223.7
2) Yes, but serves elsewhere7312.2
3) No48080.0
4) No, but he/she is a lay minister or pastoral leader254.2
Missing152 
TOTAL600100.0
296) How many people in your household (including you) are: Less than 6 years old? (HSHLD6)
TOTAL%
0) 22853.3
1) 12028.0
2) 7216.8
3) 61.4
4) 20.5
Missing324 
TOTAL428100.0
297) How many people in your household (including you) are: 6 to 12 years old? (HSHLD12)
TOTAL%
0) 025062.8
1) 18822.1
2) 25313.3
3) 351.3
4) 410.3
99) Checked10.3
Missing354 
TOTAL398100.0
298) How many people in your household (including you) are: 13 to 18 years old? (HSHLD18)
TOTAL%
0) 25070.2
1) 7220.2
2) 287.9
3) 51.4
4) 10.3
Missing396 
TOTAL356100.0
299) How many people in your household (including you) are: 19 to 24 years old? (HSHLD24)
TOTAL%
0) 24676.6
1) 4915.3
2) 195.9
3) 61.9
4) 10.3
Missing431 
TOTAL321100.0
300) How many people in your household (including you) are: 25 years or older? (HSHLD25)
TOTAL%
0) 0314.5
1) 113419.3
2) 250071.8
3) 3202.9
4) 440.6
5) 550.7
99) Checked20.3
Missing56 
TOTAL696100.0
301) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? Less than 6 years old (HSCNG6)
TOTAL%
0) 21452.6
1) 11327.8
2) 6917.0
3) 82.0
4) 30.7
Missing345 
TOTAL407100.0
302) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 6 to 12 years old (HSCNG12)
TOTAL%
0) 023462.1
1) 18522.5
2) 25314.1
3) 330.8
4) 410.3
99) Checked10.3
Missing375 
TOTAL377100.0
303) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 13 to 18 years old (HSCNG18)
TOTAL%
0) 23770.3
1) 6719.9
2) 288.3
3) 41.2
4) 10.3
Missing415 
TOTAL337100.0
304) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 19 to 24 years old (HSCNG24)
TOTAL%
0) 24183.1
1) 3411.7
2) 134.5
3) 20.7
Missing462 
TOTAL290100.0
305) How many people in your household (including you) participate in this congregation? 25 years or older (HSCNG25)
TOTAL%
0) 0202.8
1) 121029.5
2) 246966.0
3) 391.3
4) 410.1
5) 510.1
99) Checked10.1
Missing41 
TOTAL711100.0
306) How many children of any age do you have, whether they live at home or elsewhere? Please write the number. (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) 19426.9
1) 12917.9
2) 25235.0
3) 10614.7
4) 294.0
5) 81.1
6) 10.1
7) 10.1
Missing32 
TOTAL720100.0
307) How many of your children of any age live at home with you? Please write the number. (CHLDHOME)
TOTAL%
0) 32345.4
1) 15621.9
2) 17224.2
3) 486.8
4) 121.7
Missing41 
TOTAL711100.0
308) What is the highest educational level you have completed apart from your theological education? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
4) Completed high school40.5
6) Associate degree20.3
7) Bachelor's degree from a university or college49868.3
8) Master's, Doctorate, or other graduate degree22530.9
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
309) Where were you born? (WHEREBRN)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States68393.7
2) In another English-speaking country111.5
3) In a non-English speaking country354.8
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
310) Where were your parents born? (PARBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Both born in United States66290.8
2) Only father born in the United States131.8
3) Only mother born in the United States121.6
4) Both father and mother born in another country425.8
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
311) Where did you live when you were 5 years old? (LIVEFIVE)
TOTAL%
1) In the United States68594.0
2) In another country446.0
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
312) When you were 5 years old, was English your primary language? (ENGLISH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes70195.9
2) No304.1
Missing21 
TOTAL731100.0
313) Job #1: Job description (JB1DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work5712.6
2) Solo pastor4810.6
3) Senior pastor20.4
4) Co-pastor40.9
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation132.9
6) Associate/Assistant pastor18741.4
7) Interim pastor71.5
8) Regional staff40.9
9) National staff30.7
10) Chaplain296.4
11) Other ministry9721.5
12) Lay minister of pastoral leader10.2
Missing300 
TOTAL452100.0
314) Job #1: Month job began (JB1MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 235.2
2) 102.3
3) 102.3
4) 71.6
5) 265.9
6) 9020.4
7) 6314.3
8) 9120.6
9) 7416.8
10) 286.3
11) 112.5
12) 81.8
Missing311 
TOTAL441100.0
315) Job #1: Year job began (JB1YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1961) 10.2
1967) 10.2
1968) 10.2
1969) 10.2
1970) 20.4
1971) 30.7
1972) 61.3
1973) 81.8
1974) 30.7
1975) 51.1
1976) 51.1
1977) 71.6
1978) 81.8
1979) 61.3
1980) 92.0
1981) 112.4
1982) 81.8
1983) 122.7
1984) 61.3
1985) 61.3
1986) 112.4
1987) 143.1
1988) 30.7
1989) 30.7
1990) 81.8
1991) 132.9
1992) 184.0
1993) 81.8
1994) 173.8
1995) 92.0
1996) 143.1
1997) 143.1
1998) 122.7
1999) 194.2
2000) 132.9
2001) 224.9
2002) 122.7
2003) 163.5
2004) 184.0
2005) 296.4
2006) 276.0
2007) 204.4
2008) 173.8
2009) 40.9
2010) 10.2
Missing301 
TOTAL451100.0
316) Job #1: Month job ended (JB1MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 276.2
2) 214.8
3) 214.8
4) 184.1
5) 358.0
6) 7016.1
7) 439.9
8) 8820.2
9) 378.5
10) 317.1
11) 204.6
12) 245.5
Missing317 
TOTAL435100.0
317) Job #1: Year job ended (JB1YREND)
TOTAL%
1963) 10.2
1970) 10.2
1972) 10.2
1973) 20.4
1974) 61.3
1975) 30.7
1976) 61.3
1977) 40.9
1978) 20.4
1979) 61.3
1980) 40.9
1981) 81.8
1982) 30.7
1983) 112.4
1984) 51.1
1985) 51.1
1986) 102.2
1987) 102.2
1988) 71.6
1989) 61.3
1990) 132.9
1991) 51.1
1992) 61.3
1993) 112.4
1994) 112.4
1995) 102.2
1996) 122.7
1997) 163.6
1998) 112.4
1999) 51.1
2000) 204.5
2001) 184.0
2002) 235.1
2003) 92.0
2004) 194.2
2005) 194.2
2006) 327.1
2007) 337.3
2008) 306.7
2009) 265.8
2010) 173.8
2011) 20.4
Missing303 
TOTAL449100.0
318) Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (JB1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 030.7
5) 510.2
8) 810.2
9) 910.2
10) 1051.2
12) 1210.2
15) 1571.7
16) 1610.2
18) 1810.2
20) 20337.8
25) 25133.1
30) 30194.5
32) 3230.7
35) 3571.7
37) 3710.2
38) 3830.7
40) 4024457.8
41) 4130.7
45) 4571.7
48) 4840.9
50) 50399.2
51) 5130.7
52) 5210.2
55) 5592.1
58) 5810.2
60) 6061.4
70) 7010.2
75) 7510.2
999) Salaried30.7
Missing330 
TOTAL422100.0
319) Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (JB1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 61.4
12) 10.2
15) 40.9
18) 10.2
20) 184.2
25) 102.3
30) 214.8
32) 10.2
35) 133.0
36) 10.2
37) 10.2
38) 10.2
40) 7818.0
41) 40.9
42) 20.5
45) 368.3
46) 10.2
47) 10.2
48) 92.1
50) 9121.0
51) 102.3
52) 30.7
53) 10.2
55) 358.1
56) 10.2
57) 10.2
58) 40.9
60) 4710.9
61) 51.2
63) 10.2
65) 61.4
70) 92.1
72) 20.5
75) 40.9
80) 20.5
85) 10.2
90) 10.2
Missing319 
TOTAL433100.0
320) Job #1: Average worship attendance (JB1WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL312437.372592
321) Job #1: Job overlap (JB1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap40592.9
1) Secular-ministry bivocation71.6
2) Ministry-ministry overlap153.4
3) Secular-secular overlap10.2
4) Secular-ministry overlap71.6
9) Overlap-type unknown10.2
Missing316 
TOTAL436100.0
322) Job #1: Community (JB1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area5011.3
2) Town or small city (Under 250,000)13931.3
3) Suburb of a large metro area13831.1
4) Large metro area (250,000 or more)11726.4
Missing308 
TOTAL444100.0
323) Job #2: Job Description (JB2DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work259.6
2) Solo pastor4918.8
3) Senior pastor31.2
4) Co-pastor72.7
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation31.2
6) Associate/assistant pastor8331.9
7) Interim pastor166.2
8) Regional staff31.2
9) National staff10.4
10) Chaplain114.2
11) Other ministry5922.7
Missing492 
TOTAL260100.0
324) Job #2: Month job began (JB2MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 176.8
2) 93.6
3) 104.0
4) 145.6
5) 166.4
6) 228.8
7) 3413.7
8) 3614.5
9) 4216.9
10) 2510.0
11) 156.0
12) 93.6
Missing503 
TOTAL249100.0
325) Job #2: Year job began (JB2YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1963) 10.4
1970) 10.4
1972) 10.4
1973) 10.4
1974) 41.5
1975) 51.9
1976) 62.3
1977) 41.5
1978) 20.8
1979) 51.9
1980) 62.3
1981) 83.1
1982) 31.1
1983) 72.7
1984) 31.1
1985) 31.1
1986) 103.8
1987) 72.7
1988) 62.3
1989) 72.7
1990) 114.2
1991) 41.5
1992) 72.7
1993) 93.4
1994) 83.1
1995) 83.1
1996) 124.6
1997) 103.8
1998) 41.5
1999) 41.5
2000) 197.3
2001) 83.1
2002) 145.4
2003) 83.1
2004) 83.1
2005) 83.1
2006) 155.7
2007) 83.1
2008) 20.8
2009) 31.1
2010) 10.4
Missing491 
TOTAL261100.0
326) Job #2: Month job ended (JB2MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 72.8
2) 124.8
3) 114.4
4) 176.9
5) 239.3
6) 3915.7
7) 166.5
8) 3915.7
9) 228.9
10) 197.7
11) 114.4
12) 3212.9
Missing504 
TOTAL248100.0
327) Job #2: Year job ended (JB2YREND)
TOTAL%
1967) 10.4
1973) 10.4
1974) 10.4
1975) 10.4
1977) 31.1
1978) 31.1
1979) 10.4
1980) 62.3
1981) 62.3
1982) 51.9
1983) 31.1
1984) 31.1
1985) 31.1
1986) 31.1
1987) 62.3
1988) 51.9
1989) 93.4
1990) 83.1
1991) 72.7
1992) 51.9
1993) 83.1
1994) 62.3
1995) 51.9
1996) 41.5
1997) 62.3
1998) 166.1
1999) 51.9
2000) 114.2
2001) 83.1
2002) 124.6
2003) 155.7
2004) 197.3
2005) 83.1
2006) 83.1
2007) 197.3
2008) 207.7
2009) 72.7
2010) 41.5
Missing491 
TOTAL261100.0
328) Job #2: Average paid hours worked per week (JB2PDHRS)
TOTAL%
4) 410.4
10) 1062.5
12) 1210.4
15) 15135.4
16) 1610.4
18) 1820.8
20) 20197.9
23) 2310.4
25) 2552.1
30) 30104.1
32) 3210.4
35) 3541.7
36) 3610.4
38) 3810.4
40) 4012752.5
41) 4120.8
45) 4572.9
50) 50239.5
51) 5110.4
52) 5210.4
55) 5541.7
60) 6062.5
994) Stipend, allowance20.8
999) Salaried31.2
Missing510 
TOTAL242100.0
329) Job #2: Average actual worked hours per week (JB2ACTHR)
TOTAL%
4) 10.4
5) 10.4
8) 10.4
10) 52.0
12) 10.4
15) 104.1
18) 10.4
20) 156.1
22) 10.4
25) 41.6
28) 10.4
30) 114.5
32) 10.4
33) 10.4
35) 62.4
37) 10.4
40) 3815.4
41) 31.2
45) 135.3
46) 10.4
47) 20.8
48) 20.8
49) 10.4
50) 5321.5
51) 72.8
52) 10.4
55) 135.3
60) 2911.8
61) 31.2
63) 10.4
65) 93.7
70) 52.0
75) 31.2
80) 10.4
Missing506 
TOTAL246100.0
330) Job #2: Average worship attendance (JB2WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL179566.492930
331) Job #2: Job overlap (JB2OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap22386.8
1) Secular-ministry bivocation93.5
2) Ministry-ministry overlap166.2
3) Secular-secular overlap10.4
4) Secular-ministry overlap72.7
9) Overlap-type unknown10.4
Missing495 
TOTAL257100.0
332) Job #2: Community (JB2COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area2710.5
2) Town or small city8231.9
3) Suburb7127.6
4) Large metro area7730.0
Missing495 
TOTAL257100.0
333) Job #3: Job description (JB3DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work1810.6
2) Solo pastor2917.1
3) Senior pastor116.5
4) Co-pastor21.2
5) Solo pastor serving more than one congregation21.2
6) Associate/assistant Pastor4124.1
7) Interim pastor1810.6
8) Regional staff10.6
9) National staff10.6
10) Chaplain116.5
11) Other ministry3621.2
Missing582 
TOTAL170100.0
334) Job #3: Month job began (JB3MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 106.2
2) 85.0
3) 138.1
4) 74.3
5) 148.7
6) 2213.7
7) 148.7
8) 1710.6
9) 3018.6
10) 116.8
11) 148.7
12) 10.6
Missing591 
TOTAL161100.0
335) Job #3: Year job began (JB3YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1967) 10.6
1973) 10.6
1974) 10.6
1976) 10.6
1977) 31.8
1978) 31.8
1980) 52.9
1981) 42.4
1982) 42.4
1983) 21.2
1984) 42.4
1985) 63.5
1986) 31.8
1987) 52.9
1988) 31.8
1989) 84.7
1990) 63.5
1991) 74.1
1992) 52.9
1993) 63.5
1994) 52.9
1995) 31.8
1996) 21.2
1997) 52.9
1998) 116.5
1999) 52.9
2000) 63.5
2001) 84.7
2002) 74.1
2003) 52.9
2004) 105.9
2005) 84.7
2006) 31.8
2007) 63.5
2008) 63.5
2009) 10.6
2010) 10.6
Missing582 
TOTAL170100.0
336) Job #3: Month job ended (JB3MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 95.6
2) 148.7
3) 74.3
4) 53.1
5) 148.7
6) 3219.9
7) 1710.6
8) 2113.0
9) 63.7
10) 106.2
11) 31.9
12) 2314.3
Missing591 
TOTAL161100.0
337) Job #3: Year job ended (JB3YREND)
TOTAL%
1969) 10.6
1975) 10.6
1981) 31.8
1982) 31.8
1983) 10.6
1984) 21.2
1986) 10.6
1987) 42.4
1988) 10.6
1989) 84.7
1990) 63.5
1991) 74.1
1992) 31.8
1993) 42.4
1994) 63.5
1995) 95.3
1996) 10.6
1997) 74.1
1998) 63.5
1999) 95.3
2000) 95.3
2001) 52.9
2002) 105.9
2003) 105.9
2004) 52.9
2005) 74.1
2006) 63.5
2007) 105.9
2008) 127.1
2009) 105.9
2010) 31.8
Missing582 
TOTAL170100.0
338) Job #3: Average paid hours worked per week (JB3PDHRS)
TOTAL%
4) 410.6
5) 510.6
10) 1074.4
15) 1542.5
16) 1610.6
20) 201610.0
23) 2310.6
25) 2585.0
30) 3010.6
32) 3210.6
35) 3521.3
36) 3610.6
40) 409358.1
41) 4110.6
45) 4510.6
50) 50138.1
55) 5521.3
60) 6021.3
65) 6510.6
999) Salaried31.9
Missing592 
TOTAL160100.0
339) Job #3: Average actual hours worked per week (JB3ACTHR)
TOTAL%
4) 10.6
7) 10.6
10) 53.1
12) 10.6
15) 31.9
20) 116.8
22) 10.6
23) 10.6
25) 53.1
30) 74.3
33) 10.6
35) 53.1
36) 10.6
40) 2213.6
41) 10.6
45) 1811.1
50) 3421.0
51) 42.5
55) 127.4
57) 10.6
60) 1710.5
61) 31.9
65) 31.9
70) 42.5
Missing590 
TOTAL162100.0
340) Job #3: Average worship attendance (JB3WORAT)
TOTAL%
15) 10.9
20) 10.9
30) 10.9
40) 32.7
50) 32.7
60) 32.7
70) 10.9
75) 10.9
90) 21.8
95) 10.9
100) 54.5
120) 21.8
125) 10.9
130) 10.9
140) 10.9
150) 65.4
160) 21.8
175) 10.9
180) 10.9
200) 87.1
225) 10.9
230) 10.9
250) 98.0
259) 10.9
285) 10.9
300) 76.3
350) 43.6
400) 76.3
450) 21.8
490) 10.9
500) 43.6
600) 43.6
650) 10.9
700) 43.6
800) 10.9
900) 10.9
1000) 54.5
1200) 32.7
1400) 10.9
1700) 10.9
1800) 10.9
2000) 10.9
2500) 10.9
3000) 10.9
3300) 10.9
5000) 21.8
6000) 10.9
Missing640 
TOTAL112100.0
341) Job #3: Job overlap (JB3OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap15189.9
1) Secular-ministry bivocation42.4
2) Ministry-ministry overlap116.5
4) Secular-ministry overlap10.6
9) Overlap-type unknown10.6
Missing584 
TOTAL168100.0
342) Job #3: Community (JB3COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural Area127.1
2) Town or small city6337.3
3) Suburb4929.0
4) Large metro area4526.6
Missing583 
TOTAL169100.0
343) Job #4: Job description (JB4DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work1211.3
2) Solo pastor1413.2
3) Senior pastor109.4
4) Co-pastor10.9
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations21.9
6) Associate/assistant Pastor2119.8
7) Interim pastor1817.0
8) Regional staff43.8
9) National staff10.9
10) Chaplain65.7
11) Other ministry1716.0
Missing646 
TOTAL106100.0
344) Job #4: Month job began (JB4MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 1818.9
2) 66.3
3) 22.1
4) 66.3
5) 66.3
6) 1212.6
7) 99.5
8) 1212.6
9) 99.5
10) 1010.5
11) 22.1
12) 33.2
Missing657 
TOTAL95100.0
345) Job #4: Year job began (JB4YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1969) 10.9
1976) 10.9
1981) 32.8
1982) 21.9
1983) 10.9
1984) 32.8
1986) 10.9
1987) 65.7
1988) 10.9
1989) 32.8
1990) 65.7
1991) 32.8
1992) 54.7
1993) 43.8
1994) 32.8
1995) 76.6
1996) 32.8
1997) 54.7
1998) 43.8
1999) 43.8
2000) 1110.4
2001) 43.8
2002) 65.7
2003) 32.8
2004) 43.8
2005) 21.9
2006) 32.8
2007) 32.8
2008) 21.9
2009) 21.9
Missing646 
TOTAL106100.0
346) Job #4: Month job ended (JB4MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 55.2
2) 66.2
3) 77.2
4) 44.1
5) 1010.3
6) 1919.6
7) 1212.4
8) 1313.4
9) 55.2
10) 55.2
11) 44.1
12) 77.2
Missing655 
TOTAL97100.0
347) Job #4: Year job ended (JB4YREND)
TOTAL%
1976) 10.9
1979) 10.9
1982) 10.9
1983) 10.9
1984) 21.9
1987) 10.9
1988) 10.9
1989) 65.7
1990) 21.9
1991) 21.9
1992) 32.8
1993) 10.9
1994) 21.9
1995) 21.9
1996) 10.9
1997) 10.9
1998) 54.7
1999) 54.7
2000) 32.8
2001) 1110.4
2002) 32.8
2003) 87.5
2004) 76.6
2005) 1110.4
2006) 21.9
2007) 54.7
2008) 87.5
2009) 54.7
2010) 54.7
Missing646 
TOTAL106100.0
348) Job #4: Average paid hours worked per week (JB4PDHRS)
TOTAL%
4) 11.0
8) 11.0
10) 55.1
15) 33.1
20) 99.2
25) 33.1
30) 33.1
32) 11.0
33) 11.0
35) 22.0
40) 5455.1
41) 11.0
45) 11.0
50) 77.1
51) 11.0
55) 22.0
60) 22.0
65) 11.0
Missing654 
TOTAL98100.0
349) Job #4: Average actual hours worked per week (JB4ACTHR)
TOTAL%
4) 11.0
5) 11.0
6) 11.0
10) 43.9
14) 11.0
15) 43.9
20) 54.9
24) 11.0
25) 11.0
30) 32.9
35) 54.9
37) 22.0
40) 1918.6
45) 54.9
50) 1817.6
51) 43.9
52) 32.9
55) 54.9
60) 1413.7
65) 32.9
70) 11.0
75) 11.0
Missing650 
TOTAL102100.0
350) Job #4: Average worship attendance (JB4WORAT)
TOTAL%
10) 11.4
35) 11.4
50) 11.4
55) 11.4
60) 34.2
65) 11.4
75) 22.8
85) 11.4
100) 45.6
120) 11.4
125) 11.4
130) 11.4
145) 11.4
150) 68.5
200) 811.3
220) 22.8
225) 11.4
250) 57.0
275) 22.8
300) 57.0
320) 11.4
325) 11.4
335) 11.4
350) 11.4
400) 34.2
450) 22.8
500) 11.4
600) 22.8
750) 11.4
800) 22.8
950) 11.4
1000) 34.2
1200) 22.8
1300) 11.4
3300) 11.4
Missing681 
TOTAL71100.0
351) Job #4: Job overlap (JB4OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap9186.7
1) Secular-ministry bivocation32.9
2) Ministry-ministry overlap98.6
4) Secular-ministry overlap11.0
9) Overlap type unknown11.0
Missing647 
TOTAL105100.0
352) Job #4: Community (JB4COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area1110.3
2) Town or small city3431.8
3) Suburb3129.0
4) Large metro area3129.0
Missing645 
TOTAL107100.0
353) Job #5: Job description (JB5DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work46.3
2) Solo pastor57.9
3) Senior pastor46.3
5) Solo pastor serving multiple congregations11.6
6) Associate/assistant Pastor1828.6
7) Interim pastor1422.2
8) Regional staff34.8
10) Chaplain23.2
11) Other ministry1219.0
Missing689 
TOTAL63100.0
354) Job #5: Month job began (JB5MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 712.7
2) 47.3
3) 35.5
4) 23.6
5) 23.6
6) 59.1
7) 1018.2
8) 47.3
9) 1018.2
10) 23.6
11) 35.5
12) 35.5
Missing697 
TOTAL55100.0
355) Job #5: Year job began (JB5YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1976) 11.6
1979) 11.6
1982) 11.6
1984) 34.8
1987) 11.6
1989) 46.3
1990) 34.8
1991) 11.6
1992) 46.3
1993) 23.2
1994) 11.6
1995) 11.6
1996) 23.2
1997) 11.6
1998) 23.2
1999) 57.9
2000) 46.3
2001) 57.9
2002) 23.2
2003) 69.5
2004) 34.8
2005) 34.8
2006) 34.8
2007) 11.6
2008) 34.8
Missing689 
TOTAL63100.0
356) Job #5: Month Job Ended (JB5MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 35.5
3) 35.5
4) 11.8
5) 610.9
6) 1425.5
7) 59.1
8) 712.7
9) 59.1
10) 47.3
11) 35.5
12) 47.3
Missing697 
TOTAL55100.0
357) Job #5: Year Job Ended (JB5YREND)
TOTAL%
1981) 11.6
1983) 11.6
1985) 11.6
1986) 11.6
1988) 11.6
1990) 23.2
1993) 23.2
1994) 23.2
1995) 23.2
1997) 11.6
1998) 34.8
1999) 69.5
2000) 34.8
2001) 34.8
2002) 46.3
2003) 11.6
2004) 34.8
2005) 812.7
2006) 34.8
2007) 46.3
2008) 57.9
2009) 11.6
2010) 46.3
2011) 11.6
Missing689 
TOTAL63100.0
358) Job #5: Average paid hours worked per week (JB5PDHRS)
TOTAL%
8) 11.7
10) 11.7
15) 11.7
20) 1118.3
30) 35.0
38) 11.7
40) 3253.3
45) 11.7
50) 35.0
51) 11.7
55) 23.3
60) 35.0
Missing692 
TOTAL60100.0
359) Job #5: Average actual hours worked per week (JB5ACTHR)
TOTAL%
8) 11.6
10) 11.6
12) 11.6
20) 711.3
22) 11.6
25) 34.8
30) 23.2
36) 11.6
40) 1117.7
41) 11.6
45) 23.2
50) 914.5
51) 46.5
52) 23.2
55) 46.5
60) 69.7
65) 46.5
70) 11.6
75) 11.6
Missing690 
TOTAL62100.0
360) Job #5: Average worship attendance (JB5WORAT)
TOTAL%
40) 24.5
50) 24.5
70) 12.3
75) 12.3
85) 12.3
100) 12.3
125) 12.3
135) 12.3
150) 511.4
175) 24.5
200) 49.1
275) 12.3
300) 24.5
330) 12.3
350) 12.3
440) 12.3
450) 12.3
500) 24.5
700) 24.5
750) 12.3
756) 12.3
800) 511.4
880) 12.3
1100) 12.3
1200) 12.3
1500) 12.3
1800) 12.3
Missing708 
TOTAL44100.0
361) Job #5: Job overlap (JB5OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap5181.0
1) Secular-ministry bivocation11.6
2) Ministry-ministry overlap812.7
3) Secular-secular overlap11.6
4) Secular-ministry overlap11.6
9) Overlap type unknown11.6
Missing689 
TOTAL63100.0
362) Job #5: Community (JB5COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area34.8
2) Town or small city2540.3
3) Suburb1727.4
4) Large metro area1727.4
Missing690 
TOTAL62100.0
363) Job #6: Job description (JB6DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work25.9
2) Solo pastor25.9
3) Senior pastor12.9
4) Co-pastor12.9
6) Associate/Assistant Pastor823.5
7) Interim pastor1132.4
10) Chaplain25.9
11) Other ministry720.6
Missing718 
TOTAL34100.0
364) Job #6: Month job began (JB6MNBEG)
TOTAL%
3) 26.5
4) 13.2
6) 39.7
7) 39.7
8) 722.6
9) 619.4
10) 619.4
11) 13.2
12) 26.5
Missing721 
TOTAL31100.0
365) Job #6: Year job began (JB6YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1981) 12.9
1984) 12.9
1985) 12.9
1986) 12.9
1989) 12.9
1990) 25.9
1993) 25.9
1994) 25.9
1995) 12.9
1998) 25.9
1999) 411.8
2000) 25.9
2001) 12.9
2002) 38.8
2003) 12.9
2004) 25.9
2005) 25.9
2006) 12.9
2007) 25.9
2008) 25.9
Missing718 
TOTAL34100.0
366) Job #6: Month job ended (JB6MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 26.1
2) 26.1
3) 26.1
4) 13.0
5) 13.0
6) 618.2
7) 26.1
8) 824.2
9) 618.2
10) 13.0
12) 26.1
Missing719 
TOTAL33100.0
367) Job #6: Year job ended (JB6YREND)
TOTAL%
1984) 12.9
1985) 12.9
1988) 12.9
1989) 12.9
1991) 12.9
1993) 12.9
1995) 38.8
1997) 12.9
2000) 38.8
2002) 12.9
2003) 38.8
2004) 25.9
2005) 38.8
2006) 38.8
2007) 12.9
2008) 411.8
2009) 25.9
2010) 25.9
Missing718 
TOTAL34100.0
368) Job #6: Average paid hours worked per week (JB6PDHRS)
TOTAL%
4) 13.1
5) 13.1
20) 412.5
25) 26.3
30) 39.4
40) 1237.5
45) 13.1
50) 39.4
51) 13.1
60) 26.3
65) 13.1
70) 13.1
Missing720 
TOTAL32100.0
369) Job #6: Average actual hours worked per week (JB6ACTHR)
TOTAL%
4) 12.9
5) 12.9
20) 38.8
22) 12.9
25) 12.9
30) 411.8
35) 12.9
40) 411.8
45) 25.9
47) 12.9
50) 411.8
51) 12.9
55) 25.9
57) 12.9
60) 411.8
61) 12.9
65) 12.9
70) 12.9
Missing718 
TOTAL34100.0
370) Job #6: Average worship attendance (JB6WORAT)
TOTAL%
40) 14.8
50) 14.8
80) 14.8
100) 14.8
120) 29.5
200) 14.8
230) 14.8
250) 14.8
300) 314.3
400) 14.8
450) 14.8
500) 14.8
700) 14.8
1000) 29.5
1200) 29.5
1700) 14.8
Missing731 
TOTAL21100.0
371) Job #6: Job overlap (JB6OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap2676.5
2) Ministry-ministry overlap617.6
3) Secular-secular overlap12.9
4) Secular-ministry overlap12.9
Missing718 
TOTAL34100.0
372) Job #6: Community (JB6COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area26.1
2) Town or small city1236.4
3) Suburb1133.3
4) Large metro area824.2
Missing719 
TOTAL33100.0
373) Job #7: Job description (JB7DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work325.0
6) Associate/Assistant Pastor216.7
7) Interim pastor216.7
8) Regional staff216.7
11) Other ministry325.0
Missing740 
TOTAL12100.0
374) Job #7: Month job began (JB7MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 19.1
3) 19.1
6) 19.1
7) 218.2
8) 19.1
9) 218.2
10) 218.2
11) 19.1
Missing741 
TOTAL11100.0
375) Job #7: Year job began (JB7YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1984) 18.3
1985) 18.3
1991) 18.3
1993) 18.3
1994) 18.3
1997) 18.3
2000) 18.3
2003) 18.3
2004) 216.7
2006) 18.3
2008) 18.3
Missing740 
TOTAL12100.0
376) Job #7: Month job ended (JB7MNEND)
TOTAL%
3) 19.1
6) 19.1
8) 436.4
10) 19.1
11) 19.1
12) 327.3
Missing741 
TOTAL11100.0
377) Job #7: Year job ended (JB7YREND)
TOTAL%
1985) 18.3
1988) 18.3
1994) 18.3
1995) 18.3
1996) 18.3
1999) 18.3
2005) 18.3
2006) 216.7
2007) 216.7
2008) 18.3
Missing740 
TOTAL12100.0
378) Job #7: Average paid hours worked per week (JB7PDHRS)
TOTAL%
1) 19.1
10) 19.1
20) 327.3
30) 19.1
40) 436.4
45) 19.1
Missing741 
TOTAL11100.0
379) Job #7: Average actual hours worked per week (JB7ACTHR)
TOTAL%
20) 436.4
25) 19.1
30) 19.1
40) 218.2
45) 19.1
55) 19.1
60) 19.1
Missing741 
TOTAL11100.0
380) Job #7: Average worship attendance (JB7WORAT)
TOTAL%
80) 133.3
125) 133.3
450) 133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
381) Job #7: Job overlap (JB7OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1083.3
2) Ministry-ministry overlap216.7
Missing740 
TOTAL12100.0
382) Job #7: Community (JB7COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural area18.3
2) Town or small city433.3
3) Suburb541.7
4) Large metro area216.7
Missing740 
TOTAL12100.0
383) Job #8: Job description (JB8DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work225.0
2) Solo pastor225.0
6) Associate/Assistant Pastor112.5
7) Interim pastor337.5
Missing744 
TOTAL8100.0
384) Job #8: Month job began (JB8MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 112.5
3) 112.5
6) 112.5
8) 337.5
11) 225.0
Missing744 
TOTAL8100.0
385) Job #8: Year job began (JB8YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1985) 112.5
1988) 112.5
1995) 112.5
1996) 112.5
2005) 225.0
2007) 112.5
2008) 112.5
Missing744 
TOTAL8100.0
386) Job #8: Month job ended (JB8MNEND)
TOTAL%
3) 337.5
6) 225.0
7) 112.5
8) 112.5
10) 112.5
Missing744 
TOTAL8100.0
387) Job #8: Year job ended (JB8YREND)
TOTAL%
1989) 112.5
1991) 112.5
2001) 112.5
2006) 112.5
2007) 112.5
2008) 337.5
Missing744 
TOTAL8100.0
388) Job #8: Average paid hours worked per week (JB8PDHRS)
TOTAL%
10) 114.3
40) 457.1
45) 114.3
50) 114.3
Missing745 
TOTAL7100.0
389) Job #8: Average actual hours worked per week (JB8ACTHR)
TOTAL%
10) 114.3
40) 228.6
45) 114.3
50) 114.3
55) 114.3
65) 114.3
Missing745 
TOTAL7100.0
390) Job #8: Average worship attendance (JB8WORAT)
TOTAL%
45) 133.3
300) 133.3
400) 133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
391) Job #8: Job overlap (JB8OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap8100.0
Missing744 
TOTAL8100.0
392) Job #8: Community (JB8COMM)
TOTAL%
2) Town or small city562.5
3) Suburb225.0
4) Large metro area112.5
Missing744 
TOTAL8100.0
393) Job #9: Job description (JB9DESCR)
TOTAL%
2) Solo pastor133.3
7) Interim pastor266.7
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
394) Job #9: Month job began (JB9MNBEG)
TOTAL%
6) 133.3
8) 133.3
9) 133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
395) Job #9: Year job began (JB9YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1989) 133.3
1991) 133.3
2007) 133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
396) Job #9: Month job ended (JB9MNEND)
TOTAL%
7) 3100.0
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
397) Job #9: Year job ended (JB9YREND)
TOTAL%
1990) 133.3
1997) 133.3
2008) 133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
398) Job #9: Average paid hours worked per week (JB9PDHRS)
TOTAL%
20) 133.3
40) 266.7
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
399) Job #9: Average actual hours worked per week (JB9ACTHR)
TOTAL%
20) 133.3
40) 133.3
45) 133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
400) Job #9: Average worship attendance (JB9WORAT)
TOTAL%
35) 133.3
150) 133.3
275) 133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
401) Job #9: Job overlap (JB9OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap3100.0
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
402) Job #9: Community (JB9COMM)
TOTAL%
2) Town or small city266.7
4) Large metro area133.3
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
403) Job #10: Job description (J10DESCR)
TOTAL%
6) Associate/Assistant pastor2100.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
404) Job #10: Month job began (J10MNBEG)
TOTAL%
7) 2100.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
405) Job #10: Year job began (J10YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1990) 150.0
1997) 150.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
406) Job #10: Month job ended (J10MNEND)
TOTAL%
1) 150.0
8) 150.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
407) Job #10: Year Job Ended (J10YREND)
TOTAL%
1992) 150.0
2006) 150.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
408) Job #10: Average paid hours worked per week (J10PDHRS)
TOTAL%
40) 2100.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
409) Job #10: Average actual hours worked per week (J10ACTHR)
TOTAL%
40) 150.0
45) 150.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
410) Job #10: Average worship attendance (J10WORAT)
TOTAL%
85) 150.0
700) 150.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
411) Job #10: Job overlap (J10OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap1100.0
Missing751 
TOTAL1100.0
412) Job #10: Community (J10COMM)
TOTAL%
2) Town or small city150.0
4) Large metro area150.0
Missing750 
TOTAL2100.0
413) More than 10 jobs since graduation (MORE10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20.4
2) No46899.6
Missing282 
TOTAL470100.0
414) Current Job #1: Job description (CJ1DESCR)
TOTAL%
6) Associate/Assistant Pastor746100.0
Missing6 
TOTAL746100.0
415) Current Job #1: Month job began (CJ1MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 7410.7
2) 304.3
3) 334.8
4) 314.5
5) 324.6
6) 7711.1
7) 9113.2
8) 11616.8
9) 8912.9
10) 517.4
11) 365.2
12) 324.6
Missing60 
TOTAL692100.0
416) Current Job #1: Year job began (CJ1YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1972) 10.1
1977) 20.3
1979) 10.1
1980) 10.1
1982) 20.3
1983) 20.3
1984) 20.3
1985) 10.1
1986) 10.1
1987) 40.5
1988) 40.5
1989) 30.4
1990) 50.7
1991) 40.5
1992) 20.3
1993) 30.4
1994) 81.1
1995) 91.2
1996) 40.5
1997) 91.2
1998) 152.0
1999) 192.5
2000) 243.2
2001) 293.9
2002) 364.8
2003) 425.6
2004) 415.5
2005) 608.0
2006) 709.3
2007) 9012.0
2008) 11114.8
2009) 8411.2
2010) 577.6
2011) 30.4
Missing3 
TOTAL749100.0
417) Current Job #1: Average paid hours worked per week (CJ1PDHRS)
TOTAL%
30) 30101.5
32) 3230.5
35) 3581.2
37) 3710.2
37.5) 37.510.2
38) 3810.2
40) 4044868.0
41) 4191.4
42) 4210.2
44) 4410.2
45) 45324.9
48) 48111.7
49) 4910.2
50) 509013.7
51) 5140.6
52) 5230.5
55) 55142.1
57) 5710.2
58) 5810.2
60) 6081.2
65) 6520.3
70) 7010.2
999) Salaried81.2
Missing93 
TOTAL659100.0
418) Current Job #1: Average actual hours worked per week (CJ1ACTHR)
TOTAL%
30) 71.0
35) 40.5
38) 20.3
39) 10.1
40) 486.5
41) 91.2
42) 71.0
43) 10.1
44) 10.1
45) 9012.2
46) 91.2
47) 20.3
48) 263.5
49) 30.4
50) 22130.1
51) 202.7
52) 111.5
53) 71.0
54) 20.3
55) 11615.8
56) 30.4
57) 20.3
58) 101.4
60) 8311.3
61) 60.8
62) 30.4
65) 172.3
67) 20.3
68) 20.3
70) 131.8
75) 50.7
80) 10.1
90) 10.1
Missing17 
TOTAL735100.0
419) Current Job #1: Average worship attendance (CJ1WORAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL604550.573581
420) Current Job #1: Job overlap (CJ1OVRLP)
TOTAL%
0) No overlap66795.7
1) Secular-ministry bivocation40.6
2) Ministry-ministry overlap101.4
4) Secular-ministry overlap91.3
9) Overlap-type unknown71.0
Missing55 
TOTAL697100.0
421) Current Job #1: Community (CJ1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Rural Area40.6
2) Town or small city27038.8
3) Suburb21931.5
4) Large metro area20229.1
Missing57 
TOTAL695100.0
422) Current Job #2: Job description (CJ2DESCR)
TOTAL%
1) Secular work250.0
10) Chaplain125.0
11) Other ministry125.0
Missing748 
TOTAL4100.0
423) Current Job #2: Month job began (CJ2MNBEG)
TOTAL%
1) 125.0
3) 125.0
5) 125.0
6) 125.0
Missing748 
TOTAL4100.0
424) Current Job #2: Year job began (CJ2YRBEG)
TOTAL%
1994) 125.0
2000) 125.0
2005) 125.0
2007) 125.0
Missing748 
TOTAL4100.0
425) Current Job #2: Average paid hours worked per week (CJ2PDHRS)
TOTAL%
9) 125.0
12) 125.0
20) 125.0
40) 125.0
Missing748 
TOTAL4100.0
426) Current Job #2: Average actual hours worked per week (CJ2ACTHR)
TOTAL%
12) 125.0
15) 125.0
20) 125.0
40) 125.0
Missing748 
TOTAL4100.0
427) Current Job #2: Job overlap (CJ2OVRLP)
TOTAL%
1) Secular-ministry250.0
2) Ministry-ministry overlap250.0
Missing748 
TOTAL4100.0
428) Current Job #2: Community (CJ2COMM)
TOTAL%
4) Large metro area3100.0
Missing749 
TOTAL3100.0
429) Web survey data (WBSURVEY)
TOTAL%
0) No49666.0
1) Yes25634.0
TOTAL752100.0
430) Year completed survey (SURVYEAR)
TOTAL%
2011) 752100.0
TOTAL752100.0
431) Congregation size (SIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL750498.672472
432) 2008 Presby ID for Associates (APID2008)
433) I-AGE: In what year were you born? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 30 or younger689.4
2) 31-4024934.3
3) 41-5015821.8
4) 51-6016122.2
5) 61+9012.4
Missing26 
TOTAL726100.0
434) I-EDUC: What is the highest educational level you have completed apart from your theological education? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Completed high school40.5
2) Associate degree20.3
3) Bachelor's degree from a university or college49868.3
4) Master's, Doctorate, or other graduate degree22530.9
Missing23 
TOTAL729100.0
435) I-GENDER: Are you: (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male39051.9
2) Female36248.1
TOTAL752100.0
436) I-THEOLOGY: Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative172.4
2) Conservative19227.2
3) Right in the middle20629.2
4) Liberal23032.6
5) Very liberal608.5
Missing47 
TOTAL705100.0