Presbyterian Panel Survey, Fall 2003 - Reparations, Clergy

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Panel Identification Number (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL94836097.866629
2) Which phrase below do you think does the best job of capturing the meaning of the term 'reparations' as you understand it? (Check only one) (DEFINE)
TOTAL%
1) Diffusing anger192.0
2) Providing compensation21022.6
3) Seeking justice12513.4
4) Making amends19420.8
5) Redistributing undeserved gains849.0
6) Reconciling divisions313.3
7) Bringing closure384.1
8) Repairing wrongs22524.2
9) Don't know or not familiar with the term50.5
Missing17 
TOTAL931100.0
3) How far would you say the United States has come toward achieving racial reconciliation? (RACE_REC)
TOTAL%
1) The task of racial reconciliation is complete.80.9
2) The task is largely accomplished.485.1
3) The task is far from accomplished but much work has been done.59763.6
4) The task is far from accomplished although some work has been done.25427.1
5) The task of racial reconciliation has barely begun.323.4
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
4) How familiar or unfamiliar are you with the concept of reparations for racial ethnic or other groups that have experienced unjust treatment? (RACE_ETH)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar15216.1
2) Familiar54057.3
3) Not too familiar23024.4
4) Not at all familiar202.1
Missing6 
TOTAL942100.0
5) Are you aware that reparations have been paid by the U.S. government to Japanese Americans who were interned during World War II? (US_JAPAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes82787.9
2) No11412.1
Missing7 
TOTAL941100.0
6) Are you aware that reparations have been paid by the Swiss government to Jewish people for bank accounts appropriated during World War II? (SWIS_JEW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74479.2
2) No19520.8
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
7) Are you aware that reparations have been paid by German corporations to persons who worked as forced laborers during World War II? (GER_LABR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48751.9
2) No45148.1
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
8) Are you aware that reparations have been paid by Canada to First Nation children who were taken from their families and placed in boarding schools? (CAN_NATN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25126.8
2) No68773.2
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
9) Are you aware that reparations have been paid by New Zealand to Maori people for wrongs committed in the late 1800s? (ZEA_MAOR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20822.2
2) No73177.8
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
10) Are you aware that reparations have been paid by Austria to people who worked as forced laborers during World War II? (AUS_LABR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21222.6
2) No72777.4
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
11) Are you aware that reparations have been paid by the United States government to some Native American peoples? (US_NATIV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74779.6
2) No19120.4
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
12) Concerning reparations, how often in the last 12 months have you read a newspaper or magazine article on this topic? (READ)
TOTAL%
1) None22924.4
2) 1-2 times48251.3
3) 3-4 times16617.7
4) 5-6 times424.5
5) 7 times or more212.2
Missing8 
TOTAL940100.0
13) Concerning reparations, how often in the last 12 months have you watched a television feature or news story on this topic? (WATCHED)
TOTAL%
1) None43846.9
2) 1-2 times40042.8
3) 3-4 times737.8
4) 5-6 times171.8
5) 7 times or more60.6
Missing14 
TOTAL934100.0
14) Concerning reparations, how often in the last 12 months have you heard or preached a sermon on this topic? (SERMON)
TOTAL%
1) None86592.4
2) 1-2 times586.2
3) 3-4 times111.2
4) 5-6 times10.1
5) 7 times or more10.1
Missing12 
TOTAL936100.0
15) Concerning reparations, how often in the last 12 months have you been involved in a conversation or discussion on this topic? (CONVERS)
TOTAL%
1) None40142.7
2) 1-2 times36138.4
3) 3-4 times12112.9
4) 5-6 times384.0
5) 7 times or more181.9
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
16) How familiar or unfamiliar are you with the proposal to have the federal government make reparations to African Americans as compensation for the slavery of their ancestors? (GOVT_AFR)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar768.1
2) Familiar45047.7
3) Not too familiar36038.1
4) Not at all familiar586.1
Missing4 
TOTAL944100.0
17) Do you think the federal government should or should not pay money to African Americans whose ancestors were slaves as compensation for that slavery? (NO_AFR)
TOTAL%
1) Should19120.4
2) Should not61565.7
3) No opinion13013.9
Missing12 
TOTAL936100.0
18) How important is the subject of reparations to you, personally? (IMPT_REP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important626.6
2) Important32334.2
3) Not too important47249.9
4) Not at all important889.3
Missing3 
TOTAL945100.0
19) Before receiving this questionnaire, were you aware that the 213th General Assembly (2001) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) created a task force to look at the issue of reparations for African Americans, Alaska Natives, Asian Americans, Mexican Americans, Native Americans, Puerto Ricans, and others who have experienced unjust treatment, and report its findings and recommendations to the 216th General Assembly (2004) regarding how the church can foster dialogue and healing? (AWARE_GA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes27529.3
2) No66370.7
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
20) Would you like the PC(USA) to develop discussion resources for congregations on reparations? (PC_DEV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely14215.1
2) Yes, probably27128.8
3) No, probably not29731.6
4) No, definitely not15316.3
5) Not sure778.2
Missing8 
TOTAL940100.0
21) Do you think the PC(USA) General Assembly should take a stand or issue a policy statement on the issue of reparations to African Americans? (AFRICAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, to oppose reparations for this group11913.0
2) Yes, to support reparations for this group24326.5
3) No37040.4
4) No opinion18420.1
Missing32 
TOTAL916100.0
22) Do you think the PC(USA) General Assembly should take a stand or issue a policy statement on the issue of reparations to Native Americans? (NATIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, to oppose reparations for this group859.3
2) Yes, to support reparations for this group33136.1
3) No33436.4
4) No opinion16718.2
Missing31 
TOTAL917100.0
23) Do you think the PC(USA) General Assembly should take a stand or issue a policy statement on the issue of reparations to Alaskan Natives? (ALASKAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, to oppose reparations for this group869.5
2) Yes, to support reparations for this group24927.4
3) No34638.1
4) No opinion22725.0
Missing40 
TOTAL908100.0
24) Do you think the PC(USA) General Assembly should take a stand or issue a policy statement on the issue of reparations to Asian Americans? (ASIAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, to oppose reparations for this group10411.4
2) Yes, to support reparations for this group18220.0
3) No37741.4
4) No opinion24827.2
Missing37 
TOTAL911100.0
25) Do you think the PC(USA) General Assembly should take a stand or issue a policy statement on the issue of reparations to to Mexican Americans? (MEXICAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, to oppose reparations for this group11312.4
2) Yes, to support reparations for this group15717.2
3) No39743.5
4) No opinion24626.9
Missing35 
TOTAL913100.0
26) Do you think the PC(USA) General Assembly should take a stand or issue a policy statement on the issue of reparations to Puerto Ricans? (PUERTO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, to oppose reparations for this group10912.0
2) Yes, to support reparations for this group14415.8
3) No39443.2
4) No opinion26529.1
Missing36 
TOTAL912100.0
27) Respondent Type (RESPTYPE)
TOTAL%
3) All clergy948100.0
TOTAL948100.0
28) Survey Form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper84889.5
2) Web10010.5
TOTAL948100.0
29) Identification number (ID2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9466097.18629
30) In what year were you ordained as a minister of the Word and Sacrament? (ORDAINED)
TOTAL%
1952) 10.1
1953) 10.1
1954) 10.1
1955) 20.2
1957) 20.2
1958) 10.1
1959) 10.1
1960) 10.1
1961) 111.2
1962) 60.6
1963) 111.2
1964) 80.9
1965) 192.0
1966) 121.3
1967) 151.6
1968) 161.7
1969) 151.6
1970) 212.2
1971) 212.2
1972) 293.1
1973) 293.1
1974) 232.4
1975) 283.0
1976) 202.1
1977) 252.7
1978) 181.9
1979) 293.1
1980) 303.2
1981) 242.6
1982) 303.2
1983) 384.0
1984) 242.6
1985) 293.1
1986) 283.0
1987) 303.2
1988) 303.2
1989) 303.2
1990) 242.6
1991) 202.1
1992) 222.3
1993) 171.8
1994) 181.9
1995) 262.8
1996) 232.4
1997) 272.9
1998) 303.2
1999) 283.0
2000) 222.3
2001) 252.7
Missing7 
TOTAL941100.0
31) If you were ordained by a denomination other than the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A) or one of its predecessor denominations, name that body: (DENOMORD)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist98.8
2) Disciples of Christ22.0
3) Episcopalian11.0
4) Lutheran22.0
5) Methodist22.0
6) Presbyterian6159.8
7) Other Presbyterian54.9
8) Reformed22.0
9) Roman Catholic11.0
10) United Church of Christ65.9
12) Other43.9
13) None76.9
Missing846 
TOTAL102100.0
32) Are you currently enrolled in a graduate school, seminary or theological school? (SCHOOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes727.7
2) No86292.3
Missing14 
TOTAL934100.0
33) [IF SCHOOL = yes] Degree sought: (DEGWORK)
TOTAL%
2) M.A.23.6
3) Th.M./S.T.M.11.8
4) D.Min.4173.2
5) Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D.1017.9
6) Other23.6
Missing892 
TOTAL56100.0
34) [IF SCHOOL = yes] School attending: (SCHOOL2)
TOTAL%
4) Ashland12.6
5) Austin12.6
13) University of Chicago Divinity12.6
18) Columbia820.5
22) Dubuque12.6
30) Fuller512.8
45) McCormick512.8
63) Pittsburg25.1
65) Princeton37.7
68) San Francisco410.3
72) St Paul12.6
88) Yale12.6
99) Other615.4
Missing909 
TOTAL39100.0
35) Before entering seminary for your B.D. or M.Div., were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (SECJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35337.6
2) No58662.4
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
36) [If SECJOB=Yes] How many years were you in that job or career? (YRSSECJB)
TOTAL%
1) 51.4
2) 205.8
3) 339.5
4) 246.9
5) 3710.7
6) 164.6
7) 195.5
8) 164.6
9) 51.4
10) 5215.0
11) 41.2
12) 174.9
13) 92.6
14) 92.6
15) 113.2
16) 61.7
17) 61.7
18) 72.0
19) 51.4
20) 185.2
22) 41.2
23) 30.9
25) 82.3
26) 10.3
27) 10.3
28) 10.3
29) 10.3
30) 41.2
33) 10.3
39) 10.3
40) 30.9
Missing601 
TOTAL347100.0
37) If no bachelor's degree, check this box (NOBACH)
TOTAL%
0) No checked93899.2
1) Checked80.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
38) In what year did you receive your B.D. degree? (YRBD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9331973.78610
39) What type of school awarded the B.D. degree? (SCHOOLBD)
TOTAL%
1) A Presbyterian-related school23325.0
2) Another church-related school18820.2
3) Other college or university51254.9
Missing15 
TOTAL933100.0
40) [If other on SCHOOLBD] From what school did you receive your B.D. degree? (NAMEBD)
TOTAL%
51) Nazarene1100.0
Missing947 
TOTAL1100.0
41) From what school did you receive your M.Div. degree? (NAMEMDIV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL93850.28825
42) In what year did you receive your M.Div. degree? (YRMDIV)
TOTAL%
1951) 10.1
1952) 10.1
1954) 10.1
1955) 10.1
1957) 30.3
1958) 10.1
1959) 30.3
1960) 30.3
1961) 101.1
1962) 91.0
1963) 111.2
1964) 50.5
1965) 212.3
1966) 131.4
1967) 141.5
1968) 171.8
1969) 181.9
1970) 222.4
1971) 323.4
1972) 252.7
1973) 232.5
1974) 202.2
1975) 283.0
1976) 222.4
1977) 293.1
1978) 192.0
1979) 323.4
1980) 283.0
1981) 252.7
1982) 353.8
1983) 353.8
1984) 303.2
1985) 313.3
1986) 222.4
1987) 333.5
1988) 333.5
1989) 272.9
1990) 202.2
1991) 192.0
1992) 181.9
1993) 222.4
1994) 181.9
1995) 293.1
1996) 272.9
1997) 232.5
1998) 272.9
1999) 171.8
2000) 151.6
2001) 121.3
Missing18 
TOTAL930100.0
43) If no other graduate degrees, check this box (GRAD)
TOTAL%
0) No checked66670.4
1) Checked28029.6
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
44) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education or religion: M.C.E./M.R.E. (MCEMRE)
TOTAL%
0) No checked93799.2
1) Checked80.8
Missing3 
TOTAL945100.0
45) In what year did you receive your M.C.E./M.R.E. degree? (YRMCEMRE)
TOTAL%
1961) 111.1
1962) 111.1
1978) 111.1
1979) 111.1
1983) 111.1
1988) 111.1
1993) 111.1
1995) 222.2
Missing939 
TOTAL9100.0
46) What school awarded the M.C.E./M.R.E. degree? (NAMEMCE)
TOTAL%
36) Iliff111.1
45) McCormick111.1
64) Presbyterian School of Christian Education222.2
66) Reformed111.1
78) Union-Virginia222.2
98) Union222.2
Missing939 
TOTAL9100.0
47) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education or religion: M.A. (MA)
TOTAL%
0) No checked89394.4
1) Checked535.6
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
48) In what year did you receive your M.A. degree? (YRRCVMA)
TOTAL%
1960) 11.9
1962) 11.9
1965) 11.9
1967) 11.9
1968) 11.9
1969) 11.9
1970) 11.9
1971) 23.8
1972) 611.5
1974) 23.8
1975) 11.9
1976) 23.8
1977) 11.9
1978) 11.9
1979) 11.9
1980) 23.8
1981) 23.8
1983) 11.9
1984) 35.8
1985) 23.8
1986) 11.9
1987) 47.7
1988) 23.8
1989) 23.8
1991) 11.9
1992) 11.9
1993) 23.8
1997) 35.8
1998) 23.8
2001) 11.9
Missing896 
TOTAL52100.0
49) What school awarded the M.A. degree? (NAMEMA)
TOTAL%
5) Austin12.1
13) University of Chicago Divinity24.2
18) Columbia12.1
22) Dubuque12.1
30) Fuller36.3
48) Methodist12.1
50) Moravian12.1
52) New Brunswick12.1
64) Presbyterian School of Christian Education36.3
65) Princeton12.1
68) San Francisco24.2
70) St. John's12.1
78) Union-Viriginia48.3
81) Vanderbilt24.2
88) Yale12.1
98) Union24.2
99) Other2143.8
Missing900 
TOTAL48100.0
50) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education or religion: Th.M./S.T.M. (THMSTM)
TOTAL%
0) No checked88793.8
1) Checked596.2
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
51) In what year did you receive your Th.M./S.T.M. degree? (YRTHMSTM)
TOTAL%
1957) 11.8
1958) 11.8
1964) 11.8
1965) 11.8
1966) 23.5
1967) 23.5
1968) 11.8
1969) 35.3
1970) 47.0
1971) 23.5
1972) 35.3
1973) 35.3
1974) 11.8
1975) 35.3
1977) 11.8
1978) 11.8
1979) 23.5
1980) 23.5
1981) 11.8
1983) 23.5
1985) 11.8
1986) 11.8
1987) 35.3
1988) 11.8
1989) 23.5
1991) 23.5
1993) 58.8
1994) 35.3
1996) 11.8
1997) 11.8
Missing891 
TOTAL57100.0
52) What school awarded the Th.M./S.T.M.? (NTHMSTM)
TOTAL%
18) Columbia58.9
22) Dubuque11.8
23) Duke University11.8
25) Eden11.8
30) Fuller11.8
34) Harvard University11.8
45) McCormick47.1
53) New York11.8
63) Pittsburgh47.1
65) Princeton1933.9
68) San Francisco11.8
69) Southeastern Baptist11.8
75) Union-Auburn35.4
78) Union-Virginia35.4
88) Yale58.9
99) Other58.9
Missing892 
TOTAL56100.0
53) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education or religion: D.Min. (DMIN)
TOTAL%
0) No checked73777.9
1) Checked20922.1
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
54) In what year did you receive your D.Min. degree? (YRDMIN)
TOTAL%
1971) 10.5
1972) 10.5
1973) 10.5
1974) 31.5
1975) 31.5
1976) 42.0
1977) 84.0
1978) 42.0
1979) 42.0
1980) 52.5
1981) 52.5
1982) 42.0
1983) 73.5
1984) 126.0
1985) 84.0
1986) 84.0
1987) 52.5
1988) 136.5
1989) 94.5
1990) 52.5
1991) 115.5
1992) 73.5
1993) 84.0
1994) 94.5
1995) 31.5
1996) 126.0
1997) 63.0
1998) 63.0
1999) 63.0
2000) 94.5
2001) 42.0
2002) 94.5
2004) 10.5
Missing747 
TOTAL201100.0
55) What school awarded the D.Min. degree? (NAMEDMIN)
TOTAL%
5) Austin126.0
8) Bethel21.0
14) Chicago Theological10.5
18) Columbia2010.1
21) Drew42.0
22) Dubuque21.0
24) Eastern Baptist63.0
25) Eden42.0
30) Fuller168.0
33) Gordon Conwell52.5
41) Louisville Presbyterian52.5
43) Lutheran Theological Seminary in Philadelphia10.5
45) McCormick4422.1
53) New York10.5
61) Perkins10.5
62) Phillips21.0
63) Pittsburgh136.5
65) Princeton63.0
68) San Francisco168.0
72) St Paul10.5
74) Trinity Evangelical10.5
76) United Theological Seminary Dayton10.5
78) Union-Virginia178.5
81) Vanderbilt21.0
83) Wesley10.5
98) Union63.0
99) Other94.5
Missing749 
TOTAL199100.0
56) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education or religion: Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. (PHDSTD)
TOTAL%
0) No checked89094.1
1) Checked565.9
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
57) In what year did you receive your Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. degree? (YRPHD)
TOTAL%
1955) 11.8
1962) 11.8
1963) 11.8
1965) 11.8
1967) 11.8
1968) 23.6
1969) 11.8
1970) 23.6
1973) 23.6
1974) 23.6
1975) 11.8
1976) 23.6
1977) 11.8
1979) 11.8
1980) 11.8
1981) 11.8
1982) 11.8
1983) 59.1
1984) 11.8
1985) 35.5
1986) 35.5
1987) 11.8
1988) 11.8
1989) 11.8
1990) 11.8
1991) 23.6
1992) 23.6
1993) 11.8
1995) 23.6
1996) 11.8
1997) 11.8
1998) 23.6
1999) 11.8
2000) 23.6
2001) 11.8
2002) 11.8
2003) 11.8
Missing893 
TOTAL55100.0
58) What school awarded the Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. degree? (NAMEPHD)
TOTAL%
13) University of Chicago Divinity23.6
16) Claremont23.6
18) Columbia11.8
21) Drew11.8
23) Duke University35.4
34) Harvard University11.8
36) Iliff11.8
41) Louisville Presbyterian11.8
63) Pittsburgh23.6
65) Princeton712.5
68) San Francisco11.8
78) Union-Virginia47.1
81) Vanderbilt35.4
88) Yale11.8
98) Union23.6
99) Other2442.9
Missing892 
TOTAL56100.0
59) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education or religion: Other degree (OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) No checked91596.7
1) Checked313.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
60) In what year did you receive the other degree? (YROTHER)
TOTAL%
1969) 14.5
1970) 14.5
1972) 29.1
1973) 313.6
1975) 14.5
1976) 14.5
1977) 14.5
1993) 313.6
1994) 14.5
1995) 14.5
1996) 14.5
1998) 14.5
2000) 14.5
2001) 29.1
2002) 29.1
Missing926 
TOTAL22100.0
61) What school awarded the other degree? (NAMEOTHR)
TOTAL%
22) Dubuque14.3
39) Lancaster14.3
63) Pittsburgh28.7
65) Princeton28.7
68) San Francisco14.3
74) Trinity Evangelical14.3
99) Other1565.2
Missing925 
TOTAL23100.0
62) Indicate any other degrees not in theology, Christian education or religion you have earned (GRAD2)
TOTAL%
1) Bachelor's degree31.8
2) Master's degree14688.5
3) Doctoral degree84.8
4) Other63.6
6) 621.2
Missing783 
TOTAL165100.0
63) In what year did you receive the other degree? (GRAD2YR)
TOTAL%
1952) 10.6
1953) 21.2
1957) 10.6
1959) 21.2
1963) 10.6
1964) 21.2
1965) 10.6
1966) 21.2
1967) 31.8
1968) 31.8
1969) 63.6
1970) 106.0
1971) 21.2
1972) 63.6
1973) 53.0
1974) 21.2
1975) 127.2
1976) 95.4
1977) 31.8
1978) 106.0
1979) 63.6
1980) 63.6
1981) 53.0
1982) 21.2
1983) 31.8
1984) 31.8
1985) 21.2
1986) 53.0
1987) 42.4
1988) 21.2
1989) 63.6
1990) 74.2
1991) 31.8
1992) 74.2
1993) 53.0
1994) 53.0
1995) 31.8
1996) 10.6
1997) 42.4
1998) 21.2
2001) 10.6
2002) 10.6
Missing782 
TOTAL166100.0
64) Indicate other degree major (MAJOR)
TOTAL%
1) Business1811.3
2) Education1911.9
3) English-languages85.0
4) Fine arts-music74.4
5) Journalism-communication21.3
6) Medical-health2415.1
7) Natural science-engineering-math-computers127.5
9) Social science-history4427.7
10) Other2515.7
Missing789 
TOTAL159100.0
65) What school awarded the other degree major? (NAMEMAJ)
TOTAL%
99) Other10100.0
Missing938 
TOTAL10100.0
66) Indicate any additional graduate degrees not in theology, Christian education or religion you have earned (OTHGRAD)
TOTAL%
1) Bachelor's degree311.5
2) Master's degree1350.0
3) Doctoral degree830.8
4) Other27.7
Missing922 
TOTAL26100.0
67) In what year did you receive the additional graduate degree? (GRADYR)
TOTAL%
1) 13.8
1956) 13.8
1962) 13.8
1971) 27.7
1975) 27.7
1976) 27.7
1979) 13.8
1980) 311.5
1982) 311.5
1983) 13.8
1984) 13.8
1985) 13.8
1986) 13.8
1988) 311.5
1994) 13.8
1997) 13.8
1998) 13.8
Missing922 
TOTAL26100.0
68) Indicate additional graduate degree major (OGRMAJ)
TOTAL%
1) Business14.0
2) Education312.0
3) English-languages14.0
4) Fine arts-music28.0
5) Journalism-communication14.0
6) Medical-health312.0
7) Natural science-engineering-math-computers28.0
9) Social science-history832.0
10) Other416.0
Missing923 
TOTAL25100.0
69) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: pastor, co-pastor, associate or other pastor in a congregation (PASTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked25827.3
1) Checked68872.7
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
70) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: other position in congregation (POSITION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90795.9
1) Checked394.1
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
71) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: non-parish job or ministry (NONPARSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72376.4
1) Checked22323.6
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
72) Which category describes your current paid employment?Check all that apply: unemployed (UNEMPLO1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91596.7
1) Checked313.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
73) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: retired from active ministry (RETIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92197.4
1) Checked252.6
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
74) Do you consider yourself a full-time or a part-time parish pastor? (FULLPART)
TOTAL%
1) Full time59284.6
2) Part time10815.4
Missing248 
TOTAL700100.0
75) [If FULLPART = Part time] Specify hours per week: (HOURS)
TOTAL%
1) 21.9
2) 21.9
3) 21.9
5) 32.9
6) 32.9
7) 11.0
8) 21.9
9) 11.0
10) 98.7
15) 65.8
16) 11.0
17) 11.0
18) 11.0
20) 2221.4
22) 11.0
23) 21.9
24) 21.9
25) 1413.6
27) 21.9
28) 11.0
30) 109.7
35) 65.8
36) 21.9
37) 11.0
40) 32.9
43) 11.0
50) 11.0
60) 11.0
Missing845 
TOTAL103100.0
76) What position do you have in a congregation? Check all that apply: solo pastor (SOLO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked57861.1
1) Checked36838.9
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
77) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: senior pastor (SENIOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked78883.3
1) Checked15816.7
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
78) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: associate pastor (ASSO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked83888.6
1) Checked10811.4
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
79) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: co-pastor (COPASTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91596.7
1) Checked313.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
80) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: stated or temporary supply (TEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90195.2
1) Checked454.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
81) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: designated pastor (DESIGNAT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93899.2
1) Checked80.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
82) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: interim pastor (INTERMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90595.7
1) Checked414.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
83) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: tentmaker (TENTMAKE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93498.7
1) Checked121.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
84) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: paid parish associate (PAID)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92497.7
1) Checked222.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
85) Which category describes your current paid employment? Check all that apply: other (OTHER2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91196.3
1) Checked353.7
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
86) How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor? (Include here congregations you are serving as stated or temporary supply.) (CONGREG)
TOTAL%
1) One66294.4
2) Two or more yoked congregations253.6
3) Two or more non-yoked congregations142.0
Missing247 
TOTAL701100.0
87) [If CONGREG = two or more] How many? (MANY)
TOTAL%
2) 23177.5
3) 337.5
4) 412.5
5) 537.5
6) 625.0
Missing908 
TOTAL40100.0
88) What is the approximate membership of the congregation(s) you serve? (Write the combined membership if you serve two or more.) (MEMBER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL691443.493677
89) Is your non-parish job or ministry full-time or part-time? (If you have more than one, answer in terms of the combined hours.) (NOPARJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Full time18067.7
2) Part time8632.3
Missing682 
TOTAL266100.0
90) [If NOPARJOB = Part time] Specify hours per week: (HOURS2)
TOTAL%
0) 33.7
1) 33.7
2) 22.4
3) 33.7
4) 22.4
5) 33.7
6) 11.2
8) 56.1
9) 11.2
10) 1012.2
11) 11.2
12) 33.7
13) 11.2
14) 11.2
15) 67.3
16) 22.4
20) 1518.3
24) 44.9
25) 44.9
27) 22.4
30) 67.3
32) 11.2
35) 11.2
40) 11.2
50) 11.2
Missing866 
TOTAL82100.0
91) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Faculty-staff at education institute (STAFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88793.8
1) Checked596.2
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
92) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Chaplain (CHAPLAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked87992.9
1) Checked677.1
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
93) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Missionary/Mission co-worker (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94399.7
1) Checked30.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
94) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? National staff or middle governance body staff (NATFSTAF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90495.6
1) Checked424.4
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
95) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Staff of an ecumenical or non-denominational agency (ECUMENI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93799.0
1) Checked91.0
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
96) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Professional pastoral counselor (PROFCOUN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93498.7
1) Checked121.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
97) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Other employment (OTHEMPLY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked84489.2
1) Checked10210.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
98) For what type of institution do you work? Military (MILITARY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94299.6
1) Checked40.4
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
99) For what type of institution do you work? Civilian government (CIVLGOVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93098.3
1) Checked161.7
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
100) For what type of institution do you work? Elementary, middle, high school (ELEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93799.0
1) Checked91.0
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
101) For what type of institution do you work? College or university (COLLEGE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90195.2
1) Checked454.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
102) For what type of institution do you work? Seminary or other theological school (SEMINARY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92097.3
1) Checked262.7
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
103) For what type of institution do you work? Hospital or other medical facility (HOSPITAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90095.1
1) Checked464.9
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
104) For what type of institution do you work? Church/religious body (CHURCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked87092.0
1) Checked768.0
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
105) For what type of institution do you work? Other non-profit organization (NOPROFIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91596.7
1) Checked313.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
106) For what type of institution do you work? For-profit business (PROFIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92497.7
1) Checked222.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
107) For what type of institution do you work? Other (EMPOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90996.1
1) Checked373.9
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
108) Is this organization affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A)? (PCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11143.4
2) No14556.6
Missing692 
TOTAL256100.0
109) How old were you when you decided God was calling you into ministry? (AGEGOD)
TOTAL%
2) 10.1
4) 30.3
5) 40.4
6) 20.2
7) 40.4
8) 80.9
9) 50.5
10) 111.2
11) 91.0
12) 192.0
13) 151.6
14) 212.2
15) 212.2
16) 586.2
17) 394.2
18) 566.0
19) 566.0
20) 11712.5
21) 747.9
22) 545.8
23) 363.9
24) 374.0
25) 384.1
26) 181.9
27) 202.1
28) 131.4
29) 50.5
30) 202.1
31) 121.3
32) 70.7
33) 151.6
34) 131.4
35) 181.9
36) 101.1
37) 91.0
38) 60.6
39) 80.9
40) 212.2
41) 60.6
42) 40.4
43) 60.6
44) 20.2
45) 141.5
46) 40.4
47) 20.2
49) 30.3
50) 50.5
51) 20.2
57) 20.2
60) 20.2
Missing13 
TOTAL935100.0
110) How large was the congregation you belonged to at that time? (SIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL920789.0751076
111) How important was that congregation in your overall discernment of a call? (IMPTCALL)
TOTAL%
1) Very important38441.1
2) Important35738.2
3) Not very important13914.9
4) Not at all important545.8
Missing14 
TOTAL934100.0
112) What person/feature most influenced your sense of call? (INFLUEN)
TOTAL%
1) Pastor37246.2
2) Other staff person769.4
3) Lay leader718.8
4) Other member263.2
5) Congregational program-activity9812.2
6) Worship394.8
7) Overall culture or feel12415.4
Missing142 
TOTAL806100.0
113) Was this the same congregation you were raised in? (RAISED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50354.3
2) No42445.7
Missing21 
TOTAL927100.0
114) [If RAISED = No] How large was the congregation you grew up in? (RAISED2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL334850.1771809
115) How old were you when you first began attending a Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) congregation? (AGEPCUSE)
TOTAL%
0) 30932.8
1) 10110.7
2) 262.8
3) 272.9
4) 232.4
5) 343.6
6) 212.2
7) 101.1
8) 232.4
9) 121.3
10) 181.9
11) 40.4
12) 181.9
13) 121.3
14) 121.3
15) 121.3
16) 91.0
17) 121.3
18) 232.4
19) 161.7
20) 202.1
21) 171.8
22) 262.8
23) 161.7
24) 192.0
25) 232.4
26) 151.6
27) 141.5
28) 80.9
29) 60.6
30) 161.7
31) 30.3
32) 60.6
33) 10.1
34) 30.3
35) 60.6
36) 40.4
37) 10.1
39) 10.1
40) 30.3
41) 30.3
44) 10.1
45) 20.2
46) 30.3
48) 10.1
59) 10.1
Missing7 
TOTAL941100.0
116) In what religious denomination were you raised? (Check only one box. If you were part of more than one denomination as a child, answer by putting a check by the one that influenced you the most.) (DENRAISE)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist707.5
2) Disciples of Christ101.1
3) Episcopal101.1
4) Lutheran283.0
5) Methodist646.8
6) Presbyterian58362.2
7) Other Presbyterian222.3
8) Reformed131.4
9) Roman Catholic242.6
10) UCC242.6
11) Independent or non-denominational202.1
12) Other656.9
13) None50.5
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
117) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (ISSUES)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative343.6
2) Conservative21823.2
3) Moderate35237.5
4) Liberal25226.8
5) Very liberal828.7
6) Varies10.1
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
118) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word.293.1
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.50653.8
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.31933.9
4) The Bible is not the word of God, but contains God's word to us.808.5
5) The Bible is not the word of God but is a valuable book.50.5
7) Don't know20.2
Missing7 
TOTAL941100.0
119) Which statement comes closest to your view of the account of Creation presented in Genesis? (GENESIS)
TOTAL%
1) It is literally true, exactly as we find it in the Bible -- that is, it took six twenty-four hour periods for God to create the world.141.6
2) It is a true account of how God created the world.46551.8
3) It reflects human feelings about how the world might have been created.41846.6
Missing51 
TOTAL897100.0
120) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: An individual should arrive at his or her own religious beliefs independent of any church. (BELIEFS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree151.6
2) Agree656.9
3) Not sure444.7
4) Disagree50854.1
5) Strongly disagree30732.7
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
121) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth. (EQUALLY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree202.1
2) Agree879.3
3) Not sure737.8
4) Disagree39442.2
5) Strongly disagree36038.5
Missing14 
TOTAL934100.0
122) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: There is a life beyond death. (LIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree69874.8
2) Agree18319.6
3) Not sure424.5
4) Disagree40.4
5) Strongly disagree60.6
Missing15 
TOTAL933100.0
123) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: The only absolute truth for humankind is in Jesus Christ. (TRUTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree36038.9
2) Agree23925.8
3) Not sure737.9
4) Disagree18820.3
5) Strongly disagree657.0
Missing23 
TOTAL925100.0
124) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Only followers of Jesus can be saved. (FOLLOWER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree15416.6
2) Agree14315.4
3) Not sure16117.4
4) Disagree26929.0
5) Strongly disagree20021.6
Missing21 
TOTAL927100.0
125) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: It is important to share faith with other people. (SHARE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree50153.2
2) Agree42445.1
3) Not sure101.1
4) Disagree50.5
5) Strongly disagree10.1
Missing7 
TOTAL941100.0
126) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Jesus will return to earth someday. (EARTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree40543.6
2) Agree28530.7
3) Not sure16918.2
4) Disagree404.3
5) Strongly disagree303.2
Missing19 
TOTAL929100.0
127) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: The Devil (Satan) really exists. (DEVIL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree25827.7
2) Agree24926.8
3) Not sure15516.7
4) Disagree16918.2
5) Strongly disagree9910.6
Missing18 
TOTAL930100.0
128) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Jesus was born of a virgin. (VIRGIN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29932.1
2) Agree27029.0
3) Not sure18920.3
4) Disagree10411.2
5) Strongly disagree707.5
Missing16 
TOTAL932100.0
129) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (BIBLEPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily45548.3
2) Several times a week31633.5
3) Weekly10411.0
4) Several times a month373.9
5) Once a month101.1
6) Several times a year161.7
7) Once a year or less30.3
8) Never20.2
Missing5 
TOTAL943100.0
130) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read Bible with family or friends (TOGETHER)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily646.9
2) Several times a week20522.0
3) Weekly29832.0
4) Several times a month11212.0
5) Once a month535.7
6) Several times a year11712.6
7) Once a year or less293.1
8) Never545.8
Missing16 
TOTAL932100.0
131) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a Bible study group (STDYGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily141.5
2) Several times a week13514.5
3) Weekly40643.8
4) Several times a month869.3
5) Once a month555.9
6) Several times a year12413.4
7) Once a year or less434.6
8) Never657.0
Missing20 
TOTAL928100.0
132) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray privately (PRAYPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily79584.8
2) Several times a week10811.5
3) Weekly192.0
4) Several times a month91.0
5) Once a month30.3
6) Several times a year20.2
7) Once a year or less10.1
8) Never10.1
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
133) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray with family or friends (PRYTOGET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily42745.6
2) Several times a week27629.5
3) Weekly11812.6
4) Several times a month515.4
5) Once a month161.7
6) Several times a year333.5
7) Once a year or less50.5
8) Never101.1
Missing12 
TOTAL936100.0
134) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a prayer group (PRAYGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily212.3
2) Several times a week636.8
3) Weekly26128.1
4) Several times a month758.1
5) Once a month9710.5
6) Several times a year14315.4
7) Once a year or less909.7
8) Never17819.2
Missing20 
TOTAL928100.0
135) What is your sex? (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female26127.7
2) Male68172.3
Missing6 
TOTAL942100.0
136) What is your present age? (AGE)
TOTAL%
26) 10.1
27) 40.4
29) 50.5
30) 60.6
31) 80.9
32) 80.9
33) 70.7
34) 70.7
35) 121.3
36) 111.2
37) 91.0
38) 202.1
39) 131.4
40) 212.2
41) 161.7
42) 111.2
43) 242.6
44) 222.3
45) 323.4
46) 333.5
47) 343.6
48) 363.8
49) 303.2
50) 333.5
51) 323.4
52) 394.1
53) 414.4
54) 384.0
55) 555.8
56) 485.1
57) 363.8
58) 293.1
59) 333.5
60) 394.1
61) 222.3
62) 343.6
63) 151.6
64) 171.8
65) 171.8
66) 121.3
67) 70.7
68) 101.1
69) 10.1
70) 30.3
71) 40.4
72) 10.1
74) 20.2
75) 20.2
80) 10.1
Missing7 
TOTAL941100.0
137) Which of the categories below most closely describes the place in which you currently live? (LIVE)
TOTAL%
1) In open country, but not on a farm566.0
2) On a farm30.3
3) Small city-town30532.5
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000)14615.5
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city747.9
6) In a large city (more than 250,000)16117.1
7) In a suburb near a large city19420.7
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
138) What is your present marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married80985.8
2) Not married13414.2
Missing5 
TOTAL943100.0
139) If not currently married, have you ever been married? (MARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Never married5742.5
2) Yes, now widowed107.5
3) Yes, now divorced6649.3
4) Both widowed and divorced10.7
Missing814 
TOTAL134100.0
140) Spouses highest level of education (SEDU)
TOTAL%
3) Some high school10.1
4) High school diploma162.0
5) Some college8110.2
6) Graduated from college22027.6
7) Some graduate work8310.4
8) Graduate degree39749.7
Missing150 
TOTAL798100.0
141) Was the person to whom you are currently married ever in a previous marriage? (PREMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, was widowed111.4
2) Yes, was divorced13416.6
3) Both widowed and divorced10.1
4) No66382.0
Missing139 
TOTAL809100.0
142) Is your husband or wife an ordained minister? (SMINISTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12915.9
2) No68184.1
Missing138 
TOTAL810100.0
143) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: full-time (SFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55158.2
1) Checked39541.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
144) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: part-time (SPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75679.9
1) Checked19020.1
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
145) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: self-employed (SSELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88093.0
1) Checked667.0
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
146) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: unemployed (UNEMPLO2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91296.4
1) Checked343.6
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
147) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: retired (SRETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88893.9
1) Checked586.1
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
148) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: full-time homemaker (SHOMEMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked86291.1
1) Checked848.9
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
149) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: student (SSTUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93298.5
1) Checked141.5
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
150) If married, please indicate the employment status of your spouse: other (SOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91496.6
1) Checked323.4
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
151) If your husband or wife is: employed full-time, part-time or self-employed, please indicate the average hours worked per week over the last year (HRWK)
TOTAL%
0) 030.5
3) 310.2
4) 420.3
5) 540.6
6) 620.3
7) 730.5
8) 881.3
10) 10111.7
12) 1271.1
14) 1420.3
15) 15223.4
16) 1650.8
18) 1820.3
20) 20325.0
21) 2110.2
22) 2220.3
23) 2310.2
24) 24121.9
25) 25274.2
26) 2620.3
27) 2730.5
28) 2820.3
30) 30396.1
32) 3260.9
33) 3310.2
35) 35253.9
36) 3660.9
37) 3720.3
38) 3881.3
40) 4015824.7
42) 4230.5
43) 4330.5
44) 4430.5
45) 45487.5
47) 4710.2
48) 4850.8
50) 508713.6
52) 5210.2
53) 5310.2
54) 5410.2
55) 55253.9
58) 5810.2
60) 60426.6
65) 6550.8
70) 7071.1
73) 7310.2
75) 7520.3
80) 8020.3
99) Don't know20.3
Missing309 
TOTAL639100.0
152) Please indicate the faith in which your husband or wife was raised (if more than one, select the one in which she or he was most involved) (SFAITH)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist8810.9
2) Disciples of Christ121.5
3) Episcopalian334.1
4) Lutheran364.5
5) Methodist9611.9
6) Presbyterian34342.6
7) Other Presbyterian30.4
8) Reformed121.5
9) Roman Catholic789.7
10) United Church of Christ253.1
11) Independent- nondenominational131.6
12) None121.5
13) Other546.7
Missing143 
TOTAL805100.0
153) Please indicate your husband or wife's current religious affiliation (SFAITH2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist50.6
2) Disciples of Christ50.6
3) Episcopalian70.9
4) Lutheran30.4
5) Methodist70.9
6) Presbyterian73092.5
7) Other Presbyterian10.1
8) Reformed10.1
9) Roman Catholic81.0
10) United Church of Christ70.9
12) None30.4
13) Other121.5
Missing159 
TOTAL789100.0
154) How many children do you have? Include any legally adopted children; exclude stepchildren unless legally adopted (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None13914.8
1) 111812.6
2) 240242.8
3) 319620.9
4) 4606.4
5) 5202.1
6) 620.2
7) 730.3
Missing8 
TOTAL940100.0
155) Do you currently live in a manse or other housing provided by your congregation? (MANSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20822.0
2) No73778.0
Missing3 
TOTAL945100.0
156) How many persons, including yourself, live in your household? (Do not count students who live elsewhere while they attend college or university.) (PERSONS)
TOTAL%
1) Live alone9610.2
2) Two of us43245.8
3) Three of us15416.3
4) Four of us17418.4
5) Five of us687.2
6) Six of us161.7
7) Seven or more of us40.4
Missing4 
TOTAL944100.0
157) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are under six years of age? (AGE6)
TOTAL%
0) None22468.3
1) 17623.2
2) 2267.9
3) 320.6
Missing620 
TOTAL328100.0
158) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are six to 12 years of age? (AGE12)
TOTAL%
0) None21254.4
1) 111228.7
2) 25313.6
3) 3123.1
4) 410.3
Missing558 
TOTAL390100.0
159) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are 13 to 17 years of age? (AGE17)
TOTAL%
0) None20549.3
1) 114935.8
2) 25813.9
3) 341.0
Missing532 
TOTAL416100.0
160) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are 18 to 24 years of age? (AGE24)
TOTAL%
0) None21268.2
1) 17825.1
2) 2175.5
3) 341.3
Missing637 
TOTAL311100.0
161) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are 25 years of age and over? (AGE25)
TOTAL%
1) 111412.3
2) 276682.5
3) 3404.3
4) 460.6
6) 610.1
8) 810.1
Missing20 
TOTAL928100.0
162) From the list below, select the choice which best describes all of the people in the household in which you live. (PEOPLE)
TOTAL%
1) A single adult, living alone909.6
2) A single parent, living with one or more children202.1
3) Married, no kids39141.6
4) A married couple, living with one or more children38841.3
5) Some other arrangement505.3
Missing9 
TOTAL939100.0
163) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican or other? (POLITIC)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat51354.7
2) Independent17418.6
3) Republican22724.2
4) Other232.5
5) Libertarian10.1
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
164) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2001? (If you live alone, or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,00010.1
2) $10,000-$14,99930.3
3) $15,000-$19,99920.2
4) $20,000-$29,999272.9
5) $30,000-$39,999899.6
6) $40,000-$49,99911112.0
7) $50,000-$59,99912213.2
8) $60,000-$69,99910711.6
9) $70,000-$79,99911412.3
10) $80,000-$89,99910311.1
11) $90,000-$99,999748.0
12) $100,000-$124,99910511.4
13) $125,000-$149,999272.9
14) $150,000 or more394.2
Missing24 
TOTAL924100.0
165) What is your race or origin? Check all that apply: white or Caucasian (RACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked586.1
1) Checked88893.9
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
166) What is your race or origin? Check all that apply: black or African American (RACE2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93298.5
1) Checked141.5
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
167) What is your race or origin? Check all that apply: American Indian or Alaska Native (RACE3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93498.7
1) Checked121.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
168) What is your race or origin? Check all that apply: Asian or Pacific Islander (RACE4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92597.8
1) Checked212.2
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
169) What is your race or origin? Check all that apply: Hispanic, Latino/a, Spanish origin (RACE5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93899.2
1) Checked80.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
170) What is your race or origin? Check all that apply: some other race (RACE6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93498.7
1) Checked121.3
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
171) During the last twelve months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to your congregation in regular giving (not including special offerings or contributions to a capital campaign)? (GIVING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes90896.8
2) No303.2
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
172) Write your best estimate of the amount given as regular giving (AMTGIVE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL8495372.98634524
173) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to your congregation, in giving to a special capital campaign, for example for a new or remodeled building, or for a new program for the church? (CAPCAMP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36440.9
2) No52559.1
Missing59 
TOTAL889100.0
174) Write your best estimate of the amount given to special capital campaign: (SPECIALG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3636715.83574056
175) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to your congregation, in response to a special appeal for a ministry supported by the congregation, presbytery or Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), including the denomination-wide special offerings; One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peacemaking and Christmas Joy? (SPECIALA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes75582.3
2) No16217.7
Missing31 
TOTAL917100.0
176) Write your best estimate of the amount given to special appeals: (AMTSPEC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7144591.87864709
177) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to religious groups or religious causes outside the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (OUTPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes59966.6
2) No30133.4
Missing48 
TOTAL900100.0
178) Write your best estimate of the amount given to all religious causes: (ALLCAUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5834617.29258631
179) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to non-religious charities, community organizations or social causes? (NONRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes83389.7
2) No9610.3
Missing19 
TOTAL929100.0
180) Write your best estimate of the amount given to non-religious causes: (AMTNOREL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7866074.78471327
181) Survey Form (FORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper86391.2
2) Web838.8
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
182) Past Pastor (PASTOR_S)
TOTAL%
0) Non-pastor32133.9
1) Pastor62566.1
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
183) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
3) Pastors62566.1
4) Specialized clergy32133.9
Missing2 
TOTAL946100.0
184) State (STATE)
185) Original ID (ORIGIDID)
186) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast19320.4
2) Midwest23925.3
3) South34236.2
4) West17118.1
Missing3 
TOTAL945100.0
187) I-AGE: What is your present age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Under 4011111.8
2) 40-4925927.5
3) 50-6451154.3
4) 65+606.4
Missing7 
TOTAL941100.0
188) I-GENDER: What is your sex? (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female26127.7
2) Male68172.3
Missing6 
TOTAL942100.0
189) I-INCOME: Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2001? (If you live alone, or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20K60.6
2) $20K-$49,99922724.6
3) $50K-$99,99952056.3
4) $100K+17118.5
Missing24 
TOTAL924100.0
190) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican or other? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat51354.7
2) Independent17418.6
3) Republican22724.2
4) Other242.6
Missing10 
TOTAL938100.0
191) I-REGION: Region (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast19320.4
2) Midwest23925.3
3) South34236.2
4) West17118.1
Missing3 
TOTAL945100.0