Presbyterian Panel Survey, May 2004 -- Disabilities Issues , Clergy

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Panel Identification Number (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL77636117.874631
2) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Main seating area of the sanctuary (ACC_MAIN)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible55274.2
2) Most is accessible8811.8
3) Some is accessible516.9
4) None is accessible314.2
5) Don't know/Don't have facility223.0
Missing32 
TOTAL744100.0
3) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Choir loft/choir seating area (ACC_CHOI)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible10714.5
2) Most is accessible446.0
3) Some is accessible11115.1
4) None is accessible42257.3
5) Don't know/Don't have facility537.2
Missing39 
TOTAL737100.0
4) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Chancel (area around pulpit and Lord's Supper table) (ACC_CHAN)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible17023.0
2) Most is accessible8711.8
3) Some is accessible14519.6
4) None is accessible30941.8
5) Don't know/Don't have facility293.9
Missing36 
TOTAL740100.0
5) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Church offices (ACC_OFFI)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible50768.3
2) Most is accessible699.3
3) Some is accessible476.3
4) None is accessible7410.0
5) Don't know/Don't have facility456.1
Missing34 
TOTAL742100.0
6) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Church school/Christian education classrooms (ACC_CLAS)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible38551.9
2) Most is accessible13818.6
3) Some is accessible14119.0
4) None is accessible547.3
5) Don't know/Don't have facility243.2
Missing34 
TOTAL742100.0
7) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Fellowship hall (ACC_HALL)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible58178.3
2) Most is accessible456.1
3) Some is accessible233.1
4) None is accessible638.5
5) Don't know/Don't have facility304.0
Missing34 
TOTAL742100.0
8) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Kitchen (ACC_KITC)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible53872.9
2) Most is accessible557.5
3) Some is accessible486.5
4) None is accessible709.5
5) Don't know/Don't have facility273.7
Missing38 
TOTAL738100.0
9) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Youth room/youth house (ACC_YOUT)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible28439.0
2) Most is accessible577.8
3) Some is accessible577.8
4) None is accessible14019.2
5) Don't know/Don't have facility19126.2
Missing47 
TOTAL729100.0
10) How much of your congregation's physical facilities in each area is accessible to people who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? Restrooms (ACC_REST)
TOTAL%
1) All is accessible34145.8
2) Most is accessible15621.0
3) Some is accessible16422.0
4) None is accessible577.7
5) Don't know/Don't have facility263.5
Missing32 
TOTAL744100.0
11) Has your congregation taken any action in the last three years that resulted in making any part of the physical facilities more accessible to persons who have difficulty walking or who use a wheelchair? (MORE_ACC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes37753.3
2) No23733.5
3) No, because we lack the funds486.8
4) No, but we have definite plans to do so in the next two years395.5
5) Not needed-building already accessible60.8
Missing69 
TOTAL707100.0
12) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide designated "handicapped" parking spaces? (PARKING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes62184.8
2) No9713.3
3) Don't know101.4
4) Not applicable40.5
Missing44 
TOTAL732100.0
13) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide curb cuts for wheelchairs? (CURB_CUT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes54775.8
2) No13719.0
3) Don't know304.2
4) Not applicable81.1
Missing54 
TOTAL722100.0
14) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide large print hymnals? (LRG_HYMN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43859.9
2) No25534.9
3) Don't know375.1
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing45 
TOTAL731100.0
15) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide large print Bibles? (LRG_BIBL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31943.5
2) No35748.7
3) Don't know567.6
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing43 
TOTAL733100.0
16) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide Braille Bibles, hymnals, or other Braille resources? (BRAILLE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes212.9
2) No65690.1
3) Don't know506.9
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing48 
TOTAL728100.0
17) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide automatic doors on entrances and exits? (AUTODOOR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7310.0
2) No64488.5
3) Don't know101.4
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing48 
TOTAL728100.0
18) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide accessible water fountains? (WATER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35148.2
2) No33946.6
3) Don't know354.8
4) Not applicable30.4
Missing48 
TOTAL728100.0
19) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide a supplemental sound system for the hearing impaired? (SOUND)
TOTAL%
1) Yes46964.2
2) No23732.4
3) Don't know243.3
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing45 
TOTAL731100.0
20) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide tape recordings of services for persons whose disabilities prevent them from attending? (RECORD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50969.6
2) No19526.7
3) Don't know263.6
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing45 
TOTAL731100.0
21) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide copies of newsletters, bulletins, etc., on disk/tape/Web site? (COPIES)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33145.5
2) No35648.9
3) Don't know405.5
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing48 
TOTAL728100.0
22) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide food at suppers, fellowships, etc. that is free from nuts, wheat, or other items that might cause allergic reactions? (FOOD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes19226.3
2) No42758.5
3) Don't know11015.1
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing46 
TOTAL730100.0
23) Do the facilities or programs of your congregation provide gluten-free bread for the Lord's Supper? (GLUTEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes587.9
2) No56076.5
3) Don't know11315.4
4) Not applicable10.1
Missing44 
TOTAL732100.0
24) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, as your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Worship (as participant) (WORSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes38652.9
2) No23732.5
3) Don't know719.7
4) Not applicable364.9
Missing46 
TOTAL730100.0
25) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Worship (as leader) (WORSHIP2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20027.5
2) No39654.4
3) Don't know9312.8
4) Not applicable395.4
Missing48 
TOTAL728100.0
26) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Church school/educational activities for adults (ACTIVIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26937.0
2) No31843.7
3) Don't know9913.6
4) Not applicable415.6
Missing49 
TOTAL727100.0
27) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Church school/educational activities for youth/children (ACTIVIT2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24734.1
2) No33145.7
3) Don't know10013.8
4) Not applicable476.5
Missing51 
TOTAL725100.0
28) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Session meetings (SESSION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18625.6
2) No38953.6
3) Don't know8511.7
4) Not applicable669.1
Missing50 
TOTAL726100.0
29) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Deacon meetings (DEA_MTG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13218.4
2) No31644.1
3) Don't know8311.6
4) Not applicable18525.8
Missing60 
TOTAL716100.0
30) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Fellowship activities (retreats, suppers, picnics) (FELL_ACT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30642.4
2) No29240.4
3) Don't know8411.6
4) Not applicable405.5
Missing54 
TOTAL722100.0
31) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Youth group (YOUTH_GR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16022.2
2) No34447.7
3) Don't know11215.5
4) Not applicable10514.6
Missing55 
TOTAL721100.0
32) Besides any changes to improve access in the physical facilities, has your congregation taken any action in the last three years to make any of the following programs and activities of the congregation more welcoming to participation by persons with disabilities? Men's/women's groups (MEN_GR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23732.8
2) No29641.0
3) Don't know11215.5
4) Not applicable7710.7
Missing54 
TOTAL722100.0
33) Indicate whether you have serious difficulty seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses (YOU_SEE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76298.2
1) Checked141.8
TOTAL776100.0
34) Indicate whether a family member has serious difficulty seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses (FAM_SEE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73194.2
1) Checked455.8
TOTAL776100.0
35) Indicate whether someone you know in your congregation has serious difficulty seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses (MEM_SEE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked26634.3
1) Checked51065.7
TOTAL776100.0
36) Indicate whether you have trouble hearing what is said in normal conversation, even when wearing a hearing aid (YOU_HEAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75897.7
1) Checked182.3
TOTAL776100.0
37) Indicate whether a family member has trouble hearing what is said in normal conversation, even when wearing a hearing aid (FAM_HEAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66585.7
1) Checked11114.3
TOTAL776100.0
38) Indicate whether someone you know in your congregation has trouble hearing what is said in normal conversation, even when wearing a hearing aid (MEM_HEAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked17322.3
1) Checked60377.7
TOTAL776100.0
39) Indicate whether you have serious difficulty speaking or communicating so that people outside the family understand (YOU_SPEA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77599.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL776100.0
40) Indicate whether a family member has serious difficulty speaking or communicating so that people outside the family understand (FAM_SPEA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74896.4
1) Checked283.6
TOTAL776100.0
41) Indicate whether someone you know in your congregation has serious difficulty speaking or communicating so that people outside the family understand (MEM_SPEA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked46960.4
1) Checked30739.6
TOTAL776100.0
42) Indicate whether you use any of these aids to get around: a cane, crutches, walker, medically prescribed shoes, a wheelchair, or a scooter (YOU_AID)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76999.1
1) Checked70.9
TOTAL776100.0
43) Indicate whether a family member uses any of these aids to get around: a cane, crutches, walker, medically prescribed shoes, a wheelchair, or a scooter (FAM_AID)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66685.8
1) Checked11014.2
TOTAL776100.0
44) Indicate whether someone you know in your congregation uses any of these aids to get around: a cane, crutches, walker, medically prescribed shoes, a wheelchair, or a scooter (MEM_AID)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11715.1
1) Checked65984.9
TOTAL776100.0
45) Indicate whether you have one or more of the following conditions: cerebral palsy, cystic fibrosis, hydrocephalus, microcephalus, muscular dystrophy, sickle cell anemia, spina bifida (YOU_CON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77499.7
1) Checked20.3
TOTAL776100.0
46) Indicate whether a family member has one or more of the following conditions: cerebral palsy, cystic fibrosis, hydrocephalus, microcephalus, muscular dystrophy, sickle cell anemia, spina bifida (FAM_CON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75397.0
1) Checked233.0
TOTAL776100.0
47) Indicate whether someone you know in your congregation has one or more of the following conditions: cerebral palsy, cystic fibrosis, hydrocephalus, microcephalus, muscular dystrophy, sickle cell anemia, spina bifida (MEM_CON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked46860.3
1) Checked30839.7
TOTAL776100.0
48) Indicate whether you have a serious chronic illness such as Alzheimer's disease, cancer, HIV/AIDS, or multiple sclerosis (YOU_CHRO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76498.5
1) Checked121.5
TOTAL776100.0
49) Indicate whether a family member has a serious chronic illness such as Alzheimer's disease, cancer, HIV/AIDS, or multiple sclerosis (FAM_CHRO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67987.5
1) Checked9712.5
TOTAL776100.0
50) Indicate whether someone you know in your congregation has a serious chronic illness such as Alzheimer's disease, cancer, HIV/AIDS, or multiple sclerosis (MEM_CHRO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked19224.7
1) Checked58475.3
TOTAL776100.0
51) Indicate whether you have one or more of the following conditions: developmental disability (mental retardation), Down syndrome, Fragile X, autism (YOU_DEV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77599.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL776100.0
52) Indicate whether a family member has one or more of the following conditions: developmental disability (mental retardation), Down syndrome, Fragile X, autism (FAM_DEV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74395.7
1) Checked334.3
TOTAL776100.0
53) Indicate whether someone you know from your congregation has one or more of the following conditions: developmental disability (mental retardation), Down syndrome, Fragile X, autism (MEM_DEV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38850.0
1) Checked38850.0
TOTAL776100.0
54) Indicate whether you have a serious mental illness, such as bipolar disorder, major depression, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia or severe anxiety, paranoid or delusional disorder, or other dementia (YOU_MENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76198.1
1) Checked151.9
TOTAL776100.0
55) Indicate whether a family member has a serious mental illness, such as bipolar disorder, major depression, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia or severe anxiety, paranoid or delusional disorder, or other dementia (FAM_MENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68688.4
1) Checked9011.6
TOTAL776100.0
56) Indicate whether someone you know from your congregation has a serious mental illness, such as bipolar disorder, major depression, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia or severe anxiety, paranoid or delusional disorder, or other dementia (MEM_MENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked28036.1
1) Checked49663.9
TOTAL776100.0
57) Indicate whether you have attention deficit disorder or a learning disability (YOU_ADD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75997.8
1) Checked172.2
TOTAL776100.0
58) Indicate whether a family member has attention deficit disorder or a learning disability (FAM_ADD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67687.1
1) Checked10012.9
TOTAL776100.0
59) Indicate whether someone you know from your congregation has attention deficit disorder or a learning disability (MEM_ADD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27335.2
1) Checked50364.8
TOTAL776100.0
60) Indicate whether you have any other condition or impairment that requires you to get help from another person to bathe/shower, dress, eat, get in or out of bed or chairs, use the toilet (including getting to the toilet) or get around inside the home (YOU_IMPA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77299.5
1) Checked40.5
TOTAL776100.0
61) Indicate whether a family member has any other condition or impairment that requires them to get help from another person to bathe/shower, dress, eat, get in or out of bed or chairs, use the toilet (including getting to the toilet) or get around inside the home (FAM_IMPA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71592.1
1) Checked617.9
TOTAL776100.0
62) Indicate whether someone you know from your congregation has any other condition or impairment that requires them to get help from another person to bathe/shower, dress, eat, get in or out of bed or chairs, use the toilet (including getting to the toilet) or get around inside the home (MEM_IMPA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27535.4
1) Checked50164.6
TOTAL776100.0
63) Are there persons with disabilities in your congregation who started coming because of the efforts the church has taken to include persons with disabilities in the life and program of the congregation? (COME)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, many152.1
2) Yes, several659.1
3) Yes, few17424.2
4) No, don't know of any46464.6
Missing58 
TOTAL718100.0
64) Can you think of one or more persons with disabilities associated with your congregation who do not participate in worship, educational programs, or another church activity as often as they might because the facilities for this program/activity are not accessible or not easily accessible to the persons? (NOT_ACC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, many60.8
2) Yes, several344.7
3) Yes, a few17223.9
4) No, don't know of any50770.5
Missing57 
TOTAL719100.0
65) Can you think of one or more persons with disabilities associated with your congregation who do not participate in worship, educational programs, or another church activity as often as they might because the staff and congregation hasn't made an effort to make the activity welcoming to persons with disabilities? (NOT_ACT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, many20.3
2) Yes, several142.0
3) Yes, a few476.6
4) No, don't know of any64991.2
Missing64 
TOTAL712100.0
66) Can you think of one or more persons with disabilities associated with your congregation who do not participate in worship, educational programs, or another church activity as often as they might because the person has been made to feel unwelcome because of the disability? (NOT_WELC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, many20.3
2) Yes, several40.6
3) Yes, a few405.6
4) No, don't know of any66993.6
Missing61 
TOTAL715100.0
67) Does your congregation have any of the following ministries with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing? Worship (using sign language interpreters) (HEAR_SIG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73795.0
1) Checked395.0
TOTAL776100.0
68) Does your congregation have any of the following ministries with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing? Worship (using other communication aids) (HEAR_COM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked51366.1
1) Checked26333.9
TOTAL776100.0
69) Does your congregation have any of the following ministries with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing? Church school class(es) (HEAR_CHU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74495.9
1) Checked324.1
TOTAL776100.0
70) Does your congregation have any of the following ministries with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing? Bible study group(s) (HEAR_BIB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74796.3
1) Checked293.7
TOTAL776100.0
71) Does your congregation have any of the following ministries with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing? Fellowship events (HEAR_FEL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73494.6
1) Checked425.4
TOTAL776100.0
72) Does your congregation have any of the following ministries with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing? Other (HEAR_OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75797.6
1) Checked192.4
TOTAL776100.0
73) Does your congregation have any of the following ministries with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing? No, none (HEAR_NO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked45458.5
1) Checked32241.5
TOTAL776100.0
74) [IF "CHECKED" TO HEAR_SIG] How regularly have you had interpreters in the last year? (HEARSIG2)
TOTAL%
1) Every week3329.7
2) Most weeks76.3
3) Some weeks43.6
4) Only a few weeks1715.3
5) Not sure3834.2
6) None1210.8
Missing665 
TOTAL111100.0
75) In the past three years, has your congregation had a person with disabilities serve as pastor or associate pastor? (PAST_DIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes466.4
2) No65490.3
3) Don't know243.3
Missing52 
TOTAL724100.0
76) In the past three years, has your congregation had a staff person with disabilities (other than a pastor/associate pastor)? (STAF_DIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7610.5
2) No60984.5
3) Don't know365.0
Missing55 
TOTAL721100.0
77) In the past three years, has your congregation had a person with disabilities serving as an elder? (DIS_ELDE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29340.6
2) No35649.4
3) Don't know7210.0
Missing55 
TOTAL721100.0
78) In the past three years, has your congregation had a persons with disabilities serving as a deacon? (DIS_DEAC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21332.1
2) No36555.0
3) Don't know8613.0
Missing112 
TOTAL664100.0
79) In the past three years, has your congregation held a worship service designed specifically to recognize and involve persons with disabilities? (INVO_DIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes598.2
2) No59482.7
3) Don't know659.1
Missing58 
TOTAL718100.0
80) In the past three years, has your congregation provided transportation to worship services for people with disabilities through a formal, church-sponsored program? (TRANS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32644.9
2) No36249.9
3) Don't know385.2
Missing50 
TOTAL726100.0
81) In the past three years, has your congregation provided transportation to other church activities (youth group, women's circles, educational programs, etc.) for people with disabilities through a formal, church-sponsored program? (TRANS2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26236.1
2) No40856.3
3) Don't know557.6
Missing51 
TOTAL725100.0
82) In the past three years, has your congregation provided respite care for those who care for persons with disabilities through a formal, church-sponsored program? (RESPITE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes14319.8
2) No51871.8
3) Don't know608.3
Missing55 
TOTAL721100.0
83) In the past three years, has your congregation used a special curriculum for persons with learning or developmental disabilities, Alzheimer's disease, etc.? (SPECIAL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes486.7
2) No60083.2
3) Don't know7310.1
Missing55 
TOTAL721100.0
84) Overall, how much of an impediment to the participation of persons with disabilities are: your congregation's facilities? (FACILIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very great impediment263.6
2) Great impediment517.0
3) Some impediment35849.3
4) Not an impediment27738.2
5) Not sure141.9
Missing50 
TOTAL726100.0
85) Overall, how much of an impediment to the participation of persons with disabilities are: the attitudes and understanding of your congregation? (ATTITUDE)
TOTAL%
1) Very great impediment20.3
2) Great impediment202.8
3) Some impediment24534.1
4) Not an impediment40756.6
5) Not sure456.3
Missing57 
TOTAL719100.0
86) My congregation has approached the issue of disabilities as ministry to persons with disabilities (charity), rather than as ministry with persons with disabilities (empowerment) (EMPOWER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree142.0
2) Agree16222.6
3) Not sure22831.8
4) Disagree24434.1
5) Strongly disagree689.5
Missing60 
TOTAL716100.0
87) My congregation has done a good job of making the sanctuary accessible to persons with disabilities (SANCTUAR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20328.3
2) Agree39254.6
3) Not sure405.6
4) Disagree628.6
5) Strongly disagree212.9
Missing58 
TOTAL718100.0
88) My congregation has done a good job of including persons with disabilities in worship leadership (INCLUDE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree547.5
2) Agree17324.2
3) Not sure18726.1
4) Disagree27438.3
5) Strongly disagree283.9
Missing60 
TOTAL716100.0
89) My congregation has done a better job of making facilities accessible to persons with disabilities than it has making programs inclusive of persons with disabilities (FAC_PROG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree669.2
2) Agree35850.1
3) Not sure14820.7
4) Disagree12417.3
5) Strongly disagree192.7
Missing61 
TOTAL715100.0
90) Compared to ten years ago, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is a stronger advocate for the inclusion of persons with disabilities in the church (STRONGER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree11115.3
2) Agree39053.7
3) Not sure19226.4
4) Disagree273.7
5) Strongly disagree60.8
Missing50 
TOTAL726100.0
91) The national entities of the PC(USA) should be doing more to encourage congregations to be inclusive of persons with disabilities (NATION)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree598.1
2) Agree27037.1
3) Not sure28539.2
4) Disagree9813.5
5) Strongly disagree152.1
Missing49 
TOTAL727100.0
92) How important to you, personally, is full inclusion of persons with disabilities in the church? (IMP_INCL)
TOTAL%
1) Very important46060.1
2) Generally important25132.8
3) Somewhat important496.4
4) Not important50.7
Missing11 
TOTAL765100.0
93) To what extent are persons with disabilities included in the life of your congregation? (EXT_INCL)
TOTAL%
1) Full extent10614.5
2) Great extent36049.2
3) Small extent23532.1
4) No extent101.4
5) Not sure212.9
Missing44 
TOTAL732100.0
94) To the extent persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation, how responsible, in your opinion, is each of the following factors? The finances of the congregation (RES_FIN)
TOTAL%
1) Large extent11916.9
2) Some extent18025.5
3) Small extent15321.7
4) No extent21530.5
5) Not sure395.5
Missing70 
TOTAL706100.0
95) To the extent persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation, how responsible, in your opinion, is each of the following factors? Attitudes in the congregation toward persons with disabilities (RES_ATT)
TOTAL%
1) Large extent294.1
2) Some extent11816.8
3) Small extent21029.9
4) No extent30343.1
5) Not sure436.1
Missing73 
TOTAL703100.0
96) To the extent persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation, how responsible, in your opinion, is each of the following factors? The age composition of the congregation (RES_AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Large extent7410.5
2) Some extent16022.7
3) Small extent15822.4
4) No extent26237.2
5) Not sure507.1
Missing72 
TOTAL704100.0
97) To the extent persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation, how responsible, in your opinion, is each of the following factors? The physical facilities of the congregations (RES_PHYS)
TOTAL%
1) Large extent12517.7
2) Some extent19527.6
3) Small extent17324.5
4) No extent18926.8
5) Not sure243.4
Missing70 
TOTAL706100.0
98) To the extent persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation, how responsible, in your opinion, is each of the following factors? Lack of awareness on this issue (RES_AWAR)
TOTAL%
1) Large extent699.8
2) Some extent22031.2
3) Small extent21830.9
4) No extent16122.8
5) Not sure385.4
Missing70 
TOTAL706100.0
99) To the extent persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation, how responsible, in your opinion, is each of the following factors? Lack of leadership on this issue (RES_LEAD)
TOTAL%
1) Large extent669.3
2) Some extent22331.5
3) Small extent19327.3
4) No extent18626.3
5) Not sure395.5
Missing69 
TOTAL707100.0
100) To the extent persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation, how responsible, in your opinion, is each of the following factors? Presbyterian/Reformed theology (RES_THEO)
TOTAL%
1) Large extent71.0
2) Some extent152.1
3) Small extent436.1
4) No extent53676.5
5) Not sure10014.3
Missing75 
TOTAL701100.0
101) Which one item is most responsible for why persons with disabilities are not full participants in your congregation? (MOST_RES)
TOTAL%
1) The finances of the congregation10216.6
2) Attitudes in the congregation toward persons with disabilities416.7
3) The age composition of the congregation7912.8
4) The physical facilities of the congregation15425.0
5) The lack of awareness on this issue15024.4
6) The lack of leadership on this issue7512.2
7) Presbyterian /Reformed theology71.1
8) Not sure40.6
9) None40.6
Missing160 
TOTAL616100.0
102) To what extent would you say persons with disabilities are welcome as part of the life of your presbytery? (WELCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Full extent16321.4
2) Great extent35045.9
3) Small extent14819.4
4) No extent40.5
5) Not sure9812.8
Missing13 
TOTAL763100.0
103) Should presbyteries require that their stated meetings be held only in facilities accessible to persons with disabilities? (MTG_FAC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51267.4
2) No16121.2
3) Not sure8711.4
Missing16 
TOTAL760100.0
104) Should presbyteries require that their stated meetings be fully inclusive of the participation of persons with disabilities? (MTG_INCL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56776.1
2) No8411.3
3) Not sure9412.6
Missing31 
TOTAL745100.0
105) How familiar are you with each of the following publications, resources, or policies? That All May Enter: Responding to People with Disability Concerns, adopted by the 1977 General Assembly (FAM_PUB)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar719.2
2) Familiar19825.7
3) Not too familiar20226.3
4) Not at all familiar29838.8
Missing7 
TOTAL769100.0
106) How familiar are you with each of the following publications, resources, or policies? Different Members, One Body: Welcoming the Diversity of Abilities in God's Family, a 1998 PC(USA) book (FAM_PUB2)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar384.9
2) Familiar12516.3
3) Not too familiar23730.9
4) Not at all familiar36847.9
Missing8 
TOTAL768100.0
107) How familiar are you with each of the following publications, resources, or policies? The provision of the PC(USA) Book of Order stating that "All governing bodies shall work to become more open and inclusive and to correct patterns of discrimination on the basis of race, sex, age, marital condition, or disability" (G-9.0104). (FAM_PUB3)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar30039.1
2) Familiar34945.5
3) Not too familiar759.8
4) Not at all familiar435.6
Missing9 
TOTAL767100.0
108) How familiar are you with each of the following publications, resources, or policies? "Surprising Grace: People, Disabilities, Churches," a PC(USA) videotape on churches using the gifts of persons with disabilities (FAM_PUB4)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar212.7
2) Familiar536.9
3) Not too familiar19725.6
4) Not at all familiar49864.8
Missing7 
TOTAL769100.0
109) Survey form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper62380.3
2) Web15319.7
TOTAL776100.0
110) Sample (SAMPLE1)
TOTAL%
3) All clergy776100.0
TOTAL776100.0
111) Identification number (ID2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7746118.716628
112) 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) 10.1
1957) 10.1
1958) 10.1
1959) 10.1
1960) 10.1
1961) 81.0
1962) 70.9
1963) 60.8
1964) 101.3
1965) 202.6
1966) 91.2
1967) 131.7
1968) 182.3
1969) 162.1
1970) 172.2
1971) 222.9
1972) 273.5
1973) 222.9
1974) 182.3
1975) 222.9
1976) 131.7
1977) 222.9
1978) 141.8
1979) 263.4
1980) 222.9
1981) 192.5
1982) 273.5
1983) 324.2
1984) 202.6
1985) 243.1
1986) 253.3
1987) 283.6
1988) 222.9
1989) 222.9
1990) 172.2
1991) 172.2
1992) 152.0
1993) 121.6
1994) 162.1
1995) 182.3
1996) 202.6
1997) 212.7
1998) 212.7
1999) 162.1
2000) 212.7
2001) 162.1
Missing7 
TOTAL769100.0
113) 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) Baptist1011.6
2) Disciples of Christ11.2
3) Episcopalian11.2
4) Lutheran22.3
6) Presbyterian5665.1
7) Other Presbyterian44.7
8) Reformed22.3
9) Roman Catholic33.5
10) United Church of Christ22.3
13) None55.8
Missing690 
TOTAL86100.0
114) Are you currently enrolled in a graduate school, seminary, or theological school? (SCHOOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes597.7
2) No70492.3
Missing13 
TOTAL763100.0
115) If currently enrolled, degree sought: (DEGWORK)
TOTAL%
2) M.A.12.1
4) D.Min.3676.6
5) Ph.D.-S.T.D-Th.D.817.0
6) Other24.3
Missing729 
TOTAL47100.0
116) If currently enrolled, school (SCHOOL2)
TOTAL%
2) Andover Newton13.0
4) Ashland13.0
13) University of Chicago Divinity13.0
16) Claremont13.0
18) Columbia721.2
20) Covenant13.0
22) Dubuque13.0
30) Fuller39.1
33) Gordon Conwell13.0
45) McCormick412.1
63) Pittsburgh13.0
65) Princeton26.1
68) San Francisco39.1
76) United Theo Dayton13.0
99) Other515.2
Missing743 
TOTAL33100.0
117) Before entering seminary for your B.D. or M.Div., were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (SECJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes27736.0
2) No49264.0
Missing7 
TOTAL769100.0
118) [If SECJOB = yes], How long were you in that job or career (YRSSECJB)
TOTAL%
1) 51.8
2) 155.5
3) 2810.2
4) 248.8
5) 3010.9
6) 114.0
7) 176.2
8) 155.5
9) 31.1
10) 3312.0
11) 41.5
12) 145.1
13) 62.2
14) 41.5
15) 93.3
16) 51.8
17) 62.2
18) 62.2
19) 20.7
20) 155.5
22) 20.7
23) 31.1
25) 51.8
26) 10.4
27) 10.4
28) 10.4
29) 10.4
30) 31.1
33) 10.4
39) 10.4
40) 31.1
Missing502 
TOTAL274100.0
119) If no bachelor's degree check here (NOBA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77199.6
1) Checked30.4
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
120) In what year did you receive your B.A., B.S., or other bachelor's degree? (YRBACH)
TOTAL%
1944) 10.1
1948) 10.1
1949) 10.1
1951) 20.3
1952) 20.3
1953) 10.1
1954) 10.1
1955) 20.3
1956) 30.4
1957) 20.3
1958) 101.3
1959) 91.2
1960) 121.6
1961) 152.0
1962) 212.7
1963) 192.5
1964) 364.7
1965) 263.4
1966) 243.1
1967) 344.4
1968) 324.2
1969) 384.9
1970) 384.9
1971) 212.7
1972) 273.5
1973) 253.3
1974) 243.1
1975) 273.5
1976) 364.7
1977) 283.6
1978) 243.1
1979) 192.5
1980) 233.0
1981) 233.0
1982) 243.1
1983) 141.8
1984) 111.4
1985) 172.2
1986) 141.8
1987) 152.0
1988) 70.9
1989) 101.3
1990) 81.0
1991) 91.2
1992) 91.2
1993) 91.2
1994) 50.7
1995) 30.4
1996) 20.3
1997) 40.5
Missing8 
TOTAL768100.0
121) What school awarded your B.A., B.S., or other bachelor's degree? (SCHOOLBD)
TOTAL%
1) A Presbyterian-related school20326.4
2) Another church-related school14418.7
3) Other college or university42254.9
Missing7 
TOTAL769100.0
122) From what school did you receive your M.Div. or B.D. degree? (NAMEMDIV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL76550.9124
123) In what year did you receive your M.Div. or B.D. degree? (YRMDIV)
TOTAL%
1952) 10.1
1954) 10.1
1955) 10.1
1957) 20.3
1958) 10.1
1959) 10.1
1960) 30.4
1961) 81.1
1962) 81.1
1963) 70.9
1964) 70.9
1965) 212.8
1966) 101.3
1967) 141.8
1968) 182.4
1969) 172.2
1970) 222.9
1971) 283.7
1972) 263.4
1973) 182.4
1974) 121.6
1975) 182.4
1976) 182.4
1977) 233.0
1978) 162.1
1979) 253.3
1980) 243.2
1981) 202.6
1982) 303.9
1983) 283.7
1984) 243.2
1985) 293.8
1986) 192.5
1987) 222.9
1988) 273.6
1989) 192.5
1990) 152.0
1991) 152.0
1992) 131.7
1993) 182.4
1994) 131.7
1995) 212.8
1996) 263.4
1997) 202.6
1998) 202.6
1999) 101.3
2000) 141.8
2001) 70.9
Missing16 
TOTAL760100.0
124) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education, or religion? If none, checked. (NOGRAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53168.6
1) Checked24331.4
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
125) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education, or religion? MCE-MRE (MCE-MRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76899.2
1) Checked60.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
126) Year received: MCE-MRE (YRMCEMRE)
TOTAL%
1962) 116.7
1966) 116.7
1970) 116.7
1979) 116.7
1993) 116.7
1995) 116.7
Missing770 
TOTAL6100.0
127) School awarding: MCE-MRE (NAMEMCE)
TOTAL%
36) Iliff116.7
63) Pittsburgh116.7
64) PSCE116.7
66) Reformed116.7
98) Union116.7
99) Other116.7
Missing770 
TOTAL6100.0
128) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education, or religion? MA (MA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73595.0
1) Checked395.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
129) Year received: MA (YRRCVMA)
TOTAL%
1962) 12.6
1963) 12.6
1965) 12.6
1967) 12.6
1968) 25.3
1969) 12.6
1971) 12.6
1972) 37.9
1976) 25.3
1977) 12.6
1979) 12.6
1980) 25.3
1981) 12.6
1983) 12.6
1984) 25.3
1985) 12.6
1987) 410.5
1988) 25.3
1989) 12.6
1991) 12.6
1992) 12.6
1993) 12.6
1994) 12.6
1995) 12.6
1997) 37.9
1998) 12.6
Missing738 
TOTAL38100.0
130) School awarding: MA (NAMEMA)
TOTAL%
13) University of Chicago Divinity25.9
16) Claremont12.9
30) Fuller12.9
45) McCormick12.9
50) Moravian12.9
52) New Brunswick12.9
64) PSCE25.9
65) Princeton12.9
68) San Francisco25.9
70) St Johns12.9
78) Union VA25.9
81) Vanderbilt12.9
88) Yale12.9
98) Union12.9
99) Other1647.1
Missing742 
TOTAL34100.0
131) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education, or religion? THM-STM (THM-STM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72193.2
1) Checked536.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
132) Year received: THM-STM (YRTHMSTM)
TOTAL%
1957) 12.0
1958) 12.0
1963) 12.0
1965) 12.0
1966) 23.9
1967) 35.9
1968) 23.9
1969) 35.9
1970) 47.8
1971) 12.0
1972) 23.9
1973) 35.9
1974) 12.0
1975) 47.8
1978) 12.0
1979) 23.9
1980) 12.0
1981) 23.9
1982) 12.0
1983) 35.9
1985) 12.0
1986) 12.0
1987) 23.9
1988) 12.0
1989) 23.9
1993) 35.9
1997) 12.0
2000) 12.0
Missing725 
TOTAL51100.0
133) School awarding: THM-STM (NTHM-STM)
TOTAL%
18) Columbia48.0
22) Dubuque12.0
25) Eden12.0
34) Harvard University12.0
45) McCormick36.0
63) Pittsburgh48.0
65) Princeton2142.0
68) San Francisco12.0
75) Union-Auburn36.0
78) Union VA48.0
88) Yale24.0
99) Other510.0
Missing726 
TOTAL50100.0
134) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education, or religion? DMIN (DMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60578.2
1) Checked16921.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
135) Year received: DMIN (YRDMIN)
TOTAL%
1971) 10.6
1972) 10.6
1974) 21.2
1975) 10.6
1976) 53.1
1977) 63.7
1978) 31.9
1979) 53.1
1980) 42.5
1981) 53.1
1982) 31.9
1983) 63.7
1984) 95.6
1985) 84.9
1986) 84.9
1987) 42.5
1988) 95.6
1989) 84.9
1990) 31.9
1991) 95.6
1992) 42.5
1993) 84.9
1994) 74.3
1995) 31.9
1996) 95.6
1997) 63.7
1998) 31.9
1999) 31.9
2000) 63.7
2001) 42.5
2002) 95.6
Missing614 
TOTAL162100.0
136) School awarding: DMIN (NAMEDMIN)
TOTAL%
5) Austin84.9
8) Bethel10.6
14) Chicago Theo10.6
18) Columbia148.6
21) Drew42.5
22) Dubuque21.2
24) Eastern Baptist42.5
25) Eden42.5
30) Fuller138.0
33) Gordon Conwell42.5
41) Louisville Pts63.7
43) Lutheran PA10.6
45) McCormick3320.2
53) New York10.6
61) Perkins10.6
62) Phillips21.2
63) Pittsburgh127.4
65) Princeton63.7
68) San Francisco138.0
74) Trinity Evangelical10.6
76) United Theo Dayton10.6
78) Union VA159.2
81) Vanderbilt31.8
83) Wesley10.6
98) Union42.5
99) Other84.9
Missing613 
TOTAL163100.0
137) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education, or religion? PHD-STD-THD (PHD-STD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73795.2
1) Checked374.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
138) Year received: PHD-STD-THD (YRPHD)
TOTAL%
1962) 12.9
1965) 12.9
1968) 12.9
1969) 12.9
1970) 25.7
1971) 12.9
1973) 12.9
1974) 25.7
1975) 12.9
1977) 25.7
1980) 25.7
1981) 12.9
1983) 38.6
1985) 38.6
1986) 25.7
1989) 12.9
1990) 12.9
1993) 12.9
1994) 12.9
1995) 25.7
1999) 12.9
2000) 12.9
2001) 25.7
2002) 12.9
Missing741 
TOTAL35100.0
139) School awarding: PHD-STD-THD (NAMEPHD)
TOTAL%
13) University of Chicago Divinity12.8
16) Claremont38.3
21) Drew12.8
34) Harvard University12.8
41) Louisville Pts12.8
63) Pittsburgh25.6
65) Princeton411.1
68) San Francisco12.8
81) Vanderbilt12.8
98) Union25.6
99) Other1952.8
Missing740 
TOTAL36100.0
140) Indicate any other graduate degrees you have earned in theology, Christian education, or religion? Degree: Other (OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74696.4
1) Checked283.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
141) Year received: Other (YROTHER)
TOTAL%
1962) 14.5
1969) 14.5
1971) 14.5
1972) 29.1
1973) 29.1
1975) 14.5
1976) 14.5
1977) 14.5
1982) 14.5
1992) 14.5
1993) 29.1
1994) 14.5
1995) 14.5
1998) 29.1
2000) 14.5
2001) 14.5
2002) 29.1
Missing754 
TOTAL22100.0
142) School awarding: Other (NAMEOTHR)
TOTAL%
22) Dubuque14.5
39) Lancaster14.5
63) Pittsburgh29.1
65) Princeton29.1
68) San Francisco29.1
99) Other1463.6
Missing754 
TOTAL22100.0
143) List any other graduate degrees you have earned (GROTH)
TOTAL%
1) Bachelor's Degree21.6
2) Master's Degree11187.4
3) Doctoral Degree118.7
4) Other32.4
Missing649 
TOTAL127100.0
144) Year other graduate degree received (GROTHYR)
TOTAL%
1952) 10.8
1953) 21.6
1959) 10.8
1963) 10.8
1964) 10.8
1965) 10.8
1966) 10.8
1967) 32.3
1968) 10.8
1969) 53.9
1970) 64.7
1971) 10.8
1972) 75.4
1973) 43.1
1974) 43.1
1975) 97.0
1976) 43.1
1977) 32.3
1978) 97.0
1979) 75.4
1980) 64.7
1981) 43.1
1982) 21.6
1983) 21.6
1984) 32.3
1985) 21.6
1986) 32.3
1987) 43.1
1988) 10.8
1989) 43.1
1990) 53.9
1991) 43.1
1992) 32.3
1993) 53.9
1994) 43.1
1995) 10.8
1996) 10.8
1997) 10.8
1998) 21.6
2002) 10.8
Missing647 
TOTAL129100.0
145) Other graduate degree received (GROTHMJ)
TOTAL%
1) Business1915.6
2) Education1411.5
3) English-Languages75.7
4) Fine Arts-Music43.3
5) Journalism-Communication21.6
6) Medical-health1814.8
7) Natural Science-Engineering54.1
9) Social Science-History3528.7
10) Other1814.8
Missing654 
TOTAL122100.0
146) Indicate other major school (NAMEMAJ)
TOTAL%
99) Other9100.0
Missing767 
TOTAL9100.0
147) List any other graduate degrees you have earned? (GROTH2)
TOTAL%
1) Bachelor's Degree15.9
2) Master's Degree847.1
3) Doctoral Degree635.3
4) Other211.8
Missing759 
TOTAL17100.0
148) Year other graduate degree received (GROTHYR2)
TOTAL%
1956) 15.6
1971) 15.6
1975) 15.6
1980) 316.7
1982) 211.1
1983) 15.6
1984) 15.6
1985) 15.6
1986) 211.1
1988) 316.7
1997) 15.6
1998) 15.6
Missing758 
TOTAL18100.0
149) Other graduate degree major (GROTHMJ2)
TOTAL%
1) Business16.3
2) Education212.5
3) English-Languages16.3
4) Fine Arts-Music212.5
5) Journalism-Communication16.3
6) Medical-health318.8
7) Natural Science-Engineering-Math-Computers212.5
9) Social Science-History318.8
10) Other16.3
Missing760 
TOTAL16100.0
150) Which category describes your current paid employment? (check all that apply): Pastor, co-pastor, associate, or other pastor in a congregation (PASTOR1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked20426.4
1) Checked57073.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
151) Which category describes your current paid employment? (check all that apply): Other position in congregation (POSITION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74696.4
1) Checked283.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
152) Which category describes your current paid employment? (check all that apply): Non-parish job or ministry (NONPARSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59977.4
1) Checked17522.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
153) Which category describes your current paid employment? (check all that apply): Unemployed (UNEMPL1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75197.0
1) Checked233.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
154) Which category describes your current paid employment? (check all that apply): Retired from active ministry (RETIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75197.0
1) Checked233.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
155) Do you consider yourself a full-time or part-time parish pastor? (FULLPART)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time49284.5
2) Part-time9015.5
Missing194 
TOTAL582100.0
156) [If "part-time,"} Specify hours per week (HOURS)
TOTAL%
1) 22.3
2) 11.1
3) 11.1
5) 11.1
6) 22.3
7) 11.1
8) 22.3
9) 11.1
10) 1112.5
15) 1011.4
16) 11.1
17) 11.1
18) 11.1
20) 1517.0
22) 11.1
23) 11.1
25) 78.0
27) 22.3
30) 1314.8
33) 11.1
35) 33.4
36) 22.3
37) 22.3
40) 33.4
43) 11.1
50) 11.1
60) 11.1
Missing688 
TOTAL88100.0
157) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Solo Pastor (SOLO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked45558.8
1) Checked31941.2
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
158) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Senior Pastor (SENIOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65384.4
1) Checked12115.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
159) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Associate Pastor (ASSO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69389.5
1) Checked8110.5
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
160) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Co-pastor (COPASTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74696.4
1) Checked283.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
161) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Stated or temp supply (TEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73595.0
1) Checked395.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
162) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Designated pastor (DESIGNAT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76799.1
1) Checked70.9
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
163) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Interim pastor (INTERMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73995.5
1) Checked354.5
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
164) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Tentmaker (TENTMAKE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76298.4
1) Checked121.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
165) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Paid parish associate (PAID)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75998.1
1) Checked151.9
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
166) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Other (OTHER2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74796.5
1) Checked273.5
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
167) How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor? (Include here congregations you are serving as stated or temporary supply.) (CONGREG)
TOTAL%
1) One55094.2
2) Two or more yoked congregations223.8
3) Two or more non-yoked congregations122.1
Missing192 
TOTAL584100.0
168) If serving two or more, how many? (MANY)
TOTAL%
2) 22777.1
3) 325.7
4) 412.9
5) 538.6
6) 625.7
Missing741 
TOTAL35100.0
169) What is the approximate number of members in your congregation? (MEMBER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL578422.277579
170) Is your non-parish job or ministry full-time or part-time? (NOPARJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time13665.4
2) Part-time7234.6
Missing568 
TOTAL208100.0
171) For non-parish job, specify hours per week (HOURS2)
TOTAL%
0) 22.8
1) 34.2
2) 34.2
3) 22.8
4) 11.4
5) 34.2
6) 11.4
8) 56.9
9) 11.4
10) 912.5
12) 22.8
14) 11.4
15) 68.3
16) 34.2
20) 1520.8
24) 22.8
25) 34.2
27) 11.4
30) 56.9
40) 22.8
50) 22.8
Missing704 
TOTAL72100.0
172) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Faculty/staff at an education institute (STAFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73494.8
1) Checked405.2
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
173) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Chaplain (CHAPLAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71892.8
1) Checked567.2
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
174) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Missionary- Mission Co-worker (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77099.5
1) Checked40.5
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
175) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Staff or mid government body staff (NATFSTAF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74295.9
1) Checked324.1
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
176) 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 checked76899.2
1) Checked60.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
177) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Professional pastoral counselor (PROFCOUN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76398.6
1) Checked111.4
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
178) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Other employment (OTHEMPLY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68989.0
1) Checked8511.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
179) For what type of institution do you work? Military (MILITARY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77199.6
1) Checked30.4
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
180) For what type of institution do you work? Civilian government (CIVLGOVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76098.2
1) Checked141.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
181) For what type of institution do you work? Elementary, Middle, High school (ELEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76899.2
1) Checked60.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
182) For what type of institution do you work? College or university (COLLEGE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73995.5
1) Checked354.5
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
183) For what type of institution do you work? Seminary or other theology school (SEMINARY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75998.1
1) Checked151.9
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
184) For what type of institution do you work? Hospital or other medical facility (HOSPITAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73795.2
1) Checked374.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
185) For what type of institution do you work? Church-religious body (CHURCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71992.9
1) Checked557.1
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
186) For what type of institution do you work? Other non-profit organization (NOPROFIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74696.4
1) Checked283.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
187) For what type of institution do you work? For-profit business (PROFIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75697.7
1) Checked182.3
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
188) Type of institution employed: Other (EMPOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74396.0
1) Checked314.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
189) Is this organization affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (PCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7939.1
2) No12360.9
Missing574 
TOTAL202100.0
190) How old were you when you decided God was calling you into ministry? (AGEGOD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL76322.9069
191) How large was the congregation you belonged to at that time? (SIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL752798.6381078
192) How important was that congregation in your overall discernment of a call? (IMPTCALL)
TOTAL%
1) Very important32042.1
2) Important28437.4
3) Not very important11515.1
4) Not at all important415.4
Missing16 
TOTAL760100.0
193) [If IMPTCALL was "very important" or "important"] What person/feature there most influenced your sense of call? (INFLUEN)
TOTAL%
1) Pastor30646.5
2) Other staff person527.9
3) Lay leader527.9
4) Other member233.5
5) Congregational program/activity8412.8
6) Worship324.9
7) Overall culture or "feel"10916.6
Missing118 
TOTAL658100.0
194) Was this the same congregation you were raised in? (RAISED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes42956.5
2) No33043.5
Missing17 
TOTAL759100.0
195) [IF RAISED is "NO"], how large was the congregation you grew up in? (RAISED2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL275676.6441217
196) Age when first began attending a PCUSA? (AGEPCUSE)
TOTAL%
0) 26334.2
1) 8110.5
2) 253.3
3) 222.9
4) 222.9
5) 263.4
6) 182.3
7) 91.2
8) 172.2
9) 131.7
10) 172.2
11) 40.5
12) 111.4
13) 101.3
14) 91.2
15) 121.6
16) 111.4
17) 70.9
18) 172.2
19) 141.8
20) 111.4
21) 202.6
22) 212.7
23) 141.8
24) 131.7
25) 172.2
26) 81.0
27) 111.4
28) 30.4
29) 30.4
30) 141.8
31) 30.4
32) 40.5
34) 10.1
35) 40.5
36) 10.1
37) 10.1
38) 10.1
39) 10.1
40) 20.3
44) 20.3
45) 20.3
46) 10.1
48) 10.1
59) 10.1
Missing8 
TOTAL768100.0
197) In what religious denomination were you raised? (DENRAISE)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist597.7
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)101.3
3) Episcopal101.3
4) Lutheran212.7
5) Methodist445.7
6) Presbyterian (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or PUCNA50665.9
7) Other Presbyterian111.4
8) Reformed101.3
9) Roman Catholic172.2
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)192.5
11) Independent- Nondenominational152.0
12) Other425.5
13) None40.5
Missing8 
TOTAL768100.0
198) Which of the following best describes your current stand on theological issues? (ISSUES)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative253.3
2) Conservative17923.3
3) Moderate28737.4
4) Liberal20626.8
5) Very liberal709.1
6) Varies10.1
Missing8 
TOTAL768100.0
199) 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 word243.1
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context42755.5
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings25032.5
4) The Bible is not the word of God, but contains God's word to us668.6
5) The Bible is an ancient book with little value today20.3
7) Don't know10.1
Missing6 
TOTAL770100.0
200) The account of Creation presented in Genesis (GENESIS)
TOTAL%
1) Is literally true, exactly as we find it in the Bible—that is, it took six 24—hour periods for God to create the world111.5
2) Is a true account of how God created the world38752.9
3) Reflects human feelings about how the world might have been created33345.6
Missing45 
TOTAL731100.0
201) An individual should arrive at his or her own beliefs independent of any church. (BELIEFS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree141.8
2) Agree516.7
3) Not sure364.7
4) Disagree42054.8
5) Strongly disagree24532.0
Missing10 
TOTAL766100.0
202) All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find the ultimate truth. (EQUALLY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree152.0
2) Agree668.6
3) Not sure577.5
4) Disagree31741.5
5) Strongly disagree30940.4
Missing12 
TOTAL764100.0
203) There is life beyond death. (LIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree57174.9
2) Agree15520.3
3) Not sure293.8
4) Disagree30.4
5) Strongly disagree40.5
Missing14 
TOTAL762100.0
204) The only absolute Truth for humankind is in Jesus Christ. (TRUTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29538.9
2) Agree19425.6
3) Not sure618.0
4) Disagree16121.2
5) Strongly disagree486.3
Missing17 
TOTAL759100.0
205) Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved (FOLLOWER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree12917.0
2) Agree11214.7
3) Not sure13217.3
4) Disagree22028.9
5) Strongly disagree16822.1
Missing15 
TOTAL761100.0
206) It is important to share my faith with other people. (SHARE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree42955.7
2) Agree32942.7
3) Not sure70.9
4) Disagree50.6
Missing6 
TOTAL770100.0
207) Jesus will return to Earth someday (EARTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree33043.4
2) Agree23130.4
3) Not sure14218.7
4) Disagree364.7
5) Strongly disagree222.9
Missing15 
TOTAL761100.0
208) The devil (Satan) really exists. (DEVIL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21327.9
2) Agree19826.0
3) Not sure13017.0
4) Disagree13918.2
5) Strongly disagree8310.9
Missing13 
TOTAL763100.0
209) Jesus was born of a virgin. (VIRGIN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree23530.8
2) Agree21828.6
3) Not sure16121.1
4) Disagree8110.6
5) Strongly disagree678.8
Missing14 
TOTAL762100.0
210) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (BIBLEPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily37348.4
2) Several times a week26234.0
3) Weekly8010.4
4) Several times a month273.5
5) Once a month91.2
6) Several times a year172.2
7) Once a year or less20.3
8) Never10.1
Missing5 
TOTAL771100.0
211) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read Bible with family-friends (TOGETHER)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily466.0
2) Several times a week16922.2
3) Weekly25733.7
4) Several times a month8611.3
5) Once a month415.4
6) Several times a year9212.1
7) Once a year or less283.7
8) Never435.6
Missing14 
TOTAL762100.0
212) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend Bible study group (STDYGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily101.3
2) Several times a week10413.8
3) Weekly33444.2
4) Several times a month759.9
5) Once a month456.0
6) Several times a year10513.9
7) Once a year or less354.6
8) Never476.2
Missing21 
TOTAL755100.0
213) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray privately (PRAYPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily65485.4
2) Several times a week8511.1
3) Weekly131.7
4) Several times a month70.9
5) Once a month30.4
6) Several times a year30.4
7) Once a year or less10.1
Missing10 
TOTAL766100.0
214) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray with family or friends (PRYTOGET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily34244.7
2) Several times a week22929.9
3) Weekly9712.7
4) Several times a month455.9
5) Once a month141.8
6) Several times a year273.5
7) Once a year or less20.3
8) Never91.2
Missing11 
TOTAL765100.0
215) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a prayer group (PRAYGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily172.2
2) Several times a week516.7
3) Weekly21528.4
4) Several times a month587.7
5) Once a month8110.7
6) Several times a year11915.7
7) Once a year or less8110.7
8) Never13517.8
Missing19 
TOTAL757100.0
216) What is your sex? (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female20826.9
2) Male56473.1
Missing4 
TOTAL772100.0
217) What is your present age? (AGE)
TOTAL%
27) 30.4
28) 10.1
29) 20.3
30) 30.4
31) 81.0
32) 81.0
33) 40.5
34) 60.8
35) 101.3
36) 70.9
37) 101.3
38) 162.1
39) 91.2
40) 172.2
41) 121.6
42) 101.3
43) 243.1
44) 172.2
45) 273.5
46) 263.4
47) 273.5
48) 334.3
49) 263.4
50) 273.5
51) 273.5
52) 273.5
53) 273.5
54) 303.9
55) 455.8
56) 344.4
57) 314.0
58) 233.0
59) 283.6
60) 374.8
61) 202.6
62) 324.2
63) 172.2
64) 151.9
65) 141.8
66) 81.0
67) 40.5
68) 70.9
69) 10.1
70) 30.4
71) 30.4
72) 10.1
74) 10.1
75) 20.3
80) 10.1
Missing5 
TOTAL771100.0
218) Which of the categories below most closely describes the place in which you currently live? (LIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Open country, but not on a farm425.4
2) On a farm20.3
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000)27335.4
4) In a medium—size city (50,000-250,000)10713.9
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city658.4
6) In a large city (over 250,000)12015.6
7) In a suburb near a large city16221.0
Missing5 
TOTAL771100.0
219) What is your present marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married66586.4
2) Not married10513.6
Missing6 
TOTAL770100.0
220) If not currently married; have you ever been married? (MARRY)
TOTAL%
1) No, never married4442.3
2) Yes, am now widowed76.7
3) Yes, am now divorced5250.0
4) Yes, am both widowed and divorced11.0
Missing672 
TOTAL104100.0
221) Spouses highest level of education (SEDU)
TOTAL%
3) Some high school10.2
4) High school diploma152.3
5) Some college6710.2
6) Graduated from college17426.5
7) Some grad work7411.3
8) Grad degree32649.6
Missing119 
TOTAL657100.0
222) If currently married; Have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)?D (PREMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, was widowed91.3
2) Yes, was divorced10515.7
4) No55482.9
Missing108 
TOTAL668100.0
223) Is your husband or wife an ordained minister? (SMINISTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11116.6
2) No55883.4
Missing107 
TOTAL669100.0
224) Spouse's employment: Full-time (SFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked43355.9
1) Checked34144.1
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
225) Spouse's employment: Part-employed (SPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61779.7
1) Checked15720.3
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
226) Spouse's employment: Self-employed (SSELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72093.0
1) Checked547.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
227) Spouse's employment: Unemployed (UNEMPL2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75297.2
1) Checked222.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
228) Spouse's employment: Retired (SRETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72994.2
1) Checked455.8
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
229) Spouse's employment: Full-time homemaker (SHOMEMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70791.3
1) Checked678.7
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
230) Spouse's employment: Student (SSTUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76498.7
1) Checked101.3
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
231) Spouse's employment: Other (SOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75397.3
1) Checked212.7
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
232) 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) 020.4
3) 310.2
4) 420.4
5) 540.7
6) 610.2
7) 730.6
8) 850.9
10) 10112.0
12) 1250.9
14) 1410.2
15) 15173.1
16) 1661.1
18) 1830.6
20) 20254.6
21) 2120.4
22) 2210.2
23) 2310.2
24) 2491.7
25) 25213.9
26) 2620.4
27) 2710.2
28) 2820.4
30) 30346.3
32) 3250.9
33) 3320.4
35) 35183.3
36) 3640.7
37) 3720.4
38) 3881.5
40) 4014226.2
42) 4230.6
43) 4340.7
44) 4430.6
45) 45376.8
47) 4710.2
48) 4840.7
50) 507614.0
52) 5210.2
53) 5310.2
54) 5410.2
55) 55183.3
58) 5810.2
60) 60397.2
65) 6530.6
70) 7040.7
73) 7310.2
75) 7520.4
80) 8010.2
99) 99 hours or more10.2
Missing235 
TOTAL541100.0
233) 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) Baptist7010.5
2) Disciples of Christ111.7
3) Episcopalian263.9
4) Lutheran314.7
5) Methodist8112.2
6) Presbyterian29043.6
7) Other Presbyterian20.3
8) Reformed91.4
9) Roman Catholic7210.8
10) United Church of Christ203.0
11) Independent- nondenominational121.8
12) None60.9
13) Other355.3
Missing111 
TOTAL665100.0
234) Please indicate the faith in which your husband or wife is currently. (SFAITH2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist60.9
2) Disciples of Christ40.6
3) Episcopalian81.2
4) Lutheran30.5
5) Methodist50.8
6) Presbyterian59291.2
7) Other Presbyterian10.2
9) Roman Catholic101.5
10) United Church of Christ50.8
12) None40.6
13) Other111.7
Missing127 
TOTAL649100.0
235) How many children do you have? (Include any legally adopted children; exclude stepchildren unless legally adopted.) (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None10213.2
1) 110013.0
2) 234044.1
3) 316020.8
4) 4476.1
5) 5172.2
6) 630.4
7) 720.3
Missing5 
TOTAL771100.0
236) Do you currently live in a manse or other housing provided by your congregation? (MANSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16821.7
2) No60578.3
Missing3 
TOTAL773100.0
237) How many persons, including yourself, live in your household? (PERSONS)
TOTAL%
1) I live alone.7710.0
2) Two of us34044.1
3) Three of us14418.7
4) Four of us13016.9
5) Five of us648.3
6) Six of us131.7
7) Seven or more of us30.4
Missing5 
TOTAL771100.0
238) How many persons in your household are under 6 years of age? (AGE6)
TOTAL%
0) None18868.4
1) 16423.3
2) 2217.6
3) 320.7
Missing501 
TOTAL275100.0
239) How many persons in your household are 6-12 years of age? (AGE12)
TOTAL%
0) None18054.2
1) 19628.9
2) 24613.9
3) 392.7
4) 410.3
Missing444 
TOTAL332100.0
240) How many persons in your household are 13-17 years of age? (AGE17)
TOTAL%
0) None17148.6
1) 112836.4
2) 24813.6
3) 351.4
Missing424 
TOTAL352100.0
241) How many persons in your household are 18-24 years of age? (AGE24)
TOTAL%
0) None18271.7
1) 15923.2
2) 2114.3
3) 320.8
Missing522 
TOTAL254100.0
242) How many persons in your household are 25 years of age and older? (AGE25)
TOTAL%
0) None10.1
1) 19011.8
2) 262982.5
3) 3344.5
4) 460.8
6) 610.1
8) 810.1
Missing14 
TOTAL762100.0
243) 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 alone719.2
2) A single parent, living with one or more children182.3
3) A married couple, no children in household30539.6
4) A married couple, living with one or more children33243.1
5) Some other arrangement445.7
Missing6 
TOTAL770100.0
244) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, or Republican, or other? (POLITIC)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat41854.4
2) Independent14518.9
3) Republican18524.1
4) Other202.6
Missing8 
TOTAL768100.0
245) Describe total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2001. (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,00010.1
2) $10,000- $14,99920.3
3) $15,000- $19,99920.3
4) $20,000- $29,999233.0
5) $30,000- $39,999749.7
6) $40,000- $49,9999812.9
7) $50,000- $59,99910213.4
8) $60,000- $69,9998511.2
9) $70,000- $79,9999712.8
10) $80,000- $89,9997810.3
11) $90,000- $99,999648.4
12) $100,000- $124,9997910.4
13) $125,000- $149,999212.8
14) $150,000 or more334.3
Missing17 
TOTAL759100.0
246) Race: White (RACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked334.3
1) Checked74195.7
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
247) Race: Black (RACE2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76699.0
1) Checked81.0
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
248) Race: Indian (RACE3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76398.6
1) Checked111.4
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
249) Race: Asian (RACE4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76298.4
1) Checked121.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
250) Race: Hispanic (RACE5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76498.7
1) Checked101.3
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
251) Race: Some other race (RACE6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76799.1
1) Checked70.9
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
252) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To your congregation in regular giving? (GIVING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74897.5
2) No192.5
Missing9 
TOTAL767100.0
253) Best estimate of the amount given: regular giving (AMTGIVE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6975410.50137908
254) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To your congregation in giving to a special capital campaign? (CAPCAMP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29640.6
2) No43359.4
Missing47 
TOTAL729100.0
255) Best estimate of the amount given: special capital campaign (SPECIALG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2987893.65181710
256) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? 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) Yes61982.3
2) No13317.7
Missing24 
TOTAL752100.0
257) Best estimate of amount given: to special appeal? (AMTSPEC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5845535.70471529
258) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To all religious groups or religious causes outside the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (OUTPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes49466.5
2) No24933.5
Missing33 
TOTAL743100.0
259) Best estimate of amount given: to all religious groups or religious causes outside the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (ALLCAUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4833226.54745706
260) During the last 12 months, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To Non-religious charities, community organizations, or social causes? (NONRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes68589.8
2) No7810.2
Missing13 
TOTAL763100.0
261) Best estimate of amount given: to non-religious charities (AMTNOREL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6514095.52555625
262) Survey Form (FORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper70791.3
2) Web678.7
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
263) Pastor (PASTOR2)
TOTAL%
0) Non-pastor26033.6
1) Pastor51466.4
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
264) Sample (SAMPLE2)
TOTAL%
3) Pastor51466.4
4) Specialized Clergy26033.6
Missing2 
TOTAL774100.0
265) State (STATE)
266) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast15720.3
2) Midwest20326.3
3) South26534.3
4) West14819.1
Missing3 
TOTAL773100.0
267) I-AGE: What is your present age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 408711.3
2) 40-4921928.4
3) 50-6442054.5
4) 65+455.8
Missing5 
TOTAL771100.0
268) I-SEX: What is your sex? (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female20826.9
2) Male56473.1
Missing4 
TOTAL772100.0
269) I-INCOME: Describe total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2001. (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20K50.7
2) $20K-$49,99919525.7
3) $50K-$99,99942656.1
4) $100K+13317.5
Missing17 
TOTAL759100.0
270) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, or Republican, or other? (for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat41854.4
2) Independent14518.9
3) Republican18524.1
4) Other202.6
Missing8 
TOTAL768100.0
271) I-REGION: Region (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast15720.3
2) Midwest20326.3
3) South26534.3
4) West14819.1
Missing3 
TOTAL773100.0