Presbyterian Panel Survey, February 2008 - Volunteering and Other Topics, Members and Elders

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Survey number (CODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL8312589.9361446
2) Thinking about age, what is your chronological age in years? (Q1AAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL79463.39813
3) Thinking about age, how old do you really feel? (Q1BAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL76053.52216
4) Thinking about age, what age or peer group do you think of yourself as belonging to? (Q1CAGE)
TOTAL%
1) Young637.8
2) Middle age53566.0
3) Old21126.0
4) Very old20.2
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
5) At what age does one become middle-aged? (Q1D1MID)
TOTAL%
1) 35-39263.5
2) 40-4412817.0
3) 45-4916922.5
4) 50-5421728.9
5) 55-5912016.0
6) 60-64516.8
7) 65-69212.8
8) 70 or older192.5
Missing80 
TOTAL751100.0
6) At what age does one become old? (Q1D2OLD)
TOTAL%
1) 50-5430.4
2) 55-5920.3
3) 60-64344.6
4) 65-6911615.8
5) 70-7420027.3
6) 75-7917824.3
7) 80-8413718.7
8) 85 or older628.5
Missing99 
TOTAL732100.0
7) At what age does one become very old? (Q1D3VOLD)
TOTAL%
3) 70-7420.3
4) 75-79283.9
5) 80-8411616.1
6) 85-8920728.7
7) 90-9424233.5
8) 95 or older12717.6
Missing109 
TOTAL722100.0
8) Do you live alone? (Q2ALONE)
TOTAL%
1) No65380.0
2) Yes16320.0
Missing15 
TOTAL816100.0
9) If you do not live alone, indicate what other persons live with you, by their relationship to you: a spouse/partner. (Q2A1SPOU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21425.8
1) Checked61774.2
TOTAL831100.0
10) If you do not live alone, indicate what other persons live with you, by their relationship to you: one or more children or grandchildren. (Q2A2CHLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67280.9
1) Checked15919.1
TOTAL831100.0
11) If you do not live alone, indicate what other persons live with you, by their relationship to you: one or more parents/step-parents. (Q2A2PRNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81397.8
1) Checked182.2
TOTAL831100.0
12) If you do not live alone, indicate what other persons live with you, by their relationship to you: one or more of my grandparents. (Q2A4GRND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82999.8
1) Checked20.2
TOTAL831100.0
13) If you do not live alone, indicate what other persons live with you, by their relationship to you: other (specify). (Q2A5OTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81097.5
1) Checked212.5
TOTAL831100.0
14) If you live with children or grandchildren, are any aged 18 or older? (Q2BAGE18)
TOTAL%
1) No10749.8
2) Yes10850.2
Missing616 
TOTAL215100.0
15) Think for a moment about your family support network--those members of your family who understand you and look out for your interests. How would you describe the amount of support you receive from them? (Q3FAMILY)
TOTAL%
1) Strong support53065.8
2) Moderate or occasional support, but adequate24129.9
3) Much less than you need151.9
4) No support202.5
Missing25 
TOTAL806100.0
16) How geographically close or distant are you to those members who make up for family support network? (Q4GEOGRA)
TOTAL%
1) All are nearby17421.2
2) Most are nearby, but some are distant25430.9
3) Around half are nearby, and half are distant12214.9
4) Most are distant, but some are nearby15919.4
5) All are distant11213.6
Missing10 
TOTAL821100.0
17) Next, think for a moment about those in your neighborhood who understand you and look out for you--your neighborhood support network. How would you describe the amount of support you receive from them? (Q5NEIGHB)
TOTAL%
1) Strong support17921.8
2) Moderate or occasional support, but adequate48659.1
3) Much less than you need394.7
4) No neighborhood support network11814.4
Missing9 
TOTAL822100.0
18) Now, think for a moment about those in your workplace who understand you and look out for you--your workplace support network. How would you describe the amount of support you receive from them? (Q6WORK)
TOTAL%
1) Strong support16721.1
2) Moderate or occasional support, but adequate19324.4
3) Much less than you need232.9
4) No neighborhood support network394.9
5) Not working outside the home36846.6
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
19) The following questions describe your contact with other members of your congregation (who are not your relatives). Please mark the most accurate choice. How many persons in your congregation do you see or hear from at least once a month, outside of scheduled worship services and events? (Q7ASEE)
TOTAL%
1) None8510.4
2) One637.7
3) Two9111.2
4) Three or four20625.3
5) Five to eight19423.8
6) Nine or more17521.5
Missing17 
TOTAL814100.0
20) The following questions describe your contact with other members of your congregation (who are not your relatives). Please mark the most accurate choice. With how many persons in your congregation do you feel comfortable talking about private affairs? (Q7BCOMF)
TOTAL%
1) None11414.1
2) One10512.9
3) Two12815.8
4) Three or four23228.6
5) Five to eight13917.1
6) Nine or more9311.5
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
21) The following questions describe your contact with other members of your congregation (who are not your relatives). Please mark the most accurate choice. How many persons in your congregation do you feel so close to that you could call on them for help? (Q7CCLOSE)
TOTAL%
1) None597.3
2) One809.9
3) Two11914.7
4) Three or four22828.3
5) Five to eight14217.6
6) Nine or more17922.2
Missing24 
TOTAL807100.0
22) The following questions describe your contact with other members of your congregation (who are not your relatives). Please mark the most accurate choice. Outside of scheduled worship services and church events, how often do you see or hear from the person in your congregation with whom you have the most contact? (Q7DCONT)
TOTAL%
1) Never334.1
2) Seldom11113.6
3) Sometimes21826.8
4) Often25731.6
5) Very often15719.3
6) Always384.7
Missing17 
TOTAL814100.0
23) The following questions describe your contact with other members of your congregation (who are not your relatives). Please mark the most accurate choice. When persons in your congregation have important decisions to make, how often do they talk to you about them? (Q7EDECIS)
TOTAL%
1) Never10613.0
2) Seldom21126.0
3) Sometimes29135.8
4) Often13817.0
5) Very often627.6
6) Always50.6
Missing18 
TOTAL813100.0
24) The following questions describe your contact with other members of your congregation (who are not your relatives). Please mark the most accurate choice. How often is someone in your congregation available for you to talk to when you have an important decision to make? (Q7FAVAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Never556.8
2) Seldom9812.2
3) Sometimes21126.3
4) Often24430.4
5) Very often10613.2
6) Always8911.1
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
25) Have you done any volunteering in your community or congregation over the last year? (Q8VOLUNT)
TOTAL%
1) No10713.2
2) Yes70386.8
Missing21 
TOTAL810100.0
26) If you have done any volunteering in your community or congregation over the last year, indicate which statements describe your volunteer work over the last year. I have done volunteer work in my community through a civic organization. (Q8AACIVC)
TOTAL%
1) No25838.3
2) Yes41561.7
Missing158 
TOTAL673100.0
27) If you have done volunteer work in your community through a civic organization, how many hours did you spend on this type of volunteer work in a typical month? (Q8ACIVHR)
TOTAL%
1) 297.2
2) 4410.9
3) 338.1
4) 4310.6
5) 368.9
6) 348.4
7) 20.5
8) 327.9
10) 409.9
12) 102.5
14) 10.2
15) 102.5
16) 51.2
18) 30.7
20) 348.4
22) 10.2
24) 30.7
25) 102.5
26) 10.2
30) 153.7
32) 10.2
35) 10.2
40) 30.7
44) 10.2
50) 41.0
53) 10.2
60) 30.7
70) 10.2
75) 10.2
80) 20.5
140) 10.2
Missing426 
TOTAL405100.0
28) If you have done any volunteering in your community or congregation over the last year, indicate which statements describe your volunteer work over the last year. I have done volunteer work in my community through my congregation. (Q8BCOMM)
TOTAL%
1) No27040.7
2) Yes39359.3
Missing168 
TOTAL663100.0
29) If you have done volunteer work in your community through your congregation, how many hours did you spend on this type of volunteer work in a typical month? (Q8BCOMHR)
TOTAL%
0) 71.8
.5) 10.3
1) 5714.9
2) 8221.5
3) 338.6
4) 4511.8
5) 297.6
6) 225.8
7) 51.3
8) 225.8
9) 10.3
10) 277.1
12) 153.9
13) 20.5
15) 112.9
16) 20.5
17) 10.3
18) 20.5
20) 82.1
24) 20.5
25) 10.3
40) 20.5
46) 10.3
48) 10.3
60) 10.3
93) 10.3
120) 10.3
Missing449 
TOTAL382100.0
30) If you have done any volunteering in your community or congregation over the last year, indicate which statements describe your volunteer work over the last year. I have done volunteer work in or for my congregation. (Q8CCONG)
TOTAL%
1) No7811.8
2) Yes58388.2
Missing170 
TOTAL661100.0
31) If you have done volunteer work in or for your congregation, how many hours did you spend on this type of volunteer work in a typical month? (Q8CCONHR)
TOTAL%
.25) 10.2
1) 396.7
2) 6310.9
3) 427.3
4) 6811.7
5) 427.3
6) 559.5
7) 10.2
8) 488.3
9) 30.5
10) 8214.2
11) 10.2
12) 162.8
13) 20.3
14) 20.3
15) 193.3
16) 71.2
18) 10.2
20) 406.9
21) 10.2
22) 10.2
24) 20.3
25) 142.4
30) 111.9
32) 20.3
35) 20.3
40) 30.5
50) 30.5
60) 10.2
64) 10.2
65) 10.2
70) 10.2
90) 20.3
100) 10.2
120) 10.2
Missing252 
TOTAL579100.0
32) If you have done any volunteering in your community or congregation over the last year, indicate which statements describe your volunteer work over the last year. I have participated along with a group from my congregation or presbytery in a national or international project, such as, but not limited to, disaster relief. (Q8DPROJ)
TOTAL%
1) No52077.5
2) Yes15122.5
Missing160 
TOTAL671100.0
33) If you have done any volunteering in your community or congregation over the past year, would you say that in the last year you have served as a leader in volunteer work in your community? (Q8BALDR)
TOTAL%
1) No45665.5
2) Yes24034.5
Missing135 
TOTAL696100.0
34) If you have done any volunteering in your community or congregation over the past year, would you say that in the last year you have served as a leader in volunteer work in or through your congregation? (Q8BBLDR)
TOTAL%
1) No31744.9
2) Yes38955.1
Missing125 
TOTAL706100.0
35) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I have sufficient financial resources to provide, comfortably, what I need and what I want. (Q9AFINAN)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false162.0
2) Somewhat false394.8
3) Unsure323.9
4) Somewhat true32139.2
5) Definitely true41050.1
Missing13 
TOTAL818100.0
36) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I have always been an active person, a doer. (Q9BACTIV)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false20.2
2) Somewhat false141.7
3) Unsure273.3
4) Somewhat true28034.4
5) Definitely true49260.4
Missing16 
TOTAL815100.0
37) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I am in excellent health, i.e., I have only minor and/or self-managed health-care issues. (Q9CHEALT)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false303.7
2) Somewhat false556.7
3) Unsure303.7
4) Somewhat true27633.7
5) Definitely true42852.3
Missing12 
TOTAL819100.0
38) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I live independently, and require no assistance. (Q9DINDEP)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false334.1
2) Somewhat false243.0
3) Unsure162.0
4) Somewhat true13016.1
5) Definitely true60474.8
Missing24 
TOTAL807100.0
39) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. The physical demands of my occupation have taken a toll on my health. (Q9EOCCUP)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false41052.2
2) Somewhat false14518.4
3) Unsure587.4
4) Somewhat true14418.3
5) Definitely true293.7
Missing45 
TOTAL786100.0
40) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I am as vigorous now as any time in my life. (Q9FVIGOR)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false8910.9
2) Somewhat false22127.1
3) Unsure506.1
4) Somewhat true35243.2
5) Definitely true10312.6
Missing16 
TOTAL815100.0
41) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I see my physician or other health care professional on a regular schedule for checkups and tests. (Q9GCHECK)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false141.7
2) Somewhat false425.1
3) Unsure60.7
4) Somewhat true15619.0
5) Definitely true60273.4
Missing11 
TOTAL820100.0
42) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I eat a healthy diet. (Q9HDIET)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false60.7
2) Somewhat false435.2
3) Unsure334.0
4) Somewhat true43352.7
5) Definitely true30637.3
Missing10 
TOTAL821100.0
43) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I exercise regularly. (Q9IEXERC)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false536.5
2) Somewhat false13116.0
3) Unsure425.1
4) Somewhat true30637.4
5) Definitely true28735.0
Missing12 
TOTAL819100.0
44) Please indicate how well each of the following statements describes you. I always practice safe driving habits/behaviors. (Q9JDRIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false40.5
2) Somewhat false91.1
3) Unsure162.0
4) Somewhat true28234.6
5) Definitely true50161.5
6) 620.2
Missing17 
TOTAL814100.0
45) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Working as part of a team or a group rather than independently. (Q10ATEAM)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer232.9
2) 2273.4
3) 316020.2
4) 418122.9
5) Most prefer34043.0
6) No opinion607.6
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
46) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Advocating for the rights of others. (Q10BRGHT)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer9111.7
2) 214118.1
3) 319425.0
4) 415720.2
5) Most prefer11014.2
6) No opinion8410.8
Missing54 
TOTAL777100.0
47) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Advocating for a group of which you are a part. (Q10CPART)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer506.4
2) 2648.2
3) 320426.1
4) 425132.1
5) Most prefer15119.3
6) No opinion638.0
Missing48 
TOTAL783100.0
48) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Helping someone with whom you are connected. (Q10DHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer50.6
2) 281.0
3) 39211.8
4) 425733.1
5) Most prefer39751.1
6) No opinion182.3
Missing54 
TOTAL777100.0
49) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Leading a Bible study or teaching a Sunday school class. (Q10EBIBL)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer17522.3
2) 213917.7
3) 316521.0
4) 413016.6
5) Most prefer15019.1
6) No opinion263.3
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
50) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Tutoring, coaching, mentoring, or supporting young people. (Q10FYNG)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer729.2
2) 212515.9
3) 317722.5
4) 420325.9
5) Most prefer17722.5
6) No opinion313.9
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
51) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? An effort in your community, rather than nationally or internationally. (Q10GCOMM)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer131.7
2) 2202.6
3) 312516.0
4) 422528.8
5) Most prefer35245.0
6) No opinion476.0
Missing49 
TOTAL782100.0
52) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Mentoring/supporting an adult who needs to develop a work ethic. (Q10HADLT)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer13517.3
2) 216821.5
3) 322328.6
4) 412315.7
5) Most prefer445.6
6) No opinion8811.3
Missing50 
TOTAL781100.0
53) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Leading an effort in your congregation, presbytery, synod, or the General Assembly. (Q10ICONG)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer15319.5
2) 215019.1
3) 319124.4
4) 416420.9
5) Most prefer739.3
6) No opinion536.8
Missing47 
TOTAL784100.0
54) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? An activity that arises spontaneously because of a specific need. (Q10JNEED)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer182.3
2) 2334.2
3) 319725.2
4) 430238.7
5) Most prefer18423.6
6) No opinion476.0
Missing50 
TOTAL781100.0
55) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? An activity that provides compassionate care, like hospital visitation. (Q10KCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer668.4
2) 213917.8
3) 321026.8
4) 420626.3
5) Most prefer13517.2
6) No opinion273.4
Missing48 
TOTAL783100.0
56) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Singing in a choir or playing with an ensemble or orchestra. (Q10LMUSC)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer30138.3
2) 210213.0
3) 3658.3
4) 4617.8
5) Most prefer20426.0
6) No opinion526.6
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
57) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? An activity in response to a disaster or a community calamity. (Q10MDISA)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer243.0
2) 2597.5
3) 322728.8
4) 424230.7
5) Most prefer20125.5
6) No opinion354.4
Missing43 
TOTAL788100.0
58) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? An effort for people who have suffered an injustice. (Q10NINJU)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer597.5
2) 211815.0
3) 325832.9
4) 418223.2
5) Most prefer10413.2
6) No opinion648.2
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
59) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? An effort to aid or help immigrants. (Q10OIMMI)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer13116.8
2) 215620.0
3) 322729.1
4) 413417.2
5) Most prefer577.3
6) No opinion769.7
Missing50 
TOTAL781100.0
60) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? An effort that uses your professional skills, expertise, and experience. (Q10PPROF)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer131.7
2) 2212.7
3) 310713.6
4) 425933.0
5) Most prefer34343.7
6) No opinion425.4
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
61) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? Helping someone who is working to improve the lot of his or her family. (Q10QFAM)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer111.4
2) 2374.7
3) 318323.3
4) 432641.4
5) Most prefer18323.3
6) No opinion476.0
Missing44 
TOTAL787100.0
62) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? A particular cause you are passionate about. (Q10RPASS)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer121.5
2) 2111.4
3) 39712.3
4) 424330.9
5) Most prefer38048.3
6) No opinion435.5
Missing45 
TOTAL786100.0
63) When you think about volunteering, how much would you prefer each of these types of aspects of volunteer work? One that provides tangible results quickly, like building a Habitat home. (Q10STANG)
TOTAL%
1) Least prefer587.4
2) 2739.3
3) 322728.9
4) 420225.7
5) Most prefer15319.5
6) No opinion739.3
Missing45 
TOTAL786100.0
64) Please answer "yes" or "no" to each of the following items. I moved to a new community in the past three years. (Q11AMOVE)
TOTAL%
1) No73491.5
2) Yes688.5
Missing29 
TOTAL802100.0
65) Please answer "yes" or "no" to each of the following items. I have spent more than half of my adult life in a healthy marriage or other domestic partnership. (Q11BMARR)
TOTAL%
1) No17221.5
2) Yes62978.5
Missing30 
TOTAL801100.0
66) Please answer "yes" or "no" to each of the following items. I have one or more living children. (Q11CCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) No10913.6
2) Yes69286.4
Missing30 
TOTAL801100.0
67) Please answer "yes" or "no" to each of the following items. I am the primary caregiver for someone who requires daily care. (Q11DCARE)
TOTAL%
1) No70688.6
2) Yes9111.4
Missing34 
TOTAL797100.0
68) Please answer "yes" or "no" to each of the following items. I have a pet dog and/or cat who is very important to me. (Q11EPET)
TOTAL%
1) No42453.1
2) Yes37546.9
Missing32 
TOTAL799100.0
69) When you think about growing old and your future, how much do you worry about loss of independence, the need to depend on others? (Q12ALOSS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all658.1
2) 2607.5
3) 3415.1
4) Some29236.6
5) 511214.0
6) 610813.5
7) A great deal12015.0
Missing33 
TOTAL798100.0
70) When you think about growing old and your future, how much do you worry about finances (having an adequate lifelong income)? (Q12BFINA)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all11714.6
2) 210413.0
3) 3688.5
4) Some20325.4
5) 510012.5
6) 612015.0
7) A great deal8811.0
Missing31 
TOTAL800100.0
71) When you think about growing old and your future, how much do you worry about healthcare availability and cost? (Q12CHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all759.4
2) 2698.6
3) 3668.3
4) Some18022.5
5) 511914.9
6) 616520.7
7) A great deal12515.6
Missing32 
TOTAL799100.0
72) When you think about growing old and your future, how much do you worry about becoming a caregiver of someone else? (Q12DCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all13917.5
2) 29011.3
3) 39411.8
4) Some25331.8
5) 59211.6
6) 68911.2
7) A great deal394.9
Missing35 
TOTAL796100.0
73) When you think about growing old and your future, how much do you worry about loneliness, being left alone? (Q12ELONE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all16320.4
2) 213516.9
3) 38110.2
4) Some20926.2
5) 58410.5
6) 6688.5
7) A great deal587.3
Missing33 
TOTAL798100.0
74) When you think about growing old and your future, how much do you worry about end of life? (Q12FEND)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all24230.2
2) 216120.1
3) 3799.9
4) Some18823.5
5) 5536.6
6) 6435.4
7) A great deal354.4
Missing30 
TOTAL801100.0
75) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your healthcare and treatment decisions. (Q13AHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all18423.3
2) 211915.1
3) 3759.5
4) Some26233.2
5) 5587.4
6) 6435.4
7) A great deal486.1
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
76) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your ability to live independently. (Q13BLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all23529.7
2) 214017.7
3) 38711.0
4) Some19324.4
5) 5557.0
6) 6475.9
7) A great deal334.2
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
77) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your ability to succeed as a volunteer or employee. (Q13CSUCC)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all25932.8
2) 212716.1
3) 38811.1
4) Some17522.2
5) 5597.5
6) 6617.7
7) A great deal212.7
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
78) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your overall self-confidence. (Q13DCONF)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all17922.8
2) 214017.8
3) 38510.8
4) Some19224.4
5) 58110.3
6) 6719.0
7) A great deal384.8
Missing45 
TOTAL786100.0
79) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your ability to provide care for small children. (Q13ECARE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all31340.4
2) 213918.0
3) 38410.9
4) Some14719.0
5) 5425.4
6) 6314.0
7) A great deal182.3
Missing57 
TOTAL774100.0
80) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your ability to manage your own financial affairs. (Q13FFINA)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all28836.4
2) 215719.8
3) 3648.1
4) Some15419.4
5) 5455.7
6) 6486.1
7) A great deal364.5
Missing39 
TOTAL792100.0
81) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your pursuit of new interests, learning new skills. (Q13GNEW)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all26633.7
2) 214518.4
3) 39311.8
4) Some17321.9
5) 5557.0
6) 6384.8
7) A great deal192.4
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
82) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your general decision-making. (Q13HDECI)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all20626.0
2) 217021.5
3) 39612.1
4) Some19724.9
5) 5587.3
6) 6384.8
7) A great deal263.3
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
83) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your likelihood of traveling without other family members. (Q13ITRAV)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all28035.3
2) 216420.7
3) 38310.5
4) Some15119.0
5) 5415.2
6) 6486.0
7) A great deal273.4
Missing37 
TOTAL794100.0
84) How much do you feel that other people's opinions and expectations of you and your peers influence the following? Your enthusiasm in planning for the future. (Q13JPLAN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all22928.8
2) 214217.9
3) 3799.9
4) Some19324.3
5) 5718.9
6) 6587.3
7) A great deal232.9
Missing36 
TOTAL795100.0
85) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: When people get older, they need to lower their expectations for their health. (Q14ALOW)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false13316.8
2) 210813.7
3) 38110.2
4) Neither true nor false21026.5
5) 512415.7
6) 6708.8
7) Definitely true658.2
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
86) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: The body is like a car--when it gets old, it gets worn out. (Q14BCAR)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false546.9
2) 2678.5
3) 3526.6
4) Neither true nor false15920.2
5) 521727.5
6) 613517.1
7) Definitely true10413.2
Missing43 
TOTAL788100.0
87) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Having more aches and pains is an accepted part of aging. (Q14CACHE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false283.5
2) 2394.9
3) 3364.5
4) Neither true nor false9912.5
5) 525832.5
6) 618923.8
7) Definitely true14418.2
Missing38 
TOTAL793100.0
88) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Every year that people age, their energy levels go down a little. (Q14DENRG)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false334.2
2) 2678.5
3) 3708.9
4) Neither true nor false21927.7
5) 519925.2
6) 611614.7
7) Definitely true8610.9
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
89) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I expect that as I get older I will spend less time with friends and family. (Q14ETIME)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false29036.7
2) 220225.5
3) 3789.9
4) Neither true nor false15019.0
5) 5334.2
6) 6232.9
7) Definitely true151.9
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
90) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Being lonely is just something that happens when people get old. (Q14FLONE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false29837.6
2) 216620.9
3) 38711.0
4) Neither true nor false15419.4
5) 5486.1
6) 6263.3
7) Definitely true141.8
Missing38 
TOTAL793100.0
91) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I expect that others will not need me as much when I get older. (Q14GNEED)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false13817.5
2) 214017.7
3) 39111.5
4) Neither true nor false18523.4
5) 512415.7
6) 6708.9
7) Definitely true415.2
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
92) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I suppose that as I get older I will become more forgetful. (Q14HFRGT)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false293.7
2) 2587.4
3) 3486.1
4) Neither true nor false15719.9
5) 523029.2
6) 616621.0
7) Definitely true10112.8
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
93) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Forgetfulness is a national occurrence just from growing old. (Q14INATU)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false435.4
2) 2587.3
3) 3496.2
4) Neither true nor false20325.7
5) 523329.5
6) 613116.6
7) Definitely true739.2
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
94) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: It's an accepted part of aging to have trouble remembering names. (Q14JNAME)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false354.4
2) 2557.0
3) 3567.1
4) Neither true nor false18423.3
5) 523029.1
6) 616020.3
7) Definitely true708.9
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
95) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: It is impossible to escape the mental slowness that happens with aging. (Q14KSLOW)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false8610.9
2) 213316.8
3) 310212.9
4) Neither true nor false21627.3
5) 513717.3
6) 6789.8
7) Definitely true405.1
Missing39 
TOTAL792100.0
96) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Quality of life declines as people age. (Q14LQUAL)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false11614.8
2) 215019.2
3) 310213.0
4) Neither true nor false20125.7
5) 511714.9
6) 6658.3
7) Definitely true324.1
Missing48 
TOTAL783100.0
97) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: It is normal to be depressed when you are old. (Q14MDEPR)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false28035.5
2) 218323.2
3) 38210.4
4) Neither true nor false16621.1
5) 5546.9
6) 6131.6
7) Definitely true101.3
Missing43 
TOTAL788100.0
98) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Most people do not value older people as much as they do younger people. (Q14NVALU)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false8110.2
2) 2597.4
3) 37910.0
4) Neither true nor false20025.3
5) 516821.2
6) 614518.3
7) Definitely true607.6
Missing39 
TOTAL792100.0
99) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Most people will begin to doubt my wisdom and capacities as I get older. (Q14ODOUB)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false10012.7
2) 211714.9
3) 39411.9
4) Neither true nor false24431.0
5) 515619.8
6) 6567.1
7) Definitely true202.5
Missing44 
TOTAL787100.0
100) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: People will assume that my health problems (illnesses) are the result of my age. (Q14PASSU)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false425.3
2) 2536.7
3) 3627.9
4) Neither true nor false22828.9
5) 522228.1
6) 613917.6
7) Definitely true435.4
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
101) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: People will treat me as less capable as I get older. (Q14QLESS)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false546.9
2) 28010.2
3) 3759.5
4) Neither true nor false19524.7
5) 525131.9
6) 69512.1
7) Definitely true384.8
Missing43 
TOTAL788100.0
102) What are your expectations regarding aging? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: One has a greater value to society if one is a "contributing" member. (Q14RSOC)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false364.6
2) 2232.9
3) 3182.3
4) Neither true nor false12415.8
5) 514418.3
6) 622028.0
7) Definitely true22128.1
Missing45 
TOTAL786100.0
103) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: As I grow older, things seem better than I expected. (Q15AGOOD)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false111.4
2) 2141.8
3) 3283.5
4) Neither true nor false23129.3
5) 515319.4
6) 618423.3
7) Definitely true16821.3
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
104) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I am just as happy as I was when I was younger. (Q15BHAPY)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false243.0
2) 2232.9
3) 3506.3
4) Neither true nor false12916.3
5) 514117.9
6) 620225.6
7) Definitely true22027.9
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
105) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I have gotten more breaks in life than most people. (Q15CBRKS)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false253.2
2) 2243.0
3) 3324.0
4) Neither true nor false20726.2
5) 514618.5
6) 617121.6
7) Definitely true18623.5
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
106) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: This is the dreariest time of my life. (Q15DDREA)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false44255.8
2) 213116.5
3) 3516.4
4) Neither true nor false8811.1
5) 5374.7
6) 6192.4
7) Definitely true243.0
Missing39 
TOTAL792100.0
107) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: My life could be happier than it is now. (Q15EHAPP)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false12916.4
2) 211915.1
3) 3607.6
4) Neither true nor false18123.0
5) 514918.9
6) 68711.0
7) Definitely true638.0
Missing43 
TOTAL788100.0
108) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: These are the best years of my life. (Q15FBEST)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false364.6
2) 2496.2
3) 3739.3
4) Neither true nor false28536.2
5) 511915.1
6) 613517.2
7) Definitely true9011.4
Missing44 
TOTAL787100.0
109) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Most of the things that I do are boring or monotonous. (Q15GBORE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false33642.3
2) 221026.4
3) 3789.8
4) Neither true nor false9512.0
5) 5425.3
6) 6202.5
7) Definitely true131.6
Missing37 
TOTAL794100.0
110) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I expect positive things to happen to me in the future. (Q15HPOSI)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false151.9
2) 2172.1
3) 3101.3
4) Neither true nor false10313.0
5) 514918.8
6) 625432.1
7) Definitely true24330.7
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
111) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: The things that I do are as interesting as ever. (Q15IINTR)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false131.6
2) 2243.0
3) 3394.9
4) Neither true nor false8510.8
5) 515119.1
6) 624430.9
7) Definitely true23429.6
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
112) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I feel old and somewhat tired. (Q15JFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false16320.8
2) 216220.7
3) 39111.6
4) Neither true nor false16120.5
5) 512315.7
6) 6546.9
7) Definitely true303.8
Missing47 
TOTAL784100.0
113) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: As I look back on my life I am fairly well satisfied. (Q15KSATI)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false70.9
2) 2131.6
3) 3313.9
4) Neither true nor false526.6
5) 515219.2
6) 628435.9
7) Definitely true25231.9
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
114) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I would not change my past life even if I could. (Q15LCHNG)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false587.4
2) 2749.4
3) 3779.8
4) Neither true nor false13817.6
5) 59512.1
6) 615319.5
7) Definitely true19024.2
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
115) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Compared to other people my age I look good. (Q15MLOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false70.9
2) 260.8
3) 3162.0
4) Neither true nor false12315.6
5) 516220.5
6) 627334.6
7) Definitely true20325.7
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
116) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I have made plans for things I will be doing in a month or a year from now. (Q15NPLAN)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false222.8
2) 2162.0
3) 3243.0
4) Neither true nor false597.4
5) 59211.6
6) 621326.9
7) Definitely true36746.3
Missing38 
TOTAL793100.0
117) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: When I think back over my life, I didn't get most of the important things I wanted. (Q15OREGR)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false28535.9
2) 224130.4
3) 3799.9
4) Neither true nor false12515.7
5) 5354.4
6) 6182.3
7) Definitely true111.4
Missing37 
TOTAL794100.0
118) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Compared to most other people, I get down in the dumps too often. (Q15PDOWN)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false38047.9
2) 219023.9
3) 3617.7
4) Neither true nor false9311.7
5) 5374.7
6) 6212.6
7) Definitely true121.5
Missing37 
TOTAL794100.0
119) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I've gotten pretty much what I expected out of life. (Q15QEXPE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false172.1
2) 2263.3
3) 3425.3
4) Neither true nor false16921.4
5) 513717.3
6) 625432.1
7) Definitely true14618.5
Missing40 
TOTAL791100.0
120) Generally, how satisfactory has your life been, thus far? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: In spite of what some people say, the lot of the average person is gettng worse, not better. (Q15RWORS)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false15018.9
2) 214818.6
3) 3759.4
4) Neither true nor false25031.5
5) 58510.7
6) 6617.7
7) Definitely true253.1
Missing37 
TOTAL794100.0
121) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I find it very hard to accept or be happy with myself. (Q16AHARD)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true37345.9
2) 219423.9
3) 3688.4
4) Somewhat true9711.9
5) 5354.3
6) 6313.8
7) Very true141.7
Missing19 
TOTAL812100.0
122) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I often do things because I feel I have to, not because I want to. (Q16BFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true9812.1
2) 214818.3
3) 311814.6
4) Somewhat true27834.4
5) 5809.9
6) 6577.0
7) Very true303.7
Missing22 
TOTAL809100.0
123) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I often feel uncertain about the impression I make on other people. (Q16CIMPR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true13917.2
2) 220024.7
3) 312815.8
4) Somewhat true21726.8
5) 5749.1
6) 6374.6
7) Very true141.7
Missing22 
TOTAL809100.0
124) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I do a lot of things that I would rather not do. (Q16DALOT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true17722.0
2) 225631.9
3) 315519.3
4) Somewhat true12916.1
5) 5556.8
6) 6182.2
7) Very true131.6
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
125) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I often feel I have to prove myself. (Q16EPROV)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true25831.8
2) 218222.4
3) 310512.9
4) Somewhat true13917.1
5) 5607.4
6) 6445.4
7) Very true232.8
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
126) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? In my experience there is more in life than I can perceive with my senses. (Q16FMORE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true475.9
2) 2516.4
3) 3394.9
4) Somewhat true17722.3
5) 510112.7
6) 617121.6
7) Very true20726.1
Missing38 
TOTAL793100.0
127) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? It is my opinion that my life is meaningful. (Q16GMEAN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true111.4
2) 2111.4
3) 391.1
4) Somewhat true637.8
5) 5769.4
6) 627333.7
7) Very true36845.4
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
128) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I think I am part of a meaningful reality. (Q16HPART)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true70.9
2) 250.6
3) 3101.3
4) Somewhat true708.9
5) 5779.8
6) 625432.4
7) Very true36046.0
Missing48 
TOTAL783100.0
129) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? My life has such a deep meaning that it surpasses my personal interests. (Q16IDEEP)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true364.6
2) 2577.3
3) 39311.9
4) Somewhat true25132.2
5) 513016.7
6) 612415.9
7) Very true8811.3
Missing52 
TOTAL779100.0
130) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? My ideals inspire me. (Q16JINSP)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true121.5
2) 2293.6
3) 3708.8
4) Somewhat true22528.3
5) 514318.0
6) 619224.1
7) Very true12515.7
Missing35 
TOTAL796100.0
131) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? Deep inside I feel free. (Q16KFREE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true182.3
2) 2374.6
3) 3577.1
4) Somewhat true17421.8
5) 513516.9
6) 620125.2
7) Very true17722.2
Missing32 
TOTAL799100.0
132) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I completely approve of the things that I do. (Q16LAPPR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true162.0
2) 2374.6
3) 3708.7
4) Somewhat true18122.5
5) 516320.3
6) 622828.4
7) Very true10913.6
Missing27 
TOTAL804100.0
133) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? I remain motivated to carry on in times of good luck. (Q16MMOTI)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true50.6
2) 281.0
3) 3202.5
4) Somewhat true12115.0
5) 516220.1
6) 629136.1
7) Very true19824.6
Missing26 
TOTAL805100.0
134) To what extent would you say the following statements are true for you? Even in busy times I experience feelings of inner calmness. (Q16NCALM)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all true131.6
2) 2253.1
3) 3607.4
4) Somewhat true20124.9
5) 515018.6
6) 623028.5
7) Very true12715.8
Missing25 
TOTAL806100.0
135) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I go to church because I feel part of a community. (Q17ACOMM)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false253.1
2) 2162.0
3) 3121.5
4) Neither true nor false9511.7
5) 59812.1
6) 618923.3
7) Definitely true37646.4
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
136) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I go to church mainly because I enjoy the fellowship of people I know there. (Q17BFELL)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false283.5
2) 2222.7
3) 3334.1
4) Neither true nor false14417.8
5) 515419.0
6) 619023.5
7) Definitely true23829.4
Missing22 
TOTAL809100.0
137) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: My beliefs help me feel compassion/love for others. (Q17CLOVE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false10.1
2) 230.4
3) 340.5
4) Neither true nor false253.1
5) 59211.4
6) 626733.1
7) Definitely true41451.4
Missing25 
TOTAL806100.0
138) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: The church is a place to form good social relationships and networks. (Q17DSOC)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false91.1
2) 2141.7
3) 3172.1
4) Neither true nor false11614.4
5) 516220.1
6) 622728.1
7) Definitely true26232.5
Missing24 
TOTAL807100.0
139) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I feel I am connected to all humanity. (Q17ECONN)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false81.0
2) 2222.7
3) 3222.7
4) Neither true nor false16821.0
5) 516720.8
6) 621627.0
7) Definitely true19824.7
Missing30 
TOTAL801100.0
140) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: It doesn't matter so much what I believe as long as I live a moral life. (Q17FMORA)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false28234.9
2) 213717.0
3) 39211.4
4) Neither true nor false13717.0
5) 5739.0
6) 6465.7
7) Definitely true405.0
Missing24 
TOTAL807100.0
141) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: What religion offers most is comfort in times of sorrow or misfortune. (Q17GCOMF)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false10913.6
2) 210613.2
3) 38210.2
4) Neither true nor false21827.2
5) 512816.0
6) 69712.1
7) Definitely true627.7
Missing29 
TOTAL802100.0
142) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Nothing is as important to me as serving God. (Q17HSERV)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false101.2
2) 2101.2
3) 3405.0
4) Neither true nor false10813.4
5) 514518.0
6) 623729.4
7) Definitely true25531.7
Missing26 
TOTAL805100.0
143) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I go to church primarily to worship. (Q17IWRSH)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false70.9
2) 230.4
3) 3324.0
4) Neither true nor false8710.7
5) 513416.5
6) 624930.7
7) Definitely true29836.8
Missing21 
TOTAL810100.0
144) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I have a responsibility to help others. (Q17JHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false10.1
2) 230.4
3) 350.6
4) Neither true nor false324.0
5) 511614.4
6) 629636.7
7) Definitely true35443.9
Missing24 
TOTAL807100.0
145) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: My faith involves all aspects of my life. (Q17KALL)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false20.2
2) 240.5
3) 3151.9
4) Neither true nor false587.2
5) 510713.3
6) 625631.8
7) Definitely true36245.0
Missing27 
TOTAL804100.0
146) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: In my faith I experience the presence of the divine. (Q17LDIVN)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false50.6
2) 2151.9
3) 3222.7
4) Neither true nor false8510.6
5) 514317.8
6) 622027.4
7) Definitely true31339.0
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
147) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: My faith sometimes restricts my actions. (Q17MREST)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false789.7
2) 2556.8
3) 3587.2
4) Neither true nor false14918.5
5) 513917.3
6) 619624.4
7) Definitely true12916.0
Missing27 
TOTAL804100.0
148) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: It is important for me to spend time in private religious thought and reflection. (Q17NPRIV)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false70.9
2) 2141.7
3) 3313.8
4) Neither true nor false8911.0
5) 514918.5
6) 624129.9
7) Definitely true27634.2
Missing24 
TOTAL807100.0
149) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: My life experiences have led me to reshape my religious convictions. (Q17OCONV)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false384.7
2) 2496.1
3) 3394.8
4) Neither true nor false15619.3
5) 514317.7
6) 620024.8
7) Definitely true18322.6
Missing23 
TOTAL808100.0
150) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: Tensions in today's world cause me to form and ponder religious thought and reflection. (Q17PTENS)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false445.5
2) 2496.1
3) 3486.0
4) Neither true nor false15719.6
5) 516921.1
6) 621226.4
7) Definitely true12315.3
Missing29 
TOTAL802100.0
151) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: I expect my religious beliefs and convictions to change in the next few years. (Q17QCHNG)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false28935.9
2) 215419.1
3) 3789.7
4) Neither true nor false17421.6
5) 5475.8
6) 6506.2
7) Definitely true141.7
Missing25 
TOTAL806100.0
152) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: There are many religious issues on which my views are still changing. (Q17RVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false12415.4
2) 213516.7
3) 39111.3
4) Neither true nor false17722.0
5) 513416.6
6) 69411.7
7) Definitely true516.3
Missing25 
TOTAL806100.0
153) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: God wasn't as important to me until I began to look for meaning in my life. (Q17SMEAN)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false19223.9
2) 213216.4
3) 3587.2
4) Neither true nor false20325.2
5) 59411.7
6) 68410.4
7) Definitely true415.1
Missing27 
TOTAL804100.0
154) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: For me, doubting is an important part of what it means to be religious. (Q17TDOUB)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false12515.5
2) 29111.3
3) 3607.5
4) Neither true nor false19324.0
5) 511314.0
6) 614317.8
7) Definitely true809.9
Missing26 
TOTAL805100.0
155) How would you describe your connections with faith community? Please indicate how true you find the following statements: As I grow and change, I expect my church and denomination to grow and change. (Q17UDENO)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false486.0
2) 2475.8
3) 3496.1
4) Neither true nor false22327.7
5) 515218.9
6) 617121.2
7) Definitely true11514.3
Missing26 
TOTAL805100.0
156) Please answer the following questions related to your health: People play a big part in whether I stay well/healthy. (Q18APPL)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false678.5
2) 2567.1
3) 3334.2
4) Neither true nor false18924.0
5) 518223.1
6) 613917.6
7) Definitely true12315.6
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
157) Please answer the following questions related to your health: When I am ill, prayer gives me hope that I will recover. (Q18BPRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false111.4
2) 291.2
3) 3182.3
4) Neither true nor false9412.0
5) 513417.1
6) 621627.6
7) Definitely true30038.4
Missing49 
TOTAL782100.0
158) Please answer the following questions related to your health: Often I feel that no matter what I do, if I am going to be sick, I will get sick. (Q18CSICK)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false16821.5
2) 214418.4
3) 38210.5
4) Neither true nor false21427.4
5) 58310.6
6) 6678.6
7) Definitely true243.1
Missing49 
TOTAL782100.0
159) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I can typically manage to solve most difficult problems if I try hard enough. (Q18DTRY)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false91.1
2) 2172.2
3) 3192.4
4) Neither true nor false9011.4
5) 516921.4
6) 632240.9
7) Definitely true16220.6
Missing43 
TOTAL788100.0
160) Please answer the following questions related to your health: If someone opposes me, I can usually find the means and ways to get what I want. (Q18EOPPO)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false435.5
2) 2709.0
3) 3779.8
4) Neither true nor false36546.7
5) 512916.5
6) 6769.7
7) Definitely true222.8
Missing49 
TOTAL782100.0
161) Please answer the following questions related to your health: It is easy for me to persevere to accomplish my goals. (Q18FPRSV)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false60.8
2) 2182.3
3) 3698.9
4) Neither true nor false14718.9
5) 519825.5
6) 623029.6
7) Definitely true10914.0
Missing54 
TOTAL777100.0
162) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I am confident that I can deal effectively with unexpected events. (Q18GDEAL)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false50.6
2) 2141.8
3) 3395.0
4) Neither true nor false8510.8
5) 520626.2
6) 629938.0
7) Definitely true13817.6
Missing45 
TOTAL786100.0
163) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I can solve most problems if I invest enough effort. (Q18HINVE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false20.3
2) 2172.2
3) 3222.8
4) Neither true nor false8711.1
5) 519524.9
6) 631840.7
7) Definitely true14118.0
Missing49 
TOTAL782100.0
164) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I remain calm when facing difficulties because I rely on my coping abilities. (Q18ICALM)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false141.8
2) 2263.3
3) 3668.4
4) Neither true nor false12215.5
5) 518623.6
6) 626433.5
7) Definitely true10913.9
Missing44 
TOTAL787100.0
165) Please answer the following questions related to your health: When I am confronted by a problem I usually solve it. (Q18JSOLV)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false30.4
2) 291.2
3) 3182.3
4) Neither true nor false7810.0
5) 520426.1
6) 633142.3
7) Definitely true13917.8
Missing49 
TOTAL782100.0
166) Please answer the following questions related to your health: If I am in trouble, I can usually think of a solution. (Q18KSOLU)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false30.4
2) 250.6
3) 3202.6
4) Neither true nor false8410.7
5) 521928.0
6) 633242.4
7) Definitely true12015.3
Missing48 
TOTAL783100.0
167) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I can usually handle whatever comes my way. (Q18LHAND)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false10.1
2) 250.6
3) 3243.1
4) Neither true nor false617.8
5) 519825.4
6) 635545.5
7) Definitely true13617.4
Missing51 
TOTAL780100.0
168) Please answer the following questions related to your health: If I become sick--when I do--my actions will influence my recovery. (Q18MACT)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false70.9
2) 2131.7
3) 340.5
4) Neither true nor false10213.0
5) 516721.3
6) 631039.6
7) Definitely true18023.0
Missing48 
TOTAL783100.0
169) Please answer the following questions related to your health: When I stay healthy, I'm just plain lucky. (Q18NLUCK)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false15319.6
2) 217122.0
3) 312616.2
4) Neither true nor false21527.6
5) 5465.9
6) 6506.4
7) Definitely true182.3
Missing52 
TOTAL779100.0
170) Please answer the following questions related to your health: Following the doctor's orders to the letter is the best way for me to stay healthy. (Q18ODOCT)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false81.0
2) 2273.5
3) 3658.3
4) Neither true nor false18924.2
5) 519024.3
6) 618023.0
7) Definitely true12315.7
Missing49 
TOTAL782100.0
171) Please answer the following questions related to your health: It seems that my health is greatly influenced by accidental happenings. (Q18PACCI)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false16621.2
2) 218323.3
3) 310112.9
4) Neither true nor false24030.6
5) 5557.0
6) 6243.1
7) Definitely true151.9
Missing47 
TOTAL784100.0
172) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I can only maintian my health through consulting health professionals. (Q18QPROF)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false13917.7
2) 215920.2
3) 311915.1
4) Neither true nor false20926.6
5) 5759.5
6) 6506.4
7) Definitely true364.6
Missing44 
TOTAL787100.0
173) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I am directly responsible for my health. (Q18RRESP)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false111.4
2) 2121.6
3) 3222.8
4) Neither true nor false9412.1
5) 512716.4
6) 624331.4
7) Definitely true26534.2
Missing57 
TOTAL774100.0
174) Please answer the following questions related to your health: I pretty much stay healthy by taking good care of myself. (Q18SCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely false50.6
2) 250.6
3) 3202.5
4) Neither true nor false577.2
5) 513617.2
6) 628235.7
7) Definitely true28436.0
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
175) What is your employment status? (Q19EMPL)
TOTAL%
1) Permanently retired36045.9
2) Retired but planning to return to work141.8
3) Employed full-time or self-employed29237.2
4) Employed part-time688.7
5) Other (specify)516.5
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
176) If you are permanently retired or retired but planning to return to work, for how many years have you been retired? (Q19ARETI)
TOTAL%
0) 10.3
1) 143.9
2) 226.1
3) 185.0
4) 154.2
5) 205.6
6) 195.3
7) 143.9
8) 205.6
9) 154.2
10) 308.4
11) 154.2
12) 185.0
13) 61.7
14) 102.8
15) 257.0
16) 92.5
17) 102.8
18) 71.9
19) 102.8
20) 164.5
21) 92.5
22) 92.5
23) 41.1
24) 61.7
25) 51.4
26) 20.6
27) 20.6
28) 20.6
30) 30.8
36) 10.3
47) 10.3
50) 10.3
Missing472 
TOTAL359100.0
177) If you are permanently retired or retired but planning to return to work, what is your retirement living situation? (Check only one.) (Q19BLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) I live in my own home.42993.7
2) I live with my grown children in their home.20.4
3) I live independently in a retirement community.265.7
4) I live in an "assisted living" condo or apartment.10.2
Missing373 
TOTAL458100.0
178) If employed, when do you plan to permanently retire? (Q19CPLAN)
TOTAL%
1) Within 5 years6516.9
2) Within 5-10 years10026.0
3) More than 10 years from now11128.8
4) I am uncertain about when I might retire8221.3
5) I plan never to retire277.0
Missing446 
TOTAL385100.0
179) If employed, how do you plan to spend your retirement? Pursuing another career after I retire from my current one. (Q19DA)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree32877.5
2) Agree9522.5
Missing408 
TOTAL423100.0
180) If employed, how do you plan to spend your retirement? Continuing work because I continue to need income from some type of paid employment even after reaching retirement age. (Q19DB)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree27165.0
2) Agree14635.0
Missing414 
TOTAL417100.0
181) If employed, how do you plan to spend your retirement? Engaging in a significant amount of volunteer work after I retire. (Q19DC)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree11125.1
2) Agree33274.9
Missing388 
TOTAL443100.0
182) If employed, how do you plan to spend your retirement? I have always worked hard and plan to focus on leisure and travel after I retire. (Q19DD)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree21853.2
2) Agree19246.8
Missing421 
TOTAL410100.0
183) If employed, how do you plan to spend your retirement? I plan to volunteer and engage in leisure activities and travel after I retire. (Q19DE)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree7415.5
2) Agree40284.5
Missing355 
TOTAL476100.0
184) Survey (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper70284.5
2) Web12915.5
TOTAL831100.0
185) Sample (SAMPLE1)
TOTAL%
1) Members35042.1
2) Elders48157.9
TOTAL831100.0
186) How many years have you been a member of your current congregation? (YRMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL81823.27918
187) How far do you live from your congregation? (MILES)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one mile738.9
1) 19011.0
2) 213716.8
3) 311414.0
4) 4759.2
5) 5759.2
6) 6384.7
7) 7334.0
8) 8212.6
9) 950.6
10) 10516.3
11) 1181.0
12) 12212.6
13) 1360.7
14) 1440.5
15) 15172.1
16) 1640.5
17) 1740.5
18) 1830.4
19) 1910.1
20) 2091.1
21) 2120.2
22) 2210.1
23) 2310.1
25) 2581.0
28) 2820.2
30) 3020.2
32) 3220.2
35) 3510.1
40) 4020.2
80) 8010.1
101) 10110.1
141) 14110.1
400) 40020.2
1600) 160010.1
Missing15 
TOTAL816100.0
188) Check here if you don't know number of members. (DKNUMMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74490.3
1) Checked809.7
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
189) What is the approximate number of members in your congregation? (NUMMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7571451.8692991
190) Have you ever been ordained an elder in the Presbyterian Church? (ORDELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes63577.9
2) No18022.1
Missing16 
TOTAL815100.0
191) If you have ever been ordained an elder in the Presbyterian Church, are you serving now on session? (ELDERSER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes46599.6
2) No20.4
Missing364 
TOTAL467100.0
192) Have you ever been ordained a deacon in the Presbyterian Church? (ORDDEACN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33942.2
2) No46457.8
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
193) If you have ever been ordained a deacon in the Presbyterian Church, are you currently serving on the board of deacons? (DECONSER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31100.0
Missing800 
TOTAL31100.0
194) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Chair of congregational committee or task force (POSCHAIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked57369.5
1) Checked25130.5
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
195) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of congregational committee or task force (POSCONGR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked52764.0
1) Checked29736.0
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
196) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of presbytery, synod, or General Assembly committee or task force (POSPRESB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76092.2
1) Checked647.8
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
197) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Officer of men's, women's, or youth group (OFFICER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74590.4
1) Checked799.6
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
198) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of men's, women's, or youth group (POSMEMBR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62976.3
1) Checked19523.7
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
199) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Organist or choir director (POSORGAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked80998.2
1) Checked151.8
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
200) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of choir (POSCHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63977.5
1) Checked18522.5
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
201) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Church School or Sunday School teacher/leader (POSTEACH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64177.8
1) Checked18322.2
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
202) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Other (POSOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59472.1
1) Checked23027.9
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
203) How often do you generally attend Sunday worship at your congregation? (WORSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Never60.7
2) Less than once a year20.2
3) About once or twice a year81.0
4) Several times a year162.0
5) About once a month151.8
6) 2-3 times a month8610.5
7) Nearly every week38246.6
8) Every week30537.2
Missing11 
TOTAL820100.0
204) Which of the following aspects of your congregation do you personally most value? (Check up to three options.) (ASPVALUE)
TOTAL%
1) Wider community care or social justice emphasis15919.7
2) Reaching those who do not attend church374.6
3) Traditional style of worship or music32640.3
4) Contemporary style of worship or music354.3
5) Sharing in the Lord's Supper9311.5
6) Social activities or meeting new people283.5
7) Sermons/preaching8610.6
8) Bible study or prayer groups, other discussion groups263.2
9) Ministry for children or youth111.4
10) Prayer ministry for one another10.1
11) Practical care for one another in times of need50.6
13) Openness to social diversity20.2
Missing22 
TOTAL809100.0
205) Which of the following aspects of your congregation do you personally most value? (Check up to three options.) (VALUE1)
TOTAL%
2) Reaching those who do not attend church60.8
3) Traditional style of worship or music526.6
4) Contemporary style of worship or music182.3
5) Sharing in the Lord's Supper14118.0
6) Social activities or meeting new people759.6
7) Sermons/preaching22528.7
8) Bible study or prayer groups, other discussion groups9912.6
9) Ministry for children or youth557.0
10) Prayer ministry for one another567.1
11) Practical care for one another in times of need455.7
13) Openness to social diversity70.9
14) Your church school or Sunday school class60.8
Missing46 
TOTAL785100.0
206) Which of the following aspects of your congregation do you personally most value? (Check up to three options.) (VALUE2)
TOTAL%
3) Traditional style of worship or music30.4
4) Contemporary style of worship or music60.8
5) Sharing in the Lord's Supper121.7
6) Social activities or meeting new people152.1
7) Sermons/preaching12717.7
8) Bible study or prayer groups, other discussion groups689.5
9) Ministry for children or youth618.5
10) Prayer ministry for one another618.5
11) Practical care for one another in times of need17324.2
12) The congregation's school or pre-school101.4
13) Openness to social diversity608.4
14) Your church school or Sunday school class12016.8
Missing115 
TOTAL716100.0
207) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you attended programs or events at your church (besides worship; if you attended Sunday or Church school, include those hours here.)? (HREVENT)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours8510.5
2) 1-2 hours10913.4
3) 3-5 hours21025.9
4) 6-10 hours23228.6
5) 11-20 hours13917.1
6) More than 20 hours374.6
Missing19 
TOTAL812100.0
208) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you given volunteer time at your church to teach, lead, serve on a committee, or help with some program or event? (HRVOLUNT)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours11914.7
2) 1-2 hours15919.6
3) 3-5 hours24730.4
4) 6-10 hours18322.5
5) 11-20 hours577.0
6) More than 20 hours475.8
Missing19 
TOTAL812100.0
209) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you participated in religious events, programs, or groups sponsored by a church or other religious organization which took place in a home or other facility away from your church? (HRRELG)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours39749.4
2) 1-2 hours17521.8
3) 3-5 hours14117.6
4) 6-10 hours587.2
5) 11-20 hours222.7
6) More than 20 hours101.2
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
210) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you given volunteer time, apart from church programs, to help the less fortunate or to help make your own community a better place to live (e.g., through volunteer or committee work)? (HRCOMVOL)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours24430.4
2) 1-2 hours19524.3
3) 3-5 hours18022.4
4) 6-10 hours9111.3
5) 11-20 hours516.4
6) More than 20 hours425.2
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
211) How old were you when you first began attending a Presbyterian church? (AGEPCUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL81419.84618
212) Including your current congregation, how many congregations have you ever belonged to? (NUMCONG)
TOTAL%
0) 182.2
1) 11313.9
2) 22828.0
3) 15919.6
4) 11313.9
5) 708.6
6) 435.3
7) 232.8
8) 141.7
9) 81.0
10) 111.4
11) 10.1
12) 60.7
14) 10.1
15) 20.2
16) 10.1
18) 10.1
20) 10.1
Missing18 
TOTAL813100.0
213) Of these, how many are/have been Presbyterian? (NUMPRES)
TOTAL%
0) 253.3
1) 30840.5
2) 20226.6
3) 10213.4
4) 597.8
5) 202.6
6) 182.4
7) 91.2
8) 60.8
9) 50.7
10) 40.5
11) 10.1
15) 10.1
Missing71 
TOTAL760100.0
214) In what religious denomination were you raised? (Check only one. If you were part of more than one denomination as a child, answer by putting a check by the one that influenced you most.) (DENRAISE)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist9111.1
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)172.1
3) Episcopal182.2
4) Lutheran334.0
5) Methodist13015.9
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA35243.0
7) Other Presbyterian (specify)50.6
8) Reformed141.7
9) Roman Catholic475.7
10) UCC (United Church or Christ/Congregational)293.5
11) Independent or Non-denominational141.7
12) None232.8
13) Other (specify)455.5
Missing13 
TOTAL818100.0
215) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (BIBLEPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily17221.7
2) Several times a week13717.3
3) Weekly9712.2
4) Several times a month10513.2
5) Once a month708.8
6) Less than once a month15719.8
7) Never567.1
Missing37 
TOTAL794100.0
216) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible with family or friends (BIBLEOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily152.0
2) Several times a week344.6
3) Weekly14619.7
4) Several times a month719.6
5) Once a month618.2
6) Less than once a month16822.7
7) Never24533.1
Missing91 
TOTAL740100.0
217) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a Bible study group (BIBLESTY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily10.1
2) Several times a week121.6
3) Weekly19525.6
4) Several times a month729.4
5) Once a month10013.1
6) Less than once a month14218.6
7) Never24131.6
Missing68 
TOTAL763100.0
218) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read other devotional materials or religious books (DEVOTMAT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily16620.7
2) Several times a week9511.8
3) Weekly8410.5
4) Several times a month14017.4
5) Once a month10012.5
6) Less than once a month15118.8
7) Never678.3
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
219) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray privately (PRAYPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily59372.9
2) Several times a week11414.0
3) Weekly364.4
4) Several times a month344.2
5) Once a month121.5
6) Less than once a month141.7
7) Never111.4
Missing17 
TOTAL814100.0
220) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray with family or friends (PRAYOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily13918.1
2) Several times a week11414.9
3) Weekly17422.7
4) Several times a month8711.4
5) Once a month567.3
6) Less than once a month9512.4
7) Never10113.2
Missing65 
TOTAL766100.0
221) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a prayer group (PRAYGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily10.1
2) Several times a week101.4
3) Weekly9813.7
4) Several times a month294.1
5) Once a month496.9
6) Less than once a month12918.1
7) Never39855.7
Missing117 
TOTAL714100.0
222) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Use the Internet, in general (GINTERNT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily42655.6
2) Several times a week11314.8
3) Weekly425.5
4) Several times a month364.7
5) Once a month111.4
6) Less than once a month303.9
7) Never10814.1
Missing65 
TOTAL766100.0
223) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Send and receive email (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily45459.7
2) Several times a week10113.3
3) Weekly415.4
4) Several times a month435.7
5) Once a month81.1
6) Less than once a month212.8
7) Never9312.2
Missing70 
TOTAL761100.0
224) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Use the Internet for religious/spiritual purposes (RINTERNT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily425.5
2) Several times a week526.9
3) Weekly466.1
4) Several times a month759.9
5) Once a month628.2
6) Less than once a month15820.8
7) Never32342.6
Missing73 
TOTAL758100.0
225) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Say grace before meals (SAYGRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily36244.6
2) Several times a week10412.8
3) Weekly465.7
4) Several times a month8210.1
5) Once a month445.4
6) Less than once a month12515.4
7) Never485.9
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
226) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (ISSUES)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative546.7
2) Conservative28334.9
3) Moderate32139.6
4) Liberal11313.9
5) Very liberal404.9
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
227) Have you ever tried to encourage someone to believe in Jesus Christ or to accept Him as a personal savior? (JESUS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53565.5
2) No28234.5
Missing14 
TOTAL817100.0
228) Would you say you have had a conversion experience -- that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ? (EXPERIEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes37045.9
2) No43654.1
Missing25 
TOTAL806100.0
229) If you say you have had a conversion experience -- that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ -- how old were you when this happened? (AGEEXPER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL35322.66915
230) In the last year, have you invited someone to attend worship at your congregation? (INVITEW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes59372.9
2) No22127.1
Missing17 
TOTAL814100.0
231) If you have invited someone to attend worship at your congregation, how many people would you estimate you have invited in the last year? (NUMINVIT)
TOTAL%
1) 1509.3
2) 213124.5
3) 39818.3
4) 47614.2
5) 55710.7
6) 6407.5
7) 771.3
8) 881.5
9) 920.4
10) 10407.5
12) 1261.1
15) 1530.6
20) 2081.5
25) 2550.9
30) 3020.4
97) A few-several20.4
Missing296 
TOTAL535100.0
232) 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.12215.0
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.33641.4
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.27634.0
4) The Bible is not the word of God, but contains God's word to us.647.9
5) The Bible is not the word of God but is a valuable book.91.1
6) The Bible is an ancient book with little value today.10.1
7) Don't know40.5
Missing19 
TOTAL812100.0
233) 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 agree57670.6
2) Agree15218.6
3) Neutral or not sure799.7
4) Disagree81.0
5) Strongly disagree10.1
Missing15 
TOTAL816100.0
234) 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 agree44154.4
2) Agree14818.3
3) Neutral or not sure18322.6
4) Disagree253.1
5) Strongly disagree131.6
Missing21 
TOTAL810100.0
235) 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. (OWNBELIE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8510.6
2) Agree16120.0
3) Neutral or not sure16620.6
4) Disagree28935.9
5) Strongly disagree10312.8
Missing27 
TOTAL804100.0
236) 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 agree394.9
2) Agree16420.4
3) Neutral or not sure16620.7
4) Disagree24931.0
5) Strongly disagree18523.0
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
237) 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 agree35944.4
2) Agree17822.0
3) Neutral or not sure13917.2
4) Disagree9912.3
5) Strongly disagree334.1
Missing23 
TOTAL808100.0
238) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (FOLLOWER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20325.2
2) Agree13316.5
3) Neutral or not sure18823.4
4) Disagree16820.9
5) Strongly disagree11314.0
Missing26 
TOTAL805100.0
239) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. It is important to share my faith with other people. (SHARE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree30537.6
2) Agree40650.1
3) Neutral or not sure8310.2
4) Disagree131.6
5) Strongly disagree40.5
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
240) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. Being part of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is an important part of my identity as a Christian. (IDPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree28134.4
2) Agree34241.9
3) Neutral or not sure11213.7
4) Disagree668.1
5) Strongly disagree162.0
Missing14 
TOTAL817100.0
241) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. While they may have disagreements from time to time, Christians should remain loyal to one denomination throughout their adult lives. (LOYALDEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree232.8
2) Agree8910.9
3) Neutral or not sure26232.1
4) Disagree37245.5
5) Strongly disagree718.7
Missing14 
TOTAL817100.0
242) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. There are several other denominations where I could belong and be just as satisfied. (DENOMSAT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree647.9
2) Agree38747.7
3) Neutral or not sure20425.2
4) Disagree13116.2
5) Strongly disagree253.1
Missing20 
TOTAL811100.0
243) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has a clearer understanding of the church's mission in the world today than do most other denominations. (MISPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree354.3
2) Agree16520.3
3) Neutral or not sure40549.8
4) Disagree18122.2
5) Strongly disagree283.4
Missing17 
TOTAL814100.0
244) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. I have a sense of excitement about the future of my congregation. (EXCITFUT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree18322.5
2) Agree38547.2
3) Neutral or not sure14217.4
4) Disagree8410.3
5) Strongly disagree212.6
Missing16 
TOTAL815100.0
245) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. I have a sense of excitement about the future of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). (FUTPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree688.3
2) Agree28134.5
3) Neutral or not sure34442.2
4) Disagree9611.8
5) Strongly disagree263.2
Missing16 
TOTAL815100.0
246) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of deacon? (GAYDEAC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely15218.7
2) Yes, probably16620.4
3) Not sure8210.1
4) No, probably not14217.4
5) No, definitely not27333.5
Missing16 
TOTAL815100.0
247) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of elder? (GAYELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely14818.1
2) Yes, probably15819.4
3) Not sure8510.4
4) No, probably not13616.7
5) No, definitely not28935.4
Missing15 
TOTAL816100.0
248) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of minister of the Word and Sacrament? (GAYMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely12415.2
2) Yes, probably9711.9
3) Not sure8710.6
4) No, probably not12214.9
5) No, definitely not38747.4
Missing14 
TOTAL817100.0
249) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Gay partners who make a legal commitment to each other should be entitled to the same rights and benefits as couples in traditional marriages. (GPARBEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13316.3
2) Agree17321.2
3) Neutral or not sure12615.4
4) Disagree15018.4
5) Strongly disagree23528.8
Missing14 
TOTAL817100.0
250) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Presbyterian ministers should be prohibited from performing ceremonies that bless the union between two people of the same sex. (SSUNION)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree28634.9
2) Agree13516.5
3) Neutral or not sure12615.4
4) Disagree12515.3
5) Strongly disagree14717.9
Missing12 
TOTAL819100.0
251) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. It should be OK for two people of the same sex to hold a union ceremony in a Presbyterian church. (UNIONCER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9912.1
2) Agree12315.0
3) Neutral or not sure11714.3
4) Disagree16520.2
5) Strongly disagree31438.4
Missing13 
TOTAL818100.0
252) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. In general, a person who has sex with someone of the same sex is committing a sin. (SAMESEX)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree23028.4
2) Agree17721.9
3) Neutral or not sure17121.1
4) Disagree11514.2
5) Strongly disagree11614.3
Missing22 
TOTAL809100.0
253) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Same-sex couples should be allowed to marry. (SSMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7910.0
2) Agree9311.8
3) Neutral or not sure12716.1
4) Disagree16721.2
5) Strongly disagree32340.9
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
254) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Decisions on ordination to the ministry of the Word and Sacrament of sexually active gay and lesbian persons should be left for each presbytery to make on a case-by-case basis. (GAYORDIN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree425.2
2) Agree12415.3
3) Neutral or not sure13917.2
4) Disagree18222.5
5) Strongly disagree32339.9
Missing21 
TOTAL810100.0
255) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Same-sex couples should be allowed to adopt children. (ADPTCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree11013.5
2) Agree18722.9
3) Neutral or not sure17521.4
4) Disagree13316.3
5) Strongly disagree21225.9
Missing14 
TOTAL817100.0
256) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. I would be comfortable with a pastor who is gay or lesbian. (GAYPASTR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree10212.5
2) Agree12215.0
3) Neutral or not sure12014.7
4) Disagree12515.4
5) Strongly disagree34542.4
Missing17 
TOTAL814100.0
257) What is your sex? (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female47958.3
2) Male34341.7
Missing9 
TOTAL822100.0
258) What is your present age? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL82061.4913
259) 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 farm11714.4
2) On a farm303.7
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000 population)30036.9
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000 population)13817.0
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city637.7
6) In a large city (over 250,000 population)668.1
7) In a suburb near a large city9912.2
Missing18 
TOTAL813100.0
260) Which of the categories below most closely describes the place where your congregation is located? (CONGLOC)
TOTAL%
1) In open country, but not on a farm344.3
2) On a farm81.0
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000 population)37046.8
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000 population)15820.0
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city546.8
6) In a large city (over 250,000 population)769.6
7) In a suburb near a large city9011.4
Missing41 
TOTAL790100.0
261) What is your present marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married63178.8
2) Not married17021.2
Missing30 
TOTAL801100.0
262) If not currently married; have you ever been married? (MARRY)
TOTAL%
1) No, never married5830.4
2) Yes, am now widowed8645.0
3) Yes, am now divorced4222.0
4) Yes, am both widowed and divorced52.6
Missing640 
TOTAL191100.0
263) If currently married: have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? (PREMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) No46375.9
2) Yes, was widowed243.9
3) Yes, was divorced11719.2
4) Yes, was both widowed and divorced61.0
Missing221 
TOTAL610100.0
264) Please indicate the faith or denomination 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) Baptist8213.2
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)121.9
3) Episcopal132.1
4) Lutheran386.1
5) Methodist10316.5
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA20332.6
8) Reformed101.6
9) Roman Catholic8213.2
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)315.0
11) Independent or non-denominational40.6
12) None121.9
13) Other (specify)335.3
Missing208 
TOTAL623100.0
265) Please indicate the faith or denomination in which your husband or wife is currently affiliated. (SFAITH2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist20.3
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)10.2
3) Episcopal10.2
4) Lutheran20.3
5) Methodist40.7
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA52888.3
8) Reformed10.2
9) Roman Catholic193.2
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)10.2
11) Independent or non-denominational10.2
12) Other (specify)294.8
13) None91.5
Missing233 
TOTAL598100.0
266) How often does your husband or wife attend Sunday worship at your congregation? (SWORSHP)
TOTAL%
1) Never233.7
2) Less than once a year101.6
3) About once or twice a year274.4
4) Several times a year457.3
5) About once a month264.2
6) 2-3 times a month6911.2
7) Nearly every week22636.6
8) Every week19131.0
Missing214 
TOTAL617100.0
267) How often does your husband or wife attend Sunday worship at another congregation? (SWORSHP2)
TOTAL%
1) Never12343.8
2) Less than once a year4014.2
3) About once or twice a year5218.5
4) Several times a year3211.4
5) About once a month31.1
6) 2-3 times a month113.9
7) Nearly every week62.1
8) Every week145.0
Missing550 
TOTAL281100.0
268) How many children do you have? (If none, write 0.) Include any legally adopted children; exclude stepchildren unless legally adopted. (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None10813.4
1) 19111.3
2) 230337.5
3) 319123.7
4) 4739.0
5) 5253.1
6) 6111.4
7) 730.4
8) 810.1
9) 910.1
Missing24 
TOTAL807100.0
269) Please indicate your employment status. Employed full-time (FULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53364.8
1) Checked29035.2
Missing8 
TOTAL823100.0
270) Please indicate your employment status. Employed part-time (PART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74890.9
1) Checked759.1
Missing8 
TOTAL823100.0
271) Please indicate your employment status. Self-employed (SELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75992.1
1) Checked657.9
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
272) Please indicate your employment status. Unemployed (UNEMPLOY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked80998.2
1) Checked151.8
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
273) Please indicate your employment status. Retired (RETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked45655.3
1) Checked36844.7
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
274) Please indicate your employment status. Full-time homemaker (HOMEMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76192.4
1) Checked637.6
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
275) Please indicate your employment status. Student (STUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked80898.1
1) Checked161.9
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
276) Please indicate your employment status. Other (specify) (EMPL_OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81598.9
1) Checked91.1
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
277) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Employed full-time (SFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60273.1
1) Checked22226.9
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
278) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Employed part-time (SPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77093.4
1) Checked546.6
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
279) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Self-employed (SSELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77193.6
1) Checked536.4
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
280) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Unemployed (SUNEMPLY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81999.4
1) Checked50.6
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
281) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Retired (SRETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55767.6
1) Checked26732.4
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
282) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Full-time homemaker (SHOMEMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76893.2
1) Checked566.8
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
283) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Student (SSTUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82399.9
1) Checked10.1
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
284) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Other (specify) (SOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81298.5
1) Checked121.5
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
285) If you are employed full-time, part-time, or self-employed, please indicate the average hours worked per week over the last year. (HRWK)
TOTAL%
0) 357.5
1) 10.2
2) 10.2
3) 30.6
5) 30.6
6) 20.4
7) 10.2
8) 51.1
10) 51.1
12) 40.9
15) 71.5
16) 40.9
17) 30.6
18) 20.4
20) 214.5
21) 10.2
22) 10.2
24) 91.9
25) 71.5
27) 30.6
28) 10.2
30) 183.8
32) 51.1
34) 30.6
35) 132.8
37) 20.4
38) 102.1
40) 13328.4
42) 91.9
43) 10.2
44) 30.6
45) 377.9
47) 20.4
48) 71.5
50) 5511.8
54) 20.4
55) 163.4
56) 10.2
60) 214.5
65) 61.3
68) 10.2
70) 30.6
73) 10.2
Missing363 
TOTAL468100.0
286) 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. (SHRWK)
TOTAL%
0) 3810.3
1) 10.3
2) 20.5
3) 10.3
5) 41.1
6) 10.3
8) 10.3
10) 51.4
11) 10.3
12) 30.8
14) 20.5
15) 51.4
16) 10.3
18) 10.3
20) 143.8
21) 10.3
23) 10.3
24) 20.5
25) 61.6
26) 30.8
27) 10.3
28) 10.3
30) 123.3
32) 41.1
35) 92.4
36) 20.5
38) 20.5
40) 12032.6
42) 20.5
44) 10.3
45) 328.7
47) 10.3
48) 51.4
49) 10.3
50) 359.5
53) 10.3
55) 71.9
56) 10.3
60) 226.0
65) 61.6
70) 41.1
80) 30.8
99) 30.8
Missing463 
TOTAL368100.0
287) What is the highest level of education completed by you? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
2) Some high school50.6
3) High school diploma759.1
4) Some college, but no degree14017.0
5) Associate's degree496.0
6) Bachelor's degree18722.7
7) Some graduate work9010.9
8) Graduate degree27733.7
Missing8 
TOTAL823100.0
288) What is the highest level of education completed by your spouse? (SEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) 8th grade or less40.6
2) Some high school111.7
3) High school diploma8112.7
4) Some college, but no degree10015.6
5) Associate's degree467.2
6) Bachelor's degree16826.3
7) Some graduate work6910.8
8) Graduate degree16125.2
Missing191 
TOTAL640100.0
289) 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) I live alone14517.6
2) Two of us49460.0
3) Three of us8610.4
4) Four of us647.8
5) Five of us202.4
6) Six of us60.7
7) Seven or more of us30.4
8) Not applicable (I live in a dormitory, nursing home or other institutional housing50.6
Missing8 
TOTAL823100.0
290) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged under 6 years? (AGE6)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank23786.2
1) One238.4
2) Two145.1
3) Three10.4
Missing556 
TOTAL275100.0
291) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 612 years? (AGE12)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank23480.1
1) One3813.0
2) Two186.2
3) Three20.7
Missing539 
TOTAL292100.0
292) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 1317 years? (AGE17)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank22676.1
1) One4916.5
2) Two186.1
3) Three41.3
Missing534 
TOTAL297100.0
293) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 1824 years? (AGE24)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank22984.8
1) One3513.0
2) Two62.2
Missing561 
TOTAL270100.0
294) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 25 years and over? (AGE25)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank30.4
1) One14618.1
2) Two61576.4
3) Three344.2
4) Four70.9
Missing26 
TOTAL805100.0
295) 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 alone13616.9
2) A single parent, living with one or more children162.0
3) A married couple, no children in household45957.2
4) A married couple, living with one or more children15619.4
5) Some other arrangement (please describe your household here)364.5
Missing28 
TOTAL803100.0
296) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat24430.2
2) Independent13817.1
3) Republican40850.4
4) Other (specify)192.3
Missing22 
TOTAL809100.0
297) What is your race or origin? White or Caucasian (RACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked293.5
1) Checked79596.5
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
298) What is your race or origin? Black or African American (RACE2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81098.3
1) Checked141.7
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
299) What is your race or origin? Indian (American) or Alaska native (RACE3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81598.9
1) Checked91.1
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
300) What is your race or origin? Asian or Pacific Islander (RACE4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82199.6
1) Checked30.4
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
301) What is your race or origin? Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (RACE5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82099.5
1) Checked40.5
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
302) What is your race or origin? Some other race (specify) (RACE6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82099.5
1) Checked40.5
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
303) Did you or any other family member in your household fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (PLEDGE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes69384.4
2) No11614.1
3) Don't know101.2
4) Congregation does not use pledge cards [vol.]20.2
Missing10 
TOTAL821100.0
304) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2004? (If you live alone, or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,000101.3
2) $10,000-$14,99991.2
3) $15,000-$19,999141.9
4) $20,000-$29,999668.8
5) $30,000-$39,999618.1
6) $40,000-$49,999608.0
7) $50,000-$59,9997710.3
8) $60,000-$69,999749.9
9) $70,000-$79,999567.5
10) $80,000-$89,999618.1
11) $90,000-$99,999476.3
12) $100,000-$124,9999412.5
13) $125,000-$149,999405.3
14) $150,000-$199,999354.7
15) $200,000-$249,999192.5
16) $250,000 or more273.6
Missing81 
TOTAL750100.0
305) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To your congregation, in regular giving (not including special offerings or contributions to a capital campaign). (GIVING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes80399.1
2) No70.9
Missing21 
TOTAL810100.0
306) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTGIVE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7186226.06452701
307) During the calendar year 2004, 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, for example for a new or remodeled building, or for a new program for the church. (CAPCAMP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes40051.9
2) No37048.1
Missing61 
TOTAL770100.0
308) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTCAP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3418778.24678151
309) During the calendar year 2004, 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. (SPECAPP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes68486.8
2) No10413.2
Missing43 
TOTAL788100.0
310) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTSPEC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL59310399.981100137
311) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) directly, for any of its programs, such as Disaster Assistance, the Hunger Program, missions or missionaries, etc. (PCUSADIR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43957.3
2) No32742.7
Missing65 
TOTAL766100.0
312) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTPCUSA)
TOTAL%
0) None297.8
10) 10133.5
12) 1220.5
15) 1530.8
20) 20143.8
25) 25236.2
30) 3051.3
40) 4061.6
45) 4510.3
50) 505715.3
70) 7010.3
74) 7410.3
75) 7520.5
100) 1009525.5
110) 11010.3
125) 12510.3
135) 13510.3
150) 150154.0
200) 2004512.1
250) 25061.6
300) 300102.7
350) 35010.3
360) 36010.3
370) 37010.3
400) 40041.1
420) 42010.3
450) 45010.3
500) 50071.9
600) 60041.1
800) 80010.3
900) 90010.3
1000) 100061.6
1200) 120010.3
2000) 200020.5
2500) 250010.3
2637) 263710.3
3000) 300020.5
4000) 400010.3
5000) 500010.3
5200) 520010.3
999999) Don't know41.1
Missing458 
TOTAL373100.0
313) During the calendar year 2004, 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) Yes39451.3
2) No37448.7
Missing63 
TOTAL768100.0
314) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (ALLCAUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3509310.5892268
315) During the calendar year 2004, 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) Yes72992.4
2) No607.6
Missing42 
TOTAL789100.0
316) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTNOREL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6467825.12778582
317) Response form: (RESPFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper76793.1
2) Web576.9
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
318) State (STATE)
319) Region of residents (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast15218.4
2) Midwest21826.5
3) South32739.7
4) West12715.4
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
320) Sample (SAMPLE2)
TOTAL%
1) Members34742.1
2) Elders47757.9
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0
321) I-AGE: What is your present age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 40496.0
2) 40-499912.1
3) 50-6429435.9
4) 65+37846.1
Missing11 
TOTAL820100.0
322) I-SEX: What is your sex? (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female47958.3
2) Male34341.7
Missing9 
TOTAL822100.0
323) I-INCOME: Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2004? (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 $20,000334.4
2) $20,000-$40,99918724.9
3) $50,000-$99,99931542.0
4) $100,000+21528.7
Missing81 
TOTAL750100.0
324) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat24430.2
2) Independent13817.1
3) Republican40850.4
4) Other (specify)192.3
Missing22 
TOTAL809100.0
325) I-REGION: Region of residents (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast15218.4
2) Midwest21826.5
3) South32739.7
4) West12715.4
Missing7 
TOTAL824100.0