Presbyterian Panel Survey, 2009-2011 - Background Variables, Members and Elders

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Code (CODE)
2) How many years have you been a member of your current congregation? (BQ1YRSME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL197421.78617
3) How far do you live from your congregation? (BQ2MILES)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one mile1598.1
1) 124812.6
2) 228214.4
3) 324512.5
4) 41608.1
5) 524012.2
6) 61005.1
7) 7794.0
8) 8814.1
9) 9221.1
10) 101206.1
11) 11110.6
12) 12351.8
13) 13100.5
14) 1490.5
15) 15452.3
16) 1660.3
17) 17100.5
18) 18110.6
19) 1930.2
20) 20271.4
22) 2210.1
23) 2310.1
24) 2410.1
25) 25180.9
27) 2710.1
30) 30100.5
32) 3220.1
35) 3550.3
37) 3710.1
40) 4050.3
50) 5030.2
54) 5410.1
55) 5510.1
60) 6020.1
71) 7110.1
100) 10020.1
200) 20010.1
320) 32010.1
800) 80010.1
810) 81010.1
1150) 115010.1
4000) 400010.1
Missing37 
TOTAL1964100.0
4) What is the approximate number of members in your congregation? (BQ3NMMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL18172030.4133485
5) Have you ever been ordained an elder in a Presbyterian church? (BQ4ELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes142171.4
2) No56828.6
Missing12 
TOTAL1989100.0
6) [If 'yes'] Are you currently serving on session? (BQ4ELDSV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes105267.0
2) No51733.0
Missing432 
TOTAL1569100.0
7) Have you ever been ordained a deacon in a Presbyterian Church? (BQ5DEAC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes72036.5
2) No125463.5
Missing27 
TOTAL1974100.0
8) [If 'yes'] Are you currently serving on the board of deacons? (BQ5DEACS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes777.5
2) No94792.5
Missing977 
TOTAL1024100.0
9) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: chair of congregational committee or task force? (BQ6CHRCO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked142571.2
1) Checked57628.8
TOTAL2001100.0
10) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: member of congregational committee or task force? (BQ6COCOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked132766.3
1) Checked67433.7
TOTAL2001100.0
11) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: member of presbytery, synod, or General Assembly committee or task force? (BQ6PRSYC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked190595.2
1) Checked964.8
TOTAL2001100.0
12) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: officer of men's, women's, or youth group? (BQ6OFFCR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked182291.1
1) Checked1798.9
TOTAL2001100.0
13) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: member of men's, women's, or youth group? (BQ6YOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked156278.1
1) Checked43921.9
TOTAL2001100.0
14) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: organist or choir director? (BQ6ORGST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked196798.3
1) Checked341.7
TOTAL2001100.0
15) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: member of choir? (BQ6CHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked165682.8
1) Checked34517.2
TOTAL2001100.0
16) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: church school or Sunday school teacher/leader? (BQ6CHTEA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked162081.0
1) Checked38119.0
TOTAL2001100.0
17) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church: other? (BQ6OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked164882.4
1) Checked35317.6
TOTAL2001100.0
18) How often do you generally attend Sunday worship at your congregation? (BQ7ATTEN)
TOTAL%
1) Never180.9
2) Less than once a year170.9
3) Once-twice a year331.7
4) Several times year603.0
5) Once a month733.7
6) Two to three times a month26113.1
7) Nearly every week87944.1
8) Every week65232.7
Missing8 
TOTAL1993100.0
19) How many hours, if any, during the past month have you...attended programs or events at your church (besides worship)? (BQ8ATHRS)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours35218.7
2) One to two hours44123.5
3) Three to four hours41822.2
4) Five to six hours28014.9
5) Seven or more hours38920.7
Missing121 
TOTAL1880100.0
20) How many hours, if any, during the past month have you...given volunteer time at your church to teach, lead, serve on a committee or help with some program or event? (BQ8VOLUN)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours38420.7
2) One to two hours46925.3
3) Three to four hours40121.6
4) Five to six hours22512.1
5) Seven or more hours37820.4
Missing144 
TOTAL1857100.0
21) How many hours, if any, during the past month have you...participated in religious events, programs or groups sponsored by a church or other religious organization that took place in a home or other facility away from your church? (BQ8EVENT)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours95155.1
2) One to two hours38922.6
3) Three to four hours19511.3
4) Five to six hours704.1
5) Seven or more hours1207.0
Missing276 
TOTAL1725100.0
22) How many hours, if any, during the past 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 community work)? (BQ8CMVOL)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours71640.0
2) One to two hours46926.2
3) Three to four hours24713.8
4) Five to six hours1257.0
5) Seven or more hours23313.0
Missing211 
TOTAL1790100.0
23) How old were you when you first began regularly attending a Presbyterian church? _________ years old. (BQ9ATAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL195721.19119
24) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (BQ10DENM)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist20510.5
2) Disciples of Christ382.0
3) Episcopal462.4
4) Lutheran975.0
5) United Methodist30015.4
6) Presbyterian78940.6
7) Other Presbyterian110.6
8) Reformed341.7
9) Roman Catholic1457.5
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)944.8
11) Non-denominational191.0
12) None432.2
13) Other1236.3
Missing57 
TOTAL1944100.0
25) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: read the Bible privately? (BQ11READ)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily29815.4
2) Several times a week30215.6
3) Weekly24412.6
4) Several times a month26613.8
5) Once a month1789.2
6) Less than once a month43222.3
7) Never21311.0
Missing68 
TOTAL1933100.0
26) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: pray privately? (BQ11PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily124463.8
2) Several times a week32316.6
3) Weekly964.9
4) Several times a month1377.0
5) Once a month452.3
6) Less than once a month653.3
7) Never412.1
Missing50 
TOTAL1951100.0
27) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: attend Bible study or prayer group? (BQ11STDG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily271.5
2) Several times a week573.1
3) Weekly41322.7
4) Several times a month1357.4
5) Once a month19710.8
6) Less than once a month28715.8
7) Never70638.7
Missing179 
TOTAL1822100.0
28) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: otherwise read the Bible or pray with family or friends? (BQ11OTHR)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily21811.8
2) Several times a week1628.8
3) Weekly22412.1
4) Several times a month21411.6
5) Once a month1407.6
6) Less than once a month35519.2
7) Never53629.0
Missing152 
TOTAL1849100.0
29) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: read devotional materials or religious books? (BQ11DEVO)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily29715.5
2) Several times a week1879.8
3) Weekly1809.4
4) Several times a month30616.0
5) Once a month19610.3
6) Less than once a month43923.0
7) Never30616.0
Missing90 
TOTAL1911100.0
30) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: use the internet for religious or spiritual purposes? (BQ11WEB)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily774.2
2) Several times a week854.6
3) Weekly864.7
4) Several times a month1659.0
5) Once a month1467.9
6) Less than once a month37420.3
7) Never90549.2
Missing163 
TOTAL1838100.0
31) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: say grace before meals? (BQ11MEAL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily89345.8
2) Several times a week23912.3
3) Weekly894.6
4) Several times a month20710.6
5) Once a month964.9
6) Less than once a month26413.5
7) Never1628.3
Missing51 
TOTAL1950100.0
32) Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (BQ12THEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative1356.9
2) Conservative62231.6
3) Moderate75338.3
4) Liberal34217.4
5) Very liberal1155.8
Missing34 
TOTAL1967100.0
33) Have you ever tried to encourage someone to believe in Jesus Christ or to accept Him as a personal savior? (BQ13ACCT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes130966.1
2) No67033.9
Missing22 
TOTAL1979100.0
34) Would you say you have had a conversion experience—that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ? (BQ14CONV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes90346.2
2) No104953.7
3) Do not know10.1
Missing48 
TOTAL1953100.0
35) [If 'yes'] How old were you when this happened? ______ years old. (BQ14CVYR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL87822.90515
36) In the past year, have you invited someone to attend worship at your congregation? (BQ15INVT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes137069.6
2) No59830.4
Missing33 
TOTAL1968100.0
37) [If 'yes'] How many people would you estimate you have invited in the past year? (BQ15INPP)
TOTAL%
0) 050.4
1) 114111.0
2) 232125.0
3) 322217.3
4) 416112.5
5) 514711.4
6) 6937.2
7) 7141.1
8) 8241.9
9) 920.2
10) 10745.8
11) 1140.3
12) 12100.8
13) 1330.2
14) 1420.2
15) 15120.9
16) 1620.2
19) 1910.1
20) 20201.6
25) 2520.2
30) 3040.3
45) 4510.1
50) 5040.3
54) 5410.1
97) A few-several80.6
98) A lot-many10.1
99) Do not know70.5
Missing715 
TOTAL1286100.0
38) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BQ16BIBL)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word.30615.6
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.95348.7
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.64733.1
4) The Bible is not the word of God.502.6
Missing45 
TOTAL1956100.0
39) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: There is a life beyond death. (BQ17AFTR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree138169.8
2) Agree37418.9
3) Not sure1919.7
4) Disagree251.3
5) Strongly disagree80.4
Missing22 
TOTAL1979100.0
40) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Jesus will return to earth someday. (BQ17JESU)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree106153.7
2) Agree38219.3
3) Not sure41320.9
4) Disagree854.3
5) Strongly disagree361.8
Missing24 
TOTAL1977100.0
41) 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. (BQ17OWNB)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree25713.2
2) Agree48024.7
3) Not sure43222.2
4) Disagree59730.7
5) Strongly disagree1799.2
Missing56 
TOTAL1945100.0
42) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: All the world's different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth. (BQ17REEQ)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1799.1
2) Agree46023.5
3) Not sure39920.4
4) Disagree52526.8
5) Strongly disagree39620.2
Missing42 
TOTAL1959100.0
43) 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. (BQ17ABSO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree81941.7
2) Agree45022.9
3) Not sure35418.0
4) Disagree23712.1
5) Strongly disagree1065.4
Missing35 
TOTAL1966100.0
44) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (BQ17EXCL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree51326.2
2) Agree31416.0
3) Not sure47524.3
4) Disagree37419.1
5) Strongly disagree28114.4
Missing44 
TOTAL1957100.0
45) The 218th General Assembly (June 2008) approved a constitutional amendment that, if also approved by a majority of presbyteries, would replace this provision with more general language about officers declaring 'their fidelity to the standards of the church.' Are you familiar with this action of the General Assembly? (BQ18FIDC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes134868.6
2) No61831.4
Missing35 
TOTAL1966100.0
46) What would you personally like the presbyteries to do with regard to this proposed change? (BQ19ACTF)
TOTAL%
1) Reject the new amendment and keep the Book of Order as it is now on this issue87844.8
2) Approve the new amendment and change the Book of Order56929.0
3) Not sure51326.2
Missing41 
TOTAL1960100.0
47) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of: deacon? (BQ20HOMD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely47924.3
2) Yes, probably37118.8
3) Not sure21510.9
4) No, probably not28214.3
5) No, definitely not62331.6
Missing31 
TOTAL1970100.0
48) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of: elder? (BQ20HOME)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely47624.2
2) Yes, probably35117.9
3) Not sure20410.4
4) No, probably not28314.4
5) No, definitely not65233.2
Missing35 
TOTAL1966100.0
49) 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 Word and Sacrament? (BQ20HOMM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely38719.7
2) Yes, probably24412.4
3) Not sure22811.6
4) No, probably not26513.5
5) No, definitely not84342.9
Missing34 
TOTAL1967100.0
50) What is your gender? (BQ21SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female115057.6
2) Male84542.4
Missing6 
TOTAL1995100.0
51) What is your current age? _________ years old. (BQ22AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL198859.38915
52) What is your current marital status? (BQ23MARS)
TOTAL%
1) Not married45322.7
2) Married153977.3
Missing9 
TOTAL1992100.0
53) [If 'not currently married'] Have you ever been married? No, never married. (BQ23NMAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked188794.3
1) Checked1145.7
TOTAL2001100.0
54) [If 'not currently married'] Have you ever been married? Yes, am now widowed. (BQ23WIDW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked179089.5
1) Checked21110.5
TOTAL2001100.0
55) [If 'not currently married'] Have you ever been married? Yes, am now divorced. (BQ23DIVC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked186193.0
1) Checked1407.0
TOTAL2001100.0
56) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was widowed. (BQ24PMWI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked193796.8
1) Checked643.2
TOTAL2001100.0
57) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was divorced. (BQ24PMDI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked171685.8
1) Checked28514.2
TOTAL2001100.0
58) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? No. (BQ24NPM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82341.1
1) Checked117858.9
TOTAL2001100.0
59) Please list the faith or denomination in which your spouse was raised (if more than one, list the one in which s/he was most involved). (BQ25SFAI)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist20313.6
2) Disciples of Christ271.8
3) Episcopal402.7
4) Lutheran855.7
5) United Methodist21914.7
6) Presbyterian Church48232.3
7) Other Presbyterian50.3
8) Reformed221.5
9) Roman Catholic17811.9
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)553.7
11) Non-denominational151.0
12) None523.5
13) Other1097.3
Missing509 
TOTAL1492100.0
60) Please list his/her current faith or denomination. (BQ25SREL)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist70.5
2) Disciples of Christ60.4
3) Episcopal50.4
4) Lutheran50.4
5) United Methodist80.6
6) Presbyterian Church121388.5
7) Other Presbyterian10.1
8) Reformed10.1
9) Roman Catholic352.6
10) United Church of Christ60.4
11) Non-denominational50.4
12) None574.2
13) Other221.6
Missing630 
TOTAL1371100.0
61) How often does your spouse attend Sunday (or other weekly) worship at your congregation? (BQ26SSAM)
TOTAL%
1) Never483.2
2) Less than once a year402.7
3) About once-twice a year775.2
4) Several times a year1107.4
5) About once a month704.7
6) Two to three times a month20013.5
7) Nearly every week50434.0
8) Every week43429.3
Missing518 
TOTAL1483100.0
62) How often does your spouse attend Sunday (or other weekly) worship at another congregation? (BQ26SDIF)
TOTAL%
1) Never24642.9
2) Less than once a year6711.7
3) About once-twice a year13022.6
4) Several times a year6010.5
5) About once a month132.3
6) Two to three times a month183.1
7) Nearly every week223.8
8) Every week183.1
Missing1427 
TOTAL574100.0
63) Please indicate your employment status: employed full-time. (BQ27FULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked124162.1
1) Checked75938.0
Missing1 
TOTAL2000100.0
64) Please indicate your employment status: employed part-time. (BQ27PART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked180690.3
1) Checked1959.7
TOTAL2001100.0
65) Please indicate your employment status: self-employed. (BQ27SELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked180090.0
1) Checked20110.0
TOTAL2001100.0
66) Please indicate your employment status: unemployed. (BQ27UNEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked196198.0
1) Checked402.0
TOTAL2001100.0
67) Please indicate your employment status: retired. (BQ27RETI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked122861.4
1) Checked77338.6
TOTAL2001100.0
68) Please indicate your employment status: full-time homemaker. (BQ27HMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked183291.6
1) Checked1698.4
TOTAL2001100.0
69) Please indicate your employment status: student. (BQ27STUD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked194597.2
1) Checked562.8
TOTAL2001100.0
70) Please indicate your employment status: other. (BQ27OTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198499.2
1) Checked170.8
TOTAL2001100.0
71) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: employed full-time. (BQ27SFUL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked137168.5
1) Checked63031.5
TOTAL2001100.0
72) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: employed part-time. (BQ27SPRT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked187093.5
1) Checked1316.5
TOTAL2001100.0
73) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: self-employed. (BQ27SSLF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked185692.8
1) Checked1457.2
TOTAL2001100.0
74) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: unemployed. (BQ27SUNE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198199.0
1) Checked201.0
TOTAL2001100.0
75) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: retired. (BQ27SRET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked147673.8
1) Checked52526.2
TOTAL2001100.0
76) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: full-time homemaker. (BQ27SHMK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked185892.9
1) Checked1437.1
TOTAL2001100.0
77) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: student. (BQ27SSTU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked199199.5
1) Checked100.5
TOTAL2001100.0
78) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: other. (BQ27SOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198199.0
1) Checked201.0
TOTAL2001100.0
79) If you are employed full-time, part-time or self-employed, please indicate the average hours worked per week over the past year. (BQ28WHRS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL115138.61117
80) If your spouse is employed full-time, part-time or self-employed, please indicate the average hours worked per week over the past year. (BQ28SWHR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL95538.21219
81) How many children do you have? (BQ29CHLD)
TOTAL%
0) None24012.4
1) 124212.5
2) 278140.2
3) 343522.4
4) 41678.6
5) 5442.3
6) 6251.3
7) 740.2
8) 810.1
9) 930.2
10) 1010.1
Missing58 
TOTAL1943100.0
82) What is your highest level of education completed? (BQ30EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school or less422.1
2) High school diploma22211.2
3) Some college but no degree29514.9
4) Associate degree1326.7
5) Bachelor's degree48724.6
6) Some graduate work20010.1
7) Graduate degree60530.5
Missing18 
TOTAL1983100.0
83) What is the highest level of education completed by your spouse? (BQ30SEDU)
TOTAL%
0) 010.1
1) Some high school or less271.7
2) High school diploma19412.6
3) Some college but no degree22014.3
4) Associate degree1056.8
5) Bachelor's degree42927.8
6) Some graduate work966.2
7) Graduate degree47130.5
Missing458 
TOTAL1543100.0
84) Check here if you live in a dormitory, nursing home or other institutional housing. (BQ31INHO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198299.1
1) Checked190.9
TOTAL2001100.0
85) Including yourself, how many persons live in your household? (BQ31NUHH)
TOTAL%
1) 29815.3
2) 104153.5
3) 27314.0
4) 22411.5
5) 834.3
6) 170.9
7) 80.4
8) 20.1
9) 10.1
Missing54 
TOTAL1947100.0
86) From the list below, select the choice that best describes all of the people in the household in which you live. (BQ32DHH)
TOTAL%
1) A single adult living alone29114.9
2) A single adult living with children552.8
3) A married couple with no kids95148.8
4) A married couple living with kids55628.6
5) Some other arrangement944.8
Missing54 
TOTAL1947100.0
87) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican or other? (BQ33PRTY)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat58330.0
2) Independent38819.9
3) Republican91947.2
4) Other562.9
Missing55 
TOTAL1946100.0
88) Did you or any other household family member fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (BQ34PLED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes155678.4
2) No38119.2
3) Do not know412.1
4) Congregation does not use pledge cards60.3
Missing17 
TOTAL1984100.0
89) What is your race or origin: white? (BQ35WHIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1206.0
1) Checked188194.0
TOTAL2001100.0
90) What is your race or origin: black? (BQ35BLAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked195897.9
1) Checked432.1
TOTAL2001100.0
91) What is your race or origin: Indian or Alaska native? (BQ35INDI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198499.2
1) Checked170.8
TOTAL2001100.0
92) What is your race or origin: Asian? (BQ35ASIA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked196798.3
1) Checked341.7
TOTAL2001100.0
93) What is your race or origin: Hispanic? (BQ35HISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198199.0
1) Checked201.0
TOTAL2001100.0
94) What is your race or origin: some other race? (BQ35ORAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked199699.8
1) Checked50.2
TOTAL2001100.0
95) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes? (BQ36INC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000754.2
2) $20,000-$29,9991065.9
3) $30,000-$39,9991317.3
4) $40,000-$49,9991206.7
5) $50,000-$59,9991528.5
6) $60,000-$69,9991257.0
7) $70,000-$79,9991407.8
8) $80,000-$89,9991216.8
9) $90,000-$99,9991216.8
10) $100,000-$124,99922712.7
11) $125,000-$149,9991257.0
12) $150,000-$199,9991166.5
13) $200,000-$249,999774.3
14) $250,000 or more1508.4
Missing215 
TOTAL1786100.0
96) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…to your congregation, in regular giving? (BQ37GICG)
TOTAL%
1) No562.9
2) Yes188397.1
Missing62 
TOTAL1939100.0
97) [If 'yes' to 'regular giving'] How much? (BQ37CGAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL160622039.913132804
98) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…to your congregation, in giving to a special capital campaign, for example for a new or remodeled building, or for a new program for the church? (BQ37GISC)
TOTAL%
1) No87649.4
2) Yes89650.6
Missing229 
TOTAL1772100.0
99) [If 'yes' to a 'special capital campaign'] How much? (BQ37SCAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL73924626.755143725
100) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…to your congregation, in response to a special appeal for a ministry supported by the congregation, presbytery, or PC(USA), including the four churchwide special offerings—One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peacemaking and Christmas Joy? (BQ37GISA)
TOTAL%
1) No37120.3
2) Yes145679.7
Missing174 
TOTAL1827100.0
101) [If 'yes' to a 'special appeal'] How much? (BQ37SAAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL123027144.292161606
102) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…directly to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or one of its ministries, such as Disaster Assistance, the Hunger Program, missions or missionaries, etc.? (BQ37GIPC)
TOTAL%
1) No113265.2
2) Yes60434.8
Missing265 
TOTAL1736100.0
103) [If 'yes' to 'PC(USA)'] How much? (BQ37PCAM)
TOTAL%
0) None30.6
5) 510.2
10) 10214.4
12) 1210.2
15) 1551.0
20) 20316.4
24) 2410.2
25) 25428.7
30) 3030.6
35) 3510.2
40) 4081.7
48) 4820.4
50) 509118.9
55) 5510.2
60) 6091.9
65) 6510.2
75) 7551.0
85) 8510.2
95) 9510.2
100) 10011924.7
110) 11010.2
120) 12020.4
150) 15061.2
200) 200398.1
250) 25040.8
260) 26010.2
275) 27510.2
300) 300122.5
360) 36020.4
400) 40051.0
500) 500122.5
585) 58510.2
600) 60010.2
900) 90010.2
1000) 100091.9
1355) 135510.2
1500) 150030.6
1600) 160010.2
1800) 180010.2
2000) 200020.4
2300) 230010.2
2500) 250010.2
3300) 330010.2
3550) 355010.2
4000) 400020.4
5000) 500010.2
5239) 523910.2
8000) 800020.4
38000) 3800010.2
999999) Don't know193.9
Missing1519 
TOTAL482100.0
104) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…directly to other religious groups or religious causes outside the PC(USA)? (BQ37GIAL)
TOTAL%
1) No99656.9
2) Yes75443.1
Missing251 
TOTAL1750100.0
105) [If 'yes' to 'other religious causes'] How much? (BQ37RCAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6239580.42489336
106) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…to non-religious charities, community organizations or social causes (United Way, Red Cross, American Cancer Society, an environmental organization, an arts group, etc.)? (BQ37GINR)
TOTAL%
1) No19610.5
2) Yes167889.5
Missing127 
TOTAL1874100.0
107) [If 'yes' to 'non-religious causes'] How much? (BQ37NRAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL141726496.304155244
108) Survey form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper175887.9
2) Web24312.1
TOTAL2001100.0
109) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Members91045.5
2) Elders109054.5
Missing1 
TOTAL2000100.0
110) State (STATE)
111) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast33416.7
2) Midwest53726.9
3) South81640.8
4) West31315.7
Missing1 
TOTAL2000100.0
112) ORGYEAR (ORGYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20001866.069264
113) TOTMEM08 (TOTMEM08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2000609.002851
114) I-SEX: What is your gender? (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female115057.6
2) Male84542.4
Missing6 
TOTAL1995100.0
115) I-AGE: What is your current age? _________ years old. (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Under 351165.8
2) 35-4935918.1
3) 50-6475538.0
4) 65+75838.1
Missing13 
TOTAL1988100.0
116) 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) Democrat58330.0
2) Independent38819.9
3) Republican91947.2
4) Other562.9
Missing55 
TOTAL1946100.0
117) I-INCOME: Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000754.2
2) $20,000-$49,99935720.0
3) $50,000-$99,99965936.9
4) $100,000 +69538.9
Missing215 
TOTAL1786100.0