Presbyterian Panel Survey, August 2009 - Confessions and Other Topics, Clergy

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > Religious Groups > Members or Leaders > Presbyterian > Codebook


All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Code (CODE)
2) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: Christian education and curriculum – support for Christian educators including the publication of denominational curriculum? (Q1EDU)
TOTAL%
1) Very important28236.2
2) Important30639.2
3) Slightly important14718.8
4) Not at all important395.0
5) No opinion60.8
Missing5 
TOTAL780100.0
3) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: church development – support for congregational transformation and new church development? (Q1DEVELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important46359.4
2) Important24331.2
3) Slightly important577.3
4) Not at all important131.7
5) No opinion30.4
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
4) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: communications – telling PC(USA) stories that invite participation in ministry and mission? (Q1COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23630.6
2) Important31841.2
3) Slightly important17923.2
4) Not at all important334.3
5) No opinion60.8
Missing13 
TOTAL772100.0
5) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: cross-cultural ministries/growth in diversity – racial/ethnic inclusion and leadership development? (Q1DIVERS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important22128.5
2) Important31140.1
3) Slightly important19525.1
4) Not at all important425.4
5) No opinion70.9
Missing9 
TOTAL776100.0
6) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: direct relief – immediate response to disaster and crisis with humanitarian aid and support? (Q1RELIEF)
TOTAL%
1) Very important39751.2
2) Important28737.0
3) Slightly important8410.8
4) Not at all important50.6
5) No opinion20.3
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
7) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: discipleship – programs to educate and strengthen church leaders? (Q1DISICP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important33142.6
2) Important30739.5
3) Slightly important11414.7
4) Not at all important233.0
5) No opinion20.3
Missing8 
TOTAL777100.0
8) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: ecumenical relations and interactions – coordinating work with other denominations and councils? (Q1ECUMEN)
TOTAL%
1) Very important12616.2
2) Important29137.5
3) Slightly important27935.9
4) Not at all important759.7
5) No opinion60.8
Missing8 
TOTAL777100.0
9) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: evangelism – programs to equip individuals to share their faith and congregations to do more effective outreach? (Q1EVANGE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important37147.9
2) Important26834.6
3) Slightly important11214.5
4) Not at all important202.6
5) No opinion40.5
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
10) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: gender justice – work on women's issues? (Q1GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Very important10313.3
2) Important23730.7
3) Slightly important30940.0
4) Not at all important11114.4
5) No opinion121.6
Missing13 
TOTAL772100.0
11) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: international mission support – sending mission workers, supporting mission partners, and equipping the church for mission involvement? (Q1SUPORT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important34944.9
2) Important30739.5
3) Slightly important10513.5
4) Not at all important151.9
5) No opinion10.1
Missing8 
TOTAL777100.0
12) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: social justice – systemic work towards a just society (including hunger, poverty, peace and public advocacy)? (Q1SOCIAL)
TOTAL%
1) Very important32842.2
2) Important25032.1
3) Slightly important16220.8
4) Not at all important344.4
5) No opinion40.5
Missing7 
TOTAL778100.0
13) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: stewardship – equipping church leaders to inspire contributions of time, skills, and money? (Q1STEWAR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important21227.3
2) Important34244.1
3) Slightly important18624.0
4) Not at all important314.0
5) No opinion50.6
Missing9 
TOTAL776100.0
14) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: theology and worship – articulating the church's stance on issues of belief and practice; equipping the church for the worship of God? (Q1WORSHP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important33342.7
2) Important28736.8
3) Slightly important13016.7
4) Not at all important263.3
5) No opinion30.4
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
15) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: vocation – preparing and supporting ordained and commissioned leaders through the preparation and call processes? (Q1VOCATN)
TOTAL%
1) Very important29538.0
2) Important34644.6
3) Slightly important11014.2
4) Not at all important253.2
Missing9 
TOTAL776100.0
16) How important is it for the Council to carry out each of these types of mission activity: other (please specify)? (Q1OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very important5539.3
2) Important128.6
3) Slightly important42.9
4) Not at all important53.6
5) No opinion6445.7
Missing645 
TOTAL140100.0
17) Which two types of mission activity listed in Q1 are most important for the Council to carry out? (Q2MOST1)
TOTAL%
1) Christian education and curriculum – support for Christian educators including the publication of denomination curriculum6613.8
2) Church development – support for congregational transformation and new church development13528.2
3) Communications – telling PC(USA) stories that invite participation in ministry and mission183.8
4) Cross-cultural ministries/growth in diversity-racial/ethnic inclusion and leadership development194.0
5) Direct relief – immediate response to disaster and crisis with humanitarian aid and support6112.8
6) Discipleship – programs to educate and strengthen church leaders5010.5
7) Ecumenical relations and interactions – coordinating work with other denominations and councils163.3
8) Evangelism – programs to equip individuals to share their faith and congregations to do more effective outreach469.6
9) Gender justice – work on women's issues51.0
10) International mission support – sending mission workers, supporting mission partners, and equipping the church for mission involvement255.2
11) Social justice – systemic work towards a just society (including hunger, poverty, peace, and public advocacy)173.6
12) Stewardship – equipping church leaders to inspire contributions of time, skills, and money10.2
13) Theology and worship – articulating the church's stance on issues of belief and practice; equipping the church for the worship of God153.1
14) Vocation – preparing and supporting ordained and commissioned leaders through the preparation and call processes10.2
15) Other (please specify)30.6
Missing307 
TOTAL478100.0
18) Which two types of mission activity listed in Q1 are most important for the Council to carry out? (Q2MOST2)
TOTAL%
1) Christian education and curriculum – support for Christian educators including the publication of denomination curriculum10.2
2) Church development – support for congregational transformation and new church development71.5
3) Communications – telling PC(USA) stories that invite participation in ministry and mission91.9
4) Cross-cultural ministries/growth in diversity-racial/ethnic inclusion and leadership development51.1
5) Direct relief – immediate response to disaster and crisis with humanitarian aid and support173.6
6) Discipleship – programs to educate and strengthen church leaders316.5
7) Ecumenical relations and interactions – coordinating work with other denominations and councils30.6
8) Evangelism – programs to equip individuals to share their faith and congregations to do more effective outreach8718.3
9) Gender justice – work on women's issues61.3
10) International mission support – sending mission workers, supporting mission partners, and equipping the church for mission involvement6814.3
11) Social justice – systemic work towards a just society (including hunger, poverty, peace, and public advocacy)8718.3
12) Stewardship – equipping church leaders to inspire contributions of time, skills, and money112.3
13) Theology and worship – articulating the church's stance on issues of belief and practice; equipping the church for the worship of God7415.6
14) Vocation – preparing and supporting ordained and commissioned leaders through the preparation and call processes5712.0
15) Other (please specify)122.5
Missing310 
TOTAL475100.0
19) Which two types of mission activity listed in Q1 are least important for the Council to carry out? (Q3LEAST1)
TOTAL%
1) Christian education and curriculum – support for Christian educators including the publication of denomination curriculum5712.2
2) Church development – support for congregational transformation and new church development265.6
3) Communications – telling PC(USA) stories that invite participation in ministry and mission6914.8
4) Cross-cultural ministries/growth in diversity-racial/ethnic inclusion and leadership development5812.4
5) Direct relief – immediate response to disaster and crisis with humanitarian aid and support163.4
6) Discipleship – programs to educate and strengthen church leaders224.7
7) Ecumenical relations and interactions – coordinating work with other denominations and councils10622.7
8) Evangelism – programs to equip individuals to share their faith and congregations to do more effective outreach296.2
9) Gender justice – work on women's issues6113.1
10) International mission support – sending mission workers, supporting mission partners, and equipping the church for mission involvement30.6
11) Social justice – systemic work towards a just society (including hunger, poverty, peace, and public advocacy)10.2
12) Stewardship – equipping church leaders to inspire contributions of time, skills, and money61.3
13) Theology and worship – articulating the church's stance on issues of belief and practice; equipping the church for the worship of God102.1
14) Vocation – preparing and supporting ordained and commissioned leaders through the preparation and call processes10.2
26) All10.2
Missing319 
TOTAL466100.0
20) Which two types of mission activity listed in Q1 are least important for the Council to carry out? (Q3LEAST2)
TOTAL%
1) Christian education and curriculum – support for Christian educators including the publication of denomination curriculum30.7
2) Church development – support for congregational transformation and new church development30.7
3) Communications – telling PC(USA) stories that invite participation in ministry and mission71.5
4) Cross-cultural ministries/growth in diversity-racial/ethnic inclusion and leadership development71.5
5) Direct relief – immediate response to disaster and crisis with humanitarian aid and support30.7
6) Discipleship – programs to educate and strengthen church leaders61.3
7) Ecumenical relations and interactions – coordinating work with other denominations and councils449.7
8) Evangelism – programs to equip individuals to share their faith and congregations to do more effective outreach235.1
9) Gender justice – work on women's issues14832.5
10) International mission support – sending mission workers, supporting mission partners, and equipping the church for mission involvement306.6
11) Social justice – systemic work towards a just society (including hunger, poverty, peace, and public advocacy)449.7
12) Stewardship – equipping church leaders to inspire contributions of time, skills, and money4910.8
13) Theology and worship – articulating the church's stance on issues of belief and practice; equipping the church for the worship of God419.0
14) Vocation – preparing and supporting ordained and commissioned leaders through the preparation and call processes4610.1
15) Other (please specify)10.2
Missing330 
TOTAL455100.0
21) Do you currently have a copy of The Book of Confessions? (Q4BOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes75897.4
2) No172.2
3) Don't know30.4
Missing7 
TOTAL778100.0
22) During the past 12 months, have you accessed The Book of Confessions on the PC(USA) Web site (at www.pcusa.org/theologyandworship/confession.htm)? (Q5WEB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28636.7
2) No48962.8
3) Don't know40.5
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
23) During the past 12 months, have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside of public worship: Nicene Creed? (Q6NICENE)
TOTAL%
1) No or don't know33245.4
2) Yes39954.6
Missing54 
TOTAL731100.0
24) [If 'Yes' to 'Nicene Creed'] How many times? (Q6ATIMES)
TOTAL%
0) 010.3
1) 16923.1
2) 26521.7
3) 34816.1
4) 4196.4
5) 5289.4
6) 6175.7
8) 841.3
10) 10113.7
12) 12165.4
13) 1310.3
15) 1510.3
18) 1810.3
20) 2010.3
25) 2510.3
30) 3010.3
35) 3510.3
40) 4020.7
50) 5010.3
52) 5210.3
97) 'A lot' or 'many'62.0
98) 'Do not remember'31.0
100) 10010.3
Missing486 
TOTAL299100.0
25) [If 'Yes' to 'Nicene Creed'] How helpful was it? (Q6AHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful22961.2
2) Somewhat helpful11731.3
3) Not helpful51.3
4) No opinion236.1
Missing411 
TOTAL374100.0
26) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside of public worship: Apostles' Creed? (Q6APOSTS)
TOTAL%
1) No or do not know25534.3
2) Yes48965.7
Missing41 
TOTAL744100.0
27) [If 'Yes' to 'Apostles' Creed'] How many times? (Q6BTIMES)
TOTAL%
1) 14412.2
2) 25013.9
3) 3349.4
4) 4298.0
5) 5359.7
6) 6349.4
7) 751.4
8) 871.9
10) 10339.1
12) 12226.1
14) 1410.3
15) 1571.9
16) 1610.3
17) 1710.3
18) 1810.3
20) 20123.3
24) 2420.6
25) 2541.1
30) 3030.8
35) 3510.3
40) 4030.8
45) 4510.3
48) 4810.3
50) 5020.6
52) 5292.5
55) 5510.3
60) 6010.3
97) 'A lot' or 'many'82.2
98) 'Do not remember'51.4
100) 10020.6
200) 20010.3
365) 36510.3
Missing424 
TOTAL361100.0
28) [If 'Yes' to 'Apostles' Creed'] How helpful was it? (Q6BHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful30567.2
2) Somewhat helpful12126.7
3) Not helpful51.1
4) No opinion235.1
Missing331 
TOTAL454100.0
29) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside public worship: Scots Confession? (Q6SCOTS)
TOTAL%
1) No or do not know44062.4
2) Yes26537.6
Missing80 
TOTAL705100.0
30) [If 'Yes' to 'Scots Confession'] How many times? (Q6CTIMES)
TOTAL%
0) 010.5
1) 17235.6
2) 25125.2
3) 32210.9
4) 494.5
5) 5105.0
6) 6115.4
7) 721.0
8) 810.5
9) 910.5
10) 1063.0
12) 1242.0
14) 1410.5
15) 1521.0
20) 2021.0
24) 2410.5
25) 2510.5
30) 3010.5
97) 'A lot' or 'many'31.5
98) 'Do not remember'10.5
Missing583 
TOTAL202100.0
31) [If 'Yes' to 'Scots Confession'] How helpful was it? (Q6CHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful13352.2
2) Somewhat helpful9336.5
3) Not helpful124.7
4) No opinion176.7
Missing530 
TOTAL255100.0
32) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside public worship: Heidelberg Catechism? (Q6HEIDEL)
TOTAL%
1) No or do not know36451.9
2) Yes33748.1
Missing84 
TOTAL701100.0
33) [If 'Yes' to 'Heidelberg Catechism'] How many times? (Q6DTIMES)
TOTAL%
0) 010.4
1) 18933.3
2) 25018.7
3) 33312.4
4) 4145.2
5) 5259.4
6) 6134.9
7) 731.1
8) 841.5
10) 10114.1
12) 1262.2
15) 1510.4
19) 1910.4
20) 2041.5
24) 2410.4
30) 3041.5
50) 5010.4
97) 'A lot' or 'many'20.7
98) 'Do not remember'20.7
100) 10010.4
352) 35210.4
Missing518 
TOTAL267100.0
34) [If 'Yes' to 'Heidelberg Catechism'] How helpful was it? (Q6DHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful19359.4
2) Somewhat helpful10632.6
3) Not helpful61.8
4) No opinion206.2
Missing460 
TOTAL325100.0
35) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside public worship: Second Helvetic Confession? (Q6HELVET)
TOTAL%
1) No or do not know45967.5
2) Yes22132.5
Missing105 
TOTAL680100.0
36) [If 'Yes' to 'Second Helvetic Confession'] How many times? (Q6ETIMES)
TOTAL%
0) 042.3
1) 16437.0
2) 23017.3
3) 3169.2
4) 4105.8
5) 5169.2
6) 6126.9
7) 721.2
8) 831.7
9) 921.2
10) 1031.7
11) 1110.6
12) 1221.2
22) 2210.6
24) 2410.6
30) 3010.6
50) 5021.2
97) 'A lot' or 'many'21.2
98) 'Do not remember'10.6
Missing612 
TOTAL173100.0
37) [If 'Yes' to 'Second Helvetic Confession'] How helpful was it? (Q6EHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful12054.5
2) Somewhat helpful7634.5
3) Not helpful73.2
4) No opinion177.7
Missing565 
TOTAL220100.0
38) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside public worship: Westminster Confession of Faith? (Q6WESTMI)
TOTAL%
1) No or don't know33145.8
2) Yes39254.2
Missing62 
TOTAL723100.0
39) [If 'Yes' to 'Westminster Confession of Faith'] How many times? (Q6FTIMES)
TOTAL%
0) 010.3
1) 18127.4
2) 27324.7
3) 33712.5
4) 4155.1
5) 5258.4
6) 6144.7
7) 720.7
8) 831.0
9) 910.3
10) 10134.4
12) 1272.4
14) 1410.3
15) 1531.0
20) 2020.7
24) 2410.3
25) 2541.4
30) 3020.7
35) 3510.3
36) 3610.3
50) 5010.3
97) 'A lot' or 'many'51.7
98) 'Do not remember'20.7
100) 10010.3
Missing489 
TOTAL296100.0
40) [If 'Yes' to 'Westminster Confession of Faith'] How helpful was it? (Q6FHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful19151.8
2) Somewhat helpful14940.4
3) Not helpful113.0
4) No opinion184.9
Missing416 
TOTAL369100.0
41) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside public worship: Shorter Catechism? (Q6SHORTR)
TOTAL%
1) No or don't know35850.4
2) Yes35349.6
Missing74 
TOTAL711100.0
42) [If 'Yes' to 'Shorter Catechism'] How many times? (Q6GTIMES)
TOTAL%
1) 17628.7
2) 25520.8
3) 3249.1
4) 4134.9
5) 52910.9
6) 6155.7
7) 731.1
8) 862.3
10) 1083.0
12) 1262.3
15) 1531.1
16) 1610.4
20) 2041.5
21) 2110.4
22) 2210.4
24) 2420.8
25) 2531.1
30) 3020.8
40) 4010.4
50) 5031.1
97) 'A lot' or 'many'51.9
98) 'Do not remember'20.8
100) 10020.8
Missing520 
TOTAL265100.0
43) [If 'Yes' to 'Shorter Catechism'] How helpful was it? (Q6GHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful18857.0
2) Somewhat helpful11735.5
3) Not helpful113.3
4) No opinion144.2
Missing455 
TOTAL330100.0
44) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside of public worship: Larger Catechism? (Q6LARGER)
TOTAL%
1) No or don't know44264.3
2) Yes24535.7
Missing98 
TOTAL687100.0
45) [If 'Yes' to 'Larger Catechism'] How many times? (Q6HTIMES)
TOTAL%
0) 021.1
1) 15731.3
2) 23117.0
3) 32011.0
4) 4105.5
5) 5179.3
6) 684.4
7) 710.5
8) 831.6
10) 1094.9
12) 1242.2
15) 1510.5
20) 2010.5
25) 2542.2
30) 3052.7
50) 5010.5
97) 'A lot' or 'many'52.7
98) 'Do not remember'21.1
100) 10010.5
Missing603 
TOTAL182100.0
46) [If 'Yes' to 'Larger Catechism'] How helpful was it? (Q6HHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful11948.8
2) Somewhat helpful9538.9
3) Not helpful93.7
4) No opinion218.6
Missing541 
TOTAL244100.0
47) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside of public worship: Theological Declaration of Barmen? (Q6BARMEN)
TOTAL%
1) No or don't know34247.7
2) Yes37552.3
Missing68 
TOTAL717100.0
48) [If 'Yes' to 'Theological Declaration of Barmen'] How many times? (Q6ITIMES)
TOTAL%
0) 020.7
1) 110336.7
2) 26723.8
3) 32910.3
4) 4176.0
5) 5186.4
6) 6103.6
8) 820.7
9) 910.4
10) 10124.3
12) 1231.1
15) 1541.4
18) 1810.4
30) 3010.4
35) 3510.4
50) 5020.7
97) 'A lot' or 'many'31.1
98) 'Do not remember'51.8
Missing504 
TOTAL281100.0
49) [If 'Yes' to 'Theological Declaration of Barmen'] How helpful was it? (Q6IHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful21762.2
2) Somewhat helpful11031.5
3) Not helpful41.1
4) No opinion185.2
Missing436 
TOTAL349100.0
50) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside of public worship: Confession of 1967? (Q6CONFES)
TOTAL%
1) No or don't know32544.6
2) Yes40455.4
Missing56 
TOTAL729100.0
51) [If 'Yes' to 'Confession of 1967'] How many times? (Q6JTIMES)
TOTAL%
1) 18328.1
2) 25819.7
3) 34113.9
4) 4299.8
5) 5217.1
6) 6175.8
7) 751.7
8) 862.0
9) 920.7
10) 10134.4
12) 1272.4
13) 1310.3
14) 1410.3
15) 1510.3
20) 2031.0
30) 3010.3
35) 3510.3
50) 5010.3
97) 'A lot' or 'many'20.7
98) 'Do not remember'20.7
Missing490 
TOTAL295100.0
52) [If 'Yes' to 'Confession of 1967'] How helpful was it? (Q6JHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful23462.6
2) Somewhat helpful10828.9
3) Not helpful143.7
4) No opinion184.8
Missing411 
TOTAL374100.0
53) During the past 12 months have you consulted each of the following creeds or confessions outside of public worship: A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Q6FAITH)
TOTAL%
1) No or don't know25835.5
2) Yes46964.5
Missing58 
TOTAL727100.0
54) [If 'Yes' to 'A Brief Statement of Faith'] How many times? (Q6KTIMES)
TOTAL%
1) 15917.3
2) 28023.5
3) 3329.4
4) 4226.5
5) 5308.8
6) 6267.6
7) 741.2
8) 892.6
9) 920.6
10) 10226.5
12) 12144.1
13) 1310.3
15) 1551.5
20) 20133.8
25) 2520.6
26) 2610.3
30) 3041.2
35) 3510.3
40) 4010.3
50) 5020.6
52) 5220.6
75) 7510.3
97) 'A lot' or 'many'41.2
98) 'Do not remember'41.2
Missing444 
TOTAL341100.0
55) [If 'Yes' to 'A Brief Statement of Faith'] How helpful was it? (Q6KHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful28268.1
2) Somewhat helpful10324.9
3) Not helpful153.6
4) No opinion143.4
Missing371 
TOTAL414100.0
56) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in adult Sunday school class? (Q8AADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65383.2
1) Checked13216.8
TOTAL785100.0
57) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in elder or deacon training? (Q8AELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59075.2
1) Checked19524.8
TOTAL785100.0
58) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in new member training? (Q8ATRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66785.0
1) Checked11815.0
TOTAL785100.0
59) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in confirmation class? (Q8ACONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61378.1
1) Checked17221.9
TOTAL785100.0
60) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in other youth Sunday school class? (Q8ACLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76797.7
1) Checked182.3
TOTAL785100.0
61) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in group for men, women, or youth? (Q8AGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76096.8
1) Checked253.2
TOTAL785100.0
62) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in another setting? (Q8AOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64381.9
1) Checked14218.1
TOTAL785100.0
63) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: has not used/don't know? (Q8ANOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63580.9
1) Checked15019.1
TOTAL785100.0
64) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Nicene Creed: used in worship? (Q8AWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71290.7
1) Checked739.3
TOTAL785100.0
65) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in adult Sunday school class? (Q8BADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61278.0
1) Checked17322.0
TOTAL785100.0
66) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in elder or deacon training? (Q8BELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53367.9
1) Checked25232.1
TOTAL785100.0
67) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in new member training? (Q8BTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked58174.0
1) Checked20426.0
TOTAL785100.0
68) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in confirmation class? (Q8BCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked52266.5
1) Checked26333.5
TOTAL785100.0
69) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in other youth Sunday school class? (Q8BCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74094.3
1) Checked455.7
TOTAL785100.0
70) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in group for men, women or youth? (Q8BGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75195.7
1) Checked344.3
TOTAL785100.0
71) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in another setting? (Q8BOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60276.7
1) Checked18323.3
TOTAL785100.0
72) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: has not used/don't know? (Q8BNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72091.7
1) Checked658.3
TOTAL785100.0
73) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Apostles' Creed: used in worship? (Q8BWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67185.5
1) Checked11414.5
TOTAL785100.0
74) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in adult Sunday school class? (Q8CADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72792.6
1) Checked587.4
TOTAL785100.0
75) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in elder or deacon training? (Q8CELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65082.8
1) Checked13517.2
TOTAL785100.0
76) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in new member training? (Q8CMEMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72992.9
1) Checked567.1
TOTAL785100.0
77) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in confirmation class? (Q8CCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72292.0
1) Checked638.0
TOTAL785100.0
78) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in other youth Sunday school class? (Q8CCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked78199.5
1) Checked40.5
TOTAL785100.0
79) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in group for men, women or youth? (Q8CGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77899.1
1) Checked70.9
TOTAL785100.0
80) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in another setting? (Q8COTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72191.8
1) Checked648.2
TOTAL785100.0
81) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: has not used/don't know? (Q8CNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked49963.6
1) Checked28636.4
TOTAL785100.0
82) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Scots Confession: used in worship? (Q8CWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76497.3
1) Checked212.7
TOTAL785100.0
83) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in adult Sunday school class? (Q8DADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69989.0
1) Checked8611.0
TOTAL785100.0
84) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in elder or deacon training? (Q8DELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62779.9
1) Checked15820.1
TOTAL785100.0
85) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in new member training? (Q8DTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71991.6
1) Checked668.4
TOTAL785100.0
86) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in confirmation class? (Q8DCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70389.6
1) Checked8210.4
TOTAL785100.0
87) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in other youth Sunday school class? (Q8DCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77598.7
1) Checked101.3
TOTAL785100.0
88) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in group for men, women or youth? (Q8DGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77098.1
1) Checked151.9
TOTAL785100.0
89) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in another setting? (Q8DOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71090.4
1) Checked759.6
TOTAL785100.0
90) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: has not used/don't know? (Q8DNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked52767.1
1) Checked25832.9
TOTAL785100.0
91) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Heidelberg Catechism: used in worship? (Q8DWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75996.7
1) Checked263.3
TOTAL785100.0
92) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in adult Sunday school class? (Q8EADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73593.6
1) Checked506.4
TOTAL785100.0
93) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in elder or deacon training? (Q8EELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65082.8
1) Checked13517.2
TOTAL785100.0
94) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in new member training? (Q8ETRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73693.8
1) Checked496.2
TOTAL785100.0
95) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in confirmation class? (Q8ECONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72292.0
1) Checked638.0
TOTAL785100.0
96) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in other youth Sunday school class? (Q8ECLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked78299.6
1) Checked30.4
TOTAL785100.0
97) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in group for men, women or youth? (Q8EGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked78199.5
1) Checked40.5
TOTAL785100.0
98) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in another setting? (Q8EOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74294.5
1) Checked435.5
TOTAL785100.0
99) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: has not used/don't know? (Q8ENOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked47760.8
1) Checked30839.2
TOTAL785100.0
100) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Second Helvetic Confession: used in worship? (Q8EWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76998.0
1) Checked162.0
TOTAL785100.0
101) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in adult Sunday school class? (Q8FADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68987.8
1) Checked9612.2
TOTAL785100.0
102) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in elder or deacon training? (Q8FELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59976.3
1) Checked18623.7
TOTAL785100.0
103) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in new member training? (Q8FTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69288.2
1) Checked9311.8
TOTAL785100.0
104) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in confirmation class? (Q8FCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68186.8
1) Checked10413.2
TOTAL785100.0
105) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in other youth Sunday school class? (Q8FCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76897.8
1) Checked172.2
TOTAL785100.0
106) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in group for men, women or youth? (Q8FGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76897.8
1) Checked172.2
TOTAL785100.0
107) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in another setting? (Q8FOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70389.6
1) Checked8210.4
TOTAL785100.0
108) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: has not used/don't know? (Q8FNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55670.8
1) Checked22929.2
TOTAL785100.0
109) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Westminster Confession of Faith: used in worship? (Q8FWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76397.2
1) Checked222.8
TOTAL785100.0
110) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in adult Sunday school class? (Q8GADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70990.3
1) Checked769.7
TOTAL785100.0
111) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in elder or deacon training? (Q8GELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62779.9
1) Checked15820.1
TOTAL785100.0
112) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in new member training class? (Q8GTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70589.8
1) Checked8010.2
TOTAL785100.0
113) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in confirmation class? (Q8GCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65082.8
1) Checked13517.2
TOTAL785100.0
114) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in other youth Sunday school class? (Q8GCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76597.5
1) Checked202.5
TOTAL785100.0
115) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in group for men, women or youth? (Q8GGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77298.3
1) Checked131.7
TOTAL785100.0
116) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in another setting? (Q8GOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71491.0
1) Checked719.0
TOTAL785100.0
117) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: has not used/don't know? (Q8GNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54869.8
1) Checked23730.2
TOTAL785100.0
118) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Shorter Catechism: used in worship? (Q8GWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76897.8
1) Checked172.2
TOTAL785100.0
119) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: adult Sunday school class? (Q8HADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72792.6
1) Checked587.4
TOTAL785100.0
120) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: elder or deacon training? (Q8HELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64782.4
1) Checked13817.6
TOTAL785100.0
121) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: new member training? (Q8HTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72592.4
1) Checked607.6
TOTAL785100.0
122) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: confirmation class? (Q8HCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71090.4
1) Checked759.6
TOTAL785100.0
123) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: other youth Sunday school class? (Q8HCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77598.7
1) Checked101.3
TOTAL785100.0
124) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: group for men, women or youth? (Q8HGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77598.7
1) Checked101.3
TOTAL785100.0
125) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: another setting? (Q8HOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74194.4
1) Checked445.6
TOTAL785100.0
126) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: has not used/don't know? (Q8HNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked49763.3
1) Checked28836.7
TOTAL785100.0
127) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Larger Catechism: worship? (Q8HWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77398.5
1) Checked121.5
TOTAL785100.0
128) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: adult Sunday school class? (Q8IADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69188.0
1) Checked9412.0
TOTAL785100.0
129) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: elder or deacon training? (Q8IELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61778.6
1) Checked16821.4
TOTAL785100.0
130) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: new member training? (Q8ITRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70189.3
1) Checked8410.7
TOTAL785100.0
131) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: confirmation class? (Q8ICONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68687.4
1) Checked9912.6
TOTAL785100.0
132) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: other youth Sunday school class? (Q8ICLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77899.1
1) Checked70.9
TOTAL785100.0
133) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: group for men, women or youth? (Q8IGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76697.6
1) Checked192.4
TOTAL785100.0
134) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: another setting? (Q8IOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70689.9
1) Checked7910.1
TOTAL785100.0
135) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: has not used/don't know? (Q8INOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54769.7
1) Checked23830.3
TOTAL785100.0
136) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Theological Declaration of Barmen: worship? (Q8IWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75996.7
1) Checked263.3
TOTAL785100.0
137) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: adult Sunday school class? (Q8JADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68987.8
1) Checked9612.2
TOTAL785100.0
138) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: elder or deacon training? (Q8JELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61177.8
1) Checked17422.2
TOTAL785100.0
139) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: new member training? (Q8JTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70189.3
1) Checked8410.7
TOTAL785100.0
140) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: confirmation class? (Q8JCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked68086.6
1) Checked10513.4
TOTAL785100.0
141) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: other youth Sunday school class? (Q8JCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77598.7
1) Checked101.3
TOTAL785100.0
142) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: group for men, women or youth? (Q8JGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77198.2
1) Checked141.8
TOTAL785100.0
143) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: another setting? (Q8JOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69087.9
1) Checked9512.1
TOTAL785100.0
144) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: has not used/don't know? (Q8JNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked57272.9
1) Checked21327.1
TOTAL785100.0
145) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? Confession of 1967: worship? (Q8JWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74995.4
1) Checked364.6
TOTAL785100.0
146) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): adult Sunday school class? (Q8KADULT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked67385.7
1) Checked11214.3
TOTAL785100.0
147) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): elder or deacon training? (Q8KELDER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked57673.4
1) Checked20926.6
TOTAL785100.0
148) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): new member training? (Q8KTRAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62479.5
1) Checked16120.5
TOTAL785100.0
149) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): confirmation class? (Q8KCONFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62579.6
1) Checked16020.4
TOTAL785100.0
150) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): other youth Sunday school class? (Q8KCLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76797.7
1) Checked182.3
TOTAL785100.0
151) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): group for men, women or youth? (Q8KGROUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76096.8
1) Checked253.2
TOTAL785100.0
152) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confessions during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): another setting? (Q8KOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65883.8
1) Checked12716.2
TOTAL785100.0
153) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confession during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): has not used/don't know? (Q8KNOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64181.7
1) Checked14418.3
TOTAL785100.0
154) In which of these settings has your congregation used each of the confession during the past 12 months? A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.): worship? (Q8KWORSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70489.7
1) Checked8110.3
TOTAL785100.0
155) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Nicene Creed? (Q10NICEN)
TOTAL%
1) Very important26936.1
2) Important25133.6
3) Slightly important16321.8
4) Not at all important456.0
5) No opinion182.4
Missing39 
TOTAL746100.0
156) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Apostles' Creed? (Q10APOST)
TOTAL%
1) Very important46561.0
2) Important20927.4
3) Slightly important658.5
4) Not at all important162.1
5) No opinion70.9
Missing23 
TOTAL762100.0
157) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Scots Confession? (Q10SCOTS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important659.0
2) Important14820.4
3) Slightly important22931.6
4) Not at all important22130.5
5) No opinion618.4
Missing61 
TOTAL724100.0
158) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Heidelberg Catechism? (Q10HEIDE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important13318.3
2) Important16622.8
3) Slightly important21129.0
4) Not at all important16222.3
5) No opinion557.6
Missing58 
TOTAL727100.0
159) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Second Helvetic Confession? (Q10HELVE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important7911.2
2) Important12017.0
3) Slightly important22932.4
4) Not at all important22231.4
5) No opinion567.9
Missing79 
TOTAL706100.0
160) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Westminster Confession of Faith? (Q10WESTM)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14319.3
2) Important23732.0
3) Slightly important23932.3
4) Not at all important9412.7
5) No opinion283.8
Missing44 
TOTAL741100.0
161) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Shorter Catechism? (Q10SHORT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17723.9
2) Important21829.5
3) Slightly important19526.4
4) Not at all important11215.1
5) No opinion385.1
Missing45 
TOTAL740100.0
162) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Larger Catechism? (Q10LARGE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important8611.9
2) Important17624.4
3) Slightly important24233.5
4) Not at all important16623.0
5) No opinion527.2
Missing63 
TOTAL722100.0
163) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Theological Declaration of Barmen? (Q10BARME)
TOTAL%
1) Very important20427.8
2) Important23832.4
3) Slightly important16522.4
4) Not at all important9512.9
5) No opinion334.5
Missing50 
TOTAL735100.0
164) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: Confession of 1967? (Q10CONFE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23231.2
2) Important23531.6
3) Slightly important15320.6
4) Not at all important10113.6
5) No opinion233.1
Missing41 
TOTAL744100.0
165) How important has each of these been to you for your own faith development: A Brief Statement of Faith – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Q10FAITH)
TOTAL%
1) Very important29639.9
2) Important21328.7
3) Slightly important12817.3
4) Not at all important9112.3
5) No opinion131.8
Missing44 
TOTAL741100.0
166) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: current friend or family member and his or her advice or example? (Q11FAM)
TOTAL%
1) Very important39451.5
2) Important28737.5
3) Slightly important699.0
4) Not at all important101.3
5) No opinion50.7
Missing20 
TOTAL765100.0
167) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: current pastor or spiritual advisor and his or her teaching or example? (Q11PASTR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important27236.0
2) Important31341.4
3) Slightly important9712.8
4) Not at all important202.6
5) No opinion547.1
Missing29 
TOTAL756100.0
168) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: God? (Q11GOD)
TOTAL%
1) Very important73596.3
2) Important243.1
4) Not at all important10.1
5) No opinion30.4
Missing22 
TOTAL763100.0
169) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: PC(USA) Book of Order? (Q11BOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Very important618.1
2) Important28037.1
3) Slightly important30840.8
4) Not at all important10013.2
5) No opinion60.8
Missing30 
TOTAL755100.0
170) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: PC(USA) creeds and confessions? (Q11CREED)
TOTAL%
1) Very important10313.6
2) Important37549.3
3) Slightly important25133.0
4) Not at all important273.6
5) No opinion40.5
Missing25 
TOTAL760100.0
171) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: Scripture? (Q11SCRIP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important67989.2
2) Important7710.1
3) Slightly important40.5
4) Not at all important10.1
Missing24 
TOTAL761100.0
172) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: the work of the Holy Spirit? (Q11HOLYS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important66787.6
2) Important8310.9
3) Slightly important50.7
4) Not at all important40.5
5) No opinion20.3
Missing24 
TOTAL761100.0
173) How important, in general, is each of these to you as a Christian: other (please specify)? (Q11OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11755.5
2) Important2813.3
3) Slightly important41.9
4) Not at all important10.5
5) No opinion6128.9
Missing574 
TOTAL211100.0
174) During the past 12 months has your congregation used any PC(USA) We Believe Christian education curriculum resources? (Q12CURRI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18624.9
2) No41355.4
3) Do not know14719.7
Missing39 
TOTAL746100.0
175) During the past 12 months, have you used any We Believe resources? (Q13RESRS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10814.3
2) No58477.5
3) Do not know628.2
Missing31 
TOTAL754100.0
176) Some of the resources that are part of the We Believe curriculum feature references to the PC(USA) confessions. Were you aware of these references? (Q14REFER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10358.5
2) No7341.5
Missing609 
TOTAL176100.0
177) [If 'Yes'] How helpful are these references? (Q14HELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful2121.0
2) Helpful5555.0
3) Slightly helpful1414.0
4) Not at all helpful33.0
5) No opinion77.0
Missing685 
TOTAL100100.0
178) How familiar are you with the Belhar Confession? (Q15BELHA)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar324.2
2) Familiar10313.5
3) Slightly familiar17823.4
4) Not at all familiar44958.9
Missing23 
TOTAL762100.0
179) How familiar are you with the proposal to incorporate the Belhar Confession into The Book of Confessions? (Q15PROP)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar486.4
2) Familiar15620.9
3) Slightly familiar16121.6
4) Not at all familiar38151.1
Missing39 
TOTAL746100.0
180) The PC(USA) Theology and Worship staff has published a Belhar Confession study guide, which is available through Presbyterian Distribution Service and on the Web. During the past 12 months have you consulted this study guide? (Q16STUDY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes567.3
2) No69591.0
3) Do not know131.7
Missing21 
TOTAL764100.0
181) [If 'Yes' to 'Belhar Confession study guide'] How helpful was it? (Q16HELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very helpful1221.1
2) Helpful2950.9
3) Slightly helpful915.8
5) No opinion712.3
Missing728 
TOTAL57100.0
182) Would you support incorporation of the Belhar Confession into The Book of Confessions? (Q17INCOR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely678.8
2) Yes, probably14519.0
3) No11815.5
4) Not sure43356.7
Missing22 
TOTAL763100.0
183) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: achieving a nuclear-free Middle East? (Q18NUCFR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important30039.7
2) Important26435.0
3) Slightly important9813.0
4) Not at all important354.6
5) No opinion587.7
Missing30 
TOTAL755100.0
184) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: addressing extremism and the threat of violence? (Q18EXTRE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important53270.6
2) Important17923.7
3) Slightly important141.9
4) Not at all important30.4
5) No opinion263.4
Missing31 
TOTAL754100.0
185) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: compliance with United Nations resolutions and human rights treaties? (Q18UNRES)
TOTAL%
1) Very important30139.8
2) Important28838.1
3) Slightly important9813.0
4) Not at all important253.3
5) No opinion445.8
Missing29 
TOTAL756100.0
186) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: freedom of worship at all major religious sites? (Q18RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Very important40854.7
2) Important25133.6
3) Slightly important516.8
4) Not at all important70.9
5) No opinion293.9
Missing39 
TOTAL746100.0
187) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: maintaining positive relations between Presbyterians and members of the U.S. Jewish community? (Q18RELAT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important22830.1
2) Important28237.3
3) Slightly important17222.7
4) Not at all important486.3
5) No opinion273.6
Missing28 
TOTAL757100.0
188) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: maintaining the close diplomatic and military relationship between the U.S. and Israeli governments? (Q18DIPLO)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17322.8
2) Important26334.6
3) Slightly important21928.8
4) Not at all important607.9
5) No opinion455.9
Missing25 
TOTAL760100.0
189) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: promoting democracy throughout the Middle East? (Q18DEMOC)
TOTAL%
1) Very important16621.8
2) Important24732.4
3) Slightly important24031.5
4) Not at all important699.0
5) No opinion415.4
Missing22 
TOTAL763100.0
190) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: providing for religious freedom throughout the Middle East? (Q18FREED)
TOTAL%
1) Very important36848.7
2) Important29038.4
3) Slightly important597.8
4) Not at all important60.8
5) No opinion334.4
Missing29 
TOTAL756100.0
191) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: reconciliation among racial/ethnic groups within Middle Eastern countries? (Q18RECON)
TOTAL%
1) Very important43757.4
2) Important24932.7
3) Slightly important415.4
4) Not at all important70.9
5) No opinion273.5
Missing24 
TOTAL761100.0
192) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: reducing economic inequality with Middle Eastern countries? (Q18ECONO)
TOTAL%
1) Very important33544.1
2) Important26034.3
3) Slightly important10714.1
4) Not at all important222.9
5) No opinion354.6
Missing26 
TOTAL759100.0
193) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: refugee resettlement? (Q18REFUG)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31741.9
2) Important29539.0
3) Slightly important9011.9
4) Not at all important162.1
5) No opinion385.0
Missing29 
TOTAL756100.0
194) How important is each of these for improving the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East: supporting Christian minorities in Israel/Palestine? (Q18MINOR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important33543.9
2) Important29038.0
3) Slightly important9512.5
4) Not at all important121.6
5) No opinion314.1
Missing22 
TOTAL763100.0
195) Do you support a two-state solution in the Middle East with both a state of Israel and a state of Palestine? (Q19STATE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes61380.6
2) No455.9
3) Do not know10313.5
Missing24 
TOTAL761100.0
196) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: construction of a separation barrier between territory that the Israeli government administers and the Palestinian authorities administer? (Q20CONST)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support466.1
2) Moderately support9011.9
3) Neither support nor oppose10714.1
4) Moderately oppose15820.8
5) Strongly oppose29238.5
6) No opinion668.7
Missing26 
TOTAL759100.0
197) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: delivery by international organizations of humanitarian aid to people living in Palestinian territory occupied or controlled by Israel? (Q20AID)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support45760.1
2) Moderately support20226.5
3) Neither support nor oppose445.8
4) Moderately oppose101.3
5) Strongly oppose40.5
6) No opinion445.8
Missing24 
TOTAL761100.0
198) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: expansion of Israeli settlements further into the West Bank and East Jerusalem on Palestinian land? (Q20EXPAN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support131.7
2) Moderately support304.0
3) Neither support nor oppose8311.0
4) Moderately oppose13317.6
5) Strongly oppose44158.3
6) No opinion577.5
Missing28 
TOTAL757100.0
199) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: the inclusion of democratically elected Hamas leaders in negotiations about the future of Israel/Palestine? (Q20HAMAS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support12416.3
2) Moderately support26935.4
3) Neither support nor oppose12816.9
4) Moderately oppose8811.6
5) Strongly oppose8010.5
6) No opinion709.2
Missing26 
TOTAL759100.0
200) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: limiting the influence and military capacity of the Iranian government? (Q20MILIT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support20927.6
2) Moderately support27636.5
3) Neither support nor oppose14218.8
4) Moderately oppose385.0
5) Strongly oppose253.3
6) No opinion678.9
Missing28 
TOTAL757100.0
201) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: maintaining a U.S. military presence in Iraq? (Q20US)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support425.6
2) Moderately support14619.5
3) Neither support nor oppose10013.3
4) Moderately oppose21128.1
5) Strongly oppose21628.8
6) No opinion354.7
Missing35 
TOTAL750100.0
202) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: permanent Israeli withdrawal from all of Gaza, the West Bank, and East Jerusalem? (Q20WITHD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support18724.7
2) Moderately support21828.8
3) Neither support nor oppose14819.6
4) Moderately oppose739.7
5) Strongly oppose709.3
6) No opinion607.9
Missing29 
TOTAL756100.0
203) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: permanently disabling the military capacities of any Palestinian government? (Q20DISAB)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support415.4
2) Moderately support7710.1
3) Neither support nor oppose19926.2
4) Moderately oppose23430.8
5) Strongly oppose14118.6
6) No opinion688.9
Missing25 
TOTAL760100.0
204) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: permitting Gaza residents to enter the West Bank and Israel for trade or other legitimate purposes? (Q20TRADE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support37750.2
2) Moderately support25934.5
3) Neither support nor oppose567.5
4) Moderately oppose121.6
5) Strongly oppose40.5
6) No opinion435.7
Missing34 
TOTAL751100.0
205) How much do you support or oppose each of the following: the presence of United Nations peacekeepers to help supervise the border between Israel and Palestine? (Q20PEACE)
TOTAL%
1) Strong support31541.9
2) Moderately support28537.9
3) Neither support nor oppose8511.3
4) Moderately oppose212.8
5) Strongly oppose162.1
6) No opinion304.0
Missing33 
TOTAL752100.0
206) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Presbyterians can contribute to peace-building in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East? (Q21PRESB)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24732.7
2) Moderately agree31942.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree8911.8
4) Moderately disagree567.4
5) Strongly disagree233.0
6) No opinion222.9
Missing29 
TOTAL756100.0
207) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Presbyterians should try to improve the situation in Israel/Palestine and the rest of the Middle East? (Q21IMPRO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24332.3
2) Moderately agree32242.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree9012.0
4) Moderately disagree516.8
5) Strongly disagree273.6
6) No opinion202.7
Missing32 
TOTAL753100.0
208) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: The PC(USA) should avoid making investment profits from unjust situations and should use its investments in corporations to promote justice and other Christian values? (Q21PROFI)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree34746.0
2) Moderately agree21528.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree8711.5
4) Moderately disagree456.0
5) Strongly disagree334.4
6) No opinion273.6
Missing31 
TOTAL754100.0
209) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: The PC(USA) should try to dissuade corporations from doing things that directly or indirectly support violence against Israeli or Palestinian civilians? (Q21CORP)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree36448.2
2) Moderately agree21428.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree7610.1
4) Moderately disagree385.0
5) Strongly disagree354.6
6) No opinion283.7
Missing30 
TOTAL755100.0
210) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: If the PC(USA) is unable to dissuade corporations from doing things that directly or indirectly support violence against Israeli or Palestinian civilians, it should shift PC(USA) investment funds away from those corporations (as it already does from corporations involved in tobacco, military-related production, and human rights violations)? (Q21FUNDS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree33644.6
2) Moderately agree18324.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree8911.8
4) Moderately disagree597.8
5) Strongly disagree526.9
6) No opinion344.5
Missing32 
TOTAL753100.0
211) Survey Form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper40852.0
2) Web37748.0
TOTAL785100.0
212) Skip_1 (SKIP_1)
TOTAL%
0) 35393.6
1) 246.4
Missing408 
TOTAL377100.0
213) Sample (SAMP)
TOTAL%
3) All clergy785100.0
TOTAL785100.0
214) In what year were you ordained as a minister of the Word and Sacrament? (BQ1ORDAI)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7811987.68512
215) In what denomination were you ordained? (BQ2DENOR)
TOTAL%
1) PCUSA or predecessor74194.9
2) Other405.1
Missing4 
TOTAL781100.0
216) In what denomination were you ordained: other (specify)? (BQ2OTHDE)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist49.8
2) Disciples of Christ49.8
4) Lutheran12.4
5) United Methodist49.8
6) Presbyterian37.3
7) Other Presbyterian922.0
8) Reformed24.9
10) United Church of Christ512.2
13) All other922.0
Missing744 
TOTAL41100.0
217) Before entering seminary for your bachelor's or master's of divinity, were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (BQ3SECUL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31440.2
2) No46859.8
Missing3 
TOTAL782100.0
218) [If 'yes'] How many years were you in that job or career? (BQ3SECYR)
TOTAL%
1) 51.6
2) 278.7
3) 299.3
4) 237.4
5) 3812.2
6) 185.8
7) 154.8
8) 134.2
9) 72.2
10) 268.3
11) 82.6
12) 134.2
13) 31.0
14) 41.3
15) 196.1
16) 51.6
17) 51.6
18) 72.2
19) 51.6
20) 165.1
21) 20.6
22) 41.3
23) 31.0
25) 41.3
26) 20.6
27) 10.3
28) 20.6
29) 10.3
30) 41.3
32) 10.3
35) 10.3
37) 10.3
Missing473 
TOTAL312100.0
219) In what year did you receive your B.A., B.S., or other bachelor's degree? (BQ4YRBA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7822050.249756
220) From what school and in what year did you receive your master's or bachelor's of divinity degree? (BQ5SCHBD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL77350.05425
221) Year you received master's of divinity or bachelor's of divinity degree? (BQ5YRBD)
TOTAL%
1954) 10.1
1955) 10.1
1957) 10.1
1961) 30.4
1962) 40.5
1964) 10.1
1965) 30.4
1966) 50.7
1967) 50.7
1968) 111.4
1969) 101.3
1970) 111.4
1971) 172.2
1972) 212.7
1973) 192.5
1974) 162.1
1975) 182.3
1976) 141.8
1977) 222.9
1978) 273.5
1979) 172.2
1980) 303.9
1981) 233.0
1982) 253.3
1983) 233.0
1984) 243.1
1985) 324.2
1986) 212.7
1987) 222.9
1988) 233.0
1989) 141.8
1990) 141.8
1991) 111.4
1992) 222.9
1993) 202.6
1994) 131.7
1995) 141.8
1996) 202.6
1997) 212.7
1998) 152.0
1999) 162.1
2000) 162.1
2001) 172.2
2002) 192.5
2003) 212.7
2004) 202.6
2005) 212.7
2006) 141.8
2007) 81.0
2008) 10.1
Missing18 
TOTAL767100.0
222) No other degree? (BQ6NODEG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked50564.5
1) Checked27835.5
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
223) Graduate degree: M.C.E.\M.R.E. degree? (BQ6MCE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77198.5
1) Checked121.5
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
224) Year you received M.C.E./M.R.E. degree? (BQ6YRMCE)
TOTAL%
1969) 17.7
1972) 17.7
1981) 17.7
1985) 17.7
1986) 215.4
1991) 17.7
1998) 17.7
2000) 17.7
2002) 323.1
2004) 17.7
Missing772 
TOTAL13100.0
225) School awarding M.C.E./M.R.E. degree? (BQ6SCHMC)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated school861.5
2) All other538.5
Missing772 
TOTAL13100.0
226) Graduate degree: M.A. degree? (BQ6MA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65783.9
1) Checked12616.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
227) Year you received M.A. degree? (BQ6YRMA)
TOTAL%
1946) 10.8
1965) 10.8
1967) 54.1
1968) 10.8
1969) 10.8
1970) 10.8
1971) 21.7
1972) 10.8
1973) 43.3
1974) 119.1
1975) 54.1
1976) 21.7
1977) 43.3
1978) 43.3
1980) 65.0
1982) 43.3
1983) 21.7
1984) 75.8
1985) 54.1
1986) 43.3
1987) 32.5
1988) 32.5
1989) 43.3
1990) 32.5
1991) 32.5
1992) 32.5
1994) 21.7
1995) 21.7
1996) 10.8
1997) 65.0
1998) 65.0
1999) 32.5
2001) 10.8
2002) 21.7
2004) 10.8
2005) 21.7
2006) 54.1
Missing664 
TOTAL121100.0
228) School awarding M.A. degree? (BQ6SCHMA)
TOTAL%
1) PCUSA affiliated seminary1613.1
2) All other10686.9
Missing663 
TOTAL122100.0
229) Graduate degree: Th.M./S.T.M. degree? (BQ6THM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73493.7
1) Checked496.3
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
230) Year you received Th.M./S.T.M. degree? (BQ6YRTHM)
TOTAL%
1955) 12.2
1957) 12.2
1963) 12.2
1967) 12.2
1968) 12.2
1969) 12.2
1971) 12.2
1972) 12.2
1973) 12.2
1974) 12.2
1975) 12.2
1976) 12.2
1978) 24.3
1979) 12.2
1980) 24.3
1981) 12.2
1983) 12.2
1984) 36.5
1985) 12.2
1988) 24.3
1990) 24.3
1991) 12.2
1993) 24.3
1994) 613.0
1995) 12.2
1996) 12.2
1997) 12.2
1998) 12.2
1999) 12.2
2001) 12.2
2002) 12.2
2003) 12.2
2004) 12.2
2006) 12.2
Missing739 
TOTAL46100.0
231) School awarding Th.M./S.T.M. degree? (BQ6SCHTH)
TOTAL%
1) PCUSA affiliated seminary3678.3
2) All other1021.7
Missing739 
TOTAL46100.0
232) Graduate degree: D.Min. degree? (BQ6DMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61077.9
1) Checked17322.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
233) Year you received D.Min. degree? (BQ6YRDMI)
TOTAL%
1970) 10.6
1972) 10.6
1974) 31.8
1975) 10.6
1976) 10.6
1977) 21.2
1978) 42.4
1979) 21.2
1980) 52.9
1981) 31.8
1982) 10.6
1983) 63.5
1984) 52.9
1985) 74.1
1986) 52.9
1987) 42.4
1988) 63.5
1989) 21.2
1990) 31.8
1991) 63.5
1992) 31.8
1993) 31.8
1994) 31.8
1995) 105.9
1996) 52.9
1997) 42.4
1998) 52.9
1999) 116.5
2000) 84.7
2001) 63.5
2002) 63.5
2003) 63.5
2004) 42.4
2005) 52.9
2006) 63.5
2007) 74.1
2008) 105.9
Missing615 
TOTAL170100.0
234) School awarding D.Min. degree? (BQ6SCHDM)
TOTAL%
1) PCUSA affiliated seminary12072.3
2) All other4627.7
Missing619 
TOTAL166100.0
235) Graduate degree: Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. degree? (BQ6PHD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72692.7
1) Checked577.3
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
236) Year you received Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. degree? (BQ6YRPHD)
TOTAL%
1962) 11.7
1968) 11.7
1969) 11.7
1970) 11.7
1971) 11.7
1972) 23.4
1974) 23.4
1975) 11.7
1976) 11.7
1982) 11.7
1984) 23.4
1985) 23.4
1986) 35.1
1987) 23.4
1988) 23.4
1989) 35.1
1990) 11.7
1992) 23.4
1993) 23.4
1994) 11.7
1995) 58.5
1996) 23.4
1997) 35.1
1998) 11.7
1999) 11.7
2000) 58.5
2001) 11.7
2002) 11.7
2004) 11.7
2005) 11.7
2006) 35.1
2007) 35.1
Missing726 
TOTAL59100.0
237) School awarding Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. degree? (BQ6SCHPH)
TOTAL%
1) PCUSA affiliated seminary1424.6
2) All other4375.4
Missing728 
TOTAL57100.0
238) Degree: other? (BQ6OTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70189.5
1) Checked8210.5
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
239) Year you received other degree? (BQ6YROTH)
TOTAL%
1969) 11.3
1971) 56.5
1972) 11.3
1973) 11.3
1974) 11.3
1975) 11.3
1976) 11.3
1977) 56.5
1978) 22.6
1979) 33.9
1980) 22.6
1981) 22.6
1982) 11.3
1983) 11.3
1984) 11.3
1985) 11.3
1986) 67.8
1987) 11.3
1988) 56.5
1989) 11.3
1990) 11.3
1991) 11.3
1992) 33.9
1993) 45.2
1994) 33.9
1995) 22.6
1996) 33.9
1997) 33.9
1998) 22.6
1999) 33.9
2000) 22.6
2001) 33.9
2002) 22.6
2003) 11.3
2004) 11.3
2007) 11.3
Missing708 
TOTAL77100.0
240) School awarding other degree? (BQ6SCHOT)
TOTAL%
1) PCUSA affiliated seminary911.4
2) All other7088.6
Missing706 
TOTAL79100.0
241) Are you currently a student? (BQ7STUD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes597.6
2) No72092.4
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
242) [If 'yes'] Please list the degree you are seeking. (BQ7DGREE)
TOTAL%
2) MA63.8
4) DMIN3119.5
5) PHD-STD-THD-EDD106.3
6) Other53.1
7) None10767.3
Missing626 
TOTAL159100.0
243) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment: pastor, co-pastor, associate, interim or other pastor in a congregation? (BQ8PASTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22628.9
1) Checked55771.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
244) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment: other position in congregation (specify)? (BQ8OTCON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76597.7
1) Checked182.3
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
245) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment: non-parish job or ministry? (BQ8NPAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60377.0
1) Checked18023.0
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
246) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment: unemployed? (BQ8UNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75396.2
1) Checked303.8
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
247) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment: retired from active ministry? (BQ8RETIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75195.9
1) Checked324.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
248) Do you consider yourself a full-time or part-time parish pastor? (BQ9FTPT)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time51491.1
2) Part-time508.9
Missing221 
TOTAL564100.0
249) [If 'part-time'] Specify average paid hours per week. (BQ9PTHRS)
TOTAL%
3) 323.0
5) 546.0
8) 811.5
10) 1023.0
12) 1211.5
13) 1311.5
15) 1511.5
16) 1623.0
19) 1911.5
20) Part-time1725.4
24) 2446.0
25) 2511.5
27) 2711.5
30) 3069.0
32) 3211.5
35) 3546.0
36) 3611.5
44) 4411.5
48) 4823.0
50) 50710.4
55) 5523.0
56) 5611.5
60) 6011.5
70) 7023.0
98) It varies11.5
Missing718 
TOTAL67100.0
250) How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor? (BQ10SCON)
TOTAL%
1) One53895.9
2) Two or more yoked congregations152.7
3) Two or more non-yoked congregations81.4
Missing224 
TOTAL561100.0
251) [If 'two or more yoked congregations'] How many? (BQ10NCON)
TOTAL%
2) 1470.0
3) 315.0
4) 15.0
5) 210.0
Missing765 
TOTAL20100.0
252) What is the approximate membership of the congregation(s) you serve? (BQ11MEMB)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL557475.688833
253) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: solo pastor? (BQ12SPAS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked50864.9
1) Checked27535.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
254) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: head of staff? (BQ12HEAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59876.4
1) Checked18523.6
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
255) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: associate pastor? (BQ12APAS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70189.5
1) Checked8210.5
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
256) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: co-pastor? (BQ12COPA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76397.4
1) Checked202.6
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
257) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: stated or temporary supply? (BQ12TEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76097.1
1) Checked232.9
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
258) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: interim pastor? (BQ12IPAS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74995.7
1) Checked344.3
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
259) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: other? (BQ12OTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75496.3
1) Checked293.7
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
260) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation: specify other? (BQ12SPOT)
TOTAL%
1) Designated pastor725.0
8) Other414.3
9) Senior Pastor13.6
10) Organizing pastor-NCD414.3
11) Hospital chaplain27.1
12) Parish associate828.6
13) Pastoral counselor13.6
14) Presbytery staff or executive13.6
Missing757 
TOTAL28100.0
261) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: faculty/staff at a seminary or theological school? (BQ13SSEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75496.3
1) Checked293.7
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
262) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: faculty/staff at another educational institution (college, university, high school, etc.)? (BQ13SEDU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74194.6
1) Checked425.4
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
263) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: chaplain in the military? (BQ13MILI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77699.1
1) Checked70.9
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
264) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: chaplain in a hospital or other medical facility? (BQ13HOSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75195.9
1) Checked324.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
265) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: other chaplain? (BQ13OCHA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75996.9
1) Checked243.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
266) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: national staff or middle governing body staff? (BQ13GOVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75696.6
1) Checked273.4
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
267) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: staff of an ecumenical or non-denominational agency? (BQ13ECU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77699.1
1) Checked70.9
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
268) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: professional pastoral counselor? (BQ13COUN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77098.3
1) Checked131.7
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
269) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: other employment with a religious organization (specify)? (BQ13OCHU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76197.2
1) Checked222.8
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
270) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: all other (including secular) employment (specify)? (BQ13ALLO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked74895.5
1) Checked354.5
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
271) Is the organization where you are employed affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (BQ14PCUS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9441.8
2) No13158.2
Missing560 
TOTAL225100.0
272) How old were you when you first began regularly attending a Presbyterian church? _______years old. (BQ15ATAG)
TOTAL%
1) 1 or less-from birth-as infant25343.0
2) 261.0
3) 3162.7
4) 4193.2
5) 5122.0
6) 6213.6
7) 750.8
8) 8101.7
9) In elementary school40.7
10) 10122.0
11) 1171.2
12) 1250.8
13) In middle or junior high school111.9
14) 1440.7
15) As teenager122.0
16) In high school91.5
17) 1750.8
18) 18122.0
19) 1961.0
20) 20122.0
21) 21132.2
22) 22142.4
23) 23162.7
24) 2481.4
25) 25172.9
26) 2691.5
27) 2781.4
28) 2881.4
29) 2971.2
30) 3061.0
31) 3110.2
32) 3261.0
33) 3330.5
35) 3550.8
36) 3640.7
37) 3730.5
38) 3810.2
39) 3910.2
41) 4110.2
42) 4220.3
43) 4310.2
44) 4420.3
45) 4520.3
47) 4740.7
50) 5030.5
51) 5110.2
57) 5720.3
Missing196 
TOTAL589100.0
273) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (BQ16DENM)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist356.0
2) Disciples of Christ81.4
3) Episcopalian61.0
4) Lutheran203.5
5) United Methodist457.8
6) Presbyterian35060.4
7) Other Presbyterian20.3
8) Reformed61.0
9) Roman Catholic142.4
10) United Church of Christ172.9
11) Non-denominational122.1
12) None234.0
13) All other417.1
Missing206 
TOTAL579100.0
274) Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (BQ17THEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative314.0
2) Conservative17622.6
3) Moderate26534.1
4) Liberal22028.3
5) Very liberal8110.4
9) Varies, cannot choose50.6
Missing7 
TOTAL778100.0
275) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: There is a life beyond death. (BQ18AFTR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree62880.6
2) Agree11214.4
3) Neutral334.2
4) Disagree50.6
5) Strongly disagree10.1
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
276) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Jesus will return to earth someday. (BQ18JESU)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree41052.7
2) Agree17322.2
3) Neutral14118.1
4) Disagree384.9
5) Strongly disagree162.1
Missing7 
TOTAL778100.0
277) 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. (BQ18OWNB)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree192.5
2) Agree729.3
3) Neutral9312.0
4) Disagree40652.4
5) Strongly disagree18523.9
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
278) 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. (BQ18REEQ)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree263.3
2) Agree9412.1
3) Neutral9312.0
4) Disagree30138.7
5) Strongly disagree26333.8
9) Varies, cannot choose10.1
Missing7 
TOTAL778100.0
279) 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. (BQ18ABSO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree27835.9
2) Agree17522.6
3) Neutral10012.9
4) Disagree15319.7
5) Strongly disagree688.8
9) Varies, cannot choose10.1
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
280) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (BQ18EXCL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13417.3
2) Agree9412.1
3) Neutral15119.5
4) Disagree19725.5
5) Strongly disagree19725.5
9) Varies, cannot choose10.1
Missing11 
TOTAL774100.0
281) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: read the Bible privately? (BQ19READ)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily35245.1
2) Several times a week26934.4
3) Weekly9311.9
4) Several times a month374.7
5) Once a month111.4
6) Less than once a month182.3
7) Never10.1
Missing4 
TOTAL781100.0
282) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: pray privately? (BQ19PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily62680.4
2) Several times a week11114.2
3) Weekly283.6
4) Several times a month70.9
5) Once a month10.1
6) Less than once a month60.8
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
283) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: attend Bible study or prayer group? (BQ19BIBG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily243.1
2) Several times a week11114.5
3) Weekly32141.8
4) Several times a month769.9
5) Once a month658.5
6) Less than once a month10513.7
7) Never668.6
Missing17 
TOTAL768100.0
284) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: otherwise read the Bible or pray with family or friends? (BQ19BFAM)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily15119.8
2) Several times a week18624.3
3) Weekly15219.9
4) Several times a month10814.1
5) Once a month425.5
6) Less than once a month769.9
7) Never496.4
Missing21 
TOTAL764100.0
285) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: read devotional materials or religious books? (BQ19DEVO)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily23530.3
2) Several times a week22128.5
3) Weekly12215.7
4) Several times a month11114.3
5) Once a month324.1
6) Less than once a month465.9
7) Never81.0
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
286) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: use the internet for religious or spiritual purposes? (BQ19WEB)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily18724.1
2) Several times a week18523.9
3) Weekly10613.7
4) Several times a month9612.4
5) Once a month465.9
6) Less than once a month8911.5
7) Never668.5
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
287) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: say grace before meals? (BQ19MEAL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily56973.0
2) Several times a week9812.6
3) Weekly222.8
4) Several times a month455.8
5) Once a month121.5
6) Less than once a month273.5
7) Never60.8
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
288) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activities: meet with other ministers in a pastoral support or peer group? (BQ19MEET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily182.3
2) Several times a week151.9
3) Weekly9912.7
4) Several times a month12816.5
5) Once a month21928.1
6) Less than once a month18623.9
7) Never11314.5
Missing7 
TOTAL778100.0
289) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BQ20BIBL)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word.324.1
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.46559.7
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.27735.6
4) The Bible is not the word of God.50.6
Missing6 
TOTAL779100.0
290) 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? (BQ21AMEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes77398.7
2) No101.3
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
291) What would you personally like the presbyteries to do with regard to this proposed change? (BQ22OPIN)
TOTAL%
1) Reject the new amendment and keep the Book of Order as it is now on this issue33442.8
2) Approve the new amendment and change the Book of Order37347.8
3) Not sure749.5
Missing4 
TOTAL781100.0
292) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of: deacon? (BQ23HOMD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely32541.8
2) Yes, probably10113.0
3) Not sure567.2
4) No, probably not769.8
5) No, definitely not21928.2
Missing8 
TOTAL777100.0
293) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of: elder? (BQ23HOME)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely32441.8
2) Yes, probably9412.1
3) Not sure526.7
4) No, probably not7810.1
5) No, definitely not22729.3
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
294) 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? (BQ23HOMM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely31240.3
2) Yes, probably8110.5
3) Not sure617.9
4) No, probably not749.5
5) No, definitely not24731.9
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
295) What is your gender? (BQ24SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female25132.1
2) Male53167.9
Missing3 
TOTAL782100.0
296) What is your current age? _________ years old. (BQ25AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL78053.09110
297) What is your current marital status? (BQ26MARS)
TOTAL%
1) Not married11915.2
2) Married66384.8
Missing3 
TOTAL782100.0
298) [If 'not currently married'] Have you ever been married? No, never married. (BQ26NMAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73593.9
1) Checked486.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
299) [If 'not currently married'] Have you ever been married? Yes, am now widowed. (BQ26WIDW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76898.1
1) Checked151.9
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
300) [If 'not currently married'] Have you ever been married? Yes, am now divorced. (BQ26DIVC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72993.1
1) Checked546.9
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
301) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was widowed. (BQ27CMWI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77298.6
1) Checked111.4
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
302) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was divorced. (BQ27CMDI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked66284.5
1) Checked12115.5
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
303) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? No. (BQ27CMNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked28135.9
1) Checked50264.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
304) What is the highest level of education completed by your spouse? (BQ28SEDU)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school or less10.2
2) High school diploma162.5
3) Some college507.9
4) Associate degree294.6
5) Bachelor's degree14522.8
6) Some grad work609.4
7) Graduate degree33552.7
Missing149 
TOTAL636100.0
305) Is your husband or wife an ordained minister? (BQ29SORD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11017.4
2) No52182.6
Missing154 
TOTAL631100.0
306) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: employed full-time. (BQ30SFT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked46259.0
1) Checked32141.0
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
307) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: employed part-time. (BQ30SPT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked65683.8
1) Checked12716.2
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
308) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: self-employed. (BQ30SSEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71591.3
1) Checked688.7
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
309) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: unemployed. (BQ30SUME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76798.0
1) Checked162.0
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
310) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: retired. (BQ30SRET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked72392.3
1) Checked607.7
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
311) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: full-time homemaker. (BQ30SHMR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71991.8
1) Checked648.2
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
312) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: student. (BQ30SSTU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76597.7
1) Checked182.3
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
313) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: other. (BQ30SOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77398.7
1) Checked101.3
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
314) Please indicate, if married, the employment status of your spouse: specify other. (BQ30SSOT)
TOTAL%
1) Disabled327.3
2) All other872.7
Missing774 
TOTAL11100.0
315) If you are employed full-time, part-time, or self-employed, please indicate the average hours worked per week over the past year. (BQ31WKHR)
TOTAL%
0) 010.2
5) 520.4
6) 610.2
7) 710.2
8) 840.8
9) 910.2
10) 10122.4
11) 1110.2
12) 1240.8
13) 1310.2
15) 15132.6
16) 1640.8
18) 1840.8
19) 1910.2
20) 20387.6
21) 2120.4
24) 2440.8
25) 25193.8
26) 2610.2
27) 2720.4
28) 2830.6
30) 30295.8
32) 32112.2
35) 35214.2
36) 3651.0
40) 4013627.3
42) 4210.2
45) 45316.2
47) 4710.2
48) 4830.6
50) 508316.7
52) 5210.2
55) 55163.2
57) 5720.4
58) 5810.2
60) 60234.6
65) 6530.6
70) 7061.2
72) 7210.2
75) 7510.2
76) 7610.2
80) 8010.2
82) 8210.2
97) 97 or more hours10.2
Missing287 
TOTAL498100.0
316) 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). (BQ32SFAI)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist6310.0
2) Disciples of Christ81.3
3) Episcopalian203.2
4) Lutheran396.2
5) United Methodist8713.9
6) Presbyterian24338.7
7) Other Presbyterian81.3
8) Reformed91.4
9) Roman Catholic548.6
10) United Church of Christ182.9
11) Non-denominational101.6
12) None193.0
13) All other508.0
Missing157 
TOTAL628100.0
317) Please list his/her current faith or denomination. (BQ32SCFA)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist10.2
2) Disciples of Christ20.3
3) Episcopalian101.6
4) Lutheran40.6
5) United Methodist101.6
6) Presbyterian55189.4
7) Other Presbyterian20.3
8) Reformed20.3
9) Roman Catholic71.1
10) United Church of Christ61.0
11) Non-denominational50.8
12) None71.1
13) All other91.5
Missing169 
TOTAL616100.0
318) How many children do you have? (BQ33CHLD)
TOTAL%
0) None13217.1
1) 19712.5
2) 233443.2
3) 314719.0
4) 4374.8
5) 5131.7
6) 691.2
7) 730.4
8) 810.1
11) 1110.1
Missing11 
TOTAL774100.0
319) Check here if you live in a dormitory, nursing home or other institutional housing. (BQ34IHOU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked78299.9
1) Checked10.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
320) Including yourself, how many persons live in your household? (BQ34NUHH)
TOTAL%
0) 10.1
1) 9512.3
2) 37348.1
3) 12516.1
4) 12416.0
5) 476.1
6) 60.8
7) 20.3
8) 20.3
Missing10 
TOTAL775100.0
321) From the list below, select the choice that best describes all of the people in the household in which you live. (BQ35DHH)
TOTAL%
1) Single adult living alone9111.7
2) Single parent172.2
3) Married-no kids35545.5
4) Married with kids28836.9
5) Some other arrangement293.7
Missing5 
TOTAL780100.0
322) Do you currently live in a manse or other housing provided by your congregation? (BQ36LIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11014.2
2) No66485.8
Missing11 
TOTAL774100.0
323) What is your race or origin: white? (BQ37WHIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked465.9
1) Checked73794.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
324) What is your race or origin: black? (BQ37BLAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77699.1
1) Checked70.9
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
325) What is your race or origin: Indian or Alaska native? (BQ37INDI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77999.5
1) Checked40.5
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
326) What is your race or origin: Asian? (BQ37ASIA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked76697.8
1) Checked172.2
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
327) What is your race or origin: Hispanic? (BQ37HISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77799.2
1) Checked60.8
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
328) What is your race or origin: some other race? (BQ37ORAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked77498.9
1) Checked91.1
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
329) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican or other? (BQ38PRTY)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat41253.1
2) Independent18123.3
3) Republican16921.8
4) Other141.8
Missing9 
TOTAL776100.0
330) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes? (BQ39INC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,00040.5
2) $20,000-$29,999192.5
3) $30,000-$39,999455.8
4) $40,000-$49,999678.7
5) $50,000-$59,9997810.1
6) $60,000-$69,9998711.3
7) $70,000-$79,999709.1
8) $80,000-$89,9998210.6
9) $90,000-$99,999769.8
10) $100,000-$124,99912716.5
11) $125,000-$149,999516.6
12) $150,000-$199,999354.5
13) $200,000-$249,999172.2
14) $250,000 or more141.8
Missing13 
TOTAL772100.0
331) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…to your congregation, in regular giving? (BQ40GICG)
TOTAL%
1) No22829.3
2) Yes54970.6
3) Wrote in a sum for all categories10.1
Missing7 
TOTAL778100.0
332) [If 'yes' to 'regular giving'] How much? (BQ40CGAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL68812125.81384673
333) 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? (BQ40GISC)
TOTAL%
1) No42454.8
2) Yes35045.2
Missing11 
TOTAL774100.0
334) [If 'yes' to a 'special capital campaign'] How much? (BQ40SCAM)
TOTAL%
0) None20.8
20) 2010.4
25) 2520.8
50) 5031.2
100) 100135.1
150) 15010.4
200) 200197.4
250) 25093.5
300) 30093.5
350) 35010.4
360) 36010.4
400) 40020.8
450) 45010.4
500) 5003413.2
600) 60083.1
700) 70010.4
750) 75051.9
800) 80062.3
1000) 10003513.6
1040) 104010.4
1100) 110020.8
1200) 1200124.7
1400) 140010.4
1500) 150093.5
1700) 170010.4
1705) 170510.4
1750) 175010.4
1800) 180020.8
2000) 2000228.6
2200) 220010.4
2500) 250072.7
3000) 300093.5
3200) 320010.4
3212) 321210.4
3380) 338010.4
3500) 350010.4
4000) 400031.2
5000) 5000114.3
6000) 600010.4
7000) 700020.8
8000) 800010.4
8500) 850010.4
9000) 900010.4
10000) 1000072.7
15000) 1500010.4
50000) 5000010.4
100000) 10000020.8
Missing528 
TOTAL257100.0
335) 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? (BQ40GISA)
TOTAL%
1) No29638.3
2) Yes47661.7
Missing13 
TOTAL772100.0
336) [If 'yes' to a 'special appeal'] How much? (BQ40SAAM)
TOTAL%
0) None10.2
10) 1010.2
15) 1510.2
20) 2040.7
25) 25112.0
30) 3020.4
40) 4030.5
50) 50346.1
60) 6020.4
75) 7561.1
80) 8020.4
90) 9010.2
100) 10012322.2
120) 12010.2
125) 12540.7
140) 14010.2
141) 14110.2
150) 150285.0
180) 18020.4
185) 18510.2
200) 20011120.0
208) 20810.2
220) 22010.2
240) 24010.2
250) 250224.0
280) 28010.2
285) 28510.2
300) 300325.8
310) 31010.2
320) 32010.2
400) 400254.5
450) 45010.2
500) 500559.9
600) 60091.6
675) 67510.2
700) 70040.7
750) 75030.5
800) 80020.4
1000) 1000315.6
1200) 120020.4
1500) 150010.2
2000) 200081.4
2300) 230010.2
3000) 300010.2
3200) 320010.2
4000) 400010.2
5000) 500020.4
7500) 750010.2
12000) 1200010.2
999999) Do not know40.7
Missing230 
TOTAL555100.0
337) 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.? (BQ40GIPC)
TOTAL%
1) No42054.6
2) Yes34945.4
Missing16 
TOTAL769100.0
338) [If 'yes' to 'PC(U.S.A)'] How much? (BQ40PCAM)
TOTAL%
0) None20.9
5) 520.9
20) 2041.7
25) 2583.4
40) 4020.9
50) 502912.3
75) 7531.3
100) 1007029.8
120) 12010.4
125) 12531.3
150) 15062.6
200) 2003715.7
250) 25083.4
300) 300104.3
400) 40010.4
500) 500187.7
600) 60031.3
700) 70031.3
750) 75010.4
800) 80010.4
865) 86510.4
1000) 100062.6
1100) 110010.4
1200) 120020.9
1300) 130010.4
1900) 190010.4
2000) 200020.9
2500) 250020.9
3000) 300010.4
5500) 550010.4
6000) 600020.9
7500) 750010.4
40000) 4000010.4
999999) Do not know10.4
Missing550 
TOTAL235100.0
339) Did you or other household family members contribute any money…directly to other religious groups or religious causes outside the PC(USA)? (BQ40GIRE)
TOTAL%
1) No34644.8
2) Yes42755.2
Missing12 
TOTAL773100.0
340) [If 'yes' to 'other religious causes'] How much? (BQ40REAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4268332.42783656
341) 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.)? (BQ40GINR)
TOTAL%
1) No27135.1
2) Yes50264.9
Missing12 
TOTAL773100.0
342) [If 'yes' to 'non-religious causes'] How much? (BQ40NRAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5733052.93443090
343) State (STATE)
344) Clergy code (CLERCODE)
TOTAL%
3) 50764.8
4) 27635.2
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
345) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
3) Pastors52767.3
4) Specialized clergy25632.7
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
346) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast15419.7
2) Midwest18523.6
3) South31440.1
4) West13016.6
Missing2 
TOTAL783100.0
347) Org year (ORGYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5041855.552285
348) Totmem 08 (TOTMEM08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL504484.244858
349) I-SEX: What is your gender? (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female25132.1
2) Male53167.9
Missing3 
TOTAL782100.0
350) I-AGE: What is your current age? _________ years old. (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Under 35445.6
2) 35-4919324.7
3) 50-6447260.5
4) 65+719.1
Missing5 
TOTAL780100.0
351) 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 $20,00040.5
2) $20,000-$49,99913117.0
3) $50,000-$99,99939350.9
4) $100,000 or more24431.6
Missing13 
TOTAL772100.0
352) 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) Democrat41253.1
2) Independent18123.3
3) Republican16921.8
4) Other141.8
Missing9 
TOTAL776100.0