Presbyterian Panel Survey, February 2011 - Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (PDA), Clergy

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


All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) (Q1A) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in advising congregations on how to respond effectively to disasters in their community? (IMPRESPC)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31248.2
2) Important20131.1
3) Somewhat important9013.9
4) Only a little important274.2
5) Not important152.3
6) Not sure20.3
TOTAL647100.0
2) (Q1B) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in advising congregations that want to send volunteers to assist with disasters in their community? (IMPTASSI)
TOTAL%
1) Very important32650.5
2) Important24738.2
3) Somewhat important6610.2
4) Only a little important60.9
6) Not sure10.2
Missing1 
TOTAL646100.0
3) (Q1C) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in advising Presbyterians how to respond effectively to disasters in their region? (IMPRESPR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important30747.7
2) Important20732.1
3) Somewhat important9414.6
4) Only a little important274.2
5) Not important60.9
6) Not sure30.5
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
4) (Q1D) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in aiding refugees and other displaced persons? (IMPTAID)
TOTAL%
1) Very important24939.0
2) Important25439.8
3) Somewhat important11117.4
4) Only a little important142.2
5) Not important71.1
6) Not sure30.5
Missing9 
TOTAL638100.0
5) (Q1E) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in educating the public about how long recovery can take and how complex recovery can be? (IMPTEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Very important16926.4
2) Important25039.0
3) Somewhat important14722.9
4) Only a little important558.6
5) Not important182.8
6) Not sure20.3
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
6) (Q1F) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in managing specialized volunteer teams that provide consultation, program design and training in disaster? (IMPMANAG)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23736.7
2) Important22534.9
3) Somewhat important13621.1
4) Only a little important274.2
5) Not important152.3
6) Not sure50.8
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
7) (Q1G) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in managing volunteers and work teams at disaster sites? (IMPMANDS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important25139.1
2) Important22535.0
3) Somewhat important12519.5
4) Only a little important264.0
5) Not important121.9
6) Not sure30.5
Missing5 
TOTAL642100.0
8) (Q1H) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in partnering with other organizations in disaster relief work and refugee aid? (IMPTPART)
TOTAL%
1) Very important37958.8
2) Important19129.6
3) Somewhat important589.0
4) Only a little important152.3
5) Not important20.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
9) (Q1I) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in promoting refugee resettlement? (IMPREFUG)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14822.9
2) Important23836.9
3) Somewhat important18628.8
4) Only a little important517.9
5) Not important142.2
6) Not sure81.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
10) (Q1J) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in providing disaster preparedness training for Presbyterians and synods? (IMPTPREP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15323.8
2) Important20531.8
3) Somewhat important18428.6
4) Only a little important7311.3
5) Not important274.2
6) Not sure20.3
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
11) (Q1K) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in responding to disasters in the United States? (IMPRESUS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important36155.8
2) Important22735.1
3) Somewhat important507.7
4) Only a little important81.2
5) Not important10.2
TOTAL647100.0
12) (Q1L) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in responding to disasters in other countries? (IMPRESOT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important29345.4
2) Important26140.5
3) Somewhat important7511.6
4) Only a little important132.0
5) Not important30.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
13) (Q1M) How important is it for the Presbyterian Church to engage in supporting the long-term recovery of communities after affected by disaster? (IMPRECOV)
TOTAL%
1) Very important26140.6
2) Important23736.9
3) Somewhat important11317.6
4) Only a little important243.7
5) Not important60.9
6) Not sure20.3
Missing4 
TOTAL643100.0
14) (Q2) Before receiving this questionnaire, how familiar were you with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance? (FAMILIAR)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar23236.3
2) Familiar25740.2
3) Somewhat familiar9915.5
4) Only a little familiar284.4
5) Not familiar243.8
Missing7 
TOTAL640100.0
15) (Q3A) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in advising congregations on how to respond effectively to disasters in their community? (EFFRESPC)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective7912.8
2) Effective19832.1
3) Somewhat effective15925.8
4) Only a little effective518.3
5) Not effective182.9
6) Do not know11218.2
Missing30 
TOTAL617100.0
16) (Q3B) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in advising congregations that want to send volunteers to assist with disaster relief and recovery? (EFFASSI)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective11618.8
2) Effective20633.4
3) Somewhat effective15324.8
4) Only a little effective437.0
5) Not effective121.9
6) Do not know8614.0
Missing31 
TOTAL616100.0
17) (Q3C) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in advising Presbyteries on how to respond effectively to disasters in their region? (EFFRESPR)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective8413.7
2) Effective19932.4
3) Somewhat effective11719.1
4) Only a little effective386.2
5) Not effective142.3
6) Do not know16226.4
Missing33 
TOTAL614100.0
18) (Q3D) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in aiding refugees and other displaced persons? (EFFECAID)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective477.8
2) Effective13923.1
3) Somewhat effective11719.4
4) Only a little effective386.3
5) Not effective81.3
6) Do not know25442.1
Missing44 
TOTAL603100.0
19) (Q3E) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in educating the public about how long disaster recovery can take and how complex recovery can be? (EFFTEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective376.0
2) Effective11218.3
3) Somewhat effective19531.9
4) Only a little effective7612.4
5) Not effective355.7
6) Do not know15725.7
Missing35 
TOTAL612100.0
20) (Q3F) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in managing specialized volunteer teams that provide consultation, program design and training in disaster assistance? (EFFMANAG)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective10016.3
2) Effective19531.7
3) Somewhat effective10617.2
4) Only a little effective294.7
5) Not effective91.5
6) Do not know17628.6
Missing32 
TOTAL615100.0
21) (Q3G) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in managing volunteers and work teams at disaster sites? (EFFMANDS)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective14123.1
2) Effective21835.7
3) Somewhat effective8113.3
4) Only a little effective233.8
5) Not effective61.0
6) Do not know14123.1
Missing37 
TOTAL610100.0
22) (Q3H) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in partnering with other organizations in disaster relief work and refugee aid? (EFFPARTN)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective16325.7
2) Effective21734.2
3) Somewhat effective7812.3
4) Only a little effective182.8
6) Do not know15824.9
Missing13 
TOTAL634100.0
23) (Q3I) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in promoting refugee resettlement? (EFFREFUG)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective345.6
2) Effective11018.0
3) Somewhat effective11919.5
4) Only a little effective345.6
5) Not effective91.5
6) Do not know30549.9
Missing36 
TOTAL611100.0
24) (Q3J) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in providing disaster preparedness training for presbyteries and synods? (EFFTPREP)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective386.2
2) Effective11719.1
3) Somewhat effective13121.4
4) Only a little effective6110.0
5) Not effective223.6
6) Do not know24439.8
Missing34 
TOTAL613100.0
25) (Q3K) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in responding to disasters in the United States? (EFFRESUS)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective20934.0
2) Effective25441.4
3) Somewhat effective7111.6
4) Only a little effective193.1
6) Do not know619.9
Missing33 
TOTAL614100.0
26) (Q3L) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in responding to disasters in other countries? (EFFRESOT)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective17027.9
2) Effective24139.5
3) Somewhat effective9415.4
4) Only a little effective203.3
5) Not effective30.5
6) Do not know8213.4
Missing37 
TOTAL610100.0
27) (Q3M) How effective is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in supporting the long-term recovery of communities affected by disasters? (EFFRECOV)
TOTAL%
1) Very effective10417.0
2) Effective20233.1
3) Somewhat effective10817.7
4) Only a little effective355.7
5) Not effective81.3
6) Do not know15325.1
Missing37 
TOTAL610100.0
28) (Q4A) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Funds given to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance help provide a witness of God's love? (FUNDWITN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree40966.4
2) Agree16426.6
3) Neutral376.0
4) Disagree61.0
Missing31 
TOTAL616100.0
29) (Q4B) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? The percentage of funds given to the Presbyterian Disaster Assistance that Presbyterian Disaster Assistance uses to pay administrative costs is low? (FUNDSLOW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree14724.0
2) Agree16126.3
3) Neutral28246.1
4) Disagree111.8
5) Strongly disagree111.8
Missing35 
TOTAL612100.0
30) (Q4C) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Presbyterian Disaster Assistance uses funds given to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance as the donors intended? (FUNDINTD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree19832.2
2) Agree21034.1
3) Neutral18329.8
4) Disagree152.4
5) Strongly disagree91.5
Missing32 
TOTAL615100.0
31) (Q4D) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? The work of Presbyterian Disaster Assistance promotes the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)'s identity? (WORKIDEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29347.7
2) Agree21935.7
3) Neutral8013.0
4) Disagree193.1
5) Strongly disagree30.5
Missing33 
TOTAL614100.0
32) (Q5A) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in contributing money to the One Great Hour of Sharing special offering, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONTOGHS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience45771.4
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience8613.4
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience30.5
4) No, have not done so or do not know9414.7
Missing7 
TOTAL640100.0
33) (Q5B) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in contributing money to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance with funds designated for disaster relief and recovery work related to a specific disaster, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONTSPEC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience38059.3
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience7511.7
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience50.8
4) No, have not done so or do not know18128.2
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
34) (Q5C) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in contributing money to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance but not related to any disaster, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONTPDA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience10917.2
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience6810.7
4) No, have not done so or do not know45872.1
Missing12 
TOTAL635100.0
35) (Q5D) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in contributing money in honor of or in memory of another person, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONTHONR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience193.0
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience233.6
4) No, have not done so or do not know59693.4
Missing9 
TOTAL638100.0
36) (Q5E) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in contributing money to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in response to an alternative giving opportunity, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONTRALT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience8012.6
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience325.0
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience10.2
4) No, have not done so or do not know52482.3
Missing10 
TOTAL637100.0
37) (Q5F) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance by creating one or more gift of the heart kits, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNGIFT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience10716.9
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience182.8
4) No, have not done so or do not know50880.3
Missing14 
TOTAL633100.0
38) (Q5G) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance by reading a Presbyterian Disaster Assistance rapid info network email bulletin, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNBULL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience21032.8
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience9414.7
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience40.6
4) No, have not done so or do not know33251.9
Missing7 
TOTAL640100.0
39) (Q5H) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance by reading an issue of Mission Mosaic magazine, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNMMMZ)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience14322.2
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience7812.1
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience40.6
4) No, have not done so or do not know41965.1
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
40) (Q5I) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance by receiving disaster preparedness training from Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNTRAI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience436.8
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience203.2
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience40.6
4) No, have not done so or do not know56789.4
Missing13 
TOTAL634100.0
41) (Q5J) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance by talking or exchanged email with a member of Presbyterian Disaster Assistance Advisory Committee, Presbyterian Disaster Assistance National Response Team or Presbyterian Disaster Assistance staff and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNTALK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience12219.2
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience284.4
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience81.3
4) No, have not done so or do not know47975.2
Missing10 
TOTAL637100.0
42) (Q5K) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in each of the following ways: viewed the NBC documentary 'Coming Home: Hurricane Katrina Five Years Later,' and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNKATR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience11117.3
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience162.5
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience10.2
4) No, have not done so or do not know51280.0
Missing7 
TOTAL640100.0
43) (Q5L) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in each of the following ways: viewed the ABC documentary 'Kepulihan: Stories from the Tsunami' produced by Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNKEPU)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience223.5
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience111.7
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience10.2
4) No, have not done so or do not know60094.6
Missing13 
TOTAL634100.0
44) (Q5M) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in each of the following ways: visited the Presbyterian Disaster Assistance website, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNWEB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience20231.7
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience7712.1
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience30.5
4) No, have not done so or do not know35655.8
Missing9 
TOTAL638100.0
45) (Q5N) During the past two years, have you connected with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in each of the following ways: volunteered at a Presbyterian Disaster Assistance worksite, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (CONNWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience9014.2
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience132.0
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience30.5
4) No, have not done so or do not know52983.3
Missing12 
TOTAL635100.0
46) (Q6_1) Within the past two years, for which one specific disaster did you most recently contribute to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance: Haiti earthquake? (HAITI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked33351.5
1) Checked31448.5
TOTAL647100.0
47) (Q6_2) Within the past two years, for which one specific disaster did you most recently contribute to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance: Pakistan flooding? (PAKISTAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61494.9
1) Checked335.1
TOTAL647100.0
48) (Q6_3) Within the past two years, for which one specific disaster did you most recently contribute to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance: disaster in the U.S.? (USDISAST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked56787.6
1) Checked8012.4
TOTAL647100.0
49) (Q6_4) Within the past two years, for which one specific disaster did you most recently contribute to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance: other? (OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63297.7
1) Checked152.3
TOTAL647100.0
50) (Q6_5) Within the past two years, for which one specific disaster did you most recently contribute to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance: do not know? (DONTKNOW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62596.6
1) Checked223.4
TOTAL647100.0
51) (Q7) Within the past two years, how much was your most recent contribution to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance for a specific disaster? (AMTCONTR)
TOTAL%
1) 110.2
5) 510.2
10) 1051.2
20) 20102.4
25) 25235.5
30) 3010.2
35) 3510.2
40) 4010.2
50) 50419.9
70) 7010.2
100) 1005212.5
150) 15010.2
175) 17510.2
200) 200143.4
250) 25061.4
300) 30051.2
400) 40010.2
500) 50092.2
600) 60010.2
645) 64510.2
769) 76910.2
800) 80020.5
900) 90010.2
1000) 1000112.6
1500) 150030.7
1765) 176510.2
2000) 200071.7
2500) 250010.2
7000) 700010.2
9998) Do not know20950.2
10000) 1000010.2
12000) 1200010.2
30000) 3000010.2
Missing231 
TOTAL416100.0
52) (Q8)During the past two years, have you contributed money for disaster assistance or emergency relief to an organization outside of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (CONTOUTS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35356.5
2) No24739.5
3) Do not know254.0
Missing22 
TOTAL625100.0
53) (Q8A_1) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: American Red Cross? (REDCROSS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked56387.0
1) Checked8413.0
TOTAL647100.0
54) (Q8A_2) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: Feed the Children? (FEDCHIL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63898.6
1) Checked91.4
TOTAL647100.0
55) (Q8A_3) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: Operation Blessing? (BLESSING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64599.7
1) Checked20.3
TOTAL647100.0
56) (Q8A_4) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: Salvation Army? (SALVARMY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked55485.6
1) Checked9314.4
TOTAL647100.0
57) (Q8A_5) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: Samaritan's Purse? (SAMPURSE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked58590.4
1) Checked629.6
TOTAL647100.0
58) (Q8A_6) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: Save the Children? (SAVECHIL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64098.9
1) Checked71.1
TOTAL647100.0
59) (Q8A_7) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: World Vision? (WDVISION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked56487.2
1) Checked8312.8
TOTAL647100.0
60) (Q8A_8) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: relief agency of another denomination? (OTHDENOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62095.8
1) Checked274.2
TOTAL647100.0
61) (Q8A_9) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: other? (CONTOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked51579.6
1) Checked13220.4
TOTAL647100.0
62) (Q8A_10) To which organization did you most recently contribute money for disaster or emergency relief: do not know? (CONTDK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63698.3
1) Checked111.7
TOTAL647100.0
63) (Q8B) How much was your last contribution? (AMOUNT)
TOTAL%
10) 1061.9
20) 2072.2
25) 25154.7
26) 2610.3
30) 3072.2
31) 3110.3
35) 3510.3
36) 3610.3
40) 4010.3
50) 50237.3
60) 6010.3
70) 7010.3
75) 7510.3
90) 9010.3
100) 1004012.6
125) 12510.3
150) 15061.9
175) 17510.3
200) 20072.2
240) 24010.3
250) 25061.9
300) 30020.6
470) 47010.3
500) 500165.0
525) 52510.3
600) 60020.6
700) 70010.3
740) 74010.3
1000) 100051.6
1116) 111610.3
1500) 150010.3
2000) 200020.6
2370) 237010.3
3000) 300010.3
4000) 400020.6
5000) 500041.3
9998) Do not know14445.4
10000) 1000010.3
14000) 1400010.3
15000) 1500010.3
Missing330 
TOTAL317100.0
64) Check here if you are a minister and not involved in a Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) congregation (CHECKBOX)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54584.2
1) Checked10215.8
TOTAL647100.0
65) (Q9A) During the past two years has your congregation or a group in your congregation done this: received disaster assistance from Presbyterian Disaster Assistance, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (RECASSIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience193.5
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience50.9
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience20.4
4) No, have not done so or do not know51095.1
Missing111 
TOTAL536100.0
66) (Q9B) During the past two years has your congregation or a group in your congregation done this: sent a work team to help with Presbyterian Disaster Assistance disaster recover, and if so, how would you rate the experience? (SENTTEAM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience16130.1
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience122.2
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience30.6
4) No, have not done so or do not know35967.1
Missing112 
TOTAL535100.0
67) (Q9C) During the past two years has your congregation or a group in your congregation done this: viewed the documentary, 'Coming Home: Hurricane Katrina,' and if so, how would you rate the experience? (VIEWKATR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience438.1
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience71.3
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience10.2
4) No, have not done so or do not know48190.4
Missing115 
TOTAL532100.0
68) (Q9D) During the past two years has your congregation or a group in your congregation done this: viewed the documentary, 'Kepulihan: Stories from the Tsunami,' and if so, how would you rate the experience? (VIEWKEPU)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I have and it was a positive experience112.1
2) Yes, I have and it was a neutral experience30.6
3) Yes, I have and it was a negative experience10.2
4) No, have not done so or do not know51797.2
Missing115 
TOTAL532100.0
69) (Q10) Are you part of a class or small group in your congregation? (PARTCLAS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36568.5
2) No16831.5
Missing114 
TOTAL533100.0
70) Check here if your congregation does not have equipment to screen DVDs (DVDSCREN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64399.4
1) Checked40.6
TOTAL647100.0
71) (Q11) During the next 12 months, how likely, in general, would your congregational group or class be to use a DVD about disaster relief, whether or not your class or group has already used 'Coming Home' or 'Kepulihan'? (LIKEDVD)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely6216.5
2) Likely7620.3
3) Somewhat likely9024.0
4) Only a little likely5213.9
5) Not likely7219.2
6) Do not know195.1
7) Congregation does not have equipment to screen DVDs41.1
Missing272 
TOTAL375100.0
72) (Q12) How faithful is Presbyterian Disaster Assistance to its mission statement? (FAITHMIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very faithful28246.8
2) Faithful22236.9
3) Somewhat faithful284.7
4) Only a little faithful71.2
5) Not faithful30.5
6) No opinion or do not know6010.0
Missing45 
TOTAL602100.0
73) (Q13) How well does the Presbyterian Disaster Assistance mission statement fit what you believe Presbyterian Disaster Assistance should be doing? (WELLMISS)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent fit35154.9
2) Good fit21533.6
3) Fair fit406.3
4) Poor fit50.8
5) No opinion or do not know284.4
Missing8 
TOTAL639100.0
74) (Q14) How important is it for Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to engage in the type of work, in general, that Presbyterian Disaster Assistance currently does? (IMPTCURR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important40462.9
2) Important16525.7
3) Somewhat important406.2
4) Only a little important71.1
5) Not important40.6
6) No opinion or do not know223.4
Missing5 
TOTAL642100.0
75) File path (FILEPATH)
76) File name (FILENAME)
77) Survey form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper29946.2
2) Web34853.8
TOTAL647100.0
78) Please enter the letter part of your Panel I.D. (LPANELID)
79) Please enter the four numbers from your panel ID, then click the 'NEXT' button. (PANELID4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3486088.376618
80) PDA donation skip (PDADONSK)
TOTAL%
1) 23167.0
2) 9226.7
3) 226.4
Missing302 
TOTAL345100.0
81) Survey number (CODE)
82) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
3) Clergy647100.0
TOTAL647100.0
83) (BQ1) In what year were you ordained as a minister of the Word and Sacrament? (YRORDAIN)
TOTAL%
1953) 10.2
1958) 10.2
1961) 20.3
1962) 30.5
1966) 60.9
1967) 20.3
1968) 30.5
1969) 81.2
1970) 71.1
1971) 60.9
1972) 162.5
1973) 152.3
1974) 132.0
1975) 162.5
1976) 152.3
1977) 132.0
1978) 223.4
1979) 111.7
1980) 264.0
1981) 162.5
1982) 253.9
1983) 233.6
1984) 253.9
1985) 233.6
1986) 162.5
1987) 213.3
1988) 213.3
1989) 203.1
1990) 91.4
1991) 111.7
1992) 193.0
1993) 132.0
1994) 182.8
1995) 132.0
1996) 182.8
1997) 132.0
1998) 152.3
1999) 101.6
2000) 142.2
2001) 162.5
2002) 132.0
2003) 142.2
2004) 152.3
2005) 142.2
2006) 162.5
2007) 213.3
2008) 60.9
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
84) (BQ2) In what denomination were you ordained? (DENOMORD)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or predecessor62196.4
2) Other233.6
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
85) (BQ2A) If other denomination, specify? (OTHDENO)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist312.5
2) Disciples of Christ28.3
6) Presbyterian312.5
7) Other Presbyterian625.0
10) United Church of Christ312.5
13) All other729.2
Missing623 
TOTAL24100.0
86) (BQ3) Before entering seminary for your D or M. Div, were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (CAREER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26941.7
2) No37658.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
87) (BQ3A) If yes, how long were you in that job or career in years? (TIMECARR)
TOTAL%
1) 10.4
2) 207.5
3) 2710.1
4) 155.6
5) 3111.6
6) 114.1
7) 103.7
8) 134.9
9) 62.2
10) 2710.1
11) 72.6
12) 114.1
13) 41.5
14) 20.7
15) 207.5
16) 62.2
17) 62.2
18) 72.6
19) 51.9
20) 145.2
21) 20.7
22) 31.1
23) 20.7
24) 20.7
25) 41.5
26) 31.1
27) 10.4
28) 20.7
30) 31.1
31) 10.4
35) 10.4
37) 10.4
Missing379 
TOTAL268100.0
88) (BQ4) In what year did you receive your BA, BS or other bachelor's degree? (YRBA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6452164.711210
89) (BQ5A) From what school did you receive your B.A., B.S., or other bachelor's degree? (SCHOOL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL64150.52725
90) (BQ5B) In what year did you receive your MDiv or bachelor's degree? (YRDGMDIV)
TOTAL%
1953) 10.2
1957) 10.2
1961) 30.5
1962) 20.3
1965) 20.3
1966) 60.9
1967) 50.8
1968) 71.1
1969) 101.6
1970) 71.1
1971) 121.9
1972) 162.5
1973) 172.7
1974) 111.7
1975) 152.4
1976) 111.7
1977) 193.0
1978) 193.0
1979) 152.4
1980) 274.3
1981) 182.8
1982) 223.5
1983) 233.6
1984) 233.6
1985) 253.9
1986) 203.1
1987) 182.8
1988) 203.1
1989) 172.7
1990) 81.3
1991) 81.3
1992) 203.1
1993) 152.4
1994) 121.9
1995) 111.7
1996) 223.5
1997) 193.0
1998) 81.3
1999) 101.6
2000) 142.2
2001) 182.8
2002) 121.9
2003) 142.2
2004) 193.0
2005) 132.0
2006) 101.6
2007) 91.4
2008) 10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL635100.0
91) (BQ6) Check here if no other degrees earned. (NOOTRDEG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked41364.0
1) Checked23236.0
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
92) (BQ6_1) Please indicate if you have earned the following degree: MCE/MRE? (DEGREMCE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63598.4
1) Checked101.6
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
93) (BQ6_1A) In what year did you receive MCE/MRE? (YRMCE)
TOTAL%
1972) 110.0
1986) 220.0
1998) 110.0
2000) 220.0
2002) 330.0
2004) 110.0
Missing637 
TOTAL10100.0
94) (BQ6_1B) What school did you attend that awarded you your MCE/MRE? (SCHOLMCE)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated seminary660.0
2) All other440.0
Missing637 
TOTAL10100.0
95) (BQ6_2) Please indicate if you have earned the following degree: MA? (DEGREEMA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53482.8
1) Checked11117.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
96) (BQ6_2A) In what year did you receive your MA? (YEARMA)
TOTAL%
1965) 10.9
1967) 32.8
1968) 21.9
1969) 10.9
1970) 21.9
1972) 10.9
1973) 32.8
1974) 87.4
1975) 32.8
1976) 54.6
1977) 43.7
1978) 43.7
1979) 32.8
1980) 54.6
1982) 32.8
1983) 43.7
1984) 65.6
1985) 32.8
1986) 32.8
1987) 43.7
1988) 32.8
1989) 32.8
1990) 54.6
1991) 21.9
1992) 10.9
1994) 21.9
1995) 21.9
1996) 10.9
1997) 43.7
1998) 54.6
1999) 32.8
2001) 21.9
2002) 21.9
2004) 21.9
2006) 32.8
Missing539 
TOTAL108100.0
97) (BQ6_2B) What school did you attend that awarded you your MA? (SCHOOLMA)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated seminary1614.7
2) All other9385.3
Missing538 
TOTAL109100.0
98) (BQ6_3) Please indicate if you have earned the following degree: ThM-STM? (DEGRETHM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61294.9
1) Checked335.1
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
99) (BQ6_3A) In what year did you receive ThM-STM? (YEARTHM)
TOTAL%
1967) 13.1
1969) 13.1
1971) 13.1
1972) 13.1
1973) 26.3
1974) 13.1
1975) 13.1
1976) 13.1
1977) 26.3
1978) 26.3
1980) 13.1
1981) 13.1
1983) 13.1
1988) 13.1
1990) 13.1
1991) 13.1
1993) 26.3
1994) 39.4
1995) 13.1
1996) 13.1
1997) 13.1
1999) 13.1
2000) 13.1
2002) 13.1
2003) 26.3
Missing615 
TOTAL32100.0
100) (BQ6_3B) What school did you attend that awarded you your ThM-STM? (SCHOLTHM)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated Seminary2887.5
2) All other412.5
Missing615 
TOTAL32100.0
101) (BQ6_4) Please indicate if you have earned the following degree: DMin? (DEGRDMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked50077.5
1) Checked14522.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
102) (BQ6_4A) In what year did you receive DMin? (YEARDMIN)
TOTAL%
1970) 10.7
1972) 10.7
1973) 10.7
1974) 10.7
1975) 10.7
1976) 10.7
1977) 10.7
1978) 53.4
1979) 10.7
1980) 21.4
1981) 21.4
1982) 32.1
1983) 53.4
1984) 42.8
1985) 53.4
1986) 42.8
1987) 64.1
1988) 32.1
1989) 32.1
1990) 21.4
1991) 53.4
1992) 21.4
1993) 32.1
1994) 32.1
1995) 85.5
1996) 53.4
1997) 42.8
1998) 64.1
1999) 74.8
2000) 74.8
2001) 42.8
2002) 53.4
2003) 32.1
2004) 42.8
2005) 74.8
2006) 53.4
2007) 74.8
2008) 74.8
2009) 10.7
Missing502 
TOTAL145100.0
103) (BQ6_4B) What school did you attend that awarded you your DMIN? (SCHODMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated Seminary10071.4
2) All other4028.6
Missing507 
TOTAL140100.0
104) (BQ6_5) Please indicate if you have earned the following degree: Ph.D./S.T.D./ThD? (DEGREPHD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59291.8
1) Checked538.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
105) (BQ6_5A) In what year did you receive PHD/STD/THD? (YEARPHD)
TOTAL%
1958) 11.8
1970) 11.8
1971) 11.8
1972) 23.6
1974) 11.8
1975) 11.8
1976) 11.8
1978) 11.8
1979) 11.8
1982) 11.8
1983) 11.8
1985) 23.6
1986) 59.1
1987) 23.6
1988) 11.8
1989) 23.6
1991) 11.8
1992) 35.5
1993) 23.6
1994) 23.6
1995) 23.6
1996) 47.3
1997) 35.5
2000) 47.3
2001) 11.8
2002) 11.8
2004) 23.6
2005) 23.6
2006) 23.6
2007) 23.6
Missing592 
TOTAL55100.0
106) (BQ6_5B) What school did you attend that awarded you your Ph.D./S.T.D./ThD? (SCHOLPHD)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated Seminary1120.4
2) All other4379.6
Missing593 
TOTAL54100.0
107) (BQ6_6) Please indicate if you have earned the following degree: other? (DEGREOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked57489.0
1) Checked7111.0
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
108) (BQ6_6A) In what year did you receive other? (YROTHER)
TOTAL%
1969) 11.6
1971) 34.7
1972) 11.6
1973) 11.6
1974) 11.6
1975) 11.6
1976) 11.6
1977) 46.3
1978) 11.6
1979) 46.3
1980) 23.1
1981) 23.1
1982) 11.6
1983) 11.6
1984) 23.1
1986) 23.1
1987) 11.6
1988) 57.8
1989) 23.1
1990) 11.6
1991) 11.6
1992) 46.3
1993) 23.1
1994) 34.7
1995) 23.1
1996) 11.6
1997) 23.1
1998) 23.1
1999) 34.7
2000) 34.7
2001) 23.1
2003) 11.6
2004) 11.6
Missing583 
TOTAL64100.0
109) (BQ6_6B) What school did you attend that awarded you your other? (SCHOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated Seminary710.0
2) All other6390.0
Missing577 
TOTAL70100.0
110) (BQ7) Are you currently a student? (STUDENT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes457.0
2) No59793.0
Missing5 
TOTAL642100.0
111) (BQ7A) If yes, please list the degree you are seeking? (DEGREE)
TOTAL%
2) MA32.4
4) DMIN1915.0
5) Ph. D.-S.T.D.-ThD-Ed. D75.5
6) Other75.5
7) None9171.7
Missing520 
TOTAL127100.0
112) (BQ8_1) Which category describes your current paid employment: pastor, co-pastor, associate, interim or other pastor? (EMPLOYPA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked18628.8
1) Checked45971.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
113) (BQ8_2) Which category describes your current paid employment: other position in congregation? (EMPLOYOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62997.5
1) Checked162.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
114) (BQ8_3) Which category describes your current paid employment: non-parish job or ministry? (EMPLYNON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked49476.6
1) Checked15123.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
115) (BQ8_4) Which category describes your current paid employment: unemployed? (EMPLYUN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62296.4
1) Checked233.6
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
116) (BQ8_5) Which category describes your current paid employment: retired from active ministry? (EMPLYRET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61695.5
1) Checked294.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
117) (BQ9) Do you consider yourself a full-time or part-time parish pastor? (PASTOR)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time41088.4
2) Part-time5411.6
Missing183 
TOTAL464100.0
118) (BQ9A) If part-time, specify average paid hours per week (AVGHRSPT)
TOTAL%
3) 323.2
5) 523.2
8) 811.6
10) 1034.8
12) 1211.6
13) 1311.6
15) 1534.8
16) 1623.2
19) 1911.6
20) Part-time1727.4
24) 2434.8
30) 301117.7
32) 3211.6
33) 3311.6
35) 3511.6
36) 3611.6
44) 4411.6
48) 4811.6
50) 5058.1
55) 5523.2
60) 6011.6
98) It varies11.6
Missing585 
TOTAL62100.0
119) (BQ10) How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor (include here congregations you are serving as stated or temporary supply)? (NUMBCONG)
TOTAL%
1) One44596.3
2) Two or more yoked congregations102.2
3) Two or more non-yoked congregations71.5
Missing185 
TOTAL462100.0
120) (BQ10A) If two or more congregations, how many? (TWOORMRE)
TOTAL%
2) 1066.7
3) 320.0
4) 16.7
5) 16.7
Missing632 
TOTAL15100.0
121) (BQ11) What is the approximate membership of congregation you serve? Write the combined membership if you serve two or more (CONGMEMB)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL457447.672732
122) (BQ12_1) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation: solo pastor? (POSPAS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked41764.7
1) Checked22835.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
123) (BQ12_2) Position: head of staff (POSHEAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked49476.6
1) Checked15123.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
124) (BQ12_3) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation: associate pastor? (POSASSOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked58089.9
1) Checked6510.1
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
125) (BQ12_4) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation: co-pastor? (POSCOPAS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62997.5
1) Checked162.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
126) (BQ12_5) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation: stated or temporary supply? (POSSUPLY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62296.4
1) Checked233.6
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
127) (BQ12_6) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation: interim pastor? (POSINTER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62096.1
1) Checked253.9
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
128) (BQ12_7) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation: other? (POSOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62396.6
1) Checked223.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
129) (BQ12_7A) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation: specify other? (POSSOTHR)
TOTAL%
1) Designated pastor314.3
8) Other523.8
9) Senior pastor29.5
10) Organizing pastor-NCD419.0
12) Parish associate733.3
Missing626 
TOTAL21100.0
130) (BQ13_1) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: faculty/staff at a seminary or theology school? (FACSEMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61996.0
1) Checked264.0
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
131) (BQ13_2) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: faculty-staff at another education institute? (FACOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61294.9
1) Checked335.1
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
132) (BQ13_3) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: chaplain in the military? (CHAPMILT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64199.4
1) Checked40.6
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
133) (BQ13_4) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: chaplain in a hospital or other medical facility? (CHAPHOSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked61795.7
1) Checked284.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
134) (BQ13_5) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: other chaplain? (OTHCHAP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63097.7
1) Checked152.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
135) (BQ13_6) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: national staff or middle governing body staff? (NATSTAFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62396.6
1) Checked223.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
136) (BQ13_7) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: staff of an ecumenical or non-denominational agency? (STAFAGEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63999.1
1) Checked60.9
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
137) (BQ13_8) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: professional pastoral counselor? (COUNSELR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63197.8
1) Checked142.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
138) (BQ13_9) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: other employment with a religious organization? (OTHEMPL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62897.4
1) Checked172.6
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
139) (BQ13_10) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have: all other? (ALLOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60393.5
1) Checked426.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
140) (BQ14) Is the organization where you are employed affiliated with Presbyterian Church(U.S.A.)? (AFFILPC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7639.6
2) No11660.4
Missing455 
TOTAL192100.0
141) (BQ15) How old were you when you first began regularly attending a Presbyterian church in years? (AGEPC)
TOTAL%
0) 091.8
1) One or less -- from birth -- as infant21343.0
2) 240.8
3) 3122.4
4) 4163.2
5) 5122.4
6) 6132.6
7) 781.6
8) 891.8
9) In elementary school51.0
10) 10112.2
11) 1151.0
12) 1291.8
13) In middle or junior high school81.6
14) 1451.0
15) As a teenager81.6
16) In high school40.8
17) 1710.2
18) 18112.2
19) 1940.8
20) 20112.2
21) 21102.0
22) 22122.4
23) 23153.0
24) 2440.8
25) 25122.4
26) 2671.4
27) 2771.4
28) 2840.8
29) 2961.2
30) 3071.4
31) 3120.4
32) 3251.0
33) 3320.4
35) 3571.4
36) 3630.6
37) 3730.6
38) 3810.2
39) 3910.2
41) 4120.4
42) 4210.2
44) 4420.4
45) 4520.4
47) 4710.2
51) 5110.2
Missing152 
TOTAL495100.0
142) (BQ16) In what faith or religious denomination were you raised? If you were part of more than once faith or denomination as a child, answer by writing the one in which you were most involved (DENOMRAI)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist306.2
2) Disciples of Christ81.6
3) Episcopalian71.4
4) Lutheran153.1
5) United Methodist428.6
6) Presbyterian29861.3
7) Other Presbyterian40.8
8) Reformed51.0
9) Roman Catholic142.9
10) United Church of Christ163.3
11) Non-denominational81.6
12) None122.5
13) All other275.6
Missing161 
TOTAL486100.0
143) (BQ17) Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (THEOVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative233.6
2) Conservative13120.4
3) Moderate21934.2
4) Liberal19029.6
5) Very liberal7311.4
9) Varies-cannot choose-etc50.8
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
144) (BQ18A) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statement: There is life beyond death (AFTRLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree51780.7
2) Agree10115.8
3) Neutral182.8
4) Disagree50.8
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
145) (BQ18B) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statement: Jesus will return to Earth someday (JESUSRET)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree34553.7
2) Agree14522.6
3) Neutral11217.4
4) Disagree325.0
5) Strongly disagree91.4
Missing4 
TOTAL643100.0
146) (BQ18C) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statement: An individual should arrive at his or her own religious beliefs independent of any church (INDBELF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree213.3
2) Agree578.9
3) Neutral8513.3
4) Disagree32951.6
5) Strongly disagree14522.8
Missing10 
TOTAL637100.0
147) (BQ18D) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statement: All the world's different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth (RELIGOOD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree253.9
2) Agree8413.1
3) Neutral8012.5
4) Disagree26140.7
5) Strongly disagree19129.8
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
148) (BQ18E) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statement: The only absolute truth for humankind is in Jesus Christ (JESUSTRU)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21533.6
2) Agree14522.7
3) Neutral10115.8
4) Disagree12619.7
5) Strongly disagree528.1
Missing8 
TOTAL639100.0
149) (BQ18F) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statement: Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved (JCSAVED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree10015.6
2) Agree7010.9
3) Neutral14522.6
4) Disagree16826.2
5) Strongly disagree15724.5
9) Varies-cannot choose-etc.10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
150) (BQ19A) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: read Bible privately? (REDBIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily -- almost daily28644.6
2) Several times a week22034.3
3) Weekly7211.2
4) Several times a month325.0
5) Once a month101.6
6) Less than once a month182.8
7) Never30.5
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
151) (BQ19B) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: pray privately? (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily -- almost daily52181.3
2) Several times a week8312.9
3) Weekly223.4
4) Several times a month71.1
5) Once a month20.3
6) Less than once a month60.9
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
152) (BQ19C) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: attend a Bible study or prayer group? (STUDYGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily -- almost daily182.8
2) Several times a week8313.1
3) Weekly27142.9
4) Several times a month528.2
5) Once a month589.2
6) Less than once a month9915.7
7) Never518.1
Missing15 
TOTAL632100.0
153) (BQ19D) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: otherwise read the Bible or pray with family-friends? (BIBLEFAM)
TOTAL%
1) Daily -- almost daily12620.2
2) Several times a week15224.3
3) Weekly11318.1
4) Several times a month8413.4
5) Once a month335.3
6) Less than once a month7211.5
7) Never457.2
Missing22 
TOTAL625100.0
154) (BQ19E) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: read devotional materials or religious books? (READRELG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily -- almost daily20131.4
2) Several times a week18028.1
3) Weekly10816.9
4) Several times a month7311.4
5) Once a month274.2
6) Less than once a month406.3
7) Never111.7
Missing7 
TOTAL640100.0
155) (BQ19F) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: use the internet for religious or spiritual purposes? (INTERNET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily -- almost daily15924.8
2) Several times a week15023.4
3) Weekly9214.4
4) Several times a month8012.5
5) Once a month355.5
6) Less than once a month6810.6
7) Never578.9
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
156) (BQ19G) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: say grace before meals? (GRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily -- almost daily46071.7
2) Several times a week8913.9
3) Weekly223.4
4) Several times a month365.6
5) Once a month101.6
6) Less than once a month203.1
7) Never50.8
Missing5 
TOTAL642100.0
157) (BQ19H) Approximately how often do you engage in the following activity: meet with other ministers in a pastoral support or peer group? (METPEER)
TOTAL%
1) Daily-almost daily132.0
2) Several times a week91.4
3) Weekly9615.0
4) Several times a month10416.2
5) Once a month17126.6
6) Less than once a month15724.5
7) Never9214.3
Missing5 
TOTAL642100.0
158) (BQ20) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (VIEWBIBL)
TOTAL%
1) Word of God taken literally word for word223.4
2) Word of God interpreted in context39561.6
3) Word of God interpreted in context and Church teachings22034.3
4) The Bible is not the word of God30.5
9) Varies- cannot choose-etc10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
159) (BQ21) Are you familiar with the action of the General Assembly to change the fidelity clause in the Book of Order? (NEWCLAUS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes63698.6
2) No91.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
160) (BQ22) What would you personally like the Presbyterians to do with regard to this proposed change in the fidelity clause? (OPINCLAU)
TOTAL%
1) Reject the new amendment and keep book as it is26341.0
2) Approve the new amendment and change book31649.2
3) Not sure639.8
Missing5 
TOTAL642100.0
161) (BQ23A) Would you personally like to see the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained as deacons? (GAYDEACO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely29145.7
2) Yes, probably7511.8
3) Not sure457.1
4) No, probably not619.6
5) No, definitely not16525.9
Missing10 
TOTAL637100.0
162) (BQ23B) Would you personally like to see the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained as elders? (GAYELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely28945.4
2) Yes, probably6910.8
3) Not sure436.8
4) No, probably not6610.4
5) No, definitely not17026.7
Missing10 
TOTAL637100.0
163) (BQ23C) Would you personally like to see the Presbyterian Church (USA) to permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained as ministers? (GAYMINIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely27843.6
2) Yes, probably609.4
3) Not sure518.0
4) No, probably not609.4
5) No, definitely not18929.6
Missing9 
TOTAL638100.0
164) (BQ24) What is your gender? (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female22134.3
2) Male42365.7
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
165) (BQ25) What is your current age? (AGE)
TOTAL%
27) 30.5
28) 30.5
29) 20.3
30) 50.8
31) 20.3
32) 20.3
33) 81.2
34) 50.8
35) 91.4
36) 20.3
37) 50.8
38) 111.7
39) 91.4
40) 81.2
41) 111.7
42) 40.6
43) 91.4
44) 101.6
45) 121.9
46) 121.9
47) 121.9
48) 162.5
49) 284.4
50) 345.3
51) 213.3
52) 294.5
53) 284.4
54) 264.0
55) 416.4
56) 223.4
57) 314.8
58) 243.7
59) 274.2
60) 294.5
61) 345.3
62) 253.9
63) 132.0
64) 152.3
65) 182.8
66) 111.7
67) 121.9
68) 50.8
70) 10.2
71) 30.5
72) 20.3
73) 20.3
78) 20.3
Missing4 
TOTAL643100.0
166) (BQ26) What is your current marital status? (MARITALS)
TOTAL%
1) Not married10115.7
2) Married54384.3
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
167) (B26A_1) If not married, have you ever been married: no, never married (NVRMARRY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59992.9
1) Checked467.1
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
168) (B26A_2) If not married, have you ever been married: yes, now widowed (WIDOWED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63398.1
1) Checked121.9
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
169) (BQ26A_3 If not married, have you ever been married: yes, now divorced (DIVORCED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked60694.0
1) Checked396.0
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
170) (BQ27_1) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage: yes, was widowed (MARWIDOW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63798.8
1) Checked81.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
171) (BQ27_2) If currently married, have you had a previous marriage: yes, was divorced (MARDIVRC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54083.7
1) Checked10516.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
172) (BQ27_3) If currently married have you had a previous marriage: no (MARBEFOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked23736.7
1) Checked40863.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
173) (BQ28) What is your spouse's highest level of education completed? (SPOUEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school or less10.2
2) High school diploma101.9
3) Some college305.8
4) Associate degree275.2
5) Bachelor's degree13125.2
6) Some graduate work397.5
7) Graduate degree28154.1
Missing128 
TOTAL519100.0
174) (BQ29) Is your husband or wife an ordained minister? (SPMINIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9618.6
2) No42081.4
Missing131 
TOTAL516100.0
175) (BQ30_1) Spouse's employment status: full-time (SPEMPFT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38259.2
1) Checked26340.8
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
176) (BQ30_2) Spouse's employment status: part-time (SPEMPPT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked53783.3
1) Checked10816.7
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
177) (BQ30_3) Spouse's employment status: self-employed (SPEMPSLF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59091.5
1) Checked558.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
178) (BQ30_4) Spouse's employment status: unemployed (SPEMPUN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked62997.5
1) Checked162.5
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
179) (BQ30_5) Spouse's employment status: retired (SPEMPRET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59191.6
1) Checked548.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
180) (BQ30_6) Spouse's employment status: full-time homemaker (SPEMPHOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked59892.7
1) Checked477.3
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
181) (BQ30_7) Spouse's employment status: student (SPEMPSTU)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63197.8
1) Checked142.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
182) (BQ30_8) Spouse's employment status: other (SPEMPOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63698.6
1) Checked91.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
183) (BQ30_8A) Spouse's employment status: specify other (SPEMPSPE)
TOTAL%
1) Disabled220.0
2) All other880.0
Missing637 
TOTAL10100.0
184) (BQ31) Average hours worked per week over the past year? (AVGHRS)
TOTAL%
5) 520.5
6) 610.2
8) 851.2
9) 910.2
10) 10102.4
11) 1110.2
12) 1230.7
13) 1310.2
15) 1592.2
16) 1630.7
18) 1810.2
19) 1910.2
20) 20327.8
21) 2110.2
22) 2210.2
24) 2410.2
25) 25215.1
26) 2610.2
27) 2720.5
28) 2820.5
30) 30245.8
32) 3281.9
35) 35153.6
36) 3651.2
40) 4011026.8
42) 4210.2
45) 45286.8
47) 4710.2
48) 4820.5
50) 506114.8
52) 5210.2
55) 55122.9
57) 5720.5
58) 5820.5
60) 60256.1
65) 6551.2
70) 7051.2
72) 7210.2
76) 7610.2
80) 8010.2
82) 8210.2
97) 97 or more hours10.2
Missing236 
TOTAL411100.0
185) (BQ32A) In what faith or denomination was your spouse raised? (SPDENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist509.7
2) Disciples of Christ51.0
3) Episcopalian163.1
4) Lutheran265.0
5) United Methodist8015.4
6) Presbyterian20439.4
7) Other Presbyterian71.4
8) Reformed71.4
9) Roman Catholic509.7
10) United Church of Christ91.7
11) Non-denominational61.2
12) None183.5
13) All other407.7
Missing129 
TOTAL518100.0
186) (BQ32B) In what faith or denomination is your spouse currently in? (SPCURDEN)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist10.2
2) Disciples of Christ20.4
3) Episcopalian91.8
4) Lutheran20.4
5) United Methodist81.6
6) Presbyterian46090.2
8) Reformed20.4
9) Roman Catholic30.6
10) United Church of Christ61.2
11) Non-denominational51.0
12) None51.0
13) All other71.4
Missing137 
TOTAL510100.0
187) (BQ33) How many children do you have? (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None11017.2
1) 18713.6
2) 226140.9
3) 312619.7
4) 4335.2
5) 5101.6
6) 671.1
7) 710.2
8) 810.2
9) Nine or more20.3
Missing9 
TOTAL638100.0
188) (BQ34) Check here if you live in a dorm or other institutional housing (HOUSING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64499.8
1) Checked10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
189) (BQ34A) Including yourself, how many persons live in household? (PERSONHH)
TOTAL%
0) None20.3
1) 18212.8
2) 231148.7
3) 39815.3
4) 49715.2
5) 5446.9
6) 630.5
8) 810.2
9) Nine or more10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL639100.0
190) (BQ35) From the list below, select the choice that best describes all of the people in the household in which you live (HHPEOPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Single adult living alone7912.3
2) Single parent121.9
3) Married-no kids30046.7
4) Married with kids22935.7
5) Some other arrangement223.4
Missing5 
TOTAL642100.0
191) (BQ36) Do you currently live in a manse or other housing provided by your congregation? (CONGHOUS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9014.2
2) No54685.8
Missing11 
TOTAL636100.0
192) (BQ37_1) What is your race or origin: white? (RACEWHIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked365.6
1) Checked60994.4
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
193) (BQ37_2) What is your race or origin: black? (RACEBLAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63798.8
1) Checked81.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
194) (BQ37_3) What is your race or origin: Indian? (RACEINDI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64099.2
1) Checked50.8
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
195) (BQ37_4) What is your race or origin: Asian? (RACEASIA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63598.4
1) Checked101.6
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
196) (BQ37_5) What is your race or origin: Hispanic? (RACEHISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63898.9
1) Checked71.1
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
197) (BQ37_6) What is your race or origin: some other race? (RACEOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64199.4
1) Checked40.6
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
198) (BQ38) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent or Republican? (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat36056.4
2) Independent14422.6
3) Republican12719.9
4) Other71.1
Missing9 
TOTAL638100.0
199) (BQ39) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2007? (INCOME)
TOTAL%
2) $20,000-$29,999142.2
3) $30,000-$39,999396.1
4) $40,000-$49,999548.5
5) $50,000-$59,9996610.4
6) $60,000-$69,9997411.6
7) $70,000-$79,999558.6
8) $80,000-$89,9997211.3
9) $90,000-$99,999579.0
10) $100,000-$124,99910416.4
11) $125,000-$149,999375.8
12) $150,000-$199,999294.6
13) $200,000- $249,999203.1
14) $250,000 or more152.4
Missing11 
TOTAL636100.0
200) (BQ40A) Indicate whether, during the 2007 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to your congregation in regular giving (CONTREG)
TOTAL%
1) No446.9
2) Yes59793.1
Missing6 
TOTAL641100.0
201) (BQ40A1) If yes, estimate the amount contributed for regular giving (AMTREGUL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL56510169.20472498
202) (BQ40B) Indicate whether, during the 2007 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to a special capital campaign (CONTCAPI)
TOTAL%
1) No40062.9
2) Yes23637.1
Missing11 
TOTAL636100.0
203) (BQ40B1) If yes, estimate the amount contributed for a special capital campaign (AMTCAPIT)
TOTAL%
0) None20.9
25) 2520.9
50) 5010.5
100) 100135.9
150) 15020.9
200) 200188.2
250) 250104.6
300) 30062.7
360) 36010.5
400) 40020.9
450) 45010.5
500) 5002913.2
600) 60073.2
700) 70010.5
750) 75020.9
800) 80031.4
833) 83310.5
1000) 10003114.2
1100) 110010.5
1200) 1200104.6
1400) 140010.5
1500) 1500115.0
1700) 170010.5
1705) 170510.5
1800) 180010.5
2000) 2000156.8
2200) 220010.5
2500) 250094.1
3000) 300062.7
3200) 320010.5
3380) 338010.5
4000) 400041.8
5000) 500094.1
6000) 600010.5
7000) 700010.5
8500) 850010.5
9000) 900010.5
10000) 1000052.3
11000) 1100010.5
15000) 1500020.9
50000) 5000010.5
100000) 10000020.9
Missing428 
TOTAL219100.0
204) (BQ40C) Indicate whether, during the 2007 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to a special appeal (CONTSPE)
TOTAL%
1) No13721.4
2) Yes50278.6
Missing8 
TOTAL639100.0
205) (BQ40C1) If yes, estimate the amount contributed for a special appeal (AMTSPECI)
TOTAL%
0) None10.2
10) 1010.2
25) 25102.1
30) 3030.6
40) 4010.2
50) 50265.5
60) 6020.4
70) 7010.2
75) 7520.4
80) 8020.4
100) 10011023.4
120) 12010.2
125) 12520.4
141) 14110.2
150) 150275.7
180) 18030.6
185) 18510.2
200) 2009420.0
208) 20810.2
220) 22010.2
240) 24010.2
250) 250173.6
255) 25510.2
280) 28010.2
300) 300265.5
310) 31010.2
320) 32010.2
400) 400224.7
500) 5005611.9
600) 60071.5
675) 67510.2
700) 70030.6
750) 75010.2
800) 80010.2
1000) 1000214.5
1200) 120020.4
1400) 140010.2
1500) 150030.6
2000) 200061.3
2300) 230010.2
3000) 300010.2
3200) 320010.2
5000) 500010.2
7500) 750010.2
12000) 1200010.2
999999) Don't Know30.6
Missing176 
TOTAL471100.0
206) (BQ40D) Indicate whether, during the 2007 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) directly (CONTPC)
TOTAL%
1) No41164.6
2) Yes22535.4
Missing11 
TOTAL636100.0
207) (BQ40D1) If yes, estimate the amount contributed for Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) directly (AMTPC)
TOTAL%
0) None10.5
5) 521.0
20) 2031.4
25) 2583.8
40) 4010.5
50) 502612.4
60) 6010.5
75) 7521.0
100) 1005626.8
120) 12010.5
125) 12510.5
150) 15062.9
200) 2003717.7
250) 25083.8
300) 30083.8
325) 32510.5
400) 40010.5
500) 500167.7
600) 60021.0
700) 70041.9
800) 80010.5
865) 86510.5
1000) 100041.9
1100) 110010.5
1200) 120021.0
1500) 150010.5
1900) 190010.5
2000) 200031.4
2500) 250010.5
3000) 300021.0
6000) 600010.5
7500) 750010.5
15000) 1500010.5
40000) 4000010.5
999999) Don't Know31.4
Missing438 
TOTAL209100.0
208) (BQ40E) Indicate whether, during the 2007 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money directly to other religious groups or religious causes (CONTOTH)
TOTAL%
1) No26842.0
2) Yes37058.0
Missing9 
TOTAL638100.0
209) (BQ40E1) If yes, estimate the amount contributed for other religious groups or religious causes directly (AMTOTHER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL34310086.92493169
210) (BQ40F) Indicate whether, during the 2007 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to non-religious charities, community organizations, or social causes (CONTNON)
TOTAL%
1) No11518.0
2) Yes52482.0
Missing8 
TOTAL639100.0
211) (BQ40F1) If yes, estimate the amount contributed for non- religious charities, community organizations, or social causes (AMTNON)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4841548.24611797
212) State (STATE)
213) Clergy Code (CLERCODE)
TOTAL%
3) 41464.2
4) 23135.8
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
214) Sample (SAMP)
TOTAL%
3) Pastors42565.9
4) Specialized clergy22034.1
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
215) Region of residents (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast13721.2
2) Midwest15724.3
3) South25339.2
4) West9815.2
Missing2 
TOTAL645100.0
216) Organization year (ORGYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4121836.274338
217) Total membership (TOTMEM08)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL412464.65752
218) I-AGE: (BQ25) What is your current age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 27-396610.3
2) 40-4912219.0
3) 50-5928344.0
4) 60+17226.7
Missing4 
TOTAL643100.0
219) I-GENDER: (BQ24) What is your gender? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female22134.3
2) Male42365.7
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
220) I-MARITAL: (BQ26) What is your current marital status? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Not married10115.7
2) Married54384.3
Missing3 
TOTAL644100.0
221) I-INCOME: (BQ39) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2007? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $59,99917327.2
2) $60,000-$89,99920131.6
3) $90,000-$124,99916125.3
4) $125,000 or more10115.9
Missing11 
TOTAL636100.0
222) I-PARTYID: (BQ38) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent or Republican? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat36057.1
2) Independent14422.8
3) Republican12720.1
Missing16 
TOTAL631100.0