Presbyterian Panel Survey, 2012-2014 - Background Variables, Clergy

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) In what year were you ordained as a minister of the Word and Sacrament (also known as a teaching elder in the new Form of Government)? (BQ1) (ORDAINED)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL15121990.80912
2) In what denomination were you ordained? (BQ2) (DENORD)
TOTAL%
1) PC(U.S.A.) or predecessor136490.6
2) Other1419.4
Missing17 
TOTAL1505100.0
3) Before entering seminary for your M.Div. or B.D. degree, were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (BQ3) (SECJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes62841.8
2) No87558.2
Missing19 
TOTAL1503100.0
4) [If SECJOB=1] How many years were you in that job or career? (BQ3A) (YRSSECJB)
TOTAL%
1) 101.6
2) 436.9
3) 487.7
4) 426.8
5) 477.6
6) 325.2
7) 396.3
8) 294.7
9) 132.1
10) 7912.7
11) 111.8
12) 213.4
13) 40.6
14) 193.1
15) 274.3
16) 142.3
17) 111.8
18) 91.4
19) 30.5
20) 457.2
21) 40.6
22) 61.0
23) 71.1
24) 50.8
25) 172.7
26) 50.8
27) 40.6
28) 20.3
30) 91.4
31) 30.5
32) 50.8
34) 20.3
35) 30.5
37) 10.2
38) 10.2
39) 10.2
Missing901 
TOTAL621100.0
5) From what seminary or other school did you receive your M.Div. or B.D.? (BQ4) (NAMEMDIV)
TOTAL%
1) Auburn/Union (New York)281.9
2) Austin775.1
3) Columbia1238.2
4) Dubuque503.3
5) Evangelical Seminary of Puerto Rico60.4
6) Fuller1197.9
7) Gordon-Conwell593.9
8) John C. Smith110.7
9) Louisville946.2
10) McCormick634.2
11) Pittsburgh815.4
12) Princeton28018.6
13) San Francisco785.2
14) Union (Virginia)1077.1
15) Other33222.0
Missing14 
TOTAL1508100.0
6) In what year did you receive your M.Div. or B.D.? (BQ5) (YRMDIV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL14991989.6812
7) Are you currently employed? (BQ6) (EMPLOYED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes139692.3
2) No—not employed553.6
3) No—retired593.9
4) No—disabled [vol.]20.1
Missing10 
TOTAL1512100.0
8) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Pastor, co-pastor, associate pastor, interim pastor, supply pastor, or other pastoral leader of a congregation (BQ7_1) (PEPASTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked40226.5
1) Checked111473.5
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
9) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? A non-pastoral position in a congregation (BQ7_2) (PENONPAS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked150899.5
1) Checked80.5
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
10) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Faculty or staff at a seminary or theological school (BQ7_3) (PESEMFAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked147797.4
1) Checked392.6
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
11) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Faculty or staff at another educational institution (BQ7_4) (PEOTHFAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked145596.0
1) Checked614.0
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
12) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Chaplain in the military (BQ7_5) (PECHAPMI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked150599.3
1) Checked110.7
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
13) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Chaplain in a hospital or other health-care facility (BQ7_6) (PECHAPHC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked144395.2
1) Checked734.8
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
14) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Other chaplain (BQ7_7) (PECHAPOT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked147897.5
1) Checked382.5
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
15) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? PC(U.S.A.) national, synod, or presbytery staff (BQ7_8) (PEPSBSTF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked146896.8
1) Checked483.2
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
16) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Staff of an ecumenical or non-denominational agency (BQ7_9) (PEOTHSTF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked150799.4
1) Checked90.6
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
17) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Professional pastoral counselor (BQ7_10) (PECNSLR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked149798.7
1) Checked191.3
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
18) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? Other employment with a religious organization (specify) (BQ7_11) (PEOTHREL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked148397.8
1) Checked332.2
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
19) Which category(-ies) best describes your current employment? All other (including secular) employment (specify) (BQ7_12) (PEOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked142794.1
1) Checked895.9
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
20) How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor? (Include congregations you are serving as a stated or temporary supply pastor.) (BQ8) (CONGREG)
TOTAL%
1) One108695.6
2) Two or more yoked congregations242.1
3) Two or more non-yoked congregations262.3
Missing386 
TOTAL1136100.0
21) [If CONGREG=2 or 3] How many? (BQ8A) (MANY)
TOTAL%
2) 4182.0
3) 816.0
4) 12.0
Missing1472 
TOTAL50100.0
22) In your service as a pastor of a congregation or congregations, approximately how many hours per week do you spend in your work as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) (BQ9A) (HRSWORKD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL111647.04715
23) In your service as a pastor of a congregation or congregations, approximately how many hours per week are you paid to work as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) (BQ9B) (HRSPAID)
TOTAL%
0) 111.2
1) 20.2
2) 70.8
3) 10.1
4) 30.3
5) 20.2
7) 10.1
8) 30.3
10) 192.0
12) 60.6
15) 91.0
16) 20.2
17) 10.1
18) 50.5
19) 40.4
20) 606.4
22) 10.1
24) 60.6
25) 202.1
27) 20.2
28) 20.2
29) 10.1
30) 242.6
31) 10.1
32) 30.3
34) 20.2
35) 161.7
36) 30.3
37) 10.1
40) 40443.3
42) 30.3
44) 20.2
45) 464.9
46) 20.2
48) 202.1
50) 14515.6
52) 40.4
54) 10.1
55) 171.8
56) 10.1
58) 10.1
60) 262.8
62) 20.2
65) 10.1
75) 30.3
84) 10.1
99) 333.5
168) 20.2
Missing590 
TOTAL932100.0
24) Do you currently live in a manse or other housing provided by your congregation? (BQ10) (MANSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20918.3
2) No93381.7
Missing380 
TOTAL1142100.0
25) What is the pastoral position that you currently occupy in a congregation? Pastor (BQ11_1) (PPPAST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked79252.2
1) Checked72447.8
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
26) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation? Associate Pastor (BQ11_2) (PPASSOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134888.9
1) Checked16811.1
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
27) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation? Co-pastor (BQ11_3) (PPCOPAST)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked147597.3
1) Checked412.7
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
28) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation? Stated or temporary supply pastor (BQ11_4) (PPTEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked140892.9
1) Checked1077.1
Missing7 
TOTAL1515100.0
29) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation? Interim pastor (BQ11_5) (PPINTERM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked145996.2
1) Checked573.8
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
30) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation? Designated pastor (BQ11_6) (PPDESIG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked149498.5
1) Checked221.5
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
31) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation? Parish associate (BQ11_7) (PPPARISH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked149098.3
1) Checked261.7
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
32) What is the pastoral position(s) that you currently occupy in a congregation? Other (specify) (BQ11_8) (PPOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked148397.8
1) Checked332.2
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
33) Is the congregation (or other organization) with which you are employed affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (BQ12) (PCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes120383.3
2) No19413.4
3) I am employed with two or more congregations or organizations and at least one of them is affiliated with the PC(U.S.A.) and at least one is not221.5
4) Not employed [web only]261.8
Missing77 
TOTAL1445100.0
34) Over the past year, how often have you led or attended Sunday worship at your congregation? (BQ13) (WORSHP)
TOTAL%
1) Every week73548.8
2) Nearly every week59939.7
3) 2–3 times a month744.9
4) About once a month221.5
5) Several times, but less than once a month422.8
6) Once or twice211.4
7) Never140.9
Missing15 
TOTAL1507100.0
35) [If WORSHIP does not = 7] Have you worshiped at a PC(U.S.A.) congregation a majority of times? (BQ13A) (WORSHPPC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes121889.9
2) No13710.1
Missing167 
TOTAL1355100.0
36) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (If you were part of more than one faith or denomination as a child, respond by marking the one in which you were most involved.) (BQ14) (FAITH)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist1157.6
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)60.4
3) Episcopal171.1
4) Lutheran362.4
5) Methodist1207.9
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA90760.0
7) Other Presbyterian593.9
8) Reformed392.6
9) Roman Catholic493.2
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregationalist)221.5
11) Independent or non-denominational322.1
12) Other Christian523.4
13) Other non-Christian50.3
14) None523.4
Missing11 
TOTAL1511100.0
37) How old were you when you first began attending a Presbyterian church? [If less than one year old, write 0 (zero).] (BQ15) (AGEPCUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL150511.45614
38) Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (BQ16) (ISSUES)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative694.6
2) Conservative37324.8
3) Moderate48632.4
4) Liberal41427.6
5) Very liberal16010.7
Missing20 
TOTAL1502100.0
39) Would you say you have had a conversion experience—that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ? (BQ17) (CONVERT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes103168.6
2) No47331.4
Missing18 
TOTAL1504100.0
40) [If CONVERT=1] How old were you when this happened? (BQ17A) (CONVERTA)
TOTAL%
0) 30.3
1) 10.1
3) 30.3
4) 40.4
5) 131.3
6) 151.5
7) 202.0
8) 323.2
9) 232.3
10) 232.3
11) 222.2
12) 787.7
13) 666.5
14) 797.8
15) 807.9
16) 908.9
17) 807.9
18) 656.4
19) 535.2
20) 424.1
21) 383.7
22) 222.2
23) 202.0
24) 90.9
25) 171.7
26) 131.3
27) 101.0
28) 90.9
29) 60.6
30) 131.3
31) 50.5
32) 80.8
33) 101.0
34) 50.5
35) 60.6
36) 30.3
37) 50.5
38) 50.5
39) 20.2
40) 50.5
41) 20.2
42) 20.2
43) 30.3
45) 20.2
50) 10.1
51) 10.1
Missing508 
TOTAL1014100.0
41) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. There is a life beyond death. (BQ18A) (BLLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree120279.5
2) Agree22715.0
3) Neutral or not sure684.5
4) Disagree80.5
5) Strongly disagree70.5
Missing10 
TOTAL1512100.0
42) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Jesus will return to Earth some day. (BQ18B) (BLRETURN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree84556.4
2) Agree30320.2
3) Neutral or not sure24916.6
4) Disagree604.0
5) Strongly disagree422.8
Missing23 
TOTAL1499100.0
43) 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. (BQ18C) (BLINDEP)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree654.3
2) Agree1499.9
3) Neutral or not sure19813.2
4) Disagree72047.9
5) Strongly disagree37224.7
Missing18 
TOTAL1504100.0
44) 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. (BQ18D) (BLTRUTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree442.9
2) Agree17411.6
3) Neutral or not sure19012.6
4) Disagree52535.0
5) Strongly disagree56937.9
Missing20 
TOTAL1502100.0
45) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (BQ18E) (BLSAVED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree30920.6
2) Agree24216.1
3) Neutral or not sure23515.6
4) Disagree36524.3
5) Strongly disagree35223.4
Missing19 
TOTAL1503100.0
46) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (BQ19A) (ACBIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily68345.3
2) Several times a week48632.2
3) Weekly19412.9
4) Several times a month775.1
5) Once a month231.5
6) Less than once a month392.6
7) Never50.3
Missing15 
TOTAL1507100.0
47) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Prayed privately (BQ19B) (ACPRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily116877.7
2) Several times a week23815.8
3) Weekly513.4
4) Several times a month251.7
5) Once a month90.6
6) Less than once a month80.5
7) Never50.3
Missing18 
TOTAL1504100.0
48) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Attended a Bible study or prayer group (BQ19C) (ACGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily553.7
2) Several times a week18212.3
3) Weekly62842.3
4) Several times a month19413.1
5) Once a month1359.1
6) Less than once a month19313.0
7) Never986.6
Missing37 
TOTAL1485100.0
49) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Otherwise read the Bible with or prayed with family or friends (BQ19D) (ACFAMFRD)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily27918.7
2) Several times a week34022.8
3) Weekly32521.8
4) Several times a month20513.7
5) Once a month946.3
6) Less than once a month18012.1
7) Never684.6
Missing31 
TOTAL1491100.0
50) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read devotional materials or religious books (BQ19E) (ACBOOKS)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily40927.1
2) Several times a week44929.8
3) Weekly27418.2
4) Several times a month21114.0
5) Once a month714.7
6) Less than once a month755.0
7) Never191.3
Missing14 
TOTAL1508100.0
51) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (BQ19F) (ACWEB)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily35723.8
2) Several times a week43328.9
3) Weekly22815.2
4) Several times a month18812.5
5) Once a month845.6
6) Less than once a month1258.3
7) Never855.7
Missing22 
TOTAL1500100.0
52) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Said grace before meals (BQ19G) (ACGRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily109272.8
2) Several times a week21414.3
3) Weekly563.7
4) Several times a month734.9
5) Once a month201.3
6) Less than once a month322.1
7) Never140.9
Missing21 
TOTAL1501100.0
53) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Met with other ministers in a pastoral support or peer group (BQ19H) (ACSUPPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily322.1
2) Several times a week453.0
3) Weekly20313.5
4) Several times a month21214.1
5) Once a month43829.0
6) Less than once a month40026.5
7) Never17811.8
Missing14 
TOTAL1508100.0
54) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BQ20) (BIBLEVW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word805.3
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context92861.8
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings47431.6
4) The Bible is not the word of God161.1
5) Other [vol.]40.3
Missing20 
TOTAL1502100.0
55) How important is being part of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to you? (BQ21) (PCIMPORT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important59439.3
2) Important58938.9
3) Slightly important22014.5
4) Not important936.1
5) Not sure171.1
Missing9 
TOTAL1513100.0
56) In states and territories of the United States where same-sex marriage is legal, should the PC(U.S.A.) permit Presbyterian ministers to perform same-sex marriage ceremonies? (BQ 22) (SAMESEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes71247.1
2) Yes, as long as the ceremony takes place away from PC(U.S.A.) property and facilities251.7
3) No61040.3
4) Not sure16510.9
Missing10 
TOTAL1512100.0
57) What is your gender? (BQ23) (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female50233.2
2) Male101266.8
Missing8 
TOTAL1514100.0
58) Were you born a U.S. citizen? (BQ24) (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes140693.2
2) No1036.8
Missing13 
TOTAL1509100.0
59) What is your current age? (BQ25) (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL150853.54811
60) What is your race or origin? White or Caucasian (BQ26_1) (RACEWHT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked15710.4
1) Checked135989.6
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
61) What is your race or origin? Black or African American (BQ26_2) (RACEBLK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked147497.2
1) Checked422.8
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
62) What is your race or origin? Indian (American) or Alaska Native (BQ26_3) (RACEIND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked150799.4
1) Checked90.6
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
63) What is your race or origin? Asian or Pacific Islander (BQ26_4) (RACEASN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked144995.6
1) Checked674.4
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
64) What is your race or origin? Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (BQ26_5) (RACEHISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked148798.1
1) Checked291.9
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
65) What is your race or origin? Some other race (specify) (BQ26_6) (RACEOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked150299.1
1) Checked140.9
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
66) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (BQ27) (PARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat79253.2
2) Independent36824.7
3) Republican26918.1
4) Other (specify)614.1
Missing32 
TOTAL1490100.0
67) What is your marital status? (BQ28) (MARRIED)
TOTAL%
1) Not married22615.1
2) Married127084.9
Missing26 
TOTAL1496100.0
68) Have you ever been married? No, never married (BQ28A_1) (MARNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked141793.5
1) Checked996.5
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
69) Have you ever been married? Yes, am now divorced (BQ28A_2) (MARDIVOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked140692.7
1) Checked1107.3
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
70) Have you ever been married? Yes, am now widowed (BQ28A_3) (MARWIDOW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked149798.7
1) Checked191.3
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
71) Have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? No (BQ29_1) (PREVNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54535.9
1) Checked97164.1
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
72) Have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was divorced (BQ29_2) (PREVDIV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked129385.3
1) Checked22314.7
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
73) Have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was widowed (BQ29_3) (PREVWIDW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked149798.7
1) Checked191.3
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
74) [If MARRIED=2] Is your husband or wife an ordained minister? (BQ30) (MINST)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22318.1
2) No101181.9
Missing288 
TOTAL1234100.0
75) [If MINST=1] Is he or she a minister in the PC(U.S.A.)? (BQ30A) (MINSTPC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18182.3
2) No3917.7
Missing1302 
TOTAL220100.0
76) How many children do you have? [If none, write 0 (zero). Include any legally adopted children; exclude stepchildren unless legally adopted.] (BQ31) (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None28719.1
1) 117711.8
2) 262641.8
3) 330520.3
4) 4835.5
5) 570.5
6) 6100.7
7) 720.1
8) 820.1
Missing23 
TOTAL1499100.0
77) If you live in a dormitory, nursing home, or other institutional housing, check this box. (BQ32A) (HOUSING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked151499.9
1) Checked20.1
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
78) [If PRSNSINT=1] Including yourself, how many persons live in your household? (Do not count students who live elsewhere while they attend college or university.) (BQ32) (NHOUSING)
TOTAL%
1) 18012.0
2) 73148.5
3) 24316.1
4) 24116.0
5) 875.8
6) 201.3
7) 20.1
8) 20.1
Missing16 
TOTAL1506100.0
79) From the list below, select the choice that best describes all of the people in the household in which you live. (For example, a young adult living with both parents would check '4.') (BQ33) (PEOPLE)
TOTAL%
1) A single adult, living alone16911.3
2) A single adult, living with one or more children312.1
3) A married couple, no children in the household68245.7
4) A married couple, living with one or more children53635.9
5) Some other arrangement (please describe your household here)734.9
Missing31 
TOTAL1491100.0
80) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2010? (If you live alone or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (BQ34) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000191.3
2) $20,000-$29,999322.2
3) $30,000-$39,999734.9
4) $40,000-$49,9991057.1
5) $50,000-$59,99917912.1
6) $60,000-$69,99915410.4
7) $70,000-$79,99915510.5
8) $80,000-$89,99915510.5
9) $90,000-$99,9991339.0
10) $100,000-$109,9991248.4
11) $110,000-$124,9991037.0
12) $125,000-$149,9991087.3
13) $150,000-$199,999815.5
14) $200,000-$249,999302.0
15) $250,000 or more281.9
Missing43 
TOTAL1479100.0
81) Did you or any other household family member fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (BQ35) (PLEDGE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes106070.4
2) No43729.0
3) Don't know80.5
Missing17 
TOTAL1505100.0
82) Indicate whether, during the 2010 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in regular giving (not including special offerings or contributions to a capital campaign) (BQ36A) (GIVREG)
TOTAL%
1) No1137.6
2) Yes137792.4
Missing32 
TOTAL1490100.0
83) [If GIVREG=2] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ36A_1) (GIVREGHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL122710173.20369622
84) Indicate whether, during the 2010 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: 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 (BQ36B) (GIVCAP)
TOTAL%
1) No94365.1
2) Yes50534.9
Missing74 
TOTAL1448100.0
85) [If GIVCAP=2] IF yes, estimate how much: (BQ36B_1) (GIVCAPHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4256722.25968898
86) Indicate whether, during the 2010 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in response to a special appeal for a ministry supported by the congregation, presbytery, or PC(U.S.A.) including the four churchwide special offerings—One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peacemaking, and Christmas Joy (BQ36C) (GIVSPC)
TOTAL%
1) No43829.9
2) Yes102870.1
Missing56 
TOTAL1466100.0
87) [If GIVSPC=2] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ36C_1) (GIVSPCHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9032559.93747023
88) Indicate whether, during the 2010 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: Directly to the Presbyterian Church, (U.S.A.) or one of its ministries, such as Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (BQ36D) (GIVPC)
TOTAL%
1) No93064.3
2) Yes51735.7
Missing75 
TOTAL1447100.0
89) [If GIVPC=2] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ36D_1) (GIVPCHM)
TOTAL%
0) 030.7
10) 1081.8
20) 2071.6
25) 25194.2
35) 3510.2
40) 4040.9
50) 506815.1
60) 6010.2
75) 7551.1
100) 10011325.1
125) 12510.2
150) 150153.3
200) 2006614.7
240) 24020.4
250) 250163.6
300) 300143.1
350) 35010.2
370) 37010.2
400) 40071.6
450) 45010.2
500) 500398.7
550) 55010.2
600) 60051.1
750) 75010.2
800) 80030.7
940) 94010.2
1000) 1000173.8
1200) 120040.9
1500) 150030.7
1750) 175010.2
1800) 180020.4
2000) 200030.7
2300) 230010.2
2500) 250010.2
3000) 300010.2
4500) 450010.2
4800) 480010.2
5000) 500040.9
6000) 600010.2
7000) 700010.2
7500) 750010.2
10000) 1000010.2
20000) 2000010.2
32500) 3250010.2
75000) 7500010.2
999999) Don't know10.2
Missing1072 
TOTAL450100.0
90) Indicate whether, during the 2010 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: Directly to other religious groups or religious causes outside the PC(U.S.A.) (BQ36E) (GIVREL)
TOTAL%
1) No54337.2
2) Yes91562.8
Missing64 
TOTAL1458100.0
91) [If GIVREL=2] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ36E_1) (GIVRELHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7825393.28662113
92) Indicate whether, during the 2010 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To non-religious charities, community organizations, or social causes (United Way, Red Cross, arts group, etc.) (BQ36F) (GIVNON)
TOTAL%
1) No33922.9
2) Yes114077.1
Missing43 
TOTAL1479100.0
93) [If GIVNON=2] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ36F_1) (GIVNONHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9964434.66954686
94) Identification number (CODE2) (CODE2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL15156193.943684
95) Response from: (SURVEY) (RESPFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper88258.2
2) Web63441.8
Missing6 
TOTAL1516100.0
96) Code (CODE)
97) OCC (OCC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1522304.886295
98) Sex (SEX)
99) Pastor occupation (PASTROCC)
TOTAL%
1) Pastor-copastor73348.2
2) Associate-assistant pastor16210.6
3) Supply pastor946.2
4) Interims573.7
5) Chaplains785.1
6) PC(U.S.A.) executives362.4
7) Schools432.8
8) Counselors120.8
9) Tentmakers20.1
10) Other professionals714.7
11) Other23415.4
TOTAL1522100.0
100) State (STATE)
101) Pastor (PASTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Non-pastor60239.6
1) Pastor92060.4
TOTAL1522100.0
102) Sample (SAMP)
TOTAL%
3) Pastors91860.3
4) Specialized clergy60439.7
TOTAL1522100.0
103) P/SC (PSC)
TOTAL%
3) 17854.9
4) 14645.1
Missing1198 
TOTAL324100.0
104) Sample (SAMPLE1)
TOTAL%
3) Pastors106070.1
4) Specialized Clergy45229.9
Missing10 
TOTAL1512100.0
105) Samp2 (SAMP2)
TOTAL%
3) 3193.9
4) 26.1
Missing1489 
TOTAL33100.0
106) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
3) 109371.8
4) 42928.2
TOTAL1522100.0
107) Year congregation founded (ORGYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9851863.981276
108) Total number of members in 2010 (TOTMEM10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL985387.701621
109) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast27217.9
2) Midwest35823.5
3) South61440.3
4) West27818.3
TOTAL1522100.0
110) I-AGE: What is your current age? (BQ25) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Under 351107.3
2) 35-4934322.7
3) 50-6488058.4
4) 65+17511.6
Missing14 
TOTAL1508100.0
111) I-SEX: What is your gender? (BQ23) (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female50233.2
2) Male101266.8
Missing8 
TOTAL1514100.0
112) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (BQ27) (for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat79253.2
2) Independent36824.7
3) Republican26918.1
4) Other (specify)614.1
Missing32 
TOTAL1490100.0
113) I-INCOME: Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2010? (If you live alone or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (BQ34) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000191.3
2) $20,000-$49,99921014.2
3) $50,000-$99,99977652.5
4) $100,000+47432.0
Missing43 
TOTAL1479100.0
114) I-THEOLOGY: Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (BQ16) (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative694.6
2) Conservative37324.8
3) Moderate48632.4
4) Liberal41427.6
5) Very liberal16010.7
Missing20 
TOTAL1502100.0