Presbyterian Panel Survey, 2012-2014 - Background Variables, Members and Elders

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) How many years have you been a member of your current congregation? [If less than one year, write 0 (zero).] (BQ1) (YRMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL244922.2317
2) How far do you live from your congregation? (BQ2) (MILES)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one mile170.7
1) 142717.6
2) 239216.1
3) 328611.8
4) 41727.1
5) 530712.6
6) 61235.1
7) 7994.1
8) 81034.2
9) 9241.0
10) 101526.3
11) 11150.6
12) 12542.2
13) 13150.6
14) 14190.8
15) 15723.0
16) 1690.4
17) 17120.5
18) 18120.5
20) 20411.7
21) 2140.2
22) 2250.2
23) 2320.1
24) 2420.1
25) 25180.7
26) 2610.0
27) 2720.1
28) 2810.0
29) 2910.0
30) 30130.5
32) 3220.1
33) 3320.1
35) 3530.1
38) 3810.0
40) 4040.2
41) 4110.0
42) 4220.1
45) 4520.1
48) 4810.0
50) 5020.1
55) 5510.0
56) 5610.0
60) 6010.0
95) 9510.0
145) 14510.0
150) 15010.0
250) 25010.0
270) 27010.0
720) 72010.0
1400) 140010.0
Missing46 
TOTAL2430100.0
3) Have you ever been ordained an elder (known as a ruling elder in the new Form of Government) in a Presbyterian church? (BQ3) (ORDELDR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes177872.6
2) No67227.4
Missing26 
TOTAL2450100.0
4) Are you currently serving on session? (BQ3A) (ORDELDRC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes140874.3
2) No48825.7
Missing580 
TOTAL1896100.0
5) Have you ever been ordained a deacon in a Presbyterian church? (BQ4) (DEACON)
TOTAL%
1) Yes86235.4
2) No157464.6
Missing40 
TOTAL2436100.0
6) Are you currently serving as a deacon? (BQ4A) (DEACONC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, on a board of deacons828.3
2) Yes, as an independent deacon commissioned for service101.0
3) No89390.7
Missing1491 
TOTAL985100.0
7) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Chairperson of a congregational committee or task force (BQ5_1) (POSCHAIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked166267.1
1) Checked81432.9
TOTAL2476100.0
8) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Member of a congregational committee or task force (BQ5_2) (POSCONGR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked159664.5
1) Checked88035.5
TOTAL2476100.0
9) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Member of a presbytery, synod, or General Assembly committee or task force (BQ5_3) (POSPRESB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked235895.2
1) Checked1184.8
TOTAL2476100.0
10) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Officer of a men's, women's, or youth group (BQ5_4) (POSOFFCR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked223690.3
1) Checked2409.7
TOTAL2476100.0
11) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Member of a men's, women's, or youth group (BQ5_5) (POSMEMBR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked187775.8
1) Checked59924.2
TOTAL2476100.0
12) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Organist or other musician, choir director, or praise team leader (BQ5_6) (POSORGAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked239496.7
1) Checked823.3
TOTAL2476100.0
13) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Member of a choir or praise team (BQ5_7) (POSCHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked200681.0
1) Checked47019.0
TOTAL2476100.0
14) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Church school or Sunday school teacher or leader (BQ5_8) (POSTEACH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198980.3
1) Checked48719.7
TOTAL2476100.0
15) Which other positions, if any, do you currently hold in the church? Other (specify) (BQ5_9) (POSOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked200380.9
1) Checked47319.1
TOTAL2476100.0
16) Over the past year, how often have you [led or] attended Sunday worship [at your congregation]? (BQ6) (WORSHP)
TOTAL%
1) Every week44918.2
2) Nearly every week135054.9
3) 2–3 times a month36514.8
4) About once a month913.7
5) Several times, but less than once a month953.9
6) Once or twice552.2
7) Never562.3
Missing15 
TOTAL2461100.0
17) In the past year, have you invited someone to attend worship at your congregation? (BQ7) (INVITE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes159364.8
2) No86535.2
Missing18 
TOTAL2458100.0
18) [If INVITE='Yes'] How many people would you estimate you have invited in the past year? (BQ7A) (INVITEHM)
TOTAL%
0) 50.3
1) 1439.3
2) 39625.8
3) 25216.4
4) 25416.5
5) 16210.6
6) 946.1
7) 161.0
8) 352.3
9) 90.6
10) 926.0
11) 50.3
12) 251.6
13) 10.1
14) 40.3
15) 90.6
16) 20.1
20) 181.2
22) 10.1
24) 10.1
25) 30.2
28) 10.1
30) 20.1
50) 20.1
60) 20.1
100) 10.1
Missing941 
TOTAL1535100.0
19) How many hours, if any, during the past month have you...? Attended programs or events at your church besides worship (if you attended Sunday school, include those hours here) (BQ8A) (HREVENT)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours41317.4
2) 1–2 hours53622.6
3) 3–5 hours65727.7
4) 6–10 hours49921.0
5) 11–20 hours1817.6
6) 21 or more hours853.6
Missing105 
TOTAL2371100.0
20) How many hours, if any, during the past month have you...? Given volunteer time at your church to teach, lead, serve on a committee, or help with some program or event (BQ8B) (HRVOLUT)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours47820.3
2) 1–2 hours53922.9
3) 3–5 hours58224.7
4) 6–10 hours42217.9
5) 11–20 hours1928.1
6) 21 or more hours1456.1
Missing118 
TOTAL2358100.0
21) How many hours, if any, during the past month have you...? Participated in a religious event, program, or group sponsored by a church or other religious organization that took place in a home or other facility away from your church (BQ8C) (HRRELG)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours131258.8
2) 1–2 hours46520.8
3) 3–5 hours26011.6
4) 6–10 hours1135.1
5) 11–20 hours391.7
6) 21 or more hours431.9
Missing244 
TOTAL2232100.0
22) How many hours, if any, during the past month have you...? Given volunteer time, apart from church programs, to help the less fortunate or to help make your own community a better place to live (that is, through volunteer or community work) (BQ8D) (HRCOMVOL)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours88838.6
2) 1–2 hours55324.0
3) 3–5 hours39417.1
4) 6–10 hours2299.9
5) 11–20 hours924.0
6) 21 or more hours1466.3
Missing174 
TOTAL2302100.0
23) 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.] (BQ9) (DENRAISE)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist29411.9
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)572.3
3) Episcopal722.9
4) Lutheran1566.3
5) Methodist35814.5
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA98539.9
7) Other Presbyterian411.7
8) Reformed481.9
9) Roman Catholic1757.1
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregationalist)592.4
11) Independent or non-denominational361.5
12) Other Christian (specify)1174.7
13) Other non-Christian (specify)100.4
14) None582.4
Missing10 
TOTAL2466100.0
24) How old were you when you first began attending a Presbyterian church? [If less than one year old, write 0 (zero).] (BQ10) (AGEPCUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL244321.92419
25) Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (BQ11) (ISSUES)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative1335.5
2) Conservative83734.3
3) Moderate93838.5
4) Liberal42217.3
5) Very liberal1094.5
Missing37 
TOTAL2439100.0
26) Would you say you have had a conversion experience—that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ? (BQ12) (CONVT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes116348.4
2) No124151.6
Missing72 
TOTAL2404100.0
27) [If CONVT='Yes'] How old were you when this happened? (BQ12A) (CONVTAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113325.30959
28) Have you ever tried to encourage someone to believe in Jesus Christ or accept Him as a personal savior? (BQ13) (JESUS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes156264.4
2) No86435.6
Missing50 
TOTAL2426100.0
29) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. There is a life beyond death. (BQ14A) (BLLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree166468.0
2) Agree54022.1
3) Neutral or not sure2108.6
4) Disagree230.9
5) Strongly disagree100.4
Missing29 
TOTAL2447100.0
30) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Jesus will return to Earth some day. (BQ14B) (BLRETURN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree125451.3
2) Agree57923.7
3) Neutral or not sure50320.6
4) Disagree803.3
5) Strongly disagree271.1
Missing33 
TOTAL2443100.0
31) 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. (BQ14C) (BLINDEP)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree34414.2
2) Agree61225.2
3) Neutral or not sure55322.8
4) Disagree71329.4
5) Strongly disagree2078.5
Missing47 
TOTAL2429100.0
32) 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. (BQ14D) (BLTRUTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2189.0
2) Agree58223.9
3) Neutral or not sure55923.0
4) Disagree65026.7
5) Strongly disagree42617.5
Missing41 
TOTAL2435100.0
33) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (BQ14E) (BLSAVED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree60925.1
2) Agree44718.4
3) Neutral or not sure56923.5
4) Disagree46419.1
5) Strongly disagree33413.8
Missing53 
TOTAL2423100.0
34) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (BQ15A) (ACBIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily38315.8
2) Several times a week36415.1
3) Weekly34114.1
4) Several times a month40116.6
5) Once a month2399.9
6) Less than once a month49620.5
7) Never1948.0
Missing58 
TOTAL2418100.0
35) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Prayed privately (BQ15B) (ACPRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily145359.8
2) Several times a week45018.5
3) Weekly1616.6
4) Several times a month1937.9
5) Once a month652.7
6) Less than once a month733.0
7) Never351.4
Missing46 
TOTAL2430100.0
36) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Attended a Bible study or prayer group (BQ15C) (ACGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily251.1
2) Several times a week642.7
3) Weekly53422.8
4) Several times a month24010.2
5) Once a month26511.3
6) Less than once a month46219.7
7) Never75332.1
Missing133 
TOTAL2343100.0
37) 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 (BQ15D) (ACFAMFRD)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily1867.9
2) Several times a week1887.9
3) Weekly30512.9
4) Several times a month32713.8
5) Once a month24110.2
6) Less than once a month55923.6
7) Never56223.7
Missing108 
TOTAL2368100.0
38) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read devotional materials or religious books (BQ15E) (ACBOOKS)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily33113.7
2) Several times a week25710.6
3) Weekly2319.6
4) Several times a month38215.8
5) Once a month33213.7
6) Less than once a month57923.9
7) Never30612.7
Missing58 
TOTAL2418100.0
39) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (BQ15F) (ACWEB)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily773.2
2) Several times a week1144.8
3) Weekly1405.9
4) Several times a month26511.1
5) Once a month25510.7
6) Less than once a month50621.2
7) Never103143.2
Missing88 
TOTAL2388100.0
40) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Said grace before meals (BQ15G) (ACGRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily102342.2
2) Several times a week31412.9
3) Weekly1235.1
4) Several times a month30812.7
5) Once a month1466.0
6) Less than once a month38916.0
7) Never1245.1
Missing49 
TOTAL2427100.0
41) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BQ16) (BIBLEVW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word35314.5
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context119248.9
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings86035.3
4) The Bible is not the word of God311.3
Missing40 
TOTAL2436100.0
42) How important is being part of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to you? (BQ17) (PCIMPORT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important88836.2
2) Important101241.2
3) Slightly important30312.3
4) Not important1696.9
5) Not sure823.3
Missing22 
TOTAL2454100.0
43) In states and territories of the United States where same-sex marriage is legal, should the PC(USA) permit Presbyterian ministers to perform same-sex marriage ceremonies? (BQ18) (SAMESEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes78031.7
2) Yes, as long as the ceremony takes place away from PC(USA) property and facilities632.6
3) No122249.7
4) Not sure39316.0
Missing18 
TOTAL2458100.0
44) What is your gender? (BQ19) (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female135555.0
2) Male110945.0
Missing12 
TOTAL2464100.0
45) Were you born a U.S. citizen? (BQ20) (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes238596.7
2) No823.3
Missing9 
TOTAL2467100.0
46) What is your current age? (BQ21) (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL243060.66715
47) What is your race or origin? White or Caucasian (BQ22_1) (RACEWHT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1767.1
1) Checked230092.9
TOTAL2476100.0
48) What is your race or origin? Black or African American (BQ22_2) (RACEBLK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked237896.0
1) Checked984.0
TOTAL2476100.0
49) What is your race or origin? Indian (American) or Alaska Native (BQ22_3) (RACEIND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked245499.1
1) Checked220.9
TOTAL2476100.0
50) What is your race or origin? Asian or Pacific Islander (BQ22_4) (RACEASN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked244698.8
1) Checked301.2
TOTAL2476100.0
51) What is your race or origin? Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (BQ22_5) (RACEHISP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked245699.2
1) Checked200.8
TOTAL2476100.0
52) What is your race or origin? Some other race (specify) (BQ22_6) (RACEOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked246799.6
1) Checked90.4
TOTAL2476100.0
53) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (BQ23) (PARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat74830.9
2) Independent55623.0
3) Republican103442.7
4) Other (specify)823.4
Missing56 
TOTAL2420100.0
54) What is your marital status? (BQ24) (MARRIED)
TOTAL%
1) Not married53922.0
2) Married190778.0
Missing30 
TOTAL2446100.0
55) Have you ever been married? No, never married (BQ24A_1) (MARNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked233094.1
1) Checked1465.9
TOTAL2476100.0
56) Have you ever been married? Yes, am now divorced (BQ24A_2) (MARDIVOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked232593.9
1) Checked1516.1
TOTAL2476100.0
57) Have you ever been married? Yes, am now widowed (BQ24A_3) (MARWIDOW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked220989.2
1) Checked26710.8
TOTAL2476100.0
58) Have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? No (BQ25_1) (PREVNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked110644.7
1) Checked137055.3
TOTAL2476100.0
59) Have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was divorced (BQ25_2) (PREVDIV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked212986.0
1) Checked34714.0
TOTAL2476100.0
60) Have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? Yes, was widowed (BQ25_3) (PREVWIDW)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked238596.3
1) Checked913.7
TOTAL2476100.0
61) How many children do you have? [If none, write 0 (zero). Include any legally adopted children; exclude stepchildren unless legally adopted.] (BQ26) (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None30612.6
1) 128811.8
2) 2106143.6
3) 353522.0
4) 41777.3
5) 5461.9
6) 6140.6
7) 750.2
9) 920.1
11) 1110.0
Missing41 
TOTAL2435100.0
62) If you live in a dormitory, nursing home, or other institutional housing, check this box. (BQ27) (PRSNSINT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked245799.2
1) Checked190.8
TOTAL2476100.0
63) [If PRSNSINT='Not checked'] Including yourself, how many persons live in your household? [Do not count students who live elsewhere while they attend college or university.] (BQ27A) (PRSNSNUM)
TOTAL%
1) 38615.9
2) 131754.2
3) 31312.9
4) 29011.9
5) 984.0
6) 180.7
7) 30.1
8) 20.1
11) 10.0
Missing48 
TOTAL2428100.0
64) 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.'] (BQ28) (PEOPLE)
TOTAL%
1) A single adult, living alone37515.6
2) A single adult, living with one or more children602.5
3) A married couple, no children in the household122450.8
4) A married couple, living with one or more children64826.9
5) Some other arrangement (please describe your household here)1044.3
Missing65 
TOTAL2411100.0
65) What is the highest level of education you have completed? (BQ29) (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school or less421.7
2) High school diploma2299.3
3) Some college, but no degree38615.7
4) Associate degree1586.4
5) Bachelor's degree62225.4
6) Some graduate work2309.4
7) Graduate degree78532.0
Missing24 
TOTAL2452100.0
66) Please indicate your employment status. Employed full-time (BQ30_1) (EMPFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked160864.9
1) Checked86835.1
TOTAL2476100.0
67) Please indicate your employment status. Employed part-time (BQ30_2) (EMPPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked222990.0
1) Checked24710.0
TOTAL2476100.0
68) Please indicate your employment status. Self-employed full-time (BQ30_3) (EMPSEFT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked231993.7
1) Checked1576.3
TOTAL2476100.0
69) Please indicate your employment status. Self-employed part-time (BQ30_4) (EMPSEPT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked236895.6
1) Checked1084.4
TOTAL2476100.0
70) Please indicate your employment status. Unemployed (BQ30_5) (EMPUNEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked242197.8
1) Checked552.2
TOTAL2476100.0
71) Please indicate your employment status. Retired (BQ30_6) (EMPRETRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked143457.9
1) Checked104242.1
TOTAL2476100.0
72) Please indicate your employment status. Full-time homemaker (BQ30_7) (EMPHOME)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked234394.6
1) Checked1335.4
TOTAL2476100.0
73) Please indicate your employment status. Student (BQ30_8) (EMPSTUDT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked243798.4
1) Checked391.6
TOTAL2476100.0
74) Please indicate your employment status. Other (specify) (BQ30_9) (EMPOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked242698.0
1) Checked502.0
TOTAL2476100.0
75) If you are employed full-time or part-time, or self-employed full-time or part-time, please indicate the average hours you worked per week over the past year. (BQ31) (HRSWRKD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL137037.95830
76) 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.] (BQ32) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000753.4
2) $20,000-$29,9991175.4
3) $30,000-$39,9991617.4
4) $40,000-$49,9991597.3
5) $50,000-$59,9991798.2
6) $60,000-$69,9991737.9
7) $70,000-$79,9991677.7
8) $80,000-$89,9991486.8
9) $90,000-$99,9991547.1
10) $100,000-$109,9991667.6
11) $110,000-$124,9991436.6
12) $125,000-$149,9991476.7
13) $150,00-$199,9991677.7
14) $200,000-$249,999964.4
15) $250,000 or more1295.9
Missing295 
TOTAL2181100.0
77) Did you or any other household family member fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (BQ33) (PLEDGE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes181874.4
2) No57223.4
3) Don't know532.2
Missing33 
TOTAL2443100.0
78) 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) (BQ34A) (GIVREG)
TOTAL%
1) No873.6
2) Yes231096.4
Missing79 
TOTAL2397100.0
79) [If GIVREG='Yes'] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ34A_1) (GIVREGHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL195118778.015120781
80) 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 (BQ34B) (GIVCAP)
TOTAL%
1) No128255.6
2) Yes102244.4
Missing172 
TOTAL2304100.0
81) [If GIVCAP='Yes'] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ34B_1) (GIVCAPHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL80024429.694148224
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 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 (BQ34C) (GIVSPC)
TOTAL%
1) No55423.9
2) Yes176576.1
Missing157 
TOTAL2319100.0
83) [If GIVSPC='Yes'] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ34C_1) (GIVSPCHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL144114884.415119845
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: Directly to the Presbyterian Church, (U.S.A.) or one of its ministries, such as Presbyterian Disaster Assistance (BQ34D) (GIVPC)
TOTAL%
1) No163472.4
2) Yes62327.6
Missing219 
TOTAL2257100.0
85) [If GIVPC='Yes'] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ34D_1) (GIVPCHM)
TOTAL%
0) 020.4
5) 540.8
10) 10194.0
15) 1540.8
20) 20306.3
25) 25469.7
30) 30112.3
40) 4091.9
50) 5010822.7
55) 5510.2
60) 6040.8
70) 7010.2
75) 7530.6
80) 8010.2
90) 9010.2
100) 10011424.0
150) 15091.9
160) 16010.2
175) 17510.2
200) 200418.6
250) 25020.4
300) 30081.7
350) 35020.4
400) 40040.8
500) 500173.6
560) 56010.2
1000) 100030.6
1200) 120010.2
1400) 140010.2
1435) 143510.2
1500) 150010.2
1600) 160010.2
2000) 200030.6
2500) 250010.2
3000) 300010.2
6000) 600010.2
7500) 750010.2
15000) 1500010.2
23000) 2300010.2
999999) Don't know142.9
Missing2001 
TOTAL475100.0
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: Directly to other religious groups or religious causes outside the PC(USA) (BQ34E) (GIVREL)
TOTAL%
1) No142562.5
2) Yes85637.5
Missing195 
TOTAL2281100.0
87) [If GIVREL='Yes'] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ34E_1) (GIVRELHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL67711643.925101309
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: To non-religious charities, community organizations, or social causes (United Way, Red Cross, arts group, etc.) (BQ34F) (GIVNON)
TOTAL%
1) No34214.6
2) Yes199985.4
Missing135 
TOTAL2341100.0
89) [If GIVNON='Yes'] If yes, estimate how much: (BQ34F_1) (GIVNONHM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL165912903.949106447
90) Identification number (CODE)
91) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Members104242.1
2) Elders143457.9
TOTAL2476100.0
92) Survey form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper185374.8
2) Form62325.2
TOTAL2476100.0
93) Group (GROUP)
94) State (STATE)
95) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast47819.3
2) Midwest68627.8
3) South98940.0
4) West31912.9
Missing4 
TOTAL2472100.0
96) Late (LATE)
TOTAL%
0) Not late246099.4
1) Came in after appendices done160.6
TOTAL2476100.0
97) I-AGE: What is your current age? (BQ21) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Under 351415.8
2) 35-4936615.1
3) 50-6488336.3
4) 65+104042.8
Missing46 
TOTAL2430100.0
98) I-ATTEND: Over the past year, how often have you [led or] attended Sunday worship [at your congregation]? (BQ6) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Every week44918.2
2) Nearly every week135054.9
3) 2–3 times a month36514.8
4) About once a month913.7
5) Several times, but less than once a month953.9
6) Seldom or never1114.5
Missing15 
TOTAL2461100.0
99) I-EDUC: What is the highest level of education you have completed? (BQ29) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school or less421.7
2) High school diploma61525.1
3) Associate degree1586.4
4) Bachelor's degree85234.7
5) Graduate degree78532.0
Missing24 
TOTAL2452100.0
100) I-GENDER: What is your gender? (BQ19) (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female135555.0
2) Male110945.0
Missing12 
TOTAL2464100.0
101) 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.) (BQ32) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000753.4
2) $20,000-$49,99943720.0
3) $50,000-$99,99982137.6
4) $100,000+84838.9
Missing295 
TOTAL2181100.0
102) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (BQ23) (for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat74830.9
2) Independent55623.0
3) Republican103442.7
4) Other (specify)823.4
Missing56 
TOTAL2420100.0