Presbyterian Panel Survey, May 2012 - Spiritual Growth Experiences and Church Retreats, All

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Have you had one particular learning or spiritual growth experience that had great significance in shaping your Christian life? (XIAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes139364.0
2) No65730.2
3) Do not remember1255.7
Missing15 
TOTAL2175100.0
2) If yes, in what setting did this experience take place? (EXPERNCE)
TOTAL%
1) Camp17412.7
2) Church school463.4
3) Conference1158.4
4) Home1309.5
5) Local mission work130.9
6) Mission trip outside of your local community1198.7
7) Retreat17712.9
8) Seminary564.1
9) Small group826.0
10) Worship1218.8
11) Youth group785.7
12) Other26019.0
Missing819 
TOTAL1371100.0
3) Who was instrumental in making this experience significant for you? Another person who participated with me (INSTRMNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked188085.8
1) Checked31014.2
TOTAL2190100.0
4) Who was instrumental in making this experience significant for you? Parent or other family member (INSTRMN1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked205493.8
1) Checked1366.2
TOTAL2190100.0
5) Who was instrumental in making this experience significant for you? Pastor or minister (INSTRMN2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked174979.9
1) Checked44120.1
TOTAL2190100.0
6) Who was instrumental in making this experience significant for you? Professor, teacher, or group leader (INSTRMN3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked177481.0
1) Checked41619.0
TOTAL2190100.0
7) Who was instrumental in making this experience significant for you? Other (INSTRMN4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked182083.1
1) Checked37016.9
TOTAL2190100.0
8) What was your age then? (AGETHEN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL132528.20716
9) What is your current age? (AGENOW)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL210359.32313
10) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Biblical interpretation and Bible study (AREA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked101046.1
1) Checked118053.9
TOTAL2190100.0
11) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Caring for the environment (AREA1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked196789.8
1) Checked22310.2
TOTAL2190100.0
12) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Church history (AREA2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked194088.6
1) Checked25011.4
TOTAL2190100.0
13) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) The church's role in society (AREA3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked133761.1
1) Checked85338.9
TOTAL2190100.0
14) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Connecting with immigrants (AREA4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked204193.2
1) Checked1496.8
TOTAL2190100.0
15) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Evangelism (AREA5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked175480.1
1) Checked43619.9
TOTAL2190100.0
16) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Marriage enrichment (AREA6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked202092.2
1) Checked1707.8
TOTAL2190100.0
17) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Marriage preparation (AREA7)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked214397.9
1) Checked472.1
TOTAL2190100.0
18) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Parenting and family life (AREA8)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked189486.5
1) Checked29613.5
TOTAL2190100.0
19) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Peacemaking (AREA9)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked186885.3
1) Checked32214.7
TOTAL2190100.0
20) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Prayer or meditation (AREA10)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134361.3
1) Checked84738.7
TOTAL2190100.0
21) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Racial-ethnic ministries (AREA11)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198290.5
1) Checked2089.5
TOTAL2190100.0
22) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Service to persons in the community with special needs (AREA12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked182583.3
1) Checked36516.7
TOTAL2190100.0
23) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Theology (AREA13)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked184384.2
1) Checked34715.8
TOTAL2190100.0
24) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Worship and the sacraments (AREA14)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked183083.6
1) Checked36016.4
TOTAL2190100.0
25) In which three of the following areas do you feel the greatest need to learn more about Christian faith and its relationship to life? (Please check only three.) Other (please specify) (AREA15)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked202592.5
1) Checked1657.5
TOTAL2190100.0
26) How important has the contribution of the following been to your understanding of Christian faith: camps? (CONTCAMP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important21011.1
2) Important52127.6
3) Somewhat important43623.1
4) Not important40321.4
5) Not sure or not applicable31716.8
Missing303 
TOTAL1887100.0
27) How important has the contribution of the following been to your understanding of Christian faith: church school experience? (IMPCHRCH)
TOTAL%
1) Very important34818.8
2) Important90548.8
3) Somewhat important46224.9
4) Not important945.1
5) Not sure or not applicable462.5
Missing335 
TOTAL1855100.0
28) How important has the contribution of the following been to your understanding of Christian faith: retreats? (IMPTREAT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23413.0
2) Important72940.5
3) Somewhat important46125.6
4) Not important19911.1
5) Not sure or not applicable1779.8
Missing390 
TOTAL1800100.0
29) How important has the contribution of the following been to your understanding of Christian faith: worship services & sermons? (WORSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important68143.3
2) Important74747.5
3) Somewhat important1288.1
4) Not important110.7
5) Not sure or not applicable40.3
Missing619 
TOTAL1571100.0
30) How important has the contribution of the following been to your understanding of Christian faith: other learning experiences provided by your congregation? (IMPCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Very important20210.8
2) Important93049.6
3) Somewhat important50326.8
4) Not important995.3
5) Not sure or not applicable1427.6
Missing314 
TOTAL1876100.0
31) How important has the contribution of the following been to your understanding of Christian faith: other learning experiences provided by a group outside congregation? (OUTGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important1679.0
2) Important66235.7
3) Somewhat important52928.5
4) Not important22612.2
5) Not sure or not applicable27014.6
Missing336 
TOTAL1854100.0
32) How important has the contribution of the following been to your understanding of Christian faith: other? (OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11830.9
2) Important5614.7
3) Somewhat important112.9
4) Not important112.9
5) Not sure or not applicable18648.7
Missing1808 
TOTAL382100.0
33) How important is the contribution made by the following to the development of young adults: camps? (DEVCAMPS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important73735.1
2) Important79137.6
3) Somewhat important37217.7
4) Not important813.9
5) Not sure or not applicable1215.8
Missing88 
TOTAL2102100.0
34) How important is the contribution made by the following to the development of young adults: church school experience? (DEVCHRCH)
TOTAL%
1) Very important75335.6
2) Important89742.5
3) Somewhat important37317.7
4) Not important512.4
5) Not sure or not applicable391.8
Missing77 
TOTAL2113100.0
35) How important is the contribution made by the following to the development of young adults: retreats? (DEVTREAT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important73334.9
2) Important84540.2
3) Somewhat important37517.9
4) Not important552.6
5) Not sure or not applicable924.4
Missing90 
TOTAL2100100.0
36) How important is the contribution made by the following to the development of young adults: worship services and sermons? (DEVSERMN)
TOTAL%
1) Very important78737.7
2) Important88242.2
3) Somewhat important35917.2
4) Not important321.5
5) Not sure or not applicable291.4
Missing101 
TOTAL2089100.0
37) How important is the contribution made by the following to the development of young adults: other learning experiences provided by your congregation? (DEVCONG)
TOTAL%
1) Very important54626.1
2) Important100648.2
3) Somewhat important36817.6
4) Not important351.7
5) Not sure or not applicable1336.4
Missing102 
TOTAL2088100.0
38) How important is the contribution made by the following to the development of young adults: other learning experiences provided by a group outside congregation? (OUTSIDEV)
TOTAL%
1) Very important35517.3
2) Important81739.8
3) Somewhat important55827.2
4) Not important1055.1
5) Not sure or not applicable21810.6
Missing137 
TOTAL2053100.0
39) How important is the contribution made by the following to the development of young adults: other? (DEVOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17041.6
2) Important379.0
3) Somewhat important112.7
4) Not important20.5
5) Not sure or not applicable18946.2
Missing1781 
TOTAL409100.0
40) If you are a teaching elder (also known as a minister of Word and Sacrament) who is not involved in a PC(USA) congregation, please check here (CHECK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked205693.9
1) Checked1346.1
TOTAL2190100.0
41) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) Additional recreational equipment for children and youth (PRIORITY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked190186.8
1) Checked28913.2
TOTAL2190100.0
42) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) Expanded Internet access in the church building (PRIORIT1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198790.7
1) Checked2039.3
TOTAL2190100.0
43) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) Greater accessibility of church facilities (for example, adding ramps and elevators) (PRIORIT2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked169877.5
1) Checked49222.5
TOTAL2190100.0
44) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) Improvements to the building to make it more energy efficient (PRIORIT3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked177581.1
1) Checked41518.9
TOTAL2190100.0
45) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) New audio-visual equipment (for example, to project words or images during worship or other events) (PRIORIT4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked156871.6
1) Checked62228.4
TOTAL2190100.0
46) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) New books (PRIORIT5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked205994.0
1) Checked1316.0
TOTAL2190100.0
47) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) New computer equipment and software (for example, a tablet computer) (PRIORIT6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked193988.5
1) Checked25111.5
TOTAL2190100.0
48) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) New DVDs or videos (PRIORIT7)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked203392.8
1) Checked1577.2
TOTAL2190100.0
49) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) New smartphone (for example, an iPhone) (PRIORIT8)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked216598.9
1) Checked251.1
TOTAL2190100.0
50) Which two items from the list below would you make the highest priority? (Please check only two.) Scholarships to attend camps, conferences, or other denominational events (PRIORIT9)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88040.2
1) Checked131059.8
TOTAL2190100.0
51) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) Additional recreational equipment for children and youth (PRIOR10)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked183984.0
1) Checked35116.0
TOTAL2190100.0
52) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) Expanded Internet access in the church building (PRIOR11)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked177981.2
1) Checked41118.8
TOTAL2190100.0
53) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) Greater accessibility of church facilities (for example, adding ramps and elevators) (PRIOR12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked198890.8
1) Checked2029.2
TOTAL2190100.0
54) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) Improvements to the building to make it more energy efficient (PRIOR13)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked191587.4
1) Checked27512.6
TOTAL2190100.0
55) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) New audio-visual equipment (for example, to project words or images during worship or other events) (PRIOR14)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked195489.2
1) Checked23610.8
TOTAL2190100.0
56) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) New books (PRIOR15)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked173979.4
1) Checked45120.6
TOTAL2190100.0
57) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) New computer equipment and software (for example, a tablet computer) (PRIOR16)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked196889.9
1) Checked22210.1
TOTAL2190100.0
58) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) New DVDs or videos (PRIOR17)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked185484.7
1) Checked33615.3
TOTAL2190100.0
59) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) New smartphone (for example, an iPhone) (PRIOR18)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked87640.0
1) Checked131460.0
TOTAL2190100.0
60) Which two items from the list below would you make the lowest priority? (Please check only two.) Scholarships to attend camps, conferences, or other denominational events (PRIOR19)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked205293.7
1) Checked1386.3
TOTAL2190100.0
61) Suppose your congregation is planning an overnight retreat. As a participant, you are expected to pay part of the costs (for example, the registration fees). How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: Christian faith and Christians relationship to the environment? (RETREAT)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely1809.3
2) Likely36218.7
3) Somewhat likely58230.1
4) Not very likely50526.2
5) Not at all likely27714.3
6) Do not know251.3
Missing259 
TOTAL1931100.0
62) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: congregational use of emerging technologies and social media? (RETREAT1)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely1568.0
2) Likely46023.7
3) Somewhat likely60531.2
4) Not very likely44923.1
5) Not at all likely24312.5
6) Do not know271.4
Missing250 
TOTAL1940100.0
63) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: connecting with youth and young adults in your congregation or your community? (RETREAT2)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely43522.2
2) Likely70235.8
3) Somewhat likely52026.5
4) Not very likely21010.7
5) Not at all likely723.7
6) Do not know201.0
Missing231 
TOTAL1959100.0
64) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: cultural trends? (RETREAT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely1919.9
2) Likely53928.1
3) Somewhat likely58630.5
4) Not very likely39620.6
5) Not at all likely1809.4
6) Do not know291.5
Missing269 
TOTAL1921100.0
65) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: developing competency in interpreting the Bible? (RETREAT4)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely44823.1
2) Likely67134.5
3) Somewhat likely48925.2
4) Not very likely20410.5
5) Not at all likely1135.8
6) Do not know180.9
Missing247 
TOTAL1943100.0
66) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: leading a deeper spiritual life? (RETREAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely72036.7
2) Likely67934.6
3) Somewhat likely37419.0
4) Not very likely1045.3
5) Not at all likely703.6
6) Do not know170.9
Missing226 
TOTAL1964100.0
67) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: ministering one another within the congregation? (RETREAT6)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely45023.0
2) Likely70736.1
3) Somewhat likely50625.8
4) Not very likely1939.9
5) Not at all likely864.4
6) Do not know160.8
Missing232 
TOTAL1958100.0
68) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: ministering to and advocating for persons with special needs? (RETREAT7)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely21711.2
2) Likely49025.2
3) Somewhat likely66134.1
4) Not very likely42722.0
5) Not at all likely1206.2
6) Do not know261.3
Missing249 
TOTAL1941100.0
69) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: reworking a congregations mission and identity? (RETREAT8)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely37619.3
2) Likely59130.3
3) Somewhat likely51626.4
4) Not very likely31015.9
5) Not at all likely1336.8
6) Do not know251.3
Missing239 
TOTAL1951100.0
70) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: sharing your faith (evangelism)? (RETREAT9)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely33417.2
2) Likely57229.4
3) Somewhat likely49625.5
4) Not very likely36718.8
5) Not at all likely1558.0
6) Do not know231.2
Missing243 
TOTAL1947100.0
71) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: training for mission in the United States? (RETRT10)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely1708.7
2) Likely36218.6
3) Somewhat likely53027.2
4) Not very likely51526.5
5) Not at all likely33617.3
6) Do not know331.7
Missing244 
TOTAL1946100.0
72) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: training for international mission? (RETRT11)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely1427.3
2) Likely26213.6
3) Somewhat likely42321.9
4) Not very likely54728.3
5) Not at all likely52227.0
6) Do not know361.9
Missing258 
TOTAL1932100.0
73) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: understanding the congregations role in U.S. and global issues? (RETRT12)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely20410.5
2) Likely41621.4
3) Somewhat likely60431.1
4) Not very likely41421.3
5) Not at all likely27914.4
6) Do not know271.4
Missing246 
TOTAL1944100.0
74) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: worship and preaching in the life of the congregation? (RETRT13)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely42621.9
2) Likely57229.4
3) Somewhat likely48224.8
4) Not very likely29014.9
5) Not at all likely1568.0
6) Do not know180.9
Missing246 
TOTAL1944100.0
75) How likely is it that you would attend a retreat if subject of retreat was: Other (please specify)? (RETRT14)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely5522.7
2) Likely229.1
3) Somewhat likely41.7
4) Not very likely41.7
5) Not at all likely177.0
6) Do not know14057.9
Missing1948 
TOTAL242100.0
76) During the past two years, has your congregation or a group in your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp: that everyone in the congregation was eligible to attend? (ELIGIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74151.0
2) No52936.4
3) Do not know18312.6
Missing737 
TOTAL1453100.0
77) During the past two years, has your congregation or a group in your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp: for a specific group or category of people within the congregation? (SPECIFIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes133376.9
2) No24914.4
3) Do not know1528.8
Missing456 
TOTAL1734100.0
78) If yes, for which group or groups of people in it has your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp in the past two years? (Please check all that apply.) Church staff (CHRCHSTF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked185484.7
1) Checked33615.3
TOTAL2190100.0
79) If yes, for which group or groups of people in it has your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp in the past two years? (Please check all that apply.) Elders (ELDERS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked156371.4
1) Checked62728.6
TOTAL2190100.0
80) If yes, for which group or groups of people in it has your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp in the past two years? (Please check all that apply.) Adult men (ADULTMEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked185284.6
1) Checked33815.4
TOTAL2190100.0
81) If yes, for which group or groups of people in it has your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp in the past two years? (Please check all that apply.) Adult women (ADLTWMEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked159072.6
1) Checked60027.4
TOTAL2190100.0
82) If yes, for which group or groups of people in it has your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp in the past two years? (Please check all that apply.) Youth (13 to 19 years old) (YOUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked119654.6
1) Checked99445.4
TOTAL2190100.0
83) If yes, for which group or groups of people in it has your congregation organized or promoted a retreat or an activity at a camp in the past two years? (Please check all that apply.) Other (TRTOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked196889.9
1) Checked22210.1
TOTAL2190100.0
84) In the past two years have you been involved in planning a retreat or an activity at a camp for your congregation or a group in it? (Please check only one.) (PLNTREAT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51826.1
2) No, no such retreat or activity offered58929.7
3) No, for another reason87644.2
Missing207 
TOTAL1983100.0
85) In the past two years have you personally participated with others from your congregation in a retreat or an activity at a camp? (Please check only one.) (PARTICIP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes78139.1
2) No, none offered for which I was eligible52726.4
3) No, for another reason68834.5
Missing194 
TOTAL1996100.0
86) How likely is your congregation or a group in it to organize or promote a retreat or an activity at a camp in the next two years? (LIKELIHD)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely95647.9
2) Somewhat likely47423.7
3) Not very likely29714.9
4) Not at all likely1386.9
5) Do not know1326.6
Missing193 
TOTAL1997100.0
87) If in the next two years your congregation or a group in it were to organize or promote a retreat or an activity at a camp that you were eligible to attend, how likely would you be to attend? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely75737.9
2) Somewhat likely71435.7
3) Not very likely32016.0
4) Not at all likely1447.2
5) Do not know633.2
Missing192 
TOTAL1998100.0
88) During the past ten years, have you attended a retreat, conference, class, or seminar at one of these PC(USA) conference centers? (Check all that apply.) Yes, at Ghost Ranch Education and Retreat Center in Abiquiu, New Mexico (PCUSA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked207594.7
1) Checked1155.3
TOTAL2190100.0
89) During the past ten years, have you attended a retreat, conference, class, or seminar at one of these PC(USA) conference centers? (Check all that apply.) Yes, at Ghost Ranch Conference Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico (now closed) (PCUSA1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked214097.7
1) Checked502.3
TOTAL2190100.0
90) During the past ten years, have you attended a retreat, conference, class, or seminar at one of these PC(USA) conference centers? (Check all that apply.) Yes, at Montreat Conference Center in Montreat, North Carolina (PCUSA2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked179081.7
1) Checked40018.3
TOTAL2190100.0
91) During the past ten years, have you attended a retreat, conference, class, or seminar at one of these PC(USA) conference centers? (Check all that apply.) Yes, at Stony Point Center in Stony Point, New York (PCUSA3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked207194.6
1) Checked1195.4
TOTAL2190100.0
92) During the past ten years, have you attended a retreat, conference, class, or seminar at one of these PC(USA) conference centers? (Check all that apply.) No (PCUSA4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked56525.8
1) Checked162574.2
TOTAL2190100.0
93) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Air-conditioning (AC)
TOTAL%
1) Essential47122.7
2) Important96746.5
3) Not important46822.5
4) Not a consideration1436.9
5) Do not know291.4
Missing112 
TOTAL2078100.0
94) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Air conditioning supplied at least partially by renewable energy sources such as solar power or wind power (RENEWABL)
TOTAL%
1) Essential793.9
2) Important59129.2
3) Not important68834.0
4) Not a consideration60730.0
5) Do not know562.8
Missing169 
TOTAL2021100.0
95) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Central heating (HEATING)
TOTAL%
1) Essential52425.6
2) Important112755.1
3) Not important27413.4
4) Not a consideration964.7
5) Do not know251.2
Missing144 
TOTAL2046100.0
96) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Central heating supplied at least partially by renewable energy sources such as solar power or wind power (RENEW)
TOTAL%
1) Essential874.3
2) Important60430.1
3) Not important66133.0
4) Not a consideration59529.7
5) Do not know582.9
Missing185 
TOTAL2005100.0
97) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Daily maid and laundry services (DAILMAID)
TOTAL%
1) Essential221.0
2) Important1336.3
3) Not important121657.9
4) Not a consideration71534.0
5) Do not know150.7
Missing89 
TOTAL2101100.0
98) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Exercise room (EXERCISE)
TOTAL%
1) Essential321.5
2) Important25412.2
3) Not important110853.3
4) Not a consideration66732.1
5) Do not know160.8
Missing113 
TOTAL2077100.0
99) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Indoor sleeping facility (versus camping) (SLEEPING)
TOTAL%
1) Essential73735.0
2) Important103249.0
3) Not important25212.0
4) Not a consideration713.4
5) Do not know150.7
Missing83 
TOTAL2107100.0
100) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Large assembly hall or meeting space (ASSEMBLY)
TOTAL%
1) Essential45521.7
2) Important118456.4
3) Not important35116.7
4) Not a consideration894.2
5) Do not know190.9
Missing92 
TOTAL2098100.0
101) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Linens and towels provided (LINENS)
TOTAL%
1) Essential1858.8
2) Important70533.6
3) Not important91943.8
4) Not a consideration27413.1
5) Do not know160.8
Missing91 
TOTAL2099100.0
102) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Located within 100 miles of your church (MILES100)
TOTAL%
1) Essential35717.0
2) Important111753.1
3) Not important52124.8
4) Not a consideration894.2
5) Do not know180.9
Missing88 
TOTAL2102100.0
103) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Meals provided by the host facility (PROVIDED)
TOTAL%
1) Essential39518.8
2) Important127560.8
3) Not important35216.8
4) Not a consideration582.8
5) Do not know160.8
Missing94 
TOTAL2096100.0
104) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Meals provided by the host facility with an emphasis on locally produced or Fair Trade food (PROVIDE)
TOTAL%
1) Essential1075.2
2) Important62630.4
3) Not important80138.8
4) Not a consideration49023.8
5) Do not know381.8
Missing128 
TOTAL2062100.0
105) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Motel-like sleeping facility (versus dorm-style) (SLEEPY)
TOTAL%
1) Essential29814.3
2) Important85540.9
3) Not important77136.9
4) Not a consideration1436.8
5) Do not know221.1
Missing101 
TOTAL2089100.0
106) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Outdoor team-building or challenge course? (CHALLENG)
TOTAL%
1) Essential331.6
2) Important46422.3
3) Not important112053.8
4) Not a consideration42920.6
5) Do not know371.8
Missing107 
TOTAL2083100.0
107) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Picnic facilities (PICNIC)
TOTAL%
1) Essential462.2
2) Important60128.7
3) Not important112453.6
4) Not a consideration29714.2
5) Do not know291.4
Missing93 
TOTAL2097100.0
108) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Presbyterian affiliation? (PRESB)
TOTAL%
1) Essential1256.0
2) Important68832.8
3) Not important101248.2
4) Not a consideration25812.3
5) Do not know170.8
Missing90 
TOTAL2100100.0
109) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Private baths (PRIVATE)
TOTAL%
1) Essential37918.1
2) Important102048.6
3) Not important61429.3
4) Not a consideration723.4
5) Do not know130.6
Missing92 
TOTAL2098100.0
110) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Private group kitchen for meals or snacks (SNACKS)
TOTAL%
1) Essential592.8
2) Important65231.3
3) Not important114955.1
4) Not a consideration2019.6
5) Do not know251.2
Missing104 
TOTAL2086100.0
111) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Recreational activities (RECREAT)
TOTAL%
1) Essential1838.7
2) Important113654.2
3) Not important63330.2
4) Not a consideration1266.0
5) Do not know180.9
Missing94 
TOTAL2096100.0
112) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Rural setting (RURAL)
TOTAL%
1) Essential1135.4
2) Important76636.7
3) Not important100548.1
4) Not a consideration1808.6
5) Do not know251.2
Missing101 
TOTAL2089100.0
113) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Separate building or area for your group (SEPARATE)
TOTAL%
1) Essential1004.8
2) Important92744.5
3) Not important91043.7
4) Not a consideration1266.1
5) Do not know180.9
Missing109 
TOTAL2081100.0
114) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Single-occupancy rooms available (OCCUPANT)
TOTAL%
1) Essential24011.4
2) Important89642.7
3) Not important82839.4
4) Not a consideration1175.6
5) Do not know190.9
Missing90 
TOTAL2100100.0
115) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Swimming pool (SWIMMING)
TOTAL%
1) Essential391.9
2) Important27613.1
3) Not important133763.7
4) Not a consideration42720.3
5) Do not know211.0
Missing90 
TOTAL2100100.0
116) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Telephone in each room (TELEPHON)
TOTAL%
1) Essential281.3
2) Important1155.5
3) Not important133963.8
4) Not a consideration60628.9
5) Do not know120.6
Missing90 
TOTAL2100100.0
117) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Television in each room (TV)
TOTAL%
1) Essential351.7
2) Important1848.7
3) Not important124859.3
4) Not a consideration62229.6
5) Do not know150.7
Missing86 
TOTAL2104100.0
118) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Wireless Internet access in a public place (WIRELESS)
TOTAL%
1) Essential22310.6
2) Important91643.5
3) Not important67432.0
4) Not a consideration27513.1
5) Do not know190.9
Missing83 
TOTAL2107100.0
119) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Wireless Internet in each room (EACHROOM)
TOTAL%
1) Essential854.1
2) Important35617.2
3) Not important119057.4
4) Not a consideration42220.4
5) Do not know190.9
Missing118 
TOTAL2072100.0
120) How important would it be to you, personally, that the location of an overnight church retreat you were to attend had each of the following facilities or features? Other (ATTNDOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Essential4236.8
2) Important1916.7
3) Not important2219.3
4) Not a consideration2320.2
5) Do not know87.0
Missing2076 
TOTAL114100.0
121) What is your gender? (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female101947.5
2) Male112752.5
Missing44 
TOTAL2146100.0
122) SURVEY NUMBER (SURVEY)
123) CHECKED (CHECKED)
TOTAL%
1) 1128100.0
Missing1062 
TOTAL1128100.0
124) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Members47221.6
2) Elders79636.3
3) All Clergy92242.1
TOTAL2190100.0
125) Survey form (SURVEY1)
TOTAL%
1) Paper112751.5
2) Web106348.5
TOTAL2190100.0