Presbyterian Panel Survey, 2015-2017 - Background Survey, Clergy

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Panel ID (PANELID)
2) Status in church (LEADSTATUS) (LEADSTAT)
TOTAL%
3) Pastor93768.3
4) Specialized Minister43531.7
TOTAL1372100.0
3) Sampled or volunteer (VOLUNTEER) (VOLUNTR)
TOTAL%
0) No105276.7
1) Yes32023.3
TOTAL1372100.0
4) Type of survey completed (TSURVEY)
TOTAL%
0) Paper51737.7
1) Web sample51037.2
2) Web Korean70.5
3) Web volunteer33124.2
4) Member survey50.4
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
5) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) BD (TQ1A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked132096.4
1) Checked503.6
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
6) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) MDiv (TQ1B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1269.2
1) Checked124490.8
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
7) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) ThM (TQ1C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked128693.9
1) Checked846.1
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
8) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) MA (TQ1D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked128193.5
1) Checked896.5
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
9) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) MATS (TQ1E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked135899.1
1) Checked120.9
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
10) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) DMin (TQ1F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked106677.8
1) Checked30422.2
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
11) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) DD (TQ1G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked136099.3
1) Checked100.7
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
12) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) PhD (TQ1H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked129394.4
1) Checked775.6
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
13) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) Other (Specify) (TQ1I)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134398.0
1) Checked272.0
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
14) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) Other text (TQ1TEXT)
15) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. In what year were you ordained as a teaching elder? (yyyy) (TQ2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13541994.6713
16) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. In what denomination were you ordained? (TQ3)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or one of its predecessor denominations131196.3
2) Other (Specify)513.7
Missing10 
TOTAL1362100.0
17) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. In what denomination were you ordained? Other text (TQ3TEXT)
18) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Before entering seminary, were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (TQ4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes57242.2
2) No78557.8
Missing15 
TOTAL1357100.0
19) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Pastoral leader of a congregation (TQ5A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked37727.5
1) Checked99372.5
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
20) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) A non-pastoral position in a congregation (TQ5B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134698.2
1) Checked241.8
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
21) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Faculty or staff at a seminary or theological school (TQ5C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked132997.0
1) Checked413.0
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
22) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Faculty or staff at another educational institution (TQ5D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked132997.0
1) Checked413.0
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
23) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Chaplain in the military (TQ5E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked135799.1
1) Checked130.9
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
24) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Chaplain in a hospital or other health-care facility (TQ5F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked129094.2
1) Checked805.8
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
25) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Other chaplain (Specify) (TQ5G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134398.0
1) Checked272.0
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
26) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) PC(USA) national, synod, or presbytery staff (TQ5H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked129694.6
1) Checked745.4
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
27) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Staff of an ecumenical or non-denominational agency (TQ5I)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked135799.1
1) Checked130.9
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
28) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Professional pastoral counselor (TQ5J)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked135498.8
1) Checked161.2
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
29) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Other employment with a religious organization (Specify) (TQ5K)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131696.1
1) Checked543.9
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
30) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) All other (including secular) employment (Specify) (TQ5L)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked128193.5
1) Checked896.5
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
31) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Unemployed (TQ5M)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked133997.7
1) Checked312.3
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
32) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Retired (TQ5N)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked128693.9
1) Checked846.1
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
33) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Other chaplain text (TQ5GTEXT)
34) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Other employment with a religious organization text (TQ5KTEXT)
35) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) All other (including secular) employment text (TQ5LTEXT)
36) About how many hours per week do you work in total paid employment? (HRSWRKR)
TOTAL%
2) 20.2
3) 20.2
4) 10.1
5) 10.1
6) 10.1
8) 10.1
10) 121.1
12) 10.1
15) 70.7
16) 30.3
18) 30.3
19) 50.5
20) 343.2
22) 10.1
23) 20.2
24) 131.2
25) 262.4
27) 10.1
28) 30.3
29) 10.1
30) 292.7
32) 70.7
33) 30.3
34) 20.2
35) 242.2
38) 20.2
40) 29627.5
41) 20.2
42) 30.3
44) 10.1
45) 837.7
46) 30.3
48) 282.6
50) 23922.2
52) 30.3
53) 30.3
54) 20.2
55) 615.7
56) 10.1
57) 10.1
58) 50.5
60) 11310.5
62) 10.1
63) 10.1
65) 212.0
67) 10.1
70) 131.2
72) 10.1
75) 10.1
80) 60.6
Missing296 
TOTAL1076100.0
37) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor? (Include congregations you are serving as a stated or temporary supply pastor.) (TQ7)
TOTAL%
1) One91694.2
2) Two or more565.8
Missing400 
TOTAL972100.0
38) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Paid hours per week. (TQ8A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL94941.80313
39) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Unpaid hours per week. (TQ8B)
TOTAL%
0) 7115.9
1) 20.4
2) 40.9
3) 51.1
4) 51.1
5) 439.6
6) 81.8
7) 40.9
8) 122.7
9) 10.2
10) 12127.1
12) 102.2
13) 10.2
15) 398.7
16) 10.2
17) 10.2
18) 40.9
20) 5712.8
22) 10.2
25) 163.6
26) 10.2
27) 10.2
30) 122.7
35) 20.4
37) 10.2
40) 122.7
45) 20.4
48) 10.2
50) 20.4
53) 10.2
55) 10.2
60) 40.9
Missing926 
TOTAL446100.0
40) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Paid and unpaid hours per week (TQ8TOTAL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL95747.32814
41) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Pastor (TQ9A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked70851.7
1) Checked66248.3
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
42) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Associate pastor (TQ9B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked123089.8
1) Checked14010.2
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
43) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Worshiping community leader (TQ9C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked133797.6
1) Checked332.4
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
44) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Co-pastor (TQ9D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134097.8
1) Checked302.2
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
45) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Stated or temporary supply pastor (TQ9E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked129094.2
1) Checked805.8
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
46) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Interim pastor (TQ9F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked130595.3
1) Checked654.7
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
47) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Designated pastor (TQ9G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked135999.2
1) Checked110.8
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
48) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Parish associate (TQ9H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134998.5
1) Checked211.5
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
49) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Other (specify) (TQ9I)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134798.3
1) Checked231.7
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
50) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Other text (TQ9TEXT)
51) Is the congregation or other organization where you are employed affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (TQ10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes109684.5
2) No18314.1
3) I am employed with two or more congregations or organizations and at least one of them is affiliated with the PC (USA) and at least one is not181.4
Missing75 
TOTAL1297100.0
52) Over the past year, how often have you led or attended Sunday worship? (Select one) (TQ11)
TOTAL%
1) Every week113383.1
2) 2-3 times a month1168.5
3) About once a month503.7
4) Occasionally or only for holidays/special occasions463.4
5) Never (Skip to TQ12)191.4
Missing8 
TOTAL1364100.0
53) Have you worshiped at a PC(USA) congregation a majority of these times? (TQ11A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes121992.4
2) No1007.6
Missing53 
TOTAL1319100.0
54) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (If you were part of more than one faith or denomination as a child, answer by selecting the one in which you were most involved.) (CHILDFAITH) (CHLDFAIT)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist936.8
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)90.7
3) Episcopal191.4
4) Lutheran372.7
5) Methodist755.5
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA86963.4
7) Other Presbyterian282.0
8) Reformed231.7
9) Roman Catholic443.2
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregationalist)231.7
11) Independent or non-denominational312.3
12) Other Christian634.6
13) Other non-Christian50.4
14) None513.7
Missing2 
TOTAL1370100.0
55) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (If you were part of more than one faith or denomination as a child, answer by selecting the one in which you were most involved.) - other Christian (specify) (CHILDFAITHTEXT) (CHLDTEXT)
56) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (If you were part of more than one faith or denomination as a child, answer by selecting the one in which you were most involved.) - other non-Christian (specify) (CHILDFAITHTEXT2) (CHLDTXT2)
57) How old were you when you first began regularly attending a Presbyterian church? (If less than one year old, write 0 (zero).) (AGEPCUSA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL135610.3113
58) The next set of questions asks about matters of faith and belief. Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative423.1
2) Conservative22516.6
3) Moderate46534.2
4) Liberal43532.0
5) Very liberal19214.1
Missing13 
TOTAL1359100.0
59) The PC(USA) recently began to permit Presbyterian ministers to perform same-sex marriages. Do you personally agree that Presbyterian ministers should be allowed to perform same-sex marriages? (SAMESEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes91166.9
2) Yes, as long as the ceremony takes place away from PC(USA) church property and facilities201.5
3) No33724.7
4) Not sure946.9
Missing10 
TOTAL1362100.0
60) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. There is a life beyond death. (LIFEBEYOND) (LIFBEYND)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree110.8
2) 2191.4
3) 360.4
4) 4423.1
5) 5745.5
6) 617112.6
7) Strongly agree103276.2
Missing17 
TOTAL1355100.0
61) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Jesus will return to Earth someday. (JESUSRETURN) (JESURTRN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree493.7
2) 2584.4
3) 3513.8
4) 414811.1
5) 51289.6
6) 617813.4
7) Strongly agree71954.0
Missing41 
TOTAL1331100.0
62) 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. (INDBELIEFS) (INDBELFS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree30024.0
2) 238831.0
3) 319115.3
4) 417313.8
5) 5645.1
6) 6695.5
7) Strongly agree665.3
Missing121 
TOTAL1251100.0
63) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. All the world's different religions equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth. (RELIGEQUAL) (RELIEQUL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree33026.5
2) 226221.1
3) 317313.9
4) 417414.0
5) 51239.9
6) 61028.2
7) Strongly agree796.4
Missing129 
TOTAL1243100.0
64) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (FOLLOWJESUS) (FLWJESUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree39832.4
2) 218014.7
3) 3967.8
4) 415512.6
5) 5725.9
6) 61129.1
7) Strongly agree21417.4
Missing145 
TOTAL1227100.0
65) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read the Bible privately. (READBIBLE) (READBIBL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily59844.0
2) Several times a week45633.5
3) Weekly14010.3
4) Several times a month876.4
5) Once a month332.4
6) Less than once a month352.6
7) Never110.8
Missing12 
TOTAL1360100.0
66) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Prayed privately (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily105377.3
2) Several times a week22016.2
3) Weekly463.4
4) Several times a month251.8
5) Once a month50.4
6) Less than once a month110.8
7) Never20.1
Missing10 
TOTAL1362100.0
67) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Attended a Bible study or prayer group (BIBLESTUDY) (BIBLSTUD)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily372.8
2) Several times a week1329.8
3) Weekly52238.8
4) Several times a month18413.7
5) Once a month15211.3
6) Less than once a month21315.8
7) Never1047.7
Missing28 
TOTAL1344100.0
68) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Otherwise read Bible or prayed with family or friends (FELLOWSHIP) (FELWSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily24718.5
2) Several times a week27620.6
3) Weekly26419.7
4) Several times a month19614.6
5) Once a month1057.8
6) Less than once a month17613.2
7) Never745.5
Missing34 
TOTAL1338100.0
69) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read devotional materials or religious books (DEVOTIONAL) (DEVOTION)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily39529.3
2) Several times a week38728.7
3) Weekly21215.7
4) Several times a month16512.2
5) Once a month816.0
6) Less than once a month846.2
7) Never231.7
Missing25 
TOTAL1347100.0
70) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (RELIGINTERNET) (RELINTN)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily45733.8
2) Several times a week39829.4
3) Weekly17212.7
4) Several times a month1138.4
5) Once a month594.4
6) Less than once a month967.1
7) Never584.3
Missing19 
TOTAL1353100.0
71) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Said grace before meals (SAIDGRACE) (SAIDGRAC)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily90066.1
2) Several times a week22116.2
3) Weekly634.6
4) Several times a month856.2
5) Once a month302.2
6) Less than once a month463.4
7) Never171.2
Missing10 
TOTAL1362100.0
72) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Met with other teaching elders in a pastoral support or peer group (TEACHINGELDER) (TEACHELD)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily221.6
2) Several times a week282.1
3) Weekly13910.3
4) Several times a month17412.9
5) Once a month43332.2
6) Less than once a month37327.7
7) Never17713.2
Missing26 
TOTAL1346100.0
73) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Met with a spiritual director and/or coach (SPIRITUALDIR) (SPIRDIRC)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily50.4
2) Several times a week70.5
3) Weekly171.3
4) Several times a month473.5
5) Once a month18313.5
6) Less than once a month33524.6
7) Never76656.3
Missing12 
TOTAL1360100.0
74) Which statement comes closest to your view of Bible? (Fill in only one circle) (BIBLEVIEW) (BIBLVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word.251.9
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.54440.3
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.32924.4
4) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted with the help of the Holy Spirit.44132.7
5) The Bible is not the word of God.110.8
Missing22 
TOTAL1350100.0
75) How important is being part of Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to you? (BELONGPCUSA) (BLGPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Very important68950.5
2) Important46534.1
3) Slightly important1339.8
4) Not important594.3
5) Not sure181.3
Missing8 
TOTAL1364100.0
76) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Which of the following best describes your gender? (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female54740.5
2) Male80359.4
3) Other10.1
Missing21 
TOTAL1351100.0
77) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Which of the following best describes your gender? Other (specify) (GNDRTEXT)
78) What is your citizenship history? (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) I was born a United States citizen128895.3
2) I was not born a United States citizen but I am a citizen now473.5
3) I am not a United States citizen but I am working towards becoming one90.7
4) I am not a United States citizen and don't plan to become one70.5
Missing21 
TOTAL1351100.0
79) What is your current age? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL135154.35311
80) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked133197.0
1) Checked413.0
TOTAL1372100.0
81) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): White (WHITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked15611.4
1) Checked121688.6
TOTAL1372100.0
82) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Black or African American (BLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked132696.6
1) Checked463.4
TOTAL1372100.0
83) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): African immigrant (AFRICANIMM) (AFRCNIMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked137199.9
1) Checked10.1
TOTAL1372100.0
84) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Korean (KOREAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134297.8
1) Checked302.2
TOTAL1372100.0
85) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Asian but not Korean (ASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134297.8
1) Checked302.2
TOTAL1372100.0
86) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Native American (NATIVEAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked135698.8
1) Checked161.2
TOTAL1372100.0
87) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Middle Eastern (MIDEASTERN) (MIDEASTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked136799.6
1) Checked50.4
TOTAL1372100.0
88) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Other (OTHERRACE) (OTHRRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked134598.0
1) Checked272.0
TOTAL1372100.0
89) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.): Other (specify) (OTHERRACETEXT) (OTHRTEXT)
90) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat73354.5
2) Independent24318.1
3) Republican18013.4
4) Other181.3
5) I don't identify with a political party17012.6
Missing28 
TOTAL1344100.0
91) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other?: Other (specify) (POLITICSTEXT) (POLITEXT)
92) Which of these categories best describes your total household income from all sources, before taxes, during 2014? (If you live alone or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) $20,000 or less221.7
2) $20,001 - $40,000795.9
3) $40,001 - $65,00032324.3
4) $65,001 - $105,00052339.3
5) $105,001 - $195,00032324.3
6) $195,001 or more614.6
Missing41 
TOTAL1331100.0
93) What is your current relationship status? (Fill in only one circle.) (RELATION)
TOTAL%
1) Single1047.7
2) Married111082.3
3) Living in a committed relationship120.9
4) Divorced936.9
5) Widowed191.4
6) Other100.7
Missing24 
TOTAL1348100.0
94) What is your current relationship status? (Fill in only one circle.) Other (Specify) (RELATIONSHIPTEXT) (RELATEXT)
95) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).) Number of children living with me (KIDSWITHR) (KIDSWITH)
TOTAL%
0) 82060.8
1) 22917.0
2) 19514.5
3) 856.3
4) 181.3
5) 10.1
6) 10.1
Missing23 
TOTAL1349100.0
96) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).) Number of children living elsewhere (KIDSELSER) (KIDSELSE)
TOTAL%
0) 65048.2
1) 17212.8
2) 30322.5
3) 14610.8
4) 503.7
5) 161.2
6) 100.7
7) 20.1
Missing23 
TOTAL1349100.0
97) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).) Number of dependents that are NOT my children (DEPENDENTSR) (DEPENDNT)
TOTAL%
0) 128795.4
1) 564.2
2) 20.1
3) 30.2
8) 10.1
Missing23 
TOTAL1349100.0
98) Did you or any other household family member fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (PLEDGE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes96571.3
2) No38128.2
3) Don't know70.5
Missing19 
TOTAL1353100.0
99) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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). Donated? (CONGREGULARR) (CONREGLR)
TOTAL%
1) No906.7
2) Yes124793.3
Missing35 
TOTAL1337100.0
100) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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 a special offerings or contributions to a capital campaign). If donated is yes, estimate how much. (CONGREGULARAMT2 (CONREGAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL11194925.3985957
101) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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. Donated? (CONGCAPITALR) (CONCAPIT)
TOTAL%
1) No81661.0
2) Yes52139.0
Missing35 
TOTAL1337100.0
102) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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. If donated is yes, estimate how much. (CONGCAPITALAMT2) (CONCAPAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4411523.4764159
103) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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, Peace and Global Witness, and Christmas Joy. Donated? (CONGSPECIALR) (CONSPECL)
TOTAL%
1) No39029.2
2) Yes94770.8
Missing35 
TOTAL1337100.0
104) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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, Peace and Global Witness, and Christmas Joy. If donated is yes, estimate how much. (CONGSPECIALAMT2) (CONSPCAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL835361.963566
105) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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. Donated? (DONATEPCUSAR) (DONPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) No81460.9
2) Yes52339.1
Missing35 
TOTAL1337100.0
106) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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. If donated is yes, estimate how much. (DONATEPCUSAAMT2) (DONPCUAM)
TOTAL%
2) 10.2
10) 51.1
15) 30.7
20) 71.6
25) 296.6
30) 20.5
40) 10.2
50) 6815.4
55) 10.2
58) 10.2
75) 10.2
100) 11125.2
125) 30.7
150) 102.3
185) 10.2
200) 5412.2
225) 10.2
250) 143.2
300) 81.8
350) 10.2
360) 20.5
400) 71.6
500) 398.8
600) 30.7
720) 10.2
750) 30.7
776) 10.2
800) 30.7
820) 10.2
840) 10.2
900) 20.5
1000) 235.2
1100) 40.9
1200) 30.7
1300) 10.2
1500) 30.7
1950) 10.2
2000) 61.4
2300) 10.2
2400) 10.2
2500) 10.2
3000) 51.1
3500) 10.2
5000) 20.5
6000) 10.2
6500) 10.2
7500) 10.2
12000) 10.2
Missing931 
TOTAL441100.0
107) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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). Donated? (DONATERELIGR) (DONRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) No59844.7
2) Yes73955.3
Missing35 
TOTAL1337100.0
108) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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). If donated is yes, estimate how much. (DONATERELIGAMT2) (DONRELAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6201641.6854731
109) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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.). Donated? (DONATENONRELIGR) (DONNONRE)
TOTAL%
1) No31923.9
2) Yes101876.1
Missing35 
TOTAL1337100.0
110) Indicate whether, during the 2014 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.). If donated is yes, estimate how much. (DONATENONRELIGAMT2) (DONNONAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL8851238.4933545
111) If you have additional comments, please write them in the space below. (COMMENTS)