Presbyterian Panel Survey, March 2015 - Presbyterian Historical Society, Members

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Please enter your Panel ID. (You can find this on the paper copy of your survey. It is an 'M,' 'V,' or 'W' followed by 6 numbers.) (PANELID)
2) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Civil Rights history (INTEREST1) (INTERES1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked20753.6
1) Checked17946.4
TOTAL386100.0
3) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Civil War history (INTEREST2) (INTERES2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked24262.7
1) Checked14437.3
TOTAL386100.0
4) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Congregational history (INTEREST3) (INTERES3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked18648.2
1) Checked20051.8
TOTAL386100.0
5) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Early American/Colonial history (INTEREST4) (INTERES4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked20653.4
1) Checked18046.6
TOTAL386100.0
6) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Education (INTEREST5) (INTERES5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked24463.2
1) Checked14236.8
TOTAL386100.0
7) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Mission history (INTEREST6) (INTERES6)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked21355.2
1) Checked17344.8
TOTAL386100.0
8) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Presbyterian leaders in business/government/activism (INTEREST7) (INTERES7)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked26267.9
1) Checked12432.1
TOTAL386100.0
9) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Presbyterian polity history (INTEREST8) (INTERES8)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked25365.5
1) Checked13334.5
TOTAL386100.0
10) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Reformation history (INTEREST9) (INTERES9)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked19851.3
1) Checked18848.7
TOTAL386100.0
11) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Theology and worship history (INTEREST10) (INTERE10)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked16141.7
1) Checked22558.3
TOTAL386100.0
12) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Women's history (INTEREST11) (INTERE11)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked23360.4
1) Checked15339.6
TOTAL386100.0
13) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) Other (Please specify) (INTEREST12) (INTERE12)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked36293.8
1) Checked246.2
TOTAL386100.0
14) Which areas of Presbyterian history interest you? (Mark all that apply.) None of the above (INTEREST13) (INTERE13)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37697.4
1) Checked102.6
TOTAL386100.0
15) How important is it for you personally to know the history of Presbyterianism? (IMPORTANT) (IMPORTAN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important41.1
2) 2154.0
3) 33910.3
4) 46216.4
5) 510227.1
6) 69424.9
7) Extremely important6116.2
Missing9 
TOTAL377100.0
16) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) General press/Television (INFORMATION1) (INFO1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked22157.3
1) Checked16542.7
TOTAL386100.0
17) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) Horizons magazine (INFORMATION2) (INFO2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34388.9
1) Checked4311.1
TOTAL386100.0
18) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) PCUSA.org website (INFORMATION3) (INFO3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked12732.9
1) Checked25967.1
TOTAL386100.0
19) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) Presbyterian News Service (INFORMATION4) (INFO4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked30579.0
1) Checked8121.0
TOTAL386100.0
20) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) Presbyterians Today magazine (INFORMATION5) (INFO5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked24663.7
1) Checked14036.3
TOTAL386100.0
21) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) Presbytery meetings (INFORMATION6) (INFO6)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked20152.1
1) Checked18547.9
TOTAL386100.0
22) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) Social media (INFORMATION7) (INFO7)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked22558.3
1) Checked16141.7
TOTAL386100.0
23) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) The Christian Century magazine (INFORMATION8) (INFO8)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked36293.8
1) Checked246.2
TOTAL386100.0
24) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) The Layman Online website (INFORMATION9) (INFO9)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked36093.3
1) Checked266.7
TOTAL386100.0
25) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) The Presbyterian Outlook publication (INFORMATION10) (INFO10)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked29776.9
1) Checked8923.1
TOTAL386100.0
26) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) During or before worship services (INFORMATION11) (INFO11)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked18146.9
1) Checked20553.1
TOTAL386100.0
27) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) E-newsletter (Who sends it?) (INFORMATION12) (INFO12)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked31581.6
1) Checked7118.4
TOTAL386100.0
28) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) Other source (Please specify) (INFORMATION13) (INFO13)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked31681.9
1) Checked7018.1
TOTAL386100.0
29) How do you get information about the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Mark all that apply.) None of the above (INFORMATION14) (INFO14)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked38299.0
1) Checked41.0
TOTAL386100.0
30) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) Academic researchers (FOCUSSERVE1) (FOCUSSV1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked25766.6
1) Checked12933.4
TOTAL386100.0
31) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) Congregations (FOCUSSERVE2) (FOCUSSV2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked12432.1
1) Checked26267.9
TOTAL386100.0
32) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) Genealogists (FOCUSSERVE3) (FOCUSSV3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34789.9
1) Checked3910.1
TOTAL386100.0
33) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) General public (FOCUSSERVE4) (FOCUSSV4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked26969.7
1) Checked11730.3
TOTAL386100.0
34) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) Individual Presbyterians (FOCUSSERVE5) (FOCUSSV5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked25967.1
1) Checked12732.9
TOTAL386100.0
35) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) National PC(USA) agencies (FOCUSSERVE6) (FOCUSSV6)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked27771.8
1) Checked10928.2
TOTAL386100.0
36) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) PC(USA) mid-councils (FOCUSSERVE7) (FOCUSSV7)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked33987.8
1) Checked4712.2
TOTAL386100.0
37) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) PC(USA) seminaries (FOCUSSERVE8) (FOCUSSV8)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked18848.7
1) Checked19851.3
TOTAL386100.0
38) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) Other (Please specify) (FOCUSSERVE9) (FOCUSSV9)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked38198.7
1) Checked51.3
TOTAL386100.0
39) PHS (Presbyterian Historical Society) serves all of the following groups and will continue to do so. But who do you think are the TOP THREE that PHS should focus on serving? (Mark up to three.) Not sure/No opinion (FOCUSSERVE10) (FOCUSS10)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked35993.0
1) Checked277.0
TOTAL386100.0
40) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Attestations of Baptism, Marriage, and Membership information (SERVICES1A) (SERVI1A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked35892.7
1) Checked287.3
TOTAL386100.0
41) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Attestations of Baptism, Marriage, and Membership information (SERVICES1B) (SERVI1B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked28373.3
1) Checked10326.7
TOTAL386100.0
42) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Attestations of Baptism, Marriage, and Membership information (SERVICES1C) (SERVI1C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34188.3
1) Checked4511.7
TOTAL386100.0
43) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Attestations of Baptism, Marriage, and Membership information (SERVICES1D) (SERVI1D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked17044.0
1) Checked21656.0
TOTAL386100.0
44) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Biographical sketches (basic biographical information about Presbyterian ministers and missionaries) (SERVICES2A) (SERVI2A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked35993.0
1) Checked277.0
TOTAL386100.0
45) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Biographical sketches (basic biographical information about Presbyterian ministers and missionaries) (SERVICES2B) (SERVI2B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked23059.6
1) Checked15640.4
TOTAL386100.0
46) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Biographical sketches (basic biographical information about Presbyterian ministers and missionaries) (SERVICES2C) (SERVI2C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked36394.0
1) Checked236.0
TOTAL386100.0
47) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Biographical sketches (basic biographical information about Presbyterian ministers and missionaries) (SERVICES2D) (SERVI2D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked19450.3
1) Checked19249.7
TOTAL386100.0
48) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Viewing exhibits remotely via the web and/or in person when visiting PHS in Philadelphia (SERVICES3A) (SERVI3A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked36995.6
1) Checked174.4
TOTAL386100.0
49) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Viewing exhibits remotely via the web and/or in person when visiting PHS in Philadelphia (SERVICES3B) (SERVI3B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked22057.0
1) Checked16643.0
TOTAL386100.0
50) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Viewing exhibits remotely via the web and/or in person when visiting PHS in Philadelphia (SERVICES3C) (SERVI3C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked35993.0
1) Checked277.0
TOTAL386100.0
51) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Viewing exhibits remotely via the web and/or in person when visiting PHS in Philadelphia (SERVICES3D) (SERVI3D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked18247.2
1) Checked20452.8
TOTAL386100.0
52) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Books and periodicals on Presbyterian history (SERVICES4A) (SERVI4A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32383.7
1) Checked6316.3
TOTAL386100.0
53) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Books and periodicals on Presbyterian history (SERVICES4B) (SERVI4B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked21956.7
1) Checked16743.3
TOTAL386100.0
54) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Books and periodicals on Presbyterian history (SERVICES4C) (SERVI4C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked30879.8
1) Checked7820.2
TOTAL386100.0
55) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Books and periodicals on Presbyterian history (SERVICES4D) (SERVI4D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked26568.7
1) Checked12131.3
TOTAL386100.0
56) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Depositing original church records for archival storage (congregation retains ownership) (SERVICES5A) (SERVI5A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34388.9
1) Checked4311.1
TOTAL386100.0
57) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Depositing original church records for archival storage (congregation retains ownership) (SERVICES5B) (SERVI5B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked24864.2
1) Checked13835.8
TOTAL386100.0
58) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Depositing original church records for archival storage (congregation retains ownership) (SERVICES5C) (SERVI5C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32684.5
1) Checked6015.5
TOTAL386100.0
59) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Depositing original church records for archival storage (congregation retains ownership) (SERVICES5D) (SERVI5D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked21656.0
1) Checked17044.0
TOTAL386100.0
60) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Digitizing/electronic reformatting of congregational records (previously known as 'microfilming') (SERVICES6A) (SERVI6A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked36594.6
1) Checked215.4
TOTAL386100.0
61) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Digitizing/electronic reformatting of congregational records (previously known as 'microfilming') (SERVICES6B) (SERVI6B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked24463.2
1) Checked14236.8
TOTAL386100.0
62) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Digitizing/electronic reformatting of congregational records (previously known as 'microfilming') (SERVICES6C) (SERVI6C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked30879.8
1) Checked7820.2
TOTAL386100.0
63) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Digitizing/electronic reformatting of congregational records (previously known as 'microfilming') (SERVICES6D) (SERVI6D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked22157.3
1) Checked16542.7
TOTAL386100.0
64) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Access to digitized/electronic copies of PHS documents (SERVICES7A) (SERVI7A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37597.2
1) Checked112.8
TOTAL386100.0
65) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Access to digitized/electronic copies of PHS documents (SERVICES7B) (SERVI7B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked22257.5
1) Checked16442.5
TOTAL386100.0
66) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Access to digitized/electronic copies of PHS documents (SERVICES7C) (SERVI7C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32985.2
1) Checked5714.8
TOTAL386100.0
67) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Access to digitized/electronic copies of PHS documents (SERVICES7D) (SERVI7D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked22458.0
1) Checked16242.0
TOTAL386100.0
68) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Genealogy research (birth, death, and congregational membership information on deceased Presbyterians) (SERVICES8A) (SERVI8A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37496.9
1) Checked123.1
TOTAL386100.0
69) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Genealogy research (birth, death, and congregational membership information on deceased Presbyterians) (SERVICES8B) (SERVI8B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked22458.0
1) Checked16242.0
TOTAL386100.0
70) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Genealogy research (birth, death, and congregational membership information on deceased Presbyterians) (SERVICES8C) (SERVI8C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32383.7
1) Checked6316.3
TOTAL386100.0
71) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Genealogy research (birth, death, and congregational membership information on deceased Presbyterians) (SERVICES8D) (SERVI8D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked21656.0
1) Checked17044.0
TOTAL386100.0
72) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Grants to congregations for PHS to digitize their congregation's records (previously known as 'microfilming grants') (SERVICES9A) (SERVI9A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked38299.0
1) Checked41.0
TOTAL386100.0
73) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Grants to congregations for PHS to digitize their congregation's records (previously known as 'microfilming grants') (SERVICES9B) (SERVI9B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked24463.2
1) Checked14236.8
TOTAL386100.0
74) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Grants to congregations for PHS to digitize their congregation's records (previously known as 'microfilming grants') (SERVICES9C) (SERVI9C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34489.1
1) Checked4210.9
TOTAL386100.0
75) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Grants to congregations for PHS to digitize their congregation's records (previously known as 'microfilming grants') (SERVICES9D) (SERVI9D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked17344.8
1) Checked21355.2
TOTAL386100.0
76) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Online gift shop purchases (SERVICES10A) (SERVI10A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37797.7
1) Checked92.3
TOTAL386100.0
77) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Online gift shop purchases (SERVICES10B) (SERVI10B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked29476.2
1) Checked9223.8
TOTAL386100.0
78) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Online gift shop purchases (SERVICES10C) (SERVI10C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked29476.2
1) Checked9223.8
TOTAL386100.0
79) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Online gift shop purchases (SERVICES10D) (SERVI10D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked17545.3
1) Checked21154.7
TOTAL386100.0
80) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: PHS communications (The Journal of Presbyterian History, email/print newsletter, website, social media) (SERVICES11A) (SERVI11A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked35792.5
1) Checked297.5
TOTAL386100.0
81) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: PHS communications (The Journal of Presbyterian History, email/print newsletter, website, social media) (SERVICES11B) (SERVI11B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked25465.8
1) Checked13234.2
TOTAL386100.0
82) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: PHS communications (The Journal of Presbyterian History, email/print newsletter, website, social media) (SERVICES11C) (SERVI11C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34489.1
1) Checked4210.9
TOTAL386100.0
83) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: PHS communications (The Journal of Presbyterian History, email/print newsletter, website, social media) (SERVICES11D) (SERVI11D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked18547.9
1) Checked20152.1
TOTAL386100.0
84) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Purchase of commemorative engraved brick pavers for the Heritage Walk (a new PHS pathway) (SERVICES12A) (SERVI12A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked38499.5
1) Checked20.5
TOTAL386100.0
85) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Purchase of commemorative engraved brick pavers for the Heritage Walk (a new PHS pathway) (SERVICES12B) (SERVI12B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked35993.0
1) Checked277.0
TOTAL386100.0
86) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Purchase of commemorative engraved brick pavers for the Heritage Walk (a new PHS pathway) (SERVICES12C) (SERVI12C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34088.1
1) Checked4611.9
TOTAL386100.0
87) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Purchase of commemorative engraved brick pavers for the Heritage Walk (a new PHS pathway) (SERVICES12D) (SERVI12D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked11128.8
1) Checked27571.2
TOTAL386100.0
88) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Reference Services -- receiving information about or from the holdings at PHS (SERVICES13A) (SERVI13A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37697.4
1) Checked102.6
TOTAL386100.0
89) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Reference Services -- receiving information about or from the holdings at PHS (SERVICES13B) (SERVI13B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked27370.7
1) Checked11329.3
TOTAL386100.0
90) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Reference Services -- receiving information about or from the holdings at PHS (SERVICES13C) (SERVI13C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37196.1
1) Checked153.9
TOTAL386100.0
91) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Reference Services -- receiving information about or from the holdings at PHS (SERVICES13D) (SERVI13D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked16943.8
1) Checked21756.2
TOTAL386100.0
92) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have used: Year-long individual memberships (discounts on services and publications, available at nine different levels) (SERVICES14A) (SERVI14A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked38198.7
1) Checked51.3
TOTAL386100.0
93) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Interested in using: Year-long individual memberships (discounts on services and publications, available at nine different levels) (SERVICES14B) (SERVI14B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32383.7
1) Checked6316.3
TOTAL386100.0
94) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Willing to pay for: Year-long individual memberships (discounts on services and publications, available at nine different levels) (SERVICES14C) (SERVI14C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32684.5
1) Checked6015.5
TOTAL386100.0
95) Which of the following services of the Presbyterian Historical Society (PHS): have you heard of; have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; would you be willing to pay a small fee for? (Mark all that apply.) Have not heard of: Year-long individual memberships (discounts on services and publications, available at nine different levels) (SERVICES14D) (SERVI14D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked14236.8
1) Checked24463.2
TOTAL386100.0
96) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) High-quality services or resources (BENEFIT1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked10582.7
1) Checked2217.3
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
97) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) PHS staff members were easy to work with (BENEFIT2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked9978.0
1) Checked2822.0
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
98) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) Provided information I couldn't get elsewhere (BENEFIT3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked9070.9
1) Checked3729.1
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
99) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) Provided services in a timely manner (BENEFIT4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked9776.4
1) Checked3023.6
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
100) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) Reasonable cost (BENEFIT5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked11086.6
1) Checked1713.4
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
101) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) Other (Please specify) (BENEFIT6)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked12296.1
1) Checked53.9
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
102) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) There have been no benefits (BENEFIT7)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked12699.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
103) If you have used PHS's services, what have been the benefits of using them? (Mark all that apply.) Not sure/No opinion (BENEFIT8)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked7357.5
1) Checked5442.5
Missing259 
TOTAL127100.0
104) If you haven't used any of PHS's services, why not? (Mark all that apply.) Found the same information or services elsewhere (Please specify where) (WHYNOPHS1) (WHYNOPH1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked38098.4
1) Checked61.6
TOTAL386100.0
105) If you haven't used any of PHS's services, why not? (Mark all that apply.) Haven't heard of these services (WHYNOPHS2) (WHYNOPH2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked17545.3
1) Checked21154.7
TOTAL386100.0
106) If you haven't used any of PHS's services, why not? (Mark all that apply.) My location is too far from PHS (WHYNOPHS3) (WHYNOPH3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32885.0
1) Checked5815.0
TOTAL386100.0
107) If you haven't used any of PHS's services, why not? (Mark all that apply.) No need for/interest in using any of these services (WHYNOPHS4) (WHYNOPH4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32784.7
1) Checked5915.3
TOTAL386100.0
108) If you haven't used any of PHS's services, why not? (Mark all that apply.) The price for services was too high (WHYNOPHS5) (WHYNOPH5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked38399.2
1) Checked30.8
TOTAL386100.0
109) If you haven't used any of PHS's services, why not? (Mark all that apply.) Other (Please specify) (WHYNOPHS6) (WHYNOPH6)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked36694.8
1) Checked205.2
TOTAL386100.0
110) If you haven't used any of PHS's services, why not? (Mark all that apply.) Not sure/No opinion (WHYNOPHS7) (WHYNOPH7)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32885.0
1) Checked5815.0
TOTAL386100.0
111) Has your congregation ever used the services of PHS? (CONGSERVICE) (CONSERV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes389.9
2) No287.3
3) Not sure31481.8
4) I am not currently part of a congregation (Skip to POTENT1-POTENT14)41.0
Missing2 
TOTAL384100.0
112) Has your congregation ever used the services of PHS? (CONGSERVICER) (CONSERVR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3810.0
2) No287.4
3) Not sure31482.6
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
113) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) Attestations of Baptism, Marriage, and Membership information (CONGSERVICE1) (CONSERV1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked3078.9
1) Checked821.1
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
114) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) Depositing original records (CONGSERVICE2) (CONSERV2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked1334.2
1) Checked2565.8
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
115) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) Digitizing/electronic reformatting of congregation records (previously known as 'microfilming') (CONGSERVICE3) (CONSERV3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked2668.4
1) Checked1231.6
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
116) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) Grants to congregations for PHS to digitize their congregation's records (previously known as 'microfilming grants') (CONGSERVICE4) (CONSERV4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked3797.4
1) Checked12.6
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
117) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) PHS communications (The Journal of Presbyterian History, email/print newsletter, website, social media) (CONGSERVICE5) (CONSERV5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked3181.6
1) Checked718.4
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
118) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) Reference Services -- receiving information about or from the holdings at PHS (CONGSERVICE6) (CONSERV6)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked3284.2
1) Checked615.8
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
119) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) Other service(s) (Please specify) (CONGSERVICE7) (CONSERV7)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked3489.5
1) Checked410.5
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
120) If yes, which of PHS's services has your congregation used? (Mark all that apply.) Not sure (CONGSERVICE8) (CONSERV8)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked3694.7
1) Checked25.3
Missing348 
TOTAL38100.0
121) Does your congregation have a history committee, clerk of session, or one or more other individuals who study, track, or preserve the history of your congregation? (Check all that apply.) Yes, congregational history committee (TRACKHISTORY1) (TRACHIS1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked34991.8
1) Checked318.2
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
122) Does your congregation have a history committee, clerk of session, or one or more other individuals who study, track, or preserve the history of your congregation? (Check all that apply.) Yes, clerk of session (TRACKHISTORY2) (TRACHIS2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked24163.4
1) Checked13936.6
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
123) Does your congregation have a history committee, clerk of session, or one or more other individuals who study, track, or preserve the history of your congregation? (Check all that apply.) Yes, one or more other members who actively study, track, or preserve the congregation's history (TRACKHISTORY3) (TRACHIS3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked27873.2
1) Checked10226.8
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
124) Does your congregation have a history committee, clerk of session, or one or more other individuals who study, track, or preserve the history of your congregation? (Check all that apply.) No, none of the above (TRACKHISTORY4) (TRACHIS4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked33086.8
1) Checked5013.2
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
125) Does your congregation have a history committee, clerk of session, or one or more other individuals who study, track, or preserve the history of your congregation? (Check all that apply.) Not sure (TRACKHISTORY5) (TRACHIS5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked27071.1
1) Checked11028.9
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
126) Has your congregation set aside money in this year's annual budget for preserving its history? (HISTORYBUDGET) (HISTBUDG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes195.1
2) No23161.6
3) Not sure12533.3
Missing11 
TOTAL375100.0
127) How would it best suit your congregation to purchase services from PHS? (Mark all that apply.) Pay-as-you-go option (HOWPURCHASE1) (HOWPURC1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked28173.9
1) Checked9926.1
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
128) How would it best suit your congregation to purchase services from PHS? (Mark all that apply.) Membership options that offer special benefits and discounts on services (HOWPURCHASE2) (HOWPURC2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked33187.1
1) Checked4912.9
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
129) How would it best suit your congregation to purchase services from PHS? (Mark all that apply.) Special option for a specific purpose (anniversary congregation package, for example) (HOWPURCHASE3) (HOWPURC3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked28575.0
1) Checked9525.0
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
130) How would it best suit your congregation to purchase services from PHS? (Mark all that apply.) Other (Please specify) (HOWPURCHASE4) (HOWPURC4)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37197.6
1) Checked92.4
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
131) How would it best suit your congregation to purchase services from PHS? (Mark all that apply.) Not sure/No opinion (HOWPURCHASE5) (HOWPURC5)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked18849.5
1) Checked19250.5
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
132) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Expedited reference services (POTENTIAL1) (POTENT1)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for5014.7
2) Interested but would not pay for6719.7
3) Not interested but know others who might be5616.5
4) Not interested16749.1
Missing46 
TOTAL340100.0
133) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Historical sites registry program (this was a PHS service from 1970-2005) (POTENTIAL2) (POTENT2)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for4613.5
2) Interested but would not pay for8926.0
3) Not interested but know others who might be5215.2
4) Not interested15545.3
Missing44 
TOTAL342100.0
134) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? High-quality prints of PHS photographs (POTENTIAL3) (POTENT3)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for10330.4
2) Interested but would not pay for4413.0
3) Not interested but know others who might be5616.5
4) Not interested13640.1
Missing47 
TOTAL339100.0
135) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Oral history/Living history for your congregation (POTENTIAL4) (POTENT4)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for10430.1
2) Interested but would not pay for10129.3
3) Not interested but know others who might be5816.8
4) Not interested8223.8
Missing41 
TOTAL345100.0
136) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Pastor or Church Historian fellowship for historical research (POTENTIAL5) (POTENT5)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for4814.1
2) Interested but would not pay for6418.8
3) Not interested but know others who might be8224.0
4) Not interested14743.1
Missing45 
TOTAL341100.0
137) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? PHS staff assistance in congregation's anniversary celebration (POTENTIAL6) (POTENT6)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for8524.6
2) Interested but would not pay for6217.9
3) Not interested but know others who might be6518.8
4) Not interested13438.7
Missing40 
TOTAL346100.0
138) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Presbyterian history conference (POTENTIAL7) (POTENT7)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for9226.8
2) Interested but would not pay for5215.2
3) Not interested but know others who might be5415.7
4) Not interested14542.3
Missing43 
TOTAL343100.0
139) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Remote appraisal of congregational documents by web conferencing (POTENTIAL8) (POTENT8)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for329.4
2) Interested but would not pay for6218.2
3) Not interested but know others who might be6218.2
4) Not interested18554.3
Missing45 
TOTAL341100.0
140) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Research by PHS Staff (POTENTIAL9) (POTENT9)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for6017.5
2) Interested but would not pay for4814.0
3) Not interested but know others who might be6418.7
4) Not interested17149.9
Missing43 
TOTAL343100.0
141) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? PHS web hosting of digitized congregational records (POTENTIAL10) (POTENT10)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for7923.6
2) Interested but would not pay for6519.4
3) Not interested but know others who might be7823.3
4) Not interested11333.7
Missing51 
TOTAL335100.0
142) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Webinars on how best to preserve congregation records, both paper and electronic (POTENTIAL11) (POTENT11)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for6919.9
2) Interested but would not pay for11733.7
3) Not interested but know others who might be6919.9
4) Not interested9226.5
Missing39 
TOTAL347100.0
143) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Webinars on Presbyterian history (POTENTIAL12) (POTENT12)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for6017.4
2) Interested but would not pay for16447.7
3) Not interested but know others who might be4111.9
4) Not interested7923.0
Missing42 
TOTAL344100.0
144) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Workshops (hands-on instructions on topics such as exhibit planning, oral history, best practices for preservation) (POTENTIAL13) (POTENT13)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for8123.9
2) Interested but would not pay for6218.3
3) Not interested but know others who might be7421.8
4) Not interested12236.0
Missing47 
TOTAL339100.0
145) Suppose PHS were to offer the following services. Would you be interested in using any of them? Year-long congregational memberships (discounts on services and publications, available at different levels) (POTENTIAL14) (POTENT14)
TOTAL%
1) Interested and would pay a small fee for8324.3
2) Interested but would not pay for3710.9
3) Not interested but know others who might be5014.7
4) Not interested17150.1
Missing45 
TOTAL341100.0
146) (LEADSTATUS) (LEADSTAT)
TOTAL%
0) Member7825.8
1) Ruling elder22474.2
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
147) MINISTER (MINISTER)
TOTAL%
0) Member386100.0
TOTAL386100.0
148) (VOLUNTEER) (VOLUNTER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes302100.0
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
149) Over the past year, how often have you attended Sunday worship at your congregation? (WORSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Every week22274.2
2) Two to three times a month6321.1
3) About once a month41.3
4) Occasionally or for holidays, special occasions82.7
5) Never20.7
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0
150) 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) Baptist237.7
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)51.7
3) Episcopal51.7
4) Lutheran165.4
5) Methodist289.4
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA15351.5
7) Other Presbyterian82.7
8) Reformed20.7
9) Roman Catholic227.4
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregationalist)93.0
11) Independent or non-denominational62.0
12) Other Christian134.4
14) None72.4
Missing89 
TOTAL297100.0
151) 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 the most involved.) Other Christian (specify) (CHILDFAITHText) (CHLDTEXT)
152) How old were you when you first began regularly attending a Presbyterian Church? ______ years old (If less than one year old, write 0 (zero).) (AGEPCUSA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL29718.14118
153) Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative82.7
2) Conservative6320.9
3) Moderate8628.6
4) Liberal9431.2
5) Very liberal5016.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
154) 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) Yes20267.3
2) Yes, as long as the ceremony takes place away from PC(USA) church property and facilities155.0
3) No6822.7
4) Not sure155.0
Missing86 
TOTAL300100.0
155) 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 disagree41.4
2) 262.0
3) 362.0
4) 4186.1
5) 5196.5
6) 63913.3
7) Strongly agree20268.7
Missing92 
TOTAL294100.0
156) 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 disagree93.1
2) 2207.0
3) 3165.6
4) 43813.3
5) 5196.6
6) 63612.6
7) Strongly agree14851.7
Missing100 
TOTAL286100.0
157) 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 disagree3914.7
2) 25219.5
3) 33513.2
4) 45420.3
5) 53713.9
6) 6197.1
7) Strongly agree3011.3
Missing120 
TOTAL266100.0
158) 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 (RELIEQUL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree3011.4
2) 24818.2
3) 33513.3
4) 45922.3
5) 52911.0
6) 6249.1
7) Strongly agree3914.8
Missing122 
TOTAL264100.0
159) 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 disagree5925.1
2) 23213.6
3) 3187.7
4) 43113.2
5) 5146.0
6) 6239.8
7) Strongly agree5824.7
Missing151 
TOTAL235100.0
160) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities?: Read the Bible privately (READBIBLE) (READBIBL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily6923.2
2) Several times a week6220.8
3) Weekly4615.4
4) Several times a month4414.8
5) Once a month268.7
6) Less than once a month4515.1
7) Never62.0
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
161) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities?: Prayed privately (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily20869.6
2) Several times a week4214.0
3) Weekly206.7
4) Several times a month165.4
5) Once a month41.3
6) Less than once a month72.3
7) Never20.7
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0
162) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities?: Attended Bible study or prayer group (BIBLESTUDY) (BIBLSTUD)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily62.0
2) Several times a week124.0
3) Weekly9933.1
4) Several times a month248.0
5) Once a month3612.0
6) Less than once a month6622.1
7) Never5618.7
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0
163) 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 daily279.3
2) Several times a week227.6
3) Weekly5318.3
4) Several times a month3913.5
5) Once a month3010.4
6) Less than once a month7827.0
7) Never4013.8
Missing97 
TOTAL289100.0
164) 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 daily5317.8
2) Several times a week4515.1
3) Weekly4214.1
4) Several times a month5016.8
5) Once a month3812.8
6) Less than once a month5418.1
7) Never165.4
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
165) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities?: Used Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (RELIGINTERNET) (RELINTN)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily5418.1
2) Several times a week5418.1
3) Weekly248.1
4) Several times a month5016.8
5) Once a month3812.8
6) Less than once a month5217.4
7) Never268.7
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
166) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities?: Said grace before meals (SAIDGRACE) (SAIDGRAC)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily14247.3
2) Several times a week4615.3
3) Weekly175.7
4) Several times a month3210.7
5) Once a month175.7
6) Less than once a month3210.7
7) Never144.7
Missing86 
TOTAL300100.0
167) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities?: Met with spiritual director and/or coach (SPIRITUALDIR) (SPIRDIRC)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week31.0
3) Weekly206.8
4) Several times a month82.7
5) Once a month227.5
6) Less than once a month7023.7
7) Never17258.3
Missing91 
TOTAL295100.0
168) 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.62.0
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.11739.3
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.6722.5
4) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted with the help of the Holy Spirit.9632.2
5) The Bible is not the word of God.124.0
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
169) How important is being part of Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to you? (BELONGPCUSA) (BLGPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14949.8
2) Important10936.5
3) Slightly important227.4
4) Not important134.3
5) Not sure62.0
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0
170) Which of the following best describes your gender? (GENDER1)
TOTAL%
1) Male15841.3
2) Female22558.7
Missing3 
TOTAL383100.0
171) Which of the following best describes your gender? (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female16956.5
2) Male12943.1
3) Other10.3
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0
172) Which best describes gender: Other (specify) (GENDERText) (GNDRTEXT)
173) What is your citizenship history? (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) I was born a United States citizen28495.0
2) I was not born a United States citizen but I am a citizen now134.3
3) I am not a United States citizen but I am working towards becoming one10.3
4) I am not a United States citizen and don't plan to become one10.3
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0
174) What is your current age? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL38058.83714
175) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29296.7
1) Checked103.3
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
176) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): White (WHITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked217.0
1) Checked28193.0
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
177) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Black or African American (BLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29597.7
1) Checked72.3
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
178) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): African immigrant (AFRICANIMM) (AFRCNIMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked302100.0
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
179) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Korean (KOREAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29898.7
1) Checked41.3
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
180) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Asian but not Korean (ASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked30099.3
1) Checked20.7
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
181) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Native American (NATIVEAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29999.0
1) Checked31.0
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
182) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Middle Eastern (MIDEASTERN) (MIDEASTN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked302100.0
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
183) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Other (OTHERRACE) (OTHRRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked30099.3
1) Checked20.7
Missing84 
TOTAL302100.0
184) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply): Other (specify) (OTHERRACEText) (OTHRTEXT)
185) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat13143.8
2) Independent6421.4
3) Republican7625.4
4) Other20.7
5) Don't identify with a political party268.7
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0
186) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other?: Other (specify) (POLITICSText) (POLITEXT)
187) 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 less82.7
2) 20,001 to 40,0003110.6
3) 40,001 to 65,0006321.5
4) 65,001 to 105,0009532.4
5) 105,001 to 195,0007023.9
6) 195,001 or more268.9
Missing93 
TOTAL293100.0
188) Did you or any other household family member fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (PLEDGE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23077.2
2) No6220.8
3) Don't know62.0
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
189) 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) (CONGREGULARR) (CONREGLR)
TOTAL%
1) No134.4
2) Yes28595.6
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
190) 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)(Amount donated)(CONGREGULARAMT2) (CONREGAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2434242.655285
191) 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 (CONGCAPITALR) (CONCAPIT)
TOTAL%
1) No17659.1
2) Yes12240.9
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
192) 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 (Amount donated)(CONGCAPITALAMT2) (CONCAPAM)
TOTAL%
20) 22.0
25) 11.0
30) 22.0
50) 33.0
75) 11.0
100) 109.9
120) 11.0
150) 11.0
200) 76.9
250) 76.9
300) 33.0
400) 11.0
500) 1615.8
600) 55.0
720) 11.0
800) 11.0
840) 11.0
1000) 1312.9
1001) 11.0
1200) 11.0
1500) 44.0
1800) 11.0
2000) 87.9
2040) 11.0
2500) 22.0
3000) 11.0
5000) 22.0
6000) 11.0
10000) 11.0
15000) 22.0
Missing285 
TOTAL101100.0
193) 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 chuchwide special offerings -- One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peace and Global Witness, and Christmas Joy (CONGSPECIALR) (CONSPECL)
TOTAL%
1) No7023.5
2) Yes22876.5
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
194) 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 chuchwide special offerings -- One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peace and Global Witness, and Christmas Joy (Amount donated) (CONGSPECIALAMT2) (CONSPCAM)
TOTAL%
10) 52.7
15) 10.5
20) 31.6
25) 31.6
30) 10.5
40) 42.2
50) 2312.4
70) 10.5
75) 31.6
80) 10.5
100) 5730.6
120) 10.5
150) 52.7
200) 2714.5
250) 52.7
300) 105.4
400) 63.2
500) 158.1
600) 21.1
750) 10.5
939) 10.5
1000) 42.2
1500) 10.5
2000) 31.6
2500) 21.1
8000) 10.5
Missing200 
TOTAL186100.0
195) 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 (DONATEPCUSAR) (DONPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) No19164.1
2) Yes10735.9
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
196) 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 (Amount donated) (DONATEPCUSAAMT2) (DONPCUAM)
TOTAL%
10) 22.4
15) 11.2
20) 78.4
25) 78.4
40) 11.2
50) 1315.7
75) 33.6
100) 2631.3
150) 11.2
200) 78.4
250) 11.2
300) 44.8
365) 11.2
500) 44.8
600) 11.2
1000) 11.2
1250) 11.2
2000) 11.2
5000) 11.2
Missing303 
TOTAL83100.0
197) 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) (DONATERELIGR) (DONRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) No17659.1
2) Yes12240.9
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
198) 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) (Amount donated) (DONATERELIGAMT2) (DONRELAM)
TOTAL%
10) 11.0
20) 22.0
25) 33.1
30) 11.0
40) 11.0
50) 1212.2
75) 11.0
100) 1414.3
120) 11.0
150) 22.0
200) 99.2
250) 11.0
300) 77.1
325) 11.0
350) 22.0
400) 22.0
480) 11.0
500) 1010.2
600) 44.1
750) 22.0
800) 11.0
1000) 66.1
1500) 33.1
1680) 11.0
1800) 11.0
2000) 11.0
3000) 11.0
3163) 11.0
4000) 11.0
5000) 22.0
7830) 11.0
11500) 11.0
30000) 11.0
Missing288 
TOTAL98100.0
199) 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.) (DONATENONRELIGR) (DONNONRE)
TOTAL%
1) No6020.1
2) Yes23879.9
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
200) 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.) (Amount donated) (DONATENONRELIGAMT2) (DONNONAM)
TOTAL%
5) 10.5
15) 10.5
20) 21.0
25) 31.5
30) 10.5
50) 105.1
75) 10.5
100) 189.1
120) 10.5
125) 10.5
150) 52.5
200) 2613.1
220) 10.5
250) 63.0
300) 105.1
350) 31.5
360) 10.5
400) 31.5
500) 3517.7
520) 10.5
600) 52.5
700) 10.5
750) 21.0
800) 10.5
900) 10.5
1000) 168.1
1200) 52.5
1500) 21.0
2000) 42.0
2500) 52.5
2700) 10.5
3000) 31.5
3500) 21.0
3959) 10.5
4000) 31.5
4500) 10.5
5000) 10.5
5600) 10.5
6000) 10.5
7000) 10.5
7500) 10.5
8000) 10.5
9000) 10.5
10000) 63.0
15000) 10.5
25000) 10.5
Missing188 
TOTAL198100.0
201) What is your current relationship status? (Fill in only one circle) (RELATIONSHIP) (RELATION)
TOTAL%
1) Single3511.7
2) Married21672.5
3) Living in a committed relationship62.0
4) Divorced217.0
5) Widowed196.4
6) Other10.3
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
202) What is your current relationship status? (Fill in only one circle): Other (specify) (RELATIONSHIPText) (RELATEXT)
203) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).): Number of children living with me (KIDSWITHR) (KIDSWITH)
TOTAL%
0) 21472.8
1) 3812.9
2) 3210.9
3) 93.1
6) 10.3
Missing92 
TOTAL294100.0
204) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).): Number of children living elsewhere (KIDSELSER) (KIDSELSE)
TOTAL%
0) 12843.5
1) 4113.9
2) 7124.1
3) 3612.2
4) 134.4
5) 20.7
6) 20.7
7) 10.3
Missing92 
TOTAL294100.0
205) 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) 27292.5
1) 186.1
2) 20.7
4) 20.7
Missing92 
TOTAL294100.0
206) About how many hours per week do you work in total paid employment? (HRSWRKR)
TOTAL%
9) 10.6
10) 21.3
14) 10.6
15) 63.8
16) 10.6
17) 10.6
20) 63.8
22) 10.6
23) 10.6
24) 10.6
25) 85.1
30) 74.5
32) 21.3
33) 10.6
35) 53.2
36) 10.6
38) 21.3
39) 10.6
40) 5535.3
43) 21.3
45) 74.5
46) 10.6
48) 10.6
50) 3019.2
51) 10.6
55) 42.6
60) 53.2
65) 10.6
70) 10.6
Missing230 
TOTAL156100.0
207) If you have additional comments, please write them in the space below. (COMMENTS)
208) Type of survey completed (MSURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Web sample248.0
2) Web volunteer27390.7
3) Teaching elder survey41.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
209) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Are you ordained as any of the following? (Select all that apply.) Deacon (MQ1A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked19564.8
1) Checked10635.2
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
210) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Are you ordained as any of the following? (Select all that apply.) Ruling elder (MQ1B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8427.9
1) Checked21772.1
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
211) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Are you ordained as any of the following? (Select all that apply.) Commissioned ruling elder (MQ1C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked28394.0
1) Checked186.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
212) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Are you ordained as any of the following? (Select all that apply.) Teaching elder (If you are a teaching elder, please stop taking this survey and contact Research Services to receive a survey specifically for teaching elders.) (MQ1D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked301100.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
213) M1QMISS (MQ1MISS)
TOTAL%
0) 25484.4
1) 4715.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
214) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many years have you been a member of your current congregation? _____ year(s) (If less than one year, write 0 (zero).) (MQ2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL29620.03716
215) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many years have you been a member of your current congregation? _____ year(s) (If less than one year, write 0 (zero).) (MQ2R)
TOTAL%
1) Less than five years5518.6
2) Five to nine years4314.5
3) 10 to 14 years289.5
4) 15 to 19 years3612.2
5) 20 to 24 years3010.1
6) 25 to 29 years258.4
7) 30 to 34 years237.8
8) 35 to 39 years186.1
9) 40 years or more3812.8
Missing90 
TOTAL296100.0
216) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Christian education and/or youth director (or comparable position): Yes, paid (MQ3A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29096.3
1) Checked113.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
217) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Christian education and/or youth director (or comparable position): Yes, unpaid (MQ3A2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27591.4
1) Checked268.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
218) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Mid-council executive or stated clerk: Yes, paid (MQ3B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29999.3
1) Checked20.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
219) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Mid-council executive or stated clerk: Yes, unpaid (MQ3B2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29698.3
1) Checked51.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
220) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Clerk of session: Yes, paid (MQ3C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29899.0
1) Checked31.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
221) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Clerk of session: Yes, unpaid (MQ3C2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27390.7
1) Checked289.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
222) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Elder commissioner to presbytery, synod, or GA: Yes, paid (MQ3D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29698.3
1) Checked51.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
223) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Elder commissioner to presbytery, synod, or GA: Yes, unpaid (MQ3D2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked24882.4
1) Checked5317.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
224) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a presbytery, synod, or General Assembly committee, task force, or board: Yes, paid (MQ3E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29798.7
1) Checked41.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
225) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a presbytery, synod, or General Assembly committee, task force, or board: Yes, unpaid (MQ3E2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked25785.4
1) Checked4414.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
226) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Chairperson of a congregational committee or task force: Yes, paid (MQ3F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29698.3
1) Checked51.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
227) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Chairperson of a congregational committee or task force: Yes, unpaid (MQ3F2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21872.4
1) Checked8327.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
228) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a congregational committee or task force: Yes, paid (MQ3G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29798.7
1) Checked41.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
229) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a congregational committee or task force: Yes, unpaid (MQ3G2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked17056.5
1) Checked13143.5
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
230) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of current session or board of deacons: Yes, paid (MQ3H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29598.0
1) Checked62.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
231) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of current session or board of deacons: Yes, unpaid (MQ3H2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked20467.8
1) Checked9732.2
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
232) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Leader of a men's or women's group: Yes, paid (MQ3I)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked30099.7
1) Checked10.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
233) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Leader of a men's or women's group: Yes, unpaid (MQ3I2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked25986.0
1) Checked4214.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
234) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a men's or women's group: Yes, paid (MQ3J)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29698.3
1) Checked51.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
235) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a men's or women's group: Yes, unpaid (MQ3J2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21571.4
1) Checked8628.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
236) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Music director, choir director, or praise team leader: Yes, paid (MQ3K)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29497.7
1) Checked72.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
237) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Music director, choir director, or praise team leader: Yes, unpaid (MQ3K2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29497.7
1) Checked72.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
238) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Organist or other musician: Yes, paid (MQ3L)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29397.3
1) Checked82.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
239) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Organist or other musician: Yes, unpaid (MQ3L2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked28494.4
1) Checked175.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
240) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a choir or praise team: Yes, paid (MQ3M)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29598.0
1) Checked62.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
241) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Member of a choir or praise team: Yes, unpaid (MQ3M2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22474.4
1) Checked7725.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
242) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Church school or Sunday school teacher or leader: Yes, paid (MQ3N)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29297.0
1) Checked93.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
243) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Church school or Sunday school teacher or leader: Yes, unpaid (MQ3N2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked22574.8
1) Checked7625.2
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
244) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Other (Specify): Yes, paid (MQ3O)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29096.3
1) Checked113.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
245) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Other (Specify): Yes, unpaid (MQ3O2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27290.4
1) Checked299.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
246) MQ3MISS (MQ3MISS)
TOTAL%
0) 26688.4
1) 3511.6
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
247) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. Do you currently hold any of the following positions in your congregation or the denomination? Other (specify) (MQ3TEXT)
248) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) A. Attended programs or events (including Sunday school) at your church besides worship... ___ hrs (MQ5A)
TOTAL%
0) 2710.2
1) 124.5
2) 2911.0
3) 238.7
4) 3312.5
5) 269.8
6) 218.0
7) 31.1
8) 186.8
9) 20.8
10) 218.0
11) 41.5
12) 124.5
14) 10.4
15) 114.2
16) 10.4
17) 10.4
20) 51.9
22) 20.8
24) 31.1
25) 10.4
28) 10.4
30) 10.4
40) 20.8
50) 10.4
60) 20.8
99) 10.4
Missing122 
TOTAL264100.0
249) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) A. Attended programs or events (including Sunday school) at your church besides worship... ___ hrs (MQ5AR)
TOTAL%
0) 4616.3
1) 124.2
2) 2910.2
3) 238.1
4) 3311.7
5) 269.2
6) 217.4
7) 31.1
8) 186.4
9) 20.7
10) 217.4
11) 41.4
12) 124.2
14) 10.4
15) 113.9
16) 10.4
17) 10.4
20) 51.8
22) 20.7
24) 31.1
25) 10.4
28) 10.4
30) 10.4
40) 20.7
50) 10.4
60) 20.7
99) 10.4
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
250) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) A. Attended programs or events (including Sunday school) at your church besides worship... ___ hrs (MQ5AR2)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours4616.3
2) One to two hours4114.5
3) Three to five hours8229.0
4) Six to 10 hours6523.0
5) 11 to 20 hours3512.4
6) 21 or more hours144.9
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
251) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) B. Volunteered time at your church to teach, lead, serve on a committee, or help with some program or event… ____ hrs (MQ5B)
TOTAL%
0) 3011.8
1) 228.6
2) 3814.9
3) 2811.0
4) 2610.2
5) 166.3
6) 187.1
7) 20.8
8) 93.5
9) 20.8
10) 239.0
12) 83.1
14) 10.4
15) 83.1
16) 20.8
20) 114.3
24) 10.4
25) 10.4
30) 20.8
40) 52.0
45) 10.4
65) 10.4
Missing131 
TOTAL255100.0
252) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) B. Volunteered time at your church to teach, lead, serve on a committee, or help with some program or event… ____ hrs (MQ5BR)
TOTAL%
0) 5820.5
1) 227.8
2) 3813.4
3) 289.9
4) 269.2
5) 165.7
6) 186.4
7) 20.7
8) 93.2
9) 20.7
10) 238.1
12) 82.8
14) 10.4
15) 82.8
16) 20.7
20) 113.9
24) 10.4
25) 10.4
30) 20.7
40) 51.8
45) 10.4
65) 10.4
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
253) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) B. Volunteered time at your church to teach, lead, serve on a committee, or help with some program or event… ____ hrs (MQ5BR2)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours5820.5
2) One to two hours6021.2
3) Three to five hours7024.7
4) Six to 10 hours5419.1
5) 11 to 20 hours3010.6
6) 21 or more hours113.9
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
254) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) C. 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… ____ hrs (MQ5C)
TOTAL%
0) 9543.0
1) 2210.0
2) 3917.6
3) 135.9
4) 146.3
5) 125.4
6) 83.6
8) 52.3
9) 10.5
10) 20.9
12) 20.9
15) 20.9
16) 10.5
17) 10.5
20) 20.9
50) 10.5
52) 10.5
Missing165 
TOTAL221100.0
255) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) C. 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… ____ hrs (MQ5CR)
TOTAL%
0) 15755.5
1) 227.8
2) 3913.8
3) 134.6
4) 144.9
5) 124.2
6) 82.8
8) 51.8
9) 10.4
10) 20.7
12) 20.7
15) 20.7
16) 10.4
17) 10.4
20) 20.7
50) 10.4
52) 10.4
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
256) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) C. 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… ____ hrs (MQ5CR2)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours15755.5
2) One to two hours6121.6
3) Three to five hours3913.8
4) Six to 10 hours165.7
5) 11 to 20 hours82.8
6) 21 or more hours20.7
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
257) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) D. Volunteered 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)… ___ hrs (MQ5D)
TOTAL%
0) 7834.1
1) 156.6
2) 3515.3
3) 135.7
4) 125.2
5) 125.2
6) 104.4
8) 83.5
10) 167.0
12) 41.7
14) 10.4
15) 41.7
16) 31.3
18) 10.4
19) 10.4
20) 31.3
25) 31.3
30) 31.3
36) 10.4
40) 10.4
45) 10.4
50) 20.9
92) 10.4
160) 10.4
Missing157 
TOTAL229100.0
258) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) D. Volunteered 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)… ___ hrs (MQ5DR)
TOTAL%
0) 13246.6
1) 155.3
2) 3512.4
3) 134.6
4) 124.2
5) 124.2
6) 103.5
8) 82.8
10) 165.7
12) 41.4
14) 10.4
15) 41.4
16) 31.1
18) 10.4
19) 10.4
20) 31.1
25) 31.1
30) 31.1
36) 10.4
40) 10.4
45) 10.4
50) 20.7
92) 10.4
160) 10.4
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
259) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How many hours, if any, during the past month have you…? (If you do not know for sure, please estimate.) D. Volunteered 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)… ___ hrs (MQ5DR2)
TOTAL%
1) Zero hours13246.6
2) One to two hours5017.7
3) Three to five hours3713.1
4) Six to 10 hours3412.0
5) 11 to 20 hours176.0
6) 21 or more hours134.6
Missing103 
TOTAL283100.0
260) First, we'd like to ask a few questions about you and your congregation. How old were you when you first began regularly attending a Presbyterian church? _______ years old (If less than one year old, write 0 (zero).) (MQ7R)
TOTAL%
1) Birth to one year9331.4
2) Two to four years113.7
3) Five to nine years279.1
4) 10 to 17 years268.8
5) 18 to 24 years3110.5
6) 25 to 49 years9030.4
7) 50 years or older186.1
Missing90 
TOTAL296100.0
261) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. What is your current age? ____ years old (MQ16R)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 20 years old62.0
2) 20 to 24 years old10.3
3) 25 to 29 years old51.7
4) 30 to 34 years old103.4
5) 35 to 39 years old113.7
6) 40 to 44 years old113.7
7) 45 to 49 years old196.4
8) 50 to 54 years old289.4
9) 55 to 59 years old4414.8
10) 60 to 64 years old3812.8
11) 65 to 69 years old5317.8
12) 70 to 74 years old3612.1
13) 75 to 79 years old196.4
14) 80 to 84 years old134.4
15) 85 years or older41.3
Missing88 
TOTAL298100.0
262) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. What is the highest level of education you have completed? (MQ24)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school10.3
2) High school diploma62.0
3) Some college237.8
4) Trade school certificate51.7
5) Associate degree124.1
6) Bachelor's degree8228.0
7) Some graduate work3411.6
8) Master's degree9432.1
9) Doctorate3612.3
Missing93 
TOTAL293100.0
263) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Employed full-time (MQ25A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked19263.8
1) Checked10936.2
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
264) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Employed part-time (MQ25B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27390.7
1) Checked289.3
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
265) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Self-employed (MQ25C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27792.0
1) Checked248.0
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
266) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Unemployed (MQ25D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29698.3
1) Checked51.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
267) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Retired (MQ25E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked18160.1
1) Checked12039.9
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
268) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Full-time homemaker (MQ25F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked28795.3
1) Checked144.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
269) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Student (MQ25G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29397.3
1) Checked82.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
270) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Other (Specify) (MQ25H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29999.3
1) Checked20.7
Missing85 
TOTAL301100.0
271) Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. Please indicate your employment status. (Select all that apply.) Other (specify) (MQ25TEXT)
272) I-AGE: What is your current age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 54 and younger12432.6
2) 55 to 6410828.4
3) 65 and older14838.9
Missing6 
TOTAL380100.0
273) I-GENDER: Which of the following best describes your gender? (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male15841.3
2) Female22558.7
Missing3 
TOTAL383100.0
274) I-INCOME: 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) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) 65,000 or less10234.8
2) 65,001 to 105,0009532.4
3) 105,001 or more9632.8
Missing93 
TOTAL293100.0
275) I-EDUC: Now, we'd like you to tell us about yourself. What is the highest level of education you have completed? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Bachelor's degree or less12944.0
2) Some graduate work or graduate degree16456.0
Missing93 
TOTAL293100.0
276) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat13143.8
2) Independent9230.8
3) Republican7625.4
Missing87 
TOTAL299100.0