Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Annual Congregational Statistical Report, 2005

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Year (YEAR)
TOTAL%
2005) 10960100.0
TOTAL10960100.0
2) Synod (SYNOD)
TOTAL%
30) 2732.5
35) 730.7
40) 7947.2
80) 9288.5
100) 6726.1
115) 7596.9
140) 4794.4
150) 145413.3
180) 117910.8
220) 4644.2
300) 2392.2
315) 9768.9
360) 3082.8
380) 1651.5
400) 9058.3
420) 129211.8
TOTAL10960100.0
3) Synod name (SYNNAME)
4) Presbytery (PRESBY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10960416.983213
5) Presbytery name (PRSBNAME)
6) State (STATE)
7) County (COUNTY)
8) Year organized (OYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109601804.308419
9) Total number of active members, 2005 (TOTMEM05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10960211.084346
10) Church's active membership as of 12/31/2004 (LASTYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10960215.297349
11) Total number of females in the active membership (FEMALES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10960123.163197
12) Profession of faith gains for those 17 years old and younger (includes reaffirmation and restoration) (PRGAIN17)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109602.2315
13) Profession of faith gains for those 18 years old and older (includes reaffirmation and restoration) (PRGAIN18)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109604.52110
14) Total number of profession of faith gains (includes reaffirmation and restoration) (PROFGAIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109606.75214
15) Persons received into membership by certificate of transfer from other churches (CTGAIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109603.3099
16) Other gains (all other additions to active members' roll, including adjustments) (OTGAINS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109601.3279
17) Total number of gains from all sources (TOTGAINS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096011.38924
18) Persons dismissed to other churches for whom certificates of transfer were issued. (CTLOSS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109602.6146
19) Persons deleted from the rolls due to death (DEATHS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109603.3025
20) All other reductions of the active members' roll (OTLOSS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109609.68532
21) Total number of losses from all sources (TOTLOSS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096015.60237
22) Number of infant baptisms (children of believers and professions of faith by person aged 17 and under) (BABAPT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109602.8047
23) Number of adult baptisms (ADBAPT)
TOTAL%
0) 792372.3
1) 151813.9
2) 6546.0
3) 3122.8
4) 1601.5
5) 1131.0
6) 700.6
7) 430.4
8) 260.2
9) 260.2
10) 220.2
11) 90.1
12) 80.1
13) 130.1
14) 80.1
15) 20.0
16) 20.0
17) 70.1
18) 20.0
19) 30.0
20) 50.0
21) 20.0
22) 20.0
23) 40.0
24) 30.0
25) 20.0
26) 10.0
27) 20.0
29) 20.0
30) 20.0
31) 20.0
41) 20.0
50) 10.0
51) 10.0
56) 10.0
59) 10.0
91) 10.0
113) 10.0
140) 10.0
249) 10.0
286) 10.0
306) 10.0
TOTAL10960100.0
24) Total number of persons enrolled in all Christian education activities including (but not limited to) small groups, such as Bible studies, spiritual formation groups, and youth groups; includes teachers. (Changed to current definition in the late 1990s; previously 'Church School Enrollment.') (ENROLL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096098.638248
25) Number of active officers serving as of 12/31/2005. Session officers, men. (MENELD)
TOTAL%
0) 165615.1
1) 5505.0
2) 113910.4
3) 158514.5
4) 143613.1
5) 109810.0
6) 9588.7
7) 6926.3
8) 5154.7
9) 3873.5
10) 2642.4
11) 1711.6
12) 1311.2
13) 950.9
14) 820.7
15) 500.5
16) 410.4
17) 290.3
18) 200.2
19) 90.1
20) 80.1
21) 50.0
22) 50.0
23) 70.1
24) 50.0
25) 50.0
26) 10.0
27) 10.0
28) 20.0
29) 30.0
30) 10.0
31) 20.0
32) 20.0
33) 10.0
34) 20.0
44) 10.0
47) 10.0
TOTAL10960100.0
26) Number of active officers serving as of 12/31/2005. Session officers, women. (FEMELD)
TOTAL%
0) 173115.8
1) 4354.0
2) 8888.1
3) 148313.5
4) 148813.6
5) 136312.4
6) 113610.4
7) 8177.5
8) 5855.3
9) 3603.3
10) 2302.1
11) 1301.2
12) 1251.1
13) 650.6
14) 380.3
15) 250.2
16) 140.1
17) 100.1
18) 100.1
19) 60.1
20) 40.0
21) 30.0
22) 20.0
23) 20.0
24) 10.0
25) 20.0
26) 10.0
28) 10.0
30) 10.0
31) 10.0
32) 10.0
48) 10.0
55) 10.0
TOTAL10960100.0
27) Number of active officers serving as of 12/13/2005. Session officers, total. (ELDERS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109608.8826
28) Number of active officers serving as of 12/31/2005. Deacons, men. (MDEAC)
TOTAL%
0) 642658.6
1) 8858.1
2) 9178.4
3) 7426.8
4) 5144.7
5) 3963.6
6) 2752.5
7) 1891.7
8) 1481.4
9) 890.8
10) 850.8
11) 500.5
12) 540.5
13) 350.3
14) 230.2
15) 160.1
16) 140.1
17) 140.1
18) 140.1
19) 90.1
20) 80.1
21) 50.0
22) 50.0
23) 40.0
24) 20.0
25) 60.1
26) 40.0
27) 30.0
28) 30.0
29) 20.0
30) 30.0
33) 10.0
34) 40.0
36) 10.0
38) 10.0
39) 20.0
40) 10.0
46) 10.0
48) 10.0
50) 10.0
51) 20.0
52) 10.0
70) 10.0
77) 10.0
88) 20.0
TOTAL10960100.0
29) Number of active officers serving as of 12/31/2005. Deacons, women. (FDEAC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109604.2996
30) Number of active officers serving as of 12/31/2005. Deacons, total. (DEACONS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109606.1210
31) Inactive members. Number of persons whose names appear on the inactive roll. The inactive members' roll shall list the names of those who have been removed from the active members' roll because of their failure, in the judgment of the session, to participate in the church's work and worship. (INACTS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096042.599104
32) Baptized members. Number of persons who have received the Sacrament of Baptism and who have been enrolled as baptized members by the session, but who have not made a profession of faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior (sometimes referred to as 'Friends of the Church'). (BAPMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096029.04178
33) Total number of active members, inactive members, and baptized members (ADHERE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10960282.725463
34) The average attendance at Sunday worship (ATTEND05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096099.362157
35) Contributions. Total of all payments on pledges (current as well as delinquent), loose offerings (cash or check), and special offerings received by all treasurers (the church, all boards, and organizations of the church). This measure does not include capital and building funds, investment income, bequest, other income, and aid and subsidy. (CONTRIBS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10959189569.061420627
36) Capital and building funds. Total of all moneys received for capital purposes, extraordinary repairs, building funds, and equipment with anticipated useful life in excess of three years, including loans. (BUILD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1095737914.961217064
37) Bequests. The total monetary value of all new gifts from estates received by the church in the last year. This measure includes all one-time contributions of anything of value received by the church from estates, such as bequests, planned gifts (gift annuities, charitable trust, life insurance), stocks, real estate, or other non-monetary gifts. (BEQSTS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096011343.45595838
38) Investment and endowment income. All returns, such as interest and dividends, received from stocks, bonds, and other investments and endowments owned by the church. Also includes the proceeds from the sale or liquidation of investments held by the church. This measure does not include the monetary value or principal amount of investments that continue to be held by the church. (INVINC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096015085.01979023
39) Other income. The total of all other income, such as rent or other reimbursements from organizations using church property. This measure includes such things as tuition/fees for daycare, day school, etc. (OTHINC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1095926569.896123127
40) Local program. All moneys, from all sources, expended for current operations of the congregations, such as salaries and wages, pension and Social Security payments, printing, postage, materials, utilities, insurance premiums, payments of interest and principal loans, whether or not secured by mortgage, etc. (LOCPRG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10960177021.392408830
41) Local mission. The total of all moneys paid for local mission programs and projects approved and directed by the session and to local ecumenical bodies. (LOCMIS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1095914132.35664134
42) Capital expenditures. Total of all moneys expended for real property, whether improved or unimproved, the construction of new buildings, extraordinary repairs or renovations of existing buildings, and equipment with anticipated useful life in excess of three years. (CAPEXP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096044328.089295347
43) Investment expenditures. The total amount of moneys newly placed into savings or investments (such as certificates of deposit, stocks, bond, money market accounts, reinvested dividends) during the year, and remaining invested. Also included in this measure are investment costs, such as moneys expended to facilitate new investments made in earlier years. This measure does not include moneys invested in earlier years that were switched from one type of investment to another (e.g., stock to bonds or one stock to another). (INVEXP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109608048.73386409
44) Per capita appointments. The total of all moneys spent for presbytery, synod, and General Assembly apportionments. (PERCAP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109594000.4319079
45) CAS-Presbytery (CASPBY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109603068.89311036
46) CAS-Synod (CASSYN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10960746.7992783
47) CAS-General Assembly (CASGAM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109604964.99311669
48) Validated mission PC(USA). The total of all money given to presbytery, synod, and General Assembly agencies, including payments toward the mission budgets of these entities. This measure also includes presbytery, synod, and General Assembly special offerings: One Great Hour of Sharing, Christmas Joy, Peacemaking, Pentecost, and other offerings (Hunger, Disaster Relief, and Women's Birthday). It also includes the totals for mission program and projects related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and not already reported as Local Mission. (VALID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1096011965.87835864
49) Other mission. The total of all moneys expended for mission causes not related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and not already included under Session Local Mission. (OTMIS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109598773.815100186
50) I-ATTEND: The average attendance at Sunday worship (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Fewer than 100761669.5
2) 100 to 249234721.4
3) 250 to 4997566.9
4) 500 or more2412.2
TOTAL10960100.0