The Online Session Annual Statistical Report for the Presbyterian Church (USA) (2007)

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > Religious Groups > Members or Leaders > Presbyterian > Codebook


All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Synod (SYNOD)
TOTAL%
30) 2682.5
35) 730.7
40) 7837.2
80) 9088.4
100) 6616.1
115) 7456.9
140) 4694.3
150) 145013.4
180) 116010.7
220) 4634.3
300) 2392.2
315) 9789.0
360) 2982.8
380) 1641.5
400) 8848.2
420) 127911.8
TOTAL10822100.0
2) Synname (SYNNAME)
3) Presby (PRESBY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822416.659213
4) Prsbname (PRSBNAME)
5) Church (CHURCH)
6) City (CITY)
7) Sta (STA)
8) Zip (ZIP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082044729.79326462
9) Areacode (AREACODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10820556.162266
10) Phone (PHONE)
11) Total number of active members (MEMBERS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10820208.865346
12) County (COUNTY)
13) Received (RECEIVED)
14) Recdate (RECDATE)
TOTAL%
0) 1046296.7
309) 10.0
707) 10.0
1028) 10.0
10301) 10.0
20101) 10.0
20305) 10.0
20907) 10.0
21209) 10.0
30304) 10.0
30421) 10.0
40914) 20.0
60223) 10.0
60307) 10.0
70514) 10.0
790101) 590.5
800101) 190.2
800624) 230.2
800701) 640.6
810101) 1051.0
810514) 10.0
810701) 10.0
820101) 570.5
820906) 10.0
970315) 50.0
970504) 10.0
980301) 20.0
980329) 10.0
980605) 30.0
981027) 10.0
Missing2 
TOTAL10820100.0
15) Organize (ORGANIZE)
16) Oyear (OYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082093838.112266070
17) Unicam (UNICAM)
18) Seeking (SEEKING)
19) Ogafin (OGAFIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10820195370.409445747
20) Parish (PARISH)
21) Locname (LOCNAME)
22) Locstate (LOCSTATE)
23) Union (UNION)
24) Fed (FED)
25) Label (LABEL)
26) Update (UPDATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10820104971.317207108
27) Orgyear (ORGYEAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108201804.961418
28) Synod07 (SYNOD07)
TOTAL%
30) 2682.5
35) 730.7
40) 7837.2
80) 9088.4
100) 6616.1
115) 7456.9
140) 4694.3
150) 145013.4
180) 116010.7
220) 4634.3
300) 2392.2
315) 9789.0
360) 2982.8
380) 1641.5
400) 8848.2
420) 127911.8
TOTAL10822100.0
29) Presby07 (PRESBY07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822416.659213
30) Locat07 (LOCAT07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822324385.251186914
31) Totmem07 (TOTMEM07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822204.172342
32) Lastyr07 (LASTYR07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822208.857346
33) Total number of females in the active membership (FEMMEM07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822119.122195
34) Profession of faith gains for those 17 years old and younger (includes reaffirmation and restoration) (PRGN1707)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108222.0385
35) Profession of faith gains for those 18 years old and older (includes reaffirmation and restoration) (PRGN1807)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108224.1839
36) Total number of profession of faith gains (includes reaffirmation and restoration) (PROFGAIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108226.22113
37) Persons received into membership by certificate of transfer from other churches (CTGAIN07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108222.7857
38) Other gains (all other additions to active members' roll, including adjustments) (OTGAIN07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108221.0667
39) Total number of gains from all sources (TOTGAINS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082210.07321
40) Persons dismissed to other churches for whom certificates of transfer were issued (CTLOSS07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108222.3777
41) Persons deleted from the rolls due to death (DEATHS07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108223.0995
42) All other reductions of the active members' roll (OTLOSS07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108229.28227
43) Total number of losses from all sources (TOTLOSS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082214.75832
44) Number of infant baptisms (includes children up to 17 years of age) (BABAPT07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108222.5626
45) Number of adult baptisms (ADBAPT07)
TOTAL%
0) 805874.5
1) 142913.2
2) 5855.4
3) 2812.6
4) 1641.5
5) 790.7
6) 590.5
7) 350.3
8) 170.2
9) 130.1
10) 130.1
11) 190.2
12) 110.1
13) 70.1
14) 80.1
15) 80.1
16) 40.0
17) 30.0
18) 20.0
19) 40.0
20) 30.0
21) 20.0
22) 20.0
23) 20.0
27) 10.0
29) 20.0
30) 10.0
33) 10.0
34) 10.0
35) 20.0
37) 10.0
39) 10.0
42) 10.0
43) 10.0
50) 10.0
68) 10.0
TOTAL10822100.0
46) Total number of persons enrolled in all Christian education activities including (but not limited to) small groups, Bible studies, spiritual formation groups, and youth groups, including teachers. (Changed to current definition in the late 1990s; previously "Church School Enrollment.") (ENROLL07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082294.523256
47) Meneld07 (MENELD07)
TOTAL%
0) 171615.9
1) 6626.1
2) 115710.7
3) 158314.6
4) 136412.6
5) 10679.9
6) 9749.0
7) 6195.7
8) 4664.3
9) 3483.2
10) 2622.4
11) 1681.6
12) 1101.0
13) 790.7
14) 750.7
15) 380.4
16) 390.4
17) 240.2
18) 200.2
19) 170.2
20) 30.0
21) 70.1
22) 50.0
23) 10.0
24) 10.0
25) 20.0
26) 20.0
27) 10.0
28) 40.0
30) 40.0
31) 10.0
32) 10.0
33) 10.0
40) 10.0
TOTAL10822100.0
48) Femeld07 (FEMELD07)
TOTAL%
0) 177116.4
1) 4103.8
2) 8838.2
3) 149413.8
4) 147513.6
5) 136812.6
6) 111810.3
7) 7907.3
8) 5284.9
9) 3583.3
10) 2222.1
11) 1361.3
12) 950.9
13) 570.5
14) 350.3
15) 230.2
16) 140.1
17) 100.1
18) 80.1
19) 70.1
20) 50.0
21) 20.0
22) 20.0
23) 10.0
24) 30.0
25) 20.0
27) 20.0
30) 10.0
31) 20.0
TOTAL10822100.0
49) Elders (ELDERS)
TOTAL%
0) 155814.4
1) 150.1
2) 880.8
3) 3122.9
4) 3383.1
5) 5435.0
6) 158714.7
7) 5224.8
8) 4654.3
9) 159814.8
10) 2772.6
11) 2942.7
12) 123311.4
13) 2252.1
14) 1591.5
15) 5294.9
16) 1191.1
17) 890.8
18) 2982.8
19) 710.7
20) 400.4
21) 1311.2
22) 220.2
23) 280.3
24) 860.8
25) 350.3
26) 180.2
27) 300.3
28) 120.1
29) 130.1
30) 300.3
31) 50.0
32) 90.1
33) 30.0
35) 20.0
36) 170.2
39) 10.0
40) 10.0
41) 10.0
42) 10.0
43) 10.0
44) 20.0
45) 20.0
46) 20.0
47) 20.0
48) 10.0
49) 20.0
53) 20.0
60) 10.0
62) 20.0
TOTAL10822100.0
50) Mdeacn07 (MDEACN07)
TOTAL%
0) 640659.2
1) 8738.1
2) 9388.7
3) 7136.6
4) 5314.9
5) 3653.4
6) 2572.4
7) 1721.6
8) 1381.3
9) 1010.9
10) 580.5
11) 580.5
12) 430.4
13) 310.3
14) 170.2
15) 260.2
16) 140.1
17) 100.1
18) 80.1
19) 120.1
20) 70.1
21) 70.1
22) 30.0
23) 30.0
24) 10.0
25) 10.0
26) 10.0
28) 20.0
29) 20.0
30) 10.0
31) 10.0
32) 10.0
33) 20.0
35) 20.0
36) 20.0
37) 10.0
40) 20.0
42) 10.0
43) 10.0
46) 20.0
51) 10.0
52) 20.0
55) 10.0
56) 10.0
62) 10.0
80) 10.0
95) 10.0
TOTAL10822100.0
51) Fdeacn07 (FDEACN07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108224.2276
52) Number of persons deleted from the active members' roll for any reason, and persons temporarily excluded or removed from active membership (INACTS07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082240.67996
53) 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") (BAPMEM07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082226.94878
54) Total number of active members, inactive members, and baptized members (ADHERE07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822271.799453
55) The average attendance at Sunday worship (ATTEND07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082295.259155
56) Lytot07 (LYTOT07)
57) All money received by all treasurers of organizations in the church, including payments on pledges, loose offerings, and special offerings (RECDON07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822199790.395469516
58) All receipts for capital purposes, building funds, extraordinary repairs, including loans (BUILD07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082238310.211207283
59) Income received from wills (total monetary value of all new gifts from estates, gift annuities, charitable trusts, life insurances, etc.) (BEQST07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082211965.01283804
60) Dividends and interest received from investments, as well as proceeds from the sale or liquidation of investments (INVINC07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082219398.899101551
61) All other income (e.g., rent, other reimbursements from organizations using church property, etc.) except that from aid or subsidy (OTHINC07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082229541.76290780
62) Totrecs (TOTRECS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822299006.277768997
63) Subaid07 (SUBAID07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108221235.74214509
64) All money paid to all sources for current operation of the congregation (including salaries, pension and social-security payments, printing, postage, utilities, insurance premiums, payments of interest and principal on loans, etc.) (LOCPRG07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822187356.987437335
65) All money paid for local mission programs, community projects approved by session, and to local ecumenical agencies (LOCMIS07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082214652.38785852
66) All money spent for real property, construction of new buildings, extraordinary repairs or renovation of existing buildings, and equipment with expected life in excess of three years (CAPEXP07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082245354.353293841
67) Amounts newly invested in savings, CDs, Money Market accounts, long- and short-term investments (INVEXP07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108227375.03969135
68) All money spent for presbytery, synod, and General Assembly entities, including payments toward the mission budgets of these entities; also 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). Includes the totals for mission program and projects related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (PERCAP07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108224103.7439516
69) Valid07 (VALID07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108229757.23427087
70) The total of all money given to other mission not related to the PCUSA, that is, money given to mission causes not validated by the PCUSA and not included under session local mission (OTHMIS07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL108228299.26849822
71) Theol07 (THEOL07)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822283.8372199
72) Validthe (VALIDTHE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1082210041.07127535
73) Totexps (TOTEXPS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822277182.847723174
74) Femper07 (FEMPER07)
75) Giveunit (GIVEUNIT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822226.6373328
76) Operinc (OPERINC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822220758.956515899
77) Operexp (OPEREXP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10822232488.707517314
78) Membership size (SIZE2)
TOTAL%
-1) 280.3
1) 284626.3
2) 245122.6
3) 147113.6
4) 9678.9
5) 112910.4
6) 9769.0
7) 5234.8
8) 2262.1
9) 1051.0
10) 1000.9
TOTAL10822100.0