U.S. Congregational Life Survey, 2001, Southern Baptist Profile

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) ID number - Unique ID number to aggregate data by congregation. Cases starting with a B are for the Southern Baptist Convention random sample. (ID)
2) Congregation ID Unique ID number to aggregate data by congregation. Cases starting with a B are for the Southern Baptist Convention random sample. (CONGREGA)
3) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist134100.0
TOTAL134100.0
4) What is the approximate seating capacity of the space where your largest worship service is held? (CAPACITY)
TOTAL%
12) 10.8
60) 32.3
70) 21.6
75) 10.8
80) 10.8
84) 10.8
85) 10.8
100) 43.1
110) 10.8
120) 64.7
125) 10.8
130) 21.6
140) 21.6
150) 97.0
160) 10.8
165) 10.8
175) 86.2
180) 21.6
185) 21.6
200) 1511.6
220) 21.6
225) 32.3
240) 32.3
250) 1410.9
265) 10.8
270) 10.8
275) 10.8
280) 21.6
300) 64.7
325) 10.8
330) 10.8
350) 75.4
375) 21.6
380) 10.8
400) 53.9
450) 32.3
475) 10.8
500) 32.3
540) 10.8
600) 10.8
700) 10.8
750) 10.8
850) 10.8
900) 10.8
1000) 10.8
1500) 10.8
Missing5 
TOTAL129100.0
5) In what year was your congregation officially founded? (FOUNDED)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1241931.45247
6) In what year did your congregation begin worshiping at its current location? (CURRLOCA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1191948.34541
7) Is your congregation s primary worship service held in a church, temple, mosque, or some other kind of building? (BUILDING)
TOTAL%
1) A church12595.4
7) A private home10.8
9) A store front10.8
10) Other (specify)43.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
8) Does this building belong to your congregation or does it belong to another group that loans or rents space to you? (BLDBLONG)
TOTAL%
1) Building belongs to our congregation or denomination12596.2
2) Building belongs to another group, and we rent the space53.8
Missing4 
TOTAL130100.0
9) Is your congregation formally affiliated with a denomination, convention, or some similar kind of association? (AFFIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
10) If yes, what are the names of all denominations or other associations that your congregation belongs to? (NMEDNOM1)
TOTAL%
37) Southern Baptist134100.0
TOTAL134100.0
11) Is your congregation affiliated with any local association of congregations such as a local council of churches? (COUNCIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10480.6
2) No2418.6
3) Not sure10.8
Missing5 
TOTAL129100.0
12) How many people are associated in any way with the religious life of this congregation- counting both adults and children, counting both regular and irregular participants, counting both official or registered members and also participating nonmembers? What is the total number of persons associated with this congregation to any degree at all? (RELGLIFE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL130403.515458
13) How many people -counting both adults and children- regularly participate in the religious life of your congregation- whether or not they are officially members of your congregation? (PARTNO1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL130196.892282
14) How many adults -people 18 years or older- regularly participate in the religious life of your congregation? (PARTNO2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL127124.386168
15) How many children in the following age group regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? Under 5 years. (CHILD1)
TOTAL%
0) None43.3
2) 86.5
3) 64.9
4) 32.4
5) 129.8
6) 54.1
7) 64.9
8) 108.1
9) 43.3
10) 1613.0
11) 21.6
12) 21.6
13) 10.8
14) 32.4
15) 43.3
17) 10.8
18) 10.8
19) 10.8
20) 32.4
21) 32.4
22) 10.8
25) 43.3
30) 75.7
36) 21.6
40) 21.6
48) 10.8
49) 10.8
50) 54.1
60) 21.6
70) 10.8
101) 10.8
223) 10.8
Missing11 
TOTAL123100.0
16) How many children in the following age group regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? 5 to 11 years. (CHILD2)
TOTAL%
0) 10.8
1) 54.0
2) 10.8
3) 21.6
4) 10.8
5) 54.0
6) 32.4
7) 32.4
8) 54.0
9) 32.4
10) 1310.3
11) 21.6
12) 118.7
13) 32.4
14) 21.6
15) 97.1
16) 21.6
17) 21.6
18) 21.6
19) 10.8
20) 97.1
24) 21.6
25) 54.0
27) 21.6
28) 10.8
30) 54.0
33) 10.8
36) 10.8
38) 10.8
40) 32.4
41) 10.8
45) 21.6
47) 10.8
50) 64.8
55) 10.8
56) 10.8
60) 21.6
70) 32.4
75) 10.8
89) 10.8
322) 10.8
Missing8 
TOTAL126100.0
17) How many children in the following age group regularly participate in the activities of this congregation? 12 to 18 years. (CHILD3)
TOTAL%
0) 21.6
1) 21.6
2) 32.4
3) 43.2
4) 75.6
5) 54.0
6) 54.0
7) 21.6
8) 64.8
9) 21.6
10) 1612.8
11) 10.8
12) 64.8
13) 10.8
15) 118.8
16) 10.8
17) 10.8
18) 32.4
19) 10.8
20) 97.2
22) 10.8
24) 10.8
25) 75.6
30) 21.6
35) 32.4
37) 10.8
40) 32.4
42) 10.8
43) 21.6
50) 86.4
60) 10.8
65) 21.6
75) 10.8
80) 10.8
95) 21.6
391) 10.8
Missing9 
TOTAL125100.0
18) So far this year (2001), what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. (ATTEND01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL132165.242168
19) For the year 2000, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. (ATTEND00)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL132161.848161
20) For the year 1999, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. (ATTEND99)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL118138.373122
21) For the year 1998, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. (ATTEND98)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL117136.778119
22) For the year 1997, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. (ATTEND97)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL109133.138115
23) For the year 1996, what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. (ATTEND96)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL103128.942102
24) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Mailed or distributed newsletters, letters, or flyers. (NNMBNWSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3627.5
1) Checked9572.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
25) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Placed a paid ad in a newspaper or magazine. (NNMBPDAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6549.6
1) Checked6650.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
26) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Advertised on the radio or TV. (NNMBTV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8967.9
1) Checked4232.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
27) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Placed a paid ad in the phone book or yellow pages. (NNMBPH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8262.6
1) Checked4937.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
28) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Established or maintained a web site for the congregation. (NNMBWEB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8665.6
1) Checked4534.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
29) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Had an activity (fair, chili supper) to meet people in the neighborhood. (NNMBACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6348.1
1) Checked6851.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
30) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Conducted or used a survey of the community. (NNMBSUR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10177.1
1) Checked3022.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
31) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Encouraged people already in the congregation to invite a new person. (NNMBINV)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75.3
1) Checked12494.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
32) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Tried to identify and contact people who recently moved into the area. (NNMBPEO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6045.8
1) Checked7154.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
33) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Sponsored or participated in an outreach service or other public event intended to bring people into your congregation. (NNMBOUT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5340.5
1) Checked7859.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
34) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Sent a letter or other material to people who visited your congregation. (NNMBLET)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2216.8
1) Checked10983.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
35) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Had someone from your congregation telephone people who visited your congregation. (NNMBTEL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3526.7
1) Checked9673.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
36) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Had someone from your congregation go to the home of people who visited your congregation. (NNMBHOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2418.3
1) Checked10781.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
37) In the last 12 months, has this congregation done the following to reach out to nonmembers? - Had a special committee to work on recruiting new members. (NNMBNMC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10277.9
1) Checked2922.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
38) How often is this congregation s building or facilities used or rented by community groups not connected to the congregation? (RENTFAC)
TOTAL%
1) Daily or most days118.6
2) At least weekly2015.6
3) At least monthly1612.5
4) Occasionally5240.6
5) Never2922.7
Missing6 
TOTAL128100.0
39) Does this congregation s worship services focus on particular group(s) of people? - No, our concern is general. (FOCUSGEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked129.2
1) Checked11990.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
40) Does this congregation s worship services focus on particular group(s) of people? - Yes, certain age groups (older adults, young people) (FOCUSAGE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12494.7
1) Checked75.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
41) Does this congregation s worship services focus on particular group(s) of people? - Yes, certain language or racial-ethnic groups (FOCUSRAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12696.2
1) Checked53.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
42) Does this congregation s worship services focus on particular group(s) of people? - Yes, certain groups with a common concern or interest (artists, campers, resort residents) (FOCUSCOM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
43) Does this congregation s worship services focus on particular group(s) of people? - Yes, certain groups with similar lifestyles (singles, homosexuals) (FOCUSSL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
44) Does this congregation s worship services focus on particular group(s) of people? - Yes, certain socio-economic groups (blue collar, public housing residents, upper income) (FOCUSSES)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
45) Does this congregation s worship services focus on particular group(s) of people? - Yes, another type of group (please specify) (FOCUSOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
46) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Housing for senior citizens (nursing homes, assisted living) (SERVHOSC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
47) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Housing for other groups (crisis, youth shelters, homeless, students) (SERVHOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11084.0
1) Checked2116.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
48) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Other senior citizen programs or assistance (Meals on Wheels, transportation) (SERVOTPR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10076.3
1) Checked3123.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
49) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Prison or jail ministry (SERVPRSN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9068.7
1) Checked4131.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
50) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Care for persons with disabilities (skills training, respite care, home care) (SERVDISB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11890.1
1) Checked139.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
51) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Counseling or support groups (marriage or bereavement counseling, parenting programs, women s groups) (SERVCNWM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6851.9
1) Checked6348.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
52) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Substance abuse or 12-step recovery programs (SERVSBAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12393.9
1) Checked86.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
53) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Day care, preschool, before or after-school programs (SERVDYCR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11084.0
1) Checked2116.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
54) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Elementary school (SERVELEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
55) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Other programs for children and youth (job training, literacy program, scouting, sports) (SERVCHLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10177.1
1) Checked3022.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
56) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Emergency relief or material assistance (food, clothes for the needy) (SERVEMER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3022.9
1) Checked10177.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
57) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Health-related programs and activities (blood drives, screenings, health education) (SERVHLTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10580.2
1) Checked2619.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
58) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Immigrant support activities (English as a second language, refugee support, interpreting service) (SERVIMMG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12091.6
1) Checked118.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
59) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Activities for unemployed people (preparation for job seeking, skills training) (SERVUNEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
60) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Voter registration or voter education (SERVVOTE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11084.0
1) Checked2116.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
61) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Community organizing or neighborhood action groups (SERVCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12393.9
1) Checked86.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
62) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Political or social justice activities (civil rights, human rights) (SERVPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
63) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Animal welfare or environmental activities (SERVANIM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
64) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Other welfare, community service, or social action activities not mentioned above (SERVOWEL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10882.4
1) Checked2317.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
65) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Sporting activities or teams (intramural teams) (SERVSPRT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8967.9
1) Checked4232.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
66) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Arts, music, or cultural activities or programs (SERVART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9774.0
1) Checked3426.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
67) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Hobby or craft groups (SERVHOB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10983.2
1) Checked2216.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
68) In the past 12 months, did your congregation provide the following service for your own congregation s members or for people in the community? - Other social, recreational, or leisure activities (SERVSOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8161.8
1) Checked5038.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
69) Does your congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age group? -Religious education classes for children 11 years of age and younger (RELED11)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21.5
1) Checked12998.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
70) Does your congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age group? - Religious education classes for youth, 12-18 years of age (RELED12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked86.1
1) Checked12393.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
71) Does your congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age group? - Religious education classes for adults (RELEDAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64.6
1) Checked12595.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
72) Does your congregation have religious education classes, Sunday school, or Sabbath school for any of the following age group? - No religious education classes (RELEDNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
73) [ASK ONLY IF RELED11, RELED12, OR RELEDAD=1] How many children (11 years and younger) attend at least one of these classes in a typical week? (RELEDCH)
TOTAL%
1) 54.5
3) 10.9
4) 21.8
5) 32.7
6) 32.7
7) 21.8
8) 32.7
9) 54.5
10) 76.3
11) 10.9
12) 32.7
13) 10.9
14) 21.8
15) 108.9
16) 21.8
17) 10.9
18) 10.9
19) 10.9
20) 87.1
21) 10.9
23) 10.9
24) 10.9
25) 98.0
30) 87.1
35) 32.7
40) 10.9
44) 21.8
45) 32.7
46) 10.9
48) 10.9
50) 76.3
57) 10.9
60) 10.9
69) 10.9
75) 10.9
85) 10.9
90) 10.9
100) 32.7
120) 10.9
150) 10.9
200) 21.8
Missing22 
TOTAL112100.0
74) [ASK ONLY IF RELED11, RELED12, OR RELEDAD=1] How many youth (12-18 years of age) attend at least one of these classes in a typical week? (RELEDYTH)
TOTAL%
0) NONE32.7
1) 10.9
2) 54.5
3) 21.8
4) 65.4
5) 54.5
6) 65.4
7) 65.4
8) 54.5
9) 10.9
10) 108.9
12) 43.6
13) 10.9
14) 10.9
15) 1311.6
16) 10.9
19) 21.8
20) 1311.6
21) 10.9
24) 21.8
25) 43.6
28) 10.9
30) 32.7
35) 21.8
40) 32.7
50) 76.3
65) 10.9
90) 10.9
150) 10.9
200) 10.9
Missing22 
TOTAL112100.0
75) [ASK ONLY IF RELED11, RELED12, OR RELEDAD=1] How many adults attend at least one of these classes in a typical week? (RELEDADN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL11375.63774
76) Is there an elementary school or high school provided by the congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? - No, our congregation does not provide any schools. (SCHOOLNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75.3
1) Checked12494.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
77) Is there an elementary school or high school provided by the congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? - Yes, we have an elementary school. (SCHLELYS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
78) Is there an elementary school or high school provided by the congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, we have an elementary school and the following number of children are enrolled. (SCHLELYN)
TOTAL%
200) 1100.0
Missing133 
TOTAL1100.0
79) Is there an elementary school or high school provided by the congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? - Yes, we have a junior high and/or high school. (SCHLHSYS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
80) Is there an elementary school or high school provided by the congregation? If yes, how many children are enrolled? Yes, we have a junior high and/or high school and the following number of students are enrolled. (SCHLHSYN)
TOTAL%
100) 1100.0
Missing133 
TOTAL1100.0
81) Many congregations make use of small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Does the following best describe the situation in your congregation? - We do not have such groups here. (SMLGRPNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8967.9
1) Checked4232.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
82) Many congregations make use of small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Does the following best describe the situation in your congregation? - A group or groups meet here, but they are not central to our congregational life. (SMLGRPNC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11084.0
1) Checked2116.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
83) Many congregations make use of small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Does the following best describe the situation in your congregation? - Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in the congregation. (SMLGRPIM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6650.4
1) Checked6549.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
84) Many congregations make use of small groups (or cells) for sharing and spiritual growth. Does the following best describe the situation in your congregation? - Small groups are an important part of our strategy to involve people in community service or mission and ministry. (SMLGRPIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10076.3
1) Checked3123.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
85) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? - We have no organized prayer groups. (PRAYNO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12393.9
1) Checked86.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
86) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? - We have prayer groups, but they meet infrequently. (PRAYINFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11990.8
1) Checked129.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
87) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? - We have regular prayer groups that meet at certain times of the year (Lent, revivals). (PRAYREG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11386.3
1) Checked1813.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
88) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? - We have regular prayer groups that are part of our small group or cell program. (PRAYSMGR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9572.5
1) Checked3627.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
89) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? - We have regular prayer groups that are attached to specific classes, groups, or ministries. (PRAYRESP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7355.7
1) Checked5844.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
90) Which of the following best describes the group prayer life of this congregation? - We have some other type of prayer groups. (PRAYOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6247.3
1) Checked6952.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
91) Once a person has joined your congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of this congregation? - Follow-up visits by clergy, lay leaders, or members (INTGFLUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked3224.4
1) Checked9975.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
92) Once a person has joined your congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of this congregation? - Designated people extend hospitality and invite them for meals. (INTGMEAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked11789.3
1) Checked1410.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
93) Once a person has joined your congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of this congregation? - A group or course for new members (INTGNEWM)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked7355.7
1) Checked5844.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
94) Once a person has joined your congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of this congregation? - Invitation to join a small group, fellowship group, or similar group (INTGJOIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked5844.3
1) Checked7355.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
95) Once a person has joined your congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of this congregation? - Invitation to take on a task within the congregation or in service to the community (INTGTASK)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked8363.4
1) Checked4836.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
96) Once a person has joined your congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of this congregation? - Other procedures or activities not mentioned above (INTGOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked10479.4
1) Checked2720.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
97) Once a person has joined your congregation, are there any planned procedures designed to ensure that he or she becomes integrated into the life of this congregation? - No planned procedures (INTGNOPL)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked12192.4
1) Checked107.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
98) In the last five years has the following occurred? - This congregation absorbed another congregation which was closed. (P5YRCLOS)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
99) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Merged with other congregations of the same denomination, resulting in this congregation. (P5YRMESA)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
100) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Merged with other congregations of different denominations, resulting in this congregation. (P5YRMERG)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
101) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Experienced a major conflict that resulted in the congregation splitting into two or more congregations. (P5YRSPLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked12393.9
1) Checked86.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
102) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Experienced a conflict that led some people to leave the congregation. (P5YRLEAV)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked7960.3
1) Checked5239.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
103) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Experienced a conflict that led the pastor, minister, or priest to leave the congregation. (P5YRCONF)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked10580.2
1) Checked2619.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
104) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Been involved in planting or growing a new congregation. (P5YRGROW)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked11084.0
1) Checked2116.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
105) In the last five years has the following occurred? - This congregation was established as a result of church planting by another congregation or a growth program of the denomination. (P5YRPLNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked11990.8
1) Checked129.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
106) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Reorganized or started new worship services for distinct age, racial or ethnic, socio-economic, or interest groups. (P5YRRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked11990.8
1) Checked129.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
107) In the last five years has the following occurred? - Reorganized or started new worship services for people who typically do not attend ( seeker services ) (P5YRSEEK)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked12796.9
1) Checked43.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
108) In the last five years has the following occurred? - One or more members entered ministry (P5YRMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked9169.5
1) Checked4030.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
109) In the last five years has the following occurred? - None of the above (P5YRNONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not Checked9874.8
1) Checked3325.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
110) Does your congregation use electronic mail (e-mail) or the Internet to communicate with attendees? (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5643.8
2) No7256.3
Missing6 
TOTAL128100.0
111) Politically, would your congregation be considered (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side10682.8
2) Right in the middle2116.4
3) More on the liberal side10.8
Missing6 
TOTAL128100.0
112) Theologically, would your congregation be considered (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side11488.4
2) Right in the middle1410.9
3) More on the liberal side10.8
Missing5 
TOTAL129100.0
113) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Prohibitions against members smoking. (PROHIB1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1816.4
2) No9283.6
Missing24 
TOTAL110100.0
114) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Drinking alcohol. (PROHIB2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7763.1
2) No4536.9
Missing12 
TOTAL122100.0
115) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? What people eat. (PROHIB3)
TOTAL%
2) No110100.0
Missing24 
TOTAL110100.0
116) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Dancing (PROHIB4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes98.4
2) No9891.6
Missing27 
TOTAL107100.0
117) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Dress, hairstyle, jewelry, or makeup (PROHIB5)
TOTAL%
2) No109100.0
Missing25 
TOTAL109100.0
118) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Gambling (PROHIB6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6152.6
2) No5547.4
Missing18 
TOTAL116100.0
119) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? How much money people give to the congregation. (PROHIB7)
TOTAL%
1) Yes98.1
2) No10291.9
Missing23 
TOTAL111100.0
120) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Unmarried adults living together. (PROHIB8)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8973.6
2) No3226.4
Missing13 
TOTAL121100.0
121) Does your congregation or denomination have any special rules or prohibitions regarding the following? Homosexual behavior (PROHIB9)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9880.3
2) No2419.7
Missing12 
TOTAL122100.0
122) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? - Offerings, pledges, donations, dues (INCSOFFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10.8
1) Checked13099.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
123) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? - Income from charges for use of the congregation s facilities or buildings (INCSFAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
124) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? - Income from trust funds, investments, or bequests (INCSTRFD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12495.4
1) Checked64.6
Missing4 
TOTAL130100.0
125) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? - Financial support from the denomination or outside the congregation (INCSFIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12898.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing4 
TOTAL130100.0
126) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? - Grants or income from local, state, or federal government (INCSGVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
127) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? - Grants or income from non-governmental sources (INCSNGVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
128) What are the biggest sources of income for this congregation? - Other (INCSNOTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
129) Does your congregation operate with a formal, written annual budget? (BUDGET)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11589.1
2) No1410.9
Missing5 
TOTAL129100.0
130) What is the total amount of money your congregation received in income from all sources during your most recent fiscal year? (TOTALINC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL122243089.828370611
131) Of this amount, how much came from individuals donations, dues, or contributions? (DONATION)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL121231720.57349206
132) What was your total congregational budget for the most recent fiscal year the total amount that your congregation spent for all purposes, including standard operating costs, salaries, debt service, money sent to your denomination or other religious organizations, and all other purposes? (TOTBUDG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL123200506.098259466
133) Of this amount, how much was used for the congregation s operating expenses, including salaries, maintenance of buildings, utilities, and debt service? (OPEXPENS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL118141670.11156281
134) Which one of the following best describes your congregation s financial situation? (FINSIT)
TOTAL%
1) We have an increasing financial base.5240.9
2) We have an essentially stable financial base.6349.6
3) We have a declining financial base.118.7
4) Our financial situation is a serious threat to our ability to continue as a viable congregation.10.8
Missing7 
TOTAL127100.0
135) What is the role of the person who completed the majority of this form? (ROLE)
TOTAL%
1) Minister, pastor, or priest10280.3
2) Administrator or other paid congregational staff member1310.2
3) Clerk, treasurer, or other lay leader86.3
4) Other (please specify)43.1
Missing7 
TOTAL127100.0
136) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. - Ordained professionals: Full-time (ORDFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None43.5
1) 8070.8
2) 2017.7
3) 54.4
4) 21.8
5) 10.9
6) 10.9
Missing21 
TOTAL113100.0
137) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. - Lay professionals: Full-time (LAYFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None1144.0
1) 1040.0
2) 416.0
Missing109 
TOTAL25100.0
138) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. Clerical/secretarial: Full-time (CLERFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None922.0
1) 2561.0
2) 37.3
3) 24.9
4) 24.9
Missing93 
TOTAL41100.0
139) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. Custodial/maintenance: Full-time (CUSTFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None1032.3
1) 1961.3
2) 26.5
Missing103 
TOTAL31100.0
140) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. Daycare, preschool, or school employees: Full-time (DAYCFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None1062.5
1) 212.5
8) 16.3
10) 16.3
11) 16.3
35) 16.3
Missing118 
TOTAL16100.0
141) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. - Other employees: Full-time (OTHRFULL)
TOTAL%
0) None1184.6
1) 215.4
Missing121 
TOTAL13100.0
142) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. - Ordained professionals: Part-time (ORDPART)
TOTAL%
0) None922.5
1) 3075.0
2) 12.5
Missing94 
TOTAL40100.0
143) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. Lay professionals: Part-time (LAYPART)
TOTAL%
0) None818.6
1) 2353.5
2) 716.3
3) 49.3
4) 12.3
Missing91 
TOTAL43100.0
144) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. Clerical/secretarial: Part-time (CLERPART)
TOTAL%
0) None710.6
1) 4974.2
2) 812.1
3) 11.5
4) 11.5
Missing68 
TOTAL66100.0
145) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. Custodial/maintenance: Part-time (CUSTPART)
TOTAL%
0) None56.7
1) 4864.0
2) 2229.3
Missing59 
TOTAL75100.0
146) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. Daycare, preschool, or school employees: Part-time (DAYCPART)
TOTAL%
0) None942.9
1) 14.8
2) 14.8
4) 314.3
6) 14.8
8) 14.8
10) 14.8
11) 29.5
12) 14.8
20) 14.8
Missing113 
TOTAL21100.0
147) How many people are employed by your congregation? For each category below, please indicate the number of full-time and the number of part-time paid employees. - Other employees: Part-time (OTHRPART)
TOTAL%
0) None821.1
1) 821.1
2) 1026.3
3) 718.4
4) 25.3
5) 37.9
Missing96 
TOTAL38100.0
148) How long does this worship service generally last? (LENGTH)
TOTAL%
1) Up to 1 hour5441.5
2) Between 1 and 1.5 hours6751.5
3) Between 1.5 and 2 hours64.6
4) Over 2 hours32.3
Missing4 
TOTAL130100.0
149) What type of order of service or program is used? (ORDER)
TOTAL%
2) Written service outline or bulletin10681.5
3) No written outline, but a standard approach is used1612.3
4) Very flexible; varies from week to week75.4
5) None10.8
Missing4 
TOTAL130100.0
150) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Applause (PTSVAPPL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2116.0
1) Checked11084.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
151) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Laughter (PTSVLAUG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2922.1
1) Checked10277.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
152) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Use of incense (PTSVINCE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
153) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Use of piano (PTSVPIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1713.0
1) Checked11487.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
154) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Use of organ (PTSVORGN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5239.7
1) Checked7960.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
155) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Use of hymn books (PTSVHYM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3022.9
1) Checked10177.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
156) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Singing by the congregation (PTSVSNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21.5
1) Checked12998.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
157) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Singing by a choir or soloist (PTSVCHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64.6
1) Checked12595.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
158) Which of the following are part of this worship service? People greeting each other (by shaking hands or some other way) (PTSVGRT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1410.7
1) Checked11789.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
159) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Silent prayer or meditation (PTSVSIL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6448.9
1) Checked6751.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
160) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Taking up a collection of money (PTSVMON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21.5
1) Checked12998.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
161) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Special time directed at children (PTSVCHD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6851.9
1) Checked6348.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
162) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Participation by teens (such as speaking, reading, singing, or performing) (PTSVTNS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8262.6
1) Checked4937.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
163) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Calling out amen or other expressions of approval (PTSVAMEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked2821.4
1) Checked10378.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
164) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Use of visual projection equipment (PTSVVIS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8161.8
1) Checked5038.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
165) Which of the following are part of this worship service? People speaking, reading, or reciting something together (PTSVTOG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7355.7
1) Checked5844.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
166) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Jumping, shouting, or dancing that is unplanned (PTSVUNP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12696.2
1) Checked53.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
167) Which of the following are part of this worship service? People raising their hands in praise (PTSVHND)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7859.5
1) Checked5340.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
168) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Use of drums or electric guitar (PTSVDRUM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9975.6
1) Checked3224.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
169) Which of the following are part of this worship service? Communion, Eucharist, or Lord s Supper (PTSVCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3325.2
1) Checked9874.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
170) Is there a sermon, homily, or speech of some type in this worship service? (HOMILY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13099.2
2) No10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
171) If yes, how long does the sermon, homily, or speech usually last? (HOMILY2)
TOTAL%
4) 16 to 20 minutes43.1
5) 21 to 30 minutes8768.0
6) 31 to 60 minutes3728.9
Missing6 
TOTAL128100.0
172) In a typical week, how many worship services does your congregation hold? (NOSRVCS)
TOTAL%
1) 1129.3
2) 24635.7
3) 36248.1
4) 486.2
99) Variable (e.g., service every other week)10.8
Missing5 
TOTAL129100.0
173) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Service time (write in starting time) first service (See summary documentation for information on time.) (TIME1)
TOTAL%
730) 10.8
800) 32.4
815) 21.6
825) 10.8
830) 86.4
900) 10.8
915) 10.8
920) 10.8
930) 43.2
945) 21.6
1000) 75.6
1015) 10.8
1030) 1310.4
1040) 10.8
1045) 1512.0
1050) 54.0
1055) 32.4
1100) 5443.2
1200) 10.8
1400) 10.8
Missing9 
TOTAL125100.0
174) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Day held (write in day) first service (DAY1)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday127100.0
Missing7 
TOTAL127100.0
175) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Average attendance (write in number of people) first service (ATTEND1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL119120.277105
176) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. How often is the service held? first service (OFTEN1)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week12899.2
2) Every two weeks10.8
Missing5 
TOTAL129100.0
177) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Service for children and their parents first service (TYPE1CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5038.2
1) Checked8161.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
178) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Communion or Eucharist first service (TYPE1COM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11587.8
1) Checked1612.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
179) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For youth (13 to 18 years) first service (TYPE1YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7758.8
1) Checked5441.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
180) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For non-members or seekers first service (TYPE1NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9169.5
1) Checked4030.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
181) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Traditional style of worship first service (TYPE1TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6549.6
1) Checked6650.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
182) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Contemporary style of worship first service (TYPE1CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11688.5
1) Checked1511.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
183) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship first service (TYPE1BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6851.9
1) Checked6348.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
184) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Other first service (TYPE1OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
185) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Traditional hymns first service (MUSC1TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked1511.5
1) Checked11688.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
186) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Classical music or chorales first service (MUSC1LSS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12091.6
1) Checked118.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
187) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? Responsive psalms first service (MUSC1RSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11487.0
1) Checked1713.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
188) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Praise music or choruses first service (MUSC1PRS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3627.5
1) Checked9572.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
189) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemporary hymns first service (MUSC1CTP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6650.4
1) Checked6549.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
190) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns) first service (MUSC1OCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8867.2
1) Checked4332.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
191) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Music or songs from a variety of cultures first service (MUSC1CLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12494.7
1) Checked75.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
192) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemplative chants (Taize, Iona) first service (MUSC1HNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
193) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - African-American gospel music first service (MUSC1AA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12696.2
1) Checked53.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
194) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Singing in tongues first service (MUSC1TNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
195) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - No music or songs first service (MUSC1NO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
196) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Service time (write in starting time) second service (See summary documentation for information on time.) (TIME2)
TOTAL%
945) 10.9
1000) 21.8
1030) 21.8
1040) 10.9
1045) 54.5
1100) 1210.9
1800) 4843.6
1830) 76.4
1850) 10.9
1900) 2926.4
1930) 21.8
Missing24 
TOTAL110100.0
197) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Day held (write in day) second service (DAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday10492.9
4) Wednesday65.4
6) Friday21.8
Missing22 
TOTAL112100.0
198) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Average attendance (write in number of people) second service (ATTEND2)
TOTAL%
4) 11.0
8) 11.0
10) 11.0
12) 32.9
14) 11.0
15) 54.8
20) 32.9
24) 11.0
25) 98.6
28) 21.9
30) 65.7
35) 43.8
38) 11.0
40) 76.7
41) 11.0
45) 65.7
50) 65.7
60) 54.8
65) 43.8
66) 11.0
70) 65.7
75) 32.9
80) 43.8
85) 11.0
90) 11.0
100) 21.9
110) 11.0
120) 11.0
125) 11.0
150) 54.8
160) 11.0
170) 11.0
180) 11.0
215) 11.0
220) 11.0
236) 11.0
240) 11.0
251) 11.0
300) 11.0
325) 11.0
452) 11.0
500) 11.0
Missing29 
TOTAL105100.0
199) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. How often is the service held? second service (OFTEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week11298.2
2) Every two weeks10.9
3) Once a month10.9
Missing20 
TOTAL114100.0
200) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Service for children and their parents second service (TYPE2CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6952.7
1) Checked6247.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
201) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Communion or Eucharist second service (TYPE2COM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12293.1
1) Checked96.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
202) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For youth (13 to 18 years) second service (TYPE2YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9774.0
1) Checked3426.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
203) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For non-members or seekers second service (TYPE2NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10479.4
1) Checked2720.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
204) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Traditional style of worship second service (TYPE2TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7859.5
1) Checked5340.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
205) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Contemporary style of worship second service (TYPE2CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11587.8
1) Checked1612.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
206) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship second service (TYPE2BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8262.6
1) Checked4937.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
207) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Other second service (TYPE2OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
208) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Traditional hymns second service (MUSC2TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked3022.9
1) Checked10177.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
209) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Classical music or chorales second service (MUSC2LSS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12494.7
1) Checked75.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
210) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? Responsive Psalms second service (MUSC2RSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12393.9
1) Checked86.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
211) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Praise music or choruses second service (MUSC2PRS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked5239.7
1) Checked7960.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
212) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemporary hymns second service (MUSC2CTP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked7960.3
1) Checked5239.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
213) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns) second service (MUSC2OCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9673.3
1) Checked3526.7
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
214) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Music or songs from a variety of cultures second service (MUSC2CLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12595.4
1) Checked64.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
215) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemplative chants (Taize, Iona) second service (MUSC2HNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
216) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - African-American gospel music second service (MUSC2AA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
217) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Singing in tongues second service (MUSC2TNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
218) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - No music or songs second service (MUSC2NO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
219) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Service time (write in starting time) third service (See summary documentation for information on time.) (TIME3)
TOTAL%
630) 11.4
1100) 22.9
1110) 11.4
1145) 11.4
1200) 11.4
1500) 11.4
1800) 1014.5
1815) 11.4
1830) 710.1
1845) 34.3
1900) 3855.1
1915) 11.4
1930) 22.9
Missing65 
TOTAL69100.0
220) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Day held (write in day) third service (DAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday1622.5
4) Wednesday5476.1
6) Friday11.4
Missing63 
TOTAL71100.0
221) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Average attendance (write in number of people) third service (ATTEND3)
TOTAL%
4) 11.5
10) 45.9
12) 22.9
13) 22.9
15) 45.9
20) 34.4
25) 57.4
30) 1116.2
34) 11.5
35) 22.9
40) 68.8
45) 11.5
46) 11.5
47) 11.5
50) 45.9
55) 11.5
60) 22.9
65) 11.5
68) 11.5
75) 11.5
80) 57.4
90) 11.5
100) 22.9
110) 11.5
150) 22.9
155) 11.5
180) 11.5
250) 11.5
Missing66 
TOTAL68100.0
222) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. How often is the service held? third service (OFTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week7097.2
2) Every two weeks11.4
3) Once a month11.4
Missing62 
TOTAL72100.0
223) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Service for children and their parents third service (TYPE3CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9371.0
1) Checked3829.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
224) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Communion or Eucharist third service (TYPE3COM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
225) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For youth (13 to 18 years) third service (TYPE3YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10983.2
1) Checked2216.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
226) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For non-members or seekers third service (TYPE3NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11990.8
1) Checked129.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
227) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Traditional style of worship third service (TYPE3TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10177.1
1) Checked3022.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
228) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Contemporary style of worship third service (TYPE3CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12293.1
1) Checked96.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
229) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship third service (TYPE3BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12091.6
1) Checked118.4
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
230) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Other third service (TYPE3OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11487.0
1) Checked1713.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
231) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Traditional hymns third service (MUSC3TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8363.4
1) Checked4836.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
232) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Classical music or chorales third service (MUSC3LSS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
233) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? Responsive psalms third service (MUSC3RSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
234) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Praise music or choruses third service (MUSC3PRS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked10882.4
1) Checked2317.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
235) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemporary hymns third service (MUSC3CTP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11688.5
1) Checked1511.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
236) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns) third service (MUSC3OCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12192.4
1) Checked107.6
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
237) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Music or songs from a variety of cultures third service (MUSC3CLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
238) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemplative chants (Taize, Iona) third service (MUSC3HNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
239) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - African-American gospel music third service (MUSC3AA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
240) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Singing in tongues third service (MUSC3TNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
241) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - No music or songs third service (MUSC3NO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11990.8
1) Checked129.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
242) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Service time (write in starting time) fourth service (See summary documentation for information on time.) (TIME4)
TOTAL%
1030) 17.7
1800) 215.4
1830) 215.4
1900) 861.5
Missing121 
TOTAL13100.0
243) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Day held (write in day) fourth service (DAY4)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday213.3
4) Wednesday1173.3
6) Friday16.7
7) Saturday16.7
Missing119 
TOTAL15100.0
244) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Average attendance (write in number of people) fourth service (ATTEND4)
TOTAL%
8) 17.1
10) 17.1
12) 214.3
15) 17.1
25) 214.3
30) 214.3
35) 17.1
40) 17.1
45) 17.1
62) 17.1
100) 17.1
Missing120 
TOTAL14100.0
245) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. How often is the service held? fourth service (OFTEN4)
TOTAL%
1) Every week or nearly every week15100.0
Missing119 
TOTAL15100.0
246) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Service for children and their parents fourth service (TYPE4CH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12796.9
1) Checked43.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
247) Please list each worship service below and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Communion or Eucharist fourth service (TYPE4COM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
248) Please list each worship service below and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For youth (13 to 18 years) fourth service (TYPE4YTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
249) Please list each worship service below and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? For non-members or seekers fourth service (TYPE4NMB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
250) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Traditional style of worship fourth service (TYPE4TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12293.1
1) Checked96.9
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
251) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Contemporary style of worship fourth service (TYPE4CNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
252) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Blended (both traditional and contemporary) worship fourth service (TYPE4BLD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
253) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. What type of service is it? Other fourth service (TYPE4OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12897.7
1) Checked32.3
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
254) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Traditional hymns fourth service (MUSC4TRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked11990.8
1) Checked129.2
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
255) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Classical music or chorales fourth service (MUSC4LSS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
256) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? Responsive psalms fourth service (MUSC4RSP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
257) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Praise music or choruses fourth service (MUSC4PRS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12796.9
1) Checked43.1
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
258) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemporary hymns fourth service (MUSC4CTP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked12998.5
1) Checked21.5
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
259) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Other contemporary music or songs (not hymns) fourth service (MUSC4OCN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
260) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Music or songs from a variety of cultures fourth service (MUSC4CLT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
261) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Contemplative chants (Taize, Iona) fourth service (MUSC4HNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
262) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - African-American gospel music fourth service (MUSC4AA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
263) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - Singing in tongues fourth service (MUSC4TNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked131100.0
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
264) Please list each worship service and describe each service in terms of number of worshipers, time and date, and type of service. Which of the following types of music are used regularly in this service? - No music or songs fourth service (MUSC4NO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked13099.2
1) Checked10.8
Missing3 
TOTAL131100.0
265) I-THEOLOGY: Theologically, would your congregation be considered (for use with online analysis) (I-THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side11488.4
2) Right in the middle1410.9
3) More on the liberal side10.8
Missing5 
TOTAL129100.0
266) I-POLITICS: Politically, would your congregation be considered (for use with online analysis) (I-POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) More on the conservative side10682.8
2) Right in the middle2116.4
3) More on the liberal side10.8
Missing6 
TOTAL128100.0
267) I-ATTEND01: So far this year (2001), what is your best estimate of average weekly attendance at worship services for this congregation? If you have more than one worship service, record the average attendance for all services combined. (recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND01)
TOTAL%
1) 0-996045.5
2) 100-2494735.6
3) 250-4991914.4
4) 500-74921.5
5) 750-100043.0
Missing2 
TOTAL132100.0