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Measures how often one professes their religious beliefs to others 

Below are 72 questions from surveys in the ARDA that attempt to measure this concept. The ARDA staff further categorized these questions into 6 types:

[ Congregation | Frequency | Importance | Incidence | Mission | Who? ]

Mouse over a survey name to see further details on a survey. Click on "More" to see the response frequencies for a question, or click here to view all frequency tables.



Category 1:Congregation
 

Did respondents' congregation take part in evangelistic or outreach activity?

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WITNESS from Faith Communities Today (FACT) 2000, Combined File

CNG_TELL from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

CNG_COUN from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003


Category 2:Frequency
 

How often does respondent share their faith?

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SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in South Korea

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Nigeria

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Chosen Regions of India

Q14I from Baylor Religion Survey, 2005

Q14J from Baylor Religion Survey, 2005

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of Pentecostals

WTNSSFR from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)

WTNSSST from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Brazil

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Chile

Q42D from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental Dataset

Q42G from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental Dataset

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in the Philippines

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in South Africa

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in the United States

Q42D from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Alaska and Hawaii Dataset

Q42G from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Alaska and Hawaii Dataset

RELALT7 from America's Evangelicals

RELALT8 from America's Evangelicals

RELALT28 from America's Evangelicals

QN31A_B from Changing Faiths: Latinos and the Transformation of American Religion

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Kenya

SHARE_F from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Guatemala

MBRMISS from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (Salt Lake City Sample)

ACTEVANG from Religious Influence and Identity Survey, 1996

CONVERT from Survey of Northern California Church Bodies, 1963

MBRMISS from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (San Francisco Sample)

PERSUADE from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003


Category 3:Importance
 

How important is it to share one's faith?

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Q42D from Baylor Religion Survey, 2005

CONVOTHR from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)

CHRCHGL from Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

RELIMP32 from America's Evangelicals

XCONVERT from Religious Influence and Identity Survey, 1996

BECOMECH from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003


Category 4:Incidence
 

Has the respondent ever tried to convert others or ask others to visit his/her church?

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TRYCONV from Religious Behaviors Questionnaire, 1986

PERSOTHR from Religious Behaviors Questionnaire, 1986

TRYCONV from Religious Behaviors Questionnaire, 1987

PERSOTHR from Religious Behaviors Questionnaire, 1987

TRYCONV from Religious Behaviors Questionnaire, 1988

PERSOTHR from Religious Behaviors Questionnaire, 1988


Category 5:Mission
 

How often has the respondent been involved with a missionary program?

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Q14D from Baylor Religion Survey, 2005

MISSION from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 1 (2003)

MISSION from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 2 (2005)

MISSION from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 3 (2007-2008)

RELALT9 from America's Evangelicals

RELALT11 from America's Evangelicals

RELALT12 from America's Evangelicals

RELALT29 from America's Evangelicals

RELA2_11 from America's Evangelicals

RELA2_12 from America's Evangelicals

MISSION from Religion and America's Role in the World

MISSION from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (Salt Lake City Sample)

ACTGOSP$ from Religious Influence and Identity Survey, 1996

MISSION from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (San Francisco Sample)


Category 6:Who?
 

To whom did the respondent proselytize?

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WHOCONV1 from America's Evangelicals

WHOCONV2 from America's Evangelicals

WHOCONV3 from America's Evangelicals

WHOCONV4 from America's Evangelicals

WHOCONV5 from America's Evangelicals

WHOCONV6 from America's Evangelicals

C_MURELG from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

C_HIRELG from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

C_BURELG from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

C_JWRELG from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

PERS_MUS from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

PERS_HIN from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

PERS_BUD from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

PERS_JEW from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003

PERS_ATH from Religion and Diversity Survey, 2002-2003



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