Presbyterian Panel Survey, July 2015 - Awareness and Understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency, Clergy

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Panel ID (PANELID)
2) How would you rate your current familiarity with the Presbyterian Mission Agency? (Q1)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all familiar131.6
2) 2627.8
3) 312415.7
4) 419024.1
5) 523629.9
6) 612816.2
7) Extremely familiar374.7
Missing127 
TOTAL790100.0
3) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) The headquarters of the PC(USA) (Q2A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked78085.1
1) Checked13714.9
TOTAL917100.0
4) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) The Office of the General Assembly (Q2B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked82189.5
1) Checked9610.5
TOTAL917100.0
5) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) The people who make the decisions and policy for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (Q2C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked86694.4
1) Checked515.6
TOTAL917100.0
6) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) An agency of the General Assembly, responsible for leading and coordinating the total mission program (Q2D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked11913.0
1) Checked79887.0
TOTAL917100.0
7) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) Those people in Louisville (Q2E)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked86193.9
1) Checked566.1
TOTAL917100.0
8) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) 'The Center' (Q2F)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked89797.8
1) Checked202.2
TOTAL917100.0
9) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) The 'Vatican' (Q2G)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked91599.8
1) Checked20.2
TOTAL917100.0
10) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) Who? (Q2H)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked90398.5
1) Checked141.5
TOTAL917100.0
11) When you think of 'The Presbyterian Mission Agency,' which of the following best captures what that means to you? (Select up to two response options.) Other (specify) (Q2I)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked88296.2
1) Checked353.8
TOTAL917100.0
12) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Advocacy and social justice resources: Have used (Q4A_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked49654.1
1) Checked42145.9
TOTAL917100.0
13) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Advocacy and social justice resources: Interested in using (Q4A_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked72779.3
1) Checked19020.7
TOTAL917100.0
14) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Advocacy and social justice resources: Have not heard of (Q4A_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked81989.3
1) Checked9810.7
TOTAL917100.0
15) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Communications resources: Have used (Q4B_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked55660.6
1) Checked36139.4
TOTAL917100.0
16) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Communications resources: Interested in using (Q4B_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked75282.0
1) Checked16518.0
TOTAL917100.0
17) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Communications resources: Have not heard of (Q4B_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked72579.1
1) Checked19220.9
TOTAL917100.0
18) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Curriculum resources: Have used (Q4C_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked44348.3
1) Checked47451.7
TOTAL917100.0
19) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Curriculum resources: Interested in using (Q4C_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked75882.7
1) Checked15917.3
TOTAL917100.0
20) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Curriculum resources: Have not heard of (Q4C_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked81588.9
1) Checked10211.1
TOTAL917100.0
21) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Disaster response: Have used (Q4D_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked26629.0
1) Checked65171.0
TOTAL917100.0
22) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Disaster response: Interested in using (Q4D_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked75782.6
1) Checked16017.4
TOTAL917100.0
23) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Disaster response: Have not heard of (Q4D_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked88296.2
1) Checked353.8
TOTAL917100.0
24) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Diversity ministry: Have used (Q4E_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked74781.6
1) Checked16918.4
Missing1 
TOTAL916100.0
25) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Diversity ministry: Interested in using (Q4E_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked65871.8
1) Checked25828.2
Missing1 
TOTAL916100.0
26) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Diversity ministry: Have not heard of (Q4E_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked73980.6
1) Checked17819.4
TOTAL917100.0
27) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Educating children: Have used (Q4F_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked54559.4
1) Checked37240.6
TOTAL917100.0
28) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Educating children: Interested in using (Q4F_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked70977.3
1) Checked20822.7
TOTAL917100.0
29) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Educating children: Have not heard of (Q4F_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked80287.5
1) Checked11512.5
TOTAL917100.0
30) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Faith and worship: Have used (Q4G_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked40844.5
1) Checked50955.5
TOTAL917100.0
31) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Faith and worship: Interested in using (Q4G_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked74080.7
1) Checked17719.3
TOTAL917100.0
32) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Faith and worship: Have not heard of (Q4G_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked82189.5
1) Checked9610.5
TOTAL917100.0
33) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Grants and scholarships: Have used (Q4H_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked66872.8
1) Checked24927.2
TOTAL917100.0
34) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Grants and scholarships: Interested in using (Q4H_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked63869.6
1) Checked27930.4
TOTAL917100.0
35) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Grants and scholarships: Have not heard of (Q4H_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked76683.5
1) Checked15116.5
TOTAL917100.0
36) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Hunger ministry: Have used (Q4I_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked46150.3
1) Checked45649.7
TOTAL917100.0
37) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Hunger ministry: Interested in using (Q4I_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked71578.0
1) Checked20222.0
TOTAL917100.0
38) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Hunger ministry: Have not heard of (Q4I_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked84291.8
1) Checked758.2
TOTAL917100.0
39) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Resources for helping churches grow: Have used (Q4J_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked62267.8
1) Checked29532.2
TOTAL917100.0
40) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Resources for helping churches grow: Interested in using (Q4J_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked64169.9
1) Checked27630.1
TOTAL917100.0
41) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Resources for helping churches grow: Have not heard of (Q4J_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked78285.3
1) Checked13514.7
TOTAL917100.0
42) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Women's issues: Have used (Q4K_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked61066.5
1) Checked30733.5
TOTAL917100.0
43) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Women's issues: Interested in using (Q4K_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked71377.8
1) Checked20422.2
TOTAL917100.0
44) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Women's issues: Have not heard of (Q4K_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked79786.9
1) Checked12013.1
TOTAL917100.0
45) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? World mission: Have used (Q4L_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked31334.1
1) Checked60465.9
TOTAL917100.0
46) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? World mission: Interested in using (Q4L_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked74881.6
1) Checked16918.4
TOTAL917100.0
47) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? World mission: Have not heard of (Q4L_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked87995.9
1) Checked384.1
TOTAL917100.0
48) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Youth and young adult ministry resources: Have used (Q4M_1)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked57262.4
1) Checked34537.6
TOTAL917100.0
49) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Youth and young adult ministry resources: Interested in using (Q4M_2)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked68774.9
1) Checked23025.1
TOTAL917100.0
50) Which of the following types of resources offered by the Presbyterian Mission Agency have you used; would you be interested in using in the future; or have you not heard of? Youth and young adult ministry resources: Have not heard of (Q4M_3)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked81989.3
1) Checked9810.7
TOTAL917100.0
51) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following is true about the Presbyterian Mission Agency and the Office of the General Assembly? (Q5)
TOTAL%
1) The Presbyterian Mission Agency is a part of the Office of the General Assembly41746.1
2) The Office of the General Assembly is a part of the Presbyterian Mission Agency404.4
3) The Presbyterian Mission Agency and the Office of the General Assembly are two separate agencies of the PC(USA)44749.4
Missing13 
TOTAL904100.0
52) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Who makes the decisions and sets policy for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (Q6)
TOTAL%
1) The Presbyterian Mission Agency80.9
2) The Office of the General Assembly636.9
3) Elected representatives to the General Assembly73580.9
4) The presbyteries515.6
5) Congregations20.2
6) [ARDA Note: Unknown code]495.4
Missing9 
TOTAL908100.0
53) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) Presbyterian Mission Agency (Q7A)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked333.6
1) Checked88496.4
TOTAL917100.0
54) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) Office of the General Assembly (Q7B)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked19921.7
1) Checked71878.3
TOTAL917100.0
55) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) Board of Pensions (Q7C)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked23425.5
1) Checked68374.5
TOTAL917100.0
56) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) Theology, Worship and Education (Q7D)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked40143.7
1) Checked51656.3
TOTAL917100.0
57) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) World Mission (Q7E)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked55160.1
1) Checked36639.9
TOTAL917100.0
58) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) Presbyterian Foundation (Q7F)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked32235.1
1) Checked59564.9
TOTAL917100.0
59) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) Presbyterian Investment & Loan Program (Q7G)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked37641.0
1) Checked54159.0
TOTAL917100.0
60) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Which of the following are agencies in the PC(USA)? (Select all that apply.) Presbyterian Publishing Corporation (Q7H)
TOTAL%
0) Unchecked29131.7
1) Checked62668.3
TOTAL917100.0
61) The following are a series of questions about the Presbyterian Mission Agency. Please answer the questions as if it were a quiz, without looking up the answers. Our goal is to get a general measure of the current awareness and understanding of the Presbyterian Mission Agency. How many agencies are there in the PC(USA)? (Q8)
TOTAL%
0) 20.2
2) 667.8
4) 18021.2
6) 41248.5
8) 19022.4
Missing67 
TOTAL850100.0
62) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The Presbyterian Mission Agency is trustworthy. (Q9A)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree212.4
2) 2616.9
3) 3839.4
4) 417820.1
5) 517820.1
6) 621924.7
7) Completely agree14616.5
Missing31 
TOTAL886100.0
63) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The Presbyterian Mission Agency treats people like me fairly and justly. (Q9B)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree283.2
2) 2536.0
3) 3667.5
4) 418721.2
5) 514416.3
6) 624627.9
7) Completely agree15918.0
Missing34 
TOTAL883100.0
64) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Whenever the Presbyterian Mission Agency takes an important action, I know it will be concerned about people like me. (Q9C)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree414.6
2) 211112.5
3) 310311.6
4) 420122.7
5) 517219.4
6) 614816.7
7) Completely agree11012.4
Missing31 
TOTAL886100.0
65) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The Presbyterian Mission Agency can be relied on to keep its promises. (Q9D)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree333.7
2) 2707.9
3) 3879.9
4) 421023.8
5) 517820.2
6) 618420.9
7) Completely agree12013.6
Missing35 
TOTAL882100.0
66) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I believe that the Presbyterian Mission Agency takes the opinions of people like me into account when developing resources and programs. (Q9E)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree697.8
2) 29310.5
3) 312313.9
4) 418020.3
5) 515217.2
6) 615617.6
7) Completely agree11312.8
Missing31 
TOTAL886100.0
67) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I feel very confident about the Presbyterian Mission Agency's skills. (Q9F)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree536.0
2) 29110.3
3) 311813.3
4) 418020.3
5) 520022.5
6) 614416.2
7) Completely agree10111.4
Missing30 
TOTAL887100.0
68) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The Presbyterian Mission Agency has the ability to accomplish what it says it will do. (Q9G)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree384.3
2) 29610.9
3) 312213.8
4) 421824.7
5) 518621.0
6) 615217.2
7) Completely agree728.1
Missing33 
TOTAL884100.0
69) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Sound principles seem to guide the Presbyterian Mission Agency's behavior. (Q9H)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree515.8
2) 28810.0
3) 39811.1
4) 419021.6
5) 517319.6
6) 617219.5
7) Completely agree10912.4
Missing36 
TOTAL881100.0
70) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The Presbyterian Mission Agency does not mislead people like me. (Q9I)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree495.6
2) 2748.4
3) 3839.5
4) 416318.6
5) 517720.2
6) 620122.9
7) Completely agree13014.8
Missing40 
TOTAL877100.0
71) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I think it is important to watch the Presbyterian Mission Agency closely so that it does not take advantage of people like me. (Q9J)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree14716.7
2) 220823.6
3) 314616.6
4) 418220.7
5) 5778.8
6) 6768.6
7) Completely agree445.0
Missing37 
TOTAL880100.0
72) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The Presbyterian Mission Agency is known to be successful at the things it tries to do. (Q9K)
TOTAL%
1) Completely disagree354.0
2) 2718.1
3) 311413.0
4) 428632.5
5) 518521.0
6) 613114.9
7) Completely agree586.6
Missing37 
TOTAL880100.0
73) The vision of the Presbyterian Mission Agency is 'Presbyterians joyfully engaging in God's mission for the transformation of the world.' How well do you think it is living into this vision? (Q10)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all well263.6
2) 2658.9
3) 312316.9
4) 415321.0
5) 519626.9
6) 614319.6
7) Extremely well212.9
8) I don't know10.1
Missing189 
TOTAL728100.0
74) The mission of the Presbyterian Mission Agency is to 'Inspire, equip and connect the PC(USA) in its many expressions to serve Christ in the world through new and existing communities of faith, hope, love and witness.' How well do you think it is living into this mission? (Q11)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all well293.9
2) 2719.5
3) 310313.8
4) 416522.1
5) 520627.6
6) 614819.8
7) Extremely well253.3
Missing170 
TOTAL747100.0
75) To what extent do you personally rely on the Presbyterian Mission Agency as an essential resource? (Q12)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all16319.8
2) 221225.7
3) 314417.5
4) 413516.4
5) 59111.0
6) 6637.6
7) To a great extent172.1
Missing92 
TOTAL825100.0
76) How often in your congregation do you hear or read about the Presbyterian Mission Agency and/or its materials, resources, and services? (Q13)
TOTAL%
1) Never749.1
2) 219323.7
3) 315919.5
4) 414017.2
5) 514918.3
6) 6739.0
7) All the time263.2
Missing103 
TOTAL814100.0
77) How often do you visit the Presbyterian Mission Agency website? (Q14)
TOTAL%
1) I do not recall ever having visited the site28130.9
2) A few times a year40744.8
3) About once a month12113.3
4) 2-3 times a month636.9
5) At least once a week or more364.0
Missing9 
TOTAL908100.0
78) How often do you use the resources provided by the Presbyterian Mission Agency? (Q15)
TOTAL%
1) I do not recall ever using any of its resources12513.8
2) A few times a year53559.1
3) About once a month9310.3
4) 2-3 times a month485.3
5) At least once a week or more404.4
6) I use resources, but I don't know if they have come from the Presbyterian Mission Agency647.1
Missing12 
TOTAL905100.0
79) Status in church (LEADSTATUS)
TOTAL%
3) Pastor64570.3
4) Specialized minister27229.7
TOTAL917100.0
80) Minister (MINISTER)
TOTAL%
1) Minister917100.0
TOTAL917100.0
81) Sampled or volunteer (VOLUNTEER)
TOTAL%
0) No69475.7
1) Yes22324.3
TOTAL917100.0
82) Over the past year, how often have you led or attended Sunday worship? (Select one.) (WORSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Every week76584.0
2) 2-3 times a month788.6
3) About once a month333.6
4) Occasionally or only for holidays/special occasions303.3
5) Never (Skip to CHILDFAITH)50.5
Missing6 
TOTAL911100.0
83) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (If you were part of more than one faith or denomination as a child, answer by selecting the one in which you were most involved.) (CHILDFAITH)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist636.9
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)80.9
3) Episcopal131.4
4) Lutheran202.2
5) Methodist586.3
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA57362.6
7) Other Presbyterian161.7
8) Reformed161.7
9) Roman Catholic313.4
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregationalist)212.3
11) Independent or non-denominational222.4
12) Other Christian (specify)363.9
13) Other non-Christian (specify)50.5
14) None343.7
Missing1 
TOTAL916100.0
84) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (If you were part of more than one faith or denomination as a child, answer by selecting the one in which you were most involved.) Other Christian (specify) (CHILDFAITHTEXT)
85) In what faith or denomination were you raised? (If you were part of more than one faith or denomination as a child, answer by selecting the one in which you were most involved.) Other non-Christian (specify) (CHILDFAITHTEXT2)
86) How old were you when you first began regularly attending a Presbyterian church? (If less than one year old, write 0 (zero).) (AGEPCUSA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL90810.28612
87) The next set of questions asks about matters of faith and belief. Which one of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (THEOLOGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative323.5
2) Conservative14816.3
3) Moderate32535.8
4) Liberal28030.8
5) Very liberal12313.5
Missing9 
TOTAL908100.0
88) The PC(USA) recently began to permit Presbyterian ministers to perform same-sex marriages. Do you personally agree that Presbyterian ministers should be allowed to perform same-sex marriages? (SAMESEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes60566.4
2) Yes, as long as the ceremony takes place away from PC(USA) church property and facilities141.5
3) No23025.2
4) Not sure626.8
Missing6 
TOTAL911100.0
89) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. There is a life beyond death. (LIFEBEYOND)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree70.8
2) 2141.5
3) 340.4
4) 4293.2
5) 5505.5
6) 611212.4
7) Strongly agree69076.2
Missing11 
TOTAL906100.0
90) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Jesus will return to Earth someday. (JESUSRETURN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree353.9
2) 2384.3
3) 3353.9
4) 49811.0
5) 59110.2
6) 610812.1
7) Strongly agree48454.4
Missing28 
TOTAL889100.0
91) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. An individual should arrive at his or her own religious beliefs independent of any church. (INDBELIEFS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree21325.1
2) 227532.4
3) 312614.8
4) 410612.5
5) 5445.2
6) 6445.2
7) Strongly agree424.9
Missing67 
TOTAL850100.0
92) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. All the world's different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth. (RELIGEQUAL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree23227.2
2) 218321.5
3) 312514.7
4) 412314.4
5) 5799.3
6) 6596.9
7) Strongly agree526.1
Missing64 
TOTAL853100.0
93) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (FOLLOWJESUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree26832.3
2) 212214.7
3) 3688.2
4) 410813.0
5) 5465.5
6) 68310.0
7) Strongly agree13616.4
Missing86 
TOTAL831100.0
94) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (READBIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily41745.8
2) Several times a week28831.6
3) Weekly10411.4
4) Several times a month586.4
5) Once a month161.8
6) Less than once a month202.2
7) Never70.8
Missing7 
TOTAL910100.0
95) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Prayed privately (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily71077.9
2) Several times a week14315.7
3) Weekly313.4
4) Several times a month151.6
5) Once a month30.3
6) Less than once a month80.9
7) Never10.1
Missing6 
TOTAL911100.0
96) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Attended a Bible study or prayer group (BIBLESTUDY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily232.6
2) Several times a week829.1
3) Weekly35039.0
4) Several times a month12313.7
5) Once a month9310.4
6) Less than once a month15417.2
7) Never728.0
Missing20 
TOTAL897100.0
97) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Otherwise read the Bible with or prayed with family or friends (FELLOWSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily17219.2
2) Several times a week17019.0
3) Weekly17219.2
4) Several times a month13915.5
5) Once a month687.6
6) Less than once a month11913.3
7) Never576.4
Missing20 
TOTAL897100.0
98) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Read devotional materials or religious books (DEVOTIONAL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily26929.8
2) Several times a week26028.8
3) Weekly13615.1
4) Several times a month11112.3
5) Once a month596.5
6) Less than once a month505.5
7) Never171.9
Missing15 
TOTAL902100.0
99) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Used the Internet for religious or spiritual purposes (RELIGINTERNET)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily30733.9
2) Several times a week25528.2
3) Weekly11412.6
4) Several times a month819.0
5) Once a month414.5
6) Less than once a month707.7
7) Never374.1
Missing12 
TOTAL905100.0
100) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Said grace before meals (SAIDGRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily60065.9
2) Several times a week16117.7
3) Weekly323.5
4) Several times a month596.5
5) Once a month212.3
6) Less than once a month283.1
7) Never101.1
Missing6 
TOTAL911100.0
101) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Met with a spiritual director and/or coach (SPIRITUALDIR)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily40.4
2) Several times a week40.4
3) Weekly91.0
4) Several times a month262.9
5) Once a month12714.0
6) Less than once a month19921.9
7) Never54059.4
Missing8 
TOTAL909100.0
102) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (Fill in only one circle.) (BIBLEVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word.141.6
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.36039.9
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings22925.4
4) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted with the help of the Holy Spirit.29432.6
5) The Bible is not the word of God.60.7
Missing14 
TOTAL903100.0
103) How important is being part of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to you? (BELONGPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Very important46651.0
2) Important31634.6
3) Slightly important839.1
4) Not important323.5
5) Not sure161.8
Missing4 
TOTAL913100.0
104) Which of the following best describes your gender? (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female36640.2
2) Male54559.8
Missing6 
TOTAL911100.0
105) What is your citizenship history? (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) I was born a United States citizen88196.6
2) I was not born a United States citizen but I am a citizen now262.9
3) I am not a United States citizen but I am working towards becoming one20.2
4) I am not a United States citizen and don't plan to become one30.3
Missing5 
TOTAL912100.0
106) What is your current age? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL91155.25111
107) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89097.1
1) Checked272.9
TOTAL917100.0
108) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) White (WHITE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked869.4
1) Checked83190.6
TOTAL917100.0
109) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) Black or African American (BLACK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88496.4
1) Checked333.6
TOTAL917100.0
110) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) African immigrant (AFRICANIMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked917100.0
TOTAL917100.0
111) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) Korean (KOREAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90798.9
1) Checked101.1
TOTAL917100.0
112) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) Asian but not Korean (ASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89397.4
1) Checked242.6
TOTAL917100.0
113) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) Native American (NATIVEAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90798.9
1) Checked101.1
TOTAL917100.0
114) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) Middle Eastern (MIDEASTERN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91499.7
1) Checked30.3
TOTAL917100.0
115) What is your race and/or ethnicity? (Select all that apply.) Other (specify) (OTHERRACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89597.6
1) Checked222.4
TOTAL917100.0
116) What is your race and/or ethnicity? Other (specify) (OTHERACETEXT)
117) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat49354.4
2) Independent16518.2
3) Republican12613.9
4) Other (specify)111.2
5) I don't identify with a political party11112.3
Missing11 
TOTAL906100.0
118) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? Other (specify) (POLITICSTEXT)
119) Which of these categories best describes your total household income from all sources, before taxes, during 2014? (If you live alone or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) $20,000 or less161.8
2) $20,001-$40,000525.8
3) $40,001-$65,00021023.3
4) $65,001-$105,00035439.3
5) $105,001-$195,00022424.9
6) $195,001 or more444.9
Missing17 
TOTAL900100.0
120) Did you or any other household family member fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (PLEDGE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes65972.2
2) No24927.3
3) Don't know50.5
Missing4 
TOTAL913100.0
121) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in regular giving (not including special offerings or contributions to a capital campaign). Donated? (CONGREGULARR)
TOTAL%
1) No556.1
2) Yes84793.9
Missing15 
TOTAL902100.0
122) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in regular giving (not including special offerings or contributions to a capital campaign). If donated is yes, estimate how much (CONGREGULARAMT2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7685121.8596737
123) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in giving to a special capital campaign, for example for a new or remodeled building, or for a new program for the church. Donated? (CONGCAPITALR)
TOTAL%
1) No56562.6
2) Yes33737.4
Missing15 
TOTAL902100.0
124) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in giving to a special capital campaign, for example for a new or remodeled building, or for a new program for the church. If donated is yes, estimate how much (CONGCAPITALAMT2)
TOTAL%
20) 20.7
25) 31.0
30) 10.3
50) 82.7
100) 3612.2
150) 51.7
200) 268.8
250) 103.4
300) 113.7
350) 10.3
360) 10.3
400) 41.4
420) 10.3
480) 10.3
500) 3712.5
600) 51.7
700) 20.7
750) 41.4
800) 31.0
1000) 4515.3
1040) 20.7
1100) 10.3
1200) 82.7
1250) 10.3
1300) 10.3
1500) 82.7
1560) 10.3
1700) 10.3
1800) 20.7
2000) 186.1
2400) 31.0
2490) 10.3
2500) 51.7
3000) 124.1
3333) 10.3
4000) 41.4
4200) 10.3
4800) 10.3
5000) 82.7
6000) 31.0
7000) 10.3
12000) 10.3
25000) 20.7
30000) 10.3
50000) 20.7
Missing622 
TOTAL295100.0
125) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in response to a special appeal for a ministry supported by the congregation, presbytery, or PC(USA), including the four churchwide special offerings-One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peace and Global Witness, and Christmas Joy. Donated? (CONGSPECIALR)
TOTAL%
1) No24026.6
2) Yes66273.4
Missing15 
TOTAL902100.0
126) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To your congregation, in response to a special appeal for a ministry supported by the congregation, presbytery, or PC(USA), including the four churchwide special offerings-One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peace and Global Witness, and Christmas Joy. If donated is yes, estimate how much (CONGSPECIALAMT2)
TOTAL%
10) 30.5
20) 61.0
25) 91.5
30) 20.3
35) 10.2
40) 30.5
50) 518.6
60) 10.2
70) 10.2
75) 40.7
80) 30.5
100) 13222.3
105) 10.2
109) 10.2
120) 20.3
125) 30.5
135) 10.2
150) 172.9
190) 10.2
200) 11018.6
250) 244.1
260) 10.2
300) 427.1
350) 20.3
400) 233.9
450) 10.2
500) 6911.7
550) 20.3
600) 61.0
700) 10.2
750) 20.3
780) 10.2
800) 10.2
900) 10.2
1000) 345.8
1200) 40.7
1250) 20.3
1500) 81.4
1700) 10.2
2000) 50.8
2500) 20.3
2728) 10.2
3000) 10.2
4000) 10.2
4200) 10.2
5000) 10.2
6000) 10.2
6700) 10.2
Missing326 
TOTAL591100.0
127) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: Directly to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or one of its ministries, such as Presbyterian Disaster Assistance. Donated? (DONATEPCUSAR)
TOTAL%
1) No53058.8
2) Yes37241.2
Missing15 
TOTAL902100.0
128) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: Directly to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or one of its ministries, such as Presbyterian Disaster Assistance. If donated is yes, estimate how much (DONATEPCUSAAMT2)
TOTAL%
2) 10.3
10) 51.6
15) 30.9
20) 61.9
25) 247.5
30) 10.3
50) 4012.5
55) 10.3
75) 10.3
100) 7924.8
125) 30.9
150) 82.5
200) 4012.5
225) 10.3
250) 103.1
300) 51.6
350) 10.3
360) 20.6
400) 51.6
500) 319.7
600) 10.3
720) 10.3
750) 10.3
776) 10.3
800) 20.6
820) 10.3
840) 10.3
1000) 165.0
1100) 41.3
1200) 30.9
1300) 10.3
1500) 30.9
1950) 10.3
2000) 61.9
2500) 10.3
3000) 30.9
3500) 10.3
5000) 20.6
6500) 10.3
7500) 10.3
12000) 10.3
Missing598 
TOTAL319100.0
129) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: Directly to other religious groups or religious causes outside the PC(USA). Donated? (DONATERELIGR)
TOTAL%
1) No40344.7
2) Yes49955.3
Missing15 
TOTAL902100.0
130) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: Directly to other religious groups or religious causes outside the PC(USA). If donated is yes, estimate how much (DONATERELIGAMT2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4251477.9293719
131) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To non-religious charities, community organizations, or social causes (United Way, Red Cross, arts group, etc.). Donated? (DONATENONRELIGR)
TOTAL%
1) No20722.9
2) Yes69577.1
Missing15 
TOTAL902100.0
132) Indicate whether, during the 2014 calendar year, you or other household family members contributed any money to each of the following and, if so, give your best estimate of the total amount donated in each category: To non-religious charities, community organizations, or social causes (United Way, Red Cross, arts group, etc.). If donated is yes, estimate how much (DONATENONRELIGAMT2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6121296.7913938
133) What is your current relationship status? (Fill in only one circle.) (RELATIONSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Single647.0
2) Married75983.6
3) Living in a committed relationship20.2
4) Divorced636.9
5) Widowed161.8
6) Other (specify)40.4
Missing9 
TOTAL908100.0
134) What is your current relationship status? (Fill in only one circle.) Other (specify) (RELATIONSHIPTEXT)
135) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).) Number of children living with me (KIDSWITHR)
TOTAL%
0) 55761.1
1) 16518.1
2) 12113.3
3) 556.0
4) 121.3
5) 10.1
6) 10.1
Missing5 
TOTAL912100.0
136) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).) Number of children living elsewhere (KIDSELSER)
TOTAL%
0) 40844.7
1) 12914.1
2) 22424.6
3) 9310.2
4) 394.3
5) 101.1
6) 70.8
7) 20.2
Missing5 
TOTAL912100.0
137) How many children and/or dependents do you have? (If none, write 0 (zero).) Number of dependents that are NOT my children (DEPENDENTSR)
TOTAL%
0) 86795.1
1) 394.3
2) 20.2
3) 30.3
8) 10.1
Missing5 
TOTAL912100.0
138) About how many hours per week do you work in total paid employment? (HRSWRKR)
TOTAL%
2) 20.3
3) 20.3
5) 10.1
10) 101.4
15) 60.9
16) 30.4
18) 20.3
19) 20.3
20) 182.6
23) 10.1
24) 81.1
25) 243.4
27) 10.1
28) 10.1
29) 10.1
30) 202.9
32) 50.7
33) 30.4
34) 20.3
35) 142.0
38) 20.3
40) 19127.2
41) 20.3
42) 20.3
44) 10.1
45) 507.1
46) 20.3
48) 192.7
50) 15522.1
52) 20.3
53) 20.3
54) 20.3
55) 426.0
56) 10.1
57) 10.1
58) 10.1
60) 689.7
63) 10.1
65) 162.3
67) 10.1
70) 71.0
75) 10.1
80) 60.9
Missing216 
TOTAL701100.0
139) If you have additional comments, please write them in the space below. (COMMENTS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL154
140) Type of survey completed (TSURVEY)
TOTAL%
0) Paper45249.3
1) Web sample22724.8
3) Web volunteer23625.7
4) Member survey20.2
TOTAL917100.0
141) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) BD (TQ1A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88196.1
1) Checked363.9
TOTAL917100.0
142) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) MDiv (TQ1B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked9410.3
1) Checked82389.7
TOTAL917100.0
143) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) ThM (TQ1C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked86294.0
1) Checked556.0
TOTAL917100.0
144) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) MA (TQ1D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked85493.1
1) Checked636.9
TOTAL917100.0
145) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) MATS (TQ1E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90999.1
1) Checked80.9
TOTAL917100.0
146) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) DMin (TQ1F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked69175.4
1) Checked22624.6
TOTAL917100.0
147) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) DD (TQ1G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90899.0
1) Checked91.0
TOTAL917100.0
148) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) PhD (TQ1H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked86494.2
1) Checked535.8
TOTAL917100.0
149) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? (Select all that apply.) Other (specify) (TQ1I)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90498.6
1) Checked131.4
TOTAL917100.0
150) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Which seminary degrees do you currently have? Other (specify) (TQ1TEXT)
151) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. In what year were you ordained as a teaching elder? (yyyy) (TQ2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9091993.66913
152) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. In what year were you ordained as a teaching elder? (TQ2R)
TOTAL%
1) 1959 or earlier60.7
2) 1960-1969101.1
3) 1970-197913014.3
4) 1980-198923926.3
5) 1990-199917419.1
6) 2000-200921523.7
7) 2010 to present13514.9
Missing8 
TOTAL909100.0
153) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. In what denomination were you ordained? (TQ3)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or one of its predecessor denominations88196.5
2) Other (specify)323.5
Missing4 
TOTAL913100.0
154) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. In what denomination were you ordained? Other (specify) (TQ3TEXT)
155) First, we'd like to ask you about your background as a teaching elder. Before entering seminary, were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (TQ4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes38041.8
2) No53058.2
Missing7 
TOTAL910100.0
156) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Pastoral leader of a congregation (TQ5A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked23625.7
1) Checked68174.3
TOTAL917100.0
157) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) A non-pastoral position in a congregation (TQ5B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89697.7
1) Checked212.3
TOTAL917100.0
158) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Faculty or staff at a seminary or theological school (TQ5C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89197.2
1) Checked262.8
TOTAL917100.0
159) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Faculty or staff at another educational institution (TQ5D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89397.4
1) Checked242.6
TOTAL917100.0
160) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Chaplain in the military (TQ5E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90999.1
1) Checked80.9
TOTAL917100.0
161) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Chaplain in a hospital or other health-care facility (TQ5F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked87195.0
1) Checked465.0
TOTAL917100.0
162) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Other chaplain (specify) (TQ5G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90498.6
1) Checked131.4
TOTAL917100.0
163) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) PC(USA) national, synod, or presbytery staff (TQ5H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked86794.5
1) Checked505.5
TOTAL917100.0
164) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Staff of an ecumenical or non-denominational agency (TQ5I)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90798.9
1) Checked101.1
TOTAL917100.0
165) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Professional pastoral counselor (TQ5J)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90598.7
1) Checked121.3
TOTAL917100.0
166) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Other employment with a religious organization (specify) (TQ5K)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88796.7
1) Checked303.3
TOTAL917100.0
167) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) All other (including secular) employment (specify) (TQ5L)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked86494.2
1) Checked535.8
TOTAL917100.0
168) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Unemployed (TQ5M)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89897.9
1) Checked192.1
TOTAL917100.0
169) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? (Select all that apply.) Retired (TQ5N)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked85793.5
1) Checked606.5
TOTAL917100.0
170) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? Other chaplain (specify) (TQ5GTEXT)
171) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? Other employment with a religious organization (specify) (TQ5KTEXT)
172) Which category(-ies) below describes your current employment? All other (including secular) employment (specify) (TQ5LTEXT)
173) About how many hours per week do you work in total paid employment? (TQ6R2)
TOTAL%
1) 9 hours or fewer50.7
2) 10-19 hours233.3
3) 20-39 hours10014.3
4) 40-49 hours26738.1
5) 50-59 hours20629.4
6) 60 hours or more10014.3
Missing216 
TOTAL701100.0
174) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor? (Include congregations you are serving as a stated or temporary supply pastor.) (TQ7)
TOTAL%
1) One62893.7
2) Two or more426.3
Missing247 
TOTAL670100.0
175) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Paid hours per week (TQ8A)
TOTAL%
0) 81.2
1) 10.2
2) 10.2
3) 10.2
5) 20.3
8) 10.2
10) 91.4
12) 10.2
15) 91.4
16) 30.5
18) 10.2
19) 40.6
20) 304.5
22) 50.8
24) 60.9
25) 172.6
27) 10.2
29) 10.2
30) 223.3
32) 30.5
33) 20.3
34) 20.3
35) 101.5
36) 10.2
37) 10.2
38) 20.3
40) 22333.6
42) 40.6
43) 10.2
44) 20.3
45) 456.8
46) 10.2
48) 182.7
49) 10.2
50) 11717.6
53) 30.5
54) 10.2
55) 406.0
56) 10.2
57) 10.2
60) 466.9
65) 81.2
67) 10.2
70) 50.8
80) 20.3
Missing253 
TOTAL664100.0
176) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Paid hours per week (TQ8AR)
TOTAL%
1) 9 hours and fewer142.1
2) 10-19 hours274.1
3) 20-39 hours10315.5
4) 40-49 hours29544.4
5) 50-59 hours16324.5
6) 60 hours or more629.3
Missing253 
TOTAL664100.0
177) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Unpaid hours per week (TQ8B)
TOTAL%
0) 40861.4
1) 20.3
2) 40.6
3) 40.6
4) 40.6
5) 253.8
6) 40.6
7) 40.6
8) 91.4
9) 10.2
10) 8112.2
12) 71.1
13) 10.2
15) 284.2
16) 10.2
17) 10.2
18) 40.6
20) 395.9
25) 142.1
27) 10.2
30) 60.9
35) 20.3
37) 10.2
40) 50.8
45) 10.2
48) 10.2
50) 20.3
53) 10.2
55) 10.2
60) 20.3
Missing253 
TOTAL664100.0
178) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Unpaid hours per week (TQ8BR)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours40861.4
2) 1-4 hours142.1
3) 5-9 hours436.5
4) 10-14 hours8913.4
5) 15-19 hours345.1
6) 20-29 hours548.1
7) 30 hours or more223.3
Missing253 
TOTAL664100.0
179) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] Approximately how many hours per week do you spend working as a pastor? (If you serve more than one congregation, provide the combined total hours.) Paid and Unpaid hours per week (TQ8TOTAL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL66447.22314
180) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Pastor (TQ9A)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked45749.8
1) Checked46050.2
TOTAL917100.0
181) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Associate pastor (TQ9B)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82990.4
1) Checked889.6
TOTAL917100.0
182) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Worshiping community leader (TQ9C)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89697.7
1) Checked212.3
TOTAL917100.0
183) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Co-pastor (TQ9D)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89697.7
1) Checked212.3
TOTAL917100.0
184) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Stated or temporary supply pastor (TQ9E)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked85993.7
1) Checked586.3
TOTAL917100.0
185) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Interim pastor (TQ9F)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked87295.1
1) Checked454.9
TOTAL917100.0
186) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Designated pastor (TQ9G)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90899.0
1) Checked91.0
TOTAL917100.0
187) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Parish associate (TQ9H)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90098.1
1) Checked171.9
TOTAL917100.0
188) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? (Select all that apply.) Other (specify) (TQ9I)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90298.4
1) Checked151.6
TOTAL917100.0
189) [If not currently a pastor, skip to TQ10.] What pastoral position(s) do you currently occupy in a congregation? Other (specify) (TQ9TEXT)
190) Is the congregation or other organization where you are employed affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (TQ10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes75686.8
2) No10311.8
3) I am employed with two or more congregations or organizations and at least one of them is affiliated with the PC(USA) and at least one is no121.4
Missing46 
TOTAL871100.0
191) Have you worshiped at a PC(USA) congregation a majority of these times? (TQ11A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes82693.0
2) No627.0
Missing29 
TOTAL888100.0
192) Over the past year, approximately how often have you engaged in the following activities? Met with other teaching elders in a pastoral support or peer group (TQ17H)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/Almost daily171.9
2) Several times a week192.1
3) Weekly10111.1
4) Several times a month11012.1
5) Once a month28331.2
6) Less than once a month26829.5
7) Never11012.1
Missing9 
TOTAL908100.0
193) I-AGE: What is your current age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 3911012.1
2) 40-4912613.8
3) 50-6452958.1
4) 65 and older14616.0
Missing6 
TOTAL911100.0
194) I-GENDER: Which of the following best describes your gender? (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female36640.2
2) Male54559.8
Missing6 
TOTAL911100.0
195) I-INCOME: Which of these categories best describes your total household income from all sources, before taxes, during 2014? (If you live alone or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) $40,000 or less687.6
2) $40,001-$65,00021023.3
3) $65,001-$105,00035439.3
4) $105,001-$195,00022424.9
5) $195,001 or more444.9
Missing17 
TOTAL900100.0
196) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat49362.9
2) Independent16521.0
3) Republican12616.1
Missing133 
TOTAL784100.0