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New Evangelical Movement Congregations, Kaneohe, Hawaii, 1992 - Codebook

All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).

1) CASE (CASE)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total4414,219.18127.20
2) Your sex? (SEX)
 TOTAL%
1) Male18943.3
2) Female24756.7
Missing5
Total436100.0
3) Your race? (RACE)
 TOTAL%
1) White18041.9
2) Hispanic122.8
3) Asian13832.1
4) Pacific Polynesian5011.6
5) Filipino225.1
6) Black20.5
7) Other266.0
Missing11
Total430100.0
4) Your age? (in years) (AGE)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total43534.3011.39
5) Your marital status? (MAR_STAT)
 TOTAL%
1) Never married15435.1
2) Married, never divorced18441.9
3) Married and previously divorced5312.1
4) Divorced347.7
5) Separated71.6
6) Widowed71.6
Missing2
Total439100.0
6) Do you have children or youth living in your household in any of the following groups? -- Less than 5 years old (CHLT5)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes9722.0
2) No34478.0
Total441100.0
7) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD WHO ARE LESS THAN 5 YEARS OLD: How many children do you have less than 5 years old living in your household? (CHLT5N)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total921.300.49
8) Do you have children or youth living in your household in any of the following groups? -- 5 to 12 years old (CH5T12)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes10423.6
2) No33776.4
Total441100.0
9) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD WHO ARE BETWEEN 5 AND 12 YEARS OLD: How many children do you have between 5 and 12 years of age living in your household? (CH5T12N)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total1001.470.61
10) Do you have children or youth living in your household in any of the following groups? -- 13 to 17 years old (CH13T17)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes7517.0
2) No36683.0
Total441100.0
11) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD WHO ARE BETWEEN 13 AND 17 YEARS OLD: How many children do you have between 13 and 17 years old living in your household? (CH13T17N)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total731.290.54
12) Do you have children or youth living in your household in any of the following groups? - 18 to 22 years old (CH18T22)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes4610.4
2) No39589.6
Total441100.0
13) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD WHO ARE BETWEEN 18 AND 22 YEARS OLD: How many children do you have between 18 and 22 years old living in your household? (CH18T22N)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total421.050.31
14) Do you have children or youth living in your household in any of the following groups? -- Over 22 years old (CHGT22)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes419.3
2) No40090.7
Total441100.0
15) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD WHO ARE OVER 22 YEARS OLD: How many children do you have over 22 years old living in your household? (CHGT22N)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total371.570.84
16) Does your family household include a stepparent or a stepchild? (STEPCHPT)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes6214.2
2) No37685.8
Missing3
Total438100.0
17) What is the highest level of formal education you have completed? (EDUC)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than high school graduate378.5
2) High school graduate5412.4
3) Some college, trade, or vocational school14533.2
4) College degree13430.7
5) Post-graduate work286.4
6) Post-graduate degree398.9
Missing4
Total437100.0
18) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: What is your spouse's education? (EDUC_SP)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than high school graduate20.8
2) High school graduate3916.0
3) Some college, trade, or vocational school8836.2
4) College degree7229.6
5) Post-graduate work135.3
6) Post-graduate degree2911.9
Missing198
Total243100.0
19) What is your present employment status? (EMPLY)
 TOTAL%
1) Working full time28064.2
2) Working part time7216.5
3) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work102.3
4) Not working because of temporary illness, vacation, or strike51.1
5) Retired92.1
6) In school317.1
7) Keeping house296.7
Missing5
Total436100.0
20) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: What is your spouse's employment status? (EMPLY_SP)
 TOTAL%
1) Working full time16769.6
2) Working part time239.6
3) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work52.1
4) Not working because of temporary illness, vacation, or strike52.1
5) Retired93.8
6) In school41.7
7) Keeping house2711.3
Missing201
Total240100.0
21) In which of these groups did your total family income from all sources fall before taxes in 1991? (BFTX_INC)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,0006315.2
2) $20,000 - $39,99910124.4
3) $40,000 - $59,9999322.5
4) $60,000 - $79,9997217.4
5) $80,000 - $99,999389.2
6) $100,000 - $119,999184.3
7) $120,000 - $139,999102.4
8) $140,000 - $159,99961.4
9) $160,000 - $179,99930.7
10) $180,000 - $199,99930.7
11) $200,000 or more71.7
Missing27
Total414100.0
22) How many years have you lived in Hawaii? (YRS_HI)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than 1 year122.7
2) 1 - 2 years276.2
3) 3 - 4 years327.3
4) 5 - 9 years4710.8
5) 10 - 19 years6815.6
6) 20 or more years25157.4
Missing4
Total437100.0
23) How likely is it that you might move away from Oahu within the next five years? (MOVE5YRS)
 TOTAL%
1) Definitely will move429.7
2) Probably will move306.9
3) Might move11626.8
4) Unlikely to move24556.6
Missing8
Total433100.0
24) At age 16, what city were you living in? (CITY)
25) Which of the categories comes closest to the type of place you were living at age 16? (CTY_SIZE)
 TOTAL%
1) In a small town (under 50,000)17641.9
2) In a medium city (50,000 - 250,000)12329.3
3) In a large city (over 250,000)9422.4
4) In open country, but not on a farm204.8
5) On a farm71.7
Missing21
Total420100.0
26) How long does it usually take you to travel from home to Hope Chapel? (TRVLTIME)
 TOTAL%
1) Under 15 minutes21348.9
2) 15 - 29 minutes14032.1
3) 30 - 44 minutes6815.6
4) 45 - 59 minutes133.0
5) 60 - 74 minutes10.2
6) Over 75 minutes10.2
Missing5
Total436100.0
27) Would you say that you have been born again or have had a born-again experience, that is, a turning point in your life where you committed yourself to Jesus Christ? (BRNAGAIN)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have37285.7
2) Yes, I think I have399.0
3) No, I don't think I have184.1
4) No, I'm sure I have not51.2
Missing7
Total434100.0
28) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE BEEN BORN AGAIN OR HAVE HAD A BORN AGAIN EXPERIENCE: At what age did you have your born again experience? (BRNAGAGE)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total39423.9211.57
29) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE BEEN BORN-AGAIN OR HAD A BORN-AGAIN EXPERIENCE: In what Christian group or church did this born-again experience occur? (BN_AG_WH)
 TOTAL%
1) Hope Chapel12832.1
2) Other27167.9
Missing42
Total399100.0
30) How would you describe the religious affiliation of your upbringing? (CH_RELAF)
 TOTAL%
1) Fundamentalist Protestant7317.5
2) Evangelical Protestant5613.4
3) Liberal Protestant5914.1
4) Roman Catholic10224.4
5) No affiliation5312.7
6) Other7517.9
Missing23
Total418100.0
31) Specify the particular denomination/group of your upbringing. (CH_DENOM)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total34830.7817.31
32) How long have you been attending Hope Chapel? (2.5 = 2.5 years) (ATT_HOPE)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total4263.782.78
33) How would you describe your religious affiliation during the year before you came to Hope Chapel? (YRBRELAF)
 TOTAL%
1) Fundamentalist Protestant4510.9
2) Evangelical Protestant10024.3
3) Liberal Protestant266.3
4) Roman Catholic399.5
5) No affiliation14334.8
6) Other5814.1
Missing30
Total411100.0
34) Specify the denomination/group you were affiliated with during the year before you came to Hope Chapel. (YRBDENOM)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total26731.7915.72
35) In a typical month, how frequently did you attend your former church in the year before you came to Hope Chapel? (2.5 times per month = 2.5) (YRBFQATT)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total3723.492.52
36) As a child, how frequently did you attend church? (FQCHCHUR)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than once a month13732.2
2) About once a month235.4
3) 2-3 times a month6515.3
4) Every week20147.2
Missing15
Total426100.0
37) How long have you been attending Hope Chapel? (1 1/2 years = 1.5) (TM_ATCAL)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total4273.742.79
38) How often do you attend Hope Chapel worship services (not including Sunday evening)? (AT_WORCA)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than once a month307.0
2) About once a month122.8
3) 2-3 times a month6414.9
4) Every week32475.3
Missing11
Total430100.0
39) How often do you attend Hope Chapel Sunday evening worship services? (ATEVEWOR)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than once a month30274.6
2) About once a month307.4
3) 2-3 times a month348.4
4) Every week399.6
Missing36
Total405100.0
40) Do you regularly attend one or more churches in addition to Hope Chapel? (ATMT1CHU)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes, almost every week204.6
2) Yes, once or twice a month245.5
3) No, Hope Chapel is the only church I regularly attend38989.8
Missing8
Total433100.0
41) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO REGULARLY ATTEND ONE OR MORE CHURCH IN ADDITION TO HOPE CHAPEL: What church(es) do you attend? (State the denominational affiliation, if any.) (OTHDENOM)
 TOTAL%
3) Southern Baptist, Conservative Baptist, Fundamentalist Baptist12.4
4) Baptist, not specified12.4
13) Assembly of God24.8
19) Congregationalist12.4
21) Four Square12.4
27) United Church of Christ716.7
30) Other Calvary Chapel37.1
43) Other (unknown) and 'Christian'511.9
44) Interdenominational/Nondenominational/Independent (sounds conservative), and 'Evangelical Protestant', and 'Fundamentalist Protestant'716.7
45) Interdenominational/Nondenominational/Independent (unknown) and 'Liberal Protestant'37.1
46) Catholic49.5
60) Hope Chapel716.7
Missing399
Total42100.0
42) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: How frequently does your spouse attend Hope Chapel? (ATTND_SP)
 TOTAL%
1) Less than once a month2812.1
2) About once a month62.6
3) 2-3 times a month3213.8
4) Every week16671.6
Missing209
Total232100.0
43) Approximately how much did your family household contribute to Hope Chapel during the 1992 tax year? (TITHE_CH)
 TOTAL%
1) Under $50011128.4
2) $500 - $9995113.0
3) $1,000 - $1,9995313.6
4) $2,000 - $2,999389.7
5) $3,000 - $3,999287.2
6) $4,000 - $4,999297.4
7) $5,000 - $5,999276.9
8) $6,000 - $6,99992.3
9) $7,000 - $7,999133.3
10) $8,000 - $8,99992.3
11) $9,000 - $9,99920.5
12) $10,000 or more215.4
Missing50
Total391100.0
44) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD: How many are attending public school? (PUBLC_SC)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total1790.990.95
45) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD: How many are attending private school? (PRIV_SC)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total1640.670.89
46) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD: How many are involved in home schooling? (HOME_SC)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total1450.120.51
47) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD WHO ARE NOT INVOLVED IN HOME SCHOOLING: How interested are you in investigating home schooling as an option? (HME_SC)
 TOTAL%
1) Very interested2612.7
2) Somewhat interested4923.9
3) Not interested13063.4
Missing236
Total205100.0
48) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD: How interested would you be in sending your children to a Christian school that met at Hope Chapel? (INT_CHSC)
 TOTAL%
1) Very interested10748.6
2) Somewhat interested7333.2
3) Not interested4018.2
Missing221
Total220100.0
49) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD WHO ATTEND PUBLIC SCHOOL: How regularly do you attend PTA Meetings or related school activities? (PTA_MEET)
 TOTAL%
1) Infrequently4643.8
2) Fairly frequently3432.4
3) Very frequently2523.8
Missing336
Total105100.0
50) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- MiniChurch (MINICHUR)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement388.8
2) Interested in being involved12128.1
3) Currently involved27263.1
Missing10
Total431100.0
51) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Roots Classes (ROOTS)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement22363.2
2) Interested in being involved10329.2
3) Currently involved277.6
Missing88
Total353100.0
52) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Jr. High Ministry (JRHIMIN)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement31586.3
2) Interested in being involved328.8
3) Currently involved184.9
Missing76
Total365100.0
53) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- High School Ministry (HS_MIN)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement29681.1
2) Interested in being involved4913.4
3) Currently involved205.5
Missing76
Total365100.0
54) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Single Adult Ministry (SADLTMIN)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement26572.6
2) Interested in being involved6818.6
3) Currently involved328.8
Missing76
Total365100.0
55) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Children's Ministry (CHLD_MIN)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement23562.7
2) Interested in being involved8221.9
3) Currently involved5815.5
Missing66
Total375100.0
56) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Benevolence (BENEVOL)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement25676.0
2) Interested in being involved5917.5
3) Currently involved226.5
Missing104
Total337100.0
57) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Men's Ministries (MEN_MIN)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement26574.0
2) Interested in being involved6919.3
3) Currently involved246.7
Missing83
Total358100.0
58) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Women's Ministries (WMN_MIN)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement21759.5
2) Interested in being involved11030.1
3) Currently involved3810.4
Missing76
Total365100.0
59) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Hope Chapel's Tool Box (TOOLBOX)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement22963.6
2) Interested in being involved11231.1
3) Currently involved195.3
Missing81
Total360100.0
60) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Single Parents Fellowship (SING_PAR)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement33392.8
2) Interested in being involved195.3
3) Currently involved71.9
Missing82
Total359100.0
61) For each of the following programs or ministries offered at Hope Chapel, please rate your interest and involvement. -- Counseling Ministry (COUNSELM)
 TOTAL%
1) Not involved; no plans for involvement23966.0
2) Interested in being involved10629.3
3) Currently involved174.7
Missing79
Total362100.0
62) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN MINICHURCH: State the frequency of your involvement in -- MiniChurch (in average month) (FQ_MINCH)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total2673.811.07
63) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN ROOTS CLASSES: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Roots Classes (in average month) (FQ_ROOTS)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total72.571.51
64) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN JR. HIGH MINISTRY: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Jr. High Ministry (in average month) (FQ_JRHI)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total143.431.17
65) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN HIGH SCHOOL MINISTRY: State the frequency of your involvement in -- High School Ministry (in average month) (FQ_HSMIN)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total153.700.92
66) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN SINGLE ADULT MINISTRY: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Single Adult Ministry (in average month) (FQSINGAD)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total262.561.34
67) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN CHILDREN'S MINISTRY: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Children's Ministry (in average month) (FQ_CHLDM)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total483.122.87
68) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN BENEVOLENCE: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Benevolence (in average month) (FQ_BNVOL)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total111.911.11
69) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN MEN'S MINISTRIES: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Men's Ministries (in average month) (FQMENMIN)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total211.361.03
70) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN WOMEN'S MINISTRIES: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Women's Ministries (in average month) (FQWMNMIN)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total202.151.36
71) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN HOPE CHAPEL'S TOOL BOX: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Hope Chapel's Tool Box (in average month) (FQTOOLBX)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total54.000.00
72) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN SINGLE PARENTS FELLOWSHIP: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Single Parents Fellowship (in average month) (FQSNGPAR)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total41.500.58
73) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN COUNSELING MINISTRY: State the frequency of your involvement in -- Counseling Ministry (in average month) (FQ_COUNS)
 NMeanStd. Deviation
Total105.104.61
74) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry --Preaching/teaching (PREACTEA)
 TOTAL%
2) Average40.9
3) Good6815.8
4) Excellent35883.3
Missing11
Total430100.0
75) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Worship (WORSHIP)
 TOTAL%
2) Average102.3
3) Good8820.4
4) Excellent33377.3
Missing10
Total431100.0
76) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Counseling (COUNSEL)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor144.3
2) Average7222.2
3) Good14243.8
4) Excellent9629.6
Missing117
Total324100.0
77) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Evangelism (EVANGEL)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor51.3
2) Average3810.2
3) Good17546.9
4) Excellent15541.6
Missing68
Total373100.0
78) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Outreach to the poor/needy (OUTREACH)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor123.1
2) Average6516.7
3) Good17946.0
4) Excellent13334.2
Missing52
Total389100.0
79) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Children's programs (CHLD_PRO)
 TOTAL%
2) Average226.0
3) Good16846.0
4) Excellent17547.9
Missing76
Total365100.0
80) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Jr. High/Sr. High programs (HS_PROG)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor20.6
2) Average185.2
3) Good14241.3
4) Excellent18252.9
Missing97
Total344100.0
81) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Helping members discover their own gifts for ministry and service (GIFTS)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor154.0
2) Average7620.4
3) Good16343.8
4) Excellent11831.7
Missing69
Total372100.0
82) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Providing fellowship opportunities for members (FELLOW)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor30.7
2) Average317.7
3) Good16641.1
4) Excellent20450.5
Missing37
Total404100.0
83) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- MiniChurch (MINICH)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor10.3
2) Average92.3
3) Good10325.9
4) Excellent28571.6
Missing43
Total398100.0
84) Please rate the following aspects of Hope Chapel's ministry -- Leadership Training (LDRSHPTR)
 TOTAL%
1) Poor82.3
2) Average359.9
3) Good17750.0
4) Excellent13437.9
Missing87
Total354100.0
85) As you know, Hope Chapel will be building a new facility. Which of the following best describes your feelings about moving to the new building? (NWBLDG)
 TOTAL%
1) Highly supportive36685.3
2) Fairly supportive5512.8
3) Not very supportive71.6
4) Opposed to the move10.2
Missing12
Total429100.0
86) Overall, how satisfied are you with Hope Chapel? (SATISFAC)
 TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied32976.5
2) Satisfied9923.0
3) Dissatisfied10.2
4) Very dissatisfied10.2
Missing11
Total430100.0
87) How often do you read the Bible? (BIBLE)
 TOTAL%
1) More than once a day204.7
2) Daily16137.4
3) 2 or 3 times a week15636.3
4) 2 or 3 times a month5613.0
5) Once a month133.0
6) Less than once a month174.0
7) Never71.6
Missing11
Total430100.0
88) Which of these statements comes closest to describing your feelings about the Bible? (Please check only one) (BIB_ATIT)
 TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word9221.2
2) The Bible is the inspired word of God. It contains no errors, but some verses are to be taken symbolically rather than literally.32073.7
3) The Bible is the inspired word of God, but it may contain historical and scientific errors.184.1
4) The Bible was not inspired by God, but it represents humankind's best understanding of God's nature.30.7
5) The Bible is an ancient book of human fables, legends, history, and moral precepts recorded by men.10.2
Missing7
Total434100.0
89) Which of the following best describes you? (DSCRBSLF)
 TOTAL%
1) Book Signed member18844.0
2) Member19345.2
3) Frequent visitor388.9
4) Occasional visitor81.9
Missing14
Total427100.0
90) Of your three closest friends, how many regularly attend Hope Chapel? (FRD_ATT)
 TOTAL%
1) None10624.8
2) One8720.3
3) Two11627.1
4) All three11927.8
Missing13
Total428100.0
91) Of your three closest friends, how many would you consider to be committed Christians? (FRD_CHRI)
 TOTAL%
1) None4711.4
2) One8520.5
3) Two11527.8
4) All three16740.3
Missing27
Total414100.0
92) Of people I know at Hope Chapel, I almost always feel free to touch and/or hug: (TCH_HUG)
 TOTAL%
1) Most of the people26561.3
2) About half of the people6615.3
3) Only a few of the people9020.8
4) None of the people112.5
Missing9
Total432100.0
93) Here are a few statements about religious experiences. For each one, please indicate if you have had the experience, and, if so, how often. -- A vision from the Lord (VISION)
 TOTAL%
1) Often204.8
2) A few times10625.3
3) Once5412.9
4) Never23957.0
Missing22
Total419100.0
94) Here are a few statements about religious experiences. For each one, please indicate if you have had the experience, and, if so, how often. -- Speaking in tongues (TONGUES)
 TOTAL%
1) Often8720.4
2) A few times5412.6
3) Once174.0
4) Never26963.0
Missing14
Total427100.0
95) Here are a few statements about religious experiences. For each one, please indicate if you have had the experience, and, if so, how often. -- A word of knowledge (WRD_KNOW)
 TOTAL%
1) Often8821.3
2) A few times18043.6
3) Once358.5
4) Never11026.6
Missing28
Total413100.0
96) Here are a few statements about religious experiences. For each one, please indicate if you have had the experience, and, if so, how often. -- Been prayed for by Hope Chapel members who have laid hands on you (PRAYFORU)
 TOTAL%
1) Often5913.7
2) A few times18442.6
3) Once5913.7
4) Never13030.1
Missing9
Total432100.0
97) Here are a few statements about religious experiences. For each one, please indicate if you have had the experience, and, if so, how often. -- Have prayed for other Hope Chapel members by laying hands on them (PRYFROTH)
 TOTAL%
1) Often11025.5
2) A few times21148.8
3) Once225.1
4) Never8920.6
Missing9
Total432100.0
98) Here are a few statements about religious experiences. For each one, please indicate if you have had the experience, and, if so, how often. -- Have been miraculously healed (HEALED)
 TOTAL%
1) Often174.2
2) A few times5613.9
3) Once5814.4
4) Never27267.5
Missing38
Total403100.0
99) Here are a few statements about religious experiences. For each one, please indicate if you have had the experience, and, if so, how often. -- Other experience (OTH_EXP)
 TOTAL%
1) Often466.7
2) A few times233.3
Missing435
Total6100.0
100) I have experienced God's healing of my emotions in a way other than through psychological counseling. (HEAL_EMO)
 TOTAL%
1) This is very true for me26462.9
2) This is somewhat true for me11727.9
3) This is not true for me399.3
Missing21
Total420100.0
101) Please circle one number corresponding to each of the contrasting statements below. -- (1)'My faith is completely free of doubts.'. . . (2)'My faith is mixed with doubts.' (FAITH)
 TOTAL%
1) Completely agree with the statement on the left (1)15736.9
2) Somewhat agree with the statement on the left (1)17641.3
3) Unsure276.3
4) Somewhat agree with the statement on the right (2)5011.7
5) Completely agree with the statement on the right (2)163.8
Missing15
Total426100.0
102) Please circle one number corresponding to each of the contrasting statements below. -- (1)'I always feel close to God.'. . . (2)'I never feel close to God.' (CLOSENES)
 TOTAL%
1) Completely agree with the statement on the left (1)8820.6
2) Somewhat agree with the statement on the left (1)27965.2
3) Unsure5111.9
4) Somewhat agree with the statement on the right (2)92.1
5) Completely agree with the statement on the right (2)10.2
Missing13
Total428100.0
103) Please circle one number corresponding to each of the contrasting statements below. -- (1)'I feel satisfied with the level of pastoring I receive at Hope Chapel.'. . .(2)'I feel unsatisfied with the level of pastoring I receive at Hope Chapel.' (SATIS)
 TOTAL%
1) Completely agree with the statement on the left (1)23555.7
2) Somewhat agree with the statement on the left (1)13832.7
3) Unsure286.6
4) Somewhat agree with the statement on the right (2)163.8
5) Completely agree with the statement on the right (2)51.2
Missing19
Total422100.0
104) Please circle one number corresponding to each of the contrasting statements below. -- (1)'I experience God more at Hope Chapel than I do at any other church.'. . .(2)'My experience of God at other churches is the same as at Hope Chapel.' (EXPERGOD)
 TOTAL%
1) Completely agree with the statement on the left (1)21651.6
2) Somewhat agree with the statement on the left (1)10825.8
3) Unsure4911.7
4) Somewhat agree with the statement on the right (2)256.0
5) Completely agree with the statement on the right (2)215.0
Missing22
Total419100.0
105) Please circle one number corresponding to each of the contrasting statements below. -- (1)'Compared to other churchgoers, Hope Chapel members seem willing to sacrifice everything for Christ.'. . .(2)'Compared to other churchgoers, Hope Chapel members seem reluctant to sacrifice everything for Christ.' (SACRIFI)
 TOTAL%
1) Completely agree with the statement on the left (1)8420.0
2) Somewhat agree with the statement on the left (1)18744.4
3) Unsure13231.4
4) Somewhat agree with the statement on the right (2)174.0
5) Completely agree with the statement on the right (2)10.2
Missing20
Total421100.0
106) Please circle one number corresponding to each of the contrasting statements below. -- (1)'Compared to other churchgoers, Hope Chapel members seem driven by the desire to win others to Christ.'. . .(2)'Compared to other churchgoers, Hope Chapel members seem reluctant to share their beliefs with non-Christians.' (CONVERT)
 TOTAL%
1) Completely agree with the statement on the left (1)13632.2
2) Somewhat agree with the statement on the left (1)19145.3
3) Unsure7618.0
4) Somewhat agree with the statement on the right (2)194.5
Missing19
Total422100.0
107) Please circle one number corresponding to each of the contrasting statements below. -- (1)'There should be no differences between the roles of men and women in the Hope Chapel ministry.'. . . (2)'Hope Chapel ministries should involve distinctly different roles for men and women.' (GENDRRLE)
 TOTAL%
1) Completely agree with the statement on the left (1)12629.7
2) Somewhat agree with the statement on the left (1)9321.9
3) Unsure9422.2
4) Somewhat agree with the statement on the right (2)7718.2
5) Completely agree with the statement on the right (2)348.0
Missing17
Total424100.0
108) Did your parents divorce? (DIVORCE)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes12128.0
2) No31172.0
Missing9
Total432100.0
109) Did one or both of your parents abuse alcohol or drugs? (ALCO_DRU)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes14333.5
2) No28466.5
Missing14
Total427100.0
110) How often have you had the following experiences in your past? -- Smoked marijuana and/or used illegal drugs (SMKE_POT)
 TOTAL%
1) Often12629.0
2) A few times12428.5
3) Once399.0
4) Never14633.6
Missing6
Total435100.0
111) How often have you had the following experiences in your past? -- Abused alcohol (ABUSALCO)
 TOTAL%
1) Often11526.4
2) A few times13931.9
3) Once276.2
4) Never15535.6
Missing5
Total436100.0
112) How often have you had the following experiences in your past? -- Engaged in homosexual activity (HOMOSEX)
 TOTAL%
1) Often20.5
2) A few times102.3
3) Once194.4
4) Never40092.8
Missing10
Total431100.0
113) How often have you had the following experiences in your past? -- Engaged in premarital sex (PRMARSEX)
 TOTAL%
1) Often18041.8
2) A few times12428.8
3) Once317.2
4) Never9622.3
Missing10
Total431100.0
114) How often have you had the following experiences in your past? -- Engaged in extramarital sex (EXMARSEX)
 TOTAL%
1) Often71.6
2) A few times388.9
3) Once317.3
4) Never35182.2
Missing14
Total427100.0
115) How often have you had the following experiences in your past? -- Were physically and/or sexually abused (ABUSED)
 TOTAL%
1) Often286.5
2) A few times4811.1
3) Once429.7
4) Never31472.7
Missing9
Total432100.0
116) How often have you had the following experiences in your past? -- Received professional therapy (THERAPY)
 TOTAL%
1) Often153.5
2) A few times8419.4
3) Once439.9
4) Never29167.2
Missing8
Total433100.0
117) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- Prayer is an important part of my daily life. (PRAYER)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree36683.8
2) Somewhat agree6214.2
3) Somewhat disagree61.4
4) Strongly disagree10.2
5) Not sure/Don't know20.5
Missing4
Total437100.0
118) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- I am very interested in politics and national affairs. (POLITICS)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13029.8
2) Somewhat agree22050.5
3) Somewhat disagree5211.9
4) Strongly disagree184.1
5) Not sure/Don't know163.7
Missing5
Total436100.0
119) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- The public elementary schools in this area should teach sex education in grades four through eight. (SEXEDUC)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8018.5
2) Somewhat agree12128.0
3) Somewhat disagree8219.0
4) Strongly disagree9922.9
5) Not sure/Don't know5011.6
Missing9
Total432100.0
120) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- I would object if a member of my family wanted to bring a friend of a different race home to dinner. (RACEREL)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree40.9
2) Somewhat agree10.2
3) Somewhat disagree71.6
4) Strongly disagree41695.4
5) Not sure/Don't know81.8
Missing5
Total436100.0
121) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- Minority races should not push themselves where they're not wanted. (MINORITY)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree61.4
2) Somewhat agree266.0
3) Somewhat disagree7216.6
4) Strongly disagree28866.5
5) Not sure/Don't know419.5
Missing8
Total433100.0
122) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- There should be laws against marriages between minority races and whites. (INTERRAC)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree10.2
3) Somewhat disagree81.8
4) Strongly disagree42096.3
5) Not sure/Don't know71.6
Missing5
Total436100.0
123) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- Women should take care of running their homes and leave running the country up to men. (FAMROLES)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree61.4
2) Somewhat agree4911.3
3) Somewhat disagree7717.7
4) Strongly disagree29267.1
5) Not sure/Don't know112.5
Missing6
Total435100.0
124) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- I approve of a married woman earning money in business or industry if she has a husband capable of supporting her. (WMNWORK)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20948.6
2) Somewhat agree10624.7
3) Somewhat disagree368.4
4) Strongly disagree4811.2
5) Not sure/Don't know317.2
Missing11
Total430100.0
125) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- Most men are better suited emotionally for politics than most women. (WMN_POL)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree245.5
2) Somewhat agree8319.1
3) Somewhat disagree9922.8
4) Strongly disagree17139.4
5) Not sure/Don't know5713.1
Missing7
Total434100.0
126) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- It should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if she is married and doesn't want any more children. (MAR_ABOR)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree204.6
2) Somewhat agree317.2
3) Somewhat disagree337.7
4) Strongly disagree32775.9
5) Not sure/Don't know204.6
Missing10
Total431100.0
127) The following questions will help us understand how the values of Hope Chapel members compare to others in the Los Angeles basin. Indicate your level of agreement with each of the following statements. -- It should be possible for a woman to obtain a legal abortion if she wants it for any reason. (ABORTION)
 TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree204.7
2) Somewhat agree307.0
3) Somewhat disagree317.2
4) Strongly disagree32776.0
5) Not sure/Don't know225.1
Missing11
Total430100.0
128) What is your political party affiliation? (POLPARTY)
 TOTAL%
1) Republican19946.1
2) Independent286.5
3) Democrat6615.3
4) No affiliation13932.2
Missing9
Total432100.0
129) How often during elections do you try to show people why they should vote for one of the parties or candidates? (VOTE)
 TOTAL%
1) Often7918.2
2) Sometimes16738.5
3) Rarely10724.7
4) Never8118.7
Missing7
Total434100.0
130) In terms of politics, do you consider yourself? (LIBVSCON)
 TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal20.5
2) Liberal143.3
3) Slightly liberal245.6
4) Moderate, middle of the road5512.8
5) I don't care about politics235.3
6) Slightly conservative7617.7
7) Conservative15736.5
8) Extremely conservative235.3
9) I don't know5613.0
Missing11
Total430100.0
131) In the 1992 presidential election, I voted for (PRESELEC)
 TOTAL%
1) George Bush25158.5
2) Another candidate225.1
3) Michael Dukakis5813.5
4) I didn't vote in this election9822.8
Missing12
Total429100.0
132) Should someone who is against all churches and religion -- Be allowed to make a speech in your city? (FREESPCH)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes31872.9
2) No6615.1
3) I don't know.5211.9
Missing5
Total436100.0
133) Should someone who is against all churches and religion -- Be allowed to teach in a college or university? (EDUC_TEA)
 TOTAL%
1) Yes28064.2
2) No8920.4
3) I don't know.6715.4
Missing5
Total436100.0
134) If some people in your community suggested that a book written against churches and religion be taken out of our public library, would you favor removing this book or not? (BOOK)
 TOTAL%
1) Favor9521.9
2) Not favor23955.2
3) I don't know.9922.9
Missing8
Total433100.0
135) Suppose there is a community-wide vote on the general housing issue. Of these two possible laws, which would you vote for? (LAWS)
 TOTAL%
1) A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races7517.3
2) A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color.31572.6
3) I don't know.4410.1
Missing7
Total434100.0
136) What is your opinion about a married person having sexual relations with someone other than the marriage partner? (SEXOTHSP)
 TOTAL%
1) It is always wrong41795.4
2) It is almost always wrong143.2
3) I don't know.40.9
4) It is wrong only sometimes20.5
Missing4
Total437100.0
137) What is your opinion about sexual relations between two adults of the same sex? (SAMESEX)
 TOTAL%
1) It is always wrong40191.8
2) It is almost always wrong51.1
3) I don't know.276.2
4) It is wrong only sometimes20.5
5) It is not wrong at all20.5
Missing4
Total437100.0
138) Growing up, how frequently did you attend rock concerts? (ROCKCNRT)
 TOTAL%
1) Often6915.8
2) A few times21849.8
3) Once378.4
4) Never11426.0
Missing3
Total438100.0
139) How important do you believe the following involvements are for a Christian? - - Success in one's job or profession (SUCCESS)
 TOTAL%
1) Unimportant245.5
2) Important, but not essential26961.8
3) Important and essential14232.6
Missing6
Total435100.0
140) How important do you believe the following involvements are for a Christian? - - Telling neighbors and work colleagues about Jesus (TELLNEIG)
 TOTAL%
1) Unimportant51.1
2) Important, but not essential11426.2
3) Important and essential31672.6
Missing6
Total435100.0
141) How important do you believe the following involvements are for a Christian? - - Volunteering time and/or giving money to community organizations, projects, or activities (VOLUNT)
 TOTAL%
1) Unimportant51.1
2) Important, but not essential21649.4
3) Important and essential21649.4
Missing4
Total437100.0
142) How important do you believe the following involvements are for a Christian? - - Volunteering time and/or giving money to political causes (VOL_POLI)
 TOTAL%
1) Unimportant12629.0
2) Important, but not essential25659.0
3) Important and essential5212.0
Missing7
Total434100.0
143) How important do you believe the following involvements are for a Christian? - - Voting in national elections (VOTING)
 TOTAL%
1) Unimportant81.8
2) Important, but not essential10323.6
3) Important and essential32574.5
Missing5
Total436100.0
144) Which of the following weekend services do you usually attend? (WKENDSRV)
 TOTAL%
1) Friday 7:30 p.m.6415.6
2) Sunday 7:00 a.m.235.6
3) Sunday 8:15 a.m.16339.7
4) Sunday 10:00 a.m.12730.9
5) Sunday 6:30 p.m.348.3
Missing30
Total411100.0
145) How did you find out about Hope Chapel? (HRABTHC)
 TOTAL%
1) A friend or relative36684.1
2) Radio368.3
3) Newspaper20.5
4) Other317.1
Missing6
Total435100.0
146) Your sex? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-SEX)
 TOTAL%
1) Male18943.3
2) Female24756.7
Missing5
Total436100.0
147) Your race? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-RACE)
 TOTAL%
1) White18041.9
2) Asian or Filpipino16037.2
3) Pacific Polynesian5011.6
4) Hispanic or Black143.3
5) Other266.0
Missing11
Total430100.0
148) Your age? (in years) (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-AGE)
 TOTAL%
1) 12-247817.9
2) 25-3416638.2
3) 35-4411626.7
4) 45 and over7517.2
Missing6
Total435100.0
149) Your marital status? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-MARITAL)
 TOTAL%
1) Never married15435.1
2) Married, never divorced18441.9
3) Married and previously divorced5312.1
4) Divorced, separated, or widowed4810.9
Missing2
Total439100.0
150) What is the highest level of formal education you have completed? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-EDUC)
 TOTAL%
1) High school or less9120.8
2) Some college, trade, or vocational school14533.2
3) College degree13430.7
4) Post-graduate work or degree6715.3
Missing4
Total437100.0
151) How would you describe the religious affiliation of your upbringing? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-RELIGION)
 TOTAL%
1) Fundamentalist or Evangelical Protestant12930.9
2) Liberal Protestant5914.1
3) Roman Catholic10224.4
4) No affiliation5312.7
5) Other7517.9
Missing23
Total418100.0

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