New Parish Ministers Survey of Parishes, 1992

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Parish identification (PARID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9491855.8871242
2) What is the locale of the parish? (PARLOC)
TOTAL%
1) Inner city/center city (50,000 residents or more)12513.7
2) Urban business area (50,000 residents or more)283.1
3) Other city locale (50,000 residents or more)748.1
4) Suburban (area bound to a city)15817.3
5) Small city/town (population over 2,500 and under 50,000)29932.7
6) Rural (population under 2,500)20922.9
7) Resort area (size fluctuates seasonally)202.2
Missing36 
TOTAL913100.0
3) What is the canonical status of your parish? (CANONCL)
TOTAL%
1) Territorial79986.8
2) National889.6
3) Other333.6
Missing29 
TOTAL920100.0
4) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE CANONICAL STATUS OF THEIR PARISH IS NATIONAL - List affiliated nationality (CANONCL1)
TOTAL%
4) German56.7
5) Polish1520.0
6) Italian1520.0
7) American Indian/Native American22.7
8) French34.0
9) Slovenian22.7
10) Lithuanian11.3
11) Slovak68.0
12) Croatian11.3
13) Portuguese45.3
14) French-Canadian11.3
15) Korean11.3
16) Italian/Belgian11.3
17) African-American34.0
18) Irish11.3
19) French to Spanish now11.3
20) Albanian11.3
21) Franco-American11.3
22) Polish-American11.3
23) Italian-Chinese11.3
24) National and territorial11.3
25) French Vietnamese mission11.3
26) Hispanic11.3
27) Mexican11.3
28) Slovak Polish11.3
29) Roman Catholic11.3
30) Mexican Italian11.3
31) USA11.3
32) Boise diocesan11.3
Missing874 
TOTAL75100.0
5) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE CANONICAL STATUS OF THEIR PARISH IS OTHER - Please specify. (CANONCL2)
TOTAL%
4) Newman Center-College campus13.3
5) Nonterritorial26.7
6) African-American413.3
7) Downtown13.3
8) Campus13.3
9) By choice13.3
10) A quasi-parish13.3
11) Diocesan826.7
12) Byzantine-Russain13.3
13) Archdiocesan parish26.7
14) Parish church13.3
15) Island13.3
16) Apache Indians13.3
17) Serving Hispanics/Blacks13.3
18) Worldwide Church13.3
19) Mission of St. Cecilia13.3
20) Intentional13.3
21) Mission13.3
Missing919 
TOTAL30100.0
6) Who is primarily responsible for staffing the parish? (STAFFING)
TOTAL%
1) Diocesan clergy77183.1
2) Religious clergy13514.5
3) Deacon (with non-residential pastor)10.1
4) Religious sister/brother (with non-residential pastor)161.7
5) Lay man or woman (with non-residential pastor)50.5
Missing21 
TOTAL928100.0
7) Indicate the total number of registered parishioners (individuals, not households) in the parish. (PRSHNRS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL8972507.4072756
8) Many dioceses annually ask for average Sunday Mass attendance, often prescribing a count to be taken on a particular Sunday. Does your parish conduct such a count? (COUNT)
TOTAL%
648) 64868.7
295) 29531.3
Missing6 
TOTAL943100.0
9) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISHES CONDUCT A COUNT OF SUNDAY MASS ATTENDANCE ON A PARTICULAR SUNDAY - Please use this count done for the diocese as a resource to indicate the average combined Saturday evening/Sunday Mass attendance of the parish. (COUNT1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6201114.8151068
10) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISHES DO NOT CONDUCT A COUNT OF SUNDAY MASS ATTENDANCE ON A PARTICULAR SUNDAY - Please indicate, as well as you are able, the average combined Saturday evening/Sunday mass attendance of the parish. (COUNT2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL288939.462871
11) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISHES DO NOT CONDUCT A COUNT OF SUNDAY MASS ATTENDANCE ON A PARTICULAR SUNDAY - What is the basis of estimate (e.g., census, popular opinion, counting envelopes)? (COUNT2A)
TOTAL%
1) Communion received10.4
2) My own count31.2
3) Popular opinion6023.6
4) Counting envelopes2811.0
5) Census taken2811.0
6) General head count93.5
7) Hosts used72.8
8) Pastor's estimate41.6
9) Estimate - percent of occupied20.8
10) Personal observation41.6
11) Church capacity3413.4
12) Guess72.8
13) Counting3815.0
14) Head count from staff20.8
15) Communion52.0
16) Estimate the crowds52.0
17) Trustee makes regular count10.4
18) Opinion20.8
19) Eyeball31.2
20) 15 years of pastoring here10.4
21) Count altar breads10.4
22) Parish registration10.4
23) Study completed last year10.4
24) Visual averaging10.4
25) Attendance at Mass41.6
26) Previous years count20.8
Missing695 
TOTAL254100.0
12) Please indicate the nationalities/ethnic backgrounds predominate among parishioners' roots. - The most predominant nationality at the parish (NATION1)
TOTAL%
1) African182.1
2) Canadian101.2
4) Croatian40.5
5) Cuban60.7
6) Czech80.9
7) Dominican60.7
8) English698.1
9) French303.5
10) German16519.4
11) Haitian20.2
12) Hungarian10.1
13) Irish14116.5
14) Italian11213.1
15) Korean10.1
16) Mexican404.7
17) Portuguese80.9
18) Puerto Rican161.9
20) Slovak242.8
21) Vietnamese10.1
22) West Indian20.2
23) None8710.2
24) Other10111.9
Missing97 
TOTAL852100.0
13) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT ANOTHER NATIONALITY/ETHNIC BACKGROUND IS MOST PREDOMINANT AMONG PARISHIONERS' ROOTS. - Please specify. (NATION1A)
TOTAL%
1) Western Europe22.2
2) Mixture99.9
3) Slovenian55.5
4) Native American55.5
5) Hispanic88.8
6) Nordic11.1
7) Caucasian3235.2
8) Dutch11.1
9) Alaska11.1
10) Filipino44.4
11) Spanish-American11.1
12) Hispanic new American11.1
13) Lithuanian11.1
14) Alsatian11.1
15) Ecuadorian22.2
16) Canadian11.1
17) Russian11.1
18) Canary Islands11.1
19) Spanish55.5
20) Albanian11.1
21) Bohemian11.1
22) Scandinavian22.2
23) Apache Indian11.1
24) African-American11.1
25) Swiss11.1
26) European22.2
Missing858 
TOTAL91100.0
14) Please indicate the nationalities/ethnic backgrounds predominate among parishioners' roots. - The second most predominant nationality at the parish (NATION2)
TOTAL%
1) African131.7
2) Canadian50.7
3) Chinese10.1
4) Croatian50.7
5) Cuban10.1
6) Czech91.2
7) Dominican101.3
8) English344.4
9) French293.8
10) German8110.6
11) Haitian50.7
12) Hungarian40.5
13) Irish18123.6
14) Italian10714.0
15) Korean10.1
16) Mexican395.1
17) Portuguese81.0
18) Puerto Rican101.3
19) Scottish10.1
20) Slovak303.9
21) Vietnamese70.9
22) West Indian60.8
23) None9011.7
24) Other8911.6
Missing183 
TOTAL766100.0
15) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT ANOTHER NATIONALITY/ETHNIC BACKGROUND IS THE SECOND MOST PREDOMINANT AMONG PARISHIONERS' ROOTS. - Please specify. (NATION2A)
TOTAL%
2) Mixture79.5
3) Slovenian11.4
5) Hispanic912.2
7) Caucasian1418.9
10) Filipino912.2
13) Lithuanian11.4
19) Spanish56.8
21) Bohemian11.4
22) Scandinavian56.8
26) European11.4
27) Athabaskan Indian11.4
28) Samoan11.4
29) Guatemalan22.7
30) Polish/Lithuanian11.4
31) Belgian11.4
32) Mexican, Vietnamese11.4
33) Latino11.4
34) Asian11.4
35) Nicaraguan22.7
36) Colombian11.4
37) Lebanese22.7
38) Polish, American Indian11.4
39) New Mexicans11.4
40) Norwegian34.1
41) Brazilian11.4
42) Hispanic American11.4
Missing875 
TOTAL74100.0
16) Estimate the percentage of parish members who have household income within the following categories. - Under $20,000 (MEMINCM1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL77731.12526
17) Estimate the percentage of parish members who have household income within the following categories. - $20,000-$49,999 (MEMINCM2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL80047.0221
18) Estimate the percentage of parish members who have household income within the following categories. - $50,000-$99,999 (MEMINCM3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL71721.92219
19) Estimate the percentage of parish members who have household income within the following categories. - $100,000 or more (MEMINCM4)
TOTAL%
1) 10222.2
2) 429.2
3) 143.1
4) 81.7
5) 13128.5
7) 30.7
8) 61.3
9) 10.2
10) 9620.9
12) 10.2
13) 10.2
15) 143.1
19) 10.2
20) 204.4
25) 102.2
30) 30.7
38) 10.2
40) 20.4
43) 10.2
60) 10.2
85) 10.2
Missing490 
TOTAL459100.0
20) Estimate the educational profile of adult parishioners (i.e., age 21 and over). - Some high school education (PAREDUC1)
TOTAL%
1) 243.4
2) 263.6
3) 182.5
4) 101.4
5) 16823.5
6) 20.3
7) 91.3
8) 81.1
9) 81.1
10) 16923.6
12) 10.1
13) 20.3
15) 507.0
16) 20.3
17) 50.7
18) 50.7
19) 30.4
20) 578.0
23) 10.1
25) 263.6
27) 10.1
28) 20.3
30) 192.7
32) 10.1
33) 10.1
35) 60.8
37) 10.1
40) 152.1
45) 50.7
50) 263.6
52) 10.1
54) 10.1
56) 30.4
58) 20.3
60) 101.4
65) 20.3
66) 10.1
68) 10.1
70) 71.0
74) 10.1
75) 20.3
80) 71.0
85) 20.3
90) 10.1
93) 10.1
98) 10.1
99) 10.1
100) 10.1
Missing233 
TOTAL716100.0
21) Estimate the educational profile of adult parishioners (i.e., age 21 and over). - High school graduate or vocational training after high school (PAREDUC2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL82945.66533
22) Estimate the educational profile of adult parishioners (i.e., age 21 and over). - Some college/bachelor's degree (PAREDUC3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL82830.87619
23) Estimate the educational profile of adult parishioners (i.e., age 21 and over). - At least some graduate (i.e., post-college) education (PAREDUC4)
TOTAL%
1) 557.6
2) 375.1
3) 223.0
4) 50.7
5) 16622.8
6) 60.8
7) 71.0
8) 40.6
9) 10.1
10) 19226.4
11) 20.3
12) 10.1
14) 10.1
15) 679.2
17) 10.1
19) 10.1
20) 7310.0
21) 10.1
22) 20.3
23) 20.3
24) 10.1
25) 283.9
26) 20.3
27) 10.1
28) 20.3
29) 10.1
30) 162.2
32) 10.1
33) 10.1
35) 40.6
40) 91.2
50) 91.2
51) 10.1
58) 10.1
60) 20.3
70) 10.1
80) 10.1
Missing222 
TOTAL727100.0
24) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Pastoral care: ministers to the sick, bereaved, elderly, home visitation, hospice, etc. (VLNTR1A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL78217.17821
25) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Pastoral care: ministers to the sick, bereaved, elderly, home visitation, hospice, etc. (VLNTR1B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL72368.05108
26) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Pastoral care: ministers to the sick, bereaved, elderly, home visitation, hospice, etc. (VLNTR1C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes46761.6
2) No29138.4
Missing191 
TOTAL758100.0
27) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Religious education: (preschool to adults) committee member, catechist, etc. (VLNTR2A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL84031.9537
28) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Religious education: (preschool to adults) committee member, catechist, etc. (VLNTR2B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL775162.412229
29) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Religious education: (preschool to adults) committee member, catechist, etc. (VLNTR2C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26832.3
2) No56167.7
Missing120 
TOTAL829100.0
30) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Christian initiation (RCIA): (adults and children) coordinator of hospitality, team member, catechist, sponsor, etc. (VLNTR3A)
TOTAL%
1) 396.2
2) 7211.5
3) 7712.3
4) 6410.2
5) 589.3
6) 467.4
7) 254.0
8) 325.1
9) 81.3
10) 508.0
11) 20.3
12) 264.2
13) 30.5
14) 10.2
15) 315.0
16) 71.1
17) 30.5
18) 20.3
19) 10.2
20) 182.9
21) 10.2
22) 40.6
23) 20.3
24) 10.2
25) 101.6
26) 20.3
28) 10.2
30) 61.0
33) 10.2
34) 10.2
35) 20.3
36) 10.2
37) 20.3
39) 10.2
40) 101.6
42) 20.3
44) 10.2
46) 10.2
48) 20.3
50) 20.3
54) 10.2
60) 10.2
62) 10.2
68) 10.2
75) 30.5
Missing324 
TOTAL625100.0
31) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Christian initiation (RCIA): (adults and children) coordinator of hospitality, team member, catechist, sponsor, etc. (VLNTR3B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL57257.1195
32) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Christian initiation (RCIA): (adults and children) coordinator of hospitality, team member, catechist, sponsor, etc. (VLNTR3C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30146.1
2) No35253.9
Missing296 
TOTAL653100.0
33) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Liturgy: committee member, liturgical minister, greeter, art/environment, sacristan, etc. (VLNTR4A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL80661.39581
34) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Liturgy: committee member, liturgical minister, greeter, art/environment, sacristan, etc. (VLNTR4B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL730152.721258
35) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Liturgy: committee member, liturgical minister, greeter, art/environment, sacristan, etc. (VLNTR4C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48263.3
2) No28036.7
Missing187 
TOTAL762100.0
36) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Music: committee member, musician, instrumentalist, choir director, choir member, etc. (VLNTR5A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL84525.81527
37) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Music: committee member, musician, instrumentalist, choir director, choir member, etc. (VLNTR5B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL766127.599215
38) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Music: committee member, musician, instrumentalist, choir director, choir member, etc. (VLNTR5C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36445.1
2) No44354.9
Missing142 
TOTAL807100.0
39) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Youth minister: committee member, volunteer, etc. (VLNTR6A)
TOTAL%
1) 8013.2
2) 10517.3
3) 6410.5
4) 579.4
5) 569.2
6) 416.7
7) 193.1
8) 243.9
9) 40.7
10) 589.5
11) 20.3
12) 91.5
13) 10.2
14) 20.3
15) 203.3
16) 20.3
17) 10.2
19) 10.2
20) 162.6
22) 10.2
23) 10.2
24) 20.3
25) 111.8
26) 20.3
27) 10.2
30) 101.6
31) 10.2
35) 30.5
40) 20.3
44) 10.2
45) 10.2
47) 10.2
50) 10.2
52) 10.2
60) 10.2
61) 10.2
85) 10.2
100) 10.2
125) 10.2
127) 10.2
150) 10.2
Missing341 
TOTAL608100.0
40) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Youth minister: committee member, volunteer, etc. (VLNTR6B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL54745.04490
41) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Youth minister: committee member, volunteer, etc. (VLNTR6C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32851.4
2) No31048.6
Missing311 
TOTAL638100.0
42) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Administration: business manager, bookkeeper, secretary, receptionist, etc. (VLNTR7A)
TOTAL%
1) 16333.4
2) 9920.3
3) 5611.5
4) 367.4
5) 347.0
6) 214.3
7) 51.0
8) 61.2
9) 40.8
10) 193.9
11) 20.4
12) 51.0
14) 30.6
15) 61.2
16) 10.2
17) 20.4
18) 20.4
19) 10.2
20) 61.2
22) 10.2
23) 10.2
24) 10.2
30) 40.8
36) 20.4
40) 10.2
47) 10.2
59) 10.2
60) 10.2
75) 10.2
82) 10.2
154) 10.2
215) 10.2
Missing461 
TOTAL488100.0
43) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Administration: business manager, bookkeeper, secretary, receptionist, etc. (VLNTR7B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL43769.384119
44) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Administration: business manager, bookkeeper, secretary, receptionist, etc. (VLNTR7C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13923.2
2) No46176.8
Missing349 
TOTAL600100.0
45) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Building, grounds and maintenance: janitors, maintenance workers, groundskeepers, etc. (VLNTR8A)
TOTAL%
1) 10219.2
2) 9417.7
3) 6812.8
4) 5810.9
5) 489.0
6) 326.0
7) 81.5
8) 193.6
9) 20.4
10) 377.0
11) 10.2
12) 40.8
13) 30.6
14) 10.2
15) 132.4
16) 20.4
20) 173.2
22) 10.2
23) 10.2
25) 40.8
26) 10.2
27) 10.2
30) 50.9
40) 20.4
46) 10.2
50) 20.4
52) 10.2
56) 10.2
59) 10.2
60) 10.2
208) 10.2
Missing417 
TOTAL532100.0
46) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Building, grounds maintenance: janitors, maintenance workers, groundskeepers, etc. (VLNTR8B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL47457.27110
47) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Building, grounds and maintenance: janitors, maintenance workers, groundskeepers, etc. (VLNTR8C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23338.8
2) No36761.2
Missing349 
TOTAL600100.0
48) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - House staff: cooks, cleaning persons, shoppers, etc. (VLNTR9A)
TOTAL%
1) 13657.9
2) 5423.0
3) 114.7
4) 73.0
5) 41.7
6) 41.7
7) 10.4
8) 20.9
10) 41.7
12) 31.3
15) 31.3
25) 31.3
30) 20.9
64) 10.4
Missing714 
TOTAL235100.0
49) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - House staff: cooks, cleaning persons, shoppers, etc. (VLNTR9B)
TOTAL%
2) 31.5
3) 31.5
4) 125.9
5) 94.4
6) 52.4
8) 136.3
10) 2713.2
11) 21.0
12) 188.8
14) 10.5
15) 73.4
16) 83.9
18) 10.5
20) 167.8
24) 62.9
25) 31.5
27) 10.5
28) 10.5
30) 52.4
32) 21.0
35) 21.0
40) 94.4
48) 42.0
50) 42.0
60) 83.9
62) 10.5
70) 10.5
72) 21.0
80) 94.4
96) 10.5
100) 31.5
120) 52.4
128) 10.5
160) 31.5
168) 10.5
200) 21.0
240) 10.5
250) 21.0
300) 10.5
416) 10.5
500) 10.5
Missing744 
TOTAL205100.0
50) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - House staff: cooks, cleaning persons, shoppers, etc. (VLNTR9C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8720.9
2) No32979.1
Missing533 
TOTAL416100.0
51) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Parish fund-raising/social activity: guilds, bingo, raffles, dances, dinners, outings, etc. (VLNTR10A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL64060.706158
52) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Parish fund-raising/social activity: guilds, bingo, raffles, dances, dinners, outings, etc. (VLNTR10B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL562225.8861037
53) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Parish fund-raising/social activity: guilds, bingo, raffles, dances, dinners, outings, etc. (VLNTR10C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes52883.7
2) No10316.3
Missing318 
TOTAL631100.0
54) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the number of volunteers who lead, organize and/or staff these activities. Please do not include paid staff. - Others: committee members and volunteers serving various groups of parishioners (e.g., various racial/ethnic populations, single, separated, divorce and widowed Catholics, returning Catholics, etc.) and various areas of ministry (e.g., evangelization, spirituality, family life, pro-life, ecumenical relations, etc.) (VLNTR11A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL48640.67390
55) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. For each area, indicate the combined number of hours these volunteers serve per month. Please do not include paid staff. - Others: committee members and volunteers serving various groups of parishioners (e.g., various racial/ethnic populations, single, separated, divorce and widowed Catholics, returning Catholics, etc.) and various areas of ministry (e.g., evangelization, spirituality, family life, pro-life, ecumenical relations, etc.) (VLNTR11B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL441151.476589
56) Listed are several areas of parish life and some capacities in which volunteers in these areas might serve. Is a volunteer the director or coordinator of the activity? Please do not include paid staff. - Others: committee members and volunteers serving various groups of parishioners (e.g., various racial/ethnic populations, single, separated, divorce and widowed Catholics, returning Catholics, etc.) and various areas of ministry (e.g., evangelization, spirituality, family life, pro-life, ecumenical relations, etc.) (VLNTR11C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36478.4
2) No10021.6
Missing485 
TOTAL464100.0
57) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Initiations: number of adults baptized (SCRMNT1A)
TOTAL%
1) 14322.8
2) 13922.2
3) 9715.5
4) 599.4
5) 447.0
6) 243.8
7) 193.0
8) 152.4
9) 91.4
10) 142.2
11) 50.8
12) 81.3
13) 71.1
14) 61.0
15) 61.0
16) 40.6
17) 20.3
18) 40.6
20) 50.8
21) 20.3
23) 10.2
24) 20.3
25) 20.3
28) 10.2
30) 20.3
32) 10.2
42) 20.3
47) 10.2
50) 10.2
77) 10.2
Missing323 
TOTAL626100.0
58) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Initiations: number of adults received into the Church (SCRMNT1B)
TOTAL%
1) 10615.0
2) 10615.0
3) 11115.7
4) 669.4
5) 608.5
6) 547.7
7) 213.0
8) 324.5
9) 182.6
10) 263.7
11) 101.4
12) 182.6
13) 30.4
14) 101.4
15) 71.0
16) 71.0
17) 50.7
18) 40.6
19) 20.3
20) 40.6
21) 50.7
22) 10.1
23) 10.1
24) 10.1
25) 71.0
28) 20.3
29) 40.6
30) 20.3
32) 20.3
33) 10.1
36) 10.1
38) 10.1
40) 10.1
43) 10.1
47) 10.1
50) 20.3
51) 10.1
55) 10.1
Missing244 
TOTAL705100.0
59) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Initiations: number of children of catechetical age received into the Church (i.e., Eucharist, Confirmation) (SCRMNT1C)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL45321.13244
60) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Initiations: number of children of catechetical age fully initiated (i.e., Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist) (SCRMNT1D)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL38829.70177
61) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Baptisms: number of infant baptisms (SCRMNT2A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL88750.9459
62) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Confirmations: number of Confirmations (excluding those already counted under "INITIATIONS") (SCRMNT3A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL73337.94433
63) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Marriages: number of marriages (both spouses Catholic) (SCRMNT4A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL81912.26617
64) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Marriages: number of marriages (inter-faith and inter-religious) (SCRMNT4B)
TOTAL%
1) 10013.1
2) 10814.2
3) 8511.1
4) 759.8
5) 526.8
6) 628.1
7) 374.8
8) 364.7
9) 243.1
10) 334.3
11) 141.8
12) 172.2
13) 131.7
14) 60.8
15) 192.5
16) 111.4
17) 70.9
18) 20.3
19) 40.5
20) 121.6
21) 50.7
22) 40.5
23) 40.5
24) 20.3
25) 50.7
26) 30.4
27) 10.1
28) 20.3
29) 10.1
30) 50.7
31) 10.1
32) 10.1
33) 10.1
35) 10.1
36) 10.1
37) 20.3
40) 10.1
42) 10.1
45) 10.1
52) 20.3
57) 10.1
59) 10.1
Missing186 
TOTAL763100.0
65) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Number of First Communions (SCRMNT5A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL87545.3546
66) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Number of First Reconciliations (SCRMNT6A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL84043.12645
67) Please provide the following information regarding the sacramental activity of your parish for the year 1995. - Number of funerals (SCRMNT7A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL88027.84828
68) Does the following describe your parish's practice for adult initiation? - Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults: full-year model (ADLTINT1)
TOTAL%
0) No76282.9
1) Yes15717.1
Missing30 
TOTAL919100.0
69) Does the following describe your parish's practice for adult initiation? - Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults: approximately 9-month model (ADLTINT2)
TOTAL%
0) No38141.5
1) Yes53858.5
Missing30 
TOTAL919100.0
70) Does the following describe your parish's practice for adult initiation? - We provide individual instruction for adults. (ADLTINT3)
TOTAL%
0) No64269.9
1) Yes27730.1
Missing30 
TOTAL919100.0
71) What is the usual age for Confirmation in your parish? (CONFAGE)
TOTAL%
6) 10.1
7) 141.6
8) 131.5
9) 30.3
10) 50.6
11) 50.6
12) 333.7
13) 12414.0
14) 20022.5
15) 12614.2
16) 25328.5
17) 9510.7
18) 151.7
25) 10.1
Missing61 
TOTAL888100.0
72) In a normal weekend (Saturday night, Sunday), how many Masses are celebrated? (WKENDMAS)
TOTAL%
1) 465.0
2) 13414.5
3) 28630.9
4) 21323.0
5) 12813.8
6) 626.7
7) 323.5
8) 141.5
9) 80.9
10) 30.3
11) 10.1
Missing22 
TOTAL927100.0
73) In a normal week, how many weekday Masses are celebrated? (WEEKMASS)
TOTAL%
1) 596.5
2) 819.0
3) 485.3
4) 13314.7
5) 24126.7
6) 12313.6
7) 323.5
8) 182.0
9) 91.0
10) 242.7
11) 687.5
12) 273.0
13) 60.7
14) 20.2
15) 70.8
16) 80.9
17) 80.9
18) 30.3
19) 10.1
21) 10.1
22) 30.3
24) 10.1
28) 10.1
Missing45 
TOTAL904100.0
74) During the year, how many times are communion services led by a deacon or lay person? - On Sundays and Saturday evening (COMSERV1)
TOTAL%
1) 1625.0
2) 1523.4
3) 914.1
4) 46.3
6) 34.7
8) 11.6
10) 34.7
12) 34.7
15) 11.6
24) 46.3
34) 11.6
36) 23.1
64) 11.6
150) 11.6
Missing885 
TOTAL64100.0
75) During the year, how many times are communion services led by a deacon or lay person? - On weekdays (COMSERV2)
TOTAL%
1) 419.1
2) 4510.0
3) 245.3
4) 224.9
5) 357.8
6) 163.6
7) 30.7
8) 122.7
10) 4810.7
12) 173.8
14) 20.4
15) 163.6
16) 10.2
17) 20.4
18) 51.1
20) 194.2
21) 20.4
23) 10.2
24) 51.1
25) 81.8
26) 10.2
30) 92.0
35) 10.2
36) 10.2
40) 81.8
45) 20.4
48) 40.9
50) 184.0
52) 296.5
60) 30.7
64) 10.2
65) 20.4
70) 20.4
75) 30.7
80) 30.7
85) 10.2
90) 10.2
98) 10.2
100) 81.8
104) 51.1
150) 20.4
156) 30.7
170) 10.2
175) 20.4
208) 10.2
250) 10.2
999) 102.2
1000) 20.4
Missing500 
TOTAL449100.0
76) Has the parish promoted tithing, other forms of stewardship or an annual pledge? (TITHING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56161.0
2) No35839.0
Missing30 
TOTAL919100.0
77) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH PROMOTED TITHING, OTHER FORMS OF STEWARDSHIP OR AN ANNUAL PLEDGE - Please indicate what percentage of registered parishioners participated financially. (TITHING1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL50545.66723
78) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH PROMOTED TITHING, OTHER FORMS OF STEWARDSHIP OR AN ANNUAL PLEDGE - Please indicate what percentage of registered parishioners commit time. (TITHING2)
TOTAL%
1) 133.0
2) 102.3
3) 51.1
5) 265.9
6) 10.2
7) 30.7
8) 20.5
9) 10.2
10) 5011.4
12) 30.7
13) 10.2
14) 10.2
15) 225.0
18) 61.4
19) 20.5
20) 4710.7
25) 388.7
26) 10.2
27) 10.2
28) 10.2
30) 4911.2
32) 10.2
33) 61.4
34) 10.2
35) 173.9
37) 10.2
39) 10.2
40) 337.5
43) 10.2
45) 61.4
46) 10.2
48) 30.7
50) 286.4
55) 10.2
56) 10.2
60) 133.0
61) 10.2
62) 20.5
65) 61.4
66) 10.2
70) 112.5
75) 81.8
80) 51.1
85) 20.5
90) 51.1
150) 10.2
Missing510 
TOTAL439100.0
79) Has your parish tried to increase parishioners' contributions in any of the following manners? - Tithing (CONTRIB1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28542.0
2) No39358.0
Missing271 
TOTAL678100.0
80) Has your parish tried to increase parishioners' contributions in any of the following manners? - Sacrificial giving (CONTRIB2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes40657.9
2) No29542.1
Missing248 
TOTAL701100.0
81) Has your parish tried to increase parishioners' contributions in any of the following manners? - Increase offertory giving (CONTRIB3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes54872.8
2) No20527.2
Missing196 
TOTAL753100.0
82) Has your parish tried to increase parishioners' contributions in any of the following manners? - Annual pledge (CONTRIB4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26340.3
2) No38959.7
Missing297 
TOTAL652100.0
83) Has your parish tried to increase parishioners' contributions in any of the following manners? - Other stewardship programs (CONTRIB5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20334.7
2) No38265.3
Missing364 
TOTAL585100.0
84) Has your parish tried to increase parishioners' contributions in any of the following manners? - Other (CONTRIB6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes14733.6
2) No29166.4
Missing511 
TOTAL438100.0
85) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISHES TRIED TO INCREASE PARISHIONERS' CONTRIBUTIONS IN OTHER MANNERS - Please specify. (CONTRIB7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL15526.89717
86) Please provide the following information regarding income and expense at your parish. - Total non-school income (PARINCM1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL711376458.532369521
87) Please provide the following information regarding income and expense at your parish. - Total school income (PARINCM2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL263499950.73945706
88) Please provide the following information regarding income and expense at your parish. - Total non-school expenses (PARINCM3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL680329396.56329451
89) Please provide the following information regarding income and expense at your parish. - Total school expenses (PARINCM4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL325501165.175857839
90) Please list the number of each salaried or stipend member of the parish staff, excluding any school staff. (PARSTAFF)
TOTAL%
1) 627.1
2) 758.5
3) 748.4
4) 859.7
5) 768.6
6) 758.5
7) 697.8
8) 637.2
9) 606.8
10) 576.5
11) 384.3
12) 283.2
13) 232.6
14) 222.5
15) 80.9
16) 80.9
17) 91.0
18) 80.9
19) 91.0
20) 60.7
21) 20.2
22) 50.6
23) 70.8
24) 30.3
27) 10.1
28) 10.1
30) 20.2
31) 10.1
33) 10.1
36) 10.1
Missing70 
TOTAL879100.0
91) How many missions are affiliated with the parish? (MISSIONS)
TOTAL%
1) 13973.5
2) 3116.4
3) 84.2
4) 42.1
5) 10.5
6) 10.5
7) 10.5
9) 21.1
10) 10.5
12) 10.5
Missing760 
TOTAL189100.0
92) Is your parish part of a merger or clustering of parishes? (MERGER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15917.1
2) No77082.9
Missing20 
TOTAL929100.0
93) Have you developed a long-term pastoral plan for the parish? (PASPLAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes42547.5
2) No46952.5
Missing55 
TOTAL894100.0
94) Here is a list of ways parishes report consulting their members. Are parishioners consulted at your parish by any of these means? - Periodic parish survey (CONSULT1)
TOTAL%
0) No50353.7
1) Yes43346.3
Missing13 
TOTAL936100.0
95) Here is a list of ways parishes report consulting their members. Are parishioners consulted at your parish by any of these means? - Periodic assembly of parishioners (CONSULT2)
TOTAL%
0) No62166.3
1) Yes31533.7
Missing13 
TOTAL936100.0
96) Here is a list of ways parishes report consulting their members. Are parishioners consulted at your parish by any of these means? - Parish council (CONSULT3)
TOTAL%
0) No11312.1
1) Yes82387.9
Missing13 
TOTAL936100.0
97) Here is a list of ways parishes report consulting their members. Are parishioners consulted at your parish by any of these means? - Individual surveys/evaluations of particular programs (CONSULT4)
TOTAL%
0) No49552.9
1) Yes44147.1
Missing13 
TOTAL936100.0
98) Here is a list of ways parishes report consulting their members. Are parishioners consulted at your parish by any of these means? - Other (CONSULT5)
TOTAL%
0) No85090.9
1) Yes859.1
Missing14 
TOTAL935100.0
99) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT PARISHIONERS AT THEIR PARISH ARE CONSULTED IN OTHER WAYS - Please specify (CONSULT6)
TOTAL%
1) Meetings88.7
2) Visitations44.3
3) Suggestion box44.3
4) Trustees and financial council22.2
5) Ad hoc groups11.1
6) Consultation with committees33.3
7) Parish bulletin66.5
8) Parish newspaper22.2
9) Educational ministries council11.1
10) Survey88.7
11) Information from pulpit11.1
12) Individual and small group raps33.3
14) St. Barbara day11.1
15) Families, word-of-mouth11.1
26) Vitality study11.1
27) Grapevine33.3
28) Finance, school council11.1
30) View from pew11.1
31) Interviews11.1
32) Mailings22.2
33) Personal contacts44.3
34) Vietnamese Leadership community11.1
35) Invite comments11.1
36) Consult laity11.1
37) Small faith communities11.1
38) Dialogue sermon11.1
39) Administration11.1
40) Ask staff and volunteers11.1
41) United societies11.1
42) Listening campaign11.1
43) As needed11.1
45) Ministry advisory board11.1
46) Mayordomos11.1
47) After Mass gatherings11.1
48) Town forum22.2
49) Reports, letters, statements33.3
50) Strategic planning11.1
51) Opening doors/opening hearts11.1
52) Interest groups11.1
53) Diocesan planning programs11.1
55) Consul parish organization11.1
56) Pastoral council22.2
57) Parish leaders22.2
58) Social gatherings11.1
60) Talks to them11.1
61) Census11.1
62) Discerned by parish staff11.1
63) Listening sessions22.2
64) Focus groups11.1
Missing857 
TOTAL92100.0
100) Does the parish have a written mission statement? (MISSTATE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes44950.4
2) No44249.6
Missing58 
TOTAL891100.0
101) Does the parish have a pastoral council? (PSCNCL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes83689.2
2) No10110.8
Missing12 
TOTAL937100.0
102) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Representatives of parish activities and societies (PSCNCL1A)
TOTAL%
0) No63267.6
1) Yes30332.4
Missing14 
TOTAL935100.0
103) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Elected at large (PSCNCL1B)
TOTAL%
0) No41744.6
1) Yes51855.4
Missing14 
TOTAL935100.0
104) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Appointed by pastor (PSCNCL1C)
TOTAL%
0) No64569.0
1) Yes29031.0
Missing14 
TOTAL935100.0
105) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Chosen by discernment group (PSCNCL1D)
TOTAL%
0) No78584.0
1) Yes15016.0
Missing14 
TOTAL935100.0
106) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Other (PSCNCL1E)
TOTAL%
0) No83889.5
1) Yes9810.5
Missing13 
TOTAL936100.0
107) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL AND MEMBERS ARE CHOSEN IN OTHER WAYS - Please specify. (PSCNCL1F)
TOTAL%
1) Volunteer2726.2
2) We beg people to be on the council.11.0
3) Nominated, then selected11.0
4) Selected76.8
5) Attend three consecutive meetings11.0
6) Nominated, then elected11.0
7) Drawn by lot109.7
8) Two lay trustees11.0
9) Chosen by current council11.0
10) Council nominate, people elect11.0
11) Combination11.0
12) Invited11.0
13) Ex officio76.8
14) Neighborhood grouping11.0
15) Nominated1110.7
16) Parishioner recommendations32.9
17) Lottery32.9
18) Most active parishioner21.9
19) People asked to submit names11.0
20) Co-option11.0
21) Committees11.0
22) Most interested come together11.0
23) Leaders of pastoral council11.0
24) Names pulled from hat11.0
25) Ad hoc11.0
26) Chosen by parish11.0
27) Discernment11.0
30) Mayordomos11.0
31) Youth rep11.0
32) Elected21.9
33) Consensus11.0
34) Tone representative of guild and school board11.0
35) University student11.0
36) Deacons, sisters11.0
37) Members of staff11.0
38) Appointed by staff11.0
39) Recommended by parish council members11.0
40) Selection process32.9
Missing846 
TOTAL103100.0
108) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Planning (PSCNCL2A)
TOTAL%
1) 29543.5
2) 16223.9
3) 10815.9
4) 9213.6
5) 213.1
Missing271 
TOTAL678100.0
109) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Coordinating parish activities and events (PSCNCL2B)
TOTAL%
1) 15022.5
2) 16725.1
3) 17626.4
4) 15323.0
5) 203.0
Missing283 
TOTAL666100.0
110) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Sounding board/feedback (PSCNCL2C)
TOTAL%
1) 17325.9
2) 22032.9
3) 14521.7
4) 11016.5
5) 203.0
Missing281 
TOTAL668100.0
111) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Communications among activities (PSCNCL2D)
TOTAL%
1) 335.1
2) 12219.0
3) 22434.8
4) 24437.9
5) 203.1
Missing306 
TOTAL643100.0
112) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Other (PSCNCL2E)
TOTAL%
1) 2616.0
2) 159.2
3) 116.7
4) 116.7
5) 10061.3
Missing786 
TOTAL163100.0
113) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL AND THERE IS ANOTHER BASIC PURPOSE OF THE PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL - Please specify (PSCNCL2F)
TOTAL%
1) Financial report109.2
2) Participative management10.9
3) Pastoral life or parish10.9
4) Fostering unity among ethnic groups10.9
5) Advisory109.2
6) Make decisions on major issues10.9
7) Spiritual life development98.3
8) Discernment of parish needs21.8
9) Social10.9
10) Vision1311.9
11) Liaison with special ministry10.9
12) Welcoming new parishioners10.9
13) Hospitality with parish10.9
14) Praying together21.8
15) Policy21.8
16) Evaluate new parish activities10.9
17) Parish festival10.9
18) Decision making76.4
19) Build community43.7
20) Parish leadership32.8
21) Pastor's consultative body32.8
22) Needs assessment10.9
23) Projects10.9
24) New ideas10.9
25) Dreaming10.9
26) Draw out community needs10.9
27) Pastoral leadership10.9
28) Community activities10.9
29) Dealing with issues10.9
30) Evaluation21.8
31) Evangelization21.8
32) Volunteer activities21.8
33) Getting things done10.9
34) Maintenance32.8
35) Aid to pastor10.9
36) Preparing parish for future10.9
37) Ecumenical scholarship10.9
38) Trustees appointed10.9
39) Reflection, faith sharing21.8
40) Integration, collaboration10.9
41) Working on mission statement10.9
42) Fund-raising10.9
43) Implementation of diocesan system10.9
44) Archdiocesan pastoral planning10.9
45) Parish picnic10.9
46) Interfacing with school board10.9
47) Acceptance of responsibility10.9
48) Make a commitment10.9
49) Getting professional opinions10.9
Missing840 
TOTAL109100.0
114) Does the parish have a finance council? (FNCNCL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes87593.2
2) No646.8
Missing10 
TOTAL939100.0
115) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Representatives of parish activities and societies (FNCNCL1A)
TOTAL%
0) No86292.5
1) Yes707.5
Missing17 
TOTAL932100.0
116) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Elected at large (FNCNCL1B)
TOTAL%
0) No85992.2
1) Yes737.8
Missing17 
TOTAL932100.0
117) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Appointed by pastor (FNCNCL1C)
TOTAL%
0) No22023.6
1) Yes71276.4
Missing17 
TOTAL932100.0
118) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Chosen by discernment group (FNCNCL1D)
TOTAL%
0) No80286.1
1) Yes13013.9
Missing17 
TOTAL932100.0
119) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Are the members chosen in any of the following ways? - Other (FNCNCL1E)
TOTAL%
0) No85391.4
1) Yes808.6
Missing16 
TOTAL933100.0
120) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL AND MEMBERS ARE CHOSEN IN OTHER WAYS - Please specify (FNCNCL1F)
TOTAL%
1) Invitation33.5
2) Volunteers and bookkeepers3338.4
3) Elected by parish11.2
4) Technical skills11.2
5) Consultation of pastoral council11.2
6) Parish council1820.9
7) Pastor solicits names11.2
8) Pastor and council22.3
9) Recommended by current members89.3
10) Ex-officio deacon11.2
11) Trustees44.7
12) Appointed by bishop22.3
13) Asked to serve11.2
14) Self-identified22.3
15) Pastor ex officio11.2
16) Recruited by staff11.2
17) Experts in specific areas11.2
18) Stewardship11.2
19) Chair elected11.2
20) Nominated by committee11.2
21) Nominated by finance council11.2
22) Appointed by administrator11.2
Missing863 
TOTAL86100.0
121) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Planning (FNCNCL2A)
TOTAL%
1) 40561.6
2) 17226.2
3) 487.3
4) 132.0
5) 192.9
Missing292 
TOTAL657100.0
122) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Coordinating parish activities and events (FNCNCL2B)
TOTAL%
1) 337.0
2) 10021.3
3) 14330.4
4) 15232.3
5) 428.9
Missing479 
TOTAL470100.0
123) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Sounding board/feedback (FNCNCL2C)
TOTAL%
1) 13322.1
2) 24140.0
3) 15125.0
4) 7011.6
5) 81.3
Missing346 
TOTAL603100.0
124) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Communications among activities (FNCNCL2D)
TOTAL%
1) 122.6
2) 7416.0
3) 14030.2
4) 19842.8
5) 398.4
Missing486 
TOTAL463100.0
125) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A FINANCE COUNCIL - Please rank the basic purpose of the parish pastoral council in order of importance from 1 to 5, with 1 indicating highest importance. - Other (FNCNCL2E)
TOTAL%
1) 10047.2
2) 2712.7
3) 2813.2
4) 20.9
5) 5525.9
Missing737 
TOTAL212100.0
126) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THE PARISH HAS A PASTORAL COUNCIL AND THERE IS ANOTHER BASIC PURPOSE FOR THE PARISH FINANCE COUNCIL - Please specify (FNCNCL2F)
TOTAL%
2) Monitor parish finances13766.8
3) Buildings and grounds42.0
4) Official report52.4
5) Participative management10.5
6) Financial repairs10.5
7) Fund raising94.4
9) Advisory boards136.3
11) Educate people10.5
12) Stewardship62.9
13) Consultation10.5
14) Implementation of plans10.5
15) Parish upkeep10.5
16) Consultative body42.0
19) Meet requirements of divorce10.5
20) Administration10.5
22) Supervise stock portfolio10.5
25) Oversight of outreach programs10.5
27) Aid to pastor10.5
28) Financial support program10.5
29) Parish council10.5
30) Volunteers10.5
31) Investments21.0
32) Business10.5
33) Counting movies and planning10.5
34) Approve major maintenance item10.5
35) Restructuring10.5
36) Overseeing and managing physical plant21.0
38) Decision making10.5
39) Operation of parish10.5
40) Check balance10.5
41) Planning special events10.5
42) Professional help10.5
Missing744 
TOTAL205100.0
127) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Saturday evening/Sunday Mass - First language (LANG1A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole42.1
2) Chinese10.5
5) French31.6
8) Italian63.1
9) Korean31.6
10) Polish63.1
11) Portuguese52.6
12) Slovak10.5
13) Spanish14274.3
15) Other2010.5
Missing758 
TOTAL191100.0
128) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Saturday evening/Sunday Mass - Second language (LANG1B)
TOTAL%
1) Creole25.4
2) Chinese25.4
4) Czech12.7
5) French12.7
8) Italian12.7
9) Korean25.4
10) Polish38.1
11) Portuguese38.1
13) Spanish1335.1
15) Other924.3
Missing912 
TOTAL37100.0
129) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Saturday evening/Sunday Mass - Third language (LANG1C)
TOTAL%
8) Italian17.7
10) Polish17.7
13) Spanish861.5
15) Other323.1
Missing936 
TOTAL13100.0
130) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Daily Mass - First language (LANG2A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole23.4
5) French11.7
8) Italian11.7
9) Korean11.7
10) Polish11.7
11) Portuguese35.2
13) Spanish4679.3
15) Other35.2
Missing891 
TOTAL58100.0
131) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Daily Mass - Second language (LANG2B)
TOTAL%
1) Creole110.0
6) German110.0
8) Italian110.0
11) Portuguese110.0
13) Spanish440.0
15) Other220.0
Missing939 
TOTAL10100.0
132) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Daily Mass - Third language (LANG2C)
TOTAL%
10) Polish125.0
13) Spanish375.0
Missing945 
TOTAL4100.0
133) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Rite of Reconciliation - First language (LANG3A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole31.7
2) Chinese10.6
5) French105.6
6) German21.1
8) Italian1810.2
9) Korean21.1
10) Polish84.5
11) Portuguese63.4
12) Slovak42.3
13) Spanish11263.3
15) Other116.2
Missing772 
TOTAL177100.0
134) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Rite of Reconciliation - Second language (LANG3B)
TOTAL%
1) Creole37.3
5) French49.8
8) Italian819.5
10) Polish24.9
11) Portuguese24.9
13) Spanish1536.6
14) Tagalog (Filipino)12.4
15) Other614.6
Missing908 
TOTAL41100.0
135) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Rite of Reconciliation - Third language (LANG3C)
TOTAL%
5) French316.7
8) Italian316.7
9) Korean15.6
10) Polish15.6
11) Portuguese15.6
13) Spanish738.9
14) Tagalog (Filipino)15.6
15) Other15.6
Missing931 
TOTAL18100.0
136) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Devotional services to the Blessed Mother or other saints - First language (LANG4A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole43.7
5) French10.9
8) Italian65.6
9) Korean21.9
10) Polish54.6
11) Portuguese32.8
12) Slovak10.9
13) Spanish8275.9
15) Other43.7
Missing841 
TOTAL108100.0
137) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Devotional services to the Blessed Mother or other saints - Second language (LANG4B)
TOTAL%
1) Creole14.5
4) Czech14.5
5) French14.5
8) Italian29.1
11) Portuguese14.5
13) Spanish940.9
14) Tagalog (Filipino)14.5
15) Other627.3
Missing927 
TOTAL22100.0
138) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Devotional services to the Blessed Mother or other saints - Third language (LANG4C)
TOTAL%
8) Italian116.7
10) Polish116.7
13) Spanish466.7
Missing943 
TOTAL6100.0
139) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Separate pastoral and/or finance councils - First language (LANG5A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole25.9
9) Korean38.8
11) Portuguese12.9
13) Spanish2470.6
15) Other411.8
Missing915 
TOTAL34100.0
140) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Separate pastoral and/or finance councils - Second language (LANG5B)
TOTAL%
5) French112.5
8) Italian112.5
11) Portuguese112.5
13) Spanish337.5
15) Other225.0
Missing941 
TOTAL8100.0
141) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Missalette/Sunday bulletins - First language (LANG6A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole42.6
5) French21.3
8) Italian53.2
9) Korean10.6
10) Polish74.5
11) Portuguese31.9
13) Spanish12681.8
15) Other63.9
Missing795 
TOTAL154100.0
142) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Missalette/Sunday bulletins - Second language (LANG6B)
TOTAL%
1) Creole15.3
8) Italian15.3
9) Korean15.3
10) Polish210.5
11) Portuguese15.3
13) Spanish1052.6
15) Other315.8
Missing930 
TOTAL19100.0
143) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Missalette/Sunday bulletins - Third language (LANG6C)
TOTAL%
8) Italian111.1
10) Polish111.1
13) Spanish666.7
15) Other111.1
Missing940 
TOTAL9100.0
144) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Religious education programs - First language (LANG7A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole43.5
8) Italian10.9
9) Korean21.7
10) Polish10.9
11) Portuguese43.5
13) Spanish9582.6
15) Other87.0
Missing834 
TOTAL115100.0
145) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Religious education programs - Second language (LANG7B)
TOTAL%
8) Italian15.9
10) Polish15.9
11) Portuguese15.9
13) Spanish847.1
15) Other635.3
Missing932 
TOTAL17100.0
146) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Religious education programs - Third language (LANG7C)
TOTAL%
10) Polish116.7
13) Spanish466.7
15) Other116.7
Missing943 
TOTAL6100.0
147) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Other - First language (LANG8A)
TOTAL%
1) Creole11.7
5) French23.4
8) Italian35.2
10) Polish23.4
13) Spanish4170.7
14) Tagalog (Filipino)23.4
15) Other712.1
Missing891 
TOTAL58100.0
148) The following are services that parishes often provide their non-English speaking members. Please indicate the language(s) other than English in which these services are provided. - Other - Second language (LANG8B)
TOTAL%
3) Croatian112.5
13) Spanish337.5
14) Tagalog (Filipino)112.5
15) Other337.5
Missing941 
TOTAL8100.0
149) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT PARISHES PROVIDE OTHER SERVICES IN LANGUAGES OTHER THAN ENGLISH - Please specify (LANG8C)
TOTAL%
1) Sign language1820.5
2) Prayers89.1
3) Nez Perce Indian - English11.1
4) Anointing of sick11.1
5) Books in Spanish for communion11.1
6) Native American11.1
7) Sunday readings11.1
8) Welcoming, fiestas11.1
9) Special events1517.0
10) Slovenian11.1
11) Lithuanian11.1
12) English classes11.1
13) Social services11.1
14) Radio program11.1
15) Spanish/English council meetings11.1
16) Mass and reconciliation11.1
17) English and Portuguese daily11.1
18) Spanish/English11.1
19) Counseling11.1
20) Music and songs11.1
21) Societies, Cursillo22.3
22) Youth group choir11.1
23) Russian11.1
24) Except youth meetings11.1
25) Polish choir11.1
26) Only upon specific request11.1
27) Sacramental preparation11.1
28) Albanian11.1
29) Mass55.7
30) Hispanic committee11.1
31) Cursillo11.1
32) Baptisms in Spanish11.1
33) Occasional bilingual services11.1
34) Reconciliation French11.1
35) Multilanguage Missalette11.1
36) Occasional Polish, German, French and Spanish11.1
37) Vietnamese55.7
38) For specific cases: religious education11.1
39) On request, sacraments in Spanish11.1
40) Music, baptisms11.1
41) Evangelizations11.1
Missing861 
TOTAL88100.0
150) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Bereavement ministry (PROG1)
TOTAL%
0) No57260.6
1) Yes37239.4
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
151) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Bingo, Night at the Races, raffles, etc. (PROG2)
TOTAL%
0) No65969.8
1) Yes28530.2
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
152) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Celebration of annual feast related to Marian titles or national saints (PROG3)
TOTAL%
0) No55658.9
1) Yes38841.1
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
153) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Charismatic prayer group (PROG4)
TOTAL%
0) No69473.5
1) Yes25026.5
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
154) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Choir, liturgical support group (PROG5)
TOTAL%
0) No11512.2
1) Yes82987.8
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
155) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Devotional services to Blessed Mother or saints (PROG6)
TOTAL%
0) No38741.0
1) Yes55759.0
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
156) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Ecumenical activity (PROG7)
TOTAL%
0) No55358.6
1) Yes39141.4
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
157) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Evangelism (PROG8)
TOTAL%
0) No52555.6
1) Yes41944.4
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
158) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Home visitation program (PROG9)
TOTAL%
0) No45948.6
1) Yes48551.4
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
159) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Liturgy planning group (PROG10)
TOTAL%
0) No32934.9
1) Yes61565.1
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
160) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Marriage and family development program (PROG11)
TOTAL%
0) No53456.6
1) Yes41043.4
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
161) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Ministry to separated/divorced (PROG12)
TOTAL%
0) No79884.5
1) Yes14615.5
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
162) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Ministry to elderly (PROG13)
TOTAL%
0) No39942.3
1) Yes54557.7
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
163) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Ministry to the sick, shut-ins (PROG14)
TOTAL%
0) No13714.5
1) Yes80785.5
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
164) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Ministry training program (PROG15)
TOTAL%
0) No54057.2
1) Yes40442.8
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
165) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Musical, drama or other cultural activities (PROG16)
TOTAL%
0) No73678.0
1) Yes20822.0
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
166) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Periodic parish mission (PROG17)
TOTAL%
0) No29831.6
1) Yes64668.4
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
167) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Picnic, potluck supper or other social events for whole parish (PROG18)
TOTAL%
0) No15116.0
1) Yes79384.0
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
168) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Prayer groups (PROG19)
TOTAL%
0) No39141.4
1) Yes55358.6
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
169) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Religious education for children (under 14) (PROG20)
TOTAL%
0) No293.1
1) Yes91496.9
Missing6 
TOTAL943100.0
170) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Religious education for youth (14-17) (PROG21)
TOTAL%
0) No16017.0
1) Yes78383.0
Missing6 
TOTAL943100.0
171) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Religious education for adults (18 and over) (PROG22)
TOTAL%
0) No28630.3
1) Yes65769.7
Missing6 
TOTAL943100.0
172) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Scouting program (PROG23)
TOTAL%
0) No61465.0
1) Yes33035.0
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
173) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Social services: organized ways to meet individual needs (PROG24)
TOTAL%
0) No46148.9
1) Yes48251.1
Missing6 
TOTAL943100.0
174) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Social action: organized groups to effect change or educate (PROG25)
TOTAL%
0) No65569.5
1) Yes28830.5
Missing6 
TOTAL943100.0
175) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - 12-step programs (AA, NA, ACOA, etc.) (PROG26)
TOTAL%
0) No69873.9
1) Yes24626.1
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
176) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Youth ministry program (PROG27)
TOTAL%
0) No31333.2
1) Yes63166.8
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
177) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - Young adult ministry program (PROG28)
TOTAL%
0) No79584.2
1) Yes14915.8
Missing5 
TOTAL944100.0
178) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - First mention (PROG29)
TOTAL%
0) No74578.6
1) Yes20321.4
Missing1 
TOTAL948100.0
179) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISHES HAVE ANOTHER FORMALLY ORGANIZED PROGRAM: Please specify first mention (see summary documentation for category labels). (PROG29A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20051.91539
180) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - A second mention (PROG30)
TOTAL%
0) No84088.6
1) Yes10811.4
Missing1 
TOTAL948100.0
181) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISHES HAVE ANOTHER FORMALLY ORGANIZED PROGRAM: Please specify second mention (see summary documentation for category labels). (PROG30A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL107123.2959
182) Which of the following does your parish have as a formally organized program? - A third mention (PROG31)
TOTAL%
0) 89294.1
1) 565.9
Missing1 
TOTAL948100.0
183) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISHES HAVE ANOTHER FORMALLY ORGANIZED PROGRAM: Please specify third mention (see summary documentation for category labels). (PROG31A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL56154.03682
184) Do you have small groups/faith-sharing communities at your parish? (COMMUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48753.5
2) No42446.5
Missing38 
TOTAL911100.0
185) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of groups. - Faith-sharing (COMMUN1A)
TOTAL%
1) 11233.0
2) 6017.7
3) 278.0
4) 195.6
5) 257.4
6) 123.5
7) 30.9
8) 123.5
9) 10.3
10) 185.3
11) 41.2
12) 133.8
14) 10.3
15) 61.8
16) 30.9
17) 10.3
18) 10.3
20) 72.1
22) 20.6
23) 10.3
25) 10.3
26) 10.3
30) 20.6
33) 10.3
35) 10.3
40) 10.3
50) 20.6
70) 10.3
300) 10.3
Missing610 
TOTAL339100.0
186) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of participants. - Faith-sharing (COMMUN1B)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL32954.71782
187) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the duration. - Faith-sharing (COMMUN1C)
TOTAL%
1) Seasonal7021.9
2) Ongoing17956.1
3) Both7021.9
Missing630 
TOTAL319100.0
188) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the average number of meetings per month (frequency). - Faith-sharing (COMMUN1D)
TOTAL%
1) 7523.3
2) 5818.0
3) 309.3
4) 13943.2
5) 61.9
6) 41.2
8) 10.3
9) 20.6
10) 10.3
16) 10.3
30) 20.6
32) 10.3
35) 10.3
40) 10.3
Missing627 
TOTAL322100.0
189) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of groups. - Support (e.g., bereavement, divorced) (COMMUN2A)
TOTAL%
1) 9263.0
2) 2819.2
3) 128.2
4) 42.7
5) 53.4
7) 10.7
8) 10.7
9) 10.7
15) 10.7
26) 10.7
Missing803 
TOTAL146100.0
190) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of participants. - Support (e.g., bereavement, divorced) (COMMUN2B)
TOTAL%
3) 43.1
4) 32.3
5) 75.4
6) 64.7
7) 10.8
8) 64.7
9) 21.6
10) 2418.6
12) 53.9
14) 21.6
15) 97.0
16) 32.3
18) 53.9
20) 1310.1
23) 10.8
24) 10.8
25) 32.3
26) 10.8
28) 21.6
30) 75.4
40) 43.1
45) 21.6
50) 53.9
60) 32.3
64) 10.8
65) 21.6
70) 21.6
85) 10.8
100) 10.8
110) 10.8
180) 10.8
300) 10.8
Missing820 
TOTAL129100.0
191) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES:- Please indicate the duration. - Support (e.g., bereavement, divorced) (COMMUN2C)
TOTAL%
1) Seasonal2517.9
2) Ongoing9265.7
3) Both2316.4
Missing809 
TOTAL140100.0
192) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH -HARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the average number of meetings per month (frequency). - Support (e.g., bereavement, divorced) (COMMUN2D)
TOTAL%
1) 5039.4
2) 3527.6
3) 75.5
4) 2822.0
5) 21.6
6) 10.8
8) 10.8
10) 10.8
15) 10.8
41) 10.8
Missing822 
TOTAL127100.0
193) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of groups. - Action (e.g., Bible, church teaching) (COMMUN3A)
TOTAL%
1) 14855.8
2) 5821.9
3) 228.3
4) 155.7
5) 72.6
6) 20.8
7) 20.8
8) 10.4
9) 10.4
10) 31.1
15) 31.1
26) 10.4
30) 10.4
33) 10.4
Missing684 
TOTAL265100.0
194) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of participants. - Action (e.g., Bible, church teaching) (COMMUN3B)
TOTAL%
1) 10.4
2) 10.4
3) 20.8
5) 10.4
6) 83.1
7) 72.7
8) 124.7
9) 62.4
10) 4417.3
11) 20.8
12) 207.8
13) 10.4
14) 10.4
15) 207.8
16) 20.8
17) 31.2
18) 62.4
20) 2911.4
21) 20.8
22) 10.4
23) 20.8
25) 114.3
26) 10.4
28) 10.4
30) 135.1
31) 10.4
35) 31.2
36) 31.2
37) 10.4
40) 135.1
45) 31.2
50) 62.4
60) 103.9
70) 10.4
72) 10.4
75) 31.2
80) 10.4
85) 10.4
100) 31.2
130) 10.4
140) 10.4
150) 10.4
151) 10.4
300) 20.8
320) 10.4
350) 10.4
Missing694 
TOTAL255100.0
195) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the duration. - Action (e.g., Bible, church teaching) (COMMUN3C)
TOTAL%
1) Seasonal9637.9
2) Ongoing10742.3
3) Both5019.8
Missing696 
TOTAL253100.0
196) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the average number of meetings per month (frequency). - Action (e.g., Bible, church teaching) (COMMUN3D)
TOTAL%
1) 2711.0
2) 2610.6
3) 176.9
4) 15663.7
5) 62.4
8) 41.6
10) 10.4
12) 20.8
15) 10.4
25) 20.8
30) 10.4
40) 10.4
52) 10.4
Missing704 
TOTAL245100.0
197) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of groups. - Other (COMMUN4A)
TOTAL%
1) 4152.6
2) 1519.2
3) 45.1
4) 11.3
5) 45.1
6) 22.6
7) 11.3
8) 11.3
9) 11.3
10) 33.8
15) 11.3
22) 11.3
26) 11.3
41) 11.3
60) 11.3
Missing871 
TOTAL78100.0
198) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the total number of participants. - Other (COMMUN4B)
TOTAL%
2) 11.3
5) 56.4
6) 79.0
7) 33.8
8) 45.1
10) 56.4
12) 79.0
13) 11.3
14) 22.6
15) 33.8
20) 810.3
25) 67.7
26) 22.6
30) 33.8
32) 11.3
35) 45.1
40) 33.8
45) 11.3
50) 22.6
65) 11.3
70) 11.3
100) 22.6
135) 11.3
150) 11.3
250) 11.3
300) 11.3
400) 11.3
505) 11.3
Missing871 
TOTAL78100.0
199) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the duration. - Other (COMMUN4C)
TOTAL%
1) Seasonal2633.3
2) Ongoing4355.1
3) Both911.5
Missing871 
TOTAL78100.0
200) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the average number of meetings per month (frequency). - Other (COMMUN4D)
TOTAL%
1) 1317.6
2) 1114.9
3) 56.8
4) 3851.4
5) 34.1
6) 11.4
10) 22.7
12) 11.4
Missing875 
TOTAL74100.0
201) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please specify (COMMUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Stewardship12.7
2) Classes12.7
3) Pro-life12.7
4) Rosary38.1
5) Charismatic12.7
6) Bible study38.1
7) Prayer group616.2
8) Family education12.7
9) Women's group12.7
10) Renew25.4
11) Cursillo25.4
12) Legion of Mary12.7
13) Youth groups12.7
14) Women's spirituality12.7
15) Spiritual development12.7
16) Prayer devotion12.7
17) Small Christian committee12.7
18) Pastoral council12.7
19) Men's/women's group12.7
20) Homily preparation12.7
21) Neon house meetings12.7
22) Book study12.7
23) Two hours' adoration12.7
24) Healing ministry12.7
25) A.A.12.7
27) Moms' groups12.7
Missing912 
TOTAL37100.0
202) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the name and/or publisher of the materials used by these groups/communities (COMMUN6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20424.69119
203) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the name and/or publisher of the materials used by these groups/communities. - Faith-sharing (COMMUN6A)
TOTAL%
1) Speakers12.1
2) New Beginner's program12.1
3) AA Materials24.3
4) Prayer12.1
5) Diocesan program612.8
6) Sadlier12.1
7) Befriender program24.3
8) Varies612.8
9) Care notes12.1
10) Baranowski12.1
11) Current articles12.1
12) Coffee and sweets12.1
13) This is Our Faith12.1
14) Legion of Mary12.1
15) Come and See12.1
16) Little Rock36.4
17) Evenings for Engaged12.1
18) Made up by director12.1
19) Kairos materials12.1
20) Visualized Church history12.1
21) Rebuilding for D and S12.1
22) Rainbow12.1
23) Through Death to Life12.1
24) Notes12.1
25) Bible24.3
26) For Priests12.1
27) Outlines of the Catholic faith12.1
28) Rosary12.1
29) Happiness is an Inside Job12.1
30) Faith Sharing12.1
31) Paulist12.1
32) Wake service booklet12.1
Missing902 
TOTAL47100.0
204) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the name and/or publisher of the materials used by these groups/communities. - Support (e.g., bereavement, divorced) (COMMUN6B)
TOTAL%
5) Diocesan program10.5
6) Sadlier21.1
8) Varies126.6
13) This is Our Faith10.5
16) Little Rock5831.7
25) Bible3016.4
26) For Priests10.5
31) Paulist21.1
33) At Home with the Word21.1
34) Collegeville series31.6
35) RCIA10.5
36) Word Among Us21.1
37) NAB31.6
38) Tabor, Hahn10.5
39) Prepared by leader10.5
40) Sunday to Sunday52.7
41) Up to the groups10.5
42) Lectionary10.5
43) De Sales21.1
44) Catechism94.9
45) Seasons of faith10.5
46) Scripture42.2
47) Word Alive10.5
48) Catholic Update21.1
49) Paths to Prayer10.5
50) Quest31.6
51) The Sacraments10.5
52) Share the Word84.4
53) Breaking Open the Gospel10.5
54) Homily sources10.5
55) Vietnamese materials10.5
56) Jerome's commentary10.5
57) Liturgical press21.1
58) Raymond Browne21.1
59) Faith Alive10.5
60) Liturgy training10.5
61) Study on the Gospels10.5
62) Sunday Scriptures10.5
63) Vatican II10.5
64) ACTA10.5
65) Videos10.5
66) Liturgy of Hours10.5
67) Baker diocese10.5
68) CCC10.5
69) New Testaments10.5
70) Saul Alinsky Institute10.5
71) Understanding Scripture10.5
72) St. Anthony Messenger Press10.5
73) Ligouri10.5
74) Discussion10.5
Missing766 
TOTAL183100.0
205) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the name and/or publisher of the materials used by these groups/communities. - Action (e.g., Bible, church teaching) (COMMUN6C)
TOTAL%
14) Legion of Mary15.3
35) RCIA526.3
54) Homily sources15.3
74) Discussion15.3
75) Church/family15.3
76) Charismatic15.3
77) Spirituality15.3
78) SCC15.3
79) PP council15.3
80) Neon15.3
81) All15.3
82) Adult faith enrichment15.3
83) Healing15.3
84) AIDS15.3
85) Grief Support15.3
Missing930 
TOTAL19100.0
206) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE SMALL GROUPS/FAITH-SHARING COMMUNITIES AT THEIR PARISHES: Please indicate the name and/or publisher of the materials used by these groups/communities. - Other (COMMUN6D)
TOTAL%
5) Diocesan program12.5
8) Varies25.0
10) Baranowski12.5
14) Legion of Mary12.5
15) Come and See12.5
16) Little Rock615.0
23) Through Death to Life12.5
25) Bible25.0
31) Paulist12.5
38) Tabor, Hahn12.5
40) Sunday to Sunday12.5
43) De Sales25.0
44) Catechism410.0
50) Quest12.5
62) Sunday Scriptures12.5
72) St. Anthony Messenger Press12.5
74) Discussion12.5
86) Legion12.5
87) Pastoral renewal center12.5
88) Serendipity25.0
89) Believing in Jesus12.5
90) Create our own12.5
91) Theosis program12.5
92) Free to Be Me12.5
93) Christ Among Us12.5
94) Books chosen by pastor12.5
95) Lives of Saints12.5
96) Journeys into Mark12.5
Missing909 
TOTAL40100.0
207) Has your parish ever used Renew, Christ Renews His Parish or some other form of parish renewal program? (RENEW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes49453.1
2) No43746.9
Missing18 
TOTAL931100.0
208) Does your parish employ the following uses of a computer? - Parishioner registration/mailing list (COMPUTR1)
TOTAL%
0) No15816.9
1) Yes77983.1
Missing12 
TOTAL937100.0
209) Does your parish employ the following uses of a computer? - Parish finances/payroll/personnel (COMPUTR2)
TOTAL%
0) No20822.2
1) Yes72977.8
Missing12 
TOTAL937100.0
210) Does your parish employ the following uses of a computer? - Parish Internet homepage (COMPUTR3)
TOTAL%
0) No88394.2
1) Yes545.8
Missing12 
TOTAL937100.0
211) Does your parish employ the following uses of a computer? - Diocesan computer network (COMPUTR4)
TOTAL%
0) No83288.8
1) Yes10511.2
Missing12 
TOTAL937100.0
212) Does your parish employ the following uses of a computer? - Word processing (COMPUTR5)
TOTAL%
0) No18219.4
1) Yes75580.6
Missing12 
TOTAL937100.0
213) Does your parish employ the following uses of a computer? - Other (COMPUTR6)
TOTAL%
0) No81486.9
1) Yes12313.1
Missing12 
TOTAL937100.0
214) Does your parish employ the following uses of a computer? - Don't use computers (COMPUTR7)
TOTAL%
0) No85591.3
1) Yes818.7
Missing13 
TOTAL936100.0
215) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THAT THEIR PARISH EMPLOYS OTHER USES OF A COMPUTER - Please specify (COMPUTR8)
TOTAL%
1) Parish bulletin/newspaper5942.4
2) Pagemaker10.7
3) Record contributions42.9
4) E-mail53.6
5) Cemetery10.7
6) Forms10.7
7) Calendar10.7
8) Computer network21.4
9) Desktop Publishing64.3
10) Rosters/scheduling117.9
11) Financial planning53.6
12) Record keeping32.2
13) Computer courses offered10.7
14) Calculator10.7
15) Publishings10.7
16) Internet32.2
17) Graphics21.4
18) Filing10.7
19) Census32.2
20) Faith formation programs21.4
21) Accountability for parishes10.7
22) Parish school75.0
24) Databases32.2
25) Inventory10.7
26) Calendar32.2
27) Post Sunday envelope10.7
28) Designing of liturgy book10.7
29) Parsec10.7
30) Invitations10.7
32) Registration10.7
33) Making fliers10.7
34) Scripture10.7
35) Surveys10.7
36) Link to hospital10.7
37) Friends-of-parish list10.7
38) Maintenance/construction10.7
Missing810 
TOTAL139100.0
216) I-PARLOC: What is the locale of the parish? (Recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-PARLOC)
TOTAL%
1) IncityUrbn15316.8
2) OthctySbur23225.4
3) Smallcity29932.7
4) Rural20922.9
5) Resort202.2
Missing36 
TOTAL913100.0
217) I-CANONCL: What is the canonical status of your parish? (For use with on-line analysis) (I-CANONCL)
TOTAL%
1) Territorial79986.8
2) National889.6
3) Other333.6
Missing29 
TOTAL920100.0
218) I-PRSHNRS: Indicate the total number of registered parishioners (individuals, not households) in the parish. (Recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-PRSHNRS)
TOTAL%
1) <50015617.4
2) 500-99916418.3
3) 1000-299930033.4
4) 3000-499914015.6
5) 5000+13715.3
Missing52 
TOTAL897100.0