Presbyterian Panel Survey, February 2006, Mental Illness, Clergy

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Code (CODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9736128.023646
2) Survey form (SURVEY)
TOTAL%
1) Paper78380.5
2) Web19019.5
TOTAL973100.0
3) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Genetic factors. (Q1AGENET)
TOTAL%
1) Very important46147.5
2) Important40041.2
3) Somewhat important9710.0
4) Not important50.5
5) No opinion80.8
Missing2 
TOTAL971100.0
4) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Bad parenting. (Q1BPAR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11712.1
2) Important36337.7
3) Somewhat important39040.5
4) Not important848.7
5) No opinion90.9
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
5) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Demon possession. (Q1CDEMON)
TOTAL%
1) Very important252.6
2) Important778.1
3) Somewhat important19220.2
4) Not important51253.8
5) No opinion14615.3
Missing21 
TOTAL952100.0
6) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Socioeconomic conditions. (Q1DSES)
TOTAL%
1) Very important545.6
2) Important27028.0
3) Somewhat important46948.7
4) Not important16517.1
5) No opinion60.6
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
7) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Lack of individual willpower. (Q1EWILLP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important121.3
2) Important818.5
3) Somewhat important29430.8
4) Not important53355.9
5) No opinion333.5
Missing20 
TOTAL953100.0
8) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? A chemical imbalance in the brain. (Q1FCHEM)
TOTAL%
1) Very important58761.1
2) Important33134.4
3) Somewhat important343.5
4) Not important20.2
5) No opinion70.7
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
9) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Spiritual weakness. (Q1GSPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important171.8
2) Important11211.8
3) Somewhat important28830.3
4) Not important48851.4
5) No opinion444.6
Missing24 
TOTAL949100.0
10) How important would you say is each of the following of mental illness? Other (specify). (Q1HOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very important4822.4
2) Important5224.3
3) Somewhat important104.7
4) Not important52.3
5) No opinion9946.3
Missing759 
TOTAL214100.0
11) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Panic attacks. (Q2APANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious19119.8
2) Generally serious38940.4
3) Somewhat serious34435.7
4) Not very serious303.1
5) No opinion101.0
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
12) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Phobias/abnormal fears. (Q2BPHOB)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious16717.3
2) Generally serious38339.7
3) Somewhat serious36838.1
4) Not very serious404.1
5) No opinion70.7
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
13) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Obsessions/compulsions. (Q2COBSES)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious19820.6
2) Generally serious45046.9
3) Somewhat serious28229.4
4) Not very serious222.3
5) No opinion80.8
Missing13 
TOTAL960100.0
14) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Paranoid thoughts. (Q2DPARA)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious35937.3
2) Generally serious37739.2
3) Somewhat serious19420.2
4) Not very serious232.4
5) No opinion90.9
Missing11 
TOTAL962100.0
15) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Depression. (Q2EDEP)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious53755.9
2) Generally serious34936.3
3) Somewhat serious666.9
4) Not very serious40.4
5) No opinion50.5
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
16) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Hearing voices that no one else can hear. (Q2FVOICE)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious50953.2
2) Generally serious22723.7
3) Somewhat serious14715.4
4) Not very serious545.6
5) No opinion192.0
Missing17 
TOTAL956100.0
17) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Bipolar disorder. (Q2GBIPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious59261.5
2) Generally serious30331.5
3) Somewhat serious565.8
4) Not very serious60.6
5) No opinion60.6
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
18) Listed below are some conditions and symptoms that affect a portion of the population at any given time. How serious is each of the following? Eating disorders (anorexia, bulimia). (Q2HEDIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious48350.1
2) Generally serious37639.0
3) Somewhat serious919.4
4) Not very serious80.8
5) No opinion60.6
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
19) How willing would you be to spend an evening socializing with someone living with a serious mental illness (such as schizophrenia, major depression, Alzheimer's disease)? (Q3ASOC)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing44145.5
2) Probably willing42844.2
3) Probably unwilling858.8
4) Definitely unwilling70.7
5) No opinion80.8
Missing4 
TOTAL969100.0
20) How willing would you be to work closely on a job with someone who had a serious mental illness? (Q3BJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing24525.4
2) Probably willing46247.8
3) Probably unwilling22323.1
4) Definitely unwilling272.8
5) No opinion90.9
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
21) How willing would you be to have a group home for persons with serious mental illness open in your neighborhood? (Q3CGHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing41342.8
2) Probably willing43444.9
3) Probably unwilling929.5
4) Definitely unwilling171.8
5) No opinion101.0
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
22) How willing would you be to have a pastor with a serious mental illness? (Q3DPASTR)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing889.1
2) Probably willing24725.6
3) Probably unwilling40541.9
4) Definitely unwilling18919.6
5) No opinion373.8
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
23) How willing would you be to have someone who had a serious mental illness marry into your family? (Q3EMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely willing10110.6
2) Probably willing35336.9
3) Probably unwilling35336.9
4) Definitely unwilling11111.6
5) No opinion394.1
Missing16 
TOTAL957100.0
24) What percentage of the United States population would you estimate is living with a mental illness? (Q4PERMI)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL85331.29521
25) How knowledgeable would you say you are when it comes to mental illness? (Q5KNOWMI)
TOTAL%
1) Very knowledgeable10911.2
2) Knowledgeable30731.7
3) Somewhat knowledgeable43444.8
4) Not too knowledgeable11311.7
5) Not at all knowledgeable60.6
Missing4 
TOTAL969100.0
26) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? Presbyterian Serious Mental Illness Network. (Q6APSMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar192.0
2) Generally familiar919.4
3) A little familiar21221.9
4) Not familiar64866.8
Missing3 
TOTAL970100.0
27) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? The Church and Serious Mental Illness, a report and General Assembly resolution. (Q6BCSMI)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar151.5
2) Generally familiar838.6
3) A little familiar21221.9
4) Not familiar66068.0
Missing3 
TOTAL970100.0
28) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? Turn Mourning into Dancing! (GA policy statement on domestic violence). (Q6CTMID)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar717.3
2) Generally familiar18719.3
3) A little familiar27228.0
4) Not familiar44045.4
Missing3 
TOTAL970100.0
29) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? Mental Health: A Report of the U.S. Surgeon General. (Q6DMHREP)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar171.8
2) Generally familiar11411.8
3) A little familiar22823.7
4) Not familiar60462.7
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
30) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? National Institute of Mental Health. (Q6ENIMH)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar11612.0
2) Generally familiar30231.1
3) A little familiar30431.3
4) Not familiar24825.6
Missing3 
TOTAL970100.0
31) How familiar are you with each of the following organizations or resources? NAMI (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill). (Q6FNAMI)
TOTAL%
1) Very familiar919.4
2) Generally familiar16216.7
3) A little familiar20821.5
4) Not familiar50852.4
Missing4 
TOTAL969100.0
32) Do you believe that mental illness should be covered to the same extent as physical illness on health insurance policies? (Q7HINSUR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely75277.5
2) Yes, probably18318.9
3) No, probably not192.0
4) No, definitely not20.2
5) Not sure141.4
Missing3 
TOTAL970100.0
33) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Had a sermon with mental illness as a significant focus. (Q8SERMON)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked80582.7
1) Checked16817.3
TOTAL973100.0
34) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Held a prayer or healing service that focused on mental illness. (Q8PRAYER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked80082.2
1) Checked17317.8
TOTAL973100.0
35) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Had a class or study group that focused on mental illness. (Q8CLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked81784.0
1) Checked15616.0
TOTAL973100.0
36) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for a support group for persons in the congregation with mental illness. (Q8SGCONG)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked80482.6
1) Checked16917.4
TOTAL973100.0
37) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for a support group for persons in the community with mental illness. (Q8SGCOMM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked73675.6
1) Checked23724.4
TOTAL973100.0
38) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for a support group for family members or caregivers of persons with mental illness. (Q8SGFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked80182.3
1) Checked17217.7
TOTAL973100.0
39) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Organized or provided space for persons with mental illness to socialize together. (Q8SOCMI)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88490.9
1) Checked899.1
TOTAL973100.0
40) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Advocated for public policy on behalf of persons with mental illness. (Q8ADVOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked87389.7
1) Checked10010.3
TOTAL973100.0
41) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Other (specify). (Q8OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked84686.9
1) Checked12713.1
TOTAL973100.0
42) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? None of the above. (Q8NONE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64566.3
1) Checked32833.7
TOTAL973100.0
43) In the last two years, which of the following did your congregation do related to mental illness? Indicate other? (Q8OTHERI)
TOTAL%
1) Checked12395.3
2) Don't know64.7
Missing844 
TOTAL129100.0
44) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Myself. (Q9MYSELF)
TOTAL%
1) Checked140100.0
Missing833 
TOTAL140100.0
45) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Spouse/partner. (Q9SPOUSE)
TOTAL%
1) Checked109100.0
Missing864 
TOTAL109100.0
46) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Parent(s). (Q9PARENT)
TOTAL%
1) Checked102100.0
Missing871 
TOTAL102100.0
47) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Child(ren). (Q9CHILD)
TOTAL%
1) Checked135100.0
Missing838 
TOTAL135100.0
48) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Brother or sister. (Q9SIB)
TOTAL%
1) Checked134100.0
Missing839 
TOTAL134100.0
49) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? In-law. (Q9INLAW)
TOTAL%
1) Checked164100.0
Missing809 
TOTAL164100.0
50) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other relative. (Q9OTHREL)
TOTAL%
1) Checked204100.0
Missing769 
TOTAL204100.0
51) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Close friend at church. (Q9CHFRND)
TOTAL%
1) Checked316100.0
Missing657 
TOTAL316100.0
52) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other close friend. (Q9FRIEND)
TOTAL%
1) Checked257100.0
Missing716 
TOTAL257100.0
53) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other person at church. (Q9CHPERS)
TOTAL%
1) Checked472100.0
Missing501 
TOTAL472100.0
54) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Neighbor. (Q9NEIGH)
TOTAL%
1) Checked111100.0
Missing862 
TOTAL111100.0
55) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Co-worker/colleague. (Q9COWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Checked201100.0
Missing772 
TOTAL201100.0
56) What persons in your life, to your knowledge, have been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness in the previous year? Other (specify). (Q9OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Checked64100.0
Missing909 
TOTAL64100.0
57) If you or a member of your family has been diagnosed with a mental illness, have you discussed it with your pastor? (Q10PAST)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11212.2
2) No465.0
3) Not applicable (I am a pastor)58863.8
4) Not applicable (no such diagnosis)17519.0
Missing52 
TOTAL921100.0
58) If you or a member of your family has been diagnosed with a mental illness and if you have not discussed it with your pastor, why not? (Q10AIFNO)
TOTAL%
1) Person lives elsewhere29.1
2) Problem not serious enough29.1
3) Not a member of (my) church14.5
4) Person getting appropriate care from someone else; concern of medical profession, not pastors418.2
5) Don't want pastor to know; too embarrassed29.1
6) Not close to pastor; no relationship with pastor; don't discuss any family matters with pastor29.1
7) Never came up; just didn't (no other reason); no opportunity; pastors don't do counseling14.5
9) All other (including response not relevant)836.4
Missing951 
TOTAL22100.0
59) If you or a member of your family has been diagnosed with a mental illness and if you have not discussed it with your pastor, why not? (Q10BIFNO)
TOTAL%
6) Not close to pastor; no relationship with pastor; don't discuss any family matters with pastor1100.0
Missing972 
TOTAL1100.0
60) How supportive has your congregation been of ministry with persons who have mental illness? (Q11CONG)
TOTAL%
1) Very supportive14915.7
2) Supportive30031.5
3) Somewhat supportive26527.9
4) Not too supportive717.5
5) Not supportive at all202.1
6) Don't know14615.4
Missing22 
TOTAL951100.0
61) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Most people with demon possession in the Bible had a mental illness. (Q12ADEMN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree11512.0
2) Agree36337.8
3) Neutral or not sure29430.6
4) Disagree14915.5
5) Strongly disagree404.2
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
62) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? The church should take an advocacy position on behalf of persons with mental illness. (Q12BADVO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree32433.5
2) Agree52554.3
3) Neutral or not sure9810.1
4) Disagree181.9
5) Strongly disagree10.1
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
63) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? I'd like to see my congregation do more to better integrate persons who have mental illness. (Q12CINTE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree17017.8
2) Agree54356.7
3) Neutral or not sure21922.9
4) Disagree232.4
5) Strongly disagree20.2
Missing16 
TOTAL957100.0
64) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? There are limits to how welcoming congregations should be to people with mental illness. (Q12DLIM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree101.0
2) Agree19520.3
3) Neutral or not sure21822.7
4) Disagree39541.1
5) Strongly disagree14214.8
Missing13 
TOTAL960100.0
65) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? It is often difficult to meet the spiritual needs of persons with mental illness. (Q12ESPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree939.7
2) Agree47449.3
3) Neutral or not sure18519.3
4) Disagree18419.1
5) Strongly disagree252.6
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
66) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? For someone receiving medical treatment/therapy for mental illness, participating in a congregation will usually provide additional help in coping with that illness. (Q12FTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree26427.4
2) Agree54856.8
3) Neutral or not sure13413.9
4) Disagree161.7
5) Strongly disagree20.2
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
67) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Persons living with mental illness have gifts to bring to the church. (Q12GGIFT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree37338.8
2) Agree54556.7
3) Neutral or not sure414.3
4) Disagree20.2
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
68) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Persons living with mental illness cannot be in relationship with God as deeply as persons without mental illness. (Q12HGOD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree171.8
2) Agree222.3
3) Neutral or not sure363.7
4) Disagree34135.4
5) Strongly disagree54856.8
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
69) Do you agree or disagree with each of these statements? Use of psychiatric medications affects one's personality and hence one's faith. (Q12IMEDS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree151.6
2) Agree10811.3
3) Neutral or not sure27428.6
4) Disagree32233.6
5) Strongly disagree23924.9
Missing15 
TOTAL958100.0
70) What is your general assessment of the quality of services offered in your community for persons with mental illness? (Q13QUALI)
TOTAL%
1) Outstanding404.1
2) Solid17918.5
3) Adequate32533.6
4) Insufficient33935.1
5) Completely lacking121.2
6) No opinion717.3
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
71) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Bible study on mental illness. (Q14BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Checked470100.0
Missing503 
TOTAL470100.0
72) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for setting up a support group for persons living with mental illness. (Q14SUPG)
TOTAL%
1) Checked458100.0
Missing515 
TOTAL458100.0
73) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for ministry with people in the congregation who are living with mental illness. (Q14CONG)
TOTAL%
1) Checked629100.0
Missing344 
TOTAL629100.0
74) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for ministry with people in the community who are living with mental illness. (Q14COMM)
TOTAL%
1) Checked479100.0
Missing494 
TOTAL479100.0
75) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Guide for ministry with families of people who are living with mental illness. (Q14FAM)
TOTAL%
1) Checked704100.0
Missing269 
TOTAL704100.0
76) What kind of resources would you be interested in having? Other (specify). (Q14OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Checked40100.0
Missing933 
TOTAL40100.0
77) In the last two years, how much attention has been given to ministry with persons who have mental illness by your presbytery? (Q15APRES)
TOTAL%
1) A lot30.3
2) A fair amount313.2
3) Only a little bit18419.3
4) Hardly any28429.7
5) None21022.0
6) Don't know24325.4
Missing18 
TOTAL955100.0
78) In the last two years, how much attention has been given to ministry with persons who have mental illness by your synod? (Q15BSYND)
TOTAL%
2) A fair amount111.2
3) Only a little bit545.7
4) Hardly any10110.6
5) None13013.6
6) Don't know65768.9
Missing20 
TOTAL953100.0
79) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Vocational counseling/training. (Q16AVOC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so31433.6
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there40843.7
3) No15016.1
4) Not sure626.6
Missing39 
TOTAL934100.0
80) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Medication management. (Q16BMEDM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so36239.2
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there35538.5
3) No15116.4
4) Not sure556.0
Missing50 
TOTAL923100.0
81) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Psychotherapy, in general. (Q16CPSYC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so55358.8
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there29130.9
3) No737.8
4) Not sure242.6
Missing32 
TOTAL941100.0
82) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Faith-based psychotherapy. (Q16DFPSY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so45649.5
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there26328.5
3) No15717.0
4) Not sure465.0
Missing51 
TOTAL922100.0
83) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Crisis intervention. (Q16ECRIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so42045.1
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there37840.6
3) No929.9
4) Not sure414.4
Missing42 
TOTAL931100.0
84) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Inpatient care/hospitalization. (Q16FHOSP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so40643.4
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there43346.3
3) No697.4
4) Not sure283.0
Missing37 
TOTAL936100.0
85) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Social services. (Q16GSOCS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so46349.4
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there38040.5
3) No626.6
4) Not sure333.5
Missing35 
TOTAL938100.0
86) Are you aware of other professionals or agencies in your community to whom you could refer someone with mental illness for each of these needs? Family support. (Q16HFAMS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and I have done so39041.9
2) Yes, although I've never referred anyone there35438.0
3) No12012.9
4) Not sure677.2
Missing42 
TOTAL931100.0
87) In the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), has anyone come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness? (Q17HELP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes64169.8
2) No25527.8
3) Not sure222.4
Missing55 
TOTAL918100.0
88) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, how many individuals came to you for help with mental illness in the last two years? Write an estimate of the number on the line (If none, write 0.) (Q17ANUM)
TOTAL%
0) None213.1
1) 18412.5
2) 215623.2
3) 312919.2
4) 47110.6
5) 5639.4
6) 6304.5
7) 781.2
8) 8142.1
9) 910.1
10) 10355.2
11) 1130.4
12) 1260.9
13) 1310.1
14) 1420.3
15) 1571.0
20) 2081.2
24) 2410.1
25) 2520.3
30) 3010.1
35) 3510.1
40) 4010.1
45) 4510.1
48) 4810.1
50) 5060.9
70) 7010.1
100) 10040.6
130) 13010.1
150) 15010.1
200) 20040.6
250) 25020.3
280) 28010.1
300) 30010.1
350) 35010.1
999) 99920.3
Missing302 
TOTAL671100.0
89) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, of people with a mental illness who came to you for help in the last two years, how many did you refer to someone else for psychotherapy and/or pastoral counseling? (If none, write 0.) (Q17BREF)
TOTAL%
0) None10620.0
1) 19217.4
2) 211722.1
3) 37714.5
4) 4346.4
5) 5305.7
6) 6214.0
7) 740.8
8) 8112.1
9) 930.6
10) 10122.3
11) 1120.4
12) 1210.2
15) 1571.3
19) 1910.2
20) 2040.8
24) 2410.2
30) 3010.2
80) 8010.2
200) 20010.2
250) 25020.4
999) 99920.4
Missing443 
TOTAL530100.0
90) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, (if pastor) of the people with a mental illness who came to you for help in the last two years, how many of them are part of your congregation? (If none, write 0.) (Q17CCONG)
TOTAL%
0) None8116.0
1) 110821.3
2) 211923.5
3) 36212.3
4) 4438.5
5) 5346.7
6) 6173.4
7) 761.2
8) 8112.2
9) 920.4
10) 10122.4
12) 1210.2
14) 1410.2
15) 1520.4
20) 2030.6
50) 5010.2
200) 20010.2
230) 23010.2
999) 99910.2
Missing467 
TOTAL506100.0
91) If in the last two (2) years, in your professional role (as a pastor, counselor, teacher, etc.), anyone has come to you for help because they or a family member had what might be described as a mental illness, for how many people with mental illness are you currently providing pastoral counseling or psychotherapy? (If none, write 0.) (Q17DCURR)
TOTAL%
0) None36168.2
1) 16913.0
2) 2458.5
3) 3152.8
4) 461.1
5) 581.5
6) 650.9
9) 910.2
10) 1020.4
12) 1220.4
15) 1530.6
17) 1710.2
18) 1810.2
25) 2530.6
30) 3010.2
31) 3110.2
45) 4510.2
50) 5010.2
75) 7520.4
100) 10010.2
Missing444 
TOTAL529100.0
92) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for understanding mental illness? (Q18AUNDR)
TOTAL%
1) Very well444.6
2) Well879.1
3) Somewhat well19520.4
4) Not too well32734.2
5) Not well at all30431.8
Missing16 
TOTAL957100.0
93) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for developing church programs for people living with mental illness? (Q18BPROG)
TOTAL%
1) Very well20.2
2) Well171.8
3) Somewhat well616.4
4) Not too well37239.1
5) Not well at all50052.5
Missing21 
TOTAL952100.0
94) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to crisis situations, such as people who are suicidal or homicidal? (Q18CCRIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very well384.0
2) Well14214.9
3) Somewhat well30932.4
4) Not too well25226.4
5) Not well at all21222.2
Missing20 
TOTAL953100.0
95) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to trauma in the community? (Q18DTRAU)
TOTAL%
1) Very well323.4
2) Well939.7
3) Somewhat well22723.8
4) Not too well32534.0
5) Not well at all27829.1
Missing18 
TOTAL955100.0
96) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to "difficult" people? (Q18EDIFF)
TOTAL%
1) Very well323.4
2) Well12012.6
3) Somewhat well28930.3
4) Not too well31533.0
5) Not well at all19820.8
Missing19 
TOTAL954100.0
97) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for responding to child abuse or domestic violence? (Q18FVIOL)
TOTAL%
1) Very well262.7
2) Well11311.8
3) Somewhat well21422.4
4) Not too well33134.7
5) Not well at all27128.4
Missing18 
TOTAL955100.0
98) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for providing therapy to persons in the congregation living with a mental illness? (Q18GTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Very well151.6
2) Well586.1
3) Somewhat well15616.4
4) Not too well38640.5
5) Not well at all33935.5
Missing19 
TOTAL954100.0
99) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for recognizing mental illness and making an appropriate referral for therapy? (Q18HREC)
TOTAL%
1) Very well646.7
2) Well12813.4
3) Somewhat well26427.7
4) Not too well28229.6
5) Not well at all21622.6
Missing19 
TOTAL954100.0
100) Overall, how well did your seminary train you for relating in general to those in the congregation living with a mental illness? (Q18IREL)
TOTAL%
1) Very well262.7
2) Well9510.0
3) Somewhat well24926.1
4) Not too well34135.7
5) Not well at all24325.5
Missing19 
TOTAL954100.0
101) What is your gender? (Q20GENDR)
TOTAL%
1) Female31833.0
2) Male64767.0
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
102) What is your current age? (years) (Q21AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL96452.75810
103) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
3) All Clergy973100.0
TOTAL973100.0
104) If you or an immediate member of your family has been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness, how has that experience affected your ministry? Please describe briefly: (Q19EXPER)
TOTAL%
1) Greater awareness/knowledge of mental illness itself288.9
2) More sensitive to those with mental illness; greater empathy; sympathy, compassion; greater tolerance; enhanced ability to help those with mental illness; see people differently16050.8
3) Greater awareness/familiarity with treatment/therapy options, such as benefits of medication82.5
4) Has resulted in others in congregation becoming more aware/ knowledgeable or more sensitive/understanding41.3
5) Negative effect on one's ministry (lack of support; lack of compassionate care; financial drain; physical impairment; stress)196.0
6) Affected content or emphasis within one's ministry—led to different types of sermons, or programs within congregation, or encouragement of others to seek treatment123.8
7) Led to career change, change of call, or disruption of ministry216.7
8) Comment about family/self but not about effect on ministry288.9
9) All other3511.1
Missing658 
TOTAL315100.0
105) If you or an immediate member of your family has been diagnosed or treated for a mental illness, how has that experience affected your ministry? Please describe briefly: (Q19EXPE)
TOTAL%
1) Greater awareness/knowledge of mental illness itself215.4
2) More sensitive to those with mental illness; greater empathy; sympathy, compassion; greater tolerance; enhanced ability to help those with mental illness; see people differently430.8
3) Greater awareness/familiarity with treatment/therapy options, such as benefits of medication215.4
5) Negative effect on one's ministry (lack of support; lack of compassionate care; financial drain; physical impairment; stress)323.1
6) Affected content or emphasis within one's ministry—led to different types of sermons, or programs within congregation, or encouragement of others to seek treatment215.4
Missing960 
TOTAL13100.0
106) In what year were you ordained as a minister of the Word and Sacrament? (ORDAINED)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9681984.811
107) If you were ordained by a denomination other than the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) or one of its predecessor denominations, name that body: (DENOMORD)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist1019.2
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)35.8
4) Lutheran23.8
5) Methodist815.4
6) Presbyterian35.8
7) Other Presbyterian611.5
8) Reformed35.8
10) United Church of Christ611.5
12) Other1121.2
Missing921 
TOTAL52100.0
108) Are you currently enrolled in a graduate school, seminary, or theological school? (SCHOOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes727.6
2) No87592.4
Missing26 
TOTAL947100.0
109) [If you are currently enrolled in a graduate school, seminary, or theological school] What degree do you seek? (DEGWORK)
TOTAL%
2) M.A.45.8
3) Th.M./S.T.M.11.4
4) D.Min.5579.7
5) Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D./Ed.D.811.6
6) Other11.4
Missing904 
TOTAL69100.0
110) [If you currently enrolled in a graduate school, seminary, or theological school] At what school are you enrolled? (SCHOOL2)
TOTAL%
4) Ashland12.1
5) Austin24.2
18) Columbia918.8
30) Fuller36.3
36) Iliff12.1
41) Louisville PTS36.3
45) McCormick714.6
53) New York12.1
63) Pittsburgh36.3
65) Princeton12.1
66) Reformed12.1
68) San Francisco24.2
78) Union PSCE36.3
83) Wesley12.1
99) Other1020.8
Missing925 
TOTAL48100.0
111) Before entering seminary for your B.D. or M.Div., were you engaged in any long-term secular job or career? (SECJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes40642.2
2) No55557.8
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
112) [If you were engaged in any long-term secular job or career before entering seminary] How long were you in that job or career? (YRSSECJB)
TOTAL%
1) 92.5
2) 246.6
2.5) 10.3
3) 3710.2
3.5) 10.3
4) 308.3
5) 328.8
6) 205.5
7) 143.9
8) 174.7
9) 123.3
10) 3710.2
11) 61.7
12) 133.6
13) 51.4
14) 61.7
15) 205.5
16) 92.5
17) 41.1
18) 71.9
19) 30.8
20) 185.0
21) 41.1
22) 30.8
23) 20.6
25) 61.7
26) 51.4
27) 20.6
28) 20.6
29) 10.3
30) 71.9
32) 20.6
35) 10.3
37) 20.6
Missing611 
TOTAL362100.0
113) In what year did you receive your B.A., B.S., or other bachelor's degree? (YRBA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9722027.389688
114) What school awarded this degree? (SCHOOLBA)
TOTAL%
1) A Presbyterian-related college or university22223.0
2) Another church-related college or university21322.1
3) Other college or university53054.9
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
115) From what school and in what year did you receive your M.Div. or B.D. degree? School awarding degree: (NAMEMDIV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL94550.4924
116) From what school and in what year did you receive your M.Div. or B.D. degree? Year received M.Div. or B.D. degree: (YRMDIV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9461983.80111
117) Check here if no other graduate degrees. (NOGRAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked64366.2
1) Checked32933.8
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
118) Check here if you have earned a M.C.E./M.R.E. in theology, Christian education, or religion. (MCEMRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked95598.3
1) Checked171.7
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
119) Year M.C.E./M.R.E. received: (YRMCEMRE)
TOTAL%
1953) 15.9
1963) 15.9
1967) 15.9
1969) 211.8
1971) 15.9
1973) 15.9
1974) 15.9
1976) 15.9
1980) 15.9
1981) 211.8
1985) 15.9
1988) 15.9
1990) 15.9
1994) 15.9
2000) 15.9
Missing956 
TOTAL17100.0
120) School awarding M.C.E./M.R.E. degree: (NAMEMCE)
TOTAL%
33) Cordon Conwell15.9
45) McCormick15.9
64) PSCE15.9
65) Princeton423.5
72) St. Paul15.9
78) Union PSCE847.1
99) Other15.9
Missing956 
TOTAL17100.0
121) Check here if you have earned a M.A. in theology, Christian education, or religion. (GRADMA)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91994.5
1) Checked535.5
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
122) Year M.A. received: (YEARMA)
TOTAL%
1965) 11.9
1968) 11.9
1969) 11.9
1970) 11.9
1971) 11.9
1972) 23.8
1973) 23.8
1974) 35.7
1975) 11.9
1976) 23.8
1977) 23.8
1978) 23.8
1981) 47.5
1982) 23.8
1983) 23.8
1984) 35.7
1985) 23.8
1987) 35.7
1988) 11.9
1989) 35.7
1992) 23.8
1993) 11.9
1994) 11.9
1995) 23.8
1996) 11.9
1997) 23.8
1998) 11.9
2001) 11.9
2002) 23.8
2003) 11.9
Missing920 
TOTAL53100.0
123) School awarding M.A. degree: (NAMEMA)
TOTAL%
5) Austin11.9
13) University of Chicago Divinity11.9
16) Claremont23.7
18) Columbia11.9
23) Duke University11.9
30) Fuller611.1
33) Gordon Conwell23.7
39) Lancaster11.9
60) Pacific School of Religion11.9
64) PSCE11.9
65) Princeton23.7
68) San Francisco11.9
74) Trinity Evangelical23.7
78) Union PSCE814.8
79) University of Notre Dame11.9
85) Westminster11.9
99) Other2240.7
Missing919 
TOTAL54100.0
124) Check here if you have earned a Th.M./S.T.M. in theology, Christian education, or religion. (THMSTM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91594.1
1) Checked575.9
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
125) Year Th.M./S.T.M. received: (YRTHMSTM)
TOTAL%
1955) 11.8
1958) 11.8
1966) 23.5
1968) 11.8
1969) 11.8
1970) 23.5
1971) 11.8
1973) 11.8
1974) 11.8
1975) 47.0
1977) 11.8
1978) 23.5
1979) 11.8
1980) 47.0
1981) 11.8
1982) 23.5
1983) 23.5
1985) 23.5
1986) 23.5
1987) 23.5
1988) 23.5
1989) 35.3
1991) 35.3
1992) 35.3
1993) 11.8
1994) 11.8
1995) 35.3
1996) 11.8
1997) 11.8
1999) 11.8
2001) 11.8
2003) 23.5
2005) 11.8
Missing916 
TOTAL57100.0
126) School awarding Th.M./S.T.M. degree: (NTHM-STM)
TOTAL%
5) Austin35.4
10) Calvin11.8
13) University of Chicago Divinity11.8
18) Columbia58.9
34) Harvard University23.6
45) McCormick11.8
53) New York11.8
63) Pittsburgh35.4
65) Princeton2035.7
69) Southeastern Baptist11.8
75) Union-Auburn11.8
78) Union PSCE58.9
88) Yale47.1
99) Other814.3
Missing917 
TOTAL56100.0
127) Check here if you have received a D.Min. in theology, Christian education, or religion. (DMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked75677.8
1) Checked21622.2
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
128) Year D.Min. degree received: (YRDMIN)
TOTAL%
1964) 10.5
1968) 10.5
1974) 20.9
1975) 31.4
1976) 41.9
1977) 52.3
1978) 52.3
1979) 52.3
1980) 62.8
1981) 31.4
1982) 104.7
1983) 73.3
1984) 83.7
1985) 83.7
1986) 83.7
1987) 41.9
1988) 83.7
1989) 31.4
1990) 73.3
1991) 73.3
1992) 73.3
1993) 52.3
1994) 41.9
1995) 125.6
1996) 115.1
1997) 52.3
1998) 73.3
1999) 73.3
2000) 94.2
2001) 83.7
2002) 125.6
2003) 94.2
2004) 31.4
2005) 115.1
Missing758 
TOTAL215100.0
129) School awarding D.Min. degree: (NAMEDMIN)
TOTAL%
2) Andover Newton52.3
3) Asbury10.5
4) Ashland10.5
5) Austin104.6
8) Bethel10.5
16) Claremont10.5
17) Colgate Rochester10.5
18) Columbia3114.4
19) Concordia10.5
20) Covenant10.5
21) Drew41.9
22) Dubuque31.4
24) Eastern Baptist10.5
27) Erskine10.5
30) Fuller167.4
31) Garrett Evangelical10.5
33) Gordon Conwell31.4
40) Lexington10.5
41) Louisville PTS94.2
45) McCormick3918.1
53) New York10.5
62) Phillips20.9
63) Pittsburgh188.3
65) Princeton73.2
68) San Francisco115.1
73) Trinity Lutheran10.5
76) United Theo Dayton20.9
77) United Theo MN10.5
78) Union PSCE2813.0
83) Wesley10.5
84) Western Theo Sem10.5
88) Yale10.5
90) United Theo Sem10.5
99) Other104.6
Missing757 
TOTAL216100.0
130) Check here if you have received a Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. in theology, Christian education, or religion. (PHD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked91694.2
1) Checked565.8
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
131) Year Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. degree received: (YRPHD)
TOTAL%
1962) 11.8
1967) 11.8
1968) 11.8
1969) 11.8
1970) 11.8
1973) 35.4
1976) 23.6
1978) 11.8
1979) 11.8
1981) 23.6
1982) 47.1
1983) 11.8
1984) 23.6
1985) 23.6
1986) 35.4
1988) 47.1
1990) 11.8
1992) 23.6
1993) 11.8
1995) 11.8
1996) 11.8
1997) 47.1
1998) 11.8
1999) 35.4
2000) 11.8
2001) 23.6
2002) 23.6
2003) 23.6
2004) 23.6
2005) 35.4
Missing917 
TOTAL56100.0
132) School awarding Ph.D./S.T.D./Th.D. degree: (NAMEPHD)
TOTAL%
16) Claremont47.1
21) Drew35.4
23) Duke University23.6
31) Garrett Evangelical11.8
34) Harvard University11.8
63) Pittsburgh11.8
65) Princeton610.7
68) San Francisco11.8
75) Union-Auburn35.4
78) Union PSCE35.4
81) Vanderbilt23.6
99) Other2951.8
Missing917 
TOTAL56100.0
133) Check here if you have received other graduate degrees in theology, Christian education, and religion. (OTHERGRD)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96299.0
1) Checked101.0
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
134) Year all other degrees received: (YROTHER)
TOTAL%
1973) 110.0
1978) 110.0
1986) 110.0
1993) 110.0
1998) 110.0
2000) 110.0
2002) 220.0
2003) 110.0
2004) 110.0
Missing963 
TOTAL10100.0
135) School awarding other degrees: (NAMEOTHR)
TOTAL%
63) Pittsburgh110.0
65) Princeton110.0
68) San Francisco220.0
78) Union PSCE110.0
83) Wesley110.0
98) Union-unspecified110.0
99) Other330.0
Missing963 
TOTAL10100.0
136) List any other graduate degrees you have earned: (GRAD2)
TOTAL%
1) Bachelor's degree95.2
2) Master's degree14986.1
3) Doctoral degree137.5
4) Other21.2
Missing800 
TOTAL173100.0
137) Year degree received: (GRAD2YR)
TOTAL%
1951) 10.6
1957) 10.6
1961) 10.6
1962) 10.6
1963) 10.6
1965) 42.3
1966) 63.5
1967) 10.6
1968) 42.3
1969) 52.9
1970) 42.3
1971) 52.9
1972) 63.5
1973) 42.3
1974) 84.7
1975) 52.9
1976) 63.5
1977) 63.5
1978) 84.7
1979) 74.1
1980) 74.1
1981) 63.5
1982) 31.7
1983) 31.7
1984) 52.9
1985) 42.3
1986) 52.9
1987) 42.3
1988) 31.7
1989) 63.5
1990) 31.7
1991) 42.3
1992) 31.7
1993) 52.9
1994) 31.7
1995) 21.2
1996) 52.9
1997) 63.5
1998) 10.6
2000) 21.2
2002) 31.7
2003) 21.2
2004) 21.2
2005) 10.6
Missing801 
TOTAL172100.0
138) Major or subject: (MAJOR)
TOTAL%
1) Business/Finance/Accounting/Management1810.5
2) Education148.2
3) English/Humanities/Languages179.9
4) Fine arts/Music84.7
5) Journalism/Communication/Speech52.9
7) Natural science/Engineering/Math/Computer science127.0
8) Philosophy/Religion/Theology95.3
9) Social and behavioral science/History6940.4
10) Other1911.1
Missing802 
TOTAL171100.0
139) List any other graduate degrees you have earned: (GRAD3)
TOTAL%
1) Bachelor's degree39.4
2) Master's degree1650.0
3) Doctoral degree1340.6
Missing941 
TOTAL32100.0
140) Year degree received: (GRAD3YR)
TOTAL%
1967) 13.1
1968) 13.1
1969) 13.1
1971) 26.3
1972) 26.3
1976) 412.5
1978) 26.3
1980) 26.3
1981) 13.1
1983) 13.1
1984) 13.1
1986) 26.3
1988) 13.1
1990) 13.1
1992) 39.4
1993) 13.1
1995) 26.3
1998) 39.4
2000) 13.1
Missing941 
TOTAL32100.0
141) Major or subject: (MAJOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Business/Finance/Accounting/Management13.1
2) Education412.5
3) English/Humanities/Languages39.4
4) Fine arts/Music13.1
6) Medical/Health26.3
7) Natural science/Engineering/Math/Computer science26.3
8) Philosophy/Religion/Theology26.3
9) Social and behavioral science/History1443.8
10) Other39.4
Missing941 
TOTAL32100.0
142) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment? Pastor, co-pastor, associate, or other pastor in a congregation (PASTORAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked26727.5
1) Checked70572.5
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
143) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment? Other position in a congregation (specify) (POSITION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94296.9
1) Checked303.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
144) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment? Non-parish job or ministry (NONPARSH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked78280.5
1) Checked19019.5
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
145) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment? Unemployed (UNEMPLY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93496.1
1) Checked383.9
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
146) Which category(-ies) below describes your current paid employment? Retired from active ministry (RETIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92996.1
1) Checked383.9
Missing6 
TOTAL967100.0
147) Do you consider yourself a full-time or part-time parish pastor? (FULLPART)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time (35 or more hours per week)63588.4
2) Part-time8311.6
Missing255 
TOTAL718100.0
148) [If "part-time,"] Specify hours per week: (HOURS)
TOTAL%
2) 23.0
4) 23.0
8) 23.0
10) 710.6
15) 23.0
16) 11.5
17) 11.5
18) 23.0
20) 1421.2
21) 11.5
23) 11.5
25) 1319.7
26) 11.5
30) 1116.7
31) 11.5
32) 11.5
35) 23.0
40) 11.5
50) 11.5
Missing907 
TOTAL66100.0
149) How many congregations do you currently serve as pastor? (Include here congregations you are serving as stated or temporary supply.) (CONGREG)
TOTAL%
1) One68695.9
2) Two or more yoked congregations202.8
3) Two or more non-yoked congregations91.3
Missing258 
TOTAL715100.0
150) [If you are serving two or more congregations] How many? (MANY)
TOTAL%
2) Three2395.8
3) Four or more14.2
Missing949 
TOTAL24100.0
151) What is the approximate membership of the congregation(s) you serve? (Write the combined membership if you serve two or more.) (MEMBER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL690447.478545
152) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Solo pastor (SOLO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked63265.0
1) Checked34035.0
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
153) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Senior pastor (SENIOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked71573.6
1) Checked25726.4
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
154) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Associate pastor (ASSO)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked86288.7
1) Checked11011.3
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
155) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Co-pastor (COPASTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94497.1
1) Checked282.9
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
156) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Stated or temporary supply (TEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93496.1
1) Checked383.9
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
157) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Designated pastor (DESIGNAT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96399.1
1) Checked90.9
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
158) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Interim pastor (INTERMIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93095.7
1) Checked424.3
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
159) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Tentmaker (TENTMAKE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96699.4
1) Checked60.6
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
160) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Paid parish associate (PAID)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked95498.1
1) Checked181.9
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
161) What position(s) do you have in a congregation? Other (specify) (OTHER2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94296.9
1) Checked303.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
162) Is your non-parish or non-pastoral job or ministry full-time or part-time? (If you have more than one, answer in terms of the combined hours.) (NOPARJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time (35 or more hours per week)15865.3
2) Part-time8434.7
Missing731 
TOTAL242100.0
163) [If "part-time,"] Specify hours per week: (HOURS2)
TOTAL%
1) 11.3
2) 11.3
4) 45.3
5) 56.7
6) 34.0
8) 11.3
9) 11.3
10) 56.7
11) 11.3
12) 34.0
15) 810.7
18) 11.3
19) 11.3
20) 1925.3
24) 22.7
25) 810.7
28) 11.3
30) 56.7
32) 11.3
35) 22.7
40) 11.3
50) 11.3
Missing898 
TOTAL75100.0
164) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Faculty/staff at an educational institution (STAFF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90993.5
1) Checked636.5
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
165) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Chaplain (CHAPLAIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92995.6
1) Checked434.4
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
166) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Missionary/mission co-worker (MISSION)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked97099.8
1) Checked20.2
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
167) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? National staff or middle governing body staff (NATFSTAF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked95798.5
1) Checked151.5
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
168) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Staff of an ecumenical or non-denominational agency (ECUMENIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96499.2
1) Checked80.8
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
169) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Professional pastoral counselor (PROFCOUN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94697.3
1) Checked262.7
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
170) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? Other church-related employment (specify) (OTHCHEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94597.2
1) Checked272.8
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
171) What type of non-parish/non-pastoral job or ministry do you currently have? All other (including "secular") employment (specify) (ALOTHEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88490.9
1) Checked889.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
172) For what type of institution do you work? Military (MILITARY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96599.3
1) Checked70.7
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
173) For what type of institution do you work? Civilian government (CIVLGOVT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96699.4
1) Checked60.6
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
174) For what type of institution do you work? Elementary, middle, or high school (ELEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96098.8
1) Checked121.2
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
175) For what type of institution do you work? College or university (COLLEGE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94096.7
1) Checked323.3
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
176) For what type of institution do you work? Seminary or other theological school (SEMINARY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94397.0
1) Checked293.0
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
177) For what type of institution do you work? Hospital or other medical facility (HOSPITAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93896.5
1) Checked343.5
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
178) For what type of institution do you work? Church/religious body (CHURCH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92294.9
1) Checked505.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
179) For what type of institution do you work? Other non-profit organization (NOPROFIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94096.7
1) Checked323.3
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
180) For what type of institution do you work? For-profit business (FOPROFIT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked92695.3
1) Checked464.7
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
181) For what type of institution do you work? Other (specify) (OTHER3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked93396.0
1) Checked394.0
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
182) Is this organization affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)? (PCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7028.9
2) No17271.1
Missing731 
TOTAL242100.0
183) How old were you when you first began attending a Presbyterian church? (AGEPCUSE)
TOTAL%
0) 151.8
1) 35942.0
2) 212.5
3) 172.0
4) 222.6
5) 364.2
6) 151.8
7) 80.9
8) 161.9
9) 111.3
10) 131.5
11) 121.4
12) 182.1
13) 121.4
14) 80.9
15) 111.3
16) 91.1
17) 60.7
18) 192.2
19) 101.2
20) 212.5
21) 141.6
22) 212.5
23) 151.8
24) 101.2
25) 172.0
26) 111.3
27) 80.9
28) 131.5
29) 101.2
30) 161.9
31) 80.9
32) 50.6
33) 30.4
34) 30.4
35) 111.3
36) 40.5
37) 20.2
39) 10.1
40) 91.1
41) 10.1
42) 20.2
43) 10.1
45) 30.4
48) 30.4
50) 10.1
51) 10.1
52) 20.2
58) 10.1
Missing118 
TOTAL855100.0
184) In what religious denomination were you raised? (Check only one. If you were part of more than one denomination as a child, answer by putting a check by the one that influenced you most.) (DENRAISE)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist626.5
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)101.0
3) Episcopal171.8
4) Lutheran212.2
5) Methodist717.4
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA60563.0
7) Other Presbyterian (specify)161.7
8) Reformed101.0
9) Roman Catholic293.0
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)192.0
11) Independent or Non-denominational171.8
12) Other (specify)596.1
13) None252.6
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
185) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (ISSUES)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative363.8
2) Conservative21422.3
3) Moderate36938.5
4) Liberal26027.1
5) Very liberal798.2
Missing15 
TOTAL958100.0
186) Which statement comes closest to your view of the Bible? (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the word of God, to be taken literally word for word.323.3
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.52654.7
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.32533.8
4) The Bible is not the word of God but contains God's word to us.767.9
5) The Bible is not the word of God but is a valuable book.30.3
Missing11 
TOTAL962100.0
187) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. There is a life beyond death. (LIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree77279.8
2) Agree14715.2
3) Neutral or not sure404.1
4) Disagree70.7
5) Strongly disagree20.2
Missing5 
TOTAL968100.0
188) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Jesus will return to Earth someday. (EARTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree50652.4
2) Agree22122.9
3) Neutral or not sure17418.0
4) Disagree505.2
5) Strongly disagree141.5
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
189) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. An individual should arrive at his or her own religious beliefs independent of any church. (OWNBELIE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree242.5
2) Agree747.7
3) Neutral or not sure737.6
4) Disagree49050.9
5) Strongly disagree30231.4
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
190) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. All the different religions are equally good ways of helping a person find ultimate truth. (EQUALLY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree272.8
2) Agree949.8
3) Neutral or not sure12913.5
4) Disagree36538.1
5) Strongly disagree34235.7
Missing16 
TOTAL957100.0
191) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. The only absolute Truth for humankind is in Jesus Christ. (TRUTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree35136.4
2) Agree23124.0
3) Neutral or not sure11311.7
4) Disagree21021.8
5) Strongly disagree586.0
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
192) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Only followers of Jesus Christ can be saved. (FOLLOWER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree14915.6
2) Agree12813.4
3) Neutral or not sure17618.4
4) Disagree28329.6
5) Strongly disagree22123.1
Missing16 
TOTAL957100.0
193) Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. It is important to share my faith with other people. (SHARE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree55357.1
2) Agree38740.0
3) Neutral or not sure222.3
4) Disagree60.6
Missing5 
TOTAL968100.0
194) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (BIBLEPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily44145.6
2) Several times a week34635.7
3) Weekly919.4
4) Several times a month434.4
5) Once a month222.3
6) Less than once a month252.6
Missing5 
TOTAL968100.0
195) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible with family or friends (BIBLEOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily495.1
2) Several times a week18018.7
3) Weekly33735.1
4) Several times a month10510.9
5) Once a month646.7
6) Less than once a month14615.2
7) Never808.3
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
196) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a Bible study group (BIBLESTY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily181.9
2) Several times a week10911.5
3) Weekly41844.0
4) Several times a month9910.4
5) Once a month717.5
6) Less than once a month14415.1
7) Never929.7
Missing22 
TOTAL951100.0
197) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray privately (PRAYPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily82285.3
2) Several times a week10210.6
3) Weekly202.1
4) Several times a month151.6
5) Once a month10.1
6) Less than once a month30.3
7) Never10.1
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
198) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray with family or friends (PRAYOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily42444.7
2) Several times a week26527.9
3) Weekly12012.6
4) Several times a month576.0
5) Once a month121.3
6) Less than once a month454.7
7) Never262.7
Missing24 
TOTAL949100.0
199) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a prayer group (PRAYGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily252.7
2) Several times a week636.7
3) Weekly23925.4
4) Several times a month848.9
5) Once a month9710.3
6) Less than once a month22323.7
7) Never21022.3
Missing32 
TOTAL941100.0
200) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Use the Internet, in general (GINTERNT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily74177.2
2) Several times a week12112.6
3) Weekly282.9
4) Several times a month202.1
5) Once a month101.0
6) Less than once a month212.2
7) Never192.0
Missing13 
TOTAL960100.0
201) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Send and receive email (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily78381.9
2) Several times a week9910.4
3) Weekly242.5
4) Several times a month161.7
5) Once a month80.8
6) Less than once a month90.9
7) Never171.8
Missing17 
TOTAL956100.0
202) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Use the Internet for religious/spiritual purposes (RINTERNT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily26828.0
2) Several times a week22023.0
3) Weekly11812.3
4) Several times a month10210.7
5) Once a month565.9
6) Less than once a month10310.8
7) Never899.3
Missing17 
TOTAL956100.0
203) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Say grace before meals (SAYGRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily71374.3
2) Several times a week14314.9
3) Weekly262.7
4) Several times a month384.0
5) Once a month101.0
6) Less than once a month242.5
7) Never50.5
Missing14 
TOTAL959100.0
204) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Meet with other ministers in a pastoral support group or peer group (PASTSUPG)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily293.0
2) Several times a week272.8
3) Weekly13714.2
4) Several times a month13514.0
5) Once a month28929.9
6) Less than once a month23424.2
7) Never11612.0
Missing6 
TOTAL967100.0
205) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. Being part of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is an important part of my identity as a Christian. (IDPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree43945.3
2) Agree39941.2
3) Neutral or not sure535.5
4) Disagree676.9
5) Strongly disagree111.1
Missing4 
TOTAL969100.0
206) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. While they may have disagreements from time to time, Christians should remain loyal to one denomination throughout their adult lives. (LOYALDEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree373.8
2) Agree21722.4
3) Neutral or not sure29130.1
4) Disagree35336.5
5) Strongly disagree697.1
Missing6 
TOTAL967100.0
207) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. There are several other denominations where I could belong and be just as satisfied. (DENOMSAT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree798.2
2) Agree39040.4
3) Neutral or not sure20321.0
4) Disagree24925.8
5) Strongly disagree454.7
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
208) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has a clearer understanding of the church's mission in the world today than do most other denominations. (MISPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree485.0
2) Agree22122.8
3) Neutral or not sure29930.9
4) Disagree32934.0
5) Strongly disagree727.4
Missing4 
TOTAL969100.0
209) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. I have a sense of excitement about the future of my congregation. (EXCITFUT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree30932.2
2) Agree40342.0
3) Neutral or not sure14515.1
4) Disagree788.1
5) Strongly disagree242.5
Missing14 
TOTAL959100.0
210) Listed below are a number of statements concerning church membership. For each, indicate your level of agreement or disagreement by checking the box in the appropriate column. I have a sense of excitement about the future of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). (FUTPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree596.1
2) Agree25826.7
3) Neutral or not sure30631.6
4) Disagree26427.3
5) Strongly disagree808.3
Missing6 
TOTAL967100.0
211) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Gay partners who make a legal commitment to each other should be entitled to the same rights and benefits as couples in traditional marriages. (GPARBEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree35236.4
2) Agree27828.7
3) Neutral or not sure818.4
4) Disagree11712.1
5) Strongly disagree13914.4
Missing6 
TOTAL967100.0
212) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Presbyterian ministers should be prohibited from performing ceremonies that bless the union between two people of the same sex. (SSUNION)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24825.6
2) Agree12613.0
3) Neutral or not sure10611.0
4) Disagree20621.3
5) Strongly disagree28229.1
Missing5 
TOTAL968100.0
213) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. It should be OK for two people of the same sex to hold a union ceremony in a Presbyterian church. (UNIONCER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24225.1
2) Agree21221.9
3) Neutral or not sure11011.4
4) Disagree14314.8
5) Strongly disagree25926.8
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
214) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. In general, a person who has sex with someone of the same sex is committing a sin. (SAMESEX)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree22523.4
2) Agree16116.7
3) Neutral or not sure14014.5
4) Disagree20621.4
5) Strongly disagree23124.0
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
215) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Same-sex couples should be allowed to marry. (SSMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree23324.2
2) Agree17117.8
3) Neutral or not sure12813.3
4) Disagree17418.1
5) Strongly disagree25626.6
Missing11 
TOTAL962100.0
216) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Decisions on ordination to the ministry of the Word and Sacrament of sexually active gay and lesbian persons should be left for each presbytery to make on a case-by-case basis. (GAYORDIN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21021.7
2) Agree21822.5
3) Neutral or not sure717.3
4) Disagree17117.7
5) Strongly disagree29730.7
Missing6 
TOTAL967100.0
217) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Same-sex couples should be allowed to adopt children. (ADPTCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29830.9
2) Agree27328.3
3) Neutral or not sure12513.0
4) Disagree12412.8
5) Strongly disagree14515.0
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
218) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. I would be comfortable with a pastor who is gay or lesbian. (GAYPASTR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree27028.0
2) Agree23023.8
3) Neutral or not sure12212.6
4) Disagree13213.7
5) Strongly disagree21121.9
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
219) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of deacon? (GAYDEAC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely40041.7
2) Yes, probably13213.8
3) Not sure616.4
4) No, probably not9810.2
5) No, definitely not26928.0
Missing13 
TOTAL960100.0
220) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of elder? (GAYELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely39941.5
2) Yes, probably12412.9
3) Not sure606.2
4) No, probably not10210.6
5) No, definitely not27628.7
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
221) Would you personally like to see the PC(USA) permit sexually active gay and lesbian persons to be ordained to the office of minister of the Word and Sacrament? (GAYMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely37238.7
2) Yes, probably12112.6
3) Not sure636.6
4) No, probably not9610.0
5) No, definitely not30932.2
Missing12 
TOTAL961100.0
222) What is your sex? (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female31132.2
2) Male65567.8
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
223) What is your present age? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL96652.53910
224) Which of the categories below most closely describes the place in which you currently live? (LIVE)
TOTAL%
1) In open country, but not on a farm626.4
2) On a farm80.8
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000 population)31732.9
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000 population)15516.1
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city717.4
6) In a large city (over 250,000 population)13814.3
7) In a suburb near a large city21322.1
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
225) Which of the categories below most closely describes the place where your congregation is located? (CONGLOC)
TOTAL%
1) In open country, but not on a farm394.4
2) On a farm50.6
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000 population)31935.8
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000 population)16318.3
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city495.5
6) In a large city (over 250,000 population)14416.2
7) In a suburb near a large city17219.3
Missing82 
TOTAL891100.0
226) What is your present marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married80984.0
2) Not married15416.0
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
227) If not currently married; have you ever been married? (MARRY)
TOTAL%
1) No, never married6946.0
2) Yes, am now widowed106.7
3) Yes, am now divorced6744.7
4) Yes, am both widowed and divorced42.7
Missing823 
TOTAL150100.0
228) If currently married: have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? (PREMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, was widowed121.6
2) Yes, was divorced14318.9
3) Yes, both widowed and divorced10.1
4) No60079.4
Missing217 
TOTAL756100.0
229) What is the highest level of education completed by your spouse? (SEDUC)
TOTAL%
2) Some high school10.1
3) High school diploma192.3
4) Some college, but no degree637.8
5) Associate's degree263.2
6) Bachelor's degree17221.2
7) Some graduate work9111.2
8) Graduate degree43954.1
Missing162 
TOTAL811100.0
230) Is your husband or wife an ordained minister? (SMINISTR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12916.0
2) No67884.0
Missing166 
TOTAL807100.0
231) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Employed full-time (SFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked54456.1
1) Checked42543.9
Missing4 
TOTAL969100.0
232) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Employed part-time (SPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked82584.9
1) Checked14715.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
233) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Self-employed (SSELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked88691.2
1) Checked868.8
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
234) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Unemployed (SUNEMPLY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94697.3
1) Checked262.7
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
235) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Retired (SRETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked90493.0
1) Checked687.0
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
236) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Full-time homemaker (SHOMEMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked89391.9
1) Checked798.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
237) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Student (SSTUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96098.8
1) Checked121.2
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
238) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Other (specify) (SOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96098.8
1) Checked121.2
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
239) If your husband or wife is employed full-time, part-time, or self-employed, please indicate the average hours worked per week over the last year. (SHRWK)
TOTAL%
0) 20.3
2) 10.2
3) 10.2
4) 20.3
5) 40.6
6) 10.2
8) 30.5
10) 152.3
12) 71.1
14) 10.2
15) 132.0
16) 30.5
17) 10.2
18) 71.1
20) 507.7
22) 10.2
23) 10.2
24) 40.6
25) 213.2
27) 10.2
30) 396.0
32) 101.5
34) 10.2
35) 264.0
36) 30.5
37) 20.3
38) 60.9
40) 15423.7
42) 10.2
43) 20.3
45) 548.3
47) 10.2
48) 132.0
50) 9815.1
52) 10.2
53) 20.3
55) 324.9
58) 20.3
60) 467.1
65) 40.6
70) 71.1
71) 10.2
75) 10.2
80) 30.5
90) 10.2
99) 10.2
Missing323 
TOTAL650100.0
240) Please indicate the faith or denomination in which your husband or wife was raised (if more than one, select the one in which she or he was most involved). (SFAITH)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist8110.0
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)101.2
3) Episcopal273.3
4) Lutheran465.7
5) Methodist10913.5
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA31138.4
7) Other Presbyterian111.4
8) Reformed91.1
9) Roman Catholic708.7
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)263.2
11) Independent or non-denominational111.4
12) Other (specify)769.4
13) None222.7
Missing164 
TOTAL809100.0
241) Please indicate the faith or denomination in which your husband or wife is currently affiliated. (SFAITH2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist20.3
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)20.3
3) Episcopal91.1
4) Lutheran70.9
5) Methodist91.1
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA71690.3
7) Other Presbyterian10.1
9) Roman Catholic121.5
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)81.0
11) Independent or non-denominational30.4
12) Other (specify)151.9
13) None91.1
Missing180 
TOTAL793100.0
242) How many children do you have? (If none, write 0.) Include any legally adopted children; exclude stepchildren unless legally adopted. (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None15315.9
1) 112012.5
2) 241142.7
3) 320421.2
4) 4606.2
5) 560.6
6) 650.5
7) 710.1
8) 810.1
11) 1110.1
Missing11 
TOTAL962100.0
243) Do you currently live in a manse or other housing provided by your congregation? (MANSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13914.4
2) No82685.6
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
244) How many persons, including yourself, live in your household? (Do not count students who live elsewhere while they attend college or university.) (PERSONS)
TOTAL%
1) I live alone10911.2
2) Two of us43745.0
3) Three of us17117.6
4) Four of us17017.5
5) Five of us636.5
6) Six of us161.6
7) Seven or more of us50.5
8) Not applicable (I live in a dormitory, nursing home or other institutional housing10.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
245) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged under 6 years? (AGE6)
TOTAL%
0) None26170.9
1) One6417.4
2) Two3710.1
3) Three51.4
4) Four10.3
Missing605 
TOTAL368100.0
246) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 6–12 years? (AGE12)
TOTAL%
0) None25258.3
1) One12128.0
2) Two4710.9
3) Three112.5
4) Four10.2
Missing541 
TOTAL432100.0
247) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 13–17 years? (AGE17)
TOTAL%
0) None24055.2
1) One13130.1
2) Two5813.3
3) Three40.9
4) Four20.5
Missing538 
TOTAL435100.0
248) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 18–24 years? (AGE24)
TOTAL%
0) None25977.1
1) One6318.8
2) Two133.9
5) Five10.3
Missing637 
TOTAL336100.0
249) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 25 years and over? (AGE25)
TOTAL%
0) None10.1
1) One13313.8
2) Two77880.7
3) Three474.9
4) Four30.3
5) Five10.1
9) Nine-more10.1
Missing9 
TOTAL964100.0
250) From the list below, select the choice which best describes all of the people in the household in which you live. (PEOPLE)
TOTAL%
1) A single adult, living alone10410.8
2) A single parent, living with one or more children262.7
3) A married couple, no children in household39841.2
4) A married couple, living with one or more children38239.5
5) Some other arrangement (please describe your household here)575.9
Missing6 
TOTAL967100.0
251) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat54256.3
2) Independent20321.1
3) Republican20120.9
4) Other (specify)171.8
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0
252) What is your race or origin? White or Caucasian (RACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked606.2
1) Checked91293.8
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
253) What is your race or origin? Black or African American (RACE2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked95598.3
1) Checked171.7
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
254) What is your race or origin? Indian (American) or Alaska native (RACE3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked96098.8
1) Checked121.2
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
255) What is your race or origin? Asian or Pacific Islander (RACE4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked94897.5
1) Checked242.5
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
256) What is your race or origin? Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (RACE5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked95898.6
1) Checked141.4
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
257) What is your race or origin? Some other race (specify) (RACE6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked97099.8
1) Checked20.2
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
258) Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2004? (If you live alone, or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,00030.3
2) $10,000-$14,99940.4
3) $15,000-$19,99960.6
4) $20,000-$29,999303.1
5) $30,000-$39,999757.8
6) $40,000-$49,999939.7
7) $50,000-$59,99912212.7
8) $60,000-$69,9999910.3
9) $70,000-$79,99910110.5
10) $80,000-$89,999818.5
11) $90,000-$99,9999610.0
12) $100,000-$124,99912412.9
13) $125,000-$149,999666.9
14) $150,000-$199,999313.2
15) $200,000-$249,999101.0
16) $250,000 or more171.8
Missing15 
TOTAL958100.0
259) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To your congregation, in regular giving (not including special offerings or contributions to a capital campaign). (GIVING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes81584.5
2) No15015.5
Missing8 
TOTAL965100.0
260) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTGIVE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL8785879.39633904
261) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To your congregation, in giving to a special capital campaign, for example for a new or remodeled building, or for a new program for the church. (CAPCAMP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes40543.7
2) No52156.3
Missing47 
TOTAL926100.0
262) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTCAP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3694385.04352071
263) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To your congregation, in response to a special appeal for a ministry supported by the congregation, presbytery, or Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), including the denomination-wide special offerings -- One Great Hour of Sharing, Pentecost, Peacemaking, and Christmas Joy. (SPECAPP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes73677.1
2) No21922.9
Missing18 
TOTAL955100.0
264) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTSPEC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7758233.94287673
265) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To all religious groups or religious causes outside the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). (OUTPCUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53657.6
2) No39442.4
Missing43 
TOTAL930100.0
266) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (ALLCAUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL54710397.04895181
267) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To non-religious charities, community organizations, or social causes. (NONRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes73377.0
2) No21923.0
Missing21 
TOTAL952100.0
268) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTNOREL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL77810786.22696084
269) Response form: (RESPFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper85087.4
2) Web12212.6
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
270) Pastor (PASTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Non-pastor32233.1
1) Pastor65066.9
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
271) Sample (SAMPLE1)
TOTAL%
3) Pastors65066.9
4) Specialized clergy32233.1
Missing1 
TOTAL972100.0
272) I-AGE: What is your present age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 409910.2
2) 40-4923524.3
3) 50-6455857.8
4) 65+747.7
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
273) I-GENDER: What is your sex? (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Female31132.2
2) Male65567.8
Missing7 
TOTAL966100.0
274) I-INCOME: Which of these categories best describes your total family income from all sources, before taxes, during 2004? (If you live alone, or with non-relatives, answer in terms of your own personal income.) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20K131.4
2) $20K-$49,99919820.7
3) $50K-$99,99949952.1
4) $100K+24825.9
Missing15 
TOTAL958100.0
275) I-PARTYID: Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat54256.3
2) Independent20321.1
3) Republican20120.9
4) Other (specify)171.8
Missing10 
TOTAL963100.0