Presbyterian Panel Survey, November 2007 - Women in the Church, Members

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Survey number (CODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL398976.447547
2) If you are specialized clergy and do not attend the same congregation regularly, check here and skip over questions that ask about your congregation. (SPCLERGY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39799.7
1) Checked10.3
TOTAL398100.0
3) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Elder (Q1AELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable30.8
2) Not very comfortable41.0
4) Somewhat comfortable92.3
5) Comfortable102.5
6) Mostly comfortable4210.6
7) Very comfortable31980.8
8) Don't know/not applicable82.0
Missing3 
TOTAL395100.0
4) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Deacon (Q1BDEAC)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable30.8
2) Not very comfortable20.5
3) Not comfortable10.3
4) Somewhat comfortable51.3
5) Comfortable71.8
6) Mostly comfortable246.2
7) Very comfortable30277.6
8) Don't know/not applicable4511.6
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
5) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Liturgist during worship (Q1CLITUR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable30.8
2) Not very comfortable10.3
3) Not comfortable20.5
4) Somewhat comfortable123.1
5) Comfortable102.6
6) Mostly comfortable359.0
7) Very comfortable31881.5
8) Don't know/not applicable92.3
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
6) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Sunday school teacher (Q1DTEACH)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable20.5
4) Somewhat comfortable10.3
5) Comfortable51.3
6) Mostly comfortable194.8
7) Very comfortable36292.1
8) Don't know/not applicable41.0
Missing5 
TOTAL393100.0
7) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Clerk of session (Q1ECLERK)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable61.5
2) Not very comfortable20.5
4) Somewhat comfortable123.0
5) Comfortable143.6
6) Mostly comfortable389.6
7) Very comfortable29374.4
8) Don't know/not applicable297.4
Missing4 
TOTAL394100.0
8) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Committee chair (Q1FCHAIR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable61.5
2) Not very comfortable20.5
3) Not comfortable10.3
4) Somewhat comfortable20.5
5) Comfortable102.5
6) Mostly comfortable4010.1
7) Very comfortable32281.5
8) Don't know/not applicable123.0
Missing3 
TOTAL395100.0
9) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Christian educator (Q1GEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable20.5
2) Not very comfortable10.3
3) Not comfortable10.3
4) Somewhat comfortable51.3
5) Comfortable30.8
6) Mostly comfortable338.4
7) Very comfortable33786.2
8) Don't know/not applicable92.3
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
10) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Guest preacher (Q1HGUEST)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable51.3
2) Not very comfortable30.8
3) Not comfortable51.3
4) Somewhat comfortable205.1
5) Comfortable297.4
6) Mostly comfortable4712.0
7) Very comfortable27469.7
8) Don't know/not applicable102.5
Missing5 
TOTAL393100.0
11) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Pastor, in general (Q1IPASTR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable112.9
2) Not very comfortable71.8
3) Not comfortable215.5
4) Somewhat comfortable194.9
5) Comfortable389.9
6) Mostly comfortable5514.3
7) Very comfortable20553.2
8) Don't know/not applicable297.5
Missing13 
TOTAL385100.0
12) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women, in general, in each of these congregational roles? Head of staff (head pastor) in a congregation with more than one pastor (Q1JHOS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable164.3
2) Not very comfortable82.1
3) Not comfortable102.7
4) Somewhat comfortable256.7
5) Comfortable297.8
6) Mostly comfortable4411.8
7) Very comfortable11831.6
8) Don't know/not applicable12433.2
Missing24 
TOTAL374100.0
13) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Elder (Q2AELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable143.6
2) Not very comfortable61.5
3) Not comfortable20.5
4) Somewhat comfortable266.6
5) Comfortable82.0
6) Mostly comfortable235.9
7) Very comfortable15439.3
8) Don't know/not applicable15940.6
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
14) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Deacon (Q2BDEAC)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable123.1
2) Not very comfortable41.0
4) Somewhat comfortable225.6
5) Comfortable51.3
6) Mostly comfortable194.9
7) Very comfortable15138.7
8) Don't know/not applicable17745.4
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
15) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Liturgist during worship (Q2CLITUR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable112.8
2) Not very comfortable71.8
4) Somewhat comfortable256.4
5) Comfortable61.5
6) Mostly comfortable205.1
7) Very comfortable16241.5
8) Don't know/not applicable15940.8
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
16) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Sunday school teacher (Q2DTEACH)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable82.0
2) Not very comfortable41.0
3) Not comfortable20.5
4) Somewhat comfortable266.6
5) Comfortable20.5
6) Mostly comfortable225.6
7) Very comfortable16842.7
8) Don't know/not applicable16141.0
Missing5 
TOTAL393100.0
17) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Clerk of session (Q2ECLERK)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable133.3
2) Not very comfortable82.1
3) Not comfortable20.5
4) Somewhat comfortable266.7
5) Comfortable20.5
6) Mostly comfortable174.4
7) Very comfortable14236.4
8) Don't know/not applicable18046.2
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
18) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Committee chair (Q2FCHAIR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable123.1
2) Not very comfortable51.3
3) Not comfortable51.3
4) Somewhat comfortable266.6
5) Comfortable20.5
6) Mostly comfortable235.9
7) Very comfortable15740.2
8) Don't know/not applicable16141.2
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
19) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Christian educator (Q2GEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable112.8
2) Not very comfortable30.8
3) Not comfortable30.8
4) Somewhat comfortable276.9
5) Comfortable51.3
6) Mostly comfortable235.9
7) Very comfortable15639.9
8) Don't know/not applicable16341.7
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
20) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Guest preacher (Q2HGUEST)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable102.6
2) Not very comfortable30.8
3) Not comfortable51.3
4) Somewhat comfortable297.4
5) Comfortable133.3
6) Mostly comfortable266.7
7) Very comfortable15439.5
8) Don't know/not applicable15038.5
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
21) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Pastor, in general (Q2IPASTR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable184.6
2) Not very comfortable71.8
3) Not comfortable82.1
4) Somewhat comfortable266.7
5) Comfortable153.9
6) Mostly comfortable215.4
7) Very comfortable10627.2
8) Don't know/not applicable18848.3
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
22) How comfortable are people in your congregation with women of color, in particular, in these congregational roles? Head of staff (head pastor) in a congregation with more than one pastor (Q2JHOS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable226.1
2) Not very comfortable92.5
3) Not comfortable51.4
4) Somewhat comfortable164.5
5) Comfortable195.3
6) Mostly comfortable246.7
7) Very comfortable5916.5
8) Don't know/not applicable20457.0
Missing40 
TOTAL358100.0
23) How many times in the last three years have you heard someone comment that, in general, women are better church leaders than men? (Q3AWOMEN)
TOTAL%
1) None that I can recall31480.7
2) Once or twice379.5
3) A few times235.9
4) Several times112.8
5) Many times41.0
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
24) How many times in the last three years have you heard someone comment that, in general, gender has no effect on whether one is a good church leader? (Q3BGENDR)
TOTAL%
1) None that I can recall29073.8
2) Once or twice297.4
3) A few times256.4
4) Several times307.6
5) Many times194.8
Missing5 
TOTAL393100.0
25) How many times in the last three years have you heard someone comment that, in general, men are better church leaders than women? (Q3CMEN)
TOTAL%
1) None that I can recall30979.6
2) Once or twice4010.3
3) A few times246.2
4) Several times123.1
5) Many times30.8
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
26) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Pastor (Q5APASTR)
TOTAL%
1) A man14436.6
2) A woman30.8
3) No preference23860.6
4) No opinion82.0
Missing5 
TOTAL393100.0
27) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Clerk of session (Q5BCLERK)
TOTAL%
1) A man379.4
2) A woman143.6
3) No preference32883.7
4) No opinion133.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
28) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Christian educator (Q5CEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) A man61.5
2) A woman266.6
3) No preference34889.0
4) No opinion112.8
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
29) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Sunday school teacher (Q5DTEACH)
TOTAL%
1) A man30.8
2) A woman297.4
3) No preference35389.6
4) No opinion92.3
Missing4 
TOTAL394100.0
30) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Choir director (Q5ECHOIR)
TOTAL%
1) A man153.8
2) A woman194.8
3) No preference34989.0
4) No opinion92.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
31) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Liturgist during worship (Q5FLITUR)
TOTAL%
1) A man153.8
2) A woman41.0
3) No preference36292.1
4) No opinion123.1
Missing5 
TOTAL393100.0
32) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Committee chair (Q5GCHAIR)
TOTAL%
1) A man184.6
2) A woman30.8
3) No preference36392.1
4) No opinion102.5
Missing4 
TOTAL394100.0
33) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Guest preacher (Q5HGUEST)
TOTAL%
1) A man4511.4
2) A woman20.5
3) No preference33885.8
4) No opinion92.3
Missing4 
TOTAL394100.0
34) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Elder (Q5IELDER)
TOTAL%
1) A man287.1
2) A woman30.8
3) No preference35089.3
4) No opinion112.8
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
35) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your congregation: Deacon (Q5JDEAC)
TOTAL%
1) A man71.8
2) A woman112.8
3) No preference34287.2
4) No opinion328.2
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
36) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your presbytery: Moderator (Q5KMODER)
TOTAL%
1) A man5113.0
2) A woman71.8
3) No preference31480.1
4) No opinion205.1
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
37) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your presbytery: Stated clerk (Q5LSTCLK)
TOTAL%
1) A man307.6
2) A woman82.0
3) No preference33284.3
4) No opinion246.1
Missing4 
TOTAL394100.0
38) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your presbytery: Executive presbyter/general presbyter (Q5MEPRES)
TOTAL%
1) A man4812.2
2) A woman51.3
3) No preference31680.4
4) No opinion246.1
Missing5 
TOTAL393100.0
39) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In your presbytery: Other presbytery staff (Q5NOPRES)
TOTAL%
1) A man92.3
2) A woman61.5
3) No preference35189.8
4) No opinion256.4
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
40) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In the national church: Stated clerk of the General Assembly (Q5OGACLK)
TOTAL%
1) A man4210.7
2) A woman10.3
3) No preference31480.1
4) No opinion358.9
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
41) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In the national church: Moderator of the General Assembly (Q5PGAMOD)
TOTAL%
1) A man4210.7
2) A woman30.8
3) No preference31480.1
4) No opinion338.4
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
42) Overall, do you prefer a man or a woman for each of the following positions? In the national church: Executive director of the General Assembly Council (Q5QGAED)
TOTAL%
1) A man4712.0
2) A woman20.5
3) No preference30778.5
4) No opinion359.0
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
43) In recent years, has your congregation made deliberate efforts to have both men and women as elders? (Q6AELDER)
TOTAL%
1) No184.7
2) Yes30780.6
3) Don't know5614.7
Missing17 
TOTAL381100.0
44) In recent years, has your congregation made deliberate efforts to have both men and women as deacons? (Q6BDEAC)
TOTAL%
1) No205.5
2) Yes26573.2
3) Don't know7721.3
Missing36 
TOTAL362100.0
45) In recent years, has your congregation made deliberate efforts to have both men and women as liturgists? (Q6CLITUR)
TOTAL%
1) No205.3
2) Yes28675.7
3) Don't know7219.0
Missing20 
TOTAL378100.0
46) In recent years, has your congregation made deliberate efforts to have both men and women as other church leaders? (Q6DOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) No225.8
2) Yes28675.5
3) Don't know7118.7
Missing19 
TOTAL379100.0
47) Were you on the Pastor Nominating Committee or otherwise involved in the search process the last time your congregation looked for a new pastor? (Here "pastor" refers to a solo pastor or head of staff, not an associate pastor.) (Q7PNC)
TOTAL%
1) No—Skip to Q934491.0
2) Yes, on PNC266.9
3) Yes, in another capacity82.1
Missing20 
TOTAL378100.0
48) During that search, were deliberate efforts made to attract both men and women among the applicants? (Q8AAPPB)
TOTAL%
1) No1225.5
2) Yes1940.4
3) Don't know1634.0
Missing351 
TOTAL47100.0
49) During that search, did the four or five applicants most seriously considered for pastor include at least one woman? (Q8BAPPW)
TOTAL%
1) No1429.8
2) Yes1736.2
3) Don't know1634.0
Missing351 
TOTAL47100.0
50) Did these four or five applicants include at least one woman of color? (Q8CAPPWC)
TOTAL%
1) No2451.1
2) Yes48.5
3) Don't know1940.4
Missing351 
TOTAL47100.0
51) Is there an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation? No. (Q9PWCIRC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked37293.5
1) Checked266.5
TOTAL398100.0
52) Is there an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation? Yes, PW. (Q9PWCIR1)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked8621.6
1) Checked31278.4
TOTAL398100.0
53) Is there an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation? Yes, other (specify). (Q9PWCIR2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked35388.7
1) Checked4511.3
TOTAL398100.0
54) Is there an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation? I don't know. (Q9PWCIR3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked37895.0
1) Checked205.0
TOTAL398100.0
55) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Providing opportunities for mission? (Q10AMISS)
TOTAL%
1) No195.9
2) Yes23573.0
3) Don't know6821.1
Missing76 
TOTAL322100.0
56) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Offering one or more Bible studies? (Q10BBIBL)
TOTAL%
1) No185.5
2) Yes25879.1
3) Don't know5015.3
Missing72 
TOTAL326100.0
57) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Providing cooks/servers for church events/meals/receptions? (Q10CCOOK)
TOTAL%
1) No4112.7
2) Yes22669.8
3) Don't know5717.6
Missing74 
TOTAL324100.0
58) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Doing ministry with the homebound? (Q10DHOME)
TOTAL%
1) No5015.6
2) Yes15648.6
3) Don't know11535.8
Missing77 
TOTAL321100.0
59) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Developing congregational leaders? (Q10ELEAD)
TOTAL%
1) No5416.9
2) Yes12137.8
3) Don't know14545.3
Missing78 
TOTAL320100.0
60) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Coordinating new-member programs? (Q10FPROG)
TOTAL%
1) No9630.2
2) Yes8526.7
3) Don't know13743.1
Missing80 
TOTAL318100.0
61) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Engaging in advocacy on social issues? (Q10GADVO)
TOTAL%
1) No7724.1
2) Yes11335.4
3) Don't know12940.4
Missing79 
TOTAL319100.0
62) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Planning fellowship events for the congregation? (Q10HPLAN)
TOTAL%
1) No5416.9
2) Yes19159.9
3) Don't know7423.2
Missing79 
TOTAL319100.0
63) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Offering prayer ministries? (Q10IPRAY)
TOTAL%
1) No4112.9
2) Yes18457.7
3) Don't know9429.5
Missing79 
TOTAL319100.0
64) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Decorating the sanctuary? (Q10JDECO)
TOTAL%
1) No7423.2
2) Yes15949.8
3) Don't know8627.0
Missing79 
TOTAL319100.0
65) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Cleaning church facilities? (Q10KCLEN)
TOTAL%
1) No11435.7
2) Yes10633.2
3) Don't know9931.0
Missing79 
TOTAL319100.0
66) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Providing fundraisers for the congregation? (Q10LFUND)
TOTAL%
1) No8827.2
2) Yes12739.3
3) Don't know10833.4
Missing75 
TOTAL323100.0
67) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Receiving national PW offerings? (Q10MOFFR)
TOTAL%
1) No278.3
2) Yes16250.0
3) Don't know13541.7
Missing74 
TOTAL324100.0
68) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Contributing to the church's annual budget? (Q10NBUDG)
TOTAL%
1) No7021.8
2) Yes12438.6
3) Don't know12739.6
Missing77 
TOTAL321100.0
69) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Contributing funds to other church needs? (Q10ONEED)
TOTAL%
1) No226.9
2) Yes19560.7
3) Don't know10432.4
Missing77 
TOTAL321100.0
70) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Providing an entry point for new members? (Q10PENTR)
TOTAL%
1) No4112.9
2) Yes14545.7
3) Don't know13141.3
Missing81 
TOTAL317100.0
71) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Please indicate whether in recent years PW as an organization has been doing each activity in your congregation. Is PW Currently: Other (specify) (Q10QOTHR)
TOTAL%
1) Suggestion of Activity-Event-Program743.8
3) Don't have PW/Presbyterian Women, but some/most/all these things being done by other women's group(s)425.0
4) Other comment531.3
Missing382 
TOTAL16100.0
72) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Providing opportunities for mission (Q11AMISS)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39198.2
1) Circled71.8
TOTAL398100.0
73) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Offering one or more Bible studies (Q11BBIBL)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39298.5
1) Circled61.5
TOTAL398100.0
74) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Providing cooks/servers for church events/meals/receptions (Q11CCOOK)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39298.5
1) Circled61.5
TOTAL398100.0
75) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Doing ministry with the homebound (Q11DHOME)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled37995.2
1) Circled194.8
TOTAL398100.0
76) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Developing congregational leaders (Q11ELEAD)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39098.0
1) Circled82.0
TOTAL398100.0
77) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Coordinating new-member programs (Q11FPROG)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled38296.0
1) Circled164.0
TOTAL398100.0
78) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Engaging in advocacy on social issues (Q11GADVO)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled38596.7
1) Circled133.3
TOTAL398100.0
79) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Planning fellowship events for the congregation (Q11HPLAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled38897.5
1) Circled102.5
TOTAL398100.0
80) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Offering prayer ministries (Q11IPRAY)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled38697.0
1) Circled123.0
TOTAL398100.0
81) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Decorating the sanctuary (Q11JDECO)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39398.7
1) Circled51.3
TOTAL398100.0
82) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Cleaning church facilities (Q11KCLEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39599.2
1) Circled30.8
TOTAL398100.0
83) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Providing fundraisers for the congregation (Q11LFUND)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39198.2
1) Circled71.8
TOTAL398100.0
84) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Receiving national PW offerings (Q11MOFFR)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled398100.0
TOTAL398100.0
85) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Contributing to the church's annual budget (Q11NBUDG)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39298.5
1) Circled61.5
TOTAL398100.0
86) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Contributing funds to other church needs (Q11ONEED)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39398.7
1) Circled51.3
TOTAL398100.0
87) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Providing an entry point for new members (Q11PENTR)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled38095.5
1) Circled184.5
TOTAL398100.0
88) [If there is an active Presbyterian Women (PW) circle or other women's group in your congregation] Circle the letter (below) of any of these activities that PW is not currently doing in your congregation that you would like it to do: Other (specify) (Q11QOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not circled39699.5
1) Circled20.5
TOTAL398100.0
89) Does your congregation use gender-inclusive language when referring to the people of God (e.g., "brothers and sisters" instead of "brothers"; "children of God" rather than "sons of God") during worship services? (Q12AWORS)
TOTAL%
1) Never266.7
2) Yes, but rarely133.3
3) Yes, occasionally4511.5
4) Yes, most of the time16542.3
5) Yes, always8321.3
6) Not sure5814.9
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
90) Does your congregation use gender-inclusive language when referring to the people of God (e.g., "brothers and sisters" instead of "brothers"; "children of God" rather than "sons of God") during the church newsletter and bulletin? (Q12BNEWS)
TOTAL%
1) Never297.7
2) Yes, but rarely133.5
3) Yes, occasionally359.3
4) Yes, most of the time14538.6
5) Yes, always8322.1
6) Not sure7118.9
Missing22 
TOTAL376100.0
91) How comfortable are you with the use of gender-inclusive language when referring to the people of God? (Q13LANG)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable277.0
2) Not very comfortable92.3
3) Not comfortable123.1
4) Somewhat comfortable4511.6
5) Comfortable153.9
6) Mostly comfortable4912.7
7) Very comfortable18748.3
8) No opinion4311.1
Missing11 
TOTAL387100.0
92) Does your congregation use expansive language when referring to God ("expansive language" means using the wide variety of terms for God found in the Bible and church tradition—e.g., creator, shepherd, potter, mother hen, wisdom—rather than relying on the same few terms over and over) during worship services? (Q14AWORS)
TOTAL%
1) Never328.2
2) Yes, but rarely5814.9
3) Yes, occasionally10326.5
4) Yes, most of the time12231.4
5) Yes, always348.7
6) Not sure4010.3
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
93) Does your congregation use expansive language when referring to God ("expansive language" means using the wide variety of terms for God found in the Bible and church tradition—e.g., creator, shepherd, potter, mother hen, wisdom—rather than relying on the same few terms over and over) during the church newsletter and bulletin? (Q14BNEWS)
TOTAL%
1) Never4211.1
2) Yes, but rarely6116.1
3) Yes, occasionally9123.9
4) Yes, most of the time10327.1
5) Yes, always307.9
6) Not sure5313.9
Missing18 
TOTAL380100.0
94) How comfortable are you with the use of expansive language when referring to God? (Q15EXPAN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all comfortable4411.3
2) Not very comfortable225.6
3) Not comfortable194.9
4) Somewhat comfortable5814.9
5) Comfortable225.6
6) Mostly comfortable5915.1
7) Very comfortable13233.8
8) No opinion348.7
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
95) In worship at your congregation, how often are gender-specific terms used to refer to God (e.g., "Father," "He," "Mother," "She")? (Q16GENSP)
TOTAL%
1) Never369.6
2) Rarely6216.5
3) Occasionally9525.3
4) Often13134.8
5) Very often5213.8
Missing22 
TOTAL376100.0
96) Are the gender-specific words for God used in worship at your congregation entirely male, entirely female, or some combination of both? (Q17GOD)
TOTAL%
1) Entirely male14136.8
2) Almost all male7118.5
3) Mostly male4812.5
4) Half male, half female5815.1
5) Mostly female30.8
6) Almost all female10.3
7) Entirely female10.3
8) Not sure6015.7
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
97) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Our language about God should be varied and diverse, reflecting the wide range of terms to describe God that are found in the Bible and the Reformed tradition. (Q18ALANG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree184.8
2) Disagree349.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree10227.1
4) Agree16243.1
5) Strongly agree6016.0
Missing22 
TOTAL376100.0
98) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. It offends me when someone uses terms other than "Father, Son, and Holy Spirit" to refer to the persons of the Trinity. (Q18BTRIN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree6517.1
2) Disagree8221.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree9525.0
4) Agree8722.9
5) Strongly agree5113.4
Missing18 
TOTAL380100.0
99) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. As a child I pictured God to be of male gender. (Q18CCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree92.3
2) Disagree41.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree143.6
4) Agree17043.9
5) Strongly agree19049.1
Missing11 
TOTAL387100.0
100) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. God is best understood in masculine terms. (Q18DMASC)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree4211.0
2) Disagree4912.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree11028.9
4) Agree11831.0
5) Strongly agree6216.3
Missing17 
TOTAL381100.0
101) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. The Bible contains many female images of God. (Q18EBIBL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree5514.7
2) Disagree12734.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree12132.4
4) Agree5213.9
5) Strongly agree195.1
Missing24 
TOTAL374100.0
102) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Using male terms to refer to God seems natural to me. (Q18FNATR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree102.6
2) Disagree153.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree4110.7
4) Agree19551.0
5) Strongly agree12131.7
Missing16 
TOTAL382100.0
103) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. Use of gender-inclusive language is consistent with the overall message of the Bible. (Q18GMESS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree225.9
2) Disagree4612.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree13435.7
4) Agree13134.9
5) Strongly agree4211.2
Missing23 
TOTAL375100.0
104) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. God is the creator of gender, and thus not subject to it. (Q18HCREA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree215.7
2) Disagree236.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree12433.6
4) Agree13035.2
5) Strongly agree7119.2
Missing29 
TOTAL369100.0
105) Are there worship services in your congregation conducted entirely or primarily in a language other than English? (Q19OLANG)
TOTAL%
1) No36794.3
2) Yes184.6
3) Not sure41.0
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
106) [If there are worship services in your congregation conducted entirely or primarily in a language other than English] What other language(s) is (are) used? (Q19LANG1)
TOTAL%
1) Spanish743.8
2) Korean531.3
3) Arabic16.3
4) Chinese16.3
12) Sudanese16.3
27) Neuv16.3
Missing382 
TOTAL16100.0
107) [If there are worship services in your congregation conducted entirely or primarily in a language other than English] What other language(s) is (are) used? (Q19LANG2)
TOTAL%
2) Korean1100.0
Missing397 
TOTAL1100.0
108) Think about various church resources you have seen in the last two years—things like Sunday school curriculum, special offering promotional materials, items on the Website pcusa.org. When it comes to photographs in these resources, do you think they show too few, too many, or about the right number of people who are women? (Q20AWOMN)
TOTAL%
1) Too many30.8
2) Too few174.3
3) The right number22256.6
4) Don't know/no opinion15038.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
109) Think about various church resources you have seen in the last two years—things like Sunday school curriculum, special offering promotional materials, items on the Website pcusa.org. When it comes to photographs in these resources, do you think they show too few, too many, or about the right number of people who are persons of color (Black, Hispanic, Native American, or Asian)? (Q20BPOC)
TOTAL%
1) Too many112.8
2) Too few5113.0
3) The right number15740.1
4) Don't know/no opinion17344.1
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
110) Think about various church resources you have seen in the last two years—things like Sunday school curriculum, special offering promotional materials, items on the Website pcusa.org. When it comes to photographs in these resources, do you think they show too few, too many, or about the right number of people who are women of color, in particular? (Q20CWOC)
TOTAL%
1) Too many71.8
2) Too few5113.1
3) The right number13334.2
4) Don't know/no opinion19850.9
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
111) Does your congregation use the Presbyterian Hymnal (blue cover; 1990 publication)? (Q21PHYMN)
TOTAL%
1) No6116.1
2) Yes31783.9
Missing20 
TOTAL378100.0
112) [If your congregation does not use the Presbyterian Hymnal (blue cover; 1990 publication)] Do you use another hymnal, or no hymnal at all? (Q21AOHYM)
TOTAL%
1) Another hymnal5491.5
2) No hymnal58.5
Missing339 
TOTAL59100.0
113) If your congregation uses another hymnal, please specify: (Q21BTHYM)
TOTAL%
1) The 1933 Presbyterian Hymnal25.3
2) The 1955 Presbyterian Hymnal1334.2
8) All other1642.1
9) Don't know718.4
Missing360 
TOTAL38100.0
114) Did its use of expansive language about God and gender-inclusive language about the people of God affect your congregation's decision about whether or not to use the Presbyterian Hymnal? (Q22PRESB)
TOTAL%
1) No, that had no effect9925.9
2) Yes, it had a small effect225.8
3) Yes, it had a major effect133.4
4) Don't know24864.9
Missing16 
TOTAL382100.0
115) How often does your congregation typically sing the doxology? (Q23DOXOL)
TOTAL%
1) Never61.5
2) Once a month or less297.4
3) Every two or three weeks133.3
4) Every week/nearly every week32382.4
5) Don't know215.4
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
116) When the doxology is sung, what words does your congregation use to refer to the persons of the Trinity? (Q24DTRIN)
TOTAL%
1) Traditional—Father, Son, and Holy Ghost (or Spirit)34293.4
2) Other (e.g., God, Christ, and Spirit) (specify)226.0
3) Both20.5
Missing32 
TOTAL366100.0
117) How many times have you heard a woman of color preach in a Presbyterian church or other Presbyterian event over your entire life? (Q25ALIFE)
TOTAL%
1) None that I can recall17845.4
2) Once or twice8321.2
3) A few times7719.6
4) Several times4210.7
5) Many times123.1
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
118) How many times have you heard a woman of color preach in a Presbyterian church or other Presbyterian event in the last two years? (Q25B2YRS)
TOTAL%
1) None that I can recall24067.2
2) Once or twice6819.0
3) A few times318.7
4) Several times185.0
Missing41 
TOTAL357100.0
119) Have you ever been part of a congregation (including your current one) that had a female clerk of session while you were there? (Q26ACLRK)
TOTAL%
1) No6717.2
2) Yes26567.9
3) Don't know5714.6
4) Not applicable10.3
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
120) Have you ever been part of a congregation (including your current one) that had a female head of the board of deacons while you were there? (Q26BHEAD)
TOTAL%
1) No4712.1
2) Yes21254.5
3) Don't know8221.1
4) Not applicable4812.3
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
121) Have you ever been part of a congregation (including your current one) that had a female pastor while you were there? (Include any type of pastor, whether solo pastor, associate pastor, head of staff, etc.) (Q26CPAST)
TOTAL%
1) No9323.8
2) Yes28171.9
3) Don't know112.8
4) Not applicable61.5
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
122) Other things being equal, would you oppose or support calling a woman as pastor the next time there is a vacancy in your congregation? (Q27WOMNP)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly oppose92.4
2) Oppose174.5
3) Tend to oppose3910.2
4) Tend to support7218.9
5) Support14337.5
6) Strongly support10126.5
Missing17 
TOTAL381100.0
123) Response form (RESPFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Paper33283.4
2) Web6616.6
TOTAL398100.0
124) Other hymn books used: (OTHRHYMN)
125) Sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Members398100.0
TOTAL398100.0
126) How many years have you been a member of your current congregation? (YRMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL39022.46418
127) How far do you live from your congregation? (MILES)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one mile246.2
1) 14210.9
2) 25714.7
3) 35213.4
4) 4318.0
5) 54110.6
6) 6225.7
7) 7205.2
8) 8164.1
9) 941.0
10) 10225.7
11) 1130.8
12) 1292.3
13) 1351.3
14) 1420.5
15) 1551.3
16) 1610.3
17) 1720.5
18) 1820.5
20) 2061.6
21) 2110.3
22) 2220.5
25) 2571.8
28) 2810.3
30) 3020.5
35) 3510.3
40) 4010.3
80) 8010.3
100) 10010.3
141) 14110.3
400) 40010.3
999) 99910.3
1600) 160010.3
Missing11 
TOTAL387100.0
128) Check here if you don't know number of members. (DKNUMMEM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked32883.7
1) Checked6416.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
129) What is the approximate number of members in your congregation? (NUMMEM)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3472494.5013669
130) Have you ever been ordained an elder in the Presbyterian Church? (ORDELDER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17144.5
2) No21355.5
Missing14 
TOTAL384100.0
131) If you have ever been ordained an elder in the Presbyterian Church, are you serving now on session? (ELDERSER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2592.6
2) No27.4
Missing371 
TOTAL27100.0
132) Have you ever been ordained a deacon in the Presbyterian Church? (ORDDEACN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15039.5
2) No23060.5
Missing18 
TOTAL380100.0
133) If you have ever been ordained a deacon in the Presbyterian Church, are you currently serving on the board of deacons? (DECONSER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29100.0
Missing369 
TOTAL29100.0
134) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Chair of congregational committee or task force (POSCHAIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked36091.8
1) Checked328.2
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
135) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of congregational committee or task force (POSCONGR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked28472.4
1) Checked10827.6
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
136) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of presbytery, synod, or General Assembly committee or task force (POSPRESB)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked37595.7
1) Checked174.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
137) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Officer of men's, women's, or youth group (OFFICER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked35891.3
1) Checked348.7
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
138) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of men's, women's, or youth group (POSMEMBR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29274.5
1) Checked10025.5
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
139) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Organist or choir director (POSORGAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38698.5
1) Checked61.5
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
140) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Member of choir (POSCHOIR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked32482.7
1) Checked6817.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
141) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Church School or Sunday School teacher/leader (POSTEACH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked31079.1
1) Checked8220.9
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
142) Which other positions, if any, do you hold in church? Other (POSOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29074.0
1) Checked10226.0
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
143) How often do you generally attend Sunday worship at your congregation? (WORSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Never61.5
2) Less than once a year41.0
3) About once or twice a year102.6
4) Several times a year174.4
5) About once a month184.6
6) 2-3 times a month4511.5
7) Nearly every week16843.1
8) Every week12231.3
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
144) Which of the following aspects of your congregation do you personally most value? (Check up to three options.) (ASPVALUE)
TOTAL%
1) Wider community care or social justice emphasis8020.6
2) Reaching those who do not attend church153.9
3) Traditional style of worship or music17144.1
4) Contemporary style of worship or music235.9
5) Sharing in the Lord's Supper379.5
6) Social activities or meeting new people153.9
7) Sermons/preaching256.4
8) Bible study or prayer groups, other discussion groups133.4
9) Ministry for children or youth51.3
11) Practical care for one another in times of need30.8
13) Openness to social diversity10.3
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
145) Which of the following aspects of your congregation do you personally most value? (Check up to three options.) (VALUE1)
TOTAL%
2) Reaching those who do not attend church51.3
3) Traditional style of worship or music267.0
4) Contemporary style of worship or music61.6
5) Sharing in the Lord's Supper6016.0
6) Social activities or meeting new people4010.7
7) Sermons/preaching11831.6
8) Bible study or prayer groups, other discussion groups4411.8
9) Ministry for children or youth225.9
10) Prayer ministry for one another256.7
11) Practical care for one another in times of need195.1
12) The congregation's school or pre-school10.3
13) Openness to social diversity51.3
14) Your church school or Sunday school class30.8
Missing24 
TOTAL374100.0
146) Which of the following aspects of your congregation do you personally most value? (Check up to three options.) (VALUE2)
TOTAL%
3) Traditional style of worship or music20.6
4) Contemporary style of worship or music20.6
5) Sharing in the Lord's Supper72.1
6) Social activities or meeting new people72.1
7) Sermons/preaching6519.1
8) Bible study or prayer groups, other discussion groups319.1
9) Ministry for children or youth308.8
10) Prayer ministry for one another267.6
11) Practical care for one another in times of need8424.7
12) The congregation's school or pre-school30.9
13) Openness to social diversity319.1
14) Your church school or Sunday school class5215.3
Missing58 
TOTAL340100.0
147) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you attended programs or events at your church (besides worship; if you attended Sunday or Church school, include those hours here.)? (HREVENT)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours7118.5
2) 1-2 hours7218.8
3) 3-5 hours10026.1
4) 6-10 hours8823.0
5) 11-20 hours4211.0
6) More than 20 hours102.6
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
148) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you given volunteer time at your church to teach, lead, serve on a committee, or help with some program or event? (HRVOLUNT)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours11229.6
2) 1-2 hours9725.6
3) 3-5 hours8622.7
4) 6-10 hours5213.7
5) 11-20 hours195.0
6) More than 20 hours133.4
Missing19 
TOTAL379100.0
149) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you participated in religious events, programs, or groups sponsored by a church or other religious organization which took place in a home or other facility away from your church? (HRRELG)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours21055.6
2) 1-2 hours7419.6
3) 3-5 hours5614.8
4) 6-10 hours266.9
5) 11-20 hours71.9
6) More than 20 hours51.3
Missing20 
TOTAL378100.0
150) How many hours, if any, during the last month have you given volunteer time, apart from church programs, to help the less fortunate or to help make your own community a better place to live (e.g., through volunteer or committee work)? (HRCOMVOL)
TOTAL%
1) 0 hours14137.5
2) 1-2 hours8422.3
3) 3-5 hours8021.3
4) 6-10 hours308.0
5) 11-20 hours236.1
6) More than 20 hours184.8
Missing22 
TOTAL376100.0
151) How old were you when you first began attending a Presbyterian church? (AGEPCUSE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL39020.73818
152) Including your current congregation, how many congregations have you ever belonged to? (NUMCONG)
TOTAL%
0) 41.0
1) 6015.4
2) 10426.7
3) 8722.4
4) 389.8
5) 369.3
6) 246.2
7) 123.1
8) 71.8
9) 10.3
10) 71.8
12) 51.3
15) 20.5
16) 10.3
20) 10.3
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
153) Of these, how many are/have been Presbyterian? (NUMPRES)
TOTAL%
0) 164.4
1) 14239.0
2) 10328.3
3) 4311.8
4) 205.5
5) 133.6
6) 123.3
7) 71.9
8) 41.1
9) 10.3
10) 10.3
12) 10.3
15) 10.3
Missing34 
TOTAL364100.0
154) 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) Baptist4210.8
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)61.5
3) Episcopal71.8
4) Lutheran174.4
5) Methodist7118.2
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA15640.0
7) Other Presbyterian (specify)51.3
8) Reformed102.6
9) Roman Catholic215.4
10) UCC (United Church or Christ/Congregational)143.6
11) Independent or Non-denominational82.1
12) None61.5
13) Other (specify)276.9
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
155) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible privately (BIBLEPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily7119.0
2) Several times a week6818.2
3) Weekly4111.0
4) Several times a month4913.1
5) Once a month297.8
6) Less than once a month7921.1
7) Never379.9
Missing24 
TOTAL374100.0
156) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read the Bible with family or friends (BIBLEOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily92.6
2) Several times a week123.5
3) Weekly5716.8
4) Several times a month3510.3
5) Once a month3610.6
6) Less than once a month7221.2
7) Never11935.0
Missing58 
TOTAL340100.0
157) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a Bible study group (BIBLESTY)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily10.3
2) Several times a week10.3
3) Weekly8624.2
4) Several times a month3610.1
5) Once a month4512.6
6) Less than once a month5114.3
7) Never13638.2
Missing42 
TOTAL356100.0
158) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Read other devotional materials or religious books (DEVOTMAT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily7720.1
2) Several times a week4311.2
3) Weekly369.4
4) Several times a month6115.9
5) Once a month3910.2
6) Less than once a month8321.7
7) Never4411.5
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
159) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray privately (PRAYPRI)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily29475.4
2) Several times a week4611.8
3) Weekly164.1
4) Several times a month184.6
5) Once a month41.0
6) Less than once a month82.1
7) Never41.0
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
160) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Pray with family or friends (PRAYOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily8222.7
2) Several times a week5013.9
3) Weekly7621.1
4) Several times a month3710.2
5) Once a month226.1
6) Less than once a month4512.5
7) Never4913.6
Missing37 
TOTAL361100.0
161) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Attend a prayer group (PRAYGRP)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week41.2
3) Weekly3811.4
4) Several times a month133.9
5) Once a month175.1
6) Less than once a month4313.0
7) Never21765.4
Missing66 
TOTAL332100.0
162) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Use the Internet, in general (GINTERNT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily20156.0
2) Several times a week4713.1
3) Weekly185.0
4) Several times a month133.6
5) Once a month51.4
6) Less than once a month143.9
7) Never6117.0
Missing39 
TOTAL359100.0
163) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Send and receive email (EMAIL)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily21057.9
2) Several times a week4712.9
3) Weekly185.0
4) Several times a month164.4
5) Once a month30.8
6) Less than once a month123.3
7) Never5715.7
Missing35 
TOTAL363100.0
164) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Use the Internet for religious/spiritual purposes (RINTERNT)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily216.0
2) Several times a week185.2
3) Weekly144.0
4) Several times a month205.7
5) Once a month267.4
6) Less than once a month6217.8
7) Never18853.9
Missing49 
TOTAL349100.0
165) Approximately how frequently do you engage in the following activities? Say grace before meals (SAYGRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily/almost daily19050.1
2) Several times a week4211.1
3) Weekly174.5
4) Several times a month359.2
5) Once a month174.5
6) Less than once a month5514.5
7) Never236.1
Missing19 
TOTAL379100.0
166) Which of the following terms best describes your current stand on theological issues? (ISSUES)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative266.7
2) Conservative12833.0
3) Moderate15840.7
4) Liberal5714.7
5) Very liberal194.9
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
167) Have you ever tried to encourage someone to believe in Jesus Christ or to accept Him as a personal savior? (JESUS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25064.3
2) No13935.7
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
168) Would you say you have had a conversion experience -- that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ? (EXPERIEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17646.0
2) No20754.0
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
169) If you say you have had a conversion experience -- that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ -- how old were you when this happened? (AGEEXPER)
TOTAL%
3) 310.6
4) 410.6
5) 510.6
6) 621.2
7) 742.3
8) 831.8
9) Child21.2
10) 10127.0
11) 1163.5
12) 12169.4
13) 131810.5
14) Teenager127.0
15) 1584.7
16) 1695.3
17) 1752.9
18) 1852.9
19) 1921.2
20) 2052.9
21) 2142.3
22) 2242.3
23) 2321.2
24) 2431.8
25) 2521.2
26) 2610.6
27) 2721.2
28) 2810.6
29) 2910.6
30) 3042.3
32) 3252.9
33) 3310.6
35) 3521.2
36) 3621.2
40) 4042.3
41) 4121.2
42) 4210.6
43) 4310.6
45) 4521.2
47) 4710.6
48) 4810.6
50) 5031.8
51) 5110.6
53) 5310.6
56) 5610.6
57) 5710.6
58) 5810.6
62) 6210.6
71) 7110.6
81) 8110.6
99) Don't know21.2
Missing227 
TOTAL171100.0
170) In the last year, have you invited someone to attend worship at your congregation? (INVITEW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26167.1
2) No12832.9
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
171) If you have invited someone to attend worship at your congregation, how many people would you estimate you have invited in the last year? (NUMINVIT)
TOTAL%
1) 12511.1
2) 26428.3
3) 34218.6
4) 43113.7
5) 5219.3
6) 6146.2
7) 731.3
8) 831.3
10) 10135.8
11) 1110.4
12) 1220.9
15) 1510.4
20) 2020.9
25) 2510.4
30) 3010.4
97) A few-several10.4
99) Don't know10.4
Missing172 
TOTAL226100.0
172) 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.6316.4
2) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical and cultural context.15941.3
3) The Bible is the word of God, to be interpreted in the light of its historical context and the Church's teachings.13033.8
4) The Bible is not the word of God, but contains God's word to us.236.0
5) The Bible is not the word of God but is a valuable book.82.1
6) The Bible is an ancient book with little value today.10.3
7) Don't know10.3
Missing13 
TOTAL385100.0
173) 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 agree26468.4
2) Agree7318.9
3) Neutral or not sure4611.9
4) Disagree30.8
Missing12 
TOTAL386100.0
174) 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 agree20152.8
2) Agree7319.2
3) Neutral or not sure8722.8
4) Disagree143.7
5) Strongly disagree61.6
Missing17 
TOTAL381100.0
175) 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 agree4712.4
2) Agree8422.2
3) Neutral or not sure7720.4
4) Disagree12934.1
5) Strongly disagree4110.8
Missing20 
TOTAL378100.0
176) 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 agree236.1
2) Agree8321.8
3) Neutral or not sure8422.1
4) Disagree10627.9
5) Strongly disagree8422.1
Missing18 
TOTAL380100.0
177) 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 agree16242.5
2) Agree8021.0
3) Neutral or not sure7419.4
4) Disagree4511.8
5) Strongly disagree205.2
Missing17 
TOTAL381100.0
178) 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 agree10527.5
2) Agree5714.9
3) Neutral or not sure8823.0
4) Disagree7519.6
5) Strongly disagree5714.9
Missing16 
TOTAL382100.0
179) 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 agree14237.0
2) Agree17746.1
3) Neutral or not sure5113.3
4) Disagree92.3
5) Strongly disagree51.3
Missing14 
TOTAL384100.0
180) 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 agree11429.5
2) Agree16642.9
3) Neutral or not sure5915.2
4) Disagree359.0
5) Strongly disagree133.4
Missing11 
TOTAL387100.0
181) 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 agree92.3
2) Agree4311.2
3) Neutral or not sure11129.0
4) Disagree17846.5
5) Strongly disagree4211.0
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
182) 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 agree359.1
2) Agree19149.9
3) Neutral or not sure9224.0
4) Disagree5013.1
5) Strongly disagree153.9
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
183) 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 agree112.9
2) Agree6817.9
3) Neutral or not sure20353.4
4) Disagree8121.3
5) Strongly disagree174.5
Missing18 
TOTAL380100.0
184) 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 agree7419.3
2) Agree19751.4
3) Neutral or not sure7720.1
4) Disagree277.0
5) Strongly disagree82.1
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
185) 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 agree266.8
2) Agree13735.9
3) Neutral or not sure17345.3
4) Disagree338.6
5) Strongly disagree133.4
Missing16 
TOTAL382100.0
186) 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, definitely7719.8
2) Yes, probably7318.8
3) Not sure4511.6
4) No, probably not6316.2
5) No, definitely not13033.5
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
187) 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, definitely7619.6
2) Yes, probably6817.5
3) Not sure4712.1
4) No, probably not5915.2
5) No, definitely not13835.6
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
188) 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, definitely6717.3
2) Yes, probably4411.3
3) Not sure4812.4
4) No, probably not5012.9
5) No, definitely not17946.1
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
189) 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 agree6717.3
2) Agree7920.4
3) Neutral or not sure6216.0
4) Disagree6817.6
5) Strongly disagree11128.7
Missing11 
TOTAL387100.0
190) 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 agree13735.2
2) Agree5614.4
3) Neutral or not sure6215.9
4) Disagree6115.7
5) Strongly disagree7318.8
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
191) 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 agree5614.4
2) Agree6817.5
3) Neutral or not sure5313.6
4) Disagree6717.2
5) Strongly disagree14537.3
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
192) 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 agree11128.8
2) Agree6617.1
3) Neutral or not sure9023.4
4) Disagree5614.5
5) Strongly disagree6216.1
Missing13 
TOTAL385100.0
193) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Same-sex couples should be allowed to marry. (SSMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4211.2
2) Agree4411.7
3) Neutral or not sure6316.8
4) Disagree7820.7
5) Strongly disagree14939.6
Missing22 
TOTAL376100.0
194) 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 agree143.6
2) Agree6516.9
3) Neutral or not sure6717.4
4) Disagree8722.6
5) Strongly disagree15239.5
Missing13 
TOTAL385100.0
195) Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with each statement. Same-sex couples should be allowed to adopt children. (ADPTCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5514.2
2) Agree9223.7
3) Neutral or not sure8221.1
4) Disagree6817.5
5) Strongly disagree9123.5
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
196) 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 agree5012.9
2) Agree5915.2
3) Neutral or not sure5814.9
4) Disagree5915.2
5) Strongly disagree16241.8
Missing10 
TOTAL388100.0
197) What is your sex? (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female24562.8
2) Male14537.2
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
198) What is your present age? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL38960.6516
199) 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 farm389.9
2) On a farm112.9
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000 population)12131.6
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000 population)6817.8
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city338.6
6) In a large city (over 250,000 population)4612.0
7) In a suburb near a large city6617.2
Missing15 
TOTAL383100.0
200) 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 farm112.9
2) On a farm10.3
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000 population)14338.3
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000 population)8222.0
5) In a suburb near a medium-size city256.7
6) In a large city (over 250,000 population)5414.5
7) In a suburb near a large city5715.3
Missing25 
TOTAL373100.0
201) What is your present marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married28676.9
2) Not married8623.1
Missing26 
TOTAL372100.0
202) If not currently married; have you ever been married? (MARRY)
TOTAL%
1) No, never married3129.5
2) Yes, am now widowed5350.5
3) Yes, am now divorced1817.1
4) Yes, am both widowed and divorced32.9
Missing293 
TOTAL105100.0
203) If currently married: have you had a previous marriage (or marriages)? (PREMARRY)
TOTAL%
1) No21879.0
2) Yes, was widowed82.9
3) Yes, was divorced4616.7
4) Yes, was both widowed and divorced41.4
Missing122 
TOTAL276100.0
204) 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) Baptist3813.2
2) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)51.7
3) Episcopal113.8
4) Lutheran196.6
5) Methodist4917.1
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA8529.6
8) Reformed51.7
9) Roman Catholic3411.8
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)196.6
11) Independent or non-denominational10.3
12) None82.8
13) Other (specify)134.5
Missing111 
TOTAL287100.0
205) Please indicate the faith or denomination in which your husband or wife is currently affiliated. (SFAITH2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist10.4
3) Episcopal10.4
4) Lutheran20.7
5) Methodist20.7
6) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), PCUS, UPCUSA, or UPCNA24788.8
8) Reformed10.4
9) Roman Catholic41.4
10) UCC (United Church of Christ/Congregational)10.4
12) Other (specify)145.0
13) None51.8
Missing120 
TOTAL278100.0
206) How often does your husband or wife attend Sunday worship at your congregation? (SWORSHP)
TOTAL%
1) Never113.9
2) Less than once a year31.1
3) About once or twice a year113.9
4) Several times a year259.0
5) About once a month103.6
6) 2-3 times a month3612.9
7) Nearly every week9534.1
8) Every week8831.5
Missing119 
TOTAL279100.0
207) How often does your husband or wife attend Sunday worship at another congregation? (SWORSHP2)
TOTAL%
1) Never6145.2
2) Less than once a year2518.5
3) About once or twice a year1813.3
4) Several times a year1511.1
5) About once a month21.5
6) 2-3 times a month43.0
7) Nearly every week21.5
8) Every week85.9
Missing263 
TOTAL135100.0
208) How many children do you have? (If none, write 0.) Include any legally adopted children; exclude stepchildren unless legally adopted. (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) None5414.2
1) 1379.7
2) 213836.3
3) 39324.5
4) 44110.8
5) 571.8
6) 682.1
7) 720.5
Missing18 
TOTAL380100.0
209) Please indicate your employment status. Employed full-time (FULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked26166.8
1) Checked13033.2
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
210) Please indicate your employment status. Employed part-time (PART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked36493.1
1) Checked276.9
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
211) Please indicate your employment status. Self-employed (SELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked36091.8
1) Checked328.2
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
212) Please indicate your employment status. Unemployed (UNEMPLOY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38798.7
1) Checked51.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
213) Please indicate your employment status. Retired (RETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked21153.8
1) Checked18146.2
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
214) Please indicate your employment status. Full-time homemaker (HOMEMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked35390.1
1) Checked399.9
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
215) Please indicate your employment status. Student (STUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38096.9
1) Checked123.1
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
216) Please indicate your employment status. Other (specify) (EMPL_OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38999.2
1) Checked30.8
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
217) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Employed full-time (SFULL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked29575.3
1) Checked9724.7
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
218) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Employed part-time (SPART)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked37194.6
1) Checked215.4
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
219) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Self-employed (SSELF)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked36593.1
1) Checked276.9
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
220) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Unemployed (SUNEMPLY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38798.7
1) Checked51.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
221) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Retired (SRETIRED)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked27369.6
1) Checked11930.4
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
222) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Full-time homemaker (SHOMEMAK)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked36392.6
1) Checked297.4
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
223) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Student (SSTUDENT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39199.7
1) Checked10.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
224) Please indicate your spouse's employment status. Other (specify) (SOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38698.5
1) Checked61.5
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
225) If you are employed full-time, part-time, or self-employed, please indicate the average hours worked per week over the last year. (HRWK)
TOTAL%
0) 178.3
1) 10.5
5) 42.0
6) 10.5
7) 10.5
8) 21.0
10) 42.0
12) 10.5
15) 31.5
16) 21.0
17) 10.5
20) 104.9
24) 42.0
25) 21.0
27) 10.5
28) 10.5
30) 62.9
32) 10.5
35) 42.0
37) 10.5
38) 42.0
40) 5225.4
42) 21.0
43) 21.0
44) 21.0
45) 104.9
47) 10.5
48) 62.9
50) 2813.7
55) 125.9
60) 136.3
65) 31.5
70) 10.5
73) 10.5
80) 10.5
Missing193 
TOTAL205100.0
226) 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) 159.3
1) 10.6
3) 10.6
4) 10.6
5) 21.2
6) 10.6
8) 21.2
10) 21.2
14) 21.2
15) 21.2
16) 10.6
20) 63.7
22) 10.6
24) 21.2
25) 10.6
28) 10.6
30) 31.9
32) 31.9
35) 53.1
38) 10.6
40) 4528.0
42) 10.6
45) 127.5
48) 31.9
50) 2113.0
55) 31.9
56) 10.6
60) 148.7
65) 21.2
70) 21.2
80) 21.2
90) 10.6
99) 10.6
Missing237 
TOTAL161100.0
227) What is the highest level of education completed by you? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
2) Some high school41.0
3) High school diploma338.4
4) Some college, but no degree7218.4
5) Associate's degree174.3
6) Bachelor's degree9524.3
7) Some graduate work317.9
8) Graduate degree13935.5
Missing7 
TOTAL391100.0
228) What is the highest level of education completed by your spouse? (SEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) 8th grade or less10.3
2) Some high school20.7
3) High school diploma237.9
4) Some college, but no degree3813.1
5) Associate's degree186.2
6) Bachelor's degree8127.9
7) Some graduate work3813.1
8) Graduate degree8930.7
Missing108 
TOTAL290100.0
229) 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 alone7619.4
2) Two of us21454.6
3) Three of us4411.2
4) Four of us348.7
5) Five of us153.8
6) Six of us20.5
7) Seven or more of us20.5
8) Not applicable (I live in a dormitory, nursing home or other institutional housing51.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
230) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged under 6 years? (AGE6)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank10280.3
1) One1411.0
2) Two107.9
3) Three10.8
Missing271 
TOTAL127100.0
231) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 6–12 years? (AGE12)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank9976.2
1) One1813.8
2) Two118.5
3) Three21.5
Missing268 
TOTAL130100.0
232) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 13–17 years? (AGE17)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank9472.9
1) One2317.8
2) Two97.0
3) Three32.3
Missing269 
TOTAL129100.0
233) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 18–24 years? (AGE24)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank9578.5
1) One1915.7
2) Two75.8
Missing277 
TOTAL121100.0
234) Of the total number of persons, including yourself, in your household, how many are aged 25 years and over? (AGE25)
TOTAL%
0) None/blank20.5
1) One7619.9
2) Two28674.9
3) Three153.9
4) Four20.5
5) Five10.3
Missing16 
TOTAL382100.0
235) 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 alone7218.9
2) A single parent, living with one or more children82.1
3) A married couple, no children in household19350.8
4) A married couple, living with one or more children9123.9
5) Some other arrangement (please describe your household here)164.2
Missing18 
TOTAL380100.0
236) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Democrat, Independent, Republican, or other? (PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Democrat11630.2
2) Independent6918.0
3) Republican18849.0
4) Other (specify)112.9
Missing14 
TOTAL384100.0
237) What is your race or origin? White or Caucasian (RACE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked112.8
1) Checked38197.2
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
238) What is your race or origin? Black or African American (RACE2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38698.5
1) Checked61.5
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
239) What is your race or origin? Indian (American) or Alaska native (RACE3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked38999.2
1) Checked30.8
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
240) What is your race or origin? Asian or Pacific Islander (RACE4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39099.5
1) Checked20.5
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
241) What is your race or origin? Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin (RACE5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39099.5
1) Checked20.5
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
242) What is your race or origin? Some other race (specify) (RACE6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked39199.7
1) Checked10.3
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
243) Did you or any other family member in your household fill out a pledge card regarding church giving for the current year? (PLEDGE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33485.6
2) No5012.8
3) Don't know61.5
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
244) 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 $10,00041.2
2) $10,000-$14,99920.6
3) $15,000-$19,99982.3
4) $20,000-$29,999349.9
5) $30,000-$39,999226.4
6) $40,000-$49,999267.6
7) $50,000-$59,999349.9
8) $60,000-$69,999277.8
9) $70,000-$79,999288.1
10) $80,000-$89,999277.8
11) $90,000-$99,999185.2
12) $100,000-$124,9994212.2
13) $125,000-$149,999205.8
14) $150,000-$199,999195.5
15) $200,000-$249,99992.6
16) $250,000 or more247.0
Missing54 
TOTAL344100.0
245) 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) Yes37198.1
2) No71.9
Missing20 
TOTAL378100.0
246) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTGIVE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3319276.43877489
247) 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) Yes17750.0
2) No17750.0
Missing44 
TOTAL354100.0
248) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTCAP)
TOTAL%
0) None42.8
15) 1510.7
20) 2021.4
40) 4010.7
50) 5042.8
60) 6010.7
100) 100139.2
120) 12010.7
150) 15032.1
200) 200107.0
250) 25010.7
300) 30032.1
350) 35010.7
400) 40032.1
500) 500149.9
520) 52010.7
600) 60053.5
700) 70032.1
800) 80010.7
1000) 1000149.9
1200) 120042.8
1280) 128010.7
1500) 150042.8
1800) 180021.4
2000) 200042.8
2100) 210021.4
2200) 220021.4
2400) 240042.8
2500) 250021.4
2600) 260021.4
3000) 300064.2
3100) 310010.7
3333) 333310.7
4000) 400021.4
5000) 500064.2
10000) 1000064.2
19000) 1900010.7
20000) 2000010.7
25000) 2500010.7
30000) 3000010.7
75000) 7500010.7
999999) Don't know21.4
Missing256 
TOTAL142100.0
249) 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) Yes29380.1
2) No7319.9
Missing32 
TOTAL366100.0
250) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTSPEC)
TOTAL%
0) None10.4
5) 510.4
10) 1031.2
20) 2072.8
25) 25176.9
30) 3041.6
40) 4010.4
50) 502510.1
60) 6031.2
75) 7541.6
80) 8010.4
85) 8510.4
95) 9510.4
100) 1005723.0
125) 12520.8
130) 13010.4
150) 150114.4
165) 16510.4
200) 2004116.5
250) 250104.0
300) 300114.4
336) 33610.4
350) 35010.4
400) 40041.6
500) 500166.5
535) 53510.4
550) 55010.4
600) 60062.4
750) 75010.4
800) 80010.4
1000) 100041.6
1400) 140010.4
2000) 200010.4
3000) 300020.8
5000) 500010.4
8000) 800010.4
999999) Don't know31.2
Missing150 
TOTAL248100.0
251) During the calendar year 2004, did you or other family members in your household contribute any money to each of the following? To the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) directly, for any of its programs, such as Disaster Assistance, the Hunger Program, missions or missionaries, etc. (PCUSADIR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18050.8
2) No17449.2
Missing44 
TOTAL354100.0
252) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTPCUSA)
TOTAL%
0) None128.0
10) 1053.3
15) 1521.3
20) 2032.0
25) 251610.7
30) 3010.7
40) 4021.3
50) 502214.7
75) 7510.7
100) 1003020.0
125) 12510.7
135) 13510.7
150) 15064.0
200) 2002013.3
250) 25010.7
300) 30042.7
360) 36010.7
400) 40032.0
420) 42010.7
500) 50032.0
600) 60021.3
900) 90010.7
1000) 100032.0
1200) 120021.3
1300) 130010.7
2000) 200010.7
2637) 263710.7
3000) 300021.3
4000) 400010.7
999999) Don't know10.7
Missing248 
TOTAL150100.0
253) 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) Yes16446.7
2) No18753.3
Missing47 
TOTAL351100.0
254) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (ALLCAUSE)
TOTAL%
0) None96.2
20) 2021.4
25) 2521.4
30) 3010.7
40) 4010.7
50) 5085.5
100) 1002315.9
145) 14510.7
150) 15096.2
200) 200106.9
220) 22010.7
250) 25010.7
265) 26510.7
300) 30085.5
350) 35010.7
400) 40042.8
450) 45021.4
500) 5002013.8
520) 52010.7
600) 60042.8
700) 70010.7
800) 80010.7
1000) 1000117.6
1500) 150021.4
1920) 192010.7
2000) 200021.4
3000) 300042.8
3500) 350010.7
3775) 377510.7
5000) 500010.7
6000) 600010.7
7000) 700010.7
10000) 1000021.4
12000) 1200010.7
15000) 1500010.7
16000) 1600010.7
23000) 2300010.7
999999) Don't know32.1
Missing253 
TOTAL145100.0
255) 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) Yes33991.4
2) No328.6
Missing27 
TOTAL371100.0
256) Write your best estimate of the amount given. (AMTNOREL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL29715125.384115388
257) Response form: (RSPFORM2)
TOTAL%
1) Paper36693.4
2) Web266.6
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
258) State (STATE)
259) Region of residents (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast4611.7
2) Midwest10627.0
3) South17745.2
4) West6316.1
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
260) Sample2 (SAMPLE2)
TOTAL%
1) Members392100.0
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0
261) I-AGE: What is your present age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Less than 404511.6
2) 40-494912.6
3) 50-6411730.1
4) 65+17845.8
Missing9 
TOTAL389100.0
262) I-SEX: What is your sex? (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Female24562.8
2) Male14537.2
Missing8 
TOTAL390100.0
263) 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 $20,000144.1
2) $20,000-$49,9998223.8
3) $50,000-$99,99913439.0
4) $100,000+11433.1
Missing54 
TOTAL344100.0
264) 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) Democrat11630.2
2) Independent6918.0
3) Republican18849.0
4) Other (specify)112.9
Missing14 
TOTAL384100.0
265) I-REGION: Region of residents (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast4611.7
2) Midwest10627.0
3) South17745.2
4) West6316.1
Missing6 
TOTAL392100.0