Harris 1967 Survey on Catholics' View of their Church

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This 1967 survey of a national sample of Catholic adults conducted for Newsweek Magazine focused on the changes within the Catholic Church since the Vatican Council II and attitudes of Catholics toward the changes and the Church in general. Questions include belief in various church teachings, attitudes toward priests and papal authority, church attendance, and birth control.

Data File
Cases: 998
Variables: 628
Weight Variable:
Data Collection
Date Collected: 1967
Funded By
Louis Harris and Associates, Inc.
Newsweek Magazine
Principal Investigators
Louis Harris and Associates, Inc.