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Using the code, indicate the percentage of your ministry programs students who are in the following categories -- Other race (OTHRACE)
  TOTAL %
1) 0 12 80
3) 1-3 percent 2 13.3
8) 20-29 percent 1 6.7
TOTAL15100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Other
Sample: Non-Random
Mode: Other


(amindpct_06) What percent are American Indian? (AMIPCT06)

Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

    Survey Details
    Scope: U.S. Sample
    Frame: Congregations
    Sample: Random Sample
    Mode: In-Person


    (othrgrp_98) Any other ethnic groups? (OTHGRP98)
      TOTAL %
    -3) All other missing data 21 8
    -2) Dont know 1 0.4
    1) Yes 47 17.9
    2) No 193 73.7
    TOTAL262100.0
    Survey Details
    Scope: U.S. Sample
    Frame: Congregations
    Sample: Random Sample
    Mode: In-Person


    (ethnic1_98) Other ethnic group (FIRST MENTION) (ETHN1_98)
      TOTAL %
    -3) All other missing data 193 83.2
    1) Latin American 6 2.6
    2) Asian 3 1.3
    3) African 2 0.9
    4) Middle Eastern 3 1.3
    5) Pacific Islander 1 0.4
    6) Native American Indian 16 6.9
    7) European 2 0.9
    8) Eastern European 5 2.2
    9) North American 1 0.4
    TOTAL232100.0
    Survey Details
    Scope: U.S. Sample
    Frame: Congregations
    Sample: Random Sample
    Mode: In-Person


    (ethnic2_98) Other ethnic group (SECOND MENTION) (ETHN2_98)
      TOTAL %
    -3) All other missing data 193 94.6
    1) Latin American 3 1.5
    2) Asian 1 0.5
    3) African 1 0.5
    4) Middle Eastern 2 1
    6) Native American Indian 2 1
    7) European 2 1
    TOTAL204100.0
    Survey Details
    Scope: U.S. Sample
    Frame: Congregations
    Sample: Random Sample
    Mode: In-Person


    (ethnic3_98) Other ethnic group (THIRD MENTION) (ETHN3_98)
      TOTAL %
    -3) All other missing data 193 96
    1) Latin American 4 2
    2) Asian 1 0.5
    5) Pacific Islander 1 0.5
    7) European 1 0.5
    8) Eastern European 1 0.5
    TOTAL201100.0
    Survey Details
    Scope: U.S. Sample
    Frame: Congregations
    Sample: Random Sample
    Mode: In-Person


    (whitepct_06) What percent of the regular adult participants in your congregation are white and non-Hispanic? (WHTPCT06)

    Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

      Survey Details
      Scope: U.S. Sample
      Frame: Congregations
      Sample: Random Sample
      Mode: In-Person


      (whitepct_98) What percent of the regular adult participants in your congregation are white and non-Hispanic? (WHTPCT98)

      Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

        Survey Details
        Scope: U.S. Sample
        Frame: Congregations
        Sample: Random Sample
        Mode: In-Person


        (blackpct_06) What percent are Black or African American? (BLKPCT06)

        Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

          Survey Details
          Scope: U.S. Sample
          Frame: Congregations
          Sample: Random Sample
          Mode: In-Person


          (blackpct_98) What percent are Black or African American? (BLKPCT98)

          Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

            Survey Details
            Scope: U.S. Sample
            Frame: Congregations
            Sample: Random Sample
            Mode: In-Person


            (latinpct_06) What percent are Hispanic or Latino? (LATPCT06)

            Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

              Survey Details
              Scope: U.S. Sample
              Frame: Congregations
              Sample: Random Sample
              Mode: In-Person


              (latinpct_98) What percent are Hispanic or Latino? (LATPCT98)

              Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

                Survey Details
                Scope: U.S. Sample
                Frame: Congregations
                Sample: Random Sample
                Mode: In-Person


                (asianpct_06) What percent are Asian or Pacific Islander? (ASNPCT06)

                Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

                  Survey Details
                  Scope: U.S. Sample
                  Frame: Congregations
                  Sample: Random Sample
                  Mode: In-Person


                  (asianpct_98) What percent are Asian or Pacific Islander? (ASNPCT98)

                  Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: Congregations
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: In-Person


                    ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTENDED RELIGIOUS SERVICES AT LEAST A FEW TIMES A YEAR AND ARE MEMBERS OF A PLACE OF WORSHIP. Approximately what percent of the congregation is African American? (CONGAFAM)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) 0 0
                    1) 450 19.7
                    2) 195 8.5
                    3) 83 3.6
                    4) 40 1.7
                    5) 286 12.5
                    6) 9 0.4
                    7) 4 0.2
                    8) 21 0.9
                    9) 5 0.2
                    10) 250 10.9
                    11) 1 0
                    12) 5 0.2
                    13) 3 0.1
                    15) 54 2.4
                    16) 2 0.1
                    17) 2 0.1
                    20) 80 3.5
                    25) 70 3.1
                    30) 46 2
                    33) 6 0.3
                    35) 7 0.3
                    40) 33 1.4
                    45) 6 0.3
                    49) 1 0
                    50) 55 2.4
                    55) 2 0.1
                    60) 7 0.3
                    65) 4 0.2
                    70) 8 0.3
                    75) 16 0.7
                    80) 22 1
                    85) 8 0.3
                    90) 35 1.5
                    92) 1 0
                    94) 1 0
                    95) 25 1.1
                    97) 6 0.3
                    98) 15 0.7
                    99) 39 1.7
                    100) 140 6.1
                    101) Refused 243 10.6
                    TOTAL2,286100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTENDED RELIGIOUS SERVICES AT LEAST A FEW TIMES A YEAR AND ARE MEMBERS OF A PLACE OF WORSHIP. Approximately what percent of the congregation is Hispanic American? (CONGHISP)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) 0 0
                    1) 349 16.6
                    2) 179 8.5
                    3) 90 4.3
                    4) 39 1.9
                    5) 270 12.8
                    6) 14 0.7
                    7) 10 0.5
                    8) 16 0.8
                    9) 3 0.1
                    10) 242 11.5
                    12) 4 0.2
                    15) 58 2.8
                    17) 1 0
                    18) 2 0.1
                    20) 105 5
                    23) 1 0
                    25) 75 3.6
                    30) 52 2.5
                    33) 8 0.4
                    35) 12 0.6
                    40) 31 1.5
                    45) 4 0.2
                    49) 1 0
                    50) 68 3.2
                    55) 1 0
                    60) 21 1
                    65) 1 0
                    70) 12 0.6
                    75) 16 0.8
                    80) 16 0.8
                    85) 2 0.1
                    90) 17 0.8
                    95) 3 0.1
                    98) 4 0.2
                    99) 5 0.2
                    100) 37 1.8
                    101) Refused 337 16
                    TOTAL2,106100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTENDED RELIGIOUS SERVICES AT LEAST A FEW TIMES A YEAR AND ARE MEMBERS OF A PLACE OF WORSHIP. Approximately what percent of the congregation is Asian American? (CONGASIA)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) 0 0
                    1) 406 23.6
                    2) 196 11.4
                    3) 83 4.8
                    4) 27 1.6
                    5) 244 14.2
                    6) 9 0.5
                    7) 11 0.6
                    8) 7 0.4
                    9) 6 0.3
                    10) 191 11.1
                    11) 2 0.1
                    12) 1 0.1
                    13) 2 0.1
                    15) 28 1.6
                    19) 1 0.1
                    20) 54 3.1
                    25) 16 0.9
                    30) 17 1
                    34) 1 0.1
                    35) 3 0.2
                    40) 9 0.5
                    50) 12 0.7
                    55) 1 0.1
                    60) 4 0.2
                    70) 1 0.1
                    75) 2 0.1
                    80) 4 0.2
                    85) 2 0.1
                    90) 3 0.2
                    93) 1 0.1
                    95) 3 0.2
                    98) 2 0.1
                    99) 2 0.1
                    100) 8 0.5
                    101) Refused 363 21.1
                    TOTAL1,722100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    [If RESPRACE LT or = 80%] What other racial groups are represented in the worship service that you normally attend? [Record all that are mentioned.] White (WHITECH)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) Not selected 2,373 95.5
                    1) Selected 112 4.5
                    TOTAL2,485100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    [If RESPRACE LT or = 80%] What other racial groups are represented in the worship service that you normally attend? [Record all that are mentioned.] Black (BLACKCH)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) Not selected 2,373 95.3
                    1) Selected 117 4.7
                    TOTAL2,490100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    [If RESPRACE LT or = 80%] What other racial groups are represented in the worship service that you normally attend? [Record all that are mentioned.] Hispanic (HISPCH)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) Not selected 2,373 94.6
                    1) Selected 135 5.4
                    TOTAL2,508100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    [If RESPRACE LT or = 80%] What other racial groups are represented in the worship service that you normally attend? [Record all that are mentioned.] Asian (ASIANCH)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) Not selected 2,373 95.7
                    1) Selected 106 4.3
                    TOTAL2,479100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    [If RESPRACE LT or = 80%] What other racial groups are represented in the worship service that you normally attend? [Record all that are mentioned.] Pacific Islander (PACIFCH)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) Not selected 2,373 98.6
                    1) Selected 34 1.4
                    TOTAL2,407100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    [If RESPRACE LT or = 80%] What other racial groups are represented in the worship service that you normally attend? [Record all that are mentioned.] American Indian (INDIANCH)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) Not selected 2,373 98.7
                    1) Selected 32 1.3
                    TOTAL2,405100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    [If RESPRACE LT or = 80%] What other racial groups are represented in the worship service that you normally attend? [Record all that are mentioned.] Mixed (MIXEDCH)
                      TOTAL %
                    0) Not selected 2,373 92.9
                    1) Selected 182 7.1
                    TOTAL2,555100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: U.S. Adults
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Phone


                    (racewor_06) Were any of these services with congregations whose racial or ethnic make-up is different than your congregations? (RACWOR06)
                      TOTAL %
                    -3) All other missing data 2 0.8
                    -1) Refused 1 0.4
                    1) Yes 72 27.5
                    2) No 187 71.4
                    TOTAL262100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: Congregations
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: In-Person


                    (racewor_98) Were any of these services with congregations whose racial or ethnic make-up is different than your congregations? (RACWOR98)
                      TOTAL %
                    -3) All other missing data 5 1.9
                    1) Yes 81 30.9
                    2) No 176 67.2
                    TOTAL262100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: U.S. Sample
                    Frame: Congregations
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: In-Person


                    Please reflect on how similar or dissimilar the members of your congregation generally are to residents in your congregations immediate geographical area. For each factor below, indicate whether your congregation is similar, somewhat different, or very different from its immediate social context. If other important community characteristics are relevant, please list them. -- Race (CONGSIM2)
                      TOTAL %
                    1) Very different 15 2.9
                    2) Somewhat different 36 7
                    3) Similar 466 90.1
                    TOTAL517100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
                    Frame: Congregations
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Mailed


                    Please reflect on how similar or dissimilar the members of your congregation generally are to residents in your congregations immediate geographical area. For each factor below, indicate whether your congregation is similar, somewhat different, or very different from its immediate social context. If other important community characteristics are relevant, please list them. -- Ethnic background (CONGSIM3)
                      TOTAL %
                    1) Very different 16 3.1
                    2) Somewhat different 54 10.5
                    3) Similar 445 86.4
                    TOTAL515100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
                    Frame: Congregations
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Mailed


                    In order to understand whether and how the situation has changed, please provide estimates of similarities or differences between your congregations members and persons in the immediate geographical area approximately 10 years ago. -- Race (CONG10S2)
                      TOTAL %
                    1) Very different 17 3.3
                    2) Different 15 2.9
                    3) Somewhat similar 477 93.7
                    TOTAL509100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
                    Frame: Congregations
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Mailed


                    In order to understand whether and how the situation has changed, please provide estimates of similarities or differences between your congregations members and persons in the immediate geographical area approximately 10 years ago. -- Ethnic background (CONG10S3)
                      TOTAL %
                    1) Very different 21 4.1
                    2) Different 31 6.1
                    3) Somewhat similar 455 89.7
                    TOTAL507100.0
                    Survey Details
                    Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
                    Frame: Congregations
                    Sample: Random Sample
                    Mode: Mailed


                    Q10 About what percent of the people at your current place of worship are of the same race/ethnicity as you? (Q10)

                    Frequencies and percentages are not available for this question.

                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Mixed-mode


                      IF NO (WORSHIP1): About what percent of the people at the service you normally attend are [Rs ethnicity]? (03, 10) (WORSHIP2)
                        TOTAL %
                      -1) RF/DK 22 10.6
                      0) 0 0 0
                      1) 1 5 2.4
                      2) 2 5 2.4
                      5) 5 5 2.4
                      10) 10 7 3.4
                      11) 11 1 0.5
                      15) 15 6 2.9
                      20) 20 10 4.8
                      25) 25 5 2.4
                      30) 30 20 9.7
                      33) 33 2 1
                      35) 35 5 2.4
                      40) 40 18 8.7
                      45) 45 2 1
                      50) 50 52 25.1
                      55) 55 1 0.5
                      60) 60 19 9.2
                      65) 65 2 1
                      66) 66 1 0.5
                      70) 70 10 4.8
                      75) 75 5 2.4
                      76) 76 1 0.5
                      79) 79 1 0.5
                      98) 98 1 0.5
                      100) 100 1 0.5
                      TOTAL207100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      ASKED IN TERMS OF OPPOSITE RACE: Do (Blacks/Negroes/African-Americans)/Whites attend the church that you, yourself, attend most often, or not? (RACCHURH)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes, attend 325 36.2
                      2) No, do not attend 412 45.8
                      3) No church 158 17.6
                      8) Dont know 2 0.2
                      9) No answer 2 0.2
                      TOTAL899100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      Asked about opposite race: Do (Blacks/Negroes/African-Americans)/Whites attend the church that you, yourself, attend most often, or not? (RACCHURH)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes, attend 390 38.3
                      2) No, do not attend 471 46.3
                      3) No church 138 13.6
                      8) Dont know 1 0.1
                      9) No answer 17 1.7
                      TOTAL1,017100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      Asked in terms of opposite race: Do [(Blacks/Negroes/African-Americans)/Whites] attend the church that you, yourself, attend most often, or not? (RACCHURH)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes, attend 520 35.4
                      2) No, do not attend 719 49
                      3) No church 223 15.2
                      8) Dont know 2 0.1
                      9) No answer 4 0.3
                      TOTAL1,468100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      IF NO (WORSHIP1): About what percent of the people at the service you normally attend are [Rs ethnicity]? (WORSHIP2)
                        TOTAL %
                      -1) RF/DK 20 16
                      0) 0 0 0
                      1) 1 3 2.4
                      2) 2 4 3.2
                      5) 5 3 2.4
                      10) 10 1 0.8
                      11) 11 1 0.8
                      15) 15 4 3.2
                      20) 20 7 5.6
                      25) 25 4 3.2
                      30) 30 8 6.4
                      33) 33 1 0.8
                      35) 35 4 3.2
                      40) 40 9 7.2
                      45) 45 1 0.8
                      50) 50 31 24.8
                      60) 60 11 8.8
                      65) 65 1 0.8
                      66) 66 1 0.8
                      70) 70 5 4
                      75) 75 3 2.4
                      76) 76 1 0.8
                      98) 98 1 0.8
                      100) 100 1 0.8
                      TOTAL125100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      [If ATTEND=4-7] Now think about the people, if any, that you have frequent contact with, and enjoy being around in your [church/synagogue/mosque/temple]. With these people in mind, how many [respondents race] are among these people? (RACECHUR)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) Refused 1,427 55.8
                      1) All 514 20.1
                      2) Most 348 13.6
                      3) About half 137 5.4
                      4) Few 82 3.2
                      5) None 36 1.4
                      99) Dont know 15 0.6
                      TOTAL2,559100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      Though hard to know for sure, would you say that [respondents race] make up more than 80 percent of the worship service that you normally attend at your [church/synagogue/mosque/temple]? (MAKEUP)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) Refused 1,448 56.6
                      1) Yes 911 35.6
                      2) No 185 7.2
                      99) Dont know 16 0.6
                      TOTAL2,560100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      About what percent of the people at the worship service that you normally attend would you say are [respondents race]? (RESPRACE)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) 0 2,359 92.7
                      1) 1 13 0.5
                      2) 2 7 0.3
                      3) 3 4 0.2
                      5) 5 8 0.3
                      6) 6 0 0
                      7) 7 0 0
                      8) 8 0 0
                      9) 9 1 0
                      10) 10 8 0.3
                      13) 13 0 0
                      15) 15 3 0.1
                      20) 20 8 0.3
                      25) 25 4 0.2
                      30) 30 13 0.5
                      33) 33 1 0
                      40) 40 12 0.5
                      45) 45 3 0.1
                      47) 47 1 0
                      50) 50 42 1.6
                      60) 60 19 0.7
                      65) 65 6 0.2
                      66) 66 1 0
                      70) 70 11 0.4
                      75) 75 8 0.3
                      80) 80 2 0.1
                      90) 90 4 0.2
                      95) 95 2 0.1
                      99) 99 2 0.1
                      100) 100 3 0.1
                      999) Dont know 1 0
                      TOTAL2,546100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      When you first started attending your current [church/synagogue/mosque/temple], would you say that [respondents race] made up more than 80 percent of the worship service that you attend? (FIRSTATT)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) Refused 1,427 55.8
                      1) Yes 958 37.5
                      2) No 161 6.3
                      99) Dont know 12 0.5
                      TOTAL2,558100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      [Ask only of non-whites, as trying to see if in multiethnic congregation even if not in a multiracial congregation.] In addition to your own ethnic group, are there any other ethnic groups represented in the worship service that you normally attend? (OTHERETH)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes 156 45.6
                      2) No 166 48.5
                      99) Dont know 20 5.8
                      TOTAL342100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      As an adult, have you ever in the past been a member of a congregation in which [respondents race] made up less than 80 percent congregation? (LESSTHAN)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) Refused 1,427 55.8
                      1) Yes 161 6.3
                      2) No 963 37.6
                      99) Dont know 8 0.3
                      TOTAL2,559100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      [ASKED IF WSHPRACE=LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 80% ONLY] About what percent of the people who attend the same worship service that you normally attend would you say are [Rs race, taken from RACE94]? (PCNTRSRC)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) 1 3 9.1
                      5) 5 1 3
                      20) 20 1 3
                      30) 30 1 3
                      33) 33 2 6.1
                      40) 40 4 12.1
                      50) 50 11 33.3
                      60) 60 6 18.2
                      65) 65 2 6.1
                      75) 75 1 3
                      81) Dont know / No answer 1 3
                      TOTAL33100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Regional Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      Do any people who are not the same race as you attend your church or place of worship? [NOT ASKED IF RESPONDENT SAID HE/SHE NEVER ATTENDED RELIGIOUS SERVICES IN RELIG, OR REFUSED TO ANSWER RELIG] (MIXCHR)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes 227 72.8
                      2) No 68 21.8
                      3) Dont know/No answer 17 5.4
                      TOTAL312100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Regional Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      Asked about opposite race: Do (Blacks/Negroes/African-Americans)/Whites attend the church that you, yourself, attend most often, or not? (RACCHURH)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes, attend 200 39.1
                      2) No, do not attend 224 43.8
                      3) No church 83 16.2
                      8) Dont know 1 0.2
                      9) No answer 3 0.6
                      TOTAL511100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      Asked about opposite race: Do (Blacks/Negroes/African-Americans)/Whites attend the church that you, yourself, attend most often, or not? (RACCHURH)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes, attend 399 37.7
                      2) No, do not attend 443 41.9
                      3) No church 211 20
                      8) Dont know 1 0.1
                      9) No answer 3 0.3
                      TOTAL1,057100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      O any people who are not the same race as you attend your church or place of worship? NOTE: Not asked if respondent said he/she never attended religious services in RELIG, or refused to answer RELIG. (MIXCRCH)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes 495 71
                      2) No 177 25.4
                      3) Dont know/No answer 25 3.6
                      TOTAL697100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Regional Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      [ASKED OF RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED RELIG599=ABOUT ONCE A MONTH, OR 2 TO 3 TIMES A MONTH, OR NEARLY VERY WEEK, OR EVERY WEEK OR SEVERAL TIMES A WEEK] Though hard to know for sure, would you say that [people of Rs race] make up more than 80% or less than 80% of the worship service you normally attend at your place of worship? (WSHPRACE)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Yes, more than 80% 448 85.3
                      2) No, less than or equal to 80% 64 12.2
                      3) Dont Know/No answer 13 2.5
                      TOTAL525100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Regional Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      [ASKED OF RESPONDENTS IF WSHPRACE LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 80% ONLY] About what percent of the people who attend the same worship service that you normally attend would you say are [Rs race, from RACE94, or the same race as you if RACE94 =other]? (PCNTRSRC)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) 0 0 0
                      1) 1 3 4.9
                      2) 2 3 4.9
                      3) 3 2 3.3
                      5) 5 1 1.6
                      10) 10 1 1.6
                      20) 20 4 6.6
                      25) 25 1 1.6
                      30) 30 1 1.6
                      40) 40 6 9.8
                      50) 50 18 29.5
                      55) 55 2 3.3
                      60) 60 5 8.2
                      65) 65 1 1.6
                      66) 66 1 1.6
                      70) 70 6 9.8
                      80) 80 1 1.6
                      81) Dont know/No Answer 5 8.2
                      TOTAL61100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Regional Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      What percentage of people attending respondents worship service are respondents race? (OPCNTRSR)
                        TOTAL %
                      1) Less Than 10% 9 14.8
                      2) 10-19% 1 1.6
                      3) 20-29% 5 8.2
                      4) 30-39% 1 1.6
                      5) 40-49% 6 9.8
                      6) 50-59% 20 32.8
                      7) 60-69% 7 11.5
                      8) 70-80% 7 11.5
                      9) Dont know/No answer 5 8.2
                      TOTAL61100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: Regional Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Phone


                      (heritage_98) Within the past twelve months, have there been any groups or meetings or classes or events specifically focused on the following purposes or activities? To discuss how best to preserve your congregations own racial or ethnic heritage? (HERITG98)
                        TOTAL %
                      -3) All other missing data 1 0.4
                      1) Yes 25 9.5
                      2) No 236 90.1
                      TOTAL262100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: Congregations
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      (sethnic98) What projects or programs have you sponsored or participated in? Programs focused on issues of race or ethnicity (SETHN98)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) No program of this type mentioned 0 0
                      1) Mentions at least one program of this type 15 100
                      TOTAL15100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: Congregations
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      (sethnic06) What projects or programs have you sponsored or participated in? Programs focused on issues of race or ethnicity (SETHN06)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) No program of this type mentioned 0 0
                      1) Mentions at least one program of this type 14 100
                      TOTAL14100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: Congregations
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      (pethnic06) Programs focused on issues of race or ethnicity (PETHN06)
                        TOTAL %
                      -3) All other missing data 4 80
                      0) No program of this type mentioned 0 0
                      1) Mentions at least one program of this type 1 20
                      TOTAL5100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: Congregations
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      Which of the following aspects of this congregation do you personally most value? Openness to social diversity. (VALUEOD)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) Not check 0 0
                      1) Check 11,425 100
                      TOTAL11,425100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: Other
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: Other


                      Different words and images generate different feelings in people, both positive and negative. On a scale from plus 5 all the way down to minus 5, where plus 5 indicates a very positive feeling, minus 5 indicates a very negative feeling, and 0 indicates a neutral feeling, please rate your initial response to each of the following phrases. Does it give you a good feeling, a bad feeling, or neither? G. Ethnic diversity (GF7ETHDV)
                        TOTAL %
                      -5) Very negative 44 3.2
                      -4) -4 14 1
                      -3) -3 41 3
                      -2) -2 37 2.7
                      -1) -1 45 3.3
                      0) Neutral 0 0
                      1) 1 119 8.6
                      2) 2 197 14.3
                      3) 3 333 24.1
                      4) 4 245 17.8
                      5) Very positive 305 22.1
                      TOTAL1,380100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: U.S. Adults
                      Sample: Random Sample
                      Mode: In-Person


                      How well does each of the following statements describe your congregation? Our congregation is trying to increase its racial/ethnic diversity. (DIVERSE)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) Missing 2,217 15.5
                      1) Not at all 2,528 17.7
                      2) Slightly 2,659 18.6
                      3) Somewhat 3,405 23.9
                      4) Quite well 2,249 15.8
                      5) Very well 1,204 8.4
                      TOTAL14,262100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: Congregations
                      Sample: Other
                      Mode: Mixed-mode


                      How well does each of the following statements describe your congregation? Our congregation has a strong racial/ethnic or national heritage that it is trying to preserve. (PRESEVE)
                        TOTAL %
                      0) Missing 3,181 22.4
                      1) Not at all 6,093 42.9
                      2) Slightly 2,142 15.1
                      3) Somewhat 1,491 10.5
                      4) Quite well 837 5.9
                      5) Very well 458 3.2
                      TOTAL14,202100.0
                      Survey Details
                      Scope: U.S. Sample
                      Frame: Congregations
                      Sample: Other
                      Mode: Mixed-mode


                      SubCategories [ Back to Top ]
                      Racial Breakdown: This question type asks the respondent what percentage of his/her congregation is of a particular racial/ethnic group.
                      Services: This question type asks if the respondent has attend a worship service at a congregation with a different racial/ethnic breakdown than his/her congregation.
                      Similarity: Community: This question type asks the respondent if the congregation has a similar racial/ethnic makeup as the surrounding community.
                      Similarity: Respondent: This question type asks the respondent if people of different races/ethnicities attend his/her congregation.
                      Value Diversity?: This question type asks the respondent how much diversity is valued within the congregation.

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