Explore National Survey of Religious Leaders data and results.

    1. Download the Data
      Download from the Association of Religion Data Archives or ICPSR.
    2. Questionnaire
      Review the NSRL questionnaire. You can review either the document used to program the online instrument or the hard copy questionnaire.
    3. Codebook
      Review the NSRL codebook, which contains methodological details and descriptions of all variables in the NSRL dataset.
    4. Summary Tables (coming soon)
      Explore NSRL results in these summary tables.
    5. Weights Document
      Read the detailed description of NSRL sample weights.
    6. Non-Response Bias
      Read a detailed assessment of non-response bias in the NSRL sample.

  • 1,600 participating religious leaders representing 70+ Christian denominations, plus Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, and other religious groups
  • Information on demographics, job and career, pastoral activities, health, perspectives on science, political activities, and much more


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