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Recent statistics on checking email in church, Falwell's life insurance, and pastors' salaries.

37%   Mobile device users who check e-mail while driving.

12%   Mobile device users who check e-mail during church.

$29 million   Amount from Jerry Falwell's life insurance payout that went to Liberty University, canceling the school's debt.

$82 million   The school's debt during its 1992 financial crisis.

$56,959   Average annual compensation, including salary and benefits, for solo pastors.

10.4%   How much more female solo pastors make than their male counterparts.

Related Elsewhere:

See our earlier Go Figure postings from September 2007, August 2007, July 2007, June 2007, May 2007, April 2007, March 2007, February 2007, January 2007, December 2006, November 2006, and earlier issues.

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