Religious Society of Friends (Conservative)

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Denominational Profile

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1925 49 45 3,500
1929 49 45 3,500
1935 56 40 4,746
1936 - 31 3,351
1947 - 11 1,059
1950 9 11 987
1951 8 12 1,030
1952 9 11 993
1953 6 24 2,011
1954 0 24 1,931
1955 15 25 2,223
1956 12 23 1,974
1957 0 21 1,894
1960 0 10 860
1961 0 21 1,696
1971 0 26 1,835
1974 0 26 1,840
1976 0 27 1,728
1979 0 27 1,832
1984 17 28 1,744
1994 - 1,200 104,000
1995 0 27 1,800
2004 - 1,200 104,000

Data were taken from the National Council of Churches' Historic Archive CD and recent editions of the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches. Denomination descriptions provided by Dr. J. Gordon Melton, Director, Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR). [More information on data sources]