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Snapshot

  2000 2010 Growth/Decline
Congregations 38 37 -1 (-2.6%)
Adherents 46,354 30,530 -15,824 (-34.1%)


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Membership Data [Download .csv Data]

Year Clergy Congregations Members
1957 82 50 101,199
1958 83 52 122,000
1959 56 51 125,000
1960 - 51 125,000
1961 - 78 127,000
1962 113 52 155,000
1963 57 55 138,855
1964 60 56 132,000
1965 68 56 163,960
1966 49 43 136,000
1967 51 43 136,000
1969 64 59 300,000
1971 71 62 300,000
1972 67 58 372,000
1978 60 57 326,500
1979 61 66 450,000
1991 70 72 414,000
2007 70 72 650,000
2008 56 63 650,000

Notes

Snapshot

2000 and 2010 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and include statistics for 236 religious groups, providing information on the number of their congregations and adherents within each state and county in the United States. Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E. Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H. Taylor supervised the collection. These data originally appeared in 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study, published by ASARB.

Year-by-Year

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]