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Snapshot

  2000 2010 Growth/Decline
Congregations 89 94 +5 (5.6%)
Adherents 91,513 64,545 -26,968 (-29.5%)


Year-by-Year (Click on a point to see data)




Membership Data [Download .csv Data]

Year Clergy Congregations Members
1925 28 78 86,000
1929 35 74 92,000
1937 - 52 108,000
1965 34 32 125,000
1968 34 32 125,000
1969 25 33 125,000
1970 37 34 125,000
1972 34 29 125,000
1984 23 27 225,000
1985 23 27 225,000
1986 19 18 -
1990 29 30 180,000
1991 29 28 150,000
1992 27 32 150,000
1995 58 28 180,000
1997 28 28 200,000
1998 31 28 200,000
2000 46 36 360,000
2002 44 34 360,000
2003 44 34 360,000
2004 47 33 360,000
2005 48 35 360,000
2006 46 38 360,000
2007 47 36 360,000
2008 45 36 350,000
2009 43 38 350,000

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]