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Membership Data [Download .csv Data]

Year Clergy Congregations Members
1925 510 159 6,946
1929 560 175 7,975
1935 579 180 10,860
1937 - 45 2,660
1939 - 32 1,391
1947 - 23 1,240
1950 - 23 1,240
1952 30 23 1,240
1956 25 25 1,500
1957 25 25 1,500
1958 30 30 2,200
1959 30 33 2,340
1960 30 35 2,350
1961 42 34 2,350
1962 40 40 3,010
1963 45 41 3,210
1965 50 45 3,575
1967 40 45 5,500
1968 42 46 5,580
1969 52 46 5,650
1970 49 46 5,785
1971 53 46 5,410
1972 45 25 2,500
1973 34 18 1,100
1974 80 25 2,700
1975 30 25 2,700
1976 40 14 750
1977 36 14 1,000
1978 43 15 2,140
1984 53 20 2,700
1992 96 16 35,000
1995 31 15 8,000
1996 56 15 10,000
1999 35 15 2,500
2001 35 15 3,000
2004 35 15 3,500
2006 29 6 3,500
2007 29 5 3,500

Notes

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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]