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Snapshot

  2000 2010 Growth/Decline
Congregations 1,858 1,743 -115 (-6.2%)
Adherents 91,106 98,407 +7,301 (8.0%)


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Year Clergy Congregations Members
1953 700 1,100 31,956
1954 720 1,107 32,000
1955 730 1,105 33,119
1956 756 1,154 33,149
1957 780 1,183 33,761
1958 808 1,214 32,526
1959 833 1,243 32,673
1960 840 1,262 33,240
1961 2,679 1,301 35,349
1962 2,783 1,340 37,107
1963 2,760 1,383 39,154
1964 3,059 1,447 40,785
1965 3,164 1,452 42,516
1966 1,365 1,469 43,441
1969 1,307 1,531 48,708
1970 - 1,561 51,527
1973 5,195 1,711 59,535
1974 5,475 1,755 62,743
1975 5,679 1,791 65,801
1979 2,370 1,930 69,285
1980 - 1,977 72,977
1981 - 1,977 72,977
1982 5,548 2,026 74,084
1983 5,358 2,040 74,384
1984 8,051 2,040 74,430
1985 7,920 2,051 73,952
1986 7,573 2,062 74,122
1987 7,573 2,085 74,588
1989 - 2,111 73,977
1990 6,772 2,119 73,430
1991 10,151 2,096 72,904
1992 7,964 2,072 72,465
1993 6,957 2,044 72,370
1994 8,743 2,005 70,570
1995 8,636 1,961 72,859
1996 5,155 1,910 69,974
1997 2,049 1,908 76,531
1999 2,042 1,862 75,112
2000 - 1,865 72,899
2002 - 1,841 110,000
2003 5,047 1,879 105,976
2004 - 1,901 114,476
2006 4,509 1,871 84,762
2007 4,340 1,860 89,674

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]