Evangelical Presbyterian Church (1981)

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Snapshot

  2000 2010 Growth/Decline
Congregations 179 291 +112 (62.6%)
Adherents 80,207 129,636 +49,429 (61.6%)


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Year Clergy Congregations Members
1982 67 35 19,000
1984 101 60 23,900
1986 177 106 30,000
1988 215 120 33,000
1989 225 155 50,300
1990 280 160 54,781
1991 313 155 52,645
1992 382 174 55,008
1993 387 175 56,421
1994 380 177 56,499
1996 420 183 57,502
1997 419 186 57,502
1998 443 187 61,347
1999 424 197 63,447
2000 439 189 64,939
2001 486 193 67,808
2002 492 190 69,351
2003 501 194 71,755
2004 529 181 73,941
2005 498 182 73,019
2007 608 207 89,190

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]