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Snapshot

  2000 2010 Growth/Decline
Congregations 75 135 +60 (80.0%)
Adherents 55,807 68,760 +12,953 (23.2%)


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Membership Data [Download .csv Data]

Year Clergy Congregations Members
1925 32 35 100,000
1929 32 35 100,000
1933 - 35 100,000
1935 32 35 100,000
1937 - 35 -
1940 - 35 100,000
1942 - 45 110,000
1947 - 46 75,000
1952 60 47 75,000
1953 65 53 100,000
1955 60 53 100,000
1957 68 61 150,000
1959 80 73 250,000
1960 78 71 125,000
1961 77 73 130,000
1963 72 76 50,000
1967 64 52 65,000
1981 74 77 95,000
1982 73 75 97,123
1986 82 68 67,000
2005 82 68 67,000

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]