Online Resources for Congregations
Map congregations and demographics using 2009 data on congregations and 2007 census data.
Ahead of the Trend: Recent Columns
Explore detailed information and family trees for more than 400 U.S. religious denominations.
Browse dozens of topics and see responses from major national surveys, demographic patterns and changes over time.
Review rank-ordered data on religion in the U.S. and around the world. **Now including the latest data from the Religious Congregations & Membership Study, 2010!**
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Religion Quizzes: So you think you know?
Use our site tutorials to learn how to use the ARDA's tools and features. Select a tutorial from the list below to download a Word document. Install Word Viewer
if you don't have Microsoft Word.
See how you compare to the U.S. population:
News & Research Updates:
** New Feature **
Browse dozens of topics and see responses from a major national survey of congregations.
Community Profile Builder
This guide will enable you to build a profile of the social, educational, economic, and religious characteristics of the area that your church or organization serves.
|Pinpoint congregations and demographic data on a new, interactive map. It's as easy as entering a ZIP code.|
Updated National Profiles
National Profiles has new demographic, educational, economic and governmental measures; a redesigned display of religious adherence statistics; and an expanded Religious Freedom section with multiple new measures.