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Scotland County, North Carolina

Denominational Groups, 2000

6,682 6,102   488 64 22,662
Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Orthodox Catholic Other Unclaimed

Congregational "adherents" include all full members, their children, and others who regularly attend services. The historically African American denominations are not included in the 2000 congregation and membership totals. Many are also missing in 1990 and most historically African American denominations are missing in the 1980 reports.
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Reports


Religious Bodies Theology Congregations Adherents % Change
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant 0 +481 14.8%
International Pentecostal Holiness Church Evangelical Protestant 0 +352 55.7%
National Association of Free Will Baptists Evangelical Protestant 0 +172 181.1%
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant +1 +166 17.0%
Catholic Church Catholic 0 +138 39.4%
Assemblies of God Evangelical Protestant +1 +90 300.0%
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant 0 +15 16.5%
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant 0 +1 0.8%
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant 0 -12 -8.8%
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant 0 -26 -28.9%
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant 0 -35 -38.5%
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant 0 -50 -34.0%
Wesleyan Church, The Evangelical Protestant -1 -129 -63.2%
United Methodist Church, The Mainline Protestant 0 -229 -5.2%
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant 0 -331 -16.4%
  Totals: +1 +603 +4.8%

The population of this county (or equivalent) in 1990 was 33,754; in 2000 it was 35,998. The total population changed 6.6%. The adherent totals for 1990 (21,616) represent 64.0% of the 1990 population. The adherent totals for 2000 (13,336) include 37.0% of the 2000 population. The totals represent the change in groups that reported in both 1990 and 2000 only. There is sufficient data for 15 groups to calculate 1990-2000 change. These 15 groups had 12,654 adherents in 1990 and 13,257 adherents in 2000, for a change of 4.8%

Sources

The 2000 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and includes statistics for 149 religious groups, including number of churches and adherents. Dale E. Jones, Sherri Doty, Clifford Grammich, James E. Horsch, Richard Houseal, Mac Lynn, John P. Marcum, Kenneth M. Sanchagrin and Richard H. Taylor supervised the collection. These data originally appeared in Religious Congregations & Membership in the United States, 2000, published by the Glenmary Research Center.

The 1990 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and include statistics for 132 religious groups, including number of churches and adherents. Martin B. Bradley, Norman M. Green, Jr., Dale E. Jones, Mac Lynn, and Lou McNeil supervised the collection. These data originally appeared in Churches and Church Membership in the United States, 1990, published by the Glenmary Research Center.

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