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Hawaii County, Hawaii

Religious Traditions, 2010

16,302   5,882 25 30,616 38,701 93,553
Evangelical Protestant Black Protestant Mainline Protestant Orthodox Catholic Other Unclaimed

Congregational adherents include all full members, their children, and others who regularly attend services. The 2010 reports contain incomplete counts of congregations and adherents belonging to the eight largest historically African-American denominations. These denominations are not included in the 2000 reports and are largely missing from the 1990 and 1980 reports.
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Reports


Religious Bodies Tradition Family Congregations Adherents Adherence Rate
American Baptist Association, The Evangelical Protestant Baptist 1 7 0.0
Assemblies of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 19 3,116 21.0
Bahá'í Other Other Groups --- --- ---
Buddhists Other Other Groups 6 --- ---
Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 2 --- ---
Catholic Church Catholic Catholicism 24 32,851 221.0
Christian and Missionary Alliance, The Evangelical Protestant Holiness 1 83 0.6
Christian Brethren Evangelical Protestant Ind. Fundamentalist --- --- ---
Church of Christ, Scientist Other Christian Science --- --- ---
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 3 317 2.1
Church of God (Seventh Day) Evangelical Protestant Adventist --- --- ---
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 1 56 0.4
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The Other Latter-day Saints 15 6,825 45.9
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness 3 291 2.0
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Baptist 4 117 0.8
Community of Christ Other Latter-day Saints 2 206 1.4
Congregational Christian Churches, Additional (not part of any national CCC body) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 6 534 3.6
Converge Worldwide/Baptist General Conference Evangelical Protestant Baptist 1 50 0.3
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Episcopalianism/Anglicanism 7 1,009 6.8
Evangelical Covenant Church, The Evangelical Protestant Methodist/Pietist --- --- ---
Evangelical Free Church of America, The Evangelical Protestant Methodist/Pietist 1 140 0.9
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran 1 192 1.3
Foursquare Gospel, International Church of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 8 2,310 15.5
Friends (Quakers) Mainline Protestant European Free-Church 1 40 0.3
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist 2 0 ---
Independent Yearly Meetings of Friends* Mainline Protestant European Free-Church --- --- ---
International Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Baptist 1 57 0.4
International Pentecostal Holiness Church Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 3 1,247 8.4
Jehovah's Witnesses Other Adventist --- --- ---
Jewish Other Judaism 0 280 1.9
Korean Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed --- --- ---
Korean-American Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed --- --- ---
Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran 2 167 1.1
Metropolitan Community Churches, Universal Fellowship of Mainline Protestant Other Groups --- --- ---
Missionary Church, The Evangelical Protestant Holiness 2 240 1.6
New Apostolic Church of North America, National Organization of the Other Other Groups --- --- ---
Non-denominational Evangelical Protestant
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Orthodox Church in America Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) --- --- ---
Orthodox Judaism Other Judaism --- --- ---
Pentecostal Church of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 1 80 0.5
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 4 1,577 10.6
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness 4 771 5.2
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist 5 884 5.9
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist 12 2,267 15.2
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 22 2,959 19.9
United Methodist Church, The Mainline Protestant Methodist/Pietist 4 456 3.1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal --- --- ---
Unity Churches, Association of Other Other Groups --- --- ---
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran --- --- ---
Totals: 168 59,129  

The population of Hawaii County, Hawaii was 148,677 in 2000; in 1990 it was 120,317. The total population changed 23.6%. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (59,129) included 39.8% of the total population in 2000.

* In an effort to better match the ASARB standards for adherents, a few religious bodies changed the way their adherents were reported in 2010, including the Catholic Church, Amish groups, Friends groups, Jewish groups, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Non-denominational Christian Churches, and the United Methodist Church. This change does not affect any of the data in the newly released 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. In fact, the data for these groups are now more comparable to that of other bodies than it was in previous decadal reports.

However, the change in methodology can distort assessments on growth or decline between 2000 and 2010 for each of these groups. County-level 2000 data using the new methodology are not readily available. ASARB staff has adjusted some 2000 county-level adherent statistics to allow for a more accurate picture on growth or decline. The revised maps and charts are now available on-line at www.usreligioncensus.org for those who are interested in these trends.

Source

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 the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB). [More information on the data collection]

The adherence rate provides the number of adherents of a particular group per 1,000 population. For example, in 2010 the Episcopal Church had an adherence rate of 7.6 in Autauga County, Alabama. This means that about 8 out of every 1,000 people in Autauga County were Episcopalian.