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Hawaii

Religious Traditions, 2010

130,265   40,833 340 249,619 140,923 798,321
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
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The Other Latter-day Saints 134 69,872 51.4
Non-denominational Evangelical Protestant
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128 32,315 23.8
Buddhism, Mahayana Other Other Groups 127 61,727 45.4
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 115 19,684 14.5
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist 108 18,520 13.6
Catholic Church Catholic Catholicism 93 249,619 183.5
Assemblies of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 83 22,543 16.6
Foursquare Gospel, International Church of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 45 29,677 21.8
Jehovah's Witnesses Other Adventist 36 --- ---
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Episcopalianism/Anglicanism 34 6,932 5.1
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist 33 6,689 4.9
United Methodist Church, The Mainline Protestant Methodist/Pietist 31 8,304 6.1
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 29 2,250 1.7
Bahá'í Other Other Groups 26 869 0.6
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness 25 3,935 2.9
Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 23 --- ---
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 19 --- ---
Missionary Church, The Evangelical Protestant Holiness 16 1,712 1.3
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Baptist 14 911 0.7
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness 12 2,458 1.8
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Baptist 11 1,745 1.3
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran 11 2,573 1.9
Christian and Missionary Alliance, The Evangelical Protestant Holiness 9 1,591 1.2
Hindu, Post Renaissance Other Other Groups 9 455 0.3
Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran 9 1,504 1.1
Buddhism, Vajrayana Other Other Groups 8 340 0.2
Church of Christ, Scientist Other Christian Science 7 --- ---
Evangelical Free Church of America, The Evangelical Protestant Methodist/Pietist 7 1,340 1.0
Korean Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 6 --- ---
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 6 1,827 1.3
Buddhism, Theravada Other Other Groups 5 3,692 2.7
Congregational Christian Churches, Additional (not part of any national CCC body) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 5 483 0.4
Independent Yearly Meetings of Friends* Mainline Protestant European Free-Church 5 116 0.1
International Pentecostal Holiness Church Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 5 590 0.4
Unity Churches, Association of Other Other Groups 5 --- ---
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Baptist 4 216 0.2
Hindu, Indian-American Hindu Temple Assoc. Other Other Groups 4 2,312 1.7
Korean-American Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 4 --- ---
American Baptist Association, The Evangelical Protestant Baptist 3 199 0.1
American Baptist Churches in the USA Mainline Protestant Baptist 3 658 0.5
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 3 196 0.1
Converge Worldwide/Baptist General Conference Evangelical Protestant Baptist 3 270 0.2
International Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Baptist 3 407 0.3
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 3 287 0.2
Evangelical Covenant Church, The Evangelical Protestant Methodist/Pietist 2 535 0.4
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist 2 --- ---
Grace Brethren Churches, Fellowship of Mainline Protestant European Free-Church 2 --- ---
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) 2 190 0.1
Hindu, Renaissance Other Other Groups 2 24 0.0
Mennonite Church USA Evangelical Protestant European Free-Church 2 34 0.0
Muslim Estimate Other Other Groups 2 616 0.5
New Apostolic Church of North America, National Organization of the Other Other Groups 2 --- ---
Orthodox Judaism Other Judaism 2 120 0.1
Reformed Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist 2 --- ---
Shinto Other Other Groups 2 --- ---
Vineyard USA Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 2 173 0.1
Anglican Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Episcopalianism/Anglicanism 1 --- ---
Christian Reformed Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 1 50 0.0
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness 1 24 0.0
Conservative Baptist Association of America Evangelical Protestant Baptist 1 --- ---
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 1 24 0.0
Conservative Judaism Other Judaism 1 108 0.1
Coptic Orthodox Church Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) 1 50 0.0
Hungarian Reformed Churches (Additional) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 1 --- ---
Korean Presbyterian Church Abroad Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 1 --- ---
Metropolitan Community Churches, Universal Fellowship of Mainline Protestant Other Groups 1 40 0.0
National Association of Free Will Baptists Evangelical Protestant Baptist 1 40 0.0
Orthodox Church in America Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) 1 25 0.0
Orthodox Presbyterian Church, The Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 1 34 0.0
Pentecostal Church of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal 1 109 0.1
Reform Judaism Other Judaism 1 610 0.4
Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) 1 25 0.0
Serbian Orthodox Church in North America Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) 1 50 0.0
Sikh Other Other Groups 1 --- ---
Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations Other Liberal 1 174 0.1
United Reformed Churches in North America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian-Reformed 1 --- ---
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran 1 103 0.1
Zoroastrian Other Other Groups 0 4 0.0
Totals: 1,314 561,980  

The population of Hawaii was 1,360,301 in 2010; in 2000 it was 1,211,537. The total population changed 12.3%. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (561,980) included 41.3% of the total population in 2010.

* 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.