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Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana - County Membership Report (2020)

Exact definitions of "congregations" and "adherents" vary by religious body. Congregations may be parishes, churches, synagogues, mosques, temples, or another site where a religious body has regularly scheduled worship services. Adherents generally are members, children who are not members, and others who are not members but are considered participants in the congregation.

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Religious Bodies Tradition Family Congregations Adherents Adherence Rate
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 22 51,161 236.00
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 53 31,867 147.00
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 58 17,870 82.43
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 13 7,924 36.55
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 5 3,826 17.65
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 9 2,650 12.22
National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 3 1,848 8.52
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 5 1,790 8.26
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 5 1,752 8.08
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 6 1,410 6.50
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 9 1,335 6.16
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 8 1,230 5.67
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 5 1,122 5.18
Full Gospel Christian Assemblies International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 4 818 3.77
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 4 799 3.69
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 2 600 2.77
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 593 2.74
Association of Vineyard Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 356 1.64
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 1 354 1.63
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 2 338 1.56
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 3 301 1.39
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 250 1.15
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 4 239 1.10
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 2 211 0.97
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 150 0.69
Reform Judaism Judaism Judaism Family 1 143 0.66
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 128 0.59
Church of our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc. Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 126 0.58
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 1 83 0.38
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 54 0.25
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 53 0.24
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 45 0.21
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America Orthodox Eastern Liturgical (Orthodox) Family 1 45 0.21
Community of Christ Evangelical Protestant Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1
Communion of Reformed Evangelical Churches Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Grace Communion International Evangelical Protestant 1
American Sikh Council Other Other Groups Family 1
International Fellowship of Bible Churches Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 20
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this county was 216,785 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (131,471) included 60.6% of the total population in 2020. The adherence rate is the number of adherents of a given group per 1,000 people in the general population.

Note that data collection methods for religious bodies change over time, affecting the comparability of statistics. For further information, see the U.S. Religion Census website at https://www.usreligioncensus.org/.

The 2020 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and include data for 372 religious bodies or groups. Of these, the ASARB was able to gather data on congregations and adherents for 217 and on congregations only for 155.

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