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Sidney, OH Micro Area - Metro Area 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 7 13,106 271.74
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 7 10,330 214.18
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 11 1,745 36.18
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 5 1,555 32.24
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 4 724 15.01
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 2 667 13.83
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 570 11.82
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 2 542 11.24
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 364 7.55
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 228 4.73
Full Gospel Christian Assemblies International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 180 3.73
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 167 3.46
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 163 3.38
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 150 3.11
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 98 2.03
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1 95 1.97
Church of the Brethren Evangelical Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 65 1.35
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 1 22 0.46
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 20 0.41
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 6 0.12
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 0 0.00
North American Baptist Conference Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Pentecostal Church of God Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
North American Lutheran Church Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Church of God, Mountain Assembly, Inc. Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this metro area was 48,230 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (30,797) included 63.9% 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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