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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
INTER-AMERICAN DIVISION (1922-Present)
Parent Field:  General Conference (1901-Present)
Sub Fields: ATLANTIC CARIBBEAN UNION MISSION (2011-2012)
BELIZE UNION OF CHURCHES MISSION (2008-2012)
CARIBBEAN UNION CONFERENCE (1955-2012)
CENTRAL MEXICAN UNION MISSION (2008-2012)
CHIAPAS MEXICAN UNION MISSION (2012-2012)
CUBAN UNION CONFERENCE (1984-2012)
DOMINICAN UNION CONFERENCE (2012-2012)
EAST VENEZUELA UNION MISSION (2010-2012)
EL SALVADOR UNION MISSION (2011-2012)
FRENCH ANTILLES-GUIANA UNION CONFERENCE (2010-2012)
GUATEMALA UNION MISSION (2008-2012)
HAITIAN UNION MISSION (1989-2012)
HONDURAS UNION MISSION (2011-2012)
INTER-OCEANIC MEXICAN UNION CONFERENCE (2011-2012)
JAMAICA UNION CONFERENCE (2011-2012)
NORTH COLOMBIAN UNION CONFERENCE (2010-2012)
NORTH MEXICAN UNION CONFERENCE (1985-2012)
PUERTO RICAN UNION CONFERENCE (1994-2012)
SOUTH CENTRAL AMERICAN UNION CONFERENCE (2003-2012)
SOUTH COLOMBIAN UNION MISSION (2010-2012)
SOUTHEAST MEXICAN UNION MISSION (2012-2012)
VENEZUELA-ANTILLES UNION MISSION (1989-2012)
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Field Name Churches Beginning
Membership
Accessions
(Bapt&POF)
Deaths Dropped
& Missing
Ending
Membership
Ord & Lic
Ministers
ATLANTIC CARIBBEAN UNION MISSION 78 27,674 2,064 41 83 30,178 56
BELIZE UNION OF CHURCHES MISSION 85 37,213 1,585 32 42 38,724 23
CARIBBEAN UNION CONFERENCE 598 223,086 4,695 487 2,295 224,461 297
CENTRAL MEXICAN UNION MISSION 207 67,722 3,785 72 954 70,449 89
CHIAPAS MEXICAN UNION MISSION 854 207,144 18,213 530 5,339 219,570 257
CUBAN UNION CONFERENCE 302 32,211 2,642 375 1,412 32,994 167
DOMINICAN UNION CONFERENCE 693 284,789 13,412 167 13,140 284,720 206
EAST VENEZUELA UNION MISSION 464 122,234 9,005 28 639 130,555 115
EL SALVADOR UNION MISSION 671 210,272 6,762 444 2,211 214,446 87
FRENCH ANTILLES-GUIANA UNION CONFERENCE 142 29,327 511 97 144 29,552 73
GUATEMALA UNION MISSION 816 232,996 12,332 181 2,482 241,100 96
HAITIAN UNION MISSION 512 374,399 18,362 303 1,144 390,157 202
HONDURAS UNION MISSION 439 249,497 10,618 59 121 259,924 75
INTER-OCEANIC MEXICAN UNION CONFERENCE 1,208 181,423 15,912 829 9,314 186,065 233
JAMAICA UNION CONFERENCE 648 263,168 8,828 693 1,676 269,342 221
NORTH COLOMBIAN UNION CONFERENCE 763 159,471 12,447 314 14,533 156,260 169
NORTH MEXICAN UNION CONFERENCE 541 131,346 7,171 176 1,478 136,778 220
PUERTO RICAN UNION CONFERENCE 301 37,442 1,449 323 669 37,903 154
SOUTH CENTRAL AMERICAN UNION CONFERENCE 740 282,262 13,118 308 7,562 286,642 172
SOUTH COLOMBIAN UNION MISSION 625 136,381 10,634 509 4,315 141,282 144
SOUTHEAST MEXICAN UNION MISSION 420 105,815 9,111 287 3,556 110,798 131
VENEZUELA-ANTILLES UNION MISSION 537 137,071 7,881 127 1,447 143,601 150
INTER-AMERICAN DIVISION 11,645 3,533,069 190,537 6,383 74,556 3,635,633 3,391
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
ATLANTIC CARIBBEAN UNION MISSION 7.46% 0.15% 0.30% 13.41 386.90 1.39 538.89
BELIZE UNION OF CHURCHES MISSION 4.26% 0.09% 0.11% 23.48 455.58 3.70 1,683.65
CARIBBEAN UNION CONFERENCE 2.10% 0.22% 1.03% 47.52 375.35 2.01 755.76
CENTRAL MEXICAN UNION MISSION 5.59% 0.11% 1.41% 17.89 340.33 2.33 791.56
CHIAPAS MEXICAN UNION MISSION 8.79% 0.26% 2.58% 11.37 257.11 3.32 854.36
CUBAN UNION CONFERENCE 8.20% 1.16% 4.38% 12.19 109.25 1.81 197.57
DOMINICAN UNION CONFERENCE 4.71% 0.06% 4.61% 21.23 410.85 3.36 1,382.14
EAST VENEZUELA UNION MISSION 7.37% 0.02% 0.52% 13.57 281.37 4.03 1,135.26
EL SALVADOR UNION MISSION 3.22% 0.21% 1.05% 31.10 319.59 7.71 2,464.90
FRENCH ANTILLES-GUIANA UNION CONFERENCE 1.74% 0.33% 0.49% 57.39 208.11 1.95 404.82
GUATEMALA UNION MISSION 5.29% 0.08% 1.07% 18.89 295.47 8.50 2,511.46
HAITIAN UNION MISSION 4.90% 0.08% 0.31% 20.39 762.03 2.53 1,931.47
HONDURAS UNION MISSION 4.26% 0.02% 0.05% 23.50 592.08 5.85 3,465.65
INTER-OCEANIC MEXICAN UNION CONFERENCE 8.77% 0.46% 5.13% 11.40 154.03 5.18 798.56
JAMAICA UNION CONFERENCE 3.35% 0.26% 0.64% 29.81 415.65 2.93 1,218.74
NORTH COLOMBIAN UNION CONFERENCE 7.81% 0.20% 9.11% 12.81 204.80 4.51 924.62
NORTH MEXICAN UNION CONFERENCE 5.46% 0.13% 1.13% 18.32 252.82 2.46 621.72
PUERTO RICAN UNION CONFERENCE 3.87% 0.86% 1.79% 25.84 125.92 1.95 246.12
SOUTH CENTRAL AMERICAN UNION CONFERENCE 4.65% 0.11% 2.68% 21.52 387.35 4.30 1,666.52
SOUTH COLOMBIAN UNION MISSION 7.80% 0.37% 3.16% 12.82 226.05 4.34 981.13
SOUTHEAST MEXICAN UNION MISSION 8.61% 0.27% 3.36% 11.61 263.80 3.21 845.79
VENEZUELA-ANTILLES UNION MISSION 5.75% 0.09% 1.06% 17.39 267.41 3.58 957.34
INTER-AMERICAN DIVISION 5.39% 0.18% 2.11% 18.54 312.21 3.43 1,072.14

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
Annual Charts and Statistics
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Field   2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012  
Churches  7,439  7,889  8,334  8,789  9,218  9,593  9,981  10,346  10,709  11,159  11,645
Companies  7,765  7,890  8,202  8,733  7,800  7,566  7,626  7,691  7,691  7,784  7,910
Beginning
Membership
 2,164,570  2,291,583  2,422,050  2,525,557  2,647,711  2,807,176  2,958,485  3,127,602  3,271,224  3,403,718  3,533,069
Baptisms  175,672  178,545  153,555  183,308  207,052  194,815  219,730  182,451  191,146  189,641  186,614
Professions
of Faith
 2,839  3,562  4,080  3,713  5,097  4,190  4,048  3,662  2,987  3,338  3,923
Transfers In  56,803  145,504  23,098  131,834  118,652  50,113  243,354  79,053  78,237  102,756  7,234
Transfers Out  58,470  147,850  25,880  134,811  121,964  52,314  244,907  75,315  79,455  104,867  9,392
Deaths  4,535  5,734  4,796  4,786  4,866  4,774  6,054  6,562  7,733  6,144  6,383
Dropped  35,763  29,864  31,679  31,874  31,115  26,612  29,816  31,021  36,425  40,896  50,659
Missing  11,090  13,523  14,192  13,806  11,383  11,536  13,953  9,502  16,014  18,680  23,897
Total Gains  235,314  327,611  180,733  318,855  330,801  249,118  467,132  265,166  272,370  295,735  197,771
Total Losses  109,858  196,971  76,547  185,277  169,328  95,236  294,730  122,400  139,627  170,587  90,331
Adjustment  1,557  -173  -679  -11,424  -2,008  -2,573  -3,285  856  -249  4,203  -4,876
Net Growth  127,013  130,467  103,507  122,154  159,465  151,309  169,117  143,622  132,494  129,351  102,564
Ending
Membership
 2,291,583  2,422,050  2,525,557  2,647,711  2,807,176  2,958,485  3,127,602  3,271,224  3,403,718  3,533,069  3,635,633
Growth Rate  5.87%  5.69%  4.27%  4.84%  6.02%  5.39%  5.72%  4.59%  4.05%  3.80%  2.90%
Accession Rate  8.25%  7.95%  6.51%  7.41%  8.01%  7.09%  7.56%  5.95%  5.93%  5.67%  5.39%
Death Rate  0.21%  0.25%  0.20%  0.19%  0.18%  0.17%  0.20%  0.21%  0.24%  0.18%  0.18%
Ordained
Ministers
 1,554  1,638  1,690  1,740  1,797  1,799  1,886  1,952  2,032  2,049  2,088
Licensed
Ministers
 887  893  904  909  958  1,019  1,009  1,086  1,094  1,197  1,303