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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
NORTH AMERICAN DIVISION (1913-Present)
Parent Field:  General Conference (1901-Present)
Sub Fields: ATLANTIC UNION CONFERENCE (1913-2014)
CANADA, SDA CHURCH IN (1932-2014)
COLUMBIA UNION CONFERENCE (1946-2014)
Guam-Micronesia Mission (2014-2014)
LAKE UNION CONFERENCE (1913-2014)
Mid-America Union Conference (1980-2014)
North Pacific Union Conference (1913-2014)
PACIFIC UNION CONFERENCE (1913-2014)
SOUTHERN UNION CONFERENCE (1913-2014)
SOUTHWESTERN UNION CONFERENCE (1913-2014)
Historical
Parent Fields:
Church Total (1863-1900)
Historical
Sub Fields:
Yearbook
Entry:  
North American Division
NORTH AMERICAN DIVISION Map

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
Sub Field Data for 2014
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Field Name Churches Beginning
Membership
Accessions
(Bapt&POF)
Deaths Dropped
& Missing
Ending
Membership
Ord & Lic
Ministers
Atlantic Union Conference 579 113,369 3,928 533 1,124 115,750
Canada, SDA Church in 377 66,579 1,915 456 538 67,897
Columbia Union Conference 701 139,571 4,492 755 937 142,809
Lake Union Conference 501 85,665 2,005 557 496 86,517
Mid-America Union Conference 455 67,528 1,388 528 397 68,150
North Pacific Union Conference 440 98,986 2,108 875 638 99,789
Pacific Union Conference 707 225,928 5,632 1,493 4,560 225,129
Southern Union Conference 1,104 272,630 8,982 1,603 2,240 278,522
Southwestern Union Conference 569 109,079 4,308 607 1,392 111,544
Guam-Micronesia Mission 21 5,035 172 22 1 5,234
North American Division 5,455 1,184,395 34,930 7,429 12,323 1,201,366
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
Atlantic Union Conference 3.46% 0.47% 0.99% 28.86 199.91
Canada, SDA Church in 2.88% 0.68% 0.81% 34.77 180.10
Columbia Union Conference 3.22% 0.54% 0.67% 31.07 203.72
Lake Union Conference 2.34% 0.65% 0.58% 42.73 172.69
Mid-America Union Conference 2.06% 0.78% 0.59% 48.65 149.78
North Pacific Union Conference 2.13% 0.88% 0.64% 46.96 226.79
Pacific Union Conference 2.49% 0.66% 2.02% 40.12 318.43
Southern Union Conference 3.29% 0.59% 0.82% 30.35 252.28
Southwestern Union Conference 3.95% 0.56% 1.28% 25.32 196.04
Guam-Micronesia Mission 3.42% 0.44% 0.02% 29.27 249.24
North American Division 2.95% 0.63% 1.04% 33.91 220.23

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
Annual Charts and Statistics
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Field   2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014  
Churches  5,066  5,094  5,167  5,183  5,224  5,254  5,284  5,333  5,407  5,448  5,455
Companies  613  643  677  709  734  759  765  792  783  784  822
Beginning
Membership
 992,046  1,006,317  1,024,035  1,041,685  1,062,189  1,084,838  1,108,158  1,126,815  1,146,525  1,166,854  1,184,395
Baptisms  30,549  30,760  32,656  31,365  33,960  39,305  34,218  33,948  33,286  31,529  29,258
Professions
of Faith
 6,338  5,940  6,062  5,994  5,749  6,114  5,964  5,556  5,774  5,748  5,672
Transfers In  27,047  28,650  31,452  30,278  29,463  29,338  29,247  29,269  29,013  27,619  26,743
Transfers Out  25,562  26,160  29,670  28,960  28,161  28,121  27,957  28,209  27,773  26,775  26,013
Deaths  6,500  6,930  7,168  7,703  7,353  6,991  7,201  7,433  7,148  7,253  7,429
Dropped  5,156  4,813  5,270  4,877  5,423  4,242  4,110  4,518  4,534  6,042  3,048
Missing  12,101  9,762  10,880  11,830  9,264  9,144  9,310  8,212  9,853  8,302  9,275
Total Gains  63,934  65,350  70,170  67,637  69,172  74,757  69,429  68,773  68,073  64,896  61,673
Total Losses  49,319  47,665  52,988  53,370  50,201  48,498  48,578  48,372  49,308  48,372  45,765
Adjustment  -344  33  468  6,237  3,678  -2,939  -2,194  -5,177  1,564  1,017  1,063
Net Growth  14,271  17,718  17,650  20,504  22,649  23,320  18,657  15,224  20,329  17,541  16,971
Ending
Membership
 1,006,317  1,024,035  1,041,685  1,062,189  1,084,838  1,108,158  1,126,815  1,142,039  1,166,854  1,184,395  1,201,366
Growth Rate  1.44%  1.76%  1.72%  1.97%  2.13%  2.15%  1.68%  1.35%  1.77%  1.50%  1.43%
Accession Rate  3.72%  3.65%  3.78%  3.59%  3.74%  4.19%  3.63%  3.51%  3.41%  3.19%  2.95%
Death Rate  0.66%  0.69%  0.70%  0.74%  0.69%  0.64%  0.65%  0.66%  0.62%  0.62%  0.63%
Ordained
Ministers
 3,495  3,489  3,498  3,568  3,434  3,376  3,357  3,293  3,417    
Licensed
Ministers
 576  560  571  584  763  622  590  687  611