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SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION (1985-Present)
Parent Field:  General Conference (1901-Present)
Sub Fields: AUSTRALIAN UNION CONFERENCE (2001-2012)
NEW ZEALAND PACIFIC UNION CONFERENCE (2003-2012)
PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNION MISSION (1972-2012)
TRANS PACIFIC UNION MISSION (2003-2012)
Historical Names: AUSTRALASIAN DIVISION (1925-1984)
SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION (1985-Present)
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Parent Fields:
Church Total (1863-1900)
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Sub Field Data for 2012
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Field Name Churches Beginning
Membership
Accessions
(Bapt&POF)
Deaths Dropped
& Missing
Ending
Membership
Ord & Lic
Ministers
AUSTRALIAN UNION CONFERENCE 424 56,741 1,185 550 365 57,168 344
NEW ZEALAND PACIFIC UNION CONFERENCE 140 17,998 1,031 146 466 18,340 86
PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNION MISSION 942 247,756 12,040 878 7,736 223,856 333
TRANS PACIFIC UNION MISSION 491 101,084 2,852 153 1,928 102,185 222
SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION 1,997 423,579 17,108 1,727 10,495 401,549 1,018
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
AUSTRALIAN UNION CONFERENCE 2.09% 0.97% 0.64% 47.88 134.83 1.23 166.19
NEW ZEALAND PACIFIC UNION CONFERENCE 5.73% 0.81% 2.59% 17.46 131.00 1.63 213.26
PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNION MISSION 4.86% 0.35% 3.12% 20.58 237.64 2.83 672.24
TRANS PACIFIC UNION MISSION 2.82% 0.15% 1.91% 35.44 208.12 2.21 460.29
SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION 4.04% 0.41% 2.48% 24.76 201.08 1.96 394.45

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Annual Charts and Statistics
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Field   2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012  
Churches  1,797  1,887  1,828  1,830  1,830  1,850  1,865  1,865  1,909  1,921  1,997
Companies  3,249  3,282  3,134  3,137  3,188  3,197  3,358  3,409  3,465  3,551  3,549
Beginning
Membership
 358,451  361,758  366,672  378,281  390,425  397,189  399,979  407,505  420,637  427,589  423,579
Baptisms  8,354  12,861  15,473  16,775  12,281  9,393  12,162  17,458  16,088  13,499  13,279
Professions
of Faith
 824  2,556  1,662  1,769  5,669  1,193  1,171  1,432  1,642  2,579  3,829
Transfers In  3,088  3,479  2,718  2,534  2,439  2,514  2,677  2,608  3,439  3,261  3,513
Transfers Out  2,849  3,259  2,957  2,371  2,302  2,323  2,450  2,042  3,224  2,991  2,804
Deaths  1,169  1,603  1,017  1,119  1,291  1,180  1,195  1,248  1,526  1,886  1,727
Dropped  1,273  2,002  1,024  1,847  1,232  1,330  989  1,165  2,979  2,646  1,701
Missing  3,668  7,118  3,246  3,597  8,800  5,477  3,850  3,911  6,483  15,645  8,794
Total Gains  12,266  18,896  19,853  21,078  20,389  13,100  16,010  21,498  21,169  19,339  20,621
Total Losses  8,959  13,982  8,244  8,934  13,625  10,310  8,484  8,366  14,212  23,168  15,026
Adjustment  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  -5  -181  -27,625
Net Growth  3,307  4,914  11,609  12,144  6,764  2,790  7,526  13,132  6,952  -4,010  -22,030
Ending
Membership
 361,758  366,672  378,281  390,425  397,189  399,979  407,505  420,637  427,589  423,579  401,549
Growth Rate  0.92%  1.36%  3.17%  3.21%  1.73%  0.70%  1.88%  3.22%  1.65%  -0.94%  -5.20%
Accession Rate  2.56%  4.26%  4.67%  4.90%  4.60%  2.67%  3.33%  4.64%  4.22%  3.76%  4.04%
Death Rate  0.33%  0.44%  0.28%  0.30%  0.33%  0.30%  0.30%  0.31%  0.36%  0.44%  0.41%
Ordained
Ministers
 716  674  702  689  689  694  715  747  751  754  758
Licensed
Ministers
 288  244  245  230  245  217  243  329  288  333  260