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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION (1985-Present)
Parent Field:  General Conference (1901-Present)
Sub Fields: Australian Union Conference (2001-2014)
New Zealand Pacific Union Conference (2003-2014)
PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNION MISSION (1972-2014)
TRANS PACIFIC UNION MISSION (2003-2014)
Historical Names: AUSTRALASIAN DIVISION (1925-1984)
SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION (1985-Present)
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Parent Fields:
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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
Australian Union Conference 422 58,219 1,521 585 227 59,112
New Zealand Pacific Union Conference 143 18,646 857 161 124 19,202
Papua New Guinea Union Mission 962 238,273 20,005 1,088 15,621 240,205
Trans Pacific Union Mission 501 105,824 5,803 108 1,018 110,617
South Pacific Division 2,028 420,962 28,186 1,942 16,990 429,136
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
Australian Union Conference 2.61% 1.00% 0.39% 38.28 140.08
New Zealand Pacific Union Conference 4.60% 0.86% 0.67% 21.76 134.28
Papua New Guinea Union Mission 8.40% 0.46% 6.56% 11.91 249.69
Trans Pacific Union Mission 5.48% 0.10% 0.96% 18.24 220.79
South Pacific Division 6.70% 0.46% 4.04% 14.94 211.61

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  1,828  1,830  1,830  1,850  1,865  1,865  1,909  1,921  1,997  2,012  2,028
Companies  3,134  3,137  3,188  3,197  3,358  3,409  3,465  3,551  3,549  3,550  3,572
Beginning
Membership
 366,672  378,281  390,425  397,189  399,979  407,505  420,637  427,589  423,579  401,549  420,962
Baptisms  15,473  16,775  12,281  9,393  12,162  17,458  16,088  13,499  13,279  16,805  19,484
Professions
of Faith
 1,662  1,769  5,669  1,193  1,171  1,432  1,642  2,579  3,829  5,316  8,702
Transfers In  2,718  2,534  2,439  2,514  2,677  2,608  3,439  3,261  3,513  3,090  3,578
Transfers Out  2,957  2,371  2,302  2,323  2,450  2,042  3,224  2,991  2,804  2,895  3,567
Deaths  1,017  1,119  1,291  1,180  1,195  1,248  1,526  1,886  1,727  1,872  1,942
Dropped  1,024  1,847  1,232  1,330  989  1,165  2,979  2,646  1,701  2,651  1,764
Missing  3,246  3,597  8,800  5,477  3,850  3,911  6,483  15,645  8,794  10,383  15,226
Total Gains  19,853  21,078  20,389  13,100  16,010  21,498  21,169  19,339  20,621  25,211  31,764
Total Losses  8,244  8,934  13,625  10,310  8,484  8,366  14,212  23,168  15,026  17,801  22,499
Adjustment  0  0  0  0  0  0  -5  -181  -27,625  12,003  -1,091
Net Growth  11,609  12,144  6,764  2,790  7,526  13,132  6,952  -4,010  -22,030  19,413  8,174
Ending
Membership
 378,281  390,425  397,189  399,979  407,505  420,637  427,589  423,579  401,549  420,962  429,136
Growth Rate  3.17%  3.21%  1.73%  0.70%  1.88%  3.22%  1.65%  -0.94%  -5.20%  4.83%  1.94%
Accession Rate  4.67%  4.90%  4.60%  2.67%  3.33%  4.64%  4.22%  3.76%  4.04%  5.51%  6.70%
Death Rate  0.28%  0.30%  0.33%  0.30%  0.30%  0.31%  0.36%  0.44%  0.41%  0.47%  0.46%
Ordained
Ministers
 702  689  689  694  715  747  751  754  758    
Licensed
Ministers
 245  230  245  217  243  329  288  333  260