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SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION (1985-Present)
Parent Field:  General Conference (1901-Present)
Sub Fields: AUSTRALIAN UNION CONFERENCE (2001-2013)
NEW ZEALAND PACIFIC UNION CONFERENCE (2003-2013)
PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNION MISSION (1972-2013)
TRANS PACIFIC UNION MISSION (2003-2013)
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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Field Name Churches Beginning
Membership
Accessions
(Bapt&POF)
Deaths Dropped
& Missing
Ending
Membership
Ord & Lic
Ministers
AUSTRALIAN UNION CONFERENCE 421 57,168 1,401 454 111 58,219
NEW ZEALAND PACIFIC UNION CONFERENCE 142 18,340 794 119 346 18,646
PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNION MISSION 951 223,856 14,783 1,191 11,171 238,273
TRANS PACIFIC UNION MISSION 498 102,185 5,143 108 1,406 105,824
SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION 2,012 401,549 22,121 1,872 13,034 420,962
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
AUSTRALIAN UNION CONFERENCE 2.45% 0.79% 0.19% 40.81 138.29
NEW ZEALAND PACIFIC UNION CONFERENCE 4.33% 0.65% 1.89% 23.10 131.31
PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNION MISSION 6.60% 0.53% 4.99% 15.14 250.55
TRANS PACIFIC UNION MISSION 5.03% 0.11% 1.38% 19.87 212.50
SOUTH PACIFIC DIVISION 5.51% 0.47% 3.25% 18.15 209.23

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Annual Charts and Statistics
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Field   2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013  
Churches  1,887  1,828  1,830  1,830  1,850  1,865  1,865  1,909  1,921  1,997  2,012
Companies  3,282  3,134  3,137  3,188  3,197  3,358  3,409  3,465  3,551  3,549  3,550
Beginning
Membership
 361,758  366,672  378,281  390,425  397,189  399,979  407,505  420,637  427,589  423,579  401,549
Baptisms  12,861  15,473  16,775  12,281  9,393  12,162  17,458  16,088  13,499  13,279  16,805
Professions
of Faith
 2,556  1,662  1,769  5,669  1,193  1,171  1,432  1,642  2,579  3,829  5,316
Transfers In  3,479  2,718  2,534  2,439  2,514  2,677  2,608  3,439  3,261  3,513  3,090
Transfers Out  3,259  2,957  2,371  2,302  2,323  2,450  2,042  3,224  2,991  2,804  2,895
Deaths  1,603  1,017  1,119  1,291  1,180  1,195  1,248  1,526  1,886  1,727  1,872
Dropped  2,002  1,024  1,847  1,232  1,330  989  1,165  2,979  2,646  1,701  2,651
Missing  7,118  3,246  3,597  8,800  5,477  3,850  3,911  6,483  15,645  8,794  10,383
Total Gains  18,896  19,853  21,078  20,389  13,100  16,010  21,498  21,169  19,339  20,621  25,211
Total Losses  13,982  8,244  8,934  13,625  10,310  8,484  8,366  14,212  23,168  15,026  17,801
Adjustment  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  -5  -181  -27,625  12,003
Net Growth  4,914  11,609  12,144  6,764  2,790  7,526  13,132  6,952  -4,010  -22,030  19,413
Ending
Membership
 366,672  378,281  390,425  397,189  399,979  407,505  420,637  427,589  423,579  401,549  420,962
Growth Rate  1.36%  3.17%  3.21%  1.73%  0.70%  1.88%  3.22%  1.65%  -0.94%  -5.20%  4.83%
Accession Rate  4.26%  4.67%  4.90%  4.60%  2.67%  3.33%  4.64%  4.22%  3.76%  4.04%  5.51%
Death Rate  0.44%  0.28%  0.30%  0.33%  0.30%  0.30%  0.31%  0.36%  0.44%  0.41%  0.47%
Ordained
Ministers
 674  702  689  689  694  715  747  751  754  758  
Licensed
Ministers
 244  245  230  245  217  243  329  288  333  260