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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
SOUTHERN ASIA DIVISION (1920-Present)
Parent Field:  General Conference (1901-Present)
Sub Fields: Andaman and Nicobar Island Region (2004-2013)
East Himalayan Field (2010-2013)
EAST-CENTRAL INDIA UNION SECTION (2003-2013)
Nepal Section (2013-2013)
NORTHEAST INDIA UNION SECTION (1984-2013)
NORTHERN INDIA UNION SECTION (1978-2013)
SOUTH-CENTRAL INDIA UNION SECTION (2003-2013)
SOUTHEAST INDIA UNION SECTION (2003-2013)
SOUTHWEST INDIA UNION SECTION (2003-2013)
WESTERN INDIA UNION SECTION (2003-2013)
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Parent Fields:
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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
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Field Name Churches Beginning
Membership
Accessions
(Bapt&POF)
Deaths Dropped
& Missing
Ending
Membership
Ord & Lic
Ministers
EAST-CENTRAL INDIA UNION SECTION 2,516 946,003 9,061 254 40 954,770
NORTHEAST INDIA UNION SECTION 195 48,594 2,030 59 136 50,435
NORTHERN INDIA UNION SECTION 453 174,665 9,734 100 20,034 156,963
SOUTH-CENTRAL INDIA UNION SECTION 250 72,348 1,338 50 0 73,636
SOUTHEAST INDIA UNION SECTION 428 119,632 3,101 102 2,131 120,539
SOUTHWEST INDIA UNION SECTION 232 36,062 244 45 0 36,261
WESTERN INDIA UNION SECTION 241 140,584 5,224 80 37,916 107,952
Andaman and Nicobar Island Region 1 259 15 0 0 274
East Himalayan Field 7 575 62 0 0 637
Nepal Section 26 8,601 258 0 0 8,859
SOUTHERN ASIA DIVISION 4,349 1,547,323 31,067 690 60,257 1,510,326
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
EAST-CENTRAL INDIA UNION SECTION 0.96% 0.03% 0.00% 104.40 379.48
NORTHEAST INDIA UNION SECTION 4.18% 0.12% 0.28% 23.94 258.64
NORTHERN INDIA UNION SECTION 5.57% 0.06% 11.47% 17.94 346.50
SOUTH-CENTRAL INDIA UNION SECTION 1.85% 0.07% 0.00% 54.07 294.54
SOUTHEAST INDIA UNION SECTION 2.59% 0.09% 1.78% 38.58 281.63
SOUTHWEST INDIA UNION SECTION 0.68% 0.12% 0.00% 147.80 156.30
WESTERN INDIA UNION SECTION 3.72% 0.06% 26.97% 26.91 447.93
Andaman and Nicobar Island Region 5.79% 0.00% 0.00% 17.27 274.00
East Himalayan Field 10.78% 0.00% 0.00% 9.27 91.00
Nepal Section 3.00% 0.00% 0.00% 33.34 340.73
SOUTHERN ASIA DIVISION 2.01% 0.04% 3.89% 49.81 347.28

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
Annual Charts and Statistics
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Field   2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013  
Churches  2,048  2,262  2,867  3,066  3,459  3,726  3,891  3,987  4,136  4,320  4,349
Companies  4,310  4,772  5,252  5,603  5,481  5,421  5,394  5,503  5,538  5,106  5,017
Beginning
Membership
 685,055  786,549  919,782  1,069,334  1,246,848  1,345,615  1,429,172  1,476,866  1,533,815  1,617,190  1,547,323
Baptisms  104,603  132,790  150,881  193,046  101,265  87,211  59,503  67,984  92,173  38,064  31,005
Professions
of Faith
 87  284  408  2,564  685  99  107  168  759  54  62
Transfers In  82  100  55  3,037  149  121  17  528  7,221  5,784  9,966
Transfers Out  142  46  26  2,910  69  39  14  517  7,176  5,756  9,921
Deaths  648  673  502  3,818  739  713  797  960  995  1,884  690
Dropped  596  778  479  336  650  605  7,184  1,453  1,971  54,422  4,916
Missing  1,156  582  771  13,960  1,727  1,830  3,228  2,051  2,485  12,473  55,341
Total Gains  104,772  133,174  151,344  198,647  102,099  87,431  59,627  68,680  100,153  43,902  41,033
Total Losses  2,542  2,079  1,778  21,024  3,185  3,187  11,223  4,981  12,627  74,535  70,868
Adjustment  -736  2,138  -14  -109  -147  -687  -710  -6,750  -4,151  -39,234  -7,162
Net Growth  101,494  133,233  149,552  177,514  98,767  83,557  47,694  56,949  83,375  -69,867  -36,997
Ending
Membership
 786,549  919,782  1,069,334  1,246,848  1,345,615  1,429,172  1,476,866  1,533,815  1,617,190  1,547,323  1,510,326
Growth Rate  14.82%  16.94%  16.26%  16.60%  7.92%  6.21%  3.34%  3.86%  5.44%  -4.32%  -2.39%
Accession Rate  15.28%  16.92%  16.45%  18.29%  8.18%  6.49%  4.17%  4.61%  6.06%  2.36%  2.01%
Death Rate  0.09%  0.09%  0.05%  0.36%  0.06%  0.05%  0.06%  0.07%  0.06%  0.12%  0.04%
Ordained
Ministers
 561  550  539  547  565  617  622  661  561  645  
Licensed
Ministers
 261  238  236  244  179  182  212  249  220  178