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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
WEST-CENTRAL AFRICA DIVISION (2003-Present)
Parent Field:  General Conference (1901-Present)
Sub Fields: Cameroon Union Mission (2013-2014)
CENTRAL AFRICAN UNION MISSION (2013-2014)
Eastern Nigeria Union Conference (2013-2014)
EASTERN SAHEL UNION MISSION (2013-2014)
NORTHERN GHANA UNION MISSION (2013-2014)
NORTHERN NIGERIA UNION CONFERENCE (2013-2014)
SOUTHERN GHANA UNION CONFERENCE (2013-2014)
West African Union Mission (2003-2014)
WESTERN NIGERIA UNION CONFERENCE (2013-2014)
WESTERN SAHEL UNION MISSION (2013-2014)
Historical
Parent Fields:
Church Total (1863-1900)
Historical
Sub Fields:
CENTRAL AFRICAN UNION MISSION (2003-2012)
EASTERN NIGERIA UNION MISSION (2005-2012)
GHANA UNION CONFERENCE (2003-2012)
NIGERIA UNION MISSION (2003-2005)
NORTH-WESTERN NIGERIA UNION MISSION (2005-2012)
SAHEL UNION MISSION (2003-2012)
Yearbook
Entry:  
West-Central Africa Division
WEST-CENTRAL AFRICA 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
Cameroon Union Mission 909 84,310 7,581 343 2,427 88,770
Central African Union Mission 129 13,326 1,180 57 248 13,425
Eastern Nigeria Union Conference 628 122,947 5,653 648 1,406 127,186
Eastern Sahel Union Mission 139 22,001 2,014 43 3,845 20,078
Northern Ghana Union Mission 689 267,406 15,135 653 242 154,432
Northern Nigeria Union Conference 217 34,804 2,564 140 70 37,024
Southern Ghana Union Conference 687 141,438 14,706 420 237 107,351
West African Union Mission 121 28,043 826 93 63 29,019
Western Nigeria Union Conference 264 42,560 2,644 23 74 44,389
Western Sahel Union Mission 52 12,772 709 9 45 13,407
West-Central Africa Division 3,835 769,607 53,012 2,429 8,657 635,081
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
Cameroon Union Mission 8.99% 0.41% 2.88% 11.12 97.66
Central African Union Mission 8.85% 0.43% 1.86% 11.29 104.07
Eastern Nigeria Union Conference 4.60% 0.53% 1.14% 21.75 202.53
Eastern Sahel Union Mission 9.15% 0.20% 17.48% 10.92 144.45
Northern Ghana Union Mission 5.66% 0.24% 0.09% 17.67 224.14
Northern Nigeria Union Conference 7.37% 0.40% 0.20% 13.57 170.62
Southern Ghana Union Conference 10.40% 0.30% 0.17% 9.62 156.26
West African Union Mission 2.95% 0.33% 0.22% 33.95 239.83
Western Nigeria Union Conference 6.21% 0.05% 0.17% 16.10 168.14
Western Sahel Union Mission 5.55% 0.07% 0.35% 18.01 257.83
West-Central Africa Division 6.89% 0.32% 1.12% 14.52 165.60

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  2,896  2,960  3,033  3,080  3,162  3,232  3,304  3,367  3,497  3,593  3,835
Companies  3,874  3,837  3,835  3,834  3,889  3,997  4,009  4,092  3,974  4,239  4,366
Beginning
Membership
 690,027  727,064  756,240  773,621  798,494  825,169  850,219  869,593  878,296  866,254  769,607
Baptisms  46,356  34,244  39,805  39,279  37,944  44,211  35,581  38,588  47,747  44,657  51,589
Professions
of Faith
 697  563  696  807  1,464  684  555  917  1,017  954  1,423
Transfers In  2,670  2,163  6,455  3,126  2,154  2,584  10,344  3,470  9,904  3,523  15,257
Transfers Out  4,972  4,051  8,173  5,564  5,857  5,101  11,849  3,987  4,641  8,390  17,074
Deaths  2,285  2,161  3,051  3,058  2,759  3,544  2,994  4,048  2,757  4,200  2,429
Dropped  1,649  1,520  5,643  3,932  2,286  3,415  4,265  6,117  21,390  6,767  1,864
Missing  2,552  1,518  6,532  4,240  3,596  8,853  7,836  17,819  16,720  47,613  6,793
Total Gains  49,723  36,970  46,956  43,212  41,562  47,479  46,480  42,975  58,668  49,134  68,269
Total Losses  11,458  9,250  23,399  16,794  14,498  20,913  26,944  31,971  45,508  66,970  28,160
Adjustment  -1,228  1,456  -6,176  -1,545  -389  -1,516  -162  -2,301  -25,202  -78,811  -174,635
Net Growth  37,037  29,176  17,381  24,873  26,675  25,050  19,374  8,703  -12,042  -96,647  -134,526
Ending
Membership
 727,064  756,240  773,621  798,494  825,169  850,219  869,593  878,296  866,254  769,607  635,081
Growth Rate  5.37%  4.01%  2.30%  3.22%  3.34%  3.04%  2.28%  1.00%  -1.37%  -11.16%  -17.48%
Accession Rate  6.82%  4.79%  5.36%  5.18%  4.94%  5.44%  4.25%  4.54%  5.55%  5.27%  6.89%
Death Rate  0.33%  0.30%  0.40%  0.40%  0.35%  0.43%  0.35%  0.47%  0.31%  0.48%  0.32%
Ordained
Ministers
 601  658  610  627  661  696  724  721  811    
Licensed
Ministers
 318  241  361  342  363  365  378  465  448