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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
COLUMBIA UNION CONFERENCE (1946-Present)
Parent Field:  NORTH AMERICAN DIVISION (1913-Present)
Sub Fields: Allegheny East Conference (1967-2013)
Allegheny West Conference (1967-2013)
Chesapeake Conference (1907-2013)
Mountain View Conference (1971-2013)
New Jersey Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, I (2013-2013)
Ohio Conference (1908-2013)
Pennsylvania Conference (1964-2013)
Potomac Conference (1924-2013)
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Columbia Union Conference

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
Allegheny East Conference 126 36,551 994 163 367 37,306
Allegheny West Conference 55 14,152 300 42 9 14,423
Chesapeake Conference 66 14,224 322 104 75 14,413
Mountain View Conference 33 2,282 65 46 47 2,283
New Jersey Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, I 88 14,466 822 49 99 15,065
Ohio Conference 91 11,605 290 131 115 11,668
Pennsylvania Conference 108 10,899 448 133 103 11,093
Potomac Conference 142 33,603 1,012 171 1,052 33,320
COLUMBIA UNION CONFERENCE 709 137,782 4,253 839 1,867 139,571
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
Allegheny East Conference 2.72% 0.45% 1.00% 36.77 296.08
Allegheny West Conference 2.12% 0.30% 0.06% 47.17 262.24
Chesapeake Conference 2.26% 0.73% 0.53% 44.17 218.38
Mountain View Conference 2.85% 2.02% 2.06% 35.11 69.18
New Jersey Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, I 5.68% 0.34% 0.68% 17.60 171.19
Ohio Conference 2.50% 1.13% 0.99% 40.02 128.22
Pennsylvania Conference 4.11% 1.22% 0.95% 24.33 102.71
Potomac Conference 3.01% 0.51% 3.13% 33.20 234.65
COLUMBIA UNION CONFERENCE 3.09% 0.61% 1.36% 32.40 196.86

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
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Field   2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013  
Churches  618  617  618  624  629  644  650  665  681  696  709
Companies  55  64  73  97  97  89  92  108  100  97  76
Beginning
Membership
 112,842  115,175  117,956  120,455  123,219  124,603  127,761  132,610  136,193  135,278  137,782
Baptisms  3,886  3,912  3,753  4,498  3,484  4,082  4,780  3,853  3,745  3,795  3,695
Professions
of Faith
 767  763  917  1,020  851  678  758  651  600  617  558
Transfers In  3,093  3,084  2,869  3,562  3,088  3,180  3,236  3,552  3,365  2,876  2,618
Transfers Out  3,073  3,040  2,909  3,674  3,219  3,004  3,407  3,439  3,284  2,799  2,634
Deaths  750  664  750  742  825  761  721  703  785  687  839
Dropped  846  822  697  730  883  743  658  563  651  508  1,018
Missing  598  497  695  1,087  936  876  1,392  788  1,052  1,376  849
Total Gains  7,746  7,759  7,539  9,080  7,423  7,940  8,774  8,056  7,710  7,288  6,871
Total Losses  5,267  5,023  5,051  6,233  5,863  5,384  6,178  5,493  5,772  5,370  5,340
Adjustment  -146  45  11  -83  -176  602  2,253  1,020  -2,853  586  258
Net Growth  2,333  2,781  2,499  2,764  1,384  3,158  4,849  3,583  -915  2,504  1,789
Ending
Membership
 115,175  117,956  120,455  123,219  124,603  127,761  132,610  136,193  135,278  137,782  139,571
Growth Rate  2.07%  2.41%  2.12%  2.29%  1.12%  2.53%  3.80%  2.70%  -0.67%  1.85%  1.30%
Accession Rate  4.12%  4.06%  3.96%  4.58%  3.52%  3.82%  4.33%  3.40%  3.19%  3.26%  3.09%
Death Rate  0.66%  0.58%  0.64%  0.62%  0.67%  0.61%  0.56%  0.53%  0.58%  0.51%  0.61%
Ordained
Ministers
 385  401  410  419  409  404  372  405  402  450  
Licensed
Ministers
 67  63  61  56  67  132  62  91  82  82