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Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
CHINESE UNION MISSION (1999-Present)
Parent Field:  NORTHERN ASIA-PACIFIC DIVISION (1997-Present)
Sub Fields: China (1999-2013)
Hong Kong-Macao Conference (1999-2013)
Historical
Sub Fields:
Taiwan Conference (2004-2012)
Taiwan Mission (1999-2003)
Yearbook
Entry:  
Chinese Union Mission

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
Sub Field Data for 2013
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Field Name Churches Beginning
Membership
Accessions
(Bapt&POF)
Deaths Dropped
& Missing
Ending
Membership
Ord & Lic
Ministers
China 1,265 411,981 2,923 242 342 414,320
Hong Kong-Macao Conference 19 4,958 102 24 0 5,058
CHINESE UNION MISSION 1,284 416,939 3,025 266 342 419,378
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
China 0.71% 0.06% 0.08% 140.94 327.53
Hong Kong-Macao Conference 2.06% 0.48% 0.00% 48.61 266.21
CHINESE UNION MISSION 0.73% 0.06% 0.08% 137.83 326.62

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  925  945  959  999  1,114  1,149  1,182  1,211  1,267  1,334  1,284
Companies  1,967  1,982  2,300  2,476  2,901  3,053  3,442  3,707  3,104  3,322  3,303
Beginning
Membership
 325,973  328,765  347,458  353,617  362,613  370,752  380,476  392,690  404,110  414,982  416,939
Baptisms  2,793  12,254  10,286  9,878  9,456  8,877  12,953  12,251  11,798  9,438  2,675
Professions
of Faith
 28  19  239  355  3,664  3,378  905  263  480  768  350
Transfers In  70  53  108  61  49  47  199  53  72  52  54
Transfers Out  70  49  103  65  51  48  207  43  57  58  38
Deaths  25  39  212  102  105  75  115  56  581  1,125  266
Dropped  0  0  3,220  680  6  4  1  2  4  3  0
Missing  4  0  917  451  4,868  2,451  2,019  1,098  856  905  342
Total Gains  2,891  12,326  10,633  10,294  13,169  12,302  14,057  12,567  12,350  10,258  3,079
Total Losses  99  88  4,452  1,298  5,030  2,578  2,342  1,199  1,498  2,091  646
Adjustment  0  6,455  -22  0  0  0  499  52  20  14  6
Net Growth  2,792  18,693  6,159  8,996  8,139  9,724  12,214  11,420  10,872  8,181  2,439
Ending
Membership
 328,765  347,458  353,617  362,613  370,752  380,476  392,690  404,110  414,982  423,163  419,378
Growth Rate  0.86%  5.69%  1.77%  2.54%  2.24%  2.62%  3.21%  2.91%  2.69%  1.97%  0.58%
Accession Rate  0.87%  3.73%  3.03%  2.89%  3.62%  3.31%  3.64%  3.19%  3.04%  2.46%  0.73%
Death Rate  0.01%  0.01%  0.06%  0.03%  0.03%  0.02%  0.03%  0.01%  0.14%  0.27%  0.06%
Ordained
Ministers
 160  159  155  158  156  166  174  199  210  226  
Licensed
Ministers
 65  65  53  51  58  68  61  63  60  65