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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 (1999-2012)
Hong Kong-Macao Conference (1999-2012)
Taiwan Conference (2004-2012)
Historical
Sub Fields:
Taiwan Mission (1999-2003)
Yearbook
Entry:  
Chinese Union Mission

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
Sub Field Data for 2012
Year:
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Field Name Churches Beginning
Membership
Accessions
(Bapt&POF)
Deaths Dropped
& Missing
Ending
Membership
Ord & Lic
Ministers
China 1,260 403,948 9,924 1,058 833 411,981 139
Hong Kong-Macao Conference 19 4,859 123 31 0 4,958 42
Taiwan Conference 55 6,175 159 36 75 6,224 78
CHINESE UNION MISSION 1,334 414,982 10,206 1,125 908 423,163 291
Field Name Accession Rate Death Rate Dropped/
Missing Rate
Members/
Accession
Members/
Church
Churches/
Minister
Members/
Minister
China 2.46% 0.26% 0.21% 40.70 326.97 9.06 2,963.89
Hong Kong-Macao Conference 2.53% 0.64% 0.00% 39.50 260.95 0.45 118.05
Taiwan Conference 2.57% 0.58% 1.21% 38.84 113.16 0.71 79.79
CHINESE UNION MISSION 2.46% 0.27% 0.22% 40.66 317.21 4.58 1,454.17

Main Sub Fields Annual Stats
Annual Charts and Statistics
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Field   2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012  
Churches  904  925  945  959  999  1,114  1,149  1,182  1,211  1,267  1,334
Companies  2,428  1,967  1,982  2,300  2,476  2,901  3,053  3,442  3,707  3,104  3,322
Beginning
Membership
 319,290  325,973  328,765  347,458  353,617  362,613  370,752  380,476  392,690  404,110  414,982
Baptisms  6,712  2,793  12,254  10,286  9,878  9,456  8,877  12,953  12,251  11,798  9,438
Professions
of Faith
 12  28  19  239  355  3,664  3,378  905  263  480  768
Transfers In  148  70  53  108  61  49  47  199  53  72  52
Transfers Out  124  70  49  103  65  51  48  207  43  57  58
Deaths  46  25  39  212  102  105  75  115  56  581  1,125
Dropped  0  0  0  3,220  680  6  4  1  2  4  3
Missing  224  4  0  917  451  4,868  2,451  2,019  1,098  856  905
Total Gains  6,872  2,891  12,326  10,633  10,294  13,169  12,302  14,057  12,567  12,350  10,258
Total Losses  394  99  88  4,452  1,298  5,030  2,578  2,342  1,199  1,498  2,091
Adjustment  205  0  6,455  -22  0  0  0  499  52  20  14
Net Growth  6,683  2,792  18,693  6,159  8,996  8,139  9,724  12,214  11,420  10,872  8,181
Ending
Membership
 325,973  328,765  347,458  353,617  362,613  370,752  380,476  392,690  404,110  414,982  423,163
Growth Rate  2.09%  0.86%  5.69%  1.77%  2.54%  2.24%  2.62%  3.21%  2.91%  2.69%  1.97%
Accession Rate  2.11%  0.87%  3.73%  3.03%  2.89%  3.62%  3.31%  3.64%  3.19%  3.04%  2.46%
Death Rate  0.01%  0.01%  0.01%  0.06%  0.03%  0.03%  0.02%  0.03%  0.01%  0.14%  0.27%
Ordained
Ministers
 145  160  159  155  158  156  166  174  199  210  226
Licensed
Ministers
 54  65  65  53  51  58  68  61  63  60  65