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Year At A Glance: MEMBERSHIP
October 25, 2021
 
Reporting Year   2020
MembershipTotalChurches
Reporting
RangeMedian
Membership as of 12-31-2020 1,245,097 8,886 1 - 6,959 68
Attendance 449,881 6,519 1 - 2,608 35
Friends 156,904 8,886 0 - 2,199 4
GainsTotalChurches
Reporting
Certificate 6,581 8,886
Professions / Reaffirmations 9,210 8,886
Youth Professions 5,319 8,886
Churches Reporting One or More Gains 3,362    
LossesTotalChurches
Reporting
Certificate 5,605 8,886
Death 25,390 8,886
Deleted 37,659 8,886
Adjustments -4,621 8,886
BaptismsTotalChurches
Reporting
Confirmation 661 8,886
Presented 4,251 8,886
Other 703 8,886
Churches Reporting One or More Baptisms 2,064    
AgeTotalChurches
Reporting
Under 25 118,795 8,886
26 - 40 148,984 8,886
41 - 55 174,652 8,886
56 - 70 263,432 8,886
71 and over 317,333 8,886
Churches Reporting No Ages 26    
Churches Reporting One or More Ages 8,860    
GenderTotalChurches
Reporting
RangeMedian
Female 729,788 8,886 1 - 3,852 40
Male 515,309 8,886 0 - 3,107 26
Racial Ethnic DiversityTotalChurches
Reporting
Asian / Pacific Islander / South Asian 33,754 6,855
Black / African American / African 44,277 6,855
Hispanic / Latino 16,592 6,855
Middle Eastern / North African 2,973 6,855
Multiracial 9,882 6,855
Native American / Alaska / Native Indigenous 2,095 6,855
White 919,250 6,855

PC(USA) does not have sufficient information to make an accurate interpretation for all "zero" responses.
Here are some of the uses for "zero" in the Church Trends tables.

  • Zero is the valid response for this question. There are no members in this group, no finances to report, etc.
  • The information was not available at the time that the report is filed.
  • The question was missed or skipped.
  • No Session Annual Statistical Report was filed.
The source for Church Trends data is the Session Annual Statistical Report.