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Year At A Glance: MEMBERSHIP
August 19, 2022
 
Reporting Year   2021
MembershipTotalChurches
Reporting
RangeMedian
Membership as of 12-31-2021 196,978 1,247 1 - 4,770 69
Attendance 66,756 1,023 1 - 1,326 35
Friends 22,481 1,247 0 - 820 5
GainsTotalChurches
Reporting
Certificate 1,451 1,247
Professions / Reaffirmations 1,433 1,247
Youth Professions 1,015 1,247
Churches Reporting One or More Gains 537    
LossesTotalChurches
Reporting
Certificate 1,241 1,247
Death 3,587 1,247
Deleted 5,642 1,247
Adjustments -1,193 1,247
BaptismsTotalChurches
Reporting
Confirmation 138 1,247
Presented 1,185 1,247
Other 117 1,247
Churches Reporting One or More Baptisms 389    
AgeTotalChurches
Reporting
Under 25 22,674 1,247
26 - 40 28,191 1,247
41 - 55 31,739 1,247
56 - 70 44,243 1,247
71 and over 49,638 1,247
Churches Reporting No Ages 5    
Churches Reporting One or More Ages 1,242    
GenderTotalChurches
Reporting
RangeMedian
Female 113,428 1,247 1 - 2,528 41
Male 83,550 1,247 0 - 2,242 28
Racial Ethnic DiversityTotalChurches
Reporting
Asian / Pacific Islander / South Asian 3,674 1,042
Black / African American / African 11,602 1,042
Hispanic / Latino 807 1,042
Middle Eastern / North African 227 1,042
Multiracial 1,231 1,042
Native American / Alaska / Native Indigenous 202 1,042
White 144,569 1,042

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.