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2010 U.S. religion census : religious congregations & membership study : an enumeration by nation, state and county based on data reported for 236 religious groups / Clifford Grammich ... [and others] ; conducted by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies.

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New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 200.973 TWO (Text) 39231032356533 Reference Material Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780615623443 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 0615623441 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xxvi, 726 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: [Kansas City, Mo.] : Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies, [2012]

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"The Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center in Leneza, Kansas, carried out the actual data collection ... an invitation to participate in the study [was sent] to every U.S. religious body listed in the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches ... and additional invitations [were sent] to contacts suggested by the Advisory Committee and by members of the ASARB. 296 groups [were invited] to participate of which 236 are included in the study; seven groups intended to participate but did not, four declined to participate, and 40 did not respond in any way"--P. xviii.
Accompanying map: Major religious families by counties of the United States 2010. Fairfield, Ohio : Glenmary Research Center, c2012.
Summary, etc.:
Provides 2010 data for 236 religious bodies or groups. Four sets of tables provide data for religious congregations by religious group for the United States; by state and group; by county and group; and by metropolitan size and group. For each religious group, the tables provide number of congregations; number of attendees; number of communicants, confirmed, or full members; number of adherents; adherents as percentage of total population; and the group's adherents as percentage of total religious adherents. Maps by county show: percent of population for 20 groups with 1,000,000 or more adherents or with congregations reporting adherents in 50 percent of counties; percent of population maps for Jewish groups, Eastern Orthodox churches, and Oriental Orthodox churches; largest participating Eastern religion; largest participating religious group; largest participating Protestant Christian group; religious diversity; and percent of population claimed by all religious groups. Cartogram by state show total religious adherents; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints adherents; and Southern Baptist Convention adherents. Charts show distribution of total, Catholic, Mennonite, and Jewish adherents and congregations by community size.
Subject: United States > Religion > Statistics.

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