2018 Statistical Report Released during April 2019 General Conference

  • 6 April 2019

The Salt Lake Temple during the 188th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City on Sunday, April 1, 2018. Photo by Scott G Winterton, Deseret News.

For the information of the members of the Church, the First Presidency has issued the following statistical report concerning the growth and status of the Church as of December 31, 2018. Find other Church facts and statistics.

CHURCH UNITS

Stakes

3,383

Missions

407

Districts        

547

Wards and branches

30,536

CHURCH MEMBERSHIP

Total membership

16,313,735

New children of record

102,102

Converts baptized during 2018

234,332

MISSIONARIES

Full-time missionaries

65,137

Church-service missionaries

37,963

TEMPLES

Temples dedicated during 2018
     (Concepción Chile and Barranquilla Colombia)

2

Temples rededicated during 2018
     (Houston Texas and Jordan River Utah)

2

Temples in operation

161

Image courtesy of the Deseret News.