Statistical Report, 2006


Brothers and sisters, the First Presidency has issued the following report concerning the growth and activity of the Church as of December 31, 2006.

Number of Church Units

Stakes

2,745

Missions

344

Districts

630

Wards and Branches

27,475

Church Membership

Total Membership

12,868,606

Increase in Children of Record

94,006

Converts Baptized

272,845

Missionaries

Number of Full-Time Missionaries

53,164

Temples

Temples Dedicated during 2006

(Sacramento California and Helsinki Finland)

2

Temples Rededicated during 2006 2 (Santiago Chile and Papeete Tahiti)

2

Total Number of Temples Currently in Operation

Prominent Church Members Who Have Passed Away since Last April

Elder Devere Harris, former member of the Seventy; Elder Spencer H. Osborn, former member of the Seventy; Sister Elisa Young Rogers Wirthlin, wife of Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles; Sister Norma Berntson Ashton, widow of Elder Marvin J. Ashton, former member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles; Sister Dorothy Porter Holt, former counselor in the Young Women general presidency.