Statistical Report 1993

F. Michael Watson


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 31 December 1993. The statistics are based on 1993 reports available prior to this conference.

Stakes

1,968

Districts

647

Missions

295

Wards and Branches

21,002

Nations and territories with organized wards or branches

149

Total membership

8,696,224

Eight-year-old children of record baptized during 1993

76,312

Converts baptized during 1993

304,808

Full-time missionaries

48,708

Prominent Members Who Have Passed Away since Last April

Elder Marvin J. Ashton, member of the Council of the Twelve; David Lawrence McKay, former general superintendent of the Sunday School; Joseph Taylor Bentley, former general president of the Young Men Mutual Improvement Association; Keith Engar, former chairman of the Church Activity Committee; D. Arthur Haycock, former secretary to five Presidents of the Church; and Helena May Williams Larson Allen, former secretary to three Young Women Mutual Improvement Association general presidencies.