Statistical Report, 2009

Brook P. Hales


The First Presidency has issued the following statistical report of the Church as of December 31, 2009.

Church Units

Stakes

2,865

Missions

344

Districts

616

Wards and Branches

28,424

Church Membership

Total Church Membership

13,824,854

New Children of Record during 2009

119,722

Converts Baptized during 2009

280,106

Missionaries

Number of Full-Time Missionaries

51,736

Temples

Temples Dedicated during 2009

(Draper Utah and Oquirrh Mountain Utah)

2

Temples in Operation

130

Former General Church Officers and Other Prominent Church Members Who Have Passed Away since Last April

Elder Royden G. Derrick, an emeritus General Authority; Elders George I. Cannon, W. Don Ladd, Douglas J. Martin, and Joseph C. Muren, former members of the Seventy; Sister Colleen W. Asay, widow of Elder Carlos E. Asay, an emeritus General Authority; Sister Jeanne C. Dunn, widow of Elder Paul H. Dunn, an emeritus General Authority; Sister Jelaire C. Simpson, widow of Elder Robert L. Simpson, an emeritus General Authority; Sister Jacqueline Y. Lawrence, wife of Elder W. Mack Lawrence, a former member of the Seventy; Sister Betty N. Turley, wife of Elder Richard E. Turley Sr., a former member of the Seventy; Brother David S. King, former assistant in the Young Men’s Mutual Improvement Association general superintendency; Sister Ann S. Reese, former counselor in the Relief Society general presidency; Brother Robert J. Matthews, an authority on the Joseph Smith Translation of the Bible; and Brother Truman G. Madsen, Church scholar and former director of the BYU Jerusalem Center.