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Here’s the 2023 statistical report: How does it compare with 2022?

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released the 2023 statistical report online during the Saturday morning session of the April 2024 general conference. The statistical report includes the total number of stakes, missions, and temples worldwide.

Total Membership
According to the report, the total number of Church members worldwide as of Dec. 31, 2023, is 17,255,394. This is an increase of 252,933 members (1.48%) since 2022.

Converts Baptized
The number of new members baptized in 2023 was 251,763. This is an increase of 18.66% over 2022.

Full-Time Missionaries
In 2023, the number of full-time missionaries of the Church totaled 67,871. Church service missionaries totaled 31,685.

Comparison to 2022

The following table compares the 2023 statistical report to 2022.


Church Units

2022

2023

% change

Stakes

3,521

3,565

1.24%

Missions

411

414

0.72%

Districts

517

489

-5.41%

Wards and branches

31,330

31,490

0.51%

Church Membership

Total membership

17,002,461

17,255,394

1.48%

New children of record

89,059

93,594

5.09%

Converts baptized

212,172

251,763

18.65%

Missionaries

Full-time missionaries

62,544

67,871

8.51%

Church-service (senior and young) missionaries

29,806

31,685

6.30%

Read the full press release on the 2023 statistical report here.

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