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Rome, GA Metro Area - Metro Area Membership Report (2020)

Exact definitions of "congregations" and "adherents" vary by religious body. Congregations may be parishes, churches, synagogues, mosques, temples, or another site where a religious body has regularly scheduled worship services. Adherents generally are members, children who are not members, and others who are not members but are considered participants in the congregation.

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Religious Bodies Tradition Family Congregations Adherents Adherence Rate
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 67 36,305 368.26
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 1 8,268 83.87
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 26 4,564 46.30
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 16 4,030 40.88
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 7 2,043 20.72
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 2 720 7.30
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 2 713 7.23
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 4 532 5.40
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 517 5.24
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 6 480 4.87
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 452 4.58
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 2 450 4.56
Pentecostal Assemblies of the World Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 400 4.06
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 3 378 3.83
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 357 3.62
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 3 261 2.65
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 256 2.60
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 1 191 1.94
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 2 177 1.80
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 120 1.22
Salvation Army Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 108 1.10
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 100 1.01
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 1 76 0.77
Reform Judaism Judaism Judaism Family 1 43 0.44
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 30 0.30
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 14 0.14
United Church of God Other Christians Adventist Family 1
Anglican Church in North America Evangelical Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1
Congregational Methodist Church Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 1
Congregational Holiness Church Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
Presbyterian Church in America Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 1
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3
Southern Methodist Church Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 1
Evangelical Presbyterian Church (1981) Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2
           

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population


The population of this metro area was 98,584 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (61,585) included 62.5% of the total population in 2020. The adherence rate is the number of adherents of a given group per 1,000 people in the general population.

Note that data collection methods for religious bodies change over time, affecting the comparability of statistics. For further information, see the U.S. Religion Census website at https://www.usreligioncensus.org/.

The 2020 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and include data for 372 religious bodies or groups. Of these, the ASARB was able to gather data on congregations and adherents for 217 and on congregations only for 155.

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