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Ouachita County, Arkansas - County 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 22 8,238 363.71
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 23 5,770 254.75
African Methodist Episcopal Church Black Protestant Methodist Family 19 2,166 95.63
Church of God in Christ Black Protestant Pentecostal Family 7 1,650 72.85
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 19 1,423 62.83
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Black Protestant Baptist Family 5 1,166 51.48
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 9 1,100 48.57
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 8 976 43.09
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 8 740 32.67
American Baptist Association Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 3 454 20.04
Cumberland Presbyterian Church Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 4 263 11.61
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 1 186 8.21
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 134 5.92
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 1 132 5.83
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 50 2.21
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 20 0.88
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 16 0.71
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 3 0.13
Christadelphians Other Christians Other Groups Family 1
Baptist Missionary Association of America Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 2
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this county was 22,650 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (24,487) included 108.1% 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

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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