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Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska - 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
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 6 5,518 152.92
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 4 1,725 47.81
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 5 1,602 44.40
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 7 1,567 43.43
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 6 1,324 36.69
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 2 874 24.22
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 4 857 23.75
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 6 488 13.52
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 474 13.14
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 2 382 10.59
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 2 364 10.09
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 2 325 9.01
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 2 264 7.32
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 1 248 6.87
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 194 5.38
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Mainline Protestant Restorationists Family 1 150 4.16
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America Black Protestant Baptist Family 1 100 2.77
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 86 2.38
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 1 78 2.16
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 73 2.02
Open Bible Churches Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 70 1.94
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 66 1.83
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1 61 1.69
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 1 46 1.27
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 44 1.22
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 35 0.97
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 27 0.75
Berean Fellowship of Churches Evangelical Protestant Independent Fundamentalist Family 2
Evangelical Free Church of America Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 1
Community of Christ Evangelical Protestant Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1
United Pentecostal Church International Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this county was 36,084 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (17,042) included 47.2% 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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