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Livingston County, New York - 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 12 17,541 283.68
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 13 2,517 40.71
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 9 2,070 33.48
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 15 1,356 21.93
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1 512 8.28
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 2 500 8.09
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Mainline Protestant Lutheran Family 2 474 7.67
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 4 407 6.58
Amish Groups, undifferentiated Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 3 374 6.05
Wesleyan Church Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 282 4.56
Church of the Nazarene Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 2 244 3.95
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1 230 3.72
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 3 188 3.04
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 3 120 1.94
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 2 113 1.83
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 105 1.70
American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A. Mainline Protestant Baptist Family 2 101 1.63
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) Evangelical Protestant Holiness Family 1 40 0.65
Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism Buddhism Family 1 28 0.45
Friends General Conference and Friends United Meeting, dually aligned meetings Mainline Protestant Friends/Brethren Family 1 19 0.31
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 1 11 0.18
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 7 0.11
Calvary Chapel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Conservative Baptist Association of America (CBAmerica) Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
Elim Fellowship Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 12
Evangelical Presbyterian Church (1981) Evangelical Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this county was 61,834 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (27,239) included 44.1% 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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