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Provo-Orem, UT 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
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints Latter-day Saints (Mormonism) Family 1,356 554,604 826.31
Catholic Church Catholic Catholic Liturgical Family 5 33,018 49.19
Muslim Estimate Islam Islam Family 2 2,214 3.30
Jehovah's Witnesses Jehovah's Witnesses Adventist Family 8 1,714 2.55
Non-denominational Christian Churches Evangelical Protestant Other Groups Family 10 1,110 1.65
Hindu Yoga and Meditation Hinduism 2 922 1.37
Assemblies of God, General Council of the Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 4 529 0.79
Southern Baptist Convention Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 7 472 0.70
Seventh-day Adventist Church Evangelical Protestant Adventist Family 2 191 0.28
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Mainline Protestant Presbyterian/Reformed Family 2 82 0.12
Mennonite Brethren Churches, U.S. Conference of Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 2 81 0.12
United Church of Christ Mainline Protestant Congregationalists (United Church of Christ) Family 2 81 0.12
United Methodist Church Mainline Protestant Methodist Family 2 71 0.11
Baha'i Faith Other Other Groups Family 0 69 0.10
Episcopal Church Mainline Protestant Anglican/Episcopal Family 1 67 0.10
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Family 1 62 0.09
Beachy Amish Mennonite Churches Evangelical Protestant Mennonite/Amish Family 1 42 0.06
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2 24 0.04
Churches of Christ Evangelical Protestant Restorationists Family 1 8 0.01
Church of God of Prophecy Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 1
Calvary Chapel Evangelical Protestant Pentecostal Family 2
Evangelical Free Church of America Evangelical Protestant Methodist Family 1
Conservative Baptist Association of America (CBAmerica) Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1
General Association of Regular Baptist Churches Evangelical Protestant Baptist Family 1

Religious Traditions (1980 - 2020), Percent of Population

The population of this metro area was 671,185 in 2020. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (595,361) included 88.7% 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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