Statistics for Mission
Please note: The new Statistics for Mission site is now live
and can be accessed through our new Online
Methodists have collected statistical data for many years.
Annual gathering of local church statistics and triennial
Statistics for Mission reports to Conference have helped the Church
to recognise areas of growth and decline and get a useful snap-shot
of the Methodist people. This allows leaders in the Church at
local, District and connexional levels to make informed decisions
about what they do and how they do it.
Visit the Statistics for
Mission Web Map
Use the web map to see Methodist statistics mapped
alongside other institutions and a range of national data about
local communities. Search the map for particular churches or
churches in areas with particular qualities.
2010 Reports (including 2008-10
The 2005-07 Statistics for Mission Report
Average Attendance Trends
Other Useful Report
Transforming Churches and Communities is a
charitable organisation which works with Methodist churches to help
them identify missional opportunities based on their statistical
returns and their neighbourhood profiles through 'A Window for
Every Church'. Other tailored data such as local funding
opportunities, local partnerships and volunteer resources are also
See www.churchandcommunity.org.uk to
find out more.
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