2009 UUA Membership Statistics


The following summary statistics are from the UU  World magazine  article Membership growth in UUA slows down (5.11.09). Also available as MP3 – listen now.

February 2009 Statistics

Member congregations
1,050 – no net change from previous year

UUA adult members (including international congregations)
164,656 members, down 74 members from previous year

UUA adult members (U.S. only)
159,732 members, up 28 members from previous year

According to the UU World article, “the previous year the UUA grew by 0.7 percent, or 1,099 members, in the United States. In the past five years U.S. membership increases have ranged from 851 to 1,812 annually.”

The Rev. Harlan Limpert says this may be due to congregations cleaning up their membership data.

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