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Member Body Statistics


* indicates current statistics as of May 30, 2008;

** indicates figures since September 1, 2007

otherwise the figures represent previous submissions

 
AFRICA Churches Members
Angola    
Baptist Convention of Angola * 300 30,530
Baptist Evangelical Church in Angola 300 90,000
Igreja Baptista Livre em Angola 30 18,075
Benin    
Union of Protestant Baptist Churches in Benin 210 8,000
Botswana    
Baptist Convention of Botswana 17 657
Burkina Faso    
Union of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Burkina Faso 60 3,000
Burundi    
Union of Baptist Churches in Burundi 87 25,505
Cameroon    
Cameroon Baptist Convention 900 9,000
Eglise Baptist Camerouaise of the Cameroon* 50 5,100
Union of Baptist Churches in Cameroon 376 48,050
Central African Republic    
Association of Baptist Churches of the Central African Republic 246 56,915
Baptist Churches Union (UEB) 60 14,113
Fraternal Union of Baptist Churches 152 45,600
Congo, Democratic Republic of    
Baptist Community in Central Africa 342 300,000
Baptist Community of the Congo River 1,085 1,018,542
Baptist Community of Western Congo 600 385,000
Community Baptist Autonome Entre Wamba-Bakali 105 50,000
Community of Baptist Churches in Eastern Congo * 331 75,460
Community of Baptist Churches in North Congo 371 38,254
Community of United Baptist Churches 59 27,000
Union of Baptist Churches in Congo * 68  6,778
Côte D'Ivoire    
Eglises Evangelise Meridionales 100 10,000
Ethiopia    
Baptist Evangelical Association of Ethiopia 51 8,009
Ethiopian Addis Kidan Baptist Church 66 13,000
Gambia    
Baptist Union in the Gambia 5 479
Ghana    
Ghana Baptist Convention 1,000 75,000
Kenya    
Baptist Convention of Kenya * 3,000 700,000
Liberia    
Liberia Baptist Missionary and Educational Convention, Inc. * * 270 72,000
Madagascar    
Association of Bible Baptist Churches in Madagascar 55 3,000
Malawi    
African Baptist Assembly, Malawi, Inc. 787 72,810
Baptist Convention of Malawi * 1,300 150,000
Evangelical Baptist Church of Malawi 300 19,000
Mozambique    
Baptist Convention of Mozambique 120 40,000
Namibia    
Baptist Convention of Namibia 49 3,500
Nigeria    
Mambilla Baptist Convention ** 255 22,986
Nigerian Baptist Convention 9,300 2,500,000
Rwanda    
Association of Baptist Churches in Rwanda * 184 256,338
Community of Christian Churches in Africa 115           30,015
Union of Baptist Churches in Rwanda 120 257,613
Sierra Leone    
Baptist Convention of Sierra Leone * 119      994
South Africa    
Baptist Association of South Africa 26 3,500
Baptist Convention of South Africa 154 24,000
Baptist Mission of South Africa 13 2,300
Baptist Union of Southern Africa * 681 52,000
Sudan    
Sudan Interior Church * 521 148,782
Tanzania, United Republic of    
Baptist Convention of Tanzania 3,100 489,000
Togo    
Togo Baptist Convention 565 33,230
Uganda    
Baptist Union of Uganda * 1,000 50,000
Zambia    
Baptist Convention of Zambia ** 580 60,000
Baptist Union of Zambia 400 48,000
Zimbabwe    
Baptist Convention of Zimbabwe 316 110,900
Baptist Union of Zimbabwe * 43    4,415
National Baptist Convention of Zimbabwe 45 7,000
United Baptist Church of Zimbabwe 47 10,000
Totals for Africa 30,436 7,533,450
 
ASIA Churches Members
Australia    
Baptist Union of Australia * 945 61,409
Bangladesh    
Bangladesh Baptist Church Sangha  * 347 17,144
Bangladesh Baptist Church Fellowship * 463 17,236
Garo Baptist Convention, Bangladesh 148 12,254
Cambodia    
Cambodia Baptist Union * 260 7,895
Fiji    
Fiji Baptist Convention 14 750
Hong Kong    
Baptist Convention of Hong Kong ** 90 72,000
India    
Assam Baptist Convention ** 329 28,398
Baptist Church of Mizoram  422 83,501
Baptist Union of North India 136 13,600
Bengal Baptist Union 173 16,280
Bengal Orissa Bihar Baptist Churches Association 85 16,500
Bengal Orissa Bihar Baptist Convention - membership under review 70 13,990
Convention of Baptist Churches of the Northern Circars 255 165,400
Evangelical Baptist Convention of India 141 31,286
Garo Baptist Convention of India * 1,818 230,715
India Association of General Baptists 121 10,300
India Baptist Convention 80 5,900
Karbi Anglong Baptist Convention ** 278 22,092
Karnataka Baptist Convention * 680 45,170
Lairam Jesus Christ Baptist Church ** 88 18,810
Lower Assam Baptist Union 261 20,700
Maharashtra Baptist Society * 155 7,802
Manipur Baptist Convention * 1,284 173,320
Nagaland Baptist Church Council * 1,356 469,491
North Bank Baptist Christian Association 894 85,818
Orissa Baptist Evangelical Crusade 3,240 430,000
Samavesam of Telugu Baptist Churches - membership under review 893 475,639
Tripura Baptist Christian Union of India 500 80,000
Indonesia    
Convention of Indonesian Baptist Churches * 149 9,926
Fellowship of Baptist Churches of Irian Jaya 206 74,581
Union of Indonesian Baptist Churches * 222 47,160
Japan    
Japan Baptist Conference 11 476
Japan Baptist Convention ** 329 34,077
Japan Baptist Union  74 4,484
Okinawa Baptist Convention * 39 3,176
Korea (South)    
Korea Baptist Convention 2,508 774,259
Macau    
Macau Baptist Association 6 750
Malaysia    
Malaysia Baptist Convention *  163 22,143
Myanmar    
Myanmar Baptist Convention * 4,522 1,143,520
Self Supporting Kayin Baptist Mission Society 69 11,543
Nepal    
Nepal Baptist Church Council * 102  7,000
New Zealand    
Baptist Union of New Zealand * 247 23,292
Papua New Guinea    
Baptist Union of Papua New Guinea, Inc. ** 263 80,000
Philippines    
Baptist Conference of the Philippines, Inc. ** 354 26,906
Convention of Philippine Baptist Churches, Inc. * 1000 300,000
Convention of Visayas and Mindanao of Southern Baptist Churches 889 52,166
General Baptist Church of the Philippines, Inc. 252 7,667
Luzon Convention of Southern Baptist Churches, Inc. 540 41,895
Singapore    
Singapore Baptist Convention 30 6,939
Sri Lanka    
Sri Lanka Baptist Union * 23 5,100
Taiwan    
Chinese Baptist Convention *  209 14,160
Thailand    
12th District of Churches of Christ in Thailand * 130 10,615
Thailand Baptist Convention * 92 10,084
Thailand Karen Baptist Convention 134 23,772
Thailand Lahu Baptist Convention 108 8,130
Totals for Asia 28,197 5,377,271
 
CARIBBEAN ISLANDS Churches Members
Antigua and Barbuda    
Antigua Baptist Association 4 300
Bahamas    
National Baptist Missionary and Education Convention 272 75,000
Barbados    
Barbados Baptist Convention 2 400
Belize    
Baptist Association of Belize 48 1,965
Bermuda    
Bermuda Baptist Fellowship 3 330
Cuba    
Baptist Convention of Western Cuba 209 16,687
Convencion Bautista de Cuba Oriental * 360 26,415
Fraternidad de Iglesias Bautista de Cuba 31 3,040
Free Baptist Convention of Cuba 36 2,000
Dominican Republic    
Convencion Bautista Dominicana                             22 1,299
Guyana
Baptist Convention of Guyana *
Haiti
38                  1,800
Baptist Convention of Haiti 93 70,000
Baptist Haiti Mission 354 17,440
Jamaica    
Jamaica Baptist Union * 320 40,000
Trinidad & Tobago    
Baptist Union of Trinidad and Tobago 23 3,500
Totals for the Caribbean Islands 1,824 260,223
 
CENTRAL AMERICA Churches Members
Costa Rica    
Baptist Convention of Costa Rica * 56 3,950
     
El Salvador    
Baptist Association of El Salvador * 59 5,015
Baptist Federation of El Salvador * 35 4,125
Guatemala    
Convention of Baptist Churches in Guatemala * 546 38,227
Honduras    
National Convention of Baptist Churches in Honduras * 300 20,000
Mexico    
National Baptist Convention of Mexico * 1,700 180,000
Nicaragua    
Convencion Bautista de Nicaragua * 191 20,000
Panama    
Convencion Bautista de Panama * 106 10,130
Totals for Central America 2,993 281,447
 
EUROPE Churches Members
Armenia    
Union of Evangelical Christian Baptists of Armenia 119 3,311
Austria    
Baptist Union of Austria * 22 1,413
Azerbaijan    
Union of Evangelical Christians Baptists of Azerbaijan 22 3,000
Belarus    
Union of Evangelical Christian Baptists of Belarus * 292 13,093
Belgium    
Union of Baptists Churches in Belgium 30 1,100
Bosnia and Herzegovina    
Baptist Church in Bosnia/Herzegovina 15 300
Bulgaria    
Baptist Union of Bulgaria ** 75 4,500
Croatia    
Baptist Union of Croatia 50 2,000
Czech Republic    
Baptist Union of the Czech Republic * 38 2,415
Denmark    
Baptist Union of Denmark * 50 5,250
Estonia    
Union of Evangelical Christians and Baptist Churches of Estonia * 83 5,965
Finland    
Finland Swedish Baptist Union 19 1,247
Finnish Baptist Union (Finnish speaking) * 11 681
France    
Federation of Evangelical Baptist Churches * 117 6,316
Georgia, Republic of    
Evangelical Baptist Church of Georgia 72 5,085
Germany    
International Baptist Convention (English speaking) * 67 5,964
Union of Evangelical Free Churches in Germany * * 845 85,031
Hungary    
Baptist Union of Hungary * 362 11,953
Italy    
Baptist Evangelical Christian Union of Italy * 116 6,400
Kyrgyzstan    
Union of Evangelical Christian Baptists of Kyrgyzstan 64 3,100
Latvia    
Union of Baptist Churches in Latvia 86 6,680
Lithuania    
Baptist Union of Lithuania * 8 384
Moldova    
Union of Evangelical Christian Baptists of Moldova* 313 20,391
Netherlands    
Union of Baptist Churches in the Netherlands ** 85 11,700
Norway    
Baptist Union of Norway * 78 5,430
Poland    
Baptist Union of Poland 81 4,818
Portugal    
Portuguese Baptist Convention 68 4,400
Romania    
Baptist Union of Romania * 1,709 99,183
Convention of the Hungarian Baptist Churches of Romania 232 8,632
Russian Federation    
Euro-Asiatic Federation of Christian Baptists Union 231 16,530
Union of Evangelical Christian Baptists of the Russian Federation 1,309 80,000
Serbia and Montenegro    
Union of Baptist Churches in Serbia ** 52 2,020
Baptist Union of Evangelical Christians in Serbia and Montenegro 14 685
Slovak Republic    
Baptist Union of Slovakia * 24 1,794
Slovenia    
Union of Baptist Churches in Slovenia 7 160
Spain    
Baptist Evangelical Union of Spain * 91 10,078
Sweden    
Baptist Union of Sweden * 217 17,545
Switzerland    
Union of Baptist Churches in Switzerland * 10 1,090
Ukraine    
Evangelical Christian Baptists in the Ukraine * 2,419 135,000
Brotherhood of Independent Baptist Churches and Ministries of Ukraine 130 11,150
United Kingdom    
Baptist Union of Great Britain * 2,082 142,410
Baptist Union of Scotland  172 13,418
Baptist Union of Wales * 444 14,837
Uzbekistan    
Union of Evangelical Christian Baptists of Middle Asia 31 2,836
Totals for Europe 12,362 779,295
 
MIDDLE EAST (members of the European Baptist Federation) Churches Members
Egypt    
Egyptian Baptist Convention 13 1,300
 Israel    
Association of Baptist Churches in Israel 19 800
Jordan    
Jordan Baptist Convention 20 1,200
Lebanon    
Lebanese Baptist Convention 27 2,000
Syrian Arab Republic    
Baptist Convention of Syria 4 150
Totals for Middle East 83 5,450
 
NORTH AMERICA Churches Members
Canada    
Canadian Baptist Ministries * 1,336 183,007
Canadian Convention of Southern Baptist Churches 248 11,578
United States of America    
American Baptist Churches in the USA * 5,659 1,371,278
Baptist General Association of Virginia * 1,438 505,307
Converge Worldwide (formerly BGC) *  1,078 140,494
Baptist General Convention of Missouri * 150 35,000
Baptist General Convention of Texas * 5,652 2,372,733
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship  1,854 700,000
Czechoslovak Baptist Convention of USA and Canada 5 1,500
General Association of General Baptists * 860 52,279
Lott Carey Baptist Foreign Mission Convention, USA 3,500 1,225,000
National Baptist Convention of America 12,336 3,106,000
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. 33,000 8,500,000
National Missionary Baptist Convention of America 300 400,000
North American Baptist Conference  425 62,273
Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc. 1,200 2,500,000
Russian-Ukrainian Evangelical Baptist Union, USA, Inc. 20 1,400
Seventh Day Baptist General Conference, USA and Canada 100 3,300
Union of Latvian Baptists in America * 6 170
Totals for North America 69,167 21,171,319
 
SOUTH AMERICA Churches Members
Argentina    
Evangelical Baptist Convention of Argentina * 600 80,000
Bolivia    
Baptist Convention of Bolivia * 118 10,000
Baptist Union of Bolivia * 280 28,000
Brazil    
Brazillian Baptist Convention 6,766 1,045,500
National Baptist Convention ** 2,831 384,080
Chile    
Convention of Baptist Churches of the Chilean Mission * 46 2,300
Union of Evangelical Baptist Churches of Chile * 500 35,000
Colombia    
Denominacion Bautista Colombiana * 157 18,000
Ecuador    
Baptist Convention of Ecuador 200 12,000
Guyana (see Caribbean section)    
     
Paraguay    
Baptist Evangelical Convention of Paraguay * 373 15,000
Peru    
Baptist Evangelical Convention of Peru * 140 11,000
Uruguay    
Baptist Evangelical Convention of Uruguay * 105 6,000
Venezuela    
National Baptist Convention of Venezuela 454 50,000
Totals for South America 12,570 1,696,880
 
  Churches Members
TOTALS AS OF May 30, 2008 157,632 37,105,335
TOTALS AS OF Sept. 1, 2007 158,179 36,470,394
 
 
   
 
 
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