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Statistical Report 2005
1 April 2006

SALT LAKE CITY — The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued the following report concerning the growth and status of the Church as of 31 December 2005:

Stakes 2,701
Missions 341
Districts 643
Wards and Branches 27,087
Total membership 12,560,869
Increase in children of record during 2005 93,150
Converts baptized during 2005 243,108
Full-time Missionaries 52,060
Temples dedicated during 2005  (San Antonio Texas, Aba Nigeria, Newport Beach California) 3
Temples rededicated during 2005 (Apia Samoa) 1
Total number of temples in operation 122

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