Data Dictionary: Religion 2010 (InfoGroup)
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Data Source: Data collected by InfoGroup, organized by the ARDA, tabulated and processed by Social Explorer.
Universe: Total Number of Congregations
Variable Details
T8. Total Number of Congregations - Latter-day Saint (Mormon)
Universe: Total Number of Congregations
T008_001Total Number of Congregations - Latter-day Saint (Mormon)
Percent base:
None - percentages not computed (variable is table universe)
Aggregation method:
Addition
Formula used to compute this variable:
#ReturnType oretval = new #ReturnType(); oretval = ORG:T051_002; return oretval;
Variables used in the formula:
Church of Jesus Christ - Latter-day Saints
Relevant Documentation:
Excerpt from: Social Explorer Religion 2010 Documentation. Data collected by the InfoGroup, organized by the ARDA, tabulated and processed by Social Explorer.
 
Latter-day Saints (Mormon)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (colloquially referred to as the Mormon Church) is a restorationist Christian church and the largest denomination originating from the Latter Day Saint movement founded by Joseph Smith, Jr. in upstate New York in 1830. The church is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah and has established congregations (called wards or branches) worldwide.