1987
Update: Number of Operating Missions in the Church

“Update: Number of Operating Missions in the Church,” Ensign, Apr. 1987, 76

Update: Number of Operating Missions in the Church

Year

Number of Missions

1983

178

1984

182

1985

188

1986

193

1987

203

The number of operating missions in the Church grew from 178 to 203 in the five-year period beginning in 1983 and projected through July 1, 1987, an increase of 14 percent. As of July 1, ten new missions will have been created this year.