1988
    Membership Up 20.3 Percent in Five Years
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    “Membership Up 20.3 Percent in Five Years,” Ensign, May 1988, 92

    Membership Up 20.3 Percent in Five Years

    Membership of the Church continues to grow at an ever-increasing pace. In the five-year period ending December 1987, the number of members rose from 5,351,724 to 6,440,000—an increase of 1,088,276 members, or 20.3 percent.

    Year

    Number of Members

    1983

    5,351,724

    1984

    5,641,054

    1985

    5,920,629

    1986

    6,170,000

    1987

    6,440,000