Update
    Footnotes

    “Update,” Ensign, Dec. 1988, 66

    Update

    Year

    Number of Stakes

    1984

    1,485

    1985

    1,543

    1986

    1,603

    1987

    1,656

    1988

    1,698

    The Church had 1,698 stakes on 3 October 1988, an increase of 42 over the same date last year. That represents a 2.5-percent increase during the 12-month period and a 14.3-percent increase since 1984.