1989
Update

“Update,” Ensign, June 1989, 79

Update

Membership in the Church passed the six and one-half million mark in 1988 and is moving toward seven million. There were 6,720,000 Latter-day Saints at the end of 1988, up from 5,641,054 at the end of December 1984. That is a 19-percent increase.

Church Membership

1984

5,641,054

1985

5,920,629

1986

6,170,000

1987

6,440,000

1988

6,720,000