Missions and Missionaries
    Footnotes

    “Missions and Missionaries,” Ensign, Dec. 1990, 71

    Missions and Missionaries

    As of 30 September 1990, there were 43,679 missionaries serving throughout the world in 256 missions. Over a five-year period, the number of missions has increased by 63 and the number of missionaries has increased by 11,876. This represents a 33-percent increase in the total number of missions and a 37-percent increase in the number of missionaries serving worldwide.

    Year

    Missions

    Missionaries

    1986

    193

    31,803

    1987

    205

    34,750

    1988

    222

    36,132

    1989

    228

    39,739

    1990

    256

    43,679