Brothers and sisters, for the information of the members of the Church, the First Presidency has issued the following statistical report concerning the membership growth and standing of the Church as of 31 December 2000. These statistics are based on reports available prior to the conference.
Wards and Branches
Increase in children of record
Total Church membership
Number of full-time missionaries
Temples Dedicated in 2000
Elder Hugh W. Pinnock, a member of the Seventy; Elder Bernard P. Brockbank, an emeritus General Authority; Wilford W. Kirton Jr., former Church General Counsel.