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Posted by: Exmo Mo ( )
Date: August 23, 2012 11:50AM

And what percentage of Americans are Mormons?

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Posted by: skeptifem ( )
Date: August 23, 2012 11:58AM

last time I looked into it was 2009, I found independent surveys that put the lds population at about 1.4% from 1990-2009.

http://skeptifem.blogspot.com/2009/04/lds-dishonesty.html

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Posted by: Lorraine aka síóg ( )
Date: August 23, 2012 12:04PM

Less than 2% of the US population: 1.897%

Active members: 2,276,268

That comes Cumohah.com, a Mormon-friendly, independent research project.

http://www.cumorah.com/index.php?target=main&wid=231

Scroll down to: Major Religious Groups

They make a distinction between the official cult numbers and their derived, or more honest, numbers. These figures seem to be about five or six years old.



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 08/23/2012 12:05PM by Lorraine aka síóg.

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Posted by: Stray Mutt ( )
Date: August 23, 2012 12:05PM

Even if you go by the church's claimed 6 million or so US members, that's only 2% of the 300+ million US population.

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