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For current and former religious professionals without supernatural beliefs.
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    • The Clergy Project
    • The Clergy Project

    Diversity and Demographics

    Annual Growth

    Currently Serving   Former Clergy
    Year     New     Av./Mo    New     Av./Mo   
    2011    20 2 83 8.3
    2012 50 4 172 14.3
    2013 43 3.5 94 7.8
    2014 37 3 66 5.5
    2015 40 3.3 69 5.7
    2016 23 2.2 54 4.5 

    Gender 

    Male: 656 (86.8%)
    Female: 100 (13.2%)
    Total Participants: 756 

    Countries of Residence 

    • Australia – 10 
    • Belgium – 1
    • Belize – 1
    • Brazil – 3
    • Canada – 45
    • China – 3
    • Colombia – 1
    • Croatia – 1
    • Dominican Republic – 1
    • Ecuador – 1
    • Germany – 3
    • India – 2 
    • Israel – 2
    • Jamaica – 1
    • Lithuania – 1
    • Nambia – 1
    • Nigeria – 1
    • New Zealand – 2
    • Netherlands -2
    • Norway – 2
    • Panama – 1
    • Philippines – 1
    • Portugal – 1 
    • Romania – 1
    • Russia – 2
    • Sweden – 1
    • South Africa – 7
    • Spain – 3
    • South Korea – 1
    • Thailand – 4
    • Turkey – 1
    • Ukraine – 1
    • United Kingdom -23
    • United States – 441

    U.S. Residency 

    • Alabama – 10 
    • Alaska – 2
    • Arizona – 10
    • Arkansas – 9
    • California – 65
    • Colorado – 17
    • Connecticut – 4
    • District of Colombia – 2
    • Florida – 31
    • Georgia – 5
    • Hawaii – 2
    • Illinois – 19
    • Indiana – 6
    • Iowa – 5
    • Kansas – 7
    • Kentucky – 8
    • Louisiana – 3
    • Maine – 6
    • Maryland – 5
    • Massachusetts – 8
    • Michigan – 12
    • Minnesota – 10
    • Mississippi – 6 
    • Missouri – 12
    • Nebraska – 5
    • Nevada – 1
    • New Hampshire – 2
    • New Jersey – 5
    • New Mexico – 4
    • New York – 19
    • North Carolina – 25
    • Ohio – 14
    • Oklahoma – 6
    • Oregon – 10
    • Pennsylvania – 15
    • Puerto Rico – 2
    • South Carolina – 7
    • Tennessee – 23
    • Texas – 33
    • Utah – 2
    • Vermont – 2
    • Virginia – 15
    • Washington – 12
    • West Virginia – 1
    • Wisconsin – 10

    Updated January 2017