Parish attendance & affiliation

  2012 Statistics for Mission

Statistics for Mission 2012 provides the latest figures on Church of England attendance and occasional offices, including new statistics on our worshipping community and numbers of people joining and leaving. Overall in 2012, on average 1.05m people attended Church of England churches each week showing no significant change over the past decade; and over the year the Church of England conducted over 356,000 services of baptism, wedding and funerals at an average of about 6,700 each week - almost 1,000 per day - marking the rites of passage in people's lives in communities across the country.

See our statistics mapped!
Follow the link to 2012 Statistics for Mission Mapped to see some diocesan statistics.

2011 attendance and occasional offices statistics

Attendance and occasional offices 2011 provides the latest statistics for weekly, Sunday, Christmas and Easter attendance, alongside figures on the Electoral Roll and Occasional offices. Please note that our figures have been revised since this publication was released.

Church Statistics

Church Statistics 2010/11 provides measures of participation and affiliation collected by Church of England dioceses, parishes and cathedrals. This publication provides more detailed geographical evidence of the continued involvement of the Church of England in the everyday lives of men, women and children.  Please note that our figures have been revised since this publication was released.