Parish attendance & affiliation
2014 Statistics for Mission
Statistics for Mission 2014 (published January
2016) provides the latest figures on Church of England
attendance and occasional offices. Overall in October 2014, an
average of 980,000 people each week participated in a Church of
England service; additionally, 145,000 people each week attended
services for schools in a Church of England church.
Statistics for Mission 2013 provides 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 2013, an average of one million
people attended Church of England services each week.
Statistics for Mission 2012 provides figures
on Church of England attendance and occasional offices. Overall in
2012, on average 1.05m people attended Church of England services
each week; over the year the Church of England conducted over
356,000 baptisms, weddings and funerals - almost 7,000 each
week - marking the rites of passage in people's lives in
communities across the country.
Attendance and occasional offices 2011
provides 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 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.