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Library CLOSED until further notice

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Limited Access

Beginning Monday, March 23, Hoover Library will be CLOSED until further notice. Virtual reference services (use the "ASK US" or "CHAT" button) will be available from 1 PM - 9 PM Sunday, 9 AM - 9 PM Monday-Thursday, and 9 AM - 4 PM Friday. Hours are subject to change at any time. Please see our Hours page for current building availability. For more information, see the McDaniel College COVID-19 Information Page
Faculty: Please see our COVID-19 Library Access
Students: Please see our COVID-19 Student Access page.

*Religious Studies: Religion Statistics

General Information Websites

Statistics about Religions

The following sites collect statistics about religions and social trends associated with religion:

    Statistics of denominations and religions around the world.
  • The Association of Religion Data (ARD) Archives
    Over 650 data files, graphs and maps spanning decades that show adherence, church membership and religious beliefs for denominations and religious groups nationally as well as internationally.
  • Hartford Institute for Religion Research
    Reports, research and statistics on U.S. religion and congregations.
  • Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life
    Examines a wide range of current issues and American society, and explores the role that religion has in world affairs. Contains survey results, demographic analyses and social science research.
  • 2010 U.S. Religion Census
    Religious congregations and membership studies from the 2010 census showing church membership by county and denomination as well as other statistics and analytical reports on special groups.
  • Statista is a statistics portal that integrates data on over 80.000 topics from over 18.000 sources onto a single platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, provides companies, business customers, research institutions, and the academic community with direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets.