Lafayette Parish, Louisiana (LA) Religion Statistics Profile



AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic99,935 (45.1%)122,385 (64.2%)-18%2830-7%
Evangelical Protestant33,609 (15.2%)17,801 (9.3%)+89%6932+116%
Black Protestant25,178 (11.4%)--10--
Mainline Protestant8,691 (3.9%)9,237 (4.8%)-6%1613+23%
Other1,850 (0.8%)1,352 (0.7%)+37%114+175%
Orthodox164 (0.1%)102 (0.1%)+61%220%
None52,151 (23.5%)-10,410 (-5.5%)+-601%---
Total Adherents169,427 (76.5%)200,913 (105.5%)-16%13681+68%

All Religions Details

AdherentsCongregations
Religion20102000Change20102000Change
Catholic Church99,935 (451.0‰)--28--
National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.24,251 (109.5‰)--3--
Southern Baptist Convention14,207 (64.1‰)12,358 (64.9‰)+15%2012+67%
Non-denominational10,747 (48.5‰)--24--
United Methodist Church, The6,356 (28.7‰)5,977 (31.4‰)+6%75+40%
Assemblies of God4,441 (20.0‰)2,038 (10.7‰)+118%550%
International Pentecostal Holiness Church2,471 (11.2‰)1,392 (7.3‰)+78%110%
Episcopal Church1,314 (5.9‰)1,714 (9.0‰)-23%330%
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The1,208 (5.5‰)631 (3.3‰)+91%110%
Churches of Christ706 (3.2‰)728 (3.8‰)-3%43+33%
Christian Methodist Episcopal Church556 (2.5‰)--4--
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America476 (2.1‰)529 (2.8‰)-10%110%
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)451 (2.0‰)890 (4.7‰)-49%330%
Church of God in Christ371 (1.7‰)--2--
Muslim estimate308 (1.4‰)609 (3.2‰)-49%110%
Vineyard USA266 (1.2‰)190 (1.0‰)+40%110%
Seventh-day Adventist Church206 (0.9‰)114 (0.6‰)+81%220%
Reform Judaism176 (0.8‰)--1--
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)171 (0.8‰)184 (1.0‰)-7%110%
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America130 (0.6‰)102 (0.5‰)+27%110%
Lutheran Church118 (0.5‰)314 (1.6‰)-62%12-50%
Christian Churches and Churches of Christ111 (0.5‰)114 (0.6‰)-3%110%
Salvation Army103 (0.5‰)280 (1.5‰)-63%110%
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)94 (0.4‰)127 (0.7‰)-26%110%
Baha'i82 (0.4‰)77 (0.4‰)+6%110%
Buddhism, Vajrayana53 (0.2‰)--1--
Presbyterian Church in America50 (0.2‰)32 (0.2‰)+56%110%
Coptic Orthodox Church34 (0.1‰)--110%
Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations23 (0.1‰)15 (0.1‰)+53%110%
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)12 (0.1‰)9 (0.0‰)+33%110%
United Pentecostal Church International---3--
Catholic Church-122,385 (642.4‰)--30-
Calvary Chapel Fellowship Churches---1--
Church of Christ, Scientist---1--
Church of the Nazarene-48 (0.3‰)--1-
Friends General Conference---1--
Jehovah's Witnesses---4--
Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith, Inc.---1--
Christian Brethren---1--
Reformed Baptist Churches---1--


Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E. Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley, and Richard H. Taylor. 2012.
2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study.Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies,
Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center Website © 2019 Advameg, Inc.