Date: May 02, 2012 08:48AM
"Christians are the largest group in every state, but some of the things we found interesting was the growth of the Mormons, who reported the largest numerical gain in 26 states," said Jones, who presented the report to a conference in Chicago.
The number of Mormons, whose Utah-based church's formal name is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, grew by 45 percent to 6.1 million in 2010, according to the census, which asked 236 religions to count their own adherents. Family members of adherents were generally included in the numbers."http://m.yahoo.com/w/news_america/numbers-muslims-mormons-sharply-u-report-224401366.html?back=%2Fus%2F&.ts=1335962664&.intl=us&.lang=en