Fast Facts

Total Field Personnel (09/2018)3,667
Field personnel added 2017^339
Overseas baptisms 2016*45256
Overseas churches 2016*30,815
Overseas church membership 2016*410,640
New churches 20164,550
People groups engaged by IMB personnel (6/18)#811
Unreached People Groups not Engaged (6/18)#3,200
^ 2017 Annual Personnel Report (IMB)
* 2017 Annual Statistical Report (IMB)
# Global Status of Evangelical Christianity, June 2018 (IMB)

**The total personnel number includes all field personnel employed by the IMB plus team associates. Team associates are individuals or couples who are part of an IMB missionary team after being assessed and job-matched, but who are not funded by the IMB.