Watchtower Facts.

The Watchtower Society is an amazing religion. It's fascinating to research and understand what they believe. Read articles on this website and you'll begin to understand why they have prospered.

According to 2012 Yearbook Of Jehovah's Witnesses here are the facts about the religion as of 2011 based on worldwide, global numbers.

  1. 98 branch offices of Jehovah's Witnesses

  2. The preach in 236 countries

  3. 109,403 congregations

  4. 19,374,737 attended the annual Memorial Celebration

  5. 11,824 partook of the Memorial Celebration emblems (i.e. the symbolic bread and wine)

  6. 7,659,019 active 'peak' publishers that reported preaching activity

  7. 7,395,672 average publishers preaching every month

  8. 2.4 percent increase over 2010

  9. 263,131 were baptized into the faith

  10. 466,911 average 'auxiliary pioneer publishers' each month

  11. 895,844 average 'pioneer publishers' each month

  12. 1,707,094,710 total hours were reported in 2011 for preaching

  13. 8,490,746 average home Bible studies each month

  14. 20,595 ordained ministers staff branch facilities

  15. $173,000,000 was spent caring for special pioneers, missionaries, and traveling overseers

The Official Website of JW's Offers These Facts As Of Oct 2012.

  • 236—Lands where Jehovah’s Witnesses preach

  • 540—Languages in which we publish Bibles and Bible-based literature

  • 109,403—Congregations

  • 7,395,672—Ministers who teach the Bible

  • 19,000,000—People who attend our meetings or conventions

  • 166,000,000—Bibles published by Jehovah’s Witnesses in 108 languages

  • 20,000,000,000—Pieces of Bible-based literature published by Jehovah’s Witnesses over the past ten years

The 2012 Yearbook of Jehovah's Witnesses says that worldwide attendance at the 2011 Memorial Celebration was 19,374,737 - an increase of over half a million over the prior year. However only 11,824 participated in eating the bread and wine that represents Christ.