Freemasons in Statistics

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There are a number of fascinating statistics about Freemasonry that might be of interest to anyone who wants to learn more about the subject. Many lodges keep records and statistics and some Masonic researchers gather this statistical information as well.

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Freemasonry around the world

  • Number of countries where Freemasonry is found: 164
  • Number of Freemasons worldwide: 5 million
  • Number of Freemasons in the USA; 3 million
  • Number of organizations and orders that require members to be Masons: 160

Lodges

  • Lodges Worldwide: 33,700
  • Lodges in the U.S.A.: 15,300
  • Lodges in England: 8,000
  • Lodges in Canada: 1,600
  • Lodges in Australia: 580
  • Lodges in Italy: 560
  • Lodges in Germany: 400
  • Lodges in Cuba: 300
  • Lodges in the Philippines: 200

Membership

Worldwide:

  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in England: 600,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Canada: 180,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Australia: 30,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Italy: 24,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Germany: 21,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Cuba: 20,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in the Philippines: 15,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Argentina: 2,500
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Austria: 2,350
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Belgium: 1,500
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Benin: 350
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Bolivia: 2,800
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Brazil: 198,900
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Bulgaria: 200
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Chile: 14,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Finland: 5,600
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in France: 84,000

The US:

  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Ohio: 220,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Pennsylvania: 206,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in South Carolina: 206,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in California: 188,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Illinois: 146,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Michigan: 111,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Tennessee: 96,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Georgia: 90,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Illinois: 88,000
  • Number of members belonging to a Freemason lodge in Florida: 83,000
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