Local Christian churches form a national network across Australia.
Australia is a nation of small churches. Trends of growth and decline have been tracked over time.Church size and growth
Local churches serve their communities by providing emergency relief, visiting the sick, elderly and on the margins, counselling, social justice and political advocacy and more.Church activities
There are more than 20 major Christian denominations and movements in Australia: Catholic, Pentecostal, Anglican, Uniting, Baptist, Salvation Army and more. Many of these denominations and movements are research partners with NCLS Research. Each receive their own customised research findings.Denominations
A study of vibrant, flourishing churches and how they enliven their ministry.Enliven Churches Project
6% of churches worked on an environmental activity or project in the local community in the last two years.See more
7% of churches took an environmental audit in the previous 2 yearsSee more
Environmental measures taken as part of church buildings and sitesSee more