2018 RECongress Statistics

Los Angeles Religious Education Congress
March 15,
2018 (Youth Day) &
March 16-18, 2018


Sponsored by the Los Angeles Catholic Archdiocese's Office of Religious Education
Held at the Anaheim Convention Center, 800 West Katella Ave., Anaheim, Calif.
(just south of Disneyland & Disney California Adventure)

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RECongress 2018 Statistics
(as of 02/20/2018)
Registration fees increased January 26, 2018

REGISTRANTS  
 YOUTH DAY  
 Youth Day Chaperones 1,375
 Youth Day Youths 10,777
 Youth Day Registrations 12,153
   
 ADULT DAYS  
 Guidebooks Mailed (2017 Attendees) 22,080
 Pre-registrations online 66%
 Pre-registrations by mail 34%
 Congress Pre-registrations 17,240
   
 RECONGRESS 2018  
 Combined Pre-registrations 29,393
   
ENDOWMENT FUND  
 Contributors 739
 Contribution to Fund $11,419.48
   
ADDITIONAL  
 Congress Volunteers 334+
 Congress Staff 70
 Priests Hearing Confession 65
   
WORKSHOPS  
 Speakers 185
 Languages 3
 Congress Sessions 334
 Youth Day Sessions 30
   
EXHIBITORS  
 Booths in Hall A 524
 Companies 243
 Representatives 1,343
   
 Pre-registered Attendance 31,390


Attendance by State
(as of 2/8/2018)

STATE / TERRITORY

TOTAL

 Alabama

3

 Alaska

16

 Arizona

280

 Arkansas

6

 Armed Forces

2

 California

17,960

 Colorado

100

 Connecticut

23

 Delaware

2

 District of Columbia

26

 Florida

64

 Georgia

36

 Hawaii

184

 Idaho

38

 Illinois

102

 Indiana

53

 Iowa

9

 Kansas

17

 Kentucky

7

 Louisiana

17

 Maryland

29

 Massachusetts

42

 Michigan

24

 Minnesota

53

 Missouri

36

 Montana

23

 Nebraska

35

 Nevada

341

 New Hampshire

10

 New Jersey

45

 New Mexico

32

 New York

96

 North Carolina

15

 North Dakota

1

 Ohio

43

 Oklahoma

5

 Oregon

150

 Pennsylvania

30

 Rhode Island

1

 South Carolina

1

 South Dakota

3

 Tennessee

2

 Texas

203

 Utah

79

 Vermont

1

 Virginia

15

 Washington

200

 Wisconsin

32

 Wyoming

12

TOTAL

20,504

Attendance from Foreign Countries
(as of 2/8/2018)
 

COUNTRY / TERRITORY

REGISTRATIONS

 CANADA 403
 AUSTRALIA 133
 NEW ZEALAND 11
 MEXICO 12
 UNITED KINGDOM 10
 SWEDEN 6
 SPAIN 5
 IRELAND 4
 KOREA 4
 EL SALVADOR 3
 PHILIPPINES 3
 ARGENTINA 2
 BELGIUM 2
 BRAZIL 1
 CAMEROON 1
 ITALY 1
 PAKISTAN 1
 PALESTINE 1
 TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 1
 UGANDA 1
 Foreign Registrations

605


Registration Demographics
(as of 2/9/2017)

 Gender

    Female 70%
    Male 30%

 Age

    18 - 30 16%
    31 - 40 12%
    41 - 50 20%
    51 - 60 26%
    61 - 70 19%
    71+ 7%

 How do you classify yourself?

 
    White/Caucasian 42%
    Hispanic/Latino 38%
    Asian/Pacific 15%
    Black/African-American 1%
    Other 3%

 What is your primary language?

 
    English 75%
    Spanish 21%
    Vietnamese 3%
    Other 1%

 What is your preferred workshop language?

    English 81%
    Spanish 17%
    Vietnamese 2%

 Is this your first Religious Education Congress?

    No 77%
    Yes 23%

 Are you a ...

    Priest 3%
    Deacon 2%
    Brother/Sister 6%
    Layperson 72%
    Other 18%

 How did you learn about the RECongress?

    Parish 62%
    Friend 22%
    Internet 3%
    Ad 1%
    Other 13%

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