Queensland Religious Places

Statistics and charts

No of buildings constructed by decade



Buildings constructed by denomination/religion 1840s - 2020

Denomination/religion No
Anglican 876
Roman Catholic 959
Methodist 784
Presbyterian 434
Congregational 96
Uniting 111
Australian Christian Churches (AOG) 145
Baptist 380
Lutheran 287
Seventh Day Adventist 117
Church of Christ 127
Salvation Army 151
Brethren 85
Independent 100
Christadelphian 21
Jehovah Witnesses 98
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 41
Union 44
Orthodox 42
Apostolic Church of Queensland 36
Other 598
Total 5309


Buildings open by denomination/religion

Denomination/religion No
Anglican 352
Roman Catholic 421
Methodist 0
Presbyterian 88
Uniting 399
Australian Christian Churches (AOG) 92
Baptist 138
Lutheran 110
Seventh Day Adventist 81
Church of Christ 62
Salvation Army 45
Brethren 51
Independent 67
Christadelphian 11
Jehovah Witnesses 87
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 38
Union 8
Orthodox 29
Apostolic Church of Queensland 22
Other 122
Total 2161

Date of construction by decade

Decade No Decade No
1840 7
1850 28 1940 160
1860 131 1950 561
1870 197 1960 534
1880 377 1970 296
1890 287 1980 383
1900 411 1990 373
1910 443 2000 196
1920 418 2010 131
1930 363 2020 13

Status of religious places

Category No
Open 2161
Closed 262
Demolished 1524
Closed house 211
Open other faith/denom 119
Closed hall 191

Website statistics

No of records in database is 5309
No of images in database 4046
Percent of records with images 76%
No of Second images in database 956
No of third images in database 89