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How many scientologists in Australia?

Discussion in 'Australia & New Zealand' started by Free to shine, Sep 25, 2008.

  1. clearcat

    clearcat Patron with Honors

    Aren't they a species just about to distinct?:omg:
  2. degraded being

    degraded being Sponsor

    Last sighted one was dead.
  3. Jakadak

    Jakadak Patron with Honors

    :dieslaughing: :dieslaughing: :dieslaughing:
  4. clearcat

    clearcat Patron with Honors

    Well, some of them are suffering cancer, some are SP-declared, it is pathetic and the numbers have never been right in my opinion - compared to reality that is...
  5. Feral

    Feral Rogue male

    The US census shows 55000 scios in that country.

    I extrapolated from the census I could easily find that there was about 100,000 world wide. That includes kids (as parents nominate their religions ) as well as freezoners.

    That figure for Aus, 2508 is a national census figure. The church claims 250,000 according to Virginia Stewart who stated that on National TV.
  6. Lucretia

    Lucretia Patron with Honors

    Just seems if you divide everything they claim by 100, then you're pretty close to the truth. That includes results from the tech!
  7. ACT

    Having 10 years experience with ACT org - some of those years the best in its history - I assure you there isn't anywhere near 50 Scios there.

    25 would be generous - including staff.

    The church's advertised figure worldwide is 8000,0000. Contrary facts abound.

    Uhhh... There is one factor we haven't considered - maybe those that make up the 8 million have already gone to Target 2.

    (I hope I'm not giving Davvy ideas for the next LRH B'day event.)

  8. Human Again

    Human Again Silver Meritorious Patron

    OMG! :omg: ACT org! :faint: That's where people from my org were sent when the CO wanted them to die!!!! :keelover: Dean, you gotta be one of the most persistant humans on the planet! :winner: I am so glad you are out and so in awe that you survived a decade in ACT org.
  9. Sir Facer

    Sir Facer Patron with Honors


    When my son was four years old there was a mission in the org who convinced me to buy 5 booklets under my 4year old sons name to count as Number of new books sold to raw public (NBSR), he was also counted as BIS (Bodies in the shop) so of course he would be counted as a Scientologist, so I can tell you they have the stats completely wrong, for example:
    ACT - 51????? what a complete joke, ACT would be lucky to have a courseroom with 1 student!!!!!!
  10. Lermanet_com

    Lermanet_com Gold Meritorious Patron

    I dont have the latest census data, thank you for posting it, I guess I need to update that page. This is what I had webbed from previous census:

    Comparing the 1996 and 2001 Australian Census:

    Females Males Total
    Traditional --------------------2480----------2744----------5224
    Agnosticism ----------------- 7354---------10213--------17567
    Atheism ---------------------- 9219----------15245-------24464
    No religion ---------------1314735------1542569----2857304
    Paganism ---------------------6612-----------4020-------10632
    Rastafarianism ----------------167 ------------899--------1066
    Wiccan/Witchcraft-----------6621----------- 2134---------8755
    $cientology-------------------- 866------------1166---------2032

    In the last census In 1996, $cientology had 1488 professed members, which was 0.01% of the population five years later, they have 2032 professed members, which is 0.01% of
    the population.


    and do you guys from down under think there actually are 500 more in the last census or have they ordained some sheep, and their pets, as VMs?
  11. Feral

    Feral Rogue male

    No sheep Arnie (well.....) the last census showed the 2508 figure. Wow it's growing!

    From 1996 to 2006 they have added more than 1000 members from those figures.

    Let's wait and see the next results......
  12. Miss Withhold

    Miss Withhold Patron

    Now now Sir Facer, Dont be getting ahead of yourself there. From my knowledge ACT no longer even has a course supervisor let alone a student!! From what I can figure since the departure of the higher IQed staff in January the current ED is now left to hold pretty much all posts including suping. Oh and now that my family and I have gone that makes 5 less scios also minus the ED and the Sup leaves a total of 44 scios for ACT. Oops forgot to mention 2 public that had said they were scios on the census have also since 'retired' from said cult so make that 42.

    And to think poor ol' ACT was always the loser org. I would have to say at this point she's looking like a real winner!!:buzzin:

    GO ACT GO!!!!
  13. Carmel

    Carmel Crusader

    I'd say - "Go Miss Withold, Go! :thumbsup:

    Cheers Girl! :D