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Tuesday, May 8, 2012
What Are The Numbers Telling Us?
by Arlene Oost-Zinner
Here are some statistics to keep you entertained on a Tuesday afternoon. As of today, May 8, the percentages of Colloquium registrations from each state in the U.S. looks like this (just some highlights):
Utah, our host state, comes in at 6%;
New York comes in at 3% (Come on folks, everyone else is making the trip west...);
Florida comes in at 9% (Lots of Floridians!);
California comes in at a whopping 22%;
Nevada comes in at 8%;
Illinois stands at 15%, and
Texas comes in at 11%.
Number of clergy registered (as of today): 12;
Number of religious sisters: 4;
Number of people named Jeffrey: 3;
Number of people from outside the contiguous U.S.: 7;
If you haven't registered yet, consider taking your place in the pie chart! Registration for the Sacred Music Colloquium in Salt Lake City is open for twelve more days.