Lutheranism is one of the largest Protestant Christian denominations. According to the Lutheran World Federation, there were over 72 million Lutherans worldwide in 2013.
Of these, 35.8 million Lutherans live in Europe, 20.7 million in Africa, 4 million in North America, 10.7 million in Asia, and 844,000 in Latin America.1
- “LWF Membership Statistics 2013.” The Lutheran World Federation. . Web. Accessed 20 Nov. 2016.