Statistics About Pastors in the Christian World

75% report being highly stressed.

91% have experienced some form of burnout in ministry.

70% constantly fight depression.

70% do not have someone they consider a close friend.

70% say they’re grossly underpaid.

80% of pastors believe pastoral ministry has negatively affected their families and

33% said it was an outright hazard.

 

(Statistics from: Fuller Institute, Leadership Journal 2013, Schaeffer Institute.)