70,000,000 world wide and 7,900,000 in the USA.
World Methodist Council was created in 1881.
There are many Methodist hospitals, all over the world. In the U.S., most large urban areas have hospitals and universities/colleges associated with the Methodist Church.
World Methodist Council (made up of bishops and ministers)
The United Methodist Hymnal has 960 pages.
There are different types of Methodism (Methodist Church of Ghana, Methodist Church of Great Britain, Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church of Zion, etc.) They all meet together with the World Methodist Council (made up of ministers, professors, and bishops) which are in charge of the universal methodist faith. Each then, in part, have their own bishops or other leaders.
Two were active members of the Methodist Church. Three others attended Methodist Services with some frequency but did not join. One other professed to be a Methodist but attended his wife's Presbyterian Church.
Members of the Methodist religion live in many different countries and they speak the language of their countries.