◆ Japan had their 63rd consecutive peak with 87,477 publishers in March; 40 percent were in pioneer work.
◆ Korea had peak of 33,812 publishers and 13th peak in a row of regular pioneers, 4,486.
◆ Puerto Rico had a peak of 19,225 publishers in March, and in one year their regular pioneer ranks have grown 34 percent.
◆ Zaire in March had a peak of 29,604 publishers, with a total of 52,405 studies being conducted.
◆ Tahiti had peak of 567 publishers in March, their 11th consecutive peak, and also peaks in return visits and studies.
◆ Sudan had a new peak of 170 publishers in March. Publishers averaged 15.1 hours and regular pioneers 10.6 studies.
◆ Bahamas had peaks in March in publishers, 631, and in studies, 984.