◆ Australia had a new peak of 48,558 publishers in October. This is an increase of 3,144 over last October.
◆ Côte d’Ivoire reported a new peak of 2,926 publishers for October. The number of regular pioneers increases every month. Currently 18 percent of the publishers are pioneering.
◆ Cyprus had their fourth consecutive publisher peak in October with 1,168 reporting.
◆ Hong Kong was happy to report a new peak of 1,795 publishers and a new peak of 2,929 Bible studies for October. The congregation publishers averaged 16.4 hours.