Global Impact Study

"Since doing Alpha, 82% of non-Christians described themselves as followers of Jesus"

In 2016, Alpha International conducted a global study on the impact of Alpha across 11 countries and with 200 churches across all major denominations. Online surveys were carried out by church leaders, course administrators, hosts and helpers, and guests at the end of their course.


To see a full summary of the results demonstrating the impact of Alpha around the world, click here to download and read our top spotlight areas.

It was found that 95% of guests said Alpha has a very or somewhat positive impact on their lives, and 79% of guests would definitely recommend Alpha to their friends.

Looking at the overall satisfaction levels from churches, Barna found that 93% of churches will definitely recommend another organisation to run Alpha, and 99% of churches agree that Alpha is a safe space for people to come and ask questions about the Christian faith.


"93% of churches said Alpha is an effective tool for evangelism"