The LDS Church created 5 new stakes in January and February 2015 (4 of 5 were in the US)
One new stake was created in Mozambique. There is 1 Stake in Mozambique and 0 temples. This makes the 1st stake in Mozambique. (see separate blog post)
One new stake was created in Arizona. There are 98 Stakes in Arizona and 5 temples and 1 in progress.
One new stake was created in Texas. There are 64 Stakes in Texas and 4 temples.
Two new stakes were created in Utah. There are 576 Stakes in Utah and 14 temples and 3 in progress.
1. Mesa Arizona Eastmark - January 11th, 2015
2. Herriman Utah Pioneer - January 18th, 2015
3. Maputo Mozambique - February 15th, 2015
4. Houston Texas Bear Creek - February 15th, 2015
5. Erda Utah - February 22nd, 2015
Data from ldschurchgrowth.blogspot.com, later confirmed at www.deseretnews.com/faith/lds-church-news. Maps at lds.org/maps
There are now 3,120 stakes worldwide, with 1,546 in the US (49.5%) and 1,574 outside the US.