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Diocese of Afogados da Ingazeira

Dioecesis Afogadensis de Ingazeira



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Bishop(s)

  • Egidio Bisol, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2 July 1956
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Olinda e Recife
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Pernambuco
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 11,034 (4,261 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Nordeste II
  • Mailing Address: Residencia Episcopal, Rua Dr. Roberto Nogueira Lima 366, 56800-000 Afogados da Ingazeira, PE, Brazil
  • Telephone: (087) 3838-1201
  • Fax: 3838-1582

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2 July 1956ErectedDiocese of Pesqueira Diocese of Afogados da Ingazeira (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1957320,000.0%222209ap1960
1966280,000280,000100.0%101028,0004489ap1967
1970252,000280,00090.0%1351814,00053612ap1971
1976277,200280,00099.0%841223,10053812ap1977
1980300,900304,00099.0%1131421,49253212ap1981
1990356,000363,00098.1%1421622,25043113ap1991
1999379,000391,00096.9%1922118,047423117ap2000
2000385,000397,00097.0%2022217,500423918ap2001
2001332,612338,64898.2%2122314,461422920ap2002
2002385,000397,00097.0%2222416,041622920ap2003
2003308,365342,66690.0%2222412,848723020ap2004
2004318,059342,20792.9%2142512,722843920ap2005
2006323,000348,00092.8%2522711,962832920ap2007
2012349,000374,00093.3%2812912,034822624ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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