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Archdiocese of Agrigento

Archidioecesis Agrigentinus



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Bishop(s)

  • Francesco Montenegro, Archbishop
  • Carmelo Ferraro, Archbishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 2 December 2000
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 3,041 (1,174 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sicilia
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesiag.it/
  • Mailing Address: Arcivescovado, Via Duomo 96, 92100 Agrigento, Italia
  • Telephone: 0922.49.00.11
  • Fax: 0922.49.00.24

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Agrigento (Girgenti)
1st CenturyErectedDiocese of Agrigento (Girgenti) (erected)
Archdiocese of Agrigento
2 December 2000ElevatedDiocese of Agrigento (Girgenti) Archdiocese of Agrigento

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Agrigento (Girgenti)
19483501354850ap1951
1955467,520469,86499.5%320834031,160115730154ap1960
1970480,481483,48499.4%314663801,264103628197ap1971
1980482,000487,70098.8%259623211,501180945199ap1981
1990480,000492,09397.5%253503031,5841150585194ap1991
1999464,200473,10098.1%234502841,6342360516194ap2000
Archdiocese of Agrigento
2000464,200473,10098.1%235452801,6572449575194ap2001
2001463,900473,10098.1%234462801,6562556470194ap2002
2002463,400473,00098.0%239512901,5972563432194ap2003
2003463,700473,20098.0%240542941,5773166433194ap2004
2004463,200473,20097.9%237552921,5863479437194ap2005
2006449,000461,00097.4%237492861,5693459443194ap2007
2012469,000479,00097.9%228442721,7244549391194ap2013

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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