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Diocese of Almería

Dioecesis Almeriensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 1492
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Granada
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Spain
  • Square Kilometers: 8,774 (3,388 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisalmeria.org/
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Plaza de la Catedral 1, 04001 Almeria, Espana
  • Telephone: 950.23.26.00
  • Fax: 950.88.51.63

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1492ErectedDiocese of Almería (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1959402,910403,91099.8%176141902,12047239170ap1960
1970386,003397,30397.2%187212081,85548524176ap1971
1980386,152388,48299.4%157251822,12143554214ap1981
1990456,000458,00099.6%135351702,68256593216ap1991
1999512,901528,90197.0%134351693,03456464218ap2000
2000504,700534,20094.5%138361742,90059447220ap2001
2001482,843512,84394.2%133351682,87456416222ap2002
2002491,168533,16892.1%133351682,92355443223ap2003
2003501,801546,49891.8%133361692,96954433223ap2004
2004519,503565,31091.9%138391772,93557411220ap2005
2006531,000581,20091.4%128371653,21855425211ap2007
2012604,424702,81986.0%136281643,685440299213ap2013

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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