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Archdiocese of Aparecida

Archidioecesis Apparitiopolitanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Raymundo Damasceno Assis, Cardinal, Archbishop
  • Darci José Nicioli, C.SS.R., Auxiliary Bishop

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Erected: 19 April 1958
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Sao Paulo
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 1,300 (502 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sul I
  • Official Web Site: http://www.arquidioceseaparecida.org.br/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Metropolitana, Rua Barao do Rio Branco 412, 12570-000 Aparecida, SP, Brazil
  • Telephone: (012)3104-2700/7; 3104-5500
  • Fax: 3104-2733

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
19 April 1958ErectedArchdiocese of São Paulo
Diocese of Taubaté
Archdiocese of Aparecida (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195966,00072,00091.7%651571,15776915ap1960
196671,20075,90093.8%548531,343751226ap1967
1970100,674106,54494.5%453571,766801706ap1971
1976108,759116,52593.3%471751,4501751487ap1977
1980116,000126,00092.1%574791,4681231209ap1981
1990170,870186,94091.4%1355682,5121431448ap1991
1999193,700212,00091.4%2361842,305211013515ap2000
2000190,000220,00086.4%1978971,958212316315ap2001
2001190,000220,00086.4%2467912,087210317615ap2002
2002198,000220,00090.0%2173942,106211818315ap2003
2003151,470168,30090.0%2069891,701211117315ap2004
200483,013180,00046.1%216990922211917716ap2005
200685,200184,60046.2%227294906212415917ap2007
2011167,800198,00084.7%26761021,645217518818ap2012
2012169,300200,00084.7%2673991,710212518618ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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