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Diocese of Auckland

Dioecesis Aucopolitanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Patrick James Dunn, Bishop
  • Robin Walsh Leamy, S.M., Auxiliary Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 20 June 1848
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Wellington
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Square Kilometers: 26,500 (10,235 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.aucklandcatholic.org.nz/
  • Mailing Address: Pompallier Diocesan Centre, 30 New St., Auckland 1011; Private Bag 47904, Ponsonby, Auckland 1144, New Zealand
  • Telephone: (09)378-4380
  • Fax: 376-2829

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
20 June 1848ErectedVicariate Apostolic of New Zealand Diocese of Auckland (erected)
6 March 1980Territory LostDiocese of Auckland Diocese of Hamilton in New Zealand (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195072,000701,05610.3%118431614477458479ap1951
1957102,463861,48111.9%143582015098174092ap1960
1966145,6531,000,00014.6%17175246592165789101ap1967
1970176,1971,135,16815.5%16981250704255778100ap1971
1980223,6701,424,64915.7%14298240931238805104ap1981
1990139,2341,004,23813.9%81571381,00816539065ap1991
1999164,1311,360,85012.1%74691431,14717337265ap2000
2000170,1321,378,00012.3%78791571,08318436365ap2001
2001172,0001,502,00011.5%80861661,03617339766ap2002
2002175,0001,532,00011.4%77871641,067117537466ap2003
2003179,2001,210,00014.8%78811591,127117436666ap2004
2004181,3601,610,00011.3%75841591,140216836166ap2005
2006185,8001,758,50010.6%77721491,246215830966ap2007
2012198,7001,692,00011.7%85801651,204615528869ap2013

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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