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Diocese of Ávila

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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 11th Century
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Valladolid
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Spain
  • Square Kilometers: 8,048 (3,108 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisdeavila.com/
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Plaza del Teniente Arevalo 5, 05001 Avila, Espana
  • Telephone: 920.35.39.00
  • Fax: 920.21.10.73

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
11th CenturyErectedDiocese of Ávila (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950296,347296,347100.0%29154345858130553393ap1951
1959268,790268,790100.0%29436330814120515253ap1960
1970217,956218,14799.9%25256308707101692256ap1971
1980193,000194,91399.0%23060290665196603258ap1981
1990178,110183,60097.0%2175527265489590260ap1991
1999166,550170,55097.7%2005825864580557261ap2000
2000163,178167,13297.6%1975825563980521261ap2001
2001162,020166,25997.5%1825924167278544259ap2002
2002160,008163,88597.6%18777264606152524254ap2003
2003162,014165,13898.1%18272254637146518254ap2004
2004163,466165,48098.8%184692536462147519254ap2005
2006165,539167,03299.1%181492307192125494254ap2007
2012170,110172,80498.4%166642307393134470254ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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