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Diocese of Calgary

Dioecesis Calgariensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 30 November 1912
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Edmonton
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Province: Alberta
  • Country: Canada
  • Square Kilometers: 110,000 (42,487 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: West (Ouest)
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: Cal
  • Official Web Site: http://www.rcdiocese-calgary.ab.ca/
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Pastoral Centre, Room 290, The Iona Building, 120-17th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2S 2T2, Canada
  • Telephone: (403)218-5529
  • Fax: 264-0272

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
30 November 1912ErectedDiocese of Saint Albert Diocese of Calgary (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195047,000245,00019.2%6435994744326551ap1951
195974,000480,00015.4%85451305696828562ap1960
1966109,000550,00019.8%94611557038430275ap1967
1970112,00086611477618019863ap1971
1976147,258770,00019.1%866615296817717875ap1977
1980179,000974,00018.4%90621521,17717216378ap1981
1990310,2991,048,00029.6%86611472,11017513778ap1991
1999339,2411,129,00030.0%83541372,4766615475ap2000
2000345,0001,000,00034.5%85471322,61356012873ap2001
2001400,0001,000,00040.0%80491293,10046112471ap2002
2002424,2151,000,00042.4%79461253,39375812278ap2003
2003400,0001,000,00040.0%83421253,200175211371ap2004
2004400,0001,000,00040.0%81421233,252185210468ap2005
2006427,2001,048,61740.7%87381253,417304811068ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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