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Diocese of Caltanissetta

Dioecesis Calatanisiadensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Mario Russotto, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 25 May 1844
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Agrigento
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 1,120 (432 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sicilia
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesicaltanissetta.it/
  • Mailing Address: Vescovado, Via Cairoli 8, 93100 Caltanissetta, Italia
  • Telephone: 0934.21.446
  • Fax: 0934.543.449

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 May 1844ErectedDiocese of Agrigento (Girgenti) Diocese of Caltanissetta (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1886111,510.0%260017OTC
1950184,500185,00099.7%153241771,0424044031ap1951
1959190,773191,27399.7%147341811,0535247549ap1960
1970190,000190,80099.6%130391691,1244954461ap1971
1980158,500159,60099.3%133471808805542068ap1981
1990150,700155,37097.0%1252715299113431969ap1991
1999152,300154,04498.9%111251361,11952826562ap2000
2000151,250153,09598.8%111241351,12072726062ap2001
2001151,050153,05098.7%103221251,20872525562ap2002
2002153,000154,04499.3%103211241,23382425062ap2003
2003153,000154,04099.3%104211251,22482318056ap2004
2004153,000154,05099.3%105201251,22482217256ap2005
2006150,500151,81899.1%108161241,21381816656ap2007
2013164,000166,87498.3%1,020131,033158132321957ap2014

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


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