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Diocese of Charlottetown

Dioecesis Carolinapolitanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Richard John Grecco, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 11 August 1829
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Halifax-Yarmouth
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Province: Prince Edward Island
  • Country: Canada
  • Square Kilometers: 5,654 (2,183 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Atlantic (Atlantique)
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: Char
  • Official Web Site: http://www.dioceseofcharlottetown.com/
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, P.O. Box 907, 350 N. River Rd., Charlottetown, PE C1A 7L9, Canada
  • Telephone: (902)368-8005
  • Fax: 892-1253

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
11 August 1829ErectedArchdiocese of Québec Diocese of Charlottetown (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195040,33495,04742.4%82688458523556ap1951
195941,57599,00042.0%966102407627645ap1960
196644,867107,00041.9%88593482631046ap1967
197045,519108,00042.1%82385535328460ap1971
197649,952117,00042.7%80282609227058ap1977
198050,400121,90041.3%703736901326858ap1981
199055,969128,50043.6%663698111319859ap1991
199961,744134,55545.9%572591,0461217050ap2000
200061,727137,98044.7%586649641615648ap2001
200160,920134,55745.3%576639661715747ap2002
200260,803137,24444.3%536591,0301714747ap2003
200362,119139,91344.4%526581,0711714147ap2004
200461,680140,26344.0%536591,0451713247ap2005
200662,700142,30044.1%584621,0111516253ap2007

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


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