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Diocese of Campos

Dioecesis Camposinus



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 4 December 1922
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Niterói
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Rio de Janeiro
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 12,520 (4,835 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Leste I
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, Av. 7 de Setembro 247, 28013-330 Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ, Brazil
  • Telephone: (022)2722-7750
  • Fax: 2734-0750

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
4 December 1922ErectedDiocese of Niterói (Nictheroy) Diocese of Campos (erected)
26 March 1960Territory LostDiocese of Campos
Diocese of Niterói (Nictheroy)
Diocese of Valença
Diocese of Nova Iguaçu (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950850,000950,00089.5%20183822,368244534ap1951
1958612,000680,00090.0%24244812,750286738ap1960
1966512,000541,00094.6%21264710,893286028ap1967
1970692,250819,64984.5%30205013,845225929ap1971
1976547,860617,38788.7%32164811,413186730ap1977
1980568,000675,00084.1%36175310,716197331ap1981
1990648,000766,00084.6%38226010,800247527ap1991
1999826,000885,00093.3%30184817,2081196736ap2000
2000836,000896,00093.3%30174717,7871186536ap2001
2001846,000907,00093.3%38175515,3811186537ap2002
2002854,000916,00093.2%39175615,2501186638ap2003
2003854,000986,00086.6%43176014,2331186739ap2004
2004854,000986,00086.6%48176513,1381196740ap2005
2006875,0001,011,00086.5%54167012,5001178040ap2007
2013957,0001,106,00086.5%73168910,7523226753ap2013

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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