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Diocese of Coari

Dioecesis Coaritanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Marek Marian Piatek, C.SS.R., Bishop
  • Gutemberg Freire Régis, C.SS.R., Prelate Emeritus
  • Joércio Gonçalves Pereira, C.SS.R., Prelate Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 9 October 2013
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Manaus
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Amazonas
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 135,442 (52,314 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Norte I
  • Mailing Address: Praca Sao Sebastiao 301, 69460-000 Coari, AM, Brazil
  • Telephone: (092) 761-2227

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Territorial Prelature of Coari
13 July 1963ErectedArchdiocese of Manaus Territorial Prelature of Coari (erected)
Diocese of Coari
9 October 2013ElevatedTerritorial Prelature of Coari Diocese of Coari

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Territorial Prelature of Coari
196682,94486,55095.8%12126,91212293ap1967
1968107,430115,73092.8%101010,74310193ap1971
1976105,344108,88496.7%8813,16817174ap1977
1980118,600122,00097.2%111110,78112114ap1981
1990124,500140,00088.9%121210,37520206ap1991
1999137,000155,00088.4%381112,4549175ap2000
2000125,000147,00085.0%291111,36310205ap2001
2001125,000147,00085.0%49139,61510186ap2002
2002125,000147,00085.0%391210,41610186ap2003
2003125,000147,00085.0%49139,61510166ap2004
2004166,076195,30685.0%471115,0978166ap2005
Diocese of Coari

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


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