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Diocese of Coroatá

Dioecesis Coroatensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 26 August 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Maranho
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 18,744 (7,239 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Nordeste 5
  • Mailing Address: Travessa Oscar Jansen 158, C.P. 6, 65415-000 Coroata, MA, Brazil
  • Telephone: (099)3641-1425
  • Fax: 3641-1453

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
26 August 1977ErectedArchdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão Diocese of Coroatá (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1980367,000416,00088.2%101036,70022610ap1981
1990389,600458,45185.0%1642019,48043617ap1991
1999356,000445,00080.0%1642017,80044819ap2000
2000349,805429,77581.4%1752215,90074619ap2001
2001373,192466,49080.0%2232514,92775419ap2002
2002374,065467,57080.0%2042415,58675519ap2003
2003380,173475,21780.0%2142515,20675219ap2004
2004383,589479,48780.0%2452913,227244919ap2005
2006401,134501,41880.0%2563112,939225119ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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