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Diocese of Carora

Dioecesis Carorensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 25 July 1992
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Barquisimeto
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Venezuela
  • Square Kilometers: 11,708 (4,522 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Calle Lara 3-12, Carora, Edo. Lara, Venezuela
  • Telephone: (0252)421.62.67
  • Fax: 421.33.74

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 July 1992ErectedArchdiocese of Barquisimeto Diocese of Carora (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999230,000237,23597.0%222249,583233724ap2000
2000225,372237,23495.0%223259,014243522ap2001
2001231,006244,35194.5%223259,240243822ap2002
2002237,956251,68194.5%253288,498253524ap2003
2003243,904257,97394.5%264308,130263625ap2004
2004251,221265,71294.5%263298,662253425ap2005
2006259,533274,50494.5%283318,372253625ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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