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Diocese of Gaoua

Dioecesis Gauensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Modeste Kambou, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 30 November 2011
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bobo-Dioulasso
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Burkina Faso
  • Square Kilometers: 10,411 (4,021 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: B.P. 55, Gaoua, Burkina Faso

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
30 November 2011ErectedDiocese of Diébougou Diocese of Gaoua (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
201119,074260,5507.3%14141,362246bul:30nov2011
201219,074260,5507.3%14141,362246ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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