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Diocese of Gbarnga

Dioecesis Gbarnganus



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 17 November 1986
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Monrovia
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Liberia
  • Square Kilometers: 34,000 (13,132 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Diocese of Gbarnga, P.O. Box 5297/RS, Monrovia, Liberia
  • Telephone: (6)515.968

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
17 November 1986ErectedArchdiocese of Monrovia Diocese of Gbarnga (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19907,274826,000.9%4162036342289ap1991
19999,540880,0001.1%3251,9086109ap2000
20009,600880,0001.1%3251,9207109ap2001
200110,465880,5001.2%661,74451011ap2002
200212,247950,0001.3%3143,06151111ap2003
200314,290970,0001.5%3143,5724411ap2004
200414,300970,0001.5%334,7663411ap2005
200616,2001,353,0001.2%3253,2402812ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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