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Diocese of Gibraltar

Dioecesis Gibraltariensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Ralph Heskett, C.SS.R., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 19 November 1910
  • Immediately Subject to the Holy See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Gibraltar
  • Square Kilometers: 6 (2 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.gibdiocese.org/
  • Mailing Address: 215 Main Street, Gibraltar
  • Telephone: 76.688
  • Fax: 43.112

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Vicariate Apostolic of Gibraltar
1816ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Gibraltar (erected)
Diocese of Gibraltar
19 November 1910ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Gibraltar Diocese of Gibraltar

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Gibraltar
195021,25024,41087.1%10102,12510192ap1951
196918,50027,01768.5%121131,42314263ap1971
198021,71330,27071.7%11111,973235ap1981
199022,00030,00073.3%8192,4441165ap1991
199923,00026,50086.8%12121,91645ap2000
200023,00026,50086.8%161171,352155ap2001
200123,00026,50086.8%141151,533155ap2002
200223,00026,50086.8%161171,352155ap2003
200323,00026,50086.8%151161,437155ap2004
200421,47028,52075.3%91102,147496ap2005
200621,47027,49778.1%141151,4315105ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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