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Diocese of Girardota

Dioecesis Girardotanensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 18 June 1988
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Medellín
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 2,445 (944 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diogirardota.org.co/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Episcopal, Calle 7 N. 6-27, Giradota, Antioquia, Colombia
  • Telephone: (4)289-0882
  • Fax: 289-0680

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 June 1988ErectedArchdiocese of Medellín Diocese of Girardota (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990188,000190,00098.9%40404,7006020ap1991
1999153,899158,89996.9%44443,4977618ap2000
2000150,000151,89998.7%46463,2608918ap2001
2001150,000153,89997.5%44443,4099120ap2002
2002150,000153,89997.5%59592,54219222ap2003
2003155,000158,50097.8%46463,36919222ap2004
2004180,000200,00090.0%57573,1574523ap2005
2006186,000206,00090.3%58583,2068025ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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