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Diocese of Girona

Dioecesis Gerundensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 10 April 1992
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Tarragona
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Spain
  • Square Kilometers: 4,705 (1,817 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.bisbatgirona.cat/
  • Mailing Address: Bisbat, Placa del Vi 2, 17004 Girona, Espana
  • Telephone: 972.41.27.20
  • Fax: 972.41.28.72

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Gerona
4th CenturyErectedDiocese of Gerona (erected)
Diocese of Girona
10 April 1992Name ChangedDiocese of Gerona Diocese of Girona

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Gerona
1950389,000390,00099.7%51668584666981,392385ap1951
1970395,000395,72999.8%447955427281811,231378ap1971
1980478,000483,22298.9%361484091,168121991385ap1981
1990534,000545,22897.9%304543581,491124796403ap1991
Diocese of Girona
1999475,000576,25282.4%246522981,593116791403ap2000
2000500,000592,68984.4%240613011,661109791403ap2001
2001500,000592,68984.4%236532891,730112730403ap2002
2002550,000634,72486.7%228502781,97897705403ap2003
2003550,000634,72486.7%223482712,02996731403ap2004
2004600,000687,31487.3%219512702,22290654403ap2005
2006630,000740,21485.1%216492652,37789642403ap2007

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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