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Territorial Prelature of Infanta

Praelatura Territorialis Infantensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Bernardino Cruz Cortez, Prelate
  • Julio Xavier Labayen, O.C.D., Prelate Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Territorial Prelature
  • Erected: 25 April 1950
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Lipa
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Philippines
  • Square Kilometers: 7,189 (2,776 Square Miles)
  • Description: Northern part of Quezon province
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's Residence, Infanta, 4336 Quezon, Philippines
  • Telephone: (042)535-2163
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
25 April 1950ErectedDiocese of Lipa Territorial Prelature of Infanta (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195040,00050,00080.0%666,6664ap1951
1970123,837.0%41216015259ap1971
1980145,000172,90083.9%123159,66652812ap1981
1990233,000252,00092.5%1410249,708103516ap1991
1999237,431278,91885.1%297366,595173817ap2000
2000237,431278,91885.1%297366,595173817ap2001
2001237,431278,91885.1%297366,595173817ap2002
2002387,660430,73490.0%2893710,477193118ap2003
2003382,233439,34887.0%369458,494197519ap2004
2004387,966445,93887.0%2653112,515163519ap2005
2013450,000516,00087.2%17244110,975795318ap2014

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


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