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Diocese of Jales

Dioecesis Ialespolitanus



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 12 December 1959
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Ribeirão Preto
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Sao Paulo
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 12,788 (4,939 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sul I
  • Web Site: http://www.diocesedejales.org.br/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, C.P. 109, Rua Vinte 3036, 15700-000 Jales, SP, Brazil
  • Telephone: (017)3632-1370
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
12 December 1959ErectedDiocese of Rio Preto Diocese of Jales (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966300,000310,34096.7%4202412,500202421ap1967
1970480,000489,00098.2%3161925,263161423ap1971
1976356,573389,69391.5%10152514,262243726ap1977
1980451,000535,00084.3%9172617,346172527ap1981
1990371,000412,00090.0%1572216,8637736ap1991
1999383,000484,00079.1%2222415,95822824ap2000
2000277,000350,57479.0%2312411,54112024ap2001
2001284,000359,70279.0%2412511,36011925ap2002
2002291,000359,70280.9%2512611,19211725ap2003
2003291,000359,70280.9%252511,6401825ap2004
2004291,000359,70280.9%252511,6401825ap2005
2006294,000364,00080.8%34348,6471625ap2007
2013323,000400,00080.8%36368,9721525ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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