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Archdiocese of Jaro

Archidioecesis Iarensis o S. Elisabeth



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Bishop(s)

  • Angel N. Lagdameo, Archbishop

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 29 June 1951
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Philippines
  • Square Kilometers: 5,303 (2,048 Square Miles)
  • Description: Comprises the entire province of Iloilo
  • Mailing Address: Archbishop's House, Jaro, 5000 Iloilo City, Philippines
  • Telephone: (033)329.44.42
  • Fax: 329.31.97

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Jaro
27 May 1865ErectedDiocese of Jaro (erected)
10 April 1910Territory LostDiocese of Cebu
Diocese of Jaro
Diocese of Zamboanga (erected)
15 July 1932Territory LostDiocese of Cebu
Diocese of Jaro
Diocese of Bacolod (erected)
Archdiocese of Jaro
29 June 1951ElevatedDiocese of Jaro Archdiocese of Jaro
24 March 1962Territory LostArchdiocese of Jaro Territorial Prelature of San Jose de Antique (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Jaro
19501,347,6001,575,80085.5%174302046,6058124121ap1951
Archdiocese of Jaro
1970997,8821,231,52781.0%115611765,6696510966ap1971
19801,246,0001,392,00089.5%112391518,2514442472ap1981
19901,487,0001,660,00089.6%139451848,0816445477ap1991
19991,817,7001,954,51793.0%154582128,5749940885ap2000
20001,854,0541,993,60793.0%167522198,4669442785ap2001
20011,889,1442,053,41892.0%171502218,5488641586ap2002
20021,945,8182,115,02092.0%172502228,7649041586ap2003
20032,004,1922,178,47092.0%172442169,2787542188ap2004
20042,054,2962,232,93192.0%167442119,7368432788ap2005
20062,104,4022,287,39392.0%179502299,18913849492ap2007

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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