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Diocese of Jujuy

Dioecesis Iuiuyensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 20 April 1934
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Salta
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Argentina
  • Square Kilometers: 20,082 (7,756 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Sarmiento 246, Casilla 6, Y4600DYF San Salvador de Jujuy, Argentina
  • Telephone: (0388)4226.569; 4234.777
  • Fax: 4234.196

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
20 April 1934ErectedDiocese of Salta Diocese of Jujuy (erected)
8 September 1969Territory LostDiocese of Jujuy Territorial Prelature of Humahuaca (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950166,710166,94399.9%2410344,903114517ap1951
1965275,000286,00096.2%1317309,166176318ap1967
1970200,000247,36380.9%2124454,444287720ap1971
1976270,000275,00098.2%2122436,279307625ap1977
1980327,000331,00098.8%2218408,175317327ap1981
1990405,000410,00098.8%2820488,43773312033ap1991
1998508,000535,00095.0%4015559,2368309736ap2001
1999508,000535,00095.0%3915549,4078309736ap2000
2001504,000560,00090.0%4610569,0002912836ap2002
2002504,000560,00090.0%4120618,262104010735ap2003
2003504,000560,00090.0%4718657,753103512035ap2004
2004504,000560,00090.0%4022628,12994011635ap2005
2006508,000565,00089.9%4129707,25774210736ap2007
2011524,000580,00090.3%4127687,70574310936ap2012

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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