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Diocese of Kabankalan

Dioecesis Cabancalensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Patricio Abella Buzon, S.D.B., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 30 March 1987
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Jaro
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Philippines
  • Square Kilometers: 3,923 (1,515 Square Miles)
  • Description: Southern part of Negros Occidental
  • Mailing Address: Curia Office, Kabankalan City, 6111 Negros Occidental, Philippines
  • Telephone: (034)4712-163
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
30 March 1987ErectedDiocese of Bacolod Diocese of Kabankalan (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990631,199736,29285.7%20163617,533162227ap1991
1999615,828757,70281.3%3374015,39572429ap2000
2000830,370971,93285.4%3374020,75972429ap2001
2001636,286706,98490.0%3353816,74452258ap2002
2002644,810716,45690.0%4074713,71972629ap2003
2003688,676765,19490.0%4254714,65252029ap2004
2004553,057614,50890.0%4054512,29052229ap2005
2006574,000638,00090.0%4755211,03852429ap2007

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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