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Diocese of Livramento de Nossa Senhora

Dioecesis Liberationis Marianae



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Bishop(s)

  • Armando Bucciol, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 27 February 1967
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Vitória da Conquista
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Baia
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 24,890 (9,613 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Nordeste 3
  • Mailing Address: C.P. 11, Avenida Dr. Edilson Pontes 276, 46140-000 Livramento do Brumado, BA, Brazil
  • Telephone: (077) 444-2047

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
27 February 1967ErectedDiocese of Caetité Diocese of Livramento de Nossa Senhora (erected)
16 January 2002Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Livramento de Nossa Senhora (from Sao Salvador da Bahia)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1970230,000230,000100.0%571219,16612619ap1971
1976230,000260,00088.5%551023,0006719ap1977
1980249,000281,00088.6%471122,63610819ap1981
1990317,000353,00089.8%6121817,611121830ap1991
1999231,000290,00079.7%771416,50071119ap2000
2000234,000294,00079.6%661219,50071719ap2001
2001228,600282,00081.1%851317,58461119ap2002
2002243,281304,10280.0%681417,37781019ap2003
2003243,281304,10280.0%951417,3775719ap2004
2004233,878269,07186.9%961515,5916719ap2005

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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