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Vicariate Apostolic of Luang Prabang

Apostolicus Vicariatus Luangensis Prabangensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Vicariate Apostolic
  • Erected: 1 March 1963
  • Vicariate
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Lao People’s Democratic Republic
  • Square Kilometers: 83,700 (32,329 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, B.P. 113, Luang Prabang, Laos

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1 March 1963ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Luang Prabang (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19691,334508,500.3%212163247ap1971
19741,750868,000.2%12526672911ap1991
19942,5001,112,000.2%221,25011ap2000
20002,5001,248,690.2%112,5006ap2001
20012,5601,281,000.2%112,5606ap2002
20022,5601,248,690.2%112,5606ap2003
20032,5601,248,690.2%6ap2004
20042,5601,248,690.2%6ap2005
20102,4101,467,154.2%6ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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