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Diocese of Maroua-Mokolo

Dioecesis Maruanus-Mokolensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Bruno Ateba Edo, S.A.C., Bishop
  • Philippe Albert Joseph Stevens, P.F.E., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 29 January 1973
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Garoua
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Cameroon
  • Square Kilometers: 14,332 (5,535 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: B.P. 49, Maroua, Diamare, Cameroun
  • Telephone: 229.10.52
  • Fax: 229.22.44

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Maroua-Mokolo
11 March 1968ErectedDiocese of Garoua Prefecture Apostolic of Maroua-Mokolo (erected)
Diocese of Maroua-Mokolo
29 January 1973ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Maroua-Mokolo Diocese of Maroua-Mokolo

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Prefecture Apostolic of Maroua-Mokolo
19702,225540,000.4%72936613845ap1971
Diocese of Maroua-Mokolo
19804,824797,635.6%1222341414285130ap1981
199014,590916,0001.6%1828463173379133ap1991
199928,7841,400,0002.1%26214761233810832ap2000
200032,9521,300,0002.5%8404868636410737ap2001
200135,9051,300,0002.8%26325861936010737ap2002
200237,3551,424,3552.6%28326062235712238ap2003
200339,9481,474,3552.7%30295967735111739ap2004
200443,4201,510,0002.9%22305283535812539ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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