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Diocese of Málaga-Soatá

Dioecesis Malagensis-Soatensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 7 July 1987
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bucaramanga
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 7,466 (2,883 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://diocesismalagasoata.org/
  • Mailing Address: Calle 13 N. 9-11, Malaga, Santander, Colombia
  • Telephone: (097) 660-7734

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
7 July 1987ErectedArchdiocese of Bucaramanga Diocese of Málaga-Soatá (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990225,000227,00099.1%40405,62511129ap1991
1999172,297183,69893.8%49493,51610730ap2000
2000174,513183,69895.0%52523,35610730ap2001
2001174,513183,69895.0%51513,42110730ap2002
2002174,513183,69895.0%52523,35610530ap2003
2003164,000171,86895.4%53533,0947531ap2004
2004161,133171,11094.2%49493,2888431ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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