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Diocese of Maldonado-Punta del Este

Dioecesis Maldonadensis-Orientalis Orae



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 10 January 1966
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Montevideo
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Uruguay
  • Square Kilometers: 13,000 (5,021 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Calle Jose Dodera 820, 20000 Maldonado, Uruguay
  • Telephone: (042) 222-325

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
10 January 1966ErectedDiocese of Minas Diocese of Maldonado-Punta del Este (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966150,000.0%10616012ap1967
1970100,000.0%87150117011ap1971
197699,110110,00090.1%610166,194166011ap1977
1980107,800113,90094.6%810185,988145511ap1981
1990158,000179,00088.3%910198,3151134014ap1991
1999153,000168,00091.1%127198,052382615ap2000
2000155,000175,00088.6%125179,117363315ap2001
2001175,000185,00094.6%1141511,666353315ap2002
2002177,000190,00093.2%1151611,062382915ap2003
2003165,000185,00089.2%1051511,000383015ap2004
2004160,000180,00088.9%951411,42812102515ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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