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Diocese of Namibe

Dioecesis Namibanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Dionísio Hisilenapo, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 21 March 2009
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Lubango
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Angola
  • Square Kilometers: 57,097 (22,053 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Rue Che Guevara, C.P. 202, Namibe, Angola
  • Telephone: 264.263.554
  • Fax: 264.263.555

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
21 March 2009ErectedArchdiocese of Lubango Diocese of Namibe (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2012365,0001,196,02930.5%1111230,4163175ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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