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Diocese of Nova Iguaçu

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Bishop(s)

  • Luciano Bergamin, C.R.L., Bishop

General Information


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
26 March 1960ErectedDiocese of Campos
Diocese of Niterói (Nictheroy)
Diocese of Valença
Diocese of Nova Iguaçu (erected)
14 March 1980Territory LostDiocese of Barra do Piraí-Volta Redonda
Diocese of Nova Iguaçu
Diocese of Itaguaí (erected)
11 October 1980Territory LostDiocese of Nova Iguaçu
Diocese of Petrópolis
Diocese of Duque de Caxias (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19661,000,000.0%333063011035ap1967
19681,200,000.0%38357303510438ap1971
19761,696,7001,900,00089.3%42408220,6914111559ap1977
19801,886,0002,113,00089.3%36518721,6787410763ap1981
19901,458,0001,860,00078.4%24355924,7111658846ap1991
19991,020,0001,700,00060.0%27467313,97212637847ap2000
20001,120,0001,780,00062.9%33336616,96912537747ap2001
20011,260,0001,800,00070.0%33417417,02712627348ap2002
20021,144,3901,907,31860.0%426811010,40315917750ap2003
20031,144,3901,961,30258.3%367110710,69513947950ap2004
20041,023,0001,755,77058.3%34296316,23816528450ap2005

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


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