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Diocese of Orán

Dioecesis Novoraniensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 10 April 1961
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Salta
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Argentina
  • Square Kilometers: 55,000 (21,243 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Coronel Egues 736, C.P. 4530, San Ramon de la Nueva Oran [Salta], Argentina
  • Telephone: (03878) 421-368
  • Fax: 422-042

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
10 April 1961ErectedArchdiocese of Salta Diocese of Orán (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966135,000140,67596.0%117187,50012418ap1967
1970149,000.0%171701358ap1971
1976136,500147,00092.9%316197,184184611ap1977
1980144,000157,00091.7%416207,200218448ap1981
1990164,000177,00092.7%1010208,2004127315ap1991
1999212,000265,00080.0%1616326,6254216219ap2000
2000216,464270,58080.0%1916356,1844205819ap2001
2001234,884270,95086.7%1716337,1174216119ap2002
2002262,000301,83386.8%1714318,4514207019ap2003
2003270,000302,10089.4%1916357,7144237219ap2004
2004280,000321,10087.2%1816348,2354227719ap2005

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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