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Archdiocese of Poznań

Archidioecesis Posnaniensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Stanisław Gądecki, Archbishop
  • Grzegorz Balcerek, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Damian Bryl, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Juliusz Paetz, Archbishop Emeritus
  • Zdzisław Fortuniak, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Split: 12 November 1948
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 9,700 (3,746 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.archpoznan.org.pl/
  • Mailing Address: ul. Ostrow Tumski 2, 61-109 Poznan, Polska
  • Telephone: (061)852-42-82
  • Fax: 851-97-48

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
12 November 1948SplitArchdiocese of Gniezno e Poznań Archdiocese of Gniezno
Archdiocese of Poznań
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Częstochowa
Archdiocese of Gniezno
Diocese of Opole
Archdiocese of Poznań
Diocese of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze)
Archdiocese of Wrocław {Breslavia}
Diocese of Kalisz (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19501,250,0001,300,00096.2%5131126252,0001051,322386ap1951
19701,588,6731,673,82394.9%7802851,0651,4915942,159428ap1971
19801,720,0001,800,00095.6%8542411,0951,5705591,759471ap1981
19901,875,0001,960,00095.7%9482551,2031,5586601,752499ap1991
19991,557,5001,620,50096.1%7772691,0461,4895841,574412ap2000
20001,558,5001,321,000118.0%7792621,0411,4975521,566414ap2001
20011,554,0001,617,00096.1%7793011,0801,4386421,467415ap2002
20021,553,0001,615,00096.2%7793021,0811,4366401,382420ap2003
20031,537,6301,597,63096.2%7872601,0471,4685961,303421ap2004
20041,537,6301,598,63096.2%8102561,0661,4427031,322423ap2005

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


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