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Vicariate Apostolic of Puerto Gaitán

Apostolicus Vicariatus Portus Gaitanus



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Vicariate Apostolic
  • Erected: 22 December 1999
  • Vicariate
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 50,500 (19,505 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Carrera 36 n. 33A, 37 El Barzal, Villavicencio [Meta], Colombia
  • Telephone: (8)663.11.92
  • Fax: 667.84.71

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
22 December 1999ErectedPrefecture Apostolic of Vichada Vicariate Apostolic of Puerto Gaitán (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
200023,70042,00056.4%1892,6338102ap2001
200150,00060,00083.3%510153,3331169ap2002
200255,00065,00084.6%58134,2309109ap2003
200365,00090,00072.2%78154,33391016ap2004
200470,000110,00063.6%78154,6669108ap2005
201078,900122,00064.7%215263,034556ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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