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Diocese of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia

Dioecesis Sanctissimae Conceptionis de Araguaya



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 16 October 1979
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Belém do Pará
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 52,500 (20,278 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, Rua Maria Otavia 330, 68540-000 Conceicao do Araguaia, PA, Brazil
  • Telephone: (094)3421-1307
  • Fax: (same)

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Territorial Prelature of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia
27 March 1976ErectedTerritorial Prelature of Cristalândia
Territorial Prelature of Marabá
Territorial Prelature of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia (erected)
Diocese of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia
16 October 1979ElevatedTerritorial Prelature of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia Diocese of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Territorial Prelature of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia
197691,000.0%ap1977
Diocese of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia
198075,00094,70079.2%4489,375999ap1981
1990280,000335,00083.6%931223,33361611ap1991
1999253,000354,00071.5%651123,0009219ap2000
2000256,000358,00071.5%851319,6928209ap2001
2001250,000300,00083.3%941319,2308199ap2002
2002250,000300,00083.3%951417,8579239ap2003
2003200,000270,00074.1%1061612,50010239ap2004
2004200,000270,00074.1%871513,3338209ap2005
2010225,000291,00077.3%7142110,714173210ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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