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Diocese of Same

Dioecesis Samensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Rogatus Kimaryo, C.S.Sp., Bishop
  • Jacob Venance Koda, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 3 February 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Arusha
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Square Kilometers: 10,000 (3,862 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 8, Same, Tanzania
  • Telephone: (027)275.8028

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Same
10 December 1963ErectedDiocese of Moshi Prefecture Apostolic of Same (erected)
Diocese of Same
3 February 1977ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Same Diocese of Same

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Prefecture Apostolic of Same
197015,949150,00010.6%415198391526ap1971
Diocese of Same
198024,748214,00011.6%67131,90382511ap1981
199038,602456,5008.5%129211,838162332ap1991
199955,309506,63210.9%309391,418173257ap2000
200060,618529,26411.5%287351,731153660ap2001
200167,202559,38412.0%278351,920173360ap2002
200268,295560,75012.2%248322,134163560ap2003
200369,710561,96512.4%305351,991133760ap2004
200470,490562,95012.5%355401,762134062ap2005

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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