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Diocese of Santo Tomé

Dioecesis Sancti Thomae in Argentina



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 3 July 1979
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Corrientes
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Argentina
  • Square Kilometers: 29,011 (11,205 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Av. Bartolome Mitre 930, W3340AMT Santo Tome [Corrientes], Argentina
  • Telephone: (03756)420.240
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
3 July 1979ErectedArchdiocese of Corrientes
Diocese of Goya
Diocese of Santo Tomé (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1980131,000146,56589.4%641013,100654ap1981
1990114,800118,00097.3%141157,65312310ap1991
1999127,000135,00094.1%17177,4701910ap2000
2000123,300132,00093.4%13139,4841910ap2001
2001123,520132,22093.4%17177,2651910ap2002
2002143,552159,50290.0%18187,9752410ap2003
2003138,429153,80990.0%17178,1422810ap2004
2004140,499156,10990.0%19197,3943311ap2005
2010150,000165,00090.9%21217,1421913ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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