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Diocese of Stockholm

Dioecesis Holmiensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Anders Arborelius, O.C.D., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 29 June 1953
  • Immediately Subject to the Holy See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Sweden
  • Square Kilometers: 450,000 (173,812 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.katolskakyrkan.se/
  • Mailing Address: Katolska Biskopsambetet, Gotgatan 68, P.O. Box 4114, S-102 62 Stockholm, Sverige
  • Telephone: (08)462.66.00
  • Fax: 462.94.25

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Vicariate Apostolic of Sweden
23 September 1783ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Nordic Missions Vicariate Apostolic of Sweden (erected)
Diocese of Stockholm
29 June 1953ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Sweden Diocese of Stockholm

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Vicariate Apostolic of Sweden
194914,2726,500,000.2%2421453172613511ap1951
Diocese of Stockholm
196949,4717,843,088.6%1169806187620523ap1971
198091,8568,304,0401.1%3168999277623530ap1981
1990140,1208,526,2631.6%50601101,273117424437ap1991
1999163,2218,854,3221.8%64671311,245158323638ap2000
2000158,0888,861,4261.8%67671341,179158923040ap2001
200192,2918,884,1931.0%7076146632169823640ap2002
2002144,0438,909,1281.6%6976145993149722540ap2003
2003144,0009,840,7881.5%71781499662110222240ap2004
2004144,0008,977,4181.6%7378151953239621541ap2005
2010141,3069,340,0001.5%7680156905209418243ap2011

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


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