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Diocese of Tandag

Dioecesis Tandagensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Nereo P. Odchimar, Bishop
  • Ireneo A. Amantillo, C.SS.R., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 16 June 1978
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Philippines
  • Square Kilometers: 4,862 (1,877 Square Miles)
  • Description: Comprises the province of Surigao del Sur
  • Mailing Address: Diocesan Pastoral Center, Mabua, Tandag, 8300 Curigao del Sur, Philippines
  • Telephone: (086)211.30.44
  • Fax: 211.41.02

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
16 June 1978ErectedDiocese of Surigao Diocese of Tandag (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1980246,000336,00073.2%1742111,71441321ap1981
1990387,000437,00088.6%1462019,35062321ap1991
1999378,301451,28783.8%2833112,20332521ap2000
2000380,301460,27082.6%3133411,18532521ap2001
2001398,210480,33082.9%3523710,76222521ap2002
2002414,331480,33186.3%3523711,19822521ap2003
2003394,280480,43182.1%3523710,65622523ap2004
2004394,410480,86582.0%373409,86033322ap2005
2010484,004605,00580.0%4014111,80413624ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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