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Prefecture Apostolic of Ulaanbaatar

Apostolica Praefectura Ulaanbaatarensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Wenceslao Selga Padilla, C.I.C.M., Prefect

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Prefecture Apostolic
  • Elevated: 8 July 2002
  • Prefecture
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Mongolia
  • Square Kilometers: 1,566,500 (605,060 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 694, Ulaan-Baatar, Mongolia
  • Telephone: (11)45.88.25; 45.25.75
  • Fax: 45.80.27

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Urga
14 March 1922ErectedMission "Sui Iuris" of Urga (erected)
Prefecture Apostolic of Ulaanbaatar
8 July 2002ElevatedMission "Sui Iuris" of Urga Prefecture Apostolic of Ulaanbaatar

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Mission "Sui Iuris" of Urga
19993,0762,400,000.1%145615710ap2000
2001942,400,000.0%246157141ap2002
Prefecture Apostolic of Ulaanbaatar
20021142,400,000.0%2791217171ap2003
20031322,400,000.0%29111213232ap2004
20041682,400,000.0%212141214273ap2005
20106562,955,800.0%515203220454ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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