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Diocese of Umzimkulu

Dioecesis Umzimkulensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Stanisław Jan Dziuba, O.S.P.P.E., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 21 February 1954
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Durban
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: South Africa
  • Square Kilometers: 15,275 (5,899 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://umzimkulu.org/
  • Mailing Address: 19 Balance St., P.O. Box 332, Harding 4680, South Africa
  • Telephone: (039)443.14.21
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
21 February 1954ErectedDiocese of Mariannhill Diocese of Umzimkulu (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
196950,149192,47826.1%1412261,9282310813ap1971
197350,300133,40037.7%138212,3953713ap1981
199075,747214,00035.4%78155,04992815ap1991
1999132,0001,540,2008.6%391211,000103215ap2000
2000122,610945,89013.0%371012,26183715ap2001
2001130,820993,18513.2%78158,72183714ap2002
2002130,8201,890,0006.9%99187,26793715ap2003
2003141,0141,890,0007.5%710178,294113715ap2004
2004141,3631,894,6807.5%78159,42493215ap2005
2010156,0002,097,0007.4%613198,210142314ap2011

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


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