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Archdiocese of Valencia

Archidioecesis Valentinus



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 9 July 1492
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Spain
  • Square Kilometers: 13,060 (5,044 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.archivalencia.org/
  • Mailing Address: Arzobispado, Palau 2, 46003 Valencia, Espana
  • Telephone: 96.382.97.00
  • Fax: 96.391.81.20

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Valencia
10 October 1238ErectedDiocese of Valencia (erected)
Archdiocese of Valencia
9 July 1492ElevatedDiocese of Valencia Archdiocese of Valencia

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Valencia
19501,650,0001,660,00099.4%7733801,1531,4316003,925432ap1951
19701,886,742.0%1,1436831,82607044,420606ap1971
19802,165,0502,279,57195.0%1,0075181,5251,41918613,691654ap1981
19902,200,1002,315,90195.0%9186181,5361,4329423,608659ap1991
19992,294,0002,415,00095.0%8107061,5161,5139283,530651ap2000
20002,369,4222,383,91299.4%7997061,5051,5749283,530651ap2001
20012,387,0882,401,93899.4%8017551,5561,5349003,515651ap2002
20022,298,4152,419,38595.0%7907791,5691,4648904,025651ap2003
20032,294,3072,499,35791.8%7867701,5561,4748754,025652ap2004
20042,484,0372,562,33396.9%7887501,5381,6158503,800652ap2005
20103,030,0003,213,00094.3%7617601,5211,992108703,810650ap2011

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


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