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Diocese of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze)

Dioecesis Vladislaviensis (seu Cuiaviensis)



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Bishop(s)

  • Wiesław Alojzy Mering, Bishop
  • Stanisław Gębicki, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Bronislaw Dembowski, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 996
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Gniezno
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 8,824 (3,408 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diecezja.wloclawek.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Diecezjalna, ul. Gdanska 2/4, 87-800 Wlockawek, Polska
  • Telephone: (051)801.45.00
  • Fax: 231.28.31

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
996ErectedDiocese of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze) (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Częstochowa
Archdiocese of Gniezno
Diocese of Opole
Archdiocese of Poznań
Diocese of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze)
Archdiocese of Wrocław {Breslavia}
Diocese of Kalisz (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950994,0001,004,00099.0%361704312,306249ap1951
1970953,670956,60099.7%495985931,608207750258ap1971
19801,086,5901,094,68099.3%5091126211,749315695273ap1981
19901,052,7281,103,04295.4%5681036711,568371735300ap1991
1999855,060874,79297.7%4951276221,374281459255ap2000
2000844,255864,73297.6%4971256221,357281461256ap2001
2001851,629872,85397.6%4931236161,382275451256ap2002
2002847,428866,07597.8%5041256291,347287463256ap2003
2003837,244863,32197.0%5081226301,328281463256ap2004
2004839,694859,72597.7%5071336401,312300435256ap2005
2010767,511775,24599.0%465905551,382168402232ap2011

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


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