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Diocese of Alghero-Bosa

Dioecesis Algarensis-Bosanensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Mauro Maria Morfino, S.D.B., Bishop
  • Antonio Vacca, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • United: 30 September 1986
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Sassari
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 2,012 (777 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sardegna
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesialghero-bosa.it/
  • Mailing Address: Vescovado, Via Principe Umberto 7, 07041 Alghero [Sassari], Italia
  • Telephone: 079.97.52.09
  • Fax: 079.97.31.709

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Alghero
8 December 1503ErectedDiocese of Bisarcio (suppressed)
Diocese of Castro [di Sardegna] (suppressed)
Diocese of Ottana (suppressed)
Diocese of Alghero (erected)
Diocese of Alghero-Bosa
30 September 1986UnitedDiocese of Alghero
Diocese of Bosa
Diocese of Alghero-Bosa

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Alghero
195965,46865,468100.0%661379828169123ap1960
197080,72080,720100.0%5824829843213832ap1971
198079,50080,00099.4%5623791,0062812635ap1981
Diocese of Alghero-Bosa
1990115,000115,50099.6%89241131,0172519861ap1991
1999106,300106,91099.4%7819971,09532222961ap2000
2000106,300106,91099.4%7719961,10732022961ap2001
2001106,300106,90099.4%7221931,14332418461ap2002
2002106,300106,80099.5%7221931,14332418461ap2003
2003106,000106,20099.8%7918971,09232018661ap2004
2004106,000106,20099.8%7024941,12732618561ap2005
2006106,050106,25099.8%7227991,07183018261ap2007
2012106,900107,60099.3%6321841,272122415161ap2013

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


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