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Diocese of Anápolis

Dioecesis Anapolitanus



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Bishop(s)

  • João Casimiro Wilk, O.F.M. Conv., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 11 October 1966
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Goiânia
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Goias
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 14,227 (5,495 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Centro-Oeste
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesedeanapolis.org.br/
  • Mailing Address: Praca Bom Jesus s/n, C.P. 178, 75001-970 Anapolis, GO, Brazil
  • Telephone: (062) 3321-2280

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
11 October 1966ErectedArchdiocese of Goiânia Diocese of Anápolis (erected)
29 March 1989Territory LostDiocese of Anápolis
Diocese of Ipameri
Diocese of Uruaçu (Uruassu)
Diocese of Luziânia (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966280,1764212511,20716ap1971
1976365,500430,00085.0%7162315,89122310421ap1977
1980349,000442,00079.0%9233210,90633211228ap1981
1990382,000456,95683.6%2530556,94557711128ap1991
1999317,720453,88670.0%3825635,043129111632ap2000
2000317,720453,86670.0%3530654,888138111932ap2001
2001318,510453,86670.2%4232744,304148312432ap2002
2002318,510453,86670.2%4033734,363127912833ap2003
2003325,648465,21270.0%4433774,229127913033ap2004
2004325,648465,21270.0%4934833,923128113233ap2005
2006268,000472,00056.8%4731783,435167616636ap2007

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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