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Diocese of Andong

Dioecesis Andongensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 29 May 1969
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Daegu {Taegu}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Korea, Republic of
  • Square Kilometers: 10,781 (4,164 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.acatholic.or.kr/
  • Mailing Address: Diocesan Office, Andong-shi, Anmak-dong 136, Kyongbuk 760-340, Korea
  • Telephone: (054) 858-3111
  • Fax: 858-3116

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 May 1969ErectedArchdiocese of Daegu {Taegu}
Diocese of Wonju
Diocese of Andong (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
197027,7421,713,8801.6%718251,109183219ap1971
198030,0381,540,0002.0%1613291,035165021ap1981
199039,9081,787,0002.2%248321,247129324ap1991
199942,771915,7604.7%42446929414729ap2000
200043,437935,6754.6%48149886115631ap2001
200144,350906,5734.9%50151869115731ap2002
200244,130889,8325.0%50151865115131ap2003
200344,211844,3965.2%53154818117032ap2004
200444,666846,4765.3%54458770417133ap2005
200645,283785,4725.8%57663718716935ap2007
201247,837761,0006.3%63467713616938ap2013

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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