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Diocese of Angers

Dioecesis Andegavensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 372
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Rennes (-Dol-Saint-Malo)
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: France
  • Square Kilometers: 7,166 (2,767 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Ouest
  • Official Web Site: http://catholique-angers.cef.fr/
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, 8 Place Mgr. Rumeau, B.P. 90246, 49002 Angers CEDEX 01, France
  • Telephone: 2.41.88.07.00
  • Fax: 2.41.88.60.91

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
372ErectedDiocese of Angers (erected)
30 June 1855Territory LostDiocese of Angers
Diocese of Le Mans
Diocese of Laval (erected)
8 December 2002Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Angers (from Tours)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1959475,000518,00091.7%9281501,0784402203,500417ap1960
1970530,000584,70990.6%7841739575533733,582420ap1971
1980553,000638,00086.7%6759176672112022,938421ap1981
1990611,000719,00085.0%5647964395071782,436419ap1991
1999573,000705,86981.2%455565111,121171341,90985ap2000
2000586,300732,94280.0%444504941,186221311,85285ap2001
2001583,000732,94279.5%416494651,253211301,73785ap2002
2002583,300732,94279.6%400504501,296131351,69585ap2003
2003564,700752,94275.0%394484421,277231301,69785ap2004
2004564,706752,94275.0%381574381,289291291,63585ap2005
2006559,114745,48675.0%353524051,380281091,57685ap2007
2012566,000783,00072.3%289493381,674371041,26885ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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