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Diocese of Atakpamé

Dioecesis Atakpamensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 29 September 1964
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Lomé
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Togo
  • Square Kilometers: 13,453 (5,196 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, B.P. 11, Atakpame, Togo
  • Telephone: 2440.10.71
  • Fax: 2440.11.13

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 September 1964ErectedArchdiocese of Lomé Diocese of Atakpamé (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
196965,037298,38521.8%18183,613228ap1971
198088,700398,00022.3%513184,927132311ap1981
1990131,457605,00021.7%206265,056174914ap1991
1999197,630598,87833.0%531543,659145919ap2000
2000202,364616,96432.8%511523,891115319ap2001
2001203,417624,71432.6%551563,63295919ap2002
2002210,314648,01532.5%531543,89495419ap2003
2003214,455698,67630.7%531543,97195919ap2004
2004215,469679,92331.7%541553,91798719ap2005
2006257,168699,54036.8%561574,511910029ap2007
2012293,546792,00037.1%64644,58679830ap2013

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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