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Diocese of Awgu

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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 8 July 2005
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Onitsha
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Square Kilometers: 1,310 (505 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Diocesan Secretariat, P.O. Box 256, Awgu, Enugu State, Nigeria
  • Telephone: (0805)52.99.005

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
8 July 2005ErectedDiocese of Enugu Diocese of Awgu (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2005360,000600,00060.0%402428,57182822ap2007
2012375,721706,00053.2%493527,22532342ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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