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Diocese of Belfort-Montbéliard

Dioecesis Belfortiensis-Montis Beligardi



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 3 November 1979
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Besançon
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: France
  • Square Kilometers: 1,472 (568 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Est
  • Official Web Site: http://catholique-belfort-montbe.cef.fr/
  • Mailing Address: 6 rue de l'Eglise, B.P. 51, 90400 Trevenans, France
  • Telephone: 3.84.46.62.20
  • Fax: 3.84.58.12.05

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
3 November 1979ErectedArchdiocese of Besançon Diocese of Belfort-Montbéliard (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1980276,000326,55084.5%164131771,5591323137ap1981
1990275,000326,00084.4%145101551,774216116135ap1991
1999271,000321,00084.4%11551202,2588559134ap2000
2000248,000313,47179.1%10961152,1568681134ap2001
2001248,000313,75679.0%10861142,1758671134ap2002
2002248,000313,75679.0%10461102,2548668134ap2003
2003248,000313,75679.0%10261082,29611669134ap2004
2004240,000313,75676.5%9861042,3071669134ap2005
2006240,000313,75676.5%868942,55310851134ap2007
2012247,400325,36476.0%7111823,017121231133ap2013

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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