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Diocese of Borongan

Dioecesis Boronganensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 22 October 1960
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Palo
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Philippines
  • Square Kilometers: 4,339 (1,675 Square Miles)
  • Description: Eastern Samar
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's Residence, Borongan, 6800 Eastern Samar, Philippines
  • Telephone: (055)560-9325
  • Fax: 261-3317

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
22 October 1960ErectedDiocese of Calbayog Diocese of Borongan (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1970358,203388,30492.2%44448,1402334ap1971
1980304,831311,05398.0%351368,46711928ap1981
1990431,216448,44996.2%3423611,97823127ap1991
1999398,053427,05393.2%485537,51053629ap2000
2000398,053427,05393.2%495547,37153329ap2001
2001398,053427,05393.2%495547,37153629ap2002
2002398,053427,05393.2%425478,46953529ap2003
2003398,522427,05393.3%455507,97053529ap2004
2004398,552427,05393.3%425478,47952930ap2005
2006414,000442,00093.7%525577,26353330ap2007
2012465,000496,00093.8%616676,94066332ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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