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Diocese of Butuan

Dioecesis Butuanensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 20 March 1967
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Philippines
  • Square Kilometers: 11,276 (4,355 Square Miles)
  • Description: Comprising the civil provinces of Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's Residence, Ampayon, 8600 Butuan City, Philippines
  • Telephone: (085)342-3747/9
  • Fax: 815-9251

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
20 March 1967ErectedDiocese of Butuan (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1970421,705469,23989.9%6243014,056251314ap1971
1980532,800612,00087.1%19264511,8401273117ap1981
1990605,000727,00083.2%23264912,346273727ap1991
1999763,019954,56379.9%4929789,7821515937ap2000
2000991,4971,199,52182.7%49398811,267755940ap2001
2001991,4971,199,25182.7%52399110,895755940ap2002
20021,080,1641,350,20580.0%594110010,801775943ap2003
2003879,7351,166,84375.4%6625919,667575944ap2004
2004879,7351,167,62475.3%61268710,111575947ap2005
20061,013,0001,293,00078.3%55399410,776747148ap2007
20121,136,0001,441,00078.8%713010111,2477112152ap2013

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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