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Diocese of Caçador

Dioecesis Captatoropolitanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Severino Clasen, O.F.M., Bishop
  • Luíz Carlos Eccel, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 23 November 1968
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Florianópolis
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Santa Catarina
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 12,398 (4,788 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sul 4
  • Mailing Address: C.P. 227, Rua Mafra 235, 89500-000 Cacador, SC, Brazil
  • Telephone: (049)3563-0015
  • Fax: 3563-2045

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
23 November 1968ErectedDiocese of Lages Diocese of Caçador (erected)
12 June 1975Territory LostDiocese of Caçador
Diocese of Chapecó
Diocese of Lages
Diocese of Joaçaba (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1970220,000250,00088.0%941504,40035519319ap1971
1976210,000236,40088.8%938474,46815114222ap1977
1980238,000265,00089.8%835435,53415112122ap1981
1990340,000380,00089.5%1426408,50013713522ap1991
1999280,704350,43080.1%2518436,5282298422ap2000
2000285,700360,50979.2%2219416,9682377522ap2001
2001273,070353,18177.3%2116377,3802318322ap2002
2002278,057354,16178.5%2314377,515247423ap2003
2003275,087350,00078.6%2815436,397397123ap2004
2004279,906350,91979.8%3014446,361438123ap2005
2006286,000376,00076.1%3013436,651378924ap2007

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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