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Diocese of Caldas

Dioecesis Caldensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 18 June 1988
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Medellín
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 1,395 (538 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisdecaldas.org/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Episcopal, Calle 130 Sur 49-43, Caldas, Antioquia, Colombia
  • Telephone: (4)278.55.06
  • Fax: 303.16.39

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 June 1988ErectedArchdiocese of Medellín Diocese of Caldas (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990171,000174,00098.3%30305,7005420ap1991
1999204,727205,42199.7%46464,4506323ap2000
2000207,520208,75299.4%47474,4159423ap2001
2001200,450212,04094.5%53533,7829423ap2002
2002205,300216,74594.7%55553,7329723ap2003
2003210,300220,30095.5%57573,6899726ap2004
2004211,400222,40095.1%50504,22817926ap2005
2006227,000237,00095.8%60603,7839126ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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