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Diocese of Cheju

Dioecesis Cheiuensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Peter Kang U-il, Bishop
  • Paul Kim Tchang-ryeol, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 21 March 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Kwangju
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Korea, Republic of
  • Square Kilometers: 1,847 (713 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesecheju.org/
  • Mailing Address: Diocesan Office, 3-do 2-dong 114, P.O. Box 50, Jeju City 690-600, Korea
  • Telephone: (064)751-0145/7
  • Fax: 756-5531

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Cheju
28 June 1971ErectedPrefecture Apostolic of Cheju (erected)
Diocese of Cheju
21 March 1977ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Cheju Diocese of Cheju

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Cheju
198014,483456,9883.2%6915965122710ap1981
199029,698516,9465.7%145191,56385114ap1991
199947,297534,7158.8%278351,351108722ap2000
200050,761539,4399.4%277341,4921010022ap2001
200152,468543,3239.7%256311,692910022ap2002
200254,550547,96410.0%256311,759910023ap2003
200357,198552,31010.4%266321,787810123ap2004
200458,512553,86410.6%295341,720810523ap2005
200662,113559,74711.1%317381,634910624ap2007

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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