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Diocese of Cheongju {Ch’ongju}

Dioecesis Cheongiuensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 10 March 1962
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Daegu {Taegu}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Korea, Republic of
  • Square Kilometers: 5,770 (2,228 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://cheongju.catholic.or.kr/
  • Mailing Address: Diocesan Office, Ch'ongju-shi Sangdang-gu Pungmunno 3-ga 59, Ch'ungbuk 360-013, Korea
  • Telephone: (043)253-8161
  • Fax: 257-4211

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Cheong-ju
23 June 1958ErectedDiocese of Cheong-ju (erected)
Diocese of Cheongju {Ch’ongju}
10 March 1962ElevatedDiocese of Cheong-ju Diocese of Cheongju {Ch’ongju}

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Cheongju {Ch’ongju}
19701,223,476.0%3123540255722ap1971
198041,5891,207,9143.4%228301,38697924ap1981
199076,3961,254,1016.1%392411,8631014332ap1991
1999113,2841,294,2228.8%864901,2586937453ap2000
2000118,0991,338,7758.8%854891,3267738653ap2001
2001120,6961,309,5659.2%819901,3418940653ap2002
2002124,9591,312,8319.5%859941,3299944955ap2003
2003127,9951,312,1629.8%97111081,1859839057ap2004
2006134,1811,328,39810.1%11581231,0908239961ap2007

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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