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Diocese of Chillán

Dioecesis Chillanensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1916EstablishedDiocese of Chillán (as Territory to become a Diocese in the future)
18 October 1925ErectedDiocese of Concepción Diocese of Chillán (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1948258,552287,27990.0%3540753,4475710226ap1951
1966250,000300,00083.3%4037773,2464012028ap1967
1970259,050314,00082.5%3325584,4662611028ap1971
1973262,422358,59573.2%2422465,70416279530ap1977
1980301,000361,00083.4%2615417,341241710530ap1981
1990375,000418,00089.7%2914438,720171411228ap1991
1999355,000432,38382.1%3312457,88821129531ap2000
2000353,000433,39381.5%3213457,84421139531ap2001
2001311,000441,23170.5%3212447,06820129731ap2002
2002305,200436,00270.0%3313466,634311710431ap2003
2003305,200436,00270.0%3914535,75831239931ap2004
2004305,200436,00270.0%3815535,75831188331ap2005
2006304,000441,00068.9%3717545,62937198031ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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