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Diocese of Chiquinquirá

Dioecesis Chiquinquirensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 26 April 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Tunja
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 4,019 (1,552 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisdechiquinquira.org/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Episcopal, Calle 16 N. 10-50, Chiquinquira [Boyaca], Colombia
  • Telephone: (8)726.20.43
  • Fax: 726.20.17

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
26 April 1977ErectedArchdiocese of Tunja Diocese of Chiquinquirá (erected)
Diocese of Garagoa (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1980240,000242,40099.0%3722594,0673011430ap1981
1990276,000285,00096.8%4820684,05812513032ap1991
1999315,000330,00095.5%6317803,9372511936ap2000
2000319,000335,00095.2%6021813,9382711936ap2001
2001309,000310,00099.7%5524793,9115211837ap2002
2002309,000310,00099.7%5627833,7226311738ap2003
2003345,000350,00098.6%5427814,2594312138ap2004
2004355,000380,00093.4%5824824,32916311039ap2005
2006367,000392,00093.6%5822804,58716611939ap2007
2013235,400254,70092.4%5835932,5316810440ap2014
2016205,000243,25084.3%6027872,356709740ap2017

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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