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Diocese of Ciudad Victoria

Dioecesis Civitatis Victoriensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 21 December 1964
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Monterrey
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Tamaulipas
  • Country: México
  • Square Kilometers: 39,720 (15,341 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Noreste
  • Mailing Address: Apartado 335, Morelos 1046-A Ote. Zona Centro, 87000 Ciudad Victoria, Tamps., México
  • Telephone: (834)312-87-16
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
21 December 1964ErectedDiocese of Matamoros
Diocese of Tampico
Diocese of Ciudad Victoria (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1965202,000202,000100.0%181811,22253723ap1967
1970270,750285,00095.0%2312357,735144728ap1971
1976285,693300,73095.0%239328,927164520ap1977
1980329,000376,00087.5%2473110,612133023ap1981
1990370,000424,00087.3%23143710,000238528ap1991
1999400,000500,00080.0%3313468,6951711031ap2000
2000405,000510,00079.4%3514498,2651611031ap2001
2001400,000515,00077.7%3215478,5101811232ap2002
2002370,770463,46280.0%3716536,995227933ap2003
2003370,770463,46280.0%369458,239178433ap2004
2004387,241463,76283.5%329419,444207833ap2005
2006387,241463,76283.5%3312458,605188933ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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