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Diocese of Colón-Kuna Yala

Dioecesis Columbensis-Kunayalensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 13 June 1997
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Panamá
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Panama
  • Square Kilometers: 8,167 (3,154 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Apartado 0301-02983, Calle 5, Ave. Herrera, Cristóbal Colón, Panamá
  • Telephone: 441-1931
  • Fax: 441-8805

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Colón
15 December 1988ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Darién Diocese of Colón (erected)
Diocese of Colón-Kuna Yala
13 June 1997Name ChangedDiocese of Colón Diocese of Colón-Kuna Yala

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Colón
1990165,000190,00086.8%424285,8921356924ap1991
Diocese of Colón-Kuna Yala
1999152,000212,00071.7%1122334,6062347419ap2000
2000162,000220,00073.6%1119305,40013213316ap2001
2002175,000240,00072.9%2012325,4681496116ap2003
2003178,000248,00071.8%2015355,0851526416ap2004
2004180,000236,65476.1%2012325,6251246017ap2005
2006171,000237,01972.1%2112335,1811375920ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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