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Archdiocese of Cotabato

Archidioecesis Cotabatensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 5 November 1979
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Philippines
  • Square Kilometers: 8,889 (3,433 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Archbishop's Residence, P.O. Box 186, 158 Sinsuat Ave., 9600 Cotobato City, Philippines
  • Telephone: (064)421.29.18
  • Fax: 421.14.46

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Territorial Prelature of Cotabato
11 August 1950ErectedTerritorial Prelature of Cotabato (erected)
Diocese of Cotabato
12 June 1976ElevatedTerritorial Prelature of Cotabato Diocese of Cotabato
Archdiocese of Cotabato
5 November 1979ElevatedDiocese of Cotabato Archdiocese of Cotabato

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Territorial Prelature of Cotabato
1950156,000680,59522.9%21217,428251412ap1951
1970426,212727,19358.6%747547,8926212026ap1971
Diocese of Cotabato
Archdiocese of Cotabato
1980360,000790,00045.6%1930497,346669324ap1981
1990507,000917,00055.3%2328519,9418710230ap1991
1999823,6401,545,29153.3%29295814,200479128ap2000
2000902,0291,591,76956.7%34306414,0944622228ap2001
2001902,0291,591,76956.7%34326613,6674822228ap2002
2002902,0291,591,76956.7%35306513,8774722228ap2003
2003956,7381,897,47650.4%41307113,4753922328ap2004
2004823,6401,809,61845.5%39327111,6004012728ap2005
2006856,0001,880,00045.5%39387711,1166821528ap2007

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


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