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Diocese of Cuenca

Dioecesis Conchensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5 July 1183
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Toledo
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Spain
  • Square Kilometers: 17,140 (6,620 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisdecuenca.es/
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Calle Obispo Valero 1, 16001 Cuenca, Espana
  • Telephone: 969.24.19.00
  • Fax: 969.24.19.01

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5 July 1183ErectedDiocese of Cuenca (erected)
2 November 1949Territory LostDiocese of Cartagena (en España)
Diocese of Cuenca
Diocese of Orihuela
Diocese of Albacete (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950445,450445,450100.0%205342391,863106492397ap1951
1970254,680254,680100.0%2804032079540829337ap1971
1980232,248232,248100.0%3311634766920295336ap1981
1990210,000213,26898.5%2351224785014318326ap1991
1999200,212201,71299.3%225923485538300325ap2000
2000198,500201,71298.4%223923285543354325ap2001
2001196,700200,96397.9%214922388286357325ap2002
2002198,213201,05398.6%22656282702133199335ap2003
2003198,634201,61498.5%25457311638126196335ap2004
2004199,722202,98298.4%260573176301126320335ap2005
2006200,57727,759722.6%27719296677188351325ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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