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Diocese of Diébougou

Dioecesis Diebuguensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 18 October 1968
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bobo-Dioulasso
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Burkina Faso
  • Square Kilometers: 7,973 (3,079 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, B.P. 35, Diebougou, Burkina Faso
  • Telephone: 20.90.53.85

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 October 1968ErectedDiocese of Bobo-Dioulasso Diocese of Diébougou (erected)
30 November 2011Territory LostDiocese of Diébougou Diocese of Gaoua (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
197039,077380,20010.3%1421351,11624149ap1971
198059,993413,64214.5%2211331,81720419ap1981
199076,720531,41914.4%34342,2565499ap1991
199996,717690,31114.0%601611,58546214ap2000
200097,666694,74114.1%75751,30246715ap2001
2001100,892731,76113.8%81811,24556517ap2002
2002103,747750,10713.8%82821,265106817ap2003
2003105,653750,10714.1%86861,22887118ap2004
2004109,834752,41214.6%981991,10997318ap2005
2006118,677755,70915.7%10311041,14188920ap2007
2011116,082263,21444.1%11910129899527bul:30Nov2011
2013118,929265,74044.8%762781,52475215ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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