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Diocese of Djougou

Dioecesis Diuguensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 10 June 1995
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Parakou
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Benin
  • Square Kilometers: 11,126 (4,297 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, B.P. 125, Djougou, Benin
  • Telephone: 23.80.01.96
  • Fax: 23.80.00.66

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
10 June 1995ErectedDiocese of Natitingou Diocese of Djougou (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19989,161294,8013.1%108185088287ap2001
200110,441313,5763.3%119205229367ap2003
200315,480315,9824.9%16824645103810ap2004
200417,221338,6505.1%1672374893710ap2005
200618,760346,0005.4%20828670104013ap2007
201036,556406,0009.0%311344830175913ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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