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Diocese of Garagoa

Dioecesis GaragoŽnsis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 26 April 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Tunja
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 4,400 (1,699 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Calle 14 N. 10-28, Garagoa, Boyaca, Colombia
  • Telephone: (87)500-085
  • Fax: 500-026

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
26 April 1977ErectedArchdiocese of Tunja Diocese of Garagoa (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1980220,000225,00097.8%241258,80052626ap1981
1990230,000240,00095.8%42425,47625329ap1991
1999153,000155,00098.7%491503,06014728ap2000
2000153,000155,00098.7%491503,06014728ap2001
2001153,000155,00098.7%481493,12214428ap2002
2002153,000155,00098.7%461473,25514229ap2003
2003153,000155,00098.7%48483,1873130ap2004
2004155,500157,50098.7%46463,3803131ap2005
2006159,300161,50098.6%541552,89612831ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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