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Archdiocese of Gdańsk

Archidioecesis Gedanensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Sławoj Leszek Głódź, Archbishop
  • Wiesław Szlachetka, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Tadeusz Gocłowski, C.M., Archbishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 25 March 1992
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 2,500 (965 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diecezja.gda.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Metropolitalna, ul. Biskupa Edmunda Nowickiego 1, 80-330 Gdansk-Oliwa, Polska
  • Telephone: (058)552.00.51
  • Fax: 552.27.75

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Gdańsk
30 December 1925ErectedDiocese of Gdańsk (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm)
Diocese of Gdańsk
Diocese of Warmia (Ermland)
Diocese of Elbląg (erected)
Archdiocese of Gdańsk
25 March 1992ElevatedDiocese of Gdańsk Archdiocese of Gdańsk

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Gdańsk
1950281,000290,00096.9%70381082,6013114958ap1951
1970500,000524,00095.4%130982282,19211620761ap1971
1980599,000615,00097.4%151842352,54810321679ap1981
1990614,000629,00097.6%232913231,900113252100ap1991
Archdiocese of Gdańsk
1999975,4521,014,95096.1%4741996731,4492272557167ap2000
2000917,105976,77893.9%4831966791,3501235534170ap2001
2001926,761992,60393.4%4962197151,296271485175ap2002
2002944,158993,27595.1%5152127271,298262534181ap2003
2003917,695977,55293.9%5202087281,260280564184ap2004
2004923,195977,61494.4%5272077341,257255524186ap2005
2006917,724982,33793.4%5292167451,231259613190ap2007

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


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