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Diocese of Gualeguaychú

Dioecesis Gualeguaychensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Jorge Eduardo Lozano, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 11 February 1957
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Paraná
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Argentina
  • Square Kilometers: 33,887 (13,088 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.obispadogchu.org.ar/
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Calle Mons. Chalup 30, E2820EZB Gualeguaychu [Entre Rios], Argentina
  • Telephone: (03446)426-336
  • Fax: 433.884

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
11 February 1957ErectedArchdiocese of Paraná Diocese of Gualeguaychú (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1965300,000325,00092.3%4245873,4486913627ap1967
1970231,500257,08590.0%4147882,6305712926ap1971
1976225,000250,00090.0%3634703,2145010729ap1977
1980230,800256,00090.2%3934733,161466629ap1981
1990257,168285,74290.0%5329823,136425533ap1991
1999275,000302,65490.9%6019793,481328532ap2000
2000280,000310,72590.1%5421753,733408933ap2001
2001283,000314,23790.1%5422763,723368833ap2002
2002282,000313,46290.0%5516713,971268434ap2003
2003285,000316,71390.0%5216684,191297834ap2004
2004288,000320,45089.9%5118694,173318234ap2005
2006294,000326,50090.0%5017674,388317734ap2007

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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