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Diocese of Hasselt

Dioecesis Hasseletensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Patrick Hoogmartens, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 31 May 1967
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Belgium
  • Square Kilometers: 2,422 (935 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bisdom, Vrijwilligersplein 14, B-3500 Hasselt, Belgie
  • Telephone: (011)28.84.40
  • Fax: 28.84.78

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
31 May 1967ErectedDiocese of Liège (Luik, Lüttich) Diocese of Hasselt (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1969580,000648,01289.5%7324031,1355117952,600296ap1971
1980564,000710,71579.4%7193391,058533146121,911318ap1981
1990584,000740,00078.9%576278854683474481,387316ap1991
1999645,000783,92782.3%48426274686473338990316ap2000
2000645,000787,49181.9%46225571789975330956312ap2001
2001600,000791,17875.8%44626471084575330882312ap2002
2002600,000794,78575.5%43124667788675307839312ap2003
2003600,000798,58375.1%40523864393377300810312ap2004
2004719,000803,89289.4%3752336081,18277294828312ap2005
2006702,000809,94286.7%3542245781,21475274774312ap2007
2013730,000853,57085.5%2821474291,70178183537312ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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