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Diocese of Humaitá

Dioecesis Humaitanensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 16 October 1979
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Porto Velho
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Amazonas
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 109,000 (42,101 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Norte 1
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, Praca da Matriz s/n, 69800-000 Humaita, AM, Brazil
  • Telephone: (097)3373-1356
  • Fax: 3373-2055

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Territorial Prelature of Humaitá
26 June 1961ErectedArchdiocese of Manaus
Territorial Prelature of Porto Velho
Territorial Prelature of Humaitá (erected)
Diocese of Humaitá
16 October 1979ElevatedTerritorial Prelature of Humaitá Diocese of Humaitá

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Territorial Prelature of Humaitá
196612,50043,00029.1%662,0836122ap1967
197045,00045,50098.9%667,5007122ap1971
197651,34053,60095.8%14510,2685174ap1977
Diocese of Humaitá
198039,20043,10091.0%110113,56312164ap1981
199077,20091,50084.4%7711,0288197ap1991
199938,00050,60075.1%1784,7507127ap2000
200038,50051,20075.2%1675,5006155ap2001
200140,00050,00080.0%666,6667155ap2002
200240,00050,00080.0%666,6667195ap2003
200340,00050,00080.0%775,7148195ap2004
200465,00095,00068.4%19106,50012267ap2005
200670,000100,00070.0%311145,00013207ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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