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Diocese of Imperatriz

Dioecesis Imperatricis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 27 June 1987
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of São Luís do Maranhão
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Maranho
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 22,659 (8,752 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Nordeste V
  • Mailing Address: Rua xv de Novembro 400, Beira Rio, C.P. 142, 65900-050 Imperatriz, MA, Brazil
  • Telephone: (099)3524-8665; 3524-8652
  • Fax: 3525-4344

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
27 June 1987ErectedDiocese of Carolina Diocese of Imperatriz (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990357,000459,00077.8%6111721,000115918ap1991
1998490,000562,00087.2%13173016,333185121ap2001
2001373,603467,00480.0%10182813,342195121ap2002
2002373,603467,00480.0%10192912,8821235021ap2003
2003380,000467,00481.4%18183610,5551214925ap2004
2004376,000470,00080.0%17183510,7421225025ap2005
2006376,000470,00080.0%2218409,4003215825ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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