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Diocese of Kaya

Dioecesis Kayanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Thomas Kaboré, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 26 June 1969
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Koupéla
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Burkina Faso
  • Square Kilometers: 18,000 (6,952 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, B.P. 169, Kaya, Burkina Faso
  • Telephone: 40.45.32.79
  • Fax: 40.45.32.46

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
26 June 1969ErectedDiocese of Koupéla
Archdiocese of Ouagadougou
Diocese of Kaya (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19705,078410,0001.2%11011461118ap1971
198011,934386,0003.1%1151674515125ap1981
199025,075527,3754.8%415191,31915156ap1991
199948,130776,8116.2%1610261,85110316ap2000
200052,235790,0006.6%1910291,80110346ap2001
200156,543836,0206.8%2410341,66310316ap2002
200258,026842,3876.9%225272,1495317ap2003
200359,171860,5736.9%236292,0406347ap2004
200459,866870,6806.9%257321,8708387ap2005
200671,722907,0007.9%237302,3908397ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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