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Diocese of Kinkala

Dioecesis Kinkalanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Louis Portella Mbuyu, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 3 October 1987
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Brazzaville
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Congo
  • Square Kilometers: 22,000 (8,497 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Eveche Kinkala, B.P. 200 Brazzaville, Rep. du Congo
  • Telephone: 553.19.84

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
3 October 1987ErectedArchdiocese of Brazzaville Diocese of Kinkala (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
199082,000159,00051.6%133165,12561913ap1991
1997130,656212,19061.6%266324,083132713ap2002
200290,000190,00047.4%151165,6259713ap2003
200384,000140,00060.0%102127,000101013ap2004
200484,000140,00060.0%131146,00071013ap2005
200688,500148,00059.8%16165,53181113ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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