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Diocese of Kumbo

Dioecesis Kumboensis



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Bishop(s)

  • George Nkuo, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 18 March 1982
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bamenda
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Cameroon
  • Square Kilometers: 8,000 (3,090 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 115, Kumbo, N.W. Province, Cameroon
  • Telephone: 348.11.49
  • Fax: 348.13.07

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 March 1982ErectedDiocese of Bamenda Diocese of Kumbo (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
199087,371417,00021.0%1412263,360287714ap1991
1999126,271653,24419.3%2712393,2371510316ap2000
2000130,577665,25519.6%2714413,184218216ap2001
2001134,404672,77420.0%2915443,054217616ap2002
2002138,324672,77420.6%4213552,5144510616ap2003
2003141,682673,18221.0%4515602,3614611617ap2004
2004141,970700,00020.3%4511562,5352411017ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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