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Archdiocese of Guiyang [Kweyang]

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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 11 April 1946
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: China
  • Square Kilometers: 100,000 (38,625 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Mission, Archbishop's House, Guiyang, Guizhou, China

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Vicariate Apostolic of Kuiceu
27 March 1846ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Kuiceu (erected)
Vicariate Apostolic of Kweyang [Guiyang]
3 December 1924Name ChangedVicariate Apostolic of Kuiceu Vicariate Apostolic of Kweyang [Guiyang]
Archdiocese of Guiyang [Kweyang]
11 April 1946ElevatedVicariate Apostolic of Kweyang [Guiyang] Archdiocese of Guiyang [Kweyang]

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Guiyang [Kweyang]
195024,7137,000,000.4%77773203330ap2002

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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