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Diocese of Melipilla

Dioecesis Melipillensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 4 April 1991
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Santiago de Chile
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Chile
  • Square Kilometers: 6,217 (2,401 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.iglesiademelipilla.cl/
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, San Agustin 277, Casilla 114, Melipilla, Chile
  • Telephone: (02)2832.34.56
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
4 April 1991ErectedArchdiocese of Santiago de Chile Diocese of Melipilla (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999352,000429,00082.1%3322556,400283213330ap2000
2000356,000434,00082.0%3529645,562284111530ap2001
2001404,756484,48683.5%3530656,227335811330ap2002
2002399,858483,97382.6%3632685,880338510931ap2003
2003337,723482,46270.0%3728655,195376112231ap2004
2004385,970482,46280.0%4127685,676406012431ap2005
2013422,000528,70079.8%4019597,15268469631ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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