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Archdiocese of Malanje

Archidioecesis Malaniensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 12 April 2011
  • Metropolitan See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Angola
  • Square Kilometers: 107,000 (41,328 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: C.P. 192, Malanje, Angola
  • Telephone: 20.384; 21.708
  • Fax: 22.390

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Malanje
25 November 1957ErectedArchdiocese of Luanda
Diocese of Silva Porto
Diocese of Malanje (erected)
Archdiocese of Malanje
12 April 2011ElevatedDiocese of Malanje Archdiocese of Malanje

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Malanje
1969142,321771,00018.5%2030502,846356617ap1971
1980137,500555,00024.8%312159,166152914ap1981
1990185,000590,00031.4%691512,3331128014ap1991
1999153,000503,01130.4%610169,5621012514ap2000
2000176,996510,00034.7%651116,09061009ap2001
2001177,485505,00035.1%4111511,832256714ap2002
2002183,325506,00036.2%6111710,783256914ap2003
2003392,0001,312,00029.9%10112118,66613968ap2004
2004454,000990,60045.8%10112121,61914904ap2005
Archdiocese of Malanje

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


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