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Diocese of Manga

Dioecesis Manganus



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Bishop(s)

  • Gabriel Sayaogo, Bishop
  • Wenceslas Compaoré, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2 January 1997
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Ouagadougou
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Burkina Faso
  • Square Kilometers: 9,870 (3,812 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: B.P. 325, Manga, Burkina Faso
  • Telephone: 40.01.20/42
  • Fax: 40.01.72

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2 January 1997ErectedDiocese of Koupéla
Archdiocese of Ouagadougou
Diocese of Manga (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
199958,611473,55312.4%13134,508134ap2000
200062,546478,67013.1%13134,811154ap2001
200168,328487,18114.0%142164,2703155ap2002
200273,270466,16115.7%132154,8843175ap2003
200375,677496,68715.2%131145,4051165ap2004
200479,387511,47115.5%15155,292155ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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