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Diocese of Namur {Namen}

Dioecesis Namurcensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Rémy Victor Vancottem, Bishop
  • Pierre Warin, Auxiliary Bishop

General Information


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
12 May 1559ErectedDiocese of Liège Diocese of Namur {Namen} (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950569,000569,56899.9%1,2526541,9062981,2023,380731ap1951
1970596,057602,98798.9%1,0784721,55038419192,553738ap1971
1980596,020611,79197.4%8784171,295460227662,055742ap1981
1990580,000642,32490.3%6613411,002578366661,533742ap1991
1999590,000682,00086.5%59821281072853402872742ap2000
2000590,000682,00086.5%59321280573252403872742ap2001
2001592,000685,00086.4%56420777176751394857732ap2002
2002550,000695,00079.1%57027284265355452857742ap2003
2003550,000698,00078.8%55127282366857452921742ap2004
2004550,000700,00078.6%53227280468458448921742ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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