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Diocese of Neiva

Dioecesis Neivensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Split: 24 July 1972
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Ibagué
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 10,523 (4,064 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Calle 8 N. 5-58, Neiva [Huila], Colombia
  • Telephone: (988) 871-7454
  • Fax: 871-3011

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
24 July 1972SplitDiocese of Garzón-Neiva Diocese of Garzón
Diocese of Neiva

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1976251,500260,50096.5%276337,62167825ap1977
1980274,500287,80095.4%3014446,238146027ap1981
1990369,000380,52297.0%3511468,021185727ap1991
1999468,000481,00097.3%509597,932135737ap2000
2000380,000400,00095.0%509596,440135837ap2001
2001380,000400,00095.0%539626,129135738ap2002
2002386,000406,00095.1%5210626,225145338ap2003
2003392,000412,00095.1%5214665,939165648ap2004
2004409,126430,00095.1%6114755,455145348ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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