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Diocese of Novo Redondo

Dioecesis Neo-Redondensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 3 February 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Luanda
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Angola
  • Square Kilometers: 60,000 (23,175 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: C.P. 277, Rua do Soba Ulundo, Sumbe, Kwanza Sul, Angola
  • Telephone: (036)30.120
  • Fax: 30.046

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Ngunza
10 August 1975ErectedArchdiocese of Luanda Diocese of Ngunza (erected)
Diocese of Novo Redondo
3 February 1977Name ChangedDiocese of Ngunza Diocese of Novo Redondo

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Novo Redondo
1980171,000676,00025.3%2111313,153123812ap1981
1990343,000853,00040.2%2141621,437185212ap1991
1999306,9221,170,52626.2%13152810,961196912ap2000
2000310,3841,173,98826.4%2012329,699146313ap2001
2001314,7081,178,31226.7%17122910,852145913ap2002
2002319,7321,181,04927.1%16122811,419164314ap2003
2003325,8811,181,12527.6%1592413,578124215ap2004
2004329,6141,233,55126.7%1792612,677114314ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops

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