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Diocese of Nsukka

Dioecesis Nsukkanus



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 19 November 1990
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Onitsha
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Square Kilometers: 3,180 (1,228 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, St. Theresa's Cathedral, P.O. Box 32, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
19 November 1990ErectedDiocese of Enugu Diocese of Nsukka (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1990250,0001,000,00025.0%301041341,86515814921ap1991
1999404,000676,00059.8%106201263,2061285728ap2000
2000382,410770,03449.7%10481123,4141386142ap2001
2001291,319785,00037.1%98201182,4681496649ap2002
2002461,161663,88269.5%106131193,8751076647ap2003
2003361,292663,88254.4%107121193,0361006651ap2004
2004732,503857,97485.4%113121255,860965953ap2005
2013489,294618,74279.1%195162112,31813076100ap2014

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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