Catholic-Hierarchy DC

Diocese of Pereira

Dioecesis Pereiranus



Show: All | General Information | Ordinaries | Historical Summary | Statistics | Affiliated Bishops, Living | Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 17 December 1952
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Manizales
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 6,126 (2,366 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisdepereira.org.co/
  • Mailing Address: Calle 20, N. 7-40, Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia
  • Telephone: (963) 33.50.952
  • Fax: 33.41.872

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
17 December 1952ErectedPrefecture Apostolic of Chocó
Diocese of Manizales
Diocese of Pereira (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966600,000603,00099.5%95391344,4773952548ap1967
1970650,000650,000100.0%98151135,752161551ap1971
1976622,458638,12997.5%98221205,1872917552ap1977
1977688,300693,42099.3%96281245,55024132152ap1981
1990803,000830,00096.7%160231834,387133435376ap1991
1999873,2871,034,93084.4%163281914,572146226491ap2000
2000893,4211,053,93084.8%154281824,908147127193ap2001
2001902,1491,072,51384.1%165211864,850156130793ap2002
20021,050,0001,100,00095.5%176262025,198177531293ap2003
20031,060,0001,106,00095.8%159291885,638227229894ap2004
2004900,0001,200,00075.0%188282164,1662364312100ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

============

Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Conclaves | Consistories | Councils

============

About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2013
code: v2.8.9, 26 Feb 2013; data: 10 Mar 2013