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Diocese of Rotterdam

Dioecesis Roterodamensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 16 July 1955
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Utrecht
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Netherlands
  • Square Kilometers: 8,326 (3,215 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.bisdomrotterdam.nl/
  • Mailing Address: Koningin Emmaplein 3, 3016 AA Rotterdam, Nederland
  • Telephone: (010)436.28.88
  • Fax: 436.71.90

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
16 July 1955ErectedDiocese of Haarlem Diocese of Rotterdam (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1969788,0003,000,00026.3%4315901,0217718302,695207ap1971
1980794,7233,074,59225.8%3344487821,0166101,634206ap1981
1990777,5213,254,18823.9%2543275811,338224581,125202ap1991
1996697,9123,389,82920.6%2002954951,40934470670194ap2000
2000697,9123,389,82920.6%2002954951,40934470670194ap2001
2001697,9123,389,82920.6%2002954951,40934487670194ap2002
2002580,5553,509,74716.5%1642384021,44434390400191ap2003
2003577,3903,511,12516.4%1442383821,51135381386182ap2004
2004579,8163,527,89516.4%1532383911,48238382362154ap2005

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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