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Diocese of São Carlos

Dioecesis Sancti Caroli in Brasilia



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 25 November 1957
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Campinas
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Sao Paulo
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 13,056 (5,042 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sul I
  • Web Site: http://www.diocesesaocarlos.org.br/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, Rua 9 de Julho 1515, 13560-550 Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil
  • Telephone: (016)3362-4480
  • Fax: 3362-4487

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of São Carlos do Pinhal
7 June 1908ErectedDiocese of São Paulo Diocese of São Carlos do Pinhal (erected)
25 January 1929Territory LostDiocese of São Carlos do Pinhal Diocese of Jaboticabal (erected)
25 January 1929Territory LostDiocese of São Carlos do Pinhal Diocese of Rio Preto (erected)
Diocese of São Carlos
25 November 1957Name ChangedDiocese of São Carlos do Pinhal Diocese of São Carlos
9 February 2000Territory LostDiocese of Jaboticabal
Diocese of Rio Preto
Diocese of São Carlos
Diocese of Catanduva (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of São Carlos do Pinhal
1950579,156603,42296.0%3540757,7224516442ap1951
Diocese of São Carlos
1966470,000482,00097.5%6032925,1083023043ap1967
1970406,300470,00086.4%4423676,0643113842ap1971
1976450,000522,72486.1%4235775,8444320947ap1977
1980512,000570,00089.8%4637836,16815319146ap1981
1990749,000828,00090.5%6723908,32213115162ap1991
1999709,308895,48679.2%88311195,96014212373ap2000
2000628,000857,00073.3%90191095,76123012073ap2001
2001618,000951,07665.0%8414986,306102510569ap2002
2002703,086963,08673.0%85311166,061104010970ap2003
2003712,815985,23672.3%80261066,72410349670ap2004
2004723,371951,08676.1%85311166,23517418270ap2005
2010801,0001,097,00073.0%115251405,721364971100ap2011

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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