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Diocese of Santo André

Dioecesis Sancti Andreae in Brasilia



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Bishop(s)

  • José Nelson Westrupp, S.C.I., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 18 July 1954
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of São Paulo
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Sao Paulo
  • Country: Brazil
  • Square Kilometers: 841 (324 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sul I
  • Mailing Address: Curia Diocesana, Praca do Carmo 36, 09010-020 Santo Andre, SP, Brazil
  • Telephone: (011)4438-2077
  • Fax: 4438-2325

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 July 1954ErectedArchdiocese of São Paulo Diocese of Santo André (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966900,000950,00094.7%55318610,465356151ap1967
19681,300,0001,500,00086.7%61369713,4024112061ap1971
19761,500,0001,800,00083.3%52217320,54752313174ap1977
19801,169,0001,403,00083.3%49378613,59378816471ap1981
19902,161,6002,727,70079.2%624010221,19276916080ap1991
19992,124,0003,130,00067.9%734812117,55369215584ap2000
20002,100,0002,800,00075.0%744411817,796610313586ap2001
20012,100,0002,274,70592.3%724111318,584611615687ap2002
20022,102,1002,359,46789.1%774011717,966610414188ap2003
20032,102,1002,317,63190.7%804012017,517611115688ap2004
20042,102,1002,354,72289.3%824112317,090611213588ap2005
20102,302,0002,577,71489.3%946215614,7561811711597ap2011

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


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