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Diocese of San Pedro de Macorís

Dioecesis Sancti Petri de Macoris



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 1 February 1997
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Santo Domingo
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Dominican Republic
  • Square Kilometers: 2,588 (999 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Avda. Independencia 171, Apartado Postal 175, San Pedro de Macorís, República Dominicana
  • Telephone: 246-3800
  • Fax: 246-3506

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1 February 1997ErectedDiocese of Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia en Higüey
Archdiocese of Santiago de los Caballeros
Diocese of San Pedro de Macorís (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999405,000450,00090.0%1071723,823285912ap2000
2000432,000480,00090.0%1552021,600266618ap2001
2001432,000480,00090.0%1071725,411287318ap2002
2002490,000580,00084.5%1141532,666867819ap2003
2003492,000581,00084.7%1341728,941888120ap2004
2004492,000581,00084.7%1361925,894878420ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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