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Diocese of Szombathely

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Bishop(s)

  • András Veres, Bishop
  • István Konkoly, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 17 June 1777
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Veszprém
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Hungary
  • Square Kilometers: 4,660 (1,799 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.szombathely.egyhazmegye.hu/
  • Mailing Address: Berzsenyi Daniel ter 3, Pf. 41, H-9701 Szombathely, Magyarorszag
  • Telephone: (94)312-056
  • Fax: 318-538

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
17 June 1777ErectedDiocese of Szombathely (erected)
18 May 1922Territory LostDiocese of Győr (Raab)
Diocese of Szombathely
Apostolic Administration of Burgenland (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1948338,456391,59386.4%26194355953177401165ap1951
1970382,410.0%2582580175ap1971
1980319,279408,70078.1%2102101,520176ap1981
1990290,000405,00071.6%146141601,81214176ap1991
1999295,000392,00075.3%133251581,8673567177ap2000
2000295,000392,00075.3%125311561,8914269178ap2001
2001295,000391,00075.4%122291511,9533653178ap2002
2002295,000390,00075.6%121231442,0482645176ap2003
2003294,500380,00077.5%120221422,0732537176ap2004
2004294,000378,00077.8%120241442,0412744176ap2005
2010302,538390,47077.5%115261412,1452826156ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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