Catholic-Hierarchy DC

Diocese of Tacuarembó

Dioecesis Tacuarembianus



Show: All | General Information | Ordinaries | Historical Summary | Statistics | Affiliated Bishops, Living | Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 22 October 1960
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Montevideo
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Uruguay
  • Square Kilometers: 24,808 (9,582 Square Miles)
  • Description: Departamentos de Tacuarembó and Rivera
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Calle Joaquin Suarez 235, 45000 Tacuarembo, Uruguay
  • Telephone: (063)23.529
  • Fax: 28.038

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
22 October 1960ErectedDiocese of Florida Diocese of Tacuarembó (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
196695,000154,90561.3%1415293,27598113ap1967
1968154,905.0%1512270168514ap1971
1976198,660220,73390.0%1320336,020237615ap1977
1980152,600170,90089.3%1114256,104207115ap1981
1990148,750175,00085.0%1211236,4671124815ap1991
1999127,545182,90069.7%1215274,7238214916ap2000
2000125,870179,81470.0%1214264,8417194916ap2001
2001125,870183,81468.5%1014245,2447205216ap2002
2002125,870183,81468.5%1014245,2447205116ap2003
2003125,875183,81468.5%1310235,4727164616ap2004
2004126,567183,41469.0%1211235,5028154616ap2005
201098,500196,00050.3%1111224,4778164416ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

============

Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Conclaves | Consistories | Councils

============

About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2011
code: v2.7.5, 23 Nov 2011; data: 13 Dec 2011