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Diocese of Tapachula

Dioecesis Tapacolensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
19 June 1957ErectedDiocese of Chiapas (Ciudad Real de Chiapas) Diocese of Tapachula (erected)
25 November 2006Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Tapachula (from Antequera, Oaxaca)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966375,553390,55396.2%1752217,070115010ap1967
1968375,553390,55396.2%2142515,02212508ap1971
1976416,000520,00080.0%3744110,14647618ap1977
1980479,000589,00081.3%3243613,30548223ap1981
1990823,036930,45188.5%4825016,460211232ap1991
19991,058,4941,202,38888.0%7097913,398910638ap2000
20001,093,1981,238,45988.3%6197015,617910638ap2001
20011,125,4501,270,45988.6%6997814,428911038ap2002
20021,271,7501,325,41696.0%6287018,167811238ap2003
20031,350,1801,435,12094.1%7187917,090810941ap2004
20041,365,2301,524,12089.6%7588316,448810341ap2005
20101,498,0001,714,00087.4%8989715,443813442ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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