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Diocese of Tarnów

Dioecesis Tarnoviensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Andrzej Jeż, Bishop
  • Wiesław Lechowicz, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Stanisław Salaterski, Auxiliary Bishop
  • Władysław Bobowski, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 13 March 1786
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Kraków {Cracow}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Poland
  • Square Kilometers: 7,566 (2,922 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diecezja.tarnow.pl/
  • Mailing Address: Kuria Diecezjalna, ul. Legionow 30, 33-100 Tarnow, Polska
  • Telephone: (014)631.73.00; 628.64.23
  • Fax: 631.73.09

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
13 March 1786ErectedDiocese of Tarnów (erected)
25 March 1992Territory LostDiocese of Przemyśl
Diocese of Tarnów
Diocese of Rzeszów (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950979,795982,00099.8%614706841,432701,156310ap1951
19701,122,0001,132,00099.1%8551359901,1331671,352356ap1971
19801,178,0001,185,00099.4%9661481,1141,0572641,350402ap1981
19901,305,0001,315,00099.2%1,1331561,2891,0122941,372477ap1991
19991,116,2401,119,74099.7%1,1291311,2608852281,158437ap2000
20001,116,6001,119,60099.7%1,1121251,2379021961,133438ap2001
20011,121,2001,124,70099.7%1,1421351,2778771991,155438ap2002
20021,121,2521,126,92099.5%1,1531481,3018612131,115436ap2003
20031,124,1251,139,95198.6%1,1761421,3188521911,106442ap2004
20041,128,1151,134,31999.5%1,1841501,3348452271,105442ap2005
20101,115,6471,122,58399.4%1,2661491,4157882031,080447ap2011

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


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