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Diocese of Tlapa

Dioecesis Tlapensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 4 January 1992
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Acapulco
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Guerrero
  • Country: México
  • Square Kilometers: 6,990 (2,699 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Sur
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Calle Fonseca, 41304 Tlapa de Comonfort, Gro., México
  • Telephone: (757)476-08-35
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
4 January 1992ErectedDiocese of Chilpancingo-Chilapa Diocese of Tlapa (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999450,000500,00090.0%222220,4542220ap2000
2000450,000500,00090.0%222220,4542220ap2001
2001423,000459,29092.1%23103312,818102128ap2002
2002423,000459,29092.1%3214469,195142624ap2003
2003435,000466,00093.3%29144310,116142924ap2004
2004463,000463,50099.9%3514499,448143225ap2005
2010436,000502,00086.9%3412469,4781175127ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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