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Diocese of Urgell

Dioecesis Urgellensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 4th Century
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Tarragona
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Spain
  • Square Kilometers: 7,630 (2,947 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.bisbaturgell.org/
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Pati de Palau 1-5, 25700 La Seu d'Urgell [Lleida], Espana
  • Telephone: 973.35.00.54
  • Fax: 973.35.22.30

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
4th CenturyErectedDiocese of Urgell (erected)
19 July 1593Territory LostDiocese of Urgell
Diocese of Vic
Diocese of Solsona (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950139,926139,932100.0%25927286489112296497ap1951
1970143,007143,23399.8%22731258554100367407ap1971
1980139,860140,24099.7%1602118177266254404ap1981
1990158,696165,40195.9%130151451,094151205415ap1991
1999172,830178,08097.1%122111331,299347182408ap2000
2000172,830178,08097.1%114101241,393345145408ap2001
2001178,290187,39595.1%116111271,403347159363ap2002
2002178,295184,39596.7%11881261,415347140363ap2003
2003178,295184,39596.7%11871251,426239138363ap2004
2004178,295184,39596.7%11761231,449239129363ap2005
2010195,270202,80396.3%9891071,824137115363ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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