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Diocese of Valleyfield

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Bishop(s)

  • Noël Simard, Bishop
  • Robert Lebel, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5 April 1892
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Montréal
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Province: Québec
  • Country: Canada
  • Square Kilometers: 3,225 (1,245 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Montreal
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: Val
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesevalleyfield.org/
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, 11 Rue de l’Eglise, Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Qué. J6T 1J5, Canada
  • Telephone: (450)373-8122
  • Fax: 371-0000

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5 April 1892ErectedArchdiocese of Montréal Diocese of Valleyfield (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
194977,03387,00088.5%1404718741117860650ap1951
1966118,333137,21786.2%1707224248868ap1967
1970125,501158,87179.0%1338021358919151762ap1971
1976146,894177,38882.8%1266318977718145466ap1977
1980167,971193,50086.8%12051171982115038165ap1981
1990184,300204,80090.0%92431351,365712032865ap1991
1999185,285232,82879.6%80311111,6699799364ap2000
2000185,285232,82879.6%79311101,6849729363ap2001
2001185,295232,82879.6%77271041,78110628863ap2002
2002185,295232,82879.6%77281051,76410519663ap2003
2003185,295232,82879.6%6822902,05811459263ap2004
2004185,295232,82879.6%6923922,01412469862ap2005
2010201,000272,00073.9%5914732,75317317626ap2011

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


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