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Diocese of Vannes

Dioecesis Venetensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5th Century
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Rennes (-Dol-Saint-Malo)
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: France
  • Square Kilometers: 7,092 (2,739 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Ouest
  • Official Web Site: http://catholique-vannes.cef.fr/
  • Mailing Address: Eveche, 14 rue de l'Eveche, B.P. 3, 56001 Vannes CEDEX, France
  • Telephone: 2.97.68.30.60
  • Fax: 2.97.68.30.59

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5th CenturyErectedDiocese of Vannes (erected)
29 November 1801Territory AddedDiocese of Saint-Malo (suppressed) Diocese of Rennes
Diocese of Saint-Brieuc
Diocese of Vannes

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950505,000506,88499.6%9411451,0864654903,095295ap1951
1970535,070540,47499.0%8061019075894633,043299ap1971
1980581,000593,00098.0%6621087707544382,540300ap1981
1990617,000636,00097.0%55211366592794241,987300ap1991
1999548,000631,00086.8%416925081,078333601,575300ap2000
2000546,380642,80085.0%4011065071,077363481,537300ap2001
2001546,380642,80085.0%3841014851,126393581,651300ap2002
2002546,380645,00084.7%381804611,185403171,554298ap2003
2003600,000606,60098.9%367944611,301433561,513298ap2004
2004600,000606,60098.9%358864441,351453331,494300ap2005
2010630,000700,00090.0%3021094111,532513111,275299ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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