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Diocese of Weetebula

Dioecesis Veetebulaensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Edmund Woga, C.SS.R., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 6 February 1969
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Kupang
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Indonesia
  • Square Kilometers: 11,052 (4,268 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Keuskupan, Jl. Eltari, Weetebula Radamata 87254, Pos Waikabubak, Sumba Barat N.T.T., Indonesia
  • Telephone: (0387)24.064
  • Fax: (same)

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Weetebula
20 October 1959ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Endeh Prefecture Apostolic of Weetebula (erected)
Diocese of Weetebula
6 February 1969ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Weetebula Diocese of Weetebula

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Weetebula
197020,433760,0002.7%119201,0212611ap1971
198032,456860,0003.8%122231,411331913ap1981
199064,4121,330,0004.8%325282,300503313ap1991
199996,518498,00019.4%843511,892556014ap2000
2000102,214506,00020.2%1255671,525657817ap2001
2001107,063562,20719.0%1541561,911527617ap2002
2003117,816547,43521.5%1643591,996607218ap2004
2004121,042583,09520.8%1749661,833646319ap2005
2010149,675644,00023.2%3652881,700678124ap2011

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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