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Diocese of Zipaquirá

Dioecesis Zipaquirensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 1 September 1951
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bogotá
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 7,163 (2,766 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Obispado, Calle 5 N. 7-20, Zipaquira [Cundinamarca], Colombia
  • Telephone: (1)85.24.660; 85.23.010
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1 September 1951ErectedArchdiocese of Bogotá Diocese of Zipaquirá (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1965288,800289,50099.8%59551142,53310730239ap1967
1970341,000342,50099.6%5444983,4798335239ap1971
1976381,672382,87299.7%5829874,3876123747ap1977
1980440,000444,00099.1%6234964,5838027546ap1981
1990544,000550,00098.9%94241184,6106830849ap1991
1999521,637550,70494.7%112191313,9815624663ap2000
2000544,488550,70498.9%114221364,0036820564ap2001
2001544,488550,70498.9%120221423,8349934769ap2002
2002544,284548,50099.2%114221364,0027627869ap2003
2003544,300548,00099.3%114151294,2196028170ap2004
2004521,300575,54090.6%120151353,8617328171ap2005
2010572,000616,00092.9%125171424,0286427473ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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