Roman Catholic Diocese of Yopougon

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Diocese of Yopougon
Dioecesis Yopugonensis
Location
Country Côte d'Ivoire
Metropolitan Abidjan
Statistics
Area 7,367 km2 (2,844 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
2,199,744
500,000 (222.7%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Laurent Akran Mandjo

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Yopougon (Latin: Yopugonen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Yopougon in the Ecclesiastical province of Abidjan in Côte d'Ivoire.

History[edit]

  • June 8, 1982: Established as Diocese of Yopougon from the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Abidjan

Special churches[edit]

The Cathedral is the Cathédrale Saint-André in Yopougon.

Leadership[edit]

  • Bishops of Yopougon (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Laurent Akran Mandjo (since June 8, 1982)

See also[edit]

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