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Catholic Church

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Republic of Indonesia (Indonesia)

Indonesia

Also known as: Indonesien (Deutsch), Indonesia (español, Italiano, latine), l'Indonésie (français), Indonezja (polski), Indonésia (Português), 印度尼西亞 (正體中文), インドネシア (日本語)

Continents: South and East Asia, Oceania

Capital: Jakarta

Population: 253,609,643

Area: 1,826,440 km²

Religions: Muslim 87.2%, Christian 7%, Roman Catholic 2.9%, Hindu 1.7%, other 0.9% (includes Buddhist and Confucian), unspecified 0.4%

Languages: Bahasa Indonesia (official, modified form of Malay), English, Dutch, local dialects (of which the most widely spoken is Javanese)

Motto: Bhinneka Tunggal Ika (Javanese) (Unity in diversity)

Neighbouring Countries: Malaysia Malaysia, ↑ Singapore Singapore, ↑ Philippines Philippines, ↗ Micronesia Micronesia, ↗ Palau Palau, → Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, ↘ Timor-Leste Timor-Leste, ↓ Christmas Island Christmas Island, ↓ Cocos Islands Cocos Islands, ↓ Australia Australia


Circumscriptions (38): Metr. Archdioceses (10), Dioceses (27), Military Ordinariates (1)


Roman Rite (38): Agats, Amboina, Atambua, Bandung, Banjarmasin, Bogor, Denpasar, Ende, Jakarta, Jayapura, Ketapang, Kupang, Larantuka, Makassar, Malang, Manado, Manokwari–Sorong, Maumere, Medan, Merauke, Military Ordinariate of Indonesia, Padang, Palangkaraya, Palembang, Pangkal-Pinang, Pontianak, Purwokerto, Ruteng, Samarinda, Sanggau, Semarang, Sibolga, Sintang, Surabaya, Tanjung Selor, Tanjungkarang, Timika, Weetebula


by Type | by Name | by Ecclesiastical Province
Changes in Circumscriptions | Former Circumscriptions


CardinalsCardinals (0 electors/1 total): Cardinal Julius Riyadi Darmaatmadja, S.J. (80)Darmaatmadja (80) | All Cardinals

BishopsBishops: by Age | by Name | by Precedence | Jubilarians | Recent Events


Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (37)

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations


Papal Visits


Apostolic Nunciature: Indonesia Archbishop Antonio Guido Filipazzi (51)

Holy See Representation: Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Link Archbishop Leopoldo Girelli (61)

Conference of Bishops: Konperensi Waligereja Indonesia (K.W.I.) Link Archbishop Ignatius Suharyo Hardjoatmodjo (64)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences (F.A.B.C.) Link Cardinal Oswald Gracias (70)


as of 2015.02.28

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