Catholic Church


Republic of 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: 238,453,000

Area: 1,826,440 km²

Religions: Muslim 88%, Protestant 5%, Roman Catholic 3%, Hindu 2%, Buddhist 1%, other 1%

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

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

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

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

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

CardinalsCardinals (1 elector/1 total): Cardinal Julius Riyadi Darmaatmadja, S.J. (79)Darmaatmadja (79) | 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 (50)

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 (69)

as of 2014.08.26

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