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Northern Ireland

(Country of United Kingdom United Kingdom)

Northern Ireland

Also known as: Nordirland (Deutsch), Irlanda del Norte (español), Irlande du Nord (français), Irlanda del Nord (Italiano), Irlandia Północna (polski), Irlanda do Norte (Português), Sjeverna Irska (Hrvatski), Noord-Ierland (Nederlands), Tuaisceart Éireann (Gaeilge), 北愛爾蘭 (正體中文), 北アイルランド (日本語), 북아일랜드 (한국어), Hibernia Septentrionalis (latine)

Continent: West Europe

Capital: Belfast

Area: 13,843 km²

Population: 1,862,100

Saints: 13 Saints, 2 Blesseds

Religions: Roman Catholic 40.8%, Presbyterian 19.1%, Church of Ireland 13.7%, Methodist 3.0%, Other Christian 5.8%, Others 0.8%

Languages: English, Irish (about 10%), Ulster Scots

Neighbouring Countries: Scotland Scotland, → Isle of Man Isle of Man, ↘ England England, ↘ Wales Wales, ↓ Ireland Ireland

Circumscriptions (6): Metr. Archdioceses (1), Dioceses (5)

Roman Rite (6): Armagh, Clogher, Derry, Down and Connor, Dromore, Kilmore

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Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (5)

Roman-Rite Church Shrines in the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy

Apostolic Nunciature: Ireland Link Archbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo (64)

Conference of Bishops: Irish Episcopal Conference Link Archbishop Eamon Martin (59)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Commissio Episcopatuum Communitatis Europææ (COM.E.C.E.) Link Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich, S.J. (62)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Consilium Conferentiarum Episcopalium Europæ (C.C.E.E.) Link Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco (77)

as of 2021.01.01

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