Articles on this issue "statistics"
Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Vatican Secretary of State, along with Archbishop Angelo Becciu, substitute for General Affairs presented to Pope Francis the 2013 edition of the Annuario …read more
Catholics still make up almost a fifth of the world's population, a ratio that has stayed steady with the start of the new millennium. This is one of the many statistics found in the Vatican …read more
The number of religious in Africa and Asia has increased, but not enough to offset decreases in other areas of the world. The Vatican press office revealed this as they released the newest …read more
The number of priests worldwide has decreased, but the increase in Africa and Asia is "heartening,” reports the Vatican. The Vatican press office revealed this news as they released the newest …read more