Catholics in England and Wales

1912-2011 and in 2016

Introduction


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Data from the Latin Mass Society.

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Key Points

 

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Weekly Mass Attendance in England and Wales
(1993-2010)

(Values in Millions)
Source: www.lms.org.uk


Catholic Population in England and Wales
(1912-2010)

(Values in Millions)
Source: www.lms.org.uk



Catholic Priests in England and Wales (1912-2011)

Source: www.lms.org.uk


Catholic Ordinations in England and Wales (1912-2011)

Source: www.lms.org.uk



Catholic Parish Churches (1912-2010)

Source: www.lms.org.uk


Catholic Marriages as a % of all Marriages (1913-2010)

Source: www.lms.org.uk



Additional Data

In 2016, the Benedict XVI centre published additional statistics for Catholics in England and Wales:


Weekly Mass attendance by age group


18-24

14%

24-45

27%

45-64

21%

Over 65

43%

Report Summary.