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Roman Catholicism in Guinea-Bissau

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Roman Catholicism in Guinea-Bissau

Cathedral of Our Lady of Candelária in Bissau

The Roman Catholic Church in Guinea-Bissau is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.

There are about 125,000 Catholics in Guinea-Bissau, or just under 10% of the total population.

There are two dioceses:

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