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Ⅵ3. Practice of Religion Others




                Classification                                                   Easter & Christmas
                                     Anointings   First                             Communions      Sunday Mass
                          Confirmations                  Communions  Confessions
                                    of the Sick Communions                                          Attendance 1)
            Dioceses                                                             Easter   Christmas
            Seoul            11,574      3,731      4,299   20,819,616     832,137     252,964    240,142    275,793

            Chunchon          1,121        647      311    1,984,249     104,596      22,517     22,197      23,697
            Daejeon           3,309      1,252      1,343   5,685,169     303,268      67,502     65,647      70,989
            Incheon           6,128      2,538      2,038   8,256,960     769,838     103,806     99,382    104,983

            Suwon             9,843      3,133      4,106   13,978,195     883,607     181,581    171,331    191,028
            Wonju               468        306      212     796,167     41,948      13,896     13,975      15,218
            Uijeongbu         2,953      1,116      1,457   7,419,932     218,623      54,055     50,529      63,596
            Daegu             3,609      1,308      1,520   8,557,324     383,019      98,600     90,818      98,962

            Busan             4,364      1,381      1,148   7,088,537     304,430      71,528     65,675      77,441
            Cheongju          1,941      1,468      559    2,940,663     125,722      31,638     31,938      33,293

            Masan             1,621        573      485    2,284,158     135,730      27,530     28,121      27,228
            Andong              161        173      139     831,010     28,924       9,747       9,480      10,271
            Gwangju           1,934      1,203      1,212   4,680,508     171,188      41,050     45,889      60,261
            Jeonju            2,245        855      686    3,626,814     107,456      33,288     34,014      39,624

            Cheju               727        699      389    1,194,155    52,336      11,852     11,151   13,103
            Military Ord.       821        16       600     620,767     20,250       4,005       3,645   15,533

                Total        52,819     20,399    20,504   90,764,224   4,483,072   1,025,559    983,934   1,121,020

           1) The figure of sunday mass attendance shows the average number of sunday mass attendance.




           Rates of Easter & Christmas Communions and Sunday Mass Attendance

              Classification    Easter Communions 1)      Christmas Communions 1)    Sunday Mass Attendance 2)
                Rate(%)                31.7                       30.1                        19.5

           1) The figures of Easter and Christmas communions show the rate of those who are eligible to receive communion.
             Those who have not yet received their first communion and those who cannot receive communion for special reasons are not included.
           2) The percentage of sunday mass attendance is the rate to the total number of Catholics of the year.














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