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The College of Cardinals

Statistics

[Updated: 11.02.2013]


 

Composition according to Geographic Region

 


The College of Cardinals includes 5 continents and 66 countries,
48
of which have Cardinals electors.

 

Overview by Continent

 

Continent

Cardinals
80 year and older

Cardinals
electors

Total
Cardinals

 

EUROPE

53

62

115

NORTH AMERICA

8

14

22

LATIN AMERICA

11

19

30

AFRICA

7

11

18

ASIA

9

11

20

OCEANIA

3

1

4

 

TOTAL

91

118

209

 

Overview by Nation

 

Europe

 

Nation

Cardinals
80 years and older

Cardinals
Electors

Total
Cardinals

 

Italy

21

28

49

Germany

3

6

9

Spain

5

5

10

Poland

3

4

7

France

5

4

9

Austria

--

1

1

Belgium

1

1

2

Slovakia

2

--

2

Switzerland

3

1

4

Portugal

1

2

3

Ukraine

1

1

2

Netherlands

1

1

2

Ireland

1

1

2

Great Britain

1

1

2

Czech Republic

1

1

2

Bosnia-Herzegovina

--

1

1

Hungary

1

1

2

Lithuania

--

1

1

Latvia

1

--

1

Croatia -- 1 1
Slovenia -- 1 1
Romania 1 -- 1
Malta 1 -- 1
 

TOTAL

53

62

115

 

North America

 

Nation

Cardinals
80 years and older

Cardinals
electors

Total
Cardinals

 

United States

8

11

19

Canada

--

3

3

 

TOTAL

8

14

22

 

Latin America

 

Nation

Cardinals
80 years and older

Cardinals
Electors

Total
Cardinals

 

Brazil

4

5

9

Mexico

1

3

4

Argentina

2

2

4

Colombia

2

1

3

Chile

1

1

2

Venezuela

--

1

1

Nicaragua

1

--

1

Dominican Rep.

--

1

1

Cuba

--

1

1

Honduras

--

1

1

Peru

--

1

1

Bolivia

--

1

1

Ecuador -- 1 1
 

TOTAL

11

19

30

 

Africa

 

Nation

Cardinals
80 years and older

Cardinals
electors

Total
Cardinals

 

Nigeria

1

2

3

Angola

1

--

1

Cameroon

1

--

1

Mozambique

1

--

1

Uganda

1

--

1

Tanzania

--

1

1

Ivory Coast

1

--

1

South Africa

--

1

1

Ghana -- 1 1
Sudan -- 1 1
Kenya -- 1 1
Senegal -- 1 1
Egypt -- 1 1
Guinea -- 1 1
Democratic Republic of the Congo -- 1 1
Zambia

1

-- 1
 

TOTAL 

7

11

18

 

Asia

 

Nation

Cardinals
80 years and older

Cardinals
electors

Total
Cardinals

 

India

2

54

7

Philippines

2

1

3

Vietnam

--

1

1

Korea

1

--

1

Thailand

1

--

1

Indonesia

--

1

1

Lebanon

1

1

2

China

1

1

2

Iraq 1 -- 1
Sri Lanka -- 1 1
 

TOTAL

9

11

20

 

Oceania

 

Nation

Cardinals
80 years and older

Cardinals
electors

Total
Cardinals

 

Australia

2

1

3

New Zealand

1

--

1

 

TOTAL

3

1

4

 


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