Lavigery

Mozambique

There are confreres working in 3 of the dioceses of Mozambique
1 community in Beira (Justice and Peace, Vocations)
2 communities in Chimoio (Parish Ministry, Delegate Superior)
1 confrere in Chimoio (Bishop of Chimoio)
1 community in Tete (Parish Ministry)


Local facts

Capital: Maputo
Population: 25,930,150
Life expectancy: 53.3 years
Access to clean water: 
umproved:
urban: 80.6% of population
rural: 37% of population
total: 51.1% of population
unimproved:
urban: 19.4% of population
rural: 63% of population
total: 48.9% of population (2015 est.)
Infant mortality: 489 deaths/100,000 live births (2015 est.)
Religions: Roman Catholic 28.4%, Muslim 17.9%, Zionist Christian 15.5%, Protestant 12.2% (includes Pentecostal 10.9% and Anglican 1.3%), other 6.7%, none 18.7%, unspecified 0.7% (2007 est.)

Taken from CIA website,
Updated July 2016

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The Society of Missionaries of Africa (The White Fathers) Charity registered in Scotland No. SC037981