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Provinces and Regions

Today Jesuits are working in 30 Sub-Saharan African countries which are divided amongst 7 Provinces and 2 Regions. While there are Jesuit communities in North Africa these do not form part of JESAM. Find out where they are deployed by clicking here.

JESAM-Dec2015

 

Composition of the different Provinces and Regions?

CENTRAL AFRICA: Democratic Republic of Congo and Angola
NORTH-WEST AFRICA: Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone
WEST AFRICA: Benin, Burkina-Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Gabon, Guinea, Senegal, and Togo
EASTERN AFRICA: Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda
MADAGASCAR: Madagascar
ZAMBIA-MALAWI: Zambia and Malawi
ZIMBABWE-MOZAMBIQUE: Zimbabwe and Mozambique
RWANDA-BURUNDI REGION: Rwanda and Burundi – Independent Region
SOUTH AFRICA REGION: South Africa – Region dependent on Great Britain

 

Breakdown of Jesuit deployment in Africa?

MOZAMBIQUE REGION
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
16
39
03
58
Applied
06
01
01
08
Resident
01
00
01
02
Total
23
40
05
68
RWANDA-BURUNDI REGION
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribedi
24
49
01
74
Applied
00
00
00
00
Resident
02
00
00
02
Total (30/12/2008)
26
49
01
76
SOUTH AFRICA REGION (SAF)
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
18
05
00
23
Applied
00
00
00
00
Resident
03
02
00
05
Total (16/10/2009)
21
07
00
28
WEST AFRICA PROVINCE (AOC)
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
104
119
10
233
Applied
04
00
02
06
Resident
07
27
00
34
Total (20/11/2009)
115
146
12
273
CENTRAL AFRICA PROVINCE (ACE)
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
208
117
31
356
Applied
02
02
01
05
Resident
00
29
00
29
Total (01/12/2009)
210
148
32
390
EASTERN AFRICA PROVINCE (AOR)
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
82
91
14
187
Applied
18
05
00
23
Resident
14
48
00
62
Total (10/11/2009)
114
144
14
272
NORTH-WEST AFRICA PROVINCE (ANW)
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
32
60
02
94
Applied
06
00
01
07
Resident
01
00
00
01
Total (15/10/2009)
39
60
03
102
MADAGASCAR PROVINCE (MDG)
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
132
96
44
272
Applied
05
00
00
05
Resident
00
00
00
00
Total (01/12/2009
137
96
44
277
ZAMBIA-MALAWI PROVINCE (ZAM)
 
PP
ss
FF
Total
Ascribed
74
29
06
109
Applied
12
00
00
12
Resident
01
11
01
13
Total (05/11/2009
87
40
07
134
ZIMBABWE PROVINCE (ZIM)
 
PP
SS
FF
Total
Ascribed
61
44
16
121
Applied
02
00
00
02
Resident
07
79
01
87
Total (December 2009)
70
123
17
210

 

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