Religion > Catholic > Cardinals: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The Cardinal Electors are those members of the College of Cardinals who have not reached their 80th Birthday on the day on which a Pope dies. That is, if they turn 80 years of age before the Pope dies, or on the day he dies, they are ineligible to vote in the Conclave to elect his successor. However, if they turn 80 years of age the day after the Pope dies they are eligible. Interestingly, even if they cannot vote they can be elected. As of Wednesday, April 20, 2005, there are 183 Cardinals from 66 different countries, 117 of whom are eligible to vote and 66 of whom are ineligible..


1 ItalyItaly 38 2005
2 United StatesUnited States 13 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 12.17 2005
3 BrazilBrazil 8 2005
4 GermanyGermany 8 2005
5 SpainSpain 8 2005
6 PolandPoland 7 2005
7 FranceFrance 7 2005
8 CanadaCanada 5 2005
9 MexicoMexico 5 2005
10 IndiaIndia 5 2005
11 AustraliaAustralia 3 2005
12 PhilippinesPhilippines 3 2005
13 ColombiaColombia 3 2005
14 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 3 2005
15 ArgentinaArgentina 3 2005
16 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 2 2005
17 PortugalPortugal 2 2005
18 NigeriaNigeria 2 2005
19 UkraineUkraine 2 2005
20 JapanJapan 2 2005
21 VietnamVietnam 2 2005
22 AustriaAustria 2 2005
23 ChileChile 2 2005
24 HungaryHungary 2 2005
25 NetherlandsNetherlands 2 2005
26 SlovakiaSlovakia 2 2005
27 MauritiusMauritius 1 2005
28 PeruPeru 1 2005
29 LebanonLebanon 1 2005
30 BeninBenin 1 2005
31 CubaCuba 1 2005
32 Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ 1 2005
33 IrelandIreland 1 2005
34 EcuadorEcuador 1 2005
35 HondurasHonduras 1 2005
36 South AfricaSouth Africa 1 2005
37 LatviaLatvia 1 2005
38 MozambiqueMozambique 1 2005
39 UgandaUganda 1 2005
40 TaiwanTaiwan 1 2005
41 SudanSudan 1 2005
42 BelarusBelarus 1 2005
43 VenezuelaVenezuela 1 2005
44 Puerto RicoPuerto Rico 1 2005
45 BelgiumBelgium 1 2005
46 GhanaGhana 1 2005
47 CroatiaCroatia 1 2005
48 SyriaSyria 1 2005
49 ThailandThailand 1 2005
50 EgyptEgypt 1 2005
51 Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire 1 2005
52 NicaraguaNicaragua 1 2005
53 CameroonCameroon 1 2005
54 LithuaniaLithuania 1 2005
55 Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. 1 2005
56 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ 1 2005
57 BoliviaBolivia 1 2005
58 TanzaniaTanzania 1 2005
59 GuatemalaGuatemala 1 2005
60 AngolaAngola 1 2005
61 MadagascarMadagascar 1 2005
62 South KoreaSouth Korea 1 2005
63 New ZealandNew Zealand 1 2005
64 Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. 1 2005
65 IndonesiaIndonesia 1 2005


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