Vatican report confirms U.S. nuns are a ‘dying breed’

Not sure where these nuns are from. The source is here.

American nuns are a ‘dying breed’ an in-depth Vatican study has confirmed, prompting concern within the religious community.

The results of a three-year-long investigation released in Rome on Tuesday, told how the current workforce stands at 50,000 compared to 175,000 in the mid-sixties.

And on top of that, the average age of Roman Catholic sisters is mid-to late 70, with few young women stepping in to replace them…