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Diocese of Baruipur

Dioecesis Baruipurensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Salvadore Lobo, Bishop
  • Linus Nirmal Gomes, S.J., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 30 May 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Calcutta
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 10,880 (4,202 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.baruipurdiocese.org/
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, 24 Parganas South, Baruipur-700144, West Bengal, India
  • Telephone: (033)2433.8299

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
30 May 1977ErectedArchdiocese of Calcutta Diocese of Baruipur (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
198026,2125,400,000.5%417211,24822569ap1981
199035,2306,400,000.6%1515301,174435110ap1991
199951,9188,400,000.6%2618441,179617715ap2000
200053,1098,400,000.6%2717441,207688415ap2001
200154,7158,513,285.6%2816441,243798418ap2002
200255,4198,628,131.6%2717441,259598619ap2003
200355,9278,800,693.6%2720471,189708919ap2004
200456,0558,888,699.6%3124551,019519219ap2005
200657,1909,067,800.6%3322551,039839921ap2007
201260,4659,834,000.6%3222541,1196910922ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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