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Diocese of Cuddapah

Dioecesis Cuddapahensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Prasad Gallela, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 19 October 1976
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Hyderabad
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 15,359 (5,932 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Mariapuram, Cuddapah-516003, A.P., India
  • Telephone: (08562)241.148
  • Fax: 249.534

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
19 October 1976ErectedDiocese of Nellore Diocese of Cuddapah (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
198043,6414,019,0001.1%3612489091612231ap1981
199056,4004,865,0001.2%4913629092419738ap1991
199985,4504,000,0002.1%8212949091228556ap2000
200085,9504,000,0002.1%8313968951520057ap2001
200186,4504,020,0002.2%779861,0053025558ap2002
200268,0004,930,0001.4%8310937313131058ap2003
200370,3504,950,0001.4%7416907813826559ap2004
200477,5995,834,4811.3%6716839347232659ap2005
200681,5806,035,5811.4%85191047847528051ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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