Catholic-Hierarchy DC

Diocese of Jowai

Dioecesis Iovaiensis



Show: All | General Information | Ordinaries | Historical Summary | Statistics | Affiliated Bishops, Living | Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

Bishop(s)

  • Vacant
  • Thomas Menamparampil, S.D.B., Apostolic Administrator

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 28 January 2006
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Shillong
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 5,433 (2,098 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Lumbihsyntu-Mihmyntdu, Jowai-793150, Jaintia Hills Dt., Meghalaya, India
  • Telephone: (03652)221.585

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
28 January 2006ErectedArchdiocese of Shillong Diocese of Jowai (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
200659,095293,22920.2%98173,47613407ap2007
201281,242406,22720.0%1419332,461334012ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

============

Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Conclaves | Consistories | Councils

============

About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2014
code: v2.9.9, 27 Jan 2014; data: 3 Feb 2014