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Diocese of Kurnool

Dioecesis Kurnoolensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Anthony Poola, Bishop
  • Mathew Cheriankunnel, P.I.M.E., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 12 June 1967
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Hyderabad
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 43,000 (16,608 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://kurnooldiocese.org/
  • Mailing Address: B Camp, Kurnool-518002, A.P., India
  • Telephone: (08518)70.393
  • Fax: 70.313

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
12 June 1967ErectedDiocese of Nellore Diocese of Kurnool (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
197033,2003,568,000.9%35136922160ap1971
198043,0963,627,0001.2%311748897198730ap1981
199050,1604,959,5101.0%3711481,0451514034ap1991
199956,2265,168,2261.1%3331648783428743ap2000
200058,9905,274,4771.1%4042827195027444ap2001
200162,5465,888,4771.1%3939788015131645ap2002
200265,2146,452,8971.0%47459270824933446ap2003
200367,7857,151,570.9%55449968428734448ap2004
200469,4137,838,192.9%565010665431633148ap2005

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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