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Diocese of Neyyattinkara

Dioecesis Neyyattinkaraensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Vincent Samuel, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 14 June 1996
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Trivandrum
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 1,497 (578 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocese-neyyattinkara.net/
  • Mailing Address: Neyyattinkara-695121, Kerala, India
  • Telephone: (0471)22.31.33
  • Fax: 22.22.62

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
14 June 1996ErectedDiocese of Trivandrum Diocese of Neyyattinkara (erected)
17 June 2004Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Neyyattinkara (from Verapoly)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999128,3091,332,3969.6%5114651,9732319059ap2000
2000128,5081,332,3969.6%4918671,9182720259ap2001
2001129,1351,334,6769.7%5618741,7452721659ap2002
2002129,2631,332,3969.7%5820781,6572922059ap2003
2003128,5081,334,6499.6%6322851,5113022362ap2004
2004128,7301,334,8659.6%6323861,4963123263ap2005

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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