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Diocese of Rajkot (Syro-Malabar)

Dioecesis Raikotensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Josť Chittooparambil, C.M.I., Bishop
  • Gregory Karotemprel, C.M.I., Bishop Emeritus

General Information


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
26 February 1977ErectedDiocese of Ahmedabad Diocese of Rajkot (Syro-Malabar) (erected)
11 November 2002Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Rajkot (Syro-Malabar) (from Bombay)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19806,6899,381,000.1%3232209344510ap1981
19909,13212,384,000.1%44442079520440ap1991
19999,80015,000,000.1%5737812512529047ap2000
20009,80015,000,000.1%7828911012530547ap2001
200110,00015,000,000.1%9921019914031747ap2002
200211,00015,000,000.1%17961139715333046ap2003
200311,50015,017,107.1%111061179815735246ap2004
200412,00015,017,107.1%161081249615239012ap2005
200913,50015,805,000.1%271221499015744914ap2010
201013,00016,025,000.1%281281568316845714ap2011
201413,00016,900,000.1%339612910012350214ap2015

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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