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Diocese of Vasai

Dioecesis Vasaiensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 22 May 1998
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bombay
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 7,596 (2,933 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Barampur, Vasai-401201, Thane Dt., Maharashtra, India
  • Telephone: (0250)238.1521; 238.2964
  • Fax: 2383.333

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
22 May 1998ErectedArchdiocese of Bombay Diocese of Vasai (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1999110,9322,314,4254.8%5510651,7063327335ap2000
2000110,0003,000,0003.7%5236881,2505732028ap2001
2001115,0003,121,0003.7%5445991,1616732131ap2002
2002117,0003,010,0003.9%57451021,1476632934ap2003
2003118,5003,280,0003.6%65431081,0975829636ap2004
2004120,0003,300,0003.6%62461081,1116730636ap2005
2010135,6773,625,0003.7%838216582211941243ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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