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Diocese of Barisal

Dioecesis Barisalensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 29 December 2015
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Chittagong
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Bangladesh
  • Square Kilometers: 20,708 (7,998 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bangladesh

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 December 2015ErectedDiocese of Chittagong Diocese of Barisal (erected)
2 February 2017Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Barisal (from Dhaka)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
201529,68515,183,927.2%136191,56210295ap2016

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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