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Diocese of Chiang Mai

Dioecesis Chiangmaiensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Name Changed: 2 July 1969
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bangkok
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Thailand
  • Square Kilometers: 89,683 (34,640 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Catholic Mission, 5/3 Charoen Prathet Rd. 12, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
  • Telephone: (053)821.063
  • Fax: 821.067

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Prefecture Apostolic of Chieng-Mai
17 November 1959ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Bangkok Prefecture Apostolic of Chieng-Mai (erected)
Diocese of Chieng-Mai
18 December 1965ElevatedPrefecture Apostolic of Chieng-Mai Diocese of Chieng-Mai
Diocese of Chiang Mai
2 July 1969Name ChangedDiocese of Chieng-Mai Diocese of Chiang Mai

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Chiang Mai
19705,8072,920,297.2%223252323331ap1971
19809,9424,468,274.2%32326382333518ap1981
199019,1445,118,000.4%82432598355020ap1991
199931,7655,694,679.6%172845705427224ap2000
200034,8485,796,126.6%193049711607925ap2001
200136,5185,796,126.6%2132536896010026ap2002
200238,8945,824,935.7%223860648629726ap2003
200340,5985,824,935.7%2236586996410126ap2004
200441,9445,824,935.7%2238606996111027ap2005
200646,0225,943,000.8%2646726396810932ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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