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Diocese of Diphu

Dioecesis Diphuensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Paul Mattekatt, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5 December 1983
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Guwahati
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 15,222 (5,879 Square Miles)
  • Official Web Site: http://www.dioceseofdiphu.com/
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Diphu-782460, Karbi Anglong Dt., Assam, India
  • Telephone: (03671)2724.42; 2725.52
  • Fax: 2725.51

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5 December 1983ErectedArchdiocese of Shillong-Gauhati Diocese of Diphu (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
199027,500717,8003.8%1011211,309194715ap1991
199941,506806,7965.1%1315281,482188914ap2000
200042,5061,475,9642.9%1718351,214219814ap2001
200142,7151,543,0962.8%1719361,186229815ap2002
200243,760148,52329.5%1718351,250229815ap2003
200342,719147,58628.9%2119401,0672211016ap2004
200443,2181,049,2364.1%2018381,1372111216ap2005
200644,8001,090,1504.1%2321441,0182413317ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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