Catholic-Hierarchy DC

Diocese of Jamshedpur

Dioecesis Iamshedpurensis



Show: All | General Information | Ordinaries | Historical Summary | Statistics | Affiliated Bishops, Living | Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

Bishop(s)

  • Felix Toppo, S.J., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 2 July 1962
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Ranchi
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 21,003 (8,112 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Golmuri P.O., Jamshedpur-831003, Jharkhand, India
  • Telephone: (0657)2340.298; 2340.299
  • Fax: 2341.279

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
2 July 1962ErectedArchdiocese of Calcutta Diocese of Jamshedpur (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
196917,2755,550,000.3%4333746639997ap1971
198031,7716,424,000.5%1749664818417315ap1981
199043,2006,346,500.7%39519048010835425ap1991
199958,0009,000,500.6%53641174958320127ap2000
200055,25011,683,629.5%56671234498631828ap2001
200160,0009,200,000.7%598714641012231829ap2002
200260,0009,200,000.7%588214042811225230ap2003
200360,0009,200,000.7%568113743710925631ap2004
200460,0009,200,000.7%578113843415125531ap2005
200661,6169,202,000.7%567813445911125431ap2007

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

============

Home | Countries | Religious Orders | Popes | Holy See | Roman Curia | Cardinals by Rank
Bishops: All | Living | Deceased | Youngest | Oldest | Cardinal Electors
Dioceses: All | Current | Titular | Vacant | Structured View
Events: Recent | by Date | by Year | Necrology
Conclaves | Consistories | Councils

============

About Catholic-Hierarchy
Terminology/Site Help
[ Comments/Corrections ] Copyright David M. Cheney, 1996-2011
code: v2.7.5, 23 Nov 2011; data: 3 Dec 2011