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Diocese of Pekhon

Dioecesis Pekhonensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Peter Hla, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 15 December 2005
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Taunggyi
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Myanmar
  • Square Kilometers: 25,890 (10,000 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, 06061 Pekhon, Southern Shan State, Myanmar
  • Telephone: (081)56.046

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
15 December 2005ErectedArchdiocese of Taunggyi Diocese of Pekhon (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
200537,194450,0008.3%221231,6175418bul15Dec2005
201245,724265,55017.2%40401,14354814ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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