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Diocese of Sultanpet

Dioecesis Sultanpetensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 28 December 2013
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Verapoly
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 4,466 (1,724 Square Miles)
  • Description: Civil district of Palakkad, State of Kerala
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Near SKM Auditorium, Chedayankalai, Kanjikode, Palakkad-678623, Kerala, India
  • Telephone: (0491)280.34.20

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
28 December 2013ErectedDiocese of Calicut
Diocese of Coimbatore
Diocese of Sultanpet (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
201330,9754,260,435.7%1418329672710221ap2014
201486,8272,809,9343.1%2312352,4801512821ap2015

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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