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Diocese of Sylhet

Dioecesis Sylhetensis



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 8 July 2011
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Dhaka
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Bangladesh
  • Square Kilometers: 12,595 (4,864 Square Miles)
  • Description: Civil districts of Sylhet, Sunamganj, Habiganj, and Moulibazar
  • Mailing Address: Bishop's House, Rowshon Manzil, P.O. Khadim Nagar, Sylhet 3103, Bangladesh
  • Telephone: (0821)287.10.10

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
8 July 2011ErectedArchdiocese of Dhaka Diocese of Sylhet (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
201216,28610,000,000.2%5131890413317ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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