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Diocese of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese)

Dioecesis Uiiainensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Sebastian Vadakel, M.S.T.A., Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Elevated: 26 February 1977
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bhopal
  • Syro-Malabarese Catholic Church of the Chaldean Tradition
  • Country: India
  • Square Kilometers: 18,225 (7,039 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Bihsop's House, Dewas Road, P.B. 234, Ujjain-456010, M.P., India
  • Telephone: (0734)2515.970
  • Fax: 2513.201

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Apostolic Exarchate of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese)
29 July 1968ErectedDiocese of Indore Apostolic Exarchate of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese) (erected)
Diocese of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese)
26 February 1977ElevatedApostolic Exarchate of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese) Diocese of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Apostolic Exarchate of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese)
19703701,734,726.0%8846211ap1971
Diocese of Ujjain (Syro-Malabarese)
19807922343622361162ap1981
19901,4253,754,000.0%4495326971764ap1991
19992,6403,409,098.1%665713713724637ap2000
20002,6693,409,098.1%870783413324038ap2001
20012,6913,412,191.1%1173843213624938ap2002
20022,7253,425,200.1%1573883013527038ap2003
20033,1903,926,562.1%2071913511027038ap2004
20043,2003,926,800.1%1972913513927038ap2005
20093,3804,336,000.1%34661003312032241ap2010
20103,3984,396,000.1%3452863911332541ap2011

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


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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