The Diocese at a Glance

Established : July 12, 1962
Patron of the Diocese : St. Joseph the Worker
Area : 21,003 Sq. Kms.
Population : 95,87,102
Catholics : 66,500
Language Spoken : English, Hindi, Santhali, Ho, Bengali, Mundari
Parishes : 34
Religious Brothers : 13
Diocesan Priests 66
Religious Priests 109
Religious Sisters 316
Convents 55
Catechists 76
Mission stations & Sunday Mass Centers 115
Diocesan Students of Theology 06
Diocesan Regents 06
Diocesan Students of Philosophy 12
Schools Primary /Middle 59
Secondary Schools 33
Junior Colleges 14
Graduate /Post Graduate Institutions 02
Vocational Training Centre 08
Hostels 17
Orphanages 04
Homes for the Aged 03
Homes for the Destitute 02
Houses for the Physically & Mentally Challenged 06
Welfare Centers 07
Hospitals 08
Dispensaries & Mobile Units 19
Leprosy Centers 04
CC-CRS Development Clusters 15
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