Archdiocese at a Glance

1 Area Sq. Kms 1500
2 Catholic Houses 1,08,897
3 Catholics 4,83,343
4 Churches in the Archdiocese
a Parish Churches 201
b Filial Churches 129
c Chapels 5
d Shrines 3
5 Major Associations 14
6 Institutions
A Ecclesiastical
  a. Formation Centres 11
  b. Pastoral Institutions 3
  c. Retreat Centres 11
B Educational
  a. CollegesCentres 11
  b. Parallel Colleges 12
  c. Colleges of Nursing 8
  d. Teachers' Training Schools 1
  e. Schools of Nursing 9
  f. Higher Secondary Schools 17
  g. High Schools 64
  h. Upper Primary Schools 76
  i. Lower Primary Schools 134
  j. Nursery Schools 173
  k. School of Mentally Challenged 11
C Hostels 59
D Boarding Houses  
  a. For Boys 2
  b. For Girls 19
E Medical Institutions  
  a. Hospitals 30
  b. Dispensaries 27
  c. Counselling Centres 19
F Homes for the Retired Priests 3
G Balabhavans/Orphanages  
  a. For Boys 9
  b. For Girls 32
H Homes fo­­r the Aged and Abandoned 52
I Technical and Industrial Institutions 145
J Publications and Printing Press  
  a. Publications 14
  b. Printing Press 16
  c. Book Depot & Library 5
7 Priests
A Diocesan 434
  Outside the Archdiocese 37
  Diocese of Faridabad 13
  Retired 35
B Religious 312
8 Sisters 4570
9 Brothers 90
10 Seminarians 169
11 Papal Dignataries 4
Parishes Houses And Population
 

No.

Forane Parishes Filial Churc Houses Population
 

1

Angamaly 13 3 8785 39700
  2 Cherthala 14 8 4790 22510
  3 Edappally 11 14 8465 33200
  4 Ernakulam 12 8 9000 38401
  5 Kanjoor 18 8 10501 47620
  6 Kizhakkambalam 9 13 5812 25645
  7 Koratty 15 10 10510 45425
  8 Manjapra 9 12 7403 33390
  9 Karukutty 8 3 4540 19637
  10 Parur-Kottakavu 19 10 7315 30835
  11 Pallipuram 6 10 2785 13097
  12 Thripunithura 17 10 6320 27398
  13 Vaikom 18 8 5822 27202
  14 Vallam 11 6 7480 36842
  15 Mookkannoor 7 4 3965 19245
  16 Moozhikulam 13 3 5130 23601
    Total 201 129 108897 483343