Archdiocese at a Glance

1 Area Sq. Kms 1500
2 Catholic Houses 1,11,393
3 Catholics 4,80,512
4 Churches in the Archdiocese
a Parish Churches 201
b Filial Churches 121
c Shrines 3
     
5 Departments, Associations & Organizations 28
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 18
  g. High Schools 64
  h. Upper Primary Schools 76
  i. Lower Primary Schools 133
  j. Nursery Schools 173
  k. School of Mentally Challenged 11
C Hostels 60
D Boarding Houses  
  a. For Boys 2
  b. For Girls 19
E Medical Institutions  
  a. Hospitals 30
  b. Dispensaries 27
  c. Counselling Centres 18
F Homes for the Retired Priests 3
G Balabhavans/Orphanages  
  a. For Boys 9
  b. For Girls 24
H Homes fo­­r the Aged and Abandoned 54
I Technical and Industrial Institutions 145
J Publications and Printing Press  
  a. Publications 13
  b. Printing Press 16
  c. Book Depot & Library 5
7 Priests
A Diocesan 459
  Outside the Archdiocese 43
  Diocese of Faridabad 7
  Retired 40
B Religious 312
8 Sisters 4570
9 Brothers 90
10 Seminarians 213
11 Papal Dignataries 5
Parishes Houses And Population
 

No.

Forane Parishes Filial Churc Houses Population
 

1

Angamaly 13 3 9773 45772
  2 Cherthala 14 8 5262 23714
  3 Edappally 13 13 8343 36244
  4 Ernakulam 13 8 8817 37010
  5 Kanjoor 18 8 10148 39118
  6 Kizhakkambalam 10 12 5996 28658
  7 Koratty 17 7 10135 39118
  8 Manjapra 10 11 7583 33326
  9 Karukutty 8 3 4672 19212
  10 Parur-Kottakavu 19 10 7779 33095
  11 Pallipuram 7 9 3129 13701
  12 Thripunithura 17 11 6531 27246
  13 Vaikom 18 8 5894 25367
  14 Vallam 12 5 8109 38273
  15 Mookkannoor 8 3 4042 18048
  16 Moozhikulam 14 2 5180 22117
    Total 211 121 111393 480512