Vellore Diocese Vellore Diocese -About Us
Statistics of the Diocese of Vellore
 
Total Catholic Population: 1,91,700
 
Vicariates 8
   
 
Parishes
Diocese 71
Religious 15
Total 86
 
Schools
Tamil Medium 122
English Medium 54
Total 176
 
Mission Stations
Diocese 1
Religious 0
Total 1
 
Diocesan Priests
In the Diocese 128
Outside the Diocese 09
Priests Abroad 25
Total 162
 
Deacons  
Deacons 2
Total 2
 
Seminarians
Theology 20
Regency 01
Philosophy 01
Propedeutic Cource (Spirituality) 03
College 06
Minor Seminary 04
 
Religious
Novitiates 2
Postulants 3
Aspirantate 2
 
Religious Houses
Men 40
Women 105
Total 145
 
Religious
Priests 63
Brothers 30
Sisters 650
Total 743
 
Diocesan Congregation
Diocesan Congregation (Women) 1
Monastery 1
 
Religious Congregation in Diocese
Men Congregation 12
Women Congregation 31
Total 43