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Archbishop 1
Retired Archbishop 1
Bishop 1
Priests: Diocesan active in diocese 154
Priests: Active outside diocese 4
Priests: Retired, sick or absent 97
Number of diocesan priests 255
Religious priests in diocese 183
» Total priests in diocese 438
Extern priests in diocese 19

Ordinations:
» Diocesan priests 7
» Transitional deacons 3
» Permanent deacons 18

Permanent deacons in diocese 223
Total Brothers 105
Total Sisters 697

Parishes 211
With resident pastor:
» Resident diocesan priests 109
» Resident religious priests 21
Without resident pastor:
» Administered by priests 81
   
   
   

(All figures on this page from The Official Catholic Directory, 2017)  
   

Professional ministry personnel:  
Brothers 7
Sisters 6
Lay ministers 300

Catholic hospitals 8
Total assisted 1,638,141
Homes for the aged 7
Total assisted 2,619
Residential care for children 1
Total assisted 56

Day care centers 1
» Total assisted 157
Special centers for social services 8
» Total assisted 103,302
Residential care of disabled 1
» Total assisted 38
Other institutions 2
» Total assisted 31,709

Diocesan seminaries 1
» Students from this diocese 40
» Students from other diocese 35
» Students of diocese in other seminaries 8
» Total seminarians 48

Colleges and universities 5
» Total students 20,713
High schools, diocesan and parochial 12
» Total students 6,038
High schools, private 11
» Total students 6,658
Elementary schools, diocesan and parochial 83
» Total students 25,739
Elementary schools, private 7
» Total students 1,543
Non-residential schools for the disabled 1
» Total students 89
Catechesis/religious education:
High school students 3,647
Elementary students 17,946
» Total students under Catholic instruction 82,421
Teachers in the diocese:
» Priests 8
» Brothers 9
» Sisters 71
» Lay teachers 2,764

Baptisms:
» Infant 5,347
» Minor 385
» Adult 398
Received into full communion 695
First communions 6,052
Confirmations 5,973
Marriages:
Catholic 1,126
Interfaith 505
» Total marriages 1,631
Deaths 3,887
» Total Catholic population 450,097
» Total population 3,017,590