Diocese of Kottar
Bishop's House PB 17, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari District.
  • Kanyakumari

  • Martyr Devasahayom Pillai Church,

God's mercy goes beyond human justice, எபேசியர் 4:32 ஒருவருக்கொருவர் நன்மைசெய்து பரிவு காட்டுங்கள்; கடவுள் உங்களைக் கிறிஸ்து வழியாக மன்னித்ததுபோல நீங்களும் ஒருவரை ஒருவர் மன்னியுங்கள்.
DIOCESAN DATA

 

STATISTICAL OVERVIEW

Total Population in the territory of Kottar Diocese

839,250

Catholics

252,979

PARISHES

Parishes

92

Sub-stations

38

PERSONNEL

Bishop

1

Diocesan Priests  

208

Diocesan  Priests active in the Diocese

145

Diocesan Priests ministering outside the diocese

28

Diocesan Priests - Retired, on leave

21

Religious Priests in the Diocese

35

Religious Brothers in the Diocese

15

Religious Sisters in the Diocese

445

Seminarians

42

INSTITUTES

Religious Congregations - Priests

9

Religious Congregations - Brothers

3

Religious Congregations - Sisters

38

CLERGY HOME

1

FORMATION CENTRES

Diocesan

Religious

Others

Total

Sisters

Fathers /  Brothers

Retreat & Spirituality Centres

2

1

2

0

5

Formation Centres

3

3

1

0

7

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

Engineering College

0

1

0

0

1

T.T.C.

1

0

0

0

1

B.Ed College

1

0

0

0

1

M.Ed College

1

0

0

0

1

Arts & Science Colleges

0

1

1

1

3

Nursing School

1

0

0

0

1

Community College

1

0

0

0

1

Technical & Vocational Training Centres

3

0

0

0

3

Higher Secondary Schools

7

6

1

0

14

High Schools

10

6

0

0

16

Middle Schools

9

1

0

0

10

Primary Schools

26

9

0

0

35

CBSE & English medium Schools

3

10

1

0

14

HEALTH SERVICES 

Hospitals

1

5

1

0

7

Dispensaries

3

4

0

2

9

SOCIAL WELFARE ACTIVITIES

Clergy Home

1

0

0

0

1

Social Service Centre

1

0

0

0

1

Homes for the Aged & the destitutes

1

1

2

0

4

Homes for the Handicapped

0

1

1

1

3

Hostels

1

6

1

0

8

Orphanages

1

8

1

0

10

Rehabilitation Centres

1

1

1

0

3

Nurseries &Creche

0

1

0

0

1

Printing & Publications

Printing Press & Depot

2

0

0

0

2

Publications

6

0

0

0

6