Statistics of the Diocese of Hong Kong
香港教區教務統計
1 July 1958 to 30 June 1959

 
Total Population Catholic Population
& Churches
Clergy & Religious Education Social Service
 
Total Population [Top]
Population
  Hong Kong 2,900,000

5,500,000

  Po On, Wai Yeung & Hoi Fung 2,600,000
 
Catholic Population & Churches [Top]
Catholic Population
  Hong Kong Hong Kong: 56,413
Kowloon: 66,471
New Territories: 11,947
Religious Institutions Staff & Inmates: 2,533

137,364

146,464

  Po On, Wai Yeung & Hoi Fung  

9,100

 
Churches & Chapels
  Churches 44

65

  Chapels 21
 
Baptisms
  Adult 10,606

14,955

  Infant 4,349
 
Catechists
  Men 74

189

  Women 115
 
Clergy & Religious [Top]
Clergy
  Diocesan Clergy Chinese 25 79

299

Other Nationalities 54
  Priests of Institutes Chinese 29 220
Other Nationalities 191
 
Institutes Brothers
  Chinese 46

106

  Other Nationalities 60
 
Religious Sisters
  Chinese 266

609

  Other Nationalities 343
 
Education [Top]
Catholic Schools
  Kindergarten 23

152

  Primary 73
  Middle 27
  Industrial (Profess.) 5
  Night Schools 24
 
No. of Pupils Catholic Non-Catholic    
  Kindergarten 1,158 2,674 3,832

74,665

  Primary 15,413 32,722 48,135
  Middle 6,085 8,210 14,295
  Industrial (Profess.) 428 331 759
  Night Schools 1,740 5,904 7,644
  24,824 49,841  
 
Teachers
   Men 738

2,231

   Women 1,493
 
Social Service [Top]
Hospital Beds: 459
Free: 59;  Paying: 400
5
Dispensaries Case (Out-patients) : 472,765
Free: 349,356;  Paying: 123,409
16
Creches Boys: 20;  Girls: 433 3
Orphanages Boys: 0;  Girls: 384 5
Homes for the Aged Men: 200;   Women: 221 2
Homes for the Blind Girls Boys: 2;  Girls: 47 1
Good Shepherd Homes Inmates: 118 1