Statistics of the Diocese of Hong Kong
香港教區教務統計
30 September 1971 to 1 October 1972

 
Catholic Population & Churches Clergy & Religious Education Social Service
 
Catholic Population & Churches [Top]
Catholic Population

259,713

 
Parishes

54

With resident priests in Hong Kong, Kowloon and New Territories.
 
Baptisms Adult 3,525

6,436

Infant 2,911
 
Catechists Religious 50

177

Men 49
Women 78
 
Clergy & Religious [Top]
Bishops

3

 
Clergy Diocesan Clergy Chinese 55 121

333

Other Nationalities 66
Priests of Institutes Chinese 65 212
Other Nationalities 147
 
Institutes Brothers Chinese 52

117

Other Nationalities 65
 
Religious Sisters Chinese 436

797

Other Nationalities 361
 
Seminarians, Novices & Religious Students   Diocesan Macau Men's Institutes Women's Institutes  
Philosophy Students 9 1 11 0 21
Theology Students 16 6 26 0 48
University Students 2 0 0 0 2
Seminarians in junior or special courses 36 0 0 0 36
Novices 0 0 0 38 38
Aspirants & Postulants 0 0 72 13 85
 
Education [Top]
Catholic Schools Kindergarten 47

283

Primary 124
Secondary & Middle 75
Industrial & Commercial 14
Night Schools 23
Diocesan Schools 92, Men's Religious Institutes 33, Women's Religious Institutes 54, Others 104.
 
No. of Pupils   Catholic Non-Catholic    
Kindergarten 1,573 13,170 14,743

243,857

Primary 20,102 128,374 148,476
Secondary & Middle 12,636 50,880 63,516
Industrial & Commercial 2,026 5,189 7,215
Night Schools 1,818 8,089 9,907
  38,155 205,702  
 
Teachers Priests 204

7,335

Brothers 86
Sisters 232
Men 2,370
Women 4,443
Catholic: 3,799;  Non-Catholic: 3,014.
 
Social Service [Top]
Caritas Family Service 6
Casework Service Centres 5
St. Vincent de Paul Conferences 21
Hostels for Students & Working Persons 11
Hospitals 6
Maternity Homes 1
Medical & Dental Clinics 25
Mobile Clinics 2
Residential Nurseries 4
Day Nurseries 19
Children Play Centres 4
Social Centres 6
Vocational Training Courses 6
Homes for the Aged 2
Homes & School for the Blind 2
Training Centre for Disabled 2
Play Centres 4
Holiday Camps & Recreational Centres 11
Scouts Groups 55
Girl Guides 30
Brownies Groups 22