Statistics of the Diocese of Hong Kong
香港教區教務統計
31 August 1984 to 1 September 1985

 
Catholic Population & Churches Clergy & Religious Education Social Service
 
Catholic Population & Churches [Top]
Catholic Population Hong Kong 95,964

267,249

Kowloon 127,739
New Territories 43,546
 
Parishes Hong Kong 13

53

Kowloon 23
New Territories 17
Of these Parishes, 23 are under the direction of the Diocesan Clergy; 29 under direction of Institutes Priests; 1 in the care of professed Women Religious.
 
Rectories Kowloon 1

3

New Territories 2
All under direction of Institutes Priests.
 
Places for Religious Services Churches 36

111

Chapels 30
Halls 45
 
Baptisms Up to 1 year old 1,323

4,835

From 1 to 7 years old 1,237
Over 7 years old 2,275
 
Confirmations

3,625

 
Marriages Contracted Between Catholics 394

2,158

With a non-Catholic 1,764
 
Catechumens Children 1,824

4,362

Men 947
Women 1,591
 
Catechists   Sisters Men Women    
Paid 27 14 38 79

549

Voluntary   470
 
Clergy & Religious [Top]
Bishops

3

 
Clergy Diocesan Clergy Chinese 73 74

352

Other Nationalities 1
Priests of Institutes Chinese 70 278
Other Nationalities 208
 
Religious Brothers Chinese 30

71

Other Nationalities 41
 
Religious Sisters Chinese 438

738

Other Nationalities 300
 
Seminarians   Diocesan Macau
Diocesan
Institutes    
Theology Students 7 1 10 18

36

Philosophy Students 9 0 6 15
Orientation Course  2 1 0 3
 
Novices, Aspirants & Postulants   Men's Institutes Women's Institutes  
Novices 1 22 23
Aspirants 5 0 5
Postulants 0 16 16
 
Education [Top]
Catholic Schools Kindergarten 54

300

Primary 107
Secondary & Middle 77
Prevocational 7
Vocational 12
Adult Education (Day / Night) 15
Evening 20
Special for Mentally Handicapped 8
Of these Schools, 102 are run by the Diocese, 40 by caritas, 52 by Men Congregations, 92 by Women Congregations, 14 by the Laity.
 
No. of Pupils Kindergarten 19,946

321,173

Primary 135,771
Secondary & Middle 77,393
Prevocational 4,982
Vocational 9,747
Adult Education (Day / Night) 7,818
Evening 64,758
Special for Mentally Handicapped 758
Catholics 33,382.
 
Teachers Priests 79

10,386

Brothers 189
Sisters 45
Men 3,548
Women 6,525
Catholics 3,886.
 
Social Service [Top]
Caritas Social Centres   16
Hospitals Beds: 3,063; Patients: 101,672 6
Clinics & Out-Patient Department Cases attended: 931,645 16
Children's Day-Care Centres Boys: 1,876; Girls: 1,424 18
Homes for Girl's Inmates: 376 4
Home for the Aged Inmates: 831 23
Centres for the Elderly 4,282 12
Rehabilitation Service Centre Cared for people: 1,593 6
Hostels Boarders: 1,423 13