General statistics

The following information is taken from the archdiocesan Directory and Yearbook. (Unless otherwise noted, all statistics are current as of October 1, 2017.)

Clergy

  • Archbishop - 1
  • Diocesan Priests - 150
  • Deacons - 61
  • Priests from Other Dioceses - 19
  • Deacons from Other Dioceses - 3
  • Section Total - 234

Priests of Religious Orders

  • Benedictine Monks (OSB) - Saint Meinrad Archabbey
    • Mitered Archabbot - 1
    • Archbishop Emeritus - 1
    • Priests - 45
  • Conventual Franciscan Friars (OFM Conv) - 23
  • Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate (FI) - 1
  • Franciscan Friars (OFM)
    • Albuquerque Province - 1
    • Cincinnati Province - 4
    • St. Louis Province - 3
  • Glenmary Home Missioners (GHM) - 1
  • Missionaries of the Precious Blood (CPPS) - 1
  • Order of Preachers - 3
  • Jesuits (SJ) - 5
  • Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter (FSSP) - 2
  • Society of the Divine Savior (SDS) - 2
  • Society of the Divine Word (SVD) - 2
  • Section Total - 95

Total Number of Clergy in the Archdiocese: 329

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Churches

  • Parishes - 122
  • Missions - 7
  • Total - 129

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Parish Statistics

  • Population of Archdiocese (2010 Census) - 2,621,455
  • Catholic Population (as of June 30, 2015) - 221,569

Receptions into the Church

  • Infant Baptisms - 3,285
  • Minor and Adult Baptisms - 869
  • Received into Full Communion - 467
  • Total - 4,621

Marriages

  • Catholic - 648
  • Interfaith - 297

Burials

  • Total - 1,953

Catholic Colleges

  • Marian University (Coeducational) - 3,429
    Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg
  • St. Mary-of-the-Woods College (Women) - 1,067
    Sisters of Providence
  • Total colleges - 2
  • Total students - 4,496

Catholic High Schools

  • Indianapolis
    • Brebeuf Preparatory - 820
    • Cathedral - 1,180
    • Bishop Chatard - 774
    • Cardinal Ritter Jr./Sr. - 663
    • Providence Cristo Rey - 264
    • Roncalli - 1,233
    • Father Thomas Scecina Memorial - 459
  • Clarksville
    • Our Lady of Providence Jr./Sr. - 443
  • Madison
    • Father Michael Shawe Jr./Sr. - 160
  • Oldenburg
    • Oldenburg Academy of the Immaculate Conception - 208
  • Richmond
    • Seton Catholic Jr./Sr. High School - 154
  • Total schools - 11
  • Total High School Students - 6,358
  • Private School
    • Lumen Christi (PreK-12) - 71

Catholic Elementary Schools

  • Total - 56
  • Total Grade School Students (PK-8) - 17,379
  • (As of September 20, 2017)

Out-of-School Religious Education

  • Participants in Religious Education P-12 - 13,297
  • Participants in Adult Religious Education - 15,405
  • Total - 28,702
  • (As of October 5, 2017)

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Men Religious

  • Order of St. Benedict (OSB)
    • Priests - 45
    • Brothers - 27
  • Franciscans of the Immaculate (FI)
    • Priests - 1
    • Brothers - 3
  • Glenmary Home Missioners (GHM)
    • Priests - 1
  • Missionaries of the Precious Blood (CPPS)
    • Priests - 1
  • Order of Friars Minor Conventual (OFM Conv)
    • Priests - 23
    • Brothers - 7
  • Order of Friars Minor (OFM) Albuquerque Province
    • Priests - 1
  • Order of Friars Minor (OFM) Cincinnati Province
    • Priests - 4
  • Order of Friars Minor (OFM) St. Louis Province
    • Priests - 4
    • Brothers - 3
  • Order of Preachers (OP)
    • Priests - 3
  • Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter (FSSP)
    • Priests - 2
  • Society of Jesus (SJ)
    • Priests - 5
  • Society of the Divine Savior (SDS)
    • Priests - 2
  • Society of the Divine Word (SVD)
    • Priests - 2
  • Total of Religious Men - 134

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Women Religious

  • Sisters of St. Benedict (OSB), Beech Grove - 57
  • Sisters of St. Benedict (OSB), Ferdinand - 6
  • Congregation of St. Joseph (CSJ) - 2
  • Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Cross (CSC) - 1
  • Congregation of the Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis (OSF), Oldenburg - 150
  • Daughters of Mary Mother of Mercy (DMMM) - 7
  • Discalced Carmelites (OCD), Oldenburg - 5
  • Discalced Carmelites (OCD), Terre Haute - 18
  • Dominican Sisters (OP), Adrian Dominicans - 1
  • Dominican Sisters (OP), Houston Dominicans - 1
  • Franciscan Religious of Our Lady of Refuge (RFR) - 3
  • Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (FIH) - 12
  • Little Sisters of the Poor (LSP) - 9
  • Missionaries of Charity (MC) - 5
  • Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Africa (MSOLA) - 1
  • New Evangelization Sisters of Mother of Perpetual Help (NES) - 2
  • Servants of the Gospel of Life (SGL) - 1
  • Sisters of Charity of Nazareth (SCN) - 1
  • Sisters of Loretto at the Foot of the Cross (SL) - 1
  • Sisters of Notre Dame (SND) - 1
  • Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SP) - 183
  • Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration (OSF) - 4
  • Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet (CSJ) - 3
  • Total of Religious Women (living/working in the Archdiocese) - 483

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Charitable

  • Emergency Shelters - 2
  • Homes for the Aged - 2
  • Pregnancy and Adoption Services - 2

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