Statistical Overview

Statistical totals available as of July 1, 2013

(schools and enrollment totals as of October 1, 2012 unless noted otherwise)

Clergy in Archdiocese:
1. Diocesan Priests of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (total of lines 2, 3 & 4).............................. 523
2. Diocesan Priests on Active Assignment in Archdiocese................................................. 356
3. Diocesan Priests Working or Studying Outside Archdiocese...................................... 19
4. Retired, Sick or Absent Diocesan Priests................................................................. 148
   
5. Diocesan Priests of Other Dioceses (Externs)............................................................. 42
   
6. Religious Priests Resident in Archdiocese.................................................................... 305
   
7. Permanent Deacons in Archdiocese........................................................................... 286
   
8. Sisters......................................................................................................................... 2,543
   
9. Brothers......................................................................................................................... 97
   
10. Number of Parishes (total of lines 11, 12, 13 & 14).......................................................... 235
11. Episcopal Region I............................................................................................................ 69
12. Episcopal Region II........................................................................................................ 57
13. Episcopal Region III....................................................................................................... 38
14. Episcopal Region IV.................................................................................................. 71
   
15. Archdiocesan Seminary (total of lines 15a and 15b).............................................................. 185
15a. Seminarians Studying for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.......................................... 49
15b. Seminarians Studying for Other Dioceses................................................................ 136
   
16. Colleges and Universities.......................................................................................... 11
17. Total Full-Time and Part-Time Students........................................................................ 45,842
18. High Schools, Archdiocesan........................................................................................ 17
19. Total Students .......................................................................................................... 14,205
20. High Schools, Private................................................................................................... 18
21. Total Students..................................................................................................................... 7,484
22. Elementary Schools and Early Childhood Programs, Parochial...............................................
22b. (Elementary Schools and Early Childhood Programs, Parochial as of July 1, 2013)..............
128
128
23. Total Students............................................................................................................ 45,613
24. Elementary Schools, Private............................................................................................. 18
25. Total Students..................................................................................................... 4,966
26. Nonresidential Schools for Persons With Physical and/or Mental Disability....................... 4
27. Total Students................................................................................................................. 202
28. Parish Religious Education Program (PREP) Enrollment (Prek-12th)............................... 48,085
29. Total Enrollment: (total of lines 19, 23 & 27).................................................................. 60,020
30. Total Students Under Catholic Instruction (total of lines 15, 17, 21, 25, 28 & 29)..................... 166,582
   
31. Baptisms (total of line 31, and  563 minor and 335 adult baptisms)...................................... 12,749
32. Infant Baptisms (10,153 up to age 1 and 1,698 between 1 and 7)....................................... 11,851
   
33. Marriages (total of all marriages)...................................................................................... 3,689
   
34. Funerals....................................................................................................................... 9,827
   
35. TOTAL CATHOLIC POPULATION ........................................................................... 1,455,927
   
36. Total Population of Five County Area: U.S. Census, July 1, 2012 Estimates........................................... 4,050,793

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