The name of the Archbishop of Raipur is Most Rev. Victor Henry Thakur.
Archdiocese of Raipur is situated at the Central India, comprising of 14 Districts out of the 27 of the State of Chhattisgarh but has a small Catholic Population. It was established a Prefecture in 1964 and a Diocese in 1973. It consists of the Civil Districts of Kabirdham (Kawardha), Rajnandgaon, Balod, Durg, Bemetara, Dhamtari, Gariaband, Raipur, Mahasamund, Bilaspur, Mungeli,Korba, Janjgir-Champa. The languages spoken are Hindi, Chhattisgarhi, Oriya, Telgu, Tamil and Malayalam. There are good number of Parishes and Mission Stations in the rural areas.
|Area||60,819 Sq. Kms|
|Types of People||Gonds, Adivasis, Satnamis, Oriyas, Telgus, a small group of people of Tamil origin, Keralites, and Anglo-Indians|
|Parishes & Stations||71|
|Congregations of Sisters||28|
|Number of Convents||66|
|Diocesan Minor Seminary||01|
|Higher Secondary Schools||12|
|Homes for the Disabled||03|
|Village S. Welfare Centres||22|
|Boardings for School Goers||17|
|Hostel for College Girls||05|
|Retired Priests' Home||01|
|Social Welfare Trg. Centres||03|