Tunxi (or Tunki) is the seat of the Latin Catholic Apostolic prefecture (a pre-diocesan jurisdiction, not entitled to a Titular Bishop of Tunxi / Tunkien(sis) (Latin adjective), which depends on the missionary Roman. It was established on 1937.02.22 on territory split off from the then Apostolic Vicariate of Wuhu 蕪湖 (now a Diocese). No statistics available. It has been vacant indefinitely without Apostolic administrator (possibly dormant) since the death of its only incumbent :
Father José Fogued y Gil (扶植義), Claretians (C.M.F.) (born in Spain) (1937.04.24 – death 1954.01.24).