Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 7 September 2018:
Priests: 457 total priests
251 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry
248 Diocesan Active
3 Released from Diocesan Assignment
96 Diocesan priests who are retired.
12 Other (5 Administrative Leave, 5 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)
81 Religious Order priests
17 Extern Priest (priests studying or living in the diocese not incardinated)
13 Extern Priest Active 4 Extern Priest Retired
251 Diocesan Priest Active 96 Diocesan Priest Retired
72 Religious Priests Active 9 Religious Order Priests Retired
209 Total Permanent Deacons serving and/or residing in the Diocese of Cleveland.
140 Diocesan Deacons in active ministry.
55 Retired Deacons
7 Extern Deacons
4 Released from Diocesan Assignment Deacons
1 Religious Deacon