Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 22 March 2018:
Priests: 459 total priests
253 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry
250 Diocesan Active
3 Released from Diocesan Assignment
96 Diocesan priests who are retired.
11 Other (4 Administrative Leave, 5 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)
84 Religious Order priests
15 Extern Priest (priests studying or living in the diocese not incardinated)
12 Extern Priest Active 3 Extern Priest Retired
253 Diocesan Priest Active 96 Diocesan Priest Retired
73 Religious Priests Active 11 Religious Order Priests Retired
210 Total Permanent Deacons serving and/or residing in the Diocese of Cleveland.
140 Diocesan Deacons in active ministry.
56 Retired Deacons
7 Extern Deacons
4 Released from Diocesan Assignment Deacons
1 Religious Deacon