Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 14 March 2017:
Priests: 459 total priests
252 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry
249 Diocesan Active
3 Released from Diocesan Assignment
98 Diocesan priests who are retired.
14 Other (5 Administrative Leave, 7 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)
79 Religious Order priests
16 Extern Priest (priests studying or living in the diocese not incardinated)
12 Extern Priest Active 4 Extern Priest Retired
252 Diocesan Priest Active 98 Diocesan Priest Retired
69 Religious Priests Active 10 Religious Order Priests Retired
209 Total Permanent Deacons serving and/or residing in the Diocese of Cleveland.
144 Diocesan Deacons in active ministry.
53 Retired Deacons
7 Extern Deacons
4 Released from Diocesan Assignment Deacons
1 Religious Deacon