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Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 18 August 2017:

Priests: 468 total priests

254 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry

                       251 Diocesan Active
                           3 Released from Diocesan Assignment

100  Diocesan priests who are retired.

 13  Other (5 Administrative Leave, 6 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)

 85  Religious Order priests

 16 Extern Priest (priests studying or living in the diocese not incardinated)

                               12 Extern Priest Active              4  Extern Priest Retired

                             254 Diocesan Priest Active      100  Diocesan Priest Retired
                               75 Religious Priests Active      10  Religious Order Priests Retired

Permanent Deacons:

212 Total Permanent Deacons serving and/or residing in the Diocese of Cleveland.

144 Diocesan Deacons in active ministry.

  56 Retired Deacons

    7 Extern Deacons

    4 Released from Diocesan Assignment Deacons

    1 Religious Deacon

    2 Other

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