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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

Permanent Deacons:

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

    2 Other

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