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Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 6 December 2018:

Priests: 460 total priests

247 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry

                       244 Diocesan Active
                           3 Released from Diocesan Assignment

 97 Diocesan priests who are retired.

 15  Other (5 Administrative Leave, 8 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)

 83  Religious Order priests

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

                               13 Extern Priest Active              5  Extern Priest Retired

                             247 Diocesan Priest Active        97  Diocesan Priest Retired
                               73 Religious Priests Active       10  Religious Order Priests Retired

Permanent Deacons:

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

140 Diocesan Deacons in active ministry.

  54 Retired Deacons

    8 Extern Deacons

    4 Released from Diocesan Assignment Deacons

    1 Religious Deacon

    2 Other

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