Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 17 January 2017:
Priests: 462 total priests
256 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry
253 Diocesan Active
3 Released from Diocesan Assignment
97 Diocesan priests who are retired.
13 Other (5 Administrative Leave, 6 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)
79 Religious Order priests
17 Extern Priest (priests studying or living in the diocese not incardinated)
13 Extern Priest Active 4 Extern Priest Retired
257 Diocesan Priest Active 96 Diocesan Priest Retired
69 Religious Priests Active 10 Religious Order Priests Retired
211 Total Permanent Deacons serving and/or residing in the Diocese of Cleveland.
145 Diocesan Deacons in active ministry.
54 Retired Deacons
7 Extern Deacons
4 Released from Diocesan Assignment Deacons
1 Religious Deacon