Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 1 August 2018:
Priests: 460 total priests
254 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry
251 Diocesan Active
3 Released from Diocesan Assignment
98 Diocesan priests who are retired.
9 Other (4 Administrative Leave, 3 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)
82 Religious Order priests
17 Extern Priest (priests studying or living in the diocese not incardinated)
13 Extern Priest Active 4 Extern Priest Retired
254 Diocesan Priest Active 98 Diocesan Priest Retired
72 Religious Priests Active 10 Religious Order Priests Retired
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