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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

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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