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
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