Below are the statistics of those in ministry in the Diocese of Cleveland as of 17 October 2017:
Priests: 467 total priests
253 Diocesan Priests in Active Ministry
250 Diocesan Active
3 Released from Diocesan Assignment
100 Diocesan priests who are retired.
13 Other (5 Administrative Leave, 6 Leave of Absence, 2 Priest Prayer & Penance)
85 Religious Order priests
16 Extern Priest (priests studying or living in the diocese not incardinated)
12 Extern Priest Active 4 Extern Priest Retired
254 Diocesan Priest Active 100 Diocesan Priest Retired
75 Religious Priests Active 10 Religious Order Priests Retired
209 Total Permanent Deacons serving and/or residing in the Diocese of Cleveland.
143 Diocesan Deacons in active ministry.
54 Retired Deacons
7 Extern Deacons
4 Released from Diocesan Assignment Deacons
1 Religious Deacon