- Cardinal Timothy Dolan of United States: 6
- Cardinal Marc Ouellet of Canada: 0
- Cardinal Peter Turkson of Ghana: 0
- Cardinal Angelo Scola of Italy: 0
- Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco of Italy: 0
- Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi of Italy: 0
- Cardinal Odilo Pedro Scherer of Brazil: 0
- Cardinal Joao Braz de Aviz of Brazil: 0
- Cardinal Leonardo Sandri of Argentina: 0
- Cardinal Oscar Andres Rodriguez Maradiaga of Honduras: 1
- Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of the Philippines: 0
- Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin: 0
- Other: 3
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