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05. Criminal Justice System
17. Professional Judges or Magistrates (rate)
“PROFESSIONAL JUDGES OR MAGISTRATES (RATE)” may be understood as the rate, per 100,000 inhabitants, of both full-time and part-time officials as at December 31 authorized to hear civil, criminal and other cases, including in appeal courts, and to make dispositions in a court of law. Please also include authorized associate judges and magistrates.
[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016]


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina20124.91 
Bahamas20108.96 
Barbados20148.45 
Belize20062.78 
Bolivia200610.30 
Brazil20138.20 
Canada20068.40 
Chile201410.40 
Colombia201410.09 
Costa Rica201427.07 
Dominica20099.46 
Dominican Republic20116.72 
Ecuador20041.02 
El Salvador201385.00 
Grenada------ 
Guatemala20090.67 
Guyana20130.66 
Haiti------ 
Honduras20139.61 
Jamaica20143.49 
Mexico20144.35 
Nicaragua20101.17 
Panama20148.33 
Paraguay201411.74 
Peru20142.89 
Saint Kitts and Nevis20094.00 
Saint Lucia20091.74 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines200910.09 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago20146.72 
United States20130.74 
Uruguay------ 
Venezuela20056.86 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas20120.00 
02. Caribbean20120.00 
03. Central America20120.00 
04. North America20120.00 
05. South America20120.00 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).