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05. Criminal Justice System
16. Professional Judges or Magistrates
“PROFESSIONAL JUDGES OR MAGISTRATES” means both full-time and part-time professionals 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------ 
Argentina20122,019 
Bahamas201031 
Barbados201424 
Belize20068 
Bolivia2006963 
Brazil201316,429 
Canada20062,743 
Chile20141,848 
Colombia20144,822 
Costa Rica20141,288 
Dominica20097 
Dominican Republic2011674 
Ecuador2004132 
El Salvador2014669 
Grenada------ 
Guatemala2014724 
Guyana201318 
Haiti------ 
Honduras2014852 
Jamaica201497 
Mexico20145,457 
Nicaragua201068 
Panama2014322 
Paraguay2014769 
Peru2014896 
Saint Kitts and Nevis20092 
Saint Lucia20093 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines200911 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago201491 
United States20142,376 
Uruguay------ 
Venezuela20051,822 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas------ 
02. Caribbean------ 
03. Central America------ 
04. North America------ 
05. South America------ 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).