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6. Criminal Justice System Personnel & Capacity
6.3.1b.x Professional Judges or Magistrates (Females, percentage)
Represents the total number of Female professional Judges or Magistrates, as a PERCENTAGE of the total number of professional Judges or Magistrates (Males & Females).
It is calculated as follows: Percentage of Female professional Judges or Magistrates (WJ) = (TNJw/TNJ)*100; where TNJw is the total number of Female Judges or Magistrates, and TNJ is the total number of Judges or Magistrates (Males & Females).
“PROFESSIONAL JUDGES OR MAGISTRATES” means both full-time and part-time professionals as at December 31 authorized to hear specifically criminal 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).]


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina201831.39 
Bahamas201955.56 
Barbados201950.00 
Belize201932.14 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil------ 
Canada------ 
Chile201951.27 
Colombia201943.44 
Costa Rica201451.79 
Dominica2017100.00 
Dominican Republic201151.34 
Ecuador------ 
El Salvador201948.03 
Grenada201980.00 
Guatemala201942.07 
Guyana201556.10 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201953.89 
Jamaica------ 
Mexico201732.08 
Nicaragua201958.92 
Panama201957.46 
Paraguay201950.32 
Peru200831.97 
Saint Kitts and Nevis200950.00 
Saint Lucia201980.00 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines201775.00 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago201558.24 
United States------ 
Uruguay------ 
Venezuela------ 
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).