Quartile Analysis

July - September 1999

Number of Decisions Given by the Supreme Court

According to Subject and Length of Decision

Short

Medium

Long

Total

Decision Type

N

%

N

%

N

%

N

%

High Court of Justice

1516

33.7

32

13.4

15

15.8

1563

32.3

Civil Law

2148

47.7

94

39.3

43

45.3

2285

47.3

Criminal Law

835

18.6

113

47.3

37

38.9

985

20.4

Total

4499

100.0

239

100.0

95

100.0

4833

100.0

 

The decisions include judgements given by single judges, a bench of judges and registrars.

Graph of Decisions by Length

Graph of Decisions by Subject