Quartile Analysis

April June 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

1796

34.5

51

22.6

13

15.1

1860

33.7

Civil Law

2555

49.1

100

44.2

50

58.1

2705

49.0

Criminal Law

854

16.4

75

33.2

23

26.7

952

17.3

Total

5205

100.0

226

100.0

86

100.0

5517

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