Number of judges reached 5,720 persons in 2015 in France, according to the United Nations. This is 0.900 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of judges in France reached an all time high of 8,263 persons in 2002 and an all time low of 5,669 persons in 2014. When compared to France's main peers, number of judges in Belgium amounted to 2,455 persons, 10,651 persons in Italy and 5,366 persons in Spain in 2015.
France has been ranked 7th within the group of 67 countries we follow in terms of number of judges.
A judge is a person who presides over court proceedings, either alone or as part of a panel of judges.