Number of judges reached 2,840 persons in 2015 in Hungary, according to the United Nations. This is 0.035 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of judges in Hungary reached an all time high of 2,919 persons in 2009 and an all time low of 2,404 persons in 2000. When compared to Hungary's main peers, number of judges in Austria amounted to 2,482 persons, 3,018 persons in Czech Republic, 9,964 persons in Poland and 1,337 persons in Slovakia in 2015.
Hungary has been ranked 17th within the group of 67 countries we follow in terms of number of judges, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A judge is a person who presides over court proceedings, either alone or as part of a panel of judges.