Number of judges reached 10,651 persons in 2015 in Italy, according to the United Nations. This is 4.42 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of judges in Italy reached an all time high of 12,153 persons in 2005 and an all time low of 8,695 persons in 2011. When compared to Italy's main peers, number of judges in Austria amounted to 2,482 persons, 5,720 persons in France and 911 persons in Slovenia in 2015.
Italy has been ranked 3rd 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.