Number of judges reached 899 persons in 2016 in Slovenia, according to the United Nations. This is 1.32 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of judges in Slovenia reached an all time high of 1,083 persons in 2007 and an all time low of 528 persons in 1995. When compared to Slovenia's main peers, number of judges in Austria amounted to 2,508 persons and 1,830 persons in Croatia in 2016.
Slovenia has been ranked 14th within the group of 24 countries we follow in terms of number of judges, 16 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.