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courts of special jurisdiction/
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2016201720162017

1 Excluding administrative fine proceedings.
2 Including family matters.
- = No figures or magnitude zero.

First-instance courts
Civil courts1,308,1351,244,6971,343,3371,260,439
Local courts986,139936,9791,020,966952,413
Regional courts321,996307,718322,371308,026
Family courts (local courts)617,859575,744651,883587,476
Criminal courts1683,304671,154675,372667,518
Local courts670,036657,774662,412654,537
Regional courts13,22213,32312,93412,933
Higher regional courts46572648
Administrative courts230,801352,331164,160203,426
Fiscal courts35,16933,64336,67534,996
Labour courts361,639330,830361,626339,794
Social courts356,562342,767367,760355,297
Public prosecution offices
At regional courts5,207,5834,884,4975,181,6704,858,212
At higher regional courts16052357175
Appellate instance
Civil courts105,61898,171106,552100,064
Regional courts49,19845,19251,06446,346
Higher regional courts49,95346,44849,26047,390
Federal Court of Justice26,4676,5316,2286,328
Family courts (higher regional courts)25,29923,05226,18623,742
Criminal courts155,63855,06154,51954,846
Regional courts46,25345,47645,28945,186
Higher regional courts5,8595,8065,8445,789
Federal Court of Justice3,5263,7793,3863,871
Higher administrative courts16,09220,82014,24918,576
Federal Finance Court2,5642,4962,7052,571
Labour courts16,57816,05417,48515,856
Regional labour courts14,27314,17815,34913,557
Federal labour courts2,3051,8762,1362,299
Social courts29,68029,15030,25229,310
Regional social courts27,14726,73227,42126,925
Federal social courts2,5332,4182,8312,385

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