Table 8.1 : CASES DEALT BY JUDICIAL COURTS IN MALE' AND ISLANDS, 2002 - 2011
  2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 12,390 11,317 10,776 12,107 14,084 13,820 12,921 15,997 15,036 14,710
Juvenile court 136 210 184 86 154 103 62 105 211 123
Family court 1,302 1,332 1,401 1,865 2,034 1,981 2,032 2089 2,044 1,996
Criminal court 1,700 1,071 798 949 1,643 2,002 1,460 2334 1,433 1,036
Civil court 2,292 1,953 1,618 1,940 2,119 1,958 2,181 2754 2,493 2,262
Magistrate Courts 6,960 6,751 6,775 7,267 8,134 7,776 7,186 8661 8,747 9,178
Hulhu Male' na na na na na na na 54 108 115
Percentage share                    
Juvenile court 1.1 1.9 1.7 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.5 0.7 1.4 0.8
Family court 10.5 11.8 13.0 15.4 14.4 14.3 15.7 13.1 13.6 13.6
Criminal court 13.7 9.5 7.4 7.8 11.7 14.5 11.3 14.6 9.5 7.0
Civil court 18.5 17.3 15.0 16.0 15.0 14.2 16.9 17.2 16.6 15.4
Magistrate Courts 56.2 59.7 62.9 60.0 57.8 56.3 55.6 54.1 58.2 62.4
% Change over previous year 7 -9 -5 12 16 -2 -7 24 -6 -2
Juvenile court 27 54 -12 -53 79 -33 -40 69 101 -42
Family court 58 2 5 33 9 -3 3 3 -2 -2
Criminal court 3 -37 -25 19 73 22 -27 60 -39 -28
Civil court 0 -15 -17 20 9 -8 11 26 -9 -9
Magistrate Courts 4 -3 0 7 12 -4 -8 21 1 5
Source: Department of Judicial Administration