Gender statistics

PostFormer
Barristers
Former
Solicitors
Total
Justice of the Supreme CourtWomen101
Men9110
Total10111
% Women10.000.009.09

Heads of Division

Women000
Men505
Total505
% Women0.000.000.00
Lord Justices of AppealWomen303
Men34034
Total37037
% Women8.110.008.11
High Court JudgesWomen16016
Men91192
Total1071108
% Women14.950.0014.81
Circuit JudgesWomen8714101
Men51366579
Total60080680
% Women14.5017.5014.85
RecordersWomen18516201
Men987451032
Total1172611233
% Women15.7826.2316.30
Judge Advocates Women101
Men718
Total819
% Women12.500.0011.11
Deputy Judge Advocates Women101
Men404
Total505
% Women20.00020.00
District Judges (County Courts)Women1793110
Men30308338
Total47401448
% Women36.1723.1924.55
Deputy District Judges (County Courts)
Women37149186
Men59395454
Total96544640
% Women38.5427.3929.06
District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts)Women132437
Men3670106
Total4994143
% Women26.5325.5325.87
Deputy District Judge (Magistrates’ Crt)Women162541
Men4466110
Total6091151
% Women26.6727.4727.15
Masters, Registrars, Costs Judges and District Judges (PRFD)Women7613
Men201535
Total272148
% Women25.9328.5727.08
Deputy Masters, Deputy Registrars, Deputy Costs Judges and Deputy District Judge (PRFD)Women23831
Men222749
Total453580
% Women51.1122.8638.75
Total: 3598

Source: Judicial Database 2010

PRFD stands for Principal Registry of the Family Division