Publication - Statistics

Civil Justice Statistics in Scotland 2014-15

Published: 18 Mar 2016
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9781786521040

The 2014-15 Civil Justice in Scotland release includes: 1. MAIN STATISTICS TABLES (compromising tables that appear in this bulletin) 2. DIVORCE & DISSOLUTION STATISTICS TABLES (further breakdowns on divorce & dissolution) 3. SUPPLEMENTARY STATISTICS TABLES (additional statistics on civil law cases in sheriff courts and the Court of Session) 4. BACKGROUND DATA TABLES (an interactive dataset on civil law court cases by court, that can be used to generate user customised tables and charts)

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Contents
Civil Justice Statistics in Scotland 2014-15
Table 19: Repossession cases initiated and disposed of1 in the sheriff courts, by procedure, 2008-09 to 2014-15

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Table 19: Repossession cases initiated and disposed of1 in the sheriff courts, by procedure, 2008-09 to 2014-15

Cases Procedure 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 % change
since 2013-14
Initiated Ordinary cause 10,135 8,256 4,245 79 64 54 67 24
Commercial 0 6 4 0 0 1 0 -100
Summary application 6 4 975 6,673 5,321 4,715 3,201 -32
Total initiated 10,141 8,266 5,224 6,752 5,385 4,770 3,268 -31
Disposed Ordinary cause 7,181 6,476 5,083 253 90 74 61 -18
Commercial 1 4 1 3 0 0 1 n/a
Summary application2 0 6 489 3,987 4,003 3,386 2,597 -23
Total disposed 7,182 6,486 5,573 4,243 4,093 3,460 2,659 -23

1. Figures for initiations and disposals do not necessarily refer to the same cases.
2. The number of summary application cases disposed of is likely an underestimate.


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