Publication - Statistics

Civil justice statistics in Scotland: 2018-2019

Published: 7 Apr 2020
Safer Communities Directorate
Part of:
Law and order, Statistics

The 2018-2019 civil justice statistics in Scotland release includes main statistics tables, figures and supplementary statistics tables.

Table A7: Count of craves on Personal Injury cases initiated in the sheriff courts, 2018-19

Crave Count
Damages 8,396
Payment of money 165
Expenses 137
Provisional damages 112
Other 93
Declarator 2
No crave sought 2
Implement 1
Intimation to interested party 1
Total craves count 8,909
Total writs1 8,620

1. Total writs do not equal to total sheriff court and Sheriff Personal Injury Court cases due to the craves data being extracted at a later date. 

Since data comes from a 'live' case management system, data extracted on different dates maybe subject to change.