Distribution of judges and presiding justices of the peace

RegionJudgePresiding justice of the peace
Abitibi-Témiscamingue––Eeyou Istchee–Nunavik122
Bas-St-Laurent–Côte-Nord–Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine174
Estrie182
Laval–Laurentides–Lanaudière–Labelle455
Mauricie–Bois-Francs–Centre-du-Québec132
Montérégie416
Montréal9510
Outaouais152
Québec–Chaudière-Appalaches424
Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean102
Total308139

1 Including opened positions but not yet filled. Distribution by region is the number of positions allocated in a region, but not necessarily the number of judges serving in that region, since some have been designated to management positions (e.g. Associate Chief Judge) and continue to be counted where they were appointed judges.

* October 2020

Evolution of the proportion women/men among all Court of Québec judges and presiding justices of the peace as of December 31

 Women%Men%Total
201212441 %18059 %304
201313442 %18358 %317
201414145 %17555 %316
201514445 %17655 %320
201614947 %17053 %319
201716348 %17952 %342
201816649 %17451 %340
201916849 %17351 %341
202016949 %17351 %342
2021*17250 %17050 %342

* as of February 28

Evolution of the proportion women/men among Court of Québec judges as of December 31

 Women%Men%Total
201210640 %16260 %268
201311641 %16659 %282
201412243 %15957 %281
201512544 %16156 %286
201612745 %15455 %281
201714147 %16253 %303
201814348 %15852 %301
201914448 %15852 %302
202014648 %15852 %304
2021*14849 %15651 %304

* as of February 28

Evolution of the proportion women/men among Court of Québec presiding justices of the peace as of December 31

 Women%Men%Total
20121850 %1850 %36
20131851 %1749 %35
20141954 %1646 %35
20151956 %1544 %34
20162258 %1642 %38
20172256 %1744 %39
20182359 %1641 %39
20192462 %1538 %39
20202361 %1539 %38
2021*2463 %1437 %38

* as of February 28