These statistics have been discontinued.

No new data will be produced from these statistics.

Appendix table 3. Civil matters concluded at district courts by method of instituting proceedings in 2000 to 2013

Year     Cases concluded total Short-form application, machine language Short written application Ordinary application Application for conciliation Other method of instituting proceedings
2000 145 102 70 788 65 192 7 787 - 1 335
2001 148 783 70 784 69 109 7 724 - 1 166
2002 147 910 70 481 68 137 7 965 - 1 327
2003 159 808 78 569 71 394 8 709 - 1 136
2004 151 848 68 463 73 461 8 836 - 1 088
2005    145 405 60 064 75 793 8 517 - 1 031
2006 159 136 71 813 77 941 8 277 84 1 021
2007 199 876 112 466 77 988 8 237 96 1 089
2008 230 148 143 563 76 813 8 510 99 1 163
2009 304 928 193 291 101 474 8 821 113 1 229
2010 316 126 178 941 126 687 9 232 111 1 155
2011 347 997 188 572 147 939 10 195 89 1 202
2012 422 727 286 549 125 364 9 694 102 1018
2013 441 695 307 245 123 042 10 349 96 963

Source: Justice Statistics, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heli Hiltunen 09 1734 3314, oikeus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 2.4.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Decisions by district courts in civil cases [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-2408. 2013, Appendix table 3. Civil matters concluded at district courts by method of instituting proceedings in 2000 to 2013 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.9.2020].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/koikrs/2013/koikrs_2013_2014-04-02_tau_003_en.html