Number of events in active civil court cases, by type of event, Canada and selected provinces and territories1

Frequency: Annual

Table: 35-10-0115-01 (formerly CANSIM 259-0014)

Geography: Canada, Province or territory

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This table displays the results of Number of events in active civil court cases, by type of event, Canada and selected provinces and territories.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Type of event (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Geography, Row 2 is Level of court, Row 3 is Type of case, Row 4 is Reference period.
Canada (map)2 3
Total civil court cases
Total cases
Type of event2014 / 20152015 / 20162016 / 20172017 / 20182018 / 2019
Number
Total events 4 7,333,8757,290,4307,317,1327,338,1817,397,893
Initiation events 5 470,622479,235473,608467,123469,033
Process events 3 6 5,551,9615,520,5005,579,5475,591,1945,649,218
Document filing 7 8 4,157,0174,181,6084,288,3734,346,6754,399,731
Pre-trial hearing 9 462,372453,441455,423437,918433,340
Referral 10 19,11317,63922,30622,15222,548
Trial ready 11 96,42890,68186,96879,30180,380
Adjournment 12 487,374459,089432,025415,332425,850
Trial hearing 13 14 73,33871,21966,44062,07161,773
Other process event type 15 256,319246,823228,012227,745225,596
Disposition events 3 16 1,311,2921,290,6951,263,9771,279,8641,279,642
Settled by parties 17 18 16,38916,63215,96714,94014,269
Withdrawn or abandoned 19 44,94443,08452,94053,76752,355
Dismissed or discontinued 20 81,92757,80256,35978,20274,260
Consent judgment 17 21 59,11259,86762,57365,66769,151
Default judgment 22 42,12541,79342,09939,76038,386
Judgment 23 912,378899,588865,348861,685866,483
Other disposition event type 24 154,417171,929168,691165,843164,738

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/3510011501-eng

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