Applications allocated to a judicial formation (ECtHR) per 10,000 inhabitants, by EU Member State

This figure shows the per capital allocation by state from 2009 to 2014.

In general terms the number of applications by state stabilised.


The EU Member States had a combined population of approximately 508 million inhabitants on 1 January 2015. The average number of applications allocated per 10,000 inhabitants was 0.74 in 2015. (Source: Eurostat, 2015)

‘Applications’ refers to complaints lodged to the ECtHR, which the court has not yet decided are admissible or not.

Source: Data extracted from ECtHR Annual Reports 2014-15

The information on this page is up to date as of 1 January 2016.