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Appellate Court Total Caseload Statistics

Total All Districts of Appellate Court Criminal and Civil Caseload Statistics

Civil & Criminal Caseloads Civil** Filed Civil** Disposed Criminal Filed Criminal Disposed
2019 3,239 3,219 2,546 2,884
2018 3,113 3,378 2,563 2,787
2017 3,410 3,490 2,812 2,810
2016 3,586 3,890 3,125 3,078
2015 4,002 4,253 3,331 3,425

** Totals do not include Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission Cases
Source: 2019 Annual Report of the Supreme Court of Illinois

Total Pending Caseload* All Case Categories FiledDisposed
2019 5,7856,103
2018 5,6766,165
2017 6,2226,300
2016 6,8357,120
2015 7,4527,609

* Beginning in 2017, totals do not include Illinois Worker’s Compensation Commission Cases
Source: 2019 Annual Report of the Supreme Court of Illinois