HC Deb 28 March 1984 vol 57 c172W
Mr. Peter Bruinvels

asked the Attorney-General what was the average age in 1983 of male and female justices of the peace; and if he will give a breakdown of their numbers by sex.

The Attorney-General

In 1983 there were 14,945 male and 10,833 female justices of the peace in England and Wales. Their average age cannot be ascertained except at undue cost.