§ 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.