ANNUAL REPORT OF THE IACHR 2006
5. Total number of cases and petitions being processed by country.
This graph includes the total number of cases and petitions pending before the Commission and their breakdown by OAS member state in descending order by country.
6. Total number of cases and petitions being processed by year.
The preceding chart shows the total number of cases and petitions being processed by the Commission in the past ten years.
7. Total number of Precautionary measures granted by country during 2006.
The preceding graph shows the number of precautionary measures granted by country during the year 2006.
8. Total number of precautionary measures granted by year.
The preceding table shows the total number and variation in the figure corresponding to precautionary measures granted by the IACHR in the past ten years. The number of precautionary measures granted does not necessarily reflect the number of persons protected when measures are adopted, since, on many occasions, several persons or entire communities receive protection.
9. Total number of admissibility/inadmissibility reports published.
The chart shows the figures corresponding to admissibility and inadmissibility reports published in the past ten years. These reports reflect the final decision of the IACHR on fulfillment of the admissibility requirements of petitions.
10. Total number of reports published on merits by year.
The graph illustrates the variation in the total number of reports on the merits of individual cases approved and published in the past ten years. The figures include reports in which the IACHR has rendered a decision on the alleged violation of the American Convention by the states parties and of the American Declaration by member states that have not yet ratified the Convention. It should be pointed out that a report on the merits of a case may include decisions on several individual cases that have been previously processed individually.