Court Remands as a Percentage of New Court Cases Filed

Longitudinal report detailing the numbers and percentages of court remand actions received during each of Fiscal Years 2010 – 2016 as compared to the total number of new court cases filed during those same years. Court remand actions are those that the court returns to the Appeals Council (AC) for further action.

For FY 2016, this report has a listing for the normal 52 week fiscal year (9/26/2015 – 9/23/2016) and a second listing to include the extra 53rd week (9/26/2015 – 9/30/2016). Most fiscal years have just 52 weeks, however, FY 2016 had 53 weeks, which is an anomaly that occurs every five or six years.

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  FY 2010 FY 2011 FY 2012 FY 2013 FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016
(52 Weeks)
FY 2016
(53 Weeks)
Court Remands 6,072 6,223 6,626 6,993 8,768 8,646 9,202 9,489
New Court Cases Filed 12,256 14,236 16,422 18,779 18,503 18,399 17,864 18,239
Percentage 49.54% 43.71% 40.35% 37.24% 47.39% 46.99% 51.51% 52.03%

 

Disclaimer: These data are being made publicly available for research purposes. Any findings and conclusions derived from analyses of these data are attributable to the researcher(s) and do not reflect those of the Social Security Administration.