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Emerging markets Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Share of prison capacity filled

DEFINITION: The percentage of the offical prison capacity filled. This is obtained by comparing the number of prisoners in a nation to the offical capacity of the nation's prison system. Data for 2003.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Thailand 230.8% 2003
2 Pakistan 222.5% 2003
3 South Africa 159.4% 2003
4 Philippines 156.4% 2003
5 Hungary 147.7% 2003
6 Peru 137.8% 2003
=7 Colombia 136.5% 2003
=7 India 136.5% 2003
9 Chile 134.3% 2003
10 Brazil 133.8% 2003
11 Indonesia 128.9% 2003
12 Mexico 123.6% 2003
13 Malaysia 122.5% 2003
14 Argentina 119.9% 2003
15 Poland 116.4% 2003
16 Romania 115.3% 2003
17 Venezuela 97.2% 2003
18 Estonia 94.2% 2003
19 Turkey 91.1% 2003
20 Bulgaria 91% 2003
21 Russia 90.2% 2003
22 Ukraine 90% 2003
23 Latvia 86.4% 2003
24 Lithuania 84.2% 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Share of prison capacity filled. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Centre for Prison Studies - World Prison Brief. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Crime/Prisoners/Share-of-prison-capacity-filled

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