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Former Spanish colonies Compared by Crime > Prisoners per 1000

DEFINITION: Total persons incarcerated. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Panama 3.26 prisoners 2002
2 Chile 2.32 prisoners 2002
3 Uruguay 2.13 prisoners 2002
4 Costa Rica 2.08 prisoners 2002
5 El Salvador 1.84 prisoners 2002
6 Honduras 1.77 prisoners 2002
7 Mexico 1.62 prisoners 2002
8 Dominican Republic 1.55 prisoners 2002
9 Nicaragua 1.37 prisoners 2002
10 Colombia 1.31 prisoners 2002
11 Argentina 1.2 prisoners 2002
12 Peru 1.03 prisoners 2002
13 Bolivia 0.94 prisoners 2002
14 Philippines 0.869 prisoners 2002
15 Venezuela 0.76 prisoners 2002
16 Paraguay 0.734 prisoners 2002
17 Guatemala 0.706 prisoners 2002
18 Ecuador 0.635 prisoners 2002
19 Cuba 0.0 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Prisoners per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", The Eighth United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (2002) (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Centre for International Crime Prevention). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-Spanish-colonies/Crime/Prisoners-per-1000

Former Spanish colonies Compared by Crime > Prisoners per 1000

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