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Former Spanish colonies Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Per capita

DEFINITION: Data for 2003. Number of prisoners held per 100,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Panama 354 per 100,000 people 2003
2 Costa Rica 229 per 100,000 people 2003
3 Uruguay 209 per 100,000 people 2003
4 Chile 204 per 100,000 people 2003
5 Honduras 172 per 100,000 people 2003
6 Mexico 169 per 100,000 people 2003
7 El Salvador 158 per 100,000 people 2003
8 Dominican Republic 157 per 100,000 people 2003
9 Nicaragua 143 per 100,000 people 2003
10 Colombia 126 per 100,000 people 2003
11 Argentina 107 per 100,000 people 2003
12 Peru 104 per 100,000 people 2003
13 Bolivia 102 per 100,000 people 2003
14 Philippines 94 per 100,000 people 2003
15 Venezuela 76 per 100,000 people 2003
16 Paraguay 75 per 100,000 people 2003
17 Guatemala 68 per 100,000 people 2003
18 Ecuador 59 per 100,000 people 2003
19 Cuba 0.0 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Per capita. 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/Former-Spanish-colonies/Crime/Prisoners/Per-capita

Former Spanish colonies Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Per capita

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Interesting observations about Crime > Prisoners > Per capita

  • United States ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Christian countries in 2003.
  • Russia ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Europe in 2003.
  • Belize ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Hot countries in 2003.
  • Kyrgyzstan ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Muslim countries in 2003.
  • South Africa ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2003.
  • Latvia ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst European Union in 2003.
  • Palau ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Catholic countries in 2003.
  • Ukraine ranked second for prisoners > per capita amongst Emerging markets in 2003.
  • Belarus ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Landlocked countries in 2003.
  • Panama ranked first for prisoners > per capita amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2003.
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