Crime > Prisoners Stats: compare key data on Norway & United States

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STAT Norway United States
Female 5.3%
Ranked 43th.
Ranked 9th. 60% more than Norway
Foreign prisoners 15%
Ranked 31st. 30 times more than United States
Ranked 77th.
Per capita 64 per 100,000 people
Ranked 119th.
715 per 100,000 people
Ranked 1st. 11 times more than Norway
Pre-trial detainees 22.1%
Ranked 98th. 11% more than United States
Ranked 106th.
Share of prison capacity filled 98.3%
Ranked 95th.
Ranked 126th.

SOURCES: International Centre for Prison Studies - World Prison Brief


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