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Europe 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 Russia 5.83 prisoners 2002
2 Belarus 5.19 prisoners 2002
3 Ukraine 4.12 prisoners 2002
4 Latvia 3.63 prisoners 2002
5 Estonia 3.36 prisoners 2002
6 Lithuania 3.19 prisoners 2002
7 Moldova 3.01 prisoners 2002
8 Azerbaijan 2.34 prisoners 2002
9 Romania 2.2 prisoners 2002
10 Poland 2.1 prisoners 2002
11 Czech Republic 1.83 prisoners 2002
12 Hungary 1.76 prisoners 2002
13 Georgia 1.47 prisoners 2002
14 Slovakia 1.44 prisoners 2002
15 Spain 1.43 prisoners 2002
16 Portugal 1.34 prisoners 2002
17 United Kingdom 1.33 prisoners 2002
18 Cyprus 1.28 prisoners 2002
19 Bulgaria 1.26 prisoners 2002
20 Netherlands 1.05 prisoners 2002
21 Austria 1 prisoners 2002
22 Turkey 0.985 prisoners 2002
23 Italy 0.974 prisoners 2002
24 Armenia 0.941 prisoners 2002
25 France 0.922 prisoners 2002
26 Germany 0.908 prisoners 2002
27 Andorra 0.851 prisoners 2002
28 Belgium 0.833 prisoners 2002
29 Greece 0.805 prisoners 2002
30 Luxembourg 0.764 prisoners 2002
31 Malta 0.715 prisoners 2002
32 Switzerland 0.684 prisoners 2002
33 Sweden 0.663 prisoners 2002
34 Finland 0.66 prisoners 2002
35 Norway 0.642 prisoners 2002
36 Denmark 0.639 prisoners 2002
37 Croatia 0.588 prisoners 2002
38 Slovenia 0.551 prisoners 2002
39 Liechtenstein 0.532 prisoners 2002
40 Albania 0.469 prisoners 2002
41 Monaco 0.398 prisoners 2002
42 Iceland 0.362 prisoners 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/Europe/Crime/Prisoners-per-1000

Europe Compared by Crime > Prisoners per 1000

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