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Former Spanish colonies 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 Honduras 207.6% 2003
2 Dominican Republic 175.3% 2003
3 El Salvador 167.5% 2003
4 Bolivia 162.5% 2003
5 Philippines 156.4% 2003
6 Paraguay 151% 2003
7 Uruguay 150.8% 2003
8 Panama 144.7% 2003
9 Peru 137.8% 2003
10 Colombia 136.5% 2003
11 Chile 134.3% 2003
12 Mexico 123.6% 2003
13 Argentina 119.9% 2003
14 Ecuador 115% 2003
15 Nicaragua 113% 2003
16 Guatemala 112.9% 2003
17 Costa Rica 109.6% 2003
18 Venezuela 97.2% 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/Former-Spanish-colonies/Crime/Prisoners/Share-of-prison-capacity-filled

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