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Heavily indebted countries Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Pre-trial detainees

DEFINITION: The percentage of the prison population that is being held pre-trial / on remand. Data for 2003.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Sao Tome and Principe 58.5% 2003
2 Lebanon 55.2% 2003
3 Sri Lanka 51.6% 2003
4 Dominica 43.4% 2003
5 Jordan 41.8% 2003
6 Morocco 40.7% 2003
7 France 37.4% 2003
8 Italy 37% 2003
9 Belgium 36.7% 2003
10 Malta 33.1% 2003
11 Netherlands 31.3% 2003
12 Zimbabwe 29.6% 2003
13 Greece 28.5% 2003
14 Saint Lucia 28.4% 2003
15 Austria 26.8% 2003
16 Portugal 25.8% 2003
17 Malawi 23.5% 2003
18 Barbados 22.6% 2003
19 Hungary 22.4% 2003
20 Spain 21.9% 2003
21 Saint Kitts and Nevis 21.5% 2003
22 Germany 21.2% 2003
23 Canada 21.1% 2003
24 United States 20% 2003
25 Japan 17.3% 2003
26 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 16.9% 2003
27 Israel 15.5% 2003
28 Grenada 15.2% 2003
29 Cyprus 13.2% 2003
30 Belize 12.2% 2003
31 Singapore 11.8% 2003
32 Jamaica 11.4% 2003
33 Iceland 7.1% 2003
34 Seychelles 1.3% 2003
35 Sudan 0.0 2003

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Pre-trial detainees. 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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Crime/Prisoners/Pre--trial-detainees

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Crime > Prisoners > Pre-trial detainees

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Interesting observations about Crime > Prisoners > Pre-trial detainees

  • India ranked first for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Emerging markets in 2003.
  • Paraguay ranked first for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Christian countries in 2003.
  • Turkey ranked first for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst NATO countries in 2003.
  • Luxembourg ranked first for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst European Union in 2003.
  • Andorra ranked first for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Europe in 2003.
  • Mali ranked first for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Muslim countries in 2003.
  • Haiti ranked second for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Hot countries in 2003.
  • Pakistan ranked second for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Former British colonies in 2003.
  • Lebanon ranked second for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2003.
  • Switzerland ranked second for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst High income OECD countries in 2003.
  • United States ranked second last for prisoners > pre-trial detainees amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2003.
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