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CountriesDatePersons in detentionRate in detention per 100.000Ch.
United States [+]20172,153,600662.50
-1.16%
Germany [+]201865,76279.10
-0.75%
France [+]201768,974106.40
0.57%
Japan [+]201850,57839.80
-4.78%
Spain [+]201858,883126.10
0
Italy [+]201861,131100.80
3.60%
Portugal [+]201813,021127.00
-3.86%
Greece [+]201810,654101.30
6.97%
Ireland [+]20183,96282.20
6.20%
Andorra [+]20184963.60
13.98%
United Arab Emirates [+]20149,826106.60
-1.57%
Afghanistan [+]201730,00082.70
4.03%
Antigua and Barbuda [+]2018305317.70
-1.06%
Albania [+]20185,316184.40
-6.25%
Armenia [+]20182,26676.80
-36.05%
Angola [+]201622,90779.40
-6.48%
Argentina [+]201785,283194.10
10.72%
Austria [+]20189,163103.10
2.69%
Australia [+]201842,974172.60
2.98%
Azerbaijan [+]201821,861219.70
-7.26%
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]20172,82084.10
0.60%
Barbados [+]2018850296.20
-4.27%
Bangladesh [+]201883,35051.60
-6.86%
Belgium [+]201810,07387.70
-0.57%
Burkina Faso [+]20167,67041.10
-1.44%
Bulgaria [+]20186,65194.30
-4.17%
Bahrain [+]20173,485233.30
-15.65%
Burundi [+]201810,98798.30
5.47%
Benin [+]20177,80169.80
1.60%
Brunei [+]2015565136.10
-6.07%
Bolivia [+]201818,195160.30
0
Brazil [+]2018720,888344.20
2.14%
Bahamas [+]20181,778460.60
-0.28%
Bhutan [+]20141,119155.60
1.90%
Botswana [+]20174,343197.00
-2.76%
Belarus [+]201832,556344.40
-5.28%
Belize [+]20171,297344.90
-33.13%
Canada [+]201739,578107.70
-3.93%
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]201520,55027.00
-15.34%
Central African Republic [+]201576417.00
-9.66%
Republic of the Congo [+]20141,24026.20
-19.14%
Switzerland [+]20186,60277.40
-0.26%
Ivory Coast [+]201716,12766.00
40.43%
Chile [+]201845,977245.50
-1.25%
Cameroon [+]201731,836129.60
5.71%
China [+]20161,561,086110.40
-3.16%
Colombia [+]2017114,750234.60
-4.63%
Costa Rica [+]201714,224287.40
5.55%
Cuba [+]201257,337509.30
-4.41%
Cape Verde [+]20181,567288.10
0.31%
Cyprus [+]201861952.10
3.78%
Czech Republic [+]201821,577202.30
-2.83%
Djibouti [+]201866269.00
4.39%
Denmark [+]20183,63563.20
6.04%
Dominica [+]2017190267.60
-6.40%
Dominican Republic [+]201826,078245.40
-1.84%
Algeria [+]201863,000149.20
2.90%
Ecuador [+]201837,497219.50
-1.26%
Estonia [+]20182,584195.30
-5.38%
Egypt [+]2016106,000112.20
43.66%
Ethiopia [+]2014113,727115.90
-3.26%
Finland [+]20182,95653.50
-4.29%
Fiji [+]20161,826209.40
17.05%
Federated States of Micronesia [+]2014132123.40
22.30%
Gabon [+]20153,373173.20
-10.07%
Grenada [+]2018460414.40
4.07%
Georgia [+]20189,575239.20
-4.01%
Ghana [+]201814,46748.60
-4.71%
The Gambia [+]20141,12155.40
8.84%
Guinea [+]20173,20026.50
7.29%
Equatorial Guinea [+]201550042.80
Guatemala [+]201824,303140.90
-2.29%
Guinea-Bissau [+]201759632.60
202.14%
Guyana [+]20182,144275.20
-4.18%
Hong Kong [+]20188,237111.70
-4.04%
Honduras [+]201820,728216.20
5.41%
Croatia [+]20183,21777.40
1.44%
Haiti [+]20188,88279.90
-1.24%
Hungary [+]201816,947174.60
-2.02%
Indonesia [+]2018256,05195.70
9.12%
Israel [+]201819,376231.20
-1.37%
India [+]2016433,00332.70
2.19%
Iraq [+]201545,000145.04
38.13%
Iran [+]2018240,000293.40
2.91%
Iceland [+]201813640.40
-1.46%
Jamaica [+]20173,857132.00
0.99%
Jordan [+]201715,700160.40
29.35%
Kenya [+]201852,198101.60
0
Kyrgyzstan [+]201811,163177.10
3.69%
Cambodia [+]201831,008190.80
-1.50%
Kiribati [+]2016129114.20
-13.16%
Comoros [+]201822527.00
14.89%
Saint Kitts and Nevis [+]2017220423.10
0
South Korea [+]201854,169105.90
-1.94%
Kuwait [+]20176,000147.90
8.35%
Kazakhstan [+]201736,343201.00
-8.51%
Laos [+]20158,201121.70
Lebanon [+]20186,33092.30
-2.53%
Saint Lucia [+]2017527291.20
-6.25%
Liechtenstein [+]201863165.80
-13.69%
Sri Lanka [+]201720,59897.50
17.33%
Liberia [+]20182,42650.30
7.02%
Lesotho [+]20142,073101.50
-20.20%
Lithuania [+]20186,485231.50
-0.22%
Luxembourg [+]2018650107.60
-6.84%
Latvia [+]20183,522182.70
-5.34%
Libya [+]20146,18797.20
15.30%
Morocco [+]201883,757232.50
-0.47%
Monaco [+]20172976.30
-6.50%
Moldova [+]20186,990172.50
-8.29%
Montenegro [+]20181,125179.10
0.51%
Madagascar [+]201824,92894.90
15.73%
Marshall Islands [+]20143561.40
-2.85%
North Macedonia [+]20182,256108.30
-25.62%
Mali [+]20145,20930.80
1.99%
Burma - Myanmar [+]201892,000171.30
14.81%
Mongolia [+]20184,804151.50
21.98%
Mauritania [+]20161,92046.10
2.44%
Malta [+]2018619141.00
4.52%
Mauritius [+]20182,447193.10
7.94%
Maldives [+]20171,852373.40
-5.47%
Malawi [+]201813,92976.80
-8.24%
Mexico [+]2018196,322155.60
-3.83%
Malaysia [+]201755,413178.10
5.89%
Mozambique [+]201718,18563.50
7.45%
Namibia [+]20167,400313.80
0.42%
Niger [+]20189,57042.60
0
Nigeria [+]201871,52236.50
-8.06%
Nicaragua [+]201820,918323.50
38.96%
Netherlands [+]201811,25165.90
3.13%
Norway [+]20173,37363.58
-20.32%
Nepal [+]201718,88168.30
3.64%
Nauru [+]201414140.00
-46.15%
New Zealand [+]20189,782206.20
-6.74%
Oman [+]20131,30035.03
Panama [+]201816,561396.50
0.79%
Peru [+]201890,934284.30
4.18%
Papua New Guinea [+]20185,08759.10
-1.17%
Philippines [+]2018194,658182.50
10.94%
Pakistan [+]201883,71839.40
-2.23%
Poland [+]201872,818192.00
-2.14%
State of Palestine [+]20181,07822.20
-5.13%
Palau [+]201876422.20
-12.64%
Paraguay [+]201814,627210.30
2.69%
Qatar [+]20141,15046.80
-4.88%
Romania [+]201820,792106.60
-10.65%
Serbia [+]201810,871156.40
1.30%
Russia [+]2018563,166386.40
-6.62%
Rwanda [+]201761,000509.10
6.64%
Saudi Arabia [+]201768,056205.60
31.46%
Solomon Islands [+]201747775.00
6.69%
Seychelles [+]2018382393.80
-10.62%
Sudan [+]201721,00051.50
2.39%
Sweden [+]20186,11461.30
6.24%
Singapore [+]201811,961207.80
-0.57%
Slovenia [+]20181,39667.20
5.99%
Slovakia [+]201810,294188.80
2.55%
Sierra Leone [+]20184,51959.10
-1.99%
San Marino [+]2018617.60
100.00%
Senegal [+]201812,50078.80
30.25%
Suriname [+]201610,1161,812.53
-2.01%
South Sudan [+]20156,50460.70
Sao Tome and Principe [+]2018253119.90
-1.15%
El Salvador [+]201839,642617.40
-0.71%
Syria [+]200410,59959.50
-12.37%
Swaziland [+]20183,453304.00
-7.03%
Chad [+]20188,70056.20
-0.88%
Togo [+]20185,10964.80
2.69%
Thailand [+]2018366,316527.60
-2.10%
Tajikistan [+]20109,317123.80
21.49%
Timor-Leste [+]201869554.80
3.40%
Turkmenistan [+]201730,452528.90
-7.16%
Tunisia [+]201722,248194.60
-7.02%
Tonga [+]2014176174.30
13.62%
Turkey [+]2018264,842321.60
11.74%
Trinidad and Tobago [+]20183,999287.70
-0.42%
Tuvalu [+]201411100.00
-8.34%
Taiwan [+]201862,634264.00
-0.23%
Tanzania [+]201534,40466.80
-2.34%
Ukraine [+]201757,100128.30
-5.59%
Uganda [+]201748,894118.80
-8.26%
Uruguay [+]201810,243297.00
-7.85%
Uzbekistan [+]201443,900144.30
1.19%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines [+]2018469426.40
0
Venezuela [+]201757,096194.20
5.89%
Vietnam [+]2017130,002137.40
-1.58%
Vanuatu [+]201619269.10
-18.61%
Samoa [+]2017400205.10
-20.57%
Yemen [+]201414,00054.20
-2.69%
South Africa [+]2018164,129284.00
2.42%
Zambia [+]201725,000148.30
27.73%
Zimbabwe [+]201719,521137.10
0.44%