Afghanistan: Imprisonment rate

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 Afghanistan

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 84
 Year 2017
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2004 - 2017
 Average 64
 Min - Max 22 - 85
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 2004 to 2017. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 64 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 22 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2004 and a maximum of 85 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2012. The latest value from 2017 is 84 prisoners per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 146 countries is 182 prisoners per 100,000 people. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Number of prisoners per 100,000 people.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Imprisonment rate 84 2017 prisoners per 100,000 people
 Homicide rate 7.1 2017 homicides per 100,000 people
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