Barbados: Imprisonment rate

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 Barbados

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 306
 Year 2017
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2003 - 2017
 Average 345
 Min - Max 305 - 378
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Barbados from 2003 to 2017. The average value for Barbados during that period was 345 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 305 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2014 and a maximum of 378 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2011. The latest value from 2017 is 306 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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Barbados - Imprisonment rate - Recent values chart

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Barbados - Imprisonment rate - historical chart - 2003-2017




Definition: Number of prisoners per 100,000 people.


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