Belgium: Imprisonment rate

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 Belgium

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 88
 Year 2017
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2004 - 2017
 Average 95
 Min - Max 88 - 109
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Belgium from 2004 to 2017. The average value for Belgium during that period was 95 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 88 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2004 and a maximum of 109 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2013. The latest value from 2017 is 88 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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Recent values chart
Belgium - Imprisonment rate - recent values

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Belgium - Imprisonment rate - historical chart - 2004-2017




Definition: Number of prisoners per 100,000 people.


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