Benin: Imprisonment rate

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 Benin

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 70
 Year 2017
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2006 - 2017
 Average 70
 Min - Max 67 - 73
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Benin from 2006 to 2017. The average value for Benin during that period was 70 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 67 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2014 and a maximum of 73 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2010. The latest value from 2017 is 70 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.


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