Namibia: Imprisonment rate

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 Namibia

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 145
 Year 2015
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2004 - 2015
 Average 190
 Min - Max 145 - 222
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Namibia from 2004 to 2015. The average value for Namibia during that period was 190 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 145 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2015 and a maximum of 222 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2004. The latest value from 2015 is 145 prisoners per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 122 countries is 162 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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