Netherlands: Imprisonment rate

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 Netherlands

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 61
 Year 2017
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2003 - 2017
 Average 87
 Min - Max 61 - 116
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for the Netherlands from 2003 to 2017. The average value for the Netherlands during that period was 87 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 61 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2017 and a maximum of 116 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2004. The latest value from 2017 is 61 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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Netherlands - Imprisonment rate - Recent values chart

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Netherlands - Imprisonment rate - historical chart - 2003-2017




Definition: Number of prisoners per 100,000 people.


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