Rwanda: Imprisonment rate

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 Rwanda

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 500
 Year 2017
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2005 - 2017
 Average 563
 Min - Max 468 - 744
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Rwanda from 2005 to 2017. The average value for Rwanda during that period was 563 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 468 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2015 and a maximum of 744 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2005. The latest value from 2017 is 500 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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