Spain: Imprisonment rate

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 Spain

Number of prisoners per 100,000 people

 Latest value 127
 Year 2017
 Measure prisoners per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2003 - 2017
 Average 144
 Min - Max 127 - 164
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Spain from 2003 to 2017. The average value for Spain during that period was 144 prisoners per 100,000 people with a minimum of 127 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2017 and a maximum of 164 prisoners per 100,000 people in 2009. The latest value from 2017 is 127 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
Spain - Imprisonment rate - Recent values chart

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Spain - Imprisonment rate - historical chart - 2003-2017




Definition: Number of prisoners per 100,000 people.


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