Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions rose 1.70% to 61,622 persons in Algeria in 2015

Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions (persons)
Law & Crime | Algeria | December 30, 2018
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Adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions reached 61,622 persons in 2015 in Algeria, according to the United Nations. This is 1.7 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions in Algeria reached an all time high of 61,622 persons in 2015 and an all time low of 20,742 persons in 2003.

Algeria has been ranked 15th within the group of 64 countries we follow in terms of adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Algeria persons 50,000 48,506 49,582 49,567 59,744
Chad persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Egypt persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
France persons 60,309 59,856 64,075 65,848 66,344
Italy persons 64,791 67,961 66,897 65,701 62,536
Libya persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Malta persons 465 550 556 553 602
Mauritania persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Morocco persons 56,513 63,809 ... ... ... ... ...
Portugal persons 10,766 11,192 12,321 13,262 13,982
Spain persons 76,079 71,603 68,265 65,895 64,438
Tunisia persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...