Female Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions fell 21.8% to 295 persons in Lithuania in 2015

Female Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions (persons)
Law & Crime | Lithuania | December 30, 2018
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Female adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions reached 295 persons in 2015 in Lithuania, according to the United Nations. This is 21.8 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, female adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions in Lithuania reached an all time high of 435 persons in 2012 and an all time low of 262 persons in 2004. When compared to Lithuania's main peers, female adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions in Estonia amounted to -2.00 persons, 355 persons in Latvia and 52,703 persons in Russia in 2015.

Lithuania has been ranked 41st within the group of 61 countries we follow in terms of female adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Female Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Belarus persons 2,901 2,984 2,656 1,937 1,984 ...
China persons ... ... ... ... ... 87,941 ... ...
Estonia persons 149 193 181 162 154 ...
Finland persons 238 245 228 219 253
Germany persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Japan persons 5,211 5,343 5,344 5,282 5,057 ...
Latvia persons 402 421 416 416 347
Lithuania persons 367 414 417 435 428
Poland persons 2,434 2,515 2,456 2,638 2,591
Russia persons ... ... ... 66,564 61,768 57,748 55,755
USA persons 200,100 197,400 196,600 191,500 198,900
Ukraine persons ... ... ... 6,731 6,862 ... ... ... ...