Juveniles Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions fell 32.1% to 243 persons in Greece in 2015

Juveniles Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions (persons)
Law & Crime | Greece | December 30, 2018
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Juveniles held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions reached 243 persons in 2015 in Greece, according to the United Nations. This is 32.1 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, juveniles held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions in Greece reached an all time high of 600 persons in 2012 and an all time low of 243 persons in 2015. When compared to Greece's main peers, juveniles held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions in Albania amounted to 89.0 persons, 46.0 persons in Bulgaria and 2,394 persons in Turkey in 2015.

Greece has been ranked 21st within the group of 54 countries we follow in terms of juveniles held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions.

Juveniles Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Albania persons 88.0 100 121 97.0 107
Bulgaria persons 58.0 73.0 89.0 75.0 78.0
Greece persons 510 568 587 600 452
Iran persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Iraq persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Kosovo persons ... ... ... ... 43.0 55.0 41.0
Macedonia persons ... 70.0 65.0 63.0 ... ... ... ...
Montenegro persons 9.00 7.00 9.00 9.00 2.00
Romania persons 470 459 450 444 512
Serbia persons 276 249 276 232 240
Turkey persons 2,679 2,113 2,334 2,001 1,978