Male Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions fell 9.88% to 2,646 persons in Estonia in 2015

Male Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions (persons)
Law & Crime | Estonia | December 30, 2018
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Male adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions reached 2,646 persons in 2015 in Estonia, according to the United Nations. This is 9.88 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, male adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions in Estonia reached an all time high of 3,371 persons in 2009 and an all time low of 2,646 persons in 2015. When compared to Estonia's main peers, male adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions in Finland amounted to 2,818 persons, 4,012 persons in Latvia, 6,975 persons in Lithuania and 590,321 persons in Russia in 2015.

Estonia has been ranked 56th within the group of 66 countries we follow in terms of male adults held in prisons, penal or correctional institutions.

Male Adults Held in Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Australia persons 27,192 27,472 27,078 27,182 28,426
Belarus persons 37,016 36,465 33,865 26,827 26,409 ...
China persons ... ... ... ... ... 1,547,059 ... ...
Estonia persons 3,371 3,157 3,190 3,088 2,936 ...
Finland persons 3,249 3,046 2,969 3,000 2,960
Germany persons ... 68,438 66,982 65,616 64,590 62,424
Indonesia persons ... ... ... ... ... 144,379 146,898
Japan persons 70,001 67,615 64,510 61,710 57,890 ...
Latvia persons 6,504 6,271 6,077 5,646 4,743
Lithuania persons 8,100 8,567 9,373 9,182 8,744
New Zealand persons 7,679 7,927 7,876 7,918 7,746
Papua New Guinea persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Russia persons ... ... ... 745,717 689,441 640,265 618,175
USA persons 2,081,800 2,071,800 2,048,200 2,033,200 2,017,700