Capacity Utilization of Adult Prisons, Penal or Correctional Institutions

Based on a comparison of 56 countries in 2012, Georgia ranked the highest in capacity utilization of adult prisons, penal or correctional institutions with 288% followed by Philippines and Brazil. On the other end of the scale was Bosnia and Herzegovina with 70.5%, Azerbaijan with 73.3% and Algeria with 74.4%.

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Countries Unit 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Albania %       84.7 76.9 116 105 105    
Algeria %       170 149 150 ... 78.1    
Argentina % ... ...   108 103 101 97.8 101    
Armenia % ...     69.7 74.9 79.3 89.0 97.2    
Austria % ... ...   95.9 92.7 84.7 92.5 94.7    
Azerbaijan % ...     86.3 90.6 87.7 73.8 78.8    
Belarus %       108 111 106 95.7 ... ... ...
Bosnia and Herzegovina % ... ...   108 ... ... ... 73.0   ...
Brazil % ... ... ... 166 154 152 161 166    
Bulgaria % ...     100 100 100 100 100    
Canada %       94.8 95.7 95.7 89.8 89.7 ... ...
Chile %       160 152 153 165 172    
Colombia %       115 121 128 138 124    
Croatia %       120 124 134 144 153    
Czech Republic % ...     95.3 97.3 104 113 109    
Denmark % ... ...   93.9 89.1 89.2 90.3 95.0    
Estonia %       74.1 84.8 88.0 97.2 92.1   ...
Finland %       104 100 97.7 106 106    
France % ... ... ... ... 122 121 112 108   ...
Georgia %       130 ... ... ... 288 ... ...
Germany %     ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Greece % ... ...   196 143 129 119 121    
Hungary %       139 136 123 135 139    
Iceland %       86.1 85.7 95.2 101 ... ...  
India % ...     141 136 129 123 ... ... ...
Indonesia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...  
Ireland %     ... ... 90.1 94.8 92.9 100    
Israel %       94.7 88.3 88.2 ... ... ... ...
Italy %       91.1 113 135 147 151    
Japan %       110 99.8 93.2 88.4 85.9    
Kazakhstan % ... ...   49.5 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Kenya % ... ... ... ... ... 155 126 140    
Kyrgyzstan %       71.1 76.2 64.1 ... ... ... ...
Latvia %       76.2 72.1 83.0 90.3 84.0 ...  
Lithuania %       83.1 87.3 88.8 96.4 98.8    
Luxembourg % ... ... ... 102 103 106 98.0 94.8   ...
Macedonia %       104 ... ... 119 110   ...
Malta %       79.3 114 125 90.6 100    
Mexico %       123 ... ... 130 120    
Moldova % ...     56.7 74.2 73.8 69.7 72.6   ...
Mongolia % ... ...   127 135 116 128 125   ...
Montenegro %       95.1 100 95.5 148 138    
Morocco % ... ...   102 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Netherlands % ... ...   91.7 83.5 94.9 99.9 109    
New Zealand % ... ...   91.1 83.8 85.0 89.4 83.9    
Norway %       94.3 95.0 95.5 90.8 91.2    
Peru % ... ...   169 177 182 ... ... ... ...
Philippines % ...     306 362 295 359 550    
Poland %       112 105 95.3 95.3 91.4    
Portugal %       104 93.3 87.9 90.3 93.9    
Romania %       92.8 81.7 78.1 80.3 84.5    
Russia % ...     91.1 92.5 93.6 92.2 88.0   ...
Serbia % ... ... ... ... 136 145 165 169    
Singapore %       87.2 90.8 93.4 80.8 82.1    
Slovakia %       77.1 74.6 77.3 88.0 93.2    
Slovenia %       125 126 123 133 130    
South Korea %       97.5 104 110 107 98.5    
Spain %       153 152 151 153 145    
Sweden %       108 97.7 99.3 105 101    
Switzerland %       82.1 78.4 77.8 83.4 85.9    
Thailand % ... ...   71.5 ... ... 195 ... ... ...
Turkey %       94.5 97.5 105 108 105   ...
Turkmenistan % ... ...   86.4 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ukraine %       134 126 123 125 101   ...
United Kingdom %       105 105 105 105 1,001    
USA %       111 111 108 107 106