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Prisoners per 100,000 inhabitants

Source: National Statistical Offices, Eurostat, Helgi Analytics calculation
Last Updated: Jun 1, 2013

Based on a comparison of 59 countries in 2012, USA ranked the highest in prisoners per 100,000 inhabitants with 704 persons followed by Russia and Ukraine. On the other end of the scale was India with 30.6 persons, Iceland with 47.1 persons and Japan with 52.8 persons.


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