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06. Prison System
23. Persons sentenced for Homicide (Males)
"PERSONS SENTENCED FOR HOMICIDE (MALES)" means the total number of Male persons who received a sentence for Homicide and is held in adult and/or juvenile Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions, for that sentence.
“SENTENCED MALE PERSONS HELD" refers to Male persons held in adult and/or juvenile Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions after a first instance decision or a final decision on their case has been made by a competent authority. This includes sentenced Male persons with a final decision, Male persons held who are awaiting the outcome of an appeal in respect of verdict or sentence or who are within the statutory limits for appealing, and Male persons held who have been convicted but who have not received a sentence yet.
[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016]


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina2003358 
Bahamas------ 
Barbados201223 
Belize------ 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil201261,446 
Canada------ 
Chile20143,038 
Colombia201420,519 
Costa Rica2012157 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic------ 
Ecuador20141,872 
El Salvador201426 
Grenada------ 
Guatemala------ 
Guyana------ 
Haiti------ 
Honduras------ 
Jamaica------ 
Mexico20122,995 
Nicaragua------ 
Panama20122,981 
Paraguay2012599 
Peru20141,116 
Saint Kitts and Nevis------ 
Saint Lucia------ 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines------ 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago20145 
United States2013155,300 
Uruguay2010937 
Venezuela------ 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas------ 
02. Caribbean------ 
03. Central America------ 
04. North America------ 
05. South America------ 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).