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06. Prison System
14. Foreign Citizens Held (percentage)
It refers to the total number of “Foreign Citizens Held” as a PERCENTAGE of the total number of Persons Held in Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions. [(Total Foreign Citizen held *100)/Total Persons held].
“FOREIGN CITIZENS HELD” means the total number of persons (adults or juveniles) who do not have citizenship of your country and is held in adult or juvenile prisons, penal institutions or correctional institutions on a specified day, and should exclude non-criminal prisoners held for administrative purposes, including persons held pending investigation into their immigration status or foreign citizens without a legal right to stay.
[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016]


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda200753 
Argentina20135 
Bahamas201022 
Barbados201415 
Belize20128 
Bolivia20126 
Brazil20121 
Canada------ 
Chile20144 
Colombia20141 
Costa Rica201315 
Dominica20120 
Dominican Republic20127 
Ecuador20148 
El Salvador20142 
Grenada20143 
Guatemala------ 
Guyana20131 
Haiti------ 
Honduras20141 
Jamaica20141 
Mexico20141 
Nicaragua20094 
Panama201210 
Paraguay20144 
Peru20143 
Saint Kitts and Nevis20124 
Saint Lucia20123 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines201211 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago20142 
United States20145 
Uruguay20133 
Venezuela20114 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas20120 
02. Caribbean20120 
03. Central America20120 
04. North America20120 
05. South America20120 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).