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06. Prison System
33. Prison Staff of adult Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions
"PRISON STAFF OF ADULT PRISONS, PENAL INSTITUTIONS OR CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS" means all persons (Males & Females) employed at adult Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions as at December 31st, including management, treatment, custodial and other (maintenance, food service etc.) personnel.
[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016]

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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina201337,802 
Bahamas2011441 
Barbados2014412 
Belize2010280 
Bolivia20131,429 
Brazil2012107,764 
Canada201326,122 
Chile201417,783 
Colombia201315,016 
Costa Rica20143,234 
Dominica201262 
Dominican Republic2011288 
Ecuador20131,521 
El Salvador20142,103 
Grenada2014150 
Guatemala20132,422 
Guyana2013351 
Haiti20091,130 
Honduras20141,603 
Jamaica20141,715 
Mexico201443,195 
Nicaragua20111,200 
Panama20141,112 
Paraguay20141,243 
Peru20146,675 
Saint Kitts and Nevis201050 
Saint Lucia------ 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2011128 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago20143,011 
United States2006689,001 
Uruguay20123,004 
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).