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4.1 Criminal Justice System Process | ICCS Crimes Levels 02 & 03
4.1.4.3 Persons entering prison for: Drug possession (ICCS 06011)
All persons entering Prisons, Penal Institutions or Correctional Institutions for Drug possession, during the course of the year.
This includes persons entering pre-sentence detention and persons entering prisons after a sentence was pronounced by a competent authority, as well as entries that occurred after the revocation, suspension or annulment of a conditional release or probation and entries that occurred due to transfers from a foreign country. Entry following a period of authorised absence or temporary prison leave should be excluded.

[Source: Data are provided by Member States through the United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS).]

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Antigua and Barbuda20185 
Argentina------ 
Bahamas2019168 
Barbados201957 
Belize2019106 
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Canada------ 
Chile2018296 
Colombia201913,209 
Costa Rica2018616 
Dominica201930 
Dominican Republic------ 
Ecuador------ 
El Salvador20193,757 
Grenada201935 
Guatemala------ 
Guyana201739 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201794 
Jamaica------ 
Mexico202010,519 
Nicaragua20192,581 
Panama------ 
Paraguay------ 
Peru20186,031 
Saint Kitts and Nevis------ 
Saint Lucia201961 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2017172 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago------ 
United States201951,900 
Uruguay------ 
Venezuela------ 
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05. South America------ 
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