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5. Prisons
5.1.2a Adults Held in Prisons, Penal Institutions or Correctional Institutions (Males)
"MALE ADULTS HELD IN PRISONS" means the total number of Male adults held in 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: 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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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda2012344 
Argentina202091,254 
Bahamas20191,516 
Barbados2019753 
Belize20191,793 
Bolivia201916,933 
Brazil2019718,007 
Canada200633,308 
Chile201941,123 
Colombia2019115,045 
Costa Rica201916,114 
Dominica2019501 
Dominican Republic201616,584 
Ecuador201936,639 
El Salvador201935,207 
Grenada2019431 
Guatemala201922,615 
Guyana20191,980 
Haiti20139,052 
Honduras201920,445 
Jamaica20193,651 
Mexico2018184,688 
Nicaragua201917,086 
Panama201916,739 
Paraguay201914,459 
Peru201990,392 
Saint Kitts and Nevis2019231 
Saint Lucia2019497 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2019798 
Suriname20191,207 
Trinidad and Tobago20156,902 
United States20191,862,000 
Uruguay201910,894 
Venezuela201243,918 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas20123,319,820 
02. Caribbean201243,424 
03. Central America201283,849 
04. North America20122,374,406 
05. South America2012818,141 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).