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5. Prisons
5.4.2.3 Mortality of persons held in Prisons, Penal Institutions or Correctional Institutions: Deaths by accident or other causes
Total number of deaths by accidents or “other causes”, of persons held in Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions.
It INCLUDES deaths caused by unintentional injury in an accidental manner, as well as death by “other causes” such as: by environmental events or by circumstances suggestive of environmental causes. Deaths due to acute alcohol or drugs intoxication should be included.
It EXCLUDES deaths due to intentional injury, such as intentional homicide or suicide. Persons sentenced to death by a competent authority and who were executed on the basis of a legal ruling while in prison should be excluded

[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 Barbuda------ 
Argentina2020287 
Bahamas20160 
Barbados20180 
Belize------ 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil2016127 
Canada------ 
Chile201813 
Colombia201822 
Costa Rica------ 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic20185 
Ecuador------ 
El Salvador20182 
Grenada20180 
Guatemala------ 
Guyana------ 
Haiti------ 
Honduras20182 
Jamaica------ 
Mexico201888 
Nicaragua------ 
Panama20181 
Paraguay------ 
Peru------ 
Saint Kitts and Nevis------ 
Saint Lucia------ 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines20160 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago------ 
United States2016319 
Uruguay20181 
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).