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04.3 Criminal Justice System Process | Persons prosecuted – By age status and sex, and by citizenship
4.3.2 Adults prosecuted
“Adults prosecuted" means the total number of adult alleged offenders (Males and Females) against whom prosecution commenced in the reporting year. Adult persons may be prosecuted by the public prosecutor or the law enforcement agency responsible for prosecution. All adult persons for which prosecution started should be counted, irrespective of the case-ending decision.

[Source: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS).]


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Antigua and Barbuda2018682 
Argentina------ 
Bahamas------ 
Barbados------ 
Belize20164,714 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil------ 
Canada2016332,407 
Chile2018396,710 
Colombia201678,386 
Costa Rica------ 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic------ 
Ecuador------ 
El Salvador201833,435 
Grenada------ 
Guatemala------ 
Guyana201824,922 
Haiti------ 
Honduras------ 
Jamaica------ 
Mexico20181,000,414 
Nicaragua------ 
Panama------ 
Paraguay201616,622 
Peru2016575,674 
Saint Kitts and Nevis------ 
Saint Lucia------ 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines------ 
Suriname20165,299 
Trinidad and Tobago------ 
United States201562,960 
Uruguay------ 
Venezuela------ 
Regions
 
    
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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).