General Statistics

According to the latest* figures, 282.703 prisoners are being kept in 355 prisons, of which 76 are open institutions. The overall capacity of the prisons is 220.230, which results in prisons being 28% over capacity. 199.861 prisoners are convicted, while 58.799 are pretrial detainees.

There are 200 LGBTI and 7.897 foreign prisoners, and 1.453 aggravated lifers. 3.019 children under the age of 18 are in prison. The number of women prisoners is 10.208, and the number of children staying with their mothers is 743.


*These figures have been taken from different sources at different dates due to a lack of publicly available data. As a result, there are some discrepancies between the figures.

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