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Official prison capacity and number of persons held

Year
Indicator
EU27 (2020)
2018
 
(no values)
Portugal
2018
12,934
Individuals
EU27 (2020)
2008
 
(no values)
Portugal
2008
12,464
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Prisons
Official prison capacity
Number of persons held
Years More years here
2008
2018
2008
2018
European Union 27 (since 2020)xxxx
   Austria8,682x8,2489,163
   Belgium8,445x9,811x
   Bulgaria9,4088,2419,4086,651
   Croatia3,5013,5584,7343,217
   Cyprus322566652619
   Czech Republicx21,05820,50221,577
   Denmarkx3,7953,4513,635
   Estonia3,8803,3343,6562,584
   Finlandx2,9753,5302,956
   France51,997x62,25270,059
   Germanyx74,38673,79365,762
   Greece9,664x11,73610,654
   Hungary12,55614,46914,74316,303
   Ireland3,827x3,4843,962
   Italy43,84351,14159,28461,131
   Latvia8,0423,5226,5483,522
   Lithuania9,0628,0118,0006,485
   Luxembourgx711762656
   Malta516x662x
   Netherlandsxx14,61011,251
   Poland85,04985,94084,97872,818
   Portugal12,46412,93410,80713,021
   Romania34,29919,41426,21220,792
   Slovakia10,81811,4998,16610,294
   Slovenia1,0981,3391,3181,396
   Spainx64,32373,55858,883
   Sweden7,1756,5397,0736,114
United Kingdomxxxx
Iceland145x140136
Norwayxx3,477x
Switzerlandx7,5185,3036,602
Sources/Entities: Eurostat | UNODC | National Entities, PORDATA
Last updated: 2020-07-16
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