Countries with the largest number of prisoners per 100,000 of the national population, as of 2013

  Number of prisoners per 100,000 population
USA 716
St. Kitts and Nevis 649
Seychelles 641
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 539
Rwanda 527
Cuba 510
Russia 490
Anguila (U.K.) 487
Georgia 473
Virgin Islands (U.K.) 460
Belarus 438
El Salvador 425
Bermuda (U.K.) 417
Azerbaijan 407
Belize 407
Grenada 402
Antigua and Barbuda 395
Panama 392
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 389
Cayman Islands (U.K.) 382
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The statistics represent the countries with the most prisoners per 100,000 inhabitants, as of Februray 2013. The United States had the highest prisoner rate, with about 716 prisoners per 100,000 of the national population.

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