Incarceration rate in Russia 2008-2019

The incarceration rate in Russia, calculated as the prison population per 100 thousand people, was observed at 386.1 in 2019, marking a decline compared to the previous year. A decade earlier, the rate was approximately 220 prisoners per 100 thousand inhabitants higher, measuring at 604.8 in 2009.

Incarceration rate per 100,000 inhabitants in Russia from 2008 to 2019*

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Sources

Release date

April 2020

Region

Russia

Survey time period

2008 to 2019

Supplementary notes

* The source specified the following information:
From 2008 to 2013, the reference date was the 1st September of each year. From 2014 to 2018, the reference date was the 1st July, from the UN Population Division statistics. No data were available for 2016 and 2017. In 2019, the reference date is 1st January 2019.

"According to the Federal Law # 103-FZ dated on 15.07.1995 “Concerning the Detention of Persons Suspected and Accused of Committing Crimes” places of detention of suspects and the accused are the following: temporary detention centres of the penitentiary system of the Russian Federation, temporary detention centres of the internal affairs bodies of the Russian Federation, temporary detention centres of the border guards of the Federal Security Service of Russia, guardhouses. The total number of inmates not only includes all inmates placed in the mentioned facilities but also suspects and defendants, in respect of whom detention has been chosen as a preventive measure, in the case of an examination according to the Russian Federation Code of Criminal Procedure, as well as in the case of medical assistance, are placed in medical organizations."

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