England and Wales: UK prisoners under sentence 2019, by sentence length

Number of prisoners under sentence in England and Wales on 31 March 2019, by length of sentence

England and Wales: UK prisoners under sentence 2019, by sentence length This statistic shows the amount of prisoners under sentence on 31st of March, 2019, by length of sentence. There were a total of 82,634 prisoners under sentence in England and Wales on this date, the largest share of whom, 34,753 ,were serving sentences of four or more years.
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Number of prisoners under sentence in England and Wales on 31 March 2019, by length of sentence

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Prisoners under sentence
4 years or more34,753
12 months to less than 4 years15,802
Indeterminate sentences9,441
Recalls7,179
Less than or equal to 6 months3,057
More than 6 months to less than 12 months1,920
Fine Defaulters55
Sentence length not recorded653
Prisoners under sentence
4 years or more34,753
12 months to less than 4 years15,802
Indeterminate sentences9,441
Recalls7,179
Less than or equal to 6 months3,057
More than 6 months to less than 12 months1,920
Fine Defaulters55
Sentence length not recorded653
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This statistic shows the amount of prisoners under sentence on 31st of March, 2019, by length of sentence. There were a total of 82,634 prisoners under sentence in England and Wales on this date, the largest share of whom, 34,753 ,were serving sentences of four or more years.
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