Year
Contributor(s)Fondation for Human Rights Initiative | Prison Insider

Overview

Incarceration rate (per 100,000 inhabitants)

120

i
2016
/ ICPR

Total number of prisoners

48,689

i
2016
/ Uganda Prisons Service

Average length of imprisonment (in months)

2

months (for petty offences)

i
2015
/ UHRC

Prison density

293 %

i
2016
/ ICPR

Name of authority in charge of the prison service

Ministry of Internal Affairs

Budget of the prison service

6,828,472

USD

i
2015
/ Auditor General

Total number of prison facilities

249

i
2016