Year

Overview

Name of authority in charge of the prison service

Ministry of Justice

Budget of the prison service

55,091,752

i
2019
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 131.

Total number of prisoners

21,008

i

Variation in the number of prisoners

4.8% decrease

(between 2010 and 2020)

i

Number of people serving non-custodial sentences

14,178

i
31/01/2020
/ Council of Europe, SPACE II – Report 2020, p. 30

Incarceration rate (per 100,000 inhabitants)

208.1

i
31/01/2020
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 33.

Variation in the incarceration rate

14.3% decrease

(between 2010 and 2020)

i
2020
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 34.

Number of admissions

7,670

i
2019
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 98.

Number of releases

8,584

i
2019
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 105

Average length of imprisonment (in months)

Data not disclosed

i
2019
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 124.

Prison density

83 %

i

Total number of prison facilities

53

i

Total official capacity of the prison facilities

25,400

i

Number of prison guards (FTE)

Data not disclosed

i
31/01/2020
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 82

Number of socio-educational workers (FTE)

Data not disclosed

i
31/01/2020
/ Council of Europe, SPACE I – Report 2020, p. 82