Kiribati

CountryKiribati
Ministry responsible
Office of the President
Prison administration
Kiribati Prison Service
Contact address
P.O.Box 497, Betio, Tarawa, Republic of Kiribati
Telephone
+686 26187
Fax
+686 25291 or 26370
Website
Email
compol@tskl.net.ki
Head of prison administration (and title)
Ioeru Tokantetaake
Commissioner of Police and Prisons
Prison population total (including pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners)
129
at mid-2016 (via Asian and Pacific Conference of Correctional Administrators)
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
113
based on an estimated national population of 114,000 at mid-2016 (from United Nations figures)
Pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners (percentage of prison population)
5.4%
(mid-2016)
Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)
0.7%
(mid-2016)
Juveniles / minors / young prisoners incl. definition (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(mid-2014 - under 18)
Foreign prisoners (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(mid-2016)
Number of establishments / institutions
4
(2012 - 3 for males, 1 for females)
Official capacity of prison system
125
(September 2014)
Occupancy level (based on official capacity)
112.8%
(September 2014)
Prison population trend
(year, prison population total, prison population rate)
2000 57 68
2002 64 74
2004 81 89
2006 84 89
2008 84 86
2010 90 87
2012 106 99
2014 120 109
2000 57 68
2002 64 74
2004 81 89
2006 84 89
2008 84 86
2010 90 87
2012 106 99
2014 120 109
Prison population total
Prison population rate