Martinique (France)

CountryMartinique (France)
Ministry responsible
French Ministry of Justice
Contact address
Centre Pénitentiaire de Ducos, Quartier Champigny, BP18, 97224 Ducos, Martinique
Telephone
+596 77 3000/1888
Fax
+596 77 3040
Head of prison administration (and title)
Martin Parkouda
Directeur du Centre Pénitentiaire
Prison population total (including pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners)
969
at 1.10.2016 (French Ministry of Justice)
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
245
based on an estimated national population of 396,000 at beginning of October 2016 (from United Nations figures)
Pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners (percentage of prison population)
27.3%
(1.10.2016)
Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)
2.4%
(1.10.2016)
Juveniles / minors / young prisoners incl. definition (percentage of prison population)
1.1%
(1.10.2016 - under 18)
Number of establishments / institutions
1
(2016 - Ducos)
Official capacity of prison system
742
(1.10.2016)
Occupancy level (based on official capacity)
130.6%
(1.10.2016)
Prison population trend
(year, prison population total, prison population rate)
2001 608 156
2003 643 163
2005 631 159
2007 763 192
2009 920 233
2011 885 224
2013 918 232
2015 940 237
2016 969 245
2001 608 156
2003 643 163
2005 631 159
2007 763 192
2009 920 233
2011 885 224
2013 918 232
2015 940 237
2016 969 245
Prison population total
Prison population rate