Nauru

CountryNauru
Prison administration
Nauru Prison and Correctional Services
Telephone
+674 444 5573084
Email
david.detageouwa@naurugov.nr
Head of prison administration (and title)
David Detageouwa
Chief Correctional Officer
Prison population total (including pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners)
14
at November 2014 (via U.S. State Department human rights report)
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
140
based on an estimated national population of 10,000 at November 2014 (from United Nations figures)
Pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners (percentage of prison population)
25.0%
(31.12.2010)
Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)
7.1%
(November 2014)
Juveniles / minors / young prisoners incl. definition (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(31.12.2012 - juveniles)
Foreign prisoners (percentage of prison population)
6.7%
(11.6.2010)
Number of establishments / institutions
1
(2014)
Official capacity of prison system
100
(November 2014 - maximum capacity)
Occupancy level (based on official capacity)
14.0%
(November 2014)
Prison population trend
(year, prison population total, prison population rate)
2003 6 60
2005 3 30
2009 37 370
2012 26 260
2003 6 60
2005 3 30
2009 37 370
2012 26 260
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