Reunion (France)

CountryReunion (France)
Ministry responsible
French Ministry of Justice
Prison population total (including pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners)
1 057
at 1.9.2017 (French Ministry of Justice)
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
115
based on an estimated national population of 917,000 at beginning of September 2017 (from United Nations figures)
Pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners (percentage of prison population)
14.0%
(1.10.2016)
Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)
2.7%
(1.9.2017)
Juveniles / minors / young prisoners incl. definition (percentage of prison population)
1.3%
(1.9.2017 - under 18)
Number of establishments / institutions
3
(2017 - Le Port, Saint Denis, Saint Pierre)
Official capacity of prison system
1 197
(1.9.2017)
Occupancy level (based on official capacity)
88.3%
(1.9.2017)
Prison population trend
(year, prison population total, prison population rate)
1998 1,019 143
2001 1,079 144
2003 1,071 140
2005 1,040 131
2007 1,307 160
2011 1,078 127
2013 1,128 129
2015 1,046 117
1998 1,019 143
2001 1,079 144
2003 1,071 140
2005 1,040 131
2007 1,307 160
2011 1,078 127
2013 1,128 129
2015 1,046 117
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