Guadeloupe (France)

CountryGuadeloupe (France)
Ministry responsible
French Ministry of Justice
Prison population total (including pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners)
967
at 1.1.2017 (French Ministry of Justice)
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
205
based on an estimated national population of 472,500 at beginning of 2017 (from United Nations figures)
Pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners (percentage of prison population)
26.9%
(1.10.2016)
Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)
1.7%
(1.1.2017)
Juveniles / minors / young prisoners incl. definition (percentage of prison population)
1.4%
(1.1.2017 - under 18)
Number of establishments / institutions
2
(2017 - centre pénitentiaire de Baie-Mahault and maison d'arrêt de Basse-Terre)
Official capacity of prison system
633
(1.1.2017)
Occupancy level (based on official capacity)
152.8%
(1.1.2017)
Prison population trend
(year, prison population total, prison population rate)
1998 706 167
2001 628 144
2003 695 157
2005 743 165
2007 790 174
2011 784 171
2013 871 188
2015 907 194
2016 967 205
1998 706 167
2001 628 144
2003 695 157
2005 743 165
2007 790 174
2011 784 171
2013 871 188
2015 907 194
2016 967 205
Prison population total
Prison population rate