Liechtenstein

CountryLiechtenstein
Ministry responsible
Furstliches Landgericht
Contact address
Auelestrasse 70, FL-9490 VADUZ, Liechtenstein
Telephone
+41 75 236 6514
Fax
+41 75 236 6539
Head of prison administration (and title)
Lothar Hagen
President of the Criminal Court
Prison population total (including pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners)
10
at 1.1.2016 (Council of Europe - additional prisoners, those serving more than two years (11 at November 2013), are held in Austrian and Swiss prisons in accordance with treaty agreements with these two countries)
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
27
based on an estimated national population of 37,600 at beginning of 2016 (from Eurostat figures)
Pre-trial detainees / remand prisoners (percentage of prison population)
37.5%
(1.9.2014)
Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(1.9.2014)
Juveniles / minors / young prisoners incl. definition (percentage of prison population)
0.0%
(1.9.2014 - under 18)
Foreign prisoners (percentage of prison population)
50.0%
(1.9.2014)
Number of establishments / institutions
1
(2015 - Vaduz prison)
Official capacity of prison system
20
(1.1.2016)
Occupancy level (based on official capacity)
50.0%
(1.1.2016)
Prison population trend
(year, prison population total, prison population rate)
1999 24 74
2002 17 50
2004 7 19
2006 10 28
2008 10 28
2010 14 39
2012 8 22
2014 8 21
1999 24 74
2002 17 50
2004 7 19
2006 10 28
2008 10 28
2010 14 39
2012 8 22
2014 8 21
Prison population total
Prison population rate