Highest to Lowest - Female prisoners (percentage of prison population)

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Ranking Title Female Prisoners (%)
  Russian Federation 8.2
  Sri Lanka 4.9
  Venezuela 5.7
  Cayman Islands (United Kingdom) 6.8
  Nigeria 1.9
  Mauritius 6.1
  Belgium 4.4
  Azerbaijan 2.9
  Armenia 3.2
  Saudi Arabia 1.9
  Philippines 11.0
  Mongolia 4.8
  Puerto Rico (USA) 3.7
  Paraguay 5.9
  Guyana 2.8
  Grenada 1.4
  Bermuda (United Kingdom) 2.9
  Barbados 2.6
  Morocco 2.3
  Kenya 6.7
  Djibouti 5.0
  Malta 7.1
  Panama 5.2
  Czech Republic 8.2
  Belize 2.8
  Bolivia 8.0
  Burkina Faso 2.0
  Montenegro 2.6
  Iceland 7.6
  Kosovo/Kosova 2.7
  Croatia 5.3
  Uzbekistan
  Ireland, Republic of 3.9
  Liechtenstein 0.0
  Cyprus (Republic of) 5.4
  Andorra 8.9
  Nepal 5.6
  North Macedonia 3.3
  China 8.4
  Honduras 5.7
  Guam (USA) 7.2
  Bulgaria 3.0
  Palau 4.3
  Lebanon 3.2
  Togo 3.0
  Malawi 1.1
  Madagascar 5.8
  Turkey 3.9
  Serbia 4.1
  Monaco 14.3
  Sweden 5.6
  Benin 3.3
  Swaziland/eSwatini 2.9
  New Caledonia (France) 1.1
  French Polynesia (France) 4.2
  Dominica 0.5
  Albania 2.0
  Singapore 11.1
  Martinique (France) 2.9
  Guadeloupe (France) 3.2
  Reunion (France) 2.6
  Mayotte (France) 0.3
  Mexico 5.5
  Brazil 4.9
  Switzerland 5.8
  Norway 6.3
  Hungary 7.7
  Denmark 4.4
  Republic of (South) Korea 7.3
  Peru 5.5
  Ukraine 3.9
  Fiji 2.5
  Finland 8.3
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: Federation 3.2
  Austria 6.6
  Uruguay 5.4
  Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) 4.5
  Haiti 4.2
  Greenland (Denmark) 13.8
  Ecuador 6.7
  Antigua and Barbuda 4.8
  Taiwan 9.0
  Zambia 3.0
  Iran 3.1
  Hong Kong (China) 20.1
  Brunei Darussalam 11.9
  Burundi 5.8
  Japan 8.2
  Tunisia 2.8
  Lithuania 4.7
  Latvia 8.6
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: Republika Srpska 1.9
  Macau (China) 12.2
  Niger 3.2
  Mozambique 2.9
  Libya 1.2
  Kuwait 5.8
  Cambodia 8.2
  Uganda 4.5
  Senegal 2.7
  Mauritania 1.8
  Gabon 2.2
  Malaysia 4.5
  Vietnam 10.7
  Vanuatu 2.5
  Argentina 4.8
  Tanzania 3.4
  Moldova (Republic of) 5.8
  Luxembourg 4.8
  Guinea (Republic of) 3.0
  Germany 5.6
  Slovenia 4.8
  India 4.2
  Pakistan 1.6
  Jersey (United Kingdom) 4.3
  Rwanda 7.4
  Sierra Leone 1.5
  Guernsey (United Kingdom) 5.4
  Canada 5.6
  Seychelles 6.3
  Guatemala 11.2
  Australia 7.7
  New Zealand 6.6
  Dominican Republic 2.8
  Jordan 2.2
  Bangladesh 3.9
  Algeria 1.5
  Zimbabwe 2.4
  Timor-Leste (formerly East Timor) 4.1
  Liberia 2.8
  Comoros 2.2
  Israel 1.0
  Sao Tome e Principe 4.0
  United Kingdom: Scotland 4.0
  United Kingdom: Northern Ireland 2.7
  Romania 4.6
  Portugal 7.0
  Italy 4.2
  Chile 7.1
  Belarus 10.8
  El Salvador 7.5
  Spain 7.4
  Slovakia 7.4
  Greece 4.5
  Georgia 3.6
  Thailand 12.2
  Colombia 7.2
  Estonia 3.9
  Papua New Guinea 4.9
  Kazakhstan 7.1
  Kyrgyzstan 4.2
  United Kingdom: England & Wales 4.0
  Indonesia 5.0
  Poland 4.6
  France 3.3
  French Guiana/Guyane (France) 7.3
  South Africa 2.6
  Myanmar (formerly Burma) 12.3
  Ghana 1.2
  St. Lucia 2.5
  St. Vincent and the Grenadines 3.4
  Netherlands 5.5
  Solomon Islands 1.7
  Anguilla (United Kingdom) 0.0
  Sint Maarten (Netherlands) 5.0
  Iraq 2.6
  American Samoa (USA) 4.1
  United States of America 9.8
  Marshall Islands 0.0
  Cook Islands (New Zealand) 8.3
  Afghanistan 2.6
  Cote d'Ivoire 2.4
  Nicaragua 5.4
  Samoa 6.0
  Bahrain 4.7
  Curaçao (Netherlands) 3.2
  San Marino 0.0
  Ethiopia 4.2
  Angola 2.7
  Congo (Republic of) 3.7
  Cape Verde (Cabo Verde) 2.9
  Bahamas 3.1
  Chad 2.4
  Egypt 3.7
  Sudan 2.0
  Eritrea
  Equatorial Guinea 5.0
  Democratic Republic of Congo 3.0
  Central African Republic 8.2
  Botswana 4.7
  Namibia 2.9
  Cameroon 2.7
  Costa Rica 5.4
  Trinidad and Tobago 2.9
  Faeroe Islands (Denmark) 0.0
  Isle of Man (United Kingdom) 4.7
  Northern Mariana Islands (USA) 5.8
  Kiribati 0.8
  Maldives 4.3
  Tajikistan 1.6
  Democratic People's Republic of (North) Korea
  Yemen 1.6
  Oman 4.5
  Gibraltar (United Kingdom) 7.1
  Virgin Islands (USA) 2.7
  South Sudan 10.9
  Lesotho 3.6
  Gambia 2.5
  Turkmenistan 6.5
  Suriname 2.8
  Tuvalu 0.0
  Tonga 4.5
  Nauru 7.1
  Micronesia, Federated States of 0.0
  Qatar 14.7
  Aruba (Netherlands) 3.5
  Bhutan 4.3
  Somalia
  Mali 2.8
  Guinea Bissau 2.6
  St. Kitts and Nevis 3.6
  Jamaica 3.9
  United Arab Emirates 11.7
  Laos 13.7
  Syria 7.4
  Cuba