Highest to Lowest - Prison Population Total

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Ranking Title Prison Population Total
  Palau 94
  North Macedonia 1879
  Philippines 215000
  Lebanon 10032
  China 1710000
  Honduras 21629
  Grenada 463
  Togo 5277
  Malawi 14060
  Madagascar 27903
  Swaziland/eSwatini 3776
  Benin 8502
  Ukraine 52609
  Fiji 2506
  Singapore 11619
  Peru 94235
  Guyana 2069
  Hungary 16334
  New Caledonia (France) 536
  French Polynesia (France) 642
  Switzerland 6943
  Norway 3207
  Finland 2910
  Denmark 4125
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: Federation 1813
  Austria 8471
  Albania 5063
  Republic of (South) Korea 54099
  Uruguay 11755
  Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) 143
  Paraguay 16804
  Mexico 198384
  Martinique (France) 846
  Haiti 10905
  Guadeloupe (France) 928
  Greenland (Denmark) 126
  Ecuador 39251
  Brazil 773151
  Antigua and Barbuda 287
  Reunion (France) 1064
  Mayotte (France) 347
  Japan 48802
  Brunei Darussalam 1365
  Niger 10723
  Mozambique 19832
  Burkina Faso 7621
  Libya 9100
  Kenya 51130
  Macau (China) 1569
  Burundi 10778
  Lithuania 6138
  Latvia 3414
  Bosnia and Herzegovina: Republika Srpska 743
  Taiwan 60956
  Kuwait 4662
  Hong Kong (China) 7935
  Cambodia 36600
  Zambia 22823
  Uganda 55229
  Tunisia 22663
  Senegal 11547
  Mauritania 2321
  Gabon 4476
  Vietnam 123697
  Malaysia 74000
  Vanuatu 202
  Argentina 103209
  Tanzania 35803
  Moldova (Republic of) 6704
  Luxembourg 652
  Guinea (Republic of) 3782
  Nigeria 71938
  Slovenia 1455
  Germany 63851
  Pakistan 77275
  India 466084
  Jersey (United Kingdom) 139
  Barbados 874
  Rwanda 65000
  Sierra Leone 4732
  Ireland, Republic of 3791
  Guernsey (United Kingdom) 93
  Seychelles 394
  Canada 39579
  New Zealand 9857
  Australia 43134
  Guatemala 25419
  Dominican Republic 26782
  Cyprus (Republic of) 762
  Panama 17837
  Jordan 20060
  Montenegro 1141
  Liechtenstein 12
  Timor-Leste (formerly East Timor) 695
  Liberia 2700
  Zimbabwe 22000
  Comoros 225
  Algeria 65000
  Bangladesh 88084
  Israel 19376
  Sao Tome e Principe 253
  United Kingdom: Scotland 7128
  United Kingdom: Northern Ireland 1463
  Romania 20302
  Portugal 12715
  Italy 57846
  Chile 42901
  Spain 58642
  Croatia 3217
  El Salvador 38114
  Malta 660
  Belarus 32500
  Slovakia 10643
  Georgia 9680
  Czech Republic 21062
  Thailand 373169
  Colombia 118079
  Greece 11177
  Estonia 2451
  Kazakhstan 29403
  Morocco 85767
  Kyrgyzstan 10142
  Papua New Guinea 5087
  United Kingdom: England & Wales 80827
  Russian Federation 517028
  Poland 74154
  France 70651
  Indonesia 224522
  South Africa 154437
  Mauritius 2992
  French Guiana/Guyane (France) 656
  Myanmar (formerly Burma) 92000
  Ghana 15463
  Netherlands 10887
  Solomon Islands 479
  Kosovo/Kosova 1832
  St. Lucia 503
  Nepal 23775
  Mongolia 3398
  St. Vincent and the Grenadines 469
  Anguilla (United Kingdom) 55
  Sint Maarten (Netherlands) 62
  Belgium 10883
  Marshall Islands 35
  United States of America 2121600
  Guam (USA) 690
  Cook Islands (New Zealand) 47
  Dominica 194
  Afghanistan 30748
  Cote d'Ivoire 21186
  Sri Lanka 23355
  Cayman Islands (United Kingdom) 240
  Nicaragua 20918
  Iran 240000
  American Samoa (USA) 193
  Samoa 400
  Saudi Arabia 61000
  Iraq 45000
  Bahrain 3485
  Curaçao (Netherlands) 377
  Turkey 286000
  Congo (Republic of) 1388
  Armenia 2267
  Sweden 6210
  Bolivia 19161
  Serbia 10852
  San Marino 2
  Andorra 49
  Cape Verde (Cabo Verde) 1549
  Monaco 32
  Azerbaijan 23319
  Bahamas 1778
  Chad 8700
  Egypt 106000
  Sudan 21000
  Ethiopia 113727
  Eritrea
  Equatorial Guinea 500
  Democratic Republic of Congo 20550
  Central African Republic 764
  Angola 24000
  Botswana 4343
  Namibia 7400
  Cameroon 30701
  Bulgaria 9028
  Costa Rica 19226
  Trinidad and Tobago 3999
  Faeroe Islands (Denmark) 11
  Bermuda (United Kingdom) 226
  Belize 1297
  Isle of Man (United Kingdom) 106
  Iceland 131
  Northern Mariana Islands (USA) 270
  Venezuela 57096
  Kiribati 129
  Maldives 1852
  Tajikistan 9317
  Democratic People's Republic of (North) Korea
  Yemen 14000
  Oman 1960
  Gibraltar (United Kingdom) 47
  Virgin Islands (USA) 412
  South Sudan 7000
  Lesotho 2073
  Gambia 691
  Turkmenistan 30452
  Suriname 1000
  Tuvalu 11
  Tonga 176
  Nauru 14
  Micronesia, Federated States of 132
  Qatar 1150
  Aruba (Netherlands) 170
  Uzbekistan 43900
  Bhutan 1119
  Somalia
  Mali 5209
  Guinea Bissau 196
  St. Kitts and Nevis 220
  Puerto Rico (USA) 10475
  Jamaica 3866
  United Arab Emirates 9826
  Djibouti 600
  Laos 9000
  Syria 10599
  Cuba 57337