Crime is an inevitable part of society since breaking laws is the nature of humans. Therefore, to keep a check on crimes; prison terms (the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned) are handed-out to the guilty. Here is a list of top 5 countries with the highest prison populations.
1. United States of America (USA)
|Prisoners per 100,000 of Population||748|
|Prisoners per 100,000 of Population||120|
|Prisoners per 100,000 of Population||585|
|Prisoners per 100,000 of Population||253|
|Prisoners per 100,000 of Population||32|
* Based on the most recent data from International Centre for Prison Studies.