Albania with the highest number of convicts in the region

Albania with the highest number of convicts in the region

Albania has the highest number of convicts per 100 thousand residents among Western Balkan countries.

This is suggested by the latest figures published by World Prison Brief.

According to the report, in the list of Western Balkans countries, Albania is followed by Montenegro with 174 convicts per 100 thousand residents. Serbia comes third with 174 convicts per 100 thousand residents, while FYROM ranks fourth with 134 convicts per 100 thousand convicts.

Meanwhile, Kosovo and Bosnia and Herzegovina have the lowest number of convicts per 100 thousand residents with 106 and 73 respectively.

The US has the highest number of convicts in the world with 655 convicts per 100 thousand residents. Latin America countries also have a high number of convicts with Brazil leading the list with 323 convicts per 100 thousand residents. /ibna/