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Statistics Denmark

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Location: Denmark

Denmark:

Prison Populations: 4,091

Rate per 100,000: 73

Number of Children Separated from:

Imprisoned Father: 5,318

Imprisoned Mother: 232

Percentage of Population

Men: 61.9%

Women: 4.0%

Age Limits for Children Living in Prisons: 1 year

Number of Visits Allowed per Visits: 8

Prison populations and rate per 100,000 from Children of Prisoners Europe based on International Centre for Prison Studies data: World Prison population list (10th edition 2013). accessed 4 October 2016
Number of Children Separated: Extrapolation. Source: Children of Prisoners Europe based on International Centre for Prison Studies data: World Prison population list (10th edition 2013). accessed 4 October 2016
Percentage of Populations: Source: World Prison Brief, Institute for Criminal Policy Research, accessed 10 October 2016
Percentage of Men: Data calculated by excluding remand prisoners (or pretrial detainees), women and juveniles. Source: World Prison Brief, Institute for Criminal Policy Research. accessed 10 October 2016
Age Limits: Mothers and Fathers. Source: Library of Congress, accessed 4 October 2016
Number of Visits Allowed: 2 hours twice per week. Source: Country Report Denmark, QCEA.  accessed 13 October 2016