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Statistics Finland

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Location: Finland

Finland:

Prison Populations: 3,134

Rate per 100,000: 58

Number of Children Separated from:

Imprisoned Father: 4,074

Imprisoned Mother: 296

Percentage of Population

Men: 72.7%

Women: 7.5%

Age Limits for Children Living in Prisons: 2 years

Number of Visits Allowed per Month: 4

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: Exceptions can be made to extend to 3 years. Source: Library of Congress. accessed 4 October 2016

Number of Visits Allowed: And family visits are allowed once per year. Source: Information Pack for British Prisoners in Finland. (n.d.). accessed 13 October 2016