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Statistics Greece

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Location: Greece

Greece:

Prison Populations: 12,479

Rate per 100,000: 111

Number of Children Separated from:

Imprisoned Father: 16,222

Imprisoned Mother: 720

Percentage of Population

Men: 65.8%

Women: 5.0%

Age Limits for Children Living in Prisons: 3 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: Source: Library of Congress, accessed 4 October 2016
Number of Visits Allowed: Once social visit per week after sentencing, 2 per week during remand Source: Prison Conditions in Greece, European Prison Observatory: Detention Conditions in the European Union. accessed 13 October 2016