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Africa (2019)

Country
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cameroon
Cape Verde (Cabo Verde)
Central African Republic
Chad
Comoros
Congo (Republic of)
Cote d'Ivoire
Democratic Republic of Congo
Djibouti
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Ethiopia
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea (Republic of)
Guinea Bissau
Kenya
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mayotte (France)
Morocco
Mozambique
Namibia
Niger
Nigeria
Reunion (France)
Rwanda
Sao Tome e Principe
Senegal
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
South Africa
South Sudan
Sudan
Swaziland/eSwatini
Tanzania
Togo
Tunisia
Uganda
Zambia
Zimbabwe
TOTAL
Prisoners
63
24
7,89
4,343
7,84
11,114
30,701
1,549
764
8,7
225
1,24
16,127
20,55
600
106
500
113,727
3,373
1,121
15,463
3,2
196
51,13
2,073
2,426
6,187
24,928
13,929
5,209
1,92
2,825
342
83,757
18,185
7,4
9,57
74,081
1,034
65
253
12,5
392
4,283
162,875
6,504
21
3,453
31,382
5,109
20,755
49,322
25
19,382
Female Prisoners
945
864
395
204
165
600
829
62
63
209
5
46
387
617
30
3,922
25
4,777
118
28
186
96
5
3,784
75
56
74
1,745
153
146
35
155
0
1,926
527
215
383
1,408
25
4,81
10
363
21
107
4,235
709
420
100
1,067
163
581
2,17
750
465
Male Prisoners
62,055
23,136
7,495
4,139
7,675
10,514
29,872
1,487
701
8,491
220
1,194
15,74
19,933
570
102,078
475
108,95
3,255
1,093
15,277
3,104
191
47,346
1,998
2,37
6,113
23,183
13,776
5,063
1,885
2,67
342
81,831
17,658
7,185
9,187
72,673
1,009
60,19
243
12,137
371
4,176
158,64
5,795
20,58
3,353
30,315
4,946
20,174
47,152
24,25
18,917
Total Fertility Rate
2.78
5.6
4.9
2.9
5.3
5.5
4.6
2.3
4.8
5.8
4.3
4.5
4.7
6
2,785
3.37
4.6
4.3
4
5.3
3.9
4.8
4.6
3.6
3.2
4.4
2.277
4.1
4.3
6
4.6
1.4
4.5
2,451
4.9
3.4
7
5.5
2.45
4.1
4.4
4.7
3.6
4.4
2.4
4.8
4.5
03.08
5
4.4
2.2
5.1
4.7
3.7
Children with Imprisoned Fathers
172,513
129,562
36,726
12,003
40,678
57,827
137,411
3,42
3,365
49,248
946
5,373
73,978
119,598
1,587
344,003
2,185
468,485
13,02
5,793
59,58
14,899
879
170,446
6,394
10,428
13,919
95,05
59,237
30,378
8,671
3,738
1,539
200,568
86,524
24,429
64,309
399,702
2,472
246,779
1,069
57,044
1,336
18,374
380,736
27,816
92,61
10,327
151,575
21,762
44,383
240,475
113,975
69,993
4,409,137
Children with Imprisoned Mothers
172,513
129,562
36,726
12,003
40,678
57,827
137,411
3,42
3,365
49,248
946
5,373
73,978
119,598
1,587
344,003
2,185
468,485
13,02
5,793
59,58
14,899
879
170,446
6,394
10,428
13,919
95,05
59,237
30,378
8,671
3,738
1,539
200,568
86,524
24,429
64,309
399,702
2,472
246,779
1,069
57,044
1,336
18,374
380,736
27,816
92,61
10,327
151,575
21,762
44,383
240,475
113,975
69,993
4,409,137
Children with an Imprisoned Parent
2,627
4,838
1,936
592
875
3,3
3,813
143
302
1,212
22
207
1,819
3,702
84
13,217
115
20,541
472
148
725
461
23
13,622
240
246
168
7,155
658
876
161
217
0
4,721
2,582
731
2,681
7,744
61
19,721
44
1,706
76
471
10,164
3,403
1,89
308
5,335
717
1,278
11,067
3,525
1,721
164,463
Total Number of Children in the Country
175,14
134,4
38,662
12,595
41,553
61,127
141,224
3,563
3,667
50,46
968
5,58
75,797
123,3
1,671
357,22
2,3
489,026
13,492
5,941
60,305
15,36
902
184,068
6,634
10,674
14,087
102,205
59,895
31,254
8,832
3,955
1,539
205,289
89,106
25,16
66,99
407,446
2,533
266,5
1,113
58,75
1,412
18,845
390,9
31,219
94,5
10,635
156,91
22,479
45,661
251,542
117,5
71,714
4,573,600
% Children with an Imprisoned Parent
1.34
0.99
0.73
1.47
0.44
01.08
1.23
1.91
0.16
0.66
0.26
0.25
0.68
0.3
0.49
01.02
0.6
01.01
1.8
0.57
0.49
0.25
0.1
0.83
0.72
0.48
0.64
0.87
0.67
0.33
0.47
1.3
01.06
1.85
0.61
2.37
0.59
0.44
0.95
4.82
1.19
0.77
5.33
0.6
02.05
0.52
0.5
1.87
0.57
0.63
1.47
1.17
1.38
0.96
0.83