2003~2015 Current Status of Prisoners by Sex
Since then, the number of male and female detainees has increased slightly to 45,625 and 2,603 in 2009, and the percentage of women has also increased to 5.4%. By 2013, there were 2,923 women out of a total of 48,824. Therefore, the percentage of women accounted for 6.0%. In 2015, the number of prisoners increased for both males and females compared to 2013. Among them, the increase in the number of women is relatively large, indicating that 3,519 out of 54,667 people are women, which accounted for 6.4%.