Elderly prisoners

Other Names:
Increasing elderly prison population
Aging criminals

The aging of the population in western societies means that there are more old people in prison, which means a greater number of prisoners with physical and mental disabilities.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
12.09.2019 – 15:20 CEST