Problem

Elderly prisoners

Other Names:
Increasing elderly prison population
Aging criminals
Nature:
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.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET