Dominica

Not Available

Immigration detainees

2019

Not Available

Detained children

2017

8,264

International migrants

2019

74,243

Population

2020

Overview

Types of facilities used for migration-related detention
Administrative Ad Hoc Criminal Unknown
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IMMIGRATION AND DETENTION-RELATED STATISTICS

Total number of immigration detainees by year
Not Available
2019
Total number of detained minors
Not Available
2017
Criminal prison population
25,129
2016
Percentage of foreign prisoners
6.8
2016
Prison population rate (per 100,000 of national population)
232
2016
Population
74,243
2020
International migrants
8,264
2019
Refugees
0

SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS

DOMESTIC LAWS AND POLICIES

Legal tradition
Common law
2017

INTERNATIONAL LAW

Individual complaints procedure
Acceptance Year
CRPD, Optional Protocol to o the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2012
2012
Ratio of complaints procedures accepted
Observation Date
1/5
1/5
Regional legal instruments
Year of Ratification (Treaty) / Transposed (Directive) / Adoption (Regulation)
ACHR, American Convention on Human Rights 1993
1993
CBDP, Inter-American Convention on the Prevention, Punishment and Eradication of Violence against Women (Convention of Belem do Para) 1995
1995
Regional treaty reservations
Reservation Year
ACHR Article 4 1993
1993
ACHR Article 5 1993
1993
ACHR Article 8 1993
1993
Relevant recommendations of the UN Universal Periodic Review
Observation Date
No 2013
2017
No 2014

INSTITUTIONAL INDICATORS