The aim of this publication is to present periodical statistics on prisoners detained by the Hungarian Prison Service and to introduce the activities of the Prison Service. Along with fulfilling our legal obligation of providing data of public interest, we would also like to provide a wide range of up-to-date information for research and analysis purposes.

Current brochure:

Review of Hungarian Prison Statistics 2018 vol. 1.


Published by

The Hungarian Prison Service Headquarters
Department of Strategic Analysis and Planning
H-1054 Budapest, Steindl Imre u. 8.

Responsible for publishing:
Major General Tamás Tóth, Dr, Director General

Publication supervisor: Colonel Bernadett Bodó, Dr,
Head of the Office of the Director General,
Hungarian Prison Service Headquarters

Editor in chief:
Zsolt Kristóf Várkonyi

ISSN 2416-1233