This list of the most policed countries in the world has been made by Statista (Statista.com)
According to this infographic, Russia is the most policed country in the world, with 565 police officers for every 100.000 inhabitants. Turkey is the second one with 475 and Italy is third with 467.

What surprises you most?

What are the reasons for these stats in your opinion?

How could you explain the fact that there so many European countries among the most heavily policed countries in the world?