List of Political Prisoners of the Russian Federation, 2014-2016

Version 1.0, published: Nov. 25, 2021

Open Access

Robert van Voren

Main category: Miscellaneous
Additional categories: Protests
Robert van Voren (2021): List of Political Prisoners of the Russian Federation, 2014-2016, v. 1.0, Discuss Data, <doi:10.48320/DECAACA8-FB9A-4FCF-9153-DA09332CC02A>.


A list with all known political prisoners in the Russian Federation, with short biographical data, collected and published on a regular basis in the years 2014-2016.

The List of Political Prisoners in Russia contains the names of persons who have either been sentenced for political or religious reasons or are currently under criminal investigation for these reasons.




Human Rights Political Prisoners

Language of data

English Russian


Peace And Conflict Studies Political Science Sociology

Methods of data collection

Desk Research Expert Interviews

Methods of data analysis

Descriptive Statistics