Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

Prevalence of Imprisonment in the U.S. Population, 1974-2001

Cover image for

Download


Published: 2003
Language: English
Wordcount: 7,692 / 43 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 92.1
LoC Category: HV
Downloads: 633
Added to site: 2009.06.24
mnybks.net#: 24516
Origin: gutenberg.org
Excerpt

74 to 23% in 2001.

----------------------------------------------------------------------

+Table 1. Prevalence of incarceration in a State or Federal prison, by current and former prisoners, 1974-2001+

Current and former prisoners ever incarcerated in a State or Federal prison--

1974 1979 1986 1991 1997 2001

Number incarcerated

Total 1,819,000 2,100,000 2,667,000 3,437,000 4,652,000 5,618,000 Current 216,000 302,000 524,000 788,000 1,171,000 1,319,000 Former 1,603,000 1,798,000 2,143,000 2,649,000 3,481,000 4,299,000

Ever incarcerated rate*

Total 1,251 1,308 1,516 1,828 2,336 2,673 Current 149 188 298 419 588 628 Former 1,102 1,120 1,218 1,409 1,748 2,045

Note: Numbers of current adult prisoners from National Prisoner Statistics data series. Former prisoner statistics based on inmate survey data. Estimates were rounded to the nearest 1,000. See Methodology for estimation procedures.

*The number ever incarcerated per 100,000 adult U

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Jennette Green
Jennette Green discovered a love for writing in the second grade. She had stories in her mind that were simply calling to be written. The Kaavl series is one such a story, which has been with her since she was eighteen. As our Author of the Day, Green reveals how many times she rewrote Kaavl Conspiracy, how her books come together and gives a sneak peek into what we can expect from her next.
Read full interview...