TITLE

Prison Situation Among the States and in the Federal System, 2000

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
World Almanac & Book of Facts;2002, p766
SOURCE TYPE
Almanac
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Presents statistics on the prison situation among states, in the United States, and in the federal system as of 2000. 10 largest prison populations; Number of inmates; 10 highest incarceration rates; Prisoners per 100,000 residents.
ACCESSION #
5920783

 

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