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NCJ Number: NCJ 225619     Find in a Library
Title: Prison Inmates at Midyear 2008--Statistical Tables
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  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Author(s): Heather C. West Ph.D. ; William J. Sabol Ph.D.
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 03/2009
Page Count: 24
  Series: BJS Selected Findings
  Annotation: This report presents data on prisoners under the jurisdiction of Federal or State correctional authorities on June 30, 2008, collected from the National Prisoner Statistics series.
Abstract: This annual report compares changes in the prison population during the first 6 months of 2008 to changes from yearend 2000 through yearend 2007. It also provides data on the imprisonment rates for prisoners sentenced to more than 1 year by jurisdiction; the number of males and females in prison; the number of inmates held in custody in State and Federal prisons and local jails; custody incarceration rates; and the number of juveniles and non-citizens in U.S. custody. 21 tables
Main Term(s): Inmate statistics
Index Term(s): Federal correctional facilities ; Trend analysis ; State correctional facilities ; Immigrants/Aliens ; Juvenile inmates
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Type: Statistics ; Report (Annual/Periodic)
Country: United States of America
Language: English
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