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  NCJ Number: NCJ 225709     Find in a Library
  Title: Jail Inmates at Midyear 2008 - Statistical Tables
  Document URL: PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): Todd D. Minton ; 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: 12
  Series: BJS Selected Findings
  Annotation: This report presents data on number of jails and jail inmates at midyear 2008 and analyzes patterns of growth from 2000 through 2008.
  Abstract: These statistical tables include data on rated capacity of jails, percent of capacity occupied, and capacity added. They provide estimates of admissions to jails and detail the volume of movement among the jail population. This Web document also includes total number for jail inmates by gender, race, and Hispanic origin. Standard errors for jail estimates are included. 2 figures and 14 tables
  Main Term(s): Jail statistics
  Index Term(s): Inmate statistics ; Inmate characteristics ; Gender ; Hispanic ; Race ; Capacity (correctional facilities)
  Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Statistics
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
   
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