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NCJ Number: NCJ 225709     Find in a Library
Title: Jail Inmates at Midyear 2008 - Statistical Tables
Series: BJS Selected Findings
Author(s): Todd D. Minton ; William J. Sabol Ph.D.
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 03/2009
Page Count: 12
Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF 
Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
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)
   
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