Get the latest updates by signing up for our newsletters:
Signing up for all newsletters generally amounts to one email per week.
Can you make a tax-deductible gift to support our work?
Nothing scheduled right now. Invite us to to your city, college or organization or apply for an internship.
Data Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics, Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2001. (Graph: Peter Wagner, 2004)
Graph is a part of 2001 State Incarceration rates by race series.
We are leading the movement to protect our democracy from the Census Bureau's prison miscount.
We curate a searchable database of 2,100+ original research reports, organizing each entry by topic and adding brief summaries.
Our report that shows the number of people who are locked up in all of the different types of facilities and why they are there.
State-by-State Incarceration Rates by Race/Ethnicity
Nothing scheduled right now. Invite us to to your city, college or organization.