Graph showing the number of women in Connecticut state prisons from 1978 to 2015. In 1978, there were 75 women in Connecticut state prisons. By 2015, the number of women in prison had grown to 577.

(Graph: Wendy Sawyer, January 2018)

thumbnail for The Gender Divide report This graph is a part of the Prison Policy Initiative report, The Gender Divide: Tracking women's state prison growth.

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