Graph showing the incarceration rate for men in Kentucky state prisons. In 1978, there were 186 men incarcerated per 100,000 men in Kentucky. By 2015, the men's incarceration rate in Kentucky was 877 per 100,000 men in Kentucky.

(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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