Graph showing the incarceration rate for women in Maryland state prisons. In 1978, there were 11 women incarcerated per 100,000 women in Maryland. By 2015, the women's incarceration rate in Maryland was 28 per 100,000 women in Maryland.

(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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