HELP US END MASS INCARCERATION The Prison Policy Initiative uses research, advocacy, and organizing to dismantle mass incarceration. We’ve been in this movement for 20 years, thanks to individual donors like you.

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graphic comparing the incarceration rates of the founding NATO members with the incarceration rates of the United States and the island of Guam. The incarceration rate of 698 per 100,000 for the United States and 5567 for Guam is much higher than any of the founding NATO members

(Graph: Peter Wagner and Wendy Sawyer, June 2018)

This graph is a part of the Prison Policy Initiative report, States of Incarceration: The Global Context 2018.

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