Graph showing the incarceration rate for women in Virginia state prisons. In 1978, there were 11 women incarcerated per 100,000 women in Virginia. By 2015, the women's incarceration rate in Virginia was 76 per 100,000 women in Virginia.

(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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