Graph showing the incarceration rate for men in West Virginia state prisons. In 1978, there were 130 men incarcerated per 100,000 men in West Virginia. By 2015, the men's incarceration rate in West Virginia was 686 per 100,000 men in West 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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