A graph showing that, in North Carolina, there are 184 whites in prison per 100,000 population, but 1,121 blacks in prison per 100,000 population.

Data Source: North Carolina Department of Corrections and U.S. Census, July 31, 2003. (Graph: Peter Wagner, 2003)

This graph originally appeared in Racial Disparities in North Carolina Incarceration.



Tweet this page Follow @PrisonPolicy on Twitter Donate

Stay Informed

Get the latest updates by signing up for our newsletters:


And our specialty lists:







Events

Nothing scheduled right now. Invite us to to your city, college or organization.