Slice of a pie chart showing the number of women locked up in jails on a given day in the United States and the underlying offense using the newest data available in 2018

Data Source: For sources see https://www.prisonpolicy.org/reports/pie2018women.html#dataheader. (Graph: Aleks Kajstura, 2018)

This graph originally appeared in Women’s Mass Incarceration: The Whole Pie 2018.

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