Chart showing the portion of New York State's and South Dakota's state prison population that is incarcerated for a drug offense from 2000 to until 2018 (New York) or 2020 (South Dakota). The portion of New York State's prison population that is incarcerated for drug offenses has been consistently falling, while South Dakota's is rising.

Data Source: See "Data sources & methodology" section of full report. (Graph: Wendy Sawyer & Peter Wagner, 2020)

This graph originally appeared in Mass Incarceration: The Whole Pie 2020.

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