Number of people in state or federal prison custody from 1999 to 2012 by whether they are held in a facility 
run by the government or a under contract with a private company.

Data Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics, Corrections Statistical Analysis Tool. (Graph: Peter Wagner, 2014)

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