Data Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics’ Survey of Prison Inmates, 2016 data analyzed by the Prison Policy Initiative;
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2019 National Health Interview Survey Data, Table 4-1 (Asthma Prevalence Percents);
Lim, Joseph K. et al., Prevalence of Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States, The American Journal of Gastroenterology 115(9): 1429-1438;
Hofmeister, Megan G. et al., Estimating prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in the United States, 2013-2016, Hepatology 69(3): 1020-1031;
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Diagnoses of HIV Infection among Adults and Adolescents in Metropolitan Statistical Areas - United States and Puerto Rico, 2016, Table 1a. (Graph: Wendy Sawyer, 2022)
This graph originally appeared in Chronic Punishment: The unmet health needs of people in state prisons.