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Number of people in prison in 2020 from each Montana Congressional district

Congressional Districts Number of people in state prison from each Congressional district, 2020 Census population, 2020 Total population, 2020 Imprisonment rate per 100,000
District 1 512 542,112 541,000 95
District 2 818 542,113 541,717 151

Sources and methodology

Congressional Districts
This is the Montana Congressional district as drawn in 2021.
Number of people in state prison from each Congressional district, 2020
This is the number of people from each Congressional district in state prison as of 2020. See the methodology section of the report.
Census population, 2020
This is the population of the Congressional district as reported in the 2020 Census.
Total population, 2020
This is the total population of the Congressional district as reflected in the 2020 Census plus the imprisoned population.
Imprisonment rate per 100,000
This is the number of imprisoned people divided by the total population and then multiplied by 100,000. It allows ready comparison of the frequency of imprisonment between each Congressional district of different population sizes.


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