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United States

United States Prisoners Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Female 8.5% 2003 9th out of 134
Foreign prisoners 0.5% 2003 77th out of 86
Per capita 715 per 100,000 people 2003 1st out of 164
Pre-trial detainees 20% 2003 106th out of 143
Share of prison capacity filled 0.0 2003 126th out of 128

SOURCES: International Centre for Prison Studies - World Prison Brief

Citation

"United States Prisoners Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/United-States/Crime/Prisoners

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