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Title: Annual Survey of Jails: Jurisdiction-Level Data, 1995      
dateReleased:
04-08-2015
downloadURL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06784.v1
ID:
doi:10.3886/ICPSR06784.v1
description:
This collection provides annual data on jail populations across the nation and examines the "spillover" effect on local jails resulting from the dramatic growth in federal and state prison populations. These data permit an assessment of the demands placed on correctional resources and provide a comprehensive picture of the adult correctional system and changes that occur within the system. Information is available on the number of inmates by sex, race, and adult or juvenile status. Facility characteristics were collected regarding capacity and average daily population.
description:
United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2015, "Annual Survey of Jails: Jurisdiction-Level Data, 1995", http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06784.v1
name:
United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997