Sections

CORRECTIONS / Jails

AIDS and HIV cases

  • Jail inmates known to be positive for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), by region and State June 30, 1993 and 1999
  • Deaths and AIDS-related deaths among local jail inmates, by region and State, July 1, 1998 to June 30, 1999

Average daily population

  • Number and rate (per 100,000 U.S. residents) of jail inmates, average daily population, rated capacity, and percent of capacity occupied, by legal status and sex, United States 1983-2012
    • Updated! Table 6.14.2012 -- PDF

Capacity

  • Number of jails, rated capacity, percent of capacity occupied, and number of inmates per employee, by region and jurisdiction June 30, 1999
  • Number and rate (per 100,000 U.S. residents) of jail inmates, average daily population, rated capacity, and percent of capacity occupied, by legal status and sex, United States 1983-2012
    • Updated! Table 6.14.2012 -- PDF

Education programs

  • Education programs in State, Federal, and private prisons, and in local jails, by type of program, United States 1995, 1999, 2000
  • Educational attainment for those in State and Federal prisons, in local jails, on probation, and in the general population, United States, selected years
  • Participation in education programs for those in State and Federal prisons, in local jails, and on probation, by type of program, United States, selected years

Educational attainment

  • Educational attainment for those in State and Federal prisons, in local jails, on probation, and in the general population, United States, selected years

Programs and participation

  • Education programs in State, Federal, and private prisons, and in local jails, by type of program, United States 1995, 1999, 2000
  • Participation in education programs for those in State and Federal prisons, in local jails, and on probation, by type of program, United States, selected years

Employees

  • Jail staff, by occupational category, region, and jurisdiction June 30, 1999
  • Jail staff and correctional officers, by sex, region, and jurisdiction June 30, 1999
  • Jail staff and correctional officers, by race, Hispanic origin, region, and jurisdiction June 30, 1999
  • Privately operated jails, by selected characteristics, United States June 30, 1999

Fifty largest jails in Nation

  • Average daily population and percent of capacity occupied in the 50 largest jail jurisdictions, United States 2005-2010
    • Table 6.0019.2010 -- PDF -- CSV

Inmate to employee ratio

  • Number of jails, rated capacity, percent of capacity occupied, and number of inmates per employee, by region and jurisdiction June 30, 1999

Inmates

Alcohol use

  • Percent of jail inmates reporting alcohol use, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and most serious offense, United States 1996 and 2002

Conviction status

  • Jail inmates, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and conviction status, United States 1990-2012
    • Updated! Table 6.17.2012 -- HTML
  • Characteristics of jail inmates, by conviction status, United States 1983, 1989, 1996, and 2002
  • Most serious current offense of jail inmates, by conviction status, United States 1983, 1989, 1996, and 2002

Current offense

  • Most serious current offense of jail inmates, by conviction status, United States 1983, 1989, 1996, and 2002
  • Most serious current offense of jail inmates, by sex, race, and Hispanic origin, United States 2002

Drug use

  • Percent of jail inmates reporting drug use, by type of drug and frequency of use, United States 1996 and 2002

Family background

  • Family background of jail inmates while growing up, United States 1996 and 2002

In fifty largest jails in Nation

  • Average daily population and percent of capacity occupied in the 50 largest jail jurisdictions, United States 2005-2010
    • Table 6.0019.2010 -- PDF -- CSV

Incarceration rate

  • Number and rate (per 100,000 U.S. residents) of persons in State and Federal prisons and local jails, United States 1985, 1990-2011

Number

  • Privately operated jails, by selected characteristics, United States June 30, 1999
  • Adults on probation, in jail or prison, and on parole, United States 1980-2011
    • Updated! Table 6.1.2011 -- PDF
  • Number and rate (per 100,000 U.S. residents) of persons in State and Federal prisons and local jails, United States 1985, 1990-2011
  • Number and rate (per 100,000 U.S. residents) of jail inmates, average daily population, rated capacity, and percent of capacity occupied, by legal status and sex, United States 1983-2012
    • Updated! Table 6.14.2012 -- PDF
  • Number and rate (per 100,000 U.S. residents) of jail inmates, by region and jurisdiction June 30, 2005
    • Table 6.0003.2005 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Persons under jail supervision, by confinement status and type of program, United States 1995-2012
    • Table 6.15.2012 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Jail inmates, by confinement status, region, and jurisdiction June 30, 1999
  • Characteristics of jail inmates, by conviction status, United States 1983, 1989, 1996, and 2002
  • Jail inmates, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, region, and jurisdiction June 30, 1999

Race and ethnicity

  • Jail inmates, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and conviction status, United States 1990-2012
    • Updated! Table 6.17.2012 -- HTML
  • Characteristics of jail inmates, by conviction status, United States 1983, 1989, 1996, and 2002
  • Most serious current offense of jail inmates, by sex, race, and Hispanic origin, United States 2002
  • Jail inmates, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, region, and jurisdiction June 30, 1999

Sex

  • Jail inmates, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and conviction status, United States 1990-2012
    • Updated! Table 6.17.2012 -- HTML
  • Characteristics of jail inmates, by conviction status, United States 1983, 1989, 1996, and 2002
  • Most serious current offense of jail inmates, by sex, race, and Hispanic origin, United States 2002
  • Jail inmates, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, region, and jurisdiction June 30, 1999

Supervision programs

  • Persons under jail supervision, by confinement status and type of program, United States 1995-2012
    • Table 6.15.2012 -- PDF -- CSV

Number of jails

  • Number of jails, rated capacity, percent of capacity occupied, and number of inmates per employee, by region and jurisdiction June 30, 1999

Privately operated jails

  • Privately operated jails, by selected characteristics, United States June 30, 1999

Sexual violence

  • Number and rate (per 1,000 inmates) of allegations and substantiated incidents of sexual violence reported by correctional authorities, by type of correctional facility, United States 2005 and 2006
    • Table 6.0016.2006 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Number and percent distribution of outcomes of investigations into allegations of sexual violence reported by correctional authorities, by type of correctional facility, United States 2006
    • Table 6.0017.2006 -- PDF -- CSV

Supervision programs

  • Persons under jail supervision, by confinement status and type of program, United States 1995-2012
    • Table 6.15.2012 -- PDF -- CSV