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www.vera.org/downloads/pdfdownloads/state-incarceration-trends-texas.pdf

In Texas, Black people constituted 13% of ... change in prison population. SINCE 1983. SINCE 2000. 329%. -1%. PRISONS. STATE TOTALS. 216,516 people.

www.psychologicalscience.org/news/were-only-human/blacks-in-prison-perception-and-punishment.html

Jun 6, 2014 ... Everyone has heard the statistics on the incarceration of Black Americans, but they bear repeating. Blacks make up nearly 40 percent of the ...

www.hrw.org/reports/2000/usa/Rcedrg00-01.htm

Blacks are incarcerated nationally at a rate of 1,547 per 100,000 black residents. In some states, the black rate of incarceration reaches extraordinary levels ...

www.acluwv.org/en/news/racial-disparities-jails-and-prisons-covid-19s-impact-black-community

Jun 12, 2020 ... While Black people were approximately 3.5 percent of the state's total population, they made up about 11.7 percent of West Virginia's prison ...

www.prisonreformtrust.org.uk/WhatWeDo/Projectsresearch/Race

With black people 53%, Asian 55%, and other ethnic groups 81% more likely to be sent to prison for an indictable offence at the Crown Court, even when factoring ...

apps.urban.org/features/long-prison-terms/demographics.html

In Pennsylvania, for example, black people make up 49 percent of the state prison population but 60 percent of those serving the longest prison terms.

www.statista.com/chart/18376/us-incarceration-rates-by-sex-and-race-ethnic-origin

Feb 19, 2021 ... According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2,203 Black men per 100,000 were held in state or federal prisons in the U.S. during 2019 ...

www.americanprogress.org/issues/race/reports/2018/06/05/451647/mass-incarceration-stress-black-infant-mortality

Jun 5, 2018 ... African American adults are five times more likely to be imprisoned ... For example, 86 percent of incarcerated women are survivors of past ...

www.aclu.org/issues/smart-justice/mass-incarceration

Since 1970, our incarcerated population has increased by 700% – 2.3 million people in jail and prison today, far outpacing population growth and crime.

wydaily.com/local-news/2020/07/20/there-are-more-blacks-incarcerated-in-virginia-heres-what-its-like-in-the-historic-triangle

Jul 20, 2020 ... Blacks comprised 43 percent of the population in jails in 2015 despite only comprising 20 percent of the state population, according to the Vera ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2019/04/30/shrinking-gap-between-number-of-blacks-and-whites-in-prison

Apr 30, 2019 ... In 2017, blacks represented 12% of the U.S. adult population but 33% of the sentenced prison population. Whites accounted for 64% of adults but ...