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

One in five people in prison for at least 10 years is a black man incarcerated before age 25. Comparatively, just over one in eight in the general prison population ...

www.ppic.org/publication/californias-prison-population

African Americans remain overrepresented in California's prison population. In 2017, the year of most recent data, 28.5% of the state's male prisoners were African ....

www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/02/26/america-has-locked-up-so-many-black-people-it-has-warped-our-sense-of-reality

Feb 26, 2016 ... Black men are imprisoned at six times the rate of white men. In 2003, the Bureau of Justice Statistics estimated that black men have a 1 in 3 ...

www.washingtonpost.com/crime-law/2019/12/04/states-imprison-black-people-five-times-rate-whites-sign-narrowing-yet-still-wide-gap

Dec 4, 2019 ... Among state prison populations in 2000, black people were incarcerated at a rate 8.3 times higher than white people, and for Hispanic people the ...

www.ojp.gov/pdffiles1/nij/125618.pdf

population of blacks and of Asians,. Alaska Natives, American Indians, and Pacific Islanders. Regional variation in the growth of the black prison population.

www.reimaginerpe.org/node/2808

This prison population is disproportionately black and brown. As of 2006, the United States. penal population was 46 percent white, 41 percent African American ...

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

Jun 5, 2018 ... Structural racism exposes black women to distinct stressors—such as ... For example, 86 percent of incarcerated women are survivors of past ...

www.drugpolicyfacts.org/chapter/race_prison

Mar 8, 2021 ... Among black defendants convicted of drug offenses, 71 percent received sentences to incarceration in contrast to 63 percent of convicted white ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5558461

Health disparities between black and white male prisoners based on self- reported prevalence are similar to disparities in the general population for ...

www.sentencingproject.org/publications/color-of-justice-racial-and-ethnic-disparity-in-state-prisons

Jun 14, 2016 ... Overall Findings. The Bureau of Justice Statistics reports that 35% of state prisoners are white, 38% are black, and 21% are Hispanic.