|Estimated number of adults on probation, in jail, in prison, or on parole and their percent of the adult population, by sex and race, 1990|
U.S. adult resident
Percent under correctional
care or in custody
Note: Detail may not add to total because of rounding. In cases where sex or race was unknown or not reported, percentages were applied based on known cases.
a A small number of Individuals may have multiple correctional statuses; consequently, the total number of persons under
correctional supervision may be an overestimate. See technical note.
b Resident population 18 years or older on April 1. 1990.