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Survey of Inmates of State Correctional Facilities, 1991: [United States]

Metadata Updated: November 28, 2023

This survey provides nationally representative data on persons held in state prisons and is similar to surveys conducted in 1974 (ICPSR 7811), 1979 (ICPSR 7856), and 1986 (ICPSR 8711). The survey was designed to provide information on individual characteristics of prison inmates, their current offenses and sentences, characteristics of victims, criminal histories, prior drug and alcohol use and treatment, gun possession and use, gang membership, family background, and prison activities, programs, and services.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 28, 2023

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Harvested from DOJ JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 28, 2023
Publisher Bureau of Justice Statistics
Identifier 290
Data First Published 1993-10-11T00:00:00
Language eng
Data Last Modified 1993-10-11T00:00:00
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 011:21
Metadata Context
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Harvest Source Title DOJ JSON
Program Code 011:061
Publisher Hierarchy Office of Justice Programs > Bureau of Justice Statistics
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash a10097d19a605457d39a866671b8e0fd696e231fb8cfdb07341dbf2f0cfb5998
Source Schema Version 1.1

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