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According to the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), 2,266,800 adults were incarcerated in U.S. federal and state prisons, and county jails at year-end 2011 – about 0.94% of adults in the U.S. resident population
Webb can cite any number he wants mostly made up anyway.
Think Webb needs to read the BJS statistics.
While the United States represents about 4.4 percent of the world's population, it houses around 22 percent of the world's prisoners.
originally posted by: YouPeople
a reply to: neo96
Here is a third chance to get it.
Considering we have one the most screwed criminal justice systems around. We have the highest incarceration rate in the world and 22% of people in the world who are in prison are in the US.