No Country Incarcerates More Women Than The U.S.
The United States has more female prisoners than China, Russia and India combined. According to the International Centre for Prison Studies, the U.S. has 201,200 female prisoners, 8.8 percent of its total prison population. China comes a very distant second with 84,600 female prisoners while Russia is in third place with 59,000. 625,000 women and girls are being held in penal institutions worldwide and the female prison population is rising on all five continents.
- Female deaths among prisoners in England and Wales 2000-2015Female deaths among prisoners in England and Wales 2000-2015
- Female prison population in England and Wales 2000-2014Female prison population in England and Wales 2000-2014
- U.S. female labor force participation rate 1990-2015U.S. female labor force participation rate 1990-2015
- Healthcare importance in U.S. 2016, by genderHealthcare importance in U.S. 2016, by gender
- Number of stores U.S. consumers plan to visit on Black Friday 2016, by genderNumber of stores U.S. consumers plan to visit on Black Friday 2016, by gender
- Interest in Zika virus news in the U.S. by genderInterest in Zika virus news in the U.S. by gender
- Concern about the Zika virus in the U.S. by genderConcern about the Zika virus in the U.S. by gender
- Opinion on U.S. Zika virus outbreak prevention efforts by gender 2016Opinion on U.S. Zika virus outbreak prevention efforts by gender 2016
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