January 27, 2012

Appendix: Additional Tables

Table A.1: Gender and Age of State Prisoners, December 31, 2009

<55

Percent <55

≥55

Percent ≥55

Total

Percent of total

Percent ≥55 in gender group

Male

816,997

92.9%

65,672

95.5%

882,669

93.1%

7.4%

Female

62,756

7.1%

3,092

4.5%

65,848

4.5%

4.7%

Total

879,753

100%

68,764

100%

948,517

100%

7.2%

Source: National Corrections Reporting Program. Note: Based on 24 states reporting prison populations for year-end 2009.

Table A.2: Race and Age of State Prisoners, December 31, 2009

<55

Percent <55

≥55

Percent ≥55

Total

Percent of total

Percent ≥55 in racial group

White

324,368

39.9%

34,750

53.7%

359,118

40.9%

9.7%

Black

391.705

48.2%

25,333

39.1%

417,038

47.5%

6.1%

Other

96,812

11.9%

4,640

7.2%

101,461

11.6%

4.6%

Total

812,894

100%

64,723

100%

877,617

100%

7.4%