This dataset is maintained and distributed by the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD), the criminal justice archive within ICPSR. NACJD is primarily sponsored by three agencies within the U.S. Department of Justice: the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
Annual Parole Survey, 1996 (ICPSR 29664)
Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
The 1996 Annual Parole Survey provides a count of the total number of persons supervised in the community on January 1 and December 31, 1996, and a count of the number entering and leaving supervision during the year. The survey also provides counts of the number of parolees by certain characteristics, such as gender, race, Hispanic or Latino origin, and supervision status. This survey covers all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the federal system.
Series: Annual Parole Survey Series
These data are available to the general public.
United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics. Annual Parole Survey, 1996. ICPSR29664-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2012-09-25. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR29664.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR29664.v1
This study was funded by:
- United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Scope of Study
Smallest Geographic Unit: jurisdiction
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Unit of Observation: jurisdiction
Universe: All adult parolees conditionally released to parole supervision, whether by parole board decision or by mandatory conditional release, between January 1, 1996, and December 31, 1996.
Data Types: administrative records data, survey data
Mode of Data Collection: mail questionnaire
Extent of Processing: ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:
- Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.
Original ICPSR Release: 2012-09-25
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