V21: PRIOR PRISON TIME - YEARS
Item 12(a) Prior prison time - years The length of time served IN PRISON prior to the date of admission entered in Item 8(c) and credited to prison service for the current sentence. Actual number is coded
Based upon 358,987 valid cases out of 465,759 total cases.
- minimum: 0
- maximum: 24
- mean: 0.327
- standard deviation: 1.261
Location: 49-50 (width: 2; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
(Range of) Missing Values: 95 , 98 , 99
Source: This variable was taken from: National Corrections Reporting Program, 1993.
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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.