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Annual Parole Survey, 1999 (ICPSR 29667)

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The 1999 Annual Parole Survey provides a count of the total number of persons supervised in the community on January 1 and December 31, 1999, 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 and Hispanic or Latino origin, supervision status, and cause of death. This survey covers all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the Federal System.

Series: Annual Parole Survey Series

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  • These data are freely available.


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Study Description


United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics. Annual Parole Survey, 1999. ICPSR29667-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2012-09-25.

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This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   causes of death, criminal justice system, offenses, parole, parolees, sentencing

Smallest Geographic Unit:   jurisdiction

Geographic Coverage:   United States

Time Period:  

  • 1999-01-01--1999-12-31

Date of Collection:  

  • 1999-12--2000-02

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, 1999, and December 31, 1999.

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.


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