Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
The 2008 Annual Probation Survey provides a count of the total number of persons supervised on probation on January 1 and December 31, 2008, and a count of the number of persons entering and exiting probation supervision during 2008. The survey also provides counts of the number of probationers by certain characteristics, such as gender, race, Hispanic or Latino origin, offense, and supervision status. The survey covers all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the federal system.
These data are freely available.
United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics. Annual Probation Survey, 2008. ICPSR34319-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2013-03-22. doi:10.3886/ICPSR34319.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR34319.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: Adult probationers, regardless of conviction status, who have been placed under the supervision of a probation agency as part of a court order between January 1, 2008, and December 31, 2008.
Data Types: administrative records data, survey data
Mode of Data Collection: mail questionnaire
- Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.
Original ICPSR Release: 2013-03-22
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