This survey provides nationally representative data on
persons held in federal prisons. The survey was designed to supply
information on individual characteristics of prison inmates, such as
their current offenses and sentences, criminal histories, prior drug and
alcohol use and treatment, gun possession and use, gang membership, and
family background. Data on characteristics of victims and on prison
activities, programs, and services are provided as well.
United States Department of Justice. Bureau of Prisons. Survey of Inmates of Federal Correctional Facilities, 1991. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2006-01-18. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06037.v1
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United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
To preserve respondent confidentiality, certain
identifying variables are restricted from general dissemination.
Aggregations of this information for statistical purposes that preserve
the anonymity of individual respondents can be obtained from ICPSR in
accordance with existing servicing policies.