The data for this study were collected using
self-administered questionnaires given to a nonprobability sample of
incarcerated felons in ten states. Information in the data include
socioeconomic status of the inmate, prior criminal record, drug use,
weapon usage, family history, and demographic information.
Wright, James, and Rossi, Peter. Armed Criminals in America: A Survey of Incarcerated Felons, 1983. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2005-11-04. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08357.v1
United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research