Number of people locked up in prisons, jails, juvenile and immigration facilities in the U.S., the highest incarceration rate in the world.
1 in 2
Federal prisoners who are there because of drug charges
1 in 23
Lifetime chance of being incarcerated for white men
1 in 3
Lifetime chance of being incarcerated for African-American men
Amount spent annually on federal, state and local corrections in the U.S.
Number of children in the U.S. with a parent in prison.
Sources: Families Against Mandatory Minimums, Prison Policy Initiative, Sentencing Project, Justice Policy Institute.