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Crime Statistics > State Prisoners > Number of deaths (most recent) by state

DEFINITION: Total number of all deaths for prisoners in state correctional facilities. NOTE: this statistic does not include District of Columbia. There were 9 prisoner deaths in 2001 for Washingotn DC. None of the deaths were suicide or homicide.
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Rank   States  Amount 
# 1     Texas: 804 
# 2     California: 625 
# 3     Florida: 365 
# 4     New York: 360 
# 5     Pennsylvania: 248 
# 6     Ohio: 229 
# 7     Michigan: 227 
# 8     Georgia: 199 
# 9     Alabama: 172 
# 10     Illinois: 158 
# 11     Louisiana: 150 
# 12     Maryland: 141 
# 13     Virginia: 140 
# 14     Arizona: 139 
# 15     New Jersey: 129 
# 16     North Carolina: 128 
# 17     Missouri: 122 
# 18     South Carolina: 116 
# 19     Oklahoma: 115 
# 20     Tennessee: 112 
# 21     Wisconsin: 99 
# 22     Indiana: 97 
# 23     Colorado: 94 
# 24     Kentucky: 77 
# 25     Arkansas: 73 
# 26     Mississippi: 69 
= 27     Connecticut: 60 
= 27     Washington: 60 
# 29     Oregon: 57 
# 30     Nevada: 52 
# 31     Massachusetts: 49 
# 32     Kansas: 43 
# 33     Delaware: 31 
# 34     Minnesota: 28 
= 35     Idaho: 26 
= 35     New Mexico: 26 
# 37     West Virginia: 25 
# 38     Alaska: 22 
= 39     Iowa: 20 
= 39     Hawaii: 20 
= 41     South Dakota: 15 
= 41     Nebraska: 15 
# 43     Utah: 14 
# 44     Maine: 13 
= 45     Montana: 11 
= 45     New Hampshire: 11 
= 45     Rhode Island: 11 
# 48     Wyoming:
# 49     Vermont:
# 50     North Dakota:
Total: 5,815  
Weighted average: 116.3  
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"State Prisoners > Number of deaths by state", Bureau of Justice Statistics, State Prisoner Suicides and Homicides, 2001.. Retrieved from http://www.StateMaster.com/graph/cri_sta_pri_num_of_dea-crime-state-prisoners-number-deaths

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