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We are surpassed only by Russia, which incarcerates roughly one of every 146 citizens.
The answer may surprise folks who spend a lot time watching crime-soaked nightly news reports or New York Undercover, but compared to other Western societies, which incarcerate at rates as much as 10 times below the U.