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State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons 2004 - Statistical Tables

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NJRP sampling design
Stratum Total number of
counties in stratum
Defining characteristics of each
county in this stratum in 2000
Approximate sampling rate Number of counties sampled

1 of 75 most populous counties in 2000
0 11 Population greater than 1,900,000 1 in 1 11
Not in stratum 0
Cost-factor of 1 - not sampled
11 12 Population between 900,001 and 1,900,000 1 in 1 12
12 13 Population between 679,001 and 900,000 1 in 1 13
Cost-factor of 3
31 15 Population between 679,001 and 1,900,000 nearly 1 in 1   13
Cost-factor of 5
51 10 Population between 1,000,001 and 1,900,000 1 in 3 3
52 14 Population between 679,001 and 1,000,000 1 in 2 6
Not 1 of 75 most populous counties in 2000
Cost-factor of 1
111 193 Population between 97,001 and 679,000 1 in 1 106
112 168 Population between 54,001 and 97,000 1 in 8 20
113 309 Population between 25,001 and 54,000 1 in 11 26
114 231 Population between 16,001 and 25,000 1 in 23 10
115 497 Population between 1 and 16,000 1 in 33 15
Cost-factor of 3
131 107 Population between 97,001 and 679,000 1 in 4 23
132 88 Population between 44,001 and 97,000 1 in 17 5
133 234 Population between 15,001 and 44,000 1 in 39 6
134 336 Population between 1 and 15,000 1 in 112 3
Cost-factor of 5
151 81 Population between 160,001 and 679,000 1 in 7 11
152 146 Population between 64,001 and 160,000 1 in 18 8
153 220 Population between 31,001 and 64,000 1 in 44 5
154 140 Population between 18,001 and 31,000 1 in 70 2
155 280 Population between 1 and 18,000 1 in 140 2

Source: National Judicial Reporting Program
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