Prison Population Assignment

nfographic: Prison Population Assignment

  • Completed with Virtual Clinical Experience #8-Correctional Facility Nursing / Jail Nursing
  • Individual Activity


  1. In preparation for this assignment, explore websites and scholarly sources that discuss characteristics of, and health issues related to, the prison population. In addition, learn about developing an infographic – which is a visual image such as a chart or diagram that represents data and information. See or other sources of your choice for ideas on infographics.
  2. Create an infographic (visual representation) that depicts demographics, characteristics, and common health issues of the prison population. Address factors such as racial/ethnic mix, gender, age, chronic health conditions, mental health conditions, addictions, and communicable disease. Include citations within the infographic.

Submit the infographic document in Moodle. Note: the drawing tools in Microsoft WORD are sufficient to create an infographic; purchase of additional software is not required to complete this assignment.