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The most recent data available in 1995 indicated there were 483,717 inmates in jails and 1,104,074 inmates in state and federal prisons in the united states, a total of 1,587,791 prisoners. A number of people with intellectual disability life the effects of intellectual disability vary from mental retardation to intellectual disability.