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DNA Testing Exoneration Statistics

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DNA Testing and Convict Exoneration StatisticsData
Total number of U.S. exonerations since 2000 using DNA testing278
Number of death row inmates that have been exonerated using DNA testing20
Average length of time served by exonerees14 years
Average age of exonerees at the time of conviction26.5
Percent of exonerees that have been financially compensated65 %
Number of exonerees that plead guilty to the crime they didn’t commit31 of 258
Odds of a coincidental DNA match1 in 108 trillion
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Sources: American Civil Liberties Union
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: September 2, 2017

DNA Testing Exoneration Statistics

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