CCA specializes in the design, building and management of prisons, jails and detention facilities and providing inmate residential and prisoner transportation services in partnership with government. The company is the fifth largest corrections system in the nation, behind only the federal government and three states. CCA is the founder of the private corrections industry and is the nations largest provider of jail, detention and corrections services to governmental agencies. CCA has approximately 72,500 beds in 65 facilities, including 40 owned facilities, under contract for management in 19 states and the District of Columbia. The company manages approximately 70,000 inmates including males, females and juveniles at all security levels and does business with all three federal corrections agencies, almost half of all states, and more than a dozen local municipalities.