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Table 2 Average daily count of youth in custody

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Average daily count of youth in custody
  2008/2009 2007/2008 to 2008/2009 2008/2009 2007/2008 to 2008/2009 2008/2009 2007/2008 to 2008/2009
  Sentenced custody Remand Total actual-in count1 Youth incarceration rate
  number % change number % change number per 10,000 youth aged 12 to 17 % change
Newfoundland and Labrador 21 -15 6 -18 27 7 -13
Prince Edward Island 6 -12 1 -25 7 6 -12
Nova Scotia 31 -24 25 -12 60 9 -14
New Brunswick 38 2 14 -9 53 10 0
Quebec 137 -1 80 8 217 4 4
Ontario 285 -20 411 -8 696 7 -12
Manitoba 82 4 176 8 270 26 6
Saskatchewan 141 5 89 -7 230 26 2
Alberta 80 -7 99 -1 179 6 -3
British Columbia 64 -1 74 3 138 4 2
Yukon 2 27 2 -11 4 16 13
Northwest Territories 10 6 5 -12 15 35 0
Nunavut .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
Total2 899 -8 981 -3 1,898 7 -4
not available for a specific reference period
Includes provincial director remand.
Percent changes for the "Total" category exclude data for Nunavut in order to make comparisons with previous years.