Table 4
Average counts of adults in custody, by type of custody status and jurisdiction, 2010/2011

Table 4
Average counts of adults in custody, by type of custody status and jurisdiction, 2010/2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of average counts of adults in custody. The information is grouped by jurisdiction (appearing as row headers), remand, sentenced custody, other temporary detention, total custody, percent change in total rate 2009/2010 to 2010/2011 and percent change in total rate 2000/2001 to 2010/2011, calculated using number and rate units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Jurisdiction RemandNote 1 Sentenced custodyNote 2 Other temporary detentionNote 3 Total custody Percent change in total rate 2009/2010 to 2010/2011 Percent change in total rate 2000/2001 to 2010/2011
number rateNote 4 number rateNote 4 number rateNote 4 number rateNote 4
Province or territory  
Newfoundland and Labrador 81 19.4 233 55.9 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 314 75.3 0.0 7.2
Prince Edward Island 18 16.0 91 79.5 5 4.4 114 99.9 27.9 19.2
Nova Scotia 241 31.3 156 20.3 28 3.7 426 55.3 -2.0 15.3
New Brunswick 140 22.9 303 49.6 9 1.4 452 74.0 -1.6 52.9
Quebec 2,062 32.3 2,526 39.6 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 4,589 71.9 -1.3 28.5
Ontario 5,341 50.9 3,173 30.2 217 2.1 8,731 83.1 -1.8 -2.7
Manitoba 1,298 136.6 721 75.9 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 2,019 212.5 6.4 63.3
Saskatchewan 516 64.3 997 124.2 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 1,513 188.5 -1.0 24.0
Alberta 1,733 59.8 1,256 43.3 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 2,989 103.1 1.2 21.5
British Columbia 1,454 39.5 1,190 32.3 173 4.7 2,818 76.6 0.8 -3.3
Yukon 39 141.3 35 129.3 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 74 270.7 -7.3 14.8
Northwest Territories 109 337.9 192 592.7 0 0.0 301 930.6 8.6 34.7
NunavutNote 5 53 257.9 43.1 210.9 26 126 122 595.7 7.8 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period
TotalNote 6 13,086 48.1 10,916 40.1 458 1.7 24,461 89.9 -0.1 12.5
Federal Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable 13,758 50.6 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable 13,758 50.6 2.6 -5.8
TotalNote 6 13,086 48.1 24,674 40.1 458 1.7 38,219 140.5 0.9 5.1
.. not available for a specific reference period
… not applicable
1. Includes adults held in remand only, and inmates held in remand and sentenced custody (dual status).
2. Includes adults held in sentenced custody only, and inmates held in sentenced custody and other temporary detention (dual status).
3. Includes adults held in other temporary detention only, and inmates held in other temporary detention and remand (dual status).
4. Rates are calculated per 100,000 adult population (18 years and over) using revised July 1st population estimates from Statistics Canada, Demography Division. Rates may not match those previously published in other reports.
5. The average number of adults in custody in Nunavut was not available in 2000/2001. As such, the percent change from 2000/2001 to 2010/2011 cannot be calculated.
6. Percent changes in the total rate of custody from 2000/2001 to 2010/2011 exclude Nunavut.
Note: Counts are based upon the average number of adults in custody on any given day. Figures may not add up due to rounding.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Corrections Key Indicator Report for Adults.
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