Table 3
Average counts of youth in correctional services, by province and territory, 2010/2011

Table 3
Average counts of youth in correctional services, by province and territory, 2010/2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of average counts of youth in correctional services. The information is grouped by province and territory (appearing as row headers), custody, community supervision, total, percent change in rate 2009/2010 to 2010/2011 and percent change in rate 2005/2006 to 2010/2011, calculated using number and rate units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Province and territory Custody Community supervision Total Percent change in rate 2009/2010 to 2010/2011Note 2 Percent change in rate 2005/2006 to 2010/2011Note 3
number rateNote 1 number rateNote 1 number rateNote 1
Newfoundland and Labrador 16 5 316 92 332 97 -13 -34
Prince Edward Island 9 8 139 124 148 132 2 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period
Nova Scotia 42 6 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 42 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period
New Brunswick 43 8 557 106 600 115 -3 -4
Quebec Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period
Ontario 620 6 6,361 64 6,981 71 -8 -20
Manitoba 282 28 1,790 177 2,072 205 4 17
Saskatchewan 182 22 1,329 158 1,512 180 -7 -3
Alberta 160 6 1,770 65 1,930 70 -7 4
British Columbia 126 4 890 28 1,016 33 -6 -27
Yukon 3 11 23 90 25 101 -17 38
Northwest Territories 15 39 84 215 99 254 -13 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period
Nunavut 7 18 56 140 63 157 -7 -6
TotalNote 4 1,505 8 13,315 71 14,820 79 -6 -12
.. not available for a specific reference period
1. Rates are calculated per 10,000 youth population (12 to 17 years) using revised July 1st population estimates from Statistics Canada, Demography Division. Rates may not match those previously published in other reports.
2. Percent change in rate from 2009/2010 to 2010/2011 for total correctional services excludes Nova Scotia and Quebec.
3. Percent change in rate from 2005/2006 to 2010/2011 for total correctional services excludes Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, Quebec, and Northwest Territories.
4. Excludes data from Quebec as well as community supervision data from Nova Scotia.
Note: Counts are based upon the average number of youth in correctional services on any given day.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Corrections Key Indicator Report for Young Offenders.
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