Table 4
Average counts of youth in custody, by province and territory, 2010/2011

Table 4
Average counts of youth in custody, by province and territory, 2010/2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of average counts of youth in custody. The information is grouped by province and territory (appearing as row headers), remand, secure custody, open custody, provincial director remand, total , percent change in rate from 2009/2010 to 2010/2011 and percent change in rate from 2005/2006 to 2010/2011, calculated using number and rate units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Province and territory Remand Secure custody Open custody Provincial director remand Total Percent change in rate from 2009/2010 to 2010/2011Note 2 Percent change in rate from 2005/2006 to 2010/2011Note 3
number rateNote 1 number rateNote 1 number rateNote 1 number rateNote 1 number rateNote 1
Newfoundland and Labrador 4 1 6 2 6 2 0 0 16 5 -32 -58
Prince Edward Island 1 1 3 2 5 4 0 0 9 8 0 77
Nova Scotia 12 2 4 1 24 4 2 0 42 6 -14 -18
New Brunswick 13 2 17 3 12 2 1 0 43 8 -22 -25
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 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 368 4 126 1 126 1 0 0 620 6 -8 -24
Manitoba 191 19 49 5 30 3 13 1 282 28 10 38
Saskatchewan 66 8 63 8 53 6 0 0 182 22 -2 -5
Alberta 91 3 50 2 20 1 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable 160 6 -6 -16
British Columbia 67 2 26 1 32 1 0 0 126 4 -6 -2
Yukon 2 7 0 1 1 3 0 0 3 11 -26 -4
Northwest Territories 4 10 5 12 7 17 0 0 15 39 12 -26
Nunavut 4 9 2 5 1 3 0 0 7 18 9 -37
TotalNote 4 820 4 352 2 317 2 16 0 1,505 8 -5 -12
.. not available for a specific reference period
... not applicable
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 Quebec.
3. Percent change in rate from 2005/2006 to 2010/2011 for total correctional services excludes Quebec.
4. Excludes data from Quebec.
Note: Counts are based upon the average number of youth in custody on any given day.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Corrections Key Indicator Report for Young Offenders.
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