Adult correctional services, admissions to provincial, territorial and federal programs (Nova Scotia)

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Adult correctional services, admissions to provincial, territorial and federal programs
(Nova Scotia)
  N.S.1
  2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  number of admissions
Custodial and community admissions
Total custodial admissions 4,640 5,613 5,498 5,187 5,323
Sentenced2 1,796 2,171 2,056 1,968 2,096
Remand 2,558 3,160 3,150 2,944 2,843
Other statuses3 286 282 292 275 384
  days
Median sentence length4,5 60 50 59 50 44
  %
Sentenced admissions of females2 9 9 9 9 9
Sentenced admissions of Aboriginal persons2 8 7 9 7 7
  years
Sentenced admissions by median age on admission2 31 31 32 32 32
  days
Median time served on remand 6 6 7 7 6
  number of admissions
Total community admissions 3,978 4,247 4,232 4,357 4,230
Probation 3,316 3,468 3,445 3,485 3,455
Conditional sentence 662 779 787 872 775
Provincial parole . . . . .
  months
Median probation order length 12 12 12 12 12
  %
Probation admissions of females 17 19 19 19 20
Probation admissions of Aboriginal persons 5 5 6 6 6
  years
Probation admissions by median age on admission 32 31 32 32 31

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