Table 7
Proportion of youth admitted to correctional services who were female, by province and territory, 2003/2004 and 2007/2008

[an error occurred while processing this directive]85-002-x[an error occurred while processing this directive] [an error occurred while processing this directive]

Standard table symbols

Province and territory Remand1 Sentenced custody2 Probation3
2004/2005 2007/2008 2003/2004 2007/2008 2003/2004 2007/2008
percent
Newfoundland and Labrador 19 26 19 15 19 19
Prince Edward Island .. .. 16 .. .. ..
Nova Scotia 11 24 7 22 17 ..
New Brunswick 16 16 23 21 15 21
Quebec .. .. .. .. .. ..
Ontario 21 20 17 15 21 23
Manitoba 20 22 11 10 29 27
Saskatchewan .. .. 11 13 24 26
Alberta 22 18 11 17 19 21
British Columbia 24 24 20 24 25 28
Yukon 0 22 0 38 30 20
Northwest Territories 26 40 29 25 .. 37
Nunavut 0 .. 8 .. .. ..
Adjusted total 21 20 16 17 22 24
1. Total excludes Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan and Nunavut.
2. Total excludes Prince Edward Island, Quebec and Nunavut.
3. Total excludes Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, Quebec, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
Note: The earliest reference year for remand is 2004/2005 rather than 2003/2004 (first year of implementation of the Youth Criminal Justice Act) as 2003/2004 data for Ontario were incomplete. Percentages are based on total offences excluding unknowns.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Youth Custody and Community Services Survey and Integrated Correctional Services Survey.
Report a problem on this page

Is something not working? Is there information outdated? Can't find what you're looking for?

Please contact us and let us know how we can help you.

Privacy notice

Date modified: