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Key services measures for 2019-2020 - custody 

KEY SERVICE MEASURES - YOUNG PEOPLE IN CUSTODY
2015/16
2016/17
2017/18
2018/19
​2019/20
Average daily number of young people in custody
​292
​273
286
​265
​251
Average daily number and percent of young women in custody
21
(7%)
​21
(8%)
​26

(9%)

​23
(9%)
​20
(8%)
​Average daily number and percent of young people of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background
​158
(54%)
​144 (53%)
​134 (47%)
​127

(48%)


​112
(45%)
​Average daily number and percent of young people serving custodial sentences
135
(46%)
​118 (43%)
​116 (41%)
​117
(44%)

​107
(43%)
​Average daily number and percent of young people remanded in custody awaiting of court proceedings to be finalised
​157
(54%)
154 (56%)
​170 (59%)

​148

(56%)


​144
(57%)

Source: DCJ/YJ BA. Effective date 1 July 2020.


Average daily number of young people in custody

Average Daily Number in Custody

Average weekly number of young people in custody by legal status

Average Weekly by Legal Status

Average daily number of young people in custody by month

Average Daily No in Custody by Month

Average daily number (and percentage) of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people in custody 

Average daily no of Aboriginal YP in custody

Average daily number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people in custody by month

Daily Number Aboriginal Young People

Admissions to Youth Justice Centres

Admissions to custody

Number of remand admissions

Remand Admissions

Length of stay for young people in custody on remand

Length of Stay on remand

Length of stay for young people in custody on control

Length of Stay on Control

Proportion of young people with a remand episode who receive, or do not receive a Control Order within 12 months

Propn on remand who recieve Control Order within 12 months