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2015 Statistics

Department of Corrective Services decision making is based on evidence. This is supported by timely, relevant, and reliable statistical information.

This statistical profile data is critical to the Department’s strategic policy and planning processes and is used to:

  • identify service delivery priorities
  • determine program effectiveness
  • infrastructure planning
  • recruitment
  • set strategic direction.

Transparent and accountable governance is enhanced through the production of relevant statistical data and its release to the general public on a regular basis.

Data is made available monthly through the Quick Reference Statistics and on a quarterly basis through the Quarterly Statistics Report.

Quick Reference Statistics

Quick Reference Statistics reports monthly on numbers of adults and young people who are in the care of the Department, either in custody or in the community. They are:

  • snapshot data for midnight (12.00 am) on the last day of the month
  • comparison information for the same month of the previous year

Quick reference statistics on:

Quarterly statistics

Quarterly Statistics reports quarterly on numbers of adults and young people who are in the care of the Department, either in custody or in the community.

These reports will be produced at the end of March, June, September and December.

The statistics provided in these reports are:

  • snapshot data current at midnight (12.00 am) on the last day of each quarter
  • comparison data for the same quarter of the previous year
  • includes trend information for each quarter for the previous five years.

Quarterly statistics on:

A Definition of Terms is included at the end of each report.

Page last updated: 24-Feb-2017