Department of Justice

Corrections

Corrections Statistics

Whitehorse Correctional Centre

3rd Quarter Report

April 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016

Total Admissions*

388

Sentenced 

23%

Remand 

 75%

Other** 

 2%

*One Admission constitutes each occurrence. Therefore one person may have more than one admission in a reporting period.  
**Other Sentence Types: Immigration Hold, Yukon Review Board, Federal Sentence.   

Admissions by gender

 
Male 

 88%

Female 

 12%

Admissions by age

 
 
18 to 34 

 51%

35 to 49 

 33%

50 and over 

 16%

Average age at admission 

 36 years old

Admissions by ethnicity

 
First Nations 

 64%

Non-First Nations 

 36%

Sentenced admission by length (original sentence)

 

91

Less than 30 days 

40%

30 days to 89 days 

28%

90 days to 364 days 

24%

365 days to 2 years or more 

8%

Average length of sentenced admission 

102 days

Time served by length (actual) for sentenced inmates***

 
 
Less than 30 days  

45%

30 days to 89 days 

30%

90 days to 364 days

18% 

365 days to 2 years or more 

7%

*** Each inmate is eligible to have his or her period of incarceration reduced up to 33% with earned remission days.  

Average time served by length (actual)

 
 
Sentenced inmates 

88 days 

Remand inmates 

46 days 

Whitehorse Correctional Centre

2015-16 Year End Report

April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016

Total Admissions*

733

Sentenced 

34%

Remand 

 63%

Other** 

 3%

*One Admission constitutes each occurrence. Therefore one person may have more than one admission in a reporting period.  
**Other Sentence Types: Immigration Hold, Yukon Review Board, Federal Sentence.   

Admissions by gender

 
Male 

 88%

Female 

 12%

Admissions by age

 
 
19 to 34

 48%

35 to 49 

 33%

50 and over 

 19%

Average age at admission 

 37 years old

Admissions by ethnicity

 
First Nations 

 70%

Non-First Nations 

 30%

Sentenced admission by length (original sentence)

 

260

Less than 32 days 

40%

32 days to 89 days 

28%

90 days to 364 days 

25%

365 days to 2 years or more 

7%

Average length of sentenced admission 

100 days

Time served by length (actual) for sentenced inmates***

 
 
Less than 32 days  

51%

32 days to 89 days 

29%

90 days to 364 days

19% 

365 days to 2 years or more 

1%

*** Each inmate is eligible to have his or her period of incarceration reduced up to 33% with earned remission days.  

Average time served by length (actual)

 
 
Sentenced inmates 

57 days 

Remand inmates 

42 days