Department of Justice

Corrections

Corrections Statistics

Whitehorse Correctional Centre

Mid-Year Report

April 1 to September 30, 2017

Total Admissions*

227

Sentenced 

30%

Remand 

 68%

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 

 93%

Female 

 7%

Admissions by age

 
 
18 to 34 

 52%

35 to 49 

 34%

50 and over 

 14%

Average age at admission 

 36 years old

Admissions by ethnicity

 
First Nations 

 65%

Non-First Nations 

 35%

Sentenced admission by length (original sentence)

 

68

Less than 30 days 

42%

30 days to 89 days 

29%

90 days to 364 days 

25%

365 days to 2 years or more 

4%

Average length of sentenced admission 

80 days

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

 
 
Less than 30 days  

63%

30 days to 89 days 

23%

90 days to 364 days

11% 

365 days to 2 years or more 

3%

*** 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 

73 days 

Remand inmates 

43 days 

Whitehorse Correctional Centre

1st Quarter Report

April 1, 2017 to June30, 2017

Total Admissions*

123

Sentenced 

30%

Remand 

 68%

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 

 92%

Female 

 8%

Admissions by age

 
 
18 to 34 

 54%

35 to 49 

 36%

50 and over 

 10%

Average age at admission 

 35 years old

Admissions by ethnicity

 
First Nations 

 63%

Non-First Nations 

 37%

Sentenced admission by length (original sentence)

 

37

Less than 30 days 

33%

30 days to 89 days 

33%

90 days to 364 days 

30%

365 days to 2 years or more 

6%

Average length of sentenced admission 

76 days

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

 
 
Less than 30 days  

57%

30 days to 89 days 

26%

90 days to 364 days

12% 

365 days to 2 years or more 

5%

*** 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 

55 days 

Whitehorse Correctional Centre

Year End Report

April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017

Total Admissions*

510

Sentenced 

24%

Remand 

 75%

Other** 

 1%

*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 

 52%

35 to 49 

 35%

50 and over 

 13%

Average age at admission 

 36 years old

Admissions by ethnicity

 
First Nations 

 64%

Non-First Nations 

 36%

Sentenced admission by length (original sentence)

 

121

Less than 30 days 

39%

30 days to 89 days 

31%

90 days to 364 days 

25%

365 days to 2 years or more 

5%

Average length of sentenced admission 

86 days

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

 
 
Less than 30 days  

60%

30 days to 89 days 

24%

90 days to 364 days

14% 

365 days to 2 years or more 

2%

*** 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)

 

 52

Sentenced inmates 

83 days 

Remand inmates 

44 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