A One-Day Snapshot of Aboriginal Youth in Custody Across Canada

Figure 10.7: Where the Offence was Committed or Allegedly Committed

This is a pie chart which illustrates where the Territories on snapshot youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission.

This pie chart is divided into five categories, which stand for each location: city, town, don’t know/other, Inuit community and aboriginal reserve.

  • 21% of Territories Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in a city
  • 1% of Territories Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission on an Aboriginal reserve
  • 60% of Territories Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in a town
  • 10% of Territories Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in an unknown/other location
  • 8% of Territories Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed their offence for their current admission in an Inuit community

Source: One-Day Snapshot of Aboriginal Youth in Custody (2001).

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