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

Figure 3.7: Where the Offence was Committed or Allegedly Committed

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

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

  • 36% of Atlantic Region Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in an Inuit community
  • 32% of Atlantic Region Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission on a reserve
  • 27% of Atlantic Region Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in a town
  • 5% of Atlantic Region Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission doesn’t know/other

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

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