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

Figure 9.8: Location Where the Offence was Committed or Allegedly Committed

This is a pie chart which illustrates where the British Columbia on 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: city, town, don’t know/other and aboriginal reserve.

  • 67% of British Columbia Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in a city
  • 9% of British Columbia Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission on an Aboriginal reserve
  • 22% of British Columbia Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in a town
  • 2% of British Columbia Aboriginal youth committed or allegedly committed the offence for their current admission in an unknown/other location

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

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