Youth detention census

Territory Families compiles a daily census showing the number of young people held at the youth detention centres in Darwin and Alice Springs.

The graphs below summarise the weekly data, starting from 1 July 2017:

  • average number of young people held in detention centres, and whether they are on remand or sentenced to detention
  • average number by gender - per location and combined
  • average number of young people in detention, and whether they are Aboriginal or non-Aboriginal.

Average daily number in detention - by location 

Average daily number in detention - by status 

 Average daily number in detention - by gender  

Average daily number in detention - Aboriginal/non-Aboriginal

Last updated: 12 December 2017