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4517.0 - Prisoners in Australia, 2006  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 14/12/2006   
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2006 edition

These data cubes contain two components. The first component of the data cubes - tables 1 to A3 - are Excel spreadsheet versions of the publication tables. The second component includes 6 Excel workbooks containing a total of 31 tables where data has been cross-classified by state and territory. A summary of what is available in the tables that have been cross-classified by state and territory is as follows:

4517.0 All Prisoners 2006 Tables 1-5

        1 Number of prisoners by age

        2 Imprisonment rates by age

        3 Mean and median age of prisoners

        4 Number of prisoners by country of birth

        5 Prisoners by known prior adult imprisonment under sentence

4517.0 Sentenced Prisoners 2006 Tables 6-12
        6 Sentenced prisoners by level of court of sentence

        7 Number of sentenced prisoners by most serious offence

        8 Number of sentenced prisoners by aggregate sentence

        9 Mean and median aggregate sentence of sentenced prisoners

        10 Number of sentenced prisoners by expected time to serve

        11 Mean and median expected time to serve of sentenced prisoners

        12 Sentenced prisoners by most serious offence

4517.0 Unsentenced Prisoners 2006 Tables 13-16
        13 Number of unsentenced prisoners by most serious charge

        14 Number of unsentenced prisoners by court

        15 Number of unsentenced prisoners by time on remand

        16 Time on remand for unsentenced prisoners by court

4517.0 Indigenous and Non-Indigenous prisoners 2006 Tables 17-25
        17 Prisoners by Indigenous status and age

        18 Imprisonment rates by Indigenous status and age

        19 Mean and median age of prisoners by Indigenous status

        20 Prisoners by Indigenous status and known prior adult imprisonment under sentence

        21 Prisoners by Indigenous status and most serious offence/charge

        22 Sentenced prisoners by Indigenous status and aggregate sentence

        23 Mean and median aggregate sentence of sentenced prisoners by Indigenous status

        24 Sentenced prisoners by Indigenous status and expected time to serve

        25 Mean and median expected time to serve of sentenced prisoners by Indigenous status

4517.0 Periodic Detainees 2006 Tables 26-29
        26 Periodic detainees by age

        27 Mean and median age of periodic detainees

        28 Periodic detainees by most serious offence

        29 Periodic detainees by aggregate sentence

4517.0 Prisoners by Location 2006 Tables 30-31
        30 Prisoners by location

        31 Prisoners by sex and security classification


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