1301.0 - Year Book Australia, 2003  
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During the June quarter 2001 there were an average of 57,207 persons (based on the first day of the month figures) in community-based corrections, with sentenced probation being the most prevalent option for all states and territories (table 11.34).


11.34 PERSONS IN COMMUNITY-BASED CORRECTIONS - June quarter 2001

Type of penalty
Units
NSW(a)
Vic.
Qld
SA
WA
Tas.
NT
ACT
Aust.

Community-based corrections(a)(b)
no.
18,323
6,497
17,724
5,863
5,054
949
1,431
1,365
57,207
Restricted movement
no.
184
. .
239
176
80
. .
40
. .
719
Reparation
Fine option
no.
122
1,131
6,054
1,523
550
61
261
. .
9,701
Community service
no.
5,153
893
2,099
1,430
2,142
326
430
214
12,687
Supervision (compliance)
Parole
no.
3,616
1,009
1,521
948
1,166
110
179
149
8,698
Bail
no.
168
-
-
233
-
-
-
167
569
Sentenced probation
no.
11,264
3,630
7,811
2,432
3,053
552
611
836
30,188
Community-based corrections
rate(c)
371.4
173.8
644.5
509.8
355.1
269.9
1,045.4
579.5
388.6

(a) Average of the number on first day of each month in the June quarter 2001.
(b) As a person may have more than one type of order, the sum of the components may be greater than the total.
(c) Rate per 100,000 adult population.

Source: Corrective Services Australia, June Quarter 2001 (4512.0).


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