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Children Statistics and Information

19. Recidivism rate

Figures for person aged under 18 are not available.
Below is the recidivism rate[1] for persons aged under 21 on discharge:

Discharge year Recidivism rate for persons aged under 21 on discharge
2008 26.8%
2009 23.2%
2010 20.9%
2011 17.7%
2012 15.6%
2013 13.4%
2014 12.6%

 

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Recidivism rate is defined as the rate (%) of re-admission within two years after discharge of all local convicts released from CSD’s custody.