Year
Contributor(s)Community Justice Coalition

Overview

Incarceration rate (per 100,000 inhabitants)

196

i
2015
/ Australian Bureau of Statistics

Total number of prisoners

36,134

i
2015
/ Australian Bureau of Statistics

Average length of imprisonment (in months)

36

months

i
2015
/ Australian Bureau of Statistics

Name of authority in charge of the prison service

Department of Corrective Services (Individual State/Territory)

Total number of prison facilities

111

i
2015
/ Australian Bureau of Statistics