National Statistics

Prison Statistics England and Wales 2001

This document contains the following information: Prison Statistics England and Wales 2001.


Prison Statistics England and Wales 2001 - Full Text

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This document contains the following information: This annual publication presents a range of statistics on the prison population and system during the year.

Individual chapters deal with: prison population in 2001; remand prisoners; young offenders and adults under sentence; life sentence prisoners; ethnic group, nationality and religion; prison regimes, conditions and costs; offences and punishments; reconviction of prisoners discharged from prison in 1998; parole and home detention curfew; research on prison related topics; directory of related internet sites.

This Command Paper was laid before Parliament by a Government Minister by Command of Her Majesty. Command Papers are considered by the Government to be of interest to Parliament but are not required to be presented by legislation.

Published 26 February 2003