Corrections Key Indicator Report for Adults and Youth (CKIR)
Probation rate of population, ratio
Probation rate refers to the number of persons being supervised on probation per 100,000 adults or per 10,000 youth in Canada. Probation is a type of community-based sanction, where the offender is placed under the supervision of a probation officer or other designated person.
Population refers to the total membership, based on specific characteristics, of a group of people, objects or events at a given time and within a particular geographic area.
The data for this variable are reported using the following measurements:
- Rate per 100,000 persons
- Rate per 10,000 persons