Description of Graphic - 10 Year Offender Population Trends: (Incarcerated and Community)

A line graph depicting the proportional representation of Caucasian, Aboriginal and Black offenders over a 10 year period (from fiscal year 2003-2004 to 2011-2012). The graph includes both incarcerated offenders and offenders in the community. The trend line for Caucasian offenders declines over the 10 year period, from approximately 70% to just under 60%. Over the same period the proportion of Black offenders moderately increases from approximately 5% to almost 10%, and the proportion of Aboriginal offenders increases from just under 20% to more than 20% of offenders.

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