Image description - Self-injurious Incidents and the Number of Federally Sentenced Woment Engaging in Self-Injurious Behaviour

The number of federally sentenced incarcerated women who engage in self-injury has steadily increased from approximately 20 in 2008/09 to approximately 75 in 2017/18

The number of incidents involving self-injury among federally sentenced women has fluctuated each reporting year. 2008/09 saw approximately 80 incidents; 2009/10, 280; 2010/11, 240; 2011/12, 210; 2012/13, 320; 2013/14, 520; 2014/15, 230; 2015/16, 200; 2016/17, 490; and 2017/18, 300.

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