Image description - A graph depicting the religious diversity of total in-custody population from fiscal years 2008-09 to 2018-19

A graph depicting the religious diversity of total in-custody population from fiscal years 2008-09 to 2018-19:

  • Hindu: In 2008-09, 0.24%; 2009-10, 0.23%; 2010-11, 0.29%; 2011-12, 0.27%; 2012-13, 0.22%; 2013-14, 0.20%; 2015-16, 0.16%; 2016-17, 0.22%; 2017-18, 0.26%; and 2018-19, 0.27%.
  • Sikh: In 2008-09, 0.49%; 2009-10, 0.57%; 2010-11, 0.58%; 2011-12, 0.67%; 2012-13, 0.79%; 2013-14, 0.76%; 2015-16, 0.60%; 2016-17, 0.59%; 2017-18, 0.71%; and 2018-19, 0.77%.
  • Jewish: In 2008-09, 0.67%; 2009-10, 0.74%; 2010-11, 0.77%; 2011-12, 0.73%; 2012-13, 0.84%; 2013-14, 0.87%; 2015-16, 0.83%; 2016-17, 0.73%; 2017-18, 0.80%; and 2018-19, 1.06 %.
  • Rasta: In 2008-09, 0.46%; 2009-10, 0.52%; 2010-11, 0.59%; 2011-12, 0.64%; 2012-13, 0.69%; 2013-14, 0.89%; 2015-16, 0.90%; 2016-17, 0.86%; 2017-18, 0.79%; and 2018-19, 0.86%.
  • Wiccan/Pagan: In 2008-09, 0.52%; 2009-10, 0.81%; 2010-11, 0.80%; 2011-12, 0.75%; 2012-13, 0.75%; 2013-14, 0.76%; 2015-16, 0.93%; 2016-17, 0.92%; 2017-18, 1.40%; and 2018-19, 1.79%.
  • Buddhist: In 2008-09, 1.48%; 2009-10, 1.60%; 2010-11, 2.10%; 2011-12, 1.96%; 2012-13, 2.08%; 2013-14, 1.94%; 2015-16, 1.98%; 2016-17, 1.95%; 2017-18, 2.06%; and 2018-19, 2.24%.
  • Indigenous Spirituality: In 2008-09, 5.02%; 2009-10, 4.86%; 2010-11, 5.09%; 2011-12, 5.51%; 2012-13, 6.05%; 2013-14, 6.56%; 2015-16, 6.61%; 2016-17, 6.87%; 2017-18, 6.82%; and 2018-19, 7.00%.
  • Muslim: In 2008-09, 4.35%; 2009-10, 4.76%; 2010-11, 4.99%; 2011-12, 5.40%; 2012-13, 5.45%; 2013-14, 6.42%; 2015-16, 6.56%; 2016-17, 6.59%; 2017-18, 7.11%; and 2018-19, 7.73%.
  • No identified religion: In 2008-09, 18.45%; 2009-10, 17.54%; 2010-11, 18.24%; 2011-12, 18.89%; 2012-13, 18.69%; 2013-14, 17.23%; 2015-16, 17.37%; 2016-17, 16.30%; 2017-18, 15.25%; and 2018-19, 15.80%.
  • Other religions: In 2008-09, 3.17%; 2009-10, 3.23%; 2010-11, 3.14%; 2011-12, 3.13%; 2012-13, 2.45%; 2013-14, 2.03%; 2015-16, 1.95%; 2016-17, 1.77%; 2017-18, 1.59%; and 2018-19, 1.60%.
  • Religion unknown: In 2008-09, 6.06%; 2009-10, 7.26%; 2010-11, 6.83%; 2011-12, 7.19%; 2012-13, 8.14%; 2013-14, 8.45%; 2015-16, 9.59%; 2016-17, 14.21%; 2017-18, 15.48%; and 2018-19, 14.98%.

Note: Data was not available for 2014-15 fiscal year from CSC’s Data Warehouse.

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