Most of the 4,542 young people under youth justice supervision on an average day in 2022–23 were male (81%) and supervised in the community (82%). Overall rates of supervision varied among the states and territories, from 4.7 per 10,000 in Victoria to 79 per 10,000 in the Northern Territory. Rates of supervision for community-based supervision and detention fell over the 5 years from 2018–19 to 2022–23.

  • Cat. no: JUV 143