Table 2:

Region in British Columbia that incarcerated women reported to be going to after their release from a provincial correctional facility during telephone interview

RegionNo. (%) of women
n = 346
Vancouver Island/coast49 (14.2)
Lower Mainland/Southwest*166 (48.0)
Thompson-Okanagan76 (22.0)
Kootenay2 (0.6)
Cariboo7 (2.0)
Northeast1 (0.3)
Out of province2 (0.6)
Unsure36 (10.4)
Answer missing7 (2.0)
  • * Region where the Alouette Correctional Centre for Women is located.

  • Includes women who reported they were unsure of where they would go and those who reported more than 1 possible destination.