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Indigenous and Black people are significantly over-represented in the Canadian corrections system.
Last Update: June 14th, 2020.
Indigenous lives matter. Black lives matter.
1) Project Goal
Compare the rates of incarceration of visible minorities in Canada to their population.
Present data through a simple and clear infographic.
2) Data Source & Preparation
Population data is from the 2016 Canadian Census Profile.
Corrections data is from the 2017 Corrections and Conditional Release Statistical Overview, Table C9.
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