§ Ms Ruddock
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) what percentage of(a) male juveniles and (b) female juveniles convicted of an indictable offence received a custodial sentence in 1993–94;
(2) what percentage of (a) men and (b) women convicted of an indictable offence received a custodial sentence in 1993–94.
§ Mr. Maclean
Information for 1993 will not be available until the autumn.
Information for 1992 on persons sentenced to immediate custody by age and gender is published in table 7.15 of the Command Paper "Criminal Statistics England and Wales 1992", a copy of which is in the Library.