Gov.uk: The figures in this topic brief relate to the number of people entering, leaving or in detention, solely under Immigration Act powers, at immigration removal centres (IRCs), short-term holding facilities (STHFs) and pre-departure accommodation (PDA).
All data below relate to the year ending June 2015 and all comparisons are with the year ending June 2014, unless indicated otherwise.
The number of people entering detention in the year ending June 2015 increased by 10% to 32,053 from 29,122 in the previous year. Over the same period there was a similar increase of 9% in those leaving detention (from 29,055 to 31,628). Continue reading “Immigration detention statistics 27 August 2015 to 25 November 2015”