Immigrants: Detainees:Written question - HL8351

Q
Asked by Baroness Cox
Asked on: 05 June 2018
Home Office
Immigrants: Detainees
Lords
To ask Her Majesty's Government how many people have been held in UK immigration detention centres for over two months in 2018.
Answered on: 14 June 2018

Information on the number of people in detention, by length of detention is available in table dt_12_q of the detention tables in the latest release of ‘Immigration Statistics, year ending March 2018’, available from the GOV.uk website at: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/709326/detention-mar-2018-tables.ods Table dt_12_q has also been attached for ease of reference.

People in detention by length of detention

As at end of quarter

Length of detention

Total detainees

2018 Q1

*Total

2,758

2018 Q1

A: 3 days or less

182

2018 Q1

B: 4 to 7 days

164

2018 Q1

C: 8 to 14 days

335

2018 Q1

D: 15 to 28 days

440

2018 Q1

E: 29 days to less than 2 months

570

2018 Q1

F: 2 months to less than 3 months

289

2018 Q1

G: 3 months to less than 4 months

167

2018 Q1

H: 4 months to less than 6 months

254

2018 Q1

I: 6 months to less than 12 months

286

2018 Q1

J: 12 months to less than 18 months

55

2018 Q1

K: 18 months to less than 24 months

11

2018 Q1

L: 24 months to less than 36 months

4

2018 Q1

M: 36 months to less than 48 months

1

2018 Q1

N: 48 months or more

0

Table dt_12_q (Excel SpreadSheet, 47.52 KB)

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