Correctional Services Budget Vote Speech – 2014/2015

Chart 1 Inmate Population-page-001Chart 2 Remand-page-001







Chart3 and 4 Health-page-001

Chart 5 Budget

Chart 6 Priority Spend-page-001














On the 16th of July 2014, Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Micheal Masutha gave his Budget Vote Speech. The WJP took some statistics from his speech and presented them in a visual form. The speech included topics such as inmate population, improving the remand detention system, health care services, social reintegration, etc. PDF versions of the stats taken from the minister’s speech are available below:

Chart:1 Inmate Population

Chart 2: Remand Detention

Chart 3 and 4: HIV Testing Numbers and TB Cure Rate, respectively

Chart 5: Department of Justice and Correctional Services Budget

Chart 6: Priority Spend


You can also read the minister’s full speech.


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