§ Mr. Mayhew
The latest readily available information is given in the following table:
Population* aged under 21 in adult prisons† in England and Wales on 30 September 1982: by type of prison Type of prison† Number* Local prisons with young prisoner wings 690 Other local prisons 1,055 Closed prisons, with young prisoner wings 101 Other adult prisons 67 Total 1,913
*Includes remand prisoners.
†Excludes remand centres.